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Lots 905 - 1042,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #74, July 21, 2017. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
905 **   5190 imp
1983, Food Program, 5k multicolored, bottom left corner sheet margin imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF, SC #5372 Pa
N/A
906 **   5541a-44a
1987, WWF - Polar Bears, complete set in miniature sheets of eight, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, SC #5746-49
Click here to see Part 2
sold
907 **   5627a-31a
1987, Calgary Winter Olympic Games, 5k-30k, complete set in miniature sheets of eight, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #5840-44
sold
908 **   5713 imp
1988, North Pole Expedition of Ice-Breaker "Siberia", 20k multicolored, top right corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #5934 Pa
N/A
909 **   5795 imp
1989, International Letter Writing Week, 5k multicolored, top left corner sheet margin imperforated block of four, printed on thick chalk-surfaced paper without gum, NH, VF, SC #6030 imp
sold
910 **   5814 imp
1989, 72nd Anniversary of the October Revolution, 5k multicolored, top left corner sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #6043 Pa
sold
911 **   5815 imp
1989, Kosta Khetagurov, 5k dark reddish brown, top left corner sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #6045 Pa
N/A
912 **   6008a imp
1991, Cultural Heritage, 10k-30k, three-side margin horizontal imperforated se-tenant strip of five (top part of a sheet), perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, SC #6260-64 imp
sold
913 SB   1105/627

Souvenir Booklet for the UPU Congress in Brussels

1952, 81 stamps and Stalin souvenir sheet affixed over 11 pages, text in Russian on front cover and in French on the first page, fresh quality, VF and scarce
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
sold
914  

Imperial Russia, RSFSR and Soviet Union Mint Collection in a Green Stockbook

1858-1941, about 700 stamps and two souvenir sheets, starting with Imperial 10k and 20k with perforation 12 1/2, then 1k-5k of 1864, 2k-30k of 1875-79, Romanov Dynasty set, nice range of RSFSR issues, then Soviet Union the first definitive issue, nice commemorative sets (postage only), very nice quality material, with just a few flaws mentioned, full/large part of OG, F/VF, SC C.v. is over $10,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
sold
915  

Nice Collection in a Stockbook

1942-55, 900 mint stamps and 17 souvenir sheets, postage and air post with high level of completion, including souvenir sheets of Jubilee of Moscow (type I), Stalin Birthday, imperforated Lenin Mausoleum, practically all valuable sets from the period, fresh quality unit, full/large part of OG, mainly LH, F/VF or better, SC C.v. as hinged over $9,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20
sold
916 **   

"New Rouble" Complete Collection

1961-69, 1300 mint stamps and 31 souvenir sheets (no Green Tokyo Olympics), included surcharged North Pole and Soviet Cosmonauts imperforated souvenir sheets, imperforated sets of 1961-64 as addition to perforated ones, perfect quality material, full OG, NH, mostly VF, approximate SC C.v. $1,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
sold
917  

Outstanding Practically Complete Used Collection of All Periods in Large Beige Stockbook

1858-1959, over 2000 stamps, including some blocks of four and 9 souvenir sheets, representing Imperial, RSFSR and Soviet issues, postage, semi-postal and air post sets, starting with nice range of Imperial Arms types, then practically complete RSFSR material, beautiful gold definitive sets with 15k lemon yellow, all Soviet elusive sets of 1930ís, some inverted surcharges, imperforated stamps, perforation varieties are also presented, as addition includes used Green Tokyo Olympics sheet, occasional flaws possible, but very nice quality overall, postally used or CTO, F/VF, C.v. is $10,300 (#39 is a forgery Fournier and not counted)
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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, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41
sold
918 **   860/1188

Clean Collection of War and Early Post-War Periods

1942-47, over three hundred mint stamps and three souvenir sheets, neatly arranged on stock pages, practically complete for the period, including some better items, especially 1r Coat of Arms of 1947 with a spot on second "C" in "CCCP" variety, we mention some defects on the "key" values, several occasionally included regummed stamps, vast majority is collectible quality material, mainly full OG, NH, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
sold
919 **   

Small Better Sets Assemblage

1930-59, Cavalry Army, Flight to Far East (expertly regummed), Western Territories, Suvorov and etc., 11 complete issues, the total is 30 stamps, full OG, NH, VF
sold
920 */U   606/1382 var

Nice Group of Perforation Errors

1937-49, ten fantails (imperforated between stamp and margin), nine - neatly cancelled or CTO, one - mint, LH, in addition M. Kalinin of 1946, right sheet margin horizontal pair with double perforation at right (NH), flawless fresh quality unit, mostly VF, Current Standard C.v. is about $2,400
sold
921 **   1420/595

Selection of Better Blocks

1949-51, Tadzhik, Uzbek, Turkmen Republics, Scherbakov, Aivazovsky, Agriculture and Vasnetsov, seven complete sets in unfolded blocks of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Current Standard C.v. is about $1,000 as singles
Click here to see Part 2
sold
922 **   7015 imp
2007, 200th Anniversary of the Order of St. George, 10r multicolored, imperforated miniature sheet of eight with label in the middle, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce, SC #1162 imp
sold
923 **   7021 imp
2007, International Polar Year, 6r, 7r and 8r, imperforated se-tenant souvenir sheet of three, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, just a few such sheets exist, SC #1168-70 imp
sold
924  7062
2008, 450th Anniversary of Astrakhan, perforated multicolored proof of 8r (issued stamp has 9r denomination), perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12, mounted on Goznak presentation card, fresh, VF and extremely rare, SC #1221
sold
925 **   7067 imp
2008, Europa issue, 8r multicolored, right sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1230 imp
sold
926 **   7068 imp
2008, Election of President D. Medvedev, 7r multicolored, imperforated miniature sheet of four, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, only a handful exists, SC #1231 imp
sold
927 **   7072 imp
2008, 50th Anniversary of Helicopter Sport, 5r multicolored, left sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1241 imp
sold
928 **   7098 imp
2008, Russian Flora and Fauna, 7r multicolored, top left corner sheet margin horizontal pair of imperforated se- tenant blocks of three with label, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SC #1266-68 imp
sold
929 **   7099 imp
2008, Leningrad Oblast, 8k multicolored, right sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1272 imp, the Cat. states that shown objects are not belonging to the Leningrad Oblast
sold
930 **   7104 imp
2008, 15th Anniversary of the Federation Council, 10r multicolored, imperforated miniature sheet of 14 with label in the middle, full OG, NH, VF and rare, SC #1278 imp
sold
931 **   7189 imp
2009, 50th Anniversary of the Antarctic Treaty, 15r multicolored, right sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1379 imp
sold
932 **   7191 imp
2009, 50th Anniversary of the Strategic Rocket Forces, 9r multicolored, right sheet margin imperforated horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1381 imp
sold
933 **   7213 imp
2010, Europa issue, 10.50r multicolored, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1409 imp
sold
934 **   7250 imp
2010, Soccer, 12r multicolored, imperforated miniature sheet of eight with label in the middle, full OG, NH, VF and rare, SC #1458 imp
sold
935 ** B  7237 var

