Lots 642 - 805, Catalogue of Auction #62 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
642 **   242-45, 246-49
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, imperforated and perforated complete sets of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
643 **   246 var
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, 1r brown and orange, perforation 13 1/2 strongly shifted from the left to the design, tiny natural paper inclusion, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
644 **   261-64
1924, 4k-30k, complete set of four, litho printing, two stamps with sheet margins, slight paper fold on 10k, usual centering, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
645 **   265-68, 269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated (wide frame) and perforated complete sets of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
646 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, wide frame, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
647 **   266 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 6k red and black, wide frame, red color is misplaced, top right corner sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
648  275A
1924-25, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, well-margined imperforated single, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF and very scarce, C.v. $4,000
1500.00
649 **   276
1924-25, worker 1k orange, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, full OG, NH, F/VF centering
100.00
650 **  Mi 229 II DD
1924-25, peasant 2k green, typo printing, imperforated exemplar with double impression, a part of control line at the top and adjoined stamp at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 3,000
300.00
651 **   280
1924-25, worker 5k lilac, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
652  282
1924-25, soldier 7k brown, perforation 14 1/2x15, side margin horizontal strip of five, perfin "Obrazets", full OG, NH, VF
150.00
653  282/93
1924-25, 7k, 8k, 20k, 30k and 5r, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15 or 13 1/2, five horizontal strips of five or four (5r), each one with perfin "Obrazets" and invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
654 **  Mi 233 II, 248E-61E
1924-26, 7k-5r, typo printing, imperforated complete set of eight, printed on white improved paper, in addition peasant 6k light blue, imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
655 **   286
1924-25, worker 14k gray blue, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
656  287
1924-25, peasant 15k lemon yellow, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, two exemplars, intact perforation, postally used, VF, C.v. $300
150.00
657 **   288, 292 imp
1924-25, peasant 20k green and soldier 3r dark brown and green, typo printing, two horizontal imperforated pairs with invalidating perforation, the last one has bottom right corner bend, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
658 **   290, 277a
1924-25, soldier 1r red and brown, perforation 14 1/2x15, peasant 2k green, perforation 12, two stamps in horizontal gutter pairs, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
659 **   290 imp var
1924-25, soldier (1r), red color only, typo printing, right sheet margin exemplar, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
660 **   291 imp var
1924-25, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing on grayish paper, imperforated exemplar with double impression (one inverted) and a part of boxed marking "Pogasheno" (Cancelled), horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
661 **   276a/89a
1925, 1k-50k, set of ten, including stamp of 4k, typo printing, perforation 12, full OG, NH, mostly VF
250.00
662 **   293a
1924-25, worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, perforation 10 1/2, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
663 **/*   294-97, 298-301
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated and perforated complete sets of four, three imperforated stamps with sheet margins, full OG, NH or VLH (perforated 7k and 20k - both appear NH), F/VF
100.00
664 **   302-03 imp
1925, Vladimir Lenin, 5r and 10r, imperforated complete set of two, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
665 **   302-03 imp
1925, Vladimir Lenin, 5r and 10r, imperforated complete set in top left corner sheet margin blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
666 **   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
667 **/*   304/17
1926, worker, 1k, 5k, 8k and 20k, re-engraved cliche, complete set of four, full OG, NH (8k) or VLH, VF
100.00
668 **   306, 322-23 var
1928, 3k, 1r and 2r, three stamps with horizontal position of watermark "borders and rosettes", full OG, NH, VF
250.00
669  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
670 **   311a
1925, worker 8k brown olive, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
671 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k brown olive, litho printing, three stamps, two of which with "small head" variety, horizontal invalidating perforation across the design or at the top of the stamp, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
672 **   316 var
1925, soldier 18k violet, printed on cream paper, horizontal strip of five with perfin "Obrazets", perf separation between first and second stamps, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
673 **   324a var
1925, soldier 3r dark brown and green, perforation 12 1/2, type I, poured background variety at the top and bottom, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
500.00
674 **   304-15, 317-25 imp
1926, 1k-5r, imperforated complete set of 20, some with sheet margins, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
675 **   324, 325 var
