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Lots 1061 - 1148,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
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
sold
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
sold
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
sold
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
Click here to see Part 2
N/A
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
Click here to see Part 2
sold
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
sold
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
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sold
1068  

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
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sold
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
sold
1070  

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
sold
1071  
1923-24, Hotel "Evropeyskaya", set of four unused labels in brown, red, blue and green, fresh quality, VF
sold
1072  

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
sold
1073  

Odessa and Simferopol

1923-25, three different labels of Odessa Food Trust and tobacco advertising, usual folds, F/VF
sold
1074  

Rostov-on-Don

1923-24, Don State Tobacco Factory, worker 14k light blue is affixed over, unused, mostly VF
sold
1075  

Samara

1924-26, State Fishery Syndicate, black and white label with worker 8k olive brown is affixed over, used in 1926, F/VF and scarce
sold
1076  
1924-25, multicolored label of Gubernia Enterprise "Grain Commodities", worker 8k olive is affixed over, postally used, VF and scarce
sold
1077 **/(*)   336-38, 338-41, A
1925, 20th Anniversary of the Revolution of 1905, imperforated and perforated complete sets of three, mostly marginal blocks of four, imperforated blocks are expertly regummed, perforated 3k and 14k with perforation L12 1/2, 7k - comb 12x12 1/2, one stamp has tiny natural inclusion, full OG, NH, fresh quality overall, VF appearance
sold
1078    339-41
1925, 20th Anniversary of the Revolution of 1905, 3k-14k, perforated complete set of three used on registered cover in Moscow, appropriate postmarks and arrival ds on reverse, VF
sold
1079 **   SC #0120-27
1926, definitive issue, 7k-5r, imperforated complete set of eight on improved white wove paper, blocks of four, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1080  SC #0121
1926, definitive issue on improved paper, complete set of five imperforated trial color proofs of worker 8k in blue, yellow, carmine, magenta and green, printed on white chalk-surfaced paper, nice margins, full OG with minor waves, NH, VF
sold
1081 **   347-48
1926, Esperanto Congress, 7k blue green and red, 14k blue green and violet, complete set of two, unfolded sheet margin blocks of four, 14k has top margin and labels (gutter) at right (vertical fold along the gutter), full OG, NH, VF
sold
1082    347-48
1926, registered cover sent from Esperanto Congress in Leningrad to Voronezh (address written in Esperanto), franked by complete set of two, tied by Congress "10.8.26" special date stamp, Voronezh arrival "19.8.26" marking, VF and rare
sold
1083 **   349, a, 350, 353-58
1927, black or red surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown and commemorative stamps, complete set of nine, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1084 **   349 var
1927, definitive issue, black double surcharge (one albino) 8k on soldier 7k brown, in addition the first surcharge has no dot after "kop" variety, perforation 14 1/2x15, tiny spot of toned gum, nice quality otherwise, full OG, NH, VF
N/A
1085 **   353-58
1927, red or black surcharges 8k on commemorative stamps, complete set of six, mostly marginal blocks of four, No.355 has comb perforation and folded along horizontal perforation, some usual gum waves without creasing, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1086 **   353-58, 427-30
1927-30, red or black surcharges 8k on commemorative stamps and Industrialization, two complete sets of six and four respectively, full OG, NH, mostly VF
sold
1087 **   366-72
1927, black surcharges 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
1090.00
1088 **   382-400
1927-29, 2nd definitive issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 15, blocks of four, five blocks with sheet margins, 5k slightly folded along horizontal perforation, post office fresh condition otherwise, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1089 **   426
1929, 3rd definitive issue, peasant 80k red brown on yellow network, horizontal gutter pair, vertical fold along the gutter, still fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF and rare positional piece
sold
1090 **   427-30
1929-30, Industrialization, 5k-28k, complete set of four, blocks of four, all are unfolded, except 20k - is slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
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sold
1091 **   470-71, 470a
1932-33, Maxim Gorky, 15k brown and 35k blue, complete set of two in top right corner margin blocks of four, and imperforated block of 15k, some usual gum waves, perforated 35k with vertical gum crease affecting two stamps, in general fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF appearance
sold
1092 **   480-82
1933, Karl Marx, 3k-35k, complete set of three, unfolded blocks of four, 10k horizontal position of watermark, 35k with bottom sheet margin, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1093 **   487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, red surcharges 30k on 15k brown black and 70k on 35k ultra, complete set of two, first one with bottom margin, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1094 **   487, var
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, red surcharge 30k on 15k brown black, vertical pair, top stamp without a dot variety of surcharge. full OG with a few toned spots, NH, VF appearance
sold
1095    472-75
1933, cover posted to the mail on Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, franked by four values of 15th Anniversary of the Revolution, tied by red Exhibition "20.3.33" date stamp, fresh and VF
sold
1096 **   489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, 1k-35k, complete set of 21, premium centering and very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Paradise Valley Stamp guarantee stated that this set was a part of Perfectum Collection offered in their Auctions in 2017-18
sold
1097 **   519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, 4k-40k, complete set of five, nice and fresh, full original typically uneven gum, NH, VF, C.v. $440
sold
1098  519-23 var
1933, Baku Commissars, 4k-40k, complete set of five, stamp of 4k with several "bubbles" variety, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
sold
1099 **   519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, 4k-40k, complete set of five, unfolded blocks of four, all but 5k with sheet margins, excellent quality unit, full original usually uneven gum, NH, VF and scarce multiples
sold
1100  523
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color perforated proof of 40k in red, perforation 13 3/4, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, fresh quality, gummed, VF
sold
1101  523
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color perforated proof of 40k in ultra, perforation 13 3/4, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, fresh quality, gummed, VF
sold
1102  524-28
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, 5k-35k, complete set of five, each stamps with a part of perfin "Obrazets" at the top or bottom, full OG, LH, mostly VF and very rare, ex-V. Snegirev Collection
sold
1103  524a-25a
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, 5k brown and 10k slate blue, imperforated complete set of two, nice margins, full OG, VLH, VF, tiny experts' hs on reverse, C.v. $1,350
sold
1104  532
1934, Revolutionary Victor Nogin, trial color proof of 15k olive green, perforation 13 3/4, fresh quality, gummed, VF and scarce
sold
1105 **   536-39
1934, Dmitry Mendeleyev, 5k-20k, complete set of four, blocks of four, 5k (slightly folded along horizontal perforation) and 10k with sheet margins, immaculate quality unit, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiples
sold
1106 **   540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, 1k-30k, complete set of six, fresh colors, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $760
sold
1107  544, var
1934, First Decade without Lenin, 20k orange and ultramarine, horizontal pair, left stamp with a blue bulge on the flag at left, full OG, VLH, VF
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110.00
1108  544
1934, First Decade without Lenin, trial color proof of 20k in yellow green and dark blue, separated by scissors perforation 11, fresh, no gum, VF and scarce
N/A
1109  550
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, trial color proof of 35k (design of 20k stamp) in ultra, perforation 10 3/4 trimmed by scissors, fresh, no gum, VF
sold
1110 **   551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, 5k-20k, complete set of four, unfolded blocks of four, 10k (2-tip perf separation at the top), 15k and 20k with sheet margins, top right stamp of 15k with white stroke at the top variety, excellent quality set, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiples
Click here to see enlarged fragment
N/A
1111  552
1935, Moscow Subway, imperforated trial color proof of 10k in bright green, nice margins imperforated single, fresh, no gum, VF and scarce
N/A
1112 **   555-58
1935, Friedrich Engels, 5k-20k, complete set of four, unfolded blocks of four, 10k with top sheet margin, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1113 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, 1k-40k, complete set of ten, unfolded blocks of four, most except 5k and 10k with sheet margins, excellent condition, full OG, NH, VF
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sold
1114  564 var
1935, Spartacist Games, Bicycling 10k carmine and violet, wavy line in front of "CCCP" variety, full OG, LH, VF
sold
1115 **   569-72
1935, Iranian Arts, 5k-35k, complete set of four, unfolded sheet margin blocks of four, tiny marginal only separation on 35k block, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1116    573-76
1935, Mikhail Kalinin, 3k-20k, complete set of four used on registered cover from Nagayevo (Far Eastern Region) to USA, tied by appropriate postal marking of 1937, no backstamp, VF
sold
1117 **   589a var
1936, Nikolai Dobrolyubov, 10k rose lake, perforation 14, top sheet margin block of four, inverted watermark "1" on the edge, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1118 **   590B-95B
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k-1r, complete set of six on chalk-surfaced paper, perforation 13 3/4x12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1119 **   597-604
1937, Architectural Projects, 3k-50k, complete set of eight, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $450
sold
1120 **   597-604
1937, Architectural Projects, 3k-50k, complete set of eight, unfolded mainly sheet margins blocks of four, nice condition without hidden defects, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see Part 2
sold
1121  598a
1937, Architectural Projects, 5k brownish red, imperforated single with nice margins at three sides (narrow at left), full OG, previously hinged, fine
sold
1122 **   606-09