Souvenir Booklet

2016, 55th Anniversary of the First Long-Duration Space Flight, silver surcharge 31r on German Titov stamp of 10.50r multicolored, miniature sheet of six, housed in presentation booklet, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see presentation booklet
N/A
936 **   B7b var
1914, World War I Charity issue, 7k+1k dark brown and dark green on buff paper, perforation 13 1/2, right sheet margin horizontal pair, double perforation between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, this item is guaranteed genuine, SC #128B
N/A
937  B11 var
1915, World War I Charity issue, 7k+1k brown and green on white paper, dark blue overprint "Obrazets" on stamp with "wry smile" variety, full OG, NH, VF, SC #132 var
70.00
938 **   B14a
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, 2250r green, printed on thin paper, full OG, NH, VF, SC #19 PP
115.00
939  B17 var
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, 2250r blue, nice partial offset of the design on gum side, full OG, LH, VF and a spectacular item, SC #21 var
sold
940 **   B20-21 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, two stamps with inverted surcharges, blue "100r+100r" on 70k brown and black "250r+250r" on 35k ultra, full OG, NH, VF, SC #22 Ta, 25 Ta
sold
941 **   B20 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, blue surcharge 100r+100r on 70k brown, right sheet margin block of four, right stamps without surcharge, while left ones with surcharge strongly misplaced, full OG, NH, VF and an attractive item, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #22 var
sold
942    B20
1922, Famine Relief issue, blue surcharge 100r+100r, vertical strip of four and a single used together with 5th Anniversary of Revolution 10r brown and black in two pairs on reverse of cover from Kamenets (Podolia Gub.)to Kiev, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, slightly defected on front, stamps are not affected, F/VF
N/A
943  B24
1922, "Philately for the Children", black overprint on perforated 1k orange, first printing, position 4 (narrow "8" and italic second "2" in "22"), full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #49
N/A
944 **   B25
1922, "Philately for the Children", black overprint on 2k green, second printing, position 19 (missing dash in front of "22"), full OG, NH, VF, SC #050 Ka
N/A
945 **   B25a
1922, "Philately for the Children", inverted black overprint on 2k green, second printing, position 23 of not inverted setting, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantees on reverse, SC #050 Ta
sold
946 **   B26a
1922, "Philately for the Children", inverted black overprint on 3k red, first printing, position 13 of not inverted setting, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantees on reverse, SC #51 Ta
sold
947 **   B29a
1922, "Philately for the Children", inverted black overprint on imperforated 1k orange, bottom left corner margin single, overprint of the second printing, position 5 of not inverted setting, full OG, NH, VF, SC #048 Ta
N/A
948 **   B30 var
1922, Rostov-on-Don issue, 2t green, re-engraved cliche with hammer over sickle and changed design of peasant's legs (position 29), no gum as produced, NH, VF, a forgery on yellowish paper with the same variety is included, A. Farberov certificate, SC #SI1 var
N/A
949    B30, B32-33
1922, Rostov-on-Don issue, 2t, 4t and 6t, three values used on reverse of cover sent locally in Rostov, franked altogether by 15 stamps, tied by Rostov Train Station ds, arrival marking, F/VF
N/A
950 **   B36 var
1922, For the Hungry, Train, (no value indicated) gray blue, three side margin vertical strip of five, a part of the design is missing due to pre-printing paper fold, folded between first and second stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SC #56 var
N/A
951    B36
1923, For the Hungry, Train, (no value indicated) gray blue, used together with "Star" surcharge 40r on 15k in vertical strip of four on reverse of pre-printed cover from Kamenets (Podolia Gub.) to Berlin (Brender's correspondences), indistinct machine arrival on front, VF
N/A
952  B39 var
1923, "Philately for the Labor", gold surcharge "1r+1r" on 10r brown and black, right sheet margin single, "1" of "1923" is exactly under "1" of "1 Maya" (usually shifted to the left), position 10 of 25-stamp setting, proper FD cancel on a piece, VF, expertized by Romeko
Click here to see enlarged fragment
110.00
953  B40b
1923, "Philately for the Labor", inverted bronze surcharge 2r+2r on 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, VLH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #97 Tb
sold
954  B41
1923, "Philately for the Labor", red trial surcharge "4r+4r" on 5000r violet, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appears NH, VF, SC #98
sold
955 **   B42a
1923, "Philately for the Labor", inverted silver surcharge "4r+4r" on 5000r violet, nice quality single, full OG, NH, VF and rare, expertized by Dr. P. Jemtschoujin, SC #99 Tb
sold
956 **   B42b
1923, "Philately for the Labor", silver surcharge "4r+4r" with spaced "1 923" variety (position 6), left sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, expertized by G. Krischke, SC #99 Ka
sold
957    B39, B40a
1923, "Philately for the Labor", gold surcharge "1r+1r" on 10r and bronze surcharge "2r+2r" on 250r, printed on thin paper, used together with three other values on pre- printed L. Eichfuss' postcard from Moscow to Mineralnye Vody, appropriate "1.5.23" FD cancellation, no backstamp, VF and scarce
N/A
958 **   B43b
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, inverted black surcharge 3K+10k on 100r orange, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF, SC #63 Ta
sold
959  B45a
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, black surcharge 14k+30k on 300r green, printed on thin paper, nice and very fresh, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF, SC #66PP
N/A
960 **   B47a var
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, black surcharge 20k+50k on 1000r carmine, printed on thick ("cotton") paper, top sheet margin horizontal pair, right stamp with "Groletariatu" variety, full OG, NH, VF, SC #67 CP Kc
sold
961    B54-57
1929-30, Child Welfare, two complete sets of two used on registered cover from Leningrad to USA, appropriate markings and arrival ds on reverse, VF
N/A
962    B54a
1929, Child Welfare, 10+2k olive brown and brown red, perforation 10 1/2, used together with peasant 5k brown on cover from Moscow to Monaco, backstamped, slight fold away from the stamps, F/VF and scarce franking
N/A
963    

Pioneer Flight Covers

October 28, 1870, Ballon Monte entire letter to Vladimir-Volynsky (now Ukraine), franked by 80c carmine, appropriate cancellations, mostly VF, one of two known covers addressed to the territory of modern Ukraine
N/A
964    109
September 11, 1922, Pioneer Flight cover from Moscow to Berlin (Brender's correspondences), franked on reverse by 12 Imperial stamps of 10r, including block of nine, tied by Moscow date stamp, postmarked in Berlin on 15.9.22,boxed "Mit Luftpost" and other appropriate markings, two folds, still F/VF
N/A
965    C1
December 2, 1922, registered cover prepared to be sent by Flight Moscow-Koenigsberg, addressed to Berlin, franked on reverse by ten adhesives, including seven stamps with red Airplane overprint on 45r green and black, however air mail service was interrupted due to winter season and cover sent by surface service, green Koenigsberg and "Mit Luftpost" markings, Berlin "10.12.22" arrival marking, cover was opened roughly, still VF and very scarce
N/A
966 **   C1
1922, red Airplane overprint on 45k black and green, right sheet margin vertical gutter pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SC #64
N/A
967  C1 var
1922, red Airplane overprint on 45r green and black, bottom sheet margin single, printed on creamy paper, full OG, VLH , VF, a common stamp is included
85.00
968 **   C6-9, C10-11, C12-13
1924-30, "Fokker 111" surcharged issue, Air Post Conference and Zeppelin issue, three complete sets, the total is eight values, full OG, NH, F/VF
sold
969  C10 var
1927, International Air Post Conference, 10k dark blue and yellow brown, white spot on "7" variety, nicely centered, full OG, LH, VF, SC #185 Kb
N/A
970  C12-13, C21 var
1930-31, Zeppelin issue, complete set of two, perforation 12 1/2, both stamps with a white dot behind denomination on the right value tablet, and Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray blue, perforation 10 1/2x12, all with full OG,LH or previously hinged, F/VF, SC #258-59 Ka, 272A
sold
971  C15-19, C20-24
1931, Airships, 10k-1r, imperforated and perforated complete sets of five, the last one with line perforation, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SC #266-70, 271 -75
N/A
972 **   C23 var
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k dark brown, comb perforation, right sheet margin single, spectacular double impression of the complete design, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, SC #274A
N/A
973 **   C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k indigo blue, error of color, left sheet margin example, centered to the top, full OG, NH and fine, SC #276
sold
974 **   C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k indigo blue, error of color, centered to the bottom, minimal gum wrinkle, still full OG, NH and fine, SC #276
sold
975 **   C25b
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray black, engraved printing, perforation 14, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #301A
sold
976 **   C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 30k-2r, imperforated complete set of four, all with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, SC #286-89
sold
977  C26-29, C30-33
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin" 30k-2r, imperforated and perforated complete sets of four, the last one with comb perforation, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SC #286-89, 290A-93A
sold
978  C26-29, C30-33
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin" 30k-2r, imperforated and perforated (comb) complete sets of four, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SC #286-89, 290A-93A
sold
979    C26
1935, pre-printed (Soviet Philatelic Association) registered cover from Moscow to Berne, franked by ice-breaker "Malygin" 30k violet, imperforated single and surcharge 8k on postage due 1k red, typo printing on paper without watermark, arrival ds, VF
115.00
980    C29
1937, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 2r blue, imperforated single, used together with Ethnographic issue 10k brown and three other values on registered cover from Leningrad to Haifa (then - Palestine), appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
N/A
981 **   C30-33
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 30k-2r, perforated (comb 12x12 1/2) complete set of four, full OG, NH, F/VF centering, SC #290A-93A
sold
982  C34-35, C35a
1932, International Polar Year, 50k carmine and 1r green, complete set of two, in addition stamp of 1r with perforation 10 1/2, full OG, LH, VF, SC #297-98, 298A
sold
983 **   C37-39
