Lots 446 - 517, Catalogue of Auction #73 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
446 **   1-30

Catalogue numbers are according to Mr. Carrigan's Description of the Collection

Oradea (Nagyvarad)
The First issue

1945, black or red surcharges on Hungarian Definitive issues, 60f/6f-5p/1p, 2p/2f-4p/30f, complete set of 30, postage and dues, all mounted on pages from the Collection, full OG, NH, VF, only 100 complete sets possible
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2, 3, 4
100.00
447 **   1-30
1945, black or red surcharges on Hungarian Definitive issues, 60f/6f-5p/1p, 2p/2f-4p/30f, complete set of 30, postage and dues, sheet or corner sheet margin blocks of four, types I at the top and types II at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF and probably unique assemblage
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2, 3, 4, 5
1500.00
448 **/*   1a/23a
1945, inverted black surcharges on Hungarian Definitive stamps, complete set of nine including both types of surcharge 1p on 30f dark carmine, mounted on page from the Collection, full OG, NH (2p on due stamp of 2f is VLH, only six of them were printed), VF and very rare
750.00
449 **   1a/9a
1945, inverted black or red surcharges on Hungarian Definitive stamps, set of seven in sheet or corner sheet margin blocks of four, surcharges type II at the top, type I - at the bottom, mounted on page from the Collection, full OG, NH, VF and probably unique assembly
1000.00
450 **   1a var
1945, inverted and shifted to the top right black surcharge 60f on 6f slate blue, top sheet margin vertical pair, type II at the top, type I at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
451 **   3/22
1945, black surcharges on Hungarian Definitive issues, 1p/1f-5p/1p, set of 15 in horizontal pairs, types I on the left and types III on the right, full OG, NH, VF and scarce group
200.00
452 **   3a, 8a
1945, inverted black surcharge 1p on 1f slate blue, and two inverted red surcharges 1p on 18f dark gray, types I and III, full OG, NH, VF, only 35 stamps of type III were printed
100.00
453 **   3/25 var

Third Type Surcharges
Group

1945, 12 pieces, including eight singles, one vertical pair and three blocks of six, the last ones presented all three types of surcharges, mounted on page from the Collection, full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
454 **   6 var
1945, black surcharge 1p on 4f brown, two vertical strips of five, bearing types I, I, III, I, II, positions 56-66-76-86-96 and 58-68-78-88-98, stamp on position 76 (type III) in addition has "1" shifted to the left, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
455 **   7, 23 var
1945, black surcharges 1p on 5f vermilion and 2p on Postage Due of 2f brown carmine, bottom right corner sheet margin blocks of six (2x3), types III-I-II, positions 79-80/89-90/99-100, full OG, NH, VF, the last one with F. Megyeri hs
150.00
456 **   9b
1945, gold surcharge 1p on 30f deep carmine, type I, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, only 100 stamps with gold surcharge were produced
150.00
457 **   9b
1945, gold surcharge 1p on 30f deep carmine, bottom sheet margin block of four, types I and II, mounted on page from the Collection, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, only 10 stamps with surcharge type II were printed
1000.00
458 **   16 var
1945, black surcharge (type I) with transposed lines ("1945" at the bottom) 3p on 80f yellow brown, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
459    3, 6, 8, 14

Postal History items of the First issue

1945, 1p/1f, 1p/4f (type II), 1p/18f (type II), 3p/30f, four surcharged values used on local cover with enclosure in Oradea, tied by Hungarian Nagivarad date stamp, backstamped, VF
150.00
460    6, 10
1945, Hungarian postal stationery card 18f green, uprated by two surcharged values 1p/4f brown and 2p/10f light brown, sent by registered mail from Oradea to Bucharest, postmarked on arrival alongside, VF
150.00
461    6
1945, black surcharge 1p on 4f brown, used together with two Hungarian definitive stamps (without surcharges) on postcard from Oradea to Cluj, arrival ds is alongside, VF
100.00
462    8, 10, 13
1945, Hungarian postal stationery card 12f lilac, uprated by three surcharged values and sent from Oradea to Arad, censored at Bucharest, arrival ds, minor conveyance flaws, still VF
150.00
463    8a
1945, Hungarian stationery postcard with violet oval surcharge 60f on 18f green, uprated by red inverted surcharge 1p on 18f dark gray, favor Baratka (Bratca) cancellation, VF
100.00
464    9, 12, 15
1945, three surcharged values, 1p/30f, 3p/20f and 3p/30f, used on cover from Oradea to Cluj, tied by Nagyvarad ds, no backstamp, D. Flasch certificate
100.00
465    10, 14, 15
1945, cover from Oradea to Debrecen, franked by three surcharged values including 3p on 30f deep carmine with surcharge type II, tied by Nagyvarad date stamp, postmarked on arrival, VF
150.00
466    

