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Lots 665 - 672,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #78, May 31, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Net Price
665 **   2533 var
1961, Rocket and Stars, 1r red and black, printed on aluminum foil, double embossing (one inverted) variety, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, a common stamp is included, SC #2542 footnote
666 **   2578 var
1962, Anniversary of the first Soviet Space Flight, 10k multicolored with label in light blue, vertical pair with perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 11 1/4x11 1/2, full OG, NH, VF and scarce undervalued stamp, especially in pair, Scott #2585A
667 **   2676 var
1962, 30th Soviet Chess Championships, 4k orange yellow and black, horizontal pair with perforation L12 1/2 instead of comb 12 1/2, full OG, NH, VF and very rare in pair, SC #2693A, 640,000 rub
668    2926 fn
1964, Tokyo Olympic Games, 1r green, red and gold, numbered souvenir sheet tied on FDC, green color shift appears as ghost double impression, fresh VF, SC Block 36 var
669  2930A
1964, Conquest of Space, 10k multicolored, souvenir sheet of six, blue color significantly shifted to the top, full OG, LH on right margin, VF, a common sheet is included, SC Block 38 var
670 **   2963-67 fn
1964, Mushrooms, 2k-12k, complete set of five printed on glossy paper, sheets of 25 with labels at sides, fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, SC #3036A-40A
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671 **/*   B44 var

Semi - Postal issues

1924, Leningrad Flood issue, strongly shifted to the top black surcharge 7k+20k on 200r brown, top sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH or LH, F/VF and very scarce, SC #64 var
672  B48/53
1926-27, Child Welfare, two sets of two values (20k blue on watermarked paper), each stamp with part of perfin "Obrazets", full OG, LH, VF, SC #153/60