Lots 639 - 654, Catalogue of Auction #56 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
639  430
1948, General H. Dembinski and General J. Bem, 30zl brown black, postcard size original drawing of accepted design, signed by artist S. Zechowski on reverse over an issued stamp, VF and probably unique
640 **   B49-49B

Semi - Postal issues

1946, Educational Bureau issue, complete set in miniature sheets of 12, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Fischer #412-14, PLN3,200=US$1,030, Scott C.v. $1,320 as singles
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641 **   B49Bc
1946, Educational Bureau issue, souvenir sheet of three, numbered at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Fischer Blok 9, PLN1,100, Scott C.v. $525
642 **   C26Cd

Air Post stamps

1948, President Roosevelt, K. Pulaski and T. Kosciuszko, souvenir sheet of three, numbered at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Fischer Block 11, PLN800, C.v. $325
643 **   C34, fn
1954, Polish Philatelic Congress, 5zl, perforated and imperforated souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, VF, Fischer Block 13, 13ND, PLN840=US$265
644  12/24

Russian stamps used in the Kingdom of Poland

1865-70, 32 used stamps, bearing various concentric cancellations, mainly Warsaw, but including some scarce small town markings, minor flaws should be expected, still F/VF and scarce assembly
645 **   I-II, var

Local issues

Catalogued by Katalog Polskich Znakow Pocztowych by Fischer 2011

Warsaw City Post

1915, Arms, two complete sets of two, different shades, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by H. E. Jungjohann and E. Krawczyk, C.v. PLN1,450=US$470
646 */U   1-2, var
1915, First Warsaw issue, 67 mint and used stamps on a stockpage, including singles, pairs and two blocks of four, representing color varieties, imperforates, various cancellations and etc., fresh condition, full OG or used, F/VF or better, many properly expertized
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647 */U   3 I, II var
1915, red, lilac or black unframed surcharge 6gr on 5gr, two mint and three used values, including black surcharge of type II, which is mentioned but has no price in the Cat., full OG or used, VF, expertized by E. Krawczyk or J. Ryblewski
648 */U   4 I, II var
1915, red, lilac and black framed surcharge 6gr on 5gr, 15 stamps, including four mint copies and two bisects cancelled on pieces, fresh condition (one stamp thinned), full OG or used, F/VF, expertized by E. Krawczyk, Dr. Landre, J. Rublewski and others
649  9 var
1915, double black surcharge (one inverted) 2gr on 10gr red and yellow, used on a piece, fresh, VF, expertized by S. Petriuk
650 */U   1-8, 4s


1918, City Hall, four issues, the total is nine stamps (missing only 24h for completion), including double surcharge 10h over 6h on 3h blue (has slight gum scratch), mint with full OG, all others are properly cancelled, VF, expertized by S. Mikstein or L. Schmutz, C.v. PLN1,280=US$415
651 **   

Warsaw Uprising

1944, unissued "AK" Poczta Polowa. Warszawa 1.VIII.1944, no value indicated in red, type 3, no gum as issued, NH, usual centering, L. Schmutz and others
652 **   1-5 A, B

Dachau-Allach Red Cross Souvenir Sheets

1945, 14 perforated or imperforated souvenir sheets of one, four or six stamps, printed on paper without watermark, watermark "parquetry" or "multiple letters", including perforated and imperforated sheets with inverted 25pf stamp, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. is about PLN3,000++
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653 **   

Polish Collections
Valuable and Practically Complete Collection in Two Scott Illustrated Albums

1919-93, about three thousand mint stamps and souvenir sheets, including postage, semi-postal and air post issues, Gdansk, Levant (probably reprints) and etc., many valuable items, including souvenir and miniature sheets, generally nice condition with just some flaws noted, full OG, mainly NH, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40
654 **/*   

Nice Selection

1919-45, 107 mint stamps on stockpages, representing 32 complete issues and several singes, including Upper Silesia definitive issue, air post stamps, Levant overprints (not expertized and not counted) and etc., fresh condition, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, F/VF or better, Fischer C.v. is over PLN2,000=US$645
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