Lots 880 - 1004, Catalogue of Auction #24 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
880 **   242-49
1923, Agriculture Fair, perf and imperf cplt sets of 4, NH. F/VF
 
30.00
881  250-59
1923, 1k-1r, litho printing, imperf cplt set of 10, all with sheet margins, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #228I-37I
 
30.00
882  250-59
1923, 1k-1r, litho printing, two imperf cplt set of 10, nice margins all around, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
 
60.00
883    256
1923, 10k blue, litho printing, horiz imperf pair, used together with War Charity "For Invalids" 5k multi on cover from Petrograd to Denmark, postmarked on arrival, VF
150.00
884  259 var
1923, 1r red and brown, litho printing, perf L12 1/2, nicely cancelled, fresh, VF
 
50.00
885 **   261
1924, worker, 4k deep rose, litho printing, perf 14 1/2, block of 15 (5x3), blue ink on reverse of the LL stamp, usual centering, NH and very rare multiple, C.v. $1,500 as hinged singles
750.00
886 **   262
1924, soldier 10k dark blue, litho printing, perf 14 1/2, usual centering, the "key" stamp of the set, fresh, NH, L. Hovest certificate, Mi #251 AI
100.00
887 **   265 var
1924, Lenin mourning issue, 3k red and black, narrow frame var, the "key" value of the set, post office fresh, NH, VF, Mi #238 IB
400.00
888  268 var
1924, Lenin mourning issue, 20k red and black, narrow frame var, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF, Mi #241 IB
100.00
889    265, 267
1924, four stamps of Lenin mourning issue, used together with imperf 1k orange on registered cover from Fort No.2 Zhusaly Station to Brno, all appropriate markings, F/VF
100.00
890    265-68
1925, Lenin mourning issue, imperf cplt set of 4 with wide frame, used on registered cover from Baku to New York, postmarked on arrival, VF
100.00
891    266
1925, Lenin mourning issue, 6k red and black in block of 4, used on cover from Moscow to Netherlands, arrival cds, VF
80.00
892 **   275A fn
1924-25, peasant 2k green, typo printing, double impression, horiz imperf pair with adjacent a part of the third stamp, truncated at the top left corner, one stamp is intact, full OG, NH, VF and spectacular piece
120.00
893 **   275A fn
1924-25, peasant 2k green, typo printing, double impression, imperf bottom margin block of 6, two rows of horiz invalidating perf, full OG, NH, VF
120.00
894 **   275A fn
1924-25, peasant 6k light blue, left sheet margin imperf block of 4, minor gum wrinkles as often, still fresh, NH, VF, Mi #233 II
250.00
895 **   275A fn
1924-25, worker 20k green; and soldier 1r red and brown, typo printing, two imperf stamps with nice margins, invalidating perf across the design, NH, VF
 
100.00
896 **   275A fn
1924-25, worker 20k dark green, typo printing, imperf horiz strip of 3, invalidating perf across the design, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
897 **   275A fn
1924-25, worker 20k light green, typo printing, imperf left sheet margin block of 4, invalidating perf across the design, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
898 **   275A fn
1924-25, soldier 1r, red color only, typo printing, right sheet margin imperf block of 4, invalidating perf across the design, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
899 **   275A fn
1926, 7k-5r, typo printing, imperf cplt set of 8, most with sheet margins, post office fresh, NH, VF, Mi #248E/61E, 170
 
75.00
900  276
1924-25, worker 1k orange, typo printing, perf 14 1/2, nice centering, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #242A
 
60.00
901    276
1925, registered cover locally sent in Minsk, franked with five regular values, including three of 1k orange, typo printing, perf 14 1/2, arrival ds, VF
150.00
902  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, perf 14 1/2, neatly cancelled, nice centering, VF, Mi #253A, 210
 
50.00
903  288A
1924-25, peasant 30k violet, typo printing, perf 14 1/2, three side margins strip of 5, perfin "OBRAZETS" (Specimen), full OG, NH, Mi #255A
150.00
904  289
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, perf 14 1/2, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #257A
 
75.00
905 */(*)   289
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, perf 14 1/2, two copies, full OG or unused, VF, Mi #257A
 
100.00
906 **   288c
1925, worker 20k gray green, typo printing, perf 12, right sheet margin block of 4, post office fresh, NH, VF, Mi #254B, 144++
100.00
907 **   292, 293a
1924-25, 3r and 5r, two high values, last one with perf 10 1/2, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $62.50 as hinged
 
50.00
908 **   292 imp
1924-25, soldier 3r black brown and green, typo printing on thin grayish paper, type I, horiz imperf pair, horiz invalidating perf across the design, full OG, NH, VF
80.00
909 **   292 imp var
1924-25, soldier 3r black brown and green, typo printing on thin grayish paper, type I, brown color is printed twice, horiz imperf pair, horiz invalidating perf across the design, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
910  293 var
1924-25, worker 5r dull blue and gray brown, printed on thin grayish paper, left sheet margin imperf copy, very fresh and nice stamp, full OG, LH, VF and quite rare, Mi #261 var
1200.00
911    294, 296
January 21, 1925, Lenin Mausoleum, three imperf stamps used on addressed registered FDC, cancelled with Moscow Philatelic Exhibition ds, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce early FD cover
250.00
912    294-97
January 21, 1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperf cplt set of 4, used together with Lenin 3k red and black with "black dot on tie" var on unaddressed FDC, VF
150.00
913  298-301 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, perf cplt set of 4, printed on thick paper, nice centering, stamp of 20k with horiz watermark var, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #292AY-95AY, 280++
150.00
914  298-301 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, perf cplt set of 4, printed on thick paper, perfect centering, full OG, LH, VF
 
100.00
915  302-03, 342-44
1925-26, Lenin, 1r-10r, two cplt sets, wmk "Greek Borders and Rosettes", 5r and 10r with perf 13 1/2, full OG, LH, F/VF
 
75.00
916  302-03, 342-44
1925-26, Lenin, 1r-10r, two cplt sets, wmk "Greek Borders and Rosettes", 5r and 10r with perf 13 1/2, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
 
75.00
917  302b-03b, 342-44
1925-26, Lenin, 1r-10r, two cplt sets, all with perf 10 1/2, wmk "Greek Borders and Rosettes", full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
 
75.00
918 **   302-03 imp
1926, Lenin, 5r and 10r, imperf cplt set of 2, both with bottom sheet margins, NH, VF, Mi #296D-97D
 
75.00
919 **   303 imp var
1925, V. Lenin, 10r indigo, imperf copy with balanced margin, blue background is completely omitted, "white forehead" variety, full OG, NH, VF and rare
200.00
920 **   304-25, 313a
1925-27, 1k-5r, cplt set of 22, including both 10k stamps, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #271-91, var
 
100.00
921  304-25, 313a, imp
1925-27, regular issue, 1k-5r, perf and imperf cplt sets, perf set includes both 10k stamps, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $124.55
 
100.00
922 **   311a
1925, worker 8k gray olive, typo printing on wmk paper, perf 14 1/2, fresh, NH, F/VF, Mi #278CX
150.00
923 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k gray olive, litho printing, "small head" variety, imperf block of 4, two vert and four horiz perf lines across the design, slightly wrinkled original gum, NH, VF, Mi #278 BXII
200.00
924 **   318 var
1925-27, peasant 30k violet, perf 12, inverted wmk var, NH, F/VF, Mi #285AY
 
50.00
925 **   321 var
1925-27, soldier 1r red and brown, perf 12, bottom margin copy, inverted wmk var, NH, VF, Mi #288AY
 
50.00
926  324a
1925-27, soldier 3r dark brown and green, perf 12 1/2, type II, very fresh and nice centering, full OG, LH, VF
 
80.00
927  324a var
1925-27, soldier 3r dark brown and green, perf 12 1/2, type I, some perf irregularities and a small crease at the top right corner, perfectly centered, LH, VF and very scarce
300.00
928 **   316 imp
1926, soldier 18k violet, printed on watermarked paper, varnish lines on the face, horiz imperf pair, nice balanced margins all around, fresh and choice, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, Mi #283 BX
3000.00
929    336-41
1925-26, 20th Anniversary of Revolution of 1905, two registered covers franked with imperf and perf cplt sets of three respectively, first one with imperf set has been sent locally in Moscow; the other one with perf set is bearing philatelic exchange stamp on reverse, and sent from Moscow to Vienna, all appropriate markings, VF
150.00
930 **   353-58
1927, surcharges 8k on commemorative stamps, cplt set of 6, fresh, NH, F/VF, Mi #335-38A,B
 
60.00
931 **   359-72
1927, surcharges 8k on postage due stamp, two cplt sets of 7, printed on ordinary and watermarked paper, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
50.00
932 **   359-72
1927, surcharges 8k on postage due stamps, two cplt sets of 7, printed on ordinary and watermarked paper, corner margin blocks of 4, NH, F/VF
 
200.00
933  359a
1927, surch (type I) 8k on 1k red, litho printing, perf 12, neat cancellation, fresh, VF
100.00
934  360 var
1927, surch (type I) 8k on 2k violet, litho printing, perf 12, nicely cancelled, minor toninig at the top, VF
100.00
935  363 var
1927, inverted surch (type II) 8k on 8k green, typo printing, perf 12, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
100.00
936  364 var
1927, inverted surch (type II) 8k on 10k dark blue, litho printing, perf 12, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
100.00
937 **   368 var
1927, surch (type I) 8k on 3k light blue, printed on wmk paper, inverted "P" in "Pochtovaia" var (pos 70), full OG, NH, VF
250.00
938 **   368 var
1927, surch (type II) 8k on 3k blue, printed on wmk paper, NH, VF
 
50.00
939 **   379 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 14k blue and red, Sakhalin Islands without red color, NH, fine and scarce stamp
200.00
940 **   379 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 14k blue and red, red color (map of USSR) is inverted, vert perf across the design, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
941    376C
1928, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k brown, perf 12 1/2x10 1/2, used with three other stamps on philatelic exchange registered cover from Moscow to Canada, exchange stamp on the back and all appropriate markings, VF
100.00
942  402a var
1928, soldier 8k light brown, imperf copy with nice balanced margins, printed on thick (0.11mm) paper, full OG, very light trace of hinge mark, VF and scarce
400.00
943 **   411-12
1929, Pioneers' Assembly, cplt set of two, 14k is right sheet margin copy, NH, F/VF, Mi #363-64
 
40.00
944  412a
1929, Pioneers' Assembly, 14k slate blue, perf 12 1/2x12x10 1/2x12, fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, Mi #364EX, 200
100.00
945  429 var
1929-30, Iron Furnace, 20k green, conjoint letters "M" and "A" in "Mashin" var, fresh, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
946   Mi P3
1931, postal stationery card 5k brown, overprinted in brown "Fortify the military strength of the Red Army!" by Central Asian Branch of the Ministry of the Post, unused, VF and scarce, only 3000 copies were produced, Standard Collection Cat. #IV-6, Mi C.v. 150
100.00
947  456-67
1931-32, regular issue, 1k-1r, imperf cplt set of 9, the high value is right sheet margin copy, LH, F/VF, C.v. $251
150.00
948 **   470-71
1932-33, M. Gorki, cplt set of 2, tiny spot of red ink on the face of 35k stamp, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #412-13
 
30.00
949 * W  470-71
1932-33, M. Gorki, three cplt set of 2, fresh, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $57
 
40.00
950  470a
1932, M. Gorki, 15k brown, imperf copy with balanced margins, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $125
100.00
951 **   472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of 7, sheet margin blocks of 4, extremely fresh and nice set, post office fresh, NH, F/VF, and rare multiples, Mi #414-20
1500.00
952  472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, cplt set of 7, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $135.55
 
75.00
953  472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, cplt set of 7, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF
 
75.00
954 * W  480-82
1933, Karl Marx, three cplt sets, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $60
 
50.00
955  485-86a
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, cplt set of two, 35k with perf 10 1/2, fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $75
 
40.00
956    485
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, 15k black brown used on stationery advertising envelope 15k olive, cancelled with Exhibition marking, sent by registered mail from Moscow to Germany, arrival ds on reverse, VF
100.00
957    487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, cplt set of two, each stamp is affixed on specially printed Exhibition PPC, and tied by red first day cancellation, fresh, VF and rare, Mi #427-28, 1,000
500.00
958  489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, cplt set of 21, fresh, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, Mi #429-49, C.v. $111.25
 
90.00
959 **/*   519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, cplt set of 5, usual uneven gum, the "key" value with very light trace of hinge mark, all others are NH, VF, Mi #457-61, C.v. $80.75 as hinged
 
75.00
960  524-28, 529-30
1934, Lenin Mausoleum and I. Fedorov, two cplt sets, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $77.25
 
60.00
961 **   529-30
1934, Ivan Fedorov, cplt set of 2, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #472-73
 
70.00
962 **/*   529a-30a
1934, Ivan Fedorov, imperf cplt set of 2, and vert imperf pair of 20k carmine, nice balanced margins, very fresh, full OG, pair is NH, singles are LH, VF, Mi #472U-73U
1500.00
963  531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, cplt set of 2, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, Mi #574-75, C.v. $75
 
60.00
964  531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, cplt set of 2, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
 
60.00
965  536-39
1934, D. Mendeleev, cplt set of 4, nicely centered, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $58
 
50.00
966  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, cplt set of 6, fresh and choice, full OG, LH, VF
 
100.00
967  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, cplt set of six, 30k is unused (regummed), all others with full OG, previously hinged, VF appearance
 
75.00
968 **   546-50
1934, Anti-War Propaganda issue, cplt set of 5, perfect centering, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #494-98
250.00
969  546-50
1934, Anti-War Propaganda issue, cplt set of 5, gum creased, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $94
 
75.00
970  551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, cplt set of 4, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #509-12
 
