Lots 685 - 844, Catalogue of Auction #61 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
685 **   850-51
1941, Mikhail Lermontov, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, perforation L12 1/2, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
686 **   852-55
1941-42, Lenin Museum, complete set of four, stamp of 45k has comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $225
100.00
687 **   856
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
688 **   857-58
1942, Alisher Navoi, complete set of two, stamp of 30k has comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
75.00
689 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 40k blue, top right corner margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
200.00
690 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 40k blue, block of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,600++
1200.00
691 **   867-72, 873-77, 890-94
1942-43, Great Patriotic War, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, mostly VF
100.00
692 **   877 var
1943, Anti-Aircraft Battery, 45k blue, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
693 **   886 var
1943, Vitus Bering, 30k gray blue, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1200.00
694 **   895-959, C77-81
1943-44, 79 mint never hinged stamps and one souvenir sheet, including complete Year Set of 1944, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $363
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200.00
695 **   907 var
1943, Tehran Conference, 30k black, red and blue, left sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
696 **   911-14
1944, Liberation of Russian Cities, complete set of four, 15 complete sets in large blocks, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
697 **   911 var
1944, Defence of Stalingrad, 30k dull brown and carmine, small size stamp 32x21.5mm, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
698 **   933 var
1944, Vladimir Lenin, 45k gray black, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
699 **   960-1020
1945 Year, complete set of 78 stamps and one souvenir sheet (no #984-86 imperforated set), full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $258
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150.00
700 **   960-65 imp
1945, Military Orders, imperforated complete set in blocks of six (2x3), two of which with control No. on margins, full OG, NH VF
75.00
701 **   964 var
1945, Military Order of Ushakov, 1r blue on green network, block of four, imperforated horizontally between stamps and at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF and rare
500.00
702 **   969 var
1945, Victory at Stalingrad, 3r brown black and red, right margin exemplar, imperforated on the right, slight gum wrinkle at the top left, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
703 **   973 var
1945, Order of Victory, 3r brownish red, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1200.00
704 **   975 var
1945, Battle Scene, 30k blue black and orange, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
705 **   986A var
1945, Motherhood Medal, 1r black brown on green network, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
706 **   987a
1945, Academy of Sciences, 30k blue violet, left sheet margin horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
707 **   1003 var
1945, V. Lenin, 50k black, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
708 **   1007 var
1945, Mikhail Kutuzov, 30k blue violet, right sheet margin horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
709 **   1021/100
1946 Year, complete set of 71 stamps and three souvenir sheets, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $407
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250.00
710 **   1024 var
1946, Victory Medal, 60k brownish red, bottom sheet margin stamp, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, F/VF centering
300.00
711 **   1075 var
1946, Combine Harvesters, 5k olive brown, bottom sheet margin vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
712 **   1076 var
1946, Petroleum Industry, 10k dark green, raster vertical diamonds, top sheet margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
713 **/*   1080a var
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamp, 15k black and dark red, four blocks of four, three different types of the bottom text, and sheet with "bridge to Alaska" variety, full OG, NH or LH (last one), VF
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100.00
714 **   1081a var
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamp, 30k green and brown, souvenir sheet of four, part of the text at the top and bottom is omitted (albino print), minor usual gum waves, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
715 **   1081a var
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamp, 30k green and brown, souvenir sheet of four, text at the top and bottom is strongly misplaced, slight top left corner bend, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
1000.00
716 **   1085 var
1946, Reconstruction of the Dnieper Dam, 30k brown black, horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
717 **   1087/188
1947 Year, complete set of 120 stamps and one souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $424
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200.00
718 **   1087 var
1947, Aleksandr Karpinski, 30k dark green, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
719 **   1104 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Russian Federation, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated horizontally between stamps and at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
