Lots 1506 - 1519, Catalogue of Auction #46 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
1506 **   23-27, O8-9
1955-56, Agrarian Reform, postage and officials, complete set of seven, rough perforation as always, fresh, no gum as issued, NH, F/VF, C.v. $144.50
1507 **   121a
1960, Lenin, 5xu olive brown and light blue, imperforated souvenir sheet, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $75
1508 **   274
1963, Egret, 50xu multicolored, souvenir sheet of one, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $100
1960's, handpainted 12xu multicolored water-color essay of unissued design by Do Viet Tuan, inscribed in Vietnamese "Emulate in caring for plants...", approximate size 150x90mm, mounted on artist signed sheet, minor ink cracking and peeling off, still VF and definitely unique item
1510 **   374 imp
1965, 500th US warplane shot down, 12xu gray green and lilac, horizontal imperforated pair, no gum as issued, NH, VF
1511 **   1442-44 imp
1984, Liberation of Hanoi, imperforated complete set in vertical imperforated pairs, no gum as printed, NH, VF
1512  1509
1985, Liberation of Haiphong, vertical uncut pair proofs of souvenir sheet, 10d multicolored, issued colors, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
1513  2000-06
1989, PHILEXFRANCE' 89, Paintings, complete set of seven imperforated proofs, four of which are multicolored and three are in red lilac, printed on glossy paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF
1514  O1-4

Official stamps

1953, Harvesting rice, 2kg orange, overprinted "Huy Bo" (Invalid) in black, right sheet margin copy, in addition complete set of four, no gum as issued, NH, F/VF
1515 **   O10-16
1956, Cu Chinh Lan, complete set of seven, usual rough perforation, fresh, no gum as issued, NH, F/VF, C.v. $275
1516 **  Mi 1-8

South and Central Vietnam issues

1950-53, Ho Chi Minh, three complete issues by Michel, including two surcharged values, the total is eight stamps, printed on gray brown native paper, no gum as issued, NH, VF,Mi?3,800, some experts consider that these issues have private origin
1517 **  Mi I

South and Central Vietnam Official issues

1953, black surcharge 0.05kg (rice) on Ho Chi Minh 1h green, no gum as issued, NH, VF, Mi C.v. ?250
1518 **  Mi 21-22

Vietcong issues

1968, National Front for Liberation, left sheet margin block of four, contains two horizontal se-tenant pairs, all four stamps have omitted yellow background, rough perforation as always, no gum as issued, NH, VF
1519 **   

North Vietnam Imperforates

1961-90, 68 imperforated stamps on four stockpages, singles or pairs, apparently all in complete issues, most of them are not mentioned in catalogues, including many scarce stamps, perfect condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF
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