Lots 549 - 666, Catalogue of Auction #30 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
549   Mi P80 var

Postal Stationery card

1929, postal stationery reply card 5k brown, erroneously reply portion is printed on the back of basic card, in addition basic part is enlarged for 5mm, fresh, unused, VF and rare
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500.00
550 **   250-59
1923, 1k-1r, litho printing, imperforated complete set of 10, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF
 
50.00
551 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set of 4, wide frame, full OG, NH, VF
 
50.00
552 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set of in blocks of four, wide frame, bottom right stamp of block of 12k with broken black frame on the right, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
553    265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 3k-20k, imperforated complete set of 4, used on registered cover from Moscow to Berlin, postmarked on arrival, mostly VF
100.00
554 **   269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, perforated complete set of 4, all are left sheet margin copies with control markings, full OG, NH, VF
 
60.00
555 **   269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, perforated complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
556  275A fn
1926, imperforated trial color proof of worker 8k in rose carmine, printed on white paper, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #249EP
150.00
557 **   275A fn
1924, worker 20k bright green, typo printing, wide side margin imperforated copy, tiny natural inclusion on the right margin, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
1500.00
558  275A fn
1924, soldier 1r, typo printing, nice margin imperforated copy, brown color is missing, horizontal invalidating perforation line across the design, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
559  276
1924-25, worker 1k orange, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, Mi #242A
 
50.00
560    276
1925, registered cover locally sent in Minsk, franked by five regular values, including three of 1k orange, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, arrival ds, VF
150.00
561  280, var
1924-25, worker 5k lilac, three stamps of all different shades, including stamp on grayish paper, full OG, LH, F/VF
100.00
562  286
1924-25, worker 14k slate blue, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, left sheet margin copy, full OG, VLH, VF, Mi #252A
 
50.00
563  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, postally used, F/VF, C.v. $150
75.00
564  288A
1924-25, peasant 30k violet, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, fresh and nice, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #255 IA
200.00
565 **   289
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #257A
100.00
566 **/*   276a-90a
1924-25, 1k-1r, complete set of 16, typo printing, perforation 12, three stamps including 1r value have sheet margins, very fresh, full OG, NH or LH (8k), F/VF or better, very scarce in complete set
2000.00
567 **   291 var
1924-25, worker 2r green and rose, early typo printing on thinned grayish paper, imperforated left sheet margin horizontal strip of 3, left stamp has albino impression only, stamp is in the middle has mostly albino impression with small part of the design at the bottom right corner, right stamp has almost complete design with just a small part missing at the top left, full OG, NH, XF and very rare, Mi #259 IU, ?2,250 as single stamps without var
1500.00
568 **   293 var
1924-25, worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, typo printing on thinned grayish paper, imperforated bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, invalidating horizontal perforation line across the design, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #261 IU
100.00
569    294, 296
January 21, 1925, Lenin Mausoleum, three imperforated stamps used on registered FDC, sent locally in Moscow, cancelled with First Moscow Philatelic Exhibition ds, postmarked on arrival, VF and scarce early FD cover
150.00
570  294, 296
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, lot of six imperforated proofs, including five of 7k in brown, olive brown, violet brown, blue and ultra, all are printed on thickened paper with the text on reverse; and 20k in carmine rose, printed on white cardboard, the last one is extremely rare, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF
1500.00
571  298-301 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, perforated complete set of 4, printed on thick paper, full OG, LH or hinged, fine, Mi #292-95Ay
100.00
572  
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated essay of 40k red brown, unaccepted design, right sheet margin block of 4, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, Standard Collection Cat. #NP33
3000.00
573  302-03, b, 342-44
1925-26, Lenin, 1r-10r, three complete sets, watermark "border and rosettes", including perforation 13 1/2 and 10 1/2 on stamps of 5r and 10r, the total is seven stamps, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
100.00
574 **   302-03 imp
1926, Lenin, 5r and 10r, imperforated complete set of two, bottom right corner margin copies, post office fresh, NH, VF
 
