Lots 1067 - 1129, Catalogue of Auction #40 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1067 **   C7 var
1924, "Fokker 111", surcharge 10k on 5r green, complete sheet of 25, stamp on position 12 with narrow "0" in surcharge, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #268 I PF I
500.00
1068  C10 var
1927, Air Post Congress, 10k blue and yellow brown, white spot on "P" in "Pochtovaia" variety, full OG, LH, F/VF, Mi #326 VI
75.00
1069 **   C12-13
1930, Zeppelin issue, complete set of two, perforation 12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1070 **/*   C12b-13b
1930, Zeppelin issue, imperforated complete set in vertical pairs, fresh and nice in all respects, full OG, NH (bottom stamp of 40k pair) or previously hinged, VF and scarce, Mikulski certificate, C.v. $10,000++
6000.00
1071    C12-13
1930, Zeppelin issue, complete set of two, used in 1936 on registered cover from Leningrad to Czechoslovakia together with two other commemorative stamps, minor cover creases, stamps are not affected, F/VF and scarce complete set on non-Zeppelin cover
150.00
1072 **   C15-19
1931, Airships, imperforated complete set of five, all are sheet margin copies, except stamp of 50k, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #397C-401C
150.00
1073    C15-19
1931, Airships, imperforated complete set of five, used on registered flown cover from Moscow to Braunschweig, posted into the mail on June 18, postmarked on arrival, VF
200.00
1074 **   C21 var
1931, Airship over the Red Square, 20k carmine, design is shown on reverse due to stamp ink absorbed through porous paper, horizontal pair, minor perforation irregularities, full OG, NH, VF and an attractive item
500.00
1075 **   C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k black blue, error of color, nice quality, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #400Bxb
500.00
1076  C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k black blue, error of color, perfectly centered, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $950
250.00
1077  C25a
1932, Airship, 15k gray black, engraved stamp, perforation 10 1/2, full OG, light trace of hinge, fine and rare perforation variety in mint condition, Mi #406C
2500.00
1078 **   C25b
1932, Airship, 15k gray black, perforation 14 1/2, two copies of different sizes, full OG, NH and fine, Mi #406B
100.00
1079    C20-24, C25b
1949, Airships, complete set of five, including vertical pair of 15k gray blue with double perforation between stamps and engraved 15k gray black with perforation 14 1/2, used on registered flown cover from Moscow to England (Barry's correspondence), blue crayon lines on both sides upon arrival, VF, nice cover with unusual franking
500.00
1080 **   C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin" issue, imperforated complete set of four, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #402B-05B, ?180
150.00
1081 **/*   C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin" issue, imperforated complete set of four, all are top sheet margin copies, full OG, NH or previously hinged (1r and 2r), VF, C.v. $85
75.00
1082 **   C30-33 var
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin" issue, complete set of four, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, full OG, NH and fine, Mi #402C-05C, ?280
200.00
1083    C30-33
1931, Ice-breaker "Malygin", perforated complete set of four, used on registered flown cover from Moscow to Stuttgart via Berlin, transit and arrival markings on reverse, VF
200.00
1084  C37-39
1933, Stratostat "USSR", complete set of three, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $300
100.00
1085  C40-44
1934, Civil Aviation, complete set of five, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $270
200.00
1086 **   C41 var
1934, Civil Aviation, 10k green, printed on watermarked paper, left sheet margin copy with double perforation between stamp and margin, tiny gum wrinkle, still fresh, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1087  C45-49
1934, Civil Aviation, complete set of five, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $176.50
150.00
1088  C46a
1934, Civil Aviation, 10k green, printed on paper without watermark, bottom right corner margin horizontal pair, imperforated vertically between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #463Z UMs
500.00
1089 **   C50-52
1934, the Stratosphere Disaster, complete set of three, nice and clean, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #480-82, ?250
150.00
1090  C50-52
1934, the Stratosphere Disaster, complete set of three, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, C.v. $150
75.00
1091    C25b, C52
1935, two air post values, including Zeppelin 15k, perforation 14, and Fedoseinko 20k ultra, used on registered special delivery cover from Leningrad to Lyon together with farm worker 50k brown, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
150.00
1092  C53-57
1934, Airships, complete set of five, fresh, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $1,025
300.00
1093  C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, complete set of ten, fresh and nice, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF
500.00
1094 **   C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, basic stamp has vertical position of watermark, full OG, NH, F/VF, Raybaudi certificate, C.v. $2,500
1000.00
1095  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, basic stamp has vertical position of watermark, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, C.v. $1,250
500.00
1096  C68 var
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, basic stamp has horizontal (!) position of watermark, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF and scarce, Soviet Philatelic guarantee on reverse
1500.00
1097  C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge, basic stamp has vertical position of watermark, full OG, light trace of hinge mark, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee, C.v. $1,800
1000.00
1098  C68b var
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge, basic stamp has horizontal (!) position of watermark, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare, Soviet Philatelic guarantee
2500.00
1099 **   C74 var
1937, Airplane, 80k blue, brown and orange, traces of word "Gor?ki" on wings of airplane, block of four full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1100 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, souvenir sheet of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 3, ?250
200.00
1101 **   CO1

