Lots 437 - 450, Catalogue of Auction #58 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
437  3-8
1918, Second Vilnius issue, complete set of six, various postal cancellations, stamp of 15sk used on a piece, fresh, F/VF, C.v. $186
100.00
438  36/39
1919, Berlin issue, eight imperforated proofs of 75sk, 3auk and 5auk, printed on thick buff paper, double-triple printing of center (one or two inverted), no gum as produced, VF, Lithuanian Cat. #P36/39
200.00
439 **   181 imp
1923, Klaipeda issue, 15c green and black, imperforated pair of diamond shaped stamp, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
500.00
440 **   182 imp
1923, Klaipeda issue, 25c violet and black, imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, reportedly two imperforated sheets of 66 stamps were produced
1000.00
441 **   188 imp
1923, Klaipeda issue, 5L ultra and black, imperforated pair of diamond shaped stamps, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
442  223
1927, National Arms, perforated 10 1/2 essay with numeral "1" in dark green with network in buff, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Cat. #E15
100.00
443 **   297 var
1936-37, Cross, Trident and Arms, 5c green, inverted watermark variety, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
444 **   314-16 imp
1940, Return Vilnius to Lithuania, imperforated complete set in bottom left corner margin blocks of four, marginal inscription, fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce matched set
300.00
445 **   B52-54 imp

Semi - Postal issues

1939, European Basketball Championships, imperforated complete set of three, two low values in horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
446    C15-17

Pioneer Flights

September 26-27, 1922, Airplane over Kaunas, complete set of three triangle stamps, used together with three other values on Early Flight registered pre-printed cover from Kaunas to Berlin, postmarked on arrival, VF
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100.00
447    C18-20
August 24-25, 1922, Airplane over Gediminas Castle, four stamps, including a complete set, used on registered Early Flight registered cover from Kaunas to Germany, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
100.00
448    C37-39
October 25-26, 1926, Early Flight registered cover from Kaunas to England via Berlin, franked by "Swallow" complete set of three, red boxed Berlin cachet and transit marking on reverse, VF
100.00
449    C40-46
June 12, 1930, Grand Duke Vytautas issue, complete set of seven, used on Early Flight registered cover from Kaunas to Paris via Berlin, all appropriate markings, transit and arrival ds, VF
100.00
450 **   2N9 var

Soviet Occupation of Lithuania

1940, black overprint "LTSR" on Arms 2c orange, basic stamp with reversed watermark variety, full OG, NH, VF
75.00