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Lots 678 - 682,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #78, May 31, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Net Price
678  C25
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, imperforated lithographed proof of engraved stamp of 15k in blue, balanced margins, neat postal cancellation at the top, rather fresh, VF and extremely rare, this proof is close by color, but has completely different shading and lettering of stamp issued in 1931, SC #301
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679  C34-35, C35a
1932, International Polar Year, 50k carmine and 1r olive green, complete set of two with perforation 12 1/2, in addition stamp of 1r with perforation 10 1/2, full OG, very light traces of hinge, VF, SC #297-98, 298A
680 **   C48
1934, Civil Aviation, 50k black blue, top left corner sheet margin single printed on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, a gorgeous single, SC #353
681 **   C50a
1934, Ilya Usyskin, 5k brown violet, perforation L14, left sheet margin single, full OG, NH (trace of hinge on margin), VF, SC #373A
682 **   C68b/C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, vertical pair, top stamp with small "f" variety of surcharge, positions 9/14 of 25-stamp setting, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce se-tenant pair, SC #420 Ka/420, 900,000 rub