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128700
Costa Rica

1910. Telegraph stamps. Scott unlisted. Yvert TT15. Mena ST11. Perf proof, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE & scarce. Ex - ABNco proof files.
$48
128699
Costa Rica

1943-47 issues. Scott 227-228, C82A, C84A & C85. Perf proofs, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$41
128698
Costa Rica

1942. Victory & Flags. Scott 221. Mena S227. Perf proof, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red. Hinged mint. FINE, VERY FINE.
$12
128697
Costa Rica

1941. UNIVERSITY. Scott 213-216 & C74-C80. Full set. Mena S219-S222 & SA74-SA80. PERF PROOFS, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. Ex - Abnco proof files.
$144
128696
Costa Rica

1940. PAN-AMERICAN HEALTH DAY UNISSUED. Scott 191, 193 & 195 varieties. Mena SNE194, SNE196 & SNE198 top value. Perf proofs, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Unissued without overprints. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$72
128695
Costa Rica

1936. MAP OF COCOS ISLANDS & SHIPS OF COLUMBUS. MAPS. Scott 177-178. Mena S174-S175, S174a-S175a & S174b-S175b. Three fullsets, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN", belonging to the only three printing made, with order numbers "F10197", "F10362" & "F10746". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$156
128694
Costa Rica

1932-37. Triangular stamps. Scott 160-161 top values & Scott 180. PERF PROOFS, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. EX - ABNCo proof files.
$48
128693
Costa Rica

1924. Guanacaste issue. Scott 131-135. Mena S133-S137. Top values. Perf proofs, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$45
128692
Costa Rica

1923 issue. Scott 117, 119, 121-123 & 125-127 top values. Mena, S119, S121, S123 & S125. 13 stamps. PERF PROOFS, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red, each one different & belonging to different printings. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. EX - ABNCo proof files.
$150
128691
Costa Rica

1910 issue. Scott 69-76. Mensa S65-S72. Group of 14 perf proof, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red or blue, all belonging to different printings. Mint never hinged or Mint Light Hinged. VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$180
127165
Costa Rica

1907-10. Telegraph stamps. Scott unlisted. Yvert TT5, 6A, 6B, 7 & 15. Hinged mint or used. Mixed quality. Ave to VERY FINE.
$10
127164
Costa Rica

1940. Airpost issue. Scott C39-C45. Mena SA39-SA45. Full set. Punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. Some toned gum otherwise VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$96
127163
Costa Rica

1937. Puntarenas airpost. Scott C31-C34. Mena SA31-SA34. Full set in regular, marginal or corner marginal blocks of four, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$240
127162
Costa Rica

1934. Nail Plane & Allegory of flight issue. Scott C15-C24 & C26-C27. Mena SA15-SA24 & SA26-SA27 top values. Punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE & scarce. EX - ABNCo proof files.
$168
127070
Costa Rica

1931. Airpost. Scott C11-C13. Yvert PA10-12. Mena A10a-A12a. Full set of the second printing, scarlet surcharge. Mint Light Hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Only 2000 sets can exists of the second printing. Yvert Euros 210.00+
$204
127069
Costa Rica

1931. Airpost. Scott C11-C13. Yvert PA10-12. Mena A10-A12. Full set of the Fist printing (only 1500 sets can exist). Brownish vermilion surcharge with bars of "$" at 77 degrees. Hinged mint. FINE, VERY FINE. The first printing is more rare thant the second one. Yvert Euros 210,00++
$210
127065
Costa Rica

1907. Mauro Fernandez. Scott 62. Mena I58. IMPERF. Unused, no gum. FINE, VERY FINE.
$24
127063
Costa Rica

1889. Soto Alfaro issue. Scott 25 used by choice full "ATENAS" straight line cancel. VERY FINE & scarce.
$24
127061
Costa Rica

1889. Scott 23. Mena 19 & 19A. Plates I & II (Fonts deteriored). Unused, no gum. FINE, VERY FINE. Scarce duo.
$30
127059
Costa Rica

1887. Soto Alfano. Scott 21-22. Yvert 17-18. Full set. Hinged mint. Short perfs otherwise FINE, VERY FINE. Totally undervalued in hinged mint condition.
$12
127058
Costa Rica

