Lots 1015 - 1053, Catalogue of Auction #73 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1015 **   C4a
1923, "Fokker 111", 5r green, wide "5" variety, printed on ordinary paper, tiny usual paper inclusion at the bottom, excellent condition without usual paper folds, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, only 25 stamps (one sheet) had been produced on ordinary paper, expertized by R. Calves and others, SC #011 II
30000.00
1016  C4a
1923, "Fokker 111", 5r green, wide "5" variety, printed on thin paper, slight usual paper folds, nice quality otherwise, full OG with 3mm gum missing at the bottom, very light trace of hinge, VF and extremely rare, only 25stamps were printed on thin paper, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, expertized by Z. Mikulski, SC #011 II var
20000.00
1017 **   C7a
1924, "Fokker 111", black surcharge 10k on 5k green, wide "5" variety, excellent quality single with bottom sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #60 II
750.00
1018  C7a var
1924, black surcharge 10k on wide 5r green, surcharge with narrow "0" variety, position 12 of 25-stamp setting, neat corner cancellation, VF and rare, SC #60 II Ka
500.00
1019    
1928, two Soviet Trade Mission in Germany pre-printed flown covers from Berlin to Moscow, beautiful German machine postage imprint, appropriate Air Post labels and arrival ds on reverse, placed on the Collection page, mostly VF, ex-Ustinovsky
100.00
1020 **   C25, var
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray black, perforation 12 1/2, two blocks of four, small and large size stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SC #301, var
100.00
1021 **/U   C25, a, b
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray black, three singles with perforation 12 1/2, 10 1/2 (CTO) and 14, full OG, NH (2), F/VF centering, SC #301, A, B
100.00
1022 **   C30 var
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 30k violet, perforation L12 1/2, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF, SC #290 Pa
300.00
1023  C32 var
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 1r black, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, "lamp" on the dirigible variety (position 19), full OG, LH, VF and scarce
Click here to see enlarged fragment
100.00
1024 **   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
1025 **   C37-39
1933, Stratostat "CCCP 1", 5k-20k, complete set of three, premium quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, SC #341-43
200.00
1026 **   C37-39
1933, Stratostat "CCCP 1", 5k-20k, complete set in bottom sheet margin blocks of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC #341-43
2000.00
1027  C46a
1934, Civil Aviation, 10k green, left sheet margin horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by Z. Mikulski, SC #351 Pc
800.00
1028  C48
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 50k in orange, printed on paper without watermark, no gum as issued, NH, VF, SC #353
750.00
1029 **   C50-52
1934, Stratosphere Disaster, 5k-20k, complete set of three, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC #373-75
150.00
1030 **   C50-52
1934, Stratosphere Disaster, 5k-20k, complete set of three, full original slightly creamy gum as often, NH, VF, SC #373-75
100.00
1031  C51 var
1934, Andrey Vasenko, 10k brown, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG, VF and rare perforation error, SC #374 Pb
2000.00
1032 **   C53-57
1934, Airships, 5k-30k, complete set of five, minor offset on 5k and tiny abrasion on the face of 15k, otherwise fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, F/VF centering, SC #376-80
300.00
1033  C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, 1k-50k, complete set of ten, full OG, LH or previously hinged (50k - NH), VF, SC #392-401
400.00
1034  C63
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, Ivan Doronin, enlarged black- and-white photo essay of 20k, clear picture details at the bottom, which are different from issued stamp, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
300.00
1035  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, position 3, nice quality, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #420
300.00
1036  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, position 14, fresh condition, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #420
300.00
1037  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, position 24, full OG, VLH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #420
300.00
1038    C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, position 15 (broken "5" in "1935"), used on registered Express Mail cover from Moscow to Berlin, tied by Moscow Post Office No.9 "20.09.35" ds, delivered within one day and postmarked on arrival "21.9.35", VF so-called Rosenberg's cover
1200.00
1039 **   C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" variety of surcharge, position 8, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by A. Brun and R. Calves, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #420 Ka
1000.00
1040  C69 var
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 10k yellow brown and black, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, neatly cancelled, fresh, VF and scarce, SC #473 Pe
1500.00
1041  C72a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 40k violet brown and black, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF, SC #476 Pb
750.00
1042  C73a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 50k dark violet and black, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF and scarce, SC #477 Pb
1000.00
1043 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 1r black brown and buff, souvenir sheet of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 3
150.00
1044    

Around the World in Eight Days

June 23-July 1, 1931, cover delivered by Record "Winnie Mae" Flight by pilot Wiley Post and navigator Harold Gatty (signed by them at the top), started from Roosevelt Field at Mineola, NY with 14 transit points including Berlin, Moscow, Omsk, Novosibirsk, Irkutsk, Blagoveschensk, Khabarovsk and etc., two violet Dobroliot markings were applied, Mineola "Jul.1.1931" arrival ds is alongside and on reverse, VF and scarce
600.00
1045    

Pioneer SCADTA Flight

October 3-29, 1931, cover from Leningrad to Cali (Colombia) via Berlin, Colombian stationery envelope 4c blue, franked by seven Soviet adhesives and sent by registered airmail on line"Leningrad-Berlin" on October 3, then forwarded by sea to Buenaventura, upon arrival to Colombia (10.27) posted to SCADTA flight to Cali (10.29), after arrival uprated by two stamps and tied by Cali ds, address partly erased, still VF
150.00
1046    359-65

Catapult Flight

September 2-10, 1931, "Europa" Catapult Flight three-country mixed franking registered cover from Leningrad to New York, franked by eight Soviet Union stamps, sent on-line "Leningrad-Berlin", upon transit in Germany (09.03) uprated with six air post values, two m/s "Europa" confirmation markings in red and violet, US franking including three 5c carmine and blue, tied by NYC "9.10.1931" ds, VF and very scarce
500.00
1047    

Zeppelin Flights

September 10-11, 1930, Moscow Return Flight cover to Germany, franked by three stamps, tied by special Moscow Flight cancellation, Friedrichshafen "11.9.30" arrival ds on reverse, VF and scarce non-Zeppelin franking, Sieger #85 D
100.00
1048    C26-29
July 24-31, 1931, North Pole Flight registered postcard and cover to Friedrichshafen, franked altogether by "Malygin" imperforated complete set of four, two flight cachet and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #120Aa, Ab
150.00
1049  CO1

Air Post Official stamps

1922, red surcharge 12m on Consular stamp of 2.25r, block of four, top left stamp has surcharge type II, all others - type I, sheet positions 16-17/21-22, appropriate roller cancellation, fresh, VF and scarce multiple, expertized by Romeko
500.00
1050 **   CO2
1922, red surcharge 24m on Consular stamp of 3r, block of four, types IV-III/I-III, sheet positions 14-15/19-20, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #SI6
300.00
1051  CO7
1922, red surcharge 1200m on Consular Fee stamp of 2.25r, type III, right sheet margin single, position 10, full OG, LH, VF, APEX certificate, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #SI11
750.00
1052 **   CO7
1922, red surcharge 1200m on Consular Fee stamp of 2.25r, horizontal pair of types IV and III, positions 14-15, excellent item in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, SC #SI11
3500.00
1053 **   CO8
1922, red surcharge 1200m on Consular Fee stamp of 3r, type III, position 25, a beautiful single, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by R. Calves, A. Brun and others, SC #SI12
1500.00