Lots 588 - 678, Catalogue of Auction #35 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
588 **   856
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #825
150.00
589 **   857-58
1942, Alisher Navoi, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, VF, Mi #827C, 828A, C.v. $100
75.00
590 **   860/66
1942, Soviet heroes, complete of the year set of seven, blocks of four, several with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #829-35
200.00
591  877 var
1942, Anti-Aircraft Battery, 45k dark blue, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, slight picture scuff on the right, full OG, hinged, F/VF, Mi #846Uu
100.00
592 **   878-85
1943, 25th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #847-54
200.00
593 **   911-59, C77-81
1944 Year, complete set of 66 stamps and one souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $268
150.00
594 **   931-37
1944, 20 years without Lenin, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #911-17
75.00
595  992F var
1946, Bomber "TU-2", 30k violet, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #1020 var
150.00
596 **   1029 var
1946, Victory parade, 60k dark brown, vertical pair imperforated horizontally between stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #1011 var
500.00
597 **   1048 var
1946, Maxim Gorki, 60k dark green, raster "horizontal diamond", block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
598    1079 var
1946, Smelted Iron, 30k dark brown, vertical pair imperforated horizontally between stamps, used on registered cover from Moscow to England together with two other stamps, marked on arrival by blue crayon, VF
200.00
599 **   1087-188
1947 Year, complete set of 123 stamps (no souvenir sheet), all are from original printings, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
600 **   1125 imp var
1947, Moscow Council Building, 30k multicolored, imperforated block of four, size 40x27mm, original printing, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
601  1140 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 60k red brown and black, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, Mi #1146Uu
200.00
602 **   1189-317, C32
1948 Year, complete set of 132 stamps, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce assembly
1000.00
603 **   1214-21
1948, regular issue, 5k-60k, complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1203-11, 200++
60.00
604 **   1220 var
1948, Moscow Kremlin, 50k bright blue, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1210Ur
500.00
605 **   1236 var
1948, Five-Year Plan, 60k brown black and carmine, bottom left corner margin block of four, brown black color is shifted to the bottom, full OG, NH, VF and spectacular piece
150.00
606 **   1237-43 var
1948, Agriculture Five-Year Plan, complete set in blocks of four, block of 30k green has raster "horizontal diamond", full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1229-35
150.00
607 **   1254-57
1948, Sports issue, complete set of four, all are from original printings, blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1246-49
100.00
608 **   1258-59
1948, Day of the Tankmen, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1250-51
75.00
609 **   1307-09
1948, Sverdlovsk issue, imperforated complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, block of 30k has one stamp with small natural inclusion, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
610 **   1318-428, C83-90
1949 Year, complete set of 121 stamps (no souvenir sheets), all are from original printings, full OG, NH, F/VF and difficult assembly
1200.00
611  1320 var
1949, Mikhail Lomonosov, 40k red brown, top sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated at the top between stamps and margin, lightly cancelled at the bottom, VF, Mi #1311Uo
200.00
612 **   1325
1949, 70th Birthday of J. Stalin, souvenir sheet of four, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 13x
200.00
613  1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 177x131mm, nice and fresh, full OG, LH, VF
250.00
614  1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 175x130mm, appropriate Tula cancellation, full OG, VF, Mi Block #11A, 300
200.00
615 **   1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, size 180x131mm, insignificant gum wrinkle, still post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
616  1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, 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
617 **   1352-54
1949, Alexander Popov, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1345-47
75.00
618 **   1366-75
1949, State Sanatoriums, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1371x-80x
150.00
619 **   1429-536
1950 Year, complete set of 100 stamps (less #1518-25), full OG, NH, F/VF
700.00
620 **   1468-71
1950, Agriculture, complete set in left sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1470-72
100.00
621 **   1508-09 var
1950, Antarctic Expedition, complete set of two in sheet margin pairs, one stamp of 40k has white spot on Africa variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
622 **   1518-25
1950, Skyscrapers, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1527-34