75.00
575 **   304-25
1925-26, 1k-5r, perforated complete set of 21, printed on watermarked paper, perforation 12, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
576  307
1925, perforated proof of worker 4k in black, horizontal invalidating perforation across the design, usual ink offset on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
577 **   309 var
1925-26, peasant 6k blue, bottom sheet margin copy, horizontal watermark variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
578 **   309 var
1925-26, peasant 6k blue, complete pane of 20 stamps (5x4), bottom left part of a sheet of 80, horizontal watermark variety, yellowish original gum, NH, VF and extremely rare, a common stamp was printed in sheets of 100 (25x4)
5000.00
579 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k olive, re-issue of typo printing, complete pane of 25 stamps, unrecorded control marking at the bottom margin, slight thin at the top right corner margin due to hinge removal, full OG, one stamp is LH, all others are NH, VF, Mi #278 IAX II
250.00
580 **   318 var
1925-26, peasant 30k violet, horizontal watermark variety, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #285 IAYa
100.00
581 **   323 var
1925-26, worker 2r green and rose, left sheet margin copy, horizontal watermark variety, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #289 IAY, ?200
100.00
582  324a var
1925, soldier 3r dark brown and green, perforation 12 1/2, type I, perfect centering and intact perforation, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare, Mi #290 DY I, ?600
500.00
583 **   304-15, 317-25 imp
1926, 1k-5r, imperforated complete set of 20, printed on watermarked paper, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
584  311 var
1926, worker 8k olive, litho printing, left sheet margin imperforated copy, "small head" variety, horizontal invalidating perforation across the design, very fresh, full OG, hinged, VF, Mi #278 IIBX II
200.00
585 **   349-58, 349a
1927, surcharge 8k on regular and commemorative stamps, complete set of nine, including surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, perforation 12, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
586 **   349-50, 349a
1927, surcharge 8k on soldier 8k brown, three blocks of 4, last two have corner margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #324A I, C I, A324C I
300.00
587 **   350 var
1927, surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, printed on watermarked paper, bottom right corner margin block of four, stamp at the lower left corner with broken "8" in surcharge, appears to be "3" (position 94), full OG, NH, VF
100.00
588 **   359-72
1927, surcharge 8k on postage due stamps, two complete sets of 7, printed on ordinary or watermarked paper, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
50.00
589 **   359-72
1927, surcharge 8k on postage due stamps, two complete sets in horizontal gutter blocks of 4, printed on ordinary or watermarked paper, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
590  359/65 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on postage due stamps, typo printing on paper without watermark, perforation 12, complete set of 5, full OG, hinged, F/VF and scarce assembly
300.00
591 **   376 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k deep brown, vertical pair, imperforated between stamps and at the top and bottom, additional vertical perforation line across the design, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
592  377a
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 7k myrtle green, perforation 11 1/2, full OG, hinged, VF, Mi #330L
 
75.00
593 **   378 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 8k brown and black, horizontal imperforated pair, horizontal invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
594 **   379 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 14k blue and red, vertical pair with distinct perforation shifts, red color is inverted, full OG, NH, F/VF and attractive item
400.00
595 **   382-400
1927-28, the Second regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 15, the high value is top margin copy, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
80.00
596  407 imp
1926, Lenin, 5r red brown, watermark "lozenges", balanced margins imperforated copy, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF and rare, Mi #359 var
1500.00
597 **   411-12
1929, Pioneers' Assembly, complete set of two, stamp of 10k has horizontal watermark variety, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #363Y-64X, ?116
 
50.00
598 **   413-26
1929-31, the Third regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 14, three stamps have sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
60.00
599 **   413/26
1929-31, the Third regular issue, horizontal watermark variety, set of 12, less stamp of 20k, four stamps have sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
600 **   413-26
1929-31, the Third regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set in blocks of four, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
601  420 var
1929, Lenin, 14k indigo, perforation 10, large part of OG, F/VF and scarce perforation variety, Mi #378C
300.00
602  485-86, 486a
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of 3, including stamp of 35k with perforation 10 1/2, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $117.50
 
75.00
603  486
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, trial color proof of 35k in black brown (color of 15k stamp), removed from a cardboard, a part of red inscription at the bottom right, very fresh, no gum, VF and very scarce
1500.00
604  487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of 2, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
605  489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, complete set of 21, fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $125.50
100.00
606 **   498 var
1933, Nientzians, 10k black brown, left sheet margin block of 4, upper left stamp with and additional stroke on "P" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, NH, fine
100.00
607 **   514-16, 515 var
1933, Revolutionary heroes, complete set of three, and in addition stamp of 3k with vertical watermark variety, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #450Y-52Y, 451X
100.00
608  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, usual uneven full original gum, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $89.50
 
