Lots 33 - 126, Catalogue of Auction #41 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
33 **   36-46

Aden

1951, King George VI, Camel, Ships, Views, surcharged issue, complete set of 11, four of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #36/46, ?65
50.00
34 **   48-61A
1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Camel, Ships, Views, complete by Scott set of 18, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #48/72, ?92
50.00
35  21-30

Antigua

1903-07, King Edward VII and Seal of the Colony, complete set of ten, watermark "Crown CC", full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #31/40, ?275
150.00
36  31-38
1908-17, Seal of the Colony, complete set of eight, watermark "Multiple Crown CA", full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, SG #41/50, ?160
100.00
37 **   84-95, 107-21
1938-62, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II, two complete sets, the total is 27 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #98/109, 120a/34, ?155
120.00
38 **   1-9

Ascension

1922, King George V and Views, overprint "Ascension" on stamps of St. Helena, complete set of nine, perfect condition, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, scarce never hinged, SG #1/9, ?300 as *
500.00
39  1-9
1922, King George V and Views, stamps of St. Helena overprinted "Ascension", complete set of nine, full OG, LH, F/VF, SG #1/9, ?300
200.00
40  8
1922, King George V, black overprint "Ascension" on St, Helena 3s violet and black, neat oval registration "11.Apr.31" date stamp, fresh, VF, SG #8, ?160
100.00
41  10-21
1924-33, King George V and Badge of St. Helena, complete set of 12, stamp of 1/2p has "broken mainmast" variety, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #10a/20, ?395
250.00
42  23-32
1934, King George V, Animals, Map, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #21/30, ?110
75.00
43 **   40-49
1938-53, King George VI and Views, complete set of 16, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #38b/47a, ?250, Scott C.v. $390
250.00
44  40-49
1938-53, King George VI and Views, complete set of 16, full OG, LH, F/VF, SG #38/47, C.v. $177.35
100.00
45 **   62-74
1956, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals and Views, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #57/69, ?110
60.00
46 **   142a-44a

Australia

1934, Centenary of Victoria, complete set of three, perforation 11 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #147a/49a, ?60 as hinged, Scott C.v. $117.75
60.00
47 **   147-49
1934, Merino Ram, complete set of three, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #150/52, ?42 as hinged, Scott C.v. $94
50.00
48 (*)   51a

Australia - New South Wales

1867, Queen Victoria, 10p lilac, imperforated bottom sheet margin block of six, cylinder No.1 on the margin, unused, no gum, VF, SG #205, the stamp is mentioned but unpriced in Scott Cat.
300.00
49  85-89

Bahamas

1930, Tercentenary of the Colony, complete set of five, full OG, VLH, F/VF, SG #126/30, ?65
50.00
50 **   96
1935, King George V and Flamingos, 8p carmine and ultra, bottom sheet margin block of four, marginal inscription, post office fresh, NH, VF, SG #145, ?24 as hinged singles
50.00
51    100, 106
1940, Centenary of the Penny Black, commemorative cover of the Williamson Undersea Expedition, sent from Sea Floor, Nassau to Washington, DC, franked by two stamps, appropriately cancelled and autographed by John E. Williamson, postmarked on arrival, VF
120.00
52 **   132-47
1948, 300th Anniversary of the settlement of the Colony, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #178/93, ?70
60.00
53 **   15-17, 18 var

Bahrain

1934-35, King George V, stamps of India overprinted "Bahrain", complete set of three and in addition 1/2a green with inverted watermark, post office fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #15w, 16, 18-19, ?30.25
50.00
54 **   72-80
1950-55, King George VI, surcharged issue, complete set of nine, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, SG #71/79, ?80
75.00
55 **   193-201A

Barbados

1938-47, Sea Horses, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #248/56a, ?35
40.00
56  1-10

Basutoland

1933, King George V and Crocodile, complete set of ten, full OG, VLH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SG #1/10, ?225
150.00
57 **   28-38
1938, King George VI and Crocodile, complete set of 11, stamp of 5s with negligible gum wrinkle, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #18/28, ?80
50.00
58  92a

