Lots 292 - 342, Catalogue of Auction #72 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
292    36

India

1892-93, cover from Ara to Moscow via Calcutta, franked by 1/2a deep bluish green in horizontal strip of five, tied by violet Ara straight line marking in violet, then cancelled in Calcutta on Dec. 28. 1892; Sea Post"De.31.1892" transit date stamp and Moscow "8.I.93" arrival on reverse, mostly VF
100.00
293    106-07, 136

First Flight

October 17, 1932, cover on line "Madras - Karachi", franked by four stamps on reverse, tied by Fort Saint George ds, black confirmation marking and arrival marking on reverse, VF
100.00
294 **   O62

Convention States

Gwalior
Official stamps

1942, King George V, black surcharge 1a on 1a3p violet, block of four, usual creamy full OG, NH, VF, SG #O90, 104++
50.00
295 **   93-94

Patiala

1938, King George VI and Elephants, black overprint "Patiala State" on 2r and 5r, two horizontal pairs with gutter labels at the top, full OG, NH, VF, SG #93/94, 160++
100.00
296 **   96-98

Ireland

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
297  

Malaya

1971, Butterflies, imperforated multicolored proof of 15c in vertical pair, prepared for Federated States with no portrait and Coat of Arms, full OG, NH, VF
50.00
298 **   J7-12

Postage Due stamps

1936-38, Numerals, 1c-50c, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF, SG #D1/6, 160 as hinged
75.00
299 **   74

Malaysian States
Johore

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
300.00
300 **/*  SG 1/60

Malacca
Collection on Scott Album pages

1948-60, 60 mint stamps, representing seven complete issues, including four definitive sets, fresh condition, full OG, NH or LH (King George VI set), VF, C.v. is over 300
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2, 3, 4
75.00
301 **/*  SG 1-65

Penang
Complete Collection on Scott Album Pages

1948-60, Silver Wedding, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II definitive issues, UPU, Coronation and two Scenes sets, the total is 65 mint stamps neatly arranged in mounts, full OG, NH or LH, VF, C.v. 355
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2, 3, 4
75.00
302 **   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
303  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
304  49-62, 63, 64

Malta

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
305 **  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
306 **   31-45

New Guinea

1932, Bird of Paradise without date scroll, 1c-1, complete set of 15, stamps of 1c and 1s with bottom sheet margins, minor oxidation on 2s value, perfect quality otherwise, full OG, NH, VF, SG #177/89, 250 as hinged
200.00
307  C2-3 var

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
308 **   38-49

Nigeria

1936, King George V, Cattle, Ship, Views, 1/2p-1, complete set of 12, nice quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, SG #34/45, 225 as hinged
200.00
309 **   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
310    59

North Borneo

1895, stationery postcard 1k yellow, uprated by two stamps of 1c yellow brown and black, sent from Sandakan to Ulm (Germany), postmarked on arrival, message was removed, some top right corner imperfection, still F/VF and scarce
100.00
311  91-102
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
312  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
313  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
314  N31a

Japanese Occupation

1944, black surcharge in Japanese of $5 over violet handstamped overprint on $1 carmine and brown, all perforation intact, no traces of usual toning, excellent quality item, full OG, LH, VF and extremely rare, only a few are known, this one is definitely the best preserved example, S. Sismondo certificate, SG #J34a, 10,000
7500.00
315  18-45, J1-4

Northern Rhodesia
Small Group

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
316 **  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
317 **  SG 96, e
1913-19, King George V, two stamps of 10s, first one deep scarlet and pale green, another one - deep scarlet and green, both printed on green paper with watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 280 as hinged
200.00
318 **  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
319 **   1-19

Pakistan

1947, King George VI, stamps of India overprinted "Pakistan" in black, 3p-25r, complete set of 19, full OG, NH, VF and difficult set, SG #1/19, 190
120.00
320 **   71, var

Papua (British New Guinea)

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
321 **  SG 97, b

Saint Helena

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
322 **/*  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
323 **  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
324 **  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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200.00
325 **/*   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
326 **  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
1000.00
327 **   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
328 **   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
1200.00
329 **   84-95

Somaliland Protectorate

1938, King George VI, Greater Kudu, Ship and Map, 1/2p-5r, complete set of 12, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, SG #93/104, 150
75.00
330 **  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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50.00
331 **   90-97
1942-43, War Efforts, reduced format issue, two complete sets of eight in horizontal or vertical pairs, full OG, NH, VF, SG #97/104, 96
50.00
332 **   1-16

South Georgia

1963-69, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Scenes, 1/2p-1, complete set of 16, including both 1 stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/16, 200
80.00
333 **   J5a

Southern Rhodesia
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
334 **   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
50.00
335 **   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
336 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
337  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
338  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
339 (*) 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
340  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
341  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
342  

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