Lots 1179 - 1241, Catalogue of Auction #46 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1179 ** F  C3
1923, "Fokker 111", forgery of 3r in blue, printed on white paper, vertical top sheet margin pair, in addition issued 1r, 5r and 10r in horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF. This forgery is rather scarce
100.00
1180  C11 var
1927, Air Post Congress, 15k red and pale olive green, two copies with printing errors, red spot over "5" and cut "A" in "Avio", full OG, previously hinged, F/VF (website photo)
100.00
1181 **   C12-13
1930, Zeppelin issue, complete set of two, perforation 12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1182  C12-13, a
1930, Zeppelin issue, two complete sets of two, perforation 12 1/2 and 10 1/2 respectively, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $160 (website photo)
100.00
1183  C12 var
1930, Zeppelin issue, 40k dark blue, double perforation on the left, Moscow postal cancellation, VF
100.00
1184 **/*   C12a-13a
1930, Zeppelin issue, complete set of two, perforation 10 1/2, blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps of 40k block), F/VF
400.00
1185 **   C12b-13b
1930, Zeppelin issue, imperforated complete set of two, large margins all around, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $5,500 as hinged
2500.00
1186  C15-19
1931, Airships, imperforated complete set of five, appropriate margins, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $300 (website photo)
100.00
1187 **   C20-24, var
1931, Airships, complete set of five, perforation L12 1/2, in addition complete set of three with comb perforation, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
1188 **   C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k dark gray blue, error of color, block of four, perfect condition in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
10000.00
1189  C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k dark gray blue, error of color, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $950
300.00
1190    C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k dark gray blue, error of color, used together with four other values (one on reverse) on registered cover from Leningrad to France in 1937, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce, ex-Maslowsky
500.00
1191  C25a
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray, engraved printing, nicely centered, neat cancellation, VF, C.v. $200
80.00
1192  C25b
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray, engraved printing, perforation 14, four copies of significantly different size, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $240 (website photo)
75.00
1193 **   C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", imperforated complete set of four, balanced margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1194 **   C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", imperforated complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
1195  C28 var
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 1r black, imperforated copy with white dot on Zeppelin variety, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1196 **/*   C26-29, C30-33
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", imperforated and perforated complete sets of four, full OG, NH (3) or previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $300 (website photo)
120.00
1197  C26-29, C30-33
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", imperforated and perforated complete sets of four, full OG, LH or hinged, VF (website photo)
120.00
1198 **   C30-33
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", complete sets of four, perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, mostly VF
150.00
1199 **   C34, C35a
1932, International Polar Year, complete set of two, both with perforation 12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1200 **   C37-39
1933, Stratostat "USSR", complete set of three, all are sheet margin copies, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1201 **   C37-39
1933, Stratostat "USSR", complete set of three, blocks of four, 5k block slightly folded along horizontal perforation, otherwise very clean and nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
1202  C37-39
1933, Stratostat "USSR", complete set of three, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, C.v. $300 (website photo)
120.00
1203  C40-44, C45-49
1934, Civil Aviation, two complete sets of five, printed on watermarked and unwatermarked paper, full OG, previously hinged, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $895
300.00
1204  C42 var
1934, Civil Aviation, 20k carmine, printed on watermarked paper, perforation 14x10x14x14, top right corner margin copy with a part of edge missing, CTO with full OG, VF and rare
7500.00
1205  C45-49
1934, Civil Aviation, complete set of five, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $395 (website photo)
120.00
1206  C46a
1934, Civil Aviation, 10k green, printed on paper without watermark, top right corner margin block of four, imperforated vertically between stamps, CTO with full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. $6,000++
1500.00
1207 **   C50-52
1934, Stratosphere Disaster, complete set of three, stamp of 10k has negligible facial abrasion, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
1208  C50-52
1934, Stratosphere Disaster, complete set of three, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $150 (website photo)
75.00
1209  C50a
1934, Usyskin, 5k red lilac, perforation 14, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $110
75.00
1210 **   C53-57
1934, Airships, complete set of five, perfect in every respect, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1211 **   C54-55, C57
1934, Airships, 10k, 15k and 30k, three stamps in vertical pairs, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1212  C53-57
1934, Airships, complete set of five, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $505
300.00
1213  C53 var
1934, Airship, 5k red orange, top sheet margin copy with red spot inside first "C" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, VLH, VF
100.00
1214  C53
1934, Airship, photo-proof of 10k, smaller format and slightly different design from the issued stamp, fresh, VF
300.00
1215 **   C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, complete set of ten, nice and choice, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Standard C.v. $3,330
1500.00
1216  C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, complete set of ten, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $1,580
750.00
1217  C66 var
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, 40k purple, horizontal watermark variety, full OG, LH, F/VF and scarce
500.00
1218 **   C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, signed A. Diena, Raybaudi certificate, C.v. $3,250
1000.00
1219 **   C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, block of four, sheet positions 16-17/21-22 (bottom left corner), full OG, NH, VF, each stamp with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $13,000 as singles
5000.00
1220  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $1,250
500.00
1221  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, Moscow neat cancellation, VF, APEX certificate, C.v. $1,250
200.00
1222 **   C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge, negligible gum disturbance, nice copy, full OG, NH, VF, signed Brunn, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, Ebnet certificate
1500.00
1223  C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge, full OG, trace of hinge, VF, C.v. $1,800
750.00
1224  C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge, Moscow cancellation on a piece, VF, C.v. $2,000
300.00
1225 **/*   C69-75, C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, complete set of seven and imperforated souvenir sheet of four, full OG, NH or LH (souvenir sheet), F/VF, C.v. $550
200.00
1226 **   C69-75, C76-76D
1937-39, Aviation Exhibition and Aviation Day, two complete sets, the total is 12 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $450 (website photo)
150.00
1227 **/*   C69-71
1937, Aviation Exhibition, seven enlarged mint or used (1) stamps, full OG, NH (2) or hinged, F/VF and a spectacular assembly (website photo)
100.00
1228 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
200.00
1229 */U   C76-76D
1939, Soviet Aviation Day, overprinted issue, 22 mostly mint (two - used) stamps on a stockpage, each one is a variety of overprint or basic stamp, neatly identified, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
Click here to see Part 2
150.00
1230 **   C94 var
1955, Airplane over the Globe, 2r deep blue, double impression, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1231 **   C95-96, var
1955, "North Pole - Moscow", complete set in blocks of four, top right stamp of each block has wide space between "Sev." and "Polus" variety of overprint, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1232 **   C95 var
1955, "North Pole - Moscow", red overprint on 1r multicolored, missing dash variety of overprint, full OG, NH, fine
100.00
1233 **   C97 var
1956, North Pole Station, 1r multicolored, yellow color omitted, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, Standard C.v. $930++
300.00
1234 */(*)   

