Lots 1669 - 1774, Catalogue of Auction #77 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1669 **   852-55
1941-42, Lenin Museum, 15k-1r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, 45k has comb perforation, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC #715-18
500.00
1670 **   856
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, left sheet margin block of ten (5x2), one stamp has tiny natural paper inclusion, fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, SC #726
200.00
1671 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, fresh quality, full OG, NH, F/VF, SC #727
100.00
1672 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, block of four, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #727
1000.00
1673  902 var
1943, 25th Anniversary of the Red Army, 3r blue, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG (NH), VF, SC #776 Pa
100.00
1674  911
1944, Defenders of Stalingrad, trial printing of 30k brown and carmine with added gold color, full OG, LH, VF, SC #792
200.00
1675  921 var
1944, Day of United Nations, 60k multicolored, blue color omitted variety, CTO with full OG (hinged), VF, SC #810 Ta
100.00
1676  921 var
1944, Day of United Nations, trial printing of 60k multicolored with added gold color, full OG, LH, VF and scarce
200.00
1677 **   933 var
1944, 20th Anniversary of the death of Lenin, 45k gray black, right sheet margin example, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, SC #818 Pa
200.00
1678  944 var
1944, Sergey Lazo, 30k bright green, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, LH, VF, SC #838 Pb
200.00
1679 **   952-56, var
1944, Ilya Repin, 30k-2r, perforated complete set in blocks of four, lower left stamp of 60k with retouched left value tablet variety, full OG, NH, VF, SC #846-50, var
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100.00
1680 **   959 var
1944, Liberation of Leningrad, 30k greenish black, souvenir sheet of four with double impression of marginal text (one is albino and significantly shifted to the top, bottom part is affected the lower stamps), full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 4 var
300.00
1681 **   973 var
1945, Order of Victory, 3r brownish red, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SC #870 Pa
450.00
1682 **   975 var
1945, Battle Scene, 30k blue black and orange, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, SC #875 Pa
250.00
1683 **   986A var
1945, Motherhood Medal, 1r black brown on green network, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, SC #918 Pa
350.00
1684 **   992A-1001, var
1945-46, Soviet Pursuit Planes, two complete sets of "rouble" and two complete sets of "kop" denominations, yellowish or bright white gum and shade varieties, full OG, NH, F/VF, SC #896-904, 938-46, var
100.00
1685 **   992A-1001
1945-46, Soviet Pursuit Planes, "rouble" and "kop" denominations, two complete sets of nine, unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #896-904, 938-46
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2, 3, 4
200.00
1686 **   992A-I
1946, Soviet Pursuit Planes, 5k-60k, two complete sets in blocks of four, differ by yellowish or white gum and shades, one block of 60k has minor separation, full OG, NH, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4
200.00
1687 **   993-1001
1945, Soviet Pursuit Planes, "rouble" denominations, complete set of nine, unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1688 **   1003 var
1945, 75th Anniversary of the birth of Lenin, 50k gray black, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, SC #908 Pa
100.00
1689 **   1008 var
1945, Mikhail Kutuzov, 60k orange brown, right sheet margin stamp, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, SC #906 Pb
150.00
1690    736
1946, cover from Koenigsberg (now Kaliningrad), former Eastern Prussian city, occupied by Soviet Forces and after Nazi surrender owned by USSR, addressed to Moscow, franked by aviator 30k blue, tied by Koenigsberg "2.6.46. " date stamp, arrival Moscow "30.6.46" postmark on reverse, vertical fold did not affect the stamp or cancellation, F/VF and very scarce, since practically all known correspondences from post-War Koenigsberg were addressed to Germany, ex-Cronin
250.00
1691 **   1043 var
1946, Military Medal, 60k blue on green network, perforation L12 1/2, top right corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #965A
75.00
1692  1058 var
1946, Tankmen Day, 60k orange brown, top sheet margin single with blind perforation at the top, neat corner cancellation, VF, SC #990 var
75.00
1693 **   1063 var
1946, View of Kremlin from Moscow River, 45k deep green, raster horizontal diamonds, right sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, SC #984 (2)
100.00
1694 **   1080a var
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage stamp, 15k black and red, souvenir sheet of four, red color strongly shifted to the left, full OG (slightly uneven at the side), NH, VF and rare, SC Block 6 var
400.00
1695  1080a var
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage stamp, 15k black and red, souvenir sheet of four, additional double "kiss" impression of the text, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SC Block 6 var
100.00
1696  1081a var
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage stamp, 30k dark green and brown, souvenir sheet of four, broken "9" in "1946" of the bottom text variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SC Block 7 var
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100.00
