Lots 29 - 129, Catalogue of Auction #44 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
29 **   1-11

Abu Dhabi

1964, Sultan, Gazelle, Oil Rig and Camels, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #1/11, ?80
75.00
30 **   15-25
1966, Gazelle, Oil Rig and Camels, surcharged issue, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #15/25, ?225, Scott C.v. $311.50
150.00
31 **   16-27

Aden

1939-48, King George VI, Camel, Ships, Views, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #16/27, ?75
60.00
32 **   36-46
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
33 **   48-61A
1953-63, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Ships, Views, complete by Scott set of 18, full OG, NH, VF, SG #48/72, ?120
50.00
34 **   1-11

Aden - Qu'aiti State of Shihr and Mukalla

1942-46, Sultan and Views, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/11, ?50
40.00
35  31-38

Antigua

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
36 **/*   84-96, 107-21
1938-62, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II, two complete sets of the similar design, the total is 27 stamps, full OG, NH or VLH (two high values of the King set), VF, SG #98/109, 120a/34, ?155
80.00
37  8

Ascension

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
38  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
39 **   62-74
1956, Queen Elizabeth II, Living Creatures, Views, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #57/69, ?110
60.00
40 **   147-49

Australia

1934, Merino Ram, complete set of three, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #150/52, ?42 as hinged, Scott C.v. $94
50.00
41 **   M1-7

Military stamps

1946-47, black overprint "B.S.O.F. Japan 1946", complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #J1/7, Scott C.v. $332
150.00
42 (*)   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 has no price in Scott Cat.
300.00
43 **   44-47

Bahamas

1906-11, King Edward VII, complete set of four, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #71/74, ?65 as hinged
100.00
44  85-89
1930, Tercentenary of the Colony, complete set of five, full OG, VLH, F/VF, SG #126/30, ?65
40.00
45 **   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
40.00
46 **   100-13, 154-56
1938-52, King George VI, Fishes, Flamingo, View, complete set of 20, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #149/57a, 158/60, ?151.50
120.00
47 **   116-29
1942, 450th Anniversary of the America Discovery by Columbus, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #162/75a, ?70
60.00
48 **   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
49 **   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
50 **   52-61A
1948-49, King George VI, surcharges on Great Britain stamps, complete set of 11, two high values are top sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #51/60a, ?90
75.00
51 **/*   165-79, 175a

Barbados

1925-35, Seal of the Colony, Sea Horses, complete by Scott set of 15, including stamp of 1s with comb perforation 13 1/2x12 1/2, blocks of four, most has sheet margins, block of 2s6p has perf separation at top, fresh, full OG, all are NH, but block of 2s has top stamps hinged, F/VF, SG #229/39, 234a, 237a, ?476 as hinged singles
500.00
52 **   193-201A
1938-47, Seal of the Colony, Sea Horses, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, VF, SG #248/56a, Scott C.v. $52.50
40.00
53 **   216-27
1950, King George VI, Fish, Map, Ship, Scenes, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #271/82, ?50
40.00
54 **   18-28

Basutoland

1938, King George VI and Crocodile, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, VF, SG #18/28, ?80
60.00
55 **   46-56, 72-82
1954-63, Queen Elizabeth II, Airplane, Waterfall, Scenes, two complete sets, "pennies" and "cents", the total is 22 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #43/53, 69/79, ?165
80.00
56 */U   1-6

Batum

1919, Aloe Tree, 5k-5r, two complete sets of six, mint and postally cancelled, fresh, F/VF, SG #1/6, ?125, Scott C.v. $149.75
75.00
57  7-8, 24
1919-20, three stamps with black or violet surcharge, a part of Batum proper cancellation, two used on individual pieces, VF, expertized by Romeko, Reiner and others, SG #7-8, 20b, ?200
150.00
58  9
1919, black surcharge 10r on 5k claret, cancelled on a piece, VF, expertized by Romeko, SG #9, ?425, Scott C.v. $950
300.00
59  30
1919-20, black surcharge 50r on 5k claret, neat cancellation, minor perf irregularities, fine copy, Kosack and two other hs on reverse, SG #26, ?500, Scott C.v. $975
300.00
60 **/*   44-46
1919-20, three stamps with black surcharge 50r, 3k, 4k and 5k, fresh, full OG, NH (1) or VLH, VF, expertized several times, each one with individual Sismondo certificate, SG #35/37, ?290, Scott C.v. $550
200.00
61  47
1919-20, black surcharge 50r on 2k green, right sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF, several handstamped guarantees on reverse, Sismondo certificate, SG #38, ?375, Scott C.v. $975
300.00
62 **/*   65, var
1920, overprint "British Occupation" on 50r dark blue, top sheet margin block of six (3x2), middle stamp of the top row has "P" instead of "R" in "British" variety (position 19), full OG, NH or LH (error), VF, Sismondo certificate, SG #53, a, ?325++
300.00
63 */U   1/65

Batum - Collection

1919-20, 89 mint and used stamps placed on three stockcards, in addition Imperial stationery card bearing 11 stamps; forgeries and doubtful material marked as such, F/VF or better, nice reference lot, legitimate C.v. $1,390++
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400.00
64  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
65  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
66  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
67  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
68 **   124-36
1938-52, King George VI, Baobab Tree and Cattle, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #118/28, ?70
60.00
69 **   105-14

Bermuda

1936-40, King George V, Yachts, Scenes, complete by Scott set of 11, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #98/106, 112, 112a, ?71.50 as hinged, Scott C.v. $100
75.00
70 **   118-28
1938-53, King George VI, Ships, Scenes, complete set of 14, five of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #110/21d, Scott C.v. $450
250.00
71 **   1-15