Bechuanaland Protectorate

1916, King George V and Seahorses, 2s6p pale brown, De La Rue printing, black overprint "Bechuanaland Protectorate", full OG, LH, VF, SG #85, ?120
100.00
59  93
1914, King George V and Seahorses, 5s rose carmine, Waterlow printing, black overprint "Bechuanaland Protectorate", full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #84, ?160
120.00
60  94-95
1916, King George V and Seahorses, 2s6p gray brown and 5s carmine rose, Bradbury, Wilkinson printing, black overprint "Bechuanaland Protectorate", full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #88-89, ?195
150.00
61  105-16
1932, King George V, Baobab Tree and Cattle, complete set of 12, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #99/110, ?300
250.00
62 **   124-36
1938-52, King George VI, Baobab Tree and Cattle, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #118/28, ?70
60.00
63 **   154-65, 180-83
1955-61, Queen Elizabeth II, two complete sets, the total is 26 stamps, full OG, NH, except 4p orange (#158) - VLH, VF, SG #143/53, 180/93, ?145
75.00
64 **   105-14

Bermuda

1936-40, King George V, Yachts, Views, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #98/106, 112, 112a, ?71.50 as hinged
75.00
65 **   118-28
1938-52, King George VI, Bird, Scenes, complete set of 14, blocks of four, most of them with sheet margins, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,800++
1250.00
66 **   143-62
1953-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Birds, Maps, Scenes, complete set of 20, full OG, NH, VF, SG #135/50, 140a, 145b, ?108
60.00
67 **   230-41

British Guiana

1938-52, King George VI, Birds, Map, Waterfall, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #308/19, ?75
60.00
68 **   253-67
1954-63, Queen Elizabeth II, Birds, Map, Scenes, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #331/45, ?75
50.00
69 **   144-55

British Honduras

1953-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Living Creatures, Views, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #179/90, ?75
50.00
70 **   1-13

British Occupation of Italian Colonies
Tripolitania

1948, black surcharge "B.M.A. Tripolitania" and new denominations on Great Britain King George VI stamps, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #T1/13, ?50
40.00
71 **   14-26
1950, black surcharge "B.A. Tripolitania" and new denominations on Great Britain King George VI stamps, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #T14/26, ?90
75.00
72 **   27-34
1951, black surcharge "B.A. Tripolitania" and new denominations on Great Britain King George VI stamps, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, VF, SG #T27/34, ?60
50.00
73 **   62-75

Brunei

1947-51, Brunei River and Native Houses, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #79/92, ?110
100.00
74 **   101-14
1964-70, Sultan of Brunei and Native Houses, complete set of 14, mostly margin copies, 1c-$1 are on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF, SG #118/31, ?103
60.00
75  O1-14

Burma
Official stamps

1937, King George V, overprint "Burma. Service" on stamps of India, complete fresh set of 14 without usual staining, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #O1/14, ?650
400.00
76 **   O43-55
1947, King George VI, overprint "Service" on Interim Burmese Government issue, complete set in blocks of four, several with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #O41/53, ?600++
400.00
77  125-30

Canada

1912-24, King George V, vertical perforation 8 1/2, complete set of six in horizontal pairs, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $371
150.00
78  
1934, 400th Anniversary of Jacques Cartier Discovery of Canada, no value indicated, rejected multicolored essay, imperforated block of four, signed by artist Pierre Gandon at the bottom, no gum as produced, VF and probably unique. The Scott Stamp Monthly article about this essay (April 2008) is enclosed
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1500.00
79 **   C1-9

Air Post stamps

1928-46, Airplanes and Allegory of Flight, nine stamps in blocks of four, complete for the period, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,125++
400.00
80    

Pioneer Flight Cover

September 15, 1926, First Flight pre-printed mixed franking cover "Seattle - Los Angeles" posted into the mail in Vancouver, BC, franked by two King George V stamps, upon arrival to Seattle uprated with two US adhesives, addressed to Tijuana, violet flight cachet and all appropriate markings, VF
150.00
81 **   96/273, C1-9, CE1-2, E6