1697 (*)   1088 var
1947, Aleksandr Karpinsky, 50k brown black, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, fresh condition, unused, no gum, VF, SC #1012 Pa
250.00
1698  1107 var
1947, Arms of Byelorussian Republic, 30k olive green, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG, VF and scarce, SC #1024 Pa
250.00
1699 **   1118 var
1947, Arms of Ukrainian Republic, 30k dark blue violet, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1023 Pa
100.00
1700 **   1143 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 1r multicolored, top sheet margin single (blank label), imperforated at the top, full OG, NH (trace of hinge at top of label), VF, SC #1084 Pa
400.00
1701 **   1144 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r multicolored, bottom sheet margin single (blank label), imperforated at the bottom, two tiny gum wrinkles, perfect quality otherwise, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1085 Pa
450.00
1702 **   1147-52
1947, Volga-Don Canal, 30k-1r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, reprints of 1956 (raster square, except 50k, which was printed on white thickened paper), full OG, NH, VF, SC #1067-72 (2)
100.00
1703 **   1166 var
1947, Sanatorium at New Athon, 30k red brown, horizontal and sheet margin vertical pairs, imperforated vertically or horizontally respectively, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1102 Pd, Pe
200.00
1704 **   1183 var
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k dark red and greenish black, central design strongly shifted to the top, minor facial soiling, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1095 var
100.00
1705  1201 var
1948, Vassily Surikov, 30k red brown, "1943" instead of "1948" at the top right corner variety, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF, SC #1145 Ka
75.00
1706 **   1217 var
1948, farm worker 20k brown, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1161 Pa
100.00
1707  1227-29 imp
1948, Aleksandr Ostrovski, 30k-1r, imperforated complete set of three, nice margins all around, full OG, LH, VF, SC #1168-70 Pa
150.00
1708 **   1230-33
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 30k-1r, complete set in blocks of four, three with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1174-77
100.00
1709 **   1255 var
1948, Sports issue, Soccer, 30k orange brown, raster vertical diamonds, bottom sheet margin single, original gum partially not placed at the bottom, NH, VF, SC #1221 (3)
150.00
1710 **   1284-88
1948, Young Pioneers, 30k-1r, complete set of five, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1228-32
100.00
1711 **   1289-94
1948, Young Communists, 20k-2r, complete set of six, full OG, NH, F/VF, SC #1234-39
100.00
1712 **   1311 var
1949, Hot Spring at Pyatigorsk, 40k red lilac, raster horizontal diamonds, original printing, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1267 var
75.00
1713 **   1318/428, C83-90
1949 Year, complete set of 116 stamps, all are from original printings, no souvenir sheets and definitive issue #1343-47, nice quality unit, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC #1260/392, C.v. $1,750++
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2, 3, 4
600.00
1714 **   1325
1949, Stalin birthday, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, size 178x225mm, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 14
150.00
1715 **   1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r gray black and brick red, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 176x132mm, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 12
300.00
1716 **   1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r gray black and brick red, imperforated souvenir sheet of four stamps, size 175x132mm, minimal usual wrinkles, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 11
1000.00
1717 **   1360a var
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k and 40k, souvenir sheet of four, lower right stamp shifted to the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 13 var
100.00
1718 **   1360a
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k and 40k, two souvenir sheets of four, different shades of red brown color on stamps, dark and light brown shades of the text, both with full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 13
150.00
1719 **   1366-75 var
1949, Soviet Sanatoria, complete set in unfolded blocks of six (3x2), some with sheet margins, all are from original printings, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1332-41 var
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100.00
1720 **   1382 var
1949, Parachuting, 1r carmine rose, raster vertical diamonds, reprint of 1956, unfolded block of four, lower right stamp with tiny water spot at the bottom perforation, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, SC #1324 (2)
300.00
1721 **   1392-93, a
1949, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, perforated and imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, both sets are original printings, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1345-46, 1347 -48(1)
100.00
1722 **   1392a var
1949, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, 40k brown orange and indigo, top sheet margin imperforated single with central design dramatically shifted to the left, in addition perforated 50k with slight shift of center to the right, full OG, NH, VF, first one with expert's hs on reverse, SC #1345 var
250.00
1723 **   1415-19 var
1949, Sports issue, 20k-2r, complete set of five, all with raster horizontal diamonds, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in complete set, SC #1372-76 (2)
1500.00
1724  1445 var
1950, Pavlik Morozov, 40k black brown and red, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, neat corner cancellation, VF, SC #1413 Pa
75.00
1725 **   1496 var
1950, Latvian Soviet Republic, 2r black brown, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1454 Pa
200.00
1726 **   1568-83
1951, Russian Scientists, 40k in various colors, complete set of 16 from original printings, all are corner sheet margin singles, full OG, NH, VF and eye-catching unit, SC #1540-55 (1)
100.00
1727  1587 var
1951, Georgian Soviet Republic, 25k multicolored, orange color is strongly shifted to the top right, full OG, LH, VF, SC #1514 var
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75.00
1728 **   1643-44, 1676-77
1952-53, 35th and 36th Anniversaries of the October Revolution, two complete sets of two in unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1615-16, 1644-45
150.00
1729  1666 var
1953, Volga - Don Canal, 40k multicolored, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, neat corner cancellation, VF, SC #1635 Pb
150.00
1730 **   1680-87
1953, Views of Leningrad, two complete issues in unfolded blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1647-54
100.00
1731 **   1689, var
1957, Coat of Arms, 40k red, right sheet margin horizontal strip of three, perforation error on the right due to foldover, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
100.00
1732 **   1693 var
1954, Valery Chkalov, 1r gray, blue and brown, comb perforation 12 1/2x12, instead of L12 1/2, bottom left corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1661A
100.00
1733  1778a var
1955, Soviet Agriculture Exhibition, Pavilion of Ukrainian Republic, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four with dramatic shift of horizontal perforation, in addition second "kiss" impression of the text, CTO with full OG(NH), VF and an attractive item, SC Block 18 var
150.00
1734 **   1857 var
1956, Builders' Day, 1r blue, comb perforation 12x12 1/2 instead of L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1835A, a common top right corner margin single is included
100.00
1735 **   1902 var
1957, Vissarion Belinsky, 40k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, perfectly centered, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1883A
500.00
1736 **   1914 var
1957, Youth Festival, 60k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, natural paper inclusion at the bottom right, full OG, NH, VF, Raritan Stamps guarantee, SC #1898A
250.00
1737  1916 var
1957, Gray Partridge, 10k multicolored, omitted green color, CTO with full OG (NH), VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #1906 Ta
100.00
1738 **   1937 imp, var
1957, Youth Festival, 20k multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated horizontal pair, right stamp with "Molosezhi" variety (position 72 in a part of drawing), full OG, NH, VF, SC #1901, Ka
150.00
1739 **   1956 var
1957, International Bicycle Race, 40k claret and violet blue, "belogonka" at the bottom inscription variety, full OG, NH, fine, a common stamp is included, SC #1935 var
75.00
1740 **   1967 var
1957, 3rd International Youth Games, Javelin Thrower, 60k ultra and brown, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1944 Pd
500.00
1741    1978 imp
1957, Youth Festival, View of Bolshoi Theater, 1r violet blue and black, used on registered stationery illustrated cover in Moscow, all appropriate markings and arrival ds on reverse, VF, SC #1954 Pa
250.00
1742  2059 var
1958, Yan Komenski, 40k green, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, LH on margin, stamp is NH, VF, SC #2051 Pb
100.00
1743 **   2065 var
1958, Women's Federation Congress, 60k ultra and black, double impression of black color, top left corner sheet margin horizontal strip of three, right stamp with extra stroke in Arabic inscription variety (position 3), full OG, NH, VF, SC #2062 Ta, var
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100.00
1744  2120 var
1958, View of Moscow, 40k dark violet, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, CTO with full OG (NH), VF, SC #2142 Pa
250.00
1745 **   2139 var
1958, 40th Anniversary of the Youth Communist League, 60k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, F/VF, Raritan Stamps guarantee, SC #2166A
750.00
1746 **   2166 var
1959, Charles Darwin, 40k blue and brown, perforation 12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #2189A
750.00
1747 **   2170, var
1959, Victory of the Soviet Basketball Team, red overprint on 1r red brown, brown and black, left sheet margin block of four, lower right stamp with "ch" under "k" variety, full OG, NH, VF, SC #2193, I
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400.00
1748 **   2340 var
1961, View of Ulan-Ude, 4k blue, top and bottom sheet margin vertical strip of five, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF, SC #2488 Pa
400.00
1749 **   2424 var
1961, Russian National Costumes, 6k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 11 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #2438A
500.00
1750 **   2452 var
1961, Taras Shevchenko. 6k black, green and red brown, bottom sheet margin single with label on the left, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, repaired 2mm tear at the top of label, full OG, NH, VF appearance, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #2459A
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300.00
