Lots 1420 - 1527, Catalogue of Auction #51 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1420 **   250-59
1923, 1k-1r, litho printing, imperforated complete set of ten, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1421 **   250-59
1923, 1k-1r, litho printing, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, blocks of 5k and 50k with insignificant gum waves, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1422 **   261
1924, worker 4k deep rose, litho printing, bottom sheet margin perforated copy with a part of control inscription, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1423 **   263 imp
1924, peasant 30k violet, litho printing, vertical imperforated pair with double impression (one inverted), horizontal invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1424 **   268 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 20k red and black, narrow frame, top sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1425 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, medium frame, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1426 **   269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, perforated complete set in blocks of four, three of which with sheet margins, medium frame, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1427 **   271 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 12k red and black, wide frame, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1428 **   273-75, fn
1924-25, 3k, 4k, 6k and 10k, typo printing, four imperforated blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $640 as hinged singles
150.00
1429 **   273 var
1924-25, soldier 3k red brown, typo printing, imperforated copy with double impression, full OG, NH, F/VF
500.00
1430 **  Mi 229 II DD
1924-25, peasant 2k green, typo printing, imperforated copy with double impression, full OG, NH, fine, Mi #229 IIDD, ?3,000
100.00
1431 **   276
1924-25, worker 1k orange, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, top sheet margin block of six (3x2), full OG, NH, F/VF
400.00
1432 **   277/91
1924-25, 2k-2r, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, seven different vertical gutter blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1433 **   280
1924-25, worker 5k lilac, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1434 **   282 imp
1924-25, soldier 7k chocolate brown, typo printing on grayish paper, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1435  288A imp
1924-25, peasant 30k violet, typo printing on grayish paper, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
2000.00
1436  289
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
1437 **   290 imp var
1924-25, soldier (1r), typo printing of red color only, bottom left corner sheet margin imperforated horizontal strip of three, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1438 **   291 var
1924-25, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing on grayish paper, imperforated left sheet margin horizontal strip of three with missing large part of the design, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
1500.00
1439 **   276a/89a
1925, 1k-50k, typo printing, perforation 12, eight different vertical or horizontal gutter blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1440 **   292 imp var
1924-25, soldier 3r black brown and green, type I, right sheet margin imperforated copy with double impression, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1441  293 var
1924-25, worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, perforation 13 1/2, imperforated on the right, postal cancellation, VF
300.00
1442  294
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated proofs of 7k in different colors, printed on thick security paper, usual creases, no gum as issued, VF appearance
600.00
1443  302 var
1925, Lenin, 5r brown red, perforation 13 1/2, imperforated at the bottom, postal cancellation, VF
150.00
1444 **   302b-03b
1925, Lenin, complete set in blocks of four, watermark "borders and rosettes", perforation 10 1/2, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
750.00
1445 **   302-03 imp
1925, Lenin, imperforated complete set in top right corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1446 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k olive brown, litho printing, two blocks of four, including vertical gutter block of "small head" variety with invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1447 **   312 var
1928, peasant 9k red, horizontal position of watermark "borders and rosettes", block of four, two stamps with slight gum disturbance, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1448 **   323 var
1928, worker 2r green and rose, horizontal position of watermark "borders and rosettes", top left corner margin block of four, marginal crease, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1449  L  
1924-26, three advertising labels with definitive stamps affixed over, including "Electrification" printed in Leningrad, fresh, VF
100.00
1450 **/*   328-29
1925, Alexander Popov, complete set in blocks of four, one stamp of each block with imperceptible toned spots, full OG, NH or VLH (two stamps), VF
75.00
1451 **/*   333-35
1925, Decembrist Mutiny, perforated complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH or VLH (one stamp of 7k and two stamps of 14k), VF
100.00
1452 **   336/41
1925, Revolution of 1905, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, in addition blocks of 3k with comb perforation and 14k with perforation L12, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1453 **  Mi 248E/61E
1926, 7k-5r, typo printing on white paper without watermark, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1454 **   343-44, var
1926, Lenin, 2r black violet, two blocks of four with vertical or horizontal position of watermark "borders and rosettes" and 3r dark green in corner margin block of four with vertical watermark, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1455    343
1927, Lenin 2r black violet, watermark "Borders and Rosettes", five copies, including two vertical pairs, used together with four other definitive stamps on COD registered cover from Kurdamir to Tiflis, all appropriate markings, some conveyance flaws, still F/VF
100.00
1456 **   347-48
1926, Esperanto Congress, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1457 **   349-50, 349a