60.00
609 **   524-28
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, complete set of five, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
610 **   524-28
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, complete set of five, blocks of 4, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce set of multiples, Mi #467-71
1000.00
611 **   529-30
1934, Ivan Fedorov, complete set of two, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $100
 
75.00
612 **/*   536-39
1934, Dmitry Mendellev, complete set of four, very fresh and choice, full OG, NH or VLH (10k), mostly VF
120.00
613    545, 548, C56, C63
1935, four stamps, including the "key" value of the "First Decade without Lenin" used on registered flown cover from Moscow to Berne, met appropriate 85k postal rate, arrival ds on reverse, VF and rare franking
400.00
614 **   546 var
1935, Anti-War Propaganda, 5k black, horizontal position of watermark, tiny natural inclusion at the top left corner, otherwise post office fresh, NH, F/VF and rare watermark variety, Mi #494Y
600.00
615 **   551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, slightly wavy gum on 5k and 15k stamps, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
616 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, nice centering and intact perforation, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #513-22, ?350
250.00
617 **   569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, complete set of four, nice centering and flawless set, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #528-31, C.v. $150
120.00
618  569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, complete set of four, fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $50
 
40.00
619    572
1935, Iranian Arts, 35k black brown, locally used on registered FDC in Leningrad, tied with special marking, backstamped, fresh, VF and one of the rarest Soviet Union pre-WWII special cancellation
250.00
620 **/*   573-76
1935, Mikhail Kalinin, complete set in blocks of 4, fresh, full OG, top stamp are LH, bottom ones - NH, F/VF, Mi #532-35
100.00
621 **   577-79, a
1935, Leo Tolstoy, two complete sets of three, perforation 14 and 11 respectively, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #536-38A,C
 
60.00
622  577 var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 3k black and violet, horizontal imperforated pair, large margins all around, extremely fresh and choice, full OG, very light trace of hinge mark, VF and extremely rare, especially in pair
3000.00
623 **   578a
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 10k dark violet and black brown, perforation 11, bottom sheet margin block of 4, watermark "1" on margin, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #537C I var
100.00
624  579a var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 20k dark green and black brown, right sheet margin copy, imperforated between stamp and margin, neat postal cancellation, F/VF, Mi #538Ur
100.00
625 **/*   583-88
1935, Pioneers Helping Post, complete set of six, perforation 14, blocks of four, block of 5k with watermark "1" at the top margin, very fresh, full OG, blocks of 1k and 3k have top stamps VLH, all others are NH, F/VF
300.00
626 **   590-95 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, complete set of six, perforation L14x12 1/2, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF Mi #549Cx-54Cx
 
75.00
627  591
1937, Alexander Pushkin, imperforated plate proof of 20k in bluish green (issued color), left sheet margin horizontal pair, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, very fresh, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF and extremely rare, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking on each stamp
2500.00
628  592
1937, Alexander Pushkin, imperforated plate proof of 40k in rose lake (issued color), right sheet margin horizontal pair, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, very fresh, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF and extremely rare, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking on each stamp
2500.00
629  593
1937, Alexander Pushkin, imperforated plate proof of 50k in blue (issued color), right sheet margin horizontal pair, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, very fresh, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF and extremely rare, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking on each stamp
2500.00
630  594
1937, Alexander Pushkin, imperforated plate proof of 80k in carmine rose (issued color), right sheet margin horizontal pair, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, very fresh, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF and extremely rare, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking on each stamp
2500.00
631 **   604 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 50k dark brown, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins, left stamp with some paper adhesion, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce, Mi #565B, ?2,400++
1500.00
632 **   606 var
1937, F. Dzerzhinski, 10k yellow brown, printed on ordinary paper, top sheet margin copy, full OG, hinged on margin only, stamp is NH, but with slightly uneven gum, mostly VF and rare, Mi #566Ax
600.00
633 **   611-13
1938, International Paris Exposition, complete set in blocks of four, blocks of 5k and 20k with corner margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #581-83
100.00
634 **   616 var
1937, farm worker 10k blue black, left margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #677 IAUl, ?300++
200.00
635 **   617A imp
1937, peasant 20k green, imperforated top sheet margin block of 4, minor gum wrinkle on margin only, very fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, Mi #680 IAU
1500.00
636    622
1944, Lenin 10r indigo, used on stationery postcard 20k red, together with five other regular stamps, sent from Murmansk to USA, censored, light horizontal fold, still VF and scarce franking
100.00
637 **   628 var
1938, North Pole Flight, 80k carmine and dark red, flag in red is printed twice, full OG, NH, F/VF and attractive error
300.00
638  635
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, perforated proof of 1r in black and carmine (issued colors), perforation 10 3/4, excellent centering, fresh colors, no gum as printed, VF and very rare
1250.00
639 **   636-39
1938, First Trans-Polar Flight, complete set of 4, all are sheet margin copies, stamp of 10k has watermark "1" at the bottom margin, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
640 **/*   636-39
1938, First Trans-Polar Flight, complete set of four, blocks of four, fresh, full OG, block of 20k has one stamp VLH, all others are NH, F/VF
200.00
641 **   640-41
1938, Second Trans-Polar Flight, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, block of 20k with minor perf separation, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #599-601
200.00
642 **   641 imp
1938, Second Trans-Polar Flight, 20k black, nice margin imperforated copy, tiny little gum wrinkle at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500 as hinged
400.00
643 **   643-46
1938, Papanin North Pole Expedition, complete set of 4, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #614-17, C.v. $50
 
