Lots 68 - 159, Catalogue of Auction #68 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
68 **   1-12

Aden

1937, Dhows, 1/2a-10r, complete set of 12, stamp of 5r with nice offset on gum side, nice quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/12, 1,200 as hinged
800.00
69 **   1-11

Aden Protectorate States
Kathiri State of Seiyun

1942, Sultan of Seiyun and Scenes, 1/2a-5r, complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/11, 240++
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150.00
70 **  SG 42/54
1966, Sultan Hussein and Scenes, surcharged in red or black with "South Arabia" and new denominations, 5f/5c-500f/10s, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 180++
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100.00
71 **  SG 53/64

Qu'aiti State in Hadhramaut

1966, Sultan Awadh and Scenes, bilingual surcharges in red or black "South Arabia" and new denominations, 5f/5c-500/10s, top left corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 140++
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75.00
72 **  SG 28, a

Antigua

1887, Queen Victoria, 4p chestnut, watermark Crown CA, left sheet margin block of nine, upper right stamp with Detached Triangle variety, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged multiple, C.v. 368 as hinged singles
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350.00
73 **   136-45, var
1963-65, Queen Elizabeth II, Airplane and Scenes, 1c-24c, complete set of ten in blocks of four, in addition color varieties of 5c and 24c, watermark Multiple Block CA, full OG, NH, VF, SG #149/58, 154a, 158a, 109++
50.00
74 **   1-9

Ascension

1922, King George V, the Wharf and Government House, black overprint "Ascension" on stamps of St. Helena, 1/2p-3s, complete set of nine, six of which with sheet margins, bright and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/9, 325
300.00
75 **  SG 11, c
1924, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1p deep blue green and gray black, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, left stamp with Cleft Rock variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 136 as hinged singles
100.00
76 **   23-32
1934, King George V, Birds, Map, Scenes, 1/2 p-5s, complete set of ten, stamp of 1 1/2p has short one tip of perforation on the left, otherwise post office fresh, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #21/30, 120 as hinged
100.00
77 **  SG 38b, a
1944, King George VI and View of Georgetown, 1/2p bluish violet and black, perforation 13, block of four, bottom right stamp with Long Center Bar to "E" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 94++
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75.00
78 **  SG 71a
1963, White-Capped Noddy, 1 1/2p multicolored, omitted cobalt color variety, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, C.v. 130
75.00
79 **   13

Australia

1913, Kangaroo and Map, 10s pink and gray, Wide Crown and Wide A watermark, die II, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by E. Diena, SG #14, 900 as hinged, Scott C.v. $4,250
1200.00
80 **   J71-80

Postage Due stamps

1946-57, Numerals, 1/2p-1s, complete set in blocks of four, watermark Multiple Small Crown and C of A, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #D119/28, 280++
150.00
81 **   43

Bahamas

1902, King Edward VII, 1 green and black, top sheet margin plate No.1 single, watermark Crown CA, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #70, 300 as hinged
300.00
82 **   85-89
1930, Tercentenary issue, 1p-3s, complete set of five, full OG (three stamps with creamy slightly striped gum), NH, VF, SG #126/30, 70 as hinged
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50.00
83 **   158-73
1954-63, Queen Elizabeth II, 1/2p-1, complete set in blocks of four, all with sheet margins (mainly corner margins) except 1 block, full OG, NH, VF, SG #201/16, 400++
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200.00
84 **  SG 217x

Barbados

1921-24, Seal of the Colony, 1/4p brown, reversed watermark Multiple Script CA variety, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 120 as hinged singles
100.00
85 **  SG 220aw
1921-24, Seal of the Colony, 1p red, inverted watermark Multiple Script CA variety, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 100 as hinged singles
100.00
86 **  SG 248, a
1938, Seal of the Colony, 1/2p green, bottom sheet margin block of 12, right stamp in the second row with recut line variety (position R10/6), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 216 as singles
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150.00
87 **   18, var

Batum (British Occupation)

1919, black overprint "British Occupation" on Aloe Tree 3r violet, 69 stamps in four large blocks, varieties of basic stamps and overprints inscribed on two stockpages, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
88  30
1919-20, black handstamped surcharge 50r on 5k claret, proper cancellation, minor perf irregularities on the right, F/VF, ex-Lee Schneidman, P. Kosack guarantee hs, SG #26, 550
200.00
89 **   180-93

