Lots 578 - 588, Catalogue of Auction #54 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
578 **/*   13-13a
1919, St. George, 40k vermilion, top right corner margin block of 30 (5x6) contains nine tete-beche pairs, minor perf separations, full OG, NH or hinged (5 stamps), F/VF
300.00
579  26/29
1922, Soviet issues, four imperforated values: two of 500r carmine of slightly different shades, 1000r and 3000r, each has a part of violet or red violet overprint "Specimen" in Georgian, no gum as issued, VF and scarce assembly
250.00
580  26
1922, Soldier with Flag, seven trial color imperforated proofs of 500r, printed on thin vertically laid paper, all existing colors, in addition proof of the same denomination in black on thick paper, no gum as produced, VF, expertized by Dr. Ceresa
300.00
581  27
1922, Sowing Peasant, seven trial color imperforated proofs of 1000r, printed on thin vertically laid paper, all existing colors, in addition proof in black on thick paper, no gum as printed, VF, expertized by Dr. Ceresa
300.00
582  28
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six trial color imperforated proofs of 2000r, printed on smooth white thin paper, colors: carmine, orange, blue, violet, brown, and dark blue, no gum as produced, VF
250.00
583  28 (29)
1922, Industry and Agriculture, imperforated proof of 2000r in dark blue, printed on white smooth paper, bottom sheet margin block of four, design of 3000r stamp in brown is printed upside down on reverse, overprint"Specimen" in Georgian on front and back, no gum as produced, VF
150.00
584  29
1922, Industry and Agriculture, six trial color imperforated proofs of 3000r, printed on smooth white thin paper, colors: carmine, orange, blue, violet, brown, and dark blue, no gum as produced, VF
250.00
585  30
1922, Industry and Agriculture, seven trial color imperforated proofs of 5000r, printed on smooth white thin horizontally laid paper, colors: carmine, yellow, vermilion, violet, brown, dark blue and black, no gum as produced, VF, expertized by Dr. Ceresa
300.00
586    30/44
1923, three covers from Tiflis, two of which addressed to Berlin and one - to Riga, all are nicely franked on reverse and bearing appropriate markings, VF
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150.00
587  B1-4

Semi - Postal issues

1922, Coat of Arms, 25r-250r, imperforated trial color proofs, two complete sets of four in bluish green and lilac, no gum as produced, VF
300.00
588 */U   12-20

Massive General Accumulation

1919-23, about 2000 mint (75%) and used stamps, including several proofs and a few covers, on exhibition style and stockpages in a large album, including National Republic issues, Soviet issues, and semi-postals, with numerous printing varieties throughout, as well as "National Guards", "De Jure" and Soviet Star overprints. Insignificant flaws are possible, generally nice and fresh lot, full OG, NH/hinged or used, F/VF, Scott C.v. is well over $6,500
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1500.00