Lots 693 - 806, Catalogue of Auction #48 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
693 **/*   242, 246, 248
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, one imperforated and two perforated stamps with full offset of the design on reverse, full OG, NH (1) or LH, VF
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75.00
694  245 var
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, 7r carmine and rose, imperforated copy with rose color strongly shifted to the right, full OG, VLH, VF
150.00
695 **   250 var
1924, worker 1k orange, litho printing, narrow perforation 14 1/2, bottom left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
300.00
696  256-57, 275
1923-24, soldier 10k dark blue, horizontal gutter-strip of ten with marginal inscription, Petrograd postal cancellation, also two covers franked by regular stamps with control text on margin, minor flaws, F/VF
150.00
697 **   265-68, 269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated (wide frame) and perforated complete sets of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
698 **   265-68, var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in vertical or horizontal sheet margin pairs, wide frame, all with control lines on margin, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
699  265-68 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set of four in horizontal pairs, narrow frame, 3k, 6k and 20k pairs are postally used, 12k - mint, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare
300.00
700 **   265, var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 3k black and red, wide frame, right sheet margin imperforated block of four, bottom right stamp with "a dot on tie" variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
701    265-68
1925, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set of four with wide frame, used on registered cover from Baku to New York, postmarked on arrival, VF
100.00
702 **   273 var
1924-25, soldier 3k brown red, typo printing, imperforated copy with double impression, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
400.00
703 **   275A fn
1924-25, peasant 2k green, typo printing, imperforated copy with double impression, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
704  276-86
1924-25, 1k-14k, set of 11 stamps, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, full OG, LH, mostly VF
200.00
705 **   276
1924-25, worker 1k orange, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
706 **   277-92
1924-25, 2k-3r, set of eight stamps, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2 (13 1/2 for stamp of 3r), blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
707  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, neat postal cancellation, VF, C.v. $150
100.00
708 **   288 imp
1924-25, soldier 20k green, typo printing, nice margins imperforated copy, invalidating perforation at the bottom margin, 4mm nick at the top of right margin, full OG, NH, VF appearance
200.00
709  289
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
710 **   291
1924-25, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, bottom right corner margin block of four with control No.25, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
711  263, 277/90
1924-25, eight side margin blocks of ten or fifteen, including stamp of 30k litho and 2k-1r of typo printing, each block with perfin "Obrazets" (Specimen) and invalidating perforation across the design, some in addition with crayon cancel, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
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1000.00
712 **   276a-89a
1924-25, 1k-50k, set of 13 stamps, perforation 12, typo printing, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
713 **   276a/88d
1924-25, 1k-30k, typo printing, perforation 12, five stamps in blocks, including 20k in vertical gutter block of four and 30k with "gutter-block" of five, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
714 **   283a var
1925, worker 8k dark brown olive, perforation 12, typo printing on chalk-surfaced paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF and scarce paper variety
750.00
715 **/*   292-93, var
1924-25, two stamps of 3r and one of 5r, representing different printing varieties, neatly identified on a stockcard, full OG, NH or LH, VF
150.00
716 **   292-93 var
1924-25, 3r and 5r, two vertical imperforated pairs, first one overinked in brown, the other one with inverted blue color, both with horizontal invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
717  292 var
1924-25, soldier 3r dark brown green, typo printing, type I, perforation 13 1/2 x 13 1/2 x 13 1/2 x 10, great copy in every respect, full OG, previously hinged, VF and very rare
5000.00
718  292
1924, imperforated proof of soldier 3r in brown and red, top sheet margin copy with invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
719 **   294-97
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, block of 40k with right sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
720  294 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 7k dark blue, imperforated copy, white spot in front of left "7" variety, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
721  298-301 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, perforated complete set of four, printed on thick paper, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
100.00
722  298 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 7k dark blue, perforated copy with white spot over right "7" variety (position 9), full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
723  299 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 14k dark green, broken outer frame under right "14" variety (position 1), full OG, LH, F/VF
100.00
724 **/*   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 (2) or LH, F/VF
150.00
725  302a-03a
1925, Lenin, 5r brown red and 10r indigo, complete set of two, perforation 12 1/2, postal cancellations, VF
100.00
726 **   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
727 **   304-25
1925-27, 1k-5r, perforated complete set of 22, including both 10k stamps and 2r value with perforation 14 1/2, printed on watermarked paper, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, mostly VF
150.00
728 **   304-25, 313a
1925-27, 1k-5r, perforated complete set of 22, including both 10k stamps and 2r value with perforation 14 1/2, printed on watermarked paper, blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, mostly VF
1250.00
729 **/*   304/17
1926, 1k, 5k, 8k and 20k, printed on watermarked paper, complete re-engraved set of four, full OG, NH (1) or LH/hinged, F/VF
150.00
730 **   306
1925, soldier 3k brown red, printed on watermarked paper, top left corner margin vertical pair, control line and text on margin, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
731  306/23 var
1928, 3k, 6k, 30k and 1r, four stamps with horizontal position of watermark, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