1926, 3r and 5r, printed on watermarked paper, two imperforated top sheet margin blocks of four, bottom left stamp of 5r with thick "o" in "zolotom" variety (position 12), full OG, NH, VF
100.00
676 **   326-27
1925, Academy of Sciences, complete set in blocks of four, 15k originated from a sheet with horizontal gutter, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
677  326-27
1925, Academy of Sciences, complete set of two perforated proofs, printed on thick paper without watermark, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
678 **   331
1925, Decembrist Mutiny, 7k brown, bottom sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
679 **/*   336-338, 339-41, var
1925, 20th Anniversary of the Revolution of 1905, two pages from a Collection, representing imperforated and perforated complete sets of three, as well as all recorded perforation varieties and horizontal pairimperforated between stamps and on the right, full OG, NH or LH (2), VF
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200.00
680 **   342-44
1926, Vladimir Lenin, 1r-3r, complete set of three, perforation 10 1/2, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
681  343a
1926, Vladimir Lenin, 2r black violet, perforation 12 1/2, full OG, VLH, F/VF, C.v. $250
100.00
682 **   347-48
1926, Esperanto Congress, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
683    348
1926, registered cover sent from Esperanto Congress at Leningrad on August 9, franked by appropriate Esperanto 14k green and lilac and worker 1k orange, tied by special date stamp in blue, backstamped, VF
100.00
684 **   349-50, 353-58
1927, black or red surcharge 8k on regular or commemorative stamps, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
685 **   349a-50
1927, black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, perforation 12 1/2, two top sheet margin vertical gutter blocks of four, printed on unwatermarked or watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
686 **   349a, var
1927, black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, perforation 12 1/2, printed on paper without watermark, top right stamp without a dot after "kop" variety (position 82), full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
687  353a
1927, red surcharge 8k on Popov stamp of 7k blue, inverted "8" variety of surcharge, full OG, LH, F/VF
75.00
688 **   359-65, 366-72
1927, black surcharge 8k on Postage Due stamps, two complete sets of seven, printed on unwatermarked and watermarked paper, full OG, NH, mostly VF
75.00
689 **   360 var
1927, black surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due 2k violet, basic stamp is typo printing, perforation 12 1/2, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
690  361 var
1927, inverted surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due stamp of 3k light blue, litho printing, perforation 12, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
100.00
691 **   368 var
1927, surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due stamp of 3k light blue, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
692 **   375-81, 381 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, complete set of seven, all are NH, in addition stamp of 28k with perforation 10x10 1/2 (LH), full OG, VF
100.00
693 **   375 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 3k carmine, top sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated at the top, usual centering, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
2000.00
694 **   378 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 8k brown and black, bottom left corner margin imperforated block of four, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
695  379 var
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 14k blue and red, no red color on Sakhalin Island variety, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
696 **   382-400
1927-28, the second definitive issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
697  389
1926, the second definitive issue, peasant, perforated proof of 8k in violet, affixed on gray brown cardboard and overprinted "Proekt. 24 sentiabria 1926g." in red, approximate size 80x115mm, fresh, VF and very rare
5000.00
698 **   391 imp
1927, worker 10k brown, bottom margin horizontal imperforated pair, perfect and flawless item, full OG, NH, VF and rare, especially in pair
5000.00
699 **   393-94
1927, the second definitive issue, Lenin, 18k olive green and 18k blue, two bottom sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
700  393
1926, the second definitive issue, soldier, perforated proof of 18k in blue, affixed on gray brown cardboard and overprinted "Proekt. 24 sentiabria 1926g." in red, approximate size 82x114mm, VF and very rare
5000.00
701  393
1927, the second definitive issue, V. Lenin, perforated proof in orange brown, no value indicated, affixed on gray brown cardboard and overprinted "Proekt.12 ianvaria 1927g." in red, approximate size 82x114mm, VF and extremely rare
5000.00
702 **   400, var
1927, peasant 80k orange, bottom right corner margin horizontal strip of three, right stamp with double transfer of peasant's face variety, full OG, NH, VF, scarce and spectacular item
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300.00
703 **/*   402-05, 405 var
1928, 10th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set of four, all are NH, in addition stamp of 28k with thick "C" variety (LH), full OG, mostly VF
75.00
704 **   411-12
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, complete set of two in top margin horizontal pairs, 10k is from horizontal gutter sheet, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
705 **   411, b
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, 10k olive brown, bottom sheet margin block of four, two stamps at the foot with combined perforation 12 1/2x12x10 1/2x12, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
3000.00
706 **   413-26
1929-31, the third definitive issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, mostly VF
75.00
707 **   415, var
1929, peasant 3k light blue, right sheet margin block of four, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
300.00
708 **/*   416, 419 var
1929, farm worker 4k claret and worker 10k olive green, two stamps in blocks of four, each one has strongly misplaced perforation, full OG, NH (two stamps of each block) or LH, VF
200.00
709 **   426 var
1929, peasant 80k, two stamps of distinctly different colors of design and background, both have broken peasant's lip variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
710 **   430, var
1929-30, Industrialization, 28k dark violet, block of four, bottom left stamp with a dot between first and second "C" in "CCCP" variety (position 52), full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
711 **   435
1930, Educational Exhibition, 10k olive green, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
712 **   437 var
1930, Volkhov Power Station, 3r green and brown black, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
713  437 var
1930, Volkhov Power Station, 3r green and brown black, central design is strongly misplaced, postally used, VF
100.00
714   Mi P96, P98, P173
1930-42, two advertising (Intourist and Resinotrust) and one patriotic postcards, first ones are postally used and in collectible quality, the latter is unused, VF
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100.00
715 **   456-67
1931-32, the third regular issue, 1k-1r, imperforated complete set of nine with additional color shade varieties, the total is seven singles and five horizontal pairs, appropriate margins, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
716 **   470-71
1932-33, Maxim Gorki, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $100
75.00
717  470a
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k brown, nice margins imperforated exemplar, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $200
75.00
718 **   472-78, var
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of the October Revolution, complete set of seven, in addition shades varieties of 3k-30k, full OG, NH, mostly VF
300.00
719 **   477
1933, 15th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k gray black, block of four, folded along vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
720 **   480-82
1933, Karl Marx, complete set of three in vertical or horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
721 **   485-86, 486a
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, in addition stamp of 35k with perforation 10 1/2, the last one with tiny mount adhesion on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
722  485-86, 486a
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, in addition stamp of 35k with perforation 10 1/2, full OG, LH or previously hinged (15k), VF, C.v. $132.50
75.00
723  486 fn
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, souvenir sheet of four, printed on thin cardboard, favor Exhibition cancel "-5.12.32" in red at the top right corner, slightly rounded corners and minimal foxing as typical for this sheet, VF and very rare, especially in used condition, P. Buchsbayew certificate
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20000.00
724  485-86, 487-88
1932-33, Moscow and Leningrad Philatelic Exhibitions, two complete sets of two, full OG, previously hinged, mostly VF
200.00
725 **   487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, surcharged issue, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
250.00
726  487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, complete set of two, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $385
150.00
727 **   489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, 1k-35k, complete set of 21, fresh condition, full OG, NH, F/VF and difficult set to assemble, C.v. $750
500.00
728  489
1933, Ethnographic issue, trial color proof of 1k in gray blue, perforation 11 1/2, removed from a presentation card with a part of letter "P" (Project) at the bottom, VF and rare
1500.00
729  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, complete set of five, full original uneven gum as always, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $198
75.00
730 **   520 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 5k gray black, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps and at the top, full OG, NH (LH on margin only far away from the stamp), VF and scarce
1500.00
731  521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k purple, design is shown on gum side variety, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
732  523
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color proof of 40k in red, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, perforation 14, gummed, VF
1000.00
733 **   524-28
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, complete set of five, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $300
150.00
734  528 var
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, 35k brown, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF and scarce
1200.00
735 **   529a-30a
1934, Ivan Fedorov, imperforated complete set of two, enlarged margins, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
736  531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, complete set of two, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
737  531
1934, Yakov Sverdlov, perforated trial color proof of 10k in olive green, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, fresh condition, gummed, VF and rare
2000.00
738 **   536-39
