Lots 232 - 255, Catalogue of Auction #61 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
232 **   653Bc

Gabon

1988, Shells, souvenir sheet of two, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, it's mentioned, but has no price either in Scott or Michel Cat.
300.00
233  693A-D
1990, Mushrooms, complete set of four epreuves de luxe, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF
120.00
234 **   780a
1993, Shellfishes, souvenir sheet of four, full OG, NH, VF, this item is listed, but has no price either in Scott or Michel Cat.
250.00
235 **   970a
1999, Fishes, souvenir sheet of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, this item had been issued in very limited quantity, no price indicated either in Scott or Michel Cat.
400.00
236 **/*   

New Caledonia
Group of Postage and Air Post issues

1892-1990, about two hundred mint stamps, including several better items, such as #40/58 (less #43, 50), 66-80, 182-207, 307-10 in blocks of four, C33 x2 and many others, fresh condition, full OG (a few stamps without gum), NH or LH, mainly VF, C.v. is about $1,950, Est. $450-$550
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350.00
237 **   J1-5

New Hebrides
Postage Due stamps

1925, black overprint "Chiffre Taxe" on definitive stamps of 1925, complete set of five, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $250 as hinged
150.00
238 **/*   

Nice Selection of Definitive Issues

1911-77, 24 mint complete sets, postage and dues, we note just a few stamps with typical tropicalized gum, generally nice condition, full OG, NH or LH, F/VF, C.v. $1,950, Est. $500-$600
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350.00
239  293

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

1941, Dog Sled, black "Noel 1941" overprint on 1.75fr bright blue, full OG, LH, VF, expert's pencil signature on reverse, C.v. $950
200.00
240  

Clean Collection on Scott Album Pages

1885-1973, several hundred mostly mint stamps, starting with early surcharges, Navigation and Commerce types, nice definitive issues of 1909-38, then 21 F.N.F.L. overprints(two or three values have slight thin), Dogs and Fishes dues and many more, mainly fresh condition, full/large part of OG, F/VF, C.v. is $5,115, Est. $1,300-$1,500
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800.00
241 **   23-24, C6

French Southern and Antarctic Territories

1963, International Quiet Sun Year, complete set of three, postage and air post, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #23-24, A8, ?395
100.00
242 ** P  C3, imp

Air Post stamps

1959, Wandering Albatross, 200fr, perforated and imperforated copies, in addition imperforated proof in bluish green, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
243 **   C4
1963, Adelie Penguins, 50fr black, dull blue and red violet, block of four, slightly folded along vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #A6, ?260++
60.00
244 **   C7, imp
1965, 125th Anniversary of the Discovery of Adelie Land, 50fr blue and indigo, perforated and imperforated stamps, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #A8, ?435
100.00
245 **   C8, imp
1965, ITU issue, 30fr multicolored, perforated and imperforated exemplars, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #A9, ?690
150.00
246 **   1/234a, C1/144

Practically Complete Collection in Hingeless Leuchtturm Album

1948-97, several hundred mint never hinged stamps, postage and air post, including all valuable stamps for the period with Madagascar #C54,missing just a few cheap stamps for completion, flawless quality material, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. is about $4,200, Est. $1,300-$1,600
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900.00
247 **   144b

Tunisia

1937, red surcharge (small figures) 1.75f on 1.50f blue and dark blue, vertical pair with gutter label, top stamp without the surcharge, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $275 as hinged, Dallay #182b, ?525
100.00
248 **   150-51 var
1941, black surcharge 1f on 1.25f carmine and on 1.40f lilac, two sheet margin horizontal pairs, left stamp of each pair without the surcharge, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #227c-28d, ?1,150
200.00
249 **   C17-20

Air Post stamps

1953-54, Historical Buildings, 100f-1000f, complete set of four, the high value is left sheet margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $120
60.00
250 **/*   

Selection of Better Postage, Semi-Postal and Air Post Stamps with Varieties

1915-59, over one hundred mostly mint stamps (one nicely cancelled block of #C2), highlights included #B1-13, B20-36, B54-73 x2, C17-20 x2and etc., generally nice condition with just a few insignificant flaws mentioned, full/large part of OG, NH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. is about $1,550, Est. $400-$500
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300.00
251 **   94-126

Wallis and Futuna Islands

1941-43, black overprint "France Libre" over "Iles Wallis et Futuna" on New Caledonian definitive issue, complete set of 33, stamp of 1.50f with slight gum crease, otherwise nice and fresh unit, full OG, NH, F/VF, Dallay #97-129, ?1,250
300.00
252 **   J24-36

Postage Due stamps

1943, Malayan Sambar, black overprint "France Libre" over "Iles Wallis et Futuna" on New Caledonian postage dues, complete set of 13, several values have usual dryish gum, full OG, NH, F/VF, Dallay #T24-36, ?810
200.00
253 **/*   

Collection on Scott Album Pages

1920-77, several hundred mint stamps, mainly in complete issues, starting with early overprints on New Caledonia material, strong in airpost, mainly nice condition, full OG, NH from the middle of 1940's, F/VF, C.v. $950, Est. $275-$325
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200.00
254 SB   

Three Stamp Booklets

1915-55, Merchants (Mauritania, Dallay #SB1), Food Preparation (Senegal, Dallay #SB2) and Pasha Bey (Tunisia, Dallay #SB21), first two of 2fr denomination and the last one of 300fr, all are in nice quality, VF, C.v. ?400
150.00
255 **   

France and Territories Collection of Souvenir and Miniature Sheets

1963-80, about 100 items, representing issues from Burundi to Togo, including many valuable items, nice topical material, apparently post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is over $1,000, Est. $300-$350
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200.00