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Lots 163 - 241,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
163  77 var
1919, shifted to the left black surcharge 50sh on Emperor Karl I 50h deep green, no dot after "H" variety (position 3), minute soiling at top right perforation corner, fresh and nice example, full OG, VLH, VF and scarce, expertized by K. Korner, Z. Mikulski opinion, C.v. $600++
250 
 
164 */U   78-96

Third Stanyslaviv Issue
The Sixth Set (Vienna Surcharges)

1919, black overprints "З.У.Н. " on Austrian definitive stamps of 3h-10k, mint complete set of 19, in addition 13 values cancelled on pieces and two postal items, one of which with "Worochta" two-line boxed date stamp, fresh quality, mint stamps with full OG, LH or hinged, VF (website photo)
240 
 
165    78, 84
1919, cover from Stanyslaviv to Hungary, franked by three values, including two of the 3rd issue, tied by Stanyslaviv "12.V.19. No.523" date stamp, undelivered and returned to sender, slight folds, mostly VF
450 
 
166    
1919, group of five pre-printed registered covers locally sent in Stanyslaviv, franked by stamps of the 3rd issue, three have mixed franking with Austrian stamps, mostly VF, each one expertized by J. Bulat or Z. Mikulski, one with his written opinion
475 
 
167 **   95 var
1919, black overprint "З.У.Н. ." on Arms 4k yellow green, error stamp printed on ordinary instead of granite paper, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, expertized by Z. Mikulski
240 
 
168 **/*   97, var

Fourth Stanyslaviv Issue
The Seventh Set (Surcharges on Emperor Karl I High Values)

1919, black surcharge 2hr on 2k rose on straw paper, three singles, one horizontal pair and two blocks of four, three varieties of surcharge, various surcharge shifts and offset on reverse, full OG, NH or LH (4), VF, each stamp expertized by J. Bulat
140 
 
169 **/*   98, var
1919, black surcharge 3hr on 2k rose on straw paper, three singles, one horizontal pair, two blocks of four and block of six, surcharge positions mentioned and representing appropriate plate varieties, full OG, NH or LH, VF, most with J. Bulat or Z. Mikulski guarantee hs
240 
 
170  98a
1919, black surcharge 3hr on 2k rose on straw paper, two singles with perforation 11 1/2, positions 5 and 6, full OG, previously hinged, VF, each stamp with appropriate guarantee hs on reverse, C.v. $300
240 
 
171  99, var
1919, black surcharge 3hr on 3k dark green on blue paper, two singles positions 8 and 22 and horizontal pair, left stamp has no " еп" variety (positions 17-18), full OG, LH or hinged, VF, each stamp expertized by J. Bulat or Z. Mikulski
275 
 
172  99 var
1919, black surcharge 3hr on 3k dark green on blue paper, a single from position 6 with practically omitted rosette on the left and broken "hryvhi" variety, full OG, LH, several experts' hs on reverse, ex-Mikulski
140 
 
173  99a
1919, black surcharge 3hr on 3k dark green on blue paper, a single from position 19 representing error "5" instead of "3" at left, full OG, LH, VF and very rare, expertized by Z. Mikulski, C.v. $2,000
700 
 
174 **   100, var
1919, black surcharge 4hr on 2k carmine on straw paper, complete setting of 25, representing appropriate major plate varieties on positions 1, 8, 15, 17, 18 and 24, stamps on the left with insignificant pre-printing folds, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp expertized by J. Bulat
275 
 
175 **/*   100, var
1919, black surcharge 4hr on 2k carmine on straw paper, complete setting of 25, representing appropriate major plate varieties on positions 1, 8, 15, 17, 18 and 24, minor perforation separation, full OG, NH or LH (5), VF, ex-Mikulski
275 
 
176  101
1919, black surcharge 4hr on 4k carmine on greenish paper, position 16, nice stamp in every respect, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, expertized by Dr. Landre, ex-Z. Mikulski Collection, C.v. $1,500
750 
 
177  101 var
1919, black surcharge 4hr on 4k carmine on greenish paper, broken "У" of the surcharge variety (position 1), neatly cancelled on a piece by complete Stanyslaviv "18.V.19" ds, fresh, VF and rare, only two stamps with this variety possible, expert's hs at the bottom, C.v. $2,000
550 
 
178 **/*   102, var
1919, black surcharge 5hr on 2k carmine on straw paper, complete setting of 25, representing major surcharge varieties on positions 1, 8, 15, 17, 18 and 24, full OG, NH or LH (8), VF, ex-Mikulski
325 
 
179 **   103, var
1919, black surcharge 10hr on 50h green, block of six (positions 1-2/6-7/11-12), horizontal strip of three (positions 16-18) and a single (position 24), all appropriate surcharge varieties, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Bulat, ex-Mikulski
325 
 
180  104, var

The Eighth Set (Surcharges on Postage Dues)

1919, black surcharge 1hr on 1k blue, horizontal pair from positions 1-2, left stamp has malformed "У" variety of surcharge, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by Dr. Berger, ex-Mikulski, C.v. $300++
140 
 
181  104, var
1919, black surcharge 1hr on 1k blue, three singles from positions 5, 6 and 10, the last one has no "У" variety (minor ink offset on reverse), still full OG, LH or hinged, VF, expertized by J. Bulat and Z. Mikulski
275 
 
182  105 var
1919, black surcharge 5hr on 5k blue, position 11, large "У" variety of surcharge, perfect quality single, full OG, very light trace of hinge (appears NH), VF, expertized by H. Bloch, J. Bulat, Dr. Landre and others, C.v. $1,500
700 
 
183  105 var
1919, black surcharge 5hr on 5k blue, position 11, large "У" variety of surcharge, fresh condition, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, several experts' hs on reverse, Z. Mikulski certificate
550 
 
184  65, 66-67, 105
1919, reproductions of black surcharges 10hr on 10k, 15sh on 15/36h, 50sh on 50/42h and 5hr on 5k, some signed by experts, VF appearance of the most valuable stamps of Western Ukraine, nice references or space fillers unit (website photo)
350 
 
185 **/*   106-10, 111-22

First and Second Vienna Issues

1919, Coat of Arms, 10s- 10k, 5s-3k, two complete sets of five and 12, first one with varieties on white or creamy paper, nice quality, full OG, NH (several stamps of the 1st set and all 2nd set), mostly VF
240 
 
186 **   111a-22a
1919, Second Vienna issue, 5s-3k, imperforated complete set of 12 in horizontal top sheet margin strips of five, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and rare matched unit, C.v. $3,000 as hinged singles
2000 
 
187    1-2 PC

Postal Stationery Items

1919, Coat of Arms, two stationery postcards of 10s red and 20s green, each one with wrong laying-out, both are unused, in addition International Reply Coupon tied by Lemberg "29.V.16" ds, light fold, still VF
140 
 
188    4 RPC
1919, unsevered stationery reply card 20s+20s green, printed on buff paper, very fresh, unused, VF and scarce, according to Bulat Cat. only 16 items recorded
140 
 
189    5 LC
1919, stationery letter card 40s orange, printed on gray blue paper, very fresh and unused, VF and scarce
140 
 
190 */U   

Remainder of the Collection

1919, 146 mostly mint stamps, representing one stamp of Kolomyia and one Registration stamp, all others represent practically all Stanyslaviv sets, mainly not expensive material in singles, pairs, strips and blocks, some scarce surcharge position varieties, in addition two dubious covers, nice condition overall with just a few faulted stamps mentioned, full/large part of OG or used, F/VF, vast majority properly expertized, guaranteed C.v. €6,600 (website photo)
950 
 
191  12

Romanian Occupation of Pokutia

1919, violet black boxed surcharge C.M.T. 1.20h on Due stamp of 30h red, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare, reportedly 17 stamps were produced, expertized by K. Ceremuga, C.v. $3,500
700 
 
192 **   13
1919, violet black boxed surcharge C.M.T. 1.20h on Due stamp of 50/42h brown, full OG, NH, VF and rare, reportedly 15 stamps were produced, expertized by K. Ceremuga and others, C.v. $4,550
700 
 
193 **/*   Fischer #1/49

Small Collection

1919, violet black surcharges 40h, 60h and 1.20k on definitive and postage due values, the total is 24 mostly mint stamps (one - used), including block of four, mainly fresh quality, full/large part of OG, NH or hinged, F/VF, most is expertized, C.v. PLN5,000=US$1,350
275 
 
194    Fischer #Cp 2b, Cp 4-5

Postal Stationery Items

1919, used postcard with surcharge 40h on 8h green and two different cards surcharged 40h on 10h red lilac, one used and one unused, used cards with Kolomyia date stamp, fresh, VF and scarce group, each one expertized by Z. Mikulski and others, C.v. PLN6,500 for unused cards
275 
 
195    

Official Mail

1919, registered cover from Zablotow District Court to Kolomyia Region Court, violet official seal and Zablotow "26.V.19" date stamp, Romanian military marking on reverse, minor soiling and archival fold, still fine and rare
240 
 
196  83P5
1867, Washington, 3c rose, "C" grill, horizontal imperforated pair plate proofs printed on stamp paper, beautiful margins, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, PF certificate, C.v. $1,750
700 
 
197 **   260
1894, Jefferson, 50c orange, bold color and intact perforation, full OG, NH and fine example, PF certificate, C.v. $1,425
375 
 
198  294
1901, Pan-American Exposition issue, 1c green and black, bottom sheet margin plate No.1139 block of six with imprint, full OG, three stamps are NH, others - hinged, F/VF, C.v. $300
95 
 
199 **   303
1903, Grant, 4c brown, top sheet margin horizontal plate No. 1480 strip of three with imprint, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $450
140 
 
200 **   323
1904, Louisiana Purchase, 1c green, top sheet margin plate No.2138 block of six with imprint, fresh color and paper, full OG, NH and fine item, C.v. $600
190 
 
201 **   324
1904, Louisiana Purchase, 2c carmine, bottom sheet margin plate No.2166 block of six with imprint, nice quality item, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $600
190 
 
202 **   329
1907, Jamestown Exposition, 5c blue, top sheet margin plate No.3556 block of four, full OG, NH (hinged on margin only), fine, C.v. $1,240 as singles
375 
 
203 **   367
1909, Lincoln Birth Centenary, 2c carmine, bottom sheet margin plate No.4981 block of six with imprint, strong color, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $275
95 
 
204 **   368
1909, Lincoln Birth Centenary, imperforated 2c carmine, right sheet margin plate No.4982 block of six with imprint, intense color, some usual gum wrinkles affecting left stamps, still full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $390
95 
 
205 **   370
1909, Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition issue, 2c carmine, bottom sheet margin plate No.5173 block of six with imprint, full original gum with minor waves, NH and fine item, C.v. $320
95 
 
206 **   373
1909, Hudson-Fulton Celebration, imperforated 2c carmine, right sheet margin plate No.5395 block of six with imprint, minor gum wrinkles are affecting right stamps, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $375
95 
 
207 **   456
1916, Washington, 3c violet, type I, horizontal joint line pair of coil stamps, perforated 10 vertically, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, PSE certificate, C.v. $2,600
850 
 
208 **   467
1916, Washington, 5c carmine, perforation 10, vertical pair of errors in 2c block of 12, natural straight edge at the bottom, nice and appealing item with perfect centering, full OG, NH, VF/XF, PF certificate, C.v. $2,900
1100 
 
209  498a
1917, Washington, 1c green, perforation 11, bottom sheet margin block of four, imperforated horizontally, bold color, full OG, left pair is previously hinged, right one is VLH, fine centering as always exists, PF certificate, C.v. $1,600as two pairs
475 
 
210  501c
1917, Washington, 3c light violet, type I, bottom sheet margin vertical pair imperforated horizontally, excellent color and large margins, full OG, top stamp is LH, bottom - NH, fine as always exists and scarce error, only 25 pairs recorded, C.v. $2,100
1100 
 
211 **   505
1917, Washington, 5c rose, perforation 11, vertical pair of errors in block of 12 as a part of 20-block (5x4), natural straight edge at the bottom, nicely centered, full OG, NH (hinged at the lower right block of four), VF, C.v. $1,850++
750 
 
212 **/*   551/59
1922-25, regular issue, 1/2c-7c (no 6c), set of eight plate No. blocks of six, nice and fresh unit, full OG, NH or LH/hinged (two stamps of 4c and 5c), C.v. $1,292.50
240 
 
213 **   558
1922, Garfield, 6c red orange, top sheet margin plate No.F14973 block of six, bold color, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $600
230 
 
214  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
190 
 
215 **   561
1923, Jefferson, 9c rose, left sheet margin plate No.15259 block of six, nice and flawless, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $375
140 
 
216 **   562
1923, Monroe, 10c orange, top sheet margin plate No.F15277 block of six, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $400
95 
 
217 **/*   563-66
1922-23, regular issue, 11c-15c, set of four values in top or bottom plate No. blocks of six, full OG, NH or LH (one stamp of block 15c), F/VF, C.v. $625
140 
 
