Lots 1048 - 1070, Catalogue of Auction #68 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1048 **   B5 var
1914, World War I Charity issue, Ilya Muromets, 1k+1k red and dark green, printed on straw paper, three bottom sheet margin blocks of four, perforation 12 1/2 or 13 1/2 (2), control number "1" or "2" on margin, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1049  B7
1914, World War I Postal Charity, Mother and Childs, four reduced format proofs of 7k+1k in black, black green, brown and dark green, printed on thin cardboard (3) or thickened paper, black proof with facial spot on the left, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
1200.00
1050  B7
1914, World War I Postal Charity, Mother and Childs, reduced format proof of 7k+1k in dark green, printed on thickened paper, top sheet margin exemplar, no gum as produced, VF
300.00
1051 **   B8 var
1914, World War I Postal Charity issue, 10k+1k dark blue and brown, printed on bluish paper, perforation 11 1/2, "Broken Lance" variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
1052  B9-13
1915, World War I Postal Charity issue, complete set of four on white paper, each one overprinted "Obrazets" in blue, in addition forgery of 7k+1k (privately colored paper) also with the same overprint, full/large part of OG or unused no gum (1), VF
75.00
1053 **   B10 var
1915, World War I Postal Charity issue, 3k+1k carmine and black gray, printed on white paper, perforation 13 1/2, right sheet margin horizontal strip of four, imperforated between stamps and on the right, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
1054  B14 var
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, 2250r green, printed on ordinary paper, complete offset of the design on gum side, hinge mark on the face, VF
75.00
1055 **   B17 var
1921, Volga Famine Relief issue, 2250r blue, watermark "wavy lines" at the top variety, full OG with ungummed stripe as always, NH, VF, a common stamp with watermark at the bottom included
100.00
1056  B18a
1922, Famine Relief issue, black error surcharge 100r+r100 on "Sword Breaking Chain" 70k brown, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1057 **   B20 var
1922, Famine Relief issue, inverted blue surcharge 100r+100r on "Sword Breaking Chain" 70k brown, horizontal strip of three, full original slightly creamy gum, NH, VF
250.00
1058  B20-22 var
1922, Famine Relief surcharges, 100r+100r blue on 70r, 250r+250r black on 35k and 250r+250r red on 35k, each one without a dot after first or second "r" in surcharge, full/large part of OG, LH (1) or previously hinged, VF
100.00
1059  B24 var
1922, "Philately for the Children", overprint inverted and placed diagonally on perforated 1k orange, slight gum bend as typical for this error, full OG, VLH (appears NH), VF and extremely rare error, only a few recorded, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse, A. Zverev certificate
8000.00
1060 **   B25 var
1922, "Philately for the Children", inverted black overprint on 2k green, the second printing, position 12 of not inverted setting, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1061 **/*   B29
1922, "Philately for the Children", black overprint on imperforated 1k orange, the first printing, bottom left corner margin block of four, positions 16-17/21-22, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF and extremely rare, expertized by W. Pohl, N. Mandrovski and A. Zverev certificates
10000.00
1062 **   B29
1922, "Philately for the Children", black overprint on imperforated 1k orange, the second printing, position 9, minute trace of gum toning at the upper right and natural 2mm gum wrinkle at the top, otherwise, fresh, full OG, NH,VF, P. Buchsbayew certificate
150.00
1063 **   B29 var
1922, "Philately for the Children", inverted black overprint on imperforated 1k orange, left sheet margin single, overprint of the second printing, position 15 of not inverted setting, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
750.00
1064  B29 var
1922, "Philately for the Children", inverted black overprint on imperforated 1k orange, the second printing, position 12 of not inverted setting, full OG, VLH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
500.00
1065  B38
1923, "Philately for the Labor", bronze surcharge 1r+1r on 10r black and brown, full OG, VLH (appears NH), VF, C.v. $500
100.00
1066 **   B38a
1923, "Philately for the Labor", inverted bronze surcharge 1r+1r on 10r black and brown, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and rare
1000.00
1067 **   B45a
1924, Leningrad Flood issue, black surcharge 14k+30k on 300r green, printed on thin paper, right sheet margin single, minimal usual gum waves, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1068 **   B54a
1929, Child Welfare, 10+2k olive brown and red brown, perforation 10 1/2, right sheet margin single, minimal waves without creasing, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1069 **   B145a imp
1988, Zoo Relief Fund, imperforated se-tenant block of five plus label, three side margin block of four, control markings on margin, full OG, NH, VF and very rare multiple
8000.00
1070 **   B43-57

Nice Group of Semi-Postal issues

1924-30, Leningrad Flood issue and five sets of Child Welfare, nice condition, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00