Lots 723 - 726, Catalogue of Auction #40 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
723 **   1-2
1918, the First Vilnius issue, complete set of two, imperforated at one or two sides, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $200
724    17, 22
1919, the Second Kaunas issue 20sk and 40sk, used on cover addressed to Berlin, boxed German censorship marking, stamp of 20sk is defected, the cover was roughly opened, still F/VF and scarce franking
725 **   17 var
1919, the Second Kaunas issue, 40sk black, imperforated complete sheet of 20 stamps, setting is shifted, appears to be double impression, sheet margins on the right and at the bottom, different plate varieties, no gum as issued,VF and scarce multiple
726  210
1927, Lithuanian Cross, engraved imperforated sunken die proof of 2c in ochre, complete sheet of 16, printed on thin wove paper with thickened borders, no gum as issued, VF and very rare, just a few such proof sheets were produced