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Lots 696 - 875,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
696 **/*   

Starting Collection on Illustrated Pages

1941, 123 mostly mint stamps (only "Ostland" set is used), representing General issue of "Nepriklausoma Lietuva" and stamps of Panevezis, Raiseniai with multiples of different types, Rokiskis, Telsiai and Zarasai, fresh condition, full OG, NH or LH, F/VF and nice starting collection, C.v. €1,400 (website photo)
130 
 
697    1b

Russland (Russia)
Pleskau (Pskov)

1941, stationery envelope 60k red on yellow gray paper overprinted "Pleskau" without revaluation, sent locally in Pskov by registered mail, uprated by red surcharge 20k on 1pfblack, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF, C.v. €1,000++
140 
 
698    2a, 6-7
1941, two locally sent items - stationery envelope with black surcharge 20k on 60k red, uprated by two values and cover franked by black surcharge 20k on 15k green, fresh and VF, expertized by Dr. Rommerskirchen and W. Zirath, C.v. €590++
95 
 
699  Block 1Y
1941, Madonna and Child, 60+40k red brown, souvenir sheet of four with horizontal position of watermark, perfect quality, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. €2,500
475 
 
700 **/*   

Nice Collection

1941-42, 29 mostly mint stamps (one - used), representing surcharges on Hitler Head of 1pf (No.1a, b - LH), surcharges on definitive stamps of 10k- 50k (all NH), Arms and Madonna stamps, Liady No. 2a,b NH) and Luga (two sets, one is dubious), fresh quality, full OG, VF, most properly expertized, C.v. is almost €1,900 (website photo)
275 
 
701 **   

General Vlasov Army (ROA) issue

1942, Builder, Peasant, Views, 50k-10r, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF
95 
 
702 **   82 I-85 I

Serbien (Serbia)

1942, Mother and Children, complete se-tenant sheet of 16, containing block of four of each denomination, central stamps with control markings "S.G." or "V.G." in Cyrillic letters, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, a copy of U. Kleymann certificate, C.v. €900
275 
 
703  1

Ukraine
Alexanderstadt (Bolshaya Alexandrovka)

1942, handstamped black surcharge (type I, swastika 7mm) 1.50(r) on factory worker 10k dark blue, corner cancellation, fresh, VF, expertized by W. Zirath, C.v. €500
95 
 
704  3 III
1942, handstamped black surcharge (type III, swastika 4mm) 1.50(r) on miner 5k red, full OG, VLH, VF and extremely rare, only a few such stamps were produced, several expert's signatures on reverse, W. Zirath certificate, C.v. €20,000
4750 
 
705  8 III
1942, handstamped black surcharge (type III, swastika 4mm) 2(r) on miner 5k red, nice stamp, full OG, VLH, VF, E. Keiler guarantee, C.v. €1,200
230 
 
706  9 III
1942, handstamped black surcharge (type III, swastika 4mm) 3(r) on farm worker 20k green, postally used, minor paper waves, still F/VF, W. Pickenpack certificate, C.v. €1,800
240 
 
707  12 IIIx
1942, handstamped black surcharge (type III, swastika 4mm) 3(r) on Telegraph Building 1r dark blue, watermark Lozenges, full OG, VLH, VF and scarce, G. Krischke and W. Zirath certificates, C.v. €4,000
900 
 
708  1A, 2Ab, 3A

Sarny

1941, 50k black on dark violet, 1.50r black on light olive brown (type IV) and 3r black on grayish paper, three values cancelled on one piece, nice quality, VF and a scarce item, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. €3,120
475 
 
709 **   2Ab II
1941, 1.50r black on olive brown horizontally laid paper, type II, imperforated margin at the bottom, no gum as produced, NH, VF, expert's hs on reverse, C.v. €300
65 
 
710 **   2Ab, var
1941, 1.50r black on olive brown horizontally laid paper, top right corner sheet margin block of four, imperforated margin at the top, types I-V/VII-I, double vertical perforation on the right, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. €1,800
275 
 
711  4A G
1941, red overprint "GK.-Ssarny" on 50k black, type II, printed on reverse side of dark violet paper (not glazed), neat corner cancel on a piece, VF and scarce, G. Krischke certificate for a cover from which this stamp came, C.v. €3,750
550 
 
712 **   4A G K
1941, inverted red overprint "GK.-Ssarny" on 50k black, type I, printed on reverse side of dark violet paper (not glazed), no gum as issued, NH, VF and rare, only 15 stamps with double error possible, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. €3,500
700 
 
713 **   4A G K var
1941, inverted red overprint "GK.-Ssarny" on 50k black, type II, bottom sheet margin single, printed on reverse side of dark violet paper (not glazed), no gum as issued, NH, VF and extremely rare, only 7 stamps of type II possible with double error, Z. Mikulski certificate, C.v. €5,250
1100 
 
714 **   4A K
1941, inverted red overprint "GK.-Ssarny" on 50k black, type II, printed on dark violet glazed paper, tiny natural inclusion at left, no gum as issued, NH, VF and scarce, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. €3,000
475 
 
715 **   5B ax
1941, red overprint "GK.-Ssarny" on 1.50r black, type II, bottom left corner margin single printed on olive brown horizontally laid paper, no gum as issued, NH, VF, expertized by W. Pickenpack, C.v. €225
45 
 
716 **   6A
1941, red overprint "GK.-Ssarny" on 3r black, vertical pair printed on grayish paper with text on reverse, types III/II, no gum as issued, NH, VF, expert's hs on reverse, C.v. €1,225 as singles
190 
 
717    4A, 5Ab, 6A
1941, red overprints "GK.-Ssarny" on 50k black on dark violet paper, on 1.50r black on olive brown paper, both in right sheet margin horizontal pairs (types III-II and IV-II) and on a single 3r black on grayish paper (type III), all cancelled by "29.10.41" ds on Danzig stationery card, fresh, VF and rare piece, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. €7,680
700 
 
718    4A, 5Ab, 5B, 6A
1941, red overprints "GK.-Ssarny" on 50k, perforated and imperforated 1.50r and 3r, stamp types I, II, II, I respectively, used on cover from Sarny to Dombrovitsa, violet German administration marking, traces of previous mounts on reverse, still VF and scarce, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. €5,080
475 
 
