Lots 887 - 1068, Catalogue of Auction #65 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
887 **   857-58
1942, Alisher Navoi, complete set of two, stamp of 30k has comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
100.00
888 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, top margin single, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
200.00
889 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, bottom sheet margin block of four, perfect quality and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
1200.00
890 **   867/94
1942-43, Great Patriotic War, three complete sets by Scott Cat., the total 16 stamps, some with sheet margins, 30k (No.875) with gum wave, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $175
100.00
891  871 var
1942, Defence of Leningrad, 60k blue black, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, LH, VF
350.00
892 **   877 var
1943, Anti-Aircraft Battery, 45k blue, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
893  904 var
1943, Karl Marx, 60k slate blue, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, neatly cancelled, VF and scarce unrecorded perforation error
500.00
894 **   907 var
1943, Tehran Conference, 30k black, red and blue, left sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
895 **   909-10
1943, Ivan Turgenev, complete set of two horizontal pairs, right stamp of 30k has tiny gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250++
100.00
896 **/*   921-22 var
1944, United Nations, complete set of two from trial printing, each stamp with added gold variety, full OG, NH (3r) or LH, VF and scarce
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500.00
897 **   932 var
1944, 20th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 30k slate black, bottom right corner margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
898 **   933 var
1944, 20th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 45k gray black, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
899 **   959 var
1944, Liberation of Leningrad, 30k slate gray, souvenir sheet of four, text at the bottom with dropped letters variety, full OG, NH, VF and very rare unrecorded error
2000.00
900 **   970 var
1945, Victory at Stalingrad, 3r red and dark brown, souvenir sheet of four, red color is shifted to the top, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
901 **   973 var
1945, Order of Victory, 3r brownish red, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1000.00
902 **   975 var
1945, Battle Scene, 30k blue black and orange, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
903 **   986A var
1945, Motherhood Medal, 1r black brown on green network, right sheet margin copy, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
904 **   996 var
1945, Soviet Pursuit Plane, 1r deep brown, shift of raster background, which is appearing as double impression of the design, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
905  1006 var
1945, 75th Anniversary of the Birth of Lenin, 3r black brown, bottom sheet margin stamp, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
906  1008 var
1945, Field-Marshal Mikhail Kutuzov, 60k brown, right sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the right, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
907 **   1038 var
1946, Order of the Red Worker's Banner, 60k brown violet on olive green network, which is strongly shifted to the top, resulting in control line is at the bottom of stamp, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
908 **   1075 var
1946, Harvesting of Grain, 5k olive brown, bottom sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
909 **   1076 var
1946, Petroleum Industry, 10k dark green, raster vertical diamonds, top sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
910 **   1080, var
1946, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamps, 15k black and dark red, block of four, top right stamp without territory of Western Ukraine on Soviet Union map, full OG, NH, VF and an interesting error
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250.00
911 **   1080a
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamps, 15k black and dark red, souvenir sheet of four, double impression of the top and bottom text variety, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
912 **   1087 var
1947, Aleksandr Karpinsky, 30k dark green, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
913  1091 var
1947, 23rd Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 30k slate blue, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF
250.00
914 **   1092 var
1947, 23rd Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 30k dark green, left sheet margin stamp, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
915 **   1104-20
1947, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
916 **   1104-20
1947, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set in blocks of four, blocks of Karelian Finnish and Estonian Republics with pin-point toned spots, fresh quality overall, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
917 **   1108, var
1947, Coat of Arms of the Estonian Soviet Republic, 30k violet black, left sheet margin block of four, both left stamps with re-engraved background at the top (vertical diamonds instead of horizontal diamonds), full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
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500.00
