Lots 1639 - 1771, Catalogue of Auction #51 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1639 **   852-55
1941-42, Lenin Museum, complete set of four, stamp of 45k has comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $225
100.00
1640 **   852-55
1941-42, Lenin Museum, complete set in blocks of four, stamp of 45k has comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
1641 **   856
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1642 **   856 var
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, "patch on the woman coat" variety (position 48), full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1643 **   857-58
1942, Alisher Navoi, complete set of two, stamp of 30k has comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
1644 **   857 var
1942, Alisher Navoi, 30k brown, perforation L12 1/2, vertical gutter block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
1500.00
1645 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, slight gum waves, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $400
150.00
1646 * W  859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, three copies, full OG, previously hinged, VF
250.00
1647 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,600 as singles
1500.00
1648 **   857-58, 860-910
1942-43 Years, complete set of 57 stamps, including Navoi and Turgenev issues, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, C.v. $640
400.00
1649 **   860-66
1942, Soviet Heroes, complete set of seven, sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1650  864 var
1942, Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya, 30k black, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, vertical fold between stamp and margin, lightly cancelled, VF
150.00
1651  873 var
1942, Women Workers and Soldiers, 20k dark blue, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, lightly folded, neatly cancelled, F/VF
200.00
1652 **   876 var
1942, Equipment for the Red Army, 45k rose red, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1653  877 var
1943, Anti-Aircraft Battery, 45k gray blue, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, horizontal fold between stamp and margin, light cancellation, VF
150.00
1654 **   878-85
1943, 25th Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $240++
150.00
1655  879 var
1943, 25th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k black brown, top right corner margin block of four, imperforated on the right, light central cancellation, VF
200.00
1656 **   879 var
1943, 25th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k black brown, strongly misperforated vertical pair, bottom stamp with horizontal crease, full OG, NH, VF appearance
100.00
1657  880 var
1943, 25th Anniversary of October Revolution, 15k blue black, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, light corner cancellation, VF
150.00
1658  883 var
1943, 25th Anniversary of October Revolution, 60k black brown, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, repaired 3mm tear between stamp and margin, neatly cancelled, VF
75.00
1659 **   897-98, var
1943, Military Orders, complete set of two, in addition large stamp of 1r with size 21.5x39mm (a common stamp has size 21.5x38mm), all are in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1660  897 var
1943, Order of the Patriotic War, 1r blue black, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, lightly cancelled, VF
350.00
1661 **   908 var
1943, Tehran Conference, 3r multicolored, light blue color is strongly shifted to the top, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, scarce and spectacular error
500.00
1662  911 var
1944, Stalingrad Battle, 30k brown and carmine with added gold color (!), full OG, LH, VF and scarce stamp probably from a trial printing
300.00
1663  911 var
1944, Stalingrad Battle, 30k brown and carmine, bottom left corner margin copy with spectacular perforation freak, lightly cancelled, VF
100.00
1664  918 var
1944, 25th Anniversary of Youth Communist League, 30k brown and dark red with added gold color, CTO with full OG, VF and very scarce
300.00
1665  921 var
1944, United Nations, 60k black, blue and red with added gold color, full OG, LH, VF and scarce stamp from a trial printing
300.00
1666 **   927-30
1944, Military Orders, 1r-10r, complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1667 **   931-37, 1002-06
1944-45, Lenin, two complete sets in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1668  934 var
1944, Lenin, 50k slate gray and black, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, neat cancellation, VF
150.00
1669 **   938 imp var
1944, Rimski-Korsakov, 30k gray black, large size 22.5x29.5, top right corner margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1670  942 var
1944, Nikolai Shchors, 30k gray black, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, clearly cancelled, VF
100.00
1671 **   952-56, imp, var
1944, Ilya Repin, two perforated complete sets of five, white and creamy gum respectively, and imperforated complete set, all are in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1672  957 var
1944, Ivan Krylov, 30k yellow brown, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
1673 **   975 var
1945, Battle Scene, 30k multicolored, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1674 **   976 var
1945, Soviet Tank in Action, 30k blue black, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1675  989 var
1945, Alexander Popov, 30k violet blue, bottom right corner margin copy, imperforated on the right, neat cancellation, VF
100.00
1676 **   992 var
1945, Victory Day, blue overprint on 3r brown red, "p" instead of "n" in "Prazdnik" variety of overprint, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1677  992C var
1946, Military Airplane, 15k brown orange, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
1678 **   992C var
1946, Military Airplane, 15k brown orange, raster vertical diamond, vertical pair with double horizontal perforation between stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
1679 **   992D var
1946, Military Airplane, 15k bluish green, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
350.00
1680  992D
1946, Military Airplane, 15k bluish green, top sheet margin vertical pair, bottom stamp with double horizontal perforation, CTO with full OG, VF, expertized by Rosselevitch
100.00
1681  993 var
1945, Military Airplane, 1r gray black, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, nicely cancelled, VF
400.00
1682  993 var
1945, Military Airplane, 1r gray black, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, light horizontal fold, CTO with full OG, VF
500.00
1683  996 var
