Lots 819 - 962, Catalogue of Auction #49 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
819  242-45
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
820 **   250-59
1923, 1k-1r, complete set of ten, litho printing, mostly sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
821 **   250-59
1923, 1k-1r, complete set of ten, litho printing, blocks of four, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
822 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, wide frame, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
823  268 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 20k black and red, narrow frame variety, right sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, VLH, VF
100.00
824  275A
1924-25, peasant, imperforated proof of 50k in brown (issued color), horizontal pair printed on thick paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce
1000.00
825  277/93a
1924-25, 2k-1r, set of 14 values, including 5k, 14k and 50k, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
826  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, perforation 14 1/2x15, typo printing, nice and fresh copy in every respect, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, C.v. $27,500
10000.00
827  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, perforation 14 1/2x15, typo printing, neat Moscow postal cancellation, VF, C.v. $150
100.00
828  276a/89a
1925, 1k-50k, 21 stamps of typo printing, perforation 12, representing two or three color shades for each denomination, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
829    277a/88e
1925-26, large size parcel card from Kazan to Baku, franked by total of 369 regular values, including large blocks of 30k and 40k with perforation 12, several folds, generally nice, clean and unusual postal history item, F/VF
Click here to see the unfolded inside part of the parcel
250.00
830 **   285a var
1925, soldier 10k dark blue, perforation 12, printed on thin chalk-surfaced paper, some perforation irregularities on the right, generally fresh, full OG, NH, VF and very rare
1500.00
831 **   290a
1925, soldier 1r red and brown, perforation 12, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, perfect multiple in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and rare
6000.00
832  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, postally used, slight horizontal crease, mostly VF and very rare
1500.00
833  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
834  298 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 7k deep blue, perforated copy with blue spot over "CCCP" variety, full OG, LH, F/VF, Mi #292 IV
100.00
835 **   302-03 imp
1925, Lenin, 5r brown red and 10r indigo, imperforated complete set in left sheet margin blocks of four, block of 10r with printer's marking on margin, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
836 **   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, F/VF
150.00
837 **   304-25
1925-27, 1k-5r, complete set of 22, printed on watermarked paper, including both 10k values, stamp of 2r with perforation 12, sheet margin blocks of eight, full OG, NH, mostly VF and scarce multiples
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2, 3, 4
2000.00
838  324a
1925, soldier 3r dark brown and green, two stamps of types I and II, printed on watermarked paper, perforation 12 1/2, first one with minor perf irregularities at the top, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
839 **  Mi 248E-61E
1926, 7k-5r, imperforated complete set of eight, typo printing on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
840 **   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
841 **   326-27
1925, Academy of Sciences, complete set of two, top left corner margin vertical pairs, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
842  326-27
1925, Academy of Sciences, complete set of two perforated proofs, printed on thick paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
843  340b var
1925, Revolution of 1905, 7k brown, perforation L12 1/2, horizontal pair imperforated vertically between stamps and on the right, horizontal watermark, which exists only on perforated stamps, postally used, minor perforationirregularities, still F/VF and scarce
250.00
844 **   342-44
1926, Lenin, 1r-3r, complete set of three, perforation 10 1/2, horizontal watermark, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
845    344
1927, Lenin 3r dark green, watermark "Borders and Rosettes", horizontal pair, used together with three other definitive stamps on COD registered cover from Stalingrad to Tiflis, triangle label reads"Nalozhennyi platezh", all appropriate markings minor conveyance flaws, VF
100.00
846 **   349-58, 349a, 359-72,
1927, surcharge 8k on regular, commemorative and postage due stamps, three complete sets, the total is 23 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
847 **   350 var
1927, black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown on watermarked paper, stamp design and surcharge printed on gum side, left sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
848 **   350a
1927, inverted black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, printed on watermarked paper, bottom left corner margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, a gorgeous stamp
150.00
849  353a
1927, red surcharge 8k on Popov 7k blue, inverted "8" of surcharge variety, full OG, LH, F/VF
75.00
850  359 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on postage due 1k red, typo printing on paper without watermark, shift of the second line of surcharge to the left, appears as type II, which known only inverted, full OG, VLH, VF and a scarce stamp
300.00
851  360 var
1927, surcharge (type II) 8k on postage due 2k violet, litho printing on paper without watermark, perforation 12, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appears NH, VF and rare
1000.00
852 **   360 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 2k violet, typo printing on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
150.00
853 **   361 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 3k light blue, litho printing on paper without watermark, perforation 12, top sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, F/VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