40.00
644 **   643-46
1938, Papanin North Pole Expedition, complete set in blocks of 4, three blocks have corner margins, post office fresh, NH, VF, Mi #614-17
200.00
645 **   647-58
1937-38, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set of 12, all have sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $75
 
60.00
646 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, very fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF, and scarce multiples, Mi #618-24
300.00
647 **   666-77
1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, complete set in blocks of four, primarily with sheet margins, block of 5k black has one stamp with minor paper adhesion, otherwise fresh and nice set, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, very scarce set of multiples, Mi #625-36
1500.00
648 **/*   678-86
1938, Balloons and Planes, complete set in blocks of four, very fresh and choice, full OG, blocks of 10k and 30k have one stamp is LH, all others are NH, F/VF
300.00
649 **   687-92
1938, Moscow Subway, complete set of 6, two of which have sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
50.00
650 **   693-97
1938, Youth Communist League, complete set of 5, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
40.00
651 **   698-705
1938, Sports issue, complete set of 8, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #657-64, C.v. $90
 
75.00
652 **   706-12
1939, Moscow Views, complete set of 7, choice and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #665-71, C.v. $75
 
60.00
653 **   718-20
1939, Non-Stop Flight to Far East, complete set in blocks of 4, two blocks have sheet margins, one stamp of block of 15k has minor gum wrinkle, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #690-92
150.00
654 **   721-23
1939, Taras Shevchenko, complete set in sheet margin blocks of 4, two stamps of block of 60k have slight gum wrinkle, otherwise full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #695-97
150.00
655 **   724-33
1939, Soviet Agriculture Fair, complete set of 10, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #699-708
 
40.00
656 **/*   724-33
1939, Soviet Agriculture Fair, complete set in blocks of 4, nicely centered, full OG, blocks of 15k, 30k orange, 60k and 1r have one stamp LH, all others are NH, VF, Mi #699-708
150.00
657 **   738 var
1939, Coat of Arms, 60k rose carmine, perforation L12 1/2, raster vertical diamond, top sheet margin block of 4, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #685 IVCs, ?600++
150.00
658 **   743
1939, black surcharge 30k on 4k claret, printed on watermarked paper, block of 4, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #698X
100.00
659 **/*   745-48
1939, M. Saltykov-Schedrin, complete set of four, blocks of four, fresh, full OG, one stamp of each block is VLH, all others are NH, VF
100.00
660 **   757-59
1939, Mikhail Lermontov, complete set in corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #726-28
100.00
661 **   763-816
1940 Year, complete set of 60 stamps, including Perekop perforated and imperforated issues, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
250.00
662 **   794-810
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, complete set of 17, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #763-79
100.00
663 **   817-22
1941, Soviet Industries, complete set of six, all have perforation L12 1/2, blocks of 4, two with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #786C-91C, ?920++
600.00
664 **   841-42, 843-44
1941, Karelian-Finnish Republic and Moscow Kremlin, two complete sets in blocks of four, the last one with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
 
40.00
665 **   842 var
1941, Karelian-Finnish Republic, 45k bluish green, "smooth scroll" variety, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #811As
100.00
666 **   845-49
1941, Vasily Surikov, complete set of 5, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #814-18
 
75.00