Lots 602 - 641, Catalogue of Auction #62 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
602    
1921, philatelic advertising Kerensky postcard of 5k red brown with R.S.F.S.R. overprint, sent by registered mail from Arkhangelsk to Germany via Petrograd, four-line marking at the bottom left reads that postage of 10r paidby cash, re-directed, all appropriate markings, VF
75.00
603 **/*   181/86 var
1921, 100r-1000r, eight values printed on different paper, representing various color shades, including 100r yellow brown, 200r pale brownish gray, 1000r rose on chalky paper, full OG, NH or previously hinged (3), VF
300.00
604 **   183b
1921, 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, double impression, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
605 * P  183b, 187, 193 var
1921-22, three items, horizontal pair of 250r with double impression (one stamp has vertical crease), proof of 40r in gray violet and shifted black surcharge 5000r on 5r blue, full OG or no gum as produced, VF
100.00
606  186a
1921, 1000r carmine, printed on ordinary paper, double impression, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
607 **   190 fn
1921, 4th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 200r brown, top sheet margin horizontal pair of unissued stamp, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
608 **   190 fn
1921, 4th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 200r brown, unissued value, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
609  191a, b, c
1921, black surcharge 5000r on 1r orange, three items printed on ordinary paper, surcharge inverted, double and horizontal pair, one stamp without the surcharge, minor gum creases, otherwise full OG, NH (pair) orpreviously hinged, VF appearance, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, expertized by P. Buchsbayew and Z. Mikulski
150.00
610 **   192 var
1921, black surcharge 5000r on 2r brown, right sheet margin stamp with double impression, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
611  192b
1921, double black surcharge 5000r on 2r brown, minor usual gum bends, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
612 **   194 var
1921, double black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue, printed on ordinary paper, tiny gum wrinkles as usual, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
613  194 var
1921, double black surcharge 5000r on 20r blue, first surcharge without a dot after RSFSR, second one placed diagonally, bottom sheet margin exemplar printed on ordinary paper, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
614 **   194a var
1921, inverted black surcharge 5000r on 20r ultra, printed on thin paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
615  194b
1921, black surcharge 5000r on 20r ultra, printed on thin paper, bottom right corner margin horizontal pair, right stamp without the surcharge, full OG, VLH, VF
150.00
616 **   195a
1921, inverted black surcharge 10,000r on 40r slate, basic stamp is small size, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
617 **   196a
1921, inverted red surcharge 5000r on 1r orange, full OG, NH, F/VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
75.00
618  196 var
1921, black over red (double) surcharge 5000r on 1r orange, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
300.00
619  200f
1922, red surcharge (with periods after Russian letters) 10,000r on 40r slate, basic stamp is large size, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by Z. Mikulski, C.v. $225
100.00
620 **/*   201, a var
1922, black diagonal surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, two stamps printed on ordinary or thin paper, first one with triple surcharge (Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs), the other one has inverted surcharge, full OG, previously hinged or NH, VF
100.00
621 **   201 var
1922, double (one inverted) black diagonal surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
622 **   201 var
1922, triple (one inverted) black diagonal surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, right margin exemplar printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
623  201
1922, proof of black diagonal litho surcharge 7500r on piece of yellowish gray wove paper, horizontal pair, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
250.00
624 **   201c var
1922, blue black diagonal litho surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
625  202
1922, proof of 5000r in violet, printed on watermarked "horizontal diamonds" paper, a part of red overprint "Obrazets", no gum, VF
150.00
626  202, 204
1922, proof of 10,000r in light blue, printed on cream paper without watermark, in addition the similar proof of 5000r with bottom margin, but with shortage of the top one, both with full OG, NH, VF
250.00
627  205 var
1922, 7500r blue, printed on chalk-surfaced paper without watermark, block of four with portion of adjoined stamps on the left, a spectacular foldover representing partial print on gum side, full OG, previously hinged, VF
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200.00
628 **   210 var
1922, black diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r, two stamps of typo printing in violet or pale violet, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
629 **   210, b, c
1922, black diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, four vertical gutter blocks of eight, printed on ordinary, thin or chalk-surfaced paper, two with control No.2 on margin, some folds along the gutter, one stamp has tiny thin, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
630 **   210a
1922, inverted black diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
631 **   210 var
1922, black diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, ordinary paper, basic stamp and surcharge printed on gum side, top left corner sheet margin block of four, marginal hinge on ungummed side, VF and very rare multiple
2500.00
632 **   211 var
1922, 5th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 5r ocher and black, thinned paper (0.053-0.055 mm), bottom right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
633    212
1922, registered cover from Petrograd to Vienna, franked by 38 stamps, including 37 values of 5th Anniversary 10r brown and black, appropriate markings, mostly VF
100.00
634 (*)   213 var
1922, 5th Anniversary of the October Revolution, (25r), bottom left corner margin exemplar with omitted black color, tiny natural paper inclusion, unused, no gum, VF appearance
150.00
635  231
1922, imperforated essay of soldier 25r in brown, unissued denomination, printed on creamy paper, natural pin-point inclusion at the top margin, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
636 **   233 var
1922-23, soldier 100r orange, imperforated pane of 25, error stamp of 70r is on position 12, double impression at the top four rows, official handstamp "Zabrakovano" (Rejected) in black, several 3mm tears on the right margin, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, N. Mandrovski certificate
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30000.00
637  233, var
1923, soldier 100r orange, imperforated block of 20 (from the top left part of a sheet of 100), used on back side of an envelope to NYC, stamp on position 14 with broken "0" in the right value tablet, Berdichev cancellation, mostly VF
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100.00
638  238a, 240b var
1923, soldier 3r carmine and peasant 5r blue, two imperforated stamps with double impression, first one has one impression inverted, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
639  241A
1923, soldier, two perforated essays of 20r in dark gray and black violet, sheet margin singles, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
640 **/*   177/241c

Collection on Exhibition Style pages

1919-23, 240 mint stamps in singles, gutter pairs, blocks and complete panes, including some valuable items, we mention several doubtful inverted surcharges, nevertheless beautiful and valuable unit, full/large part of OG, mostly VF, Est. $750-$900
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
500.00
641 */U   AR1/14

Postal Revenue stamps
Fragment of a Collection

1918-21, 28 Postal Saving and Control stamps mounted on two pages, including three large pieces with regular RSFSR stamps, as well as three Consular stamps of1913, fresh condition, F/VF, C.v. is over $750, Est. $200-$250
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150.00