Lots 1831 - 1875, Catalogue of Auction #77 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1831 **   C1 var
1922, red Airplane overprint on 45r green and black, right sheet margin vertical gutter pair, full OG, NH, VF, SC #64 var
300.00
1832 **   C12-13
1930, Zeppelin issue, 40k dark blue and 80k carmine, complete set of two with perforation 12 1/2, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #258-59
100.00
1833 **   C12-13
1930, Zeppelin issue, 40k and 80k, complete set of two in vertical pairs, perforation 12 1/2, slight offset on pair of 40k, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC #258-59
150.00
1834 **   C20-25
1931, Airships, 10k-1r, complete set of five, all with perforation L12 1/2, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #271-75
150.00
1835  C22 var
1931, Airship over the Red Square, 20k paler red, left sheet margin single with a stroke over "p" in "kop" variety (position 11 in a part of drawing), full OG, previously hinged, VF, SC #273A Kc
75.00
1836  C25a
1932, Airship over the Dnieper Dam, 15k gray black, perforation 10 1/2, usual centering, full OG, LH, fine and rare perforation variety, SC #301B
500.00
1837 **   C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 30k-2r, imperforated complete set of four, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF, SC #286-89
100.00
1838  C26-29
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 30k-2r, imperforated complete set in margin blocks of four, 3mm scissors' separation between stamps on 1r, ice-breaker special cancellation "18.VII.31", fresh and VF, SC #286-89
150.00
1839    C26
1935, pre-printed (Soviet Philatelic Association) registered cover from Moscow to Berne, franked by imperforated single of ice-breaker "Malygin" 30k violet, and surcharge 8k on postage due 1k red, typo printing on paper without watermark, arrival ds, VF
100.00
1840 **   C30a var
1931, Ice-Breaker "Malygin", 30k violet, perforation L12 1/2, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF, Raritan Stamps guarantee, SC #290 Pa
250.00
1841 **   C34-35
1932, International Polar Year, 50k carmine and 1r green, the last one with perforation 10 1/2, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, SC #297-98A
100.00
1842 **   C34-35
1932, International Polar Year, 50k carmine and 1r green, complete set of two, stamp of 1r has perforation 10 1/2, slight gum wave on 50k, full OG, NH, VF, SC #297-98A
75.00
1843 **   C37-39
1933, Stratostat "USSR 1", 5k-20k, complete set of three, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, SC #341-43
150.00
1844 **   C37-39
1933, Stratostat "USSR 1", 5k-20k, complete set of three, very well centering and intact perforation, full OG, NH, VF, SC #341-43
150.00
1845 **   C40-44
1934, Civil Aviation, 5k-80k, complete set of five, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, slight gum wrinkle on 10k stamp, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #355-59
350.00
1846  C40-44, C45-49
1934, Civil Aviation, 5k-80k, two complete sets of five, printed on watermarked and unwatermarked paper, full OG, mostly LH, VF, SC #350-54, 355-59
250.00
1847  C42
1934, Civil Aviation, imperforated trial color proof of 20k in violet, printed on watermarked paper, enlarged margins, full OG, LH, VF, SC #357
600.00
1848 **   C45-49
1934, Civil Aviation, 5k-80k, complete set of five, printed on paper without watermark, flawless quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC #350-54
250.00
1849  C46a
1934, Civil Aviation, 10k green, right sheet margin horizontal pair printed on paper without watermark, imperforated between stamps, CTO with full OG (NH), VF, SC #351 Pc
350.00
1850 **   C50-52
1934, Stratosphere Disaster, 5k-20k, complete set of three, fresh and choice, full OG, NH, VF, SC #373-75
100.00
1851 **   C53-57
1934, Airships, 5k-30k, complete set of five, stamps of 5k and 15k with slight offset on gum side, beautiful centering, full OG, NH, VF, SC #376-80
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300.00
1852  C53-57
1934, Airships, 5k-30k, complete set of five, nicely centered, full OG, mainly LH, VF, SC #376-80
150.00
1853    C53-57
1934, Airships, 5k-30k, complete set of five stamps used on individual registered covers from Moscow to Zurich in 1935, each one uprated with definitive and commemorative stamps of other issues, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, fresh, VF and scarce grouping
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1000.00
1854 **   C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, 1k-50k, complete set of ten, outstanding quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, SC #392-401
1000.00
1855  C58-67
1935, Chelyuskin Rescue, 1k-50k, complete set of ten, fresh quality, full OG, LH, VF, SC #392-401
400.00
1856 **   C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, position 5 of 25-stamp setting, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic and few other hs on reverse, SC #420
750.00
1857  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, position 2 with missing leg of "p" variety, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #420
300.00
1858  C68
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, Moscow "3.8.35" date stamp on a piece, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #420
200.00
1859 **   68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, position 9 with small "f" in San Francisco variety, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #420 Ka
1200.00
1860  C68b
1935, Moscow - San Francisco Flight, red surcharge 1r on 10k dark brown, small "f" in San Francisco variety, position 10, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #420 Ka
650.00
1861 **   C69-75, C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 10k-1r, complete set of seven and souvenir sheet, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #473-79, Block 3
250.00
1862 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 1r black, brown and buff, souvenir sheet of four stamps, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 3
150.00
1863 **   C75a
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 1r black, brown and buff, two souvenir sheets of four, slightly different shades and thickness of the text, both with full OG, NH, VF
250.00
1864 **   C76, var
1939, Aviation Day, red overprint on 50k dull violet, block of four, top left stamp with overprint raised for 2mm, full OG, NH, VF and an attractive item, SC #604, var
100.00
1865 **   C83-90
1949, Air Routes, 50k-3r, complete set of eight, fresh and practically flawless, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1364-71
75.00
1866 **   C95-96, var
1955, North Pole - Moscow Flight, red overprints on 1r and 2r, three complete sets of two, types I, II and set without dash variety, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1755-56, Ka
150.00
1867 **   C96 var
1955, North Pole - Moscow Flight, red overprint on 2r yellow green and black, perforation L12 1/2, top sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1756A
100.00
1868 **/*   CO1

Air Post Official stamps

1922, red surcharge 12m on Consular Fee stamps of 2.25r, sheet reconstruction of 24 (missing just one stamp on position 22), including three pairs (two vertical and one horizontal), five stamps with sheet margin, full OG, NH (approximately 50%) or LH, VF, most with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #SI5
1500.00
1869 **   CO1-3
1922, red surcharges 12m, 24m or 120m on Consular Fee stamps, set of three values, first one is type IV, others type I, full OG, NH, VF, each one with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, SC #SI5-7
200.00
1870  CO5
1922, red surcharge (type I) 1200m on Consular stamp of 10k, surcharge position 2 of 25-stamp setting, full OG, previously hinged, VF, SC #SI9
250.00
1871  CO7
1922, red surcharge (type III) 1200m on Consular Fee stamp of 2.25r, position 5 of 25-stamp setting, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #SI11
400.00
1872  CO8
1922, red surcharge (type I) 1200m on Consular Fee stamp of 3r, top left corner sheet margin single from position 1, left margin reinforced by very light hinge, full OG, VF and a gorgeous piece, expertized by Roumet and Romeko, SC #SI12
1000.00
1873 **   E1-3

Special Delivery stamps

1932, Postal Transports, 5k-80, complete set of three, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, SC #294-96
100.00
1874 */U   C1/108

Collection

1922-65, 166 mostly mint stamps, including Zeppelin sets of 1930, Airships of 1931 with 50k error of color (expertly regummed), ice-breaker "Malygin", Balloons, Stratosphere Disaster, North Pole-Moscow Flight surcharge with double impression and many others, mint or CTO with full OG, some NH, but mainly LH/hinged, F/VF or better
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600.00
1875 */U   C1/52

Nice Selection of Air Post issues

1922-34, Zeppelin issue, Airships of 1931, engraved Airship over Dnieper Dam (all perforations, perf 10 1/2 cancelled), Civil Aviation on watermarked paper, Stratosphere Disaster and etc., the total is 28 stamps, nine complete issues, fresh quality, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, SC C.v. 87,500 rub=US$1,510
300.00