Lots 55 - 78, Catalogue of Auction #73 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
55 **   

Aden (South Arabia) Protectorate States
Souvenir Sheets Collection in Black Stockbook

1966-68, 63 perforated and imperforated souvenir sheets, representing issues of Kathiri State of Seiyun, Kathiri State in Hadhramaut and Mahra State, nice topical issues such as Space, Paintings, Sports and etc., many items, especially imperforated ones are issued in very limited quantity, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Minkus (1989) C.v. $11,000
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56 **  SG 94h


1935, Silver Jubilee, 1s purple and slate, "dot by flagstaff" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?375 as hinged
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57 **   11a


1933, King George V and Seal of St. Helena, 1p bright bluish green and gray black, color variety, top right corner sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, SG #11d, C.v. ?110 as hinged
58 **   23-32
1934, King George V, Bird, Map, Views, 1/2p-5s, complete set of ten, nice condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #21/30, ?120 as hinged
59 **   J71-80

Postage Due stamps

1946-57, Numerals, 1/2p-1s, complete set in blocks of four, watermark Multiple Small Crown and C of A, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #D119/28, ?280++
60 */U   1/65

Batum (British Occupation)
The Vadim Ustinovsky Collection

1919-20, about 110 mint and used stamps, two unused stationery postcards, neatly arranged on grilled pages, representing Aloe Tree issues, overprints "British Occupation" and surcharges, meticulous description for genuine and forged stamps, fresh quality reference material with just occasional flaws, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, legitimate C.v. is about $1,300
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61 **   83-96


1952, Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin and River Kampong, 1c-$5, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #100/13, ?65
62  C1

Air Post stamps

1928, Airplane over the Globe, imperforated plate proof of 5c in dark olive brown, printed on india paper, block of four, no gum as issued, NH, VF, Unitrade #C1P, C.v. C$800 as singles
63    233-43


1937, Long Coronation issue, 1c-48c, complete set of 11 used on two registered covers addressed to England, tied by Corner Brook "Sep 16.37" marking, St. John's "Sep.18.1937" transit and Liverpool"30.Sep.1937" arrival ds on reverse, both are fresh and VF
64 **   C6-8

Air Post stamps

1931, Dog Sled and Air Mail Routes, 15c-$1, complete set of three, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$300
65  C6-8/C9-11
1931, Airmail Pictorial issue, complete set of three imperforated plate proofs in black, printed on thick unwatermarked (15k) or watermarked paper, no gum as produced, VF and rare
66    C13-17
1933, Labrador issue, 5c-75c, complete set of five, used on registered FDC from St. John's to Philadelphia, St. John's "June 9.33" ds, Boston transit and Philadelphia "Jun.16.1933" arrival marking, VF
67    C6/9

First Flight covers

January 29, 1931, cover from St. John's to Hampden, franked by a pair of Dog Sled 15c brown, violet confirmation cachet and blue Hampden arrival marking, VF
68    C6/9
January 29, 1931, cover from St. John's to St. Anthony, franked by a pair of Dog Sled 15c brown, violet confirmation cachet and St. Anthony arrival ds, VF
February 11, 1931, the Roessler cover pre-printed with 15c "stamp" in green, additionally bearing used Dog Sled 15c brown and Aerial Service 15c label, marked "Not NFLD Postage", delivered by First Trip of Newfoundland Airways from West Arm to St. John's, postmarked on arrival, VF and an interesting item
70    C7/10
August 25, 1931, "Gypsy Moth" flight by Arthur Sullivan, two similar pre-printed covers from St. John's to North Sydney, each one franked by Airplane over Packet Ship 50c green, North Sydney arrival marking on reverse, both are VF
71  112-14

Cook Islands

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, SG #127/29
72 **   160-63 imp
1965, Internal Self Government, Map, Flag and Scenes, imperforated complete set of four in vertical pairs, NH, VF, SG #175/78 var
73 **   110


1924-28, King George V, inscribed "Postage-Revenue", ?1 violet and black on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, VF, SG #102, ?300 as hinged
74  30-40

Falkland Islands

1912-20, King George V, 1/2p-?1, complete set of 11, watermark Multiple Crown CA, stamp of 5s red with minor oxidation, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, SG #60/69, ?1,000
75 **   1L1-8, 1L13, fn

Falkland Islands Dependencies

1946-49, King George VI and Map, 1/2p-1s, two complete sets of eight and nine, thick and thin map respectively, full OG, NH, VF, SG #G1/8, G9/16, ?113
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76 **  SG G5c
1946-49, King George VI and Map, 4p claret and black, "South Poke" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?275
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77 **   131, 132-40, var


1938-43, King George VI and Sailing Ship, 1/4p- 10s, complete set of 12, in addition stamps of 1/2p, 1p, 3p, 6p and 1s with perforation 12 1/2x13 1/2 or 13 1/2x12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, SG #152/63, 153b/61a, ?154
78 **   7, 12, 14-15


1875-95, Queen Victoria, 1/2s, 1 1/2s, 1pf, 2pf, official reprints, each one with inverted central vignette, blocks of four, three of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF