Lots 806 - 942, Catalogue of Auction #62 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
806 **   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
807 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 40k deep blue, top margin single, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
200.00
808 **   860-66, var
1942-44, War Heroes, complete set of 11, in addition size varieties of 30k gray and 1r slate green, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
809 **   863 var
1942, Aleksandr Chekalin, two stamps of 30k gray black, printed on grayish or white paper, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
810 **   867/94
1942-43, Great Patriotic War, three complete sets, the total is 16 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF
100.00
811 **   896 var
1943, Maxim Gorki, 60k dark blue black, horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, J. Stolow guarantee hs
600.00
812 **   911-59, C77-81
1944 Year, complete set of 61 stamps and one souvenir sheet (no #952-56 imp), full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $193
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120.00
813    417/909
1944, cover from Moscow to USA, franked on front and reverse by 17(!) different commemorative and regular values, Soviet and American censorship markings, F/VF
100.00
814 **   934 var
1944, Vladimir Lenin, 40k gray black, horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
815 **   941 var
1944, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, 3r purple, perforated single, printed on thick (0.09mm) paper, rough perforation, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
75.00
816 **   944 var
1944, Sergey Lazo, 30k bright green, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
817 **   959 var
1944, Liberation of Leningrad, 30k greenish black, souvenir sheet of four, design and text are strongly shifted to the right, printer's marking at the bottom left, full OG, NH, VF and very unusual piece
250.00
818 **   959 var
1944, Liberation of Leningrad, 30k greenish black, souvenir sheet of four, text at the top and bottom with double impression, which in addition significantly shifted to the top, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, P. Buchsbayew certificate
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5000.00
819 **   970 var
1945, Victory at Stalingrad, souvenir sheet of four, stamps and text are strongly shifted to the left, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
820  987a
1945, Academy of Sciences, 30k violet blue, right sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the right, full OG, VLH, VF
250.00
821 **   989 var
1945, Aleksandr Popov, 30k dark violet blue, top sheet margin stamp, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH (hinged on the margin far away from the stamp), VF
300.00
822 **   992A-H
1946, Soviet Pursuit Airplanes, "kop" denominations, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, mostly VF
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150.00
823 **   1021-25 var
1946, Victory issue, complete set in blocks of four, stamp of 30k orange brown with shifted raster background, appears as double impression, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
824  1022 var
1946, Victory Medal, 30k orange brown, raster background completely destroyed, resulting in text at the bottom is unreadable and stamp design is broken, CTO with full OG, VF and very unusual item
100.00
825 **   1054 var
1946, View of Sochi Sanatorium, 30k dark green, raster vertical diamonds, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
826 **   1055 var
1946, View of New Athon Sanatorium, 45k red brown, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
350.00
827 **   1078 var
1946, Steel Industry, 20k dark blue violet, original printing, top left corner margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
828 **   1080-82 var
1946, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamps, complete set in blocks of four, bottom left stamp of 60k with broken "o" and "C" in "Pochta CCCP" variety (position 24), full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
829 **   1081a var
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamps, 30k dark green and brown, souvenir sheet of four, full offset of brown color on gum side, slight gum wave, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
500.00
830  1113 var
1947, Arms of the Latvian Soviet Republic, 30k yellow brown, left sheet margin copy, imperforated on the left, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
831 **   1125 var
1947, Moscow Council Building, 30k brown black, blue and red, original printing, red color is significantly shifted to the left, block of four, one stamp has trivial gum wrinkle, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
300.00
832 **/*   1125 imp var
1947, Moscow Council Building, 30k multicolored, blue color is omitted, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH or VLH, VF
200.00
833  1129 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, overprinted issue, 50k orange brown, horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, LH, VF and very rare
2500.00
834 **   1141 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 60k dark gray blue, two singles, original and reprint of 1956, both with raster horizontal diamonds, each one has the same printing defect - bracket under dates, original stamp in addition with double perforation at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
835 **   1145a
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 3r multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, type I (original printing), slightly disturbed full OG, NH, VF
150.00
836  1155 var
1947, Moscow Subway, 45k yellow brown, top sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the top, full OG, LH on margin only, stamp is NH, VF
250.00
837  1157 var
1947, Moscow Subway, 60k brownish orange, vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF
350.00
838 **   1159 var
1947, Day of Air Fleet, 30k deep violet, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, bottom stamp has tiny natural paper inclusion, full OG, NH (LH on margin only), VF
600.00
839  1174
1947, Konstantinovka Iron-and-Steel Works, three imperforated trial color proofs of 30k in lilac, orange brown and dark blue, fresh, no gum (removed from a presentation card), VF and scarce
1500.00
840 **   1233 var
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 1r brown and indigo, brown spot at the bottom inscription variety, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
841 **   1235/83
1948, Five-Year Plan, complete set of 28, including Transport and Horse Breeding, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
842 **   1260, var
1948, Spasski Tower, 1r red, reprint, two blocks of four, bottom right stamp of each block with a spot variety, first one on the tower, the other one on denomination, positions 48 and 60 respectively, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
843 **   1289-94
1948, Youth Communists, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $223
100.00
844 **   1295 var
1948, Moscow Art Theater, 40k blue, original printing with raster square, block of nine, overall gum toning, otherwise full OG, NH, VF appearance of this rare printing variety, which is presented in the largest known multiple
10000.00
845 **   1325
1949, Birthday of J. Stalin, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
200.00
846 **   1325
1949, Birthday of J. Stalin, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
847  1325
1949, Birthday of J. Stalin, 40k multicolored, two souvenir sheets of four on slightly different paper, Leningrad cancellations, full OG, VF, C.v. $500
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200.00
848  1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r multicolored, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 178x131mm, minor usual gum waves, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
849 **   1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r multicolored, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, appropriate size 180x135mm, excellent condition, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
850 **   1360a
1949, Alexander Pushkin, souvenir sheet of four, nice and fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
100.00
851 **   1360a var
1949, Alexander Pushkin, souvenir sheet of four, space between bottom stamps is 2.5mm instead of 3.7mm variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
852 SB   1359-63, 1360a
1949, Alexander Pushkin, souvenir booklet, contains complete set of five stamps and souvenir sheet of four, neatly mounted on inside pages, VF
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100.00
853 **   1364-65, 1427-28
1949, Sormovo Boat Works, Western Ukraine and Western Byelorussia, two complete sets with matched corner sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
854 **   1366-75
1949, Soviet Sanatoria, complete set in blocks of six, some with sheet margins, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
855 **   1376-83
1949, Sports, the first issue, 100 complete sets of eight, reprints of 1955 and 1956, stamp of 2r in large blocks, all others are in complete sheets, 20k, 25k and 30k have raster vertical diamonds, some folds and minor marginal flaws, still full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
856 **   1416 var
1949, Girl Gymnast, 40k orange red, raster horizontal diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
857 **   1419 var
1949, Wolf Hunt, 2r violet, raster horizontal diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
858 **   1518-25
1950, Moscow Skyscrapers, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $460
200.00
859 **   1531-611
1951 Year, complete set of 75 stamps, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, mostly VF
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1000.00
860 **   1550-51, var
1951, Stockholm Peace Conference, two complete sets of two, light and dark shades and different text thickness, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
861 **   1577, 1583
1951, D. Mendeleev, 40k deep blue, and P. Yablochkov, 40k brown black, two sheet margin blocks of four from original printings, raster square, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
862 **   1584-85, var
1951, A. Alyabyev and V. Kalinnikov, two complete sets of two, distinctly different shades, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
863 **   1590-93
1951, Soviet Aviation Society, complete set of four, reprints of 1956, sheets of 72 or 60 (2r), folded once along perforation, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
864 **   1603
1951, All-Union Peace Conference, 40k gray and red, block of nine, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
865 **   1605-09
1951, Czechoslovakia, 20k-1r, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $176
75.00
866 **   1618 var
1952, Skiers, 60k multicolored, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
700.00
867 **   1624-27, var
1952, Stalin Constitution, two complete sets of four, shades of red color and other differences, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400++
150.00
868 **   1646 var
1952, Vassily Polenov, 40k red brown and buff, original printing, left sheet margin block of four, two left stamps with a dot after "1952" variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
869 **   1661-88
1953 Year, complete set of 28 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $230
150.00
870 **   1661, var
1953, 29th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 40k multicolored, two corner margin blocks of four, original and reprint, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
871 **   1676-77
1953, 36th Anniversary of the October Revolution, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
872 **   1689-745
1954 Year, complete set of 57 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $253
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150.00
873 **   1693 var
1954, Valery Chkalov, 1r gray, violet blue and brown black, comb perforation 12 1/2x12, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
874 **   1710-17
1954, Sports issue, complete set of eight, sheets of 60 or 30 (#1711, 1714 and 1717), six sheets are folded once along perforation, including Basketball, full OG, NH, VF
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500.00
875  1710 var
1954, Sailboat Race, 40k orange brown, blue and black, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, LH, VF
400.00
876 **   1746-88, C91-96
1955 Year, complete set of 49 stamps and ten souvenir sheets, including two North Pole Station of 1958 and 1962, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $392
Click here to see Part 2, Click here to see Part 3
250.00
877 **/*   1767a fn
1962, 25th Anniversary of Station "North Pole 1", two souvenir sheets of four with red surcharges of type I and II, full OG, NH or LH (type II), VF
75.00
878 **   1767a, 2926 fn
1962-62, Station "North Pole 1", souvenir sheet of four with red surcharge of type I, in addition Tokyo Olympic Games, two souvenir sheets of 1r in green and red, first one is numbered at the bottom with "026080", full OG, NH, VF
200.00
879 **   1789-904, C97
1956 Year, complete set of 118 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $301
Click the numbers below to see additional pages:
2, 3, 4
200.00
880 **   1840-53
1956, All-Union Spartacist Games, complete set in top left corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
881 **   1860a
1956, Mukhamed Aivazov, 40k yellow green, three-line inscription, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
882 **   1902 var
1957, Vissarion Belinsky, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, top right corner margin single, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
883 **   1907 var
1957, Mikhail Glinka, 40k multicolored, gray background is shifted to the top, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
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100.00
884 **   1910-12
1957, Ice-Hockey Championships, complete set in sheets of 81 (9x9), comb perforation, folded once, minor marginal flaws, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
885 **/*   1940 var
1957, Youth Festival, 1r multicolored, two stamps with comb and line perforation, both with "Esemirnoi" variety at the top inscription, full OG, NH or LH (comb perf), VF
300.00
886 **   1940 imp var
1957, Youth Festival, 1r multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, left stamp with "Esemirnoi" variety at the top inscription, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce
750.00
887 **   1946 var
1957, Henry Fielding, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
888 **   1963-67
1957, Youth Sport Games, complete set in sheets of 70 (7x10), lightly folded along perforation, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
889 **   2021
1957, Konstantin Tsiolkovski, the first "Sputnik", black overprint on 40k brown and blue, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
890  2038 var
1958, Yeghishe Charents, 40k brown, vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, LH, F/VF
750.00
891 **   2047 var
1958, Rear Admiral V. Rudnev, 40k multicolored, double impression of green color, top right corner margin block of four, upper left stamp with "Rudchev" variety, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare multiple, we know just a single bearing the same double variety
