Lots 13 - 83 of Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021.

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Lots 13 - 83,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc

 
UNITED STATES
 
Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
13 **/* block  94 1868, Washington, 3c red, F grill, block of four, some usual gum creases, usual centering, still fresh, full OG, top pair is hinged, bottom one appears NH, C.v. $3,000 as hinged
sold
14 ** block  266 1895, Washington, 2c carmine, type II, left sheet margin plate No.126 vertical strip of three, selvage inscription of type IV, nice centering and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $375++
sold
15 **   536a 1919, Washington, 1c gray green, horizontal pair imperforated vertically with straight edge at right as always exists, fresh color, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. $900 as hinged
860.00
16 ** block  557 1922, Theodore Roosevelt, 5c dark blue, top sheet margin plate No. 14069 block of six, nicely centered with jumbo margin at top, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $375
sold
17 block  560 1923, Grant, 8c olive green, right sheet margin plate No.16450 block of six, full OG, top right stamp is LH, all others - NH, VF, C.v. $575
sold
18 ** block  562 1923, Monroe, 10c orange, top sheet margin plate No. F15277 block of six, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $400
sold
19 ** block  568 1922, Niagara Falls, 25c yellow green, top sheet margin plate No. 17445 block of six, full OG (slightly disturbed at margin only), NH, F/VF, C.v. $425
sold
20 ** block  570 1922, Arlington Amphitheater, 50c lilac, left sheet margin plate No.17479 block of six, a spectacular pre-printing paper fold at the bottom left stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
sold
21 ** block  692-701 1931, regular issue of rotary press printing, 11c-50c, complete set of ten, perforation 11x10 1/2 or 10 1/2x11, very-well centered blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF/XF, C.v. $550 as singles
sold
22 ** W  730-31, 735 1933-34, American Philatelic Society and National Stamp Exhibition issues, 1c green and 3c purple, souvenir sheets of 25, 3c dark blue, souvenir sheet of six, ten examples of each, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $500
sold
23 ** block  740-49, 756-65 1934-35, National Parks issue, 1c-10c, perforated and imperforated complete sets of ten in plate No. blocks of six, first one with full OG, the last one - no gum as issued, both are NH and VF, C.v. $355
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sold
24 ** W  750, 751 1934, American Philatelic Society and Trans-Mississippi Exposition issues, 3c purple and 1c green, two souvenir sheets of six, ten pieces of each, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $450
sold
25 ** block  833 var 1938, Warren Harding, $2 green and black, top sheet margin plate No.22121and 22122 block of eight, portrait strongly shifted to the top left, several spots of gum skip and gum irregularity at two lower left stamps, nice quality otherwise, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
sold
26 **   1370a 1969, Folklore issue, 6c multicolored, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $140
sold
27 **   1474a 1972, Stamp Collecting, 8c multicolored, right sheet margin single with black litho color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $325
sold
28 **   1529 var 1974, Skylab Space Station, 10c multicolored, two singles, first one with right sheet margin has all engraved colors strongly shifted to the right, the other one has shifted litho black and yellow colors to the top, full OG,NH, VF and a spectacular couple
sold
29 **   1557a 1975, Mariner 10, Venus and Mercury, 10c multicolored, two singles, one has red color omitted, the other one has black engraved color strongly shifted to the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $275 for the first error
sold
30 **   1804 var 1980, Benjamin Banneker, 15c multicolored, left sheet margin vertical imperforated pair with gutter in the middle, no color misregistration, full OG, NH, VF
170.00
31 ** block  1804 var 1980, Benjamin Banneker, 15k multicolored, imperforated pane of 50 with control colors at bottom and plate No.A0016-A0011, some color misregistration, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
1380.00
32 **   2107a 1984, Christmas issue, Madonna and Child, 20c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, left stamp with slight vertical crease as often exists, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. $1,400
sold
33 ** block  2170b 1986, Paul Dudley White, 3c bright blue, tagging omitted variety, complete pane of 100 with plate No. 2 at top right corner and zip block at bottom right, deep color, full OG, NH, VF. According to Scott Cat. the tagging omitted error appeared before the untagged stamp (Scott 2170a, issued in 1994) and can be distinguished by the plate No., the error exists on plates No. 2 and 3 only, this intact pane is a great rarity, accompanied by common pane from plate No. 2 for comparison, C.v. $7,500 as singles
2185.00
34  2418 P 1989, Ernest Hemingway, imperforated proof of 25c multicolored in horizontal pair, left stamp has hairline gum wrinkle, excellent condition, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce, C.v. $2,000
sold
35 **   2437b 1989, 20th UPU Congress, Historical Mail Delivery, (25c) multicolored, top sheet margin inscribed se-tenant block of four, dark blue color omitted, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $300
sold
36 block  2476 P 1991, Kestrel, imperforated proof of 1c multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal gutter block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400 as two pairs
205.00
37 block  2478 P 1991, Bluebird, imperforated proof of 3c multicolored, right margin horizontal gutter block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400 as two pairs
220.00
38  2476-78 P 1991, Kestrel 1c and Bluebird 3c, imperforated proofs in horizontal se-tenant strip of four with gutter in the middle, light fold along the gutter, still full OG, NH, VF and rare, se-tenant gutters of such proofs are listed, but not priced in the Cat.
460.00
39  2513 P 1990, Dwight D. Eisenhower, imperforated proof of 25c multicolored, vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $875
sold
40 ** block  2515a 1990, Christmas Tree, 25c multicolored, top right corner margin vertical strip of three, imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500 for vertical pair
sold
41  2517 P 1990-91, Flower, rate "F" (29c) multicolored, perforated proof in vertical gutter pair, lightly folded between top stamp and gutter, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, this item is listed, but not priced in the Cat.
160.00
42  2517 P 1990-91, Flower, rate "F" (29c) multicolored, perforated proof in horizontal gutter pair, lightly folded between left stamp and gutter, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, this item is listed, but not priced in the Cat.
160.00
43 ** block  2529 var 1991, Fishing Boat, 10c multicolored, type I, imperforated block of six (3x2), full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
170.00
44 ** block  2561 var 1991, District of Columbia Bicentennial, 29c multicolored, complete pane of 50 (5x10) with black engraved color significantly shifted to the bottom, resulting in top five stamps have value omitted, all others have "29" at top instead of bottom, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
sold
45 ** block  2540 var 1991, White Headed Eagle, $2.90 multicolored, plate No. A8468 left margin block of four with strong shift of horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
sold
46  2540 Pa-j 1991, White Headed Eagle, $2.90, nine imperforated stage proof top sheet margin horizontal gutter pairs, in magenta, yellow, blue, black and combinations of that colors, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, C.v. $3,150 for single proofs, no prices mentioned for gutter pairs
sold
47  2540 Pl 1991, White Headed Eagle, perforated proof of $2.90 multicolored in complete design, horizontal pair with gutter in the middle, full OG, NH, VF, this item is not priced in the Cat.
sold
48  2540 Pl 1991, White Headed Eagle, perforated proof of $2.90 multicolored in complete design, vertical pair with gutter in the middle, full OG, NH, VF, this item is not priced in the Cat.
sold
49 block  2540 Pl 1991, White Headed Eagle, perforated proof of $2.90 multicolored in complete design, cross-gutter block of four, full OG, NH, VF and very rare multiple, this item is not priced in the Cat.
sold
50  2718a Pd 1992, Christmas Toys, 29c multicolored, left margin plate No. A11111 proof se-tenant booklet pane with wrong stamp positions (bottom stamps are printed at top), imperforated at top, bottom and on the right, full OG, NH,VF and very scarce, C.v. $1,200
345.00
51  2754 P 1993, Centenary of the Cherokee Strip Land Run, imperforated proof of 29c multicolored in horizontal gutter pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
sold
52  2754 Pa 1993, Centenary of the Cherokee Strip Land Run, perforated proof of 29c multicolored in horizontal gutter pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
sold
53  2754 Pb 1993, Centenary of the Cherokee Strip Land Run, imperforated proof of (29c) multicolored, but with purple and black inscriptions omitted, horizontal gutter pair, folded between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, this pair is listed, but has no price in the Cat.
