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Lots 612 - 729,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #79, September 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
612 **   223 var
1922-23, litho "Star" surcharge 5r on 20k blue and red, right sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #081A
275.00 
 
613  240b var
1923, peasant 5r blue, imperforated single with open pre-printing paper fold (l'accordeon) variety, full OG, LH, VF, SC #0111 var
90.00 
 
614    AR4a

Postal Revenue stamps

1922, American Relief Administration postcard from Odessa to Pittsburgh, franked by five values, four of which are Saving stamps of 25k black on brown inverted (!) network, machine Odessa cancellation, fresh and VF, usually these items did not receive arrival ds
95.00 
 
615    

Stationery Items
Practically Complete Advertising Postcards Collection

1926-34, 304 mostly unused (24 - used) postcards bearing various pre-printed advertisements, minimal duplication of only 8 pieces, 296different items promoted Postal Service, Banking, Agriculture and Industry, Airplanes and Dirigibles, Intourist and others topics, many scarce items throughout, VF and valuable unit
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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
4750.00 
 
616    
1939, Specimen of COD (Cash on Delivery) both sides pre-printed envelope, wax seal and Main Post Office "10.4.39" date stamp with text "Gosshtampsviaz. Obrazets", VF and rare item from the Postal Archives
240.00 
 
617    
1965-72, Artist Anatoly Kalashnikov's projects of illustrated stationery envelopes, four items commemorating Ivan Goncharov and Mikhail Kalinin, the Ark of Bukhara and Arms of the City of Lviv, printed on glossy thin cardboard in various sizes, two signed by artist at the bottom, fresh condition (Goncharov with slight traces of previous mounts), VF and scarce group
190.00 
 
618 **   250 var
1923, Petrograd definitive issue, worker 1k orange, litho printing, harrow perforation 14 1/2x15, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, flawless condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, SC #13 var
300.00 
 
619 **   270 var
1924, Lenin Mourning issue, 6k red and black, middle frame, perforated single with black color shifted to the top right, invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF, SC #32 var
70.00 
 
620 **   274 var
1923, definitive issue, worker 4k carmine, typo printing, imperforated single with double impression, full OG, NH, VF, SC #24 Ta
95.00 
 
621  276 imp var
1924-25, definitive issue, worker 1k orange, typo printing, side margin imperforated horizontal strip of five, perfin "Obrazets", perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce item from the Postal Archives, imperforated stamps of 1khave never been officially issued, SC #39 imp
950.00 
 
622  277 imp
1924-25, definitive issue, peasant 2k green, typo printing, side margin imperforated horizontal strip of five, perfin "Obrazets", full OG, NH, VF, SC #040 Pa
375.00 
 
623 **   279 var
1924-25, definitive issue, worker 4k carmine, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, double impression, full OG, NH, VF, SC #42 var
90.00 
 
624  285
1925, soldier 10k deep blue, trial typo printing on thin chalk-surfaced paper, perforation 12 with slight irregularities at right, fresh, full OG, NH, VF and very rare
1400.00 
 
625  289
1924-25, definitive issue, peasant 50k brown, typo printing, perforation 14 1/2x15, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF centering, SC #54
70.00 
 
626 **   290 imp var
1924-25, definitive issue, soldier 1r red and brown, typo printing, imperforated horizontal pair with double impression, minor usual gum waves as always exists, perfect quality item, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, SC #055 Pa var
9500.00 
 
627  292b
1924-25, soldier 3r dark brown and pale green, typo printing, type I, perforation 13 1/2x10, fresh condition, full OG, LH, F/VF centering, neat owner's hs on reverse, SC #57A
550.00 
 
628 **   293
1924-25, definitive issue, worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, perforation 13 1/2, horizontal strip of seven, two complete perfins "Obrazets", horizontal invalidating perforation, full OG, NH, VF, SC #58
140.00 
 
629  294
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated proof of 7k in olive brown, printed on thick security Goznak paper, no gum as issued, NH, VF
100.00 
 
