Lots 640 - 672, Catalogue of Auction #28 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
640 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain" 35k light gray ultra, color variety, block of four, rough perforation as always, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #149xb, 140++
 
50.00
641 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain" 35k light blue, color variety, block of 4, rough perforation as always, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce multiple
500.00
642 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra, bottom left corner margin block of 16 (4x4), nine stamps with completely omitted varnish lines var, three stamps with these lines partly omitted, in addition varnish lines printed on gum side due to foldover, NH, F/VF, Mi #149za, 1,080++
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500.00
643  149a
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra, imperforated copy with large balanced margins, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
200.00
644    149 var, 149a
1922, "Sword Breaking Chain" 35k light blue, color variety; and 35k ultra, horizontal imperforated pair, used on cover from Moscow to Kaunas, postmarked on arrival, VF and rare
2000.00
645  150a
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 70k brown, imperforated copy with large margins all around, very fresh, full OG, LH, VF and rare, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #150U, 3,000
2000.00
646  181 var
1921, 100r orange, printed on ordinary paper, block of 4 with full original gum on the face and on reverse, fresh, previously hinged, VF
200.00
647  181a var
1921, six copies of 100r, printed on thin paper, three of which have different pale yellow or pale orange shades, three others - different olive yellow or brown yellow shades, full OG, LH, VF
250.00
648 **   183d
1921, 250r dark violet, top right corner margin horizontal pair with double impression, slightly crease gum at the top margin only, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #158xDD
150.00
649 **   186c var
1921, 1000r pale rose instead of carmine, color var, printed on pelure paper, bottom margin block of 4, NH, VF
 
75.00
650  187
1921, two plate proofs of 40r in dark greenish gray or in dark violet gray, various positions of watermark, first one with full OG, NH; the other one - no gum as produced, VF
100.00
651  191 var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 1r orange, block of 4, top left stamp with "wide 1" variety, fresh, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
652 **/*   192 var
1922, two stamps with black surcharge 5000r on 2r, first one has pale brown shade, the other one - dark brown, color varieties, fresh, NH or LH, F/VF
100.00
653  192 var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 2r olive brown, color variety, horizontal pair, fresh, full OG, VLH, F/VF
100.00
654  192a
1922, inverted black surcharge 5000r on 2r light brown, top margin copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
100.00
655  194 var
1922, double black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue, printed on ordinary paper, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #174 axaDD, 250
120.00
656  194a var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue, printed on pelure paper, full OG, VLH, VF
100.00
657  194a var
1922, inverted surcharge 5000r on 20r ultra, printed on pelure paper, fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #174 aybK, 250
100.00
658  195, b, var
1922, black surcharge (4.75mm) 10,000r on 40r slate, two stamps of different sizes, both with "broken 1" in surcharge var (pos 44), full OG, LH, VF, Mi #175a, b PFI
75.00
659  195, b var
1922, black surcharge (7mm spacing) 10,000r on 40r slate, three stamps of all different positions of watermark, two large and one small size stamps, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
660 **/*   195 var
1922, black surcharge (7mm spacing) 10,000r on 40r slate, large size stamp, top left corner margin block of 4, extremely fresh, full OG, one stamp is VLH, all others - NH, VF
300.00
661  195a
1922, inverted black surcharge (4.75mm spacing) 10,000r on 40r slate, large size stamp, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #175axK
100.00
662  195c var
1922, black surcharge (7mm spacing) 10,000r on 40r slate, small size stamp, vertical pair, top stamp with error "1,0000r" in surcharge, nice margins all around, very fresh, full OG, very light trace of hinge mark, VF and extremely rare surcharge error on small size stamp
3000.00
663  195c var
1922, double black error of surcharge (7mm spacing) 1,0000r on 40r slate, large size stamp, right sheet margin copy, nice and fresh, full OG, very light trace of hinge mark, VF and very rare, Mandrovski certificate
2000.00
664  196a
1922, inverted red surcharge 5000r on 1r orange, in addition a part of double impression of basic stamp, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
150.00
665  200a
1922, inverted red surcharge 10,000r on 40r slate, fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
100.00
666  210 var
1922, black diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet blue, color variety, full OG, LH, F/VF
 
50.00
667 **   216 var
1922-23, "Star" surcharge 5r on 20k blue and carmine, varnish lines omitted, pane of 25 with complete margins, control mark "4" at the bottom right corner, NH, except one stamp - VLH, VF
250.00
668 **/*   216a/25a, 222b
1922-23, "Star" surcharges, lot of 7 stamps, including six inverted and one double surcharges, fresh, full OG, NH (1) or LH, F/VF
200.00
669 **   219 var
1922-23, typographical "Star" surcharge 30r on 50k red brown and green, full OG, NH, VF and really scarce stamp
100.00
670 **   223 var
1922-23, lithographed "Star" surcharge (pos.21) 5r on 20k blue and carmine, left sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare
750.00
671  238a-41c
1923, regular issue, 1r-20r, imperforated complete set of 7, all are sheet margin copies, full OG, LH, VF, Romeko's guarantee markings, C.v. $185.50
150.00
672  241A
1923, two perforated proofs of 20k in gray black or violet, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
100.00