Lots 878 - 960, Catalogue of Auction #40 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
878 **   273 var
1924, soldier 3k brown red, typo printing, imperforated gutter block of 25 (3x5X2x5) with double impression, horizontal invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, Mi #230 IIDD
750.00
879 **   265-68, var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in top sheet margin blocks of six (2x3), wide frame, middle right stamp of 3k block with "a spot on tie" variety, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
880 **   269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, perforated complete set in corner margin blocks of four, medium frame, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
881  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, perforation 14 1/2, typo printing on paper without watermark, absolutely gorgeous copy, full OG, very light trace of hinge, F/VF and rare in sound condition, Mikulski certificate, Mi #253 IA
15000.00
882  288A
1924-25, peasant 30k violet, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, three side margin strip of five with perfin "OBRAZETS" (Specimen), full OG, NH, VF
300.00
883  288B
1924-25, soldier 40k bluish gray, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, nice copy, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $350
250.00
884    286a
1926, worker 14k slate blue, typo printing, perforation 12, two stamps are affixed over horizontal pair of advertising labels (Electrobank, Moscow), used on reverse of registered cover from Moscow to Leipzig, postmarked on arrival, minor conveyance flaws, still F/VF
300.00
885  292b
1924-25, soldier 3r brown and green, type I, perforation 13 1/2x10, nice and fresh, full OG, light trace of hinge, F/VF and scarce, Mi #260 IF
1000.00
886 **   302-03 imp
1926, Lenin, 5r red brown and 10r indigo, imperforated complete set in top left corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #296DX-97DX
200.00
887  305
1925, imperforated proof of peasant 2k in black, printed on watermarked paper, left sheet margin vertical pair, black marginal control line, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1000.00
888 **   312 var
1928, peasant 9k red, horizontal position of watermark "borders and rosettes", horizontal strip of three, minor gum bend without creasing, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, Mi #279 IAY, 660++
300.00
889  324a var
1925, soldier 3r dark brown and green, type I, perforation 12 1/2, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, minor perforation irregularities, still fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF, Zumstein guarantee, Mi #290 IDYI, 600
250.00
890    324a
1925, soldier 3r dark brown and green, type II, perforation 12 1/2, watermark "border and rosettes", used on flown registered cover from Tiflis to Berlin in 1932, all appropriate markings, VF and interesting franking
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500.00
891  326
1925, Academy of Sciences, imperforated plate proof of 3k in orange brown (issued color), printed on yellowish paper with secure text on reverse, block of four, no gum as produced, VF and rare multiple
3000.00
892 **   343a
1926, Lenin 2r black violet, watermark "Borders and Rosettes", perforation L12 1/2, left sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #309BY
400.00
893 **   347 var
1926, Esperanto Congress, 7k blue green and red, perforation 11 1/2, left sheet margin copy, perfect stamp in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and rare, Mi #311C
1000.00
894 **   349-50, 349a
1927, black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, complete set of three, full OG, NH, mostly VF
75.00
895 **   353a
1927, A. Popov, red surcharge 8k on 7k deep blue, inverted "8" in surcharge, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
896 **   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
897 **   359 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on 1k red, typo printing on paper without watermark, perforation 12, nice and clean copy, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Soviet Philatelic guarantee on reverse
1000.00
898 **   365 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on 14k brown, litho printing on paper without watermark, perforation 12, right sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, F/VF, expertized by Rosselevitch, Soviet Philatelic guarantee on reverse, Mi #323 IA var
250.00
899 **   366-72
1927, surcharge 8k on postage due stamps, complete set of seven, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, horizontal gutter blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
900 **   374 imp
1927, Dr. Zamenhof, creator of Esperanto, 14k yellow green and black brown, left sheet margin imperforated copy, a few gum spots as often, otherwise fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #325 ZU
1000.00
901 **   375 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 3k carmine red, stamp with significantly misplaced perforation, full OG, NH, VF and an attractive freak
75.00
902 **/*   377b imp
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 7k myrtle green, vertical imperforated pair, printed on watermarked paper, nice and fresh, full OG, NH (bottom stamp) or previously hinged, VF and scarce, expertized by Jemtschoujin
2000.00
903  380
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 18k blue, perforation 11 1/2, affixed over brown card and overprinted "Proekt. 22 June 1927y.", manuscript "Approved" at the top left, VF and rare
5000.00
904  405, var
1928, Aviator 28k yellow green, horizontal pair, right stamp has a bulge on the second "C" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, LH, VF, Mi #357 I
75.00
905  408 var
1928-29, Lenin, 10r indigo, perforation 10 1/2, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, full OG, VLH, F/VF, Mi #360A Ur
1000.00
906 **   413-26
1929-31, the third regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
907   Mi P80 var
1929, postal stationery reply card 5k+5k brown, erroneously reply portion is printed on reverse of basic card, unused, mostly VF and scarce error
250.00
908 **   470a
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k dark brown, imperforated block of four, minor usual gum wrinkles, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Scott C.v. $800 as hinged singles
500.00
909 **   474 var
1932, Dnieper Dam, 10k ultra, a blue dot in front of "1932" (position 27), full OG, NH, fine copy, Mi #416 AI
150.00
910  489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, complete set of 21, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $247
150.00
911  493 var
1933, Tungus 5k brown lilac, vertical position of watermark, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
912  518 var
1933, Order of the Red Banner, 20k multicolored, a white spot between second and third "C" in "CCCP", full OG, previously hinged. F/VF, Mi #456 I
100.00
913 **/*   519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, usual uneven gum, fresh and nice, full OG, NH or very light trace of hinge (20k and 35k), appears completely NH, VF, C.v. $197.50++
150.00
914  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, usual uneven gum, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
915 **   529a-30a
1934, Ivan Fedorov, imperforated complete set of two, even to large margins all around, stamp of 20k has a few insignificant gum spots, nevertheless perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #472U-73U
1500.00
916  531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $120
100.00
917 **   540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, nice and choice, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
250.00
918  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $199
150.00
919  546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda, complete set of five, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $490
200.00
920  551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $425
200.00
921  555-58
1935, Engels, complete set of four, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $100
60.00
922 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, nice set in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000
500.00
923  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, stamp of 10k has slight gum wrinkle, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, C.v. $400.50
150.00
924  564 var
1935, Bicycling, 10k red and violet, a wavy line in front of "CCCP" variety (position 11), neat cancellation, fresh, VF, Mi #518 I
250.00
925 **   569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, complete set of four, nice and clean, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
150.00
926  569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, complete set of four, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, C.v. $100
60.00
927 **   573-76, 577a-79a, 580-82
1935, Kalinin, Tolstoy and Revolutionary Heroes, three complete sets, two last ones have perforation 11 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $210
100.00
928  577 var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 3k olive black and violet, perforation 14, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #536 UMw
300.00
929  579a var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 20k dark green and black brown, perforation 11, right sheet margin copy imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF, Mi #538Ur
250.00
930  579a var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 20k dark green and black brown, perforation 11, vertical pair imperforated horizontally between stamps, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #538UMw
300.00
931 **/*   581 imp
1935, Bauman, 4k lilac, imperforated block of four, nice and fresh, full OG, NH or LH (two top stamps), VF, Mi #540B
600.00
932  582a var
1935, Kirov, 40k black brown, perforation 14, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, cancelled, VF, Mi #541C Ur
400.00
933  586 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 5k rose lake, perforation 14, top sheet margin copy with watermark "1" on margin, imperforated at the top, CTO with full OG, VF, Mi #545Cx Uo
400.00
934 **   590-95, var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, two complete sets, printed on chalk-surfaced or on ordinary paper, the total is 11 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #549-54, 549Hy-53Hy
75.00
935 **   598 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 5k rose lake, left sheet margin imperforated copy, several spots of skipped gum, nevertheless fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee on reverse
500.00
936 **   616 var
1938, farm worker 10k black blue, printed on paper without watermark, bottom left corner margin copy with partly missing perforation due to foldover, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
937 **   616A
1937, worker 10k olive, printed on paper without watermark, bottom sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
938  617A imp
1937, peasant 20k green, printed on paper without watermark, four side margins all around, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi #680 IAU
500.00
939 **   625/42
1938, North Pole, 1st and 2nd Trans-Polar Flights, three complete issues, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $210
100.00
940 **   629-35
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
941 **   635 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and carmine without Soviet Emblem on the flag, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
942 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $150
100.00
943 **   706-12
1939, Moscow Views, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $150
100.00
944 **   713/62
1939 Year, eight complete issues, the total is 34 stamps, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $455
300.00
945 **   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
946 **   734 var
1939, miner 5k red, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, left sheet margin copy with vertical and horizontal perforation completely misplaced, full OG, NH, VF, an interesting freak
100.00
947 **   734 var
1939, miner 5k red, perforation L 12 1/2, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #676 IC
100.00
948 **   735 var
1940, soldier 15k green, perforation L12 1/2, bottom margin block of four, a few toned spots on gum, still fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
949  750 var
1939, State Sanatorium, 10k carmine, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, neatly cancelled, VF, Mi #719Uo
100.00
950  751 var
1939, State Sanatorium, 15k yellow green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, lightly cancelled, VF, Mi #720Ur
100.00
951 **   763/811
1940 Year, eight complete issues, the total is 39 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $455
300.00
952 **   765 var
1940, Anton Chekhov, 20k lilac, bottom sheet margin copy, bottom perforation shifted to the top, resulting in the stamp imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
953 **   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
954  791 var
1940, Peter Tchaikovsky, 30k dark blue, bottom right corner margin horizontal strip of three, imperforated at the bottom between stamps and margin, which is in addition perforated underneath, vertical folds along perforation, clearly cancelled, VF, Mi #760Uu
300.00
955 **   794-810
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, complete set of 17, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $175
100.00
956 **   817-44
1941 Year, seven complete issues, the total is 29 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $200
120.00
957 **   832-35
1941, Alexander Suvorov, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #806-09
100.00
958 **   838-40
1941, Zhukovski, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
959 **   845-49
1941, Vasily Surikov, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
100.00
960 **   852-55
1941-42, Lenin Museum, complete set of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $225
100.00