1927, black surcharge 8k on 7k brown, complete set of three, including both stamps on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1458 **   350a
1927, inverted black surcharge 8k on 7k brown, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $550 as hinged
150.00
1459 **   353-58
1927, black or red surcharges 8k on commemorative stamps, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1460  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
1461 **   360 var
1927, inverted and shifted to the top surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 2k violet, basic stamp is typo printing on paper without watermark, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1462  364 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on Postage Due 10k dark blue, basic stamp is litho printing on paper without watermark, perforation 12, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1463 **   368 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on Postage Due 3k blue, printed on watermarked paper, "c" instead of the first "o" in "Pochtovaya" variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1464 **   373-74
1927, Dr. Zamenhof, 14k green and brown, complete set of two in sheet margin blocks of four, second one is slightly folded along vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1465 **   374 imp
1927, Dr. Zamenhof, 14k green and brown, top sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH (hinged on margin far away from the stamp), VF
900.00
1466 **   375-81
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set in blocks of four, three of which with sheet margins, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1467 **/U   375 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 3k carmine, horizontal strip of three, vertical and horizontal perforation is strongly misplaced, minor separation on the left, CTO with full OG, one stamp is NH, VF and a spectacular item
100.00
1468 **   375 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 3k carmine, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, perforation cut at other sides from fantail, full OG, NH (hinged on margin only), F/VF appearance
100.00
1469 **   376a
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k brown, bottom sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, vertical invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1470 **   377b
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 7k myrtle green, bottom sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, vertical invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1471 **   378 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 8k brown and black, vertical imperforated pair, invalidating perforations across the design, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1472 **   380a
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 18k blue, nice margins imperforated copy, vertical invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1473 **/*   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
1474 **   382-400
1927-28, the second regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
750.00
1475 **   406-08
1928-29, Lenin, complete set of three, perforation 10 1/2, watermark "lozenges", blocks of four, block of 3r with toned gum, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1476 **   406-08 var
1928-29, Lenin, complete set of three, perforation 10, watermark "lozenges", corner margin blocks of four, flawless condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
750.00
1477 **   411-12
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, complete set in blocks of four, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1478  411b
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, 10k olive brown, perforation 12 1/2x12x10x12, horizontal watermark, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
1479 **   413-26, var
1929-31, the third regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 14 in blocks of four, in addition 11 blocks of color varieties, as well as 1k and 14k with perforation 10 1/2 (first one is a forgery), full OG, NH, F/VF or better
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400.00
1480 **   413, 415
1929, 1k orange and 3k blue, corner margin blocks of four and ten respectively, each with control text on margin, first one with minor marginal toning, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1481 **   427-30
1929-30, Industrialization issue, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, one stamp of 10k has tiny natural inclusion, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1482 **   431-34
1930, Cavalry Army, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, block of 14k slightly folded along vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1483 **   435, var
1930, Educational Exhibition at Leningrad, 10k olive green, top left corner margin block of four, upper left stamp with broken text on the left variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1484 **   436-37, var
1930, 1r deep blue and 3r green and black brown, complete set in blocks of four, in addition 3r in top right corner margin block of four with black brown center shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1485 **   437 var
1930, Volkhov Power Station, 3r green and black brown, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1486 **   438-40, 452-54
1930, 25th Anniversary of Revolution of 1905, perforated and imperforated complete sets of three, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
1487 **   438-40, var
1930, 25th Anniversary of Revolution of 1905, two perforated complete sets in blocks of four, vertical and horizontal positions of watermark, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1488    440
1932, stationery postcard 5k brown, sent from Khortitsa to Berlin, uprated by bisect of 10k dark green and red, met altogether correct postal rate of 10k, mostly VF and scarce commercial card
500.00
1489 **   454 var
1930, 25th Anniversary of Revolution of 1905, 10k green and red, imperforated copy with very light impression of red flag, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
1490  456-67
1932-33, the third regular issue, 1k-1r, imperforated complete set of nine, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $352