1883 issue. Scott 16-20. Yvert 12-16. Full set. Seven singles shades. Used including choice violet mute cancel. Mixed quality, ave to FINE, VERY FINE. SCV $34,00++
$27
127055
Costa Rica

1863. Coat of Arms. Scott 3. Yvert 3. Key value. Hinged mint, paper hinge. FINE, VERY FINE. Yvert Euros 80,00
$48
127054
Costa Rica

1863. Coat of Arms. Scott 1. Two singles with part of the "American Bank Note Company New York" imprint. Unused, no gum. FINE, VERY FINE.
$12
126915
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1952. Social Security Mena unrecorded. 5 Centimos & 10 Colones. Corner marginal plate number "000" strips of three, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red with further surcharge "2 % SEGURO SOCIAL" in red or blue (unlisted in Mena). Both with boxed "Return to RECORD & SPECIMEN DEPT". Violet cachets. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE & very rare! Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$240
126914
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1912-14. Emigration. Mena 7-8. Superbe group of 4 marginal or corner marginal strips of three (two with one stamp splitted) and a corner marginal strip of four. Mena UNRECORDED, as all are overprinted "SPECIMEN" with different types & punch holed. One 3 Colonres stamp with DOUBLE "SPECIMEN" overprint. Two with plate number "F-3379", part imprint or handstamp dated. All with violet boxed "RETURN TO ISSUE ROOM" to be held for reference. Mint Never Hinged. Mixed quality. Generally FINE & impossible to duplicate. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$540
126913
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1940-43. Bank Check Stamps. Mena S21-S24. Full set of marginal singles, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. EX - ABNCo proof files. Scarce complete.
$90
126912
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1968. Archies. Mena 45. Top value. Light & dark blue. Marginal & corner marginal pairs, punch holed and overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red. Boxed "RETURN to RECORD & SPECIMEN DEPT." violet boxed cachets. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files. rare!
$120
126911
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1948. General Documentary use. Mena SR950, SR953, SR957 & SR964. Superbe group of 7 strips of three & 5 pairs. All are marginal or corner marginal, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Four with plate number "000" and All with different "RETURN TO RECORD & SPECIMEN DEPT" boxed cacheted. Mint never hinged. One strip of the 100 Colones with perf reinforced with hinged, balance VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files. Almost impossible to duplicate. Total 31 stamps.
$570
126910
Costa Rica

1948. Revenus. Documentaries. Mena SR958. Key value. Strip of five, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE appeal, horizontally creased. Ex - Abnco proof files.
$30
126909
Costa Rica

Revenus. 1923-47. General Documentary use. Mena SR464, SR847, MR898, SR899-SR900. Five singles (one marginal), punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" & "MUESTRA". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE.
$39
126908
Costa Rica

1892. Telegraph. Scott unlisted. Yvert TT5. R. Lowe CR28. Perf proof in unissued olive color, punch holed & overprinted "Waterlow & Sons LTD SPECIMEN". Unused, no gum. FINE, VERY FINE & scarce.
$84
126907
Costa Rica

1915. Postage due. Scott J9. Mena SD9. Corner marginal strip of three, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red. Plate number "F8633" at top & violet "Return to RECORD & SPECIMEN DEPT" cachet. Hinged mint with perf reinforced at top to prevent splitting otherwise FINE, VERY FINE. Scarce.
$120
126906
Costa Rica

1959. HIGHWAY issue. Scott C276-C278 & C281-C282 top values. R. Lowe CR10A. Fuoll set of Perf Proof in unissued colors, punch holed & overprinted "Waterlow & Sons Limited SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE & scarce. Railroad. Locks.
$150
126905
Costa Rica

1952-1953. Mail plane issue. Scott C217. Mena SA229 & SA229A. Green & dark Green. Key value. Blocks of four, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE & scarce. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$210
126903
Costa Rica

1950. War for National Liberation. Scott C189, C192-C193 & C195. R. Lowe. CRBA. Full set of four perf proofs in unissued colors, punch holed & overprinted "WATERLOW & SONS LTD SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Also enclosed the issued stamps for comparisson.
$156
126902
Costa Rica

1948. Rafael Iglesias. Scott C177. R. Low CR7A. Top value. Perf proof in unissued colors, punch holed & overprinted "Waterlow & Sons LTD SPECIMEN". Hinged mint. Short perfs at places otherwise FINE, VERY FINE.
$60
126901
Costa Rica