918 **   1129 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, red overprint is strongly shifted to the top, upper sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF and a gorgeous item
200.00
919  1133 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 10k red brown and gray black, bottom right corner margin exemplar with nice perforation freak due to foldover, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
920 **   1140, 1142, 1144 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 60k, 1r (violet) and 2r, three values with legitimate double perforation at the top or bottom, stamps of 2r has tiny gum wrinkle, full OG, NH (two stamps are LH on margins only), VF
150.00
921 **   1142 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 1r dark violet, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1000.00
922 **   1144
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r multicolored, pane of ten (5x2), full original slightly uneven gum as always exists, NH, VF
400.00
923  1145a
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 3r multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, type I, original printing, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
924 **   1145-46
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 3r and 5r, complete se-tenant sheet of 25 (3r x5+5r x20), post office fresh condition, usual slightly uneven full original gum, NH, VF
500.00
925 */(*)   1155, 1158 var
1947, Moscow Subway, 45k yellow brown and 60k yellow green, two top margin singles, imperforated at the top, full OG, LH on margin (45k) or unused, no gum, mostly VF
250.00
926 **   1172-82
1947, Reconstruction issue, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
927  1179
1947, Rostov-on-Don Agriculture Machine Plant, two imperforated trial color proofs of 60k in brown red and dark blue, fresh condition, no gum, VF and scarce
1000.00
928 **   1189/317, C82
1948 Year, complete set of 132 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,894
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2, 3, 4
1000.00
929 **   1197 var
1948, 24th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 30k lilac, raster horizontal diamonds, original printing, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
930 **   1217 var
1948, farm worker 20k brown, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
931 **   1254A var
1948, Motorcyclist, 20k slate black, raster square, reprint of 1955, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
932  1259 var
1948, Day of Tankmen, 1r rose, horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF and rare
1500.00
933 **   1289-94
1948, Youth Communist League, complete set in blocks of four, all with sheet margins, except 1r value, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $900++
500.00
934 **   1318/428, C83-90
1949 Year, complete set of 116 stamps (less #1343-47, no souvenir sheets), full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,351
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2, 3
750.00
935 **   1325
1949, Birthday of J. Stalin, 40 multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
200.00
936  1325
1949, Birthday of J. Stalin, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, favor Leningrad cancellation, full OG, VF
100.00
937  1327
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, proof of 2r in red and dark blue, stamp design is affixed on thin card, perforated 12 1/2, presumably made for presentation of perforated stamp to the Ministry of the Post officials, fresh condition, no gum as produced, VF, one of two recorded exemplars of such proof, a common stamp is added for comparison
1500.00
938 **   1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r red and brown black, perforated souvenir sheet of four, approximate size 175x130mm (at the bottom - 180mm), tiny natural paper inclusion at the top, excellent condition overall, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
939  1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r red and brown black, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 180x132mm, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
940 **   1333
1949, 31st Anniversary of the Soviet Army, 40k rose carmine, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
941 **   1360a
1949, Alexander Pushkin, souvenir sheet of four, nice and fresh, usual uneven full original gum, NH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
942 **   1380 var
1949, Soccer, 40k green, raster vertical diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
943 **   1382 var
1949, Parachutist, 1r carmine rose, raster vertical diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
944 **   1402 var
1949, Maly Theater, 1r deep brown, top right corner margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
750.00
945 **   1410
1949, Constitution Day, 40k carmine, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
946 **   1416 var
1949, Gymnast, 40k orange red, raster horizontal diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
947 **   1418 var
1949, Weight-lifter, 1r red, original printing, right sheet margin stamp, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
948 **   1429-536
1950 Year, complete set of 100 stamps (no #1518-25), full OG, NH ("Iskra" 1r has some gum disturbance), mostly VF, C.v. $1,535
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2, 3, 4
750.00
949 **  Mi 1333 II, 1335 II
1950, Aviator 25k blue, Coat of Arms 40k red, complete set of two, typo printing, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
950  1437 var
1950, Lenin Museum in Gorki, 1r multicolored, horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
500.00
951 **   1445 var
1950, Pioneer Pavlik Morozov, 40k black brown and red, top sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
952 **   1460-61, var
1950, Aleksandr Scherbakov, two complete sets in blocks of four, appearing as originals and reprints, full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
953 **   1474-76
1950, Azerbaijan Soviet Republic, complete set in bottom left corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
954  1487 var
1950, Moscow Subway, 1r black on pink paper, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, neatly cancelled, F/VF
100.00
955 **   1496 var
1950, Latvian Soviet Republic, 2r black brown, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
956 **   1536
1950, Decembrist Mutiny, 1r black brown on yellow paper, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
957 **   1539-40
1951, Kyrgyz Soviet Republic, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
958 **   1550-51
1951, Stockholm Peace Conference, complete set in blocks of four, block of 40k slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF,
250.00
959 **   1566-67
1951, Felix Dzerzhinsky, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
960 **   1568-83
1951, Russian Scientists, complete set of 16, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
961 **   1568-83
1951, Russian Scientists, complete set in blocks of four, all are from original printings, perfect quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
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500.00
962 **   1568-83
1951, Russian Scientists, complete set in blocks of four, all are reprints of 1955, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
963 **   1606, var
1951, Czechoslovak Republic, 25k brownish red on yellow paper, top right corner margin block of four, bottom right stamp with "a white spot in the third "C" in "CCCP" variety (position 20), full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
964 **   1612-60
1952 Year, complete set of 49 stamps, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $569++
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300.00
965  1637 var
1952, Nikolai Ogarev, 40k deep green, block of four, imperforated horizontally between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF and rare, this variety exists only in used condition
2500.00
966 **   1659a, var
1952, Moscow Subway, two complete sheets of five se-tenant strips of four values, original and reprint, first one is slightly folded along vertical perforation, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF
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300.00
967 **   1661, var
1953, 29th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 40k multicolored, two right sheet margin blocks of four, original and reprint, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
968 **   1673
1953, Leo Tolstoy, 1r brown, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
969 **   1680-87
1953, Views of Leningrad, first and second issues, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $364++
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300.00
970 **   1693 var
1954, Valery Chkalov, 1r gray, blue and dark brown, comb perforation 12 1/2x12, complete sheet of 40 (10x4), full OG, NH, VF
750.00
971 **   1699 var
1954, Joseph Stalin, 40k brown, perforation L12 1/2, two blocks of four, one of which with distinct background, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
972 **   1708 var
1954, 300th Anniversary of the Union of Russia and Ukraine, 1r multicolored, right sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated on the right, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and rare, unrecorded perforation error
1500.00
973 **   1733 var
1954, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 1r multicolored, additional "ghost" impression of frame variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
974 **   1735, var
1954, 37th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 1r multicolored, red color is significantly shifted to the top, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common block is added for comparison
100.00
975 **   1737 var
1954, University of Kazan, 60k claret, bottom sheet margin stamp, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
976 **   1743-44 var
1954, Joseph Stalin, complete set of two miniature sheets of 25 (5x5), folded once along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF and rare, commonly issued sheets are bearing 50 stamps
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3000.00
977 **   1743 var
1954, Joseph Stalin, 40k rose brown, top sheet margin vertical strip of three, imperforated between first and second stamps, full OG, NH, VF and rare
2000.00
978  1744 var
1954, Joseph Stalin, 1r dark gray blue, left sheet margin horizontal strip of four, imperforated on the left, CTO with full OG, VF
500.00
979  1751 var
1955, Palace of Culture in Warsaw, 1r gray and red, gray color is strongly shifted to the bottom, CTO with full OG, VF
200.00
980 **   1754 var
1955, 85th Anniversary of the Birth of Lenin, 1r multicolored, red color (frame and denomination) is printed twice, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
500.00
981 **   1767a fn
1962, North Pole Station, souvenir sheet of four with red surcharge, type II, full OG, NH, VF
60.00
982 **   1789-904, C97
1956 Year, complete set of 118 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $351
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150.00
983  1792 var
1956, Academician Aleksey Krylov, 40k gray, brown and black, perforation L12 1/2, instead of comb 12x12 1/2, top sheet margin block of four, CTO with full OG, VF
150.00
984 **   1832 var
1956, Sergey Kirov, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, premium exemplar with nice four-side margins, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
2000.00
985 **   1840-53
1956, All-Union Spartacist Games at Moscow, complete set in bottom left corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
986  1846 var
1956, Spartacist Games, Soccer, 40k yellow green, brown and dark brown, perforation L12 1/2, instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, LH, VF and very rare, unrecorded perforation variety, a common stamp is added for comparison
1500.00
987 **   1860a
1956, Mukhamed Aivazov, 40k yellow green, three-line inscription, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
988 **   1913/40 imp
1957, Youth Festival, imperforated complete set of five, mostly marginal singles, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $320
100.00
989 **   1916 var
1957, Gray Partridge, 10k multicolored, green color omitted variety, top left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1000.00
990  1937 imp var
1957, Youth Festival, 20k multicolored, imperforated single with "Molosezhi" variety, full OG, VLH, VF and scarce
200.00
991 **   1940 var
1957, Youth Festival, 1r multicolored, perforation L12 1/2, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
992    1944 var
1957, 250th Anniversary of Leningrad, red overprint partially doubled on 1r brown black on greenish paper, used on stationery envelope of 40k red, together with another stamp from the set, tied by Leningrad Jubilee cancellation, VF and scarce
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150.00
993 **   1946 var
1957, Henry Fielding, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2, top left corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
994 **   1978 var
1957, View of Bolshoi Theater, 1r violet blue and black, left sheet margin imperforated single, no gum as issued, NH, VF
500.00
995 **   1979a, var
1957, International Philatelic Exhibition in Moscow, 40k blue, three souvenir sheets of two, all different types of marginal inscription, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
996 **   1995, var
1957, Sikhote Alin Meteor, 40k multicolored, double line perforation, top right corner margin block of four, bottom left stamp with broken "i" in "Padenie" variety (position 23), full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
997 **   1995, 2048 var
1957-58, Sikhote Alin Meteor, 40k, horizontal pair with comb perforation (slightly uneven gum), and Maxim Gorki, 40k, right sheet margin single with line perforation, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
998 **   2003 var
1957, 40th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k multicolored, blue color is significantly shifted to the right, top sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF, a common pair is added for comparison
100.00
999 **   2021
1957, First "Sputnik", black overprint on K. Tsiolkovski stamp of 40k blue and brown, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1000 **   2030 imp
1958, All-Union Industrial Exhibition, 60k gray violet, red and black, horizontal imperforated pair, printed on thick paper without gum, perfect quality, NH, VF
1500.00
1001 **   2047 var
1958, Rear Admiral Vladimir Rudnev, 40k multicolored, top sheet margin horizontal strip of three, imperforated between second and third stamps, full OG, NH, VF and rare
2000.00
1002 **   2050 var
1958, 13th Congress of Youth Communist League, 60k rose carmine, comb perforation 12 1/2x12, instead of L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
300.00
1003 **   2050 var
1958, 13th Congress of Youth Communist League, 60k rose carmine, comb perforation 12 1/2x12 instead of L12 1/2, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
2500.00
1004 **  Mi XIX-AXIX
1958, VIII Mendeleev Congress, dark blue overprint on Butlerov (1951) and red overprint on Mendeleev (1957) stamps, unissued complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, L. Melnikov certificates for each stamp
2000.00
1005  2117 var
1958, Zaporozhstal Foundry Works, 40k brown red and yellow, perforation L12 1/2, instead of comb 12x12 1/2, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
1200.00
1006 **  Mi XX
1958, Voroshilovgrad Locomotive Plant, 40k dark brown and buff, unissued stamp due to political reasons, block of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
3000.00
1007 **   2166 var
1959, Charles Darwin, 40k blue and brown, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, left sheet margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1500.00
1008 **   2170 var
1959, Victory of the Soviet Basketball Team, red overprint on 1r dark brown, black and red brown, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated at the top, slight gum wrinkle, still full OG, NH, VF and rare
1500.00
1009 **   2175-76, var
1959, Aleksandr Griboedov and Alexei Ostrovski, two horizontal gutter blocks of eight (2x4), both with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1010 **  Mi XIX-AXIX
1959, VIII Mendeleev Congress, black overprint on Butlerov (1951) and red overprint on Mendeleev (1957) stamps, unissued complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, L. Melnikov certificates for each stamp
