Lots 154 - 174, Catalogue of Auction #40 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
154  66
1891, 50th Anniversary of the Colony, black overprint on 2c rose, defected last "E" in "JUBILEE" variety, perfect centering and intact perforation, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF and scarce in premium quality, SG #51, ?450++
300.00
155  69b
1898, surcharge (without Chinese character) 10c on 30c greenish gray, nice and flawless copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #54, ?550
400.00
156  70
1898, surcharge $1 on 96c black, perfect stamp in every respect, full OG, trace of hinge mark, VF, SG #52, ?180
150.00
157  70a
1898, surcharge (without Chinese characters) $1 on 96c black, fresh and strong color, full OG, LH, VF and rare in this pristine condition, SG #53, ?3,250
2500.00
158  70a var
1898, surcharge (without Chinese characters) $1 on 96c gray black, excellent centering, full OG, LH, VF and rare gorgeous copy, SG #53a, ?2,750
2000.00
159  109-24, 117a
1912-14, King George V, complete set of 17, including both 25c stamps, watermark Multiple Crown CA, several with sheet margins including the high value, fresh and nice, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF or better, SG #100/16, ?1,800
1500.00
160 **   140, var
1921, King George V, 25c red lilac and dull violet, watermark "Multiple Script CA", top sheet margin pair, right stamp has "broken flower in ornament" variety (position 3 in certain sheets), full OG, NH, VF, SG #126-126a, ?48 as hinged
75.00
161 **   147-50
1935, Silver Jubilee issue, complete set of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
162 **   147-50
1935, Silver Jubilee issue, complete set in blocks of four, block of 10c has minor perf separation, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $800++
500.00
163 **   168-73
1941, Centenary issue, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF, SG #163/68, ?75
50.00
164  174-75
1946, Victory issue, complete set in vertical strips of three, perforation "Specimen", full OG, NH, VF, SG #169/70, ?600++
500.00
165 **   185-98
1954-62, Queen Elizabeth II, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #178/91, ?200, Scott C.v. $299
150.00
166 **   203-17
1962, Queen Elizabeth II, Annigoni issue, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #196/210, ?225, Scott C.v. $260
150.00
167 **   275-88, var
1973, Queen Elizabeth II, complete set of 14 and two shades varieties of 10c and 30c, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $128.80
75.00
168 **   316-27
1976-81, Queen Elizabeth, re-issue, complete set of ten, stamps of 20c, 30c and all dollar values printed on unwatermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $311
200.00
169 **   388-403
1982, Queen Elizabeth II, complete set of 16, all are left sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $99.15
60.00
170 **   147-269

Small Collection

1935-72, 12 complete issues of Kings and early Queen Elizabeth II period, the total is 28 stamps on large black stockcard, including Jubilee, both Coronations, Centenary, five New Year sets and etc., post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $742.75
300.00
171   SG P2

Postcard stamps

1879, Queen Victoria, black surcharge 5c on 18c lilac, imperforated on the right copy, affixed over white postcard, inscription in blue, fresh, unused, VF and scarce, SG C.v. ?350
300.00
172  1-16

British Post Offices in China

1917, King George V, black overprint "China" on Hong Kong stamps, complete set of 16, fresh and choice, full OG, stamp of $1 is NH, others are LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #1/17, ?2,250, Scott C.v. $2,703
1500.00
173  17-27
1922-27, King George V, black overprint "China" on Hong Kong stamps, 1c-$2, complete set of 11, clean and nice, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SG #18/28, ?375
250.00
174    Yang #P37

Stationery postcard

1918, King George V, Hong Kong stationery postcard with black surcharge "China. Six Cents" on 4c red, perfect condition, unused, VF and scarce, Yang C.v. HK$5,000=US$645
350.00