Lots 774 - 991, Catalogue of Auction #68 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
774 **   856
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, block of four, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
775 **   856
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
776 **   857-58
1942, Alisher Navoi, 30k brown and 1r violet, first one with comb perforation, blocks of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
777  858 var
1942, Alisher Navoi, 1r violet, horizontal pair with gutter in the middle, imperforated between gutter and right stamp, full OG, previously hinged (on gutter), VF and scarce
750.00
778  857-58
1942, Alisher Navoi, 30k brown and 1r violet, first one with comb perforation, complete set in vertical gutter blocks of four, CTO with full OG, VF
150.00
779 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
100.00
780 **   860A/1020
1943-46 Years, 155 stamps and one souvenir sheet, just a few stamps are missing for completion, nice quality overall, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. is about $500
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2, 3, 4
150.00
781 **   877, var
1943, Anti-Aircraft Battery, 45k blue, bottom sheet margin block of four, lower right stamp with projectiles (blue spots over gun) variety (position 48), full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
782 **   878-85
1943, 25th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 5k-2r, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
783 **   882, var
1943, 25th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k brown black, top sheet margin vertical pair, partial design print at the top margin, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
784 **   886/89 var
1943, 200th Anniversary of the Death of Vitus Bering, 30k x2, 1r and 2r, four stamps with various plate varieties, including third mast on 1r, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
785 **   894, var
1943, Soviet Sniper, 60k blue, top right corner margin vertical pair, bottom stamp with extra aim (vertical stroke) variety (position 20), full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
786 **   907 var
1943, Tehran Conference, 30k black, red and blue, red color significantly shifted to the bottom right, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
787  915, var
1944, "Molodaia Gvardia", 30k deep ultra, bottom right corner margin block of six (3x2), top left stamp with missing first "o" in "Molodoi" variety, CTO with full OG, VF
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75.00
788 **   922 var
1944, United Nations, 3r indigo, red and light blue, red color is strongly shifted to the top, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included
75.00
789 **   954A, var
1944, Ilya Repin, 60k pale blue, top right corner margin imperforated block of four, bottom right stamp with a stroke through left value tablet variety, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
790 **   959 var
1944, Liberation of Leningrad, 30k slate green, souvenir sheet of four, text at the top and bottom strongly shifted to the left variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
791 **   960 var
1945, Partisan Medal, 15k black on green network, which is partly omitted at the top, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
792 **   970 var
1945, Victory at Stalingrad, 3r gray black and red, souvenir sheet of four, marginal text is turned clockwise, in addition it has wide second "a" in "Stalingrad" variety, slight internal fold, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
793 **   970 var
1945, Victory at Stalingrad, 3r gray black and red, souvenir sheet of four, full offset of the design on gum side, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
500.00
794 **   975 var
1945, Battle Scene, 30k blue black and orange, "loop" under denomination variety, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
795 **   992A var
1946, Soviet Pursuit Airplane, 5k violet, raster vertical diamonds, top left corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
796 **   992B var
1946, Soviet Pursuit Airplane, 10k brown orange, bottom left corner margin single, perforation freak due to foldover, some natural gum wrinkles, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
797 **   992C var
1946, Soviet Pursuit Airplane, 15k brown orange, two vertical pairs, raster vertical or horizontal diamonds respectively, each pair with double perforation variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
798  992F, var
1946, Soviet Pursuit Airplane, 30k violet, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG, VF
150.00
799 **   993-1001
1945, Soviet Airfighters, 1r denominations, complete set in blocks of four, many with sheet margins, one stamp of No.994 has tiny natural paper inclusion, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
800 **   1005 var
1945, 75th Anniversary of the Birth of Lenin, 1r greenish black, "Pochta CCCP" omitted variety, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included
100.00
801 **   1014/163 var
1945-47, six different raster varieties, Engels, Gorki, Tankmen Day and etc., four with raster vertical diamonds and two with horizontal diamonds, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
802 **   1021/100
1946 Year, complete set of 76 stamps and one souvenir sheet, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $308
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100.00
803  1031, var
1946, Victory Parade, 3r blue black and red, bottom right corner margin vertical pair, partially missing perforation at the lower right due to foldover, CTO with full OG, VF
