Lots 556 - 684, Catalogue of Auction #61 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
556 **   250 var
1923, worker 1k orange, litho printing, bottom left corner margin block of four, flawless condition, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
557 **   261-64
1924, 4k-40k, complete set of four, litho printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, full OG, NH, F/VF (typical centering on 4k and 10k)
200.00
558 **   261
1924, worker 4k carmine, litho printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, typical fine centering, block of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH
500.00
559    261
1924, worker 4k carmine, litho printing, horizontal bottom sheet margin strip of four and a single, used together with five stamps of 4k carmine (typo printing) on philatelic exchange registered cover from Moscow to England, two philatelic tax stamps and appropriate official seal, signed by F. Chuchin, cover has some discoloration (stamps not affected) and it was opened for display, F/VF and probably unique item
2500.00
560 **   263 imp
1924, peasant 30k violet, litho printing, balanced margins imperforated exemplar, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
561 **   265-68 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set of four, narrow frame, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, stamp of 3k with N. Mandrovski certificate
1000.00
562 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, wide frame, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
563 **   265, var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 3k red and black, wide frame, block of four, top right stamp with "a dot on tie" variety, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
564 **   269, var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 3k red and black, bottom sheet margin block of four, top right stamp with "0" variety (position 36 from a sheet of 50), full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
565 **   270 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 6k red and black, top margin perforated exemplar with black color shifted to the bottom, invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
566 **   271, var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 12k red and black, medium frame, bottom sheet margin block of six (2x3), top left stamp with a stroke on first "C" in "CCCP" variety (position 23 from a sheet of 50), full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
567  277, 282
1924-25, peasant 2k green and soldier 7k brown, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, two horizontal strips of five with perfin "Obrazets", full OG, NH (one stamp is LH), VF
200.00
568 **  Mi 229 II DD
1924-25, peasant 2k green, typo printing, well margined imperforated exemplar with double impression, blind invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
569 **   273 var
1924-25, soldier 3k brownish red, horizontal imperforated strip of five with vertical gutter, double impression, invalidating perforation at the top and bottom, vertical fold along the gutter, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
570  281
1924-25, peasant, perforated and imperforated proofs of 6k in black, typo printing, full OG, NH or LH (imperf), VF
100.00
571  282/91
1924-25, 7k, 8k, 20k, 1r and 2r, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, five horizontal strips of five, each one has perfin "Obrazets", in addition four of them with horizontal invalidating perforation, all are mounted on page from a Collection, full OG, NH, VF
800.00
572  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, perforation 14 1/2x15, typo printing on paper without watermark, a gorgeous copy, full OG, LH, VF and rare in sound condition, Z. Mikulski certificate, C.v. $27,500
10000.00
573 **   276a/89a
1925, 1k-50k, set of 11 stamps, including stamp of 4k, typo printing, perforation 12, full OG, NH, F/VF centering
300.00
574 **   285a var
1925, soldier 10k bright blue, trial typo printing on thin chalk-surfaced paper, perforation 12 with slight irregularities on the right, fresh, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, reportedly only 25 stamps were produced for presentation purposes
2500.00
575 **   290 imp
1924-25, soldier (1r), red color only, typo printing, right sheet margin imperforated strip of three, invalidating perforation across the design, slight marginal crease, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
576 **   291 imp var
1924-25, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing on grayish paper, imperforated left sheet margin horizontal transition strip of three with missing large part of the design, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular multiple
1500.00
577 **   291 imp var
1924-25, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing on grayish paper, double impression (one albino), right sheet margin vertical imperforated pair with invalidating perforation between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
578 **   291 imp var
1924-25, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing on grayish paper, right sheet margin imperforated stamp with double impression, horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
579 ** P  292
1924-25, soldier 3r dark brown and green, type I, two horizontal sheet margin imperforated pairs, one of which with double impression of brown color, in addition bottom sheet margin horizontal proof pair in brown and red with a part of red seal at the top left, all with horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF and scarce assembly
750.00
580 **/*   293a, var
1924-25, worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, typo printing, perforation 10 1/2, block of four, bottom left stamp with a spot behind "CCCP" variety, full OG, NH (error stamp) or LH, VF
200.00
581    251, 283
1929, peasant 2k green, imperforated stamp is affixed over advertising label of "KRYMKONSERVTREST" (Crimea Canning Factory) and worker 8k olive brown, used together on cover from Kobelaky to Leningrad, machine arrival ds, small paper wrinkle, still VF and scarce
400.00
582    283, 288
1925, worker 20k green affixed over advertising label of SOVTORGFLOT and 8k olive brown, used together on registered cover from Kherson to Dresden, postmarked on arrival, mostly VF
300.00
583 **   294-97
