Lots 278 - 282, Catalogue of Auction #73 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
278   Mi U4
1889, stationery envelope 5c bluish green, size 152x118mm, additionally overprinted with portrait of Russian Emperor Alexander III and Double-Headed Eagle in 1894, then framed with black ink in 1896after Alexander's death, nice quality item, unused, VF
1896-1901, French-Russian Alliance, two postcards showing portraits of Russian Emperor Nicholas II and Presidents of France Felix Faure and Emile Loubet, banners are in the middle, one is in sepia, the other one - multicolored, fresh, unused, VF
280  2146 var
1989, Soviet Union - France Joint Space Flight, 3.60fr multicolored, epreuve de luxe with control color line, contains stamp with missing yellow color (rising sun and flags), no gum as produced, NH, VF and extremely rare, only handful exists of these error sheets, Dallay #2573a, ?9,000 (for a stamp without yellow color)
281 **   

Air Post stamps

1920, black overprint "Meeting Aeronautique. De Buc. October 1920." on Georges Guynemer multicolored air post label, bottom sheet margin plate No. block of four, perfectly centered, minor marginal separation, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay C.v. ?240++
282 **   Dallay #8-9

Military Air Post

1943, boxed overprint "Par Avion. Batiment de Ligne. Richelieu" on Mauritania postage stamps of 2fr and 3fr, complete set of two, full OG, VF, C.v. ?1,150