Lots 1282 - 1317, Catalogue of Auction #56 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1282 **   C2-5, C6-9
1924, "Fokker-111", two complete sets of four, the last one surcharged with new denominations, all are sheet margin copies, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1283 **   C6-9, var
1924, "Fokker-111", surcharged issue, complete set in side margins blocks of ten (5x2), block of 5k/3r with spectacular pre-printing paper fold at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
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600.00
1284    C6-9
1924, "Fokker-111", complete set in blocks of four, used on philatelic exchange cover from Moscow to Paris via Koenigsberg, all appropriate markings, vertical fold affected exchange tax stamp, otherwise F/VF
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150.00
1285  C7a
1924, "Fokker-111", black surcharge 10k on 5r green, wide "5" variety, neat CTO with full OG, VF, C.v. $1,000
300.00
1286 **   C9a
1924, "Fokker-111" inverted black surcharge 20k on 10r carmine, perfect stamp in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and rare in sound condition, C.v. $22,000 as hinged
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5000.00
1287 **   C10-11
1927, Airpost Conference, complete set of two, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
1288 */(*)   C10 var
1927, Airpost Conference, 10k dark blue and yellow brown, two stamps with varieties - dot on "P" or broken "7", the last one unused, expertly regummed, first one with full OG, VLH, F/VF
100.00
1289 **/*   C15-19
1931, Airships issue, imperforated complete set of five, full OG, NH or VLH (15k), F/VF centering
150.00
1290  C17 var
1931, Airship over Kremlin, 20k carmine, balanced margins imperforated copy with a spot on airship variety (position 77), full OG, VLH, VF
100.00
1291  C25a
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray, engraved printing, perforation 10 1/2, well centered, cancelled, VF, C.v. $200
80.00
1292 **   C25b
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray, engraved printing, perforation 14, two stamps of distinctly different sizes, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1293 **   C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", imperforated complete set of four, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1294  C26-29, C30-33
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", imperforated and perforated (comb) complete sets of four, large part of OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $300
100.00
1295 **   C34-35
1932, International Polar Year, complete set of two, stamp of 1r with perforation 10 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1296  C48
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 50k in green, enlarged side margins, printed on paper without watermark, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce
1000.00
1297 **   C50-52
1934, Stratosphere Disaster, complete set of three, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1298 **   C50
1934, Ilya Usyskin, 5k brownish violet, vertical position of watermark, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1299 **   C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, complete set of ten, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
1300  C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, complete set of ten, full or large part of OG (50k), LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $1,580
750.00
1301 **   C68
1935, Moscow-San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, perfect stamp in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $3,250
750.00
1302  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by Z. Mikulski, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $1,250
300.00
1303 **   C69-75
1937, Aviation Exhibition, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $350
100.00
1304  C69 var
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 10k yellow brown and black, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, lightly cancelled, VF and very scarce
3500.00
1305  C70 var
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 20k gray green and black, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, nice corner cancellation, VF
1000.00
1306  C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, souvenir sheet of four, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
1307 **   C77-79
1944, 10th Anniversary of the Stratosphere Disaster, complete set in corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1308 **   C84 var
1949, Airplane over Farm Scene, 60k brown on buff paper, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, minor usual gum waves without creasing, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1309  C92 var
1955, Airplane over Mountain Stream, 2r black and yellow green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG, VF
200.00
1310 **   C92 var
1955, Airplane over Mountain Stream, 2r black and yellow green, perforation L12 1/2, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1311 **   C103 var
1963, Civil Air Fleet, 16k blue, black and red, top right corner margin block of four with large part offset of the stamp design on gum side, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1312  CO1-2

Air Post Official stamps

1922, red surcharges 12m on 2.25r and 24m on 3r, two stamps of type II and III respectively, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $350
100.00
1313 **   CO1
1922, red surcharge 12m on Consular stamp of 2.25r, type III, right sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
100.00
1314 **   CO2
1922, red surcharge 24m on Consular stamp of 3r, horizontal pair, both stamps are type I (sheet positions 1-2), full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
200.00
1315    

Special Delivery Postal History Items

1923, Ukrainian stationery card form used by Soviet Postal Authorities as return receipt of registered parcel from Kiev to Cherkassy, "Speshnaia Pochta" (Express Mail) label, posted into the mail on June 21, delivered to Cherkassy on June 25 and stamped on June 28 upon receiving in Kiev, archival holes, still VF and rare usage, ex-Dr. Seichter
250.00
1316    E1
1935, flown cover from Tiflis to Gorki, franked by five stamps of motorcyclist-mailman 5k brown (block of four on reverse), Sports Parade 40k and semi-official stamp for Spartacist Games of 10k, met correct postal rate, postmarked on arrival, VF and scarce
500.00
1317  C1/C76D

Used Air Post Collection

1922-39, Airplanes and Dirigibles, 18 complete issues, missing only #C15-19, fresh condition, mostly CTO with full OG, F/VF, C.v. $1,100
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300.00