100.00
971  555-58
1935, F. Engels, cplt set of 4, very fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $50
 
30.00
972  555-58
1935, F. Engels, cplt set of 4, very fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF
 
30.00
973 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, cplt set of 10, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #513-26
250.00
974  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, cplt set of 10, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $120
 
100.00
975 **   563 var
1935, skier 5k purple and black brown, white stroke over "P" in "Pochtovaia" var, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
976  569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, cplt set of 4, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #528-31
 
30.00
977  584 var
1936, Pioneers, 2k rose lake instead of brown red, error of color, perf 14, this color is very close to color of 5k stamp, nice and flawless stamp with intact perforation, full OG, LH, VF and rare error of color
400.00
978    583-88
1940, Pioneers, cplt set of 6, used on registered cover from Leningrad to Denmark, censored, postmarked on arrival, mostly VF and scarce complete set franking
150.00
979 **   592 var
1937, A. Pushkin, 40k lilac, perf 14, top left corner margin block of 4, folded horiz along perf, NH, VF, Mi #551Fx, 640++
250.00
980 **   594, var
1937, A. Pushkin, 80k, perf L11x12 1/2, two blocks of 4, first one is in carmine rose, the other one - in rose, color var, NH, F/VF, Mi #553Dx, 160++
 
80.00
981    590-95
1937, A. Pushkin, cplt set of 6 used on registered cover from Moscow to Romania, postmarked on arrival, VF and interesting complete set franking
150.00
982    596
1950, plate proof of A. Pushkin souvenir sheet in lilac, used on reverse of registered special delivery cover from Moscow to England (J. Barry's correspondence), blue crayon lines were placed over s.s. and on obverse upon arrival to England, VF and possibly unique mailing
750.00
983 **   602a
1937, Architectural projects, 30k gray black, linear perf 11, left sheet margin copy, NH, VF, Mi #563B
 
75.00
984 **   603a var
1937, Architectural projects, imperf s.s. of 4, printed on cream colored paper, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, a common s.s. is added for comparison
150.00
985 **   615
1938, farm worker 4k claret, block of 4, post office fresh, NH, VF, and rare multiple, Mi #674
300.00
986 **   616 var
1938, factory worker 10k black blue, left sheet margin block of 6 (3x2), two left stamp with omitted image, NH, VF
150.00
987    622
1944, Lenin 10r indigo, used on stationery postcard 20k red together with five other regular stamps, card has been sent from Murmansk to USA, censored, light horiz fold, still VF and scarce franking
150.00
988 **   625-28
1938, North Pole Flight, cplt set of 4, NH, VF, C.v. $25
 
20.00
989  637-39 imp
1938, First Trans-Polar Flight, set of three in imperf pairs, 20k is in vertical, 40k and 50k - horizontal, nice balanced margins, very fresh, full OG, LH (one stamp of 20k is NH), VF and very scarce assembly
3000.00
990 **   640-42
1938, Second Trans-Polar Flight, cplt set of 3, NH, VF, C.v. $25
 
20.00
991 **   643-46
1938, North Pole Expedition, cplt set of 4, NH, F/VF, C.v. $50
 
40.00
992 **   647-58
1937-38, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, cplt set of 12, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #602-13, C.v. $75
 
50.00
993 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, cplt set of 7, NH, F/VF, Mi #618-24, C.v. $50
 
40.00
994 **   666-77
1938, views of Crimea and Caucasus, cplt set of 12, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #625-36, C.v. $110
100.00
995 **   678-86
1938, balloons and planes, cplt set of 9, fresh and choice, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #637-45
 
75.00
996 **   687-92
1938, Moscow Subway, cplt set of 6, NH, VF, Mi #646-51
 
50.00
997 **   698-705
1938, Sports issue, cplt set of 8, fresh, NH, VF, C.v. $90
 
75.00
998 **   706-62, C76-76D
1939 Year, cplt set of 57 stamps, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, and rarely offered cplt Year set
 
300.00
999 **   724-33
1939, Agriculture Fair, cplt set of 10, NH, F/VF, Mi #699-708
 
30.00
1000 **   749-56
1939, sanatoriums, cplt set in blocks of 4, NH, VF, Mi #718-25, C.v. $120++
100.00
1001 **   763-816
1940 Year, cplt set of 70 stamps, imperf included, very fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, and rarely offered complete year set
 
200.00
1002 **   784-88
1940, Physical Culture Day, cplt set of 5, all with linear perf 12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
 
30.00
1003 **   824-31a
1941-43, Red Army and Navy, cplt set of 9, all with linear perf 12 1/2, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
30.00
1004 **   852-55
1941-42, Lenin Museum, cplt set of 4, NH, VF, Mi #821-24
 
60.00