Lots 393 - 398, Catalogue of Auction #63 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
393  C1

Air Post stamps and covers

1919, black overprint "1er Servicio Postal Aereo. 6-18-19" on 2c carmine rose, fresh and flawless exemplar from position 9 of the setting, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF and rare, several hs signatures on reverse, PF and A. Roig certificates, only 200 stamps were overprinted for the first experimental flight from Barranquilla to Puerto Colombia, 160 of those were used on correspondences, remained 40 copies made this stamp an unconditional airpost rarity, C.v. $3,500 for a faulted stamp
394 **   C12-16
1920-21, SCADTA, Airplane over Magdalena River, complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, slight usual gum wrinkles, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,100 as hinged singles
395    C20
1921, Pioneer Flight SCADTA cover from Bogota to New York, franked by 3c green, paid for surface delivery, and uprated by violet air mail surcharge 30c on 50c pale green, appropriate SCADTA three-line and circular handstamps, mostly VF, A. Rendon certificate
396 **   C38-50, CF1
1923-28, Seaplane over Magdalena River and Bogota Cathedral, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, including registration stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $817.40 as hinged singles
397 **   C227-29 var
1953, Ministry of the Communications Building, set of three values, each one with double surcharge "Aereo" and new denominations, full OG, NH, VF, each one with Kessler guarantee hs on reverse
398    CLA27

Pioneer SCADTA Flight cover

1924, mixed franking cover from Hamburg to Bogota, franked by five German adhesives and Colombian 30c blue with "A" overprint in horizontal strip of four, upon surface arrival to Colombia posted to Flight "Barranquilla - Girardot" and then for ground delivery to Bogota, underpaid and marked "T. 0.30", arrival ds, minor conveyance flaws, still F/VF, mounted on page from a Collection