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Lots 963 - 976,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
963 **   201c var
1922, blue black litho surcharge 7500r on 250r violet, vertical gutter block of four printed on ordinary paper, folded between stamps, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, only a few blocks of this stamp survived, gutter block is possibly unique, N. Mandrovski certificate
964 **/*   202-06, var

New Design Definitive Issue

1922, 33 stamps in singles, pairs and blocks, including one proof of 5000r on cream paper, several plate varieties, arranged on Lindner hingeless pages, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, F/VF (website photo)
965  203 var
1922, 7500r light blue, printed on watermarked horizontal Diamonds paper, double impression, usual offset on reverse, full OG, VLH, VF
966 **   205, a
1922, 7500r blue, printed on creamy paper without watermark, vertical pair, bottom stamp with double impression, slight gum wrinkle on the error stamps, strong color and immaculate pair, full OG, NH, VF
1922, imperforated proof of unissued denomination (design of 7500r) of 50,000r in blue violet, printed on watermarked vertical Diamonds paper, narrow margin at right, still full OG, NH, fine and rare item
968 **/*   210, a, b, c

Black Diagonal Surcharge 100,000r

1922, 30 mint stamps, singles, pairs and blocks on ordinary, thin and chalk-surfaced paper, including one inverted surcharge, stamps with offset on reverse, some plate andsurcharge varieties, arranged on Lindner pages, fresh quality, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF (website photo)
969 **/*   209a, d
1922, inverted surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, two stamps printed on ordinary and thin paper, full OG, NH or LH, VF, the last one with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
970 **/*   211-15, C1 var

5th Anniversary of the October Revolution Issue

1922, 55 mint stamps and one cover, singles, pairs and multiples, including several thin paper varieties, two double printings, shift of background in pair, also air post stamps, arranged on Lindner pages with detailed description, nice quality unit, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF (website photo)
971 **   212a
1922, 10r brown and black, printed on thin (0.05mm) paper, complete pane of 25, control line at the bottom margin, full OG, NH, VF, block of 24 on ordinary paper is included for comparison, C.v. $5,000 as hinged singles
972 **/*   216-29, var

"Star" Surcharges

1922-23, 332 mint perforated and imperforated stamps, representing litho and typo surcharges, the lot contains altogether 15 inverted and 4 double surcharges, litho surcharge 20r on imperforated 15k (No.224 genuine, but it has redistributed original gum with clear L. Melnikov certificate), all neatly arranged and identified on Lindner pages, immaculate quality unit, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, F/VF (website photo)
973 **/*   216/29 a, b
1922-23, five inverted and three double litho surcharges, inverted included 5r/20k, 30r/50k two different basic stamps, 100r/15k and 200r/15k; double - 5r/20k, 100r/15k and imperforated 200r/15k, all with full OG, NH (2) or LH,VF, most with Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs, C.v. $710
974 **   218/25a, b
1922-23, four inverted and two double typo surcharges, inverted included perforated 20r/70k, 40r/15k, imperforated 20r/70k in horizontal gutter pair, double - 40r/15k and 200r/15k, full OG, NH, VF, a few with Soviet guarantee hs, C.v. $640
975 **/*   221b
1922-23, double litho surcharge 100r on 15k lilac brown and blue, block of four, top stamps with a part of second surcharge impression, full OG, NH (3) or hinged, VF
976 */U   AR1/25

Collection of Postal Revenue Stamps with Some Extras

1918, 58 mint and used stamps in singles and blocks, including 31 Saving, 18 Control and 9 General Revenue (with imperforated strip of 1r) Postal stamps, in addition 4postal history items, including money transfer from Fort No.2 to Tashkent, as well as 25 non-postal fiscal stamps of 1911-22, all arranged on Lindner pages, fresh quality overall, full OG or used, F/VF (website photo)