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3000.00
892 **   2092 var
1958, Crimea Observatory, 40k brown and greenish blue, perforation L12 1/2, left sheet margin block of four, slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
893  2092 var
1958, Crimea Observatory, 40k brown and greenish blue, perforation L12 1/2, vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, one stamp has pin-point natural paper inclusion, full OG, VLH, VF
400.00
894 **   2106 fn var
1958, Centenary of Russian Postage Stamps, souvenir sheet of five, blue green and gray colors are dramatically shifted to the left, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare
3000.00
895 **   2148 var
1958, Soviet Civil Aviation, (40k) multicolored, red and black colors omitted, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, the only sheet of 100 has been produced, a common is added for comparison
3000.00
896 **  Mi 1335 IV
1958, Coat of Arms, 40k red, intaglio (raster) printing, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
897 **   2174, var
1959, Robert Burns, overprinted issue, bottom right corner margin block of four, top left stamp with spaced date "175 9" variety, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
898  2190 var
1959, Sulhan-Saba Orbeliani, 40k dull rose and black, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, appears NH, but with slight gum disturbance, VF and scarce
500.00
899 **   2286-88 var
1958, definitive issue, complete set of three, engraved printing, blocks of four, stamp of 60k printed on thinned paper, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
900  2413
1960, Iris, perforated proof of 60k in smaller format, issued colors, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, an issued stamp is included, N. Mandrovski certificate
3000.00
901 **   2419 var
1961, Georgian National Costumes, 2k multicolored, line perforation 12 1/2 instead of comb 11 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
902 **   2423 var
1961, Koryak National Costumes, 4k multicolored, line perforation 12 1/2 instead of comb 11 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1000.00
903 **   2457 var
1961, Space Station "Venera - 1", 10k violet blue and yellow, line perforation 12 1/2 instead of comb 11 1/2, left sheet margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1200.00
904 **   2616 fn
1962, Alekper Sabir, 4k multicolored, wrong inscription at the top, re-called stamp, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
1500.00
905  2631A imp
1962, Soviet Cosmonauts, 1r black blue and silver, imperforated souvenir sheet, bearing personal autographs of Y. Gagarin, G. Titov, A Nikolayev and P. Popovich, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
200.00
906 **   2653 var
1962, 5th Anniversary of the Launching of the First Sputnik, 10k multicolored, line perforation 12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1200.00
907 **   2676 var
1962, Soviet Union Chess Championship, 4k orange yellow and black, line perforation 12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
2500.00
908 **   2907 imp, var
1964, Moscow Zoo, Polar Bear, 4k multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated pair, lower stamp with broken value variety, full OG, NH, VF and a striking print error
250.00
909 **   2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, 1r, souvenir sheet in green, numbered at the bottom with "014859", full OG, NH, VF
150.00
910 **   2926 fn var
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, 1r, souvenir sheet in green, "broken star" variety, numbered at the bottom with "024799", full OG, NH, VF
200.00
911 **   3022-23 var
1965, Space Rockets and Atom, complete set of two, printed on shining aluminum foil, sheets of 24 (6x4), so-called Hungarian print, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see Sheet 2
100.00
912 **   3030 var
1965, 20th Anniversary of the Victory in the World War II, 1k red, black and gold, dates "1945-1965" are strongly shifted to the left, top left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
300.00
913 **   3093 var
1965, Democratic Women's Federation, 6k bluish green and orange brown, enlarged design, unissued stamp with inscription "Vsemirnoi" instead of "Mezhdunarodnoi", full OG, NH, VF and rare
5000.00
914 **   3193 var
1966, Moon Satellite "Luna 10", 10k multicolored, double impression of gold color, bottom right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
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250.00
915 **   3193 var
1966, Moon Satellite "Luna 10", 10k multicolored, double impression of rose color, bottom right corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
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300.00
916 **   3276a var
1966, Soviet Space Station "Luna 9", three-side margin vertical pair of se-tenant strips of three, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
917 **   3276a var