218 **   567
1923, Golden Gate, 20c carmine rose, top sheet margin plate No.17428 block of six, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $400
95 
 
219 **   568
1922, Niagara Falls, 25c yellow green, top sheet margin plate No.17445 block of six, left stamp with slightly disturbed gum, mentioned for accuracy only, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $425
95 
 
220 **   569
1923, American Buffalo, 30c olive brown, bottom sheet margin plate No.14436 block of six, full OG, NH and fine, C.v. $475
130 
 
221 **   570
1922, Arlington Amphitheater, 50c lilac, left sheet margin plate No.17479 block of six, nice pre-printing paper fold at the bottom left stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
275 
 
222 **   571
1923, Lincoln Memorial, $1 violet brown, top sheet margin arrow horizontal pair, perfectly centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
90 
 
223 **   572
1923, US Capitol, $2 deep blue, top sheet margin plate No.F14306 block of six, proof-like color, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $1,000
240 
 
224 **   573
1923, Head of Freedom Statue, $5 carmine and blue, left sheet margin arrow block of four, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $720 as singles
325 
 
225 **   634A
1928, Washington, 2c carmine, type II, rotary press printing, perforation 11x10 1/2, nice centering, full OG, NH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $600
190 
 
226 **   658-68
1929, black overprint "Kans." on definitive issue of 1c- 10c, complete set of 11, three with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $431.50
95 
 
227 **   669-79
1929, black overprint "Nebr." on definitive issue of 1c- 10c, complete set of 11, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $530.50
140 
 
228 **   1474a
1972, Stamp Collecting issue, 8c multicolored, black (litho) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included, C.v. $325
130 
 
229 **   1555a
1975, D. W. Griffith, 10c multicolored, brown (engraved) color omitted, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, PSE certificate, C.v. $1,800++
550 
 
230 **   1570a var
1975, Apollo - Soyuz Space issue, bottom left corner sheet margin block of 18 (2x9), containing eight vertical and one horizontal se-tenant pairs, including two pairs in gutter block of four at the top, nice and unfolded, full OG,NH, VF and scarce multiple, this variety is listed, but has no price in Cat.
1400 
 
231 **   1830d
1980, Coral Reef issue, 15c multicolored, top sheet margin plates No.38385-39388 horizontal transition pair of se-tenant blocks of four, left block with blind perforation at four sides, while right one imperforated vertically between stamps and on the right, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, PSE certificate, C.v. $2,750 for block imperforated vertically
950 
 
232 **   1899a
1983, Motorcycle, 5c gray green, coil stamp, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, according to Datz only 32 pairs exist, C.v. $1,750
550 
 
233 **   2004 var
1982, Library of Congress, 20c red and black, three side margin block of 20 (2x10) with strongly misplaced horizontal perforation, resulting in parts of stamps appearing at the top and bottom margins, full OG, NH, VF
140 
 
234 **   2014a
1982, International Peace Garden, (20c) multicolored, black engraved color omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is enclosed, C.v. $200, which is strongly undervalued
90 
 
235 **   2107a
1984, Christmas issue, Madonna and Child, 20c multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, left stamp with slight crease as always exists, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. $1,750
375 
 
236 **   2361a
1987, Certified Public Accounting, (22c) multicolored, black engraved color omitted, bottom sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included, C.v. $425
170 
 
237 **   2482a
1990, Bobcat, ($2) multicolored, black engraved color omitted, top right corner sheet margin plate No. block of four, centered to the top, full OG, NH and fine, Datz C.v. $1,000 as a plate No. block, Scott C.v. $800 as four singles
240 
 
238 **   2515a
1990, Christmas Tree, 25c multicolored, top right vertical strip of three, imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500 for vertical pair
180 
 
239 **   2561a
1991, District of Columbia, (29c) multicolored, black engraved color omitted, plate No.1212 bottom left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $380++
100 
 
240 **   2630c
1992, Bicentennial of NYSE, 29c green, red and black, center (black engraved color) is inverted, flawless condition, full OG, NH, VF (PSE certificate, graded VF-80), C.v. $17,000
70000 
 
241 **   2756b
1993, Horse Racing, (29c) multicolored, se-tenant block of four with black (engraved - USA and 29c) color omitted, full OG, NH, VF and undervalued error, C.v. $500
240