Lots 674 - 759, Catalogue of Auction #36 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
674 **   856
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #825
200.00
675 **   857/910
1942-43 Years, complete set of 57 stamps (Turgenev set of two is included), full OG, NH, F/VF, Standard C.v. 18,300rub=US$735
350.00
676  873 var
1942, Women and Soldiers, 20k dark blue, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, light cancellation, VF, Mi #843Ur
100.00
677  894 var
1943, Snipers, 60k dark blue, raster "vertical diamond", minor paper adhesion on gum side at the left, full OG, LH, F/VF and scarce printing variety, Mi #869sy
600.00
678  896 var
1943, Maxim Gorki, 60k black blue, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, light cancellation, VF, Mi #871Ul
300.00
679  901 var
1943, Soldiers, 60k yellow green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #879Ur
150.00
680  902 var
1943, Marines, 3r dark blue, vertical pair imperforated horizontally between stamps, cancelled, full OG, VF, Mi #880Umw
400.00
681  908 var
1943, Tehran Conference, 3r multicolored, red color is printed double, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #891DD
300.00
682 **   911-59, C77-81
1944 Year, complete set of 66 stamps and one souvenir sheet, imperforated stamps are included, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $268
200.00
683  921 var
1944, United Nations against Nazi Germany, 60k multicolored, blue color is omitted, red color is shifted to the top, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #909F
250.00
684 **   931-37
1944, 20 years without Lenin, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #911-17
75.00
685  931 var
1944, Lenin and Stalin, 30k carmine and orange, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #911Uu
350.00
686  942 var
1944, N. Schors, 30k gray black, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #927Uo
100.00
687 **   952-56 var
1944, Ilya Repin, perforated complete set in blocks of four, top left stamp of 1r block has a line across "1" in denomination, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #932A-36A, 935 I
100.00
688 **   959, var
1944, Liberation of Leningrad, three souvenir sheets of all different types of top and bottom inscriptions, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 4 I, II, III, ?135
100.00
689  
1944, Anton Chekhov and Nikolai Chernyshevski, two patriotic formula postcards, black printing on greenish gray paper, archival violet boxed "Obiazatel?nyi Ekzempliar" (Control Copy), each one is numbered on reverse, fresh, VF
120.00
690 **   960-1020
1945 Year, complete set of 81 stamps and one souvenir sheet, imperforated stamps are included, full OG, NH, F/VF, Standard C.v. 9,500rub=US$380
200.00
691 **   974 var
1945, Soldier and Flag, 20k multicolored, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated at the bottom between stamps and margin, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
692 **   987 var
1945, Academy of Sciences, 30k blue violet, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #963Ur
250.00
693 **   992D var
1946, Bomber "PE-8", 15k black green, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1017 Ul
750.00
694 **   1021/100
1946 Year, complete set of 71, no souvenir sheets, imperforated stamps are included, full OG, NH, F/VF, Standard C.v. 6,700rub=$270
150.00
695  1028 var
1946, Arms of USSR, 60k dark green, top sheet margin vertical pair, missing rows of horizontal perforation at the top and between stamps, lightly cancelled, VF, Mi #1010UMwo, ?250
250.00
696  1062 var
1946, Bolshoi Theater, 20k brown, left sheet margin horizontal strip of three, missing three rows of vertical perforation on the left and between stamps, full OG, LH, VF and rare perforation error, Mi #1059 var
2500.00
697  1084 var
1946, 29th Anniversary of October Revolution, 30k dark green, raster horizontal diamond, top sheet margin vertical pair, missing rows of horizontal perforation at the top and between stamps, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #1075A var
250.00
698 **   1087/188
1947 Year, complete set of 123 stamps, imperforated stamps are included, all stamps are original printing, full OG, NH, F/VF
400.00
699  1091 var
1947, Lenin Mausoleum, 30k gray blue, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #1086Uu
400.00
700  1092 var
1947, Lenin Mausoleum, 30k dark green, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #1085 Ul
300.00
701  1099 var
1947, Nikolai Zhukovski, 60k blue violet, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, nicely cancelled, VF, Mi #1084Ul
100.00
702 **   1125 fn
1947, Moscow Council Building, 30k multicolored, blue color completely omitted, slightly uneven full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1116 BF
150.00
