My Bidding Basket

Lots 581 - 583,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #82, June 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
581    227 var
1923, typo "Star" surcharge 40r on 15k lilac brown and blue, basic stamp is re-issue of 1919 (enlarged frame, white line all around center, narrow space between stamps), imperforated block of 15 (3x5), used together with ten stamps of soldier 70r violet on reverse of registered pre-printed cover from Moscow to Paris, all appropriate markings, mostly VF and very scarce franking
Click here to see enlarged fragment
582  240a
1923, peasant 5r blue, a single with double impression of the design, full OG, very light trace of hinge (appears NH), F/VF centering
583 **   241d, var
1923, soldier 10r gray, bottom sheet margin imperforated block of four, lower right stamp with "smiley" (two horizontal parentheses in white oval) variety, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular printing flaw