1966, Soviet Space Station "Luna 9", three-side margin vertical pair of se-tenant strips of three, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
918 **   3293 var
1966, Treasures from Hermitage, 12k black on colored emerald paper, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated at the bottom, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and very rare unrecorded perforation error
1500.00
919 **   3308 var
1967, 50th Anniversary of Newspaper "Izvestia", black litho overprint "13.III.1967. The Newspaper Honored with Order of Lenin", unissued stamp, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
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1000.00
920 **   3666a var
1969, Paintings by I. Bilibin, vertical pair of se-tenant strips of five, spectacular color misregistration, full OG, NH, VF, a common strip is added for comparison
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200.00
921  3670 var
1969, Coat of Arms and Red Star, perforated proof of coil stamp 4k in carmine rose, block of four, originated from a trial sheet of 25 stamps, favor cancellation "1.1.70", full OG, NH, VF and scarce
500.00
922 **   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
923 **   3779, var
1970, Electrification of the Soviet Union, gold overprint on 4k multicolored, complete transition sheet of 12 (3x4), right stamps with partly omitted red color, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
924 **   4106, var
1973, Paintings by M. Saryan "Mountains", 10k multicolored, top right corner margin block of four, bottom left stamp with "avalanche" variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
925 **   4484 var
1976, Palekh Paintings, 14k multicolored, gold color (ornament and denomination) is inverted, bottom left corner margin block of four, two bottom stamps without denomination, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare major error, only one sheet of 25 stamps has been discovered, therefore this block is one of two possible
7500.00
926 **   4504 var
1976, History of Aviation, aircraft "Ilya Muromets", 16k multicolored, omitted orange color, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
927 **   4710 var
1978, Pokrova-on-Nerl' Church, 10k multicolored, double impression of black color, top left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
928 **   4710 var
1978, Pokrova-on-Nerl' Church, 10k multicolored, printed on ordinary paper without lacquered coating, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, an issued stamp is added for comparison
750.00
929 **   4792
1979, New Year issue, Olympic Misha, 5k multicolored, miniature sheet of 16, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
930 **   4954 var
1981, Swimming, 32k multicolored, strongly misplaced horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
931 **   5049
1982, Soccer World Cup, 20k multicolored, miniature sheet of eight, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
932 **   5103 var
1982, Paintings from the Hermitage, 50k multicolored, souvenir sheet of two with label, central embossing is significantly misplaced to the right, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
933 **   5135 var
1983, Cosmonauts' Day, 50k multicolored, souvenir sheet of one, broken Soviet emblem at the top right, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
934 **   5222a-25a
1984, Sarajevo Winter Olympic Games, complete set in miniature sheets of eight, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
935 **   5463a/684a
1986-88, Soccer, Mountain Camp, Aircraft, Winter and Summer Olympic Games, five complete issues in miniature sheets of eight, Calgary sheet of 15k has paper adhesion on reverse, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
250.00
936 **   5541a-44a
1987, WWF - Polar Bears, complete set in miniature sheets of eight, post office fresh condition, NH, VF
Click here to see Part 2
600.00
937 **   5627a-31a
1988, Calgary Winter Olympic Games, complete set of five, miniature sheets of eight stamps with inscribed margins, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see Part 2
250.00
938 **   7030 var
2007, 125th Anniversary of Telephone Service in Russia, 5r multicolored, dark green color strongly shifted to the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
100.00
939 **   7039 var
2007, 70th Anniversary of Altai Krai, 7r multicolored, rose and dark blue colors omitted, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
940 **   7045 var
2007, Flowers, joint issue with North Korea, 6r multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, violet engraved color is omitted (top inscription), full OG, NH, VF and scarce, a common sheet is added for comparison
600.00
941    

Soviet Thematic Philately

Station "North Pole 1" Telegram

1938, Ernst T. Krenkel, Polar Explorer and Radio Operator, telegram of private content on official postal form, vertical fold, still VF and extremely rare
500.00
942    C104

Maritime Mail

1966, stationery postcard 3k green, uprated by air post stamp of 6k violet, orange and brown, sent from vessel "Alexander Pushkin" to Calgary, "Posted from High Seas" date stamp, Les Escoumins transit and "Return to Sender" Calgary markings, VF
100.00