Lots 835 - 1006, Catalogue of Auction #56 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
835 **   242-49
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, perforated and imperforated complete sets of four, full OG, NH, mostly VF
75.00
836  247 var
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, 2r green and dark green, left sheet margin copy, left perforation is shifted to the design, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
837  248 var
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, 5r pale blue and dark blue, perforation 12 1/2, left sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated vertically on the left and between stamps, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
838 **/*   261-64
1924, 4k-30k, complete set of four, litho printing, full OG, NH or VLH (10k), F/VF
200.00
839 **   265-68, 269-72, var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, two imperforated (medium and wide frame) and one perforated (medium frame) complete sets of four, in addition perforated 12k with wide frame, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
840 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in top right corner margin blocks of six (3x2), wide frame, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
841 **   269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, perforated complete sets in blocks of four, three of them with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
842 **   269, 271-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 3k, 12k and 20k, three perforated values in three side margins blocks of ten (2x5), originated from "miniature" sheets of 50, the last one with some gum creases, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
400.00
843 **   273 var
1924-25, soldier 3k brownish red, typo printing on gum side, bottom sheet margin block of four, very light trace of hinge on ungummed margin, VF
600.00
844 **   273 var
1924-25, soldier 3k red brown, typo printing, imperforated pair with double impression, full OG, NH, fine and a spectacular error
250.00
845  275A
1924-25, peasant, imperforated proof of 50k in brown (issued color), horizontal pair printed on white coated paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce
1000.00
846 **  Mi 229 IIDD
1924-25, peasant, 2k green, typo printing, right sheet margin imperforated block of four with double impression, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 12,000++
1500.00
847 **   279 var
1924-25, worker 4k carmine, perforation 14 1/2, typo printing, left sheet margin copy with double impression, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
848  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, perforation 14 1/2, typo printing, neat postal cancellation, VF, C.v. $150
100.00
849 **   276a/89a
1925, 1k-50k, set of ten values, including stamp of 4k, typo printing, perforation 12, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
850 **   276a/87a
1925, 1k, 5k, 14k and 15k, four stamps in sheet margin blocks of four, typo printing, perforation 12, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
851  292a
1924-25, soldier 3r black brown and green, type I, perforation 10, block of six (3x2), postal cancellations, fresh condition and nice centering, VF, C.v. $300++
150.00
852  293
1924-25, soldier 5r dark blue and gray brown, bottom sheet margin horizontal strip of four, control inscription at the bottom, perfin "Obrazets" and invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by C. Ebnet
100.00
853    294-97
1926, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated complete set of four, used on registered cover from Moscow to Tallinn, postmarked on arrival, mostly VF
150.00
854 **   302, var
1925, V. Lenin, 5r brown red, perforation 13 1/2, two copies with vertical and horizontal (scarce) watermark "borders and rosettes", full OG, NH, VF
200.00
855 **   302-03 imp
1925, V. Lenin, 5r and 10r, imperforated complete set of two in top right corner margin pairs, full OG, NH (LH on margin far away from the stamps), VF
150.00
856 **/*   304/17 var
1925, worker 1k, 5k, 8k and 20k, printed on watermarked paper, complete set of four, in addition 5k in pale violet shade, re-issue of 1926 with slightly different design, full OG, NH (2) or LH, VF
150.00
857  305
1925, peasant, imperforated proof of 2k in black, top sheet margin copy, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
858 **   307-13
1925, 4k-10k, six stamps printed on watermarked paper, sheet margin vertical gutter blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
859  308/21 var
1928, 6k, 30k and 1r, three values with horizontal position of watermark "borders and rosettes", full OG, LH, F/VF
150.00
860 **   312 var
1928, peasant 9k red, horizontal position of watermark "borders and rosettes", full OG, NH, VF
100.00
861    314
1925, worker 14k slate blue affixed over De Cuir Tannery Syndicate advertising label, used on cover from Moscow to Riga, Latvian postage due marking, VF
150.00
862    314
1926, worker 14k slate blue affixed over "Electrobank" advertising label, used on cover from Moscow to Parnu, arrival ds, slight vertical fold away from the label, VF and scarce
250.00
863 **   323 var
1925, worker 2r green and rose, perforation 12, two copies with full offset of the stamp design on reverse, horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
864 **   324a
1925, soldier 3r dark brown and green, type II, perforation 12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
865 **   304-15, 317-25 imp
1926, 1k-5r, imperforated complete set of 20, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
866 **/*   326-27, a, c
1925, Academy of Sciences, two complete sets of two, perforation 12 1/2 and 13 1/2 respectively, in addition 3k with comb perforation, full OG, NH or LH (1), F/VF
100.00
867  326-27
