Lots 404 - 415, Catalogue of Auction #72 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
404  197
1923, Bordeaux Philatelic Exhibition, blue overprint on 1fr claret and olive green, nicely centered, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Yvert #182, ?575, Scott C.v. $440
405 **   611/1224
1948-68, Polar Expeditions, 15fr indigo, horizontal imperforated pair and a single (1948), imperforated epreuve de luxe of 40c in greenish blue and red brown, in addition horizontal imperforated pair trial color proofs(1968), as well as Birds, imperforated complete set of four, all items with full OG, NH, proof sheet has no gum as issued, VF, Dallay C.v. ?745++
406  616/20
1949, Arms of French Provinces, set of four compound artist's proofs, each one with three designs in black-and-white, printed on thin card (2fr) or chalky paper (10c, 50c and 4fr), each one is signed by artist at the bottom, all are fresh and VF
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407  700-05
1953, Sports issue, 20fr-75fr, complete set of six imperforated trial color proofs, all with left sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #960-65, ?425
408 **   B38

Semi - Postal issues

1931, Allegory of French Provinces, 1.50+3.50fr green, nicely centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
409 **   B39-41
1931, Sinking Fund, black surcharges "Caisse d'Amortissement", complete set of three, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $645
410  C1-2, C17

Air Post stamps

1927-36, Marseilles Aviation Exhibition, overprinted complete set of two; and 100th Flight across the South Atlantic, 10fr blue green, all with full OG, LH or previously hinged, the last one with VF centering, C.v. $690
411 **   C29-32, C34-36
1954-59, Airplanes and Helicopter, two complete sets, the total is seven stamps, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $411.50
412 **  Yv 3

Military Air Post

1943, Marshal Petain, black overprint "Par Avion. Batiment de Ligne. Richelieu" on 1,50fr brown red, full OG, NH, VF, Sanabria guarantee hs, C.v. ?240
413 **/*  Yv 6-7
1943, boxed overprint "Par Avion. Batiment de Ligne. Richelieu" on Senegal postage stamps of 1fr and 1.75fr, complete set of two, full OG, NH or previously hinged (No.7), VF, each stamp with expert's guarantee hs, C.v. ?1,300

Air Post Charity stamps

1946, Lyon Air Propaganda Vignette, 20fr light blue and gray, complete sheet of 20 (5x4), numbered at the bottom with No.058 of 250 sheets issued, officially signed, full OG, NH, VF
415 SB   602a

Stamp Booklet

1948, Loterie Nationale, Marianne, 15fr bright red, complete unexploded booklet of 300fr, contains two panes of ten, series 3 "Hahn-Poste-Seccotine-Poste", perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #253, C.v. ?370