Lots 402 - 406, Catalogue of Auction #60 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#

Imperial Period correspondence

1887, free-frank official entire letter to Gazenpot (now Aizpute), red boxed "Pochtovaia Privilegia" (Postal Privilege) marking and "Hanku Pagasta" violet cachet on reverse, usual fold, still VF
403  B1

Semi - Postal issues

1920, "Mercy", imperforated plate proof of 20k (30k) in brown and red (close to issued colors), printed on thin card, no gum as produced, VF

Nice Back of the Book Group

1920-36, 24 complete perforated and imperforated issues, representing semi-postal, air post and air post semi-postal items, some better sets included, mainly fresh condition, full or large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $475, Est. $150-$200
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405 **   

Selection of Better Semi-Postal, Airpost and Airpost Semi-Postal sets

1920-36, 12 perforated or imperforated complete sets, including Airplanes and Dirigible, imperforated set of four (CB23a is VLH), practically perfect quality material, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. is about $700, Est. $300-$350
406    2N13/22

West Army issues

1919, five overprinted values used on local cover in Jelgawa, address written in German, several folds did not affect the stamps, F/VF, J. Stolow trade seal on reverse