Lots 1089 - 1126 of Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021.

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Lots 1089 - 1126,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc

 
SOVIET UNION POSTAGE STAMPS 1923-1932
 
Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
1089  cover  250/56 1923 (October 17), registered cover from Moscow to USA, franked by 13 definitive imperforated lithographic stamps of the first issue, met altogether 50kpostal rate, bearing in addition RSFSR 250r violet in block of four (which was not valid for postage at that time, but properly cancelled), postmarked in NYC at "11-2- 1923", mostly VF
sold
1090  cover  250-55, 266 1924 (February 2), cover from Povenets (then Olonets Gub.) to Germany, franked by litho definitives 1k-6k and Lenin Mourning stamp of 6k, as well as three War Charity labels were added and cancelled together with postal stamps, Berlin arrival is on front, mostly VF
160.00
1091 **   264 imp var 1924, definitive issue, soldier 40k slate gray, litho printing, enlarged margins imperforated single with design printed on both sides (on gum side - inverted), full original gum with slight crease as always exists, NH, VF and rare
sold
1092 **   264 imp 1924, definitive issue, soldier 40k slate gray, litho printing, imperforated single with ample margins, printed on both sides with upside down design on gum as always, invalidating perforation at top, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1093  275A 1924-25, definitive issue, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, imperforated single with enlarged margins especially at sides, full OG, previously hinged, VF and very rare, C.v. $6,750
sold
1094  285 1925, definitive issue, perforated (harrow 12) proof of soldier 10k in deep blue, typo printing on thinned chalk- surfaced paper, some perf irregularities at right, fresh quality, full OG, NH, F/VF and very rare
sold
1095  288 1924-25, definitive issue, worker 20k light green, typo printing, imperforated bottom sheet margin single on grayish paper, nice condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF, some Russian experts considered this stamp as a proof, because of light green color, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, Raritan Stamps opinion
sold
1096  288B imp 1924-25, definitive issue, soldier 40k slate gray, typo printing, imperforated single on grayish paper, beautiful margins, very slight full original gum crease, previously hinged, VF and rare, Raritan Stamps guarantee
View the certificate.
sold
1097  292b 1924-25, definitive issue, soldier 3r brown and green, typo printing of type I, perforation 13 1/2x10, absolutely beautiful colors and strong proof-like impression, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, expertized by R. Calves, C.v. $2,750
sold
1098  292 imp 1924-25, definitive issue, soldier 3r brown and green, typo printing of type I, imperforated single with four-side margin (enlarged at top and at left), thin straight diagonal line on gum (apparently natural) without paper crease, nice quality otherwise, full OG, LH, VF and rare, according to our experience imperf of 3r is much scarcer then imperfs of 20k and 1r, Raritan Stamps guarantee
2300.00
1099 **   292 imp var 1924-25, definitive issue, soldier 3r brown and green, typo printing of type I, top left corner margin imperforated single with inverted offset of brown color on the face due to marginal foldover (stamp has no folds or bends),this error is appearing as double impression, full OG, NH, F/VF and probably unique
sold
1100 block  294/301 1925, Lenin Mausoleum, essay of unaccepted design for 40k in violet brown, right sheet margin imperforated block of four, printed on paper with horizontal watermark Borders and Rosettes, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
sold
1101 **   302-03 imp 1925, definitive issue, Lenin 5r brownish red and 10r indigo, imperforated complete set of two in right sheet margin horizontal pairs, printer's cross on the selvage, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1102 ** block  302-03 imp 1925, definitive issue, Lenin 5r brownish red and 10r indigo, imperforated complete set in bottom right corner sheet margin blocks of four, printed on paper with vertical watermark Borders and Rosettes, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1103 ** block  309 var 1928, definitive issue, peasant 6k blue, horizontal position of watermark Borders and Rosettes, vertical gutter block of eight (2x4), sheet margins at top and bottom right, which confirmed that this item is originated from a sheet of 80(20x4), full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
2300.00
1104 ** block  326 1925, Academy of Sciences, 3k orange brown, perforation L12 1/2, left sheet margin unfolded block of four, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1105 ** block  333 var 1925, Centenary of the Decembrist Mutiny, 3k olive green, comb (!) perforation 13 1/2, bottom right corner sheet margin horizontal pair with two blank labels at bottom, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1106 **   SC #0120-27 1926, definitive issue, 7k-5r, imperforated complete set of eight on improved paper, 7k-2r in horizontal gutter pairs (most with sheet margins), 3r and 5r in vertical bottom sheet margin pairs, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1107 ** block  SC #0120-27 1926, definitive issue, 7k-5r, imperforated complete set of eight on improved paper, sheet margin blocks of four, 2r is vertical gutter block, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1108 **/U   349-50, a, b 1927, definitive issue, black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown, complete set of three stamps with space between lines of 2mm, full OG, NH, as well as two used stamps with space of 0.7mm, perforation 12x12 1/2 on paper without and with watermark, mostly VF
sold
1109 **   353, a 1927, Aleksandr Popov, Radio Pioneer, red surcharge 8k on 7k blue, horizontal pair, right stamp with inverted "8" of surcharge, full OG, NH (error stamp) or LH, VF, C.v. $180++
sold
1110 ** block  359-65, var 1927, black surcharges 8k on Postage Due stamps of 1k-14k, set of eight in top sheet margin vertical gutter blocks of four, printed on paper without watermark, including litho - 3k (perf 12), 7k and 10k (perf 14), typo -1k, 2k, 3k, 8k and 14k, perfect quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1111 ** block  366-72 1927, black surcharges (type I) 8k on Postage Due stamps of 1k-14k, complete set of seven printed on watermarked paper, cross-gutter blocks of 16, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF and an eye-catching unit
sold
1112 ** block  367 var 1927, black surcharge (type II) on Postage Due stamp of 2k violet, printed on watermarked paper, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
sold
1113 **/* block  374c 1927, Dr. Zamenhof, Creator of Esperanto, 14k yellow green and dark brown, bottom right corner sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, traces of hinges at four corners, leaving right pair is NH, tiny fingerprint on gum, VF, rare and nice looking item, C.v. $4,450 as singles
sold
1114  375/81 1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 3k, 5k, 7k, 8k and 28k, set of five values, all with part of perfin "Obrazets" placed horizontally, each stamp has one or more sides of perforation trimmed by scissors, full OG,LH, mostly VF and very scarce, all are guaranteed genuine, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky
sold
1115 **   377b 1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 7k myrtle green, left sheet margin imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF, ex-L. Schneidman
sold
1116 ** block  382-400 1927-28, the second definitive issue, 1k-80k, complete set in blocks of four, 18k olive with two-tip separation at top, 5k folded once along horizontal perforation, post office fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in such crisp condition
View Part 2.
sold
1117 **   402-05, 405 var 1928, 10th Anniversary of the Red Army, 8k-28k, complete set of four, in addition stamp of 28k with bulge on the second "C" in "CCCP" variety, full OG, NH, mostly VF
sold
1118  402-03 1928, 10th Anniversary of the Red Army, 8k brown and 14k blue, each one with a part of perfin "Obrazets", full OG, LH, VF and very scarce, both guaranteed genuine, ex- Vadim Ustinovsky
sold
1119  408, var 1928, definitive issue, Lenin 10r indigo, right sheet margin horizontal pair, printed on watermarked Lozenges paper, imperforated at right, full OG, VLH, VF and scarce
sold
1120  411-12 1929, Pioneers' Assembly, 10k olive brown and 14k gray blue, complete set of two, each stamp with a part of perfin "Obrazets", nice and fresh, full OG, LH, VF and rare item from a Postal Archives, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky, Raritan Stamps guarantee
sold
1121 ** block  431, 434 var 1930, 10th Anniversary of the 1st Cavalry Army, two varieties - right margin single of 2k yellow green with broken inner and outer frames at bottom under 2 kop; block of 14k indigo and red, upper right stamp has broken flag variety, both with full OG, NH, VF
View enlarged fragment 1.
View enlarged fragment 2.
sold
1122 **   434 var 1930, 10th Anniversary of the 1st Cavalry Army, 14k indigo and red, broken flag variety in combination with extensive damage of the Army itinerary, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included
sold
1123 ** block  435 var 1930, Educational Exhibition, 10k olive green, two blocks of four, one with bottom sheet margin, printed on white or creamy paper, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1124  435 1930, Educational Exhibition, 10k olive green, a part of perfin "Obrazets" at the top, full OG, LH, VF and very scarce, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky
sold
1125  472-78, 474 var 1932, 15th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 3k-35k, complete set of seven, in addition stamps of 10k ultra with perforation L12 1/2, fresh condition, full OG, mainly LH, VF
sold
1126 ** block  475 1932, 15th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 15k dark green, unfolded block of four, perfect centering and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
50.00

Lots 1089 - 1126,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc