Lots 603 - 663, Catalogue of Auction #31 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
603 **   878-910
Soviet Union Stamps of 1943-91 1943 Year, complete set of 33 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $160.25
 
120.00
604 **   911-59, C77-81
1944 Year, complete set of 66 stamps and 1 souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
100.00
605 **   921-22 var
1944, United Nations against Fascist Germany, complete set of two, special printing with added gold color on National Flags, full OG, NH, VF and rare
500.00
606 **   960-1020
1945 Year, complete set of 81 stamps and 1 souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $199.60
 
150.00
607 **   992A-1001
1945-46, Soviet Pursuit Planes, "kop" and "rub" denominations, two complete sets in blocks of four, mostly with sheet margins, full OG, block of #997 has one stamp VLH, all others are NH, F/VF
150.00
608 **   1021/100
1946 Year, complete set of 71 stamps and 3 souvenir sheets (less #1083a), full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $242.30
 
200.00
609 **   1161
1947, Spasski Tower, 60k red, block of 4, NH, VF, Mi #1244
 
50.00
610  1201 var
1948, V. Surikov, 30k red brown, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, fresh, full OG, LH at the top margin only, F/VF, Mi #1190Uo
100.00
611 **   1214-21, 1260
1948, regular issue, 5k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #1203-11, 1245, C.v. $184.40++
 
50.00
612 **   1230-33
1948, Ivan Shishkin, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1220-23
150.00
613 **   1261-64 var
1948, Transports, complete set of four, stamp of 30k is printed on thick (0.1mm) paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
614 **   1306
1948, Coat of Arms, 40k brownish red, original printing, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1335 I
200.00
615 **   1307-09 imp
1948, Sverdlovsk, imperforated complete set in corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1298-300B
100.00
616 **   1325
1949, 70th Birthday of J. Stalin, souvenir sheet of four, printed on cream paper, perfect condition, appropriate size, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 13x
 
150.00
617 **   1325 var
1949, 70th Birthday of J. Stalin, souvenir sheet of four, printed on white paper, nice and fresh, appropriate size, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 13y
250.00
618  1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated souvenir sheet of 4, appropriate size 177x130mm, properly cancelled on the first day of issue at Moscow "21.1.49", very fresh, VF, Mi Block #11B, ?3,600
2000.00
619 **   1333
1949, 31st Anniversary of the Soviet Army, 40k rose red, block of 4, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1327
 
50.00
620 **   1343-47, var
1949-50, regular issue, 15k-50k, complete set of nine, including color shade varieties of 15k, 20k, 25k and 30k, all are large size stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
621 **   1352-54
1949, A. Popov, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1345-47
 
60.00
622 **   1366-75 var
1949, State Sanatoriums, complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, all are original printing, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
623 **   1384/426
1949, four complete issues: #1384-85, 1386-87, 1404-05, 1425-26, all are original printing, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
624 **   1388-89
1949, A. Radischev, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1369-70
100.00
625 **   1392a-93a
1949, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, imperforated complete set in bottom left corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1383-84B
100.00
626 **   1442
1950, Movie Projection, 25k brown, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1445
 
60.00
627 **   1443-44
1950, Soviet Elections, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1446-47
 
50.00
628  1445 var
1950, P. Morozov, 40k black brown and red, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #1448 var
100.00
629 **   1458-59
1950, Labor Day, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1461-62
 
40.00
630 **   1462-63
1950, Victory Day, complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of 4, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1473-74
120.00
631 **   1474-76
1950, Agriculture, complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1470-72
 
50.00
632 **   1518-25
1950, Skyscrapers, complete set of 8, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #1527-34
200.00
633 **   1526
1950, Spasski Tower, 1r multicolored, block of four, full OG, NH, Mi #1521
120.00
634 **   1534-35
1950, Kazakh Republic, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1537-38
 
50.00
635 **   1541
1951, Albania, 40k green on bluish paper, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1540
 
50.00
636 **   1583 var
1951, P. Yablochkov, 40k brown black, raster horizontal diamond, nice copy, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1581r
300.00
637 **   1616
1952, V. Kovalevski, 40k brown black on yellow paper, bottom left corner margin block of 4, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1621
 
30.00
638 **   1624-27
1952, Stalin Constitution, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1627-30
250.00
639 **   1676-77
1953, 36th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set in bottom right corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1679-80
 