150.00
854 **   363 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 8k green, typo printing on paper without watermark, top right corner margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
150.00
855  364 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on 10k dark blue, litho printing on paper without watermark, perforation 12, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
856 **   365 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 14k brown, litho printing on paper without watermark, top sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
150.00
857 **   367 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on 2k violet, printed on watermarked paper, "c" instead of the first "o" in "Pochtovaia" variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
858 **   369 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 7k orange, typo printing on watermarked paper, right sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
150.00
859 **   371, var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on 10k dark blue, printed on watermarked paper, block of four, top left stamp with "Pochtosaia" variety of surcharge, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
860  375 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 3k carmine, strongly misperforated right sheet margin horizontal strip of three, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
861 **   376 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k brown, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, omitted horizontal perforation between stamps and at the bottom, two lines of vertical perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
862 **   376a
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k brown, bottom right corner margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, a beautiful item
750.00
863 **   377b var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 7k myrtle green, printed on watermarked paper, left sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
864 **   378 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 8k brown and black, block of four with two se-tenant stamps at the bottom, strong misperf remaining one horizontal pair partly imperforated, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
865 **   382-400
1927-28, 1k-80k, the second regular issue, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
866 **   391 imp
1927, worker 10k brown, horizontal imperforated pair, right stamp with 2mm marginal fixed tear at the top right corner, nevertheless fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, especially in pair
2000.00
867    391
1929, bilingual pre-printed cover from Committee of Aid for Armenia to Caucasian Department of the Soviet Philatelic Association, sent from Yerevan to Tiflis, franked by worker 10k brown, endorsed "Confidential",stitched and sealed with wax, machine arrival ds on reverse, mostly VF
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100.00
868 **   402a
1928, 10th Anniversary of the Red Army, 8k light brown, bottom right corner margin horizontal imperforated pair, slight marginal wrinkles not touching the stamps, full OG, NH, VF, a spectacular piece
1500.00
869 **   406-08
1928-29, Lenin, 3r-10r, complete set of three, rough as usual perforation 10 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
870  411b
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, 10k olive brown, perforation 12 1/2x12x10 1/2x12, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
871  416 var
1929, farm worker 4k claret, printed on watermarked paper, top right corner margin copy, imperforated on the right, full OG, LH, VF and scarce
400.00
872 **   419 var
1929, worker 10k olive green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, printed on paper with horizontal position of watermark (imperforated stamp of 10k exists only with vertical watermark), full OG, NH, VF
500.00
873  428 var
1929, Tractors, 10k olive green, double impression on the right as a result of printing plate shift, full OG, LH, fine and a spectacular error
100.00
874  
1929, Magnitogorsk Metallurgical Works, hand-painted essay of unaccepted design in Indian ink on thin cardboard, size 87x133mm, value tablet blank, VF and probably unique, ex the John L. Briggs Collection, Raritan Stamps guarantee (2007)
750.00
875 **/*   438-40, 452-54
1930, Revolution of 1905, perforated and imperforated complete sets of three in vertical or horizontal pairs, full OG, NH (perforated) or LH, VF
100.00
876  456-67
1931-32, 1k-1r, imperforated complete set of nine, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $352
100.00
877 **   460, var
1931, soldier 5k orange brown, bottom sheet margin imperforated block of four, bottom left stamp with a spot over right value tablet (position 97), full OG, NH, VF
150.00
878 **   470a
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k dark brown, left sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200 as hinged
150.00
879 **   470a
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k dark brown, bottom sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
880 **   480-82
1933, Karl Marx, complete set of three, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
881  487-88 var
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, each stamp without a dot after "g" variety, minor perf irregularities, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
250.00
882 **   493/506
1933, Ethnographic issue, set of six in blocks of four, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
883 **   500 var
1933, Russians, 15k orange, right sheet margin block of four, bottom right stamp with extra "pipe" on tractor variety, one stamp with slight gum crease, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
884    489-98
1934, Ethnographic issue, 1k-10k, ten stamps used together with peasant 20k green on registered air mail cover from Moscow to USA via Berlin, appropriate transit and arrival markings, F/VF
150.00
885  518 var
1933, Order of the Red Banner, 20k multicolored, a spot between "1" and "8" in "1918", full OG, LH, VF
100.00
886  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, full original uneven gum, LH, VF, C.v. $197.50
100.00