630    294-97
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 7k-40k, imperforated complete set of four, used on registered cover from 1st All-Union Philatelic Exhibition in Moscow to Saratov, tied by special Exhibition "26.1.25" postmark, arrival ds on reverse, VF
95.00 
 
631  300 var
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 20k carmine lake, printed on thick paper, horizontal position of watermark Borders and Rosettes, in a red dot over Mausoleum variety, full OG, LH, VF and very scarce stamp with triple variety, SC #74w
275.00 
 
632 **   325, imp
1925-26, definitive issue, worker 5r dark blue and gray brown, perforated and imperforated blocks of four printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, the last one with right sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF, SC #97, 0150
190.00 
 
633 **   Standard #0121-27
1926, definitive issue on improved white paper, 7k-5r, imperforated complete set of eight, most with sheet margins, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
70.00 
 
634  Standard #0121
1926, definitive issue, worker, complete set of five imperforated trial color proofs of 8k in yellow, green, carmine, blue and red lilac, printed on white improved paper, sheet margin horizontal pairs, flawless quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce set
700.00 
 
635 **   Standard #0125, 0127
1926, definitive issue on improved paper, 2r rose and green and 5r dark blue and gray brown, two imperforated blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
140.00 
 
636 **   342-44
1926, definitive issue, Vladimir Lenin, 1r-3r, complete set of three, horizontal watermark Borders and Rosettes, full OG, NH, VF, SC #128-30
95.00 
 
637  343 var
1926, definitive stamp, Vladimir Lenin, 2r black violet, vertical watermark Borders and Rosettes, enlarged single due to shift of top perforation, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, SC #129 var
95.00 
 
638 **   366-72, var
1927, black surcharge 8k on Postage Due stamps of 1k- 14k, complete set of seven, printed on watermarked paper, surcharge on 3k stamp with inverted "P" in "Pochtovaya" variety, which is very scarce, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #366-72
140.00 
 
639  
1927, handpainted essay of definitive stamp showing Red Army soldier of 5r black and bister, size 60x113mm, minor paper adhesion on reverse, fresh and VF, this essay had been submitted for postage stamp design competition dedicated to 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution
275.00 
 
640 **   386/400
1927-28, Second definitive issue, 5k-80k, set of nine in blocks of four, including all the "key" values, post office fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, SC #190/201
375.00 
 
641 **   426 var
1929, Third definitive issue, peasant 80k yellow brown, left sheet margin single will missing most part of yellow background, paper adhesion at the bottom perforation, otherwise full OG, NH, VF appearance, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #240 Ta
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140.00 
 
642 **   427-30
1929-30, Industrialization, 5k-28k, complete set in blocks of four, top left stamp of 20k with a spot on "и" variety, this block is folded once along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF, SC #245-47
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140.00 
 
643 (*)   429a
1929, Iron Furnace, 20k green, perforation L10 3/4 instead of comb 12 1/2x12, intact perforation and very fresh unused single, expertly regummed, VF appearance of this rare perforation variety, SC #247A
475.00 
 
644 **/U   437 var
1930, Volkhov Power Station, 3r yellow green and dark brown, two singles with comb perforation 12x12 1/2, each one with large spots (green or brown) variety, full OG, NH or postally used, VF, SC #242 var
95.00 
 
645  486 fn
1932, Moscow Philatelic Exhibition, souvenir sheet of four, printed on thin cardboard, favor Exhibition cancel "-5.12.32" in red at the top right, slightly rounded corners and a hint of foxing as typical for this sheet, VF and very rare, especially in used condition, P. Buchsbayew certificate
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11000.00 
 
646 **   487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, red surcharges 30k on 15k and 70k on 35k, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by L. Hovest, SC #315-16
190.00 
 
647    487
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, maximum card used for Moscow Exhibition, but with additional blue overprint "Leningrad. State Museum of Revolution" on front, franked by three values including red overprint 35k on 15kbrown black on reverse, tied by Exhibition postmark and sent by registered mail from Leningrad to Harbin, trace of hinge on front, sill VF
95.00 
 
