Lots 420 - 491, Catalogue of Auction #54 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
420    

Carpatho-Ukraine under Czechoslovak Administration

1939-40c, Wooden Castles, 16 different black-and-white picture postcards, bilingual (Czech and Ukrainian) inscription, printed in Prague, very fresh, unused, VF
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2, 3, 4
300.00
421 **/*   254B
1939, 3k blue, block of five plus label at the top right corner and two singles with labels at the bottom, control markings "1" and "1A", full OG, NH or LH (one stamp of the block and one single), VF
100.00
422    254B
1939, Opening of the First Seym, illustrated commemorative postcard, bearing Czechoslovak stamp of 3k blue, tied by different special markings, slight traces of previous mounts on reverse, still VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
100.00
423    254B
1939, Opening of the First Seym, illustrated commemorative postcard and envelope, each one with Czechoslovak stamp of 3k blue, cancelled by special date stamp, VF
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150.00
424    

Hungarian stamps used in Carpatho-Ukraine

1939, illustrated commemorative cover with tri-color tape, franked by eight Hungarian values, tied by special violet marking, no backstamp, several slight folds, still F/VF
100.00
425    
1939, cover from Volove Public School to Budapest, franked by 20f rose red, tied by Field Post cancellation, School markings is alongside and on reverse, Budapest arrival ds, slight folds away from the stamp, F/VF
100.00
426    
1944, cover from Mukachevo to International Red Cross Office at Genf, franked by three values, censored twice, postmarked on arrival, F/VF
100.00
427 **   U2

Postage Stamps and Postal History

Catalogued by Specializovany Katalog "Zakarpatska Ukrajina" of 2008 by Jiry Majer

First Uzhgorod issue

1945, black surcharge "40" on 8f olive green, vertical strip of three(positions 8-10), full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat and Dr. Sevke, C.v. CZK13,200=US$660
250.00
428 **   U4
1945, red surcharge "40" on 18f brown gray, vertical strip of three (positions 3-5), full OG, NH, F/VF, G. von Steiden certificate
200.00
429 **   U4 var
1945, red surcharge "40" on 18f brown gray, broken word "Poshta"of surcharge (position 5, type IIIa), full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat
150.00
430 **   U9, var
1945, black surcharge "60" on 30f brown red, vertical pair, top stamp with omitted "a" variety of surcharge (positions 1-2), full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat
300.00
431 **   U13
1945, black surcharge (type II) "2.00" on Castles stamp of 80f yellow brown, full OG, NH, VF, 12 stamps of this type possible, expertized by G. von Steiden, C.v. CZK16,000=US$800
400.00
432 **   U13 var
1945, black surcharge (type II) "2.00" on Castle stamp of 80f yellow brown with addition surcharge "40" at the top of stamp, full OG, NH, VF and the only known copy of this variety, expertized by J. Bulat (hs ink absorbed on the face), G. von Steiden certificate
3000.00
433 **   U14, var
1945, black surcharge "2.00" on 1p dark green, vertical pair, top stamp with omitted "a" variety of surcharge (positions 1-2), full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat
350.00
434 **   U15
1945, black surcharge (type II) "4.00" on Admiral Horthy stamps of 2p brown, full OG, NH, VF, only 11 stamps of this type possible
300.00
435 **   U19 var
1945, black surcharge "10" on Postage Due stamp of 2f brown carmine, vertical pair, top stamp with omitted "a" of surcharge (positions 1-2), full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat
400.00
436 **   U20, var
1945, black surcharge "20" on Postage Due stamp of 8f brown carmine, vertical pair, top stamp with omitted "a" of surcharge (positions 1-2), full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat, G. von Steiden certificate
400.00
437  U2, U21
1945, black surcharge "20" on Postage Due stamp of 16f brown carmine, used together with other surcharged value on a part of cover, Svalyava cancellation, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
100.00
438 **   Uf1
1945, black surcharge "10" on Duty stamp of 2f purple on green network, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat, C.v. CZK9,000
150.00
439 **   Uf6
1945, black surcharge "40" on Duty stamp of 20f brown on blue network, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat, C.v. CZK11,000
200.00
440  Uf9 var
1945, black surcharge "1.00" on Duty stamp of 40f red on blue network, omitted "a" variety of surcharge (position 1), full OG, LH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat
100.00
441  Uf12
1945, black surcharge "2.00" on Duty stamp of 1p green on rose network, neat top right corner cancellation, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
100.00
442 **   Uf14
1945, black surcharge "4.00" on Duty stamp of 3p brown on brown and blue network, full OG, NH, VF and rare, only 13 copies were produced, expertized by J. Bulat, C.v. CZK95,000=US$4,750
1500.00
443 **   Uf27
1945, black surcharge "60" on Judicial stamp of 30f purple on orange network, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat and Dr. Blaha, C.v. CZK12,000
200.00
444 **   Uf36 var
1945, black surcharges "1.00" on Fiscal stamp of 50f bluish green, omitted "a" variety of surcharge (position 1), full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
200.00
445 **   Uf37
1945, black surcharge "2.00" on Fiscal stamp of 1p red, full OG, NH, F/VF, expertized by J. Bulat
100.00
446 **   Uf41
1945, black surcharge "10.00" on Fiscal stamp of 5p dark blue on orange network, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat, G. von Steiden certificate, C.v. CZK50,000=US$2,500
750.00
447 **   Uf46-48
1945, surcharges on Revenue stamps, complete set of three, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. CZK7,500
100.00
448 **   Uf46-48 II
1945, surcharges on Revenue stamps, complete set of three, each stamp with "g" instead of "t" in "Zakarpats?ka" variety (position 6), full OG, NH, VF, each stamp expertized by J. Bulat, C.v. CZK105,000=US$5,250
1500.00
449 **   U25