1945, Soviet Pursuit Airplane, 1r brown, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, vertical marginal crease, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
250.00
1684  1015 var
1945, Tank Assembling, 20k black blue and brown, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1685  1016 var
1945, Harvesting Wheat, 30k black and orange brown, bottom left corner margin copy with spectacular perforation freak, lightly cancelled, VF
100.00
1686 **/U   1017 var
1945, Airplane Designers, 60k brown and green, three copies with green color shifted to different directions, full OG, NH/LH or CTO, VF
150.00
1687  1021 var
1946, Victory Medal, 30k dark violet, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, light cancellation, VF
200.00
1688  1023 var
1946, Victory Medal, 60k greenish black, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, neatly cancelled, VF
120.00
1689 **   1029-31
1946, Victory Parade, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1690  1031 var
1946, Victory Parade, 3r blue black and red, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, light corner cancellation, VF
250.00
1691 **   1035 var
1946, Order of Honor, 60k blue on green network, perforation L12 1/2, bottom right corner margin block of six (2x3), full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1692 **   1043 var
1946, Military Medal, 60k blue on green network, perforation L12 1/2, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1693 **   1047 var
1946, Maxim Gorki, 30k brown, small size 32x22mm, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1694 **   1048 var
1946, Maxim Gorki, 60k dark green, raster horizontal diamond, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1695  1048 var
1946, Maxim Gorki, 60k dark green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, neat cancellation, F/VF
200.00
1696  1054 var
1946, Sochi Sanatorium, 30k dark green, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, nicely cancelled, VF
300.00
1697 **   1057-58, var
1946, Tanks on Red Square Parade, complete set of two, in addition 60k with raster horizontal diamond, all are in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1698 (*)   1060 var
1946, Bolshoi Theater, 10k brown black, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, unused, no gum, VF
150.00
1699  1062 var
1946, Bolshoi Theater, 20k light brown, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, CTO with full OG, VF
120.00
1700  1063 var
1946, View of Moscow Kremlin, 45k dark green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, clearly cancelled, VF
200.00
1701  1080 var
1946, 25th Anniversary of the Soviet Union stamps, 15k black and red, bottom left corner margin copy with spectacular perforation freak, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
1702 **   1087/188
1947 Year, complete set of 123 stamps and one souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $428
Click here to see Part 2
300.00
1703  1098-99 var
1947, Nikolai Zhukovski, 30k brown black and 60k blue violet, first one is imperforated on the right (repaired 3mm tear between stamp and margin), the other one - on the left, neatly cancelled, VF
150.00
1704  1099 var
1947, Nikolai Zhukovski, 60k blue violet, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, slight corner crease, CTO with full OG, VF appearance
80.00
1705 **   1104-20 var
1947, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set of 17, including 1r value with joined "C" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1706 **   1104-20
1947, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set in blocks of six, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $360++
250.00
1707  1108 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Estonian Republic, 30k violet black, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, CTO with full OG, VF
150.00
1708  1113 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Latvian Republic, 30k yellow brown, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG, VF
120.00
1709  1113 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Latvian Republic, 30k yellow brown, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, postally used, VF
120.00
1710  1114 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Lithuanian Republic, 30k dark olive black, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG, VF
200.00
1711  1117 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Turkmen Republic, 30k violet black, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
1712 **   1132-46
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, complete set in blocks of four, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see Part 2
250.00
1713  1140 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 60k red brown and brown black, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, some gum wrinkles, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1714 **   1143-46
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, two different vertical strips of the high values, each one with blank label, usual folds and minor gum imperfection, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1715 **   1143-46 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 1r-5r, unfolded three side margin vertical se-tenant strip of five with blank label, light blue frame variety on 1r, 3r and 5r, full OG, NH, VF and rare
400.00
1716  1144-45
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r and 3r multicolored, se-tenant gutter sheet of 20, contains two blocks of ten of each denomination and blank label in the middle, left margin missing, folded along perforation, CTO with full OG, VF and scarce
2000.00
1717 **   1144
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r multicolored, pane of ten (5x2), full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1718 **   1145a
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, original printing (type I), minor usual gum waves, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1719  1145a
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, original printing (type I), full OG, LH, VF
150.00
1720 **   1166 var
1947, Sanatorium "Abkhazia", 30k red brown, vertical pair imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1721 **   1166 var
1947, Sanatorium "Abkhazia", 30k red brown, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1722  1169 var
1947, Sochi Sanatorium, 30k dark brown violet, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG, VF
150.00
1723  1171 var
1947, Sanatorium "Zapad-Ugol", 30k brown black, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, neat cancellation, VF
100.00
1724 **   1172-82, imp
