Lots 292 - 318, Catalogue of Auction #71 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
292  101/28, B1-3, MR1-11, O1-4

Small Collection with Back of the Book

1890-1938, 45 mint stamps, including postage, semi-postals, war tax and official issues, all are in complete issues, full/large part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. is about 400
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293 **   N1-17

Occupation of Palestine

1948, Emir Abdullah, bilingual overprint "Palestine" in various colors, complete set of 17, all are bottom sheet margin singles, full OG, NH, VF, SG #P1/16, P2c, 228
294 **  SG 148b


1944, King George VI and Jinja Bridge, 5s carmine rose and gray, perforation 13 1/4x13 3/4, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 200++
295 **   114-15, 117
1954-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Mt. Kilimanjaro and Elephants, 2s, 5s and 1, three high values of a set in corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, SG #177-78, 180, 292++
296 **   11-19

Maldive Islands

1933, Minaret of Juma Mosque, 2c-1r, complete set of nine, "Harrison and Sons, London" watermark (upright on 2c-6c), full OG, NH, VF, SG #11A/20B, 120 as hinged
297 **  SG 103a


1922, King George V, 2s blue and purple on blue paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, top right corner margin single with plate No.1, "break in scroll" variety, full OG, NH, VF, 350 as hinged
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298 **  SG 211b
1935, Silver Jubilee, 2 1/2p deep blue and brown, "Short Extra Flagstaff" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 180 as hinged
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299 **   104-17


1959-60, Nepal's Admission to the UPU, Animals, Birds, complete set of 14, the high values with bottom sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
300 **/*   50-61, 66-76

New Hebrides (British)

1938-53, Views and Scenes, two complete sets, the total is 23 stamps, several stamps of the first set with usual gum toning, full OG, NH or VLH, F/VF, SG #52/63, 68/78, 351
301 **   66-76, J11-15/83-93, J16-20
1953, Pictorial issue, British and French postage and dues, 5c-5fr, 5c-1fr, four complete sets in plate number inscribed three-side margin blocks of ten, full OG, NH, VF, SG #68/78, D11/15; F81/91, FD92/96, 2,060++
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302  61-67

New Zealand

1882, Queen Victoria, 1p-1s, imperforated plate proofs in black, complete set of seven in horizontal pairs, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF
303  122-25
1906, Christchurch Exhibition issue, 1/2p-6p, complete set of four, fresh, full or large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF, SG #370/73, 275
304  170
1920, King George V, Victory issue, imperforated proof of 1s in orange red (issued color), printed on chalk-surfaced watermarked paper, vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
305 **   68a


1935, Silver Jubilee, red overprint on 2 1/2p indigo and blue, vertical pair imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, SG #70 fn, 250 as hinged
306  73-75
1938, King George VI and Scenes, imperforated plate proofs on thick paper without watermark, frames and central vignettes, complete set of six (3+3) in horizontal pairs, no gum as produced, VF and scarce, SG #75/77
307  1-3, 6-7, 8-13

North Borneo

1883-86, Coat of Arms and Ship, 1/2c-$2, inscribed "North Borneo", imperforated compound proof sheetlet of 11 stamps in brown, including two unissued values of 25c and $2, printed on white wove paper, nogum as produced, VF and rare
308  13

British Central Africa

1891, Coat of Arms, black overprint "B.C.A." on stamp of Rhodesia 10s dark green, printer's watermark, nice and well centered, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #13, 200
309 **   2-15

Pakistan - Bahawalpur

1948, Amir of Bahawalpur and Views, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #2/15, 180
310 **   94-109

Papua (British New Guinea)

1932-40, Bird of Paradise, Fishing, Lakatoi, Scenes, 1p-1, complete set of 16, nice quality unit in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, SG #130/45, 550 as hinged
311 **   139-46

Papua and New Guinea

1958-60, Cattle, Coffee, Cacao, Scenes, 3 1/2p-5s, complete set of eight, blocks of four, six of which with corner margins, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $281++
312 **   111-11D, var


1966, President Kennedy Commemoration, two complete sets of surcharges in new currency on Sheik Ahmad issue, first one in black (very scarce), the other one - in silver or red, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500 for two sets with common surcharges
313 **  SG 97, b

Saint Helena

1923, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p black and gray, bottom sheet margin block of four, upper right stamp with Torn Flag variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 288.50 as hinged singles
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314  SG #240cb

Straits Settlements

1923, King George V, $100 carmine and black, printed on blue chalk-surfaced paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, broken Crown and Scroll variety, excellent centering, full OG, previously hinged, VF and extremely rare, Dr. E. Diena certificate, C.v. 19,000
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315  9-16


1898, Camel Post, 1m-10p, complete set of eight, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, SG #10/17, 150
316 **   O10-24

Official stamps

1936-46, Camel Post, black overprint "S.G.", 1m-20p, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #O32/42, 250 as hinged
317 SB  SG SB1a-SB4

Tristan da Cunha
Stamp Booklets

1958-64, Queen Elizabeth II, four unexploded booklets, including two of the first issue, one of which with date stamp "JA 24 58" on reverse, clean condition, VF, C.v. 391
318  119


1908-09, Palace of the Sultan and Dhow, 200r greenish black and brown, watermark Multiple Rosettes, vertical "Specimen" overprint, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #245, 275