Lots 665 - 777, Catalogue of Auction #53 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
665 **   261-64
1924, 4k-40k, complete set of four, litho printing, usual centering, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $250 as hinged
200.00
666 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, wide frame, owner's hs on gum side of blocks 3k and 6k, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
667    266
1925, Lenin Mourning issue, 6k red and black, wide frame, block of four, used on cover from Moscow to Netherlands, all appropriate markings, VF
75.00
668  275A
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, ample balanced margins imperforated copy, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $4,000
1000.00
669 **   275A fn
1924-25, 2k and 20k, two imperforated stamps with double impression, typo printing, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
670 **   275A fn
1924-25, worker 20k light green, typo printing, left sheet margin imperforated copy, balanced margins at three other sides, fresh and flawless, full OG, NH, VF and rare
7500.00
671 **   275A fn
1924-25, worker 20k green, typo printing, two horizontal imperforated pairs of distinctly different shades, first one with part of adjoining stamps at the bottom and two lines of invalidating perforation, the other one with short margins at two sides, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
672  276, 289
1924-25, worker 1k orange, peasant 50k brown, two copies with perforation 14 1/2, typo printing, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $165
100.00
673  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, nice copy in every respect, full OG, very light trace of hinge, F/VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, C.v. $27,500
12000.00
674 **  Mi 248E/61E
1926, 7k-5r, imperforated complete set of eight, typo printing on white paper, sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
675 **   302-03 imp
1925, Lenin, 5r brown red and 10r indigo, imperforated complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
676  304 var
1926, worker, 1k orange and 8k olive brown, printed on watermarked paper, re-engraved design, two blocks of four, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
677 **   304-15, 317-25
1926, 1k-5r, imperforated complete set of 20, printed on watermarked paper, all are sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
678 **   347 var
1926, Esperanto Congress, 7k bluish green and red, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, right sheet margin copy, perforation on the right is strongly shifted to the design, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
679 **   353-58
1927, surcharge 8k on commemorative stamps, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
680  353a
1927, red surcharge 8k on Popov 7k blue, inverted "8" of surcharge variety, full OG, LH, F/VF
75.00
681 **   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
682  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
683 **   366-72
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on Postage Due stamps, complete set of seven in top sheet margin horizontal gutter pairs, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
684 **   367-68 var
1927, surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Dues of 2k violet and 3k light blue, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
685  373 imp var
1927, Dr. Zamenhof, creator of Esperanto, 14k yellow green with omitted brown color, imperforated copy printed on watermarked paper, vertical invalidating perforation, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
250.00
686 **/U   375 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 3k carmine, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, strong shift of horizontal perforation as a result of lower stamp is imperforated at the bottom, slightly toned full OG, NH(bottom) or CTO, fine and a spectacular item
100.00
687 **   375 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 3k carmine, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, partially trimmed perforation on the right, full OG, NH, F/VF
500.00
688 **   375 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 3k carmine, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top and bottom, perforation trimmed at sides, full OG, NH, VF appearance
100.00
689 **   376a
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 5k deep brown, left sheet margin imperforated copy, slight gum wrinkle on the right, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
690 **/*   378 imp
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 8k brown and black, horizontal imperforated pair with invalidating perforation, full OG, NH or previously hinged (right stamp), VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
100.00
691  679 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 14k dull blue and red, missing red color on Sakhalin Islands, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
692 **   379 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 14k dull blue and red, vertical pair with inverted red color, misperforated horizontally and with vertical invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, F/VF
250.00
693 **   382/400
1927-28, the Second Regular issue, 1k/80k, 16 blocks of four, representing some color shades varieties, block of 50k with invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, mostly VF
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250.00
694 **   406-08
1928-29, Lenin, 3r and 5r with perforation 10, 5r and 10r with perforation 10 1/2, watermark "Lozenges", four blocks of four, three of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
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500.00
695 **   413-26, 420a
1929-31, the Third Regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 14, in addition stamp of 14k with perforation 10 1/2, a few with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
696 **   413-26, 469
1929-31, the Third Regular issue, complete set in blocks of four, in addition blocks of 4k and 15k with slightly different shades, block of 30k has slight gum crease, full OG, NH, F/VF
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300.00
697 **   430 var
1929-30, Industrialization, 28k black violet, printed on thinned (less than 0.06mm) paper, block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
698 **   435, var
1930, Educational Exhibition, 10k olive green, two blocks of four, printed on white and creamy paper respectively, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
699 **   437 var
1930, Volkhov Power Station, 3r green and brownish black, perforation L12 1/2, center is shifted to the right, bottom right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
700 **/*   438-40, var
1930, 25th Anniversary of the Revolution of 1905, two complete perforated sets in blocks of four, vertical and horizontal positions of watermark "Borders and Rosettes", full OG, NH, one stamp of 10k is LH, F/VF
150.00
701 **   452-54
1930, 25th Anniversary of the Revolution of 1905, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, including 3k in sheet margin block of eight, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
702 **   479
1932, International Revolutionaries' Aid Association, 50k dark red, top sheet margin block of four, perf separation at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
703 **   480-82
1933, Karl Marx, complete set in blocks four, post office fresh condition, one stamp of 35k with insignificant gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300 as hinged singles
300.00
704  485-86 fn
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, proof of souvenir sheet, pre-printed at the top with "Obrazets. K Dokladu V Ts I K No 16832", signed by V. Antonov-Ovseenko, People's Commissar of the Ministry of the Post, extremely fresh condition with very slight internal paper wave, no gum as produced, NH, VF and unique item, Z. Mikulski certificate
150000.00
705 **   487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, surcharged issue, complete set in blocks of four, the last one is folded along vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
706 **   493/508
1933, Ethnographic issue, 5k/30k, set of ten in blocks of four, including 7k and 14k, fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
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500.00
707 **   493 var
1933, Tungus, 5k brown violet, vertical position of watermark "borders and rosettes", full OG, NH, VF
100.00
708 **   503 var
1933, Turkmen, 15k carmine, vertical position of watermark "borders and rosettes", full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
709  519 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 4k brown, bottom right corner margin copy, imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG, VF and scarce
600.00
710  520 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 5k black, right sheet margin copy with control marking, imperforated on the right, slight paper wrinkle, CTO with full OG, VF
400.00
711  520 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 5k black, left sheet margin horizontal strip of three, imperforated vertically between stamps and on the left, insignificant marginal crease away from the stamps, CTO with full OG, VF and extremely rare perforation error
4000.00
712  521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k purple, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, LH, VF
750.00
713  521 imp
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k dark violet, right sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, Moscow postal cancellation, VF and scarce
1000.00
714  522 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 35k ultra, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, CTO with full OG, VF
1000.00
715  523 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 40k carmine red, top left corner margin copy, imperforated on the left, CTO with full OG, VF
750.00
716  523
1933, Baku Commissars, two perforated trial color proofs of 40k in indigo and red orange, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, fresh, VF
2000.00
717    520/47
1939, cover from Leningrad to Philadelphia, attractively franked by six commemorative stamps, including Tannu Tuva 5k red violet, met 50k rate for ordinary letter, still taxed and 2c American postage due was added upon arrival, VF
300.00
718 (*)   536-39, 546-50
1934-35, Dmitry Mendeleev and Anti-War Propaganda issues, two complete sets, fresh, unused, expertly regummed, VF appearance
200.00
719 **   539 var
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, 20k ultra, horizontal position of watermark "borders and rosettes" variety, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
720  545 var
1934, Lenin and Stalin, 30k dark orange and carmine, red curl over Stalin's head, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
721    546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda, complete set of five, used together with two other values on registered cover from Vladivostok to San Francisco, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF and scarce franking
1000.00
722 **   551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, nice stamps in every respect, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $1,400
500.00
723 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,100
500.00
724  564 var
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, Bicycling, 10kcarmine and violet, wavy line in front of CCCP variety, neat corner cancellation, VF
200.00
725  573, 575
1935, M. Kalinin. two trial color perforated proofs of 3k in dark brown and 10k in green, printed on paper without watermark, perforation 10 1/2 and 14 respectively, the last one with small thin, gummed, VF
2000.00
726 **   578, var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 10k black blue and dark brown, perforation 14, bottom left corner margin block of four, watermark "1" underneath, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
727  578 var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 10k black blue and dark brown, perforation 14, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, neat cancellation, VF
150.00
728 **   579a var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 20k black brown and green, perforation 11, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
729  579a var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 20k black brown and green, perforation 11, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, light corner cancellation, VF
100.00
730 **   586, var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 5k rose lake, perforation 14, bottom left corner margin block of four with watermark "1" underneath, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
731  586 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 5k rose lake, perforation 14, bottom sheet margin copy with control marking and partial "1" watermark, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG, F/VF
150.00
732 **   588, var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 15k olive brown, perforation 14, bottom right corner margin block of four with watermark "1" underneath, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
733  585a var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 3k slate blue, perforation 11, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, nicely cancelled, VF
300.00
734 **/*   586a
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 5k rose lake, perforation 11, block of four, full OG, NH or LH (one stamp), F/VF
75.00
735 **   589, 610
1936-38, Nikolai Dobrolyubov and Shota Rustaveli, two blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
736 **   590 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k yellow brown, perforation 14, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
737 **   590 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k yellow brown, perforation 14, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
738  591 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 20k bluish green, printed on ordinary paper, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, previously hinged, VF
750.00
739 **   597-604
1937, Architectural Projects, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, mostly VF
75.00
740 **   602, var
1937, Architectural Projects, 30k gray black, perforation 12, two blocks of four with vertical and horizontal positions of watermark, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
741 **   602a
1937, Architectural Projects, 30k gray black, perforation 11, left sheet margin vertical pair, slight gum creasing mostly on margin, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200 as hinged singles
150.00
742  606 var
1937, Dzerzhinski, 10k yellow brown, two sheet margin copies, imperforated on the right and at the bottom, neatly cancelled, F/VF
150.00
743 **   610, var
1938, Shota Rustaveli, 20k deep green, two blocks of four, printed on white and creamy paper, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
744 **   615
1938, farm worker 4k claret, printed on paper without watermark, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
745 **   616 var
1936-37, factory worker 10k dark grayish blue, typo printing, perforation L12 1/2, block of six (2x3), full OG, NH, VF
150.00
746 **   616/19
1936-54, regular issue, complete set by Standard Cat. in blocks of four, representing color shades of 10k and 20k, including block of 10k War printing (creamy paper) and block of 20k on thin (0.05mm) paper, the total is eight blocks, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
747 **   616/736
1936-41, regular issue, 10k/50k, eight items with various control inscription on margins, including strip of three, blocks of four or larger, as well as complete sheet of German overprint on 30k stamp, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
748  622 var
1939, Lenin, 10r black blue, left sheet margin copy with control marking, imperforated on the left, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
500.00
749  628a
1938, North Pole Flight, 80k carmine, vertical imperforated pair, somewhat scratched gum on the left, otherwise full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000 as singles
200.00
750 **   629-35
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, mostly VF
75.00
751 **/*   629-35
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set in blocks of four, fresh, full OG, NH or LH/previously hinged (two top stamps), VF, C.v. $223.50++
200.00
752 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
75.00
753 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, block of 15k is slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $600++
300.00
754 **   666-77
1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, complete set of 12, the high value with slight gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $225
150.00
755  666 var
1938, View of Yalta, 5k brown, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, neat postal cancellation, VF and scarce
400.00
756 **   678-86, C76-76D
1938-39, Balloons and Planes, complete set of nine, in addition Aviation Day, complete set of five, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $350
200.00
757 **   615, 706-62, C76-76D
1939, Year, complete set of 58 stamps, postage and air post, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $783
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400.00
758 **   706-12
1939, Moscow Views, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
100.00
759  730 var
1939, Soviet Agriculture Fair, Horse, 50k brown red, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF
200.00
760  735 var
1939, soldier 15k dark green, typo printing, re-entry with incomplete shading and white outline of soldier, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF and scarce, a common stamp is added for comparison
200.00
761 **   736 var
1939, aviator 30k blue, typo printing, perforation L12 1/2, top sheet margin block of four, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF and rare
1500.00
762 **   736 var
1946, aviator 30k blue, litho printing, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, left sheet margin block of four, lightly folded along horizontal perforation, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
5000.00
763  750 var
1939, Sochi Sanatorium, 10k carmine rose, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, neat cancellation, VF
100.00
764  751 var
1939, Sochi Sanatorium, 15k yellow green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, lightly cancelled, VF
100.00
765  752 var
1939, New Athon Sanatorium, 20k slate green, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
766 **   757-59
1939, Mikhail Lermontov, complete set in blocks of four, 15k and 30k with sheet margins, minor usual gum disturbance mainly on margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $320++
150.00
767 **   760-62 var
1939, Nikolai Chernyshevski, complete set in blocks of four, 15k with perforation L12 1/2, 30k has raster vertical diamond, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
768 **   791 var
1940, Peter I. Tchaikovsky, 30k dark blue, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
769 **   794-810
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, complete set of 17, including horizontal and vertical se-tenant pairs, one stamp with tiny gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $175++
150.00
770  821 var
1941, Harvesting Grain, 50k dark brown, raster vertical diamond, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
771 **   824-31
1941, 23rd Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, all with comb perforation, but 45k has perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
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250.00
772  831 var
1941, Marshal's Star, 1r bluish green, gutter is attached on the left (winged copy), imperforated between stamp and gutter, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
773 **   832-35, var
1941, Alexander Suvorov, two complete sets in blocks of four, light and dark shades, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
774 **   841-42, 843-44
1941, Karelian-Finnish Republic and Moscow Kremlin, two complete sets in blocks of four, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
775 **   841 var
1941, Arms of Karelian-Finnish Republic, 30k rose carmine, perforation comb 12 1/2x12 instead of L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
776 **   842 var
1941, Arms of Karelian-Finnish Republic, 45k dark green, smooth scroll variety, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
777 **   850-51
1941, Mikhail Lermontov, complete set of two, both with perforation L12 1/2, blocks of four, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $500++
200.00