Lots 555 - 588, Catalogue of Auction #71 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
555 **/*   149-50 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 35k ultra and 70k brown, first one is partly imperforated due to perforation break (perforation reinforced by backing paper), the last one in vertical strip of three with misplaced horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
556 **   150 var
1918, "Sword Breaking Chain", 70k brown, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF, SC #2Pb
150.00
557 **   180 var
1921, 20r blue, printed on ordinary paper, double impression, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by C. Ebnet, SC #6Ta
100.00
558 **   182, var
1921, 200r brown, three blocks of six (3x2) and one block of four, different color shades (one in gray brown), top right stamp of each block with a bulb on the right of ornament around RSFSR (position 33), full OG, NH, VF
200.00
559 **   186 var
1921, 1000r carmine, printed on ordinary paper, four different horizontal gutter pairs, space between stamps 7mm (on pinkish paper - very scarce), 9mm, 18mm and 21mm, two folded between stamps, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
150.00
560 **   186
1921, 1000r carmine, printed on ordinary paper, complete sheet of 50 (10x5) without gutter, light vertical fold between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce complete sheet
300.00
561  187
1921, New Russia Triumphant, imperforated proof of 40r in gray violet, small size stamp (small angle - down), right sheet margin block of four, no gum as produced, VF and rare multiple, SC #Pr(7 I)
1000.00
562  187
1921, New Russia Triumphant, imperforated proof of 40r in gray violet, large size stamp (small angle to the right), right sheet margin block of four, pre-printing paper fold, full OG, VLH, VF, SC #Pr(7 II)
300.00
563  194 var
1922, two stamps with inverted black surcharge 5000r on 20r, first one in blue on ordinary paper, the other one - ultra on thin paper, both are right sheet margin examples, full OG, LH, VF, SC #37Ta, 37PPTa
150.00
564 **   194 var
1922, double black surcharge (one is placed diagonally) 5000r on 20r blue, vertical pair printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
565 **/*   194 var
1922, black surcharge 5000r on 20r ultra, two stamps printed on ordinary paper, pale ultra and dark ultra shades, full OG, NH or LH, VF, SC #37b, var
100.00
566  195c
1922, black error surcharge (7mm spacing) 1.0000r on 40r slate, basic stamp is large size, nice quality item, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, expertized by Z. Mikulski, additional owner's hs on reverse, SC #39 IIKa
1000.00
567  200b
1922, double red surcharge 10,000r on 40r slate, small size stamp, full OG, previously hinged, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #32 ITb
75.00
568 **   201 var
1922, black diagonal surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, basic stamp is typo printing on ordinary paper with full offset of the design on gum side, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
569 **   201 var
1922, double (one is placed diagonally, the other one - horizontally) black surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, block of four printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
570  202
1922, "Proletarians of the World Unite!", proof of 5000r in violet, printed on creamy paper without watermark, left sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, SC #Pr(40)
150.00
571 **   203 var
1922, Soviet Emblem, 7500r blue, printed on watermarked "diamonds" paper, double impression, full OG, NH, VF, SC #41 ITa
100.00
572    181/205, AR7/12
1922, nine stamps of four different issues, including four values of the second definitive set and three control stamps, used on postcard locally sent in Kiev, fresh and VF
100.00
573 **   210 var
1922, black diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, ordinary paper, top left corner margin block of four, basic stamp and surcharge printed on gum side, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, SC #54 var
2000.00
574 **   211a-12a
1922, 5th Anniversary of October Revolution, 5r and 10r, printed on thin (0.05-0.06mm) paper, two blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, a common blocks are included, SC #59-60PP
300.00
575 **   212 var
1922, 5th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 10r brown and black, left sheet margin single with double impression of black color, full OG, NH, VF, SC #60Ta
75.00
576 **/*   212, var
1922, 5th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 10r brown and black, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, top right with a dot behind "10" variety (position 17), full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF, SC #60Ka
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75.00
577 **   215a var
1922, 5th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 45r blue and black, left sheet margin horizontal pair printed on thin (0.055mm) paper, complete or partial offset of black color on reverse, full OG, NH, VF, SC #63PP var
150.00
578 **/*   216a/25a
1922-23, inverted Star surcharges, 5p/20k-40r/15k, group of five stamps, four perforated and one imperforated, full OG, NH (4) or LH, VF, SC C.v. $550
150.00
579 **   217, var
1922-23, litho "Star" surcharge 20r on 15k brown lilac and blue, bottom left corner sheet margin perforated block of eight (2x4), misplaced vertical perforation on the left due to pre-printing paper fold, full OG, NH, VF and spectacular error
150.00
580  224
1922-23, proof of litho "Star" surcharge 10r on 15k violet brown and blue, horizontal imperforated pair, slight usual gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF and rare, P. Buchsbayew and N. Mandrovski certificates
7500.00
581    227 var
1923, typo "Star" surcharge 40r on 15k lilac brown and blue, basic stamp is re-engraved in 1919 (enlarged frame, white line all around center, smaller space between stamps), imperforated block of 15 (3x5), used together with ten stamps of soldier 70r violet on reverse of registered pre-printed cover from Moscow to Paris, all appropriate markings, mostly VF and scarce franking
250.00
582 **   230-37, 238-41A
1922-23, 10r-100r, 3r-20r, perforated and imperforated definitive sets in horizontal gutter blocks of four, the total is 13 blocks, full OG, NH, VF, SC C.v. $728++
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100.00
583    237
1923, Ukrainian postcard sent from Tulchin (Podolia Gub.) to Kiev, franked by four stamps of soldier 100r orange, postmarked on arrival, archival holes, still F/VF, ex-Dr. Seichter
100.00
584 **   238-41A, d
1923, 3r-20r, perforated complete set of five, two stamps for each denomination, significantly different color shades, including 3r rose, also two imperforated stamps of 10r, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
585 **/*   238a-41c, fn
1923, definitive issue, 1r-20r, imperforated complete set of seven in horizontal pairs, nice margins, full OG, NH (1r, 2r, 5r and 10r) or LH, VF, SC #0107-13
300.00
586 **   241f
1923, soldier 10r gray, imperforated single with nice double impression, full OG, NH, VF, SC #0112Ta
75.00
587  241c
1923, soldier, imperforated proof of 20r in black violet, in addition worker, unissued denomination imperforated essay of 3r in blue, printed on white paper, both with full OG, LH (20r) or NH, VF
100.00
588 **   149/241

Beautiful Mint Never Hinged Collection on Stockpages

1918-23, 135 stamps, starting with "Sword Breaking Chain", representing all postage, some semi-postal and one air post stamps, numerous paper and perforation varieties, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. over $450
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100.00