Lots 213 - 244 of Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021.

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Lots 213 - 244,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc

 
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH
 
Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
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Cayman Islands
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213  20 fn 1907, King Edward VII, black surcharge 1p on 4p black and red on yellow paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare, several experts' hs on reverse, these stamps were intended as revenues, however postally used examples are known, SG #35 fn, £250
sold
214 **/*   50-63, 58a, 63 var 1921-26, King George V, engraved issue, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 16, including two shades of 6p and 10s, nice and fresh, full OG, NH (both 10s and several low values) or VLH, mainly VF and really nice unit, SG #69/83,77a, 83 var, £229 as hinged
sold
215 **/*   64-68, var 1921-26, King George V, engraved issue, 3p-10s, complete set of 11, including all paper and color varieties, watermark Multiple Crown CA, all inscribed on page from a Collection, full OG, NH (2) or LH, mostly VF and scarce assemblage, SG #60/67, £490 as hinged
sold
216  85-96 1935, King George V, Booby, Turtles, Map, Sailing Ship, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, SG #96/107, £200
sold
217  85-96 1935, King George V, Booby, Turtles, Map, Sailing Ship, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 12, somewhat rough perforation, mostly VF, SG #96/107, £200
sold
218 ** block  109/67 1943-64, King George VI, Queen Elizabeth II, Living Creatures, Maps, Ships, Scenes, including King George VI stamp of 2s from the first set in block of four, Silver Wedding, UPU and three definitive issues, the total is53 stamps, full OG, NH (#126 is LH), mostly VF, SG #124a/79, £412
View Part 2.
sold
219 ** block  MR2, a    War Tax stamps
1917, King George V, large three-line surcharge "War Tax 1 1/2p on 2 1/2p deep blue, bottom sheet margin block of four, top right stamp without fraction bar of the surcharge, full OG, NH, VF, SG #54, a, £91 as hinged singles
sold
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Ceylon
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220  cover SG F1    Postal Fiscal stamp used on cover
1952, King George VI, 10r orange and green, top sheet margin single, used on registered air mail cover from Colombo (December 31, 1953) to NYC, arrival ds "1.4.1954", roughly opened at top, still F/VF
sold
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Cook Islands
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221 **   160-63 imp 1965, Internal Self Government, Map, Flag and Scenes, imperforated complete set of four in vertical pairs, NH, VF and rare, SG #175/78 var
230.00
222 **/* block SG 26a, b    Penrhyn Islands
1918, King George V, blue overprint on New Zealand 6p carmine, perforation 14x14 1/2, bottom sheet margin horizontal strip of three, middle stamp without period after "Island" variety, nice quality, full OG,NH (error stamp) or LH, VF and scarce, only 197 such errors possible, C.v. £460 as hinged singles
sold
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Cyprus
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223 **   110 1924-28, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, portrait in a shield, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, fine, SG #102, £300 as hinged
sold
224 **/*   114-23 1928, 50th Anniversary of the British Rule, 3/4pi- £1, complete set of ten, very fresh and choice, full OG, NH (£1 value) or LH, mainly VF, SG #123/32, £300 as hinged
sold
225  114-23 1928, 50th Anniversary of the British Rule, 3/4pi-£1, complete set of ten, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $412
sold
226  125-35 1934, King George V and Historical Places, 1/4pi-45pi, complete set of 11, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG #133/43, £200
sold
227 **   183-97 1960-61, Queen Elizabeth II, blue overprint "Cyprus Republic" on 2m-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, A. Bolaffi certificate for the high value, SG #188/202, £130
sold
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Dominica
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228 **   131a 1951, King George VI and Lime Plantation, 48c red orange and bright green, horizontal pair, right stamp has missing "C" of Multiple Script CA watermark, full OG, NH (error stamp), VF and rare, ex-Sir Gawaine Baillie Collection, C.v. £1,000
sold
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Falkland Islands
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229 **/*   65-73 1933, Centenary issue, Ram, Whale, Map, Scenes, 1/2p- 2s6p, set of nine without high values, full OG, NH or LH (1s), VF, SG #127/35, £501 as hinged
