Lots 562 - 574, Catalogue of Auction #56 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
1901, Embossed Riga Jubilee Exhibition postcard to St. Petersburg, franked by two Imperial stamps, tied by "Riga Vystavka" postmark, commemorative label is alongside, arrival ds, VF
563 **/*   88-93 var
1920-21, surcharges on Latvia and Warrior issues, 14 stamps, including block of four, representing full offset of surcharge, frame or central vignette on gum side, as well as horizontal pair with strongly shifted surcharge, fresh condition, full or large part of OG, NH or previously hinged, F/VF
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564  113-31
1923-25, Stars and Coat of Arms, "Lat" issue, 1s-10L, complete set of 17, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $121.10
565  114/49
1923-33, Stars and Coat of Arms, 17 imperforated proofs in various colors, seven singles and five horizontal pairs, watermark "wavy lines" or "swastika", fresh, no gum as produced, VF
566 **   154
1933, Coat of Arms, 5L green, inverted watermark "Swastika", the high value of the set, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $140 as hinged stamp with normal watermark position
567 **/*   B57, a

Semi - Postal issues

1930, Anti-Tuberculosis issue, 2s+4s orange and red orange, left sheet margin block of four, top left stamp with error denomination 1s+2s, full OG, NH (error and two other stamps) or hinged, VF, D. Wassmann certificate, C.v. $700 as hinged
568 **   B74 var
1931, black surcharge 17(s) on Anti-Tuberculosis 2s+4s orange and red orange, vertical position of watermark "swastika", full OG, NH, VF
569 **   CB3-5, a, CB6-8

Air Post Semi-Postal issues

1931-32, Latvian Home Guards Fund, two perforated and imperforated set in tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $205
570  CB21-24, a
1933, Airplanes and Dirigible, perforated and imperforated complete sets of four, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $250
571    C3-5

Pioneer Flights

June 2-4, 1928, Early Flight cover from Riga to Ceske Budejovice , franked by four "Bleriot XI" triangle stamps, including a complete set, bilingual air post label, Berlin transit and arrival ds, VF
572    CB9-13
April 28, 1934, Pioneers of Aviation, imperforated complete set of five, used together with tete-beche pair of 10k green on registered Early Flight cover from Riga to Brussels, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
573 Mi 1-2


1919, violet red overprint "Pastmarka" on Latvian Revenue stamps of 15k and 30k, cancelled on a piece with manuscript date "30.10.19", usual narrow margins, VF

Small Collection of Semi-Postal, Air Post and Air Post Semi-Postal issues

1920-36, 20 complete sets, including Anti-Tuberculosis, Home Guards, Aviation Pioneers, Airplanes and Dirigible and etc., fresh condition, full or large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $775
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