719    4A, 5Ab, 5B, 6A
1941, red overprints "GK.-Ssarny" on 50k, perforated and imperforated 1.50r and 3r, stamp types II, IV, II, II respectively, used on local Sarny cover, minor cover discoloration at right, stamps mostly VF and scarce, C.v. €7,550
700 
 
720 **/*   1-2

Voznessensk

1942, 60k and 1.20r, complete set of two, printed on yellowish paper, perforation L8, no gum as produced, VF, the "key" value with several experts' hs on reverse, C.v. €350
90 
 
721 */U   

Collection on Scott Pages

1941-42, 40 mostly mint stamps and two covers, including nice range of Kholm issues, Krivoy Rog No.6, Vladimir Volynsky No.8-9, 21-23 and local set of two, all others are obvious fakes or dubious items, fresh quality unit, full OG or no gum as produced, F/VF, C.v. €6,070 (website photo)
700 
 
722    1-20

Mainly Postal History Lot

1941-43, Hitler's Head with "Ukraine" overprint, complete set with three varieties, one with "smeared head", and 33 covers franked by stamps of that set, nice variety of postmarks, fresh quality, mostly VF (website photo)
95 
 
723 */U   

Occupation of Western European Countries -
Collection on Pages

1940-45, 172 mint or used stamps and 54 postal history or commemorative items, including occupation of France (Alsace and Lorraine), Channel Islands(Guernsey and Jersey), Luxembourg, Yugoslavia (Kotor and Ljubljana), nothing very expensive, but nicely presented and looking unit, full OG or used, F/VF (website photo)
240 
 
724    3 III

Private Issues
St. Nazaire

1945, Taxe Percue 4.50fr black on rose paper, inscription of type III, used on registered cover from Batz-sur-Mer to La Baule-sur-Mer, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF, C.v. €300
95 
 
725  

Propaganda Forgeries
Remainder of a Consignment

1917-44, German Propaganda - Churchill stationery postcard, two imitations of US Operation Cornflakes - Hitler's Scull in "minisheets" of four and nine, in addition British Propaganda forgeries of the World War I, Waterloo printing of "Germania" 10pf rose and 15pf violet black with perforation 15x14 1/4, stamps with full gum, NH, VF (website photo)
70 
 
726 **   10-18, 19-27
1945, King Christian X, Animals and Birds, 1o-5k, two complete sets of nine, the last one with Liberation overprints in carmine or blue, nice quality, full OG, all are NH, but 10o w/o overprint (No.13) is VLH, VF, C.v. $1,675
325 
 
727 **   19-27
1945, King Christian X, Animals and Birds, Liberation overprints in carmine or blue on 1o-5k, complete set of nine, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,350
275 
 
728  25a
1881, Quetzal, 20c yellow and green, center is inverted, intense colors and intact perforation, full OG, previously hinged, VF centering for that difficult stamp, C.v. $825
275 
 
729 **   64a
1891, President Luis Bogran, 10p green and black, central vignette is inverted, left sheet margin horizontal strip of three, two left stamps with printer's watermark, usual uneven gum with inflows, NH, VF, C.v. $225 as hinged singles
140 
 
730 **   CB1D-2

Air Post Semi-Postal issues

1948, Chain Bridge, 2fo+18fo brown carmine and 3fo+18fo deep blue, set of two souvenir sheets, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $240
70 
 
731 */U   

Hotel stamps

1900-09, Kurhaus "Hohen Rinne" of the spa-town Hohe Rinne (now Paltinis, Romania) in Transylvanian part of Carpathian Mountains, 2h-5h, nine perforated or imperforated stamps of four different issues, seven unused with full OG and two cancelled on pieces, fresh and VF, F. Orban certificate for each issue
500 
 
732 **   667-80
1924-25, Ahmed Shah Qajar, 1c-30k, complete set of 13, corner sheet margin blocks of four, lower stamps of 3k block have enlarged format due to shift of horizontal perforation at the bottom, perfect condition, full OG, NH,VF, C.v. $620 as hinged singles
240 
 
733    137, 140

Persian Postal History

1900, Coat of Arms, Lion, 2c brown and 5c yellow in horizontal pair, used on cover from Urmia, West Azerbaijan Province, to Oneida, NY, tied by appropriate Urmia "24.6.(1900)" date stamp, arrived to Oneida on July 21 and forwarded to Caldwell, NJ, minor conveyance flaws, still F/VF
230 
 
734    356, 422a var
1906, cover from Khoy to Tiflis, franked by Lion 12ch blue and black overprint "Provisoire" on 1ch violet with postmaster clean perforation 13 1/2x15, tied by oval "8-4 -06" ds (Julian style), postmarked on arrival "7.4.06"(Gregorian style), some wears, still F/VF and very scarce cover
700 
 
735    504a
1912, cover from Khoy to Tehran, franked by Ahmad Shah Qajar 6ch gray and carmine (tall portrait) overprinted "Officiel" in black, perforation 11 1/2x11, tied by "5.IX.12" date stamp, postmarked at Tehran with "30.IX.12" marking, mostly VF
275 
 
736    507
1912, cover from Khoy to Switzerland, franked by Ahmad Shah Qajar 13ch violet and ultra (tall portrait) overprinted "Officiel" in black, perforation 11 1/2, tied by "27.VIII.12" date stamp, delivered to Berne on 10.IX.12, slightly reduced at the top, still F/VF
275 
 
737 **   

Jewish National Fund (JNF)
Jerusalem Head Office issues

1941, Bilu issue, no value indicated in light blue, lilac, greenish black and red brown, set of four complete sheets of 24 (8x3), minor marginal separation, full OG, NH(blue sheet has partial gum loss on margin only), VF
95 
 
738 **   
1944, Berl Katznelson issue, no value indicated in dark blue, brown, green, light blue and black, set of five complete sheet of 16 (8x2), fresh, full OG, NH, VF
95 
 
