Lots 438 - 447, Catalogue of Auction #52 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
438 **   72-75 var
1927, double red or black overprint "Republique Libanaise" on Scenes of 1925, set of four stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SG #104/07b
439 **   72a, 73-75 var
1927, Cedar 10c dark violet with black instead of red overprint, in addition Scenes, set of three stamps with inverted black overprint "Republique Libanaise", full OG, NH, VF, SG #104a/07a, ?122 as hinged
440 **   156-59 imp
1942, Amir Beshir Shehab, imperforated complete set of four, all are bottom sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SG #252/55 imp
441 **   163-66, C82-87
1943, 2nd Anniversary of Independence, postage and air post, complete set of ten, one stamp has minor natural inclusion, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $134.25 as hinged
442 **   220-24, C141-45 imp
1948, UNESCO issue, imperforated complete set of ten, postage and air post, two values with insignificantly disturbed gum, full OG, NH, VF
443 **/*   C37a, d

Air Post stamps

1929-30, blue Plane surcharge 50c on 75c brown orange, two stamps with Plane inverted or doubled, full OG, NH or LH, VF, SG #152b, d, ?340++
444  C88
1943, "Sanatorium at Bhannes", seven imperforated proofs in different colors, all are bottom right corner margin copies, value tablets blank, somewhat toned full OG, NH, VF and scarce assembly
445 **   C97-100, C100 var
1945, Airplane, Cedar and Waterfall, complete set of four, in addition stamp of 300p printed on gum side with full offset on front, full OG, NH, VF, SG #294/97, var
446 **   C182 imp
1953, Douglas DC-4, 100p dark brown, horizontal bottom sheet margin imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
447 **   CB5-9 imp

Air Post Semi-Postal issues

1947, Red Cross issue, imperforated complete set of five, one stamp has insignificant gum disturbance, full OG, NH, VF