1925, Academy of Sciences, complete set of two perforated proofs, printed on thick paper without watermark, stamp of 3k with trimmed perforation at the bottom right, full OG, LH, F/VF
100.00
868 **   336-38
1925, Revolution of 1905, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, block of 3k with slight usual gum creases, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
869 **   336/74
1925-27, Revolution, Esperanto and Surcharges on Postage Dues, five complete issues, the total is 17 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
870  342-44, 343a
1926, V. Lenin, complete set of three and stamp of 2r with perforation 12 1/2, all with horizontal watermark "borders and rosettes", full OG, LH, VF
150.00
871  342
1926, V. Lenin, imperforated proof of 1r in dark brick red, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, nice margins all around, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare
1000.00
872 **   349-50, 349a
1927, black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, complete set of three, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
873 **   349a, var
1927, black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, two stamps printed on paper without watermark, perforation 14 1/2 and 12 respectively, both with broken "8" variety of surcharge, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
874 **   350a
1927, inverted black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, top sheet margin copy, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $525 as hinged
150.00
875  360 var
1927, surcharge (type II) 8k on postage due 2k violet, litho printing on paper without watermark, perforation 12, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appears NH, VF and very rare
1000.00
876 **   360 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on postage due 2k violet, typo printing on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
150.00
877  364 var
1927, surcharge (type I) 8k on postage due 10k dark blue, litho printing, perforation 12 1/2, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
878    359/67
1927, surcharges on postage due stamps, complete set of seven (all denominations) used on registered cover from Moscow to Switzerland, all appropriate markings, VF
100.00
879 **   375-81
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, mostly VF
100.00
880  376a
1927, 10th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5k brown, wide margins imperforated copy, postal cancellation, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, C.v. $500
300.00
881 **   378-79 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 8k and 14k with significant part of the design shifts, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
882 **   379 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 14k dull blue and red, misperforated horizontally with inverted red color (map of USSR), vertical invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
883 **   385/94
1927-28, regular issue, five blocks of four, two of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
884 **   406, 408 var
1928-29, V. Lenin, 3r and 10r, perforation 10, two horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
885 **   408
1928-29, Lenin, 10r indigo, perforation 10 1/2, printed on watermarked "lozenges" paper, bottom left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
886 **   413-26
1929-30, third regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 14, several with sheet margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
887 **   413/26
1929-30, third regular issue, 1k-80k, set of 18 blocks of four, including various shades on 2k, 3k, 4k and 15k, fresh condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF
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200.00
888  413/26
1929-30, third regular issue, 1k-80k, set of 13 values affixed on parts of a presentation card, each stamp with violet "Specimen" handstamp, produced by British Commonwealth Postal Authorities, fresh, F/VF
300.00
889 **   413a
1929, worker 1k orange, perforation L10 1/2, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
890 **   425
1930, soldier 70k dark red, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, complete sheet of 100, control inscription "5 kred. tip. mash. No 5" at the bottom right, slight central fold along perforation, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
891 **   427-30
1929-30, Industrialization, complete set in blocks of four, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
892 **   430, var
1929-30, Industrialization, 28k black violet, bottom right corner margin block of four, top left stamp without a point in "3.3" (mln.t.) variety, full OG, NH and fine
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100.00
893 **   435, var
1930, Educational Exhibition, 10k olive green, right sheet margin block of four, top left stamp with broken "c" variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
894 **   438-40, 452-54
1930, 25th Anniversary of the Revolution of 1905, perforated and imperforated complete sets of three, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
895 **/*   456-67
1931-32, third regular issue, 1k-1r, imperforated complete set of nine, full OG, NH or VLH (10k), F/VF
200.00
896  456/66
1931-32, third regular issue, 1k-30k, set of six imperforated values affixed on parts of a presentation card, each stamp with violet "Specimen" handstamp, produced by British Commonwealth Postal Authorities, fresh, F/VF
150.00
897 **   470-71
1932-33, Maxim Gorki, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
898 **   485-86 fn
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, printed on thin cardboard, appropriate size, sharp corners and nice condition overall, we just mention slight stripes on reverse from a stockcard, no gum as issued, NH, VF and scarce, Z. Mikulski certificate, Scott C.v. $25,000
12000.00
899  489
1933, Ethnographic issue, trial color proof of 1k in blue gray, perforation 11 1/2, removed from a presentation card with a part of letter "P" (Project) at the bottom, VF and scarce
1250.00
900 **   498
1933, Nenets, 10k black brown, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
901 **   514-16, 515 var
1933, Revolutionary Heroes, complete set of three and stamp of 3k with vertical position of watermark, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
902 **   518
1933, Order of the Red Banner, 20k multicolored, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
903  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $198
75.00
904  520 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 5k gray black, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated at the top and between stamps, light horizontal crease on the top stamp, full OG, LH, VF appearance
1000.00
905  521 imp
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k dark violet, right sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, Moscow postal cancellation, VF and rare
1250.00
906  522
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color proof of 35k in carmine, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, fresh, mostly VF
1000.00
907  524-28
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, complete set of five, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $150
75.00
908  524a
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, 5k brown, balanced margins imperforated copy, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
909 **   529 var
1934, Ivan Fedorov, 20k carmine rose, stamp ink absorbed through porous paper, so-called "cotton" paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
910  529-30
1934, Ivan Fedorov, complete set of two, blocks of four, CTO with full OG, VF
75.00
911  529a
1934, Ivan Fedorov, 20k carmine rose, nice margins imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF
250.00
912  531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
913    531
1934, Y. Sverdlov, 10k blue, used on postcard together with two other commemorative values, sent locally in Moscow in 1935, VF
100.00
914 */(*)   536-39, 551-54
1934-35, Dmitry Mendeleev and Moscow Subway, two complete sets, the total is eight stamps, full OG, LH or expertly regummed (10k and 15k of the first set and 20k of the second set), VF appearance
250.00
915  540-45
1934, 10th Anniversary of the death of Lenin, complete set of six, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $199
150.00
916  546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, complete set of five, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $515
200.00
917 **/*   551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, full or large part of OG, NH (5k) or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $460
200.00
918 **/*   555-58
1935, F. Engels, complete set of four, full OG, NH or VLH (15k), VF
100.00
919  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $435
200.00
920 **   569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, complete set of four, stamp of 10k with minor offset on gum side, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
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100.00
921  576
1935, Mikhail Kalinin, trial color proof of 20k in reddish violet, perforation 14, fresh, VF and scarce
1000.00
922 **   577, a, var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 3k olive black and violet, two bottom sheet margin copies, perforation 14 and 11 respectively, watermark "1" on margin and on bottom part of the stamps, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
923  577 var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 3k olive black and violet, perforation 14, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF
150.00
924 **   578a var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 10k violet black and black brown, perforation 11, bottom sheet margin copy, watermark "1" on margin, full OG, NH, fine centering
75.00
925  579a var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 20k dark green and light brown, perforation 11, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, neat cancellation, F/VF
150.00
926 **   583-88
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 1k-15k, complete set of six, perforation 14, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $125
75.00
927 **   583 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 1k yellow green, perforation 14, top left corner margin horizontal strip of four, watermark "1" at the top margin, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
928 **   586 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 5k rose lake, perforation 14, top sheet margin horizontal pair, watermark "1" on margin, left stamp with broken third "C" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
929 **   586 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 5k rose lake, perforation 14, bottom sheet margin copy, watermark "1" on margin, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
930 **   583a-88a
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 1k-15k, complete set of six, perforation 11, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
100.00
931 **   585a var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 3k slate blue, perforation 11, top sheet margin copy, watermark "1" on margin, broken second "C" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, NH (hinged on ungummed margin far away from the stamp), F/VF
100.00
932 **   590-94 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, complete set of five, printed on ordinary paper, blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
