Lots 533 - 545, Catalogue of Auction #54 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
533  39
1890, imperforated proof of 5p green, gutter tete-beche block of eight, light fold along the gutter, no gum as produced, VF and rare multiple
750.00
534  58
1891-92, 7r black and yellow, printed on horizontally laid paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $225
100.00
535  64
1901, First Provisional issue, perforated proof of 2p in black without background, litho printing, right sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, fine
100.00
536  65
1901, First Provisional issue, imperforated proof of 5p in green without background, litho printing, horizontal pair, no gum as produced, VF
120.00
537  66
1901, First Provisional issue, perforated proof of 10p in blue, litho printing, left sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, F/VF
120.00
538  67
1901, First Provisional issue, perforated proof of 20p in red, litho printing, top sheet margin horizontal pair, double perforation and printer's watermark on the margin, full OG, NH, fine and a spectacular item
150.00
539  67
1901, First Provisional issue, perforated proof of 20p in black without background, litho printing, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
540  71
1901, First Letterpress issue, imperforated proof of 5p in red without background, typo printing, horizontal pair, no gum as printed, VF
150.00
541  74
1901, First Letterpress issue, imperforated proof of 1m in lilac and black brown, typo printing, bottom sheet margin block of four, no gum as produced, VF
200.00
542    178

Zeppelin Flights

May 2-5, 1932, Zeppelin 4th South America Flight cover from Helsinki to Brazil, franked by horizontal pair of 10m gray lilac, German Zeppelin label, Berlin connection, orange flight cachet, Recife"5.V.32"arrival ds on reverse, VF, Mi #241, 380
150.00
543    174, 178
October 9-13, 1932, Zeppelin 8th South America Flight stationery postcard 1 1/2m red from Helsinki to Brazil, uprated by three values, delivered to Germany by air mail service via Stockholm, Berlin connection, red flight cachet, VF, Mi #282b, 380
150.00
544    166, 179
October 14 - November 2, 1933, Zeppelin Century of Progress Round Flight registered postcard, addressed to Germany, franked by two stamps, Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Friedrichshafen "2.11.33" arrival marking, VF and scarce, Mi #355, 1,000
400.00
545  N1-N8

Finnish Occupation of Russia - Aunus (Olonets) issue

1919, black overprint "Aunus" on Coat of Arms issue, 5p-10m, complete set used on a part of cover, the second printing, arranged on page from a Collection, vertical fold away from the stamps, VF, C. Schwenson, C. Ceremuga and V. Karvonen certificates, C.v. $1,490
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500.00