Lots 763 - 1025, Catalogue of Auction #67 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
763 **   856
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, block of four, nice quality item, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
764  856 var
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, a dot between "e" and "p" variety (position 75), full OG, LH, VF
50.00
765 **   857-58
1942, Alisher Navoi, 30k brown and 1r violet, first one with comb perforation, complete set in horizontal gutter pairs, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
766 **   857-58
1942, Alisher Navoi, 30k brown and 1r violet, first one with comb perforation, blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
767 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, top margin single, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
200.00
768 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, block of four, excellent quality in every respect, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
769 **   867/94
1942-43, Great Patriotic War, complete set of 16, blocks of four, mainly with sheet margins, nice quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
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500.00
770  871 var
1942, Defense of Leningrad, 60k blue black, vertical bottom sheet margin pair, imperforated between stamps and at the bottom, cancelled, VF
300.00
771 **   878-85
1943, 25th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 5k-2r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
772  902 var
1943, 25th Anniversary of the Red Army, 3r blue, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, LH, VF
300.00
773  904 var
1943, Karl Marx, 60k slate blue, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, neatly cancelled, VF and scarce unrecorded perforation error
400.00
774 **   909-10
1943, Ivan Turgenev, 30k myrtle green and 60k violet, complete set in blocks of four, first one with corner margin, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
775 **   909-10
1943, Ivan Turgenev, complete set of two, sheets of 100, folded along vertical and horizontal perforations, at least 16 sets in blocks of four remained unfolded, full OG, NH, VF and rare sheets
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5000.00
776    909-10
1943, Ivan Turgenev, complete set of two, used in 1960 on registered cover from Moscow to Antigua together with ten other definitive or commemorative stamps, postmarked on arrival, VF
100.00
777  922 var
1944, United Nations, 3r dark blue, red and light blue, printed on bluish colored paper, red color shift, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
778 **   923-26, var
1944, Military Orders, 15k-60k, two complete sets in blocks of four, numerous plate varieties, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
779 **   931-37
1944, 20th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 30k-3r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
780 **   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
781 **   952-56, A
1944, Ilya Repin, 30k-2r, perforated and imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
782 **   953-55 var
1944, Ilya Repin, 50k, 60k and 1r, block of four and four singles, all with different plate varieties (60k with retouch close to left value tablet), full OG, NH, VF
100.00
783 **   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
784 **   975 var
1945, Battle Scene, 30k blue black and orange, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
785  981 var
1945, 3rd Anniversary of the Defeat Germans around Moscow, 60k green black, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, LH, fine centering
100.00
786 **   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
787 **   986B var
1945, Motherhood Medal, 2r dark blue on light blue network, two singles, printed on creamy or white paper, both with "CCEP" variety, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
788 **   992 var
1945, Victory Day, dark blue overprint on 3r brown red, six stamps, each one representing different overprint varieties, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
789 **   992A-1001
1945-46, Soviet Pursuit Planes, "rub" and "kop" denominations, two complete sets in blocks of four, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300++
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2, 3, 4
250.00
790 (*)   992G var
1946, Soviet Pursuit Plane "PO-2", 30k brown, raster horizontal diamonds variety, well centered exemplar, in addition showing an interesting loop at the top wing as printing defect, fresh, unused, no gum, VF appearance, very rare raster variety, which always recorded in poor quality
3000.00
791 **   992H, var
1946, Soviet Pursuit Plane "LA-7", 20k dark violet, top left corner margin block of four, bottom left stamp with "tracer bullets" variety (position 11), in addition a single with the same error on colored paper, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
792 **   996 var
1945, Soviet Pursuit Plane "IL-2", 1r deep brown, shift of raster background, which is appearing as double impression of the design, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
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400.00
793 **   1002-06
1945, 75th Anniversary of the birth of Lenin, 30k-3r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
794  D  
1946, Saratov Oblast Newspaper "Kollektivist", published order of Soviet Defence Minister J. Stalin, regarding fireworks commemorating Labor Day (May, 1), delivered by mail to the regional archive of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, franked by 10k blue in horizontal strip of three, usual folds, nice condition, VF
