Lots 732 - 836, Catalogue of Auction #64 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
732 **/*   242-45, 246-49, a
1923, Agriculture Exhibition, imperforated and perforated complete sets of four, in addition complete set of three with perforation 13 1/2, as well as several questionable fantails and color "varieties", fresh condition, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF
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100.00
733 **   250-59
1923, 1k-1r, imperforated complete set of ten, litho printing, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
734  251 var
1923, peasant 2k green, litho printing, printed on thickened paper (over 0.08mm), imperforated block of four, full OG, previously hinged, VF, a common block on ordinary paper (less then 0.055mm) is added for comparison
100.00
735 **   265-68, 269-72
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, imperforated complete set in horizontal pairs (wide frame), and perforated complete set (middle frame), full OG, NH, VF
100.00
736 **   274 var
1924-25, worker 4k carmine, typo printing, side margin imperforated strip of five with double impression, slight crease on the left mostly on margin, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
1000.00
737  281
1924-25, peasant, perforated proof of 6k in gray black, typo printing on paper without watermark, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
738 **   279a
1925, worker 4k deep rose, typo printing, perforation 12, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
739 **   290a
1925, soldier 1r red and brown, typo printing, perforation 12, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
740 **   290 imp
1924-25, soldier 1r red and brown, horizontal imperforated pair, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF, A. Zverev certificate
150.00
741 **   292, 293a var
1924-25, soldier 3r dark brown and pale green, perforation 13 1/2 and worker 5r with perforation 10 1/2, two exemplars of distinctly different shades, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
742 **   292 imp
1924-25, soldier 3r dark brown and pale green, typo printing, type I, imperforated single with nice margins, horizontal invalidating perforation and a part of red cancel, full offset of brown color on gum side, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
743 **   292 imp
1924-25, soldier 3r dark brown and pale green, typo printing, type I, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, horizontal invalidating perforation, a few spots of red ink on the face of left stamp, full OG, NH, VF, A. Zverev certificate
150.00
744 **   292 imp var
1924-25, soldier 3r dark brown and pale green, typo printing, type I, double impression of both colors, left sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF, A. Zverev certificate
200.00
745 **   292 imp var
1924-25, soldier 3r dark brown and pale green, typo printing, type I, imperforated bottom sheet margin block of six, partially unprinted on front and printed on gum side due to foldover, marginal control inscription, invalidation perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF and a truly exhibition item
750.00
746 **   302-02 imp, 303b
1925, Vladimir Lenin, 5r and 10r, imperforated complete set of two, and 10r with perforation 10 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
747  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
748 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k olive brown, litho printing, perforation 12, "small head" variety, top sheet margin horizontal pair, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH, VF, A. Zverev certificate
150.00
749 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k olive brown, litho printing, bottom left corner margin imperforated single with "small head" variety, invalidating perforation across the design, full OG, NH (LH on margin far away from the stamp), VF, A. Zverev certificate
100.00
750 **   311 var
1926, worker 8k olive brown, litho printing, "small head" variety, imperforated block of four with two lines of invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
500.00
751 **   323 var
1928, 2r green and rose, perforation 12, horizontal position of watermark "borders and rosettes", block of four, tiny toned spot between two top stamps, otherwise fresh and choice, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
752 **   304-15, 317-25 imp
1926, 1k-5r, imperforated complete set of 20 in horizontal pairs, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
753 **   316 imp
1926, soldier 18k violet, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair with vertical varnish lines, perfect quality item, full OG, NH, VF and rare, N. Mandrovski certificate stated this pair as proofs of perforated issue
5000.00
754  
1923-28, SOVTORGFLOT, Tobacco, Leather Syndicate and etc., 18 advertising labels, including two on large pieces, regular stamps are affixed over, some usual faults, still collectible condition, F/VF appearance
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250.00
755 **   330-32, 333-35
1925, Decembrist Mutiny, imperforated and perforated complete sets of three, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
756 **   353, a
1927, red surcharge 8k on Popov 7k blue, block of four, top right stamp with inverted "8" variety of surcharge, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
757 **   375-81
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, mostly VF
100.00
758 **   377b
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 7k myrtle green, horizontal imperforated pair, right stamp with tiny gum wrinkle, post office fresh quality item, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $4,000 as hinged
1200.00
759  377
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, imperforated proof of 7k in myrtle green, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, left sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH or VLH (top stamp), VF
1500.00
760 **   382-400
1927-28, the second regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 15, full OG, NH, F/VF centering
100.00
761 **   388 var
1927-28, peasant 7k red, broken "comb" under right value tablet variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
762 **   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
763 **   393-94
1927-28, Vladimir Lenin, 18k olive and 18k dark blue, two blocks of four, full OG, NH, mostly VF
100.00
764 **/*   402-05, var
