Lots 1110 - 1196, Catalogue of Auction #45 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1110 **   1661-88
1953 Year, complete set of 28 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $230
150.00
1111 **   1661, var
1953, Lenin, 40k multicolored, two sheet margin blocks of four, printed on white or yellowish paper, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1112 **   1680/88, var
1953, Views of Leningrad, the first issue, two complete sets of four, each stamp is in two different shades, including #1684 with blue background, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1113 **   1689-745
1954 Year, complete set of 57 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $253
150.00
1114 **   1690-91, var
1954, A. Griboyedov, two complete sets of two, line and comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1115 **   1699, var
1954, Stalin, 40k dark brown, two top left corner margin blocks of four, line and comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1116 **   1709, var
1954, 300th Anniversary of the Union between Ukraine and Russia, red overprint on 2r green, bottom sheet margin block of four, top left stamp with "O" instead of "B" in "Vossoedinenia", full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1117 **   1714 var
1954, Foot Race, 40k multicolored, double impression of black color, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1118 **   1718 var
1954, Cattle, 40k brown, indigo and gray blue, bottom right corner margin block of four, imperforated at the bottom between stamps and margin, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Scott C.v. $6,000++
4000.00
1119 **   1746-88, C91-96
1955 Year, complete set of 43 stamps and nine souvenir sheets (including North Pole of 1958), full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $347
Click here to see Part 2
200.00
1120 **   1767a fn
1962, red overprint "25th Anniversary of North Pole Station", souvenir sheet of four, type I, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1121 **   1772a
1955, Pavilion of Byelorussian Republic, souvenir sheet of four, "Indian Head" (red spot) over star on the Soviet Flag, full OG, NH, VF and an attractive item
200.00
1122 **   1789-904, C97
1956 Year, complete set of 118 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $301
200.00
1123 **   1799, var
1956, K. Abovian, 40k black brown on bluish paper, two blocks of four, line and comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1124 **   1823 var
1956, Red Cross issue, 40k olive green, blue and red, olive green color is strongly shifted to the right, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1125 **   1826, var
1956, I. Sechenov, 40k multicolored, two top left corner margin blocks of four, line and comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1126 **   1860a
1956, Makhmud Aivazov, 40k yellow green, type I, three-line inscription, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1127 **   1884, var
1956, Antarctic Expedition, 40k multicolored, horizontal pair, left stamp has missing red flag variety, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1891, I
100.00
1128 **   1885, var
1956, G. Kotovsky, 40k reddish lilac, two blocks of four, line and comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1129 **   1902 var
1957, Vissarion Belinski, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF and scarce variety
1000.00
1130 **   1905-2027
1957 Year, complete set of 134 stamps and three souvenir sheets (Youth Festival imperforated set is included), full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $640
300.00
1131 **   1907-08 var
1957, Mikhail Glinka, complete set in blocks of four, perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1132 **   1913/40 imp
1957, Youth Festival, imperforated complete set of five, all are bottom sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $330
150.00
1133 **   1928, var
1958, Rug Weaver, 40k multicolored, two blocks of four, line and comb perforation, the first one has double orange frame variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1134 **   1930, 1946 var
1957, A. Bach and H. Fielding, each one in two blocks of four, line and comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1135  1943
1957, 40th Anniversary of October Revolution, proof of souvenir sheet of three, "Aurora" and right stamp are in blue instead of violet, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and rare
3000.00
1136 **   1979a, var
1957, Philatelic Exhibition, four souvenir sheets of two, different types of the top inscription, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see Part 2
75.00
1137 **   1980, var
1957, P. Beranger, 40k bluish green, two blocks of four, line and comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1138 **   1991 var
1957, K. Tsiolkovsky, 40k blue and pale brown, blue ink absorbed through porous paper and clearly visible on gum side, block of six (3x2), full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $600++
150.00
1139 **   1995, var
1957, Sikhote Alin' Meteor, 40k multicolored, two bottom left corner margin blocks of four, line and comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1140 **   2024 var
1957, Garibaldi, 40k multicolored, black color is omitted, full OG, NH, VF and rare, a common stamp is added for comparison
750.00
1141 **   2028-163
1958 Year, complete set of 149 stamps and three souvenir sheets, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $267
150.00
1142 **   2029, var
1958, Chi Pai-shih, 40k deep violet, two blocks of four, line and comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1143 **   2047 var
1958, Admiral V. Rudnev, 40k multicolored, two stamps from position 9, one of which with "Rudchev" variety, the other one has been printed from retouched cliche, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #2064 I, II
100.00
1144 **   2048 var
1958, Maxim Gorki, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1145  2048 var
1958, Maxim Gorki, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1146 **   2048, var
1958, Maxim Gorki, 40k multicolored, two blocks of four, line and comb perforation, the first one from the top right corner of a sheet, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
1147  2059 var
1958, Jan Komensky, 40k green, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, full OG, LH, VF, Standard C.v. $1,650
600.00
1148  2059 var
1958, Jan Komensky, 40k green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF
500.00
1149 **   2060 var
1958, Bicentenary of Russian Academy of the Arts, blue overprint on 40k multicolored, lines of overprint shifted resulting in "2" over "o" variety (position 1 in a part of sheets), full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $400
200.00
1150 **   2060, var
1958, Bicentenary of Russian Academy of the Arts, blue overprint on 40k multicolored, block of four, both left stamps with shifted lines of overprint in various degree (positions 1 and 6 in a part of sheets), bottom left stamp has minor natural inclusion, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
300.00
1151 **   2065 var
1958, Women's Federation Congress, 60k ultra and black, double impression of black color, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
200.00
1152 **   2092 var
1958, Crimea Observatory, 40k brown and greenish blue, perforation L12 1/2, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1153 **   2093, var
1958, Moscow University, 60k blue, violet and yellow, block of four, top right stamp with "UAU" variety, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $1,165++
500.00
1154 **   2118 var
1958, Uralmash, 40k blue, perforation L12 1/2, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH or LH (two top stamps), VF, Standard C.v. $2,000 as four NH singles
600.00
1155 **   2149 var
1958, Soviet Civil Aviation, 40k multicolored, red color is strongly shifted to the left, full OG, NH, VF and an interesting freak, a common stamp is added for comparison
150.00
1156 **  Mi XIX-AXIX
1958, Mendeleev Congress, blue or red overprint, unissued complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $5,000
3000.00
1157 **  Mi XX
1958, Voroshilovgrad Locomotive Plant, 40k brown and yellow, unissued stamp for political reasons, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
4000.00
1158 **   2158/283
1959 Year, complete set of 118 stamps and one souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $111
60.00
1159 **   2164, var
1959, Shalom Aleichem, 40k chocolate, two blocks of four, line and comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1160 **   2166 var
1959, Charles Darwin, 40k blue and brown, perforation L12 1/2, horizontal pair, fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Standard C.v. $4,650++
1000.00
1161 **   2171, var
1959, Joliot Curie, 40k bluish green and gray brown on beige background, small frame variety, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, Standard C.v. $200
100.00
1162 **   2171, var
1959, Joliot Curie, 40k bluish green and gray brown on beige background, two corner margin blocks of four, large (common) and small (scarce) frame, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1163 **  Mi XIX-AXIX var
1959, Mendeleev Congress, black or red overprint, unissued complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $6,000
5000.00
1164 **   2286/417, C98
1960 Year, complete set of 134 stamps and one souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $119
60.00
1165  2464 var
1961, Gagarin Space Flight, 6k blue, violet and red, miniature sheet of 15 (5x3), CTO without gum, VF
500.00
1166  2467
1961, Rabindranath Tagor, perforated engraved proof in gray, no value indicated, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
1167 **   2616 fn
1962, A. Sabir, 4k multicolored, re-called stamp with error of the top inscription, top right corner margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
2500.00
1168 **   2631A var
