Lots 693 - 787, Catalogue of Auction #39 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
693 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in bottom right corner margin blocks of four, wide frame, lower right stamp of 3k block with "spot on tie" variety, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
694    265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set of four, posted into the mail on cover from Moscow to Berlin on February 20, arrival ds, light vertical fold away from the stamps, VF and scarce, it is possibly the earliest recorded usage of 6k stamp with medium frame, which became available for postage only in March of 1924
500.00
695 **   269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, perforated complete set in bottom left corner margin blocks of four, medium frame, usual gum wrinkles without creasing, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
696  275A fn
1924-25, peasant 2k green, typo printing, enlarged margins imperforated copy, perfect condition, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF, Mi #229 II, Mikulski certificate
600.00
697 **   275A fn
1924-25, peasant 2k green, typo printing, horizontal imperforated pair with double impression, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #229 IIDD, ?6,000
1000.00
698  276
1924-25, worker 1k orange, typo printing, perforation 14?, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
699 **   282 var
1924-25, soldier 7k chocolate, typo printing on thinned grayish paper, imperforated bottom left corner margin copy, full OG, NH (LH on margin only), VF, Mi #248 IU
100.00
700 **   283a
1925, worker 8k dark olive, typo printing, perforation 12?, nice stamp in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #249 IB b
700.00
701 **   288 var
1924-25, worker 20k dark green, typo printing, left sheet margin imperforated copy with double impression, invalidating perforation across the design and at the top, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
702  288B
1924-25, soldier 40k bluish gray, typo printing, perforation 14?, nice and fresh, full OG, LH, VF, Sismondo certificate, C.v. $350
300.00
703  289
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, perforation 14?, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
704 **   291 var
1924-25, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing on thinned grayish paper, imperforated left sheet margin horizontal strip of 3, left stamp has albino impression only, stamp is in the middle has mostly albino impression with small part of the design at the bottom right corner, right stamp has almost complete design with just a small part missing at the top left, full OG, NH, XF and very rare, Mi #259 IU, ?2,250 as for single stamps without var
2000.00
705 **   294-97
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
706  296
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated plate proof of 20k in carmine rose, printed on heavy duty cardboard, vertical pair, no gum as produced, VF, this proof is much scarcer than the similar proof printed on Goznak secure paper
1000.00
707  298-301 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, complete set of four, printed on thick paper, full OG, NH (1) or previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
708 **   298 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 7k deep blue, printed on thick paper, a blue dot over left value tablet, full OG, NH and fine copy
100.00
709  302a
1925, Lenin 5r brown red, perforation 12?, watermark "Borders and Rosettes", full OG, LH, VF, Mi #296AX
100.00
710 **   302-03 imp
1926, Lenin, 5r red brown and 10r indigo, imperforated complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
711 **   304-25
1925-27, 1k-5r, perforated complete set of 22, including both stamps of 10k, printed on watermarked paper, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
712  305
1925, imperforated proof of peasant 2k in black, printed on watermarked paper, top sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Ebnet
500.00
713 **   309, 318, 323 var
1928, 6k, 30k and 2r, three stamps with horizontal watermark variety, small perforation irregularities, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #279, 285, 289 IAY
150.00
714    323 imp
1926, worker 2r green and rose, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, top sheet margin imperforated copy, used on registered pre-printed cover in Leningrad (1959), VF and scarce late usage, expertized by Mikulski, imperforated stamps of this issue have never been in postal circulation
150.00
715 **   326/41
1925, Academy of Sciences, Decembrist Mutiny and Revolution of 1905, three perforated complete sets, the total is eight stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
716  343a
1926, Lenin 2r black violet, watermark "Borders and Rosettes", perforation L12?, full OG, VLH, VF, Mi #309B, ?220
150.00
717 **   349-50, 349a
1927, black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, complete set of three, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
718 **   353a
1927, A. Popov, red surcharge 8k on 7k deep blue, left sheet margin block of four, bottom right stamp with inverted "8" in surcharge, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
719 **   359-65, 366-72
1927, surcharge 8k on postage due stamps, two complete sets in vertical gutter blocks of four, printed on ordinary or watermarked paper, full OG, NH, mostly VF
500.00
720  377b
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 7k myrtle green, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, left sheet margin imperforated copy, small inclusion at the bottom right, still nice and fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #330U var
1500.00
721 **   413-26
1929-31, the third regular issue, complete set of 14, horizontal position of watermark "Borders and Rosettes", full OG, NH, F/VF
250.00
722 **   413-26 var
1929-31, the third regular issue, complete set of 14, vertical position of watermark "Borders and Rosettes", full OG, NH, F/VF
500.00
723 **   427-54
1930 Year, complete set of 17 stamps, without semi-postal and air post, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
724 **   472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of seven, fresh, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $350
200.00
725 **   474 var
1932, Dnieper Dam, 10k ultra, a blue dot in front of "1932", full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #416 AI
100.00
726 **   487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, stamp of 15k has minor usual gum wrinkles, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $750
300.00
727 **   488 var
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, red surcharge 70k on 35k ultra, dot instead of comma after "Leningrad" variety (position 69), full OG, NH, VF, Mi #428 II
400.00
728  487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $385
150.00
729  489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, complete set of 21, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $247
150.00
730 **   514-16, 515 var
1933, Revolutionary Heroes, complete set of three, in addition stamp of 3k with vertical position of watermark "Borders and Rosettes", full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #450Y-52Y, 451X
150.00
731 **   514, var
1933, Vorovski, 1k dull green, bottom sheet margin block of four, top right stamp has constant printing flaw - several dark spots around of denomination, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
732  518 var
1933, Order of the Red Banner, 20k multicolored, strong shift of yellow and red colors, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
733 **   519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, usual uneven gum, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
300.00
734 */(*)   519/68
1933-35, Baku Commissars, Lenin, Anti-War Propaganda and Spartacist Games, four complete sets, overall fresh, full OG, hinged or unused, expertly regummed, F/VF, C.v. $1,287
500.00
735 **   529-30
1934, Ivan Fedorov, complete set of two, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $150
75.00
736 **/*   536-39
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, complete set of four, fresh, full OG, NH (5k and 20k) or VLH, VF, C.v. $350++
150.00
737  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
738 **   546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, complete set of five, post office fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $750
600.00
739  546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda, complete set of five, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $490
250.00
740  551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $425
250.00
741  551
1935, Moscow Subway, trial color proof of 5k in red lilac, left sheet margin copy, imperforated at the sides, full OG, very light trace of hinge mark, VF and scarce
1500.00
742  552
1935, Moscow Subway, imperforated trial color proof of 10k in rose carmine, left sheet margin copy, slightly reduced margin at the bottom, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce
1500.00
743 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, nice and choice, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000
750.00
744  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, C.v. $400.50
150.00
745 **   577-79, a
1935, Leo Tolstoy, two complete sets of three, perforation 14 and 11 respectively, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $175
100.00
746 **   581 imp
1935, Nikolai Bauman, 4k lilac, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #540 BY
300.00
747  583-88
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, eight complete sets in blocks, including two blocks of four of 3k (perforation 11) with watermark "1" on margins, CTO with full OG, VF
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100.00
748 **   586 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 5k lake, perforation 11x14, top left corner margin copy, gorgeous stamp, full OG, NH, VF and rare, ex-Mil'kin Collection, Mi #545 Dx
2000.00
749  586 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 5k lake, perforation 11x11x11x14, fresh and nice copy, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, ex-Mil'kin, Mi #545 Fx
750.00
750 **   586 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 5k lake, perforation 14x11x14x14, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, ex-Mil'kin, Mi #545 Kx
800.00
751 **/*   588a var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 15k brown, perforation 11, block of four, printed on "cotton" paper, full OG, NH or hinged (one stamp), VF and rare, Mi #547Aw
750.00
752 **   589a var
1936, N. Dobrolyubov, 10k rose lake, printed on cream paper, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #548Cy
100.00