75.00
804 **   1032-38
1946, Soviet Military and Labor Orders, complete set of seven, three side margin blocks of 25, No.1034 with uneven gum, each one folded once along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
805 **   1062 var
1946, Views of Moscow, Bolshoi Theater, 20k brown, left sheet margin horizontal strip of three, imperforated on the left and between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
750.00
806 **   1066, var
1946, Moscow Kremlin, 1r red brown, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
807 **   1080 var
1946, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamps, 15k black and red, red color is strongly (3mm) shifted to the right, full OG, NH, F/VF centering, a common stamp is added for comparison
250.00
808 **   1080a, var
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamps, 15k black and red, two souvenir sheets of four, printed on white and pinkish paper, each sheet with "Bridge to Alaska" variety, full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
809 **   1081a-82a var
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamps, 30k and 60k, two souvenir sheets of four, each one with different printing errors, full OG (30k with partial gum loss), NH, VF
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100.00
810 **   1083a var
1947, 29th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k brown orange, souvenir sheet of four, Coat of Arms is shifted to the left, full OG (slightly uneven as always exists), NH, VF
100.00
811 **   1089, var
1946, Nikolai Nekrasov, 30k brown black, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
812 **   1091/188A
1947 Year, 82 stamps and one souvenir sheet, representing 19 complete issues, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $320
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100.00
813 **   1094-97, var
1947, Centenary of Geographical Society, 20k and 60k, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, in addition both 60k blocks on yellow gray paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
814 **   1098, var
1947, Nikolai Zhukovski, 30k brown black, left sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
815 **   1104-20 var
1947, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set of 17, the high value with joint first and second "C" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, NH, VF
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50.00
816  1104 var
1947, Coat of Arms of RSFSR, 30k brown orange, bottom right corner margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps and at the bottom, full OG, LH (top stamp), VF and scarce
500.00
817  1105 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Armenian Republic, 30k orange brown, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, neatly cancelled, VF
100.00
818 **   1106/18, var
1947, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Republics, seven blocks of four, including Moldavia, two of each representing different shades and white or yellowish gum, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
819  1108 var
1947, Coat of Arms of Estonian Republic, 30k violet black, left sheet margin exemplar, imperforated on the left, CTO with full OG, VF
100.00
820 **   1120, var
1947, Coat of Arms of the Soviet Union, 1r multicolored, block of four, upper left stamp with broken hammer, while lower left has red ink over Soviet Emblem varieties, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
821 **   1143-46
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 1r-5r, block of eight plus two blank labels, containing two vertical se-tenant strips, folded once along horizontal perforation, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
822  1143 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 1r multicolored, central design is shifted to the bottom variety, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
823 **   1144
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r multicolored, pane of ten (5x2), a spot of uneven gum mostly at the top margin, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
824 **   1144 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r multicolored, a single with blank label at the bottom, imperforated between stamp and label, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
825 **   1144 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r multicolored, three-side margin horizontal strip of five, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
4000.00
826  1145 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 3r multicolored, two stamps with central design shifted to the right, original and reprint, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
827 **   1145-46 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 3r and 5r, two stamps with strong red color shifts, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamps are included
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150.00
828 **   1147-52
1947, Moscow - Volga Canal, complete set in blocks of four, all with raster vertical or horizontal diamonds, stamp of 45k printed on thickened paper, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
829 **   1169 var
1947, Sochi Sanatorium, 30k brownish violet, vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
830 **   1183-88, imp
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k-2r, perforated and imperforated complete sets in sheet margin blocks of four, minimal usual gum wrinkles possible, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
831 **   1183 var
