Lots 433 - 438, Catalogue of Auction #48 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
433 **   167a, 169a, 170a
1923, 50th Anniversary of the Death of Alessandro Manzoni, imperforated set of three stamps, two of them with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF and rare, especially stamp of 30c, which was printed in quantity of 30 copies only, Raybaudi certificates for each stamp, Sassone #153d, 155d, 156d, ?7,750, Scott C.v. $5,410
434 **   183 var
1926, St. Francis, 5L+2.50L dark brown, vertical pair imperforated horizontally between stamps, nice and fresh, full original slightly uneven gum, NH, F/VF, Raybaudi certificate, Sassone #197 l, ?1,800
435 **   

Airship "Norge" Polar Flight

1926, "Volo Transpolare", the Amundsen - Nobile - Ellsworth vignette, complete sheet of twenty (5x4), bottom left stamp with inverted frame variety, some marginal perf separations and toned spot, violet oval confirmation seals on reverse, generally fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
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436 **   Sassone #S8

Occupation of Montenegro

1942, black surcharges on Yugoslavian King Peter II stamps, complete set of nine, full OG, NH, F/VF, Sassone C.v. ?550
437 **   C13-16

Trieste (Zone A)
Air Post stamps

1948, Plane over Capitol Bell Tower, black overprint "A.M.G./F.T.T.", complete set of four, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #S41, ?500, Scott C.v. $295
438 **   Q1-12

Parcel Post stamps

1947-48, black overprint "A.M.G./ F.T.T." on Italian parcel post stamps, 1L-500L, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, F/VF, Sassone #S47, ?1,250, Scott C.v. $649.15