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Lots 340 - 396,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #77, March 02, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
340 **   996, 998 var
1946, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Stamps, two values of 15k and one of 60k, each one with broken letters of "Pochta CCCP" at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1080, 1082 var
 
Closed  
341 **   Blocks 6-8 var
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Stamps, three souvenir sheets of 15k, two of 30k and two of 60k, representing different types of top and bottom inscription, full OG, NH, VF
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Closed  
342 **   Block 7 var
1947, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Postage Stamp, 30k green and brown, souvenir sheet of four, text at the top and bottom is strongly misplaced, slight top left corner bend, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item, Raritan Stamps guarantee, Scott #1081a var
 
Closed  
343 **   1002-05
1946, 29th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k brown orange and 30k green, imperforated and perforated complete sets of two in sheets of 81 (9x9), post office fresh and unfolded, we note just occasional marginal separation of perforated sheets, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1083-84, imp
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2, 3, 4
 
Closed  
344 **   1002 var
1946, 29th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k brown orange, imperforated single from damaged printing plate with completely omitted text on Lenin Mausoleum, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, a common stamp is added for comparison, Scott #1083b var
 
Closed  
345 **   1009(2)
1946, Reconstruction of the Dnieper Dam, 30k brown black, raster horizontal diamonds, bottom sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1085 var
 
Closed  
346 **   1009 Pb
1946, Reconstruction of the Dnieper Dam, 30k brown black, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
 
Closed  
347 **   1009 Pc
1946, Reconstruction of the Dnieper Dam, 30k brown black, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
348 **   1011/132, Block 8
1947 Year, complete set of 119 stamps and 1 souvenir sheet (less three definitive stamps - offset soldier and aviator, Moscow Kremlin 60k), nice quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. 37,000 rub
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Closed  
349 **   1011 Pa
1947, Aleksandr Karpinski, 30k deep green, bottom sheet margin stamp, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1087 var
 
Closed  
350  1015 Pa, 1016 Pa
1947, 23rd Anniversary of the death of Lenin, 30k green, 30k gray green, two sheet margin singles, imperforated on the left or at the bottom, full OG, LH, VF, Scott #1091-92 var
 
Closed  
351 **   1022 Pa
1947, Arms of RSFSR, 30k brown orange, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated horizontally between stamps and at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1104 var
 
Closed  
352 **   1023 Pa
1947, Arms of Ukrainian Soviet Republic, 30k violet blue, top left corner sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1118 var
 
Closed  
353 **   1031 Pb
1947, Arms of Latvian Soviet Republic, 30k brown yellow, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1113 var
 
Closed  
354 **   1036, Ka
1947, Arms of Estonian Soviet Republic, 30k black violet, block of four, top left stamp with dots instead of horizontal diamonds in the background, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
Click here to see enlarged fragment
 
Closed  
355 **   1049-50 I, II
1947, Moscow Council Building, 30k black, blue and red, two perforated and two imperforated blocks of four, different size of stamps (originals and reprints), full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1125, imp, var
 
Closed  
356 **/*   1049 II, var
1947, Moscow Council Building, 30k black, blue and red, two imperforated singles (reprints) with significant shifts of red or blue colors, full OG, NH or VLH, VF
 
Closed  
357 **   1049 II Tb
1947, Moscow Council Building, 30k black and red, two imperforated singles with omitted blue color, one of which with pink background, full OG, NH, VF, J. Stolow guarantee hs
 
Closed  
358 **   1053 Pb
1947, Day of Aviation, 30k violet, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, tiny natural inclusion on the upper stamp, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Scott #1159 var
 
Closed  
359  1055A
1947, definitive issue, soldier 15k gray green, offset printing, perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, full OG, LH, fine and extremely rare, until now the only recorded mint example of this perforation variety, Raritan Stamps guarantee
 
Closed  
360 **   1073-83 (2)
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 5k-1r, set of 11 in complete sheets of 50, 40 (10k - two sheets of different shades), 49 and 54, several unfolded, but mainly folded once or twice, minor marginal separations, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 68,000 rub as singles, Scott #1132-42, var
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
 
Closed  
361  1073 Pb
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 5k dark blue and brown, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, LH, VF, Scott #1132 var
 
Closed  
362 **   1073 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 5k dark blue and brown, central design is strongly shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
363 **   1074 Pc
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 10k red brown and brown black, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Scott #1133 var
 
Closed  
364  1082 Pa
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 60k red brown and brown black, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG (LH), F/VF, Scott #1140 var
 
Closed  
365 **   1083 Pa
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 1r dark violet, top sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Scott #1142 var
 
Closed  
366 **   1085, 1084, 1086
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r, -, 1r, 1r and 3r multicolored, complete se-tenant sheet of 20 stamps and 5 labels, post office fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF and rare in sound condition, Scott #1143-45
 
Closed  
367 **   1085, 1084, 1086
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r, -, 1r, 1r and 3r, top and bottom sheet margin vertical se-tenant strip of four with label, folded once between 1r values, gum inflow on the top 1r, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
368 **   1085, 1084, 1085, 1086
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r, -, 1r, 3r and 5r multicolored, complete se-tenant sheet of 20 stamps and 5 labels, red or blue control lines on margin, unfolded, but with one place of marginal separation, slightly uneven gum in two places, still fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1143-46
 
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369 **   1085, 1084, 1086, 1087
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r, -, 1r, 3r and 5r multicolored, complete se-tenant sheet of 20 stamps and 5 labels, no control lines on margin, unfolded with one place of reinforced perforation on right edge, gum inflow on one1r value, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Scott #1143-46
 