1928, 10th Anniversary of the Red Army, complete set of four and two stamps of 28k with bulb on "C" variety in two different shades, full OG, NH or VLH (8k), VF
100.00
765 **   402a
1928, 10th Anniversary of the Red Army, 8k brown, nice balanced margins imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF, ex-Vernik (blue hs on reverse), C.v. $1,200 as hinged
500.00
766   Mi K1 var
1928, stationery letter-card 8k green, perforation is strongly misplaced, fresh, unused, VF,
100.00
767 **   413-26, 420a
1929-31, the third regular issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 14, in addition stamp of 14k with perforation 10 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF centering
100.00
768 **   425 var
1929, soldier 70k dark red on rose network, red spot on "P" in "Pochta" variety, which appears as "Gochta", full OG, NH, VF
100.00
769  430 var
1930, Industrialization, 28k black violet, a white dot between first and second "C" in "CCCP" variety (position 52), full OG, LH, VF
75.00
770 **   431-34
1930, 1st Red Cavalry Army, complete set in blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
771 **   435
1930, Educational Exhibition, 10k olive green, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, F/VF centering
60.00
772  435 var
1930, Educational Exhibition, 10k olive green, broken "15" variety (position 10 in a part of issue), full OG, VLH (appears NH), VF
300.00
773 **   437 var
1930, Volkhov Power Station, 3r yellow green and brown black, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, block of four with nice offset of green color on reverse and smudge of brown black color on two bottom stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
750.00
774 **   469 var
1931, Moscow Telegraph Building, 1r dark blue, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, double impression variety, full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
775 **   470-71
1932-33, Maxim Gorki, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $100
60.00
776 **   470a
1932, Maxim Gorki, 15k brown, top sheet margin vertical imperforated strip of three, top stamp with very slight offset on reverse, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, A. Zverev certificate
250.00
777    
1932, cover from Urgut to Tashkent, franked by vignette "For World Spartacist Games" of 10k in black and red together with Revolution 5k blue, tied by Urgut oval postage due marking, and upon arrival to Tashkent uprated with trade union stamp of 40k black and rose on reverse because of postage stamps shortage, mostly VF and scarce
250.00
778 **   489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, complete set of 21, stamp of Armenians has tiny adhesion spot on gum side, nice condition overall, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $750
400.00
779 **   505 var
1933, Uzbeks, 15k gray black, printed on gray paper, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp on white paper is added for comparison
150.00
780 **   518 fn
1933, Order of the Red Banner, 20k black, red and yellow, trial printing with perforation 9 1/2, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare in pair, N. Mandrovski certificate
15000.00
781 **   521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k purple, bottom left corner margin exemplar, perforation 14x14x10 1/2x14, slight usual gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF and rare
2000.00
782 **   521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k purple, bottom left corner margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in such condition
1000.00
783 **   521 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 20k purple, left sheet margin vertical pair, double perforation between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
784  523
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color proof of 20k in brown black, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, perforation 14, gummed, VF
1000.00
785  523
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color proof of 40k in violet, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, perforation 14, gummed, VF
1000.00
786 **   525a
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, 10k slate blue, nicely margined imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,200 as hinged
400.00
787 **   526 var
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, 15k dark carmine, printed on wove ("cotton") paper with design visible on gum side, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
788 **   531-32
1934, Sverdlov 10k ultramarine and Nogin 15k red, complete set of two, very well centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $600
250.00
789  536
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, trial color imperforated proof of 5k in lilac, printed on watermarked paper, nice margins all around, 3mm scissor's slit at the top margin did not affect the stamp, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
1500.00
790 **   539
1934, Dmitry Mendeleev, 20k ultra, right sheet margin block of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
791 **   540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, complete set of six, excellent quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $650
300.00
792 (*)   546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, 5k-35k, complete set of five, fresh quality, unused, expertly regummed, VF appearance
150.00
793 **   551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, complete set of four, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,250
500.00
794  557 var
1935, Friedrich Engels, 15k dark blue, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, neatly cancelled, VF and very rare
2500.00
795  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $500
150.00
796  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, complete set of ten, stamp of 4k has spot of gum scratch from hinge removal, otherwise full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $500
100.00
797 **   569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, complete set of four, stamp of 5k with gum wrinkle, otherwise full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $350
100.00
798 **/*   576 imp
1935, Mikhail Kalinin, 20k brown black, vertical imperforated pair, nice margins all around, full OG, NH or LH (top stamp), VF
1500.00
799 **   585a, C72 var