1933, Stratostat "CCCP 1", 5k-20k, complete set of three, stamp of 10k with translucent inclusion at the bottom, otherwise full OG, NH, VF, SC #341-43
N/A
984 **   C40-44
1934, Civil Aviation, 5k-80k, complete set of five, printed on watermarked paper, practically flawless unit, full OG, NH, VF, SC #355-59
sold
985  C41
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 10k in violet, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, enlarged margins, full OG, VLH, VF, expertized by Z. Mikulski
860.00
986  C42
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 20k in violet, printed on watermarked paper, enlarged margins, full OG, LH, VF, SC #357
860.00
987  C50-52
1934, Stratosphere Disaster, 5k-20k, complete set of three, blocks of six and four (ten sets), CTO with full OG, VF
sold
988  C51 var
1934, Stratosphere Disaster, Andrey Vasenko, 10k brown, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG, VF and rare perforation error, SC #374 Pb
N/A
989  C51 var
1934, Stratosphere Disaster, Andrey Vasenko, 10k brown, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, neatly cancelled, VF and very scarce perforation error, SC #374 Pd
N/A
990  C53-57
1934, Airships, 5k-30k, complete set of five, nicely centered, full OG, LH, VF, SC #376-80
N/A
991  C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, 1k-50k, complete set of ten, nice quality, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, SC #392-401
sold
992 **   C58-62, C66 var
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, 1k-15k and 40k, group of six values, all with horizontal watermark "borders and rosettes" (stamp of 40k is scarce), full OG, NH, VF
sold
993  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, position 22, full OG, VLH, VF, expertized by H. Bloch, S. Sismondo certificate, SC #420
sold
994  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, position 18, Moscow Telegraph Office cancellation, tiny spot of natural inclusion at the bottom margin, otherwise fresh and VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #420
sold
995  C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge (position 9), full OG, VLH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #420 Ka
sold
996  C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge (position 10), full OG, very light trace of hinge (appearing NH), VF, expertized by Z. Mikulski, SC #420 Ka
sold
997 **   C69-75
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 10k-1r, complete set of seven, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, SC #473-79
sold
998  C70 var
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 20k gray green and black, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, neat top right corner cancellation, VF, SC #474 Pc
sold
999  C72a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 40k violet brown and black, right sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, LH, VF, each stamp with F. Kessler guarantee hs, SC #476 Pb
sold
1000 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 1r black, brown and buff, souvenir sheet of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 3
sold
1001 **   C75a var
1937, Aviation Exhibition 1r black, brown and buff, souvenir sheet of four, upper right stamp with re-engraved stripe at the top, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 3 Ka
Click here to see enlarged fragment
N/A
1002 **   C76, var
1939, Aviation Day, red overprint on 50k dull violet, block of four, top left stamp with overprint raised for 2mm, full OG, NH, VF and an attractive item, SC #604, var
115.00
1003 **   C83-90, var
1949, Air Mail Routes, Airplanes and Views, 50k-3r, complete set of eight from original printings, in addition reprints of 50k, 60k, 1r and 3r, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1364- 72, var
sold
1004 **   C95-96 var
1955, North Pole - Moscow, red overprint on 1r multicolored and 2r black and yellow green, first one is a single with omitted dash, the other one is horizontal pair, left stamp with wide space, right one - with no dash varieties, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1755-56 Ka
sold
1005 **   C96 var
1955, North Pole - Moscow, red overprint on 2r black and yellow green, horizontal pair, left stamp with wide space between "Sev." and "Polius" (type III), right stamp without dash variety, in addition a single with perforation L12 1/2,all with full OG, NH, VF, SC #1756, Ka, A
sold
1006 **   C96 var
1955, North Pole - Moscow Flight, red overprint on 2r black and yellow green, spectacular 5mm shift of vertical perforation on the right, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1007  CO1-3

Air Post Official stamps

1922, red surcharges on Consular stamps, 12m/2.25r-120/2.25r, set of three values, all are type I, nice quality, full OG, LH, VF, each one with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #SI5-7
sold
1008  CO1
1922, red surcharge 12m on Consular Fee stamp of 2.25r, type IV, position 9, large part of OG, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #SI5
sold
1009  CO8
1922, red surcharge 1200m on Consular Fee stamp of 3r, type I, top left corner sheet margin single from position 1, left margin reinforced by very light hinge, full OG, VF, expertized by Roumet and Romeko, SC #SI12
1725.00
1010  C1/76, E1-3

Air Post Collection Balance

1922-39, 52 mint stamps and one souvenir sheet, representing 15 complete issues, among better Zeppelin issue, both perforation, Airships of 1931, Stratosphere Disaster with 5k, perforation 14 and others, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SC C.v. is $2,200
Click here to see Part 2
sold
1011 */U   C1/52

Nice Grouping

1922-34, Zeppelin issue, Airships of 1931, engraved Airship over Dnieper Dam (all perforations, perf 10 1/2 cancelled), Civil Aviation on watermarked paper, Stratosphere Disaster and etc., the total is 28stamps, nine complete issues, fresh quality, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SC C.v. is close to $1,600
N/A
1012 **   J6, J8-9
1924, red surcharges 12k, 32k and 40k on "Sword Breaking Chain" of 35k and 70k, three complete sheets of 100, representing numerous surcharge and basic stamp varieties, apparently unfolded, but trimmed margin on the right, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #D6, D8-9
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230.00
1013 **/*   J11-17, J18-24
1925, Numerals, 1k-14k, litho and typo printing on paper without watermark, perforation 12 or 14, typo printing on watermarked paper, the total is 24 stamps, including 10k litho on thinned paper, full OG, mainly NH (two stamps are LH), mostly VF, SC #D10/29
sold
1014 **   SC #SI13-14
1922, "Sword Breaking Chain", red surcharge 250r on 35k pale blue (color variety) and shifted to the bottom red surcharge 500r on 70k brown, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1015    SC #PE6
1927, black surcharge 5k on World War I Charity stamp of 1+1k red and green, used on reverse of philatelic exchange cover from Moscow to Vienna, tied by seven- line official marking, cover franked by seven regular values on front, appropriate markings, VF
sold
1016    SC #PE6
1928, registered cover from Moscow to Vienna, franked by five adhesives, philatelic exchange tax surcharge 5k on 1+1k red and green is on reverse, tied by official cachet, vertical bend along the stamp, still F/VF
N/A
1017 **   SC #PE13
1925, black surcharge 1r on 7k+1k brown and green, position 21 with broken "CP" at the top, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
sold
1018 **   SC #PE19
1931, 5th (auxiliary) issue, black handstamp 10k over black surcharge 25k on 300r green, usual rough perforation, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1019 **   SC #PE20-21
1932-33, 6th issue, black surcharges 10k and 5k on 70k brown, horizontal se-tenant pair, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse of each stamp
275.00
1020 **   SC #SI13-14, PE1/29

Small Collection

1922-33, 1st, 2nd, 3rd ad 6th issues, the total is 23 mint stamps, full OG, NH (one stamp occasionally LH), mostly VF
sold
1021 */U   

Group of Various Revenue and Tax stamps

1890-1920, 15 mostly used stamps, including ten resident permit, one Consular stamp with Montevideo cancel, Control stamp of 5r with inverted background and three South Russia revenue stamps, minor flaws possible, mainly F/VF
170.00
1022  
1916, reverse part of an envelope from Petrograd to London, bearing four St. Eugene Society charity labels of 1k-10k, label of 1k "For Soldiers and their Families" and World War I postal charity stamp of 5+1k, censorship and interesting "Delay" cachet, vertical fold did not detract, F/VF (please note this item is not a complete cover)
N/A
1023  