887 **   521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k dark purple, perforation 14x14x10 1/2x14, bottom left corner margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
888 **   524-28
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, complete set of five, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $300
120.00
889  524-28, 529-30
1934, Lenin Mausoleum and Ivan Fedorov, two complete sets, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $199.50
100.00
890  531-32
1934, Sverdlov, Nogin, complete set of two, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
891  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $199
150.00
892 **/*   546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, complete set of five, full OG, NH (5k and 20k) or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $515
200.00
893 **   551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, stamps of 5k and 20k with insignificant toned spots, fresh, full OG, NH, VF appearance, C.v. $1,400
Click here to see the back side
300.00
894  551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $460
200.00
895  555-58, 569-72
1935, Engels and Iranian Arts, two complete sets of four, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $200
100.00
896 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, nice and clean, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,100
500.00
897  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $435.50
200.00
898  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $435.50
200.00
899  564 var
1935, Bicycling, 10k carmine and violet, wavy line in front of CCCP variety, lightly cancelled, VF
200.00
900  566 var
1935, Skating, 20k black brown and ultra, white dot under first "C" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
901 **   577 var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 3k olive black and violet, perforation 14, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, watermark "1" on margin and partly on stamps, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
902 **   580 imp
1935, M. Frunze, 2k purple, left sheet margin imperforated copy, paper scuff on margin far away from the stamp, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1000.00
903 **   581 imp
1935, N. Bauman, 4k lilac, right sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
904  587a var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 10k bright blue, perforation 11, block of four with missing vertical perforation between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF and scarce
1500.00
905 **   590-94 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, complete set of five, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
906  590 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k yellow brown, perforation L12, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, neat corner cancellation, VF
100.00
907  590 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k yellow brown, perforation 12 1/2, two copies, each one with a spot variety, lightly cancelled or CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
908 **   597 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 3k brown lilac, left sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
909 **   598 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 5k orange brown, top right corner margin imperforated copy, minor marginal gum wrinkles, full OG, NH, VF, a spectacular item, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
300.00
910 **   599 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 10k black brown, top left corner margin imperforated copy, minor usual gum wrinkles, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
911 **   600 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 15k black, top margin imperforated copy, bottom right corner crease, still a collectible copy of this scarce stamp, full OG, NH, VF appearance
200.00
912 **   601 var
1937, Architectural Projects, 20k dark black green, left sheet margin copy, perforation cut at three sides from unrecorded fantail, tiny natural inclusion, full OG, NH, F/VF appearance
100.00
913 **   603 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 40k violet, top sheet margin imperforated copy, two pin-point natural inclusions at the margin, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
914 **   604 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 50k dark brown, top sheet margin imperforated copy, some usual gum wrinkles, nevertheless fresh and nice stamp, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
915 **   597-604 imp
Lot includes lots #908-914 offered as one lot with Starting Bid 10% higher then total realization price of these seven lots
5000.00
916 **   602a
1937, Architectural Projects, 30k gray black, perforation 11, block of four, some usual gum waves without creasing, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
917  606 var
1937, Dzerzhinsky, 10k yellow brown, top left corner margin block of four, imperforated vertically between stamps and on the left, neat central cancellation, two tips perf separation between stamps on the right, VF
500.00
918  606 var
1937, Dzerzhinsky, 10k yellow brown, bottom left corner sheet margin horizontal pair, missing vertical perforation between stamps and on the left, in addition missing horizontal perforation at the bottom, neatly cancelled, VF and extremely rare
4000.00
919  610 imp
1938, Shota Rustaveli, 20k green, nice margins imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF and very scarce
1500.00
920 **   615
1938, farm worker 4k claret, printed on paper without watermark, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
921 **   615A
1937, soldier 5k orange brown, printed on paper without watermark, tiny natural inclusion invisible from the face, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
922 **   615A
1937, soldier 5k orange brown, printed on paper without watermark, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
923 **   616A
1938, worker 10k olive green, printed on paper without watermark, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
924 **   618
1939, Factory Worker, 30k claret, printed on paper without watermark, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
925 **   619 imp