753 **   590-95, var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, two complete sets of six and five respectively, printed on chalk-surfaced and ordinary paper, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #549-54, 549-53Hy
100.00
754  590-95, var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, four complete sets, including perforation - 12?, 11x12?, 14x12?, 14, the last one is complete set of three, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi C.v. ?570
100.00
755 **   592 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 40k rose lake, perforation 14, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #551Fx, ?200
100.00
756 **   597-604
1937, Architectural Projects, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
757 **   619 imp
1938, Lenin, 40k indigo blue, imperforated block of four, fresh color, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, Mi #579U
2500.00
758 **   625/46
1938, North Pole Flight, 1st and 2nd Trans-Polar Flights, Papanin Expedition, four complete issues, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $335
200.00
759 **   629-35
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
760 **   635 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and carmine without star and sickle and hammer on the flag, slight toned spot, full OG, NH, F/VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
100.00
761  635
1938, 25th Anniversary of the Red Army, perforated L12? proof of 1r in black and carmine (issued colors), printed on white thick paper, fresh, no gum as produced, VF and very rare, ex-Mil'kin
2000.00
762    636-39, 640-42
1938, First and Second Trans-Polar Flights, two complete sets, used on both sides of registered flown postcard from Moscow to Tel Aviv in 1945, VF
100.00
763  642 var
1938, the Second Trans-Polar Flight, 50k violet, large size (26x44mm) stamp, fresh, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appears NH, F/VF
100.00
764 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
100.00
765 **   662 var
1938, Child Welfare, 30k claret, left sheet margin block of four, top left stamp has "broken bugle" variety (position 31), full OG, NH, VF
150.00
766  667 var
1938, View of Crimean Shore, 5k dark brown, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left between stamp and margin, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #626 var
100.00
767 **   678-86
1938, Balloons and Planes, complete set of nine, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $250
200.00
768 **   693-97
1938, Young Communists, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $175
100.00
769 **   706-62, C76-76D
1939 Year, complete set of 57 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $758
500.00
770 **   706-12
1939, Moscow Views, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $150
100.00
771 **   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
100.00
772 **   715 var
1939, World Fair in New York, 50k blue and brown, small size (32.5x21.5mm) stamp, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #694 AII
150.00
773 **   730 var
1939, Horse, 50k red brown, perforation L12?, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, slightly dried gum, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #705 ArUu
250.00
774 **   734 var
1939, miner 5k red, perforation L 12?, top sheet margin block of four, control line on the margin, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #676 IC
300.00
775 **   735 var
1940, soldier 15k green, perforation L12?, sheet margin block of four, slight gum wrinkles, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
776 **   738, var
1939, Coat of Arms, 60k carmine rose, complete set of four, differ by raster and perforation, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #684 IVAr, IVAs, IVCr, IVCs
100.00
777 **   738 var
1939, Coat of Arms, 60k carmine, perforation L 12?, raster vertical diamond, bottom right corner margin block of eight (4x2), full OG, NH, VF, Mi #684 IVCs, ?520++
300.00
778 **   743a
1939, black surcharge 30k on 4k claret, basic stamp without watermark, block of four, centered to the top as always, full OG, NH, fine, Raybaudi certificate
1000.00
779 **   772-75 var
1940, Ice-Breaker "Sedov", complete set of four, including 30k with raster "horizontal diamond", full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #741/44, 742Ar
100.00
780 **   784-88
1940, Physical Culture Day, complete set of five, perforation L12?, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #753A-57A
100.00
781 **   794-810
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, complete set of 17, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $175
120.00
782 **   811-16
1940, Perekop, perforated complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
783 **   820, 822 var
1941, Locomotives and Automobiles, three stamps with perforation L12?, including two stamps of 30k brown in distinctly different shades, and 60k olive brown, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #789Ca,b, 791Cb
100.00
784 **   832-35
1941, Alexander Suvorov, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
785 **   841-42
1941, Karelian Finnish Republic, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
50.00
786 **   845-49
1941, Vasily Surikov, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
100.00
787 **   852-55
1941-42, Lenin Museum, complete set of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $225
100.00