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, complete set of four, nice and choice, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $750
300.00
739 **/*   536-39
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, complete set of four, nice quality, full OG, NH (5k and 15k) or VLH, VF
100.00
740  536-39
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, complete set of four, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $350
100.00
741  536
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, imperforated trial color proof of 5k in brown, enlarged margins, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
1500.00
742 **   540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, slightly creamy full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
250.00
743  546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, complete set of five, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $515
200.00
744 **   551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, fresh and flawless, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,400
500.00
745  551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $460
200.00
746 **   555-58 var
1935, Friedrich Engels, complete set of four, stamp of 10k with a dot in "1935" variety, tiny offset on 5k stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200++
100.00
747  555-58, 569-72
1935, F. Engels and Iranian Arts, two complete sets of four, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
748 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, 1k-40k, complete set of ten, flawless unit, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,100
500.00
749 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,100
500.00
750  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, 1k-40k, complete set of ten, full OG, mostly LH (stamps of 2k and 35k are NH), VF, C.v. $436
200.00
751  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, 1k-40k, two complete sets of ten, some with sheet margins, neatly cancelled, VF, C.v. $102
75.00
752 **   560, 563, var
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, 2k and 5k, two blocks of four, bottom left stamp of the last one with spot in front of spruce variety, block of 2k is folded once along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
753  564 var
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, Cycle Race, 10k carmine and violet, "wavy line" variety, light cancellation, VF
100.00
754 **   577/609
1935-37, Tolstoy, Dobrolyubov and Dzerzhinsky, five complete issues, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $283
150.00
755 **   585 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 3k slate blue, perforation 14, printed on porous ("cotton") paper with design shown on gum side, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
756 **   585a var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 3k gray blue, perforation 11, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH (VLH on margin far away from the stamp), VF
500.00
757 **   588 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 15k olive brown, perforation 14, printed on porous ("cotton") paper with design shown on gum side, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
758 **   590-95
1937, Alexander Pushkin, complete set of six, perforation 12 1/2, full OG, NH, mostly VF
150.00
759 **   590-95
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k-1r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, perforation 12 1/2, except 80k with perforation 11x12 1/2, blocks of 10k and 20k are slightly folded along vertical perforation, otherwise post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
760 **   590 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k orange brown, perforation 14, left sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
761  591
1937, Alexander Pushkin, imperforated trial color proof of 20k in carmine rose, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
1000.00
762 **   592 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 40k lake, perforation 14, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
763 **   590, 596 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, three stamps and two souvenir sheets, popular varieties - a dot in "Pochta" and no dot after "A" in the top inscription, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
764 **   600 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 15k gray black, top left corner margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
765 **   601 var
1937, Architectural Projects, 20k olive green, block of four with central vertical perforation strongly misplaced to the left, slightly folded along perforation, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
500.00
766 (*)   603 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 40k violet, right sheet margin vertical imperforated strip of four, minor marginal wrinkles, unused, no gum, VF and rare multiple
3500.00
767    
1935-37, postcard and cover, first one from Leningrad International Exposition to USA, franked by five commemorative stamps, the other one from Moscow to Vienna, franked altogether by 11 adhesives, all appropriate markings, mostly VF
100.00
768 **   606-09
1937, Feliks Dzerzhinsky, complete set in blocks of four, two of which with sheet margins, nice and unfolded, full OG, NH, F/VF
200.00
769  610 var
1937, Shota Rustaveli, 20k green, left sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the left, full OG, LH, VF and scarce
1200.00
770 **   613A/19A
1937-52, 1k-50k, seven different values in blocks of four, printed on paper without watermark, including 4k stamp, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
771 **   617 var
1939, farm worker 20k dull green, top sheet margin single, "O" instead of "P" in "Pochta" variety, full OG, NH (LH on margin), VF
100.00