100.00
1491  457 var
1932, farm worker 2k green, left sheet margin imperforated copy with misplaced Moscow Provisional perforation at the top and bottom, appropriate postal cancellation, F/VF
150.00
1492    419, 457-58
1932, three stamps printed on watermarked paper, including imperforated 2k green and 3k blue with Moscow Provisional perforation at the top and bottom, used on cover to USA, machine Moscow cancellation, no backstamp, VF and rare
500.00
1493 **   469 var
1931, Telegraph Building, 1r dark blue, raster vertical diamonds, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1494   Mi P79 var
1931, Provisional bilingual overprint with 5th OSOAVIAKHIM Lottery advertisement on stationery postcard 5k red brown, showing Red Army soldier and Zeppelin, produced by Central Asian Bureau of the Postal Administration, unused, VF
100.00
1495 **   470-71
1932-33, Maxim Gorki, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, the first one is folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400++
150.00
1496  470a
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k brown, enlarged margins imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
1497 **   470a
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k brown, imperforated block of four, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
750.00
1498  470a
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k brown, top left corner margin imperforated block of four, cancelled at Leningrad, VF, C.v. $800++
250.00
1499  472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set of seven, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $173.70
100.00
1500 **   472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set in blocks of four, two of which with sheet margins, blocks of 3k, 15k and 20k folded along perforation, the first one with small separation, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
800.00
1501  478
1932, 15th Anniversary October Revolution, 35k brown black, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $95
60.00
1502 **   479
1932, International Revolutionaries' Aid Association, 50k dark red, top right corner margin block of four, minor usual gum waves, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1503 **   480-82
1933, Karl Marx, complete set of three, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
1504 **   480-82
1933, Karl Marx, complete set in blocks of four, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1505 **   485-86a
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, 35k with perforation 10 1/2, slightly folded along vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1506  486a var
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, 35k ultramarine, perforation 10 1/2, small size stamp 47.5x22mm, full OG, LH, VF and scarce variety, a common stamp with size 48.2x22 added for comparison (both stamps with vertical watermark)
300.00
1507 **   485-86 fn
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, printed on thin cardboard, size 169x118mm, minor reversal soiling, fresh condition, sharp corners, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. $25,000
12000.00
1508  487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, surcharged issue, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $385
150.00
1509 **   487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, surcharged issue, complete set in blocks of four, the last one is slightly folded along vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
1510  489/509
1933, Ethnographic issue, complete set of 21, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $247
150.00
1511 **   489/509
1933, Ethnographic issue, set of 18 (less 3k, 4k and 8k), in addition two color varieties of 7k and 10k, all are in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF or better
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2, 3, 4
1000.00
1512  489
1933, Ethnographic issue, trial color proof of 1k in blue gray, perforation 11 1/2, removed from a presentation card with a part of letter "P" (Proekt) at the bottom, VF and scarce
1500.00
1513 **   493 var
1933, Tungus, 5k brown violet, vertical position of watermark "borders and rosettes", full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1514  495 var
1933, Chechens, 7k black brown, joined second and third "C" in "CCCP" variety (large spot between letters), full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1515 **   514-16
1933, Revolutionary Heroes, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1516 **   518
1933, Order of the Red Banner, 20k multicolored, block of four, usual uneven full original gum, NH, VF
100.00
1517 **   519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, usual uneven full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
250.00
1518  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, Moscow cancellation, minor soiling, still F/VF
100.00
1519 **   519 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 4k brown, horizontal pair imperf between stamps, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare perforation error, not listed either in Scott, Michel or Russian Specialized Cat.
2500.00
1520 **   520-23
1933, Baku Commissars, 5k-40k, set in blocks of four, perfect condition, usual uneven full original gum, NH, VF and rare set of multiples
3000.00
1521  521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k purple, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, neat cancellation, VF
300.00
1522  521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k dark violet, color variety, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, clearly cancelled, VF
300.00
1523  521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k dark purple, perforation 14x14x10 1/2x14, full OG, VLH, VF and scarce
300.00
1524  524-28, 529-30
1934, Lenin Mausoleum and Ivan Fedorov, two complete sets, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $199.50
100.00
1525  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $199
150.00
1526  540-41
1934, First Decade without Lenin, two photo-proofs of 1k and 3k of accepted design with reduced portrait, no gum as issued, NH, VF and scarce
500.00
1527  545 var
1934, Lenin and Stalin, 30k dark orange and carmine, red curl over Stalin's head, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00