703 **   1141 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 60k black blue, bottom right corner margin copy, perforation freak due to foldover, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
704 **   1161
1947, Spasski Tower, 60k red, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #1244
75.00
705  1166 var
1947, Sanatorium "Abkhazia", 30k red brown, bottom left corner margin imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #1157U
150.00
706 **   1166 var
1947, Sanatorium "Abkhazia", 30k red brown, vertical pair, imperforated horizontally at the top and bottom and between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1157UMw
200.00
707  1169 var
1947, Sochi Sanatorium, 30k dark violet, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #1160Uu
100.00
708  1205 var
1948, 30th Anniversary of the Soviet Army, 30k brown, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, neat postal cancellation, VF, Mi #1196var
150.00
709 **   1214-21
1948, Regular issue, 5k-60k, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1203-11, ?200++
75.00
710  1217 var
1948, woman farmer 20k brown, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #1206Uu
300.00
711  1227-29 imp
1948, A. N. Ostrovski, imperforated complete set of three, two of which have right sheet margin, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #1217U-19U
1000.00
712  1310 var
1948, "Swallow's Nest", 40k brown, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #1308Uo
250.00
713 **   1325
1949, 70th Birthday of J. Stalin, souvenir sheet of four, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 13x
300.00
714 **   1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 176x130mm, insignificant gum wrinkles as always, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 11A
500.00
715  1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 173x130mm, special Moscow Stamp Exhibition "24.2.1951" violet cancellation, full OG, hinged at the corners, VF, Mi Bock 11A
250.00
716 **   1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, size 174x132mm, minor usual gum wrinkles, generally perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 11B
1500.00
717 **   1330-32
1949, Medicine Academy, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1328-30
75.00
718 **   1352-54
1949, Alexander Popov, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1345-47
75.00
719 **   1366-75
1949, State Sanatoriums, complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, all are from original printing, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1371x-80x
150.00
720 **   1392a-93a
1949, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, one stamp of 50k block has minor gum imperfection, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1383B-84B
150.00
721 **   1418 var
1949, Weightlifter, 1r orange red, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1412Ur
300.00
722 **   1429/536, var
1950 Year, complete set of 100 stamps from original printing and in addition 41 stamps of reprints (no #1518-25), the total is 141 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce assembly
1500.00
723 **   1481-87, var
1950, Moscow Subway, two complete sets of original printing, four stamps differ by thickness of paper and three others by color shades, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1484q-90q, var
200.00
724 **   1491-96, var
1950, Latvian Soviet Republic, complete set of six, in addition stamps of 40k, 60k and 2r printed on thick paper, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1494-99, var
250.00
725 **   1518-25
1950, Skyscrapers, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1527-34
300.00
726 **   1526
1950, Spasski Tower, 1r multicolored, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1521
250.00
727 **   1541
1951, Albania, 40k green on bluish paper, right sheet margin block of ten (5x2), full OG, NH, VF
150.00
728 **   1568-83
1951, Russian Scientists, complete set of 16, large size, original printing, sheet margin blocks of four, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1575q-90q
500.00
729  1618 var
1952, Skiers, 60k multicolored, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #1620Uo
300.00
730 **   1661-88
1953 Year, complete set of 28 stamps, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
731 **   1689-745
1954 Year, complete set of 57 stamps, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
732 **   1689a
1954, Coat of Arms, 40k red, original printing, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
733 **   1730-31
1954, Agriculture Exhibition, two stamps in two types of complete se-tenant sheets of 25, first one contains 15 stamps of #1730 and 10 stamps of #1731; the other one contains 10 stamps of #1730 and 15 stamps of #1731,control markings and printer's pinholes on margin, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1733-34
1000.00
734 **   1746-88, C91-96