250.00
623 **   1526
1950, Spasski Tower, 1r multicolored, top left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1521
150.00
624 **   1529-31 var
1950, Ivan Aivazovsky, complete set of three, printed on thinned paper, original printings, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
625 **   1537 var
1951, Lenin at Razliv, 40k multicolored, right sheet margin block of four, imperforated on the right between stamps and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1544 var
500.00
626 **   1583 var
1951, Petr Yablochkov, 40k brown black, raster "horizontal diamond", reprint of 1956, bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1581r
300.00
627 **   1598-602
1951, Communism Developments, complete set in blocks of four, one or two insignificant gum wrinkles are possible, generally perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1601-05
1000.00
628 **   1603
1951, Peace Conference, 40k gray and red, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1606
50.00
629 **   1617-18 var
1952, Winter Sports, complete set in blocks of four, original printings, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1619-20
100.00
630 **   1661-88
1953 Year, complete set of 28 stamps, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
631 **   1676-77
1953, 36th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set in bottom left corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1679-80
100.00
632 **   1678 var
1953, Communist Party, 40k multicolored, 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
633 **   1689-745
1954 Year, complete set of 57 stamps, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
634 **   1689 var
1957, Coat of Arms, 40k scarlet, offset printing, spectacular double impression, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, a common stamp is added for comparison
1000.00
635 **   1699, var
1954, Joseph Stalin, 40k brown, two blocks of four, perforation L12 1/2 and comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1701 A,C
100.00
636 **   1718-20, 1739-42
1954, Agriculture, the first and second issues, complete sets in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1718-20, 1741-44
75.00
637  1723 var
1954, Mikhail Glinka, 40k multicolored, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #1725Ul
500.00
638 **   1746-88, C91-96
1955 Year, complete set of 49 stamps and 8 souvenir sheets (North Pole souvenir sheets are not included), full OG, NH, VF
150.00
639 **   1767a, fn
1962, red overprint "25th Anniversary of North Pole Station", two souvenir sheets of four, different types of overprint, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 30 I, II, 230
100.00
640 **   1786 var
1955, Moscow University, 40k multicolored, peroration L12 1/2, left sheet margin block of nine, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1780C
150.00
641 **   1789-904, C97
1956 Year, complete set of 118 stamps, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
642  1861A var
1957, Robert Burns, 40k light ultra and brown, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #1960Uu
100.00
643 **   1907-08 var
1957, M. Glinka, complete set of two, perforation L12 1/2, blocks of nine, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1916-17C
200.00
644 **   1910-12 var
1957, Ice-Hockey World Championships, complete set of three, perforation L12 1/2, blocks of nine, top left stamp of 60k block has "puck in the goal" variety, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
645 **   1913/40 imp
1957, Youth Festival, imperforated complete set of five, 10k and 1r with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
646 **   1956 var
1957, Bicycle Race, 40k claret and violet blue, block of four, top right stamp has "Belogonka" variety, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
647    1978 var
1957, Bolshoi Theater, 1r black and violet blue, top sheet margin imperforated copy, affixed over Youth Festival stationery envelope, sent by registered mail in Moscow, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce, Mi #1977 imp
750.00
648 **   1990 var
1957, Trade Union Congress, 40k gray blue and black on blue paper, perforation L12 1/2, block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #1994C
100.00
649 **   2021
1957, K. Tsiolkovski, overprinted "Sputnik 1", block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #2026
100.00
650 **   2089-91 var
1958, International Geophysical Year, complete set of three, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #2103A-05A
100.00
651 **  Mi XX
1958, Voroshilovgrad Locomotive Plant, 40k brown and orange brown, re-called stamp for political reasons, full OG, NH, mostly VF
1000.00
652 **   2139 var
1958, 40th Anniversary of Youth Communist League, 60k multicolored, Mil'kin perforation variety L12 1/2, slight bottom left corner bend, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Mi #2164C
1000.00
653 **   2286-417, C98
1960 Year, complete set of 134 stamps and one souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, VF
60.00
654 **   2413 var
1960, Iris, 60k multicolored, small size (16x22mm), perforation 12, re-called stamp, full OG, NH, VF and rare, a common stamp is added for comparison
