Lots 1061 - 1089, Catalogue of Auction #53 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1061 **   C1 var, C10-11
1922-27, red Airplane overprint on 45r green and black, "4" with serif at the top variety (position 43), in addition Airpost Congress, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1062 **/*   C12-13
1930, Zeppelin issue, complete set of two, perforation 12 1/2, blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH (two top stamps), VF
300.00
1063 (*)   C15-19, C53-57
1931-34, Airships and Dirigibles, two complete sets, the total is ten stamps, fresh, unused, expertly regummed, VF appearance
250.00
1064 **   C22a var
1931, Airship over Kremlin, 20k pale red, design is clearly shown on reverse, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
1065 (*)   C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k dark gray blue, error of color, unused, expertly regummed, fine centering
150.00
1066 **   C25
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k slate gray, engraved printing, perforation 12 1/2, bottom let corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
60.00
1067 **   C25b
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k slate gray, engraved printing, perforation 14, complete mirrored design is on reverse, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular piece
100.00
1068    C29, C30-32
1931, Ice-breaker "Malygin", four stamps, used on registered flown cover from Moscow to England (Barry's correspondence) in 1948, minor soiling on stamp perforation, otherwise VF
100.00
1069 **   C34-35, C35a
1932, International Polar Year, complete set of two, perforation 12, in addition stamp of 1r with perforation 10 1/2, all are in sheet margin blocks of four, block of 50k is slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
1070 **/*   C40-44
1934, Civil Aviation, complete set of five, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH (5k and 20k) or very light trace of hinges, all appears NH, VF, C.v. $500
200.00
1071 **   C42 var
1934, Civil Aviation, 20k carmine rose, printed on paper with vertical position of watermark, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1072  C47
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 20k in green, printed on paper without watermark, no gum as produced, VF
1000.00
1073 **   C49, var
1934, Civil Aviation, 80k, printed on paper without watermark, two blocks of four in purple and dark violet respectively, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1074  C52
1934, Pavel F. Fedoseenko, imperforated trial color proof of 20k in red lilac, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare, expertized by Z. Mikulski
3500.00
1075  C53-57
1934, Airships, complete set of five, fresh, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $505
250.00
1076 **   C56 var
1934, Airship, 20k gray black, vertical position of watermark variety, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
1077  C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, complete set of ten, the 30k value with slight toned spots on gum side, otherwise fresh, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $1,580
500.00
1078  C66 var
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, 40k purple, horizontal watermark variety, full OG, LH, F/VF and scarce
500.00
1079 **   C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, surcharge position 23, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. Buhler, C.v. $3,250
1000.00
1080  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $1,250
500.00
1081    C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, used on Rosenberg registered air mail cover from Moscow to Berlin, all appropriate markings, VF, expertized by G. Buhler
2500.00
1082  C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge, insignificant offset on gum side, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by Romeko, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C. Ceremuga certificate, C.v. $1,800
600.00
1083 **   C69-75
1937, Aviation Exhibition, complete set of seven in horizontal or vertical pairs (80k and 1r), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750++
250.00
1084 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, souvenir sheet of four, somewhat toned full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
100.00
1085 **   C76-76D
1939, Aviation Day, overprinted issue, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400++
200.00
1086 **   C77-79
1944, 10th Anniversary of the Stratosphere Disaster, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1087  

Air Mail Labels

1920's, red, printed on buff gummed paper, left sheet margin block of 15 (3x5), fresh, VF
100.00
1088 **/(*)   C12/C126

Air Post Collection on Album Pages

1930-79, approximately one hundred mint stamps neatly arranged and described on pages, including some better items, as well as forgeries of Civil Aviation issue, some gum alterations noted, collectible quality, mainly full OG, F/VF
Click the numbers below to see additional pages:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
400.00
1089    

Pioneer Flights Small Collection

1922-23, five registered air mail covers delivered with all different flights, four from Moscow to Berlin, including three via Koenigsberg, and one - from Moscow to Vienna, all accordingly franked per existed postal rates, appropriate postal and flight markings, minor flaws, still F/VF
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6
600.00