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k dark red and greenish black, central design is significantly shifted to the top, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
832  1183, A var
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k dark red and greenish black, perforated and imperforated singles, central design is shifted to the bottom or to the right respectively, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
833 **   1188 var
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 2r dark red and greenish black, central design is dramatically shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
834 **   1189/317, C82
1948 Year, 126 stamps, less just several issues for completion, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,425
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400.00
835 **   1189/305
1948 Year, 58 blocks of four, representing 21 complete issues, including Views of Leningrad, Heroes, Surikov, Belinsky, Ostrovski, Sports, Abovian, Chess Championships, Stasov and etc., occasional folds along perforation possible, nice quality material, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,440++
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
500.00
836 **   1197 var
1948, 24th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 30k violet, raster horizontal diamonds variety, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
837    1197 var
1948, 24th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 30k violet, raster horizontal diamonds, top sheet margin single used on entire wrapper from Irshava (Zakarpatskaya Obl - now Ukraine), VF
100.00
838  1202
1948, Vassily Surikov, imperforated trial color proof of 60k in dark violet, affixed over a thin card, fresh, VF and scarce
500.00
839 **   1224-26, 1227-29
1948, Vissarion Belinsky and Aleksandr Ostrovski, two complete sets in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
120.00
840 **   1230-33
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 30k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, three blocks with sheet margins, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
841  1232 var
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 60k multicolored, two stamps with errors, first one has magenta color shifted to the left, the other one has frame shifted to the bottom right, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
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200.00
842 **   1235 var
1948, Post-War 5-Year Plan, 30k slate and carmine, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
843  1236 var
1948, Post-War 5-Year Plan, 60k black and carmine, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
844 **   1244 var
1948, 25th Anniversary of the USSR, 30k carmine and slate, central design is significantly shifted to the top, full OG (slightly uneven), NH, VF, a common stamp is included
100.00
845 **   1254-57
1948, Sports issue, 15k-50k, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
846 **   1255 var
1945, Sports issue, Soccer, 30k red brown, retouch of raster (horizontal diamonds) background around foot of left footballer, original printing, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
847 **   1258-59
1948, Tankmen Day, 30k brown black and 1r rose, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
848 **   1265-67
1948, 5-Year Plan, Livestock, 30k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
849 **   1284-88
1948, Young Pioneers, 30k-1r, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $247.50
75.00
850 **   1291 var
1948, Youth Communist League, 40k red brown and red, red color is strongly shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular error
150.00
851 **   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
852 **   1302-03
1948, Artillery Day, 30k blue and 1r rose carmine, complete set in blocks of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
853 **   1304-05
1948, Vassily Stasov, 40k brown and 1r brown black, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
854 **   1307-09, imp
1948, 225th Anniversary of Sverdlovsk, 30k-1r, perforated and imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
855  1311 var
1948, View of Piatigorsk, 40k red lilac, raster horizontal diamonds, original printing, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
856 **   1312 var
1945, View of Sukhumi, 40k dark green, retouch of raster (squares) background close to palm tree, reprint of 1955, full OG, NH, VF
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75.00
857 **   1318/428
1949 Year, 98 stamps, less several issues for completion, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,011
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300.00
858 **   1318/419
1949 Year, 48 blocks of four, representing 15 complete issues, including Byelorussia, Medical Academy, Lomonosov, Admiral Makarov, Michurin, Maly Theater, Locomotives and etc., occasional folds along perforation possible, perfect quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is about $1,300
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2, 3, 4
400.00
859 **   1320-22
1949, Mikhail Lomonosov, 40k-1r, complete set in corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
860 **   1323-24
1949, Semyon Dezhnev Expedition, 40k dark green and 1r gray blue, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
861 **   1325
1949, Birthday of J. Stalin, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500
150.00
862  1325 var
1949, Birthday of J. Stalin, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, brown color is significantly misplaced, full OG, LH, VF