1955 Year, complete set of 49 stamps and 8 souvenir sheets (no North Pole souvenir sheets), full OG, NH, F/VF
250.00
735 **   1757a, var
1955, A. Venezianov, two souvenir sheets of four, one of which has light brown top and bottom inscriptions, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
736 **   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
150.00
737 **   1789-904, C97
1956 Year, complete set of 118 stamps, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
738 **   1905-2027
1957 Year, complete set of 129 stamps and 3 souvenir sheets, imperforated stamps are included, except Youth Festival, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
739 **   1913/40 imp
1957, Youth Festival, imperforated complete set of five, stamp of 10k has top sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
740 **   1943 var
1957, 40th Anniversary of October Revolution, souvenir sheet of three, omitted view of Leningrad (lilac gray color) variety, excellent condition, full OG, NH, VF and much more rare, than proof sheet with missing color on thick paper, NH, VF, Ceremuga certificate, Mi Block 22F
5000.00
741 **   1944 var
1957, 250th Anniversary of Leningrad, red overprint on 1r black brown on greenish paper, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1953Ul
750.00
742 **   1991 var
1957, K. Tsiolkovsky, 40k blue and pale brown, blue ink absorbed through porous paper and visible on gum side, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
743 **   2021
1957, K. Tsiolkovski, overprinted "Sputnik 1", block of four, vertical fold along perforation, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #2026
100.00
744 **   2059 var
1958, J. Komensky, 40k green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Mi #2070Ur
1000.00
745 **   2126 var
1958, View of Riga, 40k orange brown, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, full OG, NH (very light trace of hinge at the top far away from the stamp), F/VF, Mi #2153Uo
500.00
746 **   2417 var
1960, Uzbek Costumes, 60k multicolored, Mil'kin perforation variety L12 1/2 instead of comb 11 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #2432A
1500.00
747 **   2533-34
1961, Rocket and Stars, complete set in bottom left corner margin blocks of four, printed on aluminum foil, NH, VF, Mi #2540-41, ?470++
200.00
748 (*)   2823 var
1963, M. Petrauskas, 4k green and brown, printed on pasted up paper, unused, no gum, VF and rare variety in that period
500.00
749 **   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
750  3421 var
1967, Aivazovsky Paintings, 4k multicolored, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #3446Uu
150.00
751 **   3966 var
1972, L. Sobinov, 10k deep brown and buff, right sheet margin copy, error of the bottom inscription "CCCP" instead of "Republic", re-called stamp, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Raybaudi certificate, Mi #3999 fn
3500.00
752 **   4981 imp
1981, Bark "Tovarisch", 4k multicolored, nice margins imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #5112U
150.00
753 **   5153a
1983, V. Tereshkova, 10k multicolored, miniature sheet of eight, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #5283Klb
100.00
754 **   5541a-44a
1987, WWF - Polar Bears, complete set in miniature sheets of eight, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #5694-97Klb
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600.00
755 **   5756 imp
1989, Taras Shevchenko, 5k pale green, black and brown, four-side margin imperforated copy, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Mi #5930U
100.00
756 **   5906-08 imp
1990, Duck Conservation, imperforated complete set of three, balanced margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #6099U-101U
150.00
757 **   5954 imp
1991, Jellyfish, 4k multicolored, top right corner margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #6158U
200.00
758  

Russia and Soviet Union pre-World War II Large and Valuable Accumulation

1905-40, several thousand mint stamps apparently in complete sets housed and neatly identified in a stockbook, including postage, semi-postal, air post and postage due issues, as well as some varieties. Generally perfect condition with some occasional flaws as always on large holding, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF or better, Standard C.v. is about 615,000rub=$24,600
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7500.00
759  

Soviet Union Nice and Clean Collection

1941-58, about one thousand mint stamps and souvenir sheets in a stockbook, postage, semi-postal and air post issues, apparently complete for the period with missing just a few stamps, including green Tokyo Olympic Games and Lenin type I souvenir sheets. Choice and fresh stamps, full OG, mostly VLH or LH, F/VF or better. Standard C.v. 384,500rub as never hinged
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5000.00