Lots 539 - 547, Catalogue of Auction #66 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
539 **   113 var
1900, Liberty, Equality, Fraternity 5c green, top left corner margin single, imperforated at the top due to foldover, full OG, NH (hinged on margin far away from the stamp), VF and a spectacular error
100.00
540 **   329 var
1937, PEXIP, Philatelic Exhibition in Paris, souvenir sheet of four with two labels, without notching at the bottom variety, full OG (slightly disturbed at the bottom left corner), NH, VF, Yvert Block #3c, ?900
200.00
541  616/20
1949, Arms of French Provinces, set of four compound artist's proofs of three designs in black-and-white, printed on thin card (2fr) or chalky paper (10c, 50c and 4fr), each one is signed by artist at the bottom, all are fresh and VF
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200.00
542 **   1100
1964, PHILATEC, 1r brown, dark red and dark blue, complete gutter sheet of eight with eight labels, marginal inscription, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
75.00
543 ** P  611, 978-81, 1224

Proofs and Imperforated issues

1948-68, Polar Expeditions, 15fr indigo, horizontal imperforated pair and a single (1948), imperforated epreuve de luxe of 40c in greenish blue and red brown, in addition horizontal imperforated pair trial color proofs (1968); Birds, imperforated complete set of four, all items with full OG, NH, proof sheet has no gum as issued, VF, Dallay C.v. ?745 w/o proofs
150.00
544 **   C29-32, C34-36

Air Post stamps

1954-59, Airplanes and Helicopter, two complete sets, the total is seven stamps, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $411.50
120.00
545 **/*   Dallay #4

Military Air Post stamps

1943, Marshal Petain, black boxed overprint "Par Avion. Batiment de Ligne. Richelieu" on 1.50fr red brown, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH (bottom stamps) or VLH, VF, C.v. ?860++, only 1,500 stamps were produced
250.00
546 **/*   Dallay #10-11
1943, boxed overprint "Par Avion. Batiment de Ligne. Richelieu" on Senegal postage stamps of 1fr and 1.75fr, complete set of two, full OG, NH or previously hinged (No.11), VF, each stamp with expert's guarantee hs, C.v. ?1,350
300.00
547 **   Dallay #5, 7

British Propaganda Forgeries against Nazi Occupied France

1943-44, Marshal Petain, 50c dark green and 1fr brownish red, two bottom left corner margin blocks of four, issued by Resistance Movement, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?180++
100.00