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100.00
863 **   1326-27
1949, 25th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 40k green and brown red, 1r gray black and brown red, complete set in blocks of four, one stamp of 40k with slight gum disturbance, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
864  1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r gray black and red brown, perforated souvenir sheet of four, appropriate size of 175x130mm, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
865 **   1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r gray black and red brown, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, enlarged size of 180x130mm, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
1200.00
866 **   1330-32
1949, Medical Academy, 40k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, block of 40k with bottom margin, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
867 **   1333
1949, 31st Anniversary of the Soviet Army, 40k rose red, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
868 **   1341-42
1949, Military Orders, 2r green and 3r brown carmine, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
869 **   1343-47
1949, definitive issue, 15k-50k, complete set of five, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
870 **   1345 var
1949, aviator 25k dark blue, original printing, birthmark (white spot) on aviator's face variety, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
871 **   1352-54
1949, Aleksandr Popov, 40k-1r, complete set in corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
872 **   1355-56
1949, Soviet Press Day, 40k rose red and 1r dark violet, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
873 **   1359-63
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k-2r, complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, unfolded and very fresh, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
874 **   1360a
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k and 40k, souvenir sheet of four, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
100.00
875  1360a var
1949, Alexander Pushkin, souvenir sheet of four, stamps are not aligned (both 25k stamps are misplaced), full OG, LH, VF
150.00
876 **/*   1361, 1363 var
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 40k x2 and 2r, three stamps with labels, representing three different plate varieties on labels, full OG, NH (2) or LH, VF
100.00
877 **   1364-65
1949, Sormovo Machine and Boat Works, complete set in blocks of four, lower left stamp of 40k has natural paper inclusion, fresh and choice, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
878 **   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
879 **   1366, var
1949, Kislovodsk Sanatorium, 40k violet, top sheet margin imperforated pair, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
880 **   1388-89
1949, Aleksandr Radischev, 40k bluish green and 1r dark gray, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
881 **   1392a-93a
1949, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, 40k and 50k, imperforated complete set in sheet margin blocks of eight (2x4), full OG, NH, VF
150.00
882 **   1392a var
1949, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, 40k brown orange and indigo, imperforated single, central design is significantly shifted to the left, full OG, NH, VF and an eye-catching error
300.00
883 **   1403
1949, Vassily Chapayev, 40k brown orange, reprint of 1956, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
884 **   1405, var
1949, Ivan Nikitin, 1r slate blue, block of four, left stamps are elevated compare to right ones, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
885 **   1406-07
1949, 32nd Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k deep orange, 1r deep green, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
886 **   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
887 **   1429/536
1950 Year, 90 stamps, representing 29 issues, just a few are missing for completion, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,260
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300.00
888 **   1429/531
1950 Year, 42 blocks of four, representing ten complete issues, including Uzbek Republic, Lenin, Soviet Elections, Moscow Museums, Labor Day, Subway, Stalingrad, Dimitrov, Frunze and etc., occasional folds along perforation possible, fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is over $1,400
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2, 3, 4
400.00
889 **  Mi 1333 II
1950, aviator 25k blue, typo printing, block of four, no bends, folds or stains, which are commonly seen on these stamps, nice quality item overall, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
1500.00
890 Mi 1335 II
1950, Coat of Arms, typo printing, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, VLH (appearing NH), VF and scarce
1800.00
891 **   1435-37 var
1950, 26th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 40k-1r, complete set in corner sheet margin blocks of four, blocks of 40k and 1r with control inscriptions on bottom edges, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
892 **   1442
1950, Movie Projection, 25k brown, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
893 **   1443-44
1950, Soviet Elections, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, the high value with top margin, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
894 **   1445-46
1950, Pioneer Pavlik Morozov, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
895 **   1452 var
1950, Biological Museum in Moscow, 40k multicolored, central design is strongly shifted to the right, left sheet margin block of four, full OPG, NH, VF,
500.00
896 **   1455 var
1950, Zoological Museum of Moscow University, 40k multicolored, central design is significantly shifted to the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
897 **   1458-59
1950, Labor Day, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
898 **   1462-63
1950, 5th Anniversary of the Victory in the World War II, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
899 **   1464-68
1950, Alexander Suvorov, 40k-2r, complete set in blocks of four, nice condition in every respect, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
900 **   1469-71, 1559-62
1950-51, Agriculture, 40k-1r and 25k-2r, two complete issues of three and four stamps respectively, blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
901 **   1474-76
1950, Azerbaijan Soviet Republic, 25k-1r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
902 **   1481-87
1950, Moscow Subway, complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
903 **   1489 var
1950, People and Flags, 50k multicolored, thin text at the top variety, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
75.00
904 **   1491-96
1950, Latvian Soviet Republic, 25k-2r, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
905 **   1497-99
1950, Lithuanian Soviet Republic, 25k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
906 **   1500-03
1950, Estonian Soviet Republic, 25k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, three of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
907 **   1508-09
1950, Antarctic Expedition, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
908 **   1512-14
1950, Mikhail Kalinin, 40k-3r, complete set in blocks of four, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
909 **   1515-17
1950, Armenian Soviet Republic, 20k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
910 **   1518-25
1950, Moscow Skyscrapers, 1r in various colors, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $460
150.00
911 **   1526
1950, Moscow Kremlin, 1r dark green, brownish red and yellow, top left corner margin block of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
912 **   1532-33
1950, Newspaper "Iskra", 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, 40k with left sheet margin, excellent quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
913 **   1534-35
1950, Kazakh Soviet Republic, 40k and 1r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
914 **   1536
1950, Decembrist's Revolt, 1r black brown on yellow paper, block of four, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
915 **   1537-611
1951 Year, complete set of 75 stamps, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,380
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500.00
916 **   1537/604
1951 Year, 12 blocks of four, representing five complete issues, including Lenin, Hungary, Georgia, Peace Conference and Ostrogradski, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is about $800
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200.00
917 **   1538, var
1951, Lenin and Young Pioneers, 1r multicolored, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
918 **   1539-40
1951, Kirghiz Soviet Republic, 25k and 40k, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
919 **   1541
1951, Albania, 40k green on bluish paper, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
920 **   1542-44
1951, Bulgaria, 25k-60k, complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
921 **   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
250.00
922 **   1548-49
1951, Dmitry Furmanov, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
923 **   1552
1951, Kirov Machine Works, 40k brown on yellow paper, block of four, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
924 **   1554 var
1951, Bolshoi Theater, 1r multicolored, blue color is significantly shifted to the right variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
925 **   1566-67
1951, Felix Dzerzhinsky, 40k brownish red and 1r gray black, complete set blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
926 **   1568-83
1951, Russian Scientists, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, reprints of 1955, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
927 **   1584-85
1951, Russian Composers Alyabyev and Kalinnikov, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
928 **   1584 var
1951, Aleksandr Alyabyev, 40k brown on salmon paper, dark shade with omitted outer frame of right value tablet variety, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included
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75.00
929 **   1590 var
1951, Glider Models, 60k multicolored, green (offset) color is strongly misplaced, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included
150.00
930 **   1594-95
1951, Viktor Vasnetsov, 40k and 1r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
931 **   1596-97
1951, 34th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
932  1596 var
1951, 34th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k violet blue and red, red color strongly shifted to the bottom variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
933 **   1599 var
1951, Development of Communism, Volga-Don Canal, 30k multicolored, damaged text at the top and significant shift of dark blue color to the left, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
100.00
934 **   1606 var
1951, Czechoslovakia, 25k dark red, two sheet margin blocks of four, printed on pinkish and yellowish paper, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
935 **   1612-60, var
1952 Year, complete set of 49 stamps, in addition four color varieties, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $580
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200.00
936 **   1612/60
1952 Year, 26 blocks of four, representing 12 complete issues, including Lenin (two sets), Semenov-Tianshanski, Kovalevsky, Gogol, Romania, Orders and etc., nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $830++
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2, 3, 4
350.00
937 **   1622-23
1952, Sergo Ordzhonikidze, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
938 **   1624-27
1952, Stalin Constitution, complete set in corner sheet margin blocks of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
939 **   1631
1952, Georgy Sedov, 40k dark blue, dark brown and blue green, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
940 **   1643-44
1952, 35th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
941 **   1661-88
1953 Year, complete set of 28 stamps, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $328
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120.00
942 **   1661/717
1953-54, 17 blocks and four pairs (Leningrad Views), representing seven complete issues, including Lenin, Stalin Medal, Tolstoy, Chkalov and Sports, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is over $700
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250.00
943 **   1661 var
1953, 29th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 40k multicolored, yellow color is significantly shifted to the left, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
944  1666 var
1953, Volga - Don Canal, 40k multicolored, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated at the bottom, neat cancellation, VF
400.00
945 **   1667 var
1953, Volga - Don Canal, 40k multicolored, red stripe is dented at the top left variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
946 **   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
947 **   1676-77
1953, 36th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 40k and 60k, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
948 **   1678-79
1953, 50th Anniversary of the Communist Party, 40k and 1r, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
949 **   1689-745
1954 Year, complete set of 57 stamps, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $276
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100.00
950 **   1694-98
1954, 30th Anniversary of the death of Lenin, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
951 **   1700-09
1954, Tercentenary of the Union of Ukraine and Russia, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
952 **   1723 var
1954, Mikhail Glinka, 40k deep claret, pink and black brown, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
953 **   1734 var
1954, Soviet Agriculture Exhibition, 1r multicolored, bottom right corner margin single, blue and olive green colors are strongly shifted to the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included
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150.00
954 **   1746-88, C91-96
1955 Year, complete set of 49 stamps and ten souvenir sheets, including both North Pole sheets of 1958 and 1962, postage and airpost, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $440
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2, 3, 4
150.00
955 **   1749/2060
1955-58, 42 blocks of four, representing ten complete issues, including Poland, Lenin, Arkhipov, Sports, Perov, Tretyakov Gallery, Repin, Animals, Birds and others, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is over $500
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2, 3, 4
200.00
956 **   1765-67, var
1955, North Pole Station, 40k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, bottom right stamp of 60k with a damper on wires variety (position 12), full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
957 **   1789-904, C96
1956 Year, complete set of 118 stamps, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $351
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2, 3, 4
120.00
958  1792 var
1956, Academician Alexei Krylov, 40k gray, brown and black, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, bottom sheet margin block of four, CTO with full OG, VF
150.00
959  1811 var
1956, Soviet Agriculture Exhibition, 1r multicolored, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, previously hinged, VF
300.00
960 **   1857 var
1956, Builder's Day, 1r intense blue, comb perforation 12x12 1/2 instead of L12 1/2, in addition break in raster background (blue spot at the top) variety, full OG, NH, F/VF centering
150.00
961 **   1864, var
1956, Chronicler Nestor, 1r multicolored, right sheet margin block of four, left stamps with partly unprinted red color variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
962 **   1867, var
1956, Ilya Repin, 1r multicolored, top right corner margin transition block of four with shortage of gray blue color on right stamps, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
963 **   1884, var
1956, Antarctic Expedition, 40k multicolored, block of four, top left stamp without a flag variety, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
964 **   1902 var
1957, Vissarion Belinsky, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, top left corner margin block of four, lower left stamp with tiny gum wrinkle at the top left, post office fresh quality item, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
5000.00
965 **   1905-2027
