Lots 534 - 558, Catalogue of Auction #75 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
534 **   

Revenue stamps

1928-32, View of Mount Siniolchu, top inscription reads "Sikkim State", 1a, 1r and 5r, set of three in horizontal or vertical pairs, in addition two stamps of 8a with black handstamped overprint "R", all are on watermarked "rosettes" paper, full OG, NH, VF
535 **   306-18


1954-59, King Hussein and Historical Places, complete sets of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #419/31, ?120
536 **   103-17, 120-35


1954-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Scenes, 5c-?1 and 5c-20s, two complete sets of 14 (no redrawn 15c) and 16, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, SG #167/80, 183/98, ?210
537 **   J17-12

Postage Due stamps

1936-38, Malayan Postal Union, Numerals, 1c-50c, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF, SG #D1/6, ?160 as hinged
538  38

Malaysian States

1938, Sultan Badaru'l- alam, $5 red and green on yellow paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, full OG, LH, VF, SG #44, ?500
539  22-31


1904-08, King Edward VII and Seal of the Colony, 1/2p-5s, complete set of ten, watermark Multiple Crown CA, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #24/33, ?300
540  61-67

New Zealand

1882, Queen Victoria, 1p-1s, imperforated plate proofs in black, complete set of seven in horizontal pairs, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF
541  122-25
1906, Christchurch Exhibition issue, 1/2p-6p, complete set of four, fresh, full or large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF, SG #370/73, ?275
542  170
1920, King George V, Victory issue, imperforated proof of 1s in orange red (issued color), printed on chalk-surfaced watermarked paper, vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
543  73-75


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 and scarce, SG #75/77
544 **   261-75

North Borneo

1954-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Coat of Arms, Scenes, 1c- $10, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #372/86, ?75
545  13

Nyasaland - British Central Africa

1891, Coat of Arms, black overprint "B.C.A." on stamp of Rhodesia 10s dark green, printer's watermark, nice and well centered, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #13, ?200
546  23

Nyasaland Protectorate

1918, King George V, L1 black and violet on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF, SG #98, ?200
547 **   O1-6

Pakistan - Bahawalpur
Official stamps

1945, Camels, Antelopes, Pelicans, Historical Places, red Arabic overprint on 1/2a-1r, complete set of six, two with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #O1/6, ?110
548 **   1-8

Pitcairn Islands

1940-51, King George VI, Map, Sailing Ship and Scenes, 1/2p-2s6p, complete set of ten, blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/8, ?300++
549 **   101-10

Saint Helena

1934, King George V and Badge of the Colony, Centenary issue, 1/2p-10s, complete set of ten, nicely centered and very fresh, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #114/23, ?425 as hinged
550 **  SG 68w

Saint Vincent

1899, Queen Victoria, 1p lilac and carmine rose, right sheet margin single with inverted watermark Crown CA variety, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?300 as hinged
551 (*)   32-35


1899, Sir Charles Brooke, black 2c or red 4c surcharges on 3c-12c, complete set in blocks of four, fresh quality, unused, no gum, F/VF and scarce multiples, SG #32/35, ?280 as hinged singles
552  SG #240cb

Straits Settlements

1923, King George V, $100 carmine and black, printed on blue chalk-surfaced paper, watermark Multiple Script CA, broken Crown and Scroll variety, excellent centering, full OG, previously hinged, VF and extremely rare, Dr. E. Diena certificate, C.v. ?19,000
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553  233-36, 250-53


1983-84, Historical Buildings, two sets of perforated proofs affixed over presentation Goznak (Russian State Printer's Plant) cards, the total is ten items, each one with perforation L12? instead of comb 12?x12, including in the first set stamp of 50c (unissued denomination) with design of 1s, and 1s with design of 1.50s, in the second set with shades of green (1s) and blue (5s), each card with protective leaf, perfect quality, VF and an interesting group
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554 **   34-42, 34a-40a

Trinidad and Tobago

1935-37, Historical Places and Landscapes, 1c-72c, complete set of nine, in addition complete set of six with perforation 12 1/2, all are in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF and difficult assemblage, SG #230/38, 230a/36a, ?554++
555 **   50-61
1938-44, King George VI, Waterfall, Views, 1c-$4.80, complete set of 14, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #246/56, ?110
556 SB  SG SB1a-SB4

Tristan da Cunha
Stamp Booklets

1958-64, Queen Elizabeth II, four unexploded booklets, including two of the first issue, one of which with date stamp "JA 24 58" on reverse, clean condition, VF, C.v. ?391
557  119


1908-09, Palace of the Sultan and Dhow, 200r greenish black and brown, watermark Multiple Rosettes, vertical "Specimen" overprint, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SG #245, ?275
558 **   

Modern Errors Selection

1967-85, 85 mint never hinged stamps, including 12 complete issues with "Specimen" overprints, unissued gold stamp of Dominica, omitted colors, including Tennis with missing balls, inverted centers on St. Vincent and etc., perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
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