Second Uzhgorod issue

1945, black surcharge "10" on 1f green black, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat, C.v. CZK6,000
100.00
450 **   U31 var
1945, placed diagonally black surcharge "40" on 8f black green, full OG, NH, VF, only 17 stamps were produced, the stamp with error surcharge is an unique item with high probability, G. von Steiden certificate, C.v.CZK80,000=US$4,000 for a "common" stamp without variety
2500.00
451  U36
1945, black surcharge "40" on 20f olive green, nicely cancelled on a piece, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden, C.v. CZK12,000
200.00
452 **   U39
1945, black surcharge "60" on 2f red orange, vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
100.00
453 **   U39 var
1945, black surcharge "60" on 2f red orange, complete offset of the surcharge on gum side, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat and Dr. Sevke
100.00
454  U43 var
1945, strongly shifted black surcharge "60" on 4f brown, postally used copy, fresh, VF, expertized by J. Bulat
150.00
455  U43 var
1945, black surcharge "60" on 4f brown, broken left part of the surcharge due to foldover, postally used copy, VF, expertized by Dr. Blaha
250.00
456 **   U47x var (U32 var)
1945, black surcharge on 10f brown with omitted denomination due to strong shift to the right, full OG, NH, VF and rare, expertized by J. Bulat and Dr. Sevke
500.00
457 **   U59 TB
1945, black surcharge "60" on 30f dark carmine, horizontal pair, right stamp with inverted surcharge, forming tete-beche pair, full OG, NH, VF, only two such pairs reported, G. von Steiden certificate, C.v. CZK350,000=US$17,500
5000.00
458 **   U74-78
1945, surcharges on Szechenyi issue, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden, C.v. CZK67,100=US$3,355
1000.00
459  U86
1945, black surcharge "60" on War Relief Fund stamp of 8+2f green, cancelled on a piece with Kamyanica marking, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden, CZK12,000
200.00
460 **   U84/U88
1945, War Relief Fund, 20+2f brown lilac, vertical se-tenant pair, top stamp with surcharge "60", while bottom one with surcharge "40", full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, G. von Steiden certificate
3000.00
461  U92-96
1945, surcharges on Kossuth issue, complete set of five, full OG, LH, VF, each stamp expertized by J. Bulat or Dr. Sevke, C.v. CZK21,500=US$1,075
300.00
462 **   U97-99
1945, surcharges on Christmas issue, complete set of three, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat, C.v. CZK6,600
100.00
463  U97-99
1945, Christmas issue, surcharged complete set of three, used together with one definitive stamp on two pieces, neat cancellations, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
200.00
464 **   1-3

