Lots 589 - 673, Catalogue of Auction #36 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
589  263
1924, peasant 30k violet, litho printing, two side margin block of 10 (5x2), double perfin "OBRAZETS" (Specimen), invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
590  265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set of four, narrow frame 20x25mm, stamp of 3k has gum crease, otherwise full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, Mi #238 IB-241 IB
600.00
591 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in horizontal pairs, wide frame, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
592 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, wide frame, control marking on margins, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
593 **   269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, perforated complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, medium frame, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
594  275A fn
1924-25, peasant 2k green, typo printing, enlarged margins imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #229 II
750.00
595  277
1924-25, peasant 2k green, perforation 14 1/2, three-side margin block of ten (5x2), strip at the top has perfin "OBRAZETS" (Specimen), invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
596  278
1924-25, soldier 3k brownish red, perforation 14 1/2, three-side margin block of ten (5x2), strip at the top has perfin "OBRAZETS" (Specimen), invalidating perforation and crayon line across the design, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
597  282
1924-25, soldier 7k brown, perforation 14 1/2, horizontal strip of five with perfin "OBRAZETS" (Specimen), full OG, NH, VF
200.00
598  283
1924-25, worker 8k brown olive, perforation 14 1/2, three side margin block of 20 (5x4) with perfin "OBRAZETS" (Specimen), horizontal invalidating perforations and violet crayon line, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
599  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, perforation 14 1/2, neat postal cancellation, F/VF, C.v. $150
100.00
600  288
1924-25, worker 20k dark green, perforation 14 1/2, three side margin block of 15 (5x3) with perfin "OBRAZETS" (double perfin in the middle), horizontal invalidating perforations and violet crayon line, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
601  288A
1924-25, peasant 30k violet, perforation 14 1/2, three side margin strip of five with perfin "OBRAZETS" (Specimen), full OG, NH, VF
300.00
602  290
1924-25, soldier 1r red and brown, perforation 14 1/2, three side margin block of 15 (5x3) with perfin "OBRAZETS" (Specimen), horizontal invalidating perforations, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
603  293
1924-25, worker 5r blue and gray brown, perforation 13 1/2, left sheet margin strip of three with perfin "OBRAZETS" (Specimen), horizontal invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
604  298-301 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, perforated complete set of four, printed on thick paper, full OG, previously hinged, fine set, Mi #292Ay-95Ay
150.00
605  
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated essay of 40k in red brown, not accepted design, full OG, NH, VF, Standard Collection Cat. #NP33
1000.00
606 **   302-03 imp
1926, V. Lenin, 5r and 10r, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #296D-97D
300.00
607 **   304-25
1925-27, 1k-5r, complete perforated set of 22, including both 10k stamps, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, F/VF
250.00
608  305
1925, imperforated proof of peasant 2k in black, printed on watermarked paper, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
609 **   312 var
1928, peasant 9k orange red, horizontal watermark "borders and rosettes" variety, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #279 IAY, 440++
400.00
610 **   323 var
1928, worker 2r green and rose, horizontal watermark "borders and rosettes" variety, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #289 IAY, 200
100.00
611    324a
1925, soldier 3r dark brown and green, type II, watermark "border and rosettes", perforation 12 1/2, used on flown registered cover from Tiflis to Berlin in 1932, all appropriate markings, VF and rare franking
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1000.00
612 **   304-15, 317-25 imp
1926, 1k-5r, imperforated complete set of 20, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
613  326
1925, Academy of Sciences, imperforated plate proof of 3k in orange brown (issued color), printed on yellowish thin cardboard with printer's text on reverse, 5mm scissors' separation between stamps at the bottom, no gum as produced, VF and scarce multiple
2500.00
614  326
1925, Academy of Sciences, imperforated plate proof of 3k in orange brown, used in 1949 together with four other values on registered flown cover from Moscow to England (Barry's correspondence), backstamped, VF
500.00
615  343a
1926, Lenin, 2r black violet, watermark "borders and rosettes", perforation 12 1/2, full OG, VLH, VF, Mi #309B
200.00
616 **   349 var
1927, surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, printed on paper without watermark, perforation 14 1/2, block of six (3x2), middle stamp of the top row has no dot after "kop" variety, full OG, NH, F/VF
250.00
617 **   349a
1927, surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, printed on paper without watermark, perforation 12, horizontal gutter pair, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
618  353a
1927, red surcharge 8k on Popov 7k blue, horizontal pair, right stamp has inverted "8" in surcharge variety, full OG, LH, VF
250.00
619 **   359-72
1927, surcharge 8k on postage due stamps, two complete sets in blocks of four, printed on ordinary or on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
620 **   360 var
1927, surcharge (type II) 8k on 2k violet, basic stamp is typo printing on paper without watermark, perforation 12, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
621  375 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 3k bright rose, left sheet margin block of four, strongly misperforated, CTO with full OG, NH, VF
150.00
622 **   402a
1928, 10th Anniversary of the Red Army, soldier 8k light brown, nice margins imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #354U
1000.00
623 **   403 var
1928, sailor 14k dark blue, right sheet margin block of four, grossly misperforated vertically and horizontally, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
250.00
624 **   413-26
1929-31, the Third regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 14, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
625  456-67
1931-32, the Third regular issue, imperforated complete set of nine, stamp of 4k has tiny natural inclusion at the top margin, otherwise full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $276
200.00
626 **/*   456-60 var
1931-32, 1k-5k, imperforated complete set of five, each stamp is printed on paper with horizontal watermark variety, full OG, NH or LH (3k), VF, Mi #365BY-369BY
300.00
627 **   470-71
1932-33, Maxim Gorky, complete set of two, stamp of 35k with slight gum crease, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
50.00
628  472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of seven, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $135.55