2500.00
655 **   2466 var
1961, Lenin, 4k multicolored, Mil'kin perforation variety L12 1/2, minor gum wrinkles, otherwise full OG, NH, VF, Mi #2476C
500.00
656  2467
1961, Rabindranath Tagor, perforated proof in gray, no value indicated, full OG, NH, F/VF
500.00
657 **   2533-34
1961, Rocket and Stars, complete set in top right corner margin blocks of four, printed on aluminum foil, NH, VF, Mi #2540-41, 470++
120.00
658 **   2620 var
1962, I. Shadr, 4k black and red brown, Mil'kin perforation variety L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #2631C
750.00
659 **   2650 var
1962, Woman Farmer, 4k blue, gray and green, Mil'kin perforation variety L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #2655C
750.00
660 **   2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, imperforated souvenir sheet in green, numbered at the bottom, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block #33
200.00
661  3424 var
1967, Paintings, 6k multicolored, top right corner margin vertical pair, imperforated on the right between stamps and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #3449 var
400.00
662  3666a
1969, Ivan Bilibin, perforated proof strip of five stamps in issued colors, perforation 10 3/4, "1968" instead of "1969" at the bottom inscription, full OG, NH, VF and rare
1500.00
663  4781
1979, 30th Anniversary of GDR, two large die multicolored proofs of 4k, accepted and not accepted designs, approximate size 147x104mm, printer's pinhole markings, VF and scarce
1000.00
664 **   4832 imp
1980, Helicopter "MI-10", 15k multicolored, nice sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #4960U
1000.00
665 **   4833 imp
1980, Helicopter "V-12", 32k multicolored, balanced margins imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #4961U
1000.00
666 **   5153a
1983, V. Tereshkova, 10k multicolored, miniature sheet of eight, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #5283Klb
100.00
667 **   5187 imp
1983, "Partisan Madonna", 20k multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #5317U
1000.00
668 **   5196 imp
1983, A. Sidorenko, 4k multicolored, right sheet margin imperforated horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #5326U
1500.00
669 **   5216 imp
1984, Cuban Revolution, 5k multicolored, vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #5345U
1500.00
670 **   5341-44 var
1985, Exhibition in Tsukuba, "EXPO '85", complete set in miniature sheets of eight, illustrated margins, NH, VF, Mi #5482-85Klb
50.00
671 **   5541a-44a
1987, WWF - Polar Bears, complete set in miniature sheets of eight, post office fresh condition, NH, VF, Mi #5694-97Klb
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600.00
672 **   5795 imp
1989, Letter Writing Week, 5k multicolored, imperforated bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Mi #5978U
150.00
673 **   5814 imp
1989, 72nd Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated vertical pair, printer's marking on the margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #5991U
150.00
674 **   5854/68 imp
1990, Capitals of the Soviet Republic, imperforated complete set of 13 (stamps of Riga and Yerevan have never been issued imperforated), blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #5046/60U
1000.00
675 **   5954, 5958 imp
1991, Marine Life, 4k and 20k, two right sheet margin imperforated blocks of four, printer's markings on the margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #6158U, 6162U
1500.00
676 */U   

Soviet Union Collections

The First and Second Definitive Issues Exhibition Style Collection

1923-29, stamps and covers neatly arranged on nicely inscribed pages and housed in large yellow binder. The Collection contains most of the issued stamps in mint and used condition, many different plate and perforation varieties, specimens, errors, some forgeries; as well as 116 postal history items some with amazing franking, including 12 early airmail, 4 philatelic exchange and 4 advertising covers. Minor flaws are possible, but in general nice specialized lot, F/VF or better condition
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2000.00
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Printing Errors Accumulation

1937-90, lot of 105 printing errors or overprint varieties in singles, pairs, blocks in large blue stockbook, strong in 1940-50's, in addition several incomplete sets for the total C.v. is about $500,clean and nice holding, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, owner's conservative retail is over $2,100
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1500.00
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Thirty Years Complete Collection

1961-91, several thousand stamps are in large blue stockbook, all stamps and souvenir sheets listed in Scott are included with many extras, e.g. North Pole s.s. with red overprint, Tokyo Olympics green and red s.s., Lenin s.s. of 1970, type I, most of imperforated issues, some miniature sheets (not expensive) and much more, fresh, NH, F/VF or better, Scott C.v. is well over $3,500
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800.00