60.00
640 **   1678 var
1953, Communist Party, 40k multicolored, significant shift of the top and bottom inscriptions (red brown color), appears to be double impression, bottom margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
641 **   1678 var
1953, Communist Party, 40k multicolored, strong shift of the top and bottom inscriptions (red brown color), appears to be double impression, block of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare, the only one sheet (72 stamps) of this variety has been discovered
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1000.00
642 **   1693 var
1954, Valery Chkalov, 1r multicolored, comb perforation 12 1/2x12, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1695C
100.00
643 **   1710-17
1954, Sports issue, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1710-17
 
50.00
644 **   1714 var
1954, Foot Race, 40k orange brown, black and buff, double impression of black color, right sheet margin block of 4, full OG NH, VF and rare multiple, Mi #1711 var
800.00
645    1770-85
1955, All-Union Agriculture Fair, complete set of 16, used on six local covers in Moscow, all appropriate markings, VF
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100.00
646    1978 imp
1957, Bolshoy Theater, 1r violet blue and black, left sheet margin imperforated copy, used on Antarctic stationery cover, addressed to Moscow, all appropriate markings, VF and very rare
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800.00
647 **   2533-34
1961, Rocket and Stars, complete set in bottom left corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #2540-41, ?470++
 
100.00
648 **   2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, imperforated souvenir sheet in green, numbered at the bottom, post office fresh, NH, VF, Mi Block 33
150.00
649  3122
1965, Leningrad Subway, imperforated plate proof of 6k in black, printer's markings at four sides, no gum as issued, VF and scarce
250.00
650 **   3193 var
1966, Cosmonautics Day, 10k multicolored, margin copy, double impression of bronze color, NH, VF and scarce
150.00
651 **   3193 var
1966, Cosmonautics Day, 10k multicolored, top margin copy, yellow background (under bronze) is strongly shifted to the left, NH, VF
 
75.00
652 **   3276a var
1966, Space Project "Luna 9", horizontal side sheet margin strip of three, imperforated on the right between right stamp and margin, NH, VF
250.00
653 **   3711 var
1970, Lenin Philatelic Exhibition, 20k red, gold and dark red, souvenir sheet, type I, parallel embossing lines and thick text at the bottom, NH, VF, Mi Block 62 I, ?160
75.00
654  3922
1971, Precious Jewels, perforated proof of 30k in issued colors, horizontal pair, both stamps have top inscription strongly shifted to the bottom compare to issued stamp, NH, VF and rare
300.00
655 **   4768 var
1979, Flower Paintings, 15k multicolored, rose color is completely omitted, NH, F/VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, Mi #4869var
75.00
656 **   4776 var
1979, Birds, 2k multicolored, shift of black color, appears to be double impression, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
657 **   5341-44 var
1985, Exhibition in Tsukuba, "EXPO '85", complete set of miniature sheets of eight, illustrated margins, NH, VF, Mi #5482-85Klb
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40.00
658 **   4609/5515a

Collections and Collective lots

1978-87, New Year 1978, 1979, 1985 and 1987, lot of four miniature sheets of 16 or 8, illustrated margins, post office fresh, NH, VF
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75.00
659 **   5058/778
1982-88, lot of 10 miniature sheets of eight, illustrated margins, nice topical issues, post office fresh, NH, VF
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250.00
660 **   5098/339 var
1982-85, Paintings from the Hermitage, seven complete issues in miniature sheets of 15 plus label, the total is 31miniature sheets, post office fresh, NH, VF
200.00
661  

Souvenir Booklet

1927, 18-page booklet with pre-printed Soviet Union Coat of Arms and text in French, contains mounted mint complete sets from 1924-27, among better: #269-72, 298-301, 302-03, 304-25, B43-47, C6-11 and etc., very fresh and nice presentation item
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400.00
662  
1923-49, Collection in a blue stockbook of several hundred mint stamps, postage, semi-postal and air post issues, primarily complete sets of 1923-43 and souvenir sheets thereafter, minor flaws are possible as always on large holding, generally nice and fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, several are unused, no gum, F/VF or better, high C.v.
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4000.00
663 **   
1961-91, Thirty Years Complete Collection on manila pages in three-ring binder, all stamps and s.s. listed in Scott are included with many extras, e.g. Tokyo Olympics green and red s.s., most of imperforated issues, many miniature sheets and etc., fresh, NH, F/VF or better, Scott C.v. is about $3,000
 
750.00