Lots 1060 - 1089, Catalogue of Auction #72 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1060  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
1061    221-22, 231
1923, cover from Sumy to Bulgaria, franked by nine stamps and Air Fleet label of 5r in violet and red, tied by Sumy "16.8.23" ds, postmarked Gabrovo "18.VIII.923", minor cover abrasions, stamps are not affected, F/VF
100.00
1062 **   C4a

Famous Error Wide "5" ("Puzataya Pyatyorka")

1923, "Fokker 111", 5r green, right sheet margin single printed on thin paper, two natural paper inclusions (one at the top left corner and another on the left frame) and slight gum wave, which are typical for this issue, full OG, NH, VF, a beautiful example of this undoubted World Air Mail rarity, only 25 stamps (one pane) were printed, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, V. Liapine certificate, SC #011 II
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35000.00
1063 **   C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k dark gray blue, error of color, perfectly centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #276
500.00
1064  C23a
1931, Airship over the Arctic Region, 50k dark gray blue, error of color, centered to the left, full OG, very light trace of hinge, appearing NH, SC #276
200.00
1065 **   C26-29, C30-33
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 30k-2r, imperforated and perforated (L12 1/2) complete sets of four, very nice quality unit, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC #286-89, 290-93
300.00
1066    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
1067 **   C34-35
1932, International Polar Year, 50k carmine and 1r green, perforation 12 1/2 and 10 1/2 respectively, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, SC #297-98A
100.00
1068 **   C37-39
1933, Stratostat "USSR 1", 5k-20k, complete set of three, insignificantly cracked gum on 5k value as often, perfect quality unit otherwise, full OG, NH, VF, SC #341-43
200.00
1069  C37-39, C50-52
1933-34, Stratostat "CCCP 1" and the Stratosphere Disaster, two complete sets of three, first one is unused, expertly regummed, the other one has full original creamy gum, both appearing VF, SC #341-43, 373-75
150.00
1070  C42
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 20k in violet, printed on watermarked paper, enlarged margins, full OG, LH, VF, SC #357
750.00
1071  C43
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 50k in brown, printed on watermarked paper, three-side sheet margins, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SC #358
750.00
1072 **   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, SC #351-52
200.00
1073  C46a
1934, Civil Aviation, 10k green, printed on paper without watermark, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF, SC #351Pc
400.00
1074 **   C53-57
1934, Airships, 5k-30k, complete set of five, the high value with tiny natural paper inclusion, nice quality unit, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in premium quality, SC #376-80
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750.00
1075 **   C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, 1k-50k, complete set of ten, beautiful set in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in pristine condition, SC #392-401
1000.00
1076  C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, 1k-50k, complete set of ten, nicely centered, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, SC #392-401
500.00
1077  D  C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, black-and-white real photo advertising, representing reduced stamp design on front and details of issue on reverse, slight facial waves, mostly VF and scarce
150.00
1078  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k brown, surcharge position 1, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, Raybaudi certificate, SC #420 Ks
300.00
1079  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, Moscow Telegraph Office cancellation, tiny spot of natural inclusion at the bottom margin, otherwise fresh and VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #420
200.00
1080 **   C69-75
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 10k-1r, complete set of seven, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, SC #473-79
100.00
1081 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 1r black, brown and buff, souvenir sheet of four, perfect quality in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 3
150.00
1082 **   C75a var
1937, Aviation Exhibition 1r black, brown and buff, souvenir sheet of four, upper right stamp with re-engraved stripe at the top, thinned spot due to naturally uneven paper, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 3 Ka
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300.00
1083 **   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, SC #604, var
100.00
1084 **   C77 var
1944, 10th Anniversary of the Stratosphere Disaster, Pavel Fedoseyenko, 1r deep blue, raster square, full OG, NH, VF, SC #790(2)
75.00
1085    992H
1948, registered flown cover from Moscow to Philadelphia, franked by five stamps, including fighter "LA-7" 50k dark violet in horizontal strip of four, delivered within six days, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, mostly VF
75.00
1086 **   C96 var
1955, "North Pole - Moscow", red overprint on 2r black and yellow green, perforation L12 1/2, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, left stamp has tiny natural paper inclusion, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1756A
75.00
1087  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, SC #SI5
100.00
1088  CO4
1922, red surcharge 600m on Consular Fee stamp of 3r, type II, position 18, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #SI8
100.00
1089 **   CO8
1922, red surcharge 1200m on Consular Fee stamp of 3r, type I, position 22, perfect quality item, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. Buhler, A. Diena and others, SC #Sl12
1200.00