Lots 742 - 798, Catalogue of Auction #30 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
742 **   C1
1922, red Plane overprint on 45r green and black, bottom right corner margin block of 4, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #200, ?128++
100.00
743 **   C12-13
1930, Zeppelin issue, complete set of two, perforation 12 1/2, nice centering for this difficult issue, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #390A-91A
 
75.00
744 **   C12-13
1930, Zeppelin issue, complete set in blocks of 4, perforation 12 1/2, perfect centering and intact perforation, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
745  C12-13, a
1930, Zeppelin issue, two complete sets of two, perforation 12 1/2 and 10 1/2, fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $81
 
75.00
746  C13, a var
1930, Zeppelin issue, 80k carmine, two stamps with perforation 12 1/2 and 10 1/2, a white dot after "80" on the right value tablet (position 5), full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
747 **   C15-19
1931, Airships, imperforated complete set of 5, three of which have sheet margins, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #397C-401C
250.00
748 **   C15-19
1931, Airships, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, three of which have sheet margins, two blocks (20k and 50k) with slight usual offset on reverse, block of 1r has tiny gum wrinkle on one stamp, otherwise post office fresh, NH, VF and scarce set of multiples
1000.00
749  C15-19
1931, Airships, imperforated complete set of 5, fresh, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
 
100.00
750  C17 var
1931, Airship over Red Square, 20k carmine, nice margin imperforated copy, vertical position of watermark variety, very fresh, full OG, very light trace of hinge mark, VF and rare
500.00
751 **   C20-25
1931-32, Airships, complete set of six, including stamp of 15k gray, engraved printing, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
120.00
752  C20-25, var
1931-32, Airships, two complete sets, perforation L12 1/2 (6), and comb perforation (5), fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
 
75.00
753    C20-24
1931, Airships, complete perforated set of 5 used on cover addressed to New York, Moscow Post Office No.50 "8.6.31" First Day cancellation, slight traces of previous mounts on reverse, VF
150.00
754  C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k gray blue, error of color, nice centering and fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $200
150.00
755 **   C24 var
1931, Airship Construction, 1r dark green, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, a dot inside the second "C" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
756  C25a
1932, Airship, 15k gray black, engraved printing, perforation 10 1/2, neatly cancelled, nice centering, VF, Mi #406C, ?220
100.00
757 **   C26-29
1931, Ice-breaker "Malygin", imperforated complete set of four, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #402B-05B, ?200
120.00
758 **   C34-35
1932, International Polar Year, complete set of two, fresh and choice, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #410A, 411B, ?160
150.00
759  C37a
1933, Stratostat "USSR", 5k ultra, horizontal pair imperforated vertically between stamps, neatly cancelled, extremely fresh, VF and scarce, Mi #453UMs
1000.00
760 **   C45-49
1934, Civil Aviation, complete set of 5, printed on paper without watermark, nice and clean, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #462Z-66Z, ?280
250.00
761  C50-52
1934, the Stratosphere Disaster, complete set of 3, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #480-82, ?160
 
75.00
762  C50a
1934, I. Usyskin, 5k claret, perforation 14, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, Rossica expertizing mark
100.00
763 **/*   C53-57
1934, Airships, complete set of five, very fresh and choice, full OG, three stamps including the "key" value appear to be NH, two others are VLH, F/VF
200.00
764  C53-57
1934, Airships, complete set of 5, fresh, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, Mi #483-87, ?440
200.00
765    C55-57
1935, Airships, three stamps, including the "key" 30k value, used on flown cover from Moscow to Belgrade, arrival ds and all appropriate markings, VF and scarce
400.00
766 **   C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, complete set of ten, the stamp of 50k has slight gum wrinkle, all others including the "key" stamps of 25k and 30k are in perfect condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Mi #499-508
750.00
767    550, C52, C65
1935, Anti-War Propaganda, 35k carmine, Chelyuskin Rescue, 30k green, both are the "key" stamps of the sets; and P. Fedoseinko, 20k ultra, the high value of the set, used together on registered flown cover from Moscow to Berne, met appropriate postal rate of 85k, postmarked on arrival, VF and very rare franking
500.00
768 **   C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, excellent centering, intact perforation, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #527
500.00
769  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, short one tip of perforation at the bottom, otherwise fresh, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
250.00
770    C68
1935, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, commercially used on First Day registered flown cover from Moscow to San Francisco, tied with "3.8.35" ds, San Francisco "Aug.16.1935" arrival and all appropriate markings, light vertical cover fold and violet ink spot on stamp, otherwise VF and extremely rare, only a few real FDC of this stamp are known to exist, Mi #527, ?11,000++
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5000.00
771 **   C69-75
1937, Aviation Exhibition, complete set of 7, printed on white paper, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #571y-77y, C.v. $125
 
75.00
772 **   C75a var
1937, Aviation Exhibition, souvenir sheet of 4, both left stamps have a dot inside "P" in "RUB" variety, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
773  C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, souvenir sheet of 4, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF, C.v. $125
 
100.00
774  C84 var
1949, Plane over Farm Scene, 60k sepia on buff colored paper, left sheet margin copy, imperforated between stamp and margin, minor usual gum wrinkles, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #1402Ul
150.00
775 **   CO1