933  590 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k orange brown, perforation 14x12 1/2, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
934  592
1937, Alexander Pushkin, imperforated trial color proof of 40k in blue, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
1000.00
935 **   597-604
1937, Architectural Projects, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
936 **   597 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 3k brown violet, bottom sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
937  597 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 3k brown violet, wide margins imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
938 **   599 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 10k dark brown, nice balanced margins imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
939 **   600-04
1937, Architectural Projects, 15k-50k, set of four stamps in sheet margin blocks of four, three stamps with gum wrinkles, block of 50k has some separation, otherwise full OG, NH, F/VF
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300.00
940 **   602a
1937, Architecture Projects, 30k gray black, perforation 11, block of four, bottom left stamp with slight facial abrasion spot, negligible gum crease, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
150.00
941 **   603a
1937, Architectural Projects, souvenir sheet of four, three copies of three different types of inscription, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
942 **   606/46
1937-38, Dzerzhinsky, Paris Exhibition, Polar and Trans-Atlantic Flights and etc., seven complete issues, the total is 23 stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $450
250.00
943  606 var
1937, F. Dzerzhinsky, 10k yellow brown, two sheet margin copies, imperforated on the right or at the bottom, neatly cancelled, F/VF
150.00
944  606 var
1937, F. Dzerzhinsky, 10k orange brown, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, neat cancellation, VF
150.00
945  607 var
1937, F. Dzerzhinsky, 20k bluish green, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, light corner cancellation, VF
100.00
946 **   611-13
1937, Paris Exhibition, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
947   Mi U59a
1937, Steel Founder, stationery envelope 50k blue on gray watermarked "wavy lines" paper, fresh, unused, VF
100.00
948 **   613A
1940, worker 1k orange, printed on paper without watermark, complete sheet of 100, slight folds along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,500 as hinged singles
200.00
949 **   614, var
1939, factory worker, 2k yellow green, two complete sheets of 100, printed on ordinary and semi-transparent paper respectively, minor marginal perf separations, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,200++
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300.00
950 **   615
1938, farm worker 4k claret, printed on paper without watermark, right sheet margin block of four, slight reversal offset, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
951 **   617 var
1937, farm worker 20k green, top right corner margin block of six (3x2), spectacular perforation error due to foldover, natural creases, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
952 **   617A var
1939, peasant 20k green on light blue network, top right corner margin horizontal pair, right stamp with missing large part of the design, which is partially printed on gum side, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
300.00
953  617A imp
1939, peasant 20k green on light blue network, left sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, slight gum wrinkle at the bottom of right stamp, full OG, LH, VF
500.00
954 **   619A
1939, farm worker 50k deep brown on orange network, complete sheet of 100, control inscription at the top left corner, folded once along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
955 **   620-22, var
1939-40, V. Lenin, 3r-10r, two complete sets of three, small and large size stamps from two different issues, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
956 **   620-22, 843-44
1939-41, V. Lenin and Moscow Kremlin, two regular issues in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, mostly VF
100.00
957 **   629-35
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
958  629, 632 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 10k and 40k, printed on thinned paper, full or large part of OG (40k), F/VF
100.00
959  631 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 30k gray black, red and light blue, vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, nicely cancelled, VF
300.00
960  633 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 50k gray black and red, vertical right sheet margin pair, imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG, VF
300.00
961 **   641 imp
1938, Second Trans-Polar Flight, 20k gray black, sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500 as hinged
300.00
962  646 var
1938, Papanin Expedition, 50k ultra, broken plate on the left, CTO with full OG, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
100.00
963 **   647-58
1937-38, Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $350
150.00
964 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $150
75.00
965 **   666-77
1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, complete set of 12, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $225
150.00
966 **   668 var
1938, View of Caucasus, 10k slate green, printed on horizontally laid paper, tiny natural inclusion, full OG, NH, VF and scarce unrecorded variety
400.00
967 **   678-86
1938, Balloons and Airplanes, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
150.00
968 **   687-92
1938, Moscow Subway, complete set of six, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
969 **   693-97