739 **   
1945, Joseph Trumpeldor issue, no value indicated in blue, green and brown, complete set of three in sheets of 64 (8x8), nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
140 
 
740 **   
1945, Technion issue, no value indicated in blue, purple and brown, as well as "10" in green, complete set of four in sheets of 32 (8x4), perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
140 
 
741 **   
1945, Yehoshua Hankin, no value indicated in blue, green and brown, set of three in horizontal gutter sheets of 32 (8x2+8x2), full OG, NH, VF and nice looking unit
95 
 
742 **   
1946, Fighters for Freedom (Parachutists) issue, two complete sets of four vertical se-tenant strips of seven, colors - black, blue, green and brown, first set with denomination "10", the other one has no value indicated, full OG, NH, VF
140 
 
743 **   
1946, Fighters for Freedom (Parachutists) issue, no value indicated in blue, green and brown, set of three complete sheets, each one contains five vertical se-tenant strips of seven labels, brown sheet with double blind perforation at the bottom and on the right, green one has no top margin and some edge separation, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in sheets
275 
 
744 **   
1946, Emek Jezreel issue, no value indicated in brown, blue and green, as well as "10" in blue, set of four in horizontal gutter sheets of 24 (4x3+4x3), some separations on green and "10" sheets, full OG, NH, VF
95 
 
745 **   
1946, Immigrant Ship issue, no value indicated or "10", both are in green, two complete sheets of ten (5x2), nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF
70 
 
746 **   
1947, 50th Anniversary of the Zionist Organization, no value indicated in dark blue, light blue and dark green, as well as "5" in brown, set of four complete sheets of 25 (5x5), nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF
95 
 
747 **   
1947, 12 Tribes issue, "50", complete sheet of 60, contains five horizontal se-tenant strips of 12 in blue, orange, violet, green and light blue, top marginal inscription and No.475, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in complete sheet
140 
 
748 **   
1948, Negev issue, no value indicated in dark brown on yellow paper, light brown on white paper and blue on light blue paper, three complete sheets of ten (5x2), full OG, NH, VF
70 
 
749 **   
1948, 2nd Alphabet issue, no value indicated in brown on white or yellow paper and red on gray colored paper, three complete se-tent sheets of 28 (4x7), full OG, NH, VF
95 
 
750 ** B  
1948, 2nd Alphabet issue, complete booklet contains eight se-tenant sheets of 28 (4x7) stamps, dark yellow cover, intact clips, nice quality, each pane with full OG, NH, VF and rare booklet
275 
 
751 **/*   

Large Collection in Black Stockbook and on Stockpages

1901-90's, about 1900 stamps in singles, strips and blocks, 12 souvenir or miniature sheets, 2 receipt and 6 stamp booklets, in addition 6 postal history items, issued by Jerusalem, Vienna, Cologne and Hague Head Offices as well as by Branch Offices in USA, Argentina, Australia and Canada, valuable items throughout, nice range of Parachutists and Diaspora sets, Munich Olympics memorial stamps, including four inverted overprints and much more, occasional flaws possible, nice condition overall, F/VF or better, great lot for retail or further expansion (website photo)
950 
 
752 */U   Bale #29-31, 32-34 var

Proposed Jewish State and Negev Pipeline Issues

1948, 42 mint or used stamps and five sheets of ten, many with "no value" variety, Haifa and Tel Aviv provisional handstamps (some questionable), three envelopes bearing various stamps and two cancelled pieces, mainly fresh condition with occasional flaws mentioned, full OG, NH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. is about $5,000 for recorded in the Cat. items
700 
 
753 **   

Early Issues Tabbed Collection

1948-55, 107 mint never hinged stamps and one souvenir sheet, practically all in complete issues (missing just one cheap stamp), including all better items, such as New Year of 1948,Jerusalem, Tabul souvenir sheet, UPU, Negev, Menorah and others, nice quality overall, full OG, NH (Negev stamp has slight gum disturbance), mostly VF, Bale C.v. is about $2,250 (website photo)
475 
 
754    

Large Stationery, Postal History and Commemorative Items Collection in Large Album

1948-97, well organized unit of 216 items, including 110 stationery cards, envelopes and aerogramme, 89 First Day Covers with 53illustrated and not illustrated of Opening the Post Office pieces, 1 Souvenir Leave, 9 jointed issues with Czech Republic and etc., nice quality overall, mostly VF (album weight is about 15 pounds, postage will be charged accordingly)
95 
 
755  5

Italian States
Sardinia

1853, King Victor Emmanuel II, embossing of 20c on blue paper, nice balanced margins, usual uneven full original gum, previously hinged, VF and very rare, signed by A. Fiecchi on reverse, his certificate is included, C.v. $18,500, Sassone #5, €48,000
2400 
 
756  22 var
1863, King Victor Emmanuel II, 15c blue, horizontal pair, left stamp has triple embossing, right one without embossing, touched design at right, strong color, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, Raybaudi certificate, Sassone #11ka+11m, €2,650 for two singles, no price indicated for such pair
375 
 
757  78a
1901, Coat of Arms, 5c blue green, four-side margin imperforated single used on a part of an envelope, tied by Firenze "28.9.02" date stamp, VF and scarce, Sassone #70g, €2,500 for unused single and no price indicated for a used stamp
95 
 
758  192a
1927, King Victor Emmanuel III, 50c brown and gray, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Sassone #218h, €600++
95 
 
759 **   201-10, var
1928, 400th Anniversary of the birth of Emmanuele Filiberto and 10th Anniversary of the Victory of 1918, complete set of 13, three "key" values with E. Diena certificate, in addition stamp of 1.25L with perforation L133/4 (certified by Raybaudi), five values with sheet margins, excellent quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #226-38, 235/I, €4,000
475 
 
760  324-28, C62-65
1934, 2nd World Soccer Championships, 20c-5+2.50L, 50c-10+5L, complete set of nine, postage and air post, full OG, LH, VF, Sassone #357-61, A69-72, €320 (website photo)
55 
 
761 **   477
1946, Family and Scales, 100L carmine lake, perforation 14, a beautiful single, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $400
90 
 