1947. Roosevelt issue. Scott C162. Mena SA173. Key value, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE.
$24
126900
Costa Rica

1943-45. Scott C88A. Mena SA126. Superbe group of the four printing mentioned by Mena in plate number deco blocks of four (F11958, F11990, F12164 & F12528). Punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE & difficult to duplicate EX - ABNCo proof files.
$390
126899
Costa Rica

1943-45. Scott C88. Mena SA88. Two corner marginal plate # "F11434" & "F11728" deco blocks of four, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red. These are the two printing mentioned by Mena. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE & scarce duo. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$216
126898
Costa Rica

1940. Panamerican Health Day Airpost. UNISSUED. Scott & Yvert unlisted. Mena MNEA49, MNEA51 & MNEA53 (unrecorded with red overprint). Punch holed & overprinted "MUESTRA" (Specimen) in red. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE & scarce. Ex - ABNCo proof files. the 5 Colones is only listed with black "MUESTRA".
$96
126897
Costa Rica

1926. Airplane issue. Scott C1. Sanabria PD1. Perf proof in unissed yellow Green. Punch holed & overprinted "WATERLOW & SONS LTD. SPECIMEN". Unused, no gum. FINE, VERY FINE & rare.
$120
126896
Costa Rica

1943-47 issue. Scott 231. Mena S237. Key value. Corner marginal plate # "F11433" block of four, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$120
126895
Costa Rica

1943-47 issues. Scott 231, C87A, C88 & C88A. Group of five singles, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red with two being different types. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$51
126894
Costa Rica

1930-31. UPU & Juan Rafael Mora issues. Scott 151-157. R. Lowe CR24. Full set of four perf proofs in unissued Colors, punch holed & overprinted "Waterlow & Sons LTD SPECIMEN". Unused, no gum. VERY FINE & rare.
$120
126862
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1966-81. Engineers and Architects Association. Mena 25. Key value. Perf 13 1/2. Punch holed & used. FINE.
$12
126857
Costa Rica

1892. Telegraph Stamps. Scott & Yvert unlisted. Barefoot 2 & 3. Two singles with regular handstamps & a further single with INVERTED "TELEGRAFO" handstamp. Unused, no gum or used. Mixed quality. Ave to FINE, VERY FINE.
$27
126856
Costa Rica

1930. TBC cinderella to help bulding a National Hospital. Mint never hinged. Somewhat creased otherwise FINE, VERY FINE.
$6
126854
Costa Rica

1924. Airplane design, unissued. Made by a Chicago philatelist and given away as a souvenir. 1 Centavo, surchaged "Correo 1924". Hinged mint. FINE, VERY FINE.
$24
126853
Costa Rica

1892. UNISSUED CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS. Mena NE1. 5 Centavos, engraved by August Gast Banknote Co. Hinged mint. FINE, VERY FINE appeal, thinned. Scarce.
$72
126831
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1965-85. General use. Mena R1363, R1365, R1367, R1369, R1371-R1372, R1374 & R1379 top values. Used. Mixed quality, Ave to FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - Thomas De la Rue & Harrisons & Sons LTD.
$24
126830
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1948-1956. General use. Mena R966, R968, R1011, R1050, R1100-R1101 & R1132-R1133. Mint never hinged, hinged mint or used. Mixed quality, generally FINE, VERY FINE.
$12
126828
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1948. General use. Mena R949-R957, R9586b, R959-R961 & R963-R964 top values. Unused, no gum or used. Mixed quality. Ave to VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo.
$24
126827
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1913-45. Documentaries. Mena R251 thru R851 not complete. Group of 55 stamps on cards including Key values. Hinged mint, unused or used. Mixed quality, ave to FINE, VERY FINE.
$66
126826
Costa Rica

1882-1947. Revenues. Documentaries. Group of 17 stamps on card including first issues. Hinged mint, unused or used. Ave to FINE, VERY FINE. Two 10 Pesos featured.
$30
126825
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1882. General used. Mena R13 & R15-R22 + R17a. Top values and "UN PESO" from the first & second settings. Several with part watermarks. Unused, no gum. Mixed quality, generally FINE, VERY FINE. Scarce.
$102
126824
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1870. General used. Mena R4 & R6, the later with PLATE FLAW, white line below "P" of "PRPORCIONAL". Unused, no gum. Mena R4 trimmed at top, balance FINE, VERY FINE.
$18
126820
Costa Rica

1890-99. PS. Group of 13 cut-outs including Columbus & arms issues. Unused or used. Mixed quality, ave to FINE, VERY FINE.
$18
126818
Costa Rica

1936. Official postal seals. Scott unlisted. Yvert TR4. Mena PS4. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE.
$15
126817
Costa Rica

1934. Official Postal Seals. Scott unlisted. Yvert TR 1 & 3. Mena PS1b & PS3. Hinged mint with dull or disturbed original gum otherwise FINE, VERY FINE.
$18
126816
Costa Rica

1881-89. Revenues used for postage. Scott unlisted. FP1. Used by oval violet "COSTA RICA" cancel. Fine & uncommon.
$12
126815
Costa Rica

1881-89. Revenues used for postage. Scott unlisted. Yvert FP1-4. Full set. Group of 11 stamps on card. Unused, no gum or used. Mixed quality, ave to FINE, VERY FINE.
$26
126813
Costa Rica

1889. Provisional issue. Scott unlisted. Yvert 29A. Key value. Used. Someshort perfs & toned at top otherwise FINE, VERY FINE. Scarce. Absolutely undervalued!
$48
125914
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1944. University. Mena S10-S11. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE & rare. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$24
125913
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1945. Sports. Mena S9-S10. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE & rose. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$24
125912
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1946. Consular MENA S1-4. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. EX - ABNCo proof files.
$30
125911
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1946. Consular MENA M1-4. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "MUESTRA" (Specimen) in red & black. VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$30
125910
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1945. Bank Check. Mena M27. Key value, punch holed & overprinted "MUESTRA" (Specimen). Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$12
125909
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1940-45. Bank Check. Mena S21-S25 & S27. Three full sets, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE & rare. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$42
125908
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1948. General use. Mena SR 956-964. Top values. Corner marginal blocks of four overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE & uncommon.
$54
125907
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1947. Mena SR 894-909. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. EX - ABNCo proof files.
$39
125906
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1947. Mena SR 894-909. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "MUESTRA" (Specimen). Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$39
125905
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1946. Mena SR 861-866. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$18
125904
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1945. Mena SR 847-859. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" including an extra copy of the top value, SR 859. MNh. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$36
125903
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1945. Mena SR 847-859. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "MUESTRA" (Specimen) including an extra copy of the top value, MR859. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$36
125902
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1942. Mena SR 797-808. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" including two extra shades. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$36
125901
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1941. Mena SR 783-794. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$30
125900
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1940. Mena SR 771-782. Full set punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$30
125899
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1938. Mena SR 736-746. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. EX - ABNCo proof file.
$33
125898
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1937. Mena SR 723-733. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" including eight extra stamps from a later (different) printing. Total 19 stamps. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$48
125897
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1936. Mena SR 711-722. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" including seven extra stamps from a later (different printing). Total 19 stamps. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$48
125896
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1935. Mena SR 699-709. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$30
125895
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1934. Mena SR 688-698. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$28
125894
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1933. Mena SR 677-687. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNco proof files.
$28
125893
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1932. Mena SR 666-676. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$28
125890
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1927. Mena SR 544-557. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$36
125889
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1926. Mena SR 513-525. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$33
125888
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1925. Mena SR 489-501. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. Mena SR 498 bottom right perfs missing, balance FINE, VERY FINE. EX - ABNCo proof files.
$33
125887
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1924. Mena SR 473-485. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. Mena SR 477 short perfs, balance FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$33
125886
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1923. Mena SR 455-467. Full set punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$33
125885
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1922. Mena SR 443-444. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. EX - ABNCo proof files.
$30
125883
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1918. Mena SR 357-369. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red or blue. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$33
125882
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1917. Mena SR 344-356. Full set punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red or blue. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE: EX - ABNCo proof files.
$33
125881
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1916. Mena SR 331-343. Full set, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red or blue. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$33
125880
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1915. MENA SR 310-324. Full set punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red (including 7 extra values with different overprints) or blue on SR310, 315 & 318. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE & scarce. EX - Abnco proof files.
$60
125879
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1914. Mena SR 267-279. Full set punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$33
125878
Costa Rica

Revenues. 1912. Mena SR 220-225. Full set including a further shade of SR221, punch holed & overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE - Ex ABNCo proof files.
$18
125875
Costa Rica

1903. Postage due. Scott J4. Mena SD4b. Full sheet of nine PERF PROOF in unissued orange color, punch holed & overprinted "Waterlow & sons LTD SPECIMEN". Unused, no gum. FINE, VERY FINE. Scarce.
$228
125872
Costa Rica

1935. Our Lady of the Angels issue. Scott 164-165 & 167. Mena S161a-S162a & S164a. Blocks of four. PERF PROOFS in unissued colors, punch holed & overprinted "Waterlow & Sons LTD SPECIMEN". Top stamps hinged mint, balance Mint never hinged. This is the full set of Waterlow proofs prepared for the issue. Rare!
$240
125871
Costa Rica

1924. Scott 128. Mena S130a. Perf proof in unissued color, punch holed & overprinted "Waterlow & Sons LTD SPECIMEN". Unused, no gum. FINE, VERY FINE.
$24
125837
Costa Rica

1963 issues. Scott C345-C349 & C359-C365. Two sets & top values. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. Malaria, Animals & Steamship. SCV $35,30 Yvert Euros 46,75
$17
125836
Costa Rica

1887-1934. Choice foreign & Paquebot cancels. Scott 22 thru 82 not complete & C20. Ten stamps used by Alajuela Inutilizado, Paquebot, blue numeral, NEW YORK & Turialba cancels. Mixed quality, ave to VERY FINE. Nice group.
$28
123984
Costa Rica

1922. Coffee. Scott 111G. Inverted surcharge. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE.
$12
123507
Costa Rica

1950. Revenues. Canton Central. Timbre. Mena unlisted. Full set of 7 values to 50 colones, printed by E. A. Wright Bank Note Co. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. Scarce.
$54
123504
Costa Rica

1940. Revenues. Consumption tax. Mena unlisted. 0.15 & 0.20 cents. Three unused items. 0.20 cents with tears at top, balance FINE, VERY FINE.
$10
123502
Costa Rica

1946. Revenues. Bank Check Stamps. Mena 39A. ERROR. INVERTED "AŅO 1946" overprint. Hinged mint. VERY FINE & rare.
$30
123500
Costa Rica

1948. Revenues. General issue. Mena R956 - R957 & R959 - R964 top values. Marginal blocks of four, with red "SPECIMEN" overprint. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. Ex - ABN6 proof files.
$150
123499
Costa Rica

1948. Revenues. General issue. Mena SR949 - SR964. Full set overprinted "SPECIMEN". Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. Ex - ABNCo proof files.
$102
123496
Costa Rica

1882. Revenues. General use. Mena R16 & R21. Marginal singles, teh first watermark "Bradbury, Wilkinson & Co./London" in large letters. Unused, no gum. Fine, very fine & creased respectively.
$18
123493
Costa Rica

1923. Scott 067 & 068. Imperf singles. Hinged mint. FINE, VERY FINE.
$17
123480
Costa Rica

1946. Rio de Janeiro Congress. UNISSUED. Scott & Yvert unlisted. Mena NE2-NE5. Full set. Mint never hinged. Toned gum otherwise VERY FINE. Printed by the ABN6. Scarce.
$120
123477
Costa Rica

1930-64. CINDERELLA. Two items. Coffee, used and COTAL Congress, unused no gum. AVERAGE.
$8
123471
Costa Rica

1892 issues. Scott 40, 42a & 44a. Yvert 36, 38 & 40 top value. Hinged mint with hinge adherences at reverse otherwise FINE, VERY FINE. Yvert Euros 98.00
$36
123469
Costa Rica

1883 issue. Scott 16-20. Yvert 12-16. Full set including an extra shade of 18. Used. FINE. SCV $ 24,00
$10
122992
Costa Rica

1883. ROSS FANTASIES. Scott & Yvert unlisted. Mena Ross 2, 4, 6-7, 10, 12, 15 & 17-18. Nice group of 9 different overprints. Unused, no gum. Mixed quality, ave to FINE, VERY FINE.
$82
119709
Costa Rica

1887. Scott type A9. Timbre Proporcional 10c overprinted "CORREOS". Unused. No gum. Not original. FINE, VERY FINE.
$6
114972
Costa Rica