648 **   489-509
1933, Ethnographic issue, 1k-35k, complete set of 21, occasional gum wrinkles possible, nice and fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, F/VF and difficult set in sound condition, SC #317-37
350.00 
 
649  501
1933, Ethnographic issue, Tajiks, trial color perforated (11 1/2) proof of 15k in brown, phototype printing, a part of "T" red overprint "Project", two translucent tips of perforation, fresh quality single removed from a presentation card and gummed, F/VF and scarce, SC #334
375.00 
 
650  520
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color perforated proof of 5k in brown, perforation 13 3/4, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, gummed, fresh and VF, SC #346
700.00 
 
651  521
1933, Baku Commissars, perforated trial color proof of 20k in brown, perforation 13 3/4, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, full OG, LH, VF, Z. Mikulski certificate, SC #347
700.00 
 
652  523
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color perforated proof of 40k in red, perforation 13 3/4, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, fresh, gummed, VF, SC #349
700.00 
 
653  527
1934, Lenin Mausoleum, perforated (11 1/2) proof of 20k in myrtle green (issued color), printed on the same paper which had been used for common stamps, but with narrow margins and numerous printing distinctions, most important is solid plate and value tablet instead of checkered value tablet of an issued stamp, perforation separated by scissors, gummed, mostly VF and very rare, SC #363
950.00 
 
654 **   531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, 10k ultramarine and 15k red, complete set of two, nice centering, full OG, NH, VF, SC #367-68
190.00 
 
655 **   540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, 1k-30k, complete set of six, 5k and 30k with tiny spots of skipped gum, fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, SC #381-86
190.00 
 
656  544, var
1934, First Decade without Lenin, 20k orange and ultramarine, horizontal pair, left stamp with a blue spot on the flag at left, full OG, VLH, VF, SC #385, var
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95.00 
 
657  544
1934, First Decade without Lenin, perforated (11) trial color proof of 20k in violet brown and blue, perforation separated by scissors, fresh, no gum, VF and scarce, SC #385
950.00 
 
658  551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, 5k-20k, complete set of four, each stamp with "Specimen" overprint, two types of overprint noted, fresh quality, full OG, LH, VF, SC #402-05
375.00 
 
659  559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, 1k-40k, complete set of ten, full OG, LH, VF, SC #406-15
110.00 
 
660 **   577c
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 3k greenish black and violet, perforation 11, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce, SC #429A Pb, C.v. 150,000P
700.00 
 
661  579b
1935, Leo Tolstoy, 20k green and black brown, perforation 11, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, neatly cancelled, VF, C.v. $1,100, SC #431A Pf
140.00 
 
662  580-81
1935, Revolutionary Heroes, Mikhail Frunze and Nikolai Bauman, trial color perforated (13 1/4) proofs of 2k and 4k in brown black, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, text at the bottom thinner then on issued stamps, fresh, no gum, probably removed from presentation card, VF and very rare, ex-M. Liphschutz Collection, SC #432-33
2750.00 
 
663  584a
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 2k brown red, perforation 11, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG, VF, SC #436 Pd
95.00 
 
664  585 var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 3k dark blue, perforation 14, spectacular plate shift, appears as double impression, neat corner cancellation, fresh VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, SC #437A var
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70.00 
 
665 **   586, var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, 5k rose lake, perforation 14, vertical pair, bottom stamp with "thin sickle" variety, full OG, NH, VF, SC #438A, var
95.00 
 
666  586
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, perforated (13 3/4) trial color proof of 5k in dark blue, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, full OG, NH, VF and rare, SC #438
2400.00 
 
667  587
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, perforated (13 3/4) trial color proof of 10k in dark violet, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, full OG, NH, VF and rare
2400.00 
 
668 **   603b
1937, Architectural Projects, 40k violet, vertical imperforated strip of four, folded between first and second stamps, nice quality otherwise, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #466 Pa
4750.00 
 
