Lots 676 - 830, Catalogue of Auction #27 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
676  248 var
1923, Agriculture Fair, 5r deep blue and pale blue, left sheet margin horizontal pair, imperf between stamps and on the left, slight crease on margin only did not detract, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF and scarce
150.00
677 **   250-59
1923, regular issue, 1k-1r, litho printing, imperf complete set of 10, nice margins and fresh, full OG, NH, VF
 
40.00
678  250-59
1923, regular issue, 1k-1r, litho printing, imperf complete set of 10, several with sheet margins, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
 
30.00
679 **/*   261-64
1923, regular issue, 4k-40k, litho printing, perf 14 1/2, usual centering of 4k and 10k stamps, fresh, full OG, NH or VLH (10k), C.v. $250++
200.00
680  265-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, complete set of 17 stamps, including all frame varieties and perf stamp of 12k with wide frame, nice and fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF or better, the "key" values expertized by E. Diena
600.00
681 **   268 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 20k black and red, top left corner margin imperf copy, narrow frame, fresh, full OG, hinged on margin only, stamp is NH, VF
100.00
682  268 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 20k black and red, imperf copy with narrow frame, neatly cancelled, fresh, VF, Mi #241I B, ?380
100.00
683 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 3k-20k, imperf complete set of 4, wide frame, bottom margin copies, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #238-41 IIIB
 
40.00
684 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 3k-20k, imperf complete set of 4, wide frame, top right corner margin blocks of 4, LR stamp of block of 3k with "a dot on tie" variety, minor usual gum creases, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #238-41 IIIB, 238PF II
200.00
685    265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperf complete set of 4 with wide frame, used together with Child Welfare label on registered cover from Odessa to NYC, postmarked on arrival, VF
100.00
686    265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperf complete set of 4, used together with three "For War Invalids" Charity labels on registered cover from Povenets to Riga, traces of previous mounts on reverse, still VF
100.00
687 **   269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, perf complete set of 4, medium frame, post office fresh, NH, VF, Mi #238-41 IIA
 
40.00
688 **   269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, perf complete set of 4, medium frame, top margin blocks of 4, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #238-41 IIA
200.00
689 **   275A fn
1926, regular issue, 7k-5r, typo printing, imperf complete set of 8, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #248/61E, ?170
 
75.00
690  275A fn
1926, two trial color imperf proofs of worker 8k, typo printing on chalk-surfaced paper, first one is in rose lilac, the other one - in yellow, both are sheet margin copies, fresh, NH, VF, Mi #249EP
200.00
691  276
1924-25, worker 1k orange, typo printing, perf 14 1/2, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF, C.v. $65
 
50.00
692 **   280
1924-25, worker 5k lilac, typo printing, perf 14 1/2, nice centering, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #246 IA
75.00
693  286
1924-25, worker 14k slate blue, typo printing, perf 14 1/2, fresh, full OG, VLH, VF, Mi #252 IA
 
50.00
694  289
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, perf 14 1/2, rough perf at the bottom as often, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #257 IA
 
75.00
695 **   291 var
1924-25, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing, bottom left corner margin imperf copy, clear margin at the top, early printing on thinned grayish paper, NH, F/VF and rare
500.00
696  276a-89a
1924-25, regular issue, typo printing, perf 12, complete set of fifteen up to 50k, the "key" value (8k brown olive) is perfectly centered, the set generally very fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #242-57 IB
600.00
697 **   288c
1924-25, worker 20k gray green, typo printing, perf 12, block of 4, nice centering, very fresh, NH, VF, Mi #254 IB
100.00
698 **   292, 293a
1924-25, soldier 3r black brown and green, perf 13 1/2; and worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, perf 10 1/2, top margin copy, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #260 IC, 261 ID
 
50.00
699  292 imp
1924-25, soldier 3r black brown and green, type I, imperforated copy with nice margins, very fresh and choice stamp, full OG, LH, VF and rare, Mi #260 IU, ?3,500
2000.00
700 **   292 var
1924-25, soldier 3r black brown and green, type I, bottom sheet margin imperf copy, double impression of brown color, invalidating perf line across the design, full OG, NH
100.00
701  292b
1924-25, soldier 3r black brown and green, type I, perf 13 1/2x10, well centering and intact perforation, very fresh, full OG, VLH, VF and very rare, Mi #260 IF
1250.00
702 **   293 var
1924-25, worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, typo printing on thinned grayish paper, horiz imperf pair, invalidating perf line across the design, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #261 IU
100.00
703  294
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, two imperf proofs of 7k, first one is in blue, the other one - in brown, both with the text on reverse, last one with shallow thin spot from hinge removal, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
704  298-301 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, perf complete set of 4, printed on thick paper, fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, Mi #292-95Ay, ?180
100.00
705  302-03, 342-44
1925-26, Lenin, 1k-10r, two complete sets, watermark "Rosettes", stamps of 5r and 10r with perf 13 1/2, full OG, hinged, F/VF
 
50.00
706 **   302-03 imp
1926, Lenin, 5r and 10r, imperf complete set of 2, top margin copies, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #296D-97D
 
75.00
707 **   304-25
1925, regular issue, 1k-5r, typo printing on watermarked paper, complete set of 21, a few with sheet margins, stamp of 2r with perf 14 1/2, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #271-91AX
100.00
708 **   309 var
1925, worker 6k light blue, complete pane of 20 (5x4), horiz watermark variety, very fresh, full OG, two stamps are LH, all others are NH, VF and possibly the only known complete pane of this rare stamp
3000.00
709 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k olive, litho printing, "small head" variety, block of 50 stamps, contains two complete panes of 25 (top half of a sheet), double perforation, one of which is sideways, minor gum creases as always on large pieces of this period, nevertheless very fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, Mi #278 II AXII, ?32,500 as for common single stamps
2500.00
710 **   318 var
1925, peasant 30k violet, two stamps of distinctly different shades, both with horiz watermark var, NH, F/VF, Mi #285I AY, ?160
100.00
711  321 var
1925, soldier 1r red and brown, imperf bottom sheet margin horiz pair, details of the design are completely the same as on a perforated stamp, invalidating perf line across the design, and in addition red ink struck at the top, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
712 **   323 var
1925, worker 2r green and rose, perf 12, horiz watermark variety, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #289 IAY, ?200
100.00
713 **   304-15, 317-25
1925, regular issue, 1k-5r, typo printing on watermarked paper, imperf complete set of 20 (imperf stamp of 18k has not been issued for postal circulation), some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #271B-91B
100.00
714 **   326-27, 326a
1925, Academy of Sciences, complete set of 3, including stamp of 3k with comb perf 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
40.00
715  326
1925, Academy of Sciences, imperforated plate proof of 3k brown, printed on thick paper with the text on reverse, nice margins and very fresh, no gum as issued, VF, expertized by Mikulski
300.00
716  328-29
1925, A. Popov, three imperforated plate proofs, 7k in blue; and two of 20k in olive or brown, printed on thick paper with the text on reverse, no gum as issued, VF
500.00
717 **   330-35
1925, Decembrist Mutiny, perf and imperf complete sets of 3, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #305-07 A,B
 
50.00
718 **/*   342-44 var
1926, Lenin, 1r-3r, complete set of 3, horiz watermark "Rosettes", fresh, full OG, NH or VLH (3r), F/VF, Mi #308-10 AY, ?360
100.00
719  347-48 fn
1926, International Esperanto Congress, complete set of 2, perf L11 1/2, perfect centering and intact perforation, very fresh with full OG, VLH, VF and very rare, Mandrovski certificate, Mi #311-12 C
2000.00
720 **   349-58
1927, surcharge 8k on regular and commemorative stamps, complete set of 8, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #324C I, A324, 335-38A,B
 
75.00
721 **   359-72
1927, surcharges 8k on postage due stamps, two complete sets of 7, printed on ordinary and watermarked paper, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
50.00
722 **   359-72
1927, surcharges 8k on postage due stamps, two complete sets in sheet margin blocks of 4, printed on ordinary and watermarked paper, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
723 **   360 var
1927, surcharge (type II) 8k on 2k violet, typo printing on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF
 
50.00
724  362 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on 7k orange, litho printing on paper without watermark, perf 12, perfect centering, very fresh and choice stamp, full OG, light trace of hinge mark, VF and rare
1250.00
725  364 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on 10k blue, litho printing on paper without watermark, perf 12, fresh, full OG, LH, VF
 
50.00
726 **   367 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on 2k violet, printed on watermarked paper, right sheet margin block of 4, bottom right stamp with inverted "P" in "Pochtovaia" variety (pos. 70), fresh, NH, VF, Mi #318 II, ?250++
200.00
727  367 var
1927, surcharge (type II) 8k on 2k violet, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, hinged, F/VF
 
50.00
728  368 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on 3k light blue, printed on watermarked paper, inverted "P" in "Pochtovaia" variety (pos. 70), fresh, LH, VF, expertized by Jemchouchin, Mi #319 II, ?250
100.00
729 **   375-81
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of 7, four of which with sheet margins, choice set, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #328-34
 