1957 Year, complete set of 129 stamps and three souvenir sheets, in addition No.1943a in pale shade variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $345
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2, 3, 4
120.00
966 **   1913/40 imp
1957, Youth Festival, 10k-1r, imperforated complete set of five, three stamps with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
100.00
967 **   1916 var
1957, Gray Partridge, 10k multicolored, green color omitted variety, top left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
750.00
968 **   1919 var
1957, Axis Deer, 20k multicolored, color misregistration variety, bottom right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
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150.00
969 **   1924-27, var
1927, National Handicrafts, complete for 1957 set of four, corner sheet margin blocks of nine, one stamp of Bone Carver and Wooden Products blocks with plate varieties, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
970 **   1925 var
1957, Vologda Lacemaker, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
971  1926 var
1957, Bone Carver, 40k ultra, buff and gray, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, nice quality, CTO with full OG, VF
250.00
972 **   1928 var
1958, Turkmen Rug Weaver, 40k multicolored, buff background is strongly shifted to the bottom, left sheet margin block of six (3x2), full OG, NH, VF, a common block of four is added for comparison
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150.00
973 **   1929, var
1958, Palekh Artist, 40k multicolored, bottom right corner margin block of four, vertical perforation on the right is misplaced, resulting in both right stamps are enlarged, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
974 **   1937 imp var
1957, Youth Festival, 20k olive green, violet and light blue, balanced margins imperforated single with "Molosezhi" variety, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
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400.00
975  1938 var
1957, Youth Festival, 25k multicolored, lilac and yellow colors are shifted to the left variety, full OG, LH, VF, a common stamp is included
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75.00
976  1943a
1957, 40th Anniversary of the October Revolution, proof of souvenir sheet of three in issued colors, but without gray violet background (silhouettes of Leningrad), printed on thick chalk-surfaced paper, no gum as issued, NH, VF and scarce
2000.00
977 **   1944 var
1957, 250th Anniversary of Leningrad, red overprint on 1r black brown on green paper, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, control marking with a pinhole on selvage, full OG, NH, VF
400.00
978 **   1946 var
1957, Henry Fielding, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
979 **   1972 var
1957, Melbourne Olympic Games, Soccer, 40k multicolored, double (ghost) impression of black color variety with additional color misregistration, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included
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100.00
980  1995 var
1957, Sikhote Alin Meteor, 40k multicolored, double line perforation, top sheet margin vertical pair with one line of perforation omitted between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF and scarce unrecorded error
250.00
981 **   2021, var
1957, First "Sputnik", black overprint on K. Tsiolkovski stamp of 40k blue and brown, bottom sheet margin block of four, lower right stamp with two surcharge varieties, full OG, NH, VF
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100.00
982 **   2026 var
1957, Maria Ermolova, 40k brown and bright violet, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
350.00
983 **   2028/163
1958 Year, complete set of 150 stamps ad one souvenir sheet (no souvenir sheets of Centenary Postage stamps), full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $288
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75.00
984 **   2030 imp
1958, Industrial Exhibition, 60k gray violet, red and black, right sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, printed on thick paper without gum, NH, VF and scarce, N. Mandrovski certificate
1000.00
985 **   2059, var
1958, Jan Komensky, 40k green, right sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
986 **   2067, a
1958, Communications Conference in Moscow, 40k multicolored, bottom right corner margin block of four, lower right stamp with extra "Star" (yellow spot) on Chinese Flag variety (position 94), full OG, NH, VF
75.00
987 **  Mi XX
1958, Voroshilovgrad Locomotive Plant, 40k brown and yellow, an unissued stamp for political reasons, full OG, NH, fine centering
500.00
988 **   2170, var
1959, Victory of the Soviet Basketball Team, red overprint on 1r brown red, brown and black, left sheet margin horizontal pair, right stamp with "ch" under "k" variety (position 27), full original slightly dryish gum, NH, VF
1000.00
989 **   2170, var
1959, Victory of the Soviet Basketball Team, red overprint on 1r brown red, brown and black, top sheet margin block of four, top right stamp with third line of overprint shifted to the right ("ch" under "o"and "m") variety (position 10), full OG, NH, VF
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200.00
990 **   2176
1959, Aleksandr Ostrovski, 40k violet and brown, complete horizontal gutter sheet of 50 (5x5+5x5), several folds along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
991 **   2464 var
1961, Yuri Gagarin's Space Flight, 6k blue, violet and red, miniature sheet of 15 stamps with labels, nice and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, a common sheet includes 25 stamps with labels
1200.00