Lots 1 - 59, Catalogue of Auction #66 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1 **   246-47
1894, Franklin, 1c ultra and 1c blue, the last one with minor offset on reverse, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $280
100.00
2 **   300-03, 305, 308-09
1902-03, regular issue, 1c-4c, 6c, 13c-15c, set of seven values, nice condition overall, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,059.50
300.00
3 **   424-25, 428-37
1913-15, regular issue, 1c-2c, 5c-15c, set of 11 values, perforation 10, full OG, NH, mostly VF, stamp of 10c with copy of PF certificate for block of four (bottom right stamp), C.v. $1,077.50
300.00
4 **   478
1916, Franklin, $1 violet black, perforation 10, printed on paper without watermark, nice condition, full OF, NH, VF, C.v. $1,450
600.00
5 **   578-79
1923, Franklin 1c green, Washington 2c carmine, complete set of two, perforation 11x10, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $310
100.00
6 **   581-91
1923-26, regular issue, 1c-10c, complete set of 11, perforation 10, nice offset on 5c stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $402
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150.00
7 **   1467a var
1972, Wildlife Conservation, 8c multicolored, se-tenant block of four, black engraved color is strongly shifted to the bottom left, complete transition sheet of eight blocks, resulting in top stamps with double or missing side inscription, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
8 **   1508, a
1973, Christmas Tree, 8c multicolored, complete transition sheet of 50, contains eight vertical pairs imperforated between stamps and one partly imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. $1,800 as eight error pairs
600.00
9 **   1547b
1974, Energy Conservation, (10c) multicolored, green and orange colors omitted, full OG, NH, F/VF, APEX certificate, C.v. $375
150.00
10 **   1615Cf fn
1978, Piano, 8.4c dark blue on yellow paper, coil stamp, pre-cancelled "OKLAHOMA CITY. OKLA", horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, APEX certificate, C.v. $1,500
400.00
11 **   1622Cd
1981, 13-Star Flag and Independence Hall, 13c dark blue, red and brown red, complete imperforated pane of 100, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. $5,000++
2000.00
12 **   1689 var
1976, Washington Reviewing Army at Valley Forge, 31c multicolored, souvenir sheet of five, perforation is strongly shifted to the top, resulting in four stamps have no denomination, full OG, NH, VF
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400.00
13  1789Pg
1979, John Paul Jones, 15c multicolored, imperforated proof of finished design, cross-gutter block of eight, one stamp with small paper wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. $4,200++
1500.00
14 **   1831a
1980, American Bald Eagle, 15c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $275
100.00
15 **   1894b
1981, Flag over Supreme Court, 20c black, dark blue and red, block of four imperforated horizontally between stamps and at the bottom, blind vertical perforation and at the top, full OG, NH, VF, APEX certificate, C.v. $700++
250.00
16 **   2107a
1984, Christmas issue, Madonna and Child, 20c multicolored, top sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, only a few such errors are known, most with defects, it's listed, but has no price in Scott Cat.
1500.00
17 **   2143a
1985, Love, 22c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, according to Datz 15 imperforated pairs exist, PF certificate, C.v. $900
300.00
18 **   2238b
1986, Blankets, (22c) multicolored, se-tenant block of four, black engraved color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
100.00
19 **   2243b
1986, Folk Arts, 22c multicolored, se-tenant block of four, imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
250.00
20  2476
1991, Kestrel, imperforated multicolored plate proof of 1c, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300 as two pairs
150.00
21  2478
1991, Blue Bird, imperforated multicolored plate proof of 3c, left sheet margin block of four, minor marginal wrinkles, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
150.00
22 **   2479b
1991, Fawn, 19c multicolored, red color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, PSE certificate, C.v. $500
200.00
23 **   2515a
1990, Greetings, 25c multicolored, bottom sheet margin vertical pair imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, according to Datz only 19 sound pairs exist, PF certificate, C.v. $700
250.00
24 **   2567b
1991, Jan E. Matzeliger, 29c multicolored, vertical pair imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $750
250.00
25 **   2567c
1991, Jan E. Matzeliger, 29c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $350
150.00
26 **   2579b
1991, Christmas, (29c) multicolored, right sheet margin vertical pair imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $350
150.00
27 **   2630c
1992, Bicentennial of NYSE, 29c green, red and black, center (black engraved color) is inverted, full OG, NH, graded VF-80 in PSE certificate, C.v. $17,000
12000.00
28 **   2940a
1995, Alice Hamilton, 55c green, side margin horizontal block of 20, imperforated vertical pair is on the left, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, this variety is listed, but has no price in Scott or Datz Cat., a copy of APEX certificate
600.00
29 **   3007d
1995, Christmas issue, bottom sheet margin imperforated se-tenant block of four, full OG, NH, VF, APEX certificate, C.v. $350
150.00
30 **   3069a
1996, Georgia O'Keefe, 32c multicolored, imperforated complete pane of 15, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
300.00
31 **   3307d
1999, Daffy Duck, 33c multicolored, complete pane of ten self-adhesive stamps, horizontal die cutting slightly visible at the top and bottom and invisible between stamps, NH, VF and unique pane, according to PF certificate it has vertical pair (position 6-9) imperforated horizontally between stamps, C.v. $4,250
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4000.00
32 **   3557a
2002, Langston Hughes, 34c multicolored, self-adhesive top sheet margin vertical pair with die cutting omitted, NH, VF, C.v. $850
300.00
33 **   1338Gb/2609a

Group of Imperforated Coil stamps

1970-93, 14 items, including 13 imperforated pairs and one strip of four, individual retail is from $10 to $60, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is over $400
100.00
34    E134Bb

