Lots 611 - 815, Catalogue of Auction #47 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
611 **   242-49, 246a/49a
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, imperforated and perforated (L12 1/2) complete sets of four, in addition 1r, 5r and 7r with perforation L13 1/2, one stamp of 7r with small paper inclusion, full OG, NH, mostly VF
150.00
612  248 var
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, 5r dark blue and pale blue, perforation 12 1/2, left sheet margin vertical pair partly imperforated horizontally, perf separation between stamps, full OG, LH (top stamp), VF and a spectacular error
100.00
613  245/49
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, imperforated proof of 7r in carmine, printed on thin card, top sheet margin copy, no gum as issued, NH, VF and rare
1250.00
614  261-64
1924, 4k-40k, litho printing, complete set of four, usual centering, stamp of 10k has tiny natural inclusion, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $250
100.00
615    261
1924, worker 4k carmine, litho printing, horizontal bottom sheet margin strip of four and a single, used together with five 4k carmine (typo printing) on philatelic exchange registered cover from Moscow to England, two philatelic tax stamps and appropriate official seal, signed by F. Chuchin, cover has some flaws and was opened for display, still F/VF and very rare franking
1000.00
616 **   264 imp
1924, soldier 40k slate gray, litho printing, right sheet margin imperforated vertical pair, horizontal invalidating perforation, in addition stamp design offset on gum side placed upside down, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see the back side
200.00
617  265 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 3k red and black, imperforated copy with narrow frame variety, full OG, VLH (appears NH), VF
500.00
618 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, wide frame, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
619 **   269-72, 271 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, perforated complete set of four, medium frame, in addition stamp of 12k with wide frame, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
620  275A
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, imperforated copy with large margins at three sides and 1.5mm margin on the right, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF and scarce
1000.00
621 **/*   275A fn
1924-25, 2k green and 6k blue, typo printing, two nice margins imperforated copies, full OG, NH or VLH (2k), VF
500.00
622 **   275A fn
1924-25, peasant 2k green and worker 20k dark green, typo printing, two imperforated stamps with double impression, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
623 **   275A fn
1926, 7k-5r, imperforated complete set of eight in horizontal right sheet margin pairs, printed on wove paper, full OG, NH (LH on margins far away from the stamps), VF, Mi #248/61E
150.00
624 Mi 249 IE
1926, worker, two imperforated trial color proofs of 8k in carmine and yellow, both are sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
625  276/91
1924-25, 1k-2r, set of 14 (less 30k and 40k for completion), typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, full or large part of OG, LH or hinged, mostly VF
200.00
626 **   281 var
1924-25, peasant 6k blue, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, right sheet margin horizontal gutter block of ten (5x2), control line and plate No.3 on margin, insignificant perf separation and fold along the gutter, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
627 **   281 var
1924-25, peasant 6k blue, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, top left corner margin block of four, top left stamp with missing large part of the design due to foldover, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
Click here to see the unfolded block
300.00
628  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, clean readable cancellation, slight top right corner perforation crease, VF appearance, C.v. $150
75.00
629  288B
1924-25, soldier 40k dark gray blue, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, intact perforation, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $350
300.00
630 **/*   289
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, horizontal pair, full OG, NH or LH, VF
200.00
631  276a/89a
1925, 1k-50k, set of 13 (less 8k), typo printing, perforation 12x12 1/2, full or large part of OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
150.00
632 **   290a
1925, soldier 1r red and brown, typo printing, perforation 12x12 1/2, perfect copy in every respect, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
633 **   292-93, 293a
1924-25, 3r and 5r, complete set of two high values with perforation 13 1/2, in addition 5r with perforation 10 1/2, bottom sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
634 **   292 imp var
1924-25, soldier 3r dark brown and green, typo printing, top right corner margin imperforated copy, overinked in brown, appears to be double impression, horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
635 **   294-97, 298-301
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated and perforated complete sets of four, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
636  294-97
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated complete set of four, each stamp with black handstamp overprint "Specimen", removed from a presentation card, VF and scarce
300.00
637  294 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 7k dark blue, imperforated copy, white dot under "p" variety, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
638  300 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 20k carmine rose, two perforated copies on ordinary and thick paper, both with red dot over Kremlin Wall variety, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF
150.00
639 **   302-03, var