1751 **   2453 var
1961, Andrey Rublev, 4k multicolored, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #2461A
750.00
1752 **   2631A var
1962, Soviet Cosmonauts, 1r blue, black and silver, right sheet margin perforated souvenir sheet, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SC Block 34 Pc
750.00
1753 **   2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, souvenir sheet of 1r in green, red and gold, numbered at the bottom "006830", full OG, NH, VF, SC Block #36
100.00
1754 **   2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, two souvenir sheets of 1r in green or red, first one numbered at the bottom "030851", full OG, NH, VF, SC Block #36-37
100.00
1755 **   2926 fn var
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, souvenir sheet of 1r in green, red and gold, yellow undercoating (under gold color) strongly shifted to the top, numbered at the bottom "015726", full OG, NH, VF and rare, SC Block 36 Ta
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400.00
1756 **   2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, 1r green, red and gold, two souvenir sheets, numbered at the bottom "022339" and "033806", full OG, NH, VF
200.00
1757 **   3193-94 var
1966, Cosmonauts' Day, 10k and 12k, two complete sheets of 30 (6x5), first one with double impression of gold color, the other one has yellow undercoating (under gold color) strongly shifted to the left, unfolded and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #3256-57 var
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1000.00
1758 **   3193 var
1966, Cosmonauts' Day, 10k multicolored, perforated single with double impression of rose color, full OG, NH, VF, SC #3256 var
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100.00
1759 **   3260 var
1966, Coat of Arms and Soviet Emblem, 4k red, offset printing, block of four, nice perforation freak, leaving two left stamps partly imperforated, prospective folds, full OG, NH, VF and an attractive item, SC #3331 var
100.00
1760 **   3387 var
1967, 50th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 4k multicolored, top right corner sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SC #3458 Pe
400.00
1761 **   3424 var
1967, "Alexander Nevsky" by P. D. Korin, 6k multicolored, side sheet margin horizontal strip of five, imperforated on the right, negligible gum wrinkle on the error stamp, full OG, NH, VF, SC #3498 Pc
200.00
1762 **   3711 var
1970, Lenin Philatelic Exhibition, 20k red, black and gold, two souvenir sheets, both of type I with thick text at the bottom and parallel embossed lines, one in addition with joined "00" of "100" variety, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 65I, var
100.00
1763 **   4008 var
1972, 15th Anniversary of Space Era, 6k multicolored, miniature sheet of six without lacquered covering, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, a common miniature sheet is included for comparison, SC #4093 var
400.00
1764  4262-67
1974, Foreign Paintings in Russian Museums, 4k-20k, complete set of six perforated proofs, printed on special security paper, affixed on embossed Goznak (State Printers) individual cards with protective sheets, perforation L12 1/4 instead of comb12x12 1/2 or 12 1/2x12, white frame around central design, also white instead of red denomination, nice quality item, VF and extremely rare
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6000.00
1765 **   4484 var
1976, Palekh Paintings, 14k multicolored, gold color (ornament and denomination) is inverted, bottom right corner sheet margin vertical pair, lower stamp without denomination, full OG, NH, VF and rare major error, only four other such se-tenant pairs possible, since the only sheet of 25 stamps has been discovered, copy of N. Mandrovski certificate for a complete sheet of 25, SC #4574 var
2500.00
1766 **   4705 var
1978, Soviet Constitution, 30k multicolored, souvenir sheet with deformed hammer on Soviet Coat of Arms, full OG, NH, VF, SC #Block 135 Ka
100.00
1767 **   4705 var
1978, Soviet Constitution, 30k multicolored, souvenir sheet with partially broken text on the left, full OG, NH, VF, SC #Block 135 var
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100.00
1768 **   4792
1979, New Year, Olympic Misha, 4k multicolored, miniature sheet of 16, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, booklet is enclosed, SC #4948MS
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75.00
1769 **   5059a-61a
1982, Soviet Union - France Space Program, 6k-45k, complete set of three in miniature sheets of eight, full OG, NH, VF, SC #5240-42 MS
75.00
1770 **   5072 var
1982, Glider "Red Star", 6k multicolored, double impression of black color, full OG, NH, VF, SC #5253 var
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100.00
1771 **   5147 var
1983, 200th Anniversary of the City of Sevastopol, 5k multicolored, three instead of two "vapor trails", full OG, NH, VF and scarce, this variety exists ones in a sheet of the small part of drawing, a common stamp is included, SC #5329 var
150.00
1772 **   5561a-62a
1987, Paintings by Titian and Durer, 5k and 10k, two stamps in miniature sheets of eight, full OG, NH, VF, SC #5770-71MS
100.00
1773 **   5627a-31a
1987, Calgary Winter Olympic Games, 5k-30k, complete set of five, miniature sheets of eight, full OG, NH, VF, SC #5840 -44MS
200.00
1774 **   5854/68 imp
1990, Capitals of the Soviet Republics, 5k multicolored, imperforated complete set of 13 in horizontal pairs, Riga and Yerevan are not existing imperforated, full OG, NH, VF, SC #6102/16 Pa
250.00