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Lots 696 - 875,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #80, December 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
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696    282a
1925, two of GOSLABORSNABZHENIE (State Laboratory Supplies Co.) labels, each one bearing soldier 7k brown with perforation 12 1/2, used together with 5k violet on reverse of registered pre-printed cover from Moscowto Sebezh (Pskov Gub.), all appropriate markings and arrival ds, cover is slightly reduced at right, still F/VF and scarce
 
Closed  
697    286
1926, Moscow Fur Syndicate label with worker 14k slate blue, perforation 14 1/2x15, used on reverse of cover from Leningrad to London, no arrival marking as always on regular correspondence to England, cover is opened for display, several folds did not affect the label, still fine
 
Closed  
698    288
1925, SOVTORGFLOT (Soviet Commercial Fleet) label with worker 20k green, perforation 14 1/2x15, used on reverse of cover from Leningrad to Paris, no arrival marking as often on regular correspondence to France, VF
 
Closed  
699    419
1929, Leningrad (Petrograd) Tobacco Factories label with worker 10k olive green is affixed over, used together with eight other values on reverse of Special Delivery cover from Vladikavkaz to Moscow, postmarked on arrival, opened roughly, still fine and scarce late usage
 
Closed  
700  294
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, imperforated plate proof of 7k in deep blue, printed on thick paper with security text on reverse, nice single without usual creases, no gum as issued, NH, VF
 
Closed  
701    294-97
1925, Lenin Mausoleum, 7k-40k, imperforated complete set of four used on local registered cover in Moscow, 1st All-Union Philatelic Exhibition "25.1.25" special cancellation, postmarked on arrival, light fold away from the stamps, F/VF
 
Closed  
702  302-03, imp, 342-44
1925-26, Vladimir Lenin, 5r and 10r, perforated (13 1/2) and imperforated complete sets of two, and 1r-3r, complete set of three, watermark Borders and Rosettes, full OG, LH, mostly VF
 
Closed  
703  311 var
1925, definitive issue, worker 8k olive brown, litho printing, "small head" variety, intact perforation, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF and rare
 
Closed  
704 **   304-15, 317-25 imp
1926, definitive issue, 1k-5r, imperforated complete set of 20, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, many with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
705 **/*   304/17 var
1926, definitive issue, worker 1k, 5k, 8k and 20k, re-issue with slightly changed design and shade of color, these changes were applied for producing imperforated set, full OG, NH (8k) or LH/hinged, mostly VF and scarce in "complete" set
 
Closed  
706 **   309 var
1928, definitive issue, peasant 6k blue, horizontal position of watermark Borders and Rosettes, vertical gutter block of eight (2x4), sheet margins at top and bottom right, originated from a sheet of 80 (20x4), full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare item
 
Closed  
707 **   312 var
1928, definitive issue, peasant 9k red, horizontal position of watermark Borders and Rosettes, block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
 
Closed  
708 **   318 var
1928, definitive issue, peasant 30k violet, bottom sheet margin single with horizontal position of watermark Borders and Rosettes, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
709  328-29
1925, Aleksandr Popov, 7k blue and 14k green, complete set of two, each stamp with vertically placed perfin "Obrazets", the last one with slight gum crease, full OG, LH, VF appearance
 
Closed  
710  340 var
1925, Revolution of 1905, 7k brown, perforated single with broken plate variety (damaged text at the top left and raster background), slight gum creases, full OG, hinged, fine and scarce, ex-V. Ustinovsky
Click here to see enlarged fragment
 
Closed  
711  347-48
1926, Esperanto Congress, 7k green and carmine, 14k green and violet, complete set of two, each stamp with part of perfin "Obrazets" placed horizontally, fresh quality, unused, no gum, VF appearance
 
Closed  
712 **   349, a, 350
1927, black surcharge 8k on definitive stamps of soldier 7k brown, complete set of three, stamp with perforation 12 1/2 on paper without watermark in horizontal gutter pair, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
713 **   349, a, 350, 353-58
1927, black or red surcharge 8k on soldier 7k brown and commemorative stamps, complete set of nine, five of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
714 **   353, a
1927, red surcharge 8k on Aleksandr Popov of 7k blue, left sheet margin pair, right stamp has inverted "8" variety of surcharge, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet guarantee hs, slightly visible from the front
 
Closed  
715  364 var
1927, black surcharge (type I) 8k on Postage Due stamp of 10k dark blue, perforation 12 1/2, litho printing, full OG, LH and fine stamp
 
Closed  
716 **   368 var
1927, black surcharge (type II) 8k on Postage Due stamp of 3k light blue, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
717  369
1927, black surcharge (type I) 8k on Postage Due stamp of 7k yellow, printed on watermarked paper, a part of perfin "Obrazets", perforation separated by scissors, minor marginal soiling at right, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, ex- V. Ustinovsky
 
Closed  
718 **   374c
1927, Creator of Esperanto Dr. Zamenhof, 14k bright green and brown, right sheet margin imperforated single, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, tiny guarantee mark on reverse
 
Closed  
719 **   374c
1927, Creator of Esperanto Dr. Zamenhof, 14k bright green and brown, balanced margins imperforated single, tiny pinhole at the top margin, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Z. Mikulski
 
Closed  
720  375/81
1927, 10th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 3k-28k, set of five values, all with part of perfin "Obrazets" placed horizontally, each stamp has one or more sides of perforation trimmed by scissors, full OG, LH, mostly VF
 
Closed  
721 **   382-400
1927-28, definitive issue, 1k-80k, complete set of 15, seven of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, mostly VF
 
