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Lots 952 - 962,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #80, December 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
952 **   4683, var
1978, Sea Elephant, 10k multicolored, complete sheet of 25, stamps of the fourth vertical row have no clouds, in addition stamp on position 14 with thawed iceberg variety, full OG, NH, VF
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953 **   4915 imp
1981, Abkhazian Autonomous Soviet Republic, 4k multicolored, left sheet margin imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF
954 **   5115 imp
1983, Feodor Tolstoy, 4k multicolored, top sheet margin imperforated single, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
955 **   5118 imp
1983, Glider "A-9", 2k multicolored, bottom sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, flawless quality item, full OG, NH, VF
956  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
957 **   5197 imp
1983, Demonstration against Nuclear Weapons, 5k multicolored, enlarged margins imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF
958 **   5594 var
1987, 70th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 5k multicolored, bottom left corner margin single with gold color dramatically shifted to the left, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is included
959 **   5627a-31a
1987, Calgary Winter Olympic Games, 5k-30k, complete set of five in miniature sheets of eight, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $590
960 **   5815 imp
1989, Kosta Khetagurov, 5k dark brown, left sheet margin imperforated single, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
961 **   6008a imp
1991, Cultural Heritage, 10k-30k, three-side margin horizontal imperforated se-tenant strip of five (top part of a sheet), perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, a modern rarity

Nice Collection on Stockpages

1923-57, 740 mainly mint stamps and 9 souvenir sheets, most of the value presented in pre-World War II material, including nice range of the first definitive issue, valuable sets from the 1930's, such as Ethnographic, Mendeleyev, Iranian Arts issues and etc., some flaws should be expected, a few dozen stamps are expertly regummed, nevertheless fresh, generally full OG, some NH, vast majority is LH, F/VF, SC. v. 560,000P
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