1937, Feliks Dzerzhinsky, 10k-80k, complete set in blocks of four, 10k is slightly folded along horizontal perforation, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1123  606 var
1937, Felix Dzerzhinsky, 10k yellow brown, printed on ordinary paper, nicely centered, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF and scarce
sold
1124 **   615
1937, definitive issue, farm worker 4k claret, printed on paper without watermark, block of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1125 **   616, 734-36 var
1936-39, definitive issue, factory worker 10k blue black, miner 5k red, soldier 15k green and aviator 30k blue, set of four values with perforation L12 1/2, unfolded sheet margin blocks of four, some usual gum waves, especially on 30k, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
sold
1126  616 var
1936, definitive issue, factory worker 10k dark blue, large blue spot near worker's head, full OG, LH, VF and an attractive printing flaw
85.00
1127 **   616b
1936, definitive issue, factory worker 10k dark blue, nice margins imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $725 as hinged
sold
1128 **   619b
1936, definitive issue, Lenin 40k indigo blue, bottom sheet margin imperforated single, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, tiny expert's hs on margin
sold
1129 **   620-22
1939-40, definitive issue, Lenin, 3r green, 5r red and 10r indigo, complete set of three on paper without watermark, sheets of 40, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
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N/A
1130 **   629-35
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 10k-1r, complete set of seven, blocks of four, 10k, 30k and 1r with sheet margins, block of 20k with reinforced horizontal perforation, all others are unfolded and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1131  633 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 50k gray black and red, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG (LH), VF
N/A
1132 **   635
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and red, printed on thick yellowish paper, unfolded vertical gutter block of four, post office fresh quality item, full OG (couple minute wrinkles as always), NH, VF
sold
1133 **   635, var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and red, printed on ordinary white paper, unfolded right part of a sheet (block of 50), stamp on position 30 with white spot in front of "1918" along with other plating varieties, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
170.00
1134    636-39
1938, First Trans-Atlantic Flight, 10k-50k, complete set of four, used on cover from Moscow to USA, tied by Moscow "26.5.38" ds, no arrival marking, VF
sold
1135 **   666-77
1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, 5k-1r, complete set of 12, unfolded blocks of four, most with sheet margins, nice quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1136  666 var
1938, View of Yalta, 5k brown, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, neatly cancelled, VF
115.00
1137 **   675a
1938, View of Gurzuf, 50k green, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, absolutely flawless condition, full OG, NH, VF and rare perforation error
sold
1138  706 var
1939, View of Gorky Street in Moscow, 10k brown on orange network, printed on ordinary instead of chalk- surfaced paper, nicely centered and fresh, full OG, LH, VF, a common stamp is included
N/A
1139    718-20
1939, Non-Stop Flight to the Far East, 15k-60k, complete set of three in vertical pairs, used together with View of Moscow 10k brown on large size registered cover from Moscow to USA, arrival ds on reverse, vertical fold away from the stamps, F/VF
sold
1140 **   721-23
1939, Taras Shevchenko, 15k, 30k and 60k, complete set of three, unfolded blocks of four, 30k with top right corner sheet margin, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1141    728 var
1939, specially produced Agriculture Exhibition envelope, sent by registered mail in Moscow, franked by two values, in addition bearing inside Exhibition Emblem stamp of 30k orange with perforation L12 1/2, all tied by special Venue date stamp "New Achievements in the Countryside", postmarked on arrival, flap opened for display, VF and a spectacular piece with very scarce cancellation
160.00
1142 **   743, a
1939, definitive issue, black surcharge 30k on farm worker 4k claret, two unfolded blocks of four printed on watermarked and unwatermarked paper, first one with bottom right corner margin, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1143  758 var
1939, Mikhail Lermontov, 30k dark green and black, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, hinged, VF
sold
1144 **   803-797/800-799
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, unfolded se-tenant block of 16, containing four different stamps in blocks of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1145 **   807-08
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, Kazakh and Karelian Finnish Pavilions, 30k multicolored, horizontal se-tenant pair with gutter in the middle, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1146    817-23
1941, Industrialization, 10k-1r, complete set of seven, used on registered flown cover from Riga to Copenhagen, tied Riga "10.2.41" date stamp, German censorship marking, arrived to Copenhagen on 24.2.41, VF
sold
1147 **   822 var
1941, Automobiles, 60k brown, perforation L12 1/2, unfolded block of four, bottom right stamp has very little toned spot at the bottom, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
N/A
1148  833 var
1941, Alexander Suvorov, 15k carmine rose, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, LH, VF
sold