100.00
629  485-86
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of three, including both 35k stamps, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #422-23 A,C
100.00
630 **   485-86 fn
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, souvenir sheet of four, appropriate size 169x119mm, slight corners imperfection, nevertheless fresh, no gum as produced, NH, VF and rare, Raritan Stamps sold the similar souvenir sheet on Auction #34 for $31,000 without buyer's premium
20000.00
631  486-87
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, surcharged issue, complete set of two, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $160
150.00
632 **   518
1933, Order of the Red Banner, 20k multicolored, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #456
100.00
633  523 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 40k carmine, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #461Ul
600.00
634 **   524-28
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, complete set of five, stamp of 15k is printed on so-called "cotton paper", full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
635 **   529-30
1934, Ivan Fedorov, complete set of two, full OG, NH and fine set
100.00
636  531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
200.00
637  536-39
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, complete set of four, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
638  551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, stamp of 5k is unused, no gum, all others have full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
250.00
639 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #513-22
750.00
640  569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, complete set of four, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
75.00
641  577 var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 3k olive black and lilac, perforation 14, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #536Ur
250.00
642 **   581 imp
1935, Nikolai Bauman, 4k lilac, horizontal imperforated pair, minor usual gum wrinkles, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #540 BY
500.00
643  582a var
1935, Sergey Kirov, 40k black brown, perforation 14, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, lightly cancelled, VF, Mi #541CUr
400.00
644 **   583-88
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, complete set of six, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #542Cx-47Cx
100.00
645  591, 594
1937, Alexander Pushkin, imperforated proofs of 20k and 80k, both are in yellow brown, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, full OG, hinged, F/VF and scarce
2000.00
646 **   596, var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, two souvenir sheets of two, one of which is in dark brown shade, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
647  597 imp
1937, Congress of Soviet Architects, 3k brownish lilac, four nice margins imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #558B
750.00
648 **   603 imp
1937, Congress of Soviet Architects, 40k dark violet, vertical strip of four, marginal 3mm paper separation due to crease between two stamps at the top, nevertheless fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #564B
15000.00
649 **   604 imp
1937, Congress of Soviet Architects, 50k dark brown, imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF and very rare flawless item, Mi #565B
10000.00
650  606 var
1937, Feliks Dzerzhinski, 10k yellow brown, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, clear postal cancellation, VF, Mi #566Uo
300.00
651  610 var
1938, Shota Rustaveli, 20k deep green, comb perforation 12 1/2x12, printed on yellowish paper, margins on the left and at the bottom, full OG, light trace of hinge mark, VF and rare perforation variety, Michel #580Cx
2500.00
652 **   615
1940, farm worker 4k claret, printed on paper without watermark, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #674 IA
100.00
653 **   616A
1937, worker 10k olive green, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #A676 IA
200.00
654  616A imp
1937, worker 10k olive green, right sheet margin imperforated pair, vertical control line on the margin, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #A676 IAU
4000.00
655 **   617A
1937, peasant 20k green, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, fine copy, Mi #680 IA
200.00
656 **   617A imp
1937, peasant 20k green, top sheet margin imperforated copy, control line at the margin, full OG, NH, VF, Ceremuga certificate, Mi #680 IAU
1500.00
657 **   618 imp
1939, factory worker, 30k claret, top left corner margin block of four, slight usual gum wrinkles, a part of Goznak seal at the top on reverse, generally perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
3000.00
658    625-28
1938, Polar Flight, complete set of four, used on North Pole illustrated envelope in the First Day of issue (February 25, 1938), sent by registered mail from Moscow to Zurich, postmarked on arrival, VF
200.00
659 **   629-35
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #588-94
150.00
660 **   647-58
1937-38, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
661 **   678-86
1938, Balloons and Planes, complete set of nine, all are sheet margin copies, control line on margin of each stamp, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
662 **   714-15, a
1939, World Fair in New York, perforated and imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #693-94 A,B
150.00
663  736 var
1946, aviator 30k blue, litho printing, comb perforation, horizontal pair, readable postal cancellation, F/VF, Mi #682 IIIA
400.00
664  737 var
1943, Coat of Arms, 60k orange brown, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, cancelled, full OG, VF, Mi #855Ur
300.00
665 **   738 var
1939, Coat of Arms, 60k carmine, perforation L12 1/2, raster vertical diamond, top sheet margin block of eight (4x2), full OG, NH, VF, Mi #684 IVCs, 520++
300.00
666 **   745-48 var
1939, N. Saltykov-Schedrin, complete set of four, stamp of 60k has broken "9" in "1889" at the bottom, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #714-16, 717 II
100.00
667 **   763-816
1940 Year, complete set of 60 stamps, imperforated stamps are included, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Standard C.v. 24,900rub=US$1,000
500.00
668 **   768 var
1940, Western Ukraine and Western Byelorussia, 30k myrtle green, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, minor perf irregularity at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #737Uo
300.00
669  770 var
1940, Western Ukraine and Western Byelorussia, 60k indigo blue, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, cancelled, fine, Mi #739Ur
250.00
670 **   811-16
1940, Perekop, perforated complete set in sheet margin blocks of six, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #780A-85A
200.00
671 **   832-35
1941, Aleksandr Suvorov, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #806-09
150.00
672 **   845-49
1941, Vasiliy Surikov, complete set of five, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $150
100.00
673 **   845-49
1941, Vasiliy Surikov, complete set in horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #814-18
300.00