720 **   1105 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Armenian Republic, 30k reddish brown, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
721 **   1118 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Ukrainian Republic, 30k dark violet blue, top left corner margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
722 **   1119 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Uzbek Republic, 30k olive brown, bottom sheet margin exemplar, tiny gum wrinkle, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
300.00
723 **   1120 var
1947, Coat of Arms of the USSR, 1r multicolored, original printing, right sheet margin vertical pair with vertical pre-printing paper fold, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
724 **   1125, imp var
1947, Moscow Council Building, 30k brown black, gray blue and red, perforated and imperforated blocks of four, original and reprint, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
725 **   1142 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 1r dark violet, top right corner margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1200.00
726 **   1143-46
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 1r-5r, vertical se-tenant strip of four plus blank label, folded once along perforation, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
727 **   1146 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 5r multicolored, ornament and text is in light blue, color variety, bottom right corner margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
200.00
728 **   1161 var
1947, Spasski Tower, 60k dark red, left sheet margin horizontal strip of three, imperforated vertically between stamps and on the left, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
729 **   1166 var
1947, Sanatorium "Abkhazia", 30k red brown, top sheet margin exemplar, imperforated horizontally at the top and bottom, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
730 **   1166 var
1947, Sanatorium "Abkhazia", 30k red brown, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
731  1171 var
1947, Sanatorium "Zapadugol" at Sochi, 30k brown black, top sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the top, neat cancellation, VF
75.00
732  1176-77
1947, Stalingrad and Kharkov Tractor Plants, two trial color imperforated proofs of 30k, first one is in brown violet, the other one - in lilac brown, fresh, no gum (removed from a presentation card), VF and scarce
1200.00
733 **   1189/317, C82
1948 Year, complete set of 132 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,552
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2, 3, 4
1000.00
734  1198
1948, 24th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, three trial color imperforated proofs of 60k in brownish orange and two of 1r (unissued denomination) in gray blue and brown, each one affixed on a thin card, fresh condition, VF and rare assembly
1500.00
735 **   1217 var
1948, farm worker 20k brown, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
736 **   1220 var
1948, Moscow Kremlin, 50k bright blue, right sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
737 **   1245 var
1948, 25th Anniversary of the USSR, 60k carmine and dark green, left sheet margin stamp, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
738 **   1261-64
1948, Five-Year Plan, Transports, complete set of four, stamp of 30k on thick (0.09mm) paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
739 **   1268-71
1948, Five-Year Plan, Ferrous Metallurgy, complete set in blocks of eight (4x2), full OG, NH, VF
100.00
740 **   1306 var
1948, Coat of Arms of the USSR, 40k dark red, size 15x22mm, original printing, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
741 **   1318/428, C83-90
1949 Year, complete set of 116 stamps (less #1343-47, no souvenir sheets), full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,114
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750.00
742 **   1343-47
1949, 15k-50k, regular issue, complete set of five, blocks of four, all are from original printings, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
743 **   1360a
1949, Alexander Pushkin, souvenir sheet of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
100.00
744 **   1364-65
1949, Sormovo Machine and Boat Works, complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
745 **   1377 var
1949, Kayak Race, 25k bluish green, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, raster vertical diamonds, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
746 **   1429/536
1950 Year, complete set of 101 stamps (less #1518-25), full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,172
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750.00
747 Mi 1335 II var
1950, Coat of Arms of the USSR, 40k red, typo printing, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, nicely centered, full OG, VLH, VF
1000.00
748 **   1443-44
1950, Soviet Elections, complete set in blocks of six (3x2), bottom right stamp of 40k block has a spot in front of "Pochta" variety, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
749 **   1496 var
1950, Latvian Soviet Republic, 2r black brown, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
750 **   1518-25
1950, Moscow Skyscrapers, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $460
200.00
751 **   1529-31 var
1950, Ivan Aivazovsky, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, original printings, stamps of 40k and 50k originated from miniature sheets of ten, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
500.00
752 **   1547 var
1951, Mongolian Flag and Coat of Arms, 1r multicolored, blue color is strongly shifted to the bottom left, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common block is added for comparison
400.00
753 **   1568-83
1951, Russian Scientists, complete set of 16, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
754 **   1568 var
1951, Aleksandr Butlerov, 40k orange on bluish paper, raster horizontal diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in premium quality
800.00
755 **   1569 var
1951, Aleksandr Kovalevski, 40k dark blue on salmon paper, top sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1000.00
756 **   1576 var
1951, Aleksandr Lodygin, 40k green, raster horizontal diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1000.00
757 **   1598-602
1951, Development of Communism, complete set of five, mostly margin exemplars, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $248
100.00
758 **   1612-60
1952 Year, complete set of 49 stamps, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $512++
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350.00
759 **   1632-34
1952, Romania, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
760 **   1641, var
1952, Kayum Nasyri, 40k brown on yellow paper, left sheet margin block of four, bottom right stamp has a dot after "Pochta" variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
761  1647 var
1952, Paintings by Vassily Polenov, 1r multicolored, bottom right corner margin horizontal strip of three, double perforation at the bottom and imperforated on the right (possibly trimmed), CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
762 **   1661-88
1953 Year, complete set of 28 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $230
150.00
763 **   1662, var
1953, Stalin Peace Medal, 40k multicolored, two blocks of four, printed on bluish or pink paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
764 **   1676-77
1953, 36th Anniversary of the October Revolution, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
765 **   1678-79
1953, 50th Anniversary of the Communist Party, complete set in blocks of four, 1r folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
766 **   1689a var
1957, Coat of Arms, 40k scarlet, double impression, top right corner margin block of four, slight gum waves, full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
767 **   1693 var
1954, Valery Chkalov, 1r gray, violet blue and brown black, comb perforation, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
768 **   1709 var
1954, 300th Anniversary of the Union between Ukraine and Russia, red overprint on 2r green, right sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
769 **   1723 var
1954, Mikhail Glinka, 40k deep claret, rose and black brown, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
770 **   1734 var
1954, Agriculture Exhibition, Main Pavilion, 1r multicolored, bottom sheet margin exemplar with olive green color shifted to the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
771 **   1737 var
1954, University of Kazan, 60k claret, bottom sheet margin stamp, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
772 **   1746-88, C91-96
1955 Year, complete set of 49 stamps and nine souvenir sheets, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $352
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2, 3, 4
200.00
773 **   1767a fn
1962, 25th Anniversary of the North Pole Station, souvenir sheet of four with red overprint (type II), full OG, NH, VF
100.00
774 **   1789-904, C97
1956 Year, complete set of 118 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $301
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200.00
775  1792 var
1956, Academician Alexey Krylov, 40k gray, brown and black, perforation L12 1/2, top left corner margin block of four, CTO with full OG, VF
150.00
776 **   1858-59, 1896 var
1956, Ivan Franko, complete set in blocks of four, 1r has perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
777 **   1860a
1956, Mukhamed Aivazov, 40k yellow green, three-line inscription, top left corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
778  1860a var
1956, Mukhamed Aivazov, 40k yellow green, three-line inscription, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, full OG, previously hinged, VF
1500.00
779 **   1884, var
1956, Antarctic Expedition, 40k slate, greenish blue and red, horizontal strip of three, stamp in the middle has omitted flag variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
780 **   1897-901, 1898 var
1956, Russian Writers, complete set of five in blocks of four, in addition Lomonosov with comb perforation, printed on white paper, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
781 **   1905-2027
1957 Year, complete set of 129 stamps and three souvenir sheets (no Youth Festival imperforated set), full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $310
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2, 3, 4
200.00
782 **   1913/40 imp
1957, Youth Festival, imperforated complete set of five, mostly margin copies, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $365
150.00
783 **   1913/40 imp
1957, Youth Festival, imperforated complete set of five in horizontal pairs, pair of 10k with offset on gum side and 1r has tiny gum wrinkle on one stamp, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
784 **   1932, var
1957, Academician Leonhard Euler, 40k violet and gray, two blocks of four, comb and line perforation respectively, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
785 **   1944 var
1957, Jubilee of Leningrad, red overprint on 1r black brown on greenish paper, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
800.00
786 **   1946 var
1957, Henry Fielding, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
787 **   1967 var
1957, 3rd International Youth Games, 60k ultra and brown, left sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
788 **   1967 var
1957, 3rd International Youth Games, 60k ultra and brown, bottom sheet margin vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and rare
1500.00
789 **   1977 var
1957, Youth Festival, Moscow Views, 1r red and gray black, top sheet margin stamp, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
790 **   1978 var
1957, Youth Festival, Moscow Views, 1r violet blue and gray black, top right corner margin copy, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
791 **   1995, var
1957, Falling of Sikhote Alin' Meteor, 40k multicolored, two blocks of four, comb perforation 12 1/2x12 and double line perforation L12 1/2 respectively, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
792 **   2021
1957, Konstantin Tsiolkovski, the first "Sputnik", black overprint on 40k brown and blue, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
793 **   2028-157
1958 Year, complete set of 157 stamps and three souvenir sheets, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $267
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2, 3, 4
150.00
794  2030
1958, Industrial Exhibition, imperforated proof of 60k in gray violet, red and black, top sheet margin exemplar, printed on chalky paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF
500.00
795 **   2059, var
1958, Jan Komensky, 40k green, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
796 **   2093, var
1958, International Astronomical Congress, 60k light blue, violet and yellow, block of four, top right stamp has "UAU" variety, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
797 **   2144 var
1958, Sergei Esenin, 40k multicolored, gray color is omitted, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, the only block of 25 of this error had been found at the Riga Post Office, N. Mandrovski certificate
5000.00
798 **  Mi XX
1958, Voroshilovgrad Locomotive Plant, 40k brown and orange, unissued stamp due to political reasons, right sheet margin exemplar, perfect centering, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
799 **   2164 var
1959, Shalom Aleichem, 40k brown, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
800 **   2170, var
1959, Victory of the Soviet Basketball Team, red overprint on 1r brown red and brown, left sheet margin block of four, top right stamp with "Ch" under "k" variety, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
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1500.00
801 **   2170, var
1959, Victory of the Soviet Basketball Team, red overprint on 1r brown red and brown, top right corner margin horizontal pair, right stamp with "ch" between "o" and "m" variety (position 10), full OG, NH, VF
200.00
802 **   2320 var
1960, 15th Anniversary of Czechoslovakia, 60k black brown, orange and yellow, vertical strip of three, horizontal perforation is strongly misplaced, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
803 **   2353 var
1960, 20th Anniversary of Latvian Republic, 40k blue, red and gray, red color is significantly shifted to the left, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
300.00
804 **   2441 imp
1961, Space Rockets, 3k dark violet, horizontal imperforated pair, excellent condition in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and rare
3000.00
805 **   2452 var
1961, Taras Shevchenko, 6k black, green and red brown with label on the left, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
1500.00
806 **   2453 var
1961, Andrey Rubliov, 4k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1200.00
807 **   2460 var
1961, Africa Liberation Day, 4k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2, nice stamp in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and rare
2000.00
808  2493
1961, Vissarion Belinski, (4k), imperforated stage proof of engraved printing in black, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
809 **   2497 var
1961, Gliders in Flight, 4k slate and red, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1000.00
810 **   2582 var
1962, 92nd Anniversary of the Birth of Lenin, 10k dark red. gray and black, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and rare
2000.00
811 **   2607, 5445 var
1962-86, Steeplechase and Ice-Hockey, two blocks of four with complete or partial offset on gum side, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
812 **   2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, 1r, souvenir sheet in green, numbered at the bottom with "029790", full OG, NH, VF
150.00
813 **   2926 fn var
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, 1r, souvenir sheet in green, "broken star" variety, numbered at the bottom with "023304", full OG, NH, VF
200.00
814 **   3058, var
1965, Fedor Chaliapin, 6k gray olive and black, right sheet margin horizontal strip of three, right stamp is wider for 3mm than common stamps due to strong shift of vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
815 **   3672 var
1969, New Year of 1970, Vladimir Lenin, 4k multicolored, right sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the right, vertical fold between stamp and margin, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
816 **   3711 var
1970, Lenin Philatelic Exhibition, souvenir sheet of one, type I, thick text at the bottom and parallel embossed lines, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
817 **   3715 var
1970, 10th Victory in Ice-Hockey World Cup, red overprint on 6k blue and slate, basic stamp has partly omitted central design, bottom right corner margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF and rare, a common stamp is added for comparison