1962, Space, 1r blue, black and silver, right sheet margin souvenir sheet imperforated on the right, small spot of glazing gum and tiny surface abrasions, fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare, Buchsbayew certificate, Standard C.v. $3,330
3000.00
1169 **   2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, imperforated souvenir sheet in green, numbered at the bottom, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1170    2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, imperforated souvenir sheet in green, numbered at the bottom, cancelled Moscow Pochtamt "31.7.64" on pre-printed FDC, VF
150.00
1171 **   3031 var
1965, 20th Anniversary of the end of World War II, 2k red, black and gold, printed on ordinary paper, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $265
120.00
1172 **   3209 var
1966, Tchaikovsky Contest, 16k red, light blue and black, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $665
500.00
1173 **   3522 var
1968, Askania Nova Reservation, 10k multicolored, strongly misperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1174  3666a
1969, Bilibin's Painting, perforated proof strip of five, denomination in red, dated "1968", perforation 11, second stamp on the left has repaired minor perforation defect, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF
2000.00
1175 **   3711, var
1970, Centenary of the birth of Lenin, 20k red, black and gold, two souvenir sheets, both are type I, one of which with joined zeros in "100" variety, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1176 **   4508 imp
1977, Columbine, 4k multicolored, bottom left corner margin imperforated copy with color misregistration, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $1,650
500.00
1177 **   4577 var
1977, Peter Paul Rubens, 50k multicolored, souvenir sheet of one, gold frame is strongly shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1178 **   4714 var
1978, New Year, 4k multicolored, red color printed over black, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
150.00
1179 **   4714 var
1978, New Year, 4k multicolored, red color is shifted, appears to be double impression, full OG, NH
Click here to see enlarged fragment
100.00
1180 **   4772 imp
1979, Children's Paintings, 2k multicolored, top left corner margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $1,230++
500.00
1181 **   4788, var
1979, Lenin by A. Lopukhov, 4k multicolored, complete sheet of 20 stamps plus five labels, spectacular perforation freak at the top left corner due to foldover, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1182 **   4792 imp
1979, New Year, Olympic Misha, 4k multicolored, right sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $6,650
2000.00
1183 **   5076 imp
1982, Garibaldi, 6k multicolored, bottom sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $3,000
1500.00
1184 **   5128 imp
1983, A. Aleksandrov, Composer, 4k multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $2,650
1000.00
1185 **   5216 imp
1984, Cuban Revolution, 5k multicolored, vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. 2,465
1000.00
1186 **   5224 imp
1984, Sarajevo Olympic Games, Ice-Hockey, 20k multicolored, imperforated block of four, top right stamp has minor scratch on the face, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $10,670++
4000.00
1187 **   5756 imp
1989, Taras Shevchenko, 5k pale green. black and brown, top sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Standard C.v. 1,330++
1000.00
1188 **   5771 imp
1989, Honeybees, 5k multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $4,500
1000.00
1189 **   5802, 5804, 5806 imp
1989, Soviet Circus, 1k, 4k and 10k, three imperforated stamps in vertical pairs, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $830++
350.00
1190 **   5815 imp
1989, K. Khetagurov, 5k dark red brown, bottom sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $2,830
1000.00
1191 **   5854/68 imp
1990, Capitals of the Republics, imperforated complete set of 13 in horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. 2,260++
750.00
1192 **   5954, 5958 imp
1991, Marine Life, 4k and 20k, two sheet margin imperforated copies, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $2,650
1000.00
1193 **   5958 imp
1991, Dolphin, 20k multicolored, top left corner margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $3,000++
500.00
1194 **   6975 var
2006, Luzhniki Olympic Stadium, 6r multicolored, black background is strongly shifted to the right, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common block is added for comparison
400.00
1195 **   7030 var
2007, 125th Anniversary of Telephone in Russia, 5r multicolored, top inscription in dark green is missing, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, a common block of four is added for comparison
1200.00
1196 **   7045 var
2007, Flowers, 6r multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, top inscription is missing, full OG, NH, VF and a real modern rarity, only one printer's sheet of 12 pieces has been reported
2000.00