Lots 232 - 251, Catalogue of Auction #71 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
232 **   1804 var
1980, Benjamin Banneker, 15c multicolored, left sheet margin vertical imperforated pair with gutter in the middle, all colors intact without misregistration, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
233 **   1897b
1983, Omnibus, 1c violet, coil stamp, imperforated plate No.5 line strip of five, joint line is between second and third stamps, full OG, NH, VF and rare, imperforated plate No. strip is listed, but not priced in Scott
234 **   1898Ad
1982, Stagecoach, 4c reddish brown, coil stamp, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
235 **   2107 imp
1984, Christmas issue, Madonna and Child, 20c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, left stamp with slight crease as always exists, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. $1,750
236 **   2142a
1985, Winter Special Olympics, 22c multicolored, vertical pair, imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $300
237 **   2149c
1985, Washington, 18c multicolored, coil stamp, pre-cancelled "Presorted First Class", horizontal imperforated plate No.3333 strip of five, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, not catalogued in Scott as plate No. imperforated strip
238 **   2567c
1991, Jan E. Matzeliger, 29c multicolored, imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750 as two pairs
239 **   2618a
1992, Love, 29c multicolored, bottom sheet margin block of four, imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF, PSE certificate, C.v. $950 as two pairs
240 **   2630c
1992, Bicentennial of NYSE, 29c green, red and black, center (black engraved color) is inverted, full OG, NH, PSE certificate, graded VF-80, C.v. $17,000++
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241 **   2904c
1996, Mountains, (5c) multicolored, inscribed "Nonprofit Org.", coil stamp, imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
242 **   3265b
1998, Uncle's Sam Hat, H-rate, (33c) multicolored, self-adhesive coil stamp with die cut 9.9 vertically, red color omitted, blue and gray colors are shifted to the bottom right as always exist, backing paper intact, NH, VF, C.v. $575
243 **   3307d
1999, Daffy Duck, 33c multicolored, complete pane of ten self-adhesive stamps, horizontal die cutting slightly visible at the top and bottom and invisible between stamps, NH, VF, according to PF certificate it has unique vertical pair (position 6-9) imperforated horizontally between stamps, C.v. $4,250++
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244 **   3784Ae
2003, Purple Heart, 37c multicolored, complete pane of 20 self-adhesive stamps, die cutting omitted, NH, VF, C.v. $1,600
245 **   4077a
2006, Judy Garland, 39c multicolored, self-adhesive top sheet margin vertical pair with die cutting omitted, NH, VF and rare, the stamp is listed, but not priced in Scott
246 SB   BK191 var (2566c)

Stamp Booklets

1991, Comedians, ($5.80) complete two pane booklet, top pane with scarlet and bright violet (denomination) omitted, bottom pane is normal, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $350 for error pane only
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247 SB   BK215a (2833a)
1994, Garden Flowers, complete $5.80 unexploded booklet, contains four se-tenant strips of five stamps, all with black engraved color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $625
248  E5

Special Delivery stamps

1895, Messenger, 5c dark blue, straight edge on the right, nicely centered, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $210
249 **   

Collection in Scott Publishing Hingeless Album

1929-94, about 1800 mint never hinged stamps and 14 souvenir and miniature sheets, practically complete for the period, representing postage, air post and back of the book issues, including several complete sheets and booklet panes, perfect quality unit, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. is close to $2,000
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250    U1 var, UXC2 b, c

United Nations - Stationery items

1959, envelope 3c blue, additionally surcharged with 1c maroon, and three postcards 4c with the same surcharge, two inverted (different surcharge position) and one double (one inverted), post office fresh, unused, VF and scarce group
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251  S  UC2
1954, entire air letter sheet 10c royal blue, the second issue with additional word "Aerogramme" (in order to conform UPU regulations), perfin "D & S Sample" (Dennison and SonsCo.), fresh and VF, only 96 such samples were made