Lots 837 - 951, Catalogue of Auction #64 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
837 **   852-55
1941-42, Lenin Museum, complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, 45k has comb perforation, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
838 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, top sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
150.00
839 **   871 var
1942, Defense of Leningrad, 60k blue black, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
840 **   896 var
1943, Maxim Gorki, 60k slate black, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, J. Stolow guarantee hs
500.00
841  907 var
1943, Tehran Conference, 30k black, deep red and dark blue, horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF
350.00
842 **   911 var
1944, Defending of Stalingrad, 30k dull brown and carmine, small size stamp 32x21.5mm, two blocks of four, distinctly different shades, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
843 U P  921 var
1944, United Nations against Nazi Germany, 60k multicolored, two stamps from trial printing with added gold color, one of which in addition has omitted blue color, CTO with full OG, VF and scarce
250.00
844 **   959 var
1944, Liberation of Leningrad, 30k greenish black, souvenir sheet of four, text is inverted, creamy full original gum, NH, VF and very rare
10000.00
845 **   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
846  969 var
1945, Victory at Stalingrad, 3r brown black and red, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, neatly cancelled, VF
100.00
847 **   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
848 **   976 var
1945, Soviet Tank in Action, 30k blue black, left sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
849  987 var
1945, Academy of Sciences, 30k blue violet, right sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the right, full OG, VLH, VF
200.00
850 **   987a
1945, Academy of Sciences, 30k blue violet, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
851 **   993-1001
1945, Soviet Pursuit Airplanes, "rub" denominations, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
852 **   1003 var
1945, Vladimir Lenin, 50k black, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
853 **   1023 var
1946, Victory Medal, 60k greenish black, vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1200.00
854  1038 var
1946, Order of the Red Worker's Banner, 60k brown violet on olive green network, top left corner margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, LH on margin, VF
150.00
855  1049 var
1946, Mikhail Kalinin, 20k brown black, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
856 **   1055 var
1946, Sanatorium "New Athon", 45k red brown, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
857 **   1062 var
1946, Bolshoi Theater, 20k brown, left sheet margin horizontal strip of three, imperforated on the left and between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
858 **   1065 var
1946, View of Red Square, 60k blue violet, right sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
859 **   1066 var
1946, Spasski Tower, 1r red brown, bottom left corner margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
860  1079 var
1946, Foundry Iron Production, 30k brown, bottom left corner margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
861 **   1081 var
1946, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamps, 30k dark green and brown, bottom sheet margin single (size of margin is 8.5mm), imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
862 **   1085 var
1946, Reconstruction of Dnieper Dam, 30k brown black, raster horizontal diamonds variety, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
300.00
863 **   1087 var
1947, Aleksandr Karpinski, 30k dark green, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
864 **   1140 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 60k red brown and brown black, original printing, bottom sheet margin stamp, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
865 **   1143 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 1r multicolored, strong shift of vertical perforation to the left, resulting in control line of a sheet is on right margin of the stamp, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular error
100.00
866 **   1144 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r multicolored, three-side margin horizontal strip of five, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
5000.00
867 **   1145a var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 3r multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, type I (original printing), post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
868 **   1169 var
1947, Sochi Sanatorium, 30k dark brown violet, vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
869  1180
1947, Reconstruction of Makeyevka Foundry Works, two imperforated trial color proofs of 1r in dark green and dark blue, fresh condition, gummed, VF
1000.00
870  1233 var
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 1r brown and indigo, central vignette is significantly shifted to the bottom left, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
871 **   1254a var
1948, Motorcyclist, 20k slate black, raster square, reprint of 1955, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
872 **   1325
1949, Birthday of J. Stalin, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
150.00
873 **   1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r black and brown red, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, size 180x135mm, slight top left corner bend, fresh condition overall, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
874  1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, size 180x133mm, fresh quality, full OG, LH, VF
750.00
875 **   1343-47 var
1949, 15k-50k, regular issue, complete set of five, blocks of four, all are from original printings, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, especially in multiples
1000.00
876  1360a var
1949, Alexander Pushkin, souvenir sheet of four, stamps are not aligned and representing smaller space between each other, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
877 **   1366-75