1925, Lenin, 5r and 10r, two perforated complete sets of two, perforation 13 1/2 and 10 1/2 respectively, in addition stamp of 5r with perforation 12 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF
250.00
640 **   302-03 imp
1925, Lenin, 5r brown red and 10r indigo, imperforated complete set in left sheet margin blocks of four, both with printer's marking on margins, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
641  302-03, 342-44
1925-26, Lenin, 1r-10r, three complete issues printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
100.00
642 **   304-25, 313a
1925-27, 1k-5r, perforated complete set of 21, including both 10k stamps, printed on watermarked paper, several stamps with tiny natural inclusions, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
643 **   304, 305-06 imp
1925-26, perforated 1k orange, imperforated 2k green and 3k brown red, sheet margin horizontal strips of four (1) or ten, all with control inscription at the bottom margin, minor usual gum creases, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
644  306 var
1925, soldier 3k brown red, printed on watermarked paper, vertical pair with missing right part of the design, postal cancellation, VF
100.00
645 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k olive, litho printing, "small head" variety, horizontal gutter pair, perforation line across the design, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
646 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k olive, three stamps of litho printing, one perforated and two imperforated copies, including two stamps with "small head" variety, each with horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
647  311a
1925, worker 8k brown olive, typo printing on watermarked paper, perforation 14 1/2x15, block of four, neat postal cancellation, horizontal perforation misplaced, fresh, VF, C.v. $200++
100.00
648 **   312 var
1928, peasant 9k red, horizontal watermark variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
649  324a
1925, soldier 3r dark brown and green, type II, printed on watermarked paper, perforation 12 1/2, full OG, VLH, VF
100.00
650  325 var
1925, worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, printed on watermarked paper, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, postally used, reperforated on the right, otherwise fresh, VF and very rare
1000.00
651 **   304-15, 317-25 imp
1926, 1k-5r, imperforated complete set of 20, printed on watermarked paper, all are sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
652  326-27
1925, Academy of Sciences, complete set of two perforated proofs, printed on thick paper without watermark, full OG, LH, VF
250.00
653 **   330-35
1925, Decembrist Mutiny, imperforated and perforated complete sets of three, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
654 **/*   339-41, a var
1925, Revolution of 1905, three complete sets, perforation L12 1/2, comb 12x12 1/2 and L13 1/2 respectively, the total is eight stamps, full OG, NH or LH (1), mostly VF
100.00
655  340b var
1925, Revolution of 1905, 7k brown, perforation L12 1/2, horizontal pair imperforated vertically between stamps and on the right, horizontal watermark, postally used, minor perforation irregularities, still F/VF
250.00
656 **   343a
1926, Lenin, 2r black violet, perforation 12 1/2, top right corner margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250 as hinged
100.00
657 **   349-50, 349a
1927, surcharge 8k on soldier 7k chocolate, complete set of three, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
658  349 var
1927, surcharge 8k on soldier 7k chocolate, perforation 14 1/2, large break on "o" in "Kop" of surcharge variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
659 **   350 var
1927, surcharge 8k on soldier 7k chocolate, printed on watermarked paper, three side margin block of 20 (4x5), spectacular "open" pre-printing paper fold and marginal control markings, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
660  350a
1927, inverted surcharge 8k on soldier 7k chocolate, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, LH, fine
100.00
661 **   353-58
1927, surcharge 8k on commemorative stamps, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
662  353a
1927, red surcharge 8k (inverted "8" variety) on Popov 7k blue, full OG, LH, F/VF
75.00
663 **   359-65, 366-72
1927, surcharge 8k on postage due stamps, two complete sets of seven printed on ordinary and watermarked paper, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
664  360 var
1927, surcharge (type II) 8k on postage due 2k violet, litho printing, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appears NH, VF and rare
1000.00
665 **   360 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on 2k violet, typo printing, left sheet margin copy, surcharge is strongly shifted to the top, resulting in a part of new denomination is missing, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
666  363, 369 var
1927, two stamps with inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on 8k green on paper without watermark and on 7k yellow on watermarked paper, both with some perf irregularities and the last one with tiny perforation thin, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
150.00
667  364 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on 10k blue, litho printing, perforation 12, large part of OG, F/VF
100.00
668 **   364 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on 10k dark blue, litho printing, perforation 12 1/2, insignificant gum wrinkles, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Rosselevitch and Romeko
150.00
669    372
1927, surcharge (type II) 8k on 14k brown, printed on watermarked paper, five stamps, including two vertical pairs and a single, used in 1938 on registered cover from Chita to Kharkov, all appropriate markings, VF
100.00
670 **   374 imp
1927, Creation of Esperanto, 14k yellow green and brown, well-margined imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
