Lots 1440 - 1446, Catalogue of Auction #77 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1440 **   1-2
1918, First Vilnius issue, 10sk and 15sk, complete set of two, no gum as issued, very light traces of hinge, VF, C.v. $300
100.00
1441  38-39
1919, Second Berlin issue, imperforated proofs of 3auk and 5auk, printed on yellowish paper without watermark, first one in block of four, the other one in two singles, each one with double or triple impression of the center (one or two inverted and shifted), no gum as produced, LH, VF
150.00
1442 **   92-92D
1920, National Assembly, 20sk-80sk, trial printing, complete set of five, full OG, NH, mostly VF, only 2000 complete sets possible, C.v. $625 as hinged
250.00
1443  207
1923, Lithuanian Cross, 25c deep blue, printed on paper with watermark Intersecting Diamonds, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $750
200.00
1444  212a, 214a
1927, "Vytis" Warrior Cross, 5c green and 15c red, two sheet margin imperforated singles, printed on paper with watermark Intersecting Diamonds, full OG, LH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. ?140
75.00
1445 **/*   237a
1927, "Vytis" Warrior Cross, 15c red, printed on paper with vertical Webbing watermark, horizontal and vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF
100.00
1446    C80 fn

Air Post stamps and covers

1935, Felix Vaitkus Trans- Atlantic Flight, registered cover with mixed franking of US 6c orange and three Lithuanian air post stamps (two on reverse), including Vaitkus special black overprint on 40cdark rose and blue, numbered "809" and signed by Lt. Felix Vaitkus, violet confirmation cachet and all appropriate markings, VF
500.00