Lots 539 - 666, Catalogue of Auction #33 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
539 **   265-68, 269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated and perforated complete sets of four, the first one has wide frame, the other one - medium frame, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
540 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, wide frame, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
541    268
February 6, 1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 20k red and black, imperforated copy with narrow frame, used on reverse of pre-printed cover from Kharkov to Berlin, no backstamp, light fold away from the stamp, cover was opened for display, VF and scarce stamp on cover, Mi #241 IB, ?750
400.00
542 **   269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, perforated complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, medium frame, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
543 **   275A fn
1924-25, peasant 2k green, typo printing, vertical right sheet margin imperforated pair with double impression, slightly uneven full original gum, fresh and appears to be NH, VF, Mi #229 IIDD, ?6,000++
1000.00
544 **   275A fn
1926, 7k-5r, typo printing, imperforated complete set of eight, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #248 IE-61IE
100.00
545  276
1924-25, worker 1k orange, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
75.00
546  288B
1924-25, soldier 40k bluish gray, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, previously hinged, VF
250.00
547  289
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, full OG, previously hinged, fine
75.00
548 **   293 var
1924-25, worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, printed on thinned grayish paper, horizontal imperforated pair, invalidating perforation across the design, and a part of red boxed marking at the top, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
549  298-301 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, perforated complete set of four, printed on thick paper, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, Mi #292-95 Ay
100.00
550 **   302-03 imp
1925, Lenin, 5r red brown and 10r indigo, imperforated complete set of two in horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #296D-97D
150.00
551 **   304-25
1925-26, 1k-5r, watermarked issue, perforated complete set of 21, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
552  307
1925, perforated proof of worker 4k in black, invalidating perforation across the design, usual black offset on reverse, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
553 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k olive, litho printing, "small head" variety, close to appropriate size, excellent condition, full OG, NH, VF and rare, Mi #278 II AXII
2500.00
554 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k olive, litho printing, "small head" variety, block of 50 stamps, contains two complete panes of 25 (top half of a sheet), double perforation, one of which is sideways, minor gum creases as always on large pieces of this period, nevertheless very fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, Mi #278 II AXII, ?32,500 as for common single stamps
5000.00
555 **   312 var
1928, peasant 9k red, horizontal watermark variety, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #279 IAY, ?220
100.00
556 **   323 var
1928, worker 2r green and rose, horizontal watermark variety, full OG, NH, fine, Mi #289 IAY, ?200
100.00
557  324a var
1925, soldier 3r dark brown and green, type I, perforation 12 1/2, nicely centered, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #290 DYI, ?600
500.00
558 **   304-25 imp
1926, 1k-5r, watermarked issue, imperforated complete of 20, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
559  326-27
1925, Academy of Sciences, complete set of two proofs, printed on thick gummed paper, full OG, NH (15k) or LH, VF
200.00
560  328-29
1925, A. Popov, two plate proofs printed on thick security paper with the text on reverse, 7k - in red, and 20k - in brown, no gum as issued, F/VF
500.00
561 **   330-35
1925, Decembrist Revolution, perforated and imperforated complete sets of three, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
50.00
562 **   339 var
1925, Revolution of 1905, 3k olive green, perforation L12 1/2, size 19.2x35.5mm, horizontal watermark variety, block of 4, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #302AY II, ?280++
200.00
563 **   343a
1926, Lenin, 2r black violet, watermark "Borders and Rosettes", perforation 12 1/2, top sheet margin copy, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
564 **   349-50, 349a
1927, surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, three blocks of four, last two with sheet or corner margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #324A I, C I, A324C I
300.00
565 **   349 var
1927, surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, printed on paper without watermark, perforation 12 1/2, bottom sheet margin vertical gutter block of four, top right stamp has a dent of "8" in surcharge (position 86), full OG, NH, VF
300.00
566 **   359-72
1927, surcharges 8k on postage due stamps, two complete sets in sheet margin blocks of four, printed on ordinary or on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
567  363 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on 8k green, typo printing, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
150.00
568 **   375-81
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
569 **   375 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 3k carmine, top left corner margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #328AUo
750.00
570 **   382-400
1927-28, the Second regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #339-53
150.00
571  407 imp
1926, Lenin, imperforated proof of 5r in red brown, issued color, watermark "lozenges", fresh, full OG, hinged, VF and rare, Mi #359
2000.00
572 **   413-26
1929-31, the Third regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
75.00
573 **   413-26 var
1929-31, the Third regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 13, all stamps have vertical watermark variety, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #365-77AX
500.00
574   Mi P80 var
1929, postal stationery reply card 5k+5k brown, erroneously reply portion is printed on reverse of basic card, in addition address part is misplaced to the bottom left, unused, VF and scarce error
500.00
575 **   456-66
1931-32, 1k-30k, imperforated set of eight in horizontal pairs, three of which have sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #365B-74B
500.00
576 **   470-71
1932-33, Maxim Gorki, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF
 
