Lots 1054 - 1109, Catalogue of Auction #70 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1054  C1 var
1922, red Airplane overprint on 45r green and black, bottom sheet margin single, printed on creamy paper, full OG, VLH , VF, a common stamp is included
75.00
1055 **   C6-9, var
1924, "Fokker 111", surcharged issue, complete set of four in horizontal pairs, right stamp of 10k on 5r with narrow "0" variety (position 12), full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1056  C7a
1924, "Fokker 111", black surcharge 10k on 5r green, wide "5" variety, complete Qakh (now - Azerbaijan) postal cancellation, fresh, VF, C.v. $700
250.00
1057    C6-9
1925, registered flown cover from Tashkent to Berlin via Moscow, franked by "Fokker 111" complete surcharged set of four and three other values, "Par Avion" and "Mit Luftpost Befordert" markings, arrival ds on reverse, VF
100.00
1058 **   C10-11, C12a-13a
1924-30, Air Post Conference and Zeppelin issue, two complete sets of two, Zeppelins with perforation 10 1/2, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1059  C10 var
1927, International Air Post Conference, 10k dark blue and yellow brown, horizontal pair, left stamp with white spot on "7", right one with a spot on "P" varieties (positions 26-27), full OG (partly skipped on the left stamp), previously hinged, VF, expertized by Romeko
150.00
1060    C10-11
1927, International Air Post Conference, two registered flown covers from Moscow, addressed to Berlin or Paris, each one franked by four stamps (10k x3 +15k or 15k x3 +10k), all appropriate markings, VF
200.00
1061    C10-11 var
1927, International Air Post Conference, three stamps of 10k, one of which with broken "7" variety and one of 15k used on registered flown cover from Moscow to Berlin, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF and scarce franking
250.00
1062 **   C15-19
1931, Airships, 10k-1r, imperforated complete set of five, large to balanced margins all around, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1063  C22a var
1931, Airship over the Red Square, 20k light red, stroke on "p" in "kopeek" variety (position 11), full OG, VLH, VF
75.00
1064 **   C23 var
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k dark brown, right sheet margin single with double impression, full OG, NH, VF and rare
2500.00
1065 **   C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k dark gray blue, error of color, enlarged vertically single, full OG, NH, VF and very unusual, N. Mandrovski certificate
500.00
1066 **   C24 var
1931, Construction of Airship, 1r dark green, comb perforation, bottom right corner margin vertical pair, both stamps have a stroke over "o" in "Pochta" variety, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
150.00
1067 **   C25
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray black, engraved printing, perforation 12 1/2, block of four, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1068 **   C25c
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray black, engraved printing, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins all around, right stamp with pin-point natural inclusion, three gum clots as often, full OG, NH, VF, left stamp with J. Stolow guarantee hs, clean N. Mandrovski certificate
5000.00
1069    C15-19, C20-24
1931, Airships, imperforated and perforated complete sets of five used on separate FDC addressed to Berlin or USA, tied by Moscow "15.5.31" or "8.6.31" ds respectively, first one with all appropriate confirmation and arrival markings, both are VF
250.00
1070    C20, C22a, C23
1933-38, Airship stamps used on registered postcard and two covers, sent from Ostrogozhsk, Novo-Nikolayevka or Sukhumi, addressed to Yugoslavia, Switzerland or USA, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
Click here to see cover 1, Click here to see cover 2
150.00
1071    C25b
1935, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray black, engraved printing, perforation 14, used on cover from Leningrad to Moscow together with soldier 5k orange brown, postmarked on arrival, mostly VF and scarce franking, N. Mandrovski and P. Buchsbayew certificates
250.00
1072 **   C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 30k-2r, imperforated complete set of four, 35k with sheet margin, others have balanced margins all around, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1073 **   C26-29, C30-33
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", imperforated and perforated complete sets of four, fresh quality, full OG, NH (imperforated 1r and 2r appearing NH, but probably VLH), VF
150.00
1074 **/*   C26/31 var
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", five imperforated and three perforated stamps, representing various plate varieties, full OG, NH (2) or LH/hinged, mostly VF
150.00
1075    C26
1935, pre-printed (Soviet Philatelic Association) registered cover from Moscow to Berne, franked by ice-breaker "Malygin" 30k violet, imperforated single and surcharge 8k on postage due 1k red, typo printing on paper without watermark, arrival ds, VF
100.00
1076 **   C37-39
1933, Stratostat "CCCP 1", 5k-20k, complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
2000.00
1077    C37-39
1933, Stratostat "CCCP 1", complete set of three, used on registered philatelic exchange cover from Moscow to USA, tax stamp 10k/70k is on reverse, tied by 8-line boxed official marking, postmarked on arrival, VF and rare item
500.00
1078  C42
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 20k in violet, huge margins all around, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, LH, VF
750.00
1079  C45
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 5k in lilac with pale lilac background, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, LH, VF
750.00
1080 **   C46-47
1934, Civil Aviation, 10k green and 20k carmine, two blocks of four on paper without watermark, 10k is slightly folded along horizontal perforation, 20k with slight separation at the top, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1081  C46a
1934, Civil Aviation, 10k green, printed on paper without watermark, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF, C.v. $1,250
400.00
1082 **   C50-52
1934, The Stratosphere Disaster, 5k-20k, complete set of three, fresh and flawless, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $295
150.00
1083    C50-52
1934, The Stratosphere Disaster, complete set of three and additional 20k stamp used on registered flown cover from Moscow to Luzern via Berlin, delivered by two connecting flights within two days, upon arrival to Switzerland uprated by postage due stamp of 40c olive green and red, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce mixed franking item, expertized by Z. Mikulski
500.00
1084 **   C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, 1k-50k, complete set of ten, perfect quality in every respect, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
1085  C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, 1k-50k, complete set of ten, fresh quality, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $1,032
500.00
1086  C63
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, Ivan Doronin, black-and-white photo essay of 20k, small detail differences from issued stamp, no gum as produced, VF
150.00
1087 **   C68
1935, Moscow San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, no leg of "p" in San Francisco variety (position 2), full OG, NH, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
600.00
1088 **   C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10r dark brown, block of four, positions 17-18/22-23, very slight fold along horizontal perforation, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, N. Mandrovski and Raybaudi clean certificates
3000.00
1089  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, position 21, cancelled on a piece, fresh, VF, C.v. $525
200.00
1090 **   C69-75, C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, complete set of seven and imperforated souvenir sheet of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $850
250.00
1091 **   C69-75
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 10k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, block of 80k and 1r with sheet margins, fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF
1000.00
1092  C69 var
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 10k yellow brown and black, vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, neatly cancelled, VF and rare
1500.00
1093  C72 var
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 40k violet brown and black, vertical strip of four, imperforated between second and third stamps, CTO with full OG, C.v. $5,750
1000.00
1094 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 1r black, brown and buff, souvenir sheet of four, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
150.00
1095    C69, C75 var
1938, registered philatelic exchange cover from Moscow to Paris, franked by three stamps, including Aviation Exhibition 10k and imperforated 1r from a souvenir sheet, uprated by tax stamp 15k/70k and tied by official eight-line marking, arrival ds, mostly VF
150.00
1096 **   C76A var
1939, Aviation Day, red overprint on 30k blue, top line of overprint shifted to the right, resulting in "1" exactly over left leg of "H" variety, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included
Click here to see enlarged fragment
100.00
1097 **   C76, var
1939, Aviation Day, red overprint on 50k dull violet, block of four, top left stamp has raised overprint variety, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1098 **   C97 var
1956, North Pole Station, 1r multicolored printed on creamy paper, yellow color is omitted variety, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common block is added for comparison
250.00
1099 **   C108 var
1965, AN-22 (Antei), 20k multicolored, intense (overinked) red color variety appearing on reverse through porous paper, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp with pale red color is included
100.00
1100    C6-9

Pioneer Flight Covers

May 24-26, 1926, registered flown cover from Leningrad to Basel via Moscow, Berlin and Munich, delivered at least with two flights, franked by complete surcharged set of "Fokker 111" and four other values, all transit and arrival markings, VF
100.00
1101    C34-35
August 26, 1932, First Polar Flight "Franz Josef Land - Arkhangelsk" cover, franked by International Polar Year complete set of two, triangle red flight cachet and all appropriate markings, VF
150.00
1102    C46
October 21-23, 1934, registered special delivery flown cover from Moscow to Zurich via Berlin, delivered with two connecting flights, franked by three stamps, including Civil Aviation 10k green on paper without watermark, all appropriate transits and arrival ds, VF
150.00
1103    

Zeppelin Flights

September 10-11, 1930, Zeppelin Moscow Return Flight cover, franked by three non-Zeppelin stamps, tied by special Moscow postmark, Friedrichshafen arrival ds on reverse, VF, Si #85D
100.00
1104    
September 10-11, 1930, Zeppelin Moscow Return Flight stationery card 5k orange brown, uprated by four non-Zeppelin stamps, tied by special postmark, Friedrichshafen arrival ds is alongside, VF, Si #85D
100.00
1105    C26-29
July 25-27, 1931, Zeppelin North Pole Flight registered postcard and cover, franked altogether by ice-breaker "Malygin" imperforated complete set of four, cancelled with Leningrad special marking, red and violet flight cachet, ice-breaker drop ds, cover has toned paper, stamps are not affected, mostly VF, Sieger #120Ba, Bb
150.00
1106  CO1

Air Post Official stamps

1922, red surcharge 12m on Consular Fee stamp of 2.25r, type IV, position 9, large part of OG, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
100.00
1107  CO4
1922, red surcharge 600m on Consular Fee stamp of 3r, type I, position 2, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic and J. Stolow guarantee hs
100.00
1108  CO4
1922, red surcharge 600m on Consular Fee stamp of 3r, type II, position 18, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
100.00
1109  CO7
1922, red surcharge 1200m on Consular Fee stamp of 2.25r, type III, right sheet margin single, position 10, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $1,300++
750.00