Bechuanaland Protectorate

1961, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, 1c-2r, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #168/81, 80
40.00
90  3

Bermuda

1865, Queen Victoria, imperforated proof of 3p in orange, printed on thick paper without watermark, black overprint "Cancelled", no gum as produced, NH, VF
100.00
91 **/*   31-39
1906-10, Dry Dock, 1/4p-4p, complete set in blocks of four, watermark Multiple Crown CA, very fresh condition, full OG, NH (one, two or three stamps of each block) or VLH, VF, SG #34/42, 640 as hinged singles
400.00
92 **  SG 60w
1920-21, Tercentenary issue, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p green, watermark Crown to right of CA (inverted) variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 450 as hinged
400.00
93 **  SG 83w
1924, Seal of the Colony, Caravel, 3p ultramarine, inverted watermark Multiple Script CA, left sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 160 as hinged
150.00
94 **  SG 89g var
1929, King George V, 2s6p red and black on blue paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, broken line under left scroll variety, full OG, NH, VF, similar plate errors are priced around 350-450 as hinged
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150.00
95 SG 92 var
1924, King George V, 10s red and green on emerald paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, diagonal gash through the portrait variety, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. 140 for a common stamp
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150.00
96 **  SG 116cf
1942, King George VI, 2s blue and violet on deep blue ordinary paper, gash in chin variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 325
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250.00
97 **  SG 116c, d
1942-43, King George VI, two stamps in blocks of four of 2s in blue/violet on deep blue paper and in deep blue/violet on pale blue paper, both with perforation 14, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 104++
75.00
98 **  SG 119e
1951, King George VI, 10s vermilion and green on green ordinary paper, perforation 13, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 192 as singles
120.00
99 **  SG 121c, d
1943-51, King George VI, two stamps of 1 in black/red violet on pale red paper and in black/violet on scarlet paper, perforation 14 or 13 respectively, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 115
75.00
100 **/*  SG 223a, b

British Guiana

1899, Kaieteur Falls, black surcharge "Two Cents" on 10c brownish red and blue black, bottom sheet margin block of six (3x2), bottom left stamp has no stop after "Cents", while bottom right with "Gents"variety (positions R5/5, R5/7), full OG, top stamps are LH, bottom ones are NH, VF, C.v. 104 as hinged singles
100.00
101 **   191-201
1921-27, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1c-96c, complete set of 11, watermark Multiple Script CA, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #272/82, 100 as hinged
120.00
102 **   210-22
1934, King George V, Waterfall, Scenes, 1c-$1, complete set of 13, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, SG #288/300, 140 as hinged, Scott C.v. $290
150.00
103 **   253-67
1954-63, Queen Elizabeth II, Birds, Fishes, Scenes, 1c-$5, complete set of 15, watermark Multiple Script CA, full OG, NH, VF, SG #331/45, 110
50.00
104 **  SG D3b

Postage Due stamps

1952, Numerals, 4c bright blue, watermark Multiple Script CA, block of four, bottom left stamp with St. Edward's (small) Crown variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 160++, Scott #J3a
120.00
105  1-2

British Honduras

1866, Queen Victoria, 1p pale blue and 6p rose, printed on paper without watermark, unblemished colors, part of OG, F/VF, SG #1, 3, 495
200.00
106 **/*   49, a
1899, Queen Victoria, black overprint (12mm long) "Revenue" on 10c lilac and green, block of four, top left stamp with "Bevenue" overprint error, full OG, NH (one common stamp) or VLH, VF, SG #67, a, 407 as hinged singles
200.00
107 **   104
1924, King George V, $5 black and violet on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, left sheet margin single, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, SG #125, 225 as hinged
200.00
108 **   115-26
1938-47, King George VI, Scenes, 1c-$5, complete set of 12, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, SG #150/61, 190
100.00
109 **   65-77

British Occupation of Italian Colonies
Cyrenaica

1950, Warrior, 1m-500m, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #136/48, 180
100.00
110 **   1-13, J1-5

Eritrea

1948, black surcharge "B.M.A. Eritrea" and new denominations, postage and dues, two complete sets, the total is 18 values, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, SG #E1-12, ED1-5, 140
100.00
111 **  SG ED3, a

Postage Due stamps

1948, black surcharge "B.M.A. Eritrea" and 20c on 2p black brown, block of four, bottom right stamp without stop after "A" in "B.M.A" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 121++
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80.00
112 **   62-75

Brunei

1947, View of Brunei River and Water Village, 1c-$10, complete set of 14, watermark Multiple Script CA, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #79/92, 150
100.00
113 **   83-96
1953-58, Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin and Water Village, 1c-$5, complete set of 14, watermark Multiple Script CA, full OG, NH, VF, SG #100/13, 65
40.00
114  50-65

Canada

1897, Queen Victoria, Diamond Jubilee issue, complete of 16 imperforated plate proofs, printed on india paper and mounted on cards, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce, only 400 complete sets possible, Unitrade C.v. C$6,860
2000.00
115 **   195-201
1932, King George V "Medallion" issue, 1c-13c, complete set in blocks of four, top right stamp of 5c with major re-entry variety (position 10 UL), perfect centering and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade#195-201, 199i, C.v. C$2,068++
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400.00
116 **   C1-9, CE1-4

Air Post and Air Mail Special Delivery issues

1928-46, Airplanes and Allegories of Flight, altogether 13 stamps, #C2 with minimal perforation irregularities at the top left, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$520
100.00
117 **   

Official stamps

1928-46, Air Post and Special Delivery stamps with perfin "OHMS" or overprinted "O.H.M.S." and "G", the total is 17 stamps (one postally used), nice quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Unitrade C.v. C$374
75.00
118  59

Newfoundland

1894, Schooner, 10c black, block of four, large part of OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, Unitrade C.v. C$720++
150.00
119  61-74
1897, Discovery of Newfoundland issue, red diagonal overprint "Specimen", complete set of 14, mainly margin exemplars, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$1,500
400.00
120  115-26
1919, Trail of the Caribou, 1c-36c, complete set of 12, stamp of 2c with some color oxidation, full or large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, Unitrade C.v. C$375
75.00
121 **   C6-8

Air Post stamps

1931, Dog Sled and Air Mail Routes, 15c-$1, complete set of three, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$300
100.00
122 **   19

Cayman Islands

1907, King Edward VII, black handstamped surcharge 1p on 5s vermilion and green, nice quality single, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce never hinged, SG #19, 275
250.00
123 **   50-63
1921-26, King George V, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 14, watermark Multiple Script CA, stamp of 10s is top sheet margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF, SG #69/83, 140 as hinged
150.00
124 **   64-68
1921-22, King George V, 3p-10s, complete set of five, watermark Multiple Crown CA, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #60/67, 85 as hinged
100.00
125 **   68
1921, King George V, 10s carmine on green paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, VF, SG #67, 75 as hinged
75.00
126  69-80
1932, Centenary issue, King William IV and King George V, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, SG #84/95, 500
250.00
127 **   85-96
1935, King George V, Animals, Birds, Map, Scenes, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 12, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #96/107, 200 as hinged
200.00
128  MR3

War Tax stamp

1917, King George V, black "thin" surcharge 1 1/2p on 2 1/2p deep blue, nice and very fresh, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, BPA certificate, SG #55, 750
350.00
129 **  SG 303y

Ceylon

1912, King George V, 5c violet, inverted and reversed watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 140 as hinged
120.00
130 **   264-74
1935-36, King George V, Elephants, Scenes, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, VF, SG #368/78, 60 as hinged
60.00
131 **/*   264a-65a
1935-36, King George V and Scenes, 2c carmine rose and black, 3c olive green and black, both with perforation 14, blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps of 3c block), VF, SG #368a/69a, 196 as hinged singles
150.00
132  61-66

Cook Islands

1920, Captain Cook issue, inscribed "Rarotonga", 1/2p-1s, imperforated plate proofs, printed on paper without watermark, complete set in horizontal pairs (6p in two corner margin singles), full OG(6p and 1s) or no gum as produced, NH, VF, SG #70/75
150.00
133  4-6

Cyprus

1880, Queen Victoria, black overprint "Cyprus" on GB stamps, complete set of three, large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF, SG #4/6, 1,490
600.00
134  8
1881, Queen Victoria, black surcharge (18mm) 1/2p over black "Cyprus" overprint on 1p red, plate No.215, large part of OG, F/VF, SG #7, 800
300.00
135  11-14
1881, Queen Victoria, 1/2pi-4p, set of four values, Die I, watermark Crown CC, bright colors and nice centering, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #11/14, 1,955
750.00
136 **   86
1923, King George V, 45pi dull violet and ultra, watermark Multiple Script CA, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, SG #99, 275 as hinged
250.00
137 **   114-23
1928, 50th Anniversary of the British Rule, 3/4pi-1, complete set of ten, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #123/32, 300 as hinged
250.00
138 **   125-35
1934, King George V and Views, 1/4pi-45pi, complete set of 11, perfect quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, SG #133/43, 200 as hinged
150.00
139 **   54

Dominica

1914, King George V, 5s green and red on yellow paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, top right corner margin single with plate No.1, full OG, NH (hinged at the top margin only), VF, SG #54, 60 as hinged
60.00
140 **  SG 126, a
1951, King George VI and View of Botanical Gardens, 6c chestnut and olive, right sheet margin block of four, bottom left stamp has "C" of "CA" missing from watermark variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 603++
500.00
141 **   103

Egypt

1924, King Fuad, 1 blue and dark violet, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #122, 225 as hinged
200.00
142  149, a
1932-37, King Fuad, 1 slate green and chestnut, two exemplars, printed completely by photogravure or litho (frame) and photogravure (center) respectively, full or large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #170, 172, 210
75.00
143 **   343-60
1953, Portrait of King Farouk obliterated with three black bars, 1m-1, complete set of 18, full OG, NH, F/VF
50.00
144 **/*   M5

British Forces issues

1934, Sphinx, 1p carmine, perforation 14 1/2x14, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top left stamp), VF, SG #A7, 220 as hinged
150.00
145 **   N1-19, NC1-12

Issues for Use in Palestine

1948, King Farouk, bilingual overprint "Palestine", two complete sets, postage and air post, the total is 31 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $146
100.00
146 **   N20-38
1953, Portrait of King Farouk obliterated with three black bars, bilingual overprint "Palestine", 1m-1, complete set of 19, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $330
150.00
147  N20-38
1953, Portrait of King Farouk obliterated with three black bars, bilingual overprint "Palestine", 1m-1, complete set of 19, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF
75.00
148 **   N39-56
1953-56, Queen Nefertiti, Workers and Mosque, bilingual overprint "Palestine", 1m-1, complete set of 18, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $222
100.00
149 **   65-73

Falkland Islands

1933, Centenary issue, 1/2p-2s6p, complete set of nine without the high values, bright and fresh unit, full OG, NH, VF, SG #127/35, 492.50 as hinged
300.00
150  74
1933, King Penguin, 5s yellow and black, nicely centered, full OG, LH, VF, SG #136, 950
600.00
151 **  SG 139, d
1935, Silver Jubilee, 1p red and deep blue, left sheet margin block of four, top left stamp with "Extra Flagstaff on right hand turret" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 460 as hinged singles
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400.00
152 **  SG 140l
1935, Silver Jubilee, 2 1/2p deep blue and brown, re-entry on value tablet variety (position R8/1), full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. 200 as hinged
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200.00
153 **  SG G6b

Falkland Islands Dependencies

1946, King George VI and Map, missing "I" in Shetland Is. variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 250
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150.00
154 **   117-31B, 132-35

Fiji

1938-55, King George VI, Coat of Arms, Maps, Scenes, complete set of 22, including both dies of 1 1/2p, 2p and 6p, a few stamps of early printings with usual streaky gum, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #249/66b, 275
200.00
155  22-28

Gibraltar

1889, Queen Victoria, surcharged issue, complete set of seven, surcharges of 5c, 25c on 2p and 50c with short foot of "5" variety, full OG, mostly LH, VF, SG #15/21, 312
150.00
156 **   132-45
1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Coat of Arms and Views, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #145/58, 180
80.00
157 **   27-31

Gilbert and Ellice Islands

1922-27, King George V, 1/2p-10s, complete set of five, watermark Multiple Script CA, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #27/35, 182 as hinged
200.00
158 **   98-107

Gold Coast

1928, King George V and View of Christiansborg Castle, 1/2p-5s, complete set of ten, watermark Multiple Script CA, excellent quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, SG #103/12, 110 as hinged
150.00
159 **   7, 12, 14-15

Heligoland

1875-95, Queen Victoria, 1/2s, 1 1/2s, 1pf, 2pf, official reprints, each one with inverted central vignette, blocks of four, three of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
750.00