762 **   1412 var
1980-92, Rocca di Calascio, "rose castle" variety, 50L in blue, rose and black instead of multicolored, bottom right corner sheet margin single, typical centering for this error, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, H. Avi certificate, Catalogo Enciclopedico Italiano #1527g, €12,000
700 
 
763 **   1743 var
1988, National Soccer Championships, "Milan Blue", 650L multicolored with yellow omitted, left sheet margin example with emblem, background of the text as well as marginal control inscription in blue instead of green, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, Dr. H. Avi certificate, Sassone #1836a "-", Bolaffi #1954B, €27,500
1100 
 
764  N16 var

Occupation issues of the World War I
Venezia Giulia

1918, three-line black overprint "Regno di Italia. Venezia Giulia. 3.XI.18" on Austrian Arms stamp of 4k yellow green, the overprint is strongly misplaced and partly doubled (two symbols in each line), due to incorrect spacing between neighboring overprints, neat postal cancellation, nice centering and intact perforation, VF and extremely rare, Dr. F. Sottoriva certificate stated: "This variety on 4k stamp was not known to me, and not catalogued…", Sassone #17/I var
1400 
 
765  Sassone #23

Occupation issues of the World War II
Ionian Islands

1941, black overprint "Italia. Occupazione Militare. Italiana isole. Cefalonia e Itaca." on 25+25d dark blue, full OG, right stamp has very light trace of hinge mark, VF, C.v. €600
95 
 
766 **   1LN6 var

Allied Military Government (A.M.G.)
Venezia Giulia

1945 -47, inverted and shifted to the bottom black overprint "A.M.G. V.G." on 5L dark red, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by R. Mondolfo and others, Sassone #10db, €3,000
190 
 
767 **/*   1LN2/7, 1LNC5 var
1945-47, inverted overprint "A.M.G. V.G." on 20c, 60c, 10Lx2 (one with overprint offset on reverse), in addition double (one inverted) overprint on air post stamp of 25L, full OG, NH or LH, VF, each one properly expertized,Sassone #5d, 6d, 11d and PA6d, €1,300
95 
 
768  6

Offices Abroad
General issues

1874, King Victor Emmanuel II, black overprint "Estero" on 20c blue, two short tips of perforation at the bottom, otherwise fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, F. Sottoriva certificate, Sassone #5, €2,250
190 
 
769  7
1878, King Victor Emmanuel II, black overprint "Estero" on 20c orange, fresh color and well centering, full OG, LH, VF and very rare, especially in such quality, F. Ferrario certificate, Scott C.v. $13,000, Sassone #11, €13,000
1400 
 
770 **   E3

Offices in the Turkish Empire
Special Delivery stamps

1922, King Victor Emmanuel III, black surcharge 15pi over surcharge 1.20L on 30c blue and rose, block of four, full original, but tropicalized gum, NH, VF appearance, Sassone #1, €440 as singles
90 
 
771 **   159a

Trieste (Zone A)

1952, Armed Forces Day, inverted black overprint "AMG FTT" on 60L black and blue, right sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #159a, €5,000
500 
 
772  Q1-12

Parcel Post stamps

1947-48, Italian Parcel Post stamps, two-line black overprint "A.M.G. F.T.T.", 1L-500L, complete set of 12, full/large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $1,201
240 
 
773 **   Q9 var
1947-48, black two-line overprint "A.M.G. F.T.T." on 100L blue, perforation 13 1/4, top sheet margin stamp with upper perforation strongly shifted to the design, partial double vertical perforation at sides and between stamp and label, pin-point inclusion at the margin far away from the stamp, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #9/Ii, C.v. €4,000
375 
 
774 **   Q22 var
1950, black straight line overprint "AMG-FTT" on 100L blue, top sheet margin vertical strip of three, middle stamp with double perforation, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #22s, €2,600++
240 
 
775  

Complete Collection on Album Pages

1947-54, 341 mint stamps of postage, air post, special delivery, postage due and parcel post issues, all issued stamps are presented (no varieties), perfect quality, full OG, LH, mainly VF, Sassone C.v. is over €4,500 as hinged (website photo)
375 
 
776 **   1-12, C1-6, C7
1932, Dante Alighieri Society, complete set of 19, left 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 as singles
130 
 
777 **   13-22, C8-12, CE1-2
1932, Garibaldi issue, complete set of 17, sheet margin blocks of four, postage, air post and air post special delivery stamps, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #1-10, PA1-7, €1,600++
240 
 
778  1-50, C1-35, CE1-2

Complete Collection of General Issues

1932-34, 88 mint stamps neatly arranged on album pages, including Garibaldi, Eritrea, Fascism, Soccer and etc. issues, postage, air post and special delivery stamps, nice quality unit, full OG, LH, mainly VF, Sassone C.v. €2,400 as hinged (website photo)
240 
 
779 **   C26-27

Aegean Islands
Air Post stamps

1933, General Balbo Trans-Atlantic Flight issue, 5.25L+19.75L and 5.25L +44.75L, complete set of two triptychs, nice and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #PA28-29, €550
95 
 
780 **   29-37

Rhodes

1930, Hydrological Congress, black overprint "XXI Congresso Idrologico" on definitive issue of 1929, complete set of nine, nicely centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare in such quality, C.v. $5,460,Sassone #12-20, €7,000
950 
 
781 **   74-81
1935, Holy Year, Deer and Palm Tree, 5c-5L, complete set of eight, fresh condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Sassone #91-97, €1,500
190 
 
782 **   Sassone #E3-4

Issues under German Occupation
Special Delivery stamps

1943, red or black surcharges "Pro Assistenza Egeo" on Rhodes Special Delivery stamps 1.25L/1.25L green and 2.50L/2.50L orange, complete set in bottom left corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiples, C.v. €4,000++
475 
 
783 **   34-40, C18-19

East Africa

1941, Hitler and Mussolini, complete set of nine, left sheet margin blocks of four, postage and air post, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #34-40, PA20-21, €3,740++
450 
 
