Lots 792 - 818, Catalogue of Auction #49 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
792    AR4/14

Postal Savings and Control stamps

1922, registered cover sent locally in Moscow, franked by nine values, including five control and one saving postage stamps, all appropriate markings, mostly VF
150.00
793 **   150 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 70k olive brown, color variety, usual rough perforation, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
794  179 var
1921, 5r blue, impression shift, appears to be double printing, horizontal gutter pair, full OG, VLH, VF
150.00
795  180a var
1921, 20r pale blue (light impression), error of color, printed on thin paper, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
796 **   181b var
1921, 100r olive yellow, color variety, printed on thin paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
797  183
1921, plate proof of 250r in black, printed on chalk-surfaced paper, fresh, no gum as produced, NH, VF
200.00
798 **   192a
1922, inverted black surcharge 5000r on 2r light brown, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
150.00
799  194a var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue, color variety, printed on thin paper, left sheet margin copy, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
800  195a
1922, inverted and shifted black surcharge 10,000r on 40r slate, basic stamp has small size, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $225
100.00
801 **   195c
1922, black surcharge (7mm spacing) 10,000r on 40r slate, basic stamp is large size, top left corner margin horizontal pair, left stamp with "1,0000" variety of surcharge, gum inclusion on margin only, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
802  200a
1922, inverted red surcharge 10,000r on 40r slate, basic stamp has small size, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $250
100.00
803 **   200f
1922, red surcharge (with periods after Russian letters) 10,000r on 40r slate, top left corner margin pair of large size stamps, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $450 as hinged singles
300.00
804  200f var
1922, red surcharge (with periods after Russian letters) 10,000r on 40r slate, large size stamp, transposed lines due to strong surcharge shift, full OG, previously hinged, VF
250.00
805 **/*   201c var
1922, lithographic blue black surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, block of four, full OG, two top stamps are previously hinged, bottom ones are NH, VF and rare multiple, Raritan Stamps guarantee (2007)
1500.00
806    201c var
1922, cover from Belgorod to Germany, franked by 16 values (15 stamps - on reverse), including twelve blue black surcharges of 7500r on 250r violet, postmarked on arrival, VF and with high probability unique franking
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10000.00
807  202
1922, proof of 5000r in dark violet, printed on cream colored paper without watermark, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
808 **   210b
1922, black diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, printed on thin paper, horizontal strip of five, right stamp has surcharge printed on gum side due to foldover, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
809 **   211-15 var
1922, 5th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of five, printed on thin (0.05-0.055mm) paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
810  220/27
1922-23, proof impression of Star surcharge 40r, complete pane of 25, printed on reverse side of the "Trekhgorka" Textile Mill packing paper, couple pinholes, nice condition, no gum as produced, VF and rare
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1000.00
811 **   221b var
1922-23, double litho blue black (!) "Star" surcharge 100r on 15k red brown and blue, perfect stamp in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse
2500.00
812  224
1922-23, litho "Star" surcharge 20r on 15k red brown and blue, surcharge from sheet position 64, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, C.v. $10,000
5000.00
813 **   225a, var
1922-23, inverted typo "Star" surcharge 20r on 70k brown and orange, right sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
814    233
1923, advertising postcard representing three different messages on front and reverse, pre-printed with RSFSR Coat of Arms, sent from Vladikavkaz to Kutais, franked by soldier 100r orange in imperforated horizontal strip of three, postmarked on arrival, VF
150.00
815 **   239a
1923, soldier 4r brown, left sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
816  241c
1923, soldier 20r brown violet, nice margins imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $450
100.00
817  241
1923, soldier, three perforated (all different colors) and one imperforated essays of 20r, the last one has small natural inclusion, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $800
150.00
818  241c
1923, imperforated essay of soldier 20r in dull violet, horizontal pair, slight usual gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF
100.00