Lots 68 - 114, Catalogue of Auction #48 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
68  10-21

Ascension

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, 425
200.00
69  23-32
1934, King George V, Animals, Map, complete set of ten, full OG, several stamps appear NH, others LH, VF, SG #21/30, 110
75.00
70 **   141

Australia

1932, Lyrebird, 1s green, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $110
40.00
71 **   M1-7

Military stamps

1946-47, black overprint "B.S.O.F. Japan 1946", complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF, Scott C.v. $373.25
150.00
72  51a

Australia - New South Wales

1867, Queen Victoria, imperforated proof of 10p in lilac (issued color), numeral "10" watermarked paper, bottom sheet margin cylinder block of six (2x3), no gum as produced, NH, VF
300.00
73  85-89

Bahamas

1930, Tercentenary of the Colony, complete set of five, full OG, VLH, F/VF, SG #126/30, 70
40.00
74 **   100-13, 154-56
1938-52, King George VI, Fishes, Flamingo, View, complete set of 20, blocks of four, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, SG #149/57a, 158/60, 610++
500.00
75  123 var
1942, 450th Anniversary of the America Discovery by Columbus, 6p blue and olive green, "COIUMBUS" variety of overprint, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, SG #169a, 950
300.00
76 **/*   165-79, 175a

Barbados

1925-35, Seal of the Colony, Sea Horses, complete by Scott set of 15, blocks of four, including 1s with comb perforation 13 1/2x12 1/2, most with 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, 484 as hinged singles
400.00
77 **   216-27
1950, King George VI, Fish, Map, Ship, Scenes, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #271/82, 50
40.00
78  1-10

Basutoland

1933, King George V and Crocodile, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #1/10, 225
150.00
79  7-8, 24

Batum

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, 205
100.00
80  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
81  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
60.00
82  93
1914, King George V and Seahorses, 5s rose carmine, Waterlow printing, black overprint "Bechuanaland Protectorate", full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #84, 160
75.00
83  94-95
1916, King George V and Seahorses, 2s6p gray brown and 5s carmine rose, Bradbury Wilkinson and Co. printing, black overprint "Bechuanaland Protectorate", full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #88-89, 200
100.00
84  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, 325
150.00
85 **   105-14

Bermuda

1936-40, King George V, Yachts, Views, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #98/106, 112, 112a, 295 as hinged singles
250.00
86 **   230-41

British Guiana

1938-52, King George VI, Birds, Map, Waterfall, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #308/19, 75
60.00
87 **   C1-9

Canada
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
88  86/273

Canada Collection

1898-1946, approximately 150 mint stamps in complete issues, representing the "Scroll", "Arch/Leaf", "Medallion", Pictorials, World War and etc. sets and singles, including coil stamps, clean and nice condition, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. is about $2,500
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500.00
89    

Canadian Expeditionary Forces in Northern Russia (Arkhangelsk)

1918, free-frank cover from Army Post Office "PB 2" (Arkhangelsk) to Toronto, Hospital Ship military marking, emblem of Canadian artillery on reverse, minor cover wear, still F/VF and scarce
400.00
90  6-11
Canada - New Brunswick 1860, Queen Victoria, Locomotive and Steamship, 1c-17c, imperforated india plate proofs mounted on cards, complete set of six, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Unitrade #6P-11P, C.v. C$475=US$500
200.00
91  25

Canada - Newfoundland

1865, Harp Seal, imperforated plate proof on card of 5c in yellow brown, fresh, no gum as produced, VF, Unitrade #25Piii, C.v. C$120
75.00
92  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. C$1,200
600.00
93 **/*   115-26
1919, Caribou, 1c-36c, complete set of 12, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, mostly VF, Unitrade C.v. C$375++
100.00
94 **   145-59
1925, Map, Ship, Locomotive, Airplane, Views, complete set of 15, blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Unitrade C.v. C$1,440++
600.00
95  163-71
1929-31, Map, Ship, Locomotive, Airplane, Views, re-engraved issue, complete set of nine, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Unitrade C.v. C$220
75.00
96 **   212-25
1933, Sir Humphrey Gilbert issue, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, F/VF, Unitrade C.v. C$380
120.00
97 **   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, Unitrade C.v. C$440=US$462
200.00
98  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 hs, Nussbaum certificate, Unitrade C.v. C$12,000=US$12,600
5000.00
99 **   C13-17
1933, Labrador issue, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$450
120.00
100 **   C13a
1933, Labrador issue, 5c red brown, imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$1,120 as two pairs
500.00
101    C6

Non-Stop Trans-Atlantic Flight by Airplane "Liberty"

June 24, 1931, pre-printed and signed by pilots Otto Hillig and Holgar Hoiriis cover on line "Harbor Grace - Copenhagen", franked with Dog Sled and Plane 15cbrown, all appropriate markings, VF
150.00
102  256

Ceylon

1928, imperforated plate proof of 5r in black, frame only, printed on chalk-surfaced paper, vertical pair, no gum as produced, NH, VF
150.00
103  286c
1938, King George VI and Elephants, 50c dark violet and black, comb perforation 13x13 1/2, full OG, LH, F/VF, SG #394a, 375
120.00
104    266, 269

First Flight Cover

December 24, 1936, Special Christmas Flight cover on line "Colombo - Madras", addressed to Bombay, franked by two King George V stamps, violet confirmation cachet and all appropriate markings, VF
80.00
105  61-66, 76-77

Cook Islands

1920-27, Captain Cook and Scenes, imperforated plate proofs on wove paper, complete set of eight in horizontal pairs, no gum as produced, VF
300.00
106  112-14
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, SG #127/29
300.00
107  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, 90
50.00
108  65-76

Falkland Islands

1933, Centenary issue, King George V, Animals, Birds, Coat of Arms, complete set of 12, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, SG #127/38, 3,500
2000.00
109 **   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, 450
250.00
110 **   1L19-33

Falkland Islands Dependencies

1954-62, Queen Elizabeth II and Ships, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #G26/40, 225
100.00
111 **   78

Fiji

1912, King Edward VII, 1 purple and black on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, flawless copy in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, SG #124, 300 as hinged
250.00
112 **   134b

Gambia

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, 200
150.00
113    84, 96

Gibraltar
Zeppelin Flight

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
250.00
114 **   40-51

Gilbert & Ellice Islands

1939-55, King George VI, Bird, Coat of Arms, Ships, Scenes, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #43/54, 40
40.00