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated complete set of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
584 **   302-03 imp
1925, Vladimir Lenin, 5r and 10r, imperforated complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
585 **   304-25, 313a
1925-27, 1k-5r, perforated complete set of 22, including both 10k stamps, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, full OG, NH, mostly VF
150.00
586 **/*   306/23 var
1928, 3k-2r, complete set of six, horizontal position of watermark "Borders and Rosettes", full OG, NH (1r and 2r) or LH/hinged, mostly VF
500.00
587  307
1925, worker, perforated proof of 4k in black, printed on watermarked paper, horizontal invalidating perforation, usual black ink offset on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
588 **   311 imp var
1926, worker 8k olive brown, litho printing on watermarked paper, "small head" variety, horizontal imperforated gutter pair, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
300.00
589 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k olive brown, litho printing on watermarked paper, imperforated and perforated stamps, the last one is "small head" variety, both with invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
590 **/*   323
1925-27, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, perforation 12, top sheet margin block of four, slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH or LH (1), VF
150.00
591 **   323 var
1925-27, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing, horizontal position of watermark "Borders and Rosettes", perforation 12, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
592 Mi 249 IE
1926, worker, complete set of five imperforated trial color proofs of 8k in horizontal pairs, most with sheet margins, typo printing on white wove paper, all existing colors, full OG, NH, VF and scarce assembly
2000.00
593  
1924-26, six advertising labels with regular stamps affixed over, including PETROODEZHDA (Petrograd Tailoring) and PETROTEKSTIL (Petrograd Textile Manufacture), some usual faults noted, still collectible quality items, F/VF
150.00
594 **   328/74
1925-27, Popov, Esperanto and Dr. Zamenhof, three complete issues in blocks or strips of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
595  340a
1925, Revolution of 1905, 7k brown, perforation 13 1/2, horizontal position of watermark "Borders and Rosettes", full OG, VLH, VF
75.00
596  340b
1925, Revolution of 1905, 7k brown, perforation 12 1/2, horizontal pair imperforated vertically between stamps and on the right, horizontal position of watermark, postally used, minor perforation irregularities, still F/VF and rare
500.00
597 **   344
1926, Vladimir Lenin, 3r dark green, perforation 10 1/2, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, left sheet margin block of four, slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
598 **   349-50, 349a
1927, black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, complete set of three in blocks of four, printed on unwatermarked (perforation 14 1/2 and 12) or watermarked paper, minor perf irregularities, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
599 **   349a
1927, black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, perforation 12, printed on paper without watermark, bottom right corner sheet margin block of six (2x3), full OG, NH, VF
200.00
600 **   353-58
1927, black or red surcharge 8k on commemorative stamps, complete set of six in mostly marginal blocks of four, in addition block of Revolution of 1905 with counterfeited perforation L12 1/2, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
601 **   359-65, 366-72
1927, surcharge 8k on Postage Due stamps, two complete sets of seven, no watermark and watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
602  359 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 1k red, typo printing, perforation 12, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
150.00
603 **   360 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 2k violet, typo printing, perforation 12, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
150.00
604  362 var
1927, black surcharge (type I) 8k on Postage Due 7k orange, basic stamp is litho printing, perforation 12, full OG, LH, VF and rare, N. Mandrovski certificate
2000.00
605  363 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 8k green, typo printing, perforation 12, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
100.00
606 **   365 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 14k brown, litho printing, perforation 12, full OG, NH, F/VF centering
150.00
607  369 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 7k orange, typo printing on watermarked paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
608 **   374 imp
1927, Creation of Esperanto, 14k bright green and brown, right sheet margin imperforated exemplar, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
609 **   375-81
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, complete set of seven, two of which with corner margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
610  376c, 377a
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 5k brown, perforation 12x10 1/2, 7k myrtle green, perforation 11 1/2, full OG, VLH or previously hinged, VF
100.00
611 **/*   377b
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 7k myrtle green, vertical imperforated pair, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, top stamp has trace of hinge, bottom one is NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
612 **   382-400
1927-28, the second definitive issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
613 **   383 imp
1927, peasant, 2k light green, top sheet margin imperforated pair with double impression, one is inverted, full OG, NH (LH on margin far away from the stamps), VF and scarce
2000.00
614 **   393-94
1927, the second definitive issue, Lenin, 18k blue and 18k olive green, sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
615 **   406-08, 411-12
1928-29, V. Lenin and Pioneer's Assembly, two complete sets, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
616 **   407-08
1928-29, Vladimir Lenin, 5r and 10r, perforation 10 1/2, printed on watermarked "Lozenges" paper, two blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
617  411 var
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, 10k olive brown, perforation 10, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
618 **   413/69
1929-31, the third definitive issue, 1k-1r, complete set of 16, including 1r with perforation L10 1/2 and comb 12x12 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
619 **   420a, var
1929, Vladimir Lenin, 14k dark blue, two stamps with perforation 10 and 10 1/2 respectively, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
620 **   437 var
1930, Volkhov Power Station, 3r green and brown black, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, vertical pair, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
621 **   456-67
1931-32, third definitive issue, 1k-1r, imperforated complete set of nine, sheet margin exemplars, stamp of 1r has enlarged margins (slightly cracked gum as often), nice condition overall, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
622 **   470-71
1932-33, Maxim Gorki, complete set in blocks of four, block of 35k slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
623 **/*   470/86
1931-33, Maxim Gorki, Karl Marx and Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, three complete sets, full OG, first two are LH or previously hinged, the last one is NH, but with minor gum creases, F/VF
100.00
624 **   472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of the October Revolution, complete set of seven, 35k is bottom sheet margin exemplar, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $350
200.00
625  472-78
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of the October Revolution, complete set of seven, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $174
100.00
626  474 var
1932, 15th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 10k ultra, a dot in front of "1932" variety, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
627 **   480-82
1933, Karl Marx, complete set of three, 3k and 35k are sheet margin exemplars, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
628 **   480 var
1933, Karl Marx, 3k green, horizontal position of watermark "Borders and Rosettes", full OG, NH, VF and scarce watermark variety
500.00
629  485-86 fn
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, specimen of souvenir sheet, pre-printed at the top with "Obrazets. K Dokladu V Ts I K No 16832", signed by V. Antonov-Ovseenko, People's Commissar of the Ministry of the Post, extremely fresh condition with very slight internal paper wave, no gum as produced, NH, VF and unique item, Z. Mikulski certificate
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150000.00
630 **   488, var
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, red surcharge 70k on 35k ultra, right sheet margin vertical pair, bottom stamp with a dot between "E" and "N" in Leningrad variety (position 70), full OG, NH, VF
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300.00
631  
1933, 15th Anniversary of the Red Army, unapproved design black-and-white photo essay of 3k, fitted by stamp size, fresh condition, VF and very rare, V. Liapin certificate
1000.00
632 **   505, var
1933, Ethnographic issue, Uzbeks, 15k gray black, vertical pair, top stamp with white spot in front of "Pochta" variety, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
633  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $198
75.00
634  520 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 5k black, significant shift of horizontal perforation at the top, resulting in enlarged format stamp, CTO with full OG, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
75.00
635  520
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color proof of 5k in black brown, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, perforation 14, gummed, fresh, VF
1000.00
636  520
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color proof of 5k in ultra, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, imperforated vertically, horizontal perforation 14, crayon cancellation, fresh, no gum, probably removed from a presentation card, VF
1000.00
637  521
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color proof of 20k in ultra, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, perforation 14, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, crayon cancellation, gummed, VF
1000.00
638  522
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color proof of 35k in black brown, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, perforation 14 at three sides and imperforated at the bottom, crayon cancellation, fresh, no gum, probably removed from a presentation card, VF
1000.00
639  523 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 40k carmine, top left corner margin exemplar, imperforated on the left, CTO with full OG, VF
750.00
640  529a
1934, Ivan Fedorov, 20k carmine rose, imperforated exemplar, neatly cancelled, a part of violet Postal Archives seal on reverse, VF
100.00
641  536
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, trial color imperforated proof of 5k in carmine rose, enlarged margins exemplar, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, LH, VF and scarce
1500.00
642 (*)   540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, fresh condition, unused, expertly regummed, VF appearance
150.00
643  553 var
1935, Moscow Subway, 15k carmine, shifted and placed upside down offset of stamp design on gum side, CTO with full OG, VF
75.00
644  555-58, 569-72
1935, Engels and Iranian Arts, two complete sets of four, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
645  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, slightly toned perforation on 15k, full/large part of OG, NH (3k and 40k) or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $435
150.00
646  573
1935, Mikhail Kalinin, trial color proof of 3k in violet, perforation 14, gummed, fresh condition, VF and scarce
1000.00
647 **   577a, 585 var
1935-36, Leo Tolstoy, 3k olive black and violet, perforation 11, Pioneers, 3k slate blue, perforation 14, two marginal stamps, each one with watermark "1" on margin, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
648  579a var
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 20k dark green and light brown, perforation 11, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, neat cancellation, VF
150.00
649 ** W  583-87, 588a