3000.00
1011 **   2288 var
1958, steel worker 60k carmine, engraved printing, top sheet margin exemplar, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1012  2339 var
1961, View of Nalchik, 4k dark violet, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, neat corner cancellation, VF and scarce
600.00
1013 **   2340 var
1961, View of Ulan-Ude, 4k dark gray blue, top and bottom margin vertical strip of five, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
1014 **   2416 var
1960, Lithuanian Costumes, 10k multicolored, printed on ordinary paper (chalk covering is on gum side), top left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
1015 **   2443 var
1961, Coat of Arms and Flag, 4k red, bottom right corner margin block of four, nice perforation error due to foldover, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1016 **   2453 var
1961, Andrey Rublev, 4k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2, instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1200.00
1017 **   2456 var
1961, Launching of the Venus Space Probe, 6k dark blue and orange red, perforation L12 1/2, instead of comb 11 1/2, block of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, N. Mandrovski certificate
7500.00
1018 **   2485 var
1961, Vladimir Lenin, 50k orange brown and rose, top left corner margin horizontal strip of five with a part of control markings due to foldover, right stamp in addition with "kog" variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1019  2548 var
1962, Russian Ballet, 2k multicolored, bottom left corner margin single, a spectacular perforation freak due to several foldovers, neatly cancelled, VF
100.00
1020 **   2617 var
1962, Anti-Cancer Congress, 6k blue, black and red, perforation L12 1/2, instead of comb 12 1/2, block of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, N. Mandrovski certificate
7500.00
1021 **   2631A var
1962, Soviet Cosmonauts, 1r blue, black and silver, top sheet margin perforated souvenir sheet, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF and rare
1500.00
1022 **   2631A var
1962, Soviet Cosmonauts, 1r blue, black and silver, right sheet margin perforated souvenir sheet, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
1200.00
1023 **/*   2836 var
1963, View of Dushanbe, 4k gray blue, top left corner margin vertical pair, top stamp is partly imperforated due to foldover, full OG, NH or LH (on top margin and bottom stamp), VF
150.00
1024  2900 var
1964, 20th Anniversary of Liberation of Poland in the World War II, 6k ocher, red and pale brown, top right corner margin exemplar, a spectacular perforation freak due to foldover, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
1025 **   2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, souvenir sheet of 1r in green, red and gold, numbered at the bottom with "000675", which is scarce, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1026 **   3022-23, var
1965, Cosmonauts' Day, complete set of two, printed on aluminum foil, top left corner sheet margin blocks of four, upper stamps of both blocks are elongated due to shift of horizontal perforation at the top, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1027 **   3031 var
1965, 20th Anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War, 2k multicolored, printed on ordinary paper (chalk covering is on gum side), complete sheet of 20 (4x5), full OG, NH, VF, a common sheet is added for comparison
Click here to see sheet 2
2000.00
1028  3058
1965, Feodor Chaliapin, imperforated proof in black and brown, printed on a fabric, no value indicated, vertical overprint "Obrazets" (Specimen), no gum as produced, VF
200.00
1029  3074 var
1965, Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej, 4k black and red, bottom left corner margin single, perforation freak due to foldover, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
1030 **   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, N. Mandrovski certificate
5000.00
1031  3116 var
1965, Mikhail Kalinin, 4k claret and red, bottom right marginal single, break of perforation at the bottom due to foldover, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
1032 **   3209 var
1966, Tchaikovsky Contest, 16k red, blue gray and black, printed on ordinary paper (chalk covering is on gum side), top left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
1033  3291 var
1966, Treasures from the Hermitage, 6k black on gray colored paper, top right corner margin exemplar, partly imperforated due to foldover, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
1034  3293 var
1966, Treasures from the Hermitage, 12k black on emerald colored paper, bottom right corner margin exemplar, nice perforation freak due to foldover, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
1035 **   3424 var
1967, Portrait of Alexander Nevski, 6k multicolored, side sheet margin horizontal strip of five, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1036 **   3543 var
1968, Space System "Orbita", souvenir sheet of three stamps and three labels, printed on creamy paper, full OG, NH, VF, a common sheet is included
100.00
1037 **   3660 var
1969, 52nd Anniversary of the October Revolution, 50k red, gold and pink, souvenir sheet of one, enlarged format of 106x70mm instead of 99x61mm, full OG, NH, VF, a common sheet is added for comparison
100.00
1038 **   3665-66 var
