Lots 1208 - 1225, Catalogue of Auction #55 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1208  B18, a
1922, Famine Relief issue, black surcharge "100r+100r" on 70k brown, block of four, top left stamp with "100r+r100" variety, cancelled on a piece at Moscow, fresh, VF
150.00
1209  B24-29
1922, "Philately for the Children", complete set of six, five of which used on large part of pre-printed envelope and imperforated 1k on separate piece, appropriate special cancellation, fresh, VF
400.00
1210 **   B24-25, B29
1922, "Philately for the Children", the second issue, complete set of three, the 1k values are marginal copies with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
1211 **   B25 var
1922, "Philately for the Children", 2k green with overprint reading up (inverted), the first printing, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1212  B28 var
1922, "Philately for the Children", 10k dark blue with reading up (inverted) overprint, the first printing, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
500.00
1213    
1922, "Philately for the Children", Russian letter card 10k blue, overprinted and obliterated by Coat of Arms in black, unused, VF
100.00
1214 **   B30-33
1922, Rostov-on-Don issue, complete set of four, tiny natural paper inclusion on 6t stamp, no gum as issued, NH, VF
75.00
1215 **   B38
1923, "Philately of the Labor", bronze surcharge "1r+1r" on 10r brown and black, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1216  B38
1923, "Philately for the Labor", red proof surcharge "1r+1r" on 10r brown and black, full OG, LH, VF, small red hs on reverse
300.00
1217  B39a
1923, "Philately for the Labor", inverted gold surcharge 1r+1r on 10r brown and black, full OG, previously hinged, VF
250.00
1218  B42
1923, "Philately for the Labor", silver surcharge "4r+4r" on 5000r violet, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF
500.00
1219 **   B43-47, var
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, complete set of five, in addition three stamps printed on thin or "cotton" paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1220 **   B45a
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, black surcharge "14k+30k" on 300r green, printed on thin paper, top sheet margin copy, full OG, NH (LH on margin only), VF
600.00
1221  B54a var
1929, Child Welfare issue, 10k+2k olive brown and orange brown, perforation 10 1/2, wide bottom margin, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF
200.00
1222  B56a
1929, Child Welfare, 20k+2k black brown and blue, perforation 12 1/2, full OG, VLH, F/VF
75.00
1223  B57 var
1930, Child Welfare, 20k+2k bluish green, printing error representing green spot on the right value tablet, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1224 **   B145a imp
1988, Zoo Relief Fund, se-tenant block of five plus label, three side margin imperforated block of four, control markings on margin, full OG, NH, VF and very rare
12000.00
1225 **   B168a
1990, Zoo Relief Fund, top left corner margin imperforated se-tenant block of three with label, full OG, NH, VF
300.00