Lots 958 - 969, Catalogue of Auction #52 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
958 **   B10 var
1915, World War I Postal Charity, 3k carmine and gray black, perforation 12 1/2, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH (LH on margin far away from the stamp), VF
150.00
959 **   B14-17, B15a
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, complete set of four in pairs, all with watermark "wavy lines" on margin, in addition vertical pair of 2250r red, printed on thin paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
960 **   B14a
1922, Volga Famine Relief issue, 2250r green, printed on thin paper, right sheet margin copy, gum partly missing at the bottom as always, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
961 **   B18 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, inverted black surcharge 100r+100r on 70k brown, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, expertized by Z. Mikulski, P. Buchsbayew certificate
500.00
962 **/*   B19-21 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, three stamps with inverted surcharge, full OG, NH (2) or previously hinged, VF, expertized by Rosselevitch and others, P. Buchsbayew certificate
200.00
963  B22 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, inverted red surcharge 250r+250r on 35k ultra, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, P. Buchsbayew certificate
200.00
964 **   B24-29
1922, "Philately for the Children", complete set of six, both 1k values are from the second printing, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by S. Sorani, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, E. Diena certificate for the "key" stamps, C.v. $840 as hinged
600.00
965  B39a
1923, "Philately for the Labor", inverted gold surcharge 1r+1r on 10r black and brown, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $350
250.00
966  B42b
1923, "Philately for the Labor", silver surcharge 4r+4r on 5000r violet, spaced date "1 923" variety of surcharge, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
1500.00
967 **   B44 var
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, strongly shifted to the left black surcharge 7k+20k on 200r brown, complete sheet of 50 (25+25), minor marginal imperfections, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
300.00
968 **   B44 var
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, black surcharge 7k+20k on 200r gray brown, color variety, complete sheet of 50 (25+25), full OG, NH, VF
750.00
969 **   B47a
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, black surcharge 20k+50k on 1000r carmine, printed on thick ("cotton") paper, complete sheet of 50 (25+25), minor marginal defects, full OG, NH, VF
750.00