Lots 577 - 593, Catalogue of Auction #32 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
577 **   149 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain" 35k light blue, color variety, block of four, rough perforation as always, full OG, NH, fine and scarce multiple
500.00
578 **   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
579  
1921, "Triumph of Proletarians!", imperforated essay of unaccepted design of 100r in olive, raster printing on thin paper, no gum as issued, VF, Standard Collection Cat. #UD26
400.00
580  
1921, "Triumph of Proletarians!", imperforated essay of unaccepted design of 100r in gray, engraved printing on card, size 60x40mm, no gum as issued, VF and very rare, Standard Collection Cat. #UD26a
2000.00
581  181 var
1921, 100r orange, printed on ordinary paper, block of four, full original gum on the face and on reverse, previously hinged, VF
200.00
582 **   181 var
1921, 100r olive yellow, color variety from special printing, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
100.00
583  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
584 **   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
585 **   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
586  194 var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r ultra instead of blue, color variety, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
587 **   194a var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue instead of ultra, color variety, printed on thin paper, block of six (2x3), four stamps at the top without a dot after "R" in "RSFSR" variety, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
1500.00
588 **   194a var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue instead of ultra, color variety, printed on thin paper, right sheet margin block of six (2x3), stamp at the top left without dots after "S" and "R" in RSFSR, stamp at the bottom left without a dot after "R" in "RSFSR" varieties, slight gum crease, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
2000.00
589  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
590  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
591 **   201, a, b, c var
1922, inverted surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, four blocks of four, ordinary, thin and chalk-surfaced paper, in addition inverted 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
592 **/*   202-06, 203 var
1922, the Second regular issue, complete set of six, including both positions of watermark on 7500r, blocks of four, full OG, NH, one stamp of block of 10,000r is LH, VF
150.00
593 **   223 var
1922-23, lithographed "Star" surcharge 5r on 20k blue and carmine, cross-gutter imperforated block of four, excellent condition, full OG, NH, VF and reportedly one of two known cross-gutter blocks of this rarity
15000.00