British Antarctic Territory

1963, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Ships, Views, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/15, ?145, C.v. $200.80
80.00
72 **   24
1969, Queen Elizabeth II and H.M.S. "Endurance", ?1 brown black and red, full OG, NH, VF, SG #15a, Scott C.v. $220
80.00
73 **   230-41

British Guiana

1938-52, King George VI, Birds, Map, Waterfall, complete set of 12, the high value is bottom margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, SG #308/19, ?75
60.00
74 **   115-26

British Honduras

1938-47, King George VI, Coat of Arms, Scenes, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #150/61, ?140
100.00
75 **   65-77

British Occupation of Italian Colonies
Cyrenaica

1950, Warrior, 1m-500m, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #136/48, ?110
100.00
76 **   27-34

Tripolitania

1951, surcharges "B. A. Tripolitania" and new denominations, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, VF, SG #T27/34, ?60
50.00
77 **   62-75

Brunei

1947-51, View of Brunei River and Native Houses, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #79/92, ?110
80.00
78 **   O43-55

Burma
Official stamps

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
79 **   O94-104
1967, Birds, overprinted in black or red, complete set of 11, all are sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $69.50
40.00
80  15

Canada

1859, Beaver, imperforated plate proof of 5c in vermilion (issued color), printed on india paper, no gum as produced, VF, Unitrade #15P, C.v. $300
150.00
81  125-30
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
82  
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
83 **   249-62
1942-43, Canada's Contribution to the Allied Nations, 1c-$1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $192.75
75.00
84 **   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
85 **   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
86  25

Newfoundland

1865, Harp Seal, imperforated plate proof on card of 5c in yellow brown, fresh, no gum as produced, VF, Unitrade #25Pii
100.00
87  32
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
88 **   61-74
1897, Cabot issue, complete set of 14, nicely centered, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Unitrade C.v. $725
500.00
89  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
90 **   78-85
1897-1901, Royal Family issue, complete set of eight, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $220
200.00
91  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
92 **   145-59
1925, Map, Ship, Locomotive, Airplane, Views, complete set of 15, blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $860++
600.00
93 **   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
94  163-71
1929-31, Map, Ship, Locomotive, Airplane, Views, re-engraved issue, complete set of nine, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $156.50
80.00
95 **   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
96 **   C2a

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
97  C5
1930, B.M. "Columbia" Trans-Atlantic Air Mail Flight, black surcharge 50c on Caribou 30c sage green, full OG, LH, F/VF and rare, only 142 copies remained unused of 300 printed, Sanabria guarantee, Nussbaum certificate, Unitrade C.v. $12,000, Scott C.v. $9,500
6000.00
98 **   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
99 **   C13-17
1933, Labrador issue, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, SG #230/34, ?150 as hinged, Scott C.v. $265
150.00
100 **   C13a
1933, Labrador issue, 5c red brown, imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $550 as two hinged pairs
500.00
101  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
102 **   85-96
1935-36, King George V, Animals, Map, Views, complete set of 12, clean and choice, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #96/107, ?190 as hinged, Scott C.v. $525
300.00
103  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
104 **   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
105  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
106 **   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
107  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
108  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
109 **   131-40
1949, Captain Cook, Maps, Scenes, complete set of ten, full OG, NH, VF, SG #150/59, ?40
40.00
110  10-12

Cook Islands - Penrhyn Island

1903, Birds, surcharged issue, complete set of three, the high value is in orange red shade, usual rough perforation, large part of OG, F/VF, SG #14/16b, ?85
50.00
111 **   168-82

Cyprus

1955-60, Queen Elizabeth II and Scenes, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #173/87, ?100
50.00
112 **   183-97
1960-61, Queen Elizabeth II and Scenes, Republic overprints, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #188/202, ?130
100.00
113 **/*   54-64, var

Falkland Islands

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++
500.00
114  65-76
1933, Centenary issue, King George V, Animals, Birds, Coat of Arms, complete set of 12, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, SG #127/38, ?3,250
2500.00
115 **   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
300.00
116 **   107-20
1952, King George VI, Living Creatures, Ships, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #172/85, ?160
120.00
117 **   128-42
1960-66, Queen Elizabeth II and Birds, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #193/207, ?170
100.00
118 **/*   1L1-8, var

Falkland Islands Dependencies

1946-49, King George VI and Map, the first issue, compete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, top left stamp of each block with "the gap on 80th parallel" variety, full OG, NH, including all errors, or VLH (one stamp of blocks 3p and 1s), VF, SG #G1/8, a, ?77 as singles
60.00
119 **   1L19-33
1954-62, Queen Elizabeth II and Ships, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #G26/40, ?225
120.00
120 **   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
121 **   132-43

Gambia

1938-46, King George VI and Elephant, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #150/61, ?110
100.00
122 **   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
123 **   107-18

Gibraltar

1938-51, King George VI and Scenes, complete set of 14, stamp of 5s has tiny natural paper inclusion, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #121/31, ?140
120.00
124 **   132-45, var
1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Coat of Arms and Scenes, complete set of 23, including most of SG listed color shades, full OG, NH, VF, SG #145/58, a, ?243
150.00
125    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
126    84, 96
December 8-12, 1934, Zeppelin 12th (Christmas) South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by two stamps, green confirmation marking, Rio arrival ds, VF, Sieger #286, ?400
250.00
127 **   115-26 var

Gold Coast

1938-44, King George VI and Scenes, 1/2p-5s, complete set of 11, peroration L12, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SG #120/31, ?206.50
150.00
128 **   130-41, 148-59
1948-54, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II, two complete sets of the similar design, the total is 24 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #135/46, 153/64, ?98
75.00
129 **   199

Grenada

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