Lots 446 - 493, Catalogue of Auction #57 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
446  D  254B
1939, Opening of the First Seym of Carpatho-Ukraine, commemorative sheet bearing enlarged stamp image in blue and yellow and Coat of Arms, in addition Czechoslovak stamp is affixed at the bottom and cancelled "Chust.15.III.39", mostly VF
100.00
447    
1939, incoming Czechoslovak stationery postcard 50h green, sent from Mlada Boleslav to Veliky Berezny, undelivered and returned to sender, Hungarian "Magyar Kir. Posta No.118" marking and return label alongside, fresh, VF
100.00
448    

Postage Stamps issued in Carpatho-Ukraine

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

Khust issue

1945, two pre-printed envelopes by Czechoslovak Ministry of the Post, violet handstamp "Chust" and bar obliterating word "Praha", one with black special Khust marking, fresh, VF
100.00
449 **/U P  C1-28, C39

Khust issues Exhibition Style Collection

1944, 47 mostly mint (three used) stamps, representing Definitive, Famous Women, Kossuth and Admiral Horthy issues, including five proofs of "C.S.P." overprint over used stamps (all with G. von Steiden certificates), as well as unissued stamp, generally nice condition, full OG, mainly NH or used, F/VF or better, all stamps are properly expertized, C.v. is over ?9,500 Est. $2,500-$3,000
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2000.00
450 **   U11Pp var

First Uzhgorod issue

1945, inverted black surcharge "1.40" on 70f brown orange, surcharge with spaced "0" variety (1 1/2mm), full OG, NH, VF and probably the only known inverted surcharge with this error, expertized by Dr. Sevke, G. von Steiden certificate, ex-Zelonka, C.v. CZK150,000=US$7,500 without a premium for surcharge variety
3000.00
451 **   U12Pp var
1945, inverted black surcharge "2.00" on 80f red brown, surcharge with spaced "0" variety (1 1/2mm), full OG, NH, VF and probably unique, expertized by Dr. Sevke, G. von Steiden certificate, ex-Zelonka, C.v. CZK110,000++
2500.00
452 **   U17 var
1945, albino surcharge "60" over black surcharge "40" on Kossuth issue of 4f orange brown, full OG, NH, VF and rare, expertized by G. von Steiden
500.00
453  Uf12 var
1945, black surcharge "2.00" on Duty stamp of 1p green on rose network, dropped "0" variety of surcharge, slight gum crease, full OG, LH, VF appearance, expertized by J. Bulat
100.00
454  Uf15 var
1945, black surcharge "6.00" on Duty stamp of 3p brown on light blue and light brown network, dropped "0" variety of surcharge, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat
150.00
455 **   Uf20
1945, black surcharge "40" on Bond stamp of 15f brown on olive yellow network, vertical pair (positions 8-9), full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
400.00
456 **   Uf23
1945, black surcharge "1.40" on Bond stamp of 60f dark blue on gray network, vertical pair (positions 8-9), slightly disturbed gum at the top right corner, full OG, NH, VF, G. von Steiden certificate, C.v. CZK66,000=US$3,300
1250.00
457 **   Uf35
1945, black surcharges "40" on Fiscal stamp of 20f blue, vertical pair (positions 6-7), top stamp with insignificant gum crease, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
250.00
458 **   Uf46 I var
1945, black surcharge "40" on Revenue stamp of 10f orange red, surcharge with spaced (1 1/2mm) "0" variety, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
200.00
459 **   Uf47 I
1945, black surcharge "40" on Revenue stamp of 20f blue, vertical pair (positions 9-10), full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
200.00
460 **   Uf49 I, II
1945, black surcharge "4.00" on Revenue stamp of 2p brown on lilac network, vertical strip of five (positions 5-9), stamp on position 6 with "Zakarpags?ka" variety, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, G. von Steiden certificate, ex-Zelonka, C.v. CZK820,000=US$41,000
12000.00
461 **   U36Pp var