Soviet Issue

1945, 1945, Soldier, Broken Chain and Clenched Fist, complete set of three in blocks of four, in addition five blocks of different varieties, full OG, NH, mostly VF
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150.00
465    2
1945, Broken Chain, "100" in blue, two stamps, used together with Soviet Star stamp of "20" light blue on cover from Tiachovo to Uzhgorod, two-line violet boxed censorship marking on reverse, VF
150.00
466 **   3 var
1945, Clenched Fist, "200" indigo and red, left sheet margin horizontal strip of three, imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
467 **   3 var
1945, Clenched Fist, "200" indigo and red, block of four with double offset on gum side, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
468 **   1N-3N
1945, Soldier, Broken Chain and Clenched Fist, two imperforated complete sets of three, various positional combinations, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
469  1
1945, Soldier and Flags, imperforated proof of "60" in black, label is on the right, no gum as produced, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
150.00
470  2
1945, Broken Chain, left sheet margin imperforated proof of "100" in dark blue, printed on orange thin card, no gum as issued, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
150.00
471  2
1945, Broken Chain, imperforated proof of "100" in blue, double impression on thin yellowish card, label is on the left, VF
150.00
472  2
1945, Broken Chain, perforated proof of "100" in blue, printed on yellow colored thick paper, no gum as issued, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
150.00
473  3
1945, Clenched Fist, imperforated proof of "200" in dark brown, horizontal pair printed on thin semi-transparent paper, no gum as issued, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
300.00
474  3
1945, Clenched Fist, imperforated proof of "200" in dark brown, horizontal pair printed on an old print, no gum as issued, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
250.00
475  3
1945, Clenched Fist, imperforated proof of "200" in indigo, left sheet margin block of four printed on an old print, no gum as issued, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
500.00
476  3
1945, Clenched Fist, imperforated proof of "200" in red, right sheet margin horizontal pair printed on an old print, no gum as issued, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
250.00
477    6, a

Soviet Star Issue

1945, two postal history items from Veliky Berezni to Chornogolova, each one franked by Soviet Star stamp of "40", all appropriate markings, VF
150.00
478    7
1945, small size entire wrapper from Dubove to Grushevo, franked by Soviet Star stamp of "60" in red, no backstamp, usual folds away from the stamp, F/VF
100.00
479 **   8 var
1945, "100" blue and red, double impression of red color, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
480 **   9 var
1945, "100" blue and red, "200" brown and red, strongly shifted denomination, vertical gutter blocks of eight with missing three or four rows of vertical perforation, usual uneven full OG, NH, VF
200.00
481 **   4N var
1945, "10" yellow, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair with double impression, no gum as issued, NH, VF
75.00
482  4
1945, imperforated proof of "10" in yellow, horizontal strip of four with gutter in the middle, printed on back side of pink poster, vertical fold is affecting one stamp, no gum as issued, VF
400.00
483  4
1945, imperforated proof of "10" in black, horizontal pair printed on an old print, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
484 **   NV8 var
1945, "100" brown and red, vertical strip of three, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
485 **   NV9 var
1945, "200" blue and red, bottom right corner margin block of four with control inscription, enlarged stamps at bottom due to perforation shift, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
486 **   10N-11N
1945, "10" yellow and "20" gray, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
487    736

Soviet stamps franking

1945, cover from Kostrini to Veliky Berezni, franked by aviator 30k blue (defected), no arrival marking, VF
75.00
488 **   1-11

Collections and Collective Lots

Soviet Issues

1945, Soldier and Chains, Soviet Star, three complete issues, the total is 11 stamps and two postal history items, both franked by "10" yellow (one has repaired tear) and expertized by J. Bulat, stamps with full OG, NH, mostly VF
150.00
489 **   4-9, 10-11

Soviet Star Color Shade Varieties Collection

1945, first and second issues, 53 blocks of four, six or eight, including several positional items, representing various color shades, the total is seven complete sets in blocks of four for each issue, full OG, NH, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5
250.00
490 **   4-9

Soviet Star Perforation and Printing Errors Collection

1945, about 55 singles or pairs with missing perforation at one side or between stamps, singles, pairs, strips and blocks with double perforation or partly imperforated, offsets on reverse, denomination shifts and etc., the total is over 200 stamps with different varieties, fresh condition, full OG, mainly NH, F/VF or better
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
750.00
491 **   4N-9N

Soviet Star Imperforated Issue Collection with Varieties

1945, "10"-"200", 16 blocks of four, including a complete set and several color shades for each value, in addition three blocks of four printed on thin (0.055-0.065mm)paper, full OG, NH, VF
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500.00