1936-37, Pioneers Helping Post, 3k slate blue, perforation 11, Aviation Exhibition, 40k violet brown and black, two sheet marginal singles, both with watermark "1" on margin, the last one with gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
800  590
1937, Alexander Pushkin, imperforated trial color proof of 10k in red, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, full OG, NH, F/VF
1000.00
801  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
802 **   592 var
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 40k lilac, perforation 11, bottom sheet margin single, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, D. Wassmann certificate
250.00
803 **/*   603 imp
1937, Architectural Projects, 40k violet, vertical imperforated strip of four, excellent condition, full OG, two central stamps are LH, others are NH, VF and very rare
7500.00
804 **   603a var
1937, Architectural Congress, 40k violet, souvenir sheet of four, additional impression of upside down (inverted) design on gum side, slight bottom right corner bend, otherwise full OG, NH, VF and very unusual item
500.00
805    603a
1937, Architectural Congress, 40k violet, souvenir sheet of four used on registered cover from Moscow to USA, all appropriate markings and arrival ds on reverse, VF
100.00
806 **   613A/19A
1936-52, 1k-50k, set of eight values in blocks of four, printed on paper without watermark, including two blocks of 20k in different shades, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
807 **   613A
1937, worker 1k orange, printed on paper without watermark, complete sheet of 100, fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,500 as hinged singles
300.00
808 **   616 var
1936-37, factory worker 10k dark gray blue, typo printing, left sheet margin block of four with break of vertical and horizontal perforation, both left stamps are imperforated at three sides, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
500.00
809 **   617A
1937, peasant 20k green on gray blue network, printed on paper without watermark, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1000.00
810  625 var
1938, North Pole Flight, 10k black and gray lilac, top sheet margin single, gray lilac background is strongly shifted to the right, CTO with full OG, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
100.00
811 **   628a
1938, North Pole Flight, 80k carmine and red, left sheet margin imperforated single, control marking on the edge, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,500 as hinged
150.00
812 **   628a
1938, North Pole Flight, 80k carmine and red, top left corner margin imperforated single, control marking on the top edge, a part of official seal on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
813 **   634 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 80k gray black and dark red, small size stamp printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
814  634 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 80k gray black and dark red, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, neat cancellation, VF
350.00
815 **   641 imp
1938, Second Trans-Polar Flight, 20k gray black, bottom sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, nice quality item, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
816  646a
1938, Papanin's North Pole Expedition, 50k ultramarine, bottom sheet margin imperforated single, slight gum wrinkle, full OG, VLH, VF and scarce, ex-Shtern, N. Mandrovski certificate
1200.00
817 **   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
60.00
818 **   718-20
1939, Non-Stop Flight to the Far East, complete set in blocks of four, 30k and 60k with top sheet margins, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
819 **   724-33
1939, Soviet Agriculture Exhibition, complete set in blocks of four, 10k, 20k and 60k have comb perforation, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
820 **   734 var
1939, miner 5k red, typo printing on grayish paper (War print of 1942-43), unclear shading, partial double impression at the bottom, right sheet margin horizontal pair, typical centering, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
100.00
821 **   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
822 **   735 var
1939, soldier 15k dark green, typo printing on grayish paper (War print of 1942-43), right sheet margin horizontal pair with spectacular offset of the design on gum side, centered to the top, full OG, NH
100.00
823 **   738 var
1939, Coat of Arms, 60k rose carmine, raster horizontal diamonds, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
824 **   743a
1939, black surcharge 30k on farm worker 4k claret, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
825  760 var
1939, Nikolai Chernyshevski, 15k dark green, perforation L12 1/2, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with OG, VF
600.00
826 **   763/856
1940-43, A. Chekhov, P. Tchaikovsky, Perekop, M. Lermontov, "Be a Hero!" and etc., 11 complete issues, the total is 38 stamps, nice quality unit, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $515
250.00
827 **   772-75
1940, Ice-Breaker "Georgy Sedov", complete set in blocks of four, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
828  779 var
1940, Vladimir Mayakovsky, 80k bright ultramarine, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
300.00
829 **   780-83
1940, Konstantin Timiryazev, 10k-60k, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
830 **   794-810
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, complete set of 17, two stamps are se-tenant pair, very fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
831 **   822, 825 var
1941, Automobile, 60k brown, perforation L12 1/2, Sailor, 10k deep blue, perforation comb 12x12 1/2, two perforation varieties, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00
832 **   831, 836-37
1941, Marshal Star and Kyrgyz Republic, three stamps in blocks of four, first one has top sheet margin with vertical gutter, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
833 **   838-40
1941, Nikolai Zhukovski, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
80.00
834 **   841 var
1941, Karelian Finnish Republic, 30k rose, comb perforation 12 1/2x12 instead of L12 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF centering
250.00
835 **   850-51
1941, Mikhail Lermontov, complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
836   Mi P165a
1941, Sculpture "Frontier Guard" on All-Union Agriculture Fair in brown, stationery postcard 20k green, fresh, unused, VF
75.00