1949, Soviet Sanatoria, complete set in blocks of six (3x2), some with sheet margins, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
878 **   1366 var
1949, Kislovodsk Sanatorium, 40k violet, top right corner sheet margin vertical strip of four, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
879 **   1377 var
1949, Kayak Race, 25k blue green, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, raster vertical diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
880 **   1379 var
1949, Bicycle Race, 40k red brown, raster vertical diamonds, reprint 1956, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
500.00
881 **   1380 var
1949, Soccer, 40k green, raster vertical diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, F/VF
300.00
882 **   1382 var
1949, Parachutist, 1r carmine rose, raster vertical diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
883  1383 var
1949, High Jump, 2r gray black, raster vertical diamonds, reprint of 1956, very fresh and nice, full OG, VLH (appears NH), VF
600.00
884 **   1487 var
1950, Moscow Subway, 1r black, printed on pink paper, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH (LH on margin far away from the stamp), VF
300.00
885 **   1518-25
1950, Moscow Skyscrapers, complete set of eight, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $460
150.00
886 **   1547 var
1951, Mongolian Flag and Coat of Arms, 1r multicolored, blue color is strongly shifted to the bottom left, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common block is added for comparison
400.00
887 **   1568-83
1951, Russian Scientists, complete set of 16, raster square, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
888 **   1575 var
1951, Nikolai Lobachevski, 40k brown, raster horizontal diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
889 **   1583 var
1951, Pavel Yablochkov, 40k brown black, raster horizontal diamonds, reprint of 1956, pin-point natural paper inclusion on the left, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
890 **   1605-09
1951, Czechoslovakia, 20k-1r, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $176
75.00
891 **   1673
1953, Leo Tolstoy, 1r brown, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
892 **   1752 var
1955, Nicholas Copernicus, 1r multicolored, three side margin block of four, originated from a miniature sheet of ten, marginal crease at the bottom right, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
500.00
893 **   1764 var
1955, 25th Anniversary of Magnitogorsk, 40k multicolored, vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
894 **   1767a fn, 3711 var
1962-70, North Pole Station, souvenir sheet of four with red surcharge (type II), and Lenin, type II, with thick text and parallel embossing, both are full OG, NH, VF
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120.00
895 **   1789-904, C97
1956 Year, complete set of 118 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $351
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150.00
896 **   1792 var
1956, Academician Alexey Krylov, 40k gray, brown and black, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, slightly toned full OG, NH, VF and very scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
2000.00
897 **   1860a
1956, Mukhamed Aivazov, 40k yellow green, three-line inscription, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
898 **   1863-64 var
1956, 900th Anniversary of the Birth of Nestor, complete set of two, 40k has significant shift of blue color, while 1r - strong shift of red color, full OG, NH, VF, a common set is added for comparison
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100.00
899 **   1884 var
1956, Antarctic Expedition, 40k slate, greenish blue and red, omitted flag variety, full OG, NH, F/VF centering
100.00
900 **   1902 var
1957, Vissarion Belinsky, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, perfectly centered, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
901 **   1910-12 var
1957, Ice-Hockey World Cup Championships, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, each one with perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
902 **   1913/40 imp
1957, Youth Festival, imperforated complete set of five, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
100.00
903 **   1916 var
1957, Gray Partridge, 10k multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal pair with spectacular comb perforation freak, resulting in left stamp seems to have line perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
904 **   1953, var
1957, Gevorg Bashinjaghian, 40k brown, top sheet margin transition block of ten (2x5) with displaced horizontal perforation, resulting in two top stamps are significantly enlarged, full OG, NH, VF, in addition a single enlarged at the bottom (hinged)
100.00
905 **   1967 var
1957, 3rd International Youth Games, 60k ultra and brown, bottom sheet margin vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1200.00
906 **   2021
1957, First "Sputnik", black overprint on K. Tsiolkovski stamp of 40k blue and brown, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
907 **   2026 var
1957, Maria Yermolova, 40k lilac and pale brown, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
908 **   2059, var
1958, Jan Komensky, 40k green, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
909 **   2089 var
1958, International Geophysical Year, 40k blue and bright yellow, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF and rare, N. Mandrovski certificate
2000.00
910 **   2093 var
1958, International Astronomical Congress, 60k light blue, dark violet and yellow, "UAU" variety at the top right corner, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
911 **   2126 var
1958, View of Riga, 40k brown red, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
350.00
912  2129 var
1958, View of Baku, 40k purple, beautiful pre-printing paper fold, neatly cancelled at the bottom left corner, fresh condition, VF
75.00
913  2133 var
1958, View of Kiev, 40k lilac rose, top right corner margin block of six (2x3), pre-printing paper fold is affecting three stamps, postal cancellation, VF
75.00
914 **   2154 var
1958, Karl Rulye, 40k ultramarine and black, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
3000.00
915 **  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