sold
230 SG 141d 1935, King George V Silver Jubilee issue, 4p dark blue and green, flagstaff on right-hand turret variety, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. £850
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430.00
231 ** block  17b-30b    South Georgia
1977, second surcharges on Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Map, 1/2p on 1/2p - 50p on 10s, complete set of 12, blocks of four on paper with watermark Crown and Block CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $213++
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sold
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Fiji
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232  70-78 1904-12, King Edward VII, 1/2p-1s, 1/2p-£1, two complete sets of three and seven, both with Multiple Crown CA watermark, nice condition, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SG #115/17, 118/24, £465
sold
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Gambia
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233 **/*   102-20, 121-24, var 1922-29, King George V and Elephants, two complete sets of 19 and 4, watermarks Multiple Script CA and Multiple Crown CA respectively, first set has seven extra low values from 1/2p to 6p of distinctly different shades, all with full OG, NH (five penny values and 4s) or LH/hinged, mainly VF, SG #118/21, 122/42, £446++
sold
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Gibraltar
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234 SG 56/64, 57a/62a 1904-08, King Edward VII, complete set of nine and 1p, 6p, 1s and 2s on chalk-surfaced paper, nice and fresh unit, full OG, mainly LH, VF, C.v. £1,360
N/A
235  90 1924, King George V, 8s violet and green, Multiple Script CA watermark, the high value of the set, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appears NH, VF, SG #101, £325
170.00
236  93 1925, King George V, £5 violet and black, watermark Multiple Script CA, nicely centered with bold colors and intact perforation, full OG, VLH (appearing as NH), VF, C.v. $1,750, SG #108, £1,600
sold
237 **   132-45 1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Fishes, Ships, Scenes, Coat of Arms, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #145/58, £180
sold
238  cover  84, 97    Zeppelin Flight
October 14-17, 1933, Chicago Zeppelin Flight registered cover on shoulder to Brazil, franked by two stamps, Berlin-Friedrichshafen connection (on reverse) and confirmation markings in red, Pernambuco"17.X.33" arrival ds, VF and scarce, Sieger #238, €850++
sold
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Ghana and Nigeria
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239 **       Collections on Pages
1957-68, over 500 mint stamps (more then 350 for Ghana and 150 for Nigeria) and 37 souvenir and miniature sheets (29 - Ghana, 8 - Nigeria), nice topical items, long definitive sets, apparently complete for the period, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is over $650 ($440++ - Ghana and $210++ - Nigeria), SG is about £600
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sold
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Gold Coast
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240  94 1921-24, King George V, 15s dull purple and green, Die I, bottom sheet margin single with watermark Multiple Script CA, full OG, VLH and fine, C.v. $200, SG #100, £200
sold
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Grenada
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241  34b 1890, Queen Victoria, black surcharge "Postage and Revenue d.1" on revenue stamp of 2s orange and green, inverted first "S" in "SHILLINGS" variety, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF and scarce, C.v. $825, SG #44c, £750
N/A
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Hong Kong
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242 (*)   66f 1891, 50th Anniversary of the Colony, black overprint on 2c carmine, broken first "1" in "1891" variety (position R2/1), excellent centering, very fresh, unused, no gum, VF, C.v. $1,000. SG #51c, C.v. £950
275.00
243 **   147-50, 185-98, 388-403 1935-82, Silver Jubilee and two Queen Elizabeth II definitives sets of 1954 and 1982, the total is 34 stamps, all with full OG, NH, mainly VF, C.v. $440
sold
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Iraq
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244  cover  2-4    Middle East "Damask-Baghdad-Damask" First Flight covers
April 1-4, 1930, four covers - three for direct flight with Syrian (Damask), Alaouites (Latakia) and Lebanon (Beirut) origin and one for return flight originated from Baghdad, all appropriate franking, markings and labels, fresh and VF
sold

Lots 213 - 244,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc