Lots 1196 - 1221, Catalogue of Auction #54 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1196  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
1197 **   C6-9
1924, "Fokker 111", surcharged issue, complete set in blocks of four, bottom right stamp of 15k block has slight second impression of surcharge, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1198 **   C12a-13
1930, Zeppelin issue, 40k dark blue, perforation 10 1/2, 80k carmine, perforation 12 1/2, both are sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1199  C17 var
1931, Airship over Kremlin, 20k dark carmine, nice margins imperforated copy, vertical position of watermark variety, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appears NH, VF
500.00
1200 **   C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k indigo blue, error of color, excellent centering, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1201  C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", imperforated complete of four, full OG, mostly LH, F/VF, C.v. $100
60.00
1202 **   C34-35
1932, International Polar Year, complete set of two, stamp of 1r with perforation 10 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1203 **   C34-35
1932, International Polar Year, complete set of two, stamp of 1r with perforation 10 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1204  C40-44
1934, Civil Aviation, complete set of five, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $500
200.00
1205  C49
1934, Civil Aviation, trial color imperforated proof of 80k in orange, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, previously hinged, VF
1000.00
1206    C53-56
1936, Airships issue, set of four stamps used on flown cover from Leningrad to Czechoslovakia, no backstamp, fresh and VF
200.00
1207 **   C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, complete set of ten, perfect set in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in this condition
1500.00
1208 **   C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $3,250
1000.00
1209  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $1,250
500.00
1210 **   C69-75
1937, Aviation Exhibition, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $350
100.00
1211 **   C75 imp
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 1r black, brown and buff, bottom sheet margin (24mm) vertical imperforated pair, printed on white thickened paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and rare, N. Mandrovski certificate
7000.00
1212 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
200.00
1213 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, minute gum disturbance on the left, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
150.00
1214  C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, full OG, very light trace of hinge mark (appears NH), VF, C.v. $200
100.00
1215 **   C77-79
1944, 10th Anniversary of the Stratosphere Disaster, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1216 **   C77 var
1944, Pavel Fedoseenko, 1r dark blue, raster square, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1217 **   C96 var
1955, red overprint "North Pole - Moscow" on 2r black and green, block of four, three stamps with partial double impression of the overprint, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
500.00
1218  CO7

Air Post Official stamps

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
1219    

Soviet Pioneer Flights

1924-32, four covers and one postcard delivered by various Early Flights, including two from Rostov-on-Don to Paris (via Konigsberg and Berlin) and Riga, both nicely franked by complete sets, postcard from Moscow to Senegal via Berlin, minor conveyance flaws should be expected, still F/VF
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150.00
1220    C34-35
August 26-28, 1932, First Polar Flight "Franz Josef Land - Arkhangelsk" postcard and cover, franked by International Polar Year stamps of 50k and 1r respectively, triangle red flight cachet and all appropriate markings, VF
150.00
1221    

Zeppelin Flight

September 10-11, 1930, Zeppelin Moscow Flight stationery illustrated postcard 5k brown, uprated with four non-Zeppelin stamps, cancelled by special ds, Friedrichshafen "11.9.30" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #85D
120.00