Group of Nine Postal History items

1945, four covers and five postcards, including registered cover from Oradea to Sweden, franked by three surcharged values, and three stationery postcards of 12f lilac or 18f green, one is uprated by surcharged stamp of 60f/8f dark olive green, sent from Oradea to Cluj, two others is unused with violet oval surcharge 60f, mounted on pages from the Collection or on stockpages, fresh and VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
500.00
467 **   31-45, imp

The Second issue

1945, Wheat, Grapes and Post Horn, 10f-20p, perforated and imperforated complete sets of 15, mounted on pages from the Collection, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
468 **   31-45, imp, var
1945, Wheat, Grapes and Post Horn, 10f-20p, perforated and imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, including top right stamp of 70f with imprint in italic on both blocks (#37a), in addition 10f with denomination in red(#31aB), 1p is on thin white paper (#39aA), all mounted on pages from the Collection, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiples
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
750.00
469 **   31/40 var
1945, Wheat and Grapes, 10f-1.50p, two vertical gutter pairs, two blocks of with gutter at the top or bottom and horizontal pair with gutter at the top, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp expertized by D. Flasch
100.00
470 **   31/41 var
1945, Wheat, Grapes and Post Horn, 10f-2p, seven items, including a single with offset on reverse, four fantails (stamps imperforated at one side), horizontal pair with double perforation between stamps and stamp of 1p on white thin paper, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
471  31/45
1945, Wheat, Grapes and Post Horn, imperforated proofs of 10f-20p in issued colors on porous paper without gum, complete set of 12 in horizontal pairs, in addition imperforated proof in orange brown, omitted denomination of 2p and color photos of two water-color essays proposed for the third issue, all mounted on pages from the Collection, fresh, VF
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600.00
472  31, 34, 41
1945, Wheat and Post Horn, imperforated proofs in brown, violet and orange brown, each one with omitted denomination (10f, 40f and 2p), in addition proof of 2p in red lilac, all printed on porous paper without gum, VF
150.00
473  32
1945, Wheat, imperforated proof of 20f in blue, printed on porous paper, denomination and imprint significantly shifted to the top, vertical pair, no gum as produced, NH, VF, D. Flash certificate
100.00
474  34
1945, Wheat, imperforated proof of 40f in violet, printed on porous paper, right sheet margin horizontal pair with denomination and imprint shifted to the bottom and a single with double denomination and imprint (short margin at the top), no gum as produced, pair is VF and with D. Flash certificate
150.00
475  35
1945, Wheat, imperforated proof of 50f in brown, printed on porous paper, a single with double denomination and imprint, no gum as issued, NH, VF
100.00
476  40
1945, Grapes, imperforated proof of 1.50p in red, printed on porous paper, a single with double denomination and imprint, no gum as issued, NH, VF
100.00
477    31-45

Postal History items of the Second issue

1945, Wheat, Grapes and Post Horn, 10f-20p, perforated complete set of 18 used on three local covers in Oradea, bilingual censorship marking and arrival ds on reverse, VF
150.00
478    31-45 imp
1945, Wheat, Grapes and Post Horn, 10f-20p, imperforated complete set of 19, including stamp of 10f with value in red, used on three local covers in Oradea, bilingual censorship marking and arrival ds on reverse, VF
150.00
479    31/45
1945, two large size special delivery covers from Oradea to Debrecen, franked altogether by nine perforated stamps from the second issue, all appropriate markings, archival pinholes, mostly VF
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250.00
480    39
1945, Grapes, 1p red lilac, perforated single used together with black surcharge 1p/4f brown on local cover in Oradea, back stamped, slight vertical fold away from the stamps, otherwise VF
100.00
481    40-41
1945, registered cover from Oradea to New Zealand via Egypt, sent in the first day of issue (1945.III.7), franked by stamps of 1.50p and 2p, Soviet, Romanian and Egyptian censorship markings, War worth arrival date stamp of July 15, 1945, opened for display, mounted on page from the Collection, mostly VF and very rare
500.00
482 **/*   1-49

Zalau (Zilah)
The First issue
The Best Ever Formed Study

1945, 49 different Hungarian definitive stamps surcharged in black with 1p, 2p, 3p and 5p, each surcharge presented in 4 to 12 different types, altogether Collection contains 228 mainly different stamps as well as 28 reprints and one surcharged stationery postcard, which is dubious according to Mr. Carrigan's opinion; it's including large amount of surcharges, which were printed in very limited quantities, since some types exist from two to four per setting of 50, in addition here are five used values, properly cancelled by Zalau (2p/80f - the only known), Tasnad and Ulmeni, we note one inverted surcharge 3p/5f (small thin), two se-tenant pairs of 2p/4f and 2p/10f, and other numerous rarities, perfect quality material, full OG (a few stamps without gum), NH or LH, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
6000.00
483 **   16, 20, 22
1945, three horizontal se-tenant pairs with black surcharges 2p on 10f, types 3B-4B, and on 30f and 50f, both with types 4B-3B, full OG, NH, VF and very rare group, expertized by G. Ratai
250.00
484 **   18, var
1945, black surcharge 2p on 18f gray black, vertical se- tenant pair, types 4B-2B, bottom stamp with large "S" in "Posta" variety (one per sheet on position 17), full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, expertized by G. Ratai
300.00
485 **   19
1945, black surcharge 2p on 20p red brown, irregular block of three, types 5B/5B-3B, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
200.00
486    25
1945, cover from Simleul-Silvaniei to Satu-Mare, franked by black surcharge 2p on 1p green, tied by provisional cancel "Posta Salajului. OF.PTT. Simleul-Sulvaniei. 1945", mounted on page from the Collection, VF
250.00
487 **/*   50-66
1945, Postage Due stamps, black surcharges 3p and 5p on 2f-36f, 17 different stamps surcharged in various types, the total is 66 stamps, representing some issued in very limited quantities, one used in Zalau stamp of 5p/10f, nice condition, full OG, NH or LH (a few stamps with paper adhesion), mainly VF and rare group
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2000.00
488 **   52 var
1945, black surcharge 3p on Postage Due stamp of 6f brown carmine, type 1A, surcharge position 83 with large "a" in "Salajului" variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
489 **   58 var
1945, black surcharge 3p on Postage Due stamp of 36f brown carmine, type 1B, surcharge position 67 with large "S" in "Posta" variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
490 **   64 var
1945, black surcharge 5p on Postage Due stamp of 20f brown carmine, type 1A, basic stamp with watermark double cross variety, full OG, NH, VF and rare
250.00
491  I-III, VII
1945, Red Cross issue, trial black surcharges 1p, 2p, 3p and 5p, two complete sets of four, different or same types, one with surcharge shift, full/large part of OG (one set with paper adhesion at corners), VF
500.00
492 **/U   67-69, var

The Second issue
Collection

1945, Postman and Stage-Coach, 30 mint or used stamps, complete tete-beche sheet of 60, one proof, four stamps cancelled on two large pieces and two covers, mounted on pages from the Collection or on VARIO page, mainly fresh quality, full OG, NH or used, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
750.00
493 **   67, 69 var
1945, Postman 50f red, Stage-Coach 2p lilac, vertical pair and block of four respectively, imperforated horizontally between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, only ten such pairs of 50f are known
150.00
494 **   69 var
1945, Stage-Coach, 2p lilac on yellow paper, two vertical tete-beche pairs with gutter in the middle, one is imperforated between stamp and gutter (slightly folded along the gutter), full OG, NH, VF
100.00
495    67, 69
1945, registered cover from Ulmeni to Fegyvernek, franked by Postman 50f red in vertical pair imperforated between stamps along with three other values, tied by two-line provisional date stamp, mounted on page from the Collection, VF and scarce
250.00
496 **   4/10

Sighet (Maramarossziget)

1944, black wood handstamped overprint "Posta. Romana. 1944" on Hungarian definitive stamps of 10f, 12f, 18f and 1p, in addition 15 reprints with overprint in oily greenish black ink, all mounted on two pages from the Collection, full OG, NH, VF, genuine stamps with expert's hs on reverse
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100.00
497 **/U D  

Bistrita (Beszterce)

1944, Lion's Head in Ornament, 2p black, complete sheet of eight, one unused and two used singles, one is cancelled on a piece, in addition five revenue stamps and three documents bearing fiscal stamps, nice quality overall, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5
200.00
498 **   1-8

