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Lots 1058 - 1073,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
1058  4508
1976, Caucasus Flowers, sunken die proof of engraved part of the design for 4k in black, printed on white chalk- surfaced gummed paper, size 120x98mm, design engraver Mayorova, Goznak official signature and seal "Строгий Учет" (Strict Record) at the top right, full OG, trace of hinge, VF and very rare, V. Liapine certificate
1059  4521
1976, definitive issue, Airplane and Globe, sunken die proof for 6k in blue, printed on white chalk-surfaced paper, size 90x120mm, design engraver Zotov, Goznak official signature and seal "Строгий Учет"(Strict Record) on reverse, no gum as produced, VF and very rare item from the Postal Archives, V. Liapine certificate
1060  4522
1976, definitive issue, Order of "The Labor Glory", die proof for 10k in olive green, printed on white chalk- surfaced paper, size 88x119mm, design engraver Tkachenko, Goznak official signature (slightly blurry)and seal on reverse, red crayon soiling on the back, no gum as produced, VF and very rare, V. Liapine certificate
1061  276 imp
1924-25, definitive issue, worker 1k orange, typo printing, side margin imperforated horizontal strip of five, perfin "Obrazets", perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce item from the Postal Archives, Raritan Stamps guarantee
1062  281, 307
1924-25, definitive issue, trial color perforated and imperforated proofs of peasant 6k in gray and soldier 4k in black, the last one printed on watermarked paper and it has invalidating perforation, all with full OG, NH, VF
1063 **   293
1924-25, definitive issue, worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, perforation 13 1/2, horizontal strip of seven, two complete perfins "Obrazets", horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF
1064 **   302-03 imp
1925, definitive issue, Lenin 5r dark brick red and 10r indigo, imperforated complete set of two in sheets of 40 (8x5), vertical position of watermark Borders and Rosettes, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiples
1065 **   304-25
1925, definitive issue, 1k-5r, complete set of 22, including both 10k stamps, 2r with perforation 14 1/2x15, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, horizontal gutter blocks of four except 2k and 18k,the last one is slightly faded, fresh condition otherwise, full OG, NH, mostly VF
1066 **   316
1925, definitive issue, soldier 18k violet, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, the "key" value of the set, top left corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
1067 **   304-15, 317-25 imp
1926, definitive issue, 1k-5r, imperforated complete set of 20, printed on watermarked paper, corner sheet margin blocks of four, slight usual gum waves, fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, VF

Postal Advertising Labels
Moscow Printing Agency "Svyaz"

1923-27, 37 mostly used labels bearing definitive stamps, representing advertising of various State and private companies, merchandise, tobacco and etc., two labels with thins, a few with minor flaws, generally nice and highly completed unit (36 different of 40 issued), F/VF
1069    309, 395
1926, SOVTORGFLOT (Soviet Commercial Fleet) label with peasant 6k blue, perforation 12 1/2 used on registered cover from Gudauty to Estonia, uprated by another stamp of 6k and 20k green of the second definitive issue with control No.00 on margin, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF

Petrograd (Leningrad)

1923-27, six labels bearing various definitive stamps, advertising of Tobacco, "Petro- Clothes", "Petro-Textiles" and Electrical Assistance, minor flaws, still F/VF
1923-24, Hotel "Evropeyskaya", set of four unused labels in brown, red, blue and green, fresh quality, VF

Kiev and Kharkov

1923-26, four tobacco advertising labels, the item issued in Kiev imperforated on the right (repaired tear), others fresh and F/VF

Odessa and Simferopol

1923-25, three different labels of Odessa Food Trust and tobacco advertising, usual folds, F/VF