150.00
795 **   1038 var
1946, Order of the Red Worker's Banner, 60k brown violet on olive green network, which is completely broken at the bottom part of the stamp, full OG, NH, VF and rare
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150.00
796 **/*   1080-82, a, var
1946-47, 25th Anniversary of the Soviet Postage Stamps, 38 mint stamps and two souvenir sheets, representing numerous colors and printing varieties, fresh quality, mainly full OG (one stamp and one s/s have no gum), NH or LH (three stamps and one s/s), VF
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250.00
797 **   1080a var
1947, 25th Anniversary of the Soviet Postage Stamps, 15k black and red, souvenir sheet of four, top right stamp with a spot on second "C" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
798 **   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
799  1085 var
1946, Dnieper Dam Reconstruction, 30k black brown, raster horizontal diamonds variety, full OG, VLH, VF and scarce
200.00
800 **   1087 var
1947, Aleksandr Karpinsky, 30k dark green, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
801 **   1104-20
1947, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set in blocks of four, two with sheet margins, blocks of Turkmen and Byelorussian Republics are slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
802  1115 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Moldavian Soviet Republic, 30k violet brown, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF
250.00
803  1120
1947, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Union, 1r multicolored, bottom sheet margin single, inscription on margin reads: "2-oi Tirazh" (Second Printing), reprint of 1956, full OG, VLH, VF
75.00
804 **   1120, var
1947, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Union, 1r multicolored, reprint of 1956, block of four, both left stamps with white shadow of banners on the left, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
805 **   1125 var
1947, Moscow Council Building, 30k brown black, blue and red, original printing, top sheet margin single with red color strongly shifted to the left, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
806 **   1125 var
1947, Moscow Council Building, 30k brown black, blue and red, original printing, light impression of red color on building door, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
807 **   1132/42, var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 5k-1r, two sets of ten in blocks of four, originals and reprints, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
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2, 3, 4
150.00
808  1132 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 5k dark blue and black brown, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, LH, VF
400.00
809 **   1133 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 10k red brown and brown black, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, minor usual gum imperfection, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
810 **   1150 var
1947, Moskva - Volga Canal, 50k ultramarine, reprint of 1955, top left corner margin single with perforation freak on margin due to paper fold, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
811 **   1157, var
1947, Moscow Subway, 60k brown red, right sheet margin block of four, two right stamps have enlarged format due to strong shift of vertical perforation, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
812 **   1166 var
1947, Sanatorium "Abkhazia", 30k red brown, vertical and horizontal pair, imperforated horizontally or vertically respectively, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
813  1175
1947, Rostov Agriculture Machine Plant, two imperforated trial color proofs of 30k in yellow brown and dark orange, nice quality, part of OG (removed from a presentation card), VF and scarce
1000.00
814 **   1183-88, A
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, perforated and imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
815  1183 var
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k red and greenish black, central design is shifted to the left, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
816 **   1201 var
1948, Vassily Surikov, 30k red brown, "1943" instead of "1948" at the top right corner variety (position 98), fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
817 **   1217 var
1948, farm worker 20k brown, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
818 **   1224-26, 1227-29
1948, Vissarion Belinsky and Aleksandr Ostrovsky, two complete sets in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
819 **   1230-33
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 30k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, two of which with sheet margins, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
820 **   1237/83
1948, 5-Year Plan, complete issue of 28 stamps, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
821 **   1254 var
1948, Foot Race, 15k violet, original printing, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
822  1255 var
1948, Soccer, 30k brown, original printing, horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF
500.00
823 **   1258-59
1948, Day of Tankmen, 30k gray black and 1r rose, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
824 **   1261-64
1948, 5-Year Plan for Transport Development, 30k-1r, complete set of four, stamp of 30k is on thick (0.01mm) paper, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $290 for a common set
100.00
825 **   1275-76