750.00
818 **   4493 imp
1976, Intercosmos Space Program, 20k multicolored, left sheet margin exemplar, slight horizontal crease, full OG, NH, VF appearance
400.00
819 **   4506 imp
1976, Caucasus Flowers, 2k multicolored, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
820 **   4508 imp
1976, Caucasus Flowers, 4k multicolored, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
821 **   4792
1979, New Year issue, Olympic Misha, 5k multicolored, miniature sheet of 16 in appropriate light blue folder, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
822 **   4795 imp
1979, Flag and Soviet Emblem, 4k multicolored, right sheet margin imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and very rare
5000.00
823 **   5012 imp
1982, Nazym Khikmet, 6k multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
1200.00
824 **   5072 var
1982, Glider "Red Star", 6k multicolored, double impression of black color, full OG, NH, VF, a new discovery, a common stamp is added for comparison
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400.00
825 **   5076 imp
1982, Giuseppe Garibaldi, 6k multicolored, top sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
826 **   5111 imp
1982, Temryuk Lighthouse, 6k multicolored, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
827  5184 var
1983, Paintings by J. Khrutski, 4k multicolored, dark blue frame, yellow brown denomination and inscription are shifted to the left, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, CTO with full OG, VF
300.00
828 **   5190 imp
1983, National Food Program, 5k multicolored, top sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, left stamp has tiny gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
829 **   5207
1983, New Year of 1984, 5k multicolored, miniature sheet of 16 with appropriate light blue folder, full OG, NH, VF
60.00
830 **   5207 imp
1983, New Year of 1984, 5k multicolored, imperforated block of four, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF
2000.00
831 **   5216 imp
1984, 25th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution, 5k multicolored, well margined imperforated stamp, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
250.00
832 **   5228 imp
1984, Snow Leopard, 4k multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, left stamp has slight gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF
1200.00
833  5475-76
1986, UNESCO Campaigns in the Soviet Union, two artist's proof sheetlets by Y. Arcimenev, containing 15 hand-written watercolor essays, eight for 10k and seven for 15k denomination, one sheetlet has small tear at the bottom not affecting the stamps, mainly fresh, VF and probably unique
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500.00
834 **   5541a-44a
1987, WWF - Polar Bears, complete set in miniature sheets of eight, post office fresh condition, NH, VF, Mi #5694-97Klb
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600.00
835 **   5691 var
1988, Vernal Buttercup, 35k multicolored, right sheet margin vertical strip of three, horizontal perforation is strongly misplaced, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
836 **   5815 imp
1989, Kosta Khetagurov, 5k dark brown, vertical imperforated pair, very well margins, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
837 **   7030 var
2007, 125th Anniversary of Telephone Service in Russia, 5r multicolored, dark green color omitted (text at the top), full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
250.00
838  7062 var
2008, 450th Anniversary of Astrakhan', 8r multicolored, perforation L12 1/2, trial issue, right sheet margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF, a modern rarity, a common stamp has value 9r and comb perforation 11 1/2 (added for comparison)
1500.00
839 **   7068 var

Stamp Booklets and Booklet Panes

2008, Inauguration of President Medvedev, 7r multicolored, uncut pane contains two miniature sheets of four stamps, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, only a few uncut panes of eight stamps survived
6000.00
840 SB   7418
2012, Russian Animated Movies, multicolored cover, contains six bilingual (Russian-English) pages, including unissued souvenir sheet of four 10r stamps, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, only 3,000 booklets were produced
250.00
841 SB   7418
2012, Russian Animated Movies, multicolored cover, contains six bilingual (Russian-English) pages, including unissued souvenir sheet of four 10r stamps, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
842    

Soviet Concentration Camp Correspondence

1941, telegram with private content from Taganrog to Burlag (Bureinskiy Labor Camp at Far Eastern Region, now Jewish Autonomous Oblast in Khabarovsk Region),hand-written on official Ministry of Communications form, vertical filing fold, mostly VF
100.00
843    1392-93

Soviet Thematic Philately
Chess Tournaments

1951, Soviet Union Chess Championships, registered cover franked by three stamps, including complete set of UPU issue (1949), tied by commemorative ds, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce item
500.00
844    

Selection of Chess Tournament Covers

1951-86, six covers and two postcards from various Chess Events, such as World Championships of 1951, 1954, 1958 and 1960, Soviet Union Championships of 1958 and 1962,two "Karpov-Kasparov" World Championship Matches of 1985 and 1986, all are properly franked, cancelled by commemorative tournament markings, nice condition, VF
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2, 3, 4
750.00