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Lots 742 - 771,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #73, May 19, 2017. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
742 **   302-03 imp
1925, Vladimir Lenin, 5r brick red and 10r indigo, bottom sheet margin imperforated blocks of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC #0100-01
sold
743  305
1925, peasant, imperforated proof of 2k in gray, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF, SC #77
sold
744  308
1925, worker 5k lilac, perforated stamp printed on watermarked paper, horizontal strip of five, perfin "Obrazets", full OG, NH, VF, SC #80
sold
745 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k brown olive, litho printing, "small head" variety, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF, SC #119
sold
746 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k brown olive, litho printing with double impression of "small head" variety, nicely centered example, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, expertized by Z. Mikulski, SC #119 Ta
sold
747 **   316 imp
1926, soldier 18k violet, typo printing on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, right margin horizontal imperforated pair with vertical varnish lines, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, some specialists considered this item as a proof of issued perforated stamp, SC #89 Pa
sold
748  320
1925, peasant 50k brown, perforated stamp printed on watermarked paper, horizontal strip of five, perfin "Obrazets", perforation tips cut by scissors at three sides, full OG, NH, VF, SC #93
sold
749 **   323 var
1925, worker 2r green and rose, harrow perforation 12, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, complete pane of 25 with marginal control inscription and offset of the design on gum side, invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF, SC #95 var
sold
750 **   326 var
1925, Academy of Sciences, perforated proof of 3k in orange brown, printed on thick paper without watermark, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, usual fold between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, VF and rare
sold
751  SC #NP38
1925, Centenary of the Decembrist Mutiny, imperforated essay of unaccepted design of 7k in brown with text at the top "Vy Zhertvou Pali v Bor'be Rokovoi" (You were victims in the fatal fight), mounted on gray cardboard, size 128x101mm, red overprint "Project. December 5, 1926", nice quality, VF and probably unique item in this color
sold
752  SC #0121
1926, worker, complete set of five imperforated trial color proofs of 8k in yellow, green, carmine, blue and red lilac, printed on white improved paper, all are sheet margin examples, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp expertized by Z. Mikulski
sold
753 **   342-44
1926, Vladimir Lenin, 1r-3r, complete set of three, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, 1r with vertical position of watermark, full OG, NH, VF, SC #128w, 129-30
sold
754 **   343a
1926, Vladimir Lenin, 2r black violet, perforation L12 1/2, top left corner sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF and a gorgeous piece, SC #129A
sold
755 **   342-43 imp
1926, Vladimir Lenin, 1r dark brown and 2r black violet, two imperforated stamps printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, nice enlarged margins, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SC #128-29 Pa
2875.00
756 **   349a, var
1927, black surcharge 8k on worker 7k brown, perforation 12 1/2, cross-gutter block of four printed on paper without watermark, top left stamp with broken left leg of "P" in surcharge variety, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF,SC #181A, var
sold
757 **   365 var
1927, inverted black surcharge (type II) 8k on 14k brown, bottom left corner margin single, litho printing, perforation 12 1/2x12, pin-hole on the right, full OG, NH (hinged on margin), VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, N. Mandrovski certificate
sold
758    359/72
1927-30, four registered covers, two from Moscow to Germany and two from Leningrad to USA, franked by various surcharges 8k on postage due stamps in pairs and blocks of four, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, mostly VF
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sold
759 **   374a
1927, Dr. Ludwik Zamenhof, 14k bright green and brown, perforation L10, right sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, SC #184B
sold
760 **   374c
1927, Dr. Ludwik Zamenhof, 14k bright green and dark brown, left sheet margin imperforated single, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #184 Pa
sold
761  377
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, imperforated proof of 7k in myrtle green, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SC #204P
860.00
762 **   378 imp
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 8k brown and black, horizontal imperforated pair, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF, SC #205 Pa
170.00
763    379 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, Map of the Soviet Union without red color on Sakhalin Island, 14k blue and red, used on cover from Moscow to Paris, slight fold away from the stamp, no arrival ds, otherwise VF, SC #206 Ka
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230.00
764 **   406b
1928-29, Vladimir Lenin, 3r dark green, top right corner margin imperforated single printed on watermarked "lozenges" paper, excellent quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SC #221 Pa
sold
765  408 var
1928-29, Vladimir Lenin, 10r indigo, printed on watermarked "lozenges" paper, perforation 10 1/2, right sheet margin example with control marking, imperforated on the right, full OG, VLH, appears NH, VF and scarce, SC #223 Pc
sold
766  411a
1929, Pioneers' Assembly, 10k olive brown, perforation 10 1/2, nice margins, full OG, LH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
sold
767  SC #NP60 var
1930, Saving Bank, perforated 12 essay of unaccepted design of 10k in olive green, the text reads: "Beregi vremia, pol'zuisia beznalichnymi raschetami!" (Take care of time, use non-cash payments), mounted on gray card, size 78x103mm, red overprint "Project. November 27, 1930", fresh, VF and extremely rare
N/A
768    431-34
1930, First Cavalry Army, complete set in blocks of four, used on separate registered covers from Moscow to Germany, blocks of 2k and 5k with some additional franking, each cover with Ka-Be advertising label and arrival ds on reverse, VF and an attractive group
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sold
769 **   435
1930, Educational Exhibition, 10k olive green, horizontal watermark, right sheet margin block of six, full OG, NH, VF, SC #255
85.00
770 **   440 var
1930, 25th Anniversary of the Revolution of 1905, 10k dark green and red, perforated single with nice offset on reverse, full OG, NH, VF, SC #265 Tb
75.00
771 **   472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 3k- 35k, complete set of seven, practically without usual gum creases, full OG, NH, F/VF, SC #302-08
sold