Canada
Small Clean Collection

1908-46, approximately one hundred mint never hinged stamps in complete sets on three VARIO pages, including #135x2, 141-45x3, 146-48x3, 190x2, 192-94, 203, 209, 268-73x3, all Air Post issues for the period and much more, in addition #96-103 and #241-45, both are expertly regummed (counted as hinged), nice and well-preserved lot, F/VF centering, Scott C.v. is over $2,600
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750.00
82  32

Canada -Newfoundland

1868, Edward VII as Prince of Wales, six imperforated trial color proofs of 1c in horizontal pairs, colors: violet (issued color), red, red brown, dark brown, orange and green, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Unitrade #32TC, C.v. $1,200
600.00
83  61-74
1897, Cabot issue, ABN's imperforated plate proofs on india paper, complete set of 14, very fresh and choice, no gum as issued, VF
600.00
84 **   78-85
1897-1901, Royal Family issue, complete set of eight, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $220
200.00
85    46/82
1898-99, stationery envelope 3c blue, sent by registered mail from St. John's to Toronto, uprated by seven pictorials, arrival ds, VF; in addition cover locally sent in Harbor Grace, franked by two stamps, minor soiling, mostly VF, RES $150;
150.00
86  87-97
1910, Guy issue, Portraits, Ships, Views, complete set of 12, including both types of 6c stamp, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $487.30
300.00
87 **   163-71
1929-31, Map, Ship, Locomotive, Airplane, Views, re-engraved issue, complete set of nine, printed on paper without watermark, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $250
200.00
88  163-71
1929-31, Re-engraved issue, complete set of nine, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $156.50
80.00
89 **   212-25
1933, Sir Humphrey Gilbert issue, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #236/49, Scott C.v. $205
120.00
90 **   C2a

Canada -Newfoundland
Air Post stamps

1919, Trans-Atlantic Flight, black surcharge $1 on 15c scarlet, no comma after "Post" variety, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $360
250.00
91 **   C6-8
1931, Airplane, Dogs, Ship, Map with Air Routes, complete set of three, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $195
120.00
92 **   C13-17
1933, Labrador issue, complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #230/34, ?600 as hinged, Scott C.v. $1,060++
750.00
93 **   C13a
1933, Labrador issue, 5c red brown, imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $550 as two hinged pairs
500.00
94    C6

Pioneer Flight Covers

January - February 1931, two Local First Flight covers, first one on line "St. John's - Hampden", the other one on line "St. John's - St. Anthony", both franked with a pair of the "dog team" 15cbrown, flight cachet and all appropriate markings, VF
150.00
95    C7
August 23, 1931, First Official Air Mail Flight from St. John's to North Sydney, by "Gipsy Moth" airplane (pilot Arthur Sullivan), franked by air post 50c green, black flight cachet and all appropriate markings, VF, Muller#22, C.v. 2,000 points
100.00
96    C12
May 20, 1932, Dornier "DO-X", red surcharge $1.50 on $1 blue, cancelled in the second day of issue on pre-printed flown cover, St. John's "June.2.1932" backstamp, VF, C.v. $400
300.00
97  1-2, 3-7

Cayman Islands

1900-03, Queen Victoria and King Edward VII, watermark Crown CA, two complete sets, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, SG #1/2, 3/7, ?124
75.00
98 **   18-19
1907, surcharges on 5s salmon and green, complete by Stanley Gibbons set of two, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, SG #18/19, ?525 as *
600.00
99  85-96
1935-36, King George V, Animals, Map, Views, complete set of 12, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #96/107, ?190
150.00
100 **   100-11, 114-15
1938-47, King George VI, Animals, Views, complete set of 14, nice condition, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #115/26, ?90
75.00
101 **   122-34
1950, King George VI, Fish, Turtle, Map and Scenes, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #135/47, ?65
50.00
102  256

