Lots 495 - 501, Catalogue of Auction #49 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
495  584
1953, Death of President K. Gottwald, imperforated proof of 1.50k black, printed on thick glazed paper, bottom right corner margin copy, no gum as issued, VF
496  B21

Semi - Postal issues

1919, overprint "Posta Ceskoslovenska 1919" on Austrian 10k violet, basic stamp is type I, full OG, LH, F/VF, expertized by Mrnak and Tribuna, Sismondo certificate, C.v. $300
497 **   24a

Eastern Silesia

1920, black overprint "SO 1920" on Hradcany issue 10h yellow green, bottom sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Mrnak, Pofis #SO4, CZK12,000=US$750, Scott C.v. $260 as hinged
498 **   25 var
1920, black overprint "SO 1920" on Hradcany issue 15h red, perforation L13 3/4, full OG, NH, fine, expertized by Gilbert and Karasek
499 **   E1-2 var

Special Delivery stamps

1920, black overprint "SO 1920" on imperforated complete set of two, and perforated complete set with blue overprint, both printed on white paper, one stamp has tiny natural paper inclusion, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Mahr, Gilbert and others, Pofis #SO26Na-27Na, CZK8,100
500 **/*   J1-11, J1a

Postage Due stamps

1920, blue or red overprint "SO 1920" on Czechoslovak Postage Due stamps, complete set of 11, in addition stamp of 5h with black overprint, full OG, NH or LH (#J1a), VF, the "key" values expertized by Stupka and Gilbert
501 **/*   

Small Collection

1920, 62 mint stamps on a stockpage, representing postage, special delivery, dues and newspaper issues, several nice varieties, including overprints on President Masaryk, #E2 basic stamp with double impression and etc., very fresh and nice, full OG, NH or VLH, VF, all valuable stamps are properly expertized
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