1948, Khachatur Abovian, 40k deep lilac and 50k dark green, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
826 **   1297-98
1948, 31st Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k carmine and 1r green, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
827 **   1306
1948, Coat of Arms, 40k brownish red, top left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
828 **   1307-09, imp
1948, 225th Anniversary of Sverdlovsk, 30k-1r, perforated and imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
829 **   1310 var
1948, Swallow's Nest, 40k brown, original printing, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
830 **   1312 var
1948, View of Sukhumi, 40k dark green, reprint of 1955, retouched spot of broken raster in the middle of the stamp, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
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100.00
831 **   1320-22
1949, Mikhail Lomonosov, 40k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
832 **   1323-24
1949, Semyon Dezhnev Expedition, 40k dark green and 1r gray blue, both printed on ordinary paper, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
833 **   1323-24 var
1949, Semyon Dezhnev Expedition, 40k dark green and 1r gray blue, both printed on thick (about 0.1mm) paper, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
250.00
834 **   1325
1949, Birthday of J. Stalin, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, creamy paper, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
835 **   1325
1949, Birthday of J. Stalin, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, whitish paper, tiny gum wrinkle, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
836 **   1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r gray black and brown orange, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 178x131mm, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
837 **   1328-29
1949, Admiral Makarov, 40k blue and 1r brown red, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
838 **   1333
1949, 31st Anniversary of the Soviet Army, 40k carmine red, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
839 **   1343-47, var
1949-50, 15k-50k, complete set of five, original printings, in addition 20k and 25k issued in 1950, all are large size stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF
150.00
840 **   1352-54
1949, Aleksandr Popov, 40k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
841 **   1355-56
1949, Press Day, 40k carmine and 1r violet, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
842 **   1359-63
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k-2r, complete set in blocks of four, nice and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
843 **   1360a
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k and 40k, souvenir sheet of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
75.00
844 **   1364-65
1949, Sormovo Machine and Boat Works, 40k dark blue and 1r red brown, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
845 **   1383, var
1949, High Jump, 2r gray black, reprint of 1955, left sheet margin block of four, bottom right stamp with two retouched spots of broken raster at the top, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
846 **   1388-89
1949, Aleksandr Radischev, 40k bluish green and 1r gray black, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
847 **   1394-99
1949, Agriculture Development, 25k-2r, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
848 **   1403
1949, Vassily Chapayev, 40k brown orange, original printing, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
120.00
849 **   1403
1949, Vassily Chapayev, 40k brown orange, reprint of 1956, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
850 **   1403 var
1949, Vassily Chapayev, 40k brown orange, original printing, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
851 **   1406-07
1949, 32nd Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k red orange and 1r green, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
852 **   1410
1949, Coat of Arms, 40k carmine, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
60.00
853 **   1415-19, var
1949, Sports issue, 2nd issue, 20k-2r, two complete sets in blocks of four, both with raster square, originals and reprints of 1955, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
854 **   1427-28
1949, Western Ukraine and Western Byelorussia, 40k orange red and 40k rose carmine, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
855 **   1435/621, var
1950-52, 53 mint never hinged values, apparently all are from original printings, representing distinctly different shades of the similar stamps, full OG, NH (three stamps with disturbed gum), mostly VF
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250.00
856 **   1435-37, var
1950, 26th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 40k, 50k and 1r, reprints of 1956, two complete sets in blocks of four, all different shades, four blocks with corner margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
857 **   1442
1950, Movie Projection, 25k brown, block of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
858 **   1445-46
1950, Pavlik Morozov, 40k and 1r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
859 **   1449-57
1950, Moscow Museums, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, perfect quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
860 **   1460-61, 1472-73
1950, Aleksandr Scherbakov and Georgi Dimitrov, two complete sets in blocks of four, 40k of the first set is slightly folded along horizontal perforation, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
861 **   1462-63
