Lots 385 - 399, Catalogue of Auction #70 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
385  1/12
1919, St. George, set of seven imperforated trial color proofs, including 20k and 30k unissued denominations, printed on yellowish paper, no gum as produced, VF
150.00
386 **   2, a
1919, St. George, 40k vermilion, block of 28 contains eight tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH, VF and nice positional piece, C.v. $400++
200.00
387  18 var
1921, Queen Thamar, black overprint "De Jure" on 5r orange, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, right stamp with "sleeping Thamar" variety, full OG, LH, VF
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100.00
388 **   26 imp
1922, soldier 500r carmine, top left corner margin imperforated block of four, no gum as issued, NH, VF
100.00
389  26
1922, Soldier with Flag, six imperforated proofs of 500r in various colors, printed on thin vertically laid paper, no gum as produced, VF, several with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse
200.00
390  28
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 2000r in various colors, printed on thin smooth paper, no gum as produced, VF
200.00
391  28
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 2000r in various colors, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, VF
200.00
392  29
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 3000r in various colors, printed on thin smooth paper, no gum as produced, VF
200.00
393  29
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six imperforated proofs of 3000r in various colors, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, VF
200.00
394 **/*   43, 46 imp
1923, Soviet issue, black diagonal typo surcharges 10,000r on 1000r brown and 40,000r on 5000r, two imperforated blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH, VF, C.v. $200 as hinged singles
100.00
395  50a
1923, large size (7 1/2mm) black handstamp 15,000r over Armenian surcharge of 5r on 15k red brown and blue, postally used vertical pair, fresh, VF and very scarce especially in pair, C.v. $1,000++
500.00
396  51, var
1923, blue surcharge 75,000r on Imperial 1k orange, horizontal pair with Provisional perforation 11 1/2, right stamp with significant shift to the left of the second line of surcharge, cancelled on a piece, VF
100.00
397  B1-4

Semi - Postal issues

1922, Coat of Arms, 25r-250r, imperforated proofs, two complete sets of four in bluish green and lilac, printed on vertically laid or thin smooth paper, no gum as produced, VF
250.00
398  B2
1922, Coat of Arms, seven imperforated proofs of 100r in various colors, printed on vertically laid paper, no gum as produced, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
200.00
399 */U   1/55, B1-4

Collection on Pages

1919-23, 171 mostly mint stamps, representing National and Soviet issues, as well as various overprints and surcharges, including Georgian Levant set of 14 values, as well as some varieties, fresh quality, full/large part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $1,400 for listed material
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300.00