669 **   606-09
1937, Felix Dzerzhinsky, 10k-80k, complete set in corner sheet margin unfolded blocks of four, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #469-72
140.00 
 
670  610a
1938, Shota Rustaveli, 20k green, comb perforation 12 1/2x12 instead of L12 1/2, nice and fresh, full OG, LH, VF and rare in such quality, SC #487A
950.00 
 
671 **   616b
1936, definitive issue, factory worker 10k dark blue, horizontal imperforated pair with gutter and control line in the middle, folded along the gutter as always, nice quality otherwise, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, only a few such gutter pairs recorded, each stamp with J. Stolow guarantee hs, SC #441 Pa
1900.00 
 
672 **   622, var
1939, definitive issue, Vladimir Lenin, 10r indigo, printed on paper without watermark, side margin horizontal strip of eight, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF, SC #585 II, Pb
475.00 
 
673 **   627a-28a
1938, North Pole Flight, 40k green and carmine and 80k carmine, imperforated complete set of two, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF, SC #485-86 Pa, C.v. 195,000P
550.00 
 
674 **   629-35
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 10k-1r, complete set of seven, perfectly centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #490-96
70.00 
 
675  633 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 50k gray black and red, right sheet margin single on thick paper, imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG (LH), VF, SC #494 Pd
100.00 
 
676 **   635, var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and red, printed on ordinary white paper, unfolded right part of a sheet (block of 50), stamp on position 30 with white spot in front of "1918" along with other plating varieties, full OG, NH, VF, SC #496B, var, C.v. $100,000P
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140.00 
 
677 **/*   646a
1938, Papanin's Expedition, 50k blue, bottom sheet margin imperforated block of four, two top stamps with minor facial abrasion, nice quality multiple, full OG, NH (bottom stamps are completely all right) or LH (top stamps), VF and extremely rare multiple, SC #518 Pa, C.v. 1,288,000P as singles
5500.00 
 
678 **   666-77
1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, 5k-1r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, excellent quality in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and difficult set of multiples, SC #526-37
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750.00 
 
679  666 var
1938, View of Yalta, 5k brown, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, neatly cancelled, VF, SC #527 Pc
95.00 
 
680  687 var
1938, Moscow Subway, 10k brown lilac, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, CTO with full OG (LH), VF, SC #547 Pd
95.00 
 
681 **   706-12
1939, Moscow Reconstruction, 10k-1r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, a few tiny specks on 10k and 80k blocks, nice and unfolded otherwise, full OG, NH, VF, SC #566-72
500.00 
 
682    721-23
1939, Taras Shevchenko, complete set of three and Ukrainian stamp with portrait of Shevchenko, used on registered cover from Leningrad to Switzerland in 1941 (additional 40k franking is on reverse), postmarked on arrival, VF and interesting specialized item
95.00 
 
683    728 var
1939, All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, specially produced envelope sent by registered mail in Moscow, franked by two values and in addition bearing Agriculture Emblem stamp of 30k orange with perforation L12 1/2, appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF and a spectacular piece
95.00 
 
684  730 var
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, 50k red brown, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, SC #597 Pc
95.00 
 
685  733 var
1939, Agriculture Exhibition, 1r blue, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, raster vertical diamonds, neat corner cancellation, fresh, VF and extremely rare perforation variety, which is known in used condition only, SC #600A var
950.00 
 
686 **   734, var
1939, definitive issue, miner 5k red, right sheet margin block of four, top right stamp with "6" instead of "5" variety (white stroke on value tablet, position 60), full OG, NH, VF, SC #606, var
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95.00 
 
687 **/*   735 var
1947, definitive issue, soldier 15k gray green, offset printing, bottom sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top left stamp), VF, SC #1055, C.v. 120,000P
375.00 
 
688 **   736 var
1939, definitive issue, aviator 30k blue, typo printing, block of four, complete offset of the design on gum side, full OG, NH, VF, SC #608 Ta
90.00 
 
