Lots 1405 - 1419, Catalogue of Auction #51 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
1405 **/*   AR1-3, var

Postal Saving stamps

1918, 1k-10k, complete set of three, vertical position of watermark, in addition 1k and 10k with horizontal watermark, all are in gutter blocks of four, full OG, NH (one stamp - LH), VF
1406    AR16

Postal Revenue stamps

1922, three stamps, including Revenue 10k olive brown on light blue network, used on reverse of registered cover from Orel to Petrograd, all appropriate markings, VF
1407  AR23
1918, 2r violet on multicolored network, perforated horizontal pair used on a piece together with revenue 1r, clear Rostov-on-Don cancellation, and perfin "Pogasheno" (cancelled), VF and scarce
1408  178a

Soviet issues

1921, 2r brown, double impression, full OG, LH, VF
1409 **   180 var
1921, 20r ultra, color variety printed on ordinary paper, top left corner margin block of four from worn plate (unclear design at the top), some usual gum crease, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
1410 **   182c
1921, 200r gray brown, color variety, pane of 25 (5x5), slight toned spots on gum side only, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $375 as hinged singles
1411 **/*   186c, f, var
1921, 1000r carmine, two stamps in pale shades on thin paper and light rose on chalk-surfaced paper, full OG, NH (2) or LH, VF
1412  195a
1922, inverted black surcharge 10,000r on 40r slate, basic stamp is small size, full OG, VLH, VF, expertized by Prof. Winterstern
1413  200f
1922, red surcharge (with periods after Russian letters) 10,000r on 40r slate, basic stamp is large size, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $225
1414 **   211-15
1922, 5th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
1415 **/*   223/29
1922-23, typo "Star" surcharges, 5r-200r, imperforated complete set of four stamps, blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH (two stamps of 40r block), VF
1416 **/*   223 var
1922-23, typo "Star" surcharge 5r on 20k blue and carmine, vertical gutter block of four, full OG, NH (VLH at the top of gutter), VF
1417  230 var
1922-23, worker 10r blue, enlarged margins imperforated copy, full offset of the design on gum side, full OG, previously hinged on the face, VF and a spectacular item
1418 **   240a
1923, peasant 5r blue, double impression, full OG, NH, VF
1419  241e, f
1923, soldier 10r gray, perforated and imperforated copies with double impression, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $350