Lots 1060 - 1090, Catalogue of Auction #67 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1060  C1 var
1922, red Airplane overprint on 45r green and black, bottom sheet margin single, printed on creamy paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF, a common stamp is included
100.00
1061  C11 var
1927, International Air Post Congress, 15k red and olive green, broken airplane right wing variety, full OG, previously hinged, fine and scarce
200.00
1062 **   C12-13
1930, Zeppelin issue, 40k blue and 80k carmine, perforation 12 1/2, blocks of four, the last one is slightly folded along vertical perforation, perfect quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1063 **   C12a-13a
1930, Zeppelin issue, 40k blue and 80k carmine, perforation 10 1/2, sheet margin blocks of four, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
1064  C12-13 var
1930, Zeppelin issue, 40k blue and 80k carmine, ten stamps altogether, representing different plate varieties, full/large part of OG, NH (2), previously hinged or used, VF and an interesting study
200.00
1065 **   C15-19
1931, Airships, 10k-1r, imperforated complete set of five, ample to large margins, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1066 **   C17 var
1931, Airship of the Red Square, 20k carmine, right sheet margin imperforated single, vertical position of watermark "borders and rosettes", full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1067  C29, C33 var
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 2r ultra, imperforated and perforated stamps, both with a blue spot between "O" and "R" in "NORD" variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1068 **   C34-35a
1932, International Polar Year, 50k carmine and 1r green, both with perforation 12 1/2, slightly cracked gum as always, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1069 **   C34-35a
1932, International Polar Year, 50k carmine and 1r green, both with perforation 12 1/2, blocks of four, flawless quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
1070 **   C37-39
1933, Stratostat "USSR 1", 5k-20k, complete set in blocks of four, 10k and 20k with sheet margins, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
2000.00
1071  C42
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 20k in violet, enlarged margins all around, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, LH, VF
1000.00
1072 **   C47 var
1934, Civil Aviation , 20k carmine, printed on paper without watermark, "CECP" on right wing variety, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
100.00
1073  C48
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 50k in orange, left sheet margin single, printed on paper without watermark, nice quality, no gum, NH, VF
1000.00
1074  C49 var
1934, Civil Aviation, 80k purple, printed on paper without watermark, partial offset of the design placed upside down on the face, neatly cancelled, VF
150.00
1075    C50a
1935, Ilya Usyskin, 5k claret, perforation 14 (slightly faulted at the bottom left), used on registered cover from Tashkent to Moscow together with two other commemorative stamps, postmarked on arrival, mostly VF, L. Melnikov certificate
500.00
1076  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, missing on tip of perforation at the top right, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, N. Mandrovski certificate
200.00
1077    C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, used on flown registered cover to Berlin (Rosenberg's correspondence), all appropriate markings and arrival ds, facial cover spots and vertical fold did not affect the stamp, F/VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1000.00
1078 **   C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge, missing one tip of perforation at the bottom right, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
400.00
1079 **   C69-75
1935, Aviation Exhibition, 10k-1r, complete set of seven, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
100.00
1080  C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 1r black, brown and buff, souvenir sheet of four, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
1081 **   C76-76D
1939, Aviation Day, red or blue overprints on Balloons and Airplanes, complete set of five, in addition stamp of 30k with broken ribbon at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
1082 **   C76-76D
1939, Aviation Day, red or blue overprint on Balloons and Airplanes, 10k-1r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1083 **   C83-90, var
1949, Airplanes and Views, 50k-3r, complete set of eight, original printings, in addition four reprints of 50k, 60k, 1r (Far East) and 2r, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1084 **   C88 var
1949, Air Routes and Transport Airplanes, 1r black, ultra, gray and red, map of the USSR (gray color) strongly shifted to the top left, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1085  C94 var
1955, Airplane over the Globe, 2r deep blur, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, LH, VF
400.00
1086  CO7

Air Post Official stamps

1922, red surcharge 1200m on Consular Fee stamp of 2.25r, surcharge type I, position 12 from 25-stamp setting, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, N. Mandrovski certificate, C.v. $2,500
600.00
1087    

Pioneer Flight Covers

January 30, 1931, DO-X "Dornier" "Europe - America" First Flight cover from Leningrad to USA, franked by 12 Soviet Union adhesives, uprated with Zeppelin South America Flight complete set of two (2m -on reverse) upon arrival to Germany, cancelled on board, red and black confirmation cachet and all appropriate markings, VF
400.00
1088    C7-8, 424
October 1-2, 1933, "Bremen" Catapult Flight registered cover from Leningrad to New York, franked by three Soviet Union stamps, posted on Flight Leningrad-Berlin, uprated with six German adhesives upon arrival to Berlin, s/s"Bremen" violet confirmation cachet, NYC "10-2-1933" arrival postmark, VF and scarce
300.00
1089    265-68, B55, B57

Zeppelin Flight

September 2-6, 1933, 6th South America Flight registered cover to Paraguay, franked by 15 different values, tied by special "Leningrad - Berlin" flight marking, Berlin and Friedrichshafen connections, black confirmation cachet, Asuncion arrival ds, VF, Sieger #229B
300.00
1090 **   E1-3

Special Delivery stamps

1932, Postal Transports, 5k-80k, complete set of three, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF
100.00