689  736 var
1946, definitive issue, aviator 30k blue, litho printing, very well centering, full OG, LH, VF, SC #988
275.00 
 
690 **   745-48
1939, Mikhail Saltykov-Schedrin, 15k-60k, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, slight gum waves on 60k, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, SC #609-12
95.00 
 
691    749-56
1939, Soviet Sanatoria, 5k-80k, complete set of eight used on registered pre-printed cover from Moscow to Cleveland, OH, tied by Moscow "23.11.39" date stamp (presumably the first day of issue), NYC and Cleveland receivers on the back, VF
95.00 
 
692  758 var
1939, Mikhail Lermontov, 30k dark green and brown black, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, neatly cancelled, VF, SC #622 Pc
130.00 
 
693 **   773 var
1940, Arctic Voyage of Ice-Breaker "Georgy Sedov", 30k violet, perforation L12 1/4 instead of comb 12x12 1/2, raster vertical diamonds, full OG, NH, F/VF and very scarce, SC #637A
375.00 
 
694 **   776-79, var
1940, Vladimir Mayakovsky, 15k-80k, complete set of four, in addition stamp of 60k with perforation L12 1/2, raster vertical diamonds, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC #640 -43, 642(2)
95.00 
 
695 **   827-28, 831
1941, Red Army and Navy, 20k, 30k and 1r, all with comb perforation, horizontal pairs with gutter in the middle, full OG, NH, VF, SC #697-98A, 701A
95.00 
 
696 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, unfolded block of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, SC #727
600.00 
 
697  908 var
1943, Tehran Conference, 3r blue black, red and light blue, red color is printed twice variety, CTO with full OG (NH), VF, SC #785 Ta
140.00 
 
698 **   909-10
1944, Ivan Turgenev, 30k gray green and 60k violet, complete set in unfolded top right corner sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #786-87
190.00 
 
699  911
1944, Defenders of Stalingrad, trial printing of 30k brown and carmine with added gold color, full OG, LH, VF, SC #792
95.00 
 
700 **   952-56, var
1944, Ilya Repin, 30k-2r, perforated complete set in blocks of four, lower left stamp of 60k with retouched left value tablet variety, full OG, NH, VF, SC #846-50, var
Click here to see enlarged fragment
95.00 
 
701 **   959, var
1944, Liberation of Leningrad, 30k slate gray, three souvenir sheets of four, all different types of the top inscription, full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 4 I, II, III
90.00 
 
702 **   959 var
1944, Liberation of Leningrad, 30k greenish black, souvenir sheet of four with double impression of marginal text (one is albino and significantly shifted to the top, bottom part is over the lower stamps), full OG, NH, VF, SC Block 4 var
275.00 
 
703 **   960/1020
1945 Year, set of 60 stamps and one souvenir sheet, including all valuable stamps of the year, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC.v. 21,300P
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100.00 
 
704 **   973 var
1945, Order of Victory, 3r brownish red, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SC #870 Pa
475.00 
 
705 **   975 var
1945, Battle Scene, 30k blue black and orange, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF, SC #875 Pa
240.00 
 
706 **   987a
1945, Academy of Sciences, 30k blue violet, left sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SC #884 Tc
275.00 
 
707 **   1021/1100
1946 Year, complete set of 78 stamps, including #1075-79 original and reprints, and four souvenir sheets (sheet of 30k from 25th Anniversary is expertly regummed), fresh quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC.v. 43,700P
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180.00 
 
708  1038 var
1946, Order of the Red Worker's Banner, 60k brown lilac and olive green, significant network break at the bottom variety, full OG, LH, VF, SC #951 var
70.00 
 
709 **   1049, var
1946, Mikhail Kalinin, 20k brown black, right sheet margin horizontal pair, double perforation on the right, full OG, NH, F/VF centering, SC #956, var
70.00 
 
710  1063 var
1946, View of Moscow Kremlin, 45k dark green, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, neatly cancelled, VF, SC #984 Pa
70.00 
 