671  376c
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k brown, perforation 12 1/2x10 1/2, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
672 **   378 imp
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 8k brown and black, bottom left corner margin imperforated block of four, horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
673 **   673 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 18k light blue, insufficiently inked, bottom sheet margin block of four, vertical invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
674 **   382-400
1927-28, 1k-80k, the second regular issue, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
675  383 var
1927, peasant 2k apple green, horizontal imperforated pair, used on a piece in 1931, reduced margins at the top left and bottom right, still fine and an interesting item
300.00
676 **   391 imp
1927, worker 10k light brown, right sheet margin imperforated copy, bottom right corner cut far away from the stamp, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1000.00
677  402 var
1928, 10th Anniversary of the Red Army, 8k light brown, brown spot (birthmark) on soldier's face variety, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
678  402a
1928, 10th Anniversary of the Red Army, 8k light brown, well margined imperforated copy, postally used on a piece, VF
300.00
679 **   406-08, var
1928-29, Lenin, 3r-10r, two complete sets of three, printed on watermarked lozenges paper, perforation 10 and 10 1/2 respectively, minor perf irregularities, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
680 **   411a
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, 10k olive brown, perforation 10 1/2, top left corner margin copy, gorgeous item, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
681  411 var
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, 10k olive brown, perforation 10, full OG, LH, F/VF
100.00
682  411b
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, 10k olive brown, perforation 12 1/2x12x10 1/2x12, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
75.00
683 **   411/40, B54-57
1930-31, seven complete issues, postage and semi-postals, the total is 30 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
684 **   413, var
1929, worker 1k orange, bottom sheet margin block of four, bottom right stamp with a dot after "1" in denomination, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
685 **   422 var
1929, peasant 20k green, background lilac wavy lines is strongly shifted to the left, usual rough perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
686 **   437 var
1930, Volkhov Power Station, 3k green and black brown, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, center is shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
687 **   438-40, 452-54
1930, Revolution of 1905, perforated and imperforated complete sets of three, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
688  440 var
1930, Revolution of 1905, 10k dark and red, bottom right corner margin copy with missing a part of the design due to foldover, small perf irregularities at the top, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
689    440
1932, stationery postcard 5k brown, sent from Khortitsa to Berlin, uprated by bisect of 10k dark green and red, minor conveyance flaws, still VF and scarce commercial card
500.00
690  456-67
1931-32, 1k-1r, the third regular issue, imperforated complete set of nine, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $352
100.00
691  457
1931, factory worker 2k yellow green, horizontal imperforated strip of three, stamp on the right is bisected, clear Perm cancellation on a piece, VF
150.00
692    470
1933, Maxim Gorki, 15k brown, block of four, used on registered flown cover from Moscow to Freiberg via Koenigsberg, uprated on reverse with 15k olive green, postmarked on arrival, VF
100.00
693 **   470a
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k brown, imperforated horizontal pair, absolutely perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
694 **   472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $350
200.00
695  472-78, 474 var
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of seven, in addition stamp of 10k with perforation L12 1/2, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
696 **   485-86
1933, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
697  487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $385
100.00
698 **   487 var
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, red surcharge 30k on 15k black brown, no dot after "g" variety, tiny ink soiling on the left margin, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
699  488 var
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, red surcharge 70k on 35k ultra, a dot instead of comma after Leningrad variety, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
700 **   489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, complete set of 21, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $750
500.00
701 **   493 var
1933, Tungus, 5k brown lilac, vertical position of watermark, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
702 **   503 var
1933, Turkmen, 15k carmine, vertical position of watermark, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
703 **   514-16
1933, Revolutionary Heroes, complete set in blocks of four, block of 3k with vertical position of watermark, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
704 **   514, var
1933, Vorovsky, 1k gray green, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, top stamp with multiple printed spots around denomination, full OG, NH, F/VF and an unusual item
100.00
705 **   519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, three of which are sheet margin copies, full original uneven gum, NH, VF, C.v. $500
250.00
706  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, full original uneven gum, LH, VF, C.v. $197.50