Air Post Official stamps

1922, surcharge 12mk on Consular Fee stamp 2.25r, type I, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee, expertized Rosselevitch
100.00
1102  CO1
1922, surcharge 12mk on Consular Fee stamp 2.25r, the first printing, black roller cancellation, VF
300.00
1103  CO1
1922, surcharge 12mk on Consular Fee stamp 2.25r, the first printing, horizontal pair with black roller cancellation, VF and rare, especially in pair
1000.00
1104 **   CO3
1922, surcharge 120mk on Consular Fee stamp 2.25r, right sheet margin block of four, types of surcharges I and III, sheet positions 19-20/24-25 (bottom right corner), post office fresh, full OG, NH (LH on margin only), VF and scarce multiple, each stamp has Soviet Philatelic handstamp on reverse
1500.00
1105 */U   C1/C81

Worthwhile Collection of Air Post issues

1923-44, over one hundred mint and used stamps, primarily in complete sets, including Zeppelin issue of 1930, "Malygin" sets, Stratostat "USSR", Civil Aviation, the Stratosphere Disaster, Airships of 1934, San Francisco Flight (used) and more. Mostly flawless condition, full OG, LH/hinged or used, F/VF, C.v. $4,900++
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1250.00
1106    C8-9

First Flight covers

October 30, 1924, First Flight cover from Moscow to Tehran, franked by two air post stamps, boxed confirmation cachet and all appropriate markings, traces of hinges on reverse, still VF
150.00
1107    C6-8, C11
September 19-22, 1928, "Dobroliot" First Flight pre-printed cover from Moscow to Irkutsk, franked by four air post stamps, violet "Dobroliot" confirmation cachet and Irkutsk "22.9.28" arrival ds on reverse, VF
500.00
1108    
May 5-28, 1931, First Flight Colombian stationery cover on line "Leningrad - Berlin", franked by five Soviet Union stamps, delivered by sea to Buenaventura, upon arrival to Colombia uprated by six adhesives, posted into SCADTA Flight to Cali, all appropriate markings, Cali "28.V.1931" arrival ds, VF
300.00
1109    C34-35
August 26-28, 1932, First Polar Flight "Franz Josef Land - Arkhangelsk" cover to Moscow, franked by International Polar Year complete set of two, triangle red flight cachet and all appropriate markings, VF
250.00
1110    C34-35
August 26-28, 1932, First Polar Flight "Franz Josef Land - Arkhangelsk" postcard and cover, both addressed to USA, franked by International Polar Year stamps of 50k and 1r respectively, triangle red flight cachet and all appropriate markings, VF
200.00
1111    

Catapult Flights

July 9-10, 1933, "Bremen" Catapult Flight registered cover from Leningrad to New York, franked by three Soviet Union stamps, posted into "Leningrad - Berlin" Flight, upon arrival to Berlin uprated with eight German values, s/s"Bremen" green confirmation cachet, NYC "7-10-1933" arrival ds, VF, Haberer 127R, rank "LP"
500.00
1112    
October 1-2, 1933, "Bremen" Catapult Flight registered cover from Leningrad to New York, franked by four Soviet Union stamps, posted into "Leningrad - Berlin" Flight, uprated with six German adhesives upon arrival to Berlin, s/s "Bremen" violet confirmation cachet, NYC "10-2-1933" arrival postmark, VF
400.00
1113    

DO-X "Dornier" Flight

January 30, 1931, DO-X First "Europe - America" Flight cover from Leningrad to USA, franked by 12 Soviet Union adhesives, uprated with Zeppelin SAF complete set of two upon arrival to Germany, cancelled on board, red and black confirmation cachet and all appropriate markings, VF
500.00
1114    

Zeppelin Flights

September 10-11, 1930, Zeppelin Moscow Return Flight registered cover to Warsaw, franked by four stamps, special Moscow Flight cancellation, Friedrichshafen "11.9.30" dropped ds, Warsaw arrival marking, VF and scarce non-Zeppelin franking, Sieger #85D
150.00
1115    397
September 10-11, 1930, Zeppelin Moscow Flight PPC, franked by peasant 50k blue, tied with special ds, Friedrichshafen "11.9.30" arrival marking, VF and scarce solo non-Zeppelin franking, Sieger #85D
200.00
1116    
September 10-11, 1930, Zeppelin Moscow Return Flight cover to Hamburg, franked by seven values, tied by Moscow date stamp instead of special flight cancellation, German red oval confirmation cachet and Zeppelin label, Friedrichshafen "11.9.30" receiver, VF and scarce, Sieger #85E
300.00
1117    C26-29
July 25-27, 1931, Zeppelin North Pole Flight registered cover from Leningrad to Austria, franked by "Malygin" imperforated complete set of four, two flight cachet, "27.VII.31" dropped ds, Vienna arrival marking, VF, Sieger #120Bc, ?1,500
750.00
1118    C20, C22, C24
August 29 - September 1, 1932, Zeppelin 5th South America Flight registered cover to Argentina, franked by four values, cancelled with special date stamp on line "Leningrad - Berlin", Friedrichshafen dispatch, violet flight cachet, Buenos Aires "3.SEP.32" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, expertized by Falk and Mikulski, Sieger #171A var
600.00
1119    C21-23
September 10-15, 1932, Zeppelin 6th South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by three Airship values, red Stuttgart connection, green flight cachet, Pernambuco "15.IX.32" arrival ds, VF and scarce, since the Stuttgart connection is not mentioned either in Michel or Sieger for Soviet origin, Michel #275c, Sieger #177 var
800.00
1120    C7-8, C23, E2
September 26-29, 1932, Zeppelin 7th South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by four values, red Berlin connection, brown flight cachet, Pernambuco "29.IX.32" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #183B
500.00
1121    C9, C11, C34
October 9-13, 1932, Zeppelin 8th South America Flight hand-illustrated registered cover to Brazil, franked by three air post values, Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "13.X.32" dropped ds, Brazilian Condor-Zeppelin marking on reverse, VF, Sieger #189B
600.00
1122    C21-23
October 24-27, 1932, Zeppelin 9th South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by three stamps, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "27.X.32" arrival ds, VF, Sieger #195Aa
500.00
1123    C20, C22, C24
June 3-6, 1933, Zeppelin 2nd South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by four stamps, cancelled with special date stamp on line "Leningrad - Berlin", Friedrichshafen dispatch, green flight cachet, Pernambuco "6.VI.33" arrival ds and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #214Aa
600.00
1124    C23, C25, C28
August 5-9, 1933, Zeppelin 4th South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by three air post stamps, Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "9.VIII.33" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #223B
500.00
1125    C22-23, C33
September 2-6, 1933, Zeppelin 6th South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by three air post values, red Berlin connection, black flight marking, Pernambuco "6.IX.33" arrival ds, VF, Sieger #229B
500.00
1126    C20, C24
September 16-19, 1933, Zeppelin 7th South America Flight registered cover to Argentina, franked by three stamps, cancelled with special date stamp on line "Leningrad - Berlin", red Berlin connection, blue flight cachet, Buenos Aires arrival ds and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #214Aa var
600.00
1127    343, 480-82
September 30 - October 4, 1933, Zeppelin 8th South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by four stamps, including Marx complete set of three, Berlin connection, violet flight cachet, German Philatelic Exhibition label and Pernambuco "4.X.33" arrival on reverse, VF, Sieger #235B
600.00
1128    518, C24
September 1-5, 1934, Zeppelin 7th South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by four stamps, including three of Airship 1r green, Berlin connection, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red flight cachet, Pernambuco"5.IX.34" arrival ds, VF, Sieger #271A var
600.00
1129    343, C10
October 13-17, 1934, Zeppelin 10th South America Flight registered PPC to Brazil, franked by two stamps, German Zeppelin label, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "17.X.34" arrival ds and all appropriate markings, VF, expertized Mikulski, Sieger #280A
500.00