732 **   309 var
1928, peasant 6k blue, horizontal position of watermark variety, right sheet margin gutter block of ten (2x5), two horizontal folds along perforation, full OG, NH, VF, this block originated from a sheet of 80 stamps
1000.00
733 **   324a
1925, soldier 3r black brown and green, type II, perforation L12 1/2, printed on watermarked paper, imperceptible gum skip on three tips of bottom perforation, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
734    324a
1925, soldier 3r dark brown and green, type II, perforation L12 1/2, watermark "border and rosettes", used on flown registered cover from Tiflis to Berlin in 1932, all appropriate markings, VF and interesting high value franking
250.00
735  L  
1924-25, three advertising labels with definitive stamps affixed over, including "Electrification" printed in Leningrad, fresh, VF
150.00
736 **  Mi 248E/61E
1926, 7k-5r, imperforated complete set of eight in pairs, printed on wove paper, three with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
737 **   304-15, 317-25 imp
1926, 1k-5r, imperforated complete set of 20, printed on watermarked paper, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
738 **   304-15, 317-25 imp
1926, 1k-5r, imperforated complete set of 20, printed on watermarked paper, gutter blocks of eight, block of 4k with 4mm scissor's separation along the gutter, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiples
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1500.00
739 **   326/48
1925-27, six complete issues, including Popov, Academy, Revolution, Zamenhof and Esperanto, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
740  327
1925, Academy of Sciences, perforated proof of 15k in brown olive, printed on thick paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, Stolow guarantee hs
75.00
741 **   333 var
1925, Decembrist Revolt, 3k green, right sheet margin copy with a label at the bottom, which is in fact a gutter originated from enlarged format printing sheet, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
742  341 var
1925, Revolution of 1905, 14k carmine lake, perforation 12 1/2, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, postal cancellation, F/VF
150.00
743 **   349-50
1927, surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, blocks of four and six, printed on paper without watermark and watermarked paper respectively, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
744 **   349 var
1927, strongly shifted to the top surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, perforation 14, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
745 **   350, var
1927, surcharge 8k on soldier 7k chocolate, printed on watermarked paper, right sheet margin strip of four, spectacular "open" pre-printing paper fold on the second stamp, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
746 **   353-58
1927, surcharge 8k on commemorative stamps, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
747  353, a
1927, red surcharge 8k on Popov 7k blue, horizontal pair, right stamp with inverted "8" variety in surcharge, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
748  355 var
1927, black surcharge 8k on Revolution issue 7k brown, basic stamp with perforation 12 1/2, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
749 **   359-65
1927, surcharge 8k on postage due stamps, printed on paper without watermark, complete set of eight, including 14k with type I and II surcharges, blocks of four, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, mostly VF
150.00
750  359 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on 1k red, basic stamp is litho printing, neat postal cancellation, VF, C.v. $250
100.00
751 **   361, var
1927, surcharge (type II) 8k on 3k light blue, litho printing, left sheet margin horizontal gutter-block of six, bottom right stamp with "II" instead of "P" variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
752 **   361 var
1927, inverted (type II) surcharge 8k on 3k light blue, basic stamp is litho printing, perforation 12, some gum waves without creasing, full OG, NH, fine copy, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
120.00
753  363 var
1927, inverted (type I) surcharge 8k on 8k green, typo printing on paper without watermark, postally used, F/VF
100.00
754  364 var
1927, black surcharge (type I) 8k on 10k dark blue, litho printing, perforation 12, "Pochtosaia" variety of surcharge, full OG, VLH, F/VF
150.00
755  364 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on 10k dark blue, litho printing, perforation 12, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
756  366 var
1927, inverted (type II) surcharge 8k on 1k red, printed on watermarked paper, insignificant facial scratch on the right, full OG, previously hinged, VF
300.00
757 **   367 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on 2k violet, printed on watermarked paper, left sheet margin copy, broken "P" and "O" in "Pochtovaia' of surcharge variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
758  371 var
1927, inverted (type II) surcharge 8k on 10k blue, printed on watermarked paper, postally used, minor perf irregularities, still VF and rare
500.00
759 **/U   375 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 3k carmine, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, strong shift of horizontal perforation as a result of lower stamp is imperforated at the bottom, slight toning, full OG, NH(bottom) or CTO, fine and a spectacular item
200.00
760 **   376a
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k brown, large margins imperforated copy, vertical invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
761  377a, 381 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 7k myrtle green, perforation 11 1/2; 28k olive brown, perforation 10x10 1/2, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
75.00
762 **/*   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 Dr. Jemtschoujin
2000.00
763 **   378 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 8k brown and black, bottom sheet margin imperforated copy, horizontal invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
764 **   378 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 8k brown and black, right sheet margin horizontal strip of five, imperforated at the top and bottom and with only a part of vertical perforation, horizontal invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
765 **   380, var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 28k blue, left sheet margin block of four, bottom right stamp with white dots in front and after Armenian "U" variety (position 12), full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
766 **   382-400
1927-28, 1k-80k, the second regular issue, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
767 **   391 var
1927, worker 10k brown, right sheet margin horizontal pair, right stamp has partly omitted design due to foldover, invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
