Lots 807 - 834, Catalogue of Auction #56 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
807 */U   AR1-14

Postal Fiscal stamps

1918-21, Saving and Control mint and used stamps in singles and blocks, including several used on pieces, nice cancellations, mostly fresh, full OG, NH, LH/hinged or used, F/VF, C.v. is over $1,100
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150.00
808  AR15, AR25
1918, Postal Revenue stamps, 5k in horizontal imperforated pair and 5r in vertical tete-beche pair, red "Obrazets" initials, the last one has slight diagonal crease, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
809 **   181-86, var

Soviet issues

1921, 100r-1000r, complete set of six, in addition 100r, 250r and 1000r on thin paper, all are in complete vertical gutter sheets of 50, also 100r in horizontal gutter sheet, the total is ten sheets, minor marginal flaws possible, still full OG, mostly NH, VF
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400.00
810 **   181 var
1921, 100r yellow, printed on ordinary paper, full offset of the design on gum side, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
811 **   181 var
1921, 100r yellow brown, color variety, printed on thin paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
812 **   182 var
1921, 200r olive brown, error of color, horizontal gutter pair, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
813 **   183a
1921, 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, tete-beche block of four, left stamps are inverted, full OG, NH, VF
60.00
814 **   186e
1921, 1000r carmine, printed on thick, so-called "cotton" paper, complete vertical gutter sheet of 50, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
815  187
1921, New Russia Triumphant, imperforated proof of 40r in gray, large size stamp, right sheet margin block of four, horizontal watermark "lozenges" with small angle to the right, pre-printing paper fold, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
816 **   190 var
1921, 4th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 1000r carmine rose, top sheet margin copy with double impression, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
817 **/*   192 var
1921, black surcharge 5000r on 2r dark brown, color variety, top margin block of four, full OG, NH or LH (mostly on margin), VF, Z. Mikulski certificate
300.00
818 **   192 var
1921, black surcharge 5000r on 2r brown, basic stamp with double impression, left sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
819 **   201a var
1921, inverted black diagonal surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, printed on thin paper, complete pane of 25, full OG, NH, VF
350.00
820  202
1922, proof of 5000r in violet, printed on cream paper without watermark, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Z. Mikulski
200.00
821  203 var
1922, 7500r blue, printed on watermarked horizontal "diamonds" paper, double impression with a part of adjoining stamp on the right, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
822  205a
1922, 7500r blue, printed on cream paper without watermark, double impression with large part of adjoining stamp at the bottom, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
823 **   211-15 var
1922, 5th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 5r-45r, complete set of five, in addition color shade variety of 5r, all are on thin (0.55-0.65mm) paper, three are corner margin copies, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
824  212 var
1922, 5th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 10r brown and black with a dot after "10" variety in denomination, in addition 5r with yellow color shift, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
825 **/*   218/25 var
1922-23, "Star" surcharges, three perforated and one imperforated values with inverted surcharge, in addition two stamps with significant background shift, full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $250++ as hinged
100.00
826 **/*   218b/27b
1922-23, double "Star" surcharges, five perforated and one imperforated stamps, full OG, NH (2) or LH/hinged, F/VF, Soviet Philatelic or J. Stolow guarantee hs, C.v. $475
200.00
827 **   220/29 var
1922-23, "Star" surcharges, three perforated and three imperforated values, all basic stamps with enlarged frame (re-engraved plate in Soviet issue of Imperial stamps), full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
828 **/*   221 var
1922-23, litho "Star" surcharge 100r on 15k brown violet and blue, right sheet margin block of four with additional surcharge impression on gum side due to foldover, full OG, LH on face of one stamps, VF
100.00
829    219a, 220a
1923, registered cover from Petrograd to Riga, franked by 16 values, including twelve with "Star" surcharges, four of which with inverted surcharge, postmarked on arrival, VF and very rare franking
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1500.00
830 **   223 var
1922-23, litho "Star" surcharge 5r on 20k blue and carmine, imperforated cross-gutter block of four, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
831 **/*   231 var
1922-23, soldier 50r brown, imperforated pane of 25 with spectacular pre-printing paper fold opened for display, some creases, still full OG, mostly NH, VF
300.00
832 **   239b
1923, worker 4r brown, top right corner margin copy with double impression, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
833  241A
1923, soldier, three perforated proofs of 20r in gray (two slightly different shades) and violet black, full or large part of OG, NH (1) or previously hinged, mostly VF
75.00
834 **   149-241

Nice and Clean Collection

1918-23, about 150 mint stamps, representing postage, semi-postal and air post issues, including five stamps of "Philately for the Children" (the "key" value with Soviet Philatelic guarantee) and other good items, full OG, NH, mostly VF
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300.00