Tirgu Mures (Marosvasarhely)
Collection

1944, black overprint "Erdely. Transilvania" on King Michael postage and postal tax stamps, complete set of eight (mixed types) and two covers, all mounted on pages from the Collection, stamps with full OG, NH, VF
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2, 3, 4, 5
500.00
499 **/U   1, 4 var
1944, three single values and two stamps cancelled on a piece, each one with various overprint misprints "Transilvnnia", "Transilaania", "Tsansilvania" and "Transiyania", full OG, NH or used, VF
100.00
500  1/8
1944, seven cancelled pieces, bearing one, two or four overprinted or not overprinted stamps, the total is 14 values (ten with overprints), all tied by Tirgu Mures provisional date stamp, fresh quality, VF
100.00
501  
1944, trial overprints "Erdely. Transilvania" on King Michael stamps of 50b olive black, 50b green, 3L brown red and two of 4.50L brown, one with transposed lines of overprint, full OG, NH, VF and scarce assembly, only 50copies of each proof were printed
200.00
502    1/8
1944, set of five values overprinted "Erdely. Transilvania", stamp of 16L with "Transilaania" variety, used on registered cover from Tirgu Mures, tied by provisional "1944. NOV. 23" ds, VF
250.00
503    2/8
1944, registered cover from Tirgu Mures, franked by four values with black overprint "Erdely. Transylvania", tied by provisional date stamp, VF
150.00
504    4, 6, 8
1944, four values with "Erdely. Transilvania" overprints, including stamp of 16L with small both "a" in "Transilvania" variety, used on registered cover from Tirgu Mures, tied by provisional date stamp, VF
200.00
505 */U   1/12

Odorhei (Szekelyudvarhely)
Exhibition Six-Page Collection

1944-45, black surcharges "Erdely. Transilvania" of 0.50p, 1p and 2p on Hungarian definitive stamps, eight mint or used stamps, two covers, one postcard and one stationery postcard, two items with cash franking cancels, nice quality, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
500.00
506  1/12
1944, black surcharges "Erdely. Transilvania" of 0.50p, 1p and 2p on Hungarian definitive stamps, set of 11 values, including Kossuth stamp of 4f (only 40 stamps were printed), two stamps with gum wrinkle, full OG or unused, no gum (2), mainly NH, VF
100.00
507  1/14, I
1944, black surcharges "Erdely. Transilvania" of 0.50p, 1p and 2p on Hungarian definitive stamps, the total is 15 values, including 0.50p/5f vermilion (10 stamps recorded) and 2p/1p green (20 stamps produced), all with legitimate cancellations, mostly VF
300.00
508  4/9
1944, black surcharges "Erdely. Transilvania" 1p on 4f, 18f and 30f, the total 20 stamps, including two blocks of four, three vertical pairs and six singles, representing complete surcharge setting, full OG or unused, no gum(5),VF
100.00
509 **   7a
1944, inverted black surcharges "Erdely. Transilvania" 1p on 18f gray black, offset of surcharge on gum side, full OG, NH, VF and rare, only 20 stamps with inverted surcharge were produced
150.00
510    2, 12

Postal History items

1944, PPC (city views) sent from Odorhei, franked on picture side by four stamps, including two surcharged values and tied by Odorhei "44. XII. 15" ds (first day of issue surcharges), VF
200.00
511    4, 7, 9
1944, three surcharged values along with two not surcharged Romanian stamps used on PPC from Odorhei, tied by first day cancellation "44. XII. 15", fresh, VF
200.00
512    3
1945, remainder to pay tuition fee, sent from Odorhei to Porumbenii Mari, franked by black surcharge 0.50p on 4f brown, text in Hungarian on reverse, mostly VF
150.00
513    4
1945, black surcharge "Erdely. Transilvania" 50f on Hungarian stationery postcard 18f green, uprated by surcharged value of 1p on 4f brown, sent from Ocna de Jos to Odorhei, appropriately cancelled, VF
150.00
514    
1945, black surcharge "Erdely. Transilvania" 50f on Hungarian stationery postcard 18f green, sent locally from Odorhei College Administration, tied by bilingual "45. I. 20" ds, VF
100.00
515    
1945, postcard from Odorhei to Ocna de Jos, franked by six not surcharged Romanian definitive stamps, tied and uprated by three 1p Cash Franking Cancels, Osna de Jos arrival marking, VF and very scarce
250.00
516    
1945, remainder to pay tuition fees, sent from Odorhei to Ocna de Jos, 1p Cash Franking Cancel, postmarked on arrival, VF, D. Flasch certificate
150.00
517    

Postal History Collection

1945, 11 items, including three covers and five postcards, in addition three pieces did not go through the post, including one postal stationery card, seven items altogether bearing 1p or 2p Cash Franking Cancels, nice quality group, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5
750.00