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Lots 406 - 438,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #76, February 03, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
406 **   1260-392
1949 Year, complete set of 128 stamps (no souvenir sheets), all are from original printings, premium centering, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 125,000 rub
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2, 3, 4
550.00 
 
407 **   1267 var
1949, Hot Spring at Piatigorsk, 40k lilac, raster horizontal diamonds, original printing, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1311 var
70.00 
 
408 **   1268 var
1949, Colonnade at Kislovodsk, 40k blue, original printing with raster vertical diamonds, we note that all recorded issues of this stamp original or reprints have raster square, full OG, NH, VF and the only recorded stamp of this raster type
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3750.00 
 
409  1269 Pb
1949, "Swallow's Nest" at Crimea, 40k brown, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Scott #1310 var
90.00 
 
410  1270 Pa, Pb
1949, Mikhail Lomonosov, 40k red brown, two marginal singles, imperforated at the top or at the bottom, neatly cancelled, VF, Scott #1320 var
90.00 
 
411 **   Block 11
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r gray black and brick red, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, size 174x129 mm, type with raised "25" and thin dates at the bottom, tiny natural inclusion on right margin, well above average quality, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1327a imp
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900.00 
 
412  Block 11
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r gray black and brick red, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, size 175x129 mm, type with "25" on the same level and thick dates at the bottom, full OG, very light trace of hinges, VF
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600.00 
 
413 **   Block 12
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r gray black and brick red, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 172x130 mm, type with raised "25" and thin dates at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1327a
190.00 
 
414 **   Block 12
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r gray black and brick red, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 177x130 mm, type with "25" on the same level and thick dates at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1327a
250.00 
 
415  1298 Pa
1949, Labor Day, 40k red, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, CTO with full OG (hinged on margin), fine centering of this scarce perforation error, L. Hovest certificate, Scott #1350 var
275.00 
 
416 (*)   1309 var
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 40k red, lilac and violet, frame of label and center of stamp with double impression of lilac color, unused, expertly regummed, VF appearance of this unrecorded error, Scott #1361 var
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190.00 
 
417 **   Block 13 var
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k and 40k, two souvenir sheets of four, two types differ by ornament details and raised and not raised "9" in "1949", perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1360a
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140.00 
 
418 **   Block 13 var
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k and 40k, souvenir sheet of four, upper right stamp is shifted to the top, while lower right to the bottom left, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
190.00 
 
419 **   Block 13 var
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k and 40k, souvenir sheet of four, upper left stamp is shifted to the top, while lower left stamp - to the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
95.00 
 
420 **   1318-25
1949, Sports issue, 20k-2r, complete sets eight in sheets of 100 (stamp of 2r in two block of 40 and block of 20), 20k, 25k, 30k and 50k with raster vertical diamonds, others with raster square, folded once or twice, minimal edge flaws possible, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 264,000 rub, Scott #1376-83
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
750.00 
 
421 **   1319 (2) A
1949, Kayak Race, 25k blue green, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, raster vertical diamonds, full OG, NH, VF, Raritan Stamps guarantee, Scott #1377 var
140.00 
 
422 **   1321 (2)
1949, Soccer, 40k green, raster vertical diamonds, full 150OG, NH, F/VF, Raritan Stamps guarantee, Scott #1380 var
140.00 
 
423 **   1322 (2)
1949, Bicycling, 40k red brown, raster vertical diamonds, full OG, NH, VF, Raritan Stamps guarantee, Scott #1379 var
190.00 
 
424 **   1324 (2)
1949, Parachuting, 1r carmine rose, raster vertical diamonds, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1382 var
70.00 
 
425 **   1325 (2)
1949, High Jump, 2r gray black, raster vertical diamonds, full OG, NH, VF, Raritan Stamps guarantee, Scott #1383 var
140.00 
 
426 **   1325 Ka, Kb
1949, High Jump, 2r gray black, two left sheet margin blocks of four, bottom left stamp of one block with "Moon on Sky", bottom right of the other one - repaired raster background, full OG, NH, VF
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95.00 
 
427 **   1333 Pa
1949, Sanatorium at Kislovodsk, 40k violet, top right corner sheet margin vertical strip of four, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1366 var
95.00 
 
428  1342 Pa
1949, Vassily Chapaev, 40k deep orange, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, previously hinged on margin only away from the stamp, VF, Scott #1403 var
95.00 
 
429 (*)   1345 var
1949, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, 40k brown orange and indigo, imperforated single with central design strongly misplaced, unused, no gum, VF appearance, Scott #1392a var
150.00 
 
430 **   1353 var
1949, Agriculture Development, 40k gray green and black, bottom text is omitted variety, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, Scott #1396 var
2400.00 
 
431 **   1364-71
1949, Soviet Air Routes, 50k-3r, complete set of 16, including all existing issues of 1953-56, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Scott #C83-90, var
140.00 
 
432 **   1365 Pa
1949, Airplane over the Farm, 60k dark brown and tan, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, slight usual gum waves, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by A. Brun, Scott #C84 var
95.00 
 
433  1368 Pa
1949, 1r blue and light blue, left sheet margin stamp, imperforated on the left, top right corner cancellation, VF, Scott #C86 var
190.00 
 
434 **   1372-76 (2)
1949, Sports issue, 20k-2r, complete set of five, all with raster horizontal diamonds, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in complete set, Scott #1415-19 var
1300.00 
 
435 **   1372 (2)
1949, Ski Jump, 20k dark green, raster horizontal diamonds, block of four, slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, F/VF, Scott #1415 var
90.00 
 
436 **   1375 Pb
1949, Weight-Lifter, 1r red, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1418 var
140.00 
 
437  1376 Pa
1949, Wolf Hunting, 2r violet, top sheet margin stamp, imperforated at the top, two postal cancellations at the bottom corners, F/VF centering, Scott #1419 var
95.00 
 
438 **/*   

Balance of 1949 Issues

1949, about 1150 mostly mint stamps (singles, pairs, strips and blocks) and six souvenir sheets (four perforated Lenin Mausoleum and two Pushkin), numerous paper, plate, raster and perforation varieties, fresh condition overall, mainly full OG with most of NH stamps, no more then 15% of hinged or regummed stamps, F/VF, C.v. 820,000 rub=US$14,020
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34
2750.00