Lots 970 - 993, Catalogue of Auction #52 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
970  C1
1922, red Airplane overprint on 45r green and black, block of four, Moscow First Day "8.11.22" cancellation, VF and scarce multiple
300.00
971  C10-11 var
1927, Air Post Congress, complete set of two, stamp of 10k with white spots over "A" and on "7", while stamp of 15k with red spot over "A" in "Avio", first one has slightly toned gum, full OG, LH, F/VF
150.00
972 **/*   C10-11
1927, Air Post Congress, complete set in blocks of four, top right stamp of 15k with red spot over "A" in "Avio", full OG, NH or previously hinged (top stamps), VF
150.00
973  C15-19
1931, Airships issue, imperforated complete set of five, two high values are sheet margin copies, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $300
100.00
974 **   C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", imperforated complete set of four, stamp of 1r with tiny spot of glazed gum, full OG, NH, F/VF
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100.00
975  C37-39
1933, Stratostat "USSR-1", complete set in corner margin strips of five, slight folds and perf separation, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
976  C44 var
1934, Civil Aviation, 80k violet, perforation 10x14x14x14, top sheet margin copy, vertical watermark "Border and Rosettes" rotated to the left, which is extremely unusual, neat Moscow cancellation, VF and very rare, L. Hovest certificate
5000.00
977  C46a
1934, Civil Aviation, 10k green, printed on paper without watermark, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF, C.v. $1,800
600.00
978 (*)   C50-52
1934, the Stratosphere Disaster, two complete sets of three, both are fresh, unused, expertly regummed, VF appearance
100.00
979  C53-57
1934, Airships, 5k-30k, complete set of five, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $505
250.00
980 **   C68 var
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, broken "5" in "1935" variety of surcharge (position 15), full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse
1000.00
981 **   C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, block of four, surcharge positions 13-14/18-19, very slight tip perforation toning at the top, otherwise nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $13,000 as singles
5000.00
982  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, full OG, VLH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $1,250
500.00
983  C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, Raybaudi certificate, C.v. $1,800
750.00
984 **   C69-75
1937, Aviation Exhibition, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $350
100.00
985  C70 var
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 20k gray green and black, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, light corner cancellation, VF
300.00
986 **   C73 var
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 50k dark violet and black, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, watermark "1" on the edges, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
987 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, slightly toned full original gum, NH, F/VF
100.00
988 **   C77 var
1944, Pavel Fedoseenko, 1r dark blue, raster square, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
989 **   C84 var
1949, Airplane over Farm Scene, 60k black brown on buff paper, top left corner margin copy, imperforated on the left, slight gum waves as always, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
990 **   C91 var
1955, Airplane over Mountains, 2r black and yellow green, perforation comb 12x12 1/2, right sheet margin horizontal strip of four, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
991 **   CO1

Air Post Official stamps

1922, red surcharge 12m on Consular stamp of 2.25r, three stamps, types I-III, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse, C.v. $525 as hinged
250.00
992 **   CO2
1922, red surcharge 24m on Consular stamp of 3r, three stamps, types I-III, full OG, NH, VF, each with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse, C.v. $525 as hinged
250.00
993  CO7
1922, red surcharge (type I) 1200m on Consular stamp of 2.25r, surcharge position 17, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by Mikulski, A. Rendon certificate, C.v. $2,500
1250.00