100.00
707 **   521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k purple, top sheet margin vertical pair, double horizontal perforation between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
708  523
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color proof of 40k in violet, perforation 13 3/4, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, removed from a presentation card, usual altered gum, VF and scarce
1500.00
709 **/*   524-28
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, complete set of five, full OG, NH or LH (10k), F/VF
100.00
710  524-28, 529-30
1934, Lenin Mausoleum and Ivan Fedorov, two complete sets, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $199.50
100.00
711  531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, fine, C.v. $120
100.00
712 **   536-39
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, complete set of four, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $750
250.00
713  536-39
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, complete set of four, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $350
100.00
714 **   539 var
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, 20k ultra, horizontal position of watermark variety, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
715 **   540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, several stamps with usual natural paper inclusions, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
250.00
716  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $199
150.00
717 **   546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, complete set of five, stamp of 15k with tiny gum crease at the top left, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $875
500.00
718  546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, complete set of five, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $515
200.00
719 (*)   546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, complete set of five, fresh, unused, expertly regummed, VF appearance
100.00
720 **   551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $1,400
300.00
721 **/*   551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, stamp of 20k with small natural inclusion, full OG, NH (5k and 20k) or LH, F/VF, C.v. $460
200.00
722  551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $460
200.00
723  555-58, 569-72
1935, Engels and Iranian Arts, two complete sets, one or two stamps with tiny natural paper inclusion, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $200
100.00
724 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,100
500.00
725  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $435.50
150.00
726 **   567 var
1935, Hurdling, 35k ultra and black brown, ultramarine color is clearly visible on reverse due to absorbing through porous paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
727 **   573-76
1935, M. Kalinin, complete set in blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
728 **   576 imp
1935, M. Kalinin, 20k brown black, even to large margins imperforated copy, slightly disturbed full OG, NH, VF, copy of APEX certificate
750.00
729 **   577-79, a
1935, Leo Tolstoy, two complete sets of three, perforation 14 and 11 respectively, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $175
75.00
730 **   577 var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 3k black and violet, perforation 14, bottom left corner sheet margin vertical pair, watermark "1" on the left margin, double horizontal perforation between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
731 **   577a, 583, 589 var
1935-36, Tolstoy, Pioneers and Dobrolyubov, three marginal copies with watermark "1" on the margin, the first one has a part of watermark on stamp design also, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
732 **   578 var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 10k black blue and brown, perforation 14, bottom sheet margin block of six (3x2), watermark "1" on margin, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
733 **   580 imp
1935, M. Frunze, 2k purple, left sheet margin imperforated copy, thin on margin away from the stamp, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
734 **   581 imp
1935, N. Bauman, 4k lilac, top sheet margin imperforated copy, very slight gum crease as often, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
735  582a var
1935, S. Kirov, 40k brown black, perforation 14, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, VF
300.00
736 **/*   585-86
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 3k and 5k, perforation 14, both printed on porous ("cotton") paper, first one with tiny perforation toning, full OG, NH or LH, VF
Click here to see the front
100.00
737 **   586 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 5k rose lake, perforation 14, bottom sheet margin block of four, watermark "1" on the margin, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
738 **   589 var
1936, N. Dobrolyubov, 10k rose lake, perforation 11, right sheet margin copy, joined "3" and "6" in "1836" variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
739  590-95, var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, five complete sets with various perforation (12 1/2, 14x12 1/2, 10 1/2x12 1/2, comb 12x12 1/2, 14), the total is 23 stamps, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
150.00
740 **   590-94 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, complete set of five in horizontal bottom sheet margin pairs, printed on ordinary paper, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
741  590 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k yellow brown, perforation 14x12 1/2, top left corner margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, neat cancellation, F/VF and scarce unrecorded error
200.00
