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Auction 239

Send all bids to Hector Mena PO Box 14831, Baton Rouge, LA 70898 or hrmena8@cox.net. The closing date is July 18, 2020 at noon . The winning bid will be 10% over the next highest bid. If there is only one bid the winning price will be equal to the reserve. If the difference between the top bids is less than 10% the winning bid will be equal to the top bid.

All the lots are illustrated in the Socorico Web Site with complete auction conditions. The same information can be obtained by fax or mail from auction manager. A buyer fee of 5% will be charged, but it will be waived if payment is received within 15 days after notification. If no payment is received 30 days after notification the lot will be assigned to the second highest bidder. The cost of postage is additional. Packages over $100 will be sent insured and foreign ones will be sent airmail registered at the recipient risk. Consultwww.usps.com for postage rates. Submit items for next auction by August 1, 2020 by noon to auction manager.

All payments will be made to Socorico either by check to Treasurer or PayPal account Socorico@mail.com Each bid should be accompanied with the final address to mail the lots, if not available the society listed address will be used.

Catalogue price reference is "Scott Standard Catalogue", other reference numbers are the "Costa Rica Postal Catalogue Fourth Edition" or "Costa Rica Revenue Stamp Catalogue 2006 (M&R)". Low value stamps are not graded; in a lot the overall grade represents the highest value stamps. Abbreviations o/p: overprint, s/c: surcharge, cc: circular cancellation, ng: no gum, og: original gum, nh: no hinged, FDC: first day cover, mint or MNH: mint never hinged, SJ: San Jose, reg: registered, bk: block, i: irregular shape, RUC: right upper corner, RLC: right lower corner, LUC: lower upper corner, LLC: left lower corner. Commercial covers - unless specified these covers may have stamps of other contemporary issues. All covers from San Jose or to San Jose unless specified.

LotDescriptionReserve
1Sc1 and 4 plate proofs in orange$60.00
2Sc4 1Peso different cancellation 7 items$70.00
3Sc16-20 Fernandez '83 set used$2.00
4Sc16-20 o/p muestra, og but 10c no gum$50.00
5Sc21 5c Soto '87 different cancellation 5 items$2.00
6Sc21 as above 6 items$3.00
7Sc21 as above 6 items$3.00
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Sc22 10c Soto '87 different cancellations 10 items$10.00
9Sc22 as above 6 items$3.00
10Sc22 as above 6 items$3.00
11Sc23 1c s/c '89 6 items$3.00
12Sc23 as above 6 items$3.00
13Sc24 5c s/c '89 6 items$3.00
14Sc25b Soto '89 imperf horizontal pair, ng$60.00
15Sc26a as above strip of 3 imperforated, ng$30.00
16Sc26b as above vertical pair imperf between, ng$50.00
17Sc26b as above vertical pair imperf between, full gum$55.00
18Sc35-44 Arms '92 specimen on unissued color, corners$70.00
19Sc73 pair with shifted perfs$5.00
20Sc103 different color shade in frame or design 5 items$6.00
21Sc105-9 1921 independence imperf, og but 109$30.00
22Sc108 as above with 30 in brown$20.00
23Sc109 as above with 15 in blue$10.00
24Sc111C-H with 1921 o/p in black, og or ng$35.00
25Sc243-45 coffee harvesting o/p muestra$10.00
26Sc257 bottom vertical pair s/c shifted in between stamps MNH$3.00
27Sc257 s/c shifted to be bottom on top and top on bottom mint hinged$2.00
28Sc257 faint double surcharge MNH$3.00
29Sc257 last line partially missing MNH$2.00


LotDescriptionReserve
Airmal
30C11-13 '31 s/c on revenues Used cat 105$30.00
31C15-27 '34 first definitive airmail Used$6.00
32C28-30 airplane overprinted specimen in the 2 prints$9.00
33C28-30 as above blocks of 3 with plate number$4.00
34C31-34 '38 Exposition overprinted specimen$7.00
35C31-34 as above in blocks of 4$6.00
36C35-38 '38 Exposition imperf plate proofs with hole$15.00
37C36-38 as above in blocks of 4$6.00
38C31 & 36 overprinted "Elecciones" and Muestra$6.00
39C39-45 '40 airport overprinted specimen$10.00
40C39-45 as above in blocks of 4$15.00
41C45 ABNC die proof Number 80793 on card$150.00
42C46-54 Pan American Health Mint$75.00
43C56 proof of o/p on thin paper$3.00
44C57-66 '41 soccer complete set Used cat 72$30.00
45C67-73 Panama boundary mint$12.00
46C128-40 HSJD imperforate color proofs$60.00
47C128-40 as above imperforate proofs in black$80.00
48C105 proof of o/p in thin paper$4.00
49C105 proof of o/p on newspaper$4.00
50C117 proof of o/p on thin paper$5.00
51C124-27 presidents o/p muestra$6.00
52C141-44 presidents o/p muestra$15.00
53C141-44 as above presidents o/p muestra$14.00
54C154-58 presidents o/p muestra$8.00
55C220 proof of o/p$5.00
56C298-302 St Vincent o/p muestra$25.00
57C252-55 '56 industries o/p muestra$5.00
58C314-15 proofs of o/p in pairs$15.00
59C316-19 lawyers o/p muestra$20.00
60C321-28 UN o/p muestra$20.00
61C500 brown color shifted down$7.00
62C538 bk of 4 imperf between$20.00
63C539-42 handstamp muestra?$4.00
64C545 printed in dull paper$10.00
65C578 imperforated right margin$6.00
66C590 bk of 4 color shift$5.00
67C646 imperforated on top$5.00
68C670 1C printed on 2C color$20.00


LotDescriptionReserve
Other uses and miscellaneous
69B4a tete beche, hinged$15.00
70RA32 bk of 6 double perf in one row, nh$6.00
71RA78 pair imperf top$6.00
72Complete collection of Christmas tax 1958 to 2014 181 mint stamps$25.00
73O82/94 official with perforated star for official used, mint$10.00
74Guanacaste horiz o/p used 48 items$60.00
75PPT9-15 Telegraph 1910 imperf pairs proofs$40.00
76Revenue stamps 1890-1926 used 57 different items$2.00
77Revenue stamps 1948 to 1965 220 different items$100.00
78NE1 Non Emis Columbus$10.00
79E25 essay Thiel$25.00
80Coffee promotion labels 4 items$20.00
81Almirante cancel fantasy on paper$8.00


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