Lots 615 - 685, Catalogue of Auction #38 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
615 **   857-58
1942, Alisher Navoi, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #827C, 828A
75.00
616 **   859
1941, People Militia, 30k dull blue, perfect condition, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
617 **   878-85
1943, 25th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #847-54
500.00
618  901 var
1943, Soldiers, 60k light green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #879a Ur
100.00
619 **   911-59
1944 Year, complete set of 66 stamps and 1 souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
620  970 var
1945, Victory at Stalingrad, souvenir sheet of four, Leningrad "21.4.45" date stamp, bottom inscription is strongly shifted to the left, VF
100.00
621 **   976 var
1945, Soviet Tank in a Battle, 30k blue black, left sheet margin block of four, imperforated on the left between stamps and margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #955Ul
1250.00
622 **   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
300.00
623    1098-99, 1159-60
1947, two complete sets of two stamps, including Day of Air Fleet, used on registered flown cover from Moscow to New York, postmarked on arrival, VF
100.00
624  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
625 **   1143-46
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 1r-5r, vertical three side margin se-tenant strip of four with blank label, control lines on margins, minor usual gum wrinkles, still fresh, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
626 **   1161
1947, Spasski Tower, 60k red, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #1244
75.00
627  1205 var
1948, 30th Anniversary of the Soviet Army, 30k brown, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, lightly cancelled, F/VF
150.00
628 **   1263 var
1948, Transports, 60k blue, imperforated on the left enlarged margin, full OG, NH, VF
350.00
629 **   1284-88
1948, Young Pioneers, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $247.50
100.00
630 **   1289-94
1948, Youth Communists, complete set of six, all are from original printing, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $222.50
100.00
631 **   1318-428, C83-90
1949 Year, complete set of 121 stamps (no souvenir sheets), full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $1,190
750.00
632 **   1325
1949, 70th Birthday of J. Stalin, souvenir sheet of four, printed on creamy paper, choice copy, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
250.00
633 **   1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 176x132mm, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
300.00
634 **   1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, size 177x134mm, minor usual gum bends, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
635 **   1352-54
1949, A. Popov, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1345-47
100.00
636 **   1355-56
1949, Press Day, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1343-44
100.00
637 **   1447-48
1950, Communications Trade Union Congress, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #1459-60
100.00
638 **   1486 var
1950, Moscow Subway, 1r green on yellow paper, reprint of 1956, horizontal pair imperforated vertically between stamps, very small spot on gum, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #1488 UMs
650.00
639 **   1518-25
1950, Skyscrapers, complete set of eight, nice and choice, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $460
300.00
640 **   1526
1950, Spasski Tower, 1r multicolored, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1521
200.00
641 **   1529-30
1950, I. Aivazovsky, 40k and 50k, complete sheet of 20, contains two blocks of ten of each denomination with gutter in the middle, bottom margin is missing, one stamp has natural paper inclusion, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1522b-23b, ?500++
150.00
642 **   1534-35
1950, Kazakh Republic, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1537-38
100.00
643 **   1689 var
1957, Coat of Arms, 40k scarlet, double impression, fresh, NH, F/VF and really scarce stamp, a common stamp is added for comparison
200.00
644 **   1693 var
1954, Valery Chkalov, 1r gray, blue and dark brown, comb perforation 12 1/2x12, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1695C
150.00
645 **   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
250.00
646 **   1757a, var
1955, A. Venezianov, two souvenir sheets of four, dark brown and light brown top and bottom inscriptions, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
647 **   1767a fn
1962, red overprint "25th Anniversary of North Pole Station", souvenir sheets of four, overprint type II, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 30 II, ?130
100.00
648 **   1789-904, C97
1956 Year, complete set of 118 stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $301
200.00
649 **   1845 var
1956, Tennis, 40k orange brown, perforation L 12 1/2, top left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1855C
100.00
650 **   1860a
1956, Makhmud Aivazov, 40k yellow green, three-line inscription, original printing, bottom right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
651 **   1884 var
1956, Antarctic Expedition, 40k multicolored, omitted flag on aft of the ship variety, full OG NH, VF, Mi #1891 I
100.00
652 **   1905-2027
1957 Year, complete set of 129 stamps and 3 souvenir sheets, imperforated stamps are included, except Youth Festival, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $310
200.00
653 **   1907-08, var
1957, M. Glinka, two complete sets in blocks of four, perforation L 12 1/2, distinctly different shades of background, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1916A-17A, var
200.00
654 **   1912 var
1957, Ice-Hockey Championships, 60k green, perforation L 12 1/2, horizontal pair, right stamp has "puck" variety, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1921 II
100.00
655 **   1913/40 imp
1957, Youth Festival, imperforated complete set of five, bottom sheet margin blocks of four, 3mm scissors' separation on 40k and 1r blocks, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
656 **   1940 var
1957, Youth Festival, 1r multicolored, perforation L12 1/2, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1949C
350.00