Air Post Consular Official stamps

1922, red surcharge 12m on Imperial Consular stamp 2.25r, right sheet margin block of 4, showing two stamps of type I on the left, and two stamps of type III on the right, sheet positions19-20/24-25, two bottom stamps with minor paper fold, otherwise very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp with Soviet Philatelic guarantees
500.00
776  CO2
1922, red surcharge (type I) 24m on Imperial Consular stamp 3r, neat black roller cancellation, VF and rare
300.00
777  CO5
1922, red surcharge (type I) 1200m on Imperial Consular stamp 10k, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Mi #5 I, ?400
400.00
778  CO7
1922, red surcharge (type II) 1200m on Imperial Consular stamp 2.25r, fresh, full OG, light trace of hinge mark, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee, Mi #7 III, ?950
800.00
779    C6-9

Soviet Union Pioneer Flights

May 23-28, 1924, Early Flight philatelic exchange cover from Moscow to Paris via Berlin and Koenigsberg, franked with a complete set of "Fokker 111", two line red "Mit Luftpost befordert.Koenigsberg (Pr.) 1", Paris arrival and all appropriate markings, VF
150.00
780    
March 1-3, 1933, Early Flight registered cover from Moscow to Hanover via Koenigsberg, nicely franked with four stamps, boxed two-line Koenigsberg transit and Hanover "3.3.33" arrival ds on reverse, VF
100.00
781    

Catapult Flight

October 1-2, 1933, Catapult Flight registered cover from Leningrad to New York, franked with four Soviet Union stamps, cancelled by "Leningrad - Berlin 24.IX.33" special postal marking, upon arrival to Berlin uprated with six German adhesives, s/s "Bremen" violet confirmation cachet, NYC "10.2.1933" arrival ds, VF
500.00
782    

Soviet Dirigibles

1930-31, lot of three advertising stationery postcards 5k red brown, picturing Soviet Airships "Klim Voroshilov" (2) and "Osoaviakhim", very fresh, unused, VF, Standard Collection #78, 86, 115
100.00
783    C12, C13a

Soviet Union Zeppelin Flights

September 10-11, 1930, Zeppelin Moscow Flight postcard and cover, both franked by two values, including one stamp of Zeppelin issue, first one - 40k blue, perforation 12 1/2, the other one - 80kcarmine, perforation 10 1/2, tied by special flight ds, Friedrichshafen "11.9.30" arrival markings, VF, Sieger #85Aa, 85Bb, ?200
100.00
784    C10-11
September 10-11, 1930, Zeppelin Moscow Flight stationery picture postcard 5k brown, uprated by two pairs of International Air Post Congress issue, cancelled by special flight ds, Friedrichshafen "11.9.30" arrival marking, VF and scarce, Sieger #85D
250.00
785    C26-29
July 25-31, 1931, Zeppelin North Pole Flight postcard and cover, franked altogether with ice-breaker "Malygin" imperforated complete set of 4, cancelled by special "18.VII.31" ds, red flight cachet, Friedrichshafen "31.7.31"arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #120Aa, 120Ab, ?250
200.00
786    C26-29
July 25-27, 1931, Zeppelin North Pole Flight registered cover from Leningrad to ice-breaker "Malygin", franked by "Malygin" imperforated complete set of 4, two flight cachet, ice-breaker "27.VII.31" dropped ds, Vienna arrival marking, VF and rare, Sieger #120Bc, ?1,500
750.00
787    C30-33
July 25-27, 1931, Zeppelin North Pole Flight registered cover from Leningrad to ice-breaker "Malygin", franked by "Malygin" perforated complete set of 4, two flight cachet, ice-breaker "27.VII.31" dropped ds, VF and scarce, Sieger #120Ca, ?1,300
750.00
788    
August 28 - September 1, 1932, Zeppelin 5th South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by three Airship stamps, Friedrichshafen connection, violet flight cachet, Pernambuco "1.IX.32"arrival ds, VF and rare, Sieger #171A
750.00
789    
September 12-17, 1932, Zeppelin 6th South America Flight registered postcard to Argentina, franked by two regular values, red Stuttgart connection, green flight cachet, Buenos Aires "17.SEP.32" arrival ds, VF and rare, Michel#275c, Sieger #177 var, Soviet correspondence of this flight with Stuttgart connection marking is not listed either in Michel or Sieger Cat.
750.00
790    
September 26-29, 1932, Zeppelin 7th South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by four values, red Berlin connection, brown flight cachet, Pernambuco "29.IX.32" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #183B
750.00
791    
October 9-13, 1932, Zeppelin 8th South America Flight registered special delivery cover to Canal Zone, franked by three stamps, Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "13.X.32" dropped marking, NYC transit and Cristobal arrival ds, VF, Sieger #189B
750.00
792    
October 24-27, 1932, Zeppelin 9th South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by three Airship stamps, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "27.X.32" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #195A
750.00
793    
August 5-9, 1933, Zeppelin 4th South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by three air mail stamps, Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "9.VIII.33" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #223B
750.00
794    
September 2-6, 1933, Zeppelin 6th South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by three air post stamps, red Berlin connection, black flight marking, Pernambuco "6.IX.33" arrival ds, VF, Sieger #229B
750.00
795    
September 16-19, 1933, Zeppelin 7th South America Flight registered cover to Argentina, franked by three Airship stamps, Berlin connection, blue flight cachet, Buenos Aires "21.SET.33" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #232B
750.00
796    
September 30 - October 4, 1933, Zeppelin 8th South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by four commemorative stamps, Berlin connection, violet flight cachet, Pernambuco "4.X.33" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #235B
750.00
797    
September 1-5, 1934, Zeppelin 7th South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by two air mail stamps, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "5.IX.34" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #271A
750.00
798    
October 13-17, 1934, Zeppelin 10th South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by two stamps, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "17.X.34" arrival ds, VF, Sieger #280A
750.00