742 **   590 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k yellow brown, perforation 11, tiny gum inclusion invisible from the face, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
743 **   592 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 40k lilac, perforation L11 1/2, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
2000.00
744 **   592, var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 40k rose lake, printed on ordinary paper, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, right stamp with "shaved whiskers" variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
745 **   587-604
1934, Architectural Projects, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, mostly VF
75.00
746  597 var
1937, Architectural Projects, 3k reddish violet, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, neatly cancelled, F/VF, Standard C.v. $1,165
400.00
747  597 imp
1934, Architectural Projects, 3k reddish violet, nice margins imperforated copy, minor usual gum creases, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized Mikulski, C.v. $500
200.00
748  598 var
1937, Architectural Projects, 5k red brown, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, CTO with full OG, F/VF, Standard C.v. $1,165
400.00
749  598 imp
1934, Architectural Projects, 5k red brown, large margins imperforated copy, minor usual gum creases, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized Mikulski, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $500
250.00
750  599 imp
1934, Architectural Projects, 10k dark brown, enlarged margins imperforated copy, minor usual gum creases, full OG, LH, VF, expertized Mikulski
300.00
751  600 var
1937, Architectural Projects, 10k gray black, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, neatly cancelled, VF, Standard C.v. $3,330
1250.00
752  600 imp
1934, Architectural Projects, 15k gray black, balanced margins imperforated copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized Mikulski, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
500.00
753  601 imp
1934, Architectural Projects, 20k olive black, four margins imperforated copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized Mikulski, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
400.00
754 **   602a
1934, Architectural Projects, 30k gray black, perforation 11, bottom right corner margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
755  604 imp
1934, Architectural Projects, 50k dark brown, imperforated copy with balanced margins all around, incidental gum inclusion spots invisible from the face, full OG, previously hinged, VF
1000.00
756  606, 608 var
1937, Dzerzhinsky, 10k yellow brown, right sheet margin copy imperforated on the right, in addition 40k lilac, top left corner margin copy with double perforation on the left, lightly cancelled, VF
150.00
757  610 imp
1938, Shota Rustaveli, 20k deep green, balanced margins imperforated copy, negligible gum toning, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
1250.00
758  613A-19A
1937-52, 1k-50k, regular issue, complete by Scott set of 12, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $362
150.00
759 **   615A
1937, soldier 5k orange brown, printed on paper without watermark, bottom left corner sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
760 **   615A
1937, soldier 5k orange brown, printed on paper without watermark, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
761 **   617 var
1937, farm worker 20k green, printed on paper without watermark, top sheet margin horizontal pair, freak of horizontal perforation at the top, representing shift and three holes perforation missing on each stamp, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
762  617A imp
1937, peasant 20k green, printed on paper without watermark, horizontal imperforated pair, tiny gum wrinkle on the right stamp, full OG, light trace of hinge mark, VF
750.00
763  618 imp
1939, factory worker 30k claret, top sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
764 **   619 imp
1938, Lenin, 40k indigo, balanced margins imperforated copy, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
765  619 imp
1937, Lenin 40k indigo blue, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, extremely slight trace of hinge, appears NH, VF
300.00
766 **   620-22, var
1939-40, Lenin, 3r-10r, two complete sets of three, printed on paper without watermark, two different size of stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
767 **   625/46
1938, North Pole Flight, 1st and 2nd Trans-Polar Flights and Papanin, four complete issues, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $335
200.00
768  625 var
1938, North Pole Flight, 10k light brown and black, background is strongly shifted to the right, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
769 **   628a
1938, North Pole Flight, 80k rose carmine and carmine, balanced margins imperforated copy, full original, but slightly uneven gum, NH, VF
100.00
770 **   629-35
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, mostly VF
75.00
771 **   635 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r red and black, printed on thick paper, cut top of "PKKA" variety, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
100.00
772 **   642 var
1938, 2nd Trans-Polar Flight, 50k light violet, large size 26x44mm stamp, small natural inclusion on the left margin, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
773 **   647-58
1937-38, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $350
100.00
774 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $150
75.00
775 **   678-86
1938, Balloons and Planes, complete set of nine, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $250
150.00
776 **   678-86
1938, Balloons and Planes, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000 as singles
750.00
777 **   687-92
1938, Moscow Subway, complete set of six, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $110
75.00
778 **   693-97