sold
54 **   2764b, 2833e 1993-94, Garden Flowers, (29c) multicolored, two booklet panes of five with black engraved color omitted (denomination and top inscription), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $260
sold
55  2778a Pg 1993, American Music, 29c multicolored, vertical imperforated se-tenant booklet proof pane of four, plate No.222222 at top margin, finished design, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. $1,500
sold
56 ** block  2877a 1994, stamp making-up "G" rate, (3c) tan, bright blue and red, imperforated block of four, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $230 as two pairs
85.00
57 **   2877b 1994, stamp making-up "G" rate, (3c) tan, bright blue and red, double impression of red color, full OG, NH, VF, William T/ Crowe certificate, C.v. $175
sold
58 **   3060a 1996, Year of the Rat, imperforated 32c multicolored, bottom right corner sheet margin plate No.S1111 vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $550
sold
59 **   3269 fn 1998, Uncle Sam's Hat, "H" non-denominated stamp inscribed "Postcard Rate", full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate (graded VF 80) and a copy of PSE certificate for block of four of which this stamp was originated (lower left), C.v. $2,400
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sold
60 **   3895m 2005, Chinese New Years of 1992-2004, 37c multicolored, complete double-sided pane of 24, misregistered die cutting on reverse side causing imperforated top row of three stamps and freak bisected stamps on three other rows, NH, VF and rare, APEX certificate, C.v. $1,100
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575.00
61 **   4481e 2010, Christmas issue, Coniferous, "Forever" multicolored, self-adhesive booklet pane of eight values with die cutting omitted (reversal pane of 12 is normal), fresh and VF, W. R. Weiss, Jr. certificate, C.v. $700
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sold
62 **   5306b 2018, The Art of Magic, (50c) multicolored, souvenir sheet of three "Forever" stamps with die cutting omitted, perfect quality, VF and scarce, C.v. $900
sold
63 **   5393a 2019, President George H. W. Bush, (55c) multicolored, self-adhesive top left corner sheet margin horizontal pair of "Forever" stamps with die cutting omitted, plate No.11111, backing paper intact, NH, VF, C.v. $500
sold
64 **   1340/2249 var    Color Shift Varieties
1968-87, seven different errors in singles with common stamps included, Football, Space, Movie Projection and etc., nice and colorful group, full OG, NH, VF
sold
65 ** B  1789/2521a    Group of Errors
1979-91, six items, including imperforated proof of J. P. Jones in pair, complete $1.20 booklet with pane imperf vertically, Bee imperf coil pair and a single with black omitted, uprated stamp in pair imperf horizontally, J. Cohrain with black omitted, all with full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $365
sold
RS
Air Post stamps and covers
RS
66 ** block  C3 1918, Curtiss Jenny, 24c carmine rose and blue, central line block of four, full OG, NH and fine, C.v. $520 as four singles
sold
67 **   C15, C18 1930-33, Zeppelin issue, $2.60 blue, nicely centered with intact perforation, and Baby Zeppelin 50c green, slight gum bend, both with full OG, NH, first one VF+, the last one has fine centering, C.v. $900
sold
68 ** block  C23c 1938, Eagle Holding Shield, 6c ultramarine and carmine, color variety, centerline block of four, strong colors and nice centering, full OG, NH, VF and scarce item, Bruechig guarantee hs and penciled position numbers on reverse, C.v. $1,200
sold
69 **   C82a 1971, Silhouette of Airliner, 11c carmine, horizontal imperforated pair of coil stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
sold
70 **   C119a 1988, Igor Sikorsky, (36c) multicolored with red, dark blue and black (engraved) omitted, right margin single, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, a common stamp is included, C.v. $1,150
sold