1950, 5th Anniversary of the Victory in the World War II, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
862 **   1464-68
1950, Alexander Suvorov, 40k-2r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, perfect quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
863 **   1474-76
1950, Azerbaijan Soviet Republic, 25k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
864 **   1481-87
1950, Moscow Subway, complete set in blocks of four, most with corner sheet margins, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
865 **   1491-96
1950, Latvian Soviet Republic, 25k-2r, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, nice quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
866 **   1496 var
1950, Latvian Soviet Republic, 2r black brown, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
867 **   1497-99
1950, Lithuanian Soviet Republic, 25k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
868 **   1500-03
1950, Estonian Soviet Republic, 25k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, flawless quality, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
869 **   1508-09 var
1950, Antarctic Expedition, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, block of 40k has upper left stamp with a white spot on denomination variety (position 41), post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
870 **   1510-11
1950, Mikhail Frunze, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
871 **   1515-17
1950, Armenian Soviet Republic, 20k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
872 **   1526
1950, Moscow Kremlin, 1r dark green, brownish red and yellow, left sheet margin block of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
873 **   1528 var
1950, Isaac Levitan, 50k red brown, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated at the top, gum wrinkle is affecting top stamp, full OG, NH, VF appearance
250.00
874 **   1529-31
1950, Ivan Aivazovsky, 40k-1r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, original printings, stamps of 40k and 50k originated from miniature sheets of ten, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
500.00
875 **   1534-35
1950, Kazakh Soviet Republic, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
876 **   1536
1950, Decembrist's Revolt, 1r black brown on yellow paper, block of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
877 **   1539-40
1951, Kirghiz Soviet Republic, 25k and 40k, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
878 **   1541
1951, Albania, 40k green on bluish paper, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
879 **   1542-44
1951, Bulgaria, 25k-60k, complete set in blocks of four, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
880 **   1545-47, var
1951, Mongolia, 25k-1r, complete set of three, original printings, in addition two retouch varieties on 25k and 40k, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
881 **   1552
1951, Kirov Machine Works, 40k brown on yellow paper, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
882 **   1555-58
1951, Hungary, 25k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
883 **   1559-62
1951, Agriculture, the second issue, 25k-2r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
884 **   1566-67
1951, Felix Dzerzhinsky, 40k and 1r, complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
885 **   1568-83
1951, Russian Scientists, complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, reprints of 1955, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
886 **   1572 var
1951, Stepan Krasheninnikov, 40k violet, raster horizontal diamonds, reprint of 1956, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
600.00
887 **   1584-85
1951, Russian Composers, complete set in blocks of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
888 **   1586-89
1951, Georgian Soviet Republic, 20k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
889 **   1594-95
1951, Viktor Vasnetsov, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
890 **   1596-97
1951, 34th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, one stamp of 1r has tiny gum wrinkle, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
250.00
891 **   1598-601
1951, Development of Communism, 20k-60k, set of four values in complete sheets of 20, a few gum wrinkles possible, perfect condition overall, full OG, NH, VF
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2, 3, 4
500.00
892 **   1604
1951, Mikhail Ostrogradski, 40k black brown on pink paper, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
893 **   1605-09
1951, Czechoslovakia, 20k-1r, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $175
75.00
894 **   1610/18, var
1951-52, Volkhov Power Station, Lenin and Sports, three complete issues in blocks of four with additional color varieties, the total is 12 blocks, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
895 **   1615, 1616
1952, Petr Semenov-Tianshanski, 1r black brown on blue paper, and Vladimir Kovalevski, 40k brown black on yellow paper, two blocks of four, the last one has gum wrinkle on one stamp, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
896 **   1624-27
1952, Stalin Constitution, complete set in corner sheet margin blocks of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
897  1626 var
1952, Stalin Constitution, 40k red, brown on pale gray paper, "i" without accent in word "Stalinskoi", full OG, VLH, VF and very scarce
500.00
898 **   1632-34
1952, Romania, 40k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
60.00
899  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
900 **   1640, 1641
