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Lots 211 - 309,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #77, March 02, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
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Bid
211 **   466 Pa
1937, Architectural Projects, 40k violet, vertical imperforated strip of four, folded between first and second stamps, nice quality otherwise, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, N. Mandrovski certificate, Scott #603b
 
Closed  
212 **/*   467 Pa
1937, Architectural Projects, 50k brown, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, VLH on margin, which touched one stamp, VF and scarce, Scott #604b
 
Closed  
213 **   Block 2
1937, Architectural Projects, 40k violet, souvenir sheet of four, text is significantly shifted to the top, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #603a var
 
Closed  
214  469 Va
1937, Felix Dzerzhinsky, 10k yellow brown, printed on ordinary paper, nicely centered, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF and scarce, Scott #606 var
 
Closed  
215  469-70 var
1937, Felix Dzerzhinsky, two marginal stamps of 10k imperforated at the top or on the right; stamp of 20k with bottom right corner margin, imperforated on the right, each one neatly cancelled, VF
 
Closed  
216  470 Pd
1937, Felix Dzerzhinsky, 20k blue green, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF
 
Closed  
217 **   473-79
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 10k-1r, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Scott #C69-75
 
Closed  
218 **   473-79 Ka
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 10k-1r, complete set of seven, stamp of 1r with broken undercarriage at left variety, full OG, NH, VF
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Closed  
219 **   474, 477-78 var
1937, Aviation Exhibition varieties, 20k with broken "2" on the left value tablet, 50k with watermark "1" at the bottom margin, pair of 80k, top stamp has white spot over "p" in right "kop", full OG, NH, VF
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Closed  
220 **   Block 3
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 1r brown, tan and black, souvenir sheet of four, flawless quality item, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #C75a
 
Closed  
221 **   Block 3, var
1937, Aviation Exhibition, 1r brown, tan and black, three souvenir sheets of four, two of which with different plate varieties, the last is a common one, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
222 **   481-565
1938 Year, complete set of 85 stamps, nice quality, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. 146,000 rub=US$2,495
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Closed  
223  483 var
1938, First North Pole Flight, 10k black and brown, background is dramatically shifted to the right, CTO as always exists, full OG (NH), VF, Scott #625 var
 
Closed  
224 **   486 var
1938, First North Pole Flight, 80k carmine, color misregistration (double impression of flag) variety, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Scott #628b
 
Closed  
225 **   486 Pa
1938, First North Pole Flight, 80k carmine, bottom left corner margin single, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #628a
 
Closed  
226  487A
1938, Shota Rustaveli, 20k green, comb perforation 12 1/2x12 instead of L12 1/2, nice and fresh, full OG, LH, VF and rare, Raritan Stamps guarantee, Scott #610a
 
Closed  
227  487 Pa
1938, Shota Rustaveli, 20k green, horizontal imperforated pair, enlarged side margins with ample margins at the top and bottom, full OG, LH, VF and rare, especially in pair, expertized by A. Rosselevitch, Scott #610b
 
Closed  
228  487 Pc
1938, Shota Rustaveli, 20k green, left sheet margin single imperforated on the left, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF and scarce
 
Closed  
229 **   488 var
1938, Paris Exhibition, 5k red, a single with a red spot at the bottom of "t" in "Pochta" and white stroke between first and second "C" in "CCCP" varieties, full OG, NH and fine stamp
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Closed  
230 **   490-96, A
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 10k-1r, two complete sets of seven, printed on white or creamy thick paper, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Scott #629-35, var
 
Closed  
231  494 Pd
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 50k black and dark red, right sheet margin single imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG (LH), VF
 
Closed  
232 **   495 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 80k black and dark red, broken red flag on the left variety, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
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Closed  
233 **   496
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and dark red, printed on creamy thick paper, vertical gutter block of 20, folded twice along horizontal perforation (gutter perforation is unfolded), full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
234 **   490B-96B
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 10k-1r, complete set of seven, printed on ordinary paper, nice and fresh, full OG, NH (40k is probably VLH), mostly VF and scarce in complete set
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235 **   496B, var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and red, printed on ordinary paper, top right corner sheet margin block of four, upper right stamp lost part of the design due to foldover, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
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236 **   496B, var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and red, 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, Scott #635, var
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Closed  
237  496
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, perforated proof of 1r in black and red (close to issued colors), perforation 10 3/4, clear printing on thick white paper, no gum, probably removed from a presentation card, VF and very rare, Raritan Stamps guarantee
 
Closed  
238 **   497-500 Ka
1938, First Trans-Atlantic Flight, 10k-50k, complete set of four, each stamp with more or less torn flag variety, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #636-39 var
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Closed  
239 **   501-03, I, II, var
1938, Second Trans-Polar Flight, 10k-50k, two complete sets of three, clear or unclear star, in addition stamp of 50k with large size 26.1x44mm, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #640-42, var
 
Closed  
240 **   481, 504-14
1937-38, Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set of 12, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Scott #647-58
 
Closed  
241 **   526-37
1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, 5k-1r, complete set of 12, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #666-77
 
Closed  
242  527 Pc
1938, View of Yalta, 5k brown, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, neatly cancelled, VF
 
Closed  
243  535 Pb
1938, View of Gurzuf, 50k deep green, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, LH, VF and scarce
 
Closed  
244 **   538-46
1938, Balloons and Airplanes, 5k-1r, complete set of nine, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #678-86
 
Closed  
245 **   547-52
1938, Moscow Subway, 10k-50k, complete set of six, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Scott #687-92
 
Closed  
246  547 Pd
1938, Moscow Subway, 10k brown lilac, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, CTO with full OG, VF
 
Closed  
247 **   553-57
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Young Communist League, 20k-80k, complete set of six, including two shades of 40k stamp, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
248 **/*   553, 557 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Young Communist League, one stamp of 20k and three stamps of 80k, each one showing different plate varieties, full OG, NH or LH ("broken glasses"), VF
 
Closed  
249 **   558-626
1939 Year, complete set of 62 stamps (less #590, NY Exhibition imperforated set in pairs), full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. 68,000 rub=US$1,160
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Closed  
250  566 var
1939, View of Gorki Street, 10k brown, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, Raritan Stamps guarantee, Scott #706 var
 
Closed  
251  573-75 Pa
1939, Non-Stop Flight to the Far East, 15k-60k, imperforated complete set of three, balanced margins all around, full OG, LH, VF and rare, only 50 stamps of each denomination were printed, each one with Sanabria guarantee hs, Raritan Stamps guarantee, Scott #718-20 imp
 
Closed  
252 **   580 II
1939, New York World Fair, 50k blue and orange brown, small size 32.5x21.5mm, top left corner sheet margin block of four, tiny spot of gum loss on one stamp, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #715 var
 
Closed  
253 **   581 var
1939, New York World Fair, 30k indigo and red, imperforated single with "COCP" variety, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
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Closed  
254 **   591A var
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, 10k rose, comb perforation, "airplane" over cow variety, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular plate error, Scott #724 var
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Closed  
255 **   593(2) A
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, 20k indigo, comb perforation, raster vertical diamonds, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
 
Closed  
256 **   594 var
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, 30k purple, perforation L12 1/4, "moon" variety, full OG, NH, F/VF
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Closed  
257  595(2)
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, 30k orange, perforation L12 1/4, raster horizontal diamonds, slight paper scratch at the top right corner perforation, full OG, VLH, VF appearance of this scarce stamp
 
Closed  
258 **   595(2) A
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, 30k orange, comb perforation, raster horizontal diamonds, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare
 
Closed  
259  597 Pc
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, 50k red brown, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
 
Closed  
260  600A var
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, 1r blue, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, raster vertical diamonds, neat corner cancellation, fresh, VF and extremely rare perforation variety, which is known in used condition only. We have no any records of offering this stamp on the public sale
 
Closed  
261 **/*   591-600 var
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, 10k-1r, set of 22 stamps, representing perforation, raster and paper varieties, full OG, NH (one stamp of 10k with comb perforation is LH), mostly VF
 
Closed  
262 **   601-05 var
1939, Aviation Day, overprint on Balloons and Airplanes issue, set of seven values, representing varieties of overprint and basic stamps, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #C76A-D
 
Closed  
263 **   609-12, var
1939, Mikhail E. Saltykov-Schedrin, 15k-60k, complete set of four, in addition stamp of (60k) without denomination, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Scott #745-48, var
 
Closed  
264 **   613-20
1939, Soviet Sanatoria, 5k-80k, complete set in blocks of four, post office fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #749-56
 
Closed  
265  622 Pc
1939, Mikhail Lermontov, 30k dark green and brown black, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, neatly cancelled, VF
 
Closed  
266 **   624-26, var
1939, Nikolai Chernyshevski, 15k-60k, complete set of five, comb perforation, including raster horizontal and vertical diamonds on 30k and 60k, in addition 15k and 60k with perforation L12 1/4, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #760-62, var
 
Closed  
267 **   627-66
1940 Year, complete set of 60 stamps, nice quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. 56,000 rub
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Closed  
268 **   627-30, 630(2)
1940, Anton Chekhov, 10k-30k, complete set of four, in addition two stamps of 30k with raster vertical diamonds in different shades, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #763-66, var
 
Closed  
269 **   636-39, 636-37(2)
1940, Arctic Voyage of Ice-Breaker "Georgy Sedov", 15k-1r, complete set of four, in addition 15k and 30k with raster horizontal diamonds, full OG, NH, F/VF, Scott #772 -75, var
 
Closed  
270 **   637(2)
1940, Arctic Voyage of Ice-Breaker "Georgy Sedov", 30k violet, comb perforation, raster horizontal diamonds, block of four, bottom right stamp with natural inclusion, otherwise fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
271 **   637A
1940, Arctic Voyage of Ice-Breaker "Georgy Sedov", 30k violet, perforation L12 1/4, raster vertical diamonds, usual perforation, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce, Scott #773a
 
Closed  
272 **   640-43, 642(2)
1940, Vladimir Mayakovsky, 15k-80k, complete set of four, in addition stamp of 60k with perforation L12 1/4 with raster vertical diamonds, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Scott #776-79, var
 
Closed  
273 **   642A
1940, Vladimir Mayakovsky, 60k indigo, comb perforation, raster horizontal diamonds, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #778a
 
Closed  
274 **   645 II
1940, Konstantin Timiryazev, 15k purple, size 33.3x22.5mm, top right corner sheet margin block of four, offset on reverse, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #781 var
 
Closed  
275 **   648-52, 648-49(2)
1940, Physical Culture Day, 15k-1r, complete set of five, in addition 15k and 30k with raster horizontal diamonds, all with perforation L12 1/4, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Scott #784-88, var
 
Closed  
276 **   648A-52A, 648A(2)
1940, Physical Culture Day, 15k-1r, complete set of six, including two stamps of 15k with raster horizontal and vertical diamonds, all with comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #784a-88a, var
 
Closed  
277 **   653-57, 656 var
1940, Peter Tchaikovsky, 15k-60k, complete set of five, in addition 50k with a spot on "1" of "1840" and lighter shade variety, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #789-93, var
 
Closed  
278 **   655 Pb
1940, Peter Tchaikovsky, 30k dark blue, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
279 **   664-660/661-663
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, complete se-tenant sheet of 36(9-9/9-9), Uzbek- Moscow/Leningrad-Byelorussia, perfect quality, crisp and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF and very rare in untouched condition
 
Closed  
280 **   666/671
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, complete se-tenant sheet of 40 (20/20), Georgia/Turkmen, absolutely flawless, unfolded with intact margins, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare in sound condition
 
Closed  
281 **   667-670/669-668
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, complete se-tenant sheet of 36 (9-9/9-9), Azerbaijan- Armenia/Tadzhik-Kyrgyzstan, excellent quality item, full OG, NH, VF and very rare in post office fresh condition
 
Closed  
282 **   670/668/669
1940, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, complete se-tenant sheet of 36 (12/12/12), Armenia/Kyrgystan/Tadzhik, outstanding quality unit, unfolded and crisp, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare in such preservation
 
Closed  
283 **   675-80
1940, Battle at Perekop, 10k-1r, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #811-16
 
Closed  
284 **   687-727
1941 Year, complete set of 45 stamps, including both perforation of Kyrgyzstan and comb perforation of Lermontov, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 91.000 rub
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Closed  
285 **   687(2)
1941, Industrialization issue, 10k blue, comb perforation, raster vertical diamonds, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
Closed  
286 **   687A-92A, var
1941, Industrialization issue, 10k-60k, complete set of seven, including small size stamp of 10k, all with perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Scott #817-22 var
 
Closed  
287 **/*   687-93 var
1941, Industrialization issue varieties, set of 31 mostly mint stamps (one - CTO), including one block of four, representing perforation, raster, plate and size varieties, neatly arranged and described on a stockpage, full OG, NH or LH, F/VF
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Closed  
288 **   694-701, A
1941, Red Army and Navy, 5k-1r, two complete sets of eight, line and comb perforation respectively, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Scott #824-31, var
 
Closed  
289 **   694/701 var
1941, Red Army and Navy, 10k-1r, set of six (less 5k and 30k) in vertical or horizontal gutter pairs, all with perforation L12 1/2, nice and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
290 **   694A-701A var
1941, Red Army and Navy, 5k-1r, complete set of eight in horizontal or vertical gutter pairs, all with comb perforation, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
291 **   707A
1941, Karelian Finnish Republic, 30k rose carmine, comb perforation 12 1/2x12 in instead of L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
292 **   708 var
1941, Karelian Finnish Republic, 45k dark green, horizontal gutter pair, fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
293 **   708(2)
1941, Karelian Finnish Republic, 45k dark green, smooth scroll variety, top sheet margin single, full OG (partially missing on margin), NH, VF
 
Closed  
294 **   713-14
1941, Moscow Kremlin, 1r red and 2r yellow brown, complete set in sheet margin blocks of ten, in addition 1r in blocks of 12 and 4, 2r in horizontal pair, each one with control inscriptions on margin, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #843-44
 
Closed  
295 **   719-23
1941, Vassily Surikov, 20k-2r, complete set of five, high value with top sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #845- 49
 
Closed  
296 **   724A
1941, Mikhail Lermontov, 15k blue green, comb perforation, two singles of different intensity of the background, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
297 **/*   

Balance of Pre-Great Patriotic War Issues

1936-41, over 1700 mostly mint stamps (no more then 5% of CTO) and 24 souvenir sheets by issues in large brown stockbook, starting with Pioneers Helping Post and finishing with Lermontov set, numerous paper, plate, perforation, raster varieties in each issue, some blocks and other positional pieces, full/large part of OG with many NH stamps, some unused, expertly regummed, F/VF, a great lot for retailer, C.v. is over 1,000,000 rub=US$17,100
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Closed  
298 **   715-18, 717A
1941-42, Lenin Museum, 15k-1r, complete set of five, including stamp of 45k with line and comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #852-55, 853 var
 
Closed  
299 **   726
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, comb perforation, unfolded block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #856
 
Closed  
300 **   726 var
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, comb perforation, dot between "e" and "p" variety (position 75), full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
301 **   726A
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Raritan Stamps guarantee
 
Closed  
302 **   727
1941, People's Militia, 30k deep blue, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #859
 
Closed  
303  727 var
1941, People's Militia, 30k deep blue, two singles, first one with deformed hammer the other one with damaged letters in the bottom description, full OG, LH, VF
 
Closed  
304 **   728/87
1942-43 Years, complete set of 58 stamps, including K. Marx two stamps of 60k (both sides) and I. Turgenev issue, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. 46,000 rub
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Closed  
305 **   728-29
1942, Alisher Navoi, 30k brown and 1r violet, complete set of two in horizontal gutter pairs, both with perforation L12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #857-58
 
Closed  
306 **   728A-29
1942, Alisher Navoi, 30k brown and 1r violet, complete set of two in horizontal gutter pairs, 30k with comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
307 **   728A-29
1942, Alisher Navoi, 30k brown and 1r violet, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, 30k with comb perforation, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #857-58
 
Closed  
308 **/*   739/47 var
1942-43, Home-Front, Anti- Aircraft Battery, Battle Scene, group of five items, including one pair and one block of four, each one represent various plate varieties, full OG, NH or LH 91), VF
 
Closed  
309 **   759(2)
1943, Battle Scenes of the Great Patriotic War, Sniper, 60k ultramarine, raster vertical diamonds variety, rough perforation as typical for stamp on grayish paper with yellowish full OG, NH, VF and rare, Scott #894 var
 
Closed