Lots 582 - 648, Catalogue of Auction #58 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
582 **   150 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 70k brown, top sheet margin horizontal strip of four, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
583  179
1921, imperforated proof of 5r in black, printed on ordinary paper, enlarged margins, tiny facial spot of violet ink probably from expert's hs, fresh condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by Ignatoff
300.00
584 **   181-86
1921, 100r-1000r, 17 gutter blocks of eight, variety of color, paper, size of gutter and etc., several folds along the gutter, full OG with many NH stamps, VF
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150.00
585 **   181, 183, a, var
1921, 100r and 250r, three complete sheets of 50 with vertical gutter in the middle, printed on ordinary paper and tete-beche block of 35 on thin paper, usual mostly marginal flaws, full OG, NH, F/VF
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100.00
586 **   181 var
1921, 100r yellow brown, color variety, special printing on thin paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
587 **   181a
1921, 100r yellow, double impression, printed on ordinary paper, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
588 **   182a
1921, 200r brown, double impression, minor usual gum wrinkles, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200 as hinged
100.00
589    183
1922, 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, 114 stamps in large horizontal gutter blocks used on registered cover from Pskov to Helsingfors, black roller cancellations and arrival ds, typical faults, still F/VF and scarce franking
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100.00
590  183b
1921, 250r dark violet, double impression, printed on ordinary paper, horizontal pair, minor usual gum wrinkles, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
591 **   183b, e
1921, 250r dark violet, two sheet margin stamps with double impression, printed on ordinary and thin paper respectively, first one has tiny natural paper inclusion, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
592 **   183f var
1921, 250r dark violet, double impression (one inverted), printed on chalk-surfaced paper, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG (missing on margin), NH, VF and scarce
200.00
593  183
1921, 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, red typo "Obrazets" initials, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
594  183
1921, imperforated proof of 250r with double impression of green and dark violet colors, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
595  183
1921, imperforated proof of 250r in violet (light impression), printed on thick rough gray paper, right sheet margin vertical pair, slight fold between stamps, no gum as produced, NH, VF
300.00
596 **   184a
1921, 300r green, double impression, printed on ordinary paper, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
597 **   186a
1921, 1000r carmine, double impression, bottom left corner margin copy printed on ordinary paper, in addition full offset of the stamp design on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
598 **/*   186d
1921, 1000r carmine, double impression (one inverted), printed on thin paper, bottom left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top left stamp), VF
250.00
599  187
1921, imperforated proof of 40r in violet gray, two exemplars of the large size with different positions of watermark, no gum as produced, VF
75.00
600  187
1921, imperforated proof of 40r in violet gray, small size stamp, right sheet margin block of four, no gum as produced, VF and rare multiple
1000.00
601 **   188 var
1921, 4th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 100r orange, double impression, left margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
602  188
1921, 4th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 100r orange, left sheet margin horizontal strip of five with red typo overprint "Obrazets", filing fold on margin, full OG, NH or VLH (two stamps), VF and a rare item from the Soviet Archives, expertized by C. Ebnet
1500.00
603  189
1921, 4th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 250r violet, horizontal strip of five with red typo overprint "Obrazets", full OG, NH or VLH (two stamps), VF and rare, expertized by C. Ebnet
1500.00
604  190 var
1921, 4th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 1000r carmine rose, double impression, enlarged margins, slight usual gum crease, full OG, hinged, VF, expertized by Z. Mikulski
100.00
605  190 fn
1921, 4th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 200r brown, unissued, left sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $120++
75.00
606 **   191 var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 1r orange, left margin (gutter) block of ten with surcharge and control number "1" are strongly shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
607  192 var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 2r brown, basic stamp with double impression, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
100.00
608  195a
1922, inverted black surcharge 10,000r on 40r slate, basic stamp is large size, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
75.00
609 **   197 var
1922, red surcharge 5000r on 2r light brown, bottom left corner margin block of 15 (3x5), strong surcharge shift, resulting in top stamps without the surcharge, light crease is affecting top right vertical pair, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
500.00
610 **   201 var
1922, black typo diagonal surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, horizontal strip of three printed on ordinary paper, two right stamps with double impression, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
611 **   201a var
1921, inverted black diagonal surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, printed on thin paper, complete pane of 25, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
612 **   201b var
1922, black typo diagonal surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, bottom right corner margin block of four printed on chalk-surfaced paper, surcharges are strongly shifted to the top, one stamp with two small spots of glazing gum, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
613 **   201c var
1922, blue black diagonal litho surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, basic stamp printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
614 **   201c var
1922, inverted blue black diagonal litho surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, basic stamp printed on ordinary paper, nice and completely flawless, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
3000.00
615 **   201a, b, c, var
1922, black surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, 14 stamps, including horizontal pair and two blocks of four, various paper, inverted, shifted, double, offset on gum side surcharge varieties, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