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, five complete set of six, stamp of 15k with perforation 11, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
650 **   585 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 3k slate blue, perforation 14, printed on porous ("cotton") paper, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
651 **   590-95 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, complete set of six, perforation 14x12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
652 **   590-95 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, complete set of six, perforation 11x 12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
653 **   590-94 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, complete set of five, printed on ordinary paper, comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
654 **   591 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 20k blue green, perforation 11x12 1/2, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
655 **   592 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 40k lake, perforation 11, top sheet margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
656  594
1937, Alexander Pushkin, imperforated trial color proof of 80k in bluish green, printed on watermarked "Borders and Rosettes" paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
1000.00
657 **   597 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 3k brownish violet, vertical imperforated pair, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
658 **   600 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 15k black, enlarged margins imperforated stamp, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
659 **   603 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 40k violet, top sheet margin imperforated exemplar, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
660 **   616/19, 616 var
1937, factory worker, farm worker and Lenin, 10k, 20k and 40k, blocks of four, in addition block of 10k with perforation L12 1/2, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
661 **   616 var
1936-37, factory worker 10k dark gray blue, comb perforation, right sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the right with perforation on the left through the design, minor gum wrinkles, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
662 **   616 imp
1936-37, factory worker 10k dark gray blue, top sheet margin imperforated block of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
5000.00
663 **/*   616A
1937, worker 10k olive green, printed on paper without watermark, right sheet margin block of four, fresh and nice, full OG, NH or LH (top left stamp), VF
500.00
664 **   617 var
1936-37, farm worker 20k dark green, comb perforation, grossly misperforated stamp, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
665 **   666-77
1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $225
150.00
666 **   666-77
1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, complete set of 12, blocks of four, seven of them with sheet margins, occasional gum waves on 10k brown, otherwise post office fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
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1500.00
667 **   724-33
1939, Agriculture Fair, complete set of ten, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $175
75.00
668 **   724 var
1939, Agriculture Fair, 10k rose, comb perforation, "airplane" variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
669    735 var
1947, aviator 30k blue, litho printing, used on cover from Moscow to Rostov-on-Don, postmarked on arrival, VF
200.00
670 **   737, var
1943, Coat of Arms, 60k pale red, printed on thick paper, right sheet margin block of ten (5x2), interesting perforation break between third and fourth vertical rows, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
671 **   738 var
1939, Coat of Arms, 60k carmine, two blocks of four, raster horizontal or vertical diamonds respectively, the latter one with perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
672 **   743
1939, black surcharge 30k on farm worker 4k claret, printed on watermarked paper, bottom sheet margin block of six, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $210++
100.00
673 **/*   743, a
1939, black surcharge 30k on farm worker 4k claret, two stamps printed on watermarked and unwatermarked paper, full OG, NH or VLH (the last one, appears NH), VF
100.00
674 **/*   745-48
1939, Mikhail Saltykov-Schedrin, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, all are NH, but block of 60k has two left stamps very lightly hinged, VF
150.00
675 **   766 var
1940, Anton Chekhov, 30k red brown, raster vertical diamonds, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
676 **   772/859
1940-41, 63 mint never hinged stamps, forming 16 complete issues, including Physical Culture, Tchaikovsky, Perekop, Lermontov, People's Militia and etc., fresh condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,083
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500.00
677 **   773 var
1940, Ice-Breaker "Georgy Sedov", 30k dark violet, comb perforation, raster horizontal diamonds, bottom sheet margin block of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, especially in premium quality
1000.00
678 **   794-810
1940, All-Union Agriculture Fair, complete set of 17, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $175
100.00
679 **   820 var
1940, Locomotives, 30k dark brown, comb perforation, horizontal gutter block of four, full OG, NH, VF
1200.00
680 **   824-31
1941, Red Army and Navy, complete set in blocks of four, perforation L12 1/2, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
681 **   825, 829, 831 var
1941, Red Army and Navy, 10k, 45k and 1r, perforation L12 1/2, three gutter blocks of four, block of 10k has natural paper inclusion on one stamp, 45k is slightly folded along horizontal perforation, otherwise post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
682 ** W  832-44
1941, Suvorov, Kirghiz Republic, Zhukovski, Karelian Finnish Republic and Moscow Kremlin, five sets of each, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
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250.00
683 **   838-40
1941, Nikolai Zhukovski, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
684  842 var
1941, Karelian Finnish Republic, 45k bluish green, "smooth scroll" variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00