Lots 638 - 675, Catalogue of Auction #27 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
638 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k deep blue instead of ultra, color variety, block of 4, rough perf as often, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce multiple
250.00
639 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra, bottom left corner margin block of 4, two bottom stamps without varnish lines on the face variety, NH, VF, Mi #149z, ?244++
150.00
640 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra, bottom left corner margin block of 9, four stamps with completely omitted varnish lines variety, two stamps with these lines partly omitted, in addition part of the design of three stamps is printed on gum side, NH, VF
300.00
641  150 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 70k brown, varnish lines on both sides, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #150GII, ?100
 
40.00
642 **/*   177-80, var
1921, 1r-20r, fourteen stamps, various color shades and papers, among better: 2r pale brown and 2r dark brown, 20r ultra on ordinary paper and more, full OG, NH (2) others are LH or hinged, F/VF (website photo)
 
150.00
643  181a var
1921, 100r orange brown, color variety, printed on thin paper, full OG, VLH, VF
75.00
644  181a var
1921, 100r olive orange, color variety, printed on thin paper, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
645  182 var
1921, 200r pale gray, color variety, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
646  183 var
1921, 250r blue, color variety, printed on cream ordinary paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
647 **   183 var
1921, 250r violet, worn plate, printed on gray thin card, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
250.00
648 **   183d
1921, 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, right sheet margin horiz pair with double impression, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #158xDD, ?200 as hinged singles
150.00
649 **/*   184a
1921, 300r green, printed on thin paper, gutter block of 4, fresh, hinged on margin only, stamps are NH, VF, Mi #159yaZW, ?160++
100.00
650    186
1921, registered cover from Petrograd to London via Moscow, franked on reverse with six stamps, including two of 1000r carmine, and four (two defected) of Postal Saving stamps of 1k red, arrival and transit markings, F/VF
100.00
651 **   188 var
1921, 4th Anniversary of October Revolution, 100r, block of 4, two top stamps in yellow (color error), two bottom ones - in orange, very fresh, full OG, and spectacular multiple
500.00
652  188, 190
1921, two forgeries, 100r carmine instead of orange, and 1000r orange instead of carmine, slightly different details of the design from issued stamps, first one no gum, the other one full "OG", previously hinged, VF
100.00
653 **   190 fn
1921, 200r brown, unissued, two stamps of slightly different shades, white or yellowish gum, full OG, NH, VF
 
80.00
654  194a var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue instead of ultra, color var, printed on pelure paper, bottom left corner margin copy, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
655  194a var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue instead of ultra, color variety, printed on pelure paper, no dot after the last "R" in "RSFSR", LH, VF
150.00
656  194a var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue instead of ultra, color variety, printed on pelure paper, no dots after last "S" and "R" in "RSFSR", very slightly creased original gum, fresh, LH, F/VF
150.00
657  196a
1922, inverted red surcharge 5000r on 1r orange, pre-printing paper fold at the top, full OG, hinged, F/VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
75.00
658 **   200a
1922, inverted and strongly shifted to the top red surcharge 10,000r on 40r slate, oversized margins and very fresh, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
659 **   200f
1922, red surcharge with periods after letters 10,000r on 40r slate, large size stamp, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Mikulski, C.v. $225 as hinged
150.00
660 **   200f var
1922, red surcharge with periods after letters 10,000r on 40r slate, large size stamp, vert pair with surcharge placed between stamps, reduced margin at the top, otherwise fresh, NH, VF and spectacular piece
750.00
661  201c
1922, blue black surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
662  201c
1922, blue black surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, bottom right corner margin copy, nicely cancelled, VF and scarce used
150.00
663 **/*   202-06, var
1922, 5000r-22,500r, fourteen stamps, various color shades and paper difference, among better: 5000r light gray violet, 7500r pale blue, and much more, full OG, NH (3) or LH/hinged, F/VF (website photo)
100.00
664  205
1922, Coat of Arms, plate proof of 7500r in blue, printed on white chalk-surfaced paper without watermark, tiny natural inclusion is mentioned for accuracy only, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare
750.00
665  206
1922, "Proletarians of the World Unite!", imperf plate proof of 22,500r in violet, printed on ordinary white paper, fresh, full OG, LH, VF
600.00
666 **/*   210 var
1922, black diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, horiz pair, basic stamps were scratched during printing process, surcharges placed over this scratch, full OG, NH or VLH, VF and very unusual item
150.00
667  210a
1922, inverted surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, VLH, VF, Mi #190xK
120.00
668  212 var
1922, 5th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 10r brown and black, brown background is printed over black design, fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF and scarce, Mandrovski certificate, Mi #192 var
150.00
669 **/*   213a-15a
1922, 5th Anniversary of October Revolution, 25r, 27r, and 45r, three stamps printed on thin paper, full OG, NH (1) or VLH, VF, C.v. $185++
100.00
670 **   214a
1922, 5th Anniversary of October Revolution, 27r carmine and black, printed on thin (0.05mm) paper, left sheet margin block of 4, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #198y, ?480++
150.00
671    211-15
1922, 5th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of 5, used on registered cover from Kem' to Petrograd, postmarked on arrival, mostly VF
100.00
672  230
1922, two imperforated proofs of unissued denomination of worker 3r in blue, printed on white or yellow gray paper, right sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #208P3, P4
100.00
673  231
1922, two imperforated proofs of unissued denomination of soldier 25r in violet or lilac, sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #209P2b,c
200.00
674 **   238a-41c, fn
1923, regular issue, 1r-20r, imperforated complete set of 7, fresh, mostly with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, the "key" value expertized Mikulski, C.v. $260.50 as hinged
200.00
675  241A
1923, imperforated essay of soldier 20r in black, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF, Mi #219P2c
75.00