Lots 291 - 300, Catalogue of Auction #59 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
291  9
1849, Ceres, 1fr dark carmine, horizontal strip of three, nice grid cancellation, large balanced margins all around, fresh and flawless, VF and scarce multiple, expertized by A. Brun, R. Calves and three or four other signatures on reverse, Dallay #6, ?5,150
292 **   476A/523J
1944-45, Arc de Triomphe, 25c-3fr, six errors with double impression of stamp or denomination (1), arranged on AMG page, full OG, NH, F/VF centering, Dallay #622b/710b, ?600
293 **   B66-67

Semi - Postal issues

1937, Winged Victory, complete set of two, well above average centering, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #354-55, ?500
294    27

French Post Offices in Syria

1869, Napoleon III 40c orange on yellowish paper, used on entire letter from Alexandretta to Bordeaux, tied by "5079" diamond-shaped cancel, blue merchant oval marking is alongside, Smyrne (Turkey) and Marseille transits, Bordeaux arrival ds on reverse, usual fold away from the stamp, otherwise VF

Aviation Pioneers Postcard Collection in Burgundy Leather Lighthouse Album

1909, over 200 black-and-white PPC, printed in Rheims or Paris, representing airplanes, pilots and service areas during Grand Aviation Week in Champagne on August 22-29, 1909, as well as views of aircraft, dirigibles and balloons during various Pioneer and Air Show Flights or on aerodromes. Beautiful quality material, apparently all are unused, VF and ready for expansion or breaking down for internet sales, Est. $2,500-$3,000
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296 **   

Air Post Charity stamps

1945, Nice (Alpes-Maritimes) Aviation Week, blue or red surcharges on two Marshal Petain stamps, including a souvenir card, issued complete set of two, set of inverted surcharges, horizontal strip of five with left stamp without the surcharge and proof sheetlet of five surcharges in red and five - in blue, all arranged on three exhibition style pages with nice description, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF and rare assembly
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297 **   
1946, Lyon Air Propaganda Vignette, 20fr light blue and gray, complete sheet of 20 (5x4), numbered at the bottom with No.023 of 250 sheets issued, officially signed, full OG, NH, VF
298 SB   

Souvenir Booklet

1949, Centenary of French Postage Stamps, eight-page booklet, contains 27 labels picturing essays of early French stamps, beautifully described and designed, numbered at the bottom with No.001133 of3,000 exemplars produced, overall VF condition
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299 **   446

Post World War II Local issues

1946, Marshal Petain, black overprint "R.F." on 4f ultra, two gutter blocks of four of types II-I and types III-II overprint respectively, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp with hs guarantee on reverse
300 **   356/447


1945-46, black typo overprint "R. F." on Mercury and Marshal Petain definitive issues, 10c-4.50fr, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, F/VF