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Lots 101 - 156,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #79, September 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
101 **   64

Antigua

1922, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #61, £275 as hinged
sold
102 **   84-95
1938-51, King George VI, Airplane, Landscapes, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #98/109, £130
sold
103 **  SG 11, c

Ascension

1924, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1p deep blue green and gray black, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, left stamp with Cleft Rock variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £136 as hinged singles
110.00
104 **  SG 18c var
1924, King George V and Seal of the Colony, 1s brown and gray black, precursor of Cleft Rock variety with additionally uneven line over Ascension, significantly broken shading of the central design, full OG, NH, F/VF and rare, C.v. £375 as hinged for "Cleft Rock" only
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sold
105 **   62-74
1956, Queen Elizabeth II, Birds, Sea Creatures, Maps, Landscapes, 1/2p-10s, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #57/69, £140
sold
106 **   218-21

Australia

1949-51, Coat of Arms, 5s-£2, complete set of four high values, full OG, NH, VF, SG #224a/d, £150
sold
107 **/*   99

Western Australia

1906, Swan, 6p bright violet, watermark W Crown A, block of four, fresh and nice, full OG, NH (bottom stamps) or hinged, VF, SG #115, £180 as hinged singles
sold
108 **/*   113

Bahamas

1938, King George VI, £1 blue green and black, printed on ordinary paper, block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF, SG #157a, £240++
115.00
109 **   116-29
1942, 450th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Columbus, black overprint on 1/2p-£1, complete set of 14, the high value is from the first printing in deep gray green (thick paper), full OG, NH, mainly VF, SG #162/75, £130
85.00
110 **   20-37

Bahrain

1938-41, King George VI and Postal Transportation, black overprint "Bahrain" on stamps of India, 3p-25r, complete set of 16, nice quality, white full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SG #20/37, £1,000
sold
111 **   96-98, var
1955-60, Queen Elizabeth II, Castles, black surcharges 2r/2s6p-10r/10s, two complete sets of three, two different types of surcharges, full OG, NH, VF, SG #94/96, a, £115
sold
112 **  SG 248, a

Barbados

1938, Seal of the Colony, 1/2p green, bottom sheet margin block of 12, right stamp in the second row with recut line variety (position R10/6), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £216 as singles
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140.00
113 **  SG 252, a
1938, Seal of the Colony, 3p brown, perforation 13, block of six (2x3), right stamp of the middle row with vertical line over horse head (position R4/10), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £160++
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85.00
114 **   216-27
1950, King George VI, Fish, Map, Sailing Ship, Seal of the Colony, 1c-$2.40, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, SG #271/82, £55
sold
115 **  SG 19, a

Basutoland

1938, King George VI and Crocodile, 1p scarlet, block of four, top right stamp with Tower flaw (position R2/4), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £175++
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sold
116 **   46-56, 61-71
1954-61, Queen Elizabeth II, Airplane, Scenes, two complete sets of 11, the last one with surcharges, full OG, NH, VF, SG #43/53, 58/68, £160
sold
117    

Batum (British Occupation)

1918, local cover with provisional negative hs "Batumskaya P. T. Kontora No.1" and boxed cachet indicating payment is to be made in cash, pen manuscript "15k", perfect quality, VF and scarce usage during the time when stamps in Batum were not available
290.00
118 **/*   22 var, 23a
1919, two imperforated singles (one corner margin example) with inverted red or black surcharge 15r on 1k orange, full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF and scarce, copies of P. Holcombe certificates are enclosed, first one is not mentioned in Scott or SG, the other one has Scott C.v. $750
sold
119  29
1920, black surcharge 50r on perforated 4k red, nice and fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by Champion and Romeko, SG #25, £1,000, Scott C.v. $1,500
sold
120 **   105-14

Bermuda

1936-40, King George V, Yacht "Lucie", Views, 1/2p-1s6p, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $100
sold
121 **   143-62
1953-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Bird, Arms, Maps, Scenes, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 20, full OG, NH, VF, SG #135/50, 140a, 145b, £135
sold
122 SB  SG SB1, var

Stamp Booklets

1948, King George VI, two 5s unexploded booklets, stapled on the left or on the right, black lettering on pink paper, each one contains five panes of six stamps separated by glassine interleaves, post office fresh quality, VF, C.v. £280
160.00
123 **   1-15

British Antarctic Territory

1963, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Airplane, Map, Ships, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/15, £145
sold
124  48-51

British Honduras

1899, Queen Victoria, black overprint "Revenue" (length 12mm) on 5c-50c/1s, complete set of four, fresh quality, large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF, SG #66/69, £329
sold
125 **   J1-7

British Occupation of Italian Colonies

Cyrenaica
Postage Due stamps

1950, bilingual "Postage Due" and Numerals, 2m-100m, complete set of seven, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SG #D149/55, £375
230.00
126 **  SG S19a

Somalia

1948, King George VI, black surcharge "B.M.A. Somalia" 2s50c on 2s6p yellow green, misplaced dot after "sh" variety (position R4/7), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £140
85.00
127 **   O13-14

Burma
Official stamps

1937, King George V, black overprint "Burma. Service" on 5r purple and ultramarine, 10r scarlet and green, two high values, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SG #O13/14, £825 as hinged
690.00
128 **   146a-48a

Canada

1927, Historical issue, 5c-20c, imperforated complete set in horizontal (5c) or vertical pairs, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$720
sold
129 **   149-59
1928-29, King George V "Scroll" issue, 1c-$1, complete set of ten, bright and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF (50c - VF), C.v. $1,405
sold
130 **   162-77
1930-31, King George V "Arch-Leaf" issue, 1c-$1, complete set of 16, nice condition, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $1,029
sold
131 **   O9

Overprinted Official stamps

1949-50, Peace issue, black overprint "O.H.M.S." on Lumbering 50c dark blue green, perfectly centered, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$330
sold
132 **   O9, a
1949-50, Peace issue, black "O.H.M.S." overprint on 50c dark blue green, lower left corner sheet margin plate No.1 block of four, bottom right stamp without period after "S" in overprint variety (position 47), nicely centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$3,600
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1150.00
133 **   61-74

Newfoundland

1897, Discovery of Newfoundland, Animals, Birds, Sailing Ships, Scenes, 1c-60c, complete set of 14, well centering, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, Unitrade C.v. C$750
sold
134  61-74
1897, Discovery of Newfoundland issue, red diagonal overprint "Specimen" on 1c-60c, complete set of 14, all but 2c and 6c with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$1,500
sold
135 **   163 var
1929-31, Map of Newfoundland, 1c green, re-engraved printing, top right corner sheet margin block of four, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, Unitrade #163i, C$803++
sold
136  C18

Air Post stamps

1933, General Balbo Flight, black surcharge $4.50 on 75c bistre, position 1 of four-stamp setting, full OG, LH, VF, Unitrade C.v. C$400
sold
137  69-80

Cayman Islands

1932, Kings William IV and George V, Centenary issue, 1/4p-10s, complete set of 12, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SG #84/95, £500
sold
138  MR3

War Tax stamp

1917, King George V, black "thin" surcharge 1 1/2p on 2 1/2p deep blue, nice and very fresh, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, BPA certificate, SG #55, £750
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sold
139 **  SG 303y

Ceylon

1912, King George V, 5c violet, inverted and reversed watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £140 as hinged
115.00
140 **   160-63 imp

Cook Islands

1965, Internal Self Government, Map, Flag and Scenes, imperforated complete set of four in vertical pairs, NH, VF, SG #175/78 var
230.00
141 **   110

Cyprus

1924-28, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, portrait in a shield, watermark Multiple Crown CA, full OG, NH, F/VF, SG #102, £300 as hinged
sold
142 **   183-97
1960-61, Queen Elizabeth II, blue overprint "Cyprus Republic" on 2m-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #188/202, £130
70.00
143 **   103

Egypt

1924, King Fuad, £1 blue and dark violet, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SG #122, £225 as hinged
170.00
144 **   343-60
1953, Portrait of King Farouk obliterated with three black bars, 1m-£1, complete set of 18, full OG, NH, mostly VF
60.00
145  M1

Military stamps

1932, British Forces in Egypt, inscribed "Postal Seal", imperforated proof of 1pi in red and dark blue (issued colors), left sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, SG #A1
110.00
146 **/*   M5
1934, Sphinx, 1p carmine, perforation 14 1/2x14, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top left stamp), VF, SG #A7, £220 as hinged singles
170.00
147  52

Falkland Islands

1928, black handstamped surcharge 2 1/2p on King George V 2p brown violet, left sheet margin single, nice condition, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appears NH, VF and scarce, these stamps were in usage for two weeks only, RPS certificate, SG #115, £1,300
sold
148 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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460.00
149 **   107-20
1952, King George VI, Animals, Birds, Map, Ships, 1/2p- £1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #172/85, £180
sold
150 **   128-42
1960, Queen Elizabeth II and Birds, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, VF, SG #193/207, £170
sold
151 **   1-16, 17-30

South Georgia

1963-72, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Scenes, two complete sets of 16 and 14, the last one with decimal surcharges, full OG, NH, VF, SG #1/16, 18/31A, £260
sold
152 **   75

Gibraltar

1912-24, King George V, £1 violet and black on red paper, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, SG #85, £140 as hinged
sold
153 **   107-18
1938-51, King George VI, Landscapes and Scenes, 1/2p- £1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SG #121/31, £180
sold
154 **  SG 143, a
1950, King George VI and view of Southport Gate, red overprint "New Constitution 1950" on 1s green and black, bottom sheet margin imprint block of four, top right stamp with broken "R" variety (position R9/4), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. £132++
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sold
155 **   147-60
1960-62, Queen Elizabeth II, Animals, Birds, Flowers, Views, 1/2p-£1, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, SG #160/73, £80
sold
156 **   171-83

Grenada

1953-59, Queen Elizabeth II, Sailing Ship, 1/2c- $2.50, complete set of 13, full OG, NH, VF, SG #192/204, £60
sold