75.00
730  376c
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k brown, perf 12 1/2x10 1/2, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, Mi $329C
75.00
731  377a
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 7k myrtle green, perf 11 1/2, fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, Mi #330L
 
50.00
732 **   377b fn
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 7k myrtle green, nice balanced margins imperforated copy, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000 as hinged
750.00
733 **   378 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 8k brown and black, bottom sheet margin vertical imperf pair, huge margins at three other sides, perf invalidating lines across the design, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
734    379 var
1928, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution 14k blue and red, with the map where Sakhalin Island is white instead of red (as the whole territory of USSR), used on cover from Moscow to Prague, VF and rare stamp especially on cover
200.00
735 **   381 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 28k olive brown, perf 10x10 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #334E
 
50.00
736 **   382-400
1927-28, the Second regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #339-53
 
80.00
737  405 var
1928, aviator 28k green, horiz pair, right stamp with a bulb on second "C" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, hinged, F/VF, Mi #357 I
 
50.00
738    
1928, stampless official postcard from the Georgian State Library to Russian Entomological Society at Leningrad, boxed seven-lines "Free of Charge", all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
75.00
739    408
1940, Lenin, 10r indigo, watermark "Lozenges", block of 6, used on parcel card from Moscow to Odessa, all appropriate markings, minor conveyance flaws, still F/VF
75.00
740 **   411-12
1929, Pioneers' Assembly, complete set of 2, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #363-64
 
40.00
741 **/*   411-12
1929, Pioneers' Assembly, complete set in top margin blocks of 4, fresh, full OG, NH or hinged (1 stamp of each block), F/VF, Mi #363AY-64, ?430++
150.00
742 **/*   411a
1929, Pioneers' Assembly, 10k olive brown, perf 10 1/2, block of 4, fresh, fresh, full OG, NH (1) or hinged, F/VF, Mi #363B
400.00
743  411b, 412a
1929, Pioneers' Assembly, perf 12 1/2x12x10 1/2x12, complete set of 3, including two stamps of 10k with both positions of watermark, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #363DX,Y, 364D, ?540
150.00
744 **   413-26
1929-31, the Third regular issue, 1k-80k, perf complete set of 14, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #365-78
 
75.00
745 **   420a
1930, Lenin, 14k indigo, perf 10 1/2, bottom left corner margin block of 4, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #378B
 
75.00
746 **   429, var
1929, Iron Furnace, 20k dull green, top left corner margin horiz pair, left stamp with shifted color, appears to be double impression, right one with broken "B" in the top line of inscription, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
747 **   430, var
1929, Blast Furnace, 28k black violet, block of 4, top right stamp with overinked "9" in "1929" var (pos. 72), full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #382, IV
 
50.00
748 **   431-34, var
1930, First Cavalry Army, complete set of 4, in addition 2k and 5k with horizontal position of watermark, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #365-68X, 365-66Y
 
75.00
749 **/*   437
1930, Volkhov Power Station, 3r green and brown, perf 12 1/2, left sheet margin block of 4, NH (1) or hinged, VF, Mi #393CY
 
50.00
750 **   438-54
1930, Revolution of 1905, perf and imperf complete sets of 3, all perf stamps with horiz watermark, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #394-96AY, B
 
75.00
751  456-67
1931-32, regular issue, 1k-1r, imperf complete set of 9, balanced margins, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $251
150.00
752  456-66
1931, regular issue, 1k-30k, imperf complete by Michel set of 8, nice margins, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #365-74B
 
100.00
753 **   470-71
1932-33, Maxim Gorki, complete set of 2, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #412-13
 
40.00
754 * W  470-71
1932-33, Maxim Gorki, three complete sets of 2, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
 
40.00
755 **   470 var
1932-33, Maxim Gorki, 15k dark brown, two breaks of outer frame on the left, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
756    470a
1932, M. Gorki, 15k brown, imperf copy, used together with Zeppelin 20k pale red (#C22) on registered cover from Leningrad to Berlin, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce franking
200.00
757  472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of 7, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $135.55
 
60.00
758 **   472-75 var
1932, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, 3k-15k, horiz position of watermark, set of 5, including two stamps of 10k with linear and comb perf, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #414-17Y, ?162
100.00
759 **   480-82
1933, Karl Marx, complete set of 3, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #424X, 425Y, 426X, ?133
 
75.00
760 **   485-86a
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of 2, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #422, 423CX
100.00
761  485-86, 486a
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of 3, including both perf of 35k stamp, full OG, hinged, VF, C.v. $110
 