784  1-40, C1-19, E1-2, CE1-2

Complete Collection

1938-41, 63 mint stamps, neatly housed on album pages, representing first definitive set, Caesar, Naples Exposition, Hitler and Mussolini issues, postage, air post and special delivery stamps, perfect condition, full OG, LH, mostly VF, Sassone C.v. €1,120 as hinged (website photo)
110 
 
785 **   Sassone #1-9

British Occupation of East Africa

1941, carmine or black surcharges on East Africa definitive stamps 10c/5c- 10L/5L, complete set of nine, post office fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €5,000
1000 
 
786 **   Sassone #2/I-4/I, 6/I-7/I
1941, gray black surcharges on East Africa definitive stamps 20c/10c- 2L/1L, unissued set of five values, nicely centered and very fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare, C.v. €11,000
1700 
 
787 **   C6-11

Cyrenaica
Air Post stamps

1932, Arab on Camel and Airplane, 50c-5L, complete set of six, blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #PA6-11, €1.000 as singles
110 
 
788 **   C12-17
1933, Graf Zeppelin issue, 3L-20L, complete set of six, blocks of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #PA12-17, €1,200++
130 
 
789  1/77, B1-33, C1/29

Nice Collection on Pages

1923-50, 156 mint stamps, forming 27 complete issues, including Propaganda of the Faith, Manzoni, St. Francis, Naples Exposition and others, postage, semi-postal, air post, postage due stamps, fresh quality without hidden defects, full OG, LH, mainly VF, Sassone C.v. €2,700 as hinged (website photo)
275 
 
790 **   J1bc

Eritrea
Postage Due stamps

1920, 5c orange and magenta, inverted numeral and black overprint "Colonia Eritrea", bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF and very scarce double error multiple, expertized by Dr. Bolaffi, G. Oliva and others, C.v. $2,200 as hinged singles, Sassone #14a, €6,000 as singles
700 
 
791  

Collection on Scott Album Pages

1892-1934, almost 400 mostly mint stamps, starting with overprint "Colonie Eritrea" on King Victor Emmanuel and Arms set, surcharges on Lion and Elephant, Manzoni, valuable duesand many others, very high level of completion, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF, Sassone C.v. €24,200 as hinged (website photo)
2400 
 
792  

Balance of a Collection

1908-34, 137 mint stamps, forming 22 complete sets, including Naples Exposition, King Victor Emmanuel III and other issues, minor duplication, nice quality unit, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF, SassoneC.v.€1,930 as hinged (website photo)
190 
 
793  22a

Libya

1921, Roman Legionary, 5c black and red brown instead of green, error of color, perforation 14, nicely centered, full original slightly uneven gum as always, LH, VF, PF certificate, C.v. $1,900, Sassone #23A, €3,500
400 
 
794 **   22c
1921, Roman Legionary, 5c black and green, horizontal imperforated pair with central design shifted to the right on both stamps, sideways "Crown" watermark, balanced margins all around, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,100, Sassone#23h, €2,000 as singles
240 
 
795  27a
1921, Ancient Galley, 50c black and brown instead of olive green, error of color, right imprinted margin single with perforation 14, full OG, LH, fine, C.v. $625, Sassone #28A, €1,250 as hinged
180 
 
796 **   31d
1921, "Victory", 10L dark blue and olive green, right sheet margin single with perforation 14x13 1/4, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce never hinged, C.v. $1,600, Sassone #32a, C.v. €2,250
375 
 
797  55a var
1926-30, Ancient Galley, 50c black and olive green, right sheet margin horizontal pair with perforation 11, imperforated vertically between stamps and on the right, premium quality error, full OG, very light trace of hinge,appearing NH, VF and rare, Sassone #64k, €10,000 as hinged
1400 
 
798 **   95-101, C43
1941, Hitler and Mussolini, complete set of eight, left sheet margin blocks of four, postage and air post, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #171-77, PA45, €460++
70 
 
799 **/*   124/29 var
1951, bilingual overprint "Libya" on Warrior stamps of 1950, four stamps with inverted (3c, 8c, 10c and 12c) and one with double (5c) overprint, full OG, NH (3) or LH, VF and scarce unit, only 100 of each were produced, eachone with expert's signs, Sassone #3a/8a, 5b, €1,500
190 
 
800  E12, var

Special Delivery stamps

1927-33, red bilingual surcharge 2.50(L) on Special Delivery stamp of Italy 2L blue and carmine, two singles of distinctly different shades, one with imprinted margin, full OG, LH or previously hinged,F/VF, Sassone #13, €800++
95 
 
801 **   J3a

Postage Due stamps

1915, Numerals, double black overprint "Libia" on 20c orange and magenta, bold colors and intact perforation, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, expertized by A. Diena, C.v. $750 as hinged, Sassone #3b, €1,875
240 
 
802 **   J3b
1915, Numerals, inverted overprint "Libia" on 20c orange and magenta, right sheet margin single, perfect state of preservation, full OG, NH, fine and scarce, Raybaudi certificate, C.v. $800 as hinged, Sassone #3ba, €1,875
240 
 
803  

Practically Complete Collection on Album Pages

1912-51, about 400 mostly mint stamps, starting with "Libia" overprints on King Victor Emmanuel values, three complete definitive sets of 1921, 1924 and 1926, different overprints on British Warrior sets, including all existing inverted and doubled overprints, valuable postage dues and parcel stamps, nice quality collection, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF or better, all expensive stamps expertized, Sassone C.v. is about €26,300 as hinged (website photo)
2750 
 
804 **   Sassone #PA2

French Occupation of Fezzan (Libya)

1943, black surcharge "Occupation Francaise" 7.50fr with obliterating bars on Tripolitania air post stamp of 50c carmine, pinpoint paper inclusion invisible on the face, full OG, NH,VF, expertized by A, Brun, A. Diena and others, C.v. €1,000
140 
 
805  Sassone #PA2, 2d
1943, black surcharge "Occupation Francaise" 7.50fr with obliterating bars on Tripolitania air post stamp of 50c carmine, block of four with appropriate "Sebha. Fezzan. 6.Jul.1943" date stamp, lower left stamp with two insteadof three obliterating bars over right value tablet, hinge reinforcement at the top and in the middle, VF and very scarce multiple, C.v. €2,750 as singles
275 
 
