Lots 1526 - 1535, Catalogue of Auction #55 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1526 **   6 var
1947, First Definitive issue, Taras Shevchenko, 1m green and dark brown, printed on light beige paper, complete sheet of 25, contains ten vertical tete-beche pairs, minor perf separation, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
400.00
1527 **   7 var
1947, First Definitive issue, Metropolitan Sheptitsky, 2m lilac and black, printed on light beige paper, complete sheet of 25, contains ten vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1528 **   9-18
1947, National Costumes, perforated complete set of ten in sheets of 25, full OG, NH, VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
250.00
1529  9-18
1947, National Costumes, 66 perforated proofs in singles, pairs and blocks, various colors and different papers, including thin cards, old posters and etc., full OG or no gum as produced, VF
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2, 3
750.00
1530 **   9a-18a
1947, National Costumes, imperforated complete set of ten in sheets of 25, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, only 500 complete sets were printed
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
600.00
1531 SB   9-18
1947, National Costumes, two souvenir stamp booklets, each one contains complete perforated set of ten, cover with gold or bronze lettering, each one housed in individual envelope, fresh, VF
150.00
1532  20
1947-48, Historical Dates "1918-1.XI-1947", two perforated proofs in red and light blue, first one with double center (one inverted), the other one with double impression of frame in red and lilac, top left corner margin blocks of six, upper right stamp of each block with "191" instead of "1918" variety, full OG, NH, VF
350.00
1533  20
1947-48, Historical Dates "1918-1.XI-1947", perforated and imperforated proofs with double impression of frame in orange and lilac, bottom left corner margin blocks of six, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1534 **   22, a, var
1947-48, Historical Dates, 3m green and dark blue, error dates "1939-22.III-1948", perforated and imperforated bottom sheet margin horizontal pairs, left stamp of each pair with "22.II." variety (position 23), full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1535  23
1947-48, Historical Dates "1941-30.VI-1947", perforated and imperforated proofs with double impression of frame in red and violet, corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00