Nice Group

1912-30, 54 different charity and propaganda labels, Help to War Invalids, Anti-Tuberculosis, Oppressors and Defenders of Freedom and many others, issued in Petrograd, Moscow, Kaluga, Homel, Yekaterinburg and etc., minor usual flaws possible (two defected stamps found), fresh condition overall, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5
sold
1024  
1922-24, Insurance Company "Peterburg", three stamps of different categories in Cyrillic "A", "B" and "V", each one for "5 People", fresh, full OG, VF
sold
1025  L3
1863, (4k) bluish green and black, four side margin single, original printing, no gum as produced, VF, J. Stolow guarantee hs
sold
1026 **   L12b
1901, Wenden Castle, 2k green and brown, bottom right corner sheet margin imperforated block of four, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $240 as two pairs
sold
1027 */U   

Collection on a Stockpage

1862-1901, 45 mint or used stamps, starting with two No.1, then four reprints or forgeries of the second issue, nice range of various Arms stamps, Wenden Castle issue includes four nice proofs in various color combinations, fresh quality overall, F/VF
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sold
1028    1-5
1919, 5k-50k, complete set of five in top sheet margin blocks of four, used on cover to Tallinn, tied by "P.P.T. Kon. S.-Z. Arm. 25.11.19" date stamp, Tallinn "30.11.19" arrival marking on reverse, mostly VF
N/A
1029    1
1907, PPC (view of Port Arthur) from Harbin to Belgium, franked by Imperial 3k carmine (lower left corner defected) and "Kitai" overprint on 1k orange, postmarked on arrival, VF
N/A
1030    2
1903, two mixed franking postcards, first one from Shanghai to France via Tientsin and Moscow, slightly rounded corners, the other one from Newchwang to Montevideo (no backstamp), mostly VF
sold
1031    5
1903, registered pre-printed cover from Russian PO in Shanghai to Old Bukhara, red manuscript reads: "Registered. Via Port Arthur", franked on reverse by seven stamps of 7k blue with red diagonal overprint"Kitai", postmarked on arrival, mostly VF
sold
1032  11
1904-08, red diagonal overprint "Kitai" on 10k blue, printed on vertically laid paper, intact perforation and fresh colors, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by A. Rosselevitch, A. Diena, P. Buchsbayew certificate
sold
1033    30
1915-16, entire wrapper for newspaper "The North China Herald", addressed to Scotland, franked by two stamps with blue "Kitai" overprint on 4k carmine, two line violet marking "Part of a mail captured by Germans and delayed", usual folds, mainly VF and scarce
N/A
1034  50-63, 64-70
1917, black diagonal surcharges in "cents" and "dollars" on 1k-10r, two complete sets, the total is 19 stamps, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $141
N/A
1035  80b var
1920, Harbin double surcharge 5c on 5k claret, horizontal imperforated pair, one of second surcharge has italic "C" variety (placed between stamps), full OG, previously hinged, VF and very rare in pair, C.v. $500 for a pair without variety
sold
1036  2
1865, (20pa) brown and blue, enlarged side margins imperforated single, blue dotted cancellation, VF, expertized by H. Bloch, P. Kosack guarantee hs, C.v. $750
sold
1037    15
1896, 10k pale red and green, used on cover from Russian PO at Trebizond to Russian PO at Constantinople, appropriately cancelled, postmarked on arrival, VF
170.00
1038  40-48
1909, 50th Anniversary of R.O.P.iT., black surcharges 5pa/1k-70pi/7r, complete set of nine, full OG, previously hinged, VF
85.00
1039  71-80
1909, overprint "Jaffa", 5pa-70pi, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $318
sold
1040  71-79
1909, overprint "Jaffa", 5pa-70pi, set of nine (no blue overprint on 5pa/1k), all with proper Jaffa cancellations, mostly VF, C.v. $342.75
N/A
1041  81-90
1909, overprint "Ierusalem", 5pa-70pi, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, two high values expertized by Dr. Jemtschoujin, C.v. $350
sold
1042  81-90
1909, overprint "Ierusalem", 5pa-70pi, complete set of ten, all with appropriate Ierusalem cancellations, mostly VF, C.v. $397
N/A