Closed  
370 **   1085, 1084, 1086, 1087
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r, -, 1r, 3r and 5r multicolored, two marginal vertical se-tenant strip of four with one label, one of which with frame design in light blue instead of dark blue, which is scarce, both very well preserved and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
371  1085-1086
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r, -, 3r multicolored, complete se-tenant sheet of 20 stamps and 5 labels (no left margin), folded twice, nevertheless fresh, CTO with full OG (NH), VF and rare, Scott #1144-45
 
Closed  
372 **   1087, 1087
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 3r, 5r, 5r, 5r and 5r, complete se-tenant sheet of 25 stamps, post office fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1145-46
 
Closed  
373 **   Block 10 I Ka
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 3r multicolored, souvenir sheet of four, type I (original printing), broken first "1" in "1147" and top left stamp with plating error (straight line from the left to center), nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Scott#1145a var
 
Closed  
374 **/U   1095, 1097 var
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, two stamps of 30k, one of which with pink background, both are NH; one stamp of 60k (CTO), each one with significantly shifted central design, full OG, VF, Scott #1183, 1185 var
 
Closed  
375 **   1102 Pa
1947, Sanatorium "Abkhazia", 30k red brown, horizontal imperforated pair, balanced margins all around, full OG, NH, VF, J. Stolow guarantee, Scott #1166 imp
 
Closed  
376 **/*   1102 Pe
1947, Sanatorium "Abkhazia", 30k red brown, vertical pair imperforated horizontally (NH), in addition imperforated single with nice margins all around (LH), both with full OG, VF
 
Closed  
377  1105 Pa
1947, Sanatorium "Zapadugol", 30k brown black, two top margin singles (one has top right corner margin and light raster background), both imperforated at the top, CTO with full OG or lightly cancelled, VF
 
Closed  
378 */U   931/1141 var

Selection of Perforation Varieties

1946-48, Military Parade, Elections, Sanatorium, Coat of Arms and etc., ten fantails and one perforation shift, including two mint and nine used items, fresh condition overall, F/VF, C.v. 150,000 rub
 
Closed  
379 **/*   

Balance of the Post-War Issues

1947, about 2100 mostly mint stamps (singles, pairs, strips and blocks) and 12 souvenir sheets (Jubilee of Moscow - 6 pieces of type I), altogether representing at least 7 complete Year sets, neatly arranged on stockpages in large three-ring binder, original and reprint issues, numerous paper, plate, perforation and shade varieties, many valuable items throughout, fresh quality unit, mainly full OG with many NH stamps, some unused, expertly regummed, mostly F/VF, C.v. 548,000 rub=US$9,370 only complete sets counted
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89
 
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380 **   1134/259
1948 Year, complete set of 115 stamps (less definitive issues), all are from original printings, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 104,000++ rub
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2, 3, 4
 
Closed  
381 **   1138 (2)
1948, 24th Anniversary of the death of Lenin, 30k violet, raster horizontal diamonds, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1197 var
 
Closed  
382  1139
1948, 24th Anniversary of the death of Lenin, imperforated trial color proof of 60k in brown, mounted on thin card, fresh and VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, Scott #1198
 
Closed  
383 **   1145 Ka
1948, Vassily Surikov, 30k red brown, bottom sheet margin single with "1943" instead of "1948" at the top right corner, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1201 var
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Closed  
384  1145
1948, Vassily Surikov, two imperforated trial color proofs of 30k in dark blue or black, fresh quality, unused, no gum (removed from a presentation card), VF and scarce
 
Closed  
385 **   1155 (2)
1948, Motorcycle Sport, 20k black blue, raster square, reprint of 1955, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1254A var
 
Closed  
386 **   1168-70, var
1948, Aleksandr N. Ostrovsky, 30k-1r, two perforated complete set of three, one of which printed on thick (0.09- 0.1mm) paper, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Scott #1227-29, var
 
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387 **   1168-70 Pa
1948, Aleksandr N. Ostrovsky, 30k-1r, imperforated complete set of three, all with side margins, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1227-29 imp
 
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388 **   1173 Pa
1948, Vissarion Belinski, 60k violet, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH (LH on margin far away from the stamp), VF and rare, Scott #1226 var
 
Closed  
389 **   1174-77
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 30k-1r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, post office fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1230-33
 
Closed  
390 **   1175 Pa
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 50k multicolored, right sheet margin example, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1231 var
 
Closed  
391 **/*   1177 var
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 1r brown and indigo, two singles, one of which with dramatically shifted center, the other one with a spot on bottom inscription, full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF
 
Closed  
392 **/*   1178, 1180 var
1948, 5-Year Plan in Four Years, 15k and 60k, trimmed "CCCP" or "Pochta" at the bottom inscription, full OG, NH or LH, VF, Scott #1234, 1236 var
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Closed  
393 */U   1179 Pa, var
1948, 5-Year Plan in Four Years, 30k indigo and red, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom (possibly trimmed margin), in addition partly imperforated single due to foldover, both with full OG, VLH or CTO, mostly VF
 
Closed  
394 **   1179 Pb
1948, 5-Year Plan in Four Years, 30k indigo and red, left sheet margin stamp, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #1235 var
 
Closed  
395 **   1179-80 var
1948, 5-Year Plan in Four Years, 30k and two stamps of 60k, each one with significantly shifted central design, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
396  1180 Pa
1948, 5-Year Plan in Four Years, 60k gray and red, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Scott #1236 var
 
Closed