Lots 41 - 74, Catalogue of Auction #61 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
41 **   84-95

Antigua

1938-51, King George VI and Views, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #98/109, ?130
75.00
42 SG 38/47

Ascension

1938-49, King George VI and Views, complete set of 16, first printing with basic perforation 13 1/2 (except issue of 1949), full OG, mostly LH, VF, C.v. ?496
150.00
43 SG 38b/47a
1938-53, King George VI and Views, complete set of 16, perforation 13 (except 5s with perforation 13 1/2), full OG, mostly LH, VF, C.v. ?343
100.00
44 **   E1a

Bahamas
Special Delivery stamps

1916, double black overprint "Special Delivery" on 5p orange and black, nice stamp in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, P. Holcombe certificate, SG #S1a, ?800 as hinged
600.00
45  25

Batum

1920, black handstamped surcharge 50r on 1k orange, bottom sheet margin imperforated stamp, full OG, LH, VF, several expert's markings on reverse, SG #21, ?600
300.00
46  30
1919-20, black handstamped surcharge 50r on 5k claret, proper cancellation, minor perf irregularities, fine exemplar, Kosack and two other expert's hs on reverse, SG #26, ?500
200.00
47  56a
1920, blue handstamped surcharge (cut figures) 50r on 50k yellow, horizontal pair used on a part of an envelope, Batum "22.2.20" date stamp, VF, SG #44ba, ?500++
200.00
48 **   117, var

Bechuanaland Protectorate

1935, Silver Jubilee, 1p scarlet and blue, bottom left corner margin block of nine, left stamp in the middle row with "extra flagstaff" variety (position 9/1), full OG, NH, VF, SG #111, a, ?289 as hinged singles
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200.00
49 **   105-14

Bermuda

1936-40, King George V, Yachts, Views, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, mainly VF, SG #98/106, 112, 112a, ?313 as hinged singles
250.00
50 **   1-15, 25-38

British Antarctic Territories

1963-71, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Airplanes, Ships, Scenes, two complete sets, the last one is surcharged issue, the total is 29 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $334
150.00
51 **   144-55

British Honduras

1953-57, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Coat of Arms, Scenes, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #179/90, ?85
50.00
52 **   1-13, J1-5

British Occupation of Italian Colonies
Eritrea

1948, black surcharge "B.M.A. Eritrea" and new denominations, postage and dues, two complete sets, the total is 18 values, full OG, NH, VF, SG #E1-12, ED1-5, ?135
100.00
53 **   O43-55

Burma
Official stamps

1947, King George VI and Ships, bilingual overprint "Service", complete set of 13, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #O41/53, ?190
100.00
54    54-56

Cameroons Expeditionary Forces

1919, three stamps of German Cameroon with blue or black surcharge "C.E.F." and new denomination in British currency, used together with French Occupation stamp on registered mixed franking cover from Buea to Berne via Liverpool, all transit and arrival markings, VF and rare
500.00
55  C1

Canada
Air Post stamps

1928, Airplane over the Globe, imperforated plate proof of 5c in dark olive brown, printed on india paper, block of four, no gum as issued, NH, VF, Unitrade #C1P, C.v. C$800 as singles
300.00
56 **   96/273, C1-9, CE1-2, E6

Small Clean Selection

1908-46, approximately one hundred mint never hinged stamps in complete sets on stockpages, including all important postage and air post issues for the period, in addition #96-103 and #241-45are expertly regummed (counted as hinged), nice and well-preserved lot, F/VF centering, Unitrade C.v. is about C$3,000, Est. $600-$800
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400.00
57  115-26

Canada
Newfoundland

1919, Trail of the Caribou, 1c-36c, complete set of 12, full or large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF, Unitrade C.v. C$375
100.00
58  C5

Air Post stamps

1930, B.M. "Columbia" Trans-Atlantic Air Mail Flight, black surcharge 50c on Caribou 30c sage green, full OG, LH, F/VF and rare, only 142 copies remained unused of 300 printed, Sanabria guarantee hs, A. Nussbaum certificate, Unitrade C.v. C$12,000
4000.00
59  C6-8, C9-11
1931, Airmail Pictorial issue, two complete sets of three, printed on unwatermarked and watermarked paper respectively, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$350
100.00
60  C6-8/C9-11
1931, Airmail Pictorial issue, complete set of three imperforated plate proofs in black, printed on thick unwatermarked (15k) or watermarked paper, no gum as produced, VF and rare
400.00
61 **   C12
1932, Dornier "DO-X" Flight, red surcharge $1.50 on $1 blue, nice centering with usual rough perforation, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$700
200.00
62 **   278-89A, 290-92, 295

Ceylon

1938-52, King George VI, Elephants, Scenes, complete set of 17, including 10r and both surcharges values, full OG, NH, mostly VF and difficult assembly, SG #386/97, 398-99, F1, ?200
150.00
63  112-14

Cook Islands

1938, King George VI and Scenes, imperforated plate proofs on thick paper without watermark, frames and central vignettes, complete set of six (3+3) in horizontal pairs, no gum as produced, VF, SG #127/29
300.00
64 **   160-63 imp
1965, Internal Self Government, Map, Flag and Scenes, imperforated complete set of four in vertical pairs, NH, VF, SG #175/78 var
200.00
65 **   183-97

Cyprus

1960, Queen Elizabeth II, blue "Cyprus Republic" overprint on definitive issue of 1953, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #188/202, ?130
80.00
66 **   65-82, 83-85

Dominica

1923-33, King George V and Seal of the Colony, complete set of 21, including three high values on watermarked Multiple Crown CA paper, nice and flawless unit, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #71/91, ?375 as hinged
500.00
67 **   172-76

Egypt

1933, International Aviation Congress, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, SG #214/18, ?90 as hinged
75.00
68 SB  SG SB17

Stamp Booklet

1952, King Farouk, unexploded 240m booklet, contains four panes of six stamps of 10m violet, separated by interleaves, nice quality, VF, C.v. ?250
150.00
69 **   128-42

Falkland Islands

1960-63, Queen Elizabeth II and Birds, 1/2p-?1, complete set of 16, all are top sheet margin exemplars, full OG, NH, VF, SG #193/207, ?170
80.00
70 **   93-106

Fiji

1922-29, King George V, 1/4p-5s, complete set of 14, in addition color shades of 1p, 3p and 6p, watermark Multiple Script CA, flawless unit, full OG, NH, VF, SG #228/41, ?116 as hinged
150.00
71 **   87-96

Gambia

1921-22, King George V, 1/2p-4s, complete set of ten, watermark Multiple Script CA, high value with pin-point natural paper inclusion, full OG, NH, VF, SG #108/17, ?100 as hinged
100.00
72 **   132-43, 153-67
1938-59, King George VI, Queen Elizabeth II, Elephants, Ships, Scenes, two complete sets, the total is 31 stamps, fresh, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #150/61, 171/85, ?245
150.00
73 **   40-51

Gilbert and Ellice Islands

1939-52, King George VI, Bird, Coat of Arms, Scenes, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #41/54, ?42
40.00
74 **/*   1

Grenada

1862, Queen Victoria, 1p green, printed on paper without watermark, block of four, full OG, NH or VLH (top right stamp), VF, SG #2, ?200 as hinged singles
150.00