711 **   1080, 1082 var
1946, 25th Anniversary of Soviet Stamps, two values of 15k and one of 60k, each one with broken letters of "Pochta CCCP" at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, SC #996, 998 var
95.00 
 
712  1082a var
1947, Monetary Reform in the Soviet Union, violet boxed handstamp "Январь 1948 г." at the top margin of 60k green and black, souvenir sheet of four, commemorating 25th Anniversary of Postage stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, this or similar handstamps were posted on postage stamps and souvenir sheet in possessions of Post Offices during the reform to avoid misuses
240.00 
 
713 **   1083b
1946, 29th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k brown orange, imperforated top margin single from damaged printing plate with completely omitted text on Lenin Mausoleum, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, a common stamp is added for comparison, SC #1002 var
475.00 
 
714 **   1085 var
1946, Reconstruction of Dnieper Dam, 30k brown black, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1009 Pb
240.00 
 
715 **   1085 var
1946, Reconstruction of the Dnieper Dam, 30k brown black, raster horizontal diamonds, bottom sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, SC #1009(2)
180.00 
 
716 **   1087/188
1947 Year, complete set of 138 stamps and two souvenir sheets of Jubilee of Moscow (types I and II), first one with tiny spot of facial scratch, otherwise fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, SC.v. 79,300P
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2, 3, 4
210.00 
 
717 **   1104 var
1947, Arms of RSFSR, 30k brown orange, bottom sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated horizontally between stamps and at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1022 Pa
200.00 
 
718 **/*   1120, var
1947, Arms of the Soviet Union, 1r multicolored, two values, first one with significant shift of gray blue background, the other one with inscription "2nd Printing" at the bottom margin, full OG, NH or LH, VF
95.00 
 
719 **   1121 var
1947, Alexander Pushkin, 30k brown black, bottom perforation is strongly shifted to the bottom, resulting in size is larger for 4mm then for a common stamp, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
65.00 
 
720 **   1143-45
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r, -, 1r, 1r and 3r multicolored, complete se-tenant sheet of 20 stamps and 5 labels, one stamp of 1r with tiny spot of scratched gum, minor usual gum flows, still post office fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH (two traces of hinge at the top margin), VF and rare, SC #1084-86
950.00 
 
721  1144-45
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 2r, -, 3r multicolored, complete se-tenant sheet of 20 stamps and 5 labels (no left margin), folded twice, nevertheless fresh, CTO with full OG (NH), VF and rare, SC #1085-86
1400.00 
 
722 **   1145-46
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 3r, 5r, 5r, 5r,, 5r, complete se- tenant sheet, of 25, slightly folded between 3rd and 4th vertical rows, perf separation in one place on bottom margin, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1086-87
190.00 
 
723 **   1183 var
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k dark red and greenish black, central design significantly shifted to the top, minor facial soiling, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1095 var
70.00 
 
724 **   1189-317, C82
1948 Year, complete set of 151 stamps, including Komsomol and several other issues of originals and reprints (1r of one Komsomol set with slight corner crease), fresh condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC.v. 111,780P
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400.00 
 
725  1205 var
1948, 30th Anniversary of the Red Army, 30k brown, horizontal bottom sheet margin pair, imperforated at the bottom, neat cancellation at the top, fresh, VF, SC #1150 Pa
70.00 
 
726 **   1217 var
1948, farm worker 20k brown, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1161 Pa
95.00 
 
727 **   1245 var
1948, 25th Anniversary of the Soviet Union, 60k dark green and red, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH (tiny spot of gum loss in the middle), VF, SC #1182 Pa
190.00 
 
728 **   1253A-54A var
1948, Sports issue, 15k gray blue and 20k slate blue, set of two values with raster square, re-issue of 1955, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1154-55(2)
95.00 
 
729 **   1255 var
1948, Soccer, 30k orange brown, raster vertical diamonds, re-issue of 1956, bottom left corner margin block of four, lower stamps have partial gum missing as always, otherwise full OG, NH, fine centering of this rare multiple, SC #1221 (3)
700.00