768 **   402a
1928, 10th Anniversary of the Red Army, 8k light brown, bottom sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, control line on margin, full OG, NH, VF and a gorgeous piece, C.v. $2,000 as hinged singles
1000.00
769  411a
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, 10k olive brown, perforation 10 1/2, full OG, LH, F/VF
100.00
770  411b-12a
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, complete set of two, perforation 12 1/2x12x10 1/2x12, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
150.00
771 **   411 var
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, 10k olive brown, perforation 10, bottom sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
772 **   414 var
1929, factory worker 2k yellow green, top sheet margin block of four with misplaced horizontal and vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
773  416 var
1929, farm worker 4k claret, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, neat postal cancellation, VF
200.00
774  418 var
1929, worker, soldier, peasant 7k red, red-and-white spot after "7" variety, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
775 **   419 var
1929, worker 10k olive green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, printed on paper with horizontal position of watermark (imperforated stamps exist only with vertical watermark), full OG, NH, VF and scarce
500.00
776  427-30 var
1929-30, Industrialization, nine stamps representing all different printing varieties, neatly identified on a stockcard, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
250.00
777 **   430 var
1929, Blast Furnace, 28k black violet, printed on thinned (0.06-0.065mm) paper, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
778    427-30
1931, Industrialization, complete set of four used along with two regular values on registered flown cover from Moscow to Austria via Berlin, transit marking on reverse, minor soling, still F/VF
75.00
779  434 var
1930, Cavalry Army, 14k indigo and red, red color is strongly shifted to the bottom, postal cancellation, fine and spectacular
75.00
780 **   438-40, 452-54
1930, Revolution of 1905, perforated and imperforated complete sets of three, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
781   Mi P96/100
1930, six different advertising postal stationery cards 7k red, "Resinotrust" and "Intourist", four unused and two used, mostly VF, Mi C.v. 1,250
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300.00
782  456-67
1931-32, 1k-1r, imperforated complete set of nine, printed on watermarked paper, insignificant usual gum creases, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $352
100.00
783 **   470-71, 480-82
1932-33, Maxim Gorki and Karl Marx, two complete sets, minor usual gum creases on #482, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $175
100.00
784 **   470 var
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k dark brown, two breaks of outer frame in front of the left value tablet variety, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
785 **   470a
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k dark brown, horizontal imperforated pair, two very light spots of gum toning, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
786  472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of seven, including 10k with perforation L12 1/2, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
100.00
787  476
1932, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, two photo proofs of 20k with design of 3k and 5k respectively, approximate size 44x53mm, previously mounted on presentation cards, VF and probably unique
1000.00
788  479
1932, International Revolutionaries' Aid Association 50k, three trial color perforated (11 1/2) proofs, colors - ultra, red and green, affixed over white cardboard, size 130x92mm, red overprint "Project. 17.October. 1932",minor bottom left cardboard corner imperfection, otherwise fresh, VF and one of just a few known, this lot has been sold on our Auction #35 for $13,200
7500.00
789  485-86, 487-88
1932-33, Moscow and Leningrad Philatelic Exhibitions, two complete sets of two, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $442.50
150.00
790 **   790 var
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, 15k brown black, left sheet margin copy, double perforation on the left, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
791  486a var
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, 35k ultramarine, perforation 10 1/2, small size stamp 47.5x22mm, full OG, LH, VF, a common stamp with size 48.2x22 added for comparison
300.00
792  487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $385
100.00
793  489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, complete set of 21, full OG, hinged (stamp of 14k unused, no gum), F/VF, C.v. $247
100.00
794 **   498/506
1933, Ethnographic issue, set of seven in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
795 **   515 var
1933, Volodarsky, 3k black blue, significant offset of the stamp design on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
796  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $197.50
100.00
797  521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k purple, left sheet margin vertical pair, watermark "1" on stamps and margin, in addition double horizontal perforation between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF and rare
500.00
798  521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k purple, two copies, one of which with stamp ink absorbed through porous paper, the other one with large offset on reverse, CTO with full OG, VF
150.00
799 **   524-28
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
150.00
800  524-28, 529-30
1934, Lenin Mausoleum and Ivan Fedorov, two complete sets, full OG, LH or hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $199.50
100.00
801  526
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, perforated proof in dark carmine (color for 15k stamp), value tablet blank with text "Mavzolei Lenina" at the top and overprint "Proekt" at the bottom, removed from a presentation card, VF and rare, Mikulski certificate
3000.00
802  531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $120
100.00
803  536-39
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, complete set of four, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $350
100.00
804 **   540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, stamps of 1k and 3k with small gum inclusions, stamps of 5k and 20k have slightly uneven gum, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
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200.00
805  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $199
150.00
806 **   545 var
1934, First Decade without Lenin, 30k dark orange and carmine, right sheet margin copy with red curl over Stalin head, full OG, NH, VF and a scarce printing variety
500.00