Lots 550 - 600, Catalogue of Auction #29 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
550 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra, bottom right corner margin copy, a part of the design is missing and printed on back side of the margin due to foldover, full OG, hinged on margin only, stamp is NH, VF
100.00
551 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra, bottom left corner margin copy, a part of the design is missing and printed on back side of the margin due to foldover, full OG, hinged on margin only, stamp is NH, VF
100.00
552  149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra, approximately a half of the design is omitted due to diagonal foldover, full OG, VLH, F/VF
100.00
553  149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra, strong shift of horizontal perforation, full OG, previously hinged, VF and spectacular error
75.00
554 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra, bottom left corner margin block of 4, two bottom stamps with completely omitted varnish lines variety, NH, VF, Mi #149z, 244++
100.00
555 **   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 due to foldover, NH, VF
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250.00
556 **/*   149a
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra, imperforated block of 4, large margins all around, very fresh, full OG, NH (3) or LH, VF and very scarce multiple, Mi #149U, 1,150++
1000.00
557  150 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 70k brown, varnish lines on both sides, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #150GII, 100
 
50.00
558  150 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 70k brown, bottom sheet margin copy, strong shift of bottom perforation, postally used, F/VF
75.00
559 **   150a
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 70k brown, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins all around, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, and extremely rare, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #150U, 7,000++
5000.00
560  
1920, Star, Post Horn and interweaved letters "RSFSR", three perforated essays of unaccepted design of 5r, colors: black, olive green and dark violet blue, fresh, full OG, trace of hinges at the top and bottom, VF and very rare assembly, Standard Collection Cat. #UD13
2000.00
561  
1920, Star with the Sickle and Hammer, two perforated essays of unaccepted design of 20r, colors: black and red, fresh, full OG, traces of hinges at the top and bottom, VF and very rare, Standard Collection Cat. #UD14
1500.00
562  178 var
1921, 2r light brown, double impression, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, Mi #152DD
100.00
563  180 var
1921, 20r ultra, printed on ordinary paper, color variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #154xb
100.00
564  
1921, "Triumph of Proletarians", imperforated essay of unaccepted design of 100r in gray blue, raster printing on card, right sheet margin copy, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and very rare, Standard Collection Cat. #UD26
1000.00
565 **   181 var
1921, 100r olive orange, color variety from special printing, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
100.00
566 **   181 var
1921, 100r olive yellow, color variety from special printing, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
567 **   181a var
1921, 100r orange brown, color variety from special printing, printed on thin paper, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
100.00
568  182 var
1921, 200r pale gray, color variety from special printing, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
569 **   183d
1921, 250r violet, double impression, horizontal right margin pair, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #158xDD
150.00
570  183d var
1921, 250r violet, printed on thin paper, double impression, fresh, full OG, VLH, VF
75.00
571  183
1921, proof of 250r in violet, printed from worn plate on gray thin card, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce
300.00
572  187
1921, two plate proofs of 40r, various positions of watermark, first one is in dark greenish gray, full OG, hinged; the other one - in dark violet gray, no gum as issued, both are VF
100.00
573 **   188 var
1921, 4th Anniversary of October Revolution, 100r in block of 4, two top stamps are in yellow (color error), two bottom ones - in orange, very fresh, full OG, NH and spectacular multiple
500.00
574 **   191c
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 1r orange, left margin horizontal pair, left stamp without surcharge due to strong shift, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
575  192 var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 2r, three stamps of distinctly different shades of basic stamps: pale brown, dark brown and red brown, fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
150.00
576 **   192a
1922, inverted black surcharge 5000r on 2r light brown, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
100.00
577  194 var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r ultra instead of blue, color variety, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
578  194a var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue instead of ultra, color variety, printed on thin paper, no dot after the last "R" in "RSFSR", LH, VF
150.00
579  194a var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue instead of ultra, color variety, printed on thin paper, no dots after last "S" and "R" in "RSFSR", very slightly creased original gum, fresh, LH, F/VF
150.00
580 **   194a var
1922, inverted black surcharge 5000r on 20r ultra, printed on thin paper, right sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #174ayBK, 250
150.00
581  195, b, var
1922, black surcharge (7mm spacing) 10,000r on 40r slate, two stamps of different positions of watermark, small and large size, full OG, previously hinged, VF, both with Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
120.00
582 **   195a
1922, inverted black surcharge (4.75mm spacing) 10,000r on 40r slate, small size, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
100.00
583 **   195b var
1922, black surcharge (4.75mm spacing) 10,000r on 40r slate, large size, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, top stamp with broken "1" in surcharge (pos. 44), full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
75.00
584 **   195c
1922, error black surcharge (7mm spacing) 1,0000r on 40r slate, large size stamp, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #175a II PF II, 1,000 as hinged
1000.00
585 **   196a
1922, inverted red surcharge 5000r on 1r orange, fresh and choice, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #171bK
100.00
586  197 var
1922, red surcharge 5000r on 2r light brown, double impression of basic stamp, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
587 **   200a
1922, inverted red surcharge 10,000r on 40r slate, small size stamp, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #175b YK
100.00
588 **   200f var
1922, red surcharge with periods after letters 10,000r on 40r slate, large size stamp, vertical pair with surcharge placed between stamps, reduced margin at the top, otherwise fresh, NH, VF and spectacular item
750.00
589  200f
1922, dark red surcharge with periods after letters 10,000r on 40r slate, large size stamps, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF, C.v. $225
150.00
590 **   201 fn
1922, diagonal surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, lot of four inverted surcharges on ordinary, thin or chalk-surfaced paper, blue black on chalk-surfaced, and in addition double black surcharge on ordinary paper, fresh, full OG,NH, VF, all appropriately expertized
150.00
591  201c
1922, blue black surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #180bxIII
100.00
592  203 var
1922, 7500r blue, printed on watermarked paper, double impression, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
593  205
1922, Coat of Arms, imperforated plate proof of 7500r in blue, printed on chalk-surfaced paper without watermark, tiny natural inclusion is mentioned for accuracy only, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare
750.00
594  206
1922, "Proletarians of the World Unite!", imperforated plate proof of 22,500r in violet, printed on ordinary white paper, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #179PZ
600.00
595 **/*   210 var
1922, black diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, horizontal pair, basic stamps were scratched during printing process, surcharges were placed over this scratches, full OG, NH or VLH, VF and very unusual rare item
150.00
596 **   210a
1922, inverted diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, bottom right corner margin copy with printer's marking, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #190xK
150.00
597 **   216a/27a
1922-23, inverted "Star" surcharges, lot of eight values, six of which on perforated and two on imperforated stamps, including 40r on 15k red brown and blue, basic stamp is large size, re-issue of 1919, fresh, full OG, NH or VLH (1), F/VF, all with Soviet Philatelic guarantee markings
250.00
598 **/*   218b/27b
1922-23, double "Star" surcharges, lot of four stamps, fresh, full OG, NH or LH(2), F/VF, all with Soviet Philatelic guarantee markings
200.00
599 **   238a-41c
1923, regular issue, 1r-20r, imperforated complete set of 8, each stamp with oversized margins, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #215B-19B, V B, VI B, 306.60
200.00
600  241
1923, soldier 20r, three proofs: perforated and imperforated in dark violet, and perforated in dark gray, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $225 as hinged
150.00