Second Uzhgorod issue

1945, inverted black surcharge "40" on 20f olive green, third line and new denomination of surcharge are significantly shifted to the left, full OG, NH, VF and probably the only known inverted surcharge with this error, G. von Steiden certificate, ex-Zelonka, C.v. CZK135,000=US$6,750++
2500.00
462 **   U40
1945, black surcharge "60" on 3f dark ultra, vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat
100.00
463 **   U40 var
1945, black surcharge "60" on 3f blue violet instead of dark ultra, color variety, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
100.00
464 **   U42Pp
1945, inverted black surcharge "60" on 3f gray brown, full OG, NH, VF and rare, only five copies were issued, G. von Steiden certificate, C.v. CZK175,000
2500.00
465 **   U48
1945, black surcharge "60" on 12f emerald green, vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Blaha
200.00
466 **   U58 var
1945, double black surcharge "60" on 30f dark carmine, black ink on gum side, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Dr. Sevke
500.00
467 **   U61 var
1945, red surcharge "1.00" on 50f dark blue, enlarged second "0" variety, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
150.00
468 **   U90 var
1945, black surcharge "1.00" on War Relief issue of 50+6f orange brown, spaced (1 1/2mm) "0" variety, in addition surcharge is rotated to the left, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat
300.00
469 **   U96 var
1945, red surcharge "2.00" on Kossuth issue of 50f dark greenish blue, a part of additional albino impression of surcharge at the top, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
250.00
470 **/*   U97-99 var
1945, black surcharge "60" on Christmas issue, complete set of three, each stamp has broken "0" variety of surcharge, full OG, NH (1) or LH, VF, the last one expertized by G. von Steiden
100.00
471 **   U107 var
1945, black surcharge "20" on Postage Due stamp of 10f brown carmine, word "Ukraina" partly unprinted, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat (hs ink went through the paper) and Dr. Sevke
150.00
472 **/*   U111, U113 var
1945, black surcharge "60" on Postage Due stamps 4f and 10f, two stamps with broken "0" variety of surcharge, full OG, NH or LH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden and J. Blaha
100.00
473 **/*   U8/115, CU2/10

Uzhgorod Issues Exhibition Style Collection

1945, 84 mint stamps on well-described pages, representing first and second issues, surcharges on Definitive, Revenue and Postage Due and etc. stamps, as well as four surcharges over Khust overprints, generally perfect condition, full OG, NH (65%) or LH/hinged, F/VF, C.v. CZK283,000=US$14,150 Est. $3,000-$3,500
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2000.00
474 **   2 var

Soviet Issue

1945, Broken Chain, "100" dark blue, block of four, two left stamps with numerous pre-printing paper folds, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
475 **   1N-3N
1945, Soldier, Broken Chain and Clenched Fist, imperforated complete in blocks of four, "100" is in block of three with label and a single, block of "200" has misplaced red color, full OG or no gum as issued, NH, VF
300.00
476 **   2N var
1945, Broken Chain, "100" dark blue, imperforated copy with double impression, no gum as produced, NH, VF
100.00
477 Mi I
1945, Soldier, "60" black, unissued stamp, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden (hs ink went through paper)
150.00
478  1
1945, Soldier, imperforated proof of "60" in black, printed on waxed paper, several pinholes, no gum as issued, VF appearance
100.00
479  3
1945, Clenched Fist, imperforated proof with double impression of red color (one inverted), printed on an old poster with complete design impression on reverse, no gum as produced, NH, VF
200.00
480  3
1945, Clenched Fist, imperforated proof of "200" in dark brown, block of six (3x2), printed on both sides of an old poster, reverse impression placed upside down, no gum as produced, NH, VF, expertized by G. von Steiden
750.00
481    4

Soviet Star issue

1945, "10" yellow, used on District Bank official card in Uzhgorod, undelivered and returned to sender, VF
100.00
482 **   8-9 var
1945, "100" and "200", two vertical gutter blocks of eight, each one has shifted denomination and missing four lines of vertical perforation, in addition first one imperforated horizontally between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
483 **   4N-9N
1945, "10"-"200", imperforated complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF, several expertized by J. Bulat and others
75.00
484 **   5N, var
1945, "20" gray, three horizontal imperforated pairs, including overinked and blue gray shade stamps, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
485 **   6N, var
1945, "40" green, three horizontal imperforated pairs, light and dark shades, as well as offset on gum side, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
486 **   7N var
1945, "60" red, imperforated block of four with double impression, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
487 **   9N var
1945, "200" brown and red, three imperforated blocks of four, all different shades of brown color, light brown in addition with significantly shifted denomination, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
488 **   NV9 var
1945, "200" blue and red, block of nine with partial gutter on the left, two pre-printing paper folds and double vertical perforation between second and third rows, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
400.00
489 **   10N-11N
1945, "10" and "20", two horizontal imperforated pairs with gutter in the middle, control No. 2A on each pair, full OG, NH, VF and rare
750.00
490    Ud4 I

Stationery Postcards

1945, black surcharge "-40" on Hungarian 18f green, uprated by four Star stamps, Uzhgorod cancellations and boxed date "6.X.45", VF
100.00
491    Ud21a
1945, black surcharge "-40" on Hungarian Fieldpost card, uprated by two Star stamps, Uzhgorod cancellations and two boxed ds, VF
100.00
492    736

Soviet stamps used on correspondence

1945, aviator 30k blue, used on official letter from Irshava to Kolodne, manuscript date "23.11.45", VF
150.00
493 **/U   

Mostly Soviet Issues Intact Collection

1945, about 300 mostly mint perforated and imperforated stamps on exhibition style pages, starting with Czechoslovak stamp, including Soldier, Broken Chain, Clenched Fist stamps and Soviet Star issue, several proofs, blocks, multiples, positional pieces and etc., nice condition, full OG with mainly NH or used, F/VF, huge C.v. Est. $600-$700
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400.00