Lots 455 - 466, Catalogue of Auction #47 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
455   Mi U3

Postal Stationery Envelopes

1859, stationery envelope with handstamp 1 1/2k in red, size 99x58mm, control manuscript inside flap, unused, mostly VF
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456   Mi U5a
1860, stationery envelope 3k blue, indicia at the top left corner, paper with embossed squares, size 143x80mm, minor soiling, unused, F/VF
457  1, 1c
Postage stamps 1860, 10k blue and rose, horizontal pair used on a piece, left stamp with extra blue frame of inner oval, cancelled "1" inside concentric circles (Warsaw), VF and scarce error in se-tenant pair, C.v. $725++
458  1a
1860, 10k blue and carmine, horizontal pair used on a piece, cancelled "70" inside concentric circles (Sokolow), VF, C.v. $650 as singles
459  1a
1860, 10k blue and carmine, two stamps used on a piece, cancelled "191" inside concentric circles (Kalicz), minor perforation soiling, still VF, C.v. $650
460    1
1862, 10k blue and rose, used on entire letter from Warsaw to Moscow, "1" inside concentric circles cancellation, additional red Warsaw marking is alongside, arrival ds, usual fold away from the stamp, VF
461    1a
1865, 10k blue and carmine, used on entire wrapper from Warsaw to Bialystok, "1" inside concentric squares cancellation, additional red Warsaw Train Station marking, arrival ds, usual folds did not affect the stamp, VF
462  217-18
1924, Coat of Arms, 3gr orange and 5gr olive green, two imperforated proofs in blocks of four with red invalidating lines across the design, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Mi #203U-04U, ?600++
463 **   B49-49B

Semi - Postal issues

1946, Educational Bureau issue, complete set in miniature sheets of 12, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #445-47, ?2,100++, Scott C.v. $1,320 as singles
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464 **   B49Bc
1946, Educational Bureau issue, souvenir sheet of three, numbered at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 9, ?750, Scott C.v. $525
465  C26Cd var

Air Post stamps

1948, Roosevelt, Pulaski, Kosciusko, souvenir sheet of three, "Groszy" type 23 overprint in violet, Warsaw "30.12.50" date stamp, VF, Mi Block A11, ?1,900
466    19c, 20c, 23a

Russian Imperial stamps used in Kingdom of Poland

1872, 1k, 3k and 10k, printed on vertically laid paper, used on cover from Warsaw to Lemberg (now L'viv), cancelled with Warsaw "Expedition" marking, arrival ds, flap is missing, still fresh, F/VF