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Lots 609 - 636,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #82, June 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
609  3930
1971, History of the National Fleet, Peter the Great Imperial Barge, sunken die proof of (1k) in blue black of engraved part of the design, printed on white paper with light blue coating, size 90x120mm, officially signed at the bottom, Goznak boxed seal "Strogiy Uchet" (Strict Record) at the bottom left, no gum as produced, VF and extremely rare, V. Liapine certificate
375.00 
 
610  3933
1971, History of the National Fleet, Armed Ship "Ingermanland", sunken die proof of (12k) in black of engraved part of the design, printed on white paper, size 120x80mm, officially signed at the bottom, Goznak boxed seal "Strogiy Uchet" (Strict Record) at the top left, no gum as produced, VF and extremely rare, Raritan Stamps guarantee
375.00 
 
611  4029
1972, History of the National Fleet, Battleship Peter the Great, sunken die proof of (2k) in dark brown of engraved part of the design, printed on white chalk-surfaced paper, size 90x119mm, engraver Smirnova, officially signed with Goznak boxed seal "Strogiy Uchet" (Strict Record) at the bottom right, no gum as produced, VF and extremely rare, V. Liapine certificate
375.00 
 
612  4121
1973, History of the National Fleet, Submarine "Krasnogvardeyets", sunken die proof of (6k) in blue black of the central engraved design, printed on white paper, size 106x115mm, official marking and signature at the bottom, Goznak boxed seal "Strogiy Uchet" (Strict Record), mounted on white glossy presentation card, full OG, VF and extremely rare item from the Postal Archives, V. Liapine certificate
375.00 
 
613  4383
1975, 150th Anniversary of the Decembrist Revolt, die proof of (4k) in gray of engraved part of the design, printed on white chalk-surfaced paper, size 130x90mm, engraver Mokrousov, officially signed at the bottom with Goznak boxed seal "Strogiy Uchet" (Strict Record), no gum as produced, VF and extremely rare, V. Liapine certificate
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375.00 
 
614    

Pre-World War II Stationery Postcards - Large Collection in Three-Ring Binder

1923-40, 174 mostly unused (56 - used) cards or reply cards, representing sets of bilingual cards of 3k and 7k from the "gold" definitive issue, 5k and 7k of the 2nd issue, 3k, 5k, 7k and 10k from the 3rd issue, practically complete with just a few missing, among better used ones - local card sent from Serdobsk to USA in 1925 with due marking, card from Murmansk to USA franked by stamp of 10r along five other values, and etc., generally nice condition, F/VF or better, Mi C.v. €6,500
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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
1100.00 
 
615    

Group of the Great Patriotic War Stationery Items

1942-44, five illustrated pieces, three postcards and two letter cards, all sent from Front-Line Forces, usual conveyance flaws (several folds), nice and rare unit, F/VF
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140.00 
 
616    
1964, 150th Anniversary of the Birth of Taras Shevchenko, eight stationery envelopes uprated by Jubilee stamps with FD cancellations of various Ukrainian cities, and booklet containing four stationery envelopes, fresh and VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
90.00 
 
617  242-43
1923, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, imperforated 1r and 2r, each one with initials "Obrazets" in red at the top and bottom, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
275.00 
 
618 **   263 var
1924, definitive issue, peasant 30k violet, litho printing, horizontal imperforated pair with parts of neighbor stamps at top and bottom, double impression (one inverted), horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
190.00 
 
619 **   265-68
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 3k-20k, imperforated complete set of four in horizontal pairs, wide frame, three with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
70.00 
 
620  275A
1923, definitive issue, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, nice enlarged margins imperforated single, bold color, full OG, VLH, VF and rare, C.v. $6,750
1400.00 
 
621 **   277 imp var
1924-25, definitive issue, peasant 2k green, typo printing, horizontal imperforated pair with double impression, partial printing on reverse, trimmed margins at top left and bottom right away from the stamps, full OG, NH, F/VF
275.00 
 
622 **   283a
1925, definitive issue, worker 8k brown olive, perforation 12, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, I. Kirzhner certificate, C.v. $2,000
475.00 
 
623  294
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated proof of 7k in violet brown printed on thick Goznak paper with text on reverse, slight ironed fold and tiny natural inclusion, no gum as produced, NH, VF appearance
90.00 
 
624    294-97
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 7k-40k, imperforated complete set of four used on local registered cover in Moscow, 1st All-Union Philatelic Exhibition "25.1.25" special cancellation, postmarked on arrival, light fold away from the stamps, F/VF
95.00 
 
625  300 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 20k carmine lake, printed on thick paper, horizontal position of watermark Borders and Rosettes, a red dot over Mausoleum, full OG, VLH, VF and very scarce stamp with triple variety, SC #74w var
190.00 
 
626  305
1925, definitive issue, imperforated proof of peasant 2k in black, bottom margin horizontal pair printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF
190.00 
 
627 **   312 var
1928, definitive issue, peasant 9k red, horizontal position of watermark Borders and Rosettes, full OG, NH, F/VF
90.00 
 
628 **   316 imp
1925, definitive issue, soldier 18k violet, imperforated single with nice margins all around, vertical varnish lines, perfect quality in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate
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1800.00 
 
629  321 var
1928, definitive issue, soldier 1r red and brown, horizontal position of watermark Borders and Rosettes, full OG, VLH, F/VF
70.00 
 
630 **   326-27
1925, Academy of Sciences, perforated proofs of 3k and 15k in issued colors, complete set of two, printed on thick paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, expert's hs on reverse of each stamp
130.00 
 
631  326
1925, Academy of Sciences, imperforated plate proof of 3k in yellow brown, printed on thick paper with Goznak text on reverse, nice and completely flawless, no gum as produced, NH, VF
140.00 
 
632  340 var
1925, Revolution of 1905, 7k brown, perforated single with broken plate variety (damaged text at the top left and raster background), minor gum waves, full OG, hinged, fine and scarce, ex-V. Ustinovsky
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70.00 
 
633  348
1926, Esperanto Congress, 14k bluish green and violet, red typo overprint "Obrazets" at the bottom, perfect quality single, full OG, LH, VF and the only known example of that specimen until now, ex-V. Ustinovsky. According to his notes this overprint was produced by order of Genrikh Yagoda, Chief of Soviet Security and Intelligence Agency (NKVD), who was a prominent philatelist
1400.00 
 
634  SC #0121
1926, definitive issue on improved paper, worker complete set of five imperforated trial color proofs of 8k in yellow, blue, carmine, red lilac and green, sheet margin horizontal pairs, flawless quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce set
700.00 
 
635    350
1927, 40th Anniversary of the Esperanto, illustrated cover from Moscow to Leipzig, insufficiently franked by black surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown (rate 14k), red "T" and boxed marking in German, mostly VF
95.00 
 
636  364 var
1927, black surcharge (type I) 8k on Postage Due stamp of 10k dark blue, litho printing, perforation 12 1/2, full OG, LH and fine stamp
70.00