772 **   618 imp
1939, factory worker 30k claret, horizontal imperforated pair, minor usual gum waves, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
773 **   620 var
1939, Vladimir Lenin, 3r dark green, printed on paper without watermark, bottom left corner margin block of four with control marking at the bottom margin, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
774 **   625/46
1938, North Pole Flight, First and Second Trans-Polar Flights and Papanin Expedition, four complete issues, the total is 15 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $335
200.00
775 **   629-35
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
776 **   634 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 80k black and dark red, printed on ordinary (thinned) paper, length of the design 32.5mm, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
777 **   634 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 80k black and dark red, bottom sheet margin stamp, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
778 **   635 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and carmine, printed on thick paper, vertical gutter block of four, top label has tiny natural inclusion, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
200.00
779 **   635 imp
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and carmine, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins and completely flawless, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
780 **   658
1937, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Union, 40k brick red, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
781 **   659-65
1938, Child Welfare, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
75.00
782 **   685
1938, Stratosphere Balloon, 80k brown, three side margin block of 50 (10x5), top part of a sheet, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
783 **   687-92
1938, Moscow Subway, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
784 **   687 var
1938, Moscow Subway, 10k deep lilac, top sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
785 **   713, var
1939, steel founder 15k, two sheet margin blocks of four in dark blue and pale blue respectively, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
786 **   714a-15a
1939, Soviet Pavilion on the NY World Trade Fair, imperforated complete set in corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
787 **   718-20 var
1939, Non-Stop Flight to the Far East, complete set of three, stamps of 30k and 60k have design visible on gum side, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
788 **/*   718 var
1939, Non-Stop Flight to the Far East, two blocks of four of 15k in deep green or yellow green, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps of the second block), VF
100.00
789 **   734-36 var
1939, 5k, 15k and 30k, complete set of three, typo printing, perforation L12 1/2, sheet margin blocks of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
790 **   734 var
1939, miner 5k red, perforation L12 1/2, left sheet margin block of 48 (8x6), folded once along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
791 **   734 var
1939, miner 5k red, military printing of 1942-43 (so-called Chelyabinsk print) on creamy paper, changed shading, resulting in "broken glasses" or "white glasses" varieties presented, bottom sheet margin block of four, typical centering, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
792 **   735 var
1939, soldier 15k dark green, typo printing, perforation L12 1/2, block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF centering
300.00
793 **   736 var
1939, aviator 30k blue, typo printing, comb perforation, right sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
794 **   743a
1939, black surcharge 30k on farm worker 4k claret, printed on paper without watermark, fresh and flawless single, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
795 **   778 var
1940, Vladimir Mayakovsky, 60k dark violet blue, line perforation 12 1/2, raster vertical diamonds, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
796 **   778 var
1940, Vladimir Mayakovsky, 60k dark violet blue, comb perforation 12 1/2x12, raster vertical diamonds, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
600.00
797 **   781 var
1940, Konstantin Timiryazev, 15k purple, small size 33.5x22mm, top right corner sheet margin block of four with full offset of the design on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
798 **   789/856
1940-41, Tchaikovsky, Suvorov, "Be a Hero!" and etc., nine complete issues, the total is 35 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $320
150.00
799 **   797/806
1940, All-Union Agriculture Fair, three different vertical se-tenant pairs, one of which is folded along perforation, minor usual gum wrinkles, otherwise full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
800 **   817 var
1941, Industrialization, two stamps of 10k in bright blue and ultramarine, both with comb perforation and raster vertical diamonds, minor gum disturbance, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
300.00
801 **   824-31 var
1941, Soviet Army and Navy, complete set of eight, comb perforation, blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF and scarce assembly
500.00
802 **   838-40
1941, Nikolai Zhukovski, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
803 **   843-44
1941, Moscow Kremlin, complete set in three-side margin blocks of ten, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
804 **   845-49
1941, Vassily Surikov, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250
100.00
805   Mi P164b
1941, illustrated (Council Palace in bluish green) stationery postcard 20k green, sent from Riga to Moscow in 1945, censored, postmarked on arrival, minor conveyance flaws, F/VF
100.00