Lots 1128 - 1167 of Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021.

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Lots 1128 - 1167,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc

 
SOVIET UNION POSTAGE STAMPS 1933-1940
 
Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
1128  487-88 1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, red surcharges 30k on 15k brown black and 70k on 35k ultra, complete set of two, nicely centered, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $325
sold
1129  491 1933, Ethnographic issue, Crimean Tatars, perforated (L11 1/2) trial color proof of 3k in brown, phototype printing on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, large part of OG, VF and rare, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky, Raritan Stamps opinion
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1150.00
1130  494 1933, Ethnographic issue, Buryats, perforated (L11 1/2) trial color proof of 6k in brown lilac, phototype printing on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, repaired bottom right corner, still a collectible quality item, large part of OG, VF and rare, a common stamp is included, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky, Raritan Stamps opinion
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sold
1131  501 1933, Ethnographic issue, Tajiks, perforated (L11 1/2) trial color proof of 15k in brown, phototype printing on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, size 47x22mm instead of 48.5x22.5mm for issued stamp, apart of "T" red overprint "Proekt", two translucent tips of perforation, fresh quality single removed from a presentation card and later gummed, F/VF and scarce, a common stamp is included, Raritan Stamps opinion
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860.00
1132  502 1933, Ethnographic issue, Armenians, perforated (11 1/2) proof of 15k in indigo, size 50x23.5mm instead of 48x22.5mm for issued stamp, raster (square) printing instead of phototype on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF and very rare, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky
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1380.00
1133  505 1933, Ethnographic issue, Uzbeks, perforated (11 1/2) proof of 15k in dark brown, size 50x23.5mm instead of 48x22.5mm for issued stamp, raster (square) printing instead of phototype on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, small thin from hinge removal, large part of OG, F/VF appearance of this rare proof, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky
sold
1134  490/508 1933, Ethnographic issue, 2k-30k, set of 15 values, each stamp with a part of perfin "Obrazets", a few have perforation trimmed by scissors at one side, fresh quality unit, full OG, previously hinged, VF and very rare assemblage, each one is guaranteed genuine, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky
sold
1135  514-16 1933, Revolutionary Heroes, 1k-5k, complete set of three, each stamp with a part of perfin "Obrazets", stamp of 5k has perforation trimmed by scissors at the top and bottom, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF and very rare set from the Postal Archives, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky
sold
1136  518 1933, Order of the Red Banner, 20k multicolored, a part of perfin "Obrazets" at the bottom, perforation trimmed by scissors on the left, full OG, NH, VF, authenticity guaranteed, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky
sold
1137  519-23 1933, Baku Commissars, 4k-40k, complete set of five, fresh condition, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $188
sold
1138  519-23 1933, Baku Commissars, 4k-40k, complete set of five, each stamp with partial perfin "Obrazets", mainly full original gum (40k - without gum), 35k is NH, 4k-20k - LH, VF and very rare in complete set, all guaranteed genuine, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky
sold
1139  520 var 1933, Baku Commissars, 5k gray black, left sheet margin horizontal strip of three, imperforated on the left and between stamps, Rostov (Yaroslavl' Gub.) cancellation, fresh, VF, one of the most rare perforation error from1930's, which is known only used
sold
1140  520 var 1933, Baku Commissars, 5k gray black, two CTO singles - one with shifted perforation to the top (larger then normal for 11mm), the other one has bottom perforation shifted to the design, full original uneven gum, VF, a common stamp is scanned for comparison (not included in the lot)
sold
1141 **   522 var 1933, Baku Commissars, 35k ultra, top sheet margin single imperforated at top, minor abrasion at right, full original gum with tiny trace of black ink, NH, mainly VF and very rare perf error on the "key" value
sold
1142 ** block  527 1934, Lenin Mausoleum, 20k green, left sheet margin unfolded block of four, full OG, NH, VF
50.00
1143  529a 1934, Ivan Fedorov, 20k carmine rose, four-side margins imperforated single, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $675
