Lots 967 - 1023, Catalogue of Auction #58 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
967  B1-4
1905, Russo-Japanese War Charity issue, complete set of four, each stamp with "P" for black "Obrazets" overprint, affixed on two pieces and additionally handstamped "Specimen" in violet by Natal Postal Authorities, fresh, VF and scarce, BPA certificate
150.00
968  B1-4, B5-8, B9-13
1905-15, Russo-Japanese War and World War I Charity issues, three complete sets with overprint "Obrazets", full/large part of OG, F/VF
100.00
969    B5-8
1915, World War I Charity issue, complete set of four, printed on colored paper, used on reverse of registered cover from Moscow to Geneva, all appropriate markings and arrival, ds, VF
100.00
970  B7
1914, World War I Charity issue, plate proof of reduced design of 7k in red brown, printed on card, perfect quality, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
971 **   B14-17 var
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, set of four in complete gutter sheets of eight (2250r blue in horizontal strip of four with watermark "wavy lines"), in addition sheet of 2250r carmine printed on thick (so-called "cotton") paper, some folds along the gutter, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
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2, 3, 4, 5
300.00
972 **   B14a
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, 2250r green, printed on thin paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
973  B15-16
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, 2250r red and 2250r brown, two stamps with part of "Obrazets" (Specimen) typo overprint in red, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
500.00
974  B15a+186c
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue 2250r carmine and two RSFSR definitive stamps of 1000r carmine, vertical se-tenant block with horizontal gutter in the middle, printed on thin paper, full OG, LH at the top, VF and extremely rare, only a few items with such layout known
7500.00
975 **   B16 var
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, 2250r brown, double impression, slight gum wrinkles, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
976  B17+183
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, 2250r blue, printed over definitive stamp of 250r violet, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare
1500.00
977  B17
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, 2250r blue, part of red overprint "Obrazets" at the bottom, slight gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
978    B14-16
1922, Volga Famine Relief issue, three stamps used on cover locally sent in Moscow, backstamped, VF
100.00
979  B18 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, black over gray (double) surcharge 100r+100r on 70k brown, full OG, VLH, VF
100.00
980 **   B18 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, double black surcharge 100r+100r on 70k brown, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
981  B18 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, inverted black surcharge 100r+100r on 70k brown, neatly cancelled, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
100.00
982 **   B18a
1922, Famine Relief issue, error black surcharge 100r+r100 on 70k brown, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
150.00
983  B19 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, double red surcharge 100r+100r on 70k brown, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
984  B20 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, inverted blue surcharge 100r+100r on 70k brown, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
985 **   B21 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, black surcharge 250r+250r on 35k dark blue, horizontal pair, right stamp with albino surcharge, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
986 **   B21 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, inverted black surcharge 250r+250r on 35k dark blue, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
75.00
987 **   B22 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, yellow over red surcharge 250r+250r on 35k dark blue, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
1500.00
988 **/*   B20/23 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, nine stamps, including two horizontal pairs and strip of three with misplaced surcharges, full OG, NH or LH (2), mostly VF
150.00
989    
1922, postcard locally sent in Kiev, franked by ten stamps, including four RSFSR values, two Postal Revenues, two semi-postal adhesives and Kiev local, appropriately cancelled, VF
100.00
990 **   B24
1922, "Philately for the Children", black overprint of the second printing on 1k orange, perforated copy, overprint position 3, full OG, NH, VF, J. Stolow guarantee hs
300.00
991 **   B25
1922, "Philately for the Children", black overprint of the second printing on 2k green, block of four, positions 19-20/24-25 with appropriate overprint varieties, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
992 **   B26-28
1922, "Philately for the Children", black overprint of the first printing on 3k, 5k and 10k, blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
993 **   B26 var
1922, "Philately for the Children", black overprint of the first printing on 3k red, omitted "RSFSR" due to strong overprint (position 11) shift, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
994 **   B29
1922, "Philately for the Children", black overprint of the second printing on 1k orange, left sheet margin imperforated exemplar, overprint position 6, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
300.00
995 **   B29 var
1922, "Philately for the Children", inverted black overprint of the second printing on 1k orange, bottom left corner margin imperforated copy, overprint position 5 of not inverted setting, in addition "kiss" double impression, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
750.00
996 **/*   B25-28 var
1922, "Philately for the Children", nicely described page from a Collection, contains 19 overprinted stamps with different varieties, fresh condition, full/large part of OG, some NH, but mainly LH/hinged, F/VF
400.00
997 **   B34-36
1922, "For the Hungry", Truck, Train and Ship, three horizontal and three vertical gutter blocks of eight, one block is slightly folded along the gutter, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
998  B34-37
1922, "For the Hungry", complete set of four, one or two initials of red typo overprint "Obrazets" on each value, #B35 has slight vertical gum crease, otherwise full OG, previously hinged, VF
750.00
999  B34 var
1922, Postal Truck, no value indicated in violet, bottom sheet margin copy with design shift, appears to be "kiss" double impression, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
1000 **   B36, var
1922, Postal Train, no value indicated gray blue, top sheet margin block of six (2x3), bottom right stamp with a white dot behind "m" variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1001 **   B36, var
1922, Postal Train, no value indicated in gray blue, two bottom margin blocks of six (2x3), printed on white and gray paper, right stamp in the middle of each block with "R.G.F.S.R." variety (position 68), full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
1002  B38
1923, "Philately for the Labor", bronze surcharge 1r+1r on 10r brown and black, full OG, LH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, C.v. $225
100.00
1003  B39 var
1923, "Philately for the Labor", gold surcharge 1r+1r on 10r brown and black, no dot after date variety, full OG, LH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
75.00
1004 **/*   B39 var
1923, "Philately for the Labor", gold surcharge 1r+1r on 10r brown and black, left sheet margin block of four, positions 6-7/11-12 with appropriate surcharge varieties, full OG, NH or LH (1), VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
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150.00
1005  B39a
1923, "Philately for the Labor", inverted gold surcharge 1r+1r on 10r brown and black, full OG, previously hinged, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
250.00
1006  B38/39
1923, "Philately for the Labor", red proof surcharge 1r+1r on 10r brown and black, full OG, hinged, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
250.00
1007 **   B40 var
1923, "Philately for the Labor", bronze surcharge 2r+2r on 250r violet, top left corner margin block of four with appropriate surcharge varieties, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1008  B40b
1923, "Philately for the Labor", inverted bronze surcharge 2r+2r on 250r violet, full OG, previously hinged, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
250.00
1009  B40
1923, "Philately for the Labor", red proof surcharge 2r+2r on 250r violet, printed on thin paper, slight gum crease, full OG, LH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
200.00
1010  B41 var
1923, "Philately for the Labor", bronze surcharge "4r+4r" on 5000r violet, bottom margin copy with overinked surcharge appears "1823" in date, full OG, LH, VF
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100.00
1011 **/*   B41, a
1923, "Philately for the Labor", bronze surcharge 4r+4r on 5000r violet, top left corner margin vertical pair, bottom stamp with spaced "1 923" date variety (position 6), full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
300.00
1012 **   B41a, b
1923, "Philately for the Labor", inverted bronze surcharge 4r+4r on 5000r violet, right sheet margin vertical pair, bottom stamp has spaced "1 923" date variety (position 6 of not inverted setting), very fresh and choice condition with just minor original gum toning, NH, VF and extremely rare, P. Buchsbayew certificate
10000.00
1013  B41/42
1923, "Philately for the Labor", red proof surcharge 4r+4r on 5000r violet, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
250.00
1014 */U   B39-41 var
1923, "Philately for the Labor", nicely described two pages from a Collection, contains 17 mint or used stamps and one questionable cover, showing different surcharge varieties on two issues of basic stamps, fresh condition, full/part of OG or used, mostly VF
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400.00
1015 **   B43a
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, black surcharge 3k+10k on 100r yellow, printed on thin paper, complete vertical gutter sheet of 50 (25x25), slightly rounded edge corners, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1016 **   B45, var
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, black surcharge 14k+30k on 300r green, printed on ordinary paper, two complete vertical gutter sheets of 50 (25x25), gutter wide 11mm and 17mm respectively, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
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250.00
1017 **   B47a
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, black surcharge 20k+50k on 1000r carmine, printed on thick (so-called "cotton") paper, complete vertical gutter sheet of 50 (25x25), minor right sheet margin faults, otherwise fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1018    B54-57
1930, Child Welfare, two complete sets of two, used on two postcards picturing MS "Europa", each one additionally franked on reverse by Revolution of 1905 set of three, appropriate markings, VF
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100.00
1019 **   B61-136
1976-80, Moscow Olympic Games, Sports and Tourism series, complete set of 70 miniature sheets (40+30) of 20 or 16, in addition 107 souvenir sheets (CTO) and 120 illustrated stationery envelopes or postcards, all of Olympic subjects, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20
300.00
1020 **   B107-36
1977-80, Moscow Olympic Games, Tourism series, complete set of 30 miniature sheets of 16, in addition complete set of 30 maximum cards, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
150.00
1021 **   B168a
1990, Zoo Relief Fund, bottom right corner margin imperforated se-tenant block of three with label, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1022 **   B175a var
1990, "Armenia '90" Philatelic Exhibition, inverted black overprint on Earthquake Relief issue, top right corner margin block of three with label, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1023 **   B175a var
1990, "Armenia '90" Philatelic Exhibition, double black overprint on Earthquake Relief issue, top right corner margin block of three with label, full OG, NH, VF
150.00