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Lots 1133 - 1145,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
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
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
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
1136  666 var
1938, View of Yalta, 5k brown, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, neatly cancelled, VF
1137 **   675a
1938, View of Gurzuf, 50k green, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, absolutely flawless condition, full OG, NH, VF and rare perforation error
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
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 (website photo)
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
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
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
1143  758 var
1939, Mikhail Lermontov, 30k dark green and black, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, hinged, VF
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
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