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Lots 498 - 505,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #83, September 13, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
498  1172/82
1947, Restoration of National Economy Objects, 15k-1r, 46 imperforated trial color proofs of ten different values, including 15k x4, 20k x4, 30k (Stalingrad) x5, 30k (Konstantinovka) x6, 30k (Rostov) x7, 30k (Kharkov)x1, 60k(Stalingrad) x1, 60k (Rostov) x5, 1r (Makeyevka) x8, 1r (Stalingrad) x5, two proofs with colors close to issued stamps, nice quality unit, no thins or hidden defects, no gum (removed from a presentation cards), VF and very rare assembly
499  1183 var
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k dark red and greenish black, central design strongly shifted to the top, full OG, very light trace of hinge, apparently NH, VF
500 **/*   1087/188, var

Collection of 1947 Year

850 mostly mint stamps, including 125 blocks of four, and four souvenir sheets (Jubilee of Moscow, type I - hinged or regummed), nice range of Arms set with color shifts on 1r, Moscow Council Building with red color shift (a single) and blue omitted (pair), ten fantails and two pairs imperforated between, plate, shade and raster varieties, nice unit, generally full OG with many NH stamps, F/VF, SC. v. is over 300,000P
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501 **   1201 var

Issues of 1948

1948, Vasily Surikov, 30k red brown, "1943" instead of "1948" at the top right corner, in addition top sheet margin single imperforated at the top, both with full OG, NH, VF
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502 **   1227-29 imp
1948, Aleksandr Ostrovsky, 30k-1r, imperforated complete set of three in horizontal pairs, nice margins all around, right stamp of 1r has tiny natural paper inclusion, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
503 **   1230-33
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 30k-1r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, three of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
504 **   1230 var
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 30k dark green and violet brown, green frame appearing double due to plate shift during printing process, full OG, NH, VF and scarce unrecorded error, a common stamp is included for comparison
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505  1231 var
1948, Ivan Shishkin, 50k multicolored, right sheet margin example imperforated on the right, full OG, LH, VF