Lots 558 - 569, Catalogue of Auction #39 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
558  35, 48-49 var
1892, Elephant, Liberian Star, President Johnson, three horizontal imperforated pairs, full OG, LH, VF
559  33/49
1892, President Johnson, Liberian Star, Animals, twelve imperforated plate proofs in various colors, printed on thickened paper, complete issue for the year, VF and rare assembly
560  94
1903, Liberty, three large die proofs of 3c, colors: dark brown, green and violet, printed on india paper with thickened borders, approximate size 75x90mm, no gum as issued, VF
561  116a, 120a, 121b
1909, three stamps with inverted centers, stamp of 25c in addition has stamp design strongly shifted, resulting in spectacular error of missing bottom inscription, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
562  169
1918, Traveler's Tree, perforated proof of 25c in black, no gum as produced, VF
563 (*)   C1-3
Air Post stamps 1936, Palm Trees, black surcharge "six cents", complete set of three, very fresh, unused, no gum, VF, Fiecchi certificate, C.v. $750
564  C18 var
1941, Trimotor Plane, inverted black surcharge 50c on 2c red orange, full OG, LH, F/VF, Stolow guarantee marking
565  C26 var
1941, Seaplane, inverted black overprint on $1 blue, right sheet margin horizontal pair, left stamp has slightly yellowish gum spot at the top left, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF, Stolow guarantee marking
566  F3

Registration stamps

1893, (10c) black, inscribed "Harper", perfect quality and premium centering, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF, a Liberian rarity, especially in sound condition, C.v. $2,250
567  F23a-24a
1921, Gabon Viper, 10c orange and black, 10c green and black, two imperforated sheet margin tete-beche pairs, no gum as produced, VF, C.v. $450
568  J3-9 imp

Postage Due stamps

1893, 2c-40c, imperforated complete set of seven, all are corner margin copies, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
569  O104 var

Official stamps

1918, Traveler's Tree, 25c chocolate and green, tete-beche pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, hinged, VF, just a few such errors recorded