657  1943
1957, 40th Anniversary of October Revolution, proof of souvenir sheet of three, "Aurora" and right stamp are in blue instead of violet, other colors are in different shades, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and rare
5000.00
658 **   1991 var
1957, K. Tsiolkovsky, 40k blue and pale brown, blue ink absorbed through porous paper and visible on gum side, bottom sheet margin block of six (3x2), full OG, NH, VF
150.00
659 **   2028-157
1958 Year, complete set of 157 stamps and 3 souvenir sheets, imperforated stamps are included, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $267
150.00
660 **   2030 imp
1958, Industrial Exhibition, 60k multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, 3mm scissors' separation between stamps at the top, no gum as produced, VF and scarce, Mi #2046 var
2000.00
661 **   2059 var
1958, J. Komenski, 40k green, right sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated on the right between stamps and margin, bottom stamp has erased pencil marking on margin, full OG, NH, VF and rare, Mi #2070Ur
1500.00
662    
1958, "New School Year - September 1", illustrated stationery envelope 40k red, black color is omitted, fresh, unused, VF, a common envelope is added for comparison
100.00
663 **  Mi XX
1958, Voroshilovgrad Locomotive Plant, 40k brown and orange brown, re-called stamp for political reasons, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, F/VF
1000.00
664 **   2158-283
1959 Year, complete set of 188 stamps and 1 souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $115
60.00
665 **   2275, 2278 var
1959, Landscapes, 25k olive, 60k greenish blue, length 31.8mm, two blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #2304 II, 2306 II, ?160++
150.00
666 **   2462 var
1961, Patrice Lumumba University, red surcharge 4k on 40k red brown, top left corner margin copy, spectacular perforation error due to foldover, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
667  2467
1961, Rabindranath Tagor, perforated proof in gray, no value indicated, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
668 **   2533-34
1961, Rocket and Atom, complete set in top left corner margin blocks of four, printed on aluminum foil, NH, VF, Mi #2540-41, ?470++
150.00
669  
1963, Hospitality, "Bread and Salt", perforated multicolored essay of unaccepted design, no value indicated, top right corner margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
670 **   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
671 **   2963-67 var
1964, Mushrooms, printed on varnished paper, complete set in miniature sheets of 25 with labels on the sides, minor usual gum wrinkles, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
672 **   3308 var
1967, 50th Anniversary of Newspaper "Izvestia", black overprint "13.III.1967. The Newspaper Honored with "Order of Lenin", right sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce unissued stamp, especially in pair, Mi #3331 fn
5000.00
673  3370 var
1967, Grenoble Winter Olympic Games, Skiing 12k multicolored, side sheet margin horizontal strip of five, right stamp has omitted large part of green color, CTO with full OG, VF, Philatelic Foundation certificate
500.00
674 **   3711 var
1970, Centenary of the birth of Lenin, 20k red, black and gold, souvenir sheet, type I, parallel embossed lines and thick text at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 62 I
100.00
675 **   4506 imp
1976, Flowers of the Caucasus, 2k multicolored, left sheet margin imperforated horizontal pair, right stamp has insignificant gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #4546U
1000.00
676 **   4508 imp
1976, Flowers of the Caucasus, 4k multicolored, left sheet margin imperforated horizontal pair, minor color shifts, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #4548U
1000.00
677  
1976, compound proof sheetlet of six stamps for stationery envelopes and postcards, 3k, 4k, 6k and 10k in red, printed on yellowish paper, size 183x270mm, perfect condition, no gum as issued, VF and rare
1600.00
678 **   5153a
1983, Tereshkova, two miniature sheets of eight, distinctly different shades especially for blue color, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #5283Klb
150.00
679 **   5153a imp
1983, Tereshkova, imperforated miniature sheet of eight, complete margins oversized at three sides, insignificant ink spots on gum, still perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, eight imperforated sheets were produced with only five remained uncut, this one is in the best condition. The most desirable and definitely the rarest item from modern Soviet issues
100000.00
680 **   5098/339
1982-85, Paintings from Hermitage, complete set of 31 miniature sheets of 15 plus label, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
681 **   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
682 **   5795 imp
1989, Letter Writing Week, 5k multicolored, imperforated top sheet margin horizontal pair, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Mi #5978U
150.00
683    

Soviet Union Collections
Advertising Stationery Items

1932-33, 52 form of stationery envelopes (without stamps) and one postcard on VARIO pages, representing various advertising themes such as military, automobiles, industry, agriculture, postal regulations and etc., minor duplication, fresh, unused, VF and rarely offered material
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1500.00
684 **   

Thirty Years Complete Collection

1961-91, several thousand stamps housed in large red stockbook, all stamps and souvenir sheets (except #2582a) listed in Scott are included with many extras, e.g. North Pole s.s. with red overprint, Tokyo Olympics green and red s.s., 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
685 **   

Soviet Period Miniature Sheets Collection

1978-88, 75 miniature sheets of 8 or 16 in large green stockbook, including nice topical items such as New Year, Space and Polar Exploration, WWF, Olympics, Soccer, Flowers, Transports and etc., missing only two Painting sheets of 1987 and Summer Olympics of 1988. Generally post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce assembly, all these sheets were issued for export purposes in very limited quantity, Standard Collection C.v. is over $8,000
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1500.00