1938, Youth Communists, complete set of five, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $175
100.00
970 **   713/86
1939-40, 17 complete issues, the total is 85 mint never hinged stamps, fresh condition, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, C.v. $1,008
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600.00
971 **   713, var
1939, foundry man 15k, two sheet margin blocks of four in dark blue or blue (scarce), full OG, NH, VF
75.00
972 **   714-15, a
1939, New York World Fair, perforated and imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
973  732 var
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, 80k dark violet, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, neat corner cancellation, VF
200.00
974 **   733 var
1939, Soviet Agriculture Fair, 1r dark blue, perforation L12 1/2, raster vertical diamond, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
975 **   734/38 var
1939-40, regular issue, 5k-60k, set of four, perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
976 **   734-36 var
1939-40, miner, soldier, aviator, 5k-30k, complete set of three, perforation L12 1/2, sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
977 **   734 var
1939-40, miner 5k red, perforation L12 1/2, bottom left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
978  735 var
1947, soldier 15k grayish green, offset printing, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
250.00
979 **   736 var
1939, aviator 30k blue, typo printing, top right corner margin block of four with perforation freak, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
100.00
980 **   736 var
1946, aviator 30k blue, litho printing, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, left sheet margin block of four, very light fold along horizontal perforation, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
5000.00
981 **   736 var
1947, aviator 30k gray blue, perforation L12 1/2, offset printing, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, slight marginal gum crease far away from the stamp, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
982 **   736 var
1947, aviator 30k gray blue, perforation L12 1/2, offset printing, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, insignificant gum creases, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
983 **   736 var
1947, aviator 30k gray blue, comb perforation, offset printing, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, minor facial abrasion, full OG, NH, fine centering
75.00
984  737 var
1943, Coat of Arms, 60k brick red, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG, VF
250.00
985 **   738 var
1939, Coat of Arms, 60k carmine, perforation L 12 1/2, raster vertical diamond, bottom right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
986 **   749-56
1939, Soviet Sanatoria, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300++
250.00
987  754 var
1939, Sochi Sanatorium, 50k gray black, top sheet margin imperforated copy, imperforated at the top, CTO with full OG, VF
120.00
988 **   763-66 var
1940, Anton Chekhov, complete set in blocks of four, 30k has raster vertical diamond, block of 10k with some separation, full OG, NH, VF
350.00
989  765 var
1940, Anton Chekhov, 20k violet, bottom sheet margin copy, perforation at the foot strongly shifted to the top, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
990 **   767-71
1940, Western Ukraine and Western Byelorussia, complete set in blocks of four, two of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
991 **   772-75
1940, Ice-Breaker "Georgi Sedov", complete set in blocks of four, two of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $260++
200.00
992 **   776-79
1940, Vladimir Mayakovski, complete set in blocks of four, two of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
993  778 var
1940, Vladimir Mayakovski, 60k black blue, perforation L12 1/2, raster vertical diamond, full OG, LH, F/VF
75.00
994 **   780-83
1940, Konstantin Timiryazev, complete set in blocks of four, three of which with sheet margins, block of 15k folded along vertical perforation, slight gum wrinkle on one 60k stamp, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
995 **   781 var
1940, Konstantin Timiryazev, 15k purple, small size 33.5x22mm, top sheet margin block of four with full offset of the design on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
996  788 var
1940, Physical Culture Day, 1r grayish green, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
997 **   794-810
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, complete set of 17, full OG, NH, mostly VF
150.00
998 **   811-16, imp
1940, Perekop, perforated and imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $360++
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150.00
999 **   817/56
1941-43, nine complete issues, the total is 30 mint never hinged stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, C.v. $225
150.00
1000 **   820, 822 var
1941, Locomotives and Automobiles, 30k and 60k, both with perforation L12 1/2, blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1001 **   824/31 var
1941, Red Army and Navy, six horizontal or vertical gutter pairs, four with comb and two line perforation, full OG, NH (10k is VLH, appears NH), VF
300.00
1002 **   832-35
1941, Alexander Suvorov, complete set in blocks of four, two of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1003 **   832 var
1941, Alexander Suvorov, 10k dark green, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1004 **   838-40
1941, Nikolai Zhukovski, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1005  838 var
1941, Nikolai Zhukovski, 15k deep blue, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, neatly cancelled, VF
150.00
1006 **   845-49
1941, Vassily Surikov, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
100.00