Lots 127 - 217, Catalogue of Auction #70 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
127 **   207-22

India

1949, Historical Buildings, 3p-15r, complete set of 16 in blocks of four, bottom left stamp of 3a with small part of gum loss, block of 5r has minimal separation at the top, nice and fresh unit, full original creamy gum as always, NH, VF, SG #309/24, ?1,300++
800.00
128  

Classic Collection on Pages

1854-1940, about 250 mint stamps, representing Queen Victoria, Kings Edward VII, George V and George VI material, postage, officials, Military Forces in China and India, mainly complete issues from 1900, a few sets are on stockcards, a couple of reprints mentioned, nice quality unit, full/part of OG, F/VF or better, guaranteed SG C.v. is over ?10,500
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3000.00
129 **/*   23-35

Ireland

1922, Thom overprint, 1/2p-1s, complete set of 13, full OG, NH (2p, 2 1/2p and 6p) or LH, VF, SG #30/43, ?100 as hinged
60.00
130 **   44a
1922, King George V, blue black Thom overprint with omitted accent over "a" on 1/2p green, right sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF and rare, especially never hinged, SG #52a, ?1,400 as hinged, ex-Landry
1000.00
131 **   96-98
1937, St. Patrick, complete set in blocks of four, watermark "SE" in monogram, 10s with bottom sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF, SG #102/04, ?1,800, Scott C.v. $2,800 as singles
1200.00
132 **   116/52

Jamaica

1938-52, King George VI and Scenes, 1/2p-?1, complete set of 18, full OG, NH, VF, SG #121/33a, ?150
75.00
133    97, 106

Zeppelin Flight

May 6-14, 1936, Hindenburg 1st North America Flight cover, franked by two definitive stamps, violet confirmation cachet on front and black Frankfurt connection on reverse, light vertical fold away from the stamps, otherwise VF, Sieger #409S, ?1,500
300.00
134 **   N1-17

Jordan
Occupation of Palestine

1948, Emir Abdullah, bilingual overprint "Palestine" in various colors, complete set of 17, full OG, NH, VF, SG #P1/16, P2c, ?228
120.00
135 **   NJ9 var

Postage Due stamps for Use in Palestine

1949, inverted black bilingual overprint "Palestine" on Transjordan postage due of 2m orange, unwatermarked issue, top margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SG #PD23a, ?800 as singles
300.00
136 **  SG 131ac, ad

Kenya, Uganda and Tanganyika

1942, King George VI and Crowned Cranes, 1c chocolate brown and black, comb perforation 13 1/4x13 1/4, two bottom sheet margin blocks of four, top left stamp of each block with damaged or retouched left value tablet variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?145++
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80.00
137 **  SG 131ae
1942, King George VI and Crowned Cranes, 1c chocolate brown and black, comb perforation 13 1/4x13 1/4, block of nine, stamp in the middle has break in bird's breast variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?90++
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60.00
138 SG 30/41, 42

Lagos

1887-1902, Queen Victoria, 2p-10s, complete set of 13, including both 6p stamps, in addition black surcharge 1/2p on 4c, watermark Crown CA, large part or part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. ?215
100.00
139 **   J7-12

Malaya
Postage Due stamps

1936-38, Numerals, 1c-50c, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF, SG #D1/6, ?160 as hinged
80.00
140 **   59-73

Malaysian States
Johore

1904-10, Sultan Ibrahim, 1c-$10, complete set of 15, excellent quality in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, C.v. ?425 as hinged
500.00
141 **   74
1904-10, Sultan Ibrahim, $50 green and blue, tiny natural translucent spot on watermark visible on reverse only, nice quality single, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce never hinged, C.v. ?450 as hinged
350.00
142 **   130-50
1949-55, Sultan Ibrahim, 1c-$5, complete set of 21, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #133/47, ?160
100.00
143 **   61-81

Kedah

1950-55, Sultan Tungku Badlishah and Sheaf of Rice, 1c-$5, complete set of 21, full OG, NH, VF, SG #76/90, ?160
100.00
144 **   50-70

Kelantan

1951-55, Sultan Ibrahim, 1c-$5, complete set of 21, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #61/81, ?200
100.00
145 **   38

Trengganu

1938, Sultan Sulaiman Badrul Alam, $5 red and green on yellow paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, SG #44, ?500
300.00
146  42-44
1921, Sultan Sulaiman Badrul Alam, $1-$5, complete set of three, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, light traces of hinge, VF, SG #23/25, ?275
120.00
147 **   53-73
1949-55, Sultan Ismail, 1c-$5, complete set of 21, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #67/87, ?160
100.00
148  

Malaysian States
Stationery Postcards

1900's, Tiger, six postcards, each one with black diagonal overprint "Specimen", including FMS 1c green - single and double, 3c carmine - double, Negri Sembilan 1c green- two singles and one double, all are unused, minimal creasing on one card, mostly VF
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100.00
149 **  SG 31x

Malta

1901, Valletta Harbor, 1/4p red brown, sideways reversed watermark Crown CA, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?192 as hinged singles
150.00
150 **  SG 45w
1905, Valletta Harbor, 1/4p red brown, sideways watermark Multiple Crown CA with Crown to left of CA (inverted) variety, top right corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?64 as hinged singles
50.00
151  49-62, 63, 64
1914-21, King George V, Allegory of Malta, Valletta Harbor, 1/4p-5s, complete set of 13, including 1s on emerald paper (emerald back), watermark Multiple Crown CA, full/large part of OG, stamp of 2s is NH, others are LH or hinged, F/VF, SG #69/88, 81d, ?292
120.00
152 **  SG 211, a
1935, Silver Jubilee, 2 1/2p deep blue and brown, bottom left corner margin vertical pair, top stamp with "Extra Flagstaff" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?142.50
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100.00
153 **  SG 213, a
1935, Silver Jubilee, 1s purple and slate, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, top stamp with "Extra Flagstaff" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?444 as hinged singles
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300.00
154 **   191-205, 208-22, 235-40
1938-53, King George VI and Views, 1/4p-10s, two complete sets of 21, the last one with diagonal overprint "Self-Government 1947", full OG, NH, VF, SG #217/31, 234/48, ?165
80.00
155 **  SG 229a
1938-43, King George VI and Statue of Neptune, 2s6p red and black, damaged value tablet variety, translucent one tip of perforation at the top, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?400
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200.00
156  13-15

Nauru

1916-23, King George V and Seahorses, De La Rue printing, black or red overprint "Nauru" on 2s6p yellow brown, 5s carmine and 10s pale blue, complete set of three, full OG, LH, F/VF, SG #20, 22, 23, ?420
150.00
157 **   104-17

Nepal

1959-60, Nepal's Admission to the UPU, Animals, Birds, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
75.00
158  C2-3 var

New Guinea
Air Post stamps

1931, Native Village, 1p green and 1 1/2p orange vermilion, blue black overprint of Airplane and "Air Mail" both are top sheet margin singles, short "i" in "Mail" variety (position 1), full OG, LH, VF, SG #138-39 var
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100.00
159 **   C59
1939, Airplane over Bulolo Goldfields, ?1 olive green, the high value of the set, bottom right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SG #225, ?560++
400.00
160  1-77, J1-15

New Hebrides (British)
Complete Collection on Pages

1908-53, 92 mint (one used) stamps, representing postage and due issues, including overprints on King Edward VII stamps of Fiji, Native Idols and Scenes, nice quality material, full/large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SG C.v. is about ?1,250
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300.00
161 **   38-49

Nigeria

1936, King George V, Cattle, Ships, Scenes, 1/2p-?1, complete set of 12, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #34/45, ?225 as hinged
150.00
162 **   80-91, 93
1953-58, Queen Elizabeth II, Ships, Views, complete set of 13, including both 2p stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #69/80, ?80
40.00
163  91-102

North Borneo

1899, Peacock, Crocodile, Coat of Arms, black large figure surcharges "4 cents", complete set of 12, full/large part of OG, VF, SG #112/24, ?156
75.00
164  B1-13

Semi - Postal issues

1916, Animals, Birds, Coat of Arms, overprinted with cross in vermilion, 1c-25c, complete set of 13, stamp of 8c with slight vertical crease, full/large part of OG, VF, the high value with BPA certificate, SG#189/201, ?1,000
400.00
165  J20-31

Postage Due stamps

1903-11, Animals, Birds, Coat of Arms, Scenes, black horizontal overprint "Postage Due over black, blue or red overprint "British Protectorate", 1c-24c, complete set of 12, large part of OG, mostly VF, SG #D31/49, ?508
250.00
166  J32-40
1921-31, Animals, Birds, Scenes, black overprint "Postage Due" at the bottom of stamps, complete set of nine, perforation 13 1/2-14, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, SG #D52/65, ?170
80.00
167  1-17

Northern Rhodesia

1925-29, King George V and Animals, 1/2p-20s, complete set of 17, fresh quality, full OG, VLH (many stamps appearing NH), mostly VF, SG #1/17, ?700
300.00
168 **   25-45
1938-52, King George VI and Animals, 1/2p-20s, complete set of 21, full OG, NH, VF, SG #25/45, ?250
150.00
169  18-45, J1-4
1929-52, Silver Jubilee, Coronation of 1937, King George VI and Animals, set of postage dues, four complete issues, the total is 32 stamps, full OG, NH (7) or LH/hinged, VF, SG C.v. ?292
75.00
170 **  SG 81a
1963, Queen Elizabeth and Coat of Arms, (9p) multicolored with background in yellow brown, value omitted variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?600
300.00
171 **  SG 81b
1963, Queen Elizabeth and Coat of Arms, (9p) multicolored with background in yellow brown, value and orange (eagle) omitted variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?600
300.00
172 **  SG 95d

Nyasaland Protectorate

1913-21, King George V, 4s black and carmine, watermark Multiple Crown CA, nick at the top right scroll variety, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. ?350 as hinged
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300.00
173 **  SG 96, e
1913-19, King George V, two stamps of 10s in deep scarlet/pale green and in deep scarlet/green, both printed on green paper with watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?280 as hinged
250.00
174 **  SG 143c
1938-44, King George VI, ?1 black and violet on red paper, serif on "G" in "POSTAGE" variety (position R4/5), full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. ?1,100
750.00
175 **   1-19

Pakistan

1947, King George VI, stamps of India overprinted "Pakistan" in black, 3p-25r, complete set of 19, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/19, ?190
150.00
176  19-26 var

Papua (British New Guinea)

1907, Lakatoi, small overprint "Papua" in black, complete set of eight, stamp of 2 1/2p has horizontal watermark, all others with vertical watermark, some oxidation on 1s value, full OG, VLH, VF,SG #35ac, 38/45a, ?530
200.00
177 **   71, var
1919, Lakatoi, 2s6p rose and maroon, sideways watermark Crown and single-lined A, left sheet margin horizontal pair, left stamp with "2" flaw on the left value tablet, full OG, NH, VF, SG #103, var
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75.00
178 **  SG 6a

Papua New Guinea

1958, Papuan Headdress, 3 1/2p black, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple of undervalued stamp
40.00
179 **  SG 97a

Saint Helena

1923, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p black and gray, broken Mainmast variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?85 as hinged
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75.00
180 **  SG 97, b
1923, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p black and gray, horizontal pair, right stamp with Torn Flag variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?279.50 as hinged singles
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200.00
181 **/*  SG 97, c
1923, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p black and gray, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, lower left stamp with Cleft Rock variety, full OG, NH (error and two other stamps) or VLH, VF, C.v. ?88.50 as hinged singles
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75.00
182 **  SG 98, c
1922-27, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1p green and gray, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, left stamp with Cleft Rock variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?79 as hinged singles
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75.00
183 **  SG 103a
1927, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 5p deep carmine and green on green paper, broken Mainmast variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?275 as hinged
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250.00
184 **  SG 104, c
1922-27, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 6p lilac and gray, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, left stamp with Cleft Rock variety, a common one has tiny natural paper inclusion, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?281 as hinged singles
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250.00
185 **  SG 105a
1923, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 8p bright violet and gray, broken Mainmast variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?200 as hinged
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150.00
186 **  SG 106a
1922-27, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1s brown and gray, broken Mainmast variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?375 as hinged
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300.00
187 **  SG 107, c
1927, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1s6p green and gray on green paper, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, left stamp with Cleft Rock variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?441 as hinged singles
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400.00
188 **/*   95-99
1922-23, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 4p-?1, complete set of five, watermark Multiple Crown CA, fresh quality, full OG, NH (5s and ?1 values) or previously hinged, VF, SG #92/06, ?500 as hinged
400.00
189  52-64

Saint Kitts-Nevis

1923, Caravel in Old Road Bay, 1/2p-?1, complete set of 13, watermark Multiple Script CA, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, SG #48/60, ?1,200
500.00
190 **   79-90
1938-50, King George VI, Columbus, Medicinal Spring and Map, 1/2p-?1, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #68a/77f, ?85
50.00
191 **  SG 68w

Saint Vincent

1899, Queen Victoria, 1p lilac and carmine rose, inverted watermark Crown CA variety, right margin block of four, minor toning on the selvage, perfect quality otherwise, full OG, NH (bottom right stamp has slightly uneven gum at lower right), VF and rare multiple, C.v. ?1,200 as hinged singles
800.00
192 **   MR1e

War Tax stamp

1916, King George V, black overprint (words 1 1/2mm apart) "War Stamp", full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce never hinged, SG #123, ?120 as hinged
75.00
193 **   21b

Sarawak

1888-97, Sir Charles J. Brooke, $5 green and violet, unissued stamp in absolutely perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and rare in premium quality, C.v. ?1,300 as hinged
1500.00
194  138

Sierra Leone

1923, King George V and Elephant, ?2 violet and ultra, watermark Multiple Script CA, nicely centered, full OG, LH, VF, SG #147, ?900
500.00
195 **   173-85
1938-44, King George VI, Freetown Harbor and Rice Harvesting, 1/2p-?1, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, VF, SG #188/200, ?140
75.00
196 **   67-79

Solomon Islands

1939-51, King George VI, Bird, Plant, Scenes, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #60/72, ?90
50.00
197 **  SG 75a

South Africa

1937, King George VI Coronation, 1s blue and red brown, block of four includes two se-tenant pairs, bottom left stamp (Afrikaans) has omitted hyphen variety (position R. 2/13), full OG, NH (pair with error), VF, C.v. ?80++
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60.00
198  32

Southern Rhodesia

1932, Victoria Falls, imperforated proof of 3p in deep ultra (issued color), horizontal pair, printer's punches, full original gum with minor offset on reverse, VF, SG #30
75.00
199 **   42-54
1937, King George VI, 1/2p-5s, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #40/52, ?85
50.00
200 **   J5a

Postage Due stamps

1951, black overprint "Southern Rhodesia" on British postage due stamp of 4p slate green, full OG, NH, VF, SG #D6, ?300
200.00
201 **   108-20, C5-6

South West Africa

1931-37, Animals, Airplane, Locomotive, Waterfall, Scenes, 1/2p-20s, complete set of 15 in se-tenant pairs, postage and airpost, full OG, NH, VF, SG #74/87, 96, ?254 as hinged
300.00
202 **   O25c, O27c

Official stamps

1951-52, Locomotive and View of Luderitz Bay, red overprint on 1 1/2p and 6p, two se-tenant pairs with transposed overprints, full OG, NH, VF, SG #O25a, O27a, ?104
60.00
203 **   61-62

Sudan

1940-41, Postman, black surcharge 4 1/2p on 5m and 8p, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, SG #79-80, ?90
60.00
204 **   J12-15, J14a-15a

Postage Due stamps

1948-79, Steamboat, complete set of four, in addition 10m and 20m printed on Sudan Arms watermarked paper, they are very scarce, full OG, NH, VF, SG #D12/15, fn
200.00
205 **   O10-24

Official stamps

1936-46, Camel Post, black overprint "S.G." on issue of 1927-40, 1m-20p, complete set of 15, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #O32/42, ?250 as hinged
200.00
206 SG 56x

Tanganyika
British Occupation of German East Africa

1917-21, King George V, black overprint "G.E.A." on East Africa stamp of 2r black and red on blue paper, reversed watermark Multiple Crown CA variety, centered to the left, fresh condition, full OG, previously hinged, C.v. ?650
200.00
207 **   44

British Mandated Territory

1927-31, King George V, ?1 orange and black, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, SG #107, ?275 as hinged
250.00
208 **   50-61

Trinidad and Tobago

1938-44, King George VI, Waterfall and Scenes, 1c-$4.80, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #246/56, ?110
60.00
209  MR13a

War Tax stamps

1918, double black overprint "War Tax" on 1p scarlet, full original slightly dryish gum, VLH, VF, expertized by H. Bloch, SG #188a, ?160
75.00
210 **   MR4a

Turks and Caicos Islands
War Tax stamps

1917, double black overprint "War Tax" at the top of stamp on 3p violet on yellow paper, bottom sheet margin horizontal strip of three, full OG, NH, VF, SG #144a, ?150 as hinged singles
100.00
211  62-78

Zanzibar

1899, Sultan Seyyid Mahommed-bin-Said, 1/2a-5r, imperforated complete set of 17 plate proofs in horizontal pairs, most with sheet margins, watermark Multiple Rosette, pair of 3a with diagonal ink line on the face, minor reversal soiling, no gum as produced, NH, VF and rare, only a few sets in pairs survived
750.00
212  99/112
1908, Sultan Ali bin Hamoud, imperforated set of 13 (less 25c) plate proofs, watermark Multiple Rosette, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
400.00
213 (*) S  117
1908-09, Palace of the Sultan and Dhow, 50r dull violet and black, two stamps, one with "Specimen" overprint, full OG or unused, expertly regummed, VF appearance, SG #243, ?1,000
300.00
214  120-34
1913, Sultan Khalifa bin Harub, imperforated complete set of 15 plate proofs, most with sheet margins, watermark Multiple Rosette, no gum as produced, VF
400.00
215  134-40
1913, Dhow, 10r-200r, complete set of seven high values, watermark Multiple Rosette, black downwards overprint "Specimen", full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG #260/60g, ?970
400.00
216  

Eight Complete issues

1938-53, King George VI - Falkland Islands of 1950, two sets of Fiji, Gambia, two sets of Pitcairn Islands and Seychelles, Queen Elizabeth II - Southern Rhodesia, generally fresh quality, full OG,LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SG C.v. ?1,220
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300.00
217  

British Commonwealth Group of Postal Stationery items

1890-1900's, 22 single or double postcards and one envelope, all except one with black diagonal overprint "Specimen", representing items from 14 different countries, among better British Central Africa postcard, double card from Ceylon, two different double cards from Fiji and etc., all are unused, some with slightly toned paper, nevertheless mainly nice quality unit, VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
200.00