Lots 341 - 351, Catalogue of Auction #67 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
341 **   

Comoro Islands

2009, Great Freemasons, miniature sheet of six, souvenir sheet and first day cover bearing miniature sheet, all these items were not officially issued, because of 125fr stamp is picturing Russian Poet Alexander Pushkin, who in fact had never been a freemason, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
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342  C149

Air Post stamps

1974, 5th Anniversary of the First Man on Moon, two artist sunken die proofs of 200fr in dark blue or maroon, each one sign at the bottom, no gum as produced, NH, VF

Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Clean Collection on Scott Album Pages

1885-1973, several hundred mostly mint stamps, starting with early surcharges, Navigation and Commerce types, nice definitive issues of 1909-38,then 21 F.N.F.L. overprints (two or three values have slight thin), Dogs and Fishes dues and many more, mainly fresh condition, full/large part of OG, F/VF, C.v. is $5,115
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344    93


December 29, 1925 - January 6, 1926, First Experimental Airmail/Auto Cover Dakar - Zinder (Niger), carried by rail from Dakar to Bamako, then by air from Bamako to Niamey, and by car from Niamey to Zinder, mixed franking with Senegal 30c black and rose and pair of Niger dues of 10c carmine, five-line confirmation cachet, large pre-printed "Par Avion" and all appropriate markings, VF
345 **   23-24, C6

French Southern and Antarctic Territories

1963, International Quiet Sun Year, complete set of three, postage and air post, full OG, NH, VF, Yvert #20-21, A7, ?369
346 **   28
1968, Albatross, 20fr slate, olive and orange, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Yvert #24, ?555
347 **   150-51 var


1941, black surcharge 1f on 1.25f carmine and on 1.40f lilac, two sheet margin horizontal pairs, left stamp of each pair without the surcharge, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #227c-28d, ?1,150
348 **   C17-20

Air Post stamps

1953-54, Historical Buildings, 100f-1000f, complete set of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $120
349 **/*   

Selection of Better Postage, Semi-Postal and Air Post Stamps with Varieties

1915-59, over one hundred mostly mint stamps (one nicely cancelled block of #C2), highlights included #B1-13, B20-36, B54-73 x2, C17-20 x2and etc., generally nice condition with just a few insignificant flaws mentioned, full/large part of OG, NH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. is about $1,550
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350 **   

France and Territories Collections
Souvenir and Miniature Sheets Holding

1963-80, about 100 items, representing issues from Burundi to Togo, including many valuable items, nice topical material, apparently post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is over $1,000
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351 ** P  

Group of Red Cross Issues

1972-85, four imperforated Red Cross sets of France (C.v. is ?385), Central African Republic - imperforated block of four, six imperforated de luxe sheets of Gabon, four die sunken proof sheets of Madagascar and epreuve de luxe of New Caledonia, fresh quality, full OG or no gum as produced, NH, VF
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