50.00
762 **   487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of 2, minor gum creases as often on this issue, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #427-28, ?360
150.00
763  487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of 2, fresh, full OG, VLH, VF
 
100.00
764  487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, #487 with horiz position of watermark, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #427Y, 428, ?400
 
150.00
765  489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, complete set of 21, fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $125.50
100.00
766  489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, complete set of 21, fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $125.50
 
100.00
767 **   519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of 5, usual uneven gum and rough perforation, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #457-61, C.v. $160
120.00
768  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of 5, usual uneven gum, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF, C.v. $80.75
 
50.00
769 **   520 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 5k dark gray, top margin vertical pair, imperf between stamps and at the top, tiny natural gum wrinkle, still fresh, full OG, hinged on margin only, stamps are NH, VF
500.00
770  524-28, 529-30
1934, Lenin Mausoleum and Ivan Fedorov, two complete sets, fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $77.25
 
50.00
771  524a-25a
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, 5k and 10k, two imperforated stamps, nice margins all around, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $320
300.00
772  526 var
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, 15k dark carmine, printed on cotton paper, stamp design is permeating through porous paper, fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF, Mi #469w, ?200
100.00
773 **   529-30
1934, Ivan Fedorov, complete set of 2, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $100
 
60.00
774  531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, complete set of 2, fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF, Mi #474-75
 
60.00
775  531
1934, Sverdlov, trial color proof of 10k in violet brown, used together with 1r blue green on registered cover from Moscow to England in 1955, J. Barry's correspondence, cover is reduced at the bottom for 7mm, still VF and spectacular usage of rare proof
500.00
776 **   536-39
1934, D. Mendeleev, complete set of 4, stamp of 15k with slightly uneven gum on the left, still very fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #476Y, 477-79X, ?405
100.00
777  536-39
1934, D. Mendeleev, complete set of 4, fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF, C.v. $58
 
50.00
778  539 var
1934, D. Mendeleev, 20k ultra, horizontal position of watermark variety, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, Mi #479Y
200.00
779  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of 6, full OG, hinged, VF, Mi #488-93, ?140
100.00
780  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of 6, full OG, hinged, VF
 
100.00
781 **   546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, complete set of five, stamps of 10k, 15k, and 20k with horiz position of watermark, stamp of 35 with slight natural gum wrinkle, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
782  546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, complete set of 5, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
 
100.00
783 **   551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of 4, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #509Y, 510-11X, 512Y, ?615
200.00
784  551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of 4, fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, Mi #509Y, 510-11X, 512Y, ?370
 
100.00
785 **   555-58
1935, F. Engels, complete set of 4, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #523-26Y, C.v. $125
100.00
786  555-58
1935, F. Engels, complete set of 4, fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF, C.v. $50
 
40.00
787  558
1935, F. Engels, proof of 20k in blue green, perf 10 1/2, fresh, no gum as printed, VF and very rare
1000.00
788 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of 10, stamp of 15k with tiny spot of gum skip, otherwise very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #513-22, ?350
200.00
789  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of 10, fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, C.v. $120
 
100.00
790  569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, complete set of 4, fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, Mi #528-31
 
40.00
791  576 imp
1935, M. Kalinin, 20k brown black, right sheet margin imperforated copy, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #535U, ?300
300.00
792 **   576 imp
1935, M. Kalinin, 20k brown black, horizontal imperforated pair, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #535U, ?600++
500.00
793 **   581a var
1935, N. Bauman, 4k lake, perf 14, horiz position of watermark, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #540CY, ?300
100.00
794 **   583-88
1936, Pioneers helping Post, complete set of 6, perf 14, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #542-47C
 
40.00
795  588 var
1936, Pioneers helping Post, 15k brown olive, perf 14, printed on cotton paper, stamp design is permeating through porous paper, full OG, hinged, VF, Mi #547Cw
 
75.00
796 **   585a var
1936, Pioneers helping Post, 3k slate blue, perf 11, printed on cotton paper, stamp design is permeating through porous paper, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #544Aw
 
50.00
797 **   589, a
1936, N. Dobrolyubov, 10k lake, two blocks of 4, perf 11 and perf 14, last one with left sheet margin, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #548A,C
 
50.00
798 **   589a var
1936, N. Dobrolyubov, 10k lake, perf 14, top margin block of 4, watermark "1" on margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #548CXv, ?110++
 
50.00
799  589a var
1936, N. Dobrolyubov, 10k lake, vertical gutter pair, imperf between top stamp and gutter, filling horiz fold across gutter, full OG, hinged at the top stamp, VF and rare perf error
500.00
800 **   590-95 var
1937, A. Pushkin, complete set of 6, all with perf 11x12 1/2, four stamps with sheet margins, stamp of 50k with natural paper wrinkle, still fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #549-54D, ?220
100.00
801 **   590-92 var
1937, A. Pushkin, 10k, 20k and 40k, perf 14, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #549-51F, ?135
 
100.00
802 **   590-94 var
1937, A. Pushkin, complete set of 5, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #549-53H
 
30.00
803 **   590 var
1937, A. Pushkin, 10k yellow brown, perf 12 1/2, bottom margin block of 4, bottom left stamp with a dot inside "O" var, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #549 II
 
50.00
804 **   590 var
1937, A. Pushkin, 10k yellow brown, perf 11x12 1/2, horizontal pair, left stamp without a dot after "A" at the top inscription, right one with a dot in "O", full OG, NH, VF, Mi #549 I,II
100.00
805 **   591 var
1937, A. Pushkin, 20k blue green, perf 14, bottom margin block of 4, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce multiple, Mi #550Fx
1000.00
806 **   592 var
1937, A. Pushkin, 40k lake, perf 11, top margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #551Ex, ?200
100.00
807 **   597-604
1937, Architectural Projects, complete set of 8, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #558-65
 
50.00
808 **   598 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 5k red brown, top margin vert imperforated pair, bottom stamp with pin-point scratch on the face, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare, Mi #559B, ?800++
750.00
809 **   603a, var
1937, Architectural Projects, four souvenir sheets of all different types of top and bottom inscriptions, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
 
100.00
810  611 var
1938, Paris Exposition, 5k red, "kot" instead of "kop" variety, full OG, hinged, F/VF
75.00
811 **   613A-22
1937-52, regular issue, 1k-50k, 1r-10r, complete set of 15, printed on paper without watermark, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $550++
400.00
812  618 imp
1939, farm worker, 30k claret, imperf balanced margin copy, full OG, hinged, VF, Mi #681 IAU, ?400
150.00
813  619 imp
1938, Lenin, 40k indigo, imperf copy with even to large margins all around, full OG, hinged, VF, Mi #579U, ?200
75.00
814 **   620-22, var
1939-40, Lenin, 3r-10r, printed on paper without watermark, two complete sets of 3, different paper and sizes of stamps, NH, F/VF
 
40.00
815 **   628a
1938, First North Pole Flight, 80k carmine, horizontal imperf pair, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #587U, ?400++
150.00
816 **   636-39
1938, First Trans-Polar Flight, complete set of 4, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #595-98, C.v. $35
 
30.00
817 **   641 imp
1938, Second Trans-Polar Flight, 20k brown black, top margin horiz imperf pair, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #600U, ?1,500++
500.00
818 **   643-46
1938, Papanin's North Pole Expedition, complete set of 4, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #614-17, C.v. $50
 
40.00
819 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, complete set of 7, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #618-24, C.v. $50
 
40.00
820 **   678-86
1938, balloons and planes, complete set of 9, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #637-45
 
75.00
821 **   693-97
1938, Youth Communist League, complete set of 5, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #652-56
 
30.00
822 **   708 var
1939, Lenin State Library, 30k brown violet, printed on ordinary paper, bottom left corner margin copy, very fresh with excellent centering and perforation, post office fresh, NH, VF, and extremely rare, Mi #667w, ?2,000
2000.00
823 **   737 var
1939, Coat of Arms, 60k carmine, three stamps, all with perf L12 1/2, one with raster "horiz diamond", and two with negative or positive raster "vert diamond", fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #684 IVCr,s, ?350
100.00
824 **   749-56
1939, sanatoriums, complete set in blocks of 4, minor gum creases on block of 50k, still very fresh, NH, VF, Mi #718-25, C.v. $120++
100.00
825 **   763-816
1940 Year, complete set of 60 stamps, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF or better
 
200.00
826 **   784-88
1940, Physical Culture Day, complete set of 5, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #753-57
 
30.00
827  793 var
1940, Peter Tchaikovsky, 60k red, bottom margin copy, imperf between stamp and margin, fresh, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
828 **   820, 822 var
1941, locomotives and automobiles, 30k and 60k, both with linear perf 12 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #789C, 791C, ?160
 
75.00
829 **   841-42, 843-44
1941, Karelian-Finnish Republic and Moscow Kremlin, two complete sets in blocks of 4, NH, VF
 
30.00
830 **   850 var
1941, M. Lermontov, 15k blue green, comb perf 12 1/2x12, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #819C, ?150
75.00