616 **   202
1922, 5000r violet, complete sheet of 50 with horizontal gutter in the middle, folded along the gutter with minor side separation and vertically between stamps, otherwise full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
617 **   202 var
1922, 5000r violet, light impression, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, top stamp has slight gum wrinkle, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
75.00
618  202
1922, "Proletarians of the World Unite!", proof of 5000r in gray violet, watermark "horizontal diamonds", top right corner margin copy, diagonal red "Obrazets" initials, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
300.00
619  202
1922, "Proletarians of the World Unite!", proof of 5000r in gray violet, printed on cream paper without watermark, diagonal red "Obrazets" initials, large part of OG, VF
250.00
620 **   203, 205-06
1922, 7500r blue on watermarked or unwatermarked paper and 22,500r violet, three horizontal gutter blocks of eight, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
621 **   203 var
1922, 7500r blue, watermark "horizontal diamonds", double impression, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
622  204
1922, "Proletarians of the World Unite!", proof of 10,000r in light blue, printed on cream paper, diagonal red "Obrazets" initials, large part of OG, VF
300.00
623 **   206 var
1922, 22,500r dark violet, printed on creamy chalk-surfaced paper, plate error - white spot with violet stroke in the middle, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
624 **   210 var
1922, black typo diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, basic stamp is typo printing, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair with vertical gutter in the middle, folded along the gutter, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
625  210a
1922, inverted black typo surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, basic stamp printed on ordinary paper, top sheet margin exemplar, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
100.00
626 **   210d
1922, inverted black typo surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, basic stamp printed on thin paper, bottom left corner margin copy, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
627  211 var
1922, 5th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 5r yellow and black, vertical pair, bottom stamp without black color, slight creases at the bottom left corner, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF,
300.00
628  212 var
1922, 5th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 10r brown and black, a dot behind "0" in denomination variety, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
629    
1922, postcard locally sent in Kiev, franked totally by ten stamps, including six RSFSR values, three Postal Revenues and Kiev local, appropriately cancelled, VF
100.00
630 **   216/29
1922-23, "Star" surcharges, perforated and imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, with additional three gutter blocks of 20, nice condition, full OG, apparently all are NH, VF
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100.00
631 **   221, var
1922-23, litho "Star" surcharge 100r on 15k brown lilac and blue, horizontal transition perforated strip of five, right stamp without the surcharge, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
632 **/*   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
633 **   221, var
1922-23, litho "Star" surcharge 5r on 20k blue and carmine, imperforated block of four with vertical gutter in the middle, gum wrinkle along the gutter, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
500.00
634 **   227-28 var
1922-23, "Star" surcharges 40r on 15k and 100r on 15k, two imperforated blocks of four, basic stamps are from re-issue of 1919 with enlarged frames, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
635    229 var
1923, "Star" surcharge 200r on 15k, horizontal pair, basic stamps from re-issued sheets with enlarged frames, used together with six other values on registered pre-printed cover from Kiev to Berlin, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
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150.00
636 **   230-33
1922-23, 10r-100r, imperforated complete set of four with additional shades of 10r and 50r, cross-gutter blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
637  230
1922, worker, imperforated proof of 3r in blue, horizontal pair printed on cream paper, unaccepted denomination due to change of postal rates, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
638 **   231 var
1922-23, soldier 50r brown, imperforated copy with double impression, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
639 **   235 var
1922-23, soldier 50r brown, top left corner margin vertical gutter block of 35 (7x5), perforation is strongly misplaced, folded along perforation, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular piece
150.00
640 **   238-41A
1923, 3r-20r, complete set in three side margin blocks of 20 with control inscription, including extra blocks of 5r and 10r, minor perf separations possible, generally post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
641 **   238 var
1923, soldier 3r rose carmine, double impression, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
642  240a, 241e
1923, peasant 5r blue and soldier 10r gray, two stamps with double impression, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $275
150.00
643  239b
1923, worker 4r brown, imperforated copy with double impression, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
644  241c
1923, soldier 20r lilac, nice margins imperforated copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $450
150.00
645  241c
1923, soldier 20r lilac, right sheet margin horizontal strip of three, red overprint "Obrazets" at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
646 **   

RSFSR Collections

Clean Collection on Stockpages

1918-23, 119 mint stamps, mainly complete sets of postage, semi-postal and airpost issues, including some better items, such as tete-beche pair of 250r, different paper varieties, 5r and 10r of Revolution Anniversary on thin paper and etc., perfect quality material, full OG, NH, F/VF or better, C.v. $366 as hinged, Est. $200-$250
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150.00
647 **/*   

Selection of Varieties

1918-22, 44 mostly mint stamps (one - postally used), including two tete-beche pairs and eight blocks of four or six, several inverted and shifted surcharges, all varieties neatly identified, mainly full OG with many NH stamps, F/VF, Est. $150-$200
100.00
648    

Postal History Lot

1921-23, nine postal history items, including Kerensky stationery postcard 20k blue, uprated by RSFSR 1000r carmine and two Saving stamps of 10k brown; nice variety of franking, postal rates and cancellations, mainly fresh condition, F/VF or better, Est. $300-$400
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
200.00