50.00
577 **   470a
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k brown, top sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #412U
750.00
578 **   472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of seven, stamp of 30k has minor gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #414-20, ?300
200.00
579  472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of seven, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $135.55
 
75.00
580  485-86
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, VF
 
60.00
581  487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $160
150.00
582  489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, complete set of 21, full OG, LH or hinge remnant, F/VF
150.00
583 **   519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, usual uneven full OG, NH, VF, Mi #457-61
200.00
584 **   519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, usual uneven gum especially on 5k value, minor gum crease on 35k stamp, nevertheless very fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
585  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, usual uneven original gum, LH or hinged, VF
 
100.00
586  519 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 4k brown, right sheet margin copy with watermark "1" on margin, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #457Ur
500.00
587  520 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 5k black, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #458Ul
400.00
588 **   521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k purple, bottom right corner margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #459Uu
750.00
589 **   524-28
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, complete set of five, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
590  524-28, 529-30
1934, Lenin Mausoleum and Ivan Fedorov, two complete sets, nice centering, full OG, LH or hinged, mostly VF
 
100.00
591 **   531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, complete set of two, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
592  531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, complete set of two, full OG, LH, F/VF
 
100.00
593 **   536-39
1934, D. Mendeleev, complete set of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #476-79
150.00
594  536-39
1934, D. Mendeleev, complete set of four, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
 
75.00
595  539 var
1934, D. Mendeleev, 20k ultra, horizontal position of watermark variety, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, Mi #479Y
200.00
596  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of 6, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
150.00
597  546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, complete set of five, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
200.00
598  548
1935, Anti-War Propaganda, two perforated trial color proofs of 15k in gray black and dark bluish black, printed on watermarked paper, perforation 10 1/2, hinged, VF and scarce, Mikulski certificate
3000.00
599  550
1935, Anti-War Propaganda, three perforated trial color proofs of 35k, colors bluish black, ultra and carmine, printed on watermarked paper, perforation 10 1/2, hinged, VF, Mikulski certificate
4500.00
600  551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
200.00
601  555-58
1935, F. Engels, complete set of four, full OG, LH, VF
 
60.00
602 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #513-22
400.00
603  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
604 **   569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, complete set of four, stamp of 15k has a dot inside "5" in "15" variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
605  569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, complete set of four, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
 
60.00
606 **   573-76
1935, M. Kalinin, complete set in blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #532-35
200.00
607 **   577-79, a
1935, Leo Tolstoy, two complete sets of three, perforation 14 and perforation 11 respectively, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
60.00
608  579a var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 20k green and dark brown, perforation 11, vertical pair, imperforated horizontally between stamps, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #538UMw
200.00
609  580a
1935, Mikhail Frunze, 2k violet, perforation 14, horizontal watermark variety, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #539 CY, ?300
100.00
610  582a var
1935, Sergey Kirov, 40k black brown, perforation 14, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #541CUr
100.00
611 **   583-88 var
1936, Pioneers helping Post, complete set of six, perforation 14, stamp of 15k on cotton paper, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #542-46Cx, 547Cw
200.00
612  583 var
1936, Pioneers helping Post, 1k yellow green, perforation 14, left sheet margin copy, simulated (blind) perforation on the left between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #542 CxUl
100.00
613  585a var
1936, Pioneers helping Post, 3k dark blue, perforation 11, vertical pair, imperforated horizontally between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #544Ax UMw
200.00
614 **   606-09
1937, Feliks Dzerzhinski, complete set in blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
615  606-09 imp
1937, Feliks Dzerzhinski, imperforated complete set of four, even to large margins all around, fresh and flawless set, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF and scarce, Mandrovski certificate for each stamp, Mi #566B-69B
2000.00
616  606 var
1937, Feliks Dzerzhinski, 10k yellow brown, horizontal pair, imperforated vertically between stamps and on the left, neat cancellation, VF, Mi #566UMs
200.00
617  606 var
1937, Feliks Dzerzhinski, 10k yellow brown, vertical pair, imperforated horizontally between stamps, cancelled, VF, Mi #566UMw
200.00
618  606 var
1937, Feliks Dzerzhinski, 10k yellow brown, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #566Ur
75.00
619  610 var
1938, Shota Rustaveli, 20k deep green, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, postally used, F/VF, Mi #580Ul
200.00
620 **   616B var
1953, farm worker 10k black, vertical right sheet margin pair, imperforated on the right between stamps and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #677 IAUr
250.00
621 **   617A
1937, peasant 20k green, printed on paper without watermark, rough perforation as often, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
622  619 imp
1938, Lenin, 40k indigo, nice margins imperforated copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #579U
100.00
623 **   629-35
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
75.00
624  631 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 30k multicolored, vertical pair imperforated horizontally between stamps, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #590UMw
200.00
625  633 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 50k black and red, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, cancelled, VF, Mi #592Ur
100.00
626 **   647-58
1937-38, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $100
 