United States Postal Stationery Items

Described by Catalogue of United States Stamped Envelope Essays and Proofs by Dan Undersander, issued in 2003

1958, stationery envelope with proof revaluation surcharge of2c red, proposed for uprating stationery envelope of 2c red issued in 1916, perfect quality, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600
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500.00
35    E159Ba
1930(?), Eagle vignette essay in dark blue on complete size 10 envelope, produced by United States Envelope Co., minor paper toning on reverse, otherwise VF and extremely rare, ex-White, PF certificate, not priced in the Cat.
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1200.00
36    E168Db
1958, (1c) green revaluation surcharge essay, applied on stationery envelope 3c blue with "Canceled" overprint across the indicia, nice condition, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600
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500.00
37    E168Dc
1958, (1c) black revaluation surcharge essay, applied on yellow letter sheet, scored for folding and rouletted at sides, fresh quality, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $450
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350.00
38    E168D fn
1958, (1c) green revaluation surcharge essay, applied on stationery card 2c red (Sc. #UX38) with "Canceled" overprint across pre-printed stamp, perfect condition, VF, PF certificate, not priced in the Cat.
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1000.00
39    E168Fa
1958, stationery envelope with proof revaluation surcharge of 1c green, proposed for uprating stationery envelopes of 3c and 4c, nice quality item, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600
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500.00
40    Sc. #U548Ab
1969, stationery envelope 1.6c brown, error of color, excellent quality, VF and extremely rare, a common envelope with orange indicia is added for comparison, PF certificate, C.v. $5,000
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3000.00
41    E187Aa
1965, essay of indicia 1.4c brown for stationery envelope, printed by the United States Envelope Co. on wove watermarked paper, size 164x216mm, perfect condition, VF and very rare, PF certificate, no price indicated in the Cat.
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1000.00
42    E187Ab
1965, essay of stationery envelope 1.4c brown, die cut and scored for folding, nice quality item, VF and very rare, PF certificate, not priced in the Cat.
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1000.00
43    E187Ab var
1965, essay of indicia 1.4c brown for stationery envelope, printed by the United States Envelope Co. on diamond-shaped wove watermarked paper (the state prior to die cutting and scoring), VF and extremely rare, PF certificate, not mentioned in the Cat.
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1000.00
44    E192Ab
1968, Liberty, essay of stationery envelope 6c light green, die cut and scored for folding, fresh condition, VF and very rare, PF certificate, no price mentioned in the Cat.
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1000.00
45    E193Aa
1970, Moby Dick, essay of indicia 6c blue for stationery envelope, printed by the United States Envelope Co. on wove watermarked paper, size 182x175mm, VF and very rare, no price indicated in the Cat.
1200.00
46    E193Ab var
1970, Moby Dick, essay of indicia 6c blue for stationery envelope, printed by the United States Envelope Co. on diamond-shaped wove watermarked paper (the state prior to die cutting and scoring), VF and extremely rare, PF certificate
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1200.00
47    EAM8Ca
1958, (1c) green revaluation surcharge essay, applied on air mail stationery envelope 6c red (Sc. #UC18) with "Canceled" overprint across indicia, perfect condition, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $1,000
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800.00
48    EAM8Cb
1958, (1c) green revaluation surcharge essay, applied on air mail stationery envelope 6c red (Sc. #UC18, size 23) with "Canceled" overprint across indicia, nice quality, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $1,000
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800.00
49    EAM8Dc
1960, "United States Postage 6c" in red, essay of air mail stationery envelope, minor flap fault at left, otherwise nice and fresh quality item, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $750
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500.00
50    EAM8Ea var
1960, "United States Postage 6c" in blue on air mail stationery envelope 6c red (Sc. #UC18, size 23) with "Canceled" overprint on indicia, red and blue border lozenges, VF and very rare, C.v. $1,500 as for envelope w/o lozenges
1000.00
51    EAM8Eb var
1960, "United States Postage 6c" in blue on envelope with red and blue border lozenges, overprint "Canceled" at the top right corner, fresh and VF, rare, C.v. $800 as for envelope w/o lozenges
1000.00
52    EAM8Ec
1960, "United States Postage 6c" in blue, essay of air mail stationery envelope, perfect quality, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $750
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500.00
53    EAM14Ab var
1970, Jet Liner, essay of indicia 10c red for stationery envelope, printed by the International Envelope Co. on diamond-shaped wove watermarked paper (the state prior to die cutting and scoring), VF and extremely rare, not mentioned in the Cat.
1200.00
54    EAM14Ac
1970, Jet Liner, essay of stationery envelope 10c red, die cut and scored for folding, perfect condition, VF and very rare, not priced in the Cat.
1000.00
55    EA3Aa
1961, International Air Mail letter sheet essay, no value indicated, white horizontal wording on light blue background, gummed flap, VF and scarce, not priced in the Cat.
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400.00
56 (*)   87L7

Local stamps
Hussey's Post

1858, (1c) rose red, complete sheet of 46, bottom row is sideways and forming six couche, unused, no gum, fresh and VF, PF certificate, C.v. $350
200.00
57 **   136L4

Swarts' City Dispatch Post

1849, Zachary Taylor, (2c) red, complete sheet of 25, stone 2, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600 as hinged
400.00
58 **   136L4
1849, Zachary Taylor, (2c) red, complete sheet of 25, stone 4, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600 as hinged
400.00
59 **   C59-62

Philippines (US Administration)
Air Post stamps

1941, Moro Vinta and Clipper, complete set of four, corner sheet margin blocks of 50 (5x10), all with plate #'s at the top, minor perf separations, full OG, NH, mostlyF/VF,C.v.$587.50++
Click the numbers below to see additional blocks:
2, 3, 4
150.00