Scott C362-C365. Costa Rica's stamps Centennial. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. SCV $15,50
$7
114969
Costa Rica

Scott C303-C313. Mint Light Hinged & Souvenir Sheet C313 perf & imperf Mint never hinged. 1960 Rome OLYMPICS. VERY FINE. SCV $26,90+
$15
114961
Costa Rica

Scott C160-C161 overprinted "MUESTRA" (Specimen in red). Mena MA171I & MA172I. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. ROOSEVELT.
$14
114822
Costa Rica

Scott 201-208. Yvert 190-197. SOCCER issue. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE. SCV Euros 190
$102
114785
Costa Rica

1946. Soccer. Football Champion ship. Scott C121-C123. Mena MA132-MA134. Full set overprinted "MUESTRA" (Specimen) & punch holed. Mint never hinged. EX - ABNCo proof files.
$72
114182
Costa Rica

1919. CANCELS ON 2 pieces with "TRANSITO" handstamp to Chicago, IL on originated in "SAN RAMON" due rated 25c. Another used by scarce "ABANGAREZ" cds. VERY FINE duo.
$6
113170
Costa Rica

1930. Revenues. San Jose. Totally unrecorded full set thru 50 Colones (unlisted in Mena handbook), printed by E.A. Wright Bank Note Company. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE.
$36
110205
Costa Rica

1892 issue. Scott 35-43, 37a, 42a & 44a. Yvert 31-40 & 33a. Superbe group of 93 stamps on a stock page. Full set. Shades. Hinged mint or unused, no gum. Mixed quality, ave to VERY FINE. Yvert Euros 683,50
$120
110170
Costa Rica

1892. Scott 41, 42-42a, 43 & 44a. Yvert 37-40. Top values. Six singles. Hinged mint. FINE, VERY FINE. Yvert Euros 179,00
$42
108257
Costa Rica

1907. Scott 60a. Perf 14. Used by choice violet rectangular mute cancel. FINE, VERY FINE. Uncommon.
$6
108493
Costa Rica

1892. Scott 35. Yvert 31. Block of four. Mint never hinged. VERY FINE.
$6
108490
Costa Rica

1889. Telegraphic cancels. Scott 29. Two singles with purple fancy "Republica de Costa Rica Direccion General de Telegrafos" & rays cancels. Ave & FINE, VERY FINE respectively.
$12
108489
Costa Rica

1889. Scott 29. Yvert 23. A block of four, four strips of three (Two marginal) & a marginal single. Hinged mint wit hadherences at reverse otherwise FINE, VERY FINE.
$8
108488
Costa Rica

1889. USA cancel. Scott 28. Spuerbe "PHILADELPHIA PA" AUG 15 cds. VERY FINE & rare.
$36
108487
Costa Rica

1889. Scott 28. Choice oval "HEREDIA" cancel. Some tone spots & creased.
$8
108485
Costa Rica

1889. Scott 27. Purple oval "ADMON DE CORREOS DE SAN RAMON" cancel. FINE, VERY FINE.
$7
108483
Costa Rica

1899. Scott 25 used by choice "ATENAS" straight line cancel, reconstructed. Thinned but FINE, VERY FINE appeal.
$9
108481
Costa Rica

1887. CANCELS. Scott 21-22. Eight singles used by black or purple "SAN JUAN", "PUNTARENAS", SAN JOSE", "HEREDIA" or other cds. Ave to FINE, VERY FINE.
$8
108480
Costa Rica

1887. Scott 21-22. Nine singles. Full set used by neat or choice "SAN JOSE COSTA RICA" Cancels. Ave to FINE, VERY FINE. Yvert Euros 21,00++
$6
108478
Costa Rica

1883. Scott 18 & 19. Neat purple or black circular "I" mute cancels. FINE.
$6
108476
Costa Rica

1883. Scott 17. Large oval "CIA DE AGENCIAS DE COSTA RICA PUNTARENAS" cancel. Fine & uncommon.
$6
108472
Costa Rica

1887. Costa Rica consular marking in PANAMA. Scott 22. Large red oval "AGENCIA POSTAL de COSTA RICA PANAMA EUC" cancel, FINE, VERY FINE appeal, horizontally creased. Very rare!
$48
108471
Costa Rica

1883. Scott 17-18. Used by rectangular large square dots mute cancel, Saens, Mata type 26b. FINE, VERY FINE. Uncommon.
$11
108470
Costa Rica