806  

Nice Collection on Album Pages

1943-51, 69 mint stamps, starting with six surcharges on definitive stamps of Libya, then regular issues of 1946, 1949 and 1951, postage, semi-postal and air post values, nice quality overall, fullOG, mainly LH, VF, Sassone C.v. over €3,900 as hinged (website photo)
425 
 
807 **   138-55

Somalia

1932, definitive issue, Lighthouse, Historical Places, Animals, Birds, 5c-25L, complete set of 18, perforation 12, excellent condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Sassone #167-84, €8,250
1100 
 
808 **   138a-53a, 155a
1934-37, definitive issue, Lighthouse, Historical Places, Animals, Birds, 5c-25L, complete set of 17 (without stamp of 20L), perforation 14, nice and very fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce in premium quality, the high value withexpert's pencil signatures, Sassone #213-28, 230, €11,250
1600 
 
809 **   C3a

Air Post stamps

1934, Naples Exposition, 75c brown and red orange, top sheet margin imperforated single with nice margins at other sides, very fresh, full OG, NH (LH on margin far away from the stamp), VF and very rare, only25 imperforated stamps were produced, Sanabria and F. Kessler guarantees on reverse, C.v. $3,000 as hinged, Sassone #A3a, €13,000
1400 
 
810 **   CO1

Air Post Official stamps

1934, black overprint "11 Nov. 1934 - XIII. Servizio Aereo. Speciale" on 25c blue and red orange, nicely centered with fresh colors, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $3,500, Sassone #SA2, €6,500
1100 
 
811 **   Q62 var

Parcel Post stamps

1950, 1s violet, top right corner sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #7a, €3,600
325 
 
812  

Well Completed Collection on Album Pages

1903-50, 430 mint stamps, starting with nice range of Lion and Elephant issues, including definitive set of 1932 (perforation 12), King Victor Emmanuel III semi-postal values, official stamp of No. CBO1 (even gum toning), valuable dues and parcel post items, nice condition overall, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF or better, expensive stamps are expertized, Sassone C.v. is about €38,000 as hinged (website photo)
3750 
 
813  

Tripolitania
Nice Collection on Album Pages

1923-34, 153 mint stamps of postage, semi-postal, air post and special delivery issues, including Propaganda of Faith, Manzoni, Montecassino Abbey, Naples Exposition andmany others, clean and beautiful unit, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF or better, Sassone C.v. €3,900 as hinged (website photo)
375 
 
814 **   

Common Design Types

1930, Virgil issue, four complete sets in right sheet margin blocks of four, representing Cyrenaica, Eritrea, Somalia and Tripolitania, the last one includes postage and air post, the total is 40 blocks, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone C.v. €1,060++
190 
 
815 **   143-50
1932, Garibaldi issue, complete set of eight, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Sassone #168-75, C.v. €1,750
275 
 
816 **   304
1949, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, 100L blue and gray violet, miniature sheet of six, usual natural paper inclusion at margin away from the stamps, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300, Sassone #8, €400
85 
 
817 **   C1-10

Air Post stamps

1931, View of San Marino, 50c-10L, complete set of ten, bright colors and perfect centering, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,400, Sassone #PA1-10, €2,000
275 
 
818 **   C62b
1950, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, 200L deep blue, imperforated miniature sheet of six, numbered on reverse "01882", partial gum skip at the top as always, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $450, Sassone #11, €480
95 
 
819 **   C77
1951, Flag of San Marino and Airplane, 1000L multicolored, nice centering and intact perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $700, Sassone #PA99, €850
150 
 
820    C3, C8

Zeppelin Flight

April 18-21, 1932, 3rd South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by three values, including two of the first air post set, Friedrichshafen dispatch, brown flight cachet, Rio "21.IV.32" arrival ds on reverse, VF, Sieger #150,€1,500++
350 
 
821    19a, 21e
1901, pre-printed cover of the Korean Religious Tract Society, sent from Seoul on "27.Fevr.01" to New York City, franked by 1ch yellow green and horizontal strip of three of 3ch orange, all with perforation 10, NYC"Apr.3.1901" arrival ds, VF and scarce
475 
 
822    19a
1901, Korean stationery postcard 1ch blue, uprated by horizontal strip of three 1ch yellow green, perforation 10, sent from Chemulpo "27.Avril.01" via Shanghai to Dresden, postmarked on arrival "10.6.01", mostly VF
275 
 
823    22
1901, Japanese stationery postcard 2s green, sent from Chemulpo (now Incheon) to Constantinople, transits included Seoul, where Korean 4ch carmine was added, Shanghai and Port Said, appropriate markings, fresh and VF
325 
 
824    22
1902, color postcard from Seoul to Paris via French Office in Shanghai, franked by 4ch carmine, Seoul entry "21.Dec.02" and Shanghai transit of "6.Jan.03", VF
275 
 
825    43

Battle at Chemulpo Bay

February 9, 1904, postcard sent from Chemulpo (now - Incheon) to Buenos Aires just one day before this historical battle of Russo-Japanese War, franked by Falcon stamp of 4ch rose, tied by Chemulpo"8.Fevr.04" date stamp, delivered via Shanghai and San Francisco, mostly VF and very scarce
700 
 
826 **   804 fn
1967, 10th Anniversary of the Launch of the First Soviet Space Satellite, 10ch multicolored, unissued stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,500
240 
 
827 **   906 fn
1969, Youth Chess Tournament of Socialist Countries, 10ch multicolored, right sheet margin example of unissued stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000
240 
 
828 **   1022 fn
1971, Butterflies, 10ch in blue, gray and red brown, unissued imperforated complete set of three in corner sheet margin horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. $5,000 for perforated stamps
950 
 
829  60
1919, 1st Anniversary of Independence, imperforated plate proof of 10k in brown and rose (issued colors), horizontal pair printed on vertically laid paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very rare, according to the von Hofmann Cat. only 25 such proofs were produced
375 
 