Ceylon

1928, imperforated plate proof of 5r in black, frame only, printed on chalky paper, vertical pair, no gum as produced, NH, VF
150.00
103 **   264-74
1935-36, King George V, Elephants, Scenes, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #368/78, ?45 as hinged
75.00
104 **   279-89A, 295
1938-49, King George VI, Elephants, Scenes, complete set of 14, including both 2rs and 10rs stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #386/97, F1, ?160
120.00
105  286c
1938, King George VI and Elephants, 50c dark violet and black, comb perforation 13x13 1/2, full OG, LH, F/VF and scarce perforation variety, SG #394a, ?375
200.00
106  112-14

Cook Islands

1938, King George VI and Scenes, imperforated plate proofs on thick paper without watermark, frames and central vignettes, complete set of six (3+3) in horizontal pairs, no gum as produced, VF and rare, SG #127/29
500.00
107 **   131-40
1949, Captain Cook, Maps, Scenes, complete set of ten, full OG, NH, VF, SG #150/59, ?40
40.00
108 **   143-55, 164-66

Cyprus

1938-51, King George VI, Map, Views, complete set of 19, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #151/63, ?200
150.00
109 **   97-110

Dominica

1938-47, King George VI and Scenes, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #99/109a, ?55
50.00
110  20-21

Falkland Islands

1898, Queen Victoria, complete set of two, fresh and nicely centered, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #41/42, ?475
300.00
111 **/*   54-64, var
1929, King George V and Penguins, complete set of 11, and in addition color shades of 1p, 4p and 6p, full OG, several stamps including ?1 are NH, others - LH or hinged, F/VF and scarce set in pristine condition, SG#116/26, 117a, 120a, 121a, ?707++
600.00
112 **   84-96, 101-02
1938-50, King George VI, Animals, Coat of Arms, Ships, Scenes, complete set of 18, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #148/63, ?425
350.00
113 **   107-20
1952, King George VI, Living Creatures, Ships, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #172/85, ?160
120.00
114 **   1L19-33

Falkland Islands Dependencies

1954-62, Queen Elizabeth II and Ships, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #G26/40, ?225
150.00
115 **   78

Fiji

1912, King Edward VII, ?1 purple and black on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, nice copy with intact perforation, full OG, NH, VF, SG #124, ?300 as hinged
400.00
116 **   132-43

Gambia

1938-46, King George VI and Elephant, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #150/61, ?110
100.00
117 **   134b
1938, King George VI and Elephant, 1 1/2p bright carmine and brown lake, color variety, short one tip of perforation on the left, full OG, NH, VF, SG #152, ?190
150.00
118 **   153-67
1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Elephant, Ships, Scenes, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #171/85, ?75
50.00
119    84, 97

Gibraltar
Zeppelin Flights

August 6-9, 1933, Zeppelin 4th South America Flight cover to Brazil, franked by two stamps, red Berlin connection, orange flight cachet, Pernambuco "9.VIII.33" arrival ds, VF, Sieger #223B
250.00
120    84, 96
December 8-12, 1934, Zeppelin 12th (Christmas) South America Flight registered cover from Gibraltar to Brazil, franked by two stamps, green confirmation marking, Rio arrival ds, VF, Sieger #286, ?400
250.00
121 **   40-51

Gilbert and Ellice Islands

1939-55, King George VI, Bird, Coat of Arms, Ships, Scenes, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #43/54, ?40
40.00
122  98-107

Gold Coast

1928, King George V and Christiansborg Castle, complete set of ten, full OG, LH, F/VF, SG #103/12, ?90
60.00
123 **  SG 120/31
1938, King George VI and Christiansborg Castle, 1/2p-5s, complete set of 11, perforation L12, full OG, NH, mostly VF and scarce, SG C.v. ?206.50
150.00
124 **   114-23

Grenada

1934-36, King George V, Ships and Scenes, complete set of ten, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #135/44, ?55 as hinged
75.00
125 **  SG 153/63f
1938-50, King George VI, Ship, Scenes, intact study of 38 stamps on nine pages, representing perforation and shades varieties of the issue, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, SG C.v. is over ?400
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250.00
126 **   199
1966, Queen Elizabeth II, 6c olive and black, watermark Multiple Block CA, top sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #218, ?190
120.00