Air Post stamps
Collective Lots

1922-39, 14 complete air post issues, in addition some singles from sets, the total is 72 stamps on one stockpage, generally fresh, full OG, LH/hinged or unused, expertly regummed, F/VF, C.v. $4,900++
Click here to see Part 2
1500.00
1235 */(*)   C10/67, E1-3
1927-35, seven complete issues, the total is 28 mint stamps, including Airships of 1934, Chelyuskin Rescue, Postal Transports and etc., some gum problems, but generally clean, full OG or unused, expertly regummed, F/VF, C.v. is over $2,500 (website photo)
800.00
1236 **/*   CO1-3

Air Post Official stamps

1922, red surcharges on Consular Fee stamps, set of three, types II, III and I respectively, the low value with slight crease, full OG, NH (2) or VLH, VF, expertized by Mikulski (#CO3)
150.00
1237  CO1-2
1922, two stamps with red surcharges 12m on 2.25r and 24m on 3r, both with proper black roller cancellation, fresh, VF and scarce, Sanabria guarantee hs
500.00
1238 **   CO2
1922, red surcharge 24m on Consular Fee 3r, bottom right corner margin horizontal pair, types I and III, light horizontal gum crease, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
150.00
1239 **   E1-3

Special Delivery stamps

1932, Postal Transports, complete set of three, minor usual gum creases, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
1240    

Pioneer Flight

July 22-25, 1933, Early Flight stationery envelope 15k olive, sent by registered air mail from Moscow to Vienna via Berlin, uprated by 13 stamps (five on reverse), all appropriate markings, transit and arrival ds, VF
100.00
1241    

Catapult Flight

October 1-2, 1933, "Bremen" Catapult Flight mixed franking registered cover from Leningrad to New York, franked by three Soviet Union stamps, cancelled "Leningrad - Berlin 24.IX.33" special postalmarking, upon arrival to Berlin uprated with six German adhesives, s/s "Bremen" violet confirmation cachet, NYC "10.2.1933" arrival ds, VF
500.00