1938, Lenin 40k indigo, balanced margins imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
926 **/*   619 imp
1937, Lenin, 40k indigo, top right corner margin imperforated block of four, nice and fresh, full OG, NH or LH (two top stamps), VF
2000.00
927 **   625-28, 636-46
1938, North Pole Flight, Papanin, 1st and 2nd Trans-Atlantic Flights, four complete sets, the total is 15 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $335
200.00
928  625 var
1938, North Pole Flight, 10k black and pale brown, background is strongly shifted to the right, CTO with full OG, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
100.00
929    625-28
1938, North Pole Flight, complete set of four, used on registered illustrated with Polar themes cover from Moscow to USA, postmarked on arrival, VF
100.00
930 **   629-35, var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set of seven, in addition stamp of 1r on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, mostly VF
75.00
931 **   635 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and carmine, block of four, each stamp has Soviet Emblem partly unprinted, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
932 **   647-58
1937-38, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $350
100.00
933 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $150
75.00
934 **   666-77
1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $225
150.00
935  683 var
1938, Hydroplane, 40k deep blue, white spot (bomb) under left wing variety, full OG, LH, fine
100.00
936 **   687-92
1938, Moscow Subway, complete set of six, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $110
75.00
937 **   698-705
1938, Sports issue, complete set of eight, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $350
150.00
938 **   706-62, C76-76D
1939 Year, complete set of 57 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, C.v. $838
500.00
939  718-20 imp
1939, Non-Stop Flight to the Far East, imperforated complete set of three, nice margins all around, the stamp of 15k has insignificant gum wrinkles, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare
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7500.00
940 **   721-23
1939, Taras Shevchenko, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, one stamp of 60k block with negligible gum disturbance, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200++
150.00
941 **   724-33
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, complete set of ten in vertical or horizontal pairs, comb perforation on 10k, 20k and 60k, all others have line perforation, one stamp of 30k orange has slight crease, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $350++
100.00
942    726
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, small size illustrated postcard, sent from Moscow to Leningrad, appropriately franked with 20k slate black, postmarked on arrival, VF
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100.00
943 **/*   734 var
1939, miner 5k red, perforation L12 1/2, two copies with different varieties, full OG, NH or LH, VF
100.00
944 **   736 var
1947, aviator 30k gray blue, offset printing, perforation L12 1/2, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
945 **   738 var
1939, Coat of Arms, 60k carmine, comb perforation, raster horizontal diamond, block of four with two blank labels on the left, in addition representing a spectacular perforation break, full OG, NH and fine
200.00
946  751 var
1939, Red Army Sanatorium at Sochi, 15k yellow green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, neat corner cancellation, VF
150.00
947 **   763-816
1940 Year, complete set of 60 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, C.v. $616
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400.00
948  770 var
1940, Western Ukraine and Western Byelorussia, 60k indigo, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, neatly cancelled, VF
200.00
949 **   776 var
1940, Vladimir Mayakovski, 15k dark red, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
950  779 var
1940, Vladimir Mayakovski, 80k bright ultra, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, full OG, very light trace of hinge mark, VF
500.00
951 **   781 var
1940, Konstantin Timiryazev, 15k purple, small size 33.5x22.5mm, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
952 **   797-803, 807-08
1940, All-Union Agriculture Fair, two horizontal se-tenant pairs, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
953 **   800/02, 805/06
1940, All-Union Agriculture Fair, two blocks of four, each one contains two horizontal se-tenant pairs, first one with top sheet margin, the last one folded along perforation, minor usual gum spots, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
954  796/806
1940, All-Union Agriculture Fair, nine vertical (4) or horizontal se-tenant pairs, fresh, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
200.00
955 **   817-56
1941 Year, complete set of 41 stamps (less People's Militia), full OG, NH, F/VF or better, C.v. $825
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500.00
956 **   821 var
1941, Agriculture, 50k dark brown, comb perforation, raster vertical diamond, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
957 **   825/31 var
1941, Red Army and Navy, set of four pairs with vertical gutter in the middle (10k in strip of four), stamp of 5k with comb perforation, all others have line perforation, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
958  824 var
1941, Red Army and Navy, 5k dark violet, perforation L12 1/2, right sheet margin copy imperforated on the right, light cancellation, minor perf irregularities on the left, still VF
100.00
959 **   841-42
1941, Karelian-Finnish Soviet Republic, complete set in blocks of four, four or six stripes on the Coat of Arms, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
960  842 var
1941, Karelian-Finnish Soviet Republic, 45k bluish green, "smooth scroll" variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
961 **   843-44
1941, Moscow Kremlin, complete set in corner sheet margin blocks of four, both with control text on margin, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
962 **   850 var
1941, Mikhail Lermontov, 15k blue green, comb perforation 12 1/2?x12, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00