71 **   C125b 1989, 20th UPU Congress, Futuristic Mail Delivery, (45c) multicolored, se- tenant block of four with light blue (engraved) color omitted (country name and denomination), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
sold
72  cover  C18    Zeppelin Flight Items
October 25-November 2, 1933, Century of Progress 3 Flight covers, each one franked by Baby Zeppelin 50c green, one originated from Akron and two from Chicago, first one delivered to Chicago, the others - to Friedrichshafen, all appropriate markings, mostly VF (Est. $120-$150)
sold
73  cover      Balance of Zeppelin Flight Items
1928-36, 13 covers or cards, representing three Flights - America Flight of 1928, Round the World Flight of 1929, representing complete Lakehurst - Lakehurst and various parts of that flight, such as Lakehurst - Friedrichshafen, Lakehurst - Los Angeles, Los Angeles - Friedrichshafen, and 1st North America Flight of 1936, all are franked accordingly and bearing all appropriate markings, some flaws mentioned, still F/VF (Est. $300-$400)
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N/A
RS
Stationery Items
RS
74  cover  U429 (6) var 1915, entire envelope 2c carmine, size 257x111mm, indicia of die 6 printed at right of the top flap, rough impression with ink inflows at top and bottom of Washington's head, fresh, VF
N/A
RS
Internal Revenue stamp
RS
75 block  R164b 1898, Battleship, 2c carmine rose, imperforated block of four, one stamp with slight gum wrinkle, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $800 as two pairs
N/A
RS
American History in Philately
RS
76 **   894/1073, C23/47, E20, FA1 1938-56, 92 US stamps, representing postage, air post, special delivery and certified mail, each one placed on individual page with water-color illustration in most cases repeating design of the stamp, issued either in memory of Great American Personalities or commemorating various events in the history, nice artist's work by Jacques H. Rogers, VF, ex- the Sol Rozman Collection
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N/A
RS
Canal Zone
RS
77 ** block  81 1924, Lincoln Memorial, black two-line overprint "Canal Zone" on $1 violet brown, top right corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, close to VF, C.v. $1,600 as four singles
575.00
RS
Ryukyu Islands
RS
78 **   122b 1964, Shuri Relay Station, inverted black overprint "1964", nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. $1,500
sold
79 **   139a 1965, Bingata Horse, (1 1/2c) multicolored, gold color (denomination and country name in Japanese) omitted, full OG, NH, VF and rare, only 94 stamps are known to exist, C.v. $2,000
sold
RS
Ryukyu Islands - Air Post stamps
RS
80 ** block  C1-3 1950, Dove and Map of the Ryukyus, 8y- 16y, complete set of three, blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $546++
sold
81 ** block  C14-18, var 1957, Heavenly Maiden, brown red or light ultra surcharges 9c/15y-35c/60y, complete set in bottom right corner sheet margin blocks of six (3x2) with imprint, including extra stroke variety on basic stamp of 20y(position 49) plus numerous surcharge varieties on each block, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $430++
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sold
RS
United Nations
RS
82 ** block  1/163, C1-12    Collection on Scott Pages
1951-66, 172 mint stamps, 172 corner margin inscribed blocks of four, 3 souvenir sheets and 17 postal stationery items, practically complete for the period, full OG, apparently all are NH, VF
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160.00
83 **   1-91, C1-7, U1-2, UC1-5, UX1-2    Ten-Year Collection on Nicely Drawn Pages
1951-61, 100 stamps (two on hand-made illustrated pieces with FD cancellations and artist's signatures), 2 souvenir sheets, 8 stationery envelopes and 4 postcards neatly arranged on 65 professionally illustrated pages, each one is original water-color drawing on the subject of issued stamps, all these gold edged pages are arranged in heavy duty leather album, excellent quality, ex-the Sol Rozman Collection

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Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc