Lots 283 - 288, Catalogue of Auction #47 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
283  9
1849, Ceres, 1fr dark carmine, horizontal strip of three, nice grid cancellation, large balanced margins all around, fresh and flawless, VF and scarce multiple, expertized by Calves, Brun and others, C.v. $2,750 (pair and single)
284  19
1854, Napoleon III, 80c lake, printed on yellowish paper, horizontal strip of four, neatly cancelled with small figures inside rhombus dotted cancellation, nice balanced margins and VF, C.v. $600 as two pairs
285 U W  37
1869, Napoleon III, 5fr gray lilac, three used copies with various cancellations, minor usual faults, fresh colors, VF appearance, C.v. $2,475
286 **   C16-17

Air Post stamps

1936, South Atlantic Flight, complete set of two, perfect centering, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $735
287 **  Yv 6-7

Military Air Mail

1943, boxed overprint "Par Avion-Batiment De Ligne-Richelieu" on Senegal postage stamps of 1fr and 1.75fr, complete set of two, fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, these stamps were in usage for five months only, A. Rendon certificate, C.v. ?1,600
288  1-11

French Offices in Zanzibar

1894, Bristol printing card proofs with simulated perforation, 1/2a/5c - 50a/5fr, complete set of 11, top right corner margin copies, no gum as produced, hinged at the top margin only, VF and scarce