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Lots 776 - 814,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #82, June 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
776 **   4772 imp
1979, Children's Drawings, 2k multicolored, top left corner sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, Raritan Stamps guarantee
140.00 
 
777 **   4775 imp
1979, Children Drawings, 15k multicolored, bottom right corner sheet margin imperforated single, no gum as produced, NH, VF
190.00 
 
778 **   4795 imp
1979, Flag and Soviet Emblem, 4k multicolored, top right corner sheet margin imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and very rare
1900.00 
 
779 **   4928
1981, 20th Anniversary of the Yuri Gagarin Space Flight, souvenir sheet of 50k multicolored, numbered at the bottom with "000016", full OG, NH, VF
45.00 
 
780 **   4993
1981, 100th Anniversary of the Birth of Pablo Picasso, souvenir sheet of 50k multicolored, numbered at the bottom with "000017", full OG, NH, VF
45.00 
 
781  5016 imp
1982, Equestrian Sports, 4k multicolored, vertical imperforated pair, this imperforated variety exists cancelled to order only, full OG, NH, VF
375.00 
 
782 **   5103/340
1982-85, Foreign Paintings in the Hermitage, four souvenir sheets of 50k+50k multicolored, each one numbered at the bottom with "000012" (1982-83), "000015" and "090000", full OG, NH, VF
190.00 
 
783 **   5139 var
1983, Karl Marx, 4k multicolored, red inscription at the bottom strongly shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison
70.00 
 
784 **   5179 imp
1983, Kipu Lighthouse, 1k multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated block of four, printer's markings on margin, full OG, NH, VF
700.00 
 
785  5184 var
1983, Paintings by J. Khrutski, 4k multicolored, dark blue frame and yellow brown inscription are shifted to the left, top right corner sheet margin block of four, CTO with full OG, VF
170.00 
 
786 **   5213
1983, Environmental Protection, souvenir sheet of 50k multicolored, numbered at the bottom with "000019", full OG, NH, VF
45.00 
 
787 **   5216 imp
1984, 25th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution, 5k multicolored, imperforated single with ample to large (side) margins, full OG, NH, F/VF
70.00 
 
788 **   5691
1988, Flowers of Deciduous Forests, 35k multicolored, horizontal perforation is strongly misplaced, full OG, NH, VF
45.00 
 
789 **   5713 imp
1988, North Pole Expedition of Ice-Breaker "Siberia", 20k multicolored, top right corner sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF
375.00 
 
790 **   5802, 5806 imp
1989, Soviet Circus, 1k and 10k, two imperforated values in left sheet margin vertical pairs, full OG, NH, VF
95.00 
 
791 **   5815 imp
1989, Kosta Khetagurov, 5k dark brown, vertical imperforated pair, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
550.00 
 
792 **   5854/68 imp
1990, Capitals of the Soviet Republics, 5k multicolored, imperforated complete set of 13 (Riga and Yerevan were not issued imperforated), all with top or bottom margins, full OG, NH, VF
95.00 
 
793 **   5854/68 imp
1990, Capitals of the Soviet Republics, 5k multicolored, imperforated complete set of 13 in left sheet margin horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF
190.00 
 
794 **   5895 var
1990, Soccer World Cup in Italy, 5k multicolored, miniature sheet of eight, top inscription is broken, full OG, NH, VF
70.00 
 
795 **   5906-08 imp
1990, Duck Conservation, 5k-20k, imperforated complete set of three in top right corner sheet margin vertical pairs, all with control markings, trimmed bottom right corners of side margins, full OG, NH, VF
130.00 
 
796 **   5909-11 imp
1990, Poultry, 5k-15k, imperforated complete set of three in top right corner sheet margin vertical pairs, all with control markings, trimmed bottom right corners of side margins, full OG, NH, VF
130.00 
 
797 **   5954, 5958 imp
1991, Marine Live, Jellyfish and Dolphin, 4k and 20k, imperforated complete set in right sheet margin blocks of four, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF
950.00 
 
798 */U   382-400, 413/68

Soviet Union Collections and Collective Lots

The Second and Third Definitive Issues - Balance of the Vadim Ustinovsky Collection

1927-32, over 400 mint or used stamps and 21 postal history items, nice range of different plate varieties, cover from Aleksandrovsk on Sakhalin, imperforated set of the third issue, "Tulinovka", some scarce cancellations and more, minor flaws should be expected on used material and postal history items, fresh quality unit on original Ustinovsky's pages, F/VF
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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
475.00 
 
