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Lots 508 - 528,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #78, May 31, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
508 **/*   285, var
1924-25, definitive issue, soldier 10k dark blue, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, bottom left corner margin block of six (3x2), three stamps have missing complete or part of the design due to foldover, in addition it presents apart of lower left stamp printed on gum side, full OG, NH or LH, VF, SC #48, var
sold
509  286
1924-25, definitive issue, worker 14k light blue, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, full OG, VLH, VF, SC #49
sold
510  287
1924-25, definitive issue, peasant 15k lemon yellow, typo printing perforation 14 1/2x15, two stamps joined together and representing Mail Car No.316 date stamp, VF, SC #50
sold
511 **   288 imp
1924-25, definitive issue, worker 20k green, typo printing, top left corner sheet margin imperforated horizontal pair with a part of control inscription on the left, invalidating perforation because of pre-printing paper folds, full OG,NH, VF, SC #051 Pa
sold
512 **/*   290 var
1924-25, definitive issue, soldier 1r red and brown, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, two-side margin horizontal strip of five, left stamp has a part of red color, while second one has missing it almost completely, horizontal invalidating perforation, perf reinforcement between first and second stamps, full OG, NH or LH, VF and a spectacular piece
sold
513 **   291, var
1924-25, definitive issue, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, three-side margin block of 15 (3x5), torn and folded over during printing process, resulting in design printed on gum side, leaving 11stampswith completely or partially omitted image on front, invalidating perforation, full OG, NH (hinged on margins only), VF and a beautiful item for "golden issue" specialist
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sold
514  291 imp
1924-25, definitive issue, worker 2r green and rose, typo printing, bottom sheet margin imperforated single with dramatic color misregistration, invalidating perforation at the top and bottom margins, full OG, LH, VF, SC #056 Pa var
sold
515 **   292b
1924-25, definitive issue, soldier 3r dark brown and green, typo printing, perforation 13 1/2x10, perfect quality single, full OG, NH, VF and rare never hinged, SC #57A
sold
516 **/*   292 imp, var
1924-25, definitive issue, soldier 3r dark brown and green, typo printing, top right corner margin block of eight (4x2), four stamps completely or partly missing brown color due to foldover (printed on gum side), invalidating perforation and red official seal leaving intact three stamps at the top row, full OG, NH or LH, VF and eye-catching multiple, SC #057 a, var
sold
517  293
1924-25, definitive issue, worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, typo printing, perforation 13 1/2, left sheet margin horizontal strip of three, perfin "Obrazets" along with horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH or LH, VF, SC #58
sold
518  294
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, three imperforated proofs of 7k in blue, olive brown and red brown, printed on thick paper with text on reverse, first one with slight offset of blue ink on the back, no gum as produced, NH, VF, SC #68
sold
519  294-97, 298-301
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated and perforated complete sets of four, each stamp with a part of perfin "Obrazets", imperforated stamps have narrow margins, full OG, NH, VF and scarce unit, SC #68-71, 72-75
sold
520  302-03
1925, Vladimir Lenin, 5r brick red and 10r indigo, complete set of two, perforation 13 1/2, each stamp with a part of perfin "Obrazets", full OG, LH, VF, SC #98-99
sold
521  304/17
1925, definitive issue, 1k, 4k, 5k, 8k, 18k and 20k, six values printed on watermarked paper, each one with perfin "O" as a part of "Obrazets", full OG, NH, LH or unused, no gum (18k), VF and scarce group, SC #76/90
sold
522  315-16, 320
1925, definitive issue, 15k, 18k and 20k, three stamps printed on watermarked paper, red typo overprint "Obrazets" at the bottom of each value, perforation separated by scissors at one or two sides, full OG, LH, VF and extremely rare, this overprint is not mentioned in Russian Specialized Cat.
sold
523 **   316 imp
1925, definitive issue, soldier 18k violet, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, printed on watermarked paper without varnish lines (!), full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare item, only another pair is known to exist without varnish lozenges, at the same time we did not find any records of public offering this stamp, SC #89 imp
sold
524    288c
1925, money order for 1,500rub from Shemonaikha (then Tomsk Gub.) to Semipalatinsk, franked altogether by 11 stamps, including eight of 20k affixed on parts of advertising labels "Sovtorgflot", horizontal fold as often, still VF and an interesting item
sold
525  L  

Group of Advertising Labels

1923-26, 45 mostly postally used labels and one large size cover, arranged on original Collection pages, including gutter se-tenant pair of printing plant "Karsny Proletariy" and "Mospoligraph",two tobacco advertising items printed in Rostov, Journal for Housewives and others, some usual faults mentioned, still nice and high potential holding, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5
sold
526  326
1925, Academy of Sciences, imperforated proof of 3k in brown, printed on thick paper with text on reverse, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
527  326-27
1925, Academy of Sciences, 3k brown and 15k deep green, complete set of two, both with a part of perfin "Obrazets", perforation separated by scissors at one or two sides, first one with straight edge at the bottom, full OG, LH, F/VF, SC #102-03
sold
528  328
1925, Aleksandr Popov, three imperforated proofs of 7k in carmine, ultra and light blue, in addition proof of 20k (unissued denomination) in brown, printed on thick paper with security text on reverse, no gum as produced, VF, SC #104
sold