1947, Reconstruction issue, perforated and imperforated complete sets of 11, blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1725 **   1189-317, C82
1948 Year, complete set of 132 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, C.v. $1,544
Click here to see Part 2, Click here to see Part 3
1000.00
1726 **   1189 var
1948, Winter Palace in Leningrad, 30k violet, large size 33x22mm, printed on thick paper, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1727  1190 var
1948, View of Leningrad, 50k dark blue green, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, lightly cancelled, VF
150.00
1728  1193 var
1948, Ukrainian Soviet Republic, 30k dark violet blue, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, clearly cancelled, VF
80.00
1729  1205 var
1948, 30th Anniversary of the Soviet Army, 30k brown, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, lightly cancelled, F/VF
80.00
1730 **   1201 var
1948, Vassily Surikov, 30k red brown, "1943" instead of "1948" at the top right corner, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1731  1201 var
1948, Vassily Surikov, 30k red brown, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, full OG, LH on margin, VF
150.00
1732 **   1210 var
1948, Vassily Chapayev, 60k yellow brown, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1733 **   1222-23, var
1948, Labor Day, two complete sets in blocks of four, originals and reprints, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1734 **   1224-26
1948, Vissarion Belinski, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1735 **   1227-29
1948, Aleksandr Ostrovski, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1736 **/*   1227-29 imp
1948, Aleksandr Ostrovski, imperforated complete set of three, nice margins all around, full OG, NH (30k) or LH, VF
500.00
1737 **   1230-34
1948, Ivan Shishkin, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $240++
150.00
1738 **   1247 var
1948, Aviation Day, red overprint on 1r ultra, top sheet margin copy with overprint strongly shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1739 **   1254-57, var
1948, Sports issue, complete set of four, original printing, in addition two reprints of 1955 and 1956, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1740  1254 var
1948, Foot Race, 15k violet, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, full OG, LH on margin only, VF
150.00
1741 **   1254A var
1948, Motorcyclist, 20k slate blue, raster square, reprint of 1955, block of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare printing variety in multiple
750.00
1742  1272 var
1948, Heavy Machinery Plant, 30k purple, bottom right corner margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG, VF
200.00
1743 **   1275-76
1948, Khachatur Abovian, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1744 **   1297-98
1948, 31st Anniversary of October Revolution, complete set in left sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1745 **   1302-03
1948, Artillery Day, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400++
250.00
1746 **   1320-22
1949, Mikhail Lomonosov, complete set in corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $144++
100.00
1747  1320 var
1949, Mikhail Lomonosov, 40k red brown, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, clearly cancelled, F/VF
100.00
1748  1320 var
1949, Mikhail Lomonosov, 40k red brown, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, lightly cancelled, F/VF
100.00
1749 **   1325
1949, Stalin's Birthday, two imperforated souvenir sheets of four, printed on white and cream paper, insignificant corner creases and usual slight wrinkles, still fresh, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see Sheet 2
400.00
1750 **   1326-27
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1751  1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, size 180x132mm, slight filling thin on the right, otherwise nice and fresh, full OG, LH, VF
750.00
1752    1345 var
1958, Pilot 25k dark gray blue, double impression, used on New Year postcard, sent in Leningrad, postmarked on arrival, slight card crease, still VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
300.00
1753 **   1352-54
1949, Alexander Popov, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1754 **   1355-56
1949, Press Day, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1755 **   1359-63
1949, Alexander Pushkin, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300++
200.00
1756 **   1360a
1949, Alexander Pushkin, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
100.00
1757 **   1364-65
1949, Sormovo Machine and Boat Works, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $240++
100.00
1758 **   1366-75
1949, State Sanatoria, complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, many with sheet margins, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1759 **   1366 var
1949, Kislovodsk Sanatorium, 40k violet, top sheet margin block of ten (2x5), imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1760  1377 var
1949, Kayak Race, 25k bluish green, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, full OG, VLH, VF
200.00
1761  1379 var
1949, Bicycling, 40k red brown, raster vertical diamond, reprint of 1956, two very slight toned spots invisible on the face, full OG, VLH, VF
150.00
1762  1380 var
1949, Soccer, 40k yellow green, raster vertical diamond, reprint of 1956, full OG, VLH, VF
150.00
1763 **   1382 var
1949, Parachuting, 1r carmine rose, raster vertical diamond, reprint of 1956, minor gum creasing, full OG, NH and fine copy
100.00
1764  1383 var
1949, High Jump, 2r gray black, raster vertical diamond, reprint of 1956, minor gum creasing, full OG, LH, VF and scarce
500.00
1765 **   1388-89
1949, Aleksandr Radishchev, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200++
100.00
1766 **   1392a-93a
1949, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, imperforated complete set in bottom right corner margin blocks of four, block of 50k with slight gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200++
100.00
1767 **   1392a-93a var
1949, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, imperforated complete set of two, both are right sheet margin copies with shifted central design, full OG, NH, VF, expert's hs on reverse
150.00
1768 **   1394-99
1949, Agriculture Development, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1769  1401 var
1949, Maly Theater, 50k red orange, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, light cancellation, VF
150.00
1770 **   1403 var
1949, Vassily Chapayev, 40k brown orange, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1771 **   1411-14
1949, Locomotives and Tram, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $120++
75.00