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Lots 809 - 845,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #79, September 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
809 **   2930A var
1964, Conquest of Space, 10k multicolored, souvenir sheet of six, printed on ordinary paper, light blue (engraved) color printed twice (text on the right margin), full OG, NH, VF and rare unrecorded error, a common sheet is included, SC Block 38 var
700.00 
 
810 **   3030 var
1965, 20th Anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, 1k multicolored, dates "1945/1965" significantly shifted to the left, bottom right corner sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included, SC #3107A Ta
140.00 
 
811 **   3116 var
1965, Mikhail Kalinin, 4k deep claret and red, horizontal pair, left stamp has wing at left (NH), in addition K. Tsiolkovski (1951) with wing at right (LH), both with full OG, VF
95.00 
 
812 **   3193-94 var
1966, Cosmonauts' Day, 10k and 12k, two complete sheets of 30 (6x5), first one with double impression of gold color, the other one has yellow undercoating (under gold color) strongly shifted to the left, unfolded and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #3256-57 var
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950.00 
 
813 **   3193 var
1966, Cosmonauts' Day, 10k multicolored, perforated single with double impression of rose color, full OG, NH, VF, SC #3256 var
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95.00 
 
814 **   3260 var
1966, Coat of Arms and Soviet Emblem, 4k red, offset printing, block of four, nice perforation freak, leaving two left stamps partly imperforated, prospective folds, full OG, NH, VF and an attractive item, SC #3331 var
95.00 
 
815 **   3260 imp
1966, Coat of Arms, 4k red, litho printing, top and bottom sheet margin vertical block of 20 (2x10), representing imperforated block of four at the bottom due to break of comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF and rare, SC #3331A
2400.00 
 
816 **   3308 var
1967, Newspaper "Izvestia" awarded with Order of Lenin, black litho overprint on 4k multicolored, top left corner sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF and scarce guaranteed genuine example of this unissued stamp
475.00 
 
817  3383 var
1967, Explorers on the Moon, 6k multicolored with black obliterating ink shifted to the top and showing complete text at the bottom, which reads "On The Moon. Raised Earth", neat postal machine cancellation, VF and possibly unique stamp in used condition, SC #3454 I
1400.00 
 
818 **   3711 var
1970, Lenin Philatelic Exhibition, 20k red, black and gold, two souvenir sheets, both of type I with thick text at the bottom and parallel embossed lines, one in addition with joined "00" of "100" variety, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 65I, var
95.00 
 
819 **   3779, var
1970, 50th Anniversary of the Electrification Plan (GOELRO), gold overprint on 4k multicolored, complete transition sheet of 12, stamps of the right vertical row have practically missing red color, especially on table cloth and map variety, full OG, NH, VF, SC #3857, var
240.00 
 
820 **   3779 var
1970, 50th Anniversary of the Electrification Plan (GOELRO), gold overprint on 4k multicolored, double embossing of Arms variety, complete sheet of 12, full OG, NH, VF and rare in complete sheet, SC #3857 var
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700.00 
 
821 **   3824 var
1971, 2500th Anniversary of Feodosia, 10k multicolored, bottom right corner margin single with wing at right due to significant shift of vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF and eye-catching stamp, SC #3896 var
95.00 
 
822  4147
1973, "Girl with Fan" by A. Renoir, 50k multicolored, drawn water-color essay of a souvenir sheet by artist G. Komlev, size 70x100mm, mounted on thin card, VF and unique, in fact this design had been used for stamp of 20kdenomination, SC #4247
275.00 
 
823  4245
1974, 3rd Congress of the Soviet Philatelic Association, 4k multicolored, drawn water-color essay of a stamp by artist G. Komlev, size 70x100mm, mounted on thin card, VF and unique, similar design had been used for a souvenir sheet and for illustrated stationery envelope, SC Block 100
275.00 
 
824  4386 var
1975, Paintings by F. Vasilyev, 4k multicolored, all offset colors omitted (central vignette), lacquered coating is intact on complete miniature sheet of seven with label at the top left, pre-printed First Day cancellation, full OG,NH, VF and extremely rare, SC #4470 var
1900.00 
 
825  4470
1976, Stockholm Appeal against Nuclear Weapons, perforated proof with text and outer line of the oval in red instead of gold, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, a common stamp is included, SC #4561
950.00 
 
826 **   4484 var
1976, Palekh Paintings, 14k multicolored, gold color (ornament and denomination) is inverted, bottom right corner sheet margin vertical pair, lower stamp without denomination, full OG, NH, VF and rare major error, only four other such se-tenant pairs possible, since the only sheet of 25 stamps has been discovered, copy of N. Mandrovski certificate for a complete sheet of 25, SC #4574 var
1900.00 
 