1969, Paintings by Ivan Bilibin, 20k and 50k, right sheet margin horizontal se-tenant pair, imperforated vertically between stamps and on the right, in addition double perforation at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare perforation errors
750.00
1039 **   3679 var
1969, History of Aviation and Aeronautics, 16k multicolored, dark blue green color substantially omitted, full OG, NH, VF and rare unrecorded error, a common stamp is added for comparison
1000.00
1040 **   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
1041  3811 var
1970, International Cooperative Alliance, 12k yellow green and red, bottom left corner margin stamp, partly imperforated due to foldover, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
1042 **   4071 var
1973, Lunokhod on the Moon, 6k multicolored, top right corner margin block of three, printed on pasted up paper, full OG, NH, VF and very rare error for this period
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250.00
1043 **   4109 var
1973, Lenin at Young Communists Congress, 50k multicolored, souvenir sheet of one, printed on creamy paper, full OG, NH, VF, a common sheet on white paper is added for comparison
100.00
1044 **   4484 var
1976, Palekh Paintings, 14k multicolored, gold color (ornament and denomination) is inverted, full OG, NH, VF and rare major error, only one sheet of 25 stamps has been discovered
750.00
1045 **   4502 var
1976, History of Aviation, 12k multicolored, two stamps with orange yellow color shifted to the left or right, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
100.00
1046 **   4506 imp
1976, Caucasus Flowers, 2k multicolored, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1047 **   4508 imp
1976, Caucasus Flowers, 4k multicolored, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
1048 **   4598 var
1977, Sculpture "Worker and Collective Farmer", 3k brick red, complete sheet of 100 with misplaced perforation, which in addition doubled on the right, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
1000.00
1049 **   4683 var
1978, Sea Elephant, 10k multicolored, black color is printed twice, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
200.00
1050 **   4705 var
1978, Soviet Constitution, 30k multicolored, souvenir sheet of one, curved hammer variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1051 **   4759 var
1979, 30th Anniversary of COMECON, 16k multicolored, no Arms on Bulgarian Flag, re-called stamp, bottom sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
100.00
1052 **   4759 var
1979, 30th Anniversary of COMECON, 16k multicolored, complete sheet of 36 with strong shift of vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
1053 **   4792
1979, Olympic Misha, New Year of 1980, 4k multicolored, miniature sheet of 16 with illustrated margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1054 **   4981 imp
1981, Four-Masted Ship "Tovarisch", 4k multicolored, top right corner margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
1055  5016 imp
1982, Equestrian Sports, 4k multicolored, vertical imperforated pair, this imperforated variety exists cancelled to order only, full OG, NH, VF
1200.00
1056 **   5038, var
1982, Moscow Kremlin, 45k brown, horizontal pair, right stamps has "a white spot over denomination" variety, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1057 **   5134a, 5315a var
1983-84, Paintings from Hermitage, 50k multicolored, two souvenir sheets of two with label, each one printed on fluorescent paper, full OG, NH, VF, common sheets are included
100.00
1058 **   5135 var
1983, Cosmonauts' Day, 50k multicolored, souvenir sheet of one, broken Soviet emblem at the top right, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
100.00
1059 **   5140 imp
1983, View of Rostov-on-Don, 4k multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
1060 **   5141 imp
1983, Buriat Autonomous Soviet Republic, 4k multicolored, vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
1061 **   5179 imp
1983, Lighthouse at Kypu, 1k multicolored, right sheet margin imperforated single, tiny natural gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1062 **   5220 imp
1984, Soviet Tank, 10k multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
1063 **   5509 var
1986, Mikhail Lomonosov, 5k violet brown, complete sheet of 25 with double vertical perforation and partially triple horizontal perforation on the left, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
200.00
1064 **   5592, var
1987, 70th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 5k multicolored, top left corner margin block of four, upper left stamp showing Lenin with "Red Dickey" variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
1065  5939, var
1990, Boris Pasternak, two uncut panes, each one is containing two epreuves de luxe souvenir sheets of 15k in black, printed on white or creamy paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF
150.00
1066   Mi U565 var
1990, stationery envelope 5k blue with double printing of the stamp, illustration, ZIP Code box and etc. (one inverted), fresh, unused, VF
Click here to see the backside
100.00
1067 **   6012 var
1991, Airship "Albatross", 1k multicolored, light impression of magenta color, bottom left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, block of common stamps is added for comparison
150.00
1068  
1991, 74th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 5k multicolored, perforation 12, unissued stamp due to breakup of the Soviet Union, affixed over embossed Goznak card, VF and extremely rare
5000.00