Lots 528 - 548, Catalogue of Auction #30 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
528 **   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
529 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain" 35k light blue, color variety, block of 4, rough perforation as always, full OG, NH, fine and scarce multiple
500.00
530 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra, bottom left corner margin block of 16 (4x4), nine stamps with completely omitted varnish lines variety, 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
531    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
532  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
533 **   181 var
1921, 100r olive yellow, color variety from special printing, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
100.00
534  183 var
1921, 250r dull violet, horizontal pair with large part of the design is omitted due to foldover, used at Petrograd, F/VF
100.00
535 **   183d
1921, 250r dark violet, top right corner margin horizontal pair with double impression, slightly creased gum at the top margin only, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #158xDD
150.00
536 **   190 fn var
1921, 4th Anniversary of October Revolution, 200r brown, unissued, top left corner margin copy, broken ornament at the top left of a shield (position 1), full OG, NH, VF
100.00
537 **   191c
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 1r orange, block of four with surcharges placed on the right stamps only, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #171aF, 400++
300.00
538  192a
1922, inverted black surcharge 5000r on 2r light brown, top margin copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
100.00
539 **   194 var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r ultra, color variety, printed on ordinary paper, control mark "1" on the right margin, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
540  194a var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue, color variety, printed on thin paper, full OG, VLH, VF
100.00
541  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, Mi #175a II
200.00
542 **   195c
1922, error black surcharge (7mm spacing) 1,0000r on 40r slate, large size stamp, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Soviet Philatelic guarantee on reverse, Mi #175a II PF II, 2,000
1000.00
543  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
544 **   201, a, b, c var
1922, inverted surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, four blocks of 4, ordinary, thin and chalk-surfaced paper, also blue black surcharge on chalk-surfaced paper, fresh, full OG, one stamp is hinged, all others are NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee markings
300.00
545 **   203 var
1922, 7500r blue, printed on watermarked paper, bottom left corner margin block of 4, a part of mirror impression of a stamp is placed at the bottom left corner due to foldover, minute toned spot on gum side, still fresh, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
546  210a
1922, inverted surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, VLH, VF, Mi #190xK, 200
120.00
547 **   223 var
1922-23, lithographed "Star" surcharge 5r on 20k blue and carmine, top left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, especially in multiple, the stamp is listed, but has no price in Standard Collection Cat.
4000.00
548  238a-41c
1923, regular issue, 1r-20r, imperforated complete set of seven, all with sheet margins, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $185.50
150.00