75.00
627 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #618-24, C.v. $100
 
75.00
628 **   666-77
1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
629 **   678-86
1938, Balloons and Planes, complete set of nine, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #637-45
100.00
630 **   687-92
1938, Moscow Subway, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $75
 
60.00
631 **   714-15, a
1939, World Fair in New York, perforated and imperforated complete sets in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
60.00
632  732 var
1939, Agriculture Fair, 80k dark violet, raster vertical diamond, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, neat cancellation, VF, Mi #707AsUu
100.00
633 **   734 var
1939, miner 5k red, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #676 IUr
150.00
634 **   735 var
1939, soldier 15k gray green, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #678 IAUl
150.00
635 **   736 var
1947, aviator 30k gray blue, offset printing, top left corner margin vertical pair, imperforated on the left between stamps and margin, slight natural gum creases, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #682 IIAUl
250.00
636 **   736 var
1947, aviator 30k gray blue, offset printing, foldover resulting in horizontal gutter pair with missing row of vertical perforation between left stamp and gutter, natural creases, full OG, NH, VF and rare exhibition item
750.00
637 **   738 var
1939, Coat of Arms, 60k carmine, perforation L12 1/2, raster vertical diamond, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #684 IVCs, ?600++
150.00
638 **   743, a
1939, surcharge 30k on 4k claret, two stamps, printed on watermarked and unwatermarked paper, the last one is right sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
639  750 var
1939, Sanatoriums, 10k carmine, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, nicely cancelled, VF, Mi #719Uo
100.00
640  751 var
1939, Sanatoriums, 15k yellow green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, lightly cancelled, VF, Mi #720Ur
100.00
641 **   754 var
1939, Sanatoriums, 50k black, top sheet margin copy, imperforated between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #723Uo
400.00
642  754 var
1939, Sanatoriums, 50k black, top sheet margin copy, imperforated between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, F/VF, Mi #723Uo
100.00
643 **   763-816
1940 Year, complete set of 60 stamps, including Perekop - perforated and imperforated, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
400.00
644 **   766 var
1940, Anton Chekhov, 30k red brown, raster vertical diamond, full OG, NH, VF
 
50.00
645  768 var
1940, Western Ukraine and Western Byelorussia, 30k myrtle green, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, used, VF, Mi #737Uu
100.00
646  770 var
1940, Western Ukraine and Western Byelorussia, 60k indigo, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, cancelled, VF, Mi #739Uo
100.00
647  771 var
1940, Western Ukraine and Western Byelorussia, 1r red, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #740Uu
100.00
648 **   772-75
1940, Ice-breaker "Georgi Sedov", complete set in blocks of four, block of 30k have minor gum wrinkles, otherwise post office fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #741-44
200.00
649 **   773 var
1940, Ice-breaker "Georgi Sedov", 30k dark violet, perforation L12 1/2, raster horizontal diamond, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce stamp, Mi #742Cr
750.00
650 **   789-93
1940, Peter Tchaikovsky, complete set in blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #758-62
200.00
651  791 var
1940, Peter Tchaikovsky, 30k dark blue, bottom right corner margin horizontal strip of three, imperforated at the bottom between stamps and margin, vertical folds along perforation, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #760Uu
300.00
652 **   794-810
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, complete set in blocks of four, several blocks with insignificant gum imperfection, otherwise nice and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
500.00
653  794 var
1940, Pavilion "Povolzh'e", 10k multicolored, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, neat cancellation, VF, Mi #763Uu
200.00
654  803-797, 805-06
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, two horizontal se-tenant pairs, full OG, VLH or hinged, VF
100.00
655  801 var
1940, Pavilion "Georgian SSR", 30k multicolored, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, neat cancellation, VF, Mi #770Uo
200.00
656  804 var
1940, Pavilion "Turkmen SSR", 30k multicolored, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, nicely cancelled, VF, Mi #773Uu
200.00
657 **   811-16
1940, Perekop, perforated complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
50.00
658 **   820, 822 var
1941, Locomotives 30k dark brown, Automobiles 60k olive brown, both stamps have perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
659  824 var
1941, Red Army, 5k dark violet, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, cancelled, VF, Mi #793Ur
100.00
660  831 var
1941, Marshal's Star, 1r blue green, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #800A var
150.00
661  831A var
1943, Marshal's Star, 3r blue green, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, cancelled, VF, Mi #876Uo
100.00
662 **   832-35
1941, Aleksandr Suvorov, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
663  833 var
1941, Aleksandr Suvorov, 15k carmine, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, full OG, hinged on margin only, VF, Mi #807 var
150.00
664 **   841-42, 843-44
1941, Karelian-Finnish Republic and Moscow Kremlin, two complete sets in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
40.00
665 **   842 var
1941, Karelian-Finnish Republic, 45k bluish green, "smooth scroll" variety, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #811As
200.00
666 **   845-49
1941, Vasily Surikov, complete set in blocks of four, three of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #814-18
750.00