830  61-63
1919, 1st Anniversary of Independence, imperforated plate proofs of 10k, 35k and 1r in horizontal pairs, printed on horizontally laid paper or on an old banknote, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very rare items from the Postal Archives
550 
 
831  64-66
1919, Warrior Slaying Dragon, 10k, 25k and 35k, imperforated plate proofs in horizontal pairs, first one with offset of red color on reverse, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very rare items from the Postal Archives
550 
 
832 **   76, 79 var
1920-21, Sun Design, 5k red and 40k lilac, two vertical gutter tete-beche pairs with inscription on gutter, the last one with fold along the gutter, full OG, NH, VF
70 
 
833 **   111-12
1922, Coat of Arms, 50r dark brown and pale brown, 100r blue and pale blue, watermark LIGAT, blocks of four, first one slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiples, C.v. $560++
190 
 
834 **/*   C1/8, a, CB1/20, a

Selection of Better Air Post Issues

1921-33, 29 mint perforated and imperforated stamps, representing eight complete sets, Bleriot IX perf and imperf, Rainis Fund imperf, Aviation Pioneers perf and imperf, plus others, nice quality unit, full OG, NH (three sets) or LH, VF, C.v. $571 (website photo)
95 
 
835  

Valuable Group of Watermark Varieties

1921-36, 59 mostly mint stamps (one - CTO), representing ten different sets, showing various swastika watermark positions - upright, sideways, reversed and sideways reversed, as well as seven stamps with "LIGAT" watermark, fresh condition overall, full/large part of OG, mostly VF and scarce (website photo)
230 
 
836 */U   

Remainder of a Collection

1918-40, 420 mostly mint stamps (about 10% used), neatly arranged on stockpages, postage, semi-postal and air post issues, starting with map printing issue, representing Riga Liberation on thin paper, the complete "Stars" sets on different paper, some blocks of four and etc., full OG with many NH stamps or used, F/VF, C.v. is well over $2,000 (website photo)
275 
 
837    2N11/32

Russian Occupation Issues

1919, five items, including registered cover from Jelgava to Heidelberg, franked by No.2N19, really went through the mail with arrival ds, cover and card with No.2N11 and horizontal pairofNo.2N22 cancelled Jelgava and two commemorative covers with No.2N23/32, nice condition, VF
190 
 
838  2N1-57

Complete Collection on Pages

1919-40, 49 mint stamps, forming four complete issues and four postal history items of 1940, nice quality unit, full OG, some NH, but mainly LH/hinged, F/VF or better, most expensive items properly expertized, C.v. is over $1,100 (website photo)
275 
 
839 **   C122a var

Air Post stamps

1947, Bay of Jounie, 20p red orange, printed on white paper, double impression, top left corner margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF and with high probability the only survived block of four, a worldwide air post rarity, Sanabria (1966) #207c, single stamp priced with "-", at the same time price for an imperforated single or a stamp with double impression is $200
1400 
 
840 **/*   108/209, C1/685, CB5-9

Mainly Air Post Collection on Stockpages

1924-75, 207 mint stamps and two souvenir sheets, mainly in complete issues, highlights included - No.C1-4 with various fonts of overprint, C57-64 and C111-14 both imperf, nice topical themes air post definitive sets, Red Cross issue and etc., full OG, NH or LH, F/VF or better, C.v. is over $3,000 (website photo)
375 
 
841  35a
1892-96, Elephant, 4c green and black, bottom sheet margin single with inverted center, full OG, previously hinged, VF and strongly undervalued, C.v. $225
130 
 
842  40/63
1896-1900, President Johnson, Arms, Liberty Head, Hippo and Elephant, two sets of five and seven, complete issues of the respective years, each one overprinted "Specimen" in black, insignificant perf irregularities possible, full original white gum, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF
190 
 
843  47
1892, Hippopotamus, perforated essay of $1 in yellow brown and black, miniature sheet of ten stamps, each one overprinted "Waterlow & Sons Ltd. Specimen", security punch at the bottom left corner, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
375 
 
844  49
1892, President Johnson, perforated essay of $6 in gray blue and black, miniature sheet of ten stamps, each one overprinted "Waterlow & Sons Ltd. Specimen", security punch at the bottom left corner, no gum as produced, VF
240 
 
845  48
1892, Liberian Star, perforated proof of $2 in green, miniature sheet of ten stamps, each one overprinted "Waterlow & Sons Ltd. Specimen", security punch at the bottom left corner, minor perf separation at bottom margin only, no gum as produced, VF
230 
 
846  94
1903, Liberty, set of four perforated die proof panes of 3c, colors: blue, gray blue, green and orange brown, no gum as produced, VF and rare
475 
 
847  101-13
1906, President Barclay, Liberty Head, Animals, Birds, complete set of 16 imperforated card proofs, including two of 20c, 25c and $1, various color combinations on white or colored paper, no toning or discoloration, no gum as produced, VF
275 
 
848 (*)   C1-3

Air Post stamps and covers

1936, Palm Trees, black surcharges "six cents" on 2c violet, 3c brown and on "Official" 1c green, complete set of three, very fresh, unused, no gum, VF, A. Fiecchi certificate, C.v. $750
140 
 
849    C1-3
1936, Palm Tree, surcharged issue, complete set of three used on addressed FDC, cancelled "Monrovia. 18.11.1936", minor perforation soiling, still VF and scarce, C.v. $825 for used stamps off cover
190 
 
850  C4/13
1938, Airplanes and Birds, imperforated plate proofs of 1c-$1, set of ten in pairs, less 20c, but including two of 4c in orange (issued color) and yellow, each stamp overprinted "Proof" in black, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce
475 
 
851  C18 fn
1941, Three-Motor Airplane, inverted black surcharge 50c on 2c red orange, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, J. Stolow guarantee hs, C.v. $225
95 
 
852  C26 var
1941, Seaplane, inverted black overprint on $1 blue, right sheet margin single, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF, expertized by A. Diena, Stolow guarantee hs
70 
 
853    C27-36

First Flight Cover

1943, First Flight Liberia - USA, surcharges with obliteration of "1941", complete set of ten used on registered flown cover from Monrovia to New York, address is faded, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, mostly VF
95 
 
