Lots 856 - 867, Catalogue of Auction #61 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
856  B5-8, B9-13
1914-15, World War I Charity issues, two complete sets of four, printed on colored or on white paper, each stamp with black or blue overprint "Obrazets", full or large part of OG (one stamp has no gum), VF
857  B7
1914, World War I Charity issue, imperforated plate proof of reduced design for 7k in green, engraved printing on thickened paper, top sheet margin exemplar, no gum as produced, VF
858 **   B14a
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, 2250r green, printed on thin paper, full OG, NH, VF
859 **   B18, B21 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, double black surcharge 100r+100r on 70k brown and inverted surcharge 250r+250r on 35k ultra, full OG, NH, VF, the last one with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
860  B24 var
1922, "Philately for the Children", 1k orange, overprint inverted and placed diagonally, full OG, VLH (appears NH), VF and extremely rare error, only a few recorded, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse
861 **   B27 var
1922, "Philately for the Children", 5k claret, date in overprint with narrow "8" is partially omitted, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Dr. Jemtschoujin
862 **   B30-33
1922, Rostov-on-Don issue, complete set of four, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $150
863 **   B34-37
1922, "For the Hungry", complete set in blocks of 50 (25+25), three with vertical and one with horizontal gutter in the middle, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
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864 **   B45a
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, black surcharge 14k+30k on 300r green, printed on thin paper, well margined exemplar, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
865  B54a
1927, Child Welfare, 10+2k olive brown and orange brown, perforation 10 1/2, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $200
866 **   B168a
1990, Zoo Relief Fund, top sheet margin imperforated se-tenant block of three with label, full OG, NH, VF
867 **   B175a
1990, "Armenia '90" Philatelic Exhibition, triple (!) black overprint on Earthquake Relief issue, bottom sheet margin block of three with label, full OG, NH, VF