Lots 1150 - 1168, Catalogue of Auction #66 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1150  8/28

Imperial stamps used in the Turkish Empire

1859-75, five stamps, one on a piece, tied by various Constantinople or boxed "Franco" markings, minor flaws mentioned, fresh overall, F/VF
100.00
1151  1a
1863, 6k light blue, printed on thin paper, blue retta cancellation, imperceptible thin at the bottom right corner, still fresh and nice, VF appearance, scarce with appropriate cancellation, C.v. $1,350
500.00
1152  2
1863, 10pa brown and blue, top sheet margin single, blue dotted "783" cancellation (Beirut), perfect quality, VF, L. Miro certificate, C.v. $750
250.00
1153  2
1865, 10pa brown and blue, horizontal pair cancelled on a piece, nice margins, large part of Port Chios cancellation, VF and scarce pair
750.00
1154  5
1866, 2pi blue and rose, horizontal network, three stamps with various blue cancellations: Agency of Alexandria, "782" inside diamond-shaped dotted marking (Alexandretta) and Port of Samsun, fresh condition, VF
150.00
1155  7
1867, imperforated plate proof of 2pi in black, printed on paper with violet vertical network, no gum as produced, VF and rare
750.00
1156  7
1867, imperforated plate proof of 2pi in blue, printed on paper with rose vertical network, no gum as produced, VF and rare
750.00
1157  12
1872, 1k brown, printed on horizontally laid paper, blue two-line boxed cancellation "Jaffa P. P." (Jaffa Port Paye), fresh condition, VF and scarce
75.00
1158  16-19
1876-79, black or blue surcharges 8(k) or 7(k) on 10k carmine and green, printed on horizontally laid paper, complete set of four, postal cancellations, No.16 cancelled on a piece, fresh, mostly VF, C.v. $270
150.00
1159  19D var
1879, large size black surcharge 7(k) on 10k carmine and green, printed on vertically laid paper, Constantinople cancellation in blue, practically flawless, VF and extremely rare, one of two recorded stamps, expertized by A. Faberge and Finnish Expert's Committee
2500.00
1160  81-90
1909, overprint "Ierusalem", 5pa-70pi, complete set of ten, full/large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $349.60
150.00
1161  141-50
1909, overprint "Smyrne", 5pa-70pi, complete set of ten, full/large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $133.10
100.00
1162  151-59
1909, overprint "Trebizonde", 5pa-70pi, set of nine (less stamp with blue overprint), full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $118.85
100.00
1163  171-79
1909, overprint "Dardanelles", 5pa-70pi, complete set of nine, full/large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $148.25
100.00
1164  171-72, 174 var
1909, overprint "Dardanelles", 5pa, 10pa and 1pi, three vertical pairs, bottom stamps without overprint, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
75.00
1165  74/173 var

City Overprint Varieties

1909, five vertical pairs with and without overprint, and five singles with inverted, double or misplaced overprint, full/large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
150.00
1166 **   204 var
1910, red diagonal surcharge 1pi on 10k dark blue, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), offset of the surcharge on gum side, folded once, minor marginal flaws, still VF
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75.00
1167  220-23
1913, Romanov Dynasty issue, black surcharges 2 1/2pi on 25k, 3 1/2pi on 35k, 5pi on 50k and 7pi on 70k, four horizontal strips of five, each one with red overprint "Obrazets" (Specimen), full OG, NH, VF and scarce assembly
800.00
1168  

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Varieties

1919, nine stamps, including horizontal pair, representing doubled, inverted and missing parts of surcharge varieties, fresh condition, full/large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
75.00