854 **/*   O23

Official stamps

1894, Hippopotamus, red overprint "O S" on $1 ultra and black, complete sheet of ten (2x5), full OG, NH (middle stamps) or hinged, VF, C.v. $275 as hinged singles
140 
 
855  O23 var
1894, Hippopotamus, red overprint in capital letters "O S" on $1 ultra and black, this overprint in green or black had been used for $2 and $5 stamps only, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, expertized by L. Miro
85 
 
856    

Postal Stationery Collection

1890's-1950's, 30 mostly unused complete entire pieces, including 7 postcards (one letter card and one reply card with separation), 9 stationery envelopes, 8 registered stationery envelopes(one sent to USA), 2 entire wrappers, 3 aerogramme and one cover to USA franked by Sports issue of 1955, minor flaws mentioned (some traces of previous mounts), generally nice quality unit, F/VF (website photo)
180 
 
857 **   115
1934, VADUZ Agriculture Exposition, 5fr brown, souvenir sheet, appropriate size and completely flawless, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $2,250
550 
 
858 **   356Ab
1964, Prince Hans-Adam II, 1.70fr violet, horizontal imperforated pair, large margins all around, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. $1,750, Mi #439U, €3,600
550 
 
859 **   375 imp
1963, Prince Franz Joseph II, 5fr blue green, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. $3,000. Mi #427U, €4,000
650 
 
860 **   C26 imp

Air Post stamps

1948, Jacob Degen, 20rp brown, top sheet margin imperforated single, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #259a U, €1,600
275 
 
861 */U   3-26

Collection of the Early Issues

1918-19, 360 mostly used stamps, representing 2nd Vilnius and three Kaunas issues, neatly arranged on stockpages, including "5" instead of "15" variety (No.10a), 60sk (no.18) in block of eight and 50sk (No.25) in complete pane of 25, numerous plating varieties and much more, minor flaws should be expected as always on postally used stamps, still nice lot for research by a specialist, F/VF, C.v. $1,500 (website photo)
275 
 
862 **   18 imp, var
1919, 2nd Kaunas issue, 50sk black, right sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, bottom stamp has no "L" in "Lietuvos" variety (position 15/20), slight toned spots on top stamp, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very rare,only a few stamps possible with this variety, especially in pair with a common stamp
275 
 
863 **/*   20-26
1919, 3rd Kaunas issue, 10sk-60sh, three vertical and five horizontal se-tenant pairs, all are different, nice quality, no gum as issued, NH or previously hinged (2), VF
190 
 
864 **   20-23
1919, 3rd Kaunas issue, 10sk, 15sk, 20sk and 30sk, se- tenant block of 80 (top part of a printer's sheet, each value in pane of 20), some folds between stamps and perf separations, still nice and fresh item, no gum as issued,NH, VF and extremely rare multiple
700 
 
865 **   24-26
1919, 3rd Kaunas issue, 40sk, 50sk and 60sk, se-tenant block of 60 (each value in pane of 20), presents bottom part of a printer's sheet less one pane of 60sk at left, folded between panes and insignificant separations, beautiful quality item, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very rare
375 
 
866 **/*   40-60, imp, var

Collection of the Berlin Issues

1919, about 650 mostly mint perforated and imperforated (190) stamps, singles, pairs and multiples, strong in perforation errors - 14 fantails and 54 imperforated between stamps in pairs and strips, as well as numerous printing varieties - 16 stamps with omitted or doubled center, print on pasted paper, a lot of positional pieces - gutter pairs and blocks, control inscriptions and many more, all neatly described on exhibition style pages, a few occasional flaws possible, fresh quality unit otherwise, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, F/VF or better, great unit in every respect
1400 
 
867  70/80 imp
1920, 2nd Anniversary of Independence, 10sk-5auk, imperforated set of seven values, nice looking unit, full/large part of OG, VF
95 
 
868 **   237a
1929, Lithuanian Cross, 15c red, left sheet margin block of six (3x2), contains three vertical tete-beche pairs (foot to foot), watermark Webbing, full OG, NH, VF
70 
 
869 **/*   278-82, var
1933-34, Lithuanian Cross and Kaunas Castle, 2c-60c, complete set of five, watermark Multiple Letters, which is inverted on 15c and 50c, inverted and reversed on 60c, full OG, NH (3) or LH, VF, C.v. $335 for stamps w/o watermark varieties, Lith Market Value Cat. $380
140 
 
870 **   B52-54 var

Semi - Postal Issues

1939, European Basketball Championships, 15+10c, 30+15c and 60+40c, complete set of three, two small size stamps in horizontal pairs, each one imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF, only 100 ofeach low value stamps and 50 of the high value were produced partly imperforated
95 
 
871    C1-7, C18-20

Air Post stamps and covers

1922, Pioneer Flight cover from Kaunas to Liepaja, franked altogether by ten values, met correct postal rate of 26auk, tied by Kaunas "31.VIII.22" ds, arrival Liepaja marking of September 2, mostly VF
95 
 
872    C37-39
1928, registered cover from Kaunas to Australia via London, franked by Swallow complete set of three in pairs and a single of 60c, London red registration transit marking and Sydney arrival ds, mostly VF and scarce
95 
 
873 **   C46, var
1930, Grand Duke Vytautas and President Smetona, 1L red, lilac and black, bottom left corner margin block of four, both left stamps with transposed portraits variety, full OG, NH, VF
140 
 
874    C40-46
1930, registered cover delivered by two connecting flights on lines "Kaunas-Berlin" and "Berlin - Dusseldorf", franked by Grand Duke Vytautas complete set of seven, tied by Kaunas "8.VI.30" ds, Berlin transit of the samedate and arrival marking of Dusseldorf "9.6.30", VF
130 
 
875    
July 15-18, 1935, Lithuanica Trans-Atlantic Flight cover from USA to Kaunas by pilots S. Darius and S. Girenas, franked by Washington 3c violet, Brooklyn "Jul.15" ds, violet boxed six-line confirmation cachet, numbered at thebottom "405", arrival ds on reverse, in addition real photo postcard showing legendary pilots, F/VF
95