916 **  Mi XX
1958, Voroshilovgrad Locomotive Plant, 40k brown and orange, unissued stamp due to political reasons, very-well centered left sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
917  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 at the bottom, VF and scarce
500.00
918  2339 var
1961, View of Nalchik, 4k dark violet, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG, VF and scarce
600.00
919 **   2425 var
1961, Armenian Costumes, 10k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 11 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1000.00
920 **   2441 var
1961, Space Rockets, 3k dark violet, bottom left corner margin block of four, a spectacular error due to misplaced perforation, folded horizontally between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
921 **   2462 var
1961, Patrice Lumumba University in Moscow, red surcharge 4k on 40k lilac brown, fourth line of surcharge "1961" shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
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300.00
922 **   2464
1961, Yuri Gagarin's Space Flight, 6k blue, violet and red, miniature sheet of 15 stamps with labels, full OG, NH, VF, a common sheet has 25 stamps with labels
1500.00
923 **   2464 var
1961, Yuri Gagarin's Space Flight, 6k blue, violet and red, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
5000.00
924 **   2616 fn
1962, Alekper Sabir, 4k blue, buff and dark brown, top sheet margin single with error of top inscription, recalled stamp, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
925 **   2676 var
1962, Soviet Union Chess Championships, 4k black and orange, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF and rare, N. Mandrovski certificate
2500.00
926 **   2781 var
1963, Antarctic Exploration, 6k violet, blue and red, printed on bluish toned paper, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common block on white paper is added for comparison
200.00
927 **   2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, 1r, souvenir sheet in green, numbered at the bottom with "002711", full OG, NH, VF
150.00
928  2990 var
1964, Gold Ladle, 12k multicolored, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG (tiny wrinkle), VF
400.00
929 **   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, tiny gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
930  3237
1966, Shota Rustaveli, trial color imperforated proof of 6k in red brown, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce
200.00
931  3238
1966, Shota Rustaveli, trial color imperforated proof of 50k in indigo, printer's markings at sides, no gum as produced, NH, V
300.00
932 **   3276a var
1966, Space Station "Luna 9", side margin horizontal se-tenant strip of three, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
933 **   3360 var
1967, Karl Marx, 4k dark brown and dark red, red color is shifted to the bottom for approximately 5mm, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, a common stamp is added for comparison
300.00
934 **   3722 var
1970, 100th Anniversary of the Birth of Lenin, 2k gray, olive and gold, miniature sheet of eight pus 16 labels (no margins), gold color is strongly shifted to the top left, stamps at the bottom row have no denomination, full OG,NH, VF and a spectacular error
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1500.00
935 **   3731 var
1970, 100th Anniversary of the Birth of Lenin, (20k) multicolored, souvenir sheet of one, gold color (typo printing) omitted, full OG, NH, VF and rare, a common sheet is added for comparison, N. Mandrovski certificate
500.00
936 **   4202 var
1974, Alexander Pushkin, 50k multicolored, souvenir sheet of one, printed on yellow paper, full OG, NH, VF, a common sheet on white paper is added for comparison
100.00
937  4321
1975, Order of Victory, die proof in red, printed on silver foil, no value indicated, pane size 56x89mm, fresh, no gum as produced, VF and scarce, an issued souvenir sheet is added for comparison
300.00
938 **   4404a var
1975, Palekh Paintings, side margin horizontal se-tenant strip of five, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
939 **   4404a var
1975, Palekh Paintings, side margin horizontal se-tenant strip of five, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
940 **   4460 imp
1976, Academician Sergey Nametkin, 4k blue, black and buff, enlarged margins imperforated copy, full OG, NH, VF
800.00
941 **   4489 imp
1976, Intercosmos Space Program, 6k multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1500.00
942 **   4515 var
1976, Paintings by Rembrandt, 20k multicolored, miniature sheet of seven plus label, no lacquering surface variety, full OG, NH, VF, a common sheet is added for comparison
400.00
943 **   4710 var
1978, Pokrova-on-Nerl' Church, 10k multicolored, printed on ordinary paper without lacquered coating, top left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, a common block is added for comparison
400.00
944 **   4795 imp
1979, Flag and Soviet Emblem, 4k multicolored, right sheet margin imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and very rare
4000.00
945 **   4806 imp
1980, Mordovian Autonomous Soviet Republic, 4k carmine rose, horizontal imperforated pair, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
946 **   4915 imp
1981, Abkhazian Autonomous Soviet Republic, 4k multicolored, bottom sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
947 **   4981 imp
1981, Four-Masted Bark "Tovarisch", 4k multicolored, top sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
948 **   5049
1982, Soccer World Cup Championships in Spain, 20k multicolored, miniature sheet of eight, full OG, NH, VF
60.00
949 **   5115 imp
1983, Fedor Tolstoy, 4k multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
950 **   5207 imp
1983, New Year 1984, 5k multicolored, vertical imperforated pair, large balanced margins, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
951 **   5347 var
1985, 40th Anniversary of Liberation of Hungary, 5k multicolored, double impression of black (engraved) color (text and denomination) with intense reddish shade of the background, bottom right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, N. Mandrovski certificate
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300.00