1938, Youth Communist League, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $175
75.00
779 **   693 var
1938, Youth Communist League, 20k dark blue, diagonal line between "CCCP" and "Pochta" variety, slight gum crease, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
780 **   697 var
1938, Youth Communist League, 80k dark blue, a white dot after "1938" in the top inscription, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
781 **   698-705
1938, Sports issue, complete set of eight in horizontal sheet margin pairs, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $700++
300.00
782 **   706-62, C76-76D
1939 Year, complete set of 57 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $838
400.00
783  713a
1939, steel founder 15k dark blue, nice margins imperforated copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF
1000.00
784 **   715 var
1939, New York's World Fair, 50k blue and light brown, small size 32.5x21.5mm stamp, right sheet margin block of four, one stamp with slightly uneven gum, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
785  736 imp
1939, aviator 30k dark blue, typo printing, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins all around, full OG, LH, VF and scarce
2000.00
786 **   736 var
1939, aviator 30k dark blur, typo printing, bottom right corner margin horizontal pair with two "open" pre-printed paper folds, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
787 **   736 var
1947, aviator 30k dark blue, offset printing, vertical pair with perforation break on the left, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
788 **   743 var
1939, black surcharge 30k on farm worker 4k claret, the basic stamp with white line across left shoulder variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
789 **   743 var
1939, black surcharge 30k on farm worker 4k claret, printed on watermarked paper, vertical pair, surcharge shifted and placed between stamps, full OG, NH, fine and spectacular
75.00
790 **   745-48
1939, M. Saltykov-Schedrin, complete set in blocks of four, some usual gum wrinkles, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $240++
150.00
791 **   763-816
1940 Year, complete set of 60 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $660
400.00
792 **   763-66
1940, Anton Chekhov, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $120++
100.00
793  765 var
1940, Anton Chekhov, 20k purple, bottom sheet margin copy, horizontal perforation at the bottom is strongly shifted to the top, neatly cancelled, F/VF
100.00
794  767 var
1940, Western Ukraine and Western Byelorussia, 10k carmine, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, lightly cancelled, F/VF
150.00
795 **   768 var
1940, Western Ukraine and Western Byelorussia, 30k myrtle green, bottom left corner sheet margin copy, spectacular perforation freak due to foldover, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
796 **   776 var
1940, Vladimir Mayakovski, 15k dark red, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
797 **   788 var
1940, Physical Culture Day, 1r grayish green, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, perfect stamp in every respect, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
798 **   789-93
1940, Peter Tchaikovsky, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, block of 60k has slight perforation toning on two stamps, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
799 **   794-810
1940, All-Union Agriculture Fair, complete sets of 17, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $175
100.00
800 **   794/808
1940, All-Union Agriculture Fair, lot of five horizontal se-tenant pairs, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
801 **   794/808
1940, All-Union Agriculture Fair, lot of four vertical se-tenant pairs, two of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
802 **   796/808
1940, All-Union Agriculture Fair, two se-tenant blocks of four, folded once along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
803 **   796/803
1940, All-Union Agriculture Fair, three-side margin vertical strip of six, slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
804 **   817-51
1941 Year, nine complete issues, the total is 36 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $575
350.00
805 **   817-23, var
1941, Industrialization, complete set of seven, comb perforation, in addition four stamps with perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
806  817-22 var
1941, Industrialization, complete set of six, perforation L12 1/2, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
807 **   820 var
1941, Locomotives, 30k dark brown, comb perforation, small size 32.5x22mm stamp, top right corner sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
808 **   821 var
1941, Agriculture, 50k dark brown, comb perforation, raster vertical diamond, insignificant gum waves without creasing, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
809 **   824-31
1941, Red Army and Navy, complete set of eight, perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
810  824-31 var
1941, Red Army and Navy, complete set of eight in horizontal or vertical gutter pairs, mixed perforation, CTO with full OG, VF
200.00
811 **   832-35
1941, Alexander Suvorov, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
812 **   841-42
1941, Karelian-Finnish Soviet Republic, complete set in right sheet margin blocks of four, four or six stripes on the Coat of Arms, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
813 **   843-44
1941, Moscow Kremlin, six complete sets of two, corner margin blocks of four and corner margin pairs, different types of marginal inscription, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
814 **   845-49
1941, V. Surikov, complete set of five, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $250
100.00
815 **   850 var
1941, Mikhail Lermontov, 15k bluish green, comb perforation 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF
75.00