Lots 2068 - 2107, Catalogue of Auction #43 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
2068 **   C1-11
1922-27, Airplanes, four complete issues, the total is 11 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF
100.00
2069 **   C12-13
1930, Zeppelin issue, complete set of two, perforation 12 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
2070 **   C12a-13a
1930, Zeppelin issue, complete set of two in vertical pairs, rough perforation 10 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
2071  C17 var
1931, Airship over Kremlin, 20k dark carmine, top sheet margin imperforated copy with vertical position of watermark, full OG, LH, VF and scarce watermark variety
500.00
2072 **   C20-24
1931, Airships, complete set of five, perforation L12 1/2, two stamps with sheet margins, full OG, NH, mostly VF
150.00
2073  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, Raritan Stamps guarantee (2000)
2500.00
2074  C25a
1932, Airship, 15k gray black, two engraved stamps of different size, perforation 10 1/2, neatly cancelled, VF
150.00
2075 **   C25b
1932, Airship, 15k gray black, perforation 14 1/2, two copies of different size, full OG, NH and fine, C.v. $120 as hinged
100.00
2076 **   C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", imperforated complete set of four, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
2077  C26-33
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", imperforated and perforated complete sets of four, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $300
100.00
2078 **   C30-33
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", complete set of four, rough perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
2079 **   C34-35
1932, International Polar Year, complete set of two, nice and flawless, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #410A, 411B
100.00
2080 **   C37-39
1933, Stratostat "USSR", complete set of three, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300 as hinged
200.00
2081  C46 var
1934, Civil Aviation, 10k green, printed on paper without watermark, full offset of the design on reverse, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
2082 **   C50-52
1934, the Stratosphere Disaster, complete set of three, nice and clean, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
2083  C50-52
1934, the Stratosphere Disaster, complete set of three, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $150
75.00
2084  C53-57
1934, Airships, complete set of five, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $505
300.00
2085  C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $1,580
750.00
2086 **   C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, surcharge position 13, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, C.v. $3,250
1000.00
2087  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, C.v. $1,250
500.00
2088  C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge, position 7, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking, Raybaudi certificate, C.v. $1,800
1000.00
2089 **/*   C68, b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, vertical pair with surcharge positions 4/9, bottom stamp has small "f" variety of surcharge, full OG, NH or hinged (top stamp), VF and scarce, Soviet Philatelic guarantee marking
7500.00
2090 **   C69-75
1937, Aviation Exhibition, complete of seven, printed on yellowish paper, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $350
100.00
2091 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, souvenir sheet of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
200.00
2092 */(*)   C34/57, E1-3

Air Post issues - Small Lot

1932-34, Polar Year, Stratostat, Civil Aviation, Usyskin (perforation 14), Airships, Postal Transports (2 sets), seven issues, full OG, or unused, expertly regummed, mostly F/VF, C.v. $1,679.50
500.00
2093  CO1-2

Air Post Official stamps

1922, surcharge (type I) 12mk on 2.25r and surcharge (type II) 24mk on 3r, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Kessler or Soviet Philatelic guarantees, C.v. $350
100.00
2094  CO1
1922, surcharge 12mk on Consular Fee stamp 2.25r, the first printing, black roller cancellation, VF
300.00
2095    

Military Aviation Correspondences

1911, free-frank registered cover from Sveaborg to Helsingfors, No.1979 and the text "3rd Aeronautic Company" at the bottom left, in addition circular military marking on reverse, roughly opened, still VF
150.00
2096    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
2097    298-301
August 26-September 2, 1925, First Flight registered cover from Tashkent to Berlin via Moscow, franked by perforated complete set of Lenin Mausoleum, hand-written registered marking, arrival ds, light vertical fold on the left did not affect the stamps, otherwise VF
250.00
2098    C6-9
July 12-21, 1028, First Flight pre-printed registered cover on line "Moscow - Tashkent - Termez - Kabul", franked by six stamps, all appropriate markings, including Termez transit ds, VF and scarce, only ten flown
750.00
2099    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
2100    
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
2101    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
2102    

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
2103    
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
2104    

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
2105    389, 395, 414

Zeppelin Flights

September 10-11, 1930, Zeppelin Moscow Return Flight postcard to Germany, franked by four regular stamps, special Moscow Flight cancellation, Friedrichshafen "11.9.30" arrival ds, VF and scarce non-Zeppelin franking, Sieger #85D
150.00
2106    B54, B56
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
2107    C21-23
August 29 - September 1, 1932, Zeppelin 5th South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by three air post values, Berlin connection, violet flight cachet, Pernambuco "1.IX.32" arrival ds, VF, Sieger #171A
500.00