799 **   

Group of Better Items in Multiples

1937-41, Lenin of 1939, Dzerzhinsky, Saltykov-Schedrin, Chekhov, Zhukovski, Karelian Finnish Republic, the total is six sets in blocks of four (two slightly folded along perforation) and 10souvenir sheets - Pushkin (4), Architecture (4) and Aviation (2), nice quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, Standard C.v. 210,000P=US$3,230
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2, 3, 4, 5
475.00 
 
800  

Practically Complete Collection of the Post-World War II Issues

1941-80, about 4000 mint stamps and 104 souvenir sheets housed in two Scott Albums, starting with Lenin Museum, Be a Hero!, People's Militia issues, apparently complete for the period (missing altogether 10-15 not important stamps) with many extras, such as various imperforated stamps, Lenin s.s. of 1970 (type I) and many more, nice quality unit, full OG, mainly LH (souvenir sheets from 1962 are NH), VF, SC. v. 400,000P=US$6,150
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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
1400.00 
 
801 **   

Positional Pieces Practically Complete Collection of 1961-91

, about 3800 mint stamps and 190 souvenir sheets, all stamps with corner (absolute majority) or sheet margins, no exceptions, missing only Tokyo Olympics souvenir sheets, perfect quality collection in two stockbooks, full OG, NH (all stamps hinged on margins), VF and very unusual unit (not all scans are provided)
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20
375.00 
 
802    

First Day Covers and Special Cancellations - Collection

1961-91, 280 covers or postcards, bearing various commemorative or first day markings, including set on aluminum foil of 1961, Space sheets of 1962, Green Tokyo souvenir sheet, three covers with Lenin Exhibition (type I) and many others, in addition about 200 pieces bearing different postal markings from the period, nice and clean collection, mainly VF
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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
375.00 
 
803 **/U   

Collection Balance of Multiples

1933-51, 57 mint or used items, representing blocks of four or six, and two irregular blocks of 37 (Ethnographic 9k and 14k), mint included - 1st and 2nd Sports of 1949,Albania, Kirov Machine Works and Stratosphere Disaster of 1944 (toned and not counted in value), otherwise fresh quality unit, full OG or used, F/VF, Standard C.v. is about 100,000P
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
230.00 
 
804 **   1836/3816, var

Group of Errors

1956-71, seven errors in pairs or in blocks of four with common stamps, including "Broken Balcony", "Rudchev", "Falling-Down Leaves", "Four-Star Epaulet", "LSSR" and etc., neatly described on a stockpage, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
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85.00 
 
805  5723/34, 5984-87

Proofs and Essays of the 13th Definitive issue by the Artist Vladislav Koval

1988-91, 1k-1r, 12 imperforated artist's proofs, including two single dies (one is large of 7k), two (1r and 20k) and eight (1k x4, 35k x4) dies on two pieces, in addition enlarged format water-color essay of 7k in indigo, size 99x120mm, as well as issued stamps, stationery items and etc. with artist's signs and facsimile, all arranged on four exhibition style pages, VF and extremely rare unit
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2, 3, 4
700.00 
 
806 **   6736 var
2002, Mansion Marfino (Moscow Oblast), 3r multicolored, self-adhesive stamp with die cutting strongly shifted to the top, block of four, backing paper intact, VF
95.00 
 
807 **   6975 imp
2006, Luzhniki Olympic Stadium, 6r multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
45.00 
 
808 **   6984 imp
2006, Round-the-World Tour of the Bark "Kruzenshtern", 4r multicolored, bottom left corner sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF,
70.00 
 
809 **   6985 imp
2006, 75th Anniversary of Arctic Coal, 4r multicolored with silver background, imperforated miniature sheet of nine, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, only a handful were produced for presentation purposes, regularly issued in sheets of 30 (6x5)
1100.00 
 
810 **   7004 imp
2006, 15th Anniversary of the Mobile Telephone Communications, 7r multicolored, left sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF
95.00 
 
811 **   7030 imp
2007, 125th Anniversary of Telephone, 5r multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
45.00 
 
812 **   7033 imp
2007, Cosmodrome Plesetsk, 12r multicolored, imperforated souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, VF
95.00 
 
813 **   7039, 7041, 7184, 7247 var
2007-10, Altai Kray 7r, omitted magenta, Rostov Oblast (7r), omitted black, Traffic Safety 9r, omitted magenta, Space Flight of Belka and Strelka 10r, significant black color shift to the right, four varieties with full OG, NH, VF
190.00 
 
814 **   7045 var
2007, Flowers, Joint issue with North Korea, 6r multicolored, souvenir sheet of four values, text in violet is omitted at the top, full OG, NH, VF and rare
950.00