1952, Tartu University, 40k brown black on pink paper, and Kaum Nasyri, 40k brown on yellow paper, two blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
901 **   1643-44
1952, 35th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
902 **   1650-54
1952, Soviet Military and Labor Orders, 1r-10r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
903 **   1659a
1952, Moscow Subway, 40k multicolored, se-tenant strip of four, reprint of 1957, complete sheet containing five strips, unfolded, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
904 **   1664, 1673
1953, Nikolai Chernyshevski, 40k buff and black brown, and Leo Tolstoy, 1r brown, two blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
905 **   1674-75
1953, 25th Anniversary of the Youth Communists League, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
906 **   1676-77
1953, 36th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k and 60k, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
907 **   1678-79
1953, 50th Anniversary of the Communist Party, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
908 **   1680-87
1953, Views of Leningrad, 40k-1r, two complete issues in blocks of four, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see Part 2
200.00
909 **   1680/87 var
1953, Views of Leningrad, the second issue, complete set in blocks of four, Peter I Monument is printed on light blue instead of gray blue paper, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see light blue paper variety, common block is not included
200.00
910 **   1694-98
1954, 30th Anniversary of the death of Lenin, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
911 **   1700-01, 1705 var
1954, Tercentenary of the Union of Russia and Ukraine, five stamps, including vertical pair, each one with printing variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
912 **   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
913 **   1735, var
1954, 37th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 1r multicolored, two blocks of four, printed on grayish and white paper, first one has red color significantly shifted to the top, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
914 **   1737 var
1954, University of Kazan, 60k claret, bottom sheet margin stamp, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
915 **   1743 var
1954, Josef Stalin, 40k rose brown, top sheet margin vertical strip of three, imperforated horizontally between top and middle stamps, full OG, NH, VF and rare
2000.00
916 **   1743, var
1954, Josef Stalin, 40k rose brown, right sheet margin horizontal strip of four, imperforated between third and fourth stamps (blind perforation), full OG, NH, VF
750.00
917  1744, var
1954, Josef Stalin, 1r dark blue, left sheet margin horizontal strip of four, imperforated on the left, CTO with full OG, VF
300.00
918 **   1747/67
1955, Savitsky, Magnitogorsk, 38th Anniversary of the Revolution, North Pole Station, Venetsianov and etc., six complete issues in corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see Part 2
100.00
919 **   1747a var
1955, Konstantin Savitsky, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four top right stamp with horizontal stroke over "Savitsky" variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
920 **   1747b var
1955, Konstantin Savitsky, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, marginal text is shifted to the bottom and top part in addition rotated to the top, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular piece
250.00
921 **   1750 var
1955, Aleksey Venetsianov, 1r multicolored, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH (LH on margin away from the stamp), VF
1000.00
922 **   1761, var
1955, 38th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k multicolored, right sheet margin transition block of four, right stamps have light impression of blue color, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
923 **   1763 var
1955, 38th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 1r multicolored, four stamps representing different level of "chandeliers" appearing due to darker or lighter background, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
924 **   1763 var
1955, 38th Anniversary of October Revolution, 1r multicolored, two sheet margin blocks of four, both have "chandeliers" on the background, one in addition with significantly shifted red color, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
200.00
925 **   1773/85
1955, Soviet Union Agriculture Exhibition, two different complete sheets of 25, five of each, any sheet containing five se-tenant strips of five stamps, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see Sheet 2
100.00
926 **   1775 var
1955, Pavilion of Armenian Soviet Republic, 40k multicolored, broken flag variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
927 **   1772a var
1955, Pavilion of Byelorussian Republic, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, broken star on Soviet flag variety, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
150.00
928 **   1786 var
1955, Moscow University, 40k multicolored, spectacular ink absorbing through porous paper, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
929 **   1794/895, C96, var
1956, 46 items, including 39 blocks of four, representing 19 complete issues, nice range of different color shades or paper varieties, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
Click the numbers below to see additional pages:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
250.00
930 **   1802-03, 1805-07, 1838-39
1956, A. Arkhipov, V. Perov and Tretyakov Gallery, three complete sets in blocks of four, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
931 **   1823 var
1956, Red Cross issue, 40k multicolored, olive green color is shifted to the right, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
150.00
932 **   1838 var
1956, Tretyakov Gallery, 40k multicolored, dark green color is significantly shifted to the left, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common block is included
Click here to see enlarged fragment
200.00
933 **   1840-53
1956, Moscow Spartakiad, 10k-1r, complete set in bottom left corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
934 **   1860a
1956, Mukhamed Aivazov, 40k emerald, text in three lines, block of four, slightly folded along horizontal perforation, perfect quality otherwise, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
935 **   1868 var
1956, Chicken Farm, 10k multicolored on cream colored paper, left sheet margin horizontal pair with labels at the bottom ("block of four" with omitted stamp images at the bottom), full OG, NH, VF
100.00
936 **   1913/40 imp
1957, Youth Festival, 10k-1r, imperforated complete set in corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular unit
600.00
937 **   1929 var
1958, Palekh Artist, 40k multicolored, right margin enlarged stamp due to shift of vertical perforation, in addition brown color is misplaced to the top, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
Click here to see enlarged fragment
100.00
938 **   1933-35, var
1957, 87th Anniversary of the birth of Lenin, two complete sets in sheet margin blocks of four, printed on white and pinkish paper, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
939 **   1940 var
1957, Youth Festival, 1r multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
940 **   1946 var
1957, Henry Fielding, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, bottom right corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
941 **   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
Click here to see enlarged fragment
100.00
942 **   2021
1957, First "Sputnik", black overprint on K. Tsiolkovski stamp of 40k blue and brown, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
943 **   2048 var
1958, Maxim Gorki, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, top sheet margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
944 **   2049 var
1958, 13th Congress of Youth Communist League, 40k violet on pinkish paper, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, minimal gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
945 **   2050 var
1958, 13th Congress of Youth Communist League, 60k carmine, comb perforation 12 1/2x12 instead of L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
300.00
946  2060 var
1958, 250th Anniversary of the Academy of Arts, double blue overprint on Lenin stamp of 40k multicolored, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare
Click here to see enlarged fragment
250.00
947 **   2093 var
1958, International Astronomical Congress, 60k light blue, dark violet and yellow, "UAU" variety at the top right corner, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
948 **  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
2000.00
949 **  Mi XIX-AXIX
1958, VIII Mendeleev Congress, dark blue overprint on Butlerov (1951) and red overprint on Mendeleev (1957) stamps, unissued complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiples
8000.00
950 **   2117 var
1958, Zaporozhstal Foundry Works, 40k brown red and yellow, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
1500.00
951 **   2118 var
1958, Ural Machine Plant (Uralmashzavod), 40k blue, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
200.00
952 **  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
953  2120 var
1958, View of Red Square, 40k violet, left sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the left, CTO with full OG, VF
250.00
954 **   2166 var
1959, Charles Darwin, 40k blue and brown, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1000.00
955 **   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 scarce
1200.00
956 **   2174 var
1959, Robert Burns, strongly shifted to the left red overprint "1759 - 1959", top left corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
150.00
957 **   
1959, 40th Anniversary of the Soviet Circus, 60k blue violet, magenta and red, right sheet margin single, prepared, but unissued stamp, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate. Practically all these stamps were mounted on presentation cards, stamp with full original gum is extremely rare or even unique
Click here to see the certificate
12000.00
958 **  Mi XIX-AXIX var
1959, VIII Mendeleev Congress, black overprint on Butlerov (1951) and red overprint on Mendeleev (1957) stamps, prepared but unissued complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF
3000.00
959 **  Mi XIX-AXIX var
1959, VIII Mendeleev Congress, black overprint on Butlerov (1951) and red overprint on Mendeleev (1957) stamps, prepared but unissued complete set in blocks of four, the last one with bottom sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiples
12000.00
960 **   2237/396
1959-60, Soviet-Chinese Friendship, Heroes, Leo Tolstoy and etc., eight complete issues in sheets of 25, the total is 14 sheets, full OG, NH, VF
Click the numbers below to see additional pages:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6
150.00
961 **   2340, var
1961, View of Ulan-Ude, 4k dark blue, top and bottom sheet margin vertical strip of five, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
962 **   2416 var
1961, Lithuanian Costumes, 10k multicolored, printed on ordinary instead of chalk-surfaced paper (chalk covering is on gum side), top right corner sheet margin exemplar, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
963 **   2464 var
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 includes 25 stamps with labels,
1500.00
964 **   2464 var
1961, Yuri Gagarin's Space Flight, 6k blue, violet and red, miniature sheet of 10 stamps with labels, each one with a dot after date variety, two marginal thin spots, otherwise nice and fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare
15000.00
965 **   2485, var
1961, Vladimir Lenin, 50k orange brown and rose, top left corner margin horizontal strip of five with a part of control inscription due to foldover, right stamp in addition with "kog" variety, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular piece
150.00
966 **   2497 var
1961, Gliders in Flight, 4k slate and red, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
600.00
967 **   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
968 **   2912
1964, 250th Anniversary of Leningrad Post, five imperforated stage proofs of 4k in red, olive, black, black and olive and complete design, printed on a fabric, printer's markings on aside, fresh quality, VF and very scarce assembly
750.00
969 **   2930A
1964, Conquest of Space, 10k multicolored, souvenir sheet of six, printed on ordinary paper, light blue text on the right margin is printed twice, full OG, NH, VF and rare
Click here to see enlarged fragment
1200.00
970 **   2930Ab var
1964, Conquest of Space, 10k multicolored, souvenir sheet of six, printed on lacquered paper, glossy layer placed over ordinary paper (chalk-surfaced covering is on reverse) variety, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, two common sheets are enclosed for comparison
Click here to see the backside
300.00
971  2990 var
1964, Gold Ladle, 12k multicolored, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG (tiny wrinkle), VF
300.00
972 **   3015 var
1965, First Man Walking in Space, 10k ultra, orange and gray, miniature sheet of 20 (4x5), full OG, NH, VF, a common sheet contains 50 stamps
500.00
973 **   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
974 **   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
1500.00
975  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, light trace of hinge mark, VF and scarce
2500.00
976 **   3193-94 var
1966, Cosmonaut's Day, 10k and 12k, first one with double impression of gold color, while the other one with yellow backing strongly shifted to the top, both in complete sheets of 30 (5x6), full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment of the sheet 1,
Click here to see Sheet 2,
Click here to see enlarged fragment of the sheet 2
1200.00
977 **   3193-94 var
1966, Cosmonaut's Day, 10k and 12k, miniature sheets of 25, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
Click here to see Sheet 2
600.00
978 **   3209 var
1966, Tchaikovsky Contest, 16k red, blue gray and black, printed on ordinary paper (chalk covering is on gum side), bottom left corner margin single, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
150.00
979 **   3259 var
1966, Young Communists, 3k lilac, offset printing, block of four with vertical perforation strongly misplaced, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
980 **   3260 var
1966, Coat of Arms and Soviet Emblem, 4k red, offset printing, block of four, nice perforation freak, leaving two left stamps partly imperforated, expected folds, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
150.00
981 **   3387 var
1967, 50th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 4k multicolored, top right corner margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
600.00
982 **   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
983 **   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
75.00
984 **   3808, var
1970, Paul Gauguin Paintings, 30k multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal strip of four, third stamp with "red apple" under woman's hand variety, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
75.00
985 **   4193 var
1974, World's Fair "EXPO'74", 50k multicolored, souvenir sheet of one, printed on creamy paper, full OG, NH, VF, a common sheet is included
100.00
986  4386 var
1975, Paintings by F. Vassiliev, 4k multicolored, all offset colors omitted, lacquered coating is intact on complete miniature sheet of seven with label at the top left, First Day cancellation, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare
3000.00
987 **   4484 var
1976, Palekh Paintings, 14k multicolored, gold color (ornament and denomination) is inverted, bottom right corner sheet margin vertical pair, lower stamp without denomination, full OG, NH, VF and rare major error, only one sheet of 25 stamps has been discovered
2000.00
988 **   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
1000.00
989 **   4618 var
1977, Soviet Constitution, Portrait of Leonid Brezhnev, 50k multicolored, souvenir sheet of one, perforation is strongly misplaced variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
990 **   4683, var
1978, Sea Elephant, 10k multicolored, complete sheet of 25, stamps of fourth vertical row without clouds variety, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular piece
Click here to see enlarged fragment
200.00
991 **   4705 var
1978, Soviet Constitution, 30k multicolored, souvenir sheet of one, curved hammer variety, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
100.00
992 **   4714 var
1978, New Year, 4k multicolored, red color is placed over black one (wrong colors layout), block of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, a common stamp with black over red is included