827 **   4506 imp
1976, Caucasus Flowers, 2k multicolored, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC #4596 Pa
190.00 
 
828 **   4508 imp
1976, Caucasus Flowers, 4k multicolored, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, SC #4598 Pa
375.00 
 
829 **   4705 var
1978, Soviet Constitution, 30k multicolored, souvenir sheet with broken hammer of the Soviet Emblem variety, full OG, NH, VF, a common sheet is included, SC Block 135 Ka
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70.00 
 
830 **   4705 var
1978, Soviet Constitution, 30k multicolored, souvenir sheet with partially broken text on the left variety, full OG, NH, VF, Block 135 var
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70.00 
 
831 **   4711, var
1978, St. George Slaying the Dragon, 12k multicolored, bottom right corner sheet margin block of four and three side margin horizontal strip of five, each one showing variety: missing denomination (position 20) or broken bottom inscription (position 23), full OG, NH, VF, SC #4848, var
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190.00 
 
832 **   4721 var
1978, Ice-Breaker "Vasily Pronchischev", 4k multicolored, bottom right corner sheet margin block of four, two bottom stamps printed on double paper with white fabric added, presumably because it came from the end of paper roll, full OG, NH, VF and great item for a specialist, SC #4858 var
475.00 
 
833  4752
1979, International Year of the Child, pencil sketch of 4k stamp, unadopted design by artist G. Komlev, similar stamp was issued with design provided by artist I. Suschenko, size 103x150mm, made on thick paper, fresh, VF and unique, SC #4898
240.00 
 
834 **   4772 imp var
1979, Children Drawings, 2k multicolored, right sheet margin imperforated single with adjoining stamp at the bottom, beautiful offset on reverse, full OG, NH, VF, SC #4928 Pa var
95.00 
 
835 **   4775 imp
1979, Children Drawings, 15k multicolored, bottom right corner sheet margin imperforated single, no gum as produced, NH, VF, SC #4531 Pa
190.00 
 
836 **   4792 var
1979, New Year 1980, Olympic Misha, 4k multicolored, miniature sheet of 16, full OG, NH, VF, SC #4948MS
80.00 
 
837 **   4795 imp
1979, Flag and Soviet Emblem, 4k multicolored, top right corner sheet margin imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, SC #4951Pa, C.v. $16,800++
2400.00 
 
838  4793-95
1979, Peace Program, 4k multicolored, set of five drawn water-color essays by Y. Levinovsky, two of which are unadopted designs, each one has approximate size 55x110mm, mounted on thin cardboard, minimal soiling, otherwise fresh, VF and unique, SC #4950-52
1400.00 
 
839  4903
1981, 26th Congress of Ukrainian Communist Party, drawn water-color perforated essay of unadopted design 4k multicolored by artist G. Komlev, size 55x80mm, mounted on thin cardboard, fresh and VF and unique, issued stamp of other design had been submitted by G. Komlev also, SC #5085
275.00 
 
840 **   4915 imp
1981, Abkhazian Autonomous Soviet Republic, 4k multicolored, bottom sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, SC #5096 Pa
375.00 
 
841 **   4981 imp
1981, Four-Masted Ship "Tovarisch", 4k multicolored, top right corner margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, SC #5162Pa
190.00 
 
842 **   4992a var
1981, Space Flight of "Salyut T4" and "Salyut 6", 10k and 10k multicolored, vertical se-tenant pair, complete sheet of 15 pairs, each bottom stamp with "extra Moon" variety (white spot over right shoulder of Cosmonaut Savinykh),perfect quality multiple, full OG, NH, VF and very rare
1400.00 
 
843  5016 imp
1982, Equestrian Sports, 4k multicolored, vertical imperforated pair, this imperforated variety exists cancelled to order only, full OG, NH, VF, SC 5198 Pa
475.00 
 
844  5017
1982, Equestrian Sports, 6k multicolored, drawn water- color essay of a stamp by N. Litvinov, size 125x90mm, signed by the artist, fresh, VF and unique, in fact stamp of this but mirrored design was issued with denomination 15k, SC #5199
475.00 
 
845  5039, var
1982, 70th Anniversary of the Newspaper "Pravda", 4k multicolored, block of ten (5x2), two stamps on the left and two at the top right have damaged black print, including pre-printed cancellation (CTO with full OG), VF
140.00