1883. Scott 18 used by choice black circular dots mute cancel. Short perfs & thinned.
$6
108469
Costa Rica

1883-87. Scott 16, 19 & 22. Neat purple oval "ADMON DE CORREOS DE PUNTARENAS COSTA RICA" & block oval "ADMON DE CORREOS DE PUNTARENAS" cancels. FINE, VERY FINE.
$12
108468
Costa Rica

1888. Scott 19. Key value used by purple "CARTAGO COSTA RICA" 30 MAR 88 cds. Ave but nice cancel.
$6
108467
Costa Rica

1899. Scott 27. Choice blue oval "CORREOS DE NARANJO COSTA RICA" cance. Heavily thinned.
$8
108466
Costa Rica

1899. Scott 27. Neat purple oval "CORREOS DE ATENAS COSTA RICA" cancel. Spacefiller.
$9
108465
Costa Rica

1899. Scott 27. Choice purple oval "CORREOS DE ESPARTA COSTA RICA" cancel. FINE, VERY FINE appeal thinned.
$9
108463
Costa Rica

1883. Scott 18. Choice ival "LIBERIA" cancel. Spacefiller (hole thru).
$6
108461
Costa Rica

1883. Scott 17-18. Used by choice black or purple oval "HEREDIA" cancels. Scott 17 Ave, balance FINE, VERY FINE.
$12
108384
Costa Rica

1889. Scott 23 used by neat "SAN JOSE COSTA RICA" 89 cds. FINE, VERY FINE.
$6
108383
Costa Rica

1889. Scott 23. Mena 19 & 19a. Plates 1 & 2 belonging to different paintings. Unused, no gum. FINE, VERY FINE.
$10
108380
Costa Rica

1887. Scott 22. Yvert 18. Top value. Eight singles. Shades. Unused, no gum. Ave to FINE, VERY FINE. Yvert Euros 40,00
$8
108348
Costa Rica

1863. Scott 2. Yvert 2. Ten singles. Shades. Unused, no gum. Mixed quality, ave to FINE, VERY FINE. Yvert Euros 250,00
$36
108344
Costa Rica

1863. Scott 1a. Yvert 1. PLATE 2. Light blue. Eighteen singles. Shades. Hinged mint. Mixed quality, ave to FINE, VERY FINE. Yvert Euros 450,00
$66
108340
Costa Rica

1863. Scott 1& 1a. MAJOR PLATE FLAWS on 5 stamps (top stamps). IMPRESSION MISSING at top frame, right or left. Two bottom stamps are regular enclosed for comparisson. Unused, no gum. Ave to VERY FINE. Scarce. Yvert Euros 175,00+
$42
108338
Costa Rica

1863. Scott 1. Yvert 1. PLATE 1. Group of 18 stamps on card with a good degree of shades. Used. Mixed quality, ave to FINE, VERY FINE. Yvert Euros 270,00
$42
108337
Costa Rica

1863. Scott 1. Yvert 1. PLATE 1. Ten singles used by "SAN JOSE COSTA RICA" cds. Mixed quality, ave to FINE, VERY FINE. Yvert Euros 150,00
$23
108334
Costa Rica

1863. Scott 1. Yvert 1. Two singles used by oval "SAN JOSE" & other cancels. FINE, VERY FINE. Yvert Euros 30,00+
$12
108333
Costa Rica

1863. Scott 1. Neat oval "PARENAS" (Puntarenas) cancels, type PUN - CAN 3d. Fine appeal, thinned.
$17
108332
Costa Rica

1863. Scott 1. Used by oval "ALAJUELA" cancel. Fine appeal, thinned.
$11
107543
Costa Rica

1948. National Theater. Scott C168-C177. Mena M180-M189. Full set overprinted "MUESTRA" (specimen). Hinged mint. FINE, VERY FINE. Ex - Waterlow & Sons proof files.
$72
107524
Costa Rica

1947. Scott C155 variety. Mena A167a. Sanabria 198a. BLACK SURCHARGE. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE. Kessler guarantee Backstamp. Only 100 issued.
$72
107522
Costa Rica

1946. Scott C127. Mena MA137. Top value overprinted "MUESTRA" (Specimen) & punch holed. Mint never hinged. FINE, VERY FINE.
$12

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