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Lots 584 - 589,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #82, June 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
584 **   241f
1923, soldier 10r gray, horizontal imperforated pair with double impression, enlarged margins at three sides, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400++
585 */U   211-15, 230-41A, C1

Balance of the Vadim Ustinovsky Collection

1922-23, 440 mint or used stamps and two covers, representing 5th Anniversary of October Revolution and two definitive issues of 1922-23, some paper and printing varieties, all remained on original Ustinosky's pages, minor flaws possible on used material, nice and fresh otherwise, full OG or used, F/VF
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586  2890, a

The One Man Die Proofs Collection - Part II

1964-65, Vladimir Lenin, two sunken die proofs of (4k) in black, representing both printings (narrow and wide shading) of engraved parts of stamps, size 84-76x58mm, printed on white paper, engraver Sapronov, official markings at left and bottom, no gum as produced, VF and extremely rare, wide shading proof with V. Liapine certificate
587  3146
1965, "Courtship of a Major" by Pavel Fedotov, die proof of (16k) in brown black, the central engraved part of the design, printed on white paper, size 131x92mm, engraver Sapronov, officially signed at the bottom, mounted on thin card, no gum as produced, VF, V. Liapine certificate reads "this proof is the first known to me, which is probably unique..."
588  3198
1966, Dr. Sun Yat-sen, die proof of 6k in black, printed on white paper with control markings at sides, size 38x57mm, no gum as produced, VF and extremely rare item from the Postal Archives, Raritan Stamps guarantee
589  3235
1966, "Hero in Tiger Skin" by Shota Rustaveli, die proof of 3k in black, printed on paper with olive green coating, exact design for issued stamp, size 91x99mm, engraver Mayorova, no gum as produced, VF and extremely rare, V. Liapine certificate reads: "genuine in all respects, ... probably unique"