sold
1144 **/*   531-32 1934, Revolutionary Heroes, Sverdlov 10k ultra and Nogin 15k red, complete set of two, full OG, NH (10k) or hinged, F/VF, C.v. $255
sold
1145  536-39 1934, Dmitry I. Mendeleyev, 5k-20k, complete set of four, nicely centered, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $284
sold
1146  540-45 1934, First Decade without Lenin, 1k-30k, complete set of six, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $350
sold
1147  cover  470, 530, 531, 542 1935, five commemorative stamps, including M. Gorky, I. Fedorov, Y. Sverdlov in pair and V. Lenin of 1934 used on advertising (pig breeding) envelope from Baku to Tiflis, addressed to Joseph Kaukhchishvili (philatelic official in Caucasus), all appropriate markings and Tiflis machine arrival on reverse, mostly VF
sold
1148  546-50 1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, 5k-35k, complete set of five, bold colors and nice centering, full OG, mainly LH, VF, C.v. $547
sold
1149  551-54 1935, Moscow Subway, 5k-20k, complete set of four, perfect centering, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $407
sold
1150 **   559-68 1935, Moscow Spartakiad, 1k-40k, complete set of ten, in addition stamp of 5k reddish purple instead of purple and with clear and firm background, full OG, NH (common 5k is VLH), VF, C.v. $957
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sold
1151 **   590-95 1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k-1r, complete set of six, perforation L12 1/2, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $255
sold
1152 ** block  593, var 1937, Alexander Pushkin, 50k blue, perforation L12 1/2, block of six (3x2), middle stamp at the top row with a dot between "5" and "0" in the value tablet, full OG, NH, VF
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80.00
1153 **   597-604 1937, Congress of Soviet Architects, 3k-50k, complete set of eight, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $232
sold
1154 ** block  597-604 1937, Congress of Soviet Architects, 3k-50k, complete set of eight in unfolded blocks of four, most with sheet margins, 10k and 15k with occasional gum spots mentioned for accuracy only, full OG, NH, mostly VF
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sold
1155  cover  599/604 1937 (June 20), Congress of Soviet Architects, 10k, 15k, 30k and 50k, four "key" values of the set used on illustrated (Alexander Pushkin Exhibition) registered cover from the Congress, tied by special date stamp, Moscow arrival markings, VF
sold
1156 ** block  615 1937, definitive issue, farm worked 4k claret, printed on paper without watermark, unfolded block of four, minor usual offset on reverse, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500++
sold
1157 **/*   618b 1939, definitive issue, factory worker 30k claret, horizontal imperforated pair, balanced margins, full OG, NH or very light trace of hinge on left stamp, VF, C.v. $1,550
sold
1158 **   619b 1936, definitive issue, Lenin 40k indigo, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,200++
sold
1159 ** block  635a 1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and carmine, imperforated block of four, perfect flawless condition, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, only a few blocks survived, Raritan Stamps guarantee, C.v. $7,800 as singles
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sold
1160  640 var 1938, Second Trans-Polar Flight, 10k claret, right frame is missing variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF
sold
1161 **   666-77 1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, 5k-1r, complete set of 12, nicely centered and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $402
sold
1162 **   706-12 1939, Views of New Moscow, 10k-1r, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $255
sold
1163 **/* block  735 var 1947, definitive issue, soldier 15k gray green, offset printing, top right corner sheet margin block of four on thick over 0.1mm paper, full OG, NH or LH (top left stamp), VF and scarce multiple
575.00
1164 **   735 var 1947, definitive issue, soldier 15k gray green, offset printing, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, left sheet margin example imperforated at left, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1165 ** block  736 var 1947, definitive issue, aviator 30k gray blue, offset printing, left sheet margin horizontal strip of three, dramatically misperforated, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1166 **   778 var 1940, Vladimir Mayakovsky, 60k dark gray blue, perforation L12 1/2, raster vertical diamonds, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1167 **   778a 1940, Vladimir Mayakovsky, 60k dark gray blue, comb perforation 12 1/2x12, raster horizontal diamonds, a beautiful stamp in every respect, full OG, NH, VF
sold

Lots 1128 - 1167,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc