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Lots 376 - 406,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #82, June 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
376    486
1919, Ahmad Shah Qajar, 6ch green and red brown (tall portrait), used on reverse of cover from Tabris to Tehran, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
 
Closed  
377    567/74
1916, five receipts of paying duty for registered mail receiving, franked by Shah Qajar Coronation issue (seven stamps altogether), tied by Recht and Kazvan postal markings, rough edges, stamps were not affected, F/VF
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Closed  
378    653, 655
1922-23, cover from Tehran to Cairo, via Baghdad, addressed to Berlin, franked by three values of Shah Qajar with "Controle. 1922" overprint, tied by Tehran "25.XII.22" date stamp, Baghdad "24.Jan.23" transit and Cairo "8.Feb.23" arrival marking, "Poste Aerenne. Baghdad-Cairo" confirmation cachet, however hard to believe that air mail delivery took over two weeks, cover was opened roughly, still F/VF
 
Closed  
379  353, 434, 436

Postage stamps used as Parcel Post stamps

1909, Mohammed-Ali Shah Qajar, five stamps used on a part of parcel card, each one with diagonal violet overprint "Colis Postaux", tied by Enzeli date stamp, mostly VF and scarce
 
Closed  
380 **   744-59
1929, Reza Shah Pahlavi, 1c-3t, complete set of 16, most of the high values with sheet margins, nice condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $945
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Closed  
381 **   935-40
1950, 31st Birthday of Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, 25d-5r, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $140 as hinged
 
Closed  
382 **   1058A-72
1956-57, Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, 5d-200r, complete set of 17, watermark Arms of Iran, minor mount adhesion on three stamps, nice quality, full original patchy gum as always exist, NH, VF, C.v. $909
 
Closed  
383 **   1082-98
1957-58, Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, 5d-200r, complete set of 17, watermark Persian Inscription, fresh condition, full original patchy gum as always exist, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $578
 
Closed  
384 **   1107-25
1958-59, Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, 5d-200r, complete set of 15, watermark Persian Inscription, 10d with natural paper inclusion, nicely centered, full original patchy gum as always exist, NH, VF, C.v. $366
 
Closed  
385 **/*   935-40, 999-1014, 1082-98

Three Better Sets

1950-58, 31st Birthday of Reza Shah Pahlavi and definitive issues of 1954-55 and 1957-58, the total is 39 stamps, No.1013 with translucent perforation tip at the bottom, full original uneven gum as always on definitive sets, NH (most stamps of the 2nd set) or LH, VF, C.v. $1,800
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Closed  
386 **/*   C51-67

Air Post stamps

1935, Reza Shah Pahlavi and Eagle with black overprint "Iran", 1c-3t, complete set of 17, full OG, NH (10 low values, except 2c) or LH, mostly VF, C.v. $515++
 
Closed  
387 **   Bale #pRE1/RV13

Revenue stamps

1950's, Numerals, 5p-250p, unissued set of ten values with red frame and green center (less 60p for completion), in addition 5p with center in blue and stamp of frame only, all are in blocks of four, full OG, NH,VF, C.v. $2,020++
 
Closed  
388 **   C48-49

Air Post stamps

1933, General Balbo Trans-Atlantic Flight issue, 5.25L+19.75L and 5.25L+44.75L, complete set of two triptychs in sheets of 20, the second one has some separation on the left, fresh quality unit without usual toning, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiples, Sassone #S1509, €17,625
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Closed  
389 **   3a

Occupation of Dalmatia

1921, black surcharge 10c on 10c dark red, horizontal pair, right stamp without surcharge, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by E. Diena, Sassone #3aa, prorated C.v. €4,000
 
Closed  
390  Sassone #11-14, 17-18, 29

Occupation issues of the World War II
Ionian Islands

1941, black overprint "Italia. Occupazione Militare. Italiana isole. Cefalonia e Itaca." on horizontal or vertical pairs of 5L+5L-5D+5D, seven different, full OG, LH, mostly VF, C.v. €1,010
 
Closed  
391 **   109-10

Trieste (Zone A)

1951, Centenary of Tuscany's first stamps, black overprint "AMG-FTT" on 20L and 55L, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone 108-09, C.v. €400
 
Closed  
392 **   1-12, C1-6, C7

General Issues

1932, Dante Alighieri Society, complete set of 19, top right corner sheet margin blocks of four, postage and air post, including Leonardo da Vinci stamp, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #11-22, PA8-13, PA14, €880
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Closed  
393 **   46-50, C29-35
1934, 2nd World Soccer Championships, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, postage and air post, two stamps with tiny paper inclusion, post office fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #S12, €11,250, Scott C.v. $6,000++
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Closed  
394 **   34-40, C18-19

East Africa

1941, Hitler and Mussolini, complete set of nine, top right corner sheet margin blocks of four, postage and air post, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #34-40, PA20-21, €3,740++
 
Closed  
395 **   22b-25a

Libya

1921, definitive issue, 5c-25c, four values with inverted centers, imprint sheet margin blocks of four, usual brownish full OG (no rust spots), NH, F/VF, C.v. $2,370++, Sassone #23c-26c, €3,800 as singles
 
Closed  
396 **   95-101, C43
1941, Hitler and Mussolini, complete set of eight, top left corner sheet margin blocks of six, postage and air post, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #171-77, PA45, €690++
 
Closed  
397 **   135-46

United Kingdom of Libya

1952, King Idris, 2m-500m, complete set of 12, blocks of four, high values with sheet margins, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiples, C.v. $580++
 
Closed  
398 **   Q62 var

Somalia
Parcel Post stamps

1950, 1s violet, right sheet margin example with counterfoil at left, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #7a, €1,800
 
Closed  
399  509a/21c
1950-52, definitive issue, Hisoka Maeshima, Pagoda, Castle, Temple and Nyoirin Kannon Statue, 80s-50y, complete set of five souvenir sheets, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $353
 
Closed  
400 **   C8

Air Post stamps

1934, Communications Day, 9 1/2s-33s, souvenir sheet of four, very fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $2,000
 
Closed  
401 **   C9-13
1950, Peasant, 16y-144y, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $255
 
Closed  
402 **   132-73, 154a-55a imp
1951-52, Korean War Participants, 500w green and 500w blue with multicolored flags, imperforated complete set of 44, including Italy without Crown, all are sheet or corner sheet margin examples, minimal paper waves possible on one or two stamps, no gum as produced or full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare in complete set
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Closed  
403 **   186A-B var
1952, Sok Kul Am and Bool Gook Temple, 200w and 300w, complete set of two imperforated presentation souvenir sheets, litho printing on watermarked paper, no gum as issued, NH, VF, Mi Blocks 49-50, €2,500
 
Closed  
404    186A-B var
1952, Sok Kul Am and Bool Gook Temple, complete set of two imperforated presentation souvenir sheets, litho printing on watermarked paper, used on two FDC, violet Pusan "20.2.52" ds, VF, Mi Blocks 49-50, €2,500
 
Closed  
405 **   213-15 var
1955, 50th Anniversary of Rotary International, 20h-71h, complete set of three presentation souvenir sheets, printed on watermarked paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Mi Blocks 81-83, €1,800
 
Closed  
406 **   229-30 var
1956, Melbourne Olympic Games, 20h red orange, 55h green, complete set of two presentation sheets, nice condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce, only 1000 sheets were printed, Mi Blocks 100-01, €8,000
 
Closed