500.00
993 **   4772-73 imp
1979, Children Drawings, 2k and 3k, two corner sheet margin imperforated singles, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
750.00
994 **   4772 var
1979, Children Drawings, 2k multicolored, bottom sheet margin single with label on the right, all engraved colors doubled (blue, magenta and black), full OG, NH, VF and scarce
500.00
995 **   4792 imp
1979, Olympic Misha, 4k multicolored, left sheet margin imperforated single, tiny gum wrinkle, otherwise very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1500.00
996 **   4856 imp
1980, Soviet Racing Car "HADI-13", 32k multicolored, vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1500.00
997 **   4915 imp
1981, 60th Anniversary of Abkhazian Autonomous Soviet Republic, 4k multicolored, left sheet margin imperforated block of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
998 **   4951, var
1981, Sports issue, Soccer, 6k multicolored, bottom right corner margin block of four, lower left stamp with red spot variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
999 **   4979 var
1981, 60th Anniversary of the Kabardino-Balkaria Soviet Autonomous Republic, 4k multicolored, bottom sheet margin single with strongly shifted vertical perforation full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1000 **   4981 imp
1981, Four-Masted Ship "Tovarisch", 4k multicolored, top right corner margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1001 **   5013 var
1982, 10th World Trade Union Congress, 15k multicolored, four stamps, each one with printer's flaw in form of "o" in various places, full OG, NH, VF and an interesting lot
100.00
1002  5016 imp
1982, Equestrian Sports, 4k multicolored, imperforated block of four, central favor cancellation, full OG, NH, VF, this variety is known in used condition only
1500.00
1003 **   5104 imp
1982, New Year of 1983, 4k multicolored, bottom left corner margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
1004 **   5115 imp
1983, Fedor Tolstoy, 4k multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF
1200.00
1005    5115 imp
1983, Feodor Tolstoy, 4k multicolored, top sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, used on flown stationery cover from Leningrad to New York, uprated by four other values, all appropriate markings, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
Click here to see enlarged fragment
500.00
1006 **   5118 imp
1983, Glider "A-9", 2k multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1500.00
1007 **   5140 imp
1983, View of Rostov-on-Don, 4k multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1008 **   5141 imp
1983, 60th Anniversary of Buriat Autonomous Soviet Republic, 4k multicolored, imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
1500.00
1009 **   5187 imp
1983, "Partisan Madonna" by M. Savitsky, 20k multicolored, top left corner margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare, N. Mandrovski certificate
5000.00
1010 **   5190 imp
1983, National Food Program, 5k multicolored, balanced margins imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1011 **   5196 imp
1983, Academician A. Sidorenko, 4k multicolored, top left corner margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in multiple
2500.00
1012 **   5200, 5234 var
1983-84, German and British Paintings in Hermitage Museum, two items of 10k multicolored, first one is block of five with label, top right stamp with "burning brush" variety, the other one - single with large colored spot on the right of denomination, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1013 **   5216 imp
1984, 25th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution, 5k multicolored, top sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
1014 **   5220 imp
1984, Soviet Tank, 10k multicolored, right sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
2500.00
1015 **   5223-24 imp
1984, Winter Olympic Games in Sarajevo, 10k and 20k, two imperforated singles, each one with a part of adjoining stamp at sides, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
1016 **   5228 imp
1984, Snow Leopard, 4k multicolored, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
1500.00
1017  5388 var
1985, Pamir Shrew, 2k multicolored, horizontal perforation strongly misplaced, CTO with full OG, VF
75.00
1018 Mi PCo144
1985, Vahan Terian, Armenian Poet, proof of stationery postcard of 4k multicolored, approximate size 250x200mm, control markings and punches on margins, fresh condition, VF and scarce
75.00
1019 **   5541a-44a
1987, WWF - Polar Bears, complete set in miniature sheets of eight, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see Part 2
500.00
1020 **   5771 imp
1989, Honey Bee, 5k multicolored, vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
2500.00
1021    5854/68 imp
1990, Capital of the Soviet Republics, imperforated complete set of 13 in horizontal pairs, each one affixed on individual FDC and uprated by perforated pair, fresh condition, VF
Click the numbers below to see additional pages:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6
500.00
1022 **   5906-08 imp
1990, Ducks, 5k-20k, imperforated complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1023 **   5909-11 imp
1990, Poultry, 5k-15k, imperforated complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
1024  5939
1990, Boris Pasternak, two uncut panes, each one is containing two die sunken epreuves de luxe souvenir sheets of 15k in black, printed on white or creamy paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF
200.00
1025 **   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