Closed  
722 **   406-08, 480-82
1929-32, Vladimir Lenin and Karl Marx, two complete sets of three, first one on paper with watermark Lozenges, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
Closed  
723  411-12
1929, Pioneers' Assembly, 10k olive brown and 14k gray blue, complete set of two, each stamp of a part of perfin "Obrazets", nice and fresh, full OG, LH, VF
 
Closed  
724  411 var, b
1929, Pioneer's Assembly, 10k olive brown, two stamps with perforation 10 or 12 1/2x12x10 1/2x12 respectively, full OG, LH, F/VF
 
Closed  
725 **   420, a, var
1929, definitive issue, Vladimir Lenin 14k indigo, three values, perforation 12x12 1/2, 10 1/2 and 10 respectively, the last one is very scarce, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
726  435
1930, Educational Exhibition, 10k olive green, a part of perfin "Obrazets" at the top, full OG, LH, VF
 
Closed  
727 **/*   456-67
1931-32, definitive issue, 1k-1r, imperforated complete set of nine, balanced margins all around, full OG, NH (4k and 1r) or LH/hinged, VF
 
Closed  
728 **   470-71, 470a
1932-33, Maxim Gorki, 15k brown and 35k ultra, complete set of two and imperforated single of 15k, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
729  471 var
1933, Maxim Gorki, 35k ultra, bulge at the bottom of "1" at "1892", full OG, previously hinged, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
 
Closed  
730 **   472-78, var
1932-33, 15th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 3k- 35k, complete set of seven, stamp of 10k with perforation L12 1/2, full OG (slightly disturbed on 30k), NH, mostly VF
 
Closed  
731  487-88
1933, Leningrad Philatelic Exhibition, red surcharges 30k on 15k and 70k on 35k, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $325
 
Closed  
732  490/508
1933, Ethnographic issue, 2k-30k, set of 14 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
 
Closed  
733 **   500
1933, Ethnographic issue, Russians, 15k orange, triple black handstamp on reverse reads: "Franklin D. Roosevelt. April, 1946. HR Harmer" confirming that the stamp was offered in action after the President Roosevelt death, full OG with minor usual waves, NH, VF
 
Closed  
734 **   514-16, 515 var
1933, Revolutionary Heroes, 1k-5k, complete set of three, in addition bottom sheet margin single of 3k with vertical position of watermark, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
735  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
 
Closed  
736  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
 
Closed  
737 **   519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, 4k-35k, complete set of five, full original slightly uneven gum as always exists, NH, VF, C.v. $440
 
Closed  
738  519-23
1933, Baku Commissars, 4k-40k, complete set of five, each stamp with a part of perfin "Obrazets" placed horizontally, full original uneven gum, NH (35k) or LH/hinged (40k with a spot of gum flow), VF and rare in complete set
 
Closed  
739  523
1933, Baku Commissars, trial color perforated proof of 40k in purple, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, fresh condition, gummed, VF
 
Closed  
740 **   524-28, 529-30
1934, Lenin Mausoleum and Ivan Fedorov, tow complete sets of five and two respectively, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $510
 
Closed  
741  531-32
1934, Sverdlov and Nogin, 10k ultra and 15k red, complete set of two, full OG, LH, F/VF, C.v. $227
 
Closed  
742  540-45
1934, First Decade without Lenin, 1k-30k, complete set of six, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $351
 
Closed  
743  545
1934, First Decade without Lenin, trial color proof of 30k in red carmine (issued color), perforation 11, separated by scissors, fresh, no gum, VF and scarce
 
Closed  
744  546-50
1935, Anti-War Propaganda issue, 5k-35k, complete set of five, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $547
 
Closed  
745 **   551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, 5k-20k, complete set of four, nicely centered, full OG (5k slightly yellowish gum), NH, VF, C.v. $815
 
Closed  
746  551-54
1935, Moscow Subway, 5k-20k, complete set of four, each stamp with a part of perfin "Obrazets", stamp of 5k has trimmed perforation at right by scissors, fresh condition, full OG, LH or hinged, VF and very scarce in complete set
 
Closed  
747  553
1935, Moscow Subway, imperforated trial color proof of 15k in green, jumbo margins single, perfect quality, full OG, LH, VF and scarce
 
Closed  
748 **   555-58
1935, Friedrich Engels, 5k-20k, complete set of four, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $230
 
Closed  
749 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, 1k-40k, complete set of ten, very well level of preservation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $925
 
Closed  
750 **   559-68
1935, Moscow Spartacist Games, 1k-40k, complete set in blocks of four, 2k slightly folded once along horizontal perforation, flawless quality otherwise, full OG, NH, VF and scarce set of multiples
 
Closed  
751  564 var
1935, Spartacist Games, Bicycling 10k carmine and violet, wavy line in front of "CCCP" variety, full OG, VLH, VF
 
Closed  
752 **   566 var
1935, Spartacist Games, Skating 20k black brown and ultra, joined "Pochta" and "CCCP" variety, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
 
Closed  
753  586
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, perforated (13 3/4) trial color proof of 5k in dark blue, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
 
Closed  
754  587
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, perforated (13 3/4) trial color proof of 10k in dark violet, printed on watermarked Borders and Rosettes paper, full OG, NH, VF and rare
 
Closed  
755 **/*   588a var
1936, Pioneers Helping Post, three stamps of 15k in brown olive, olive brown (common) and red brown, all with perforation 11, full OG, NH (2) or VLH (red brown), VF
 
Closed  
756 **   590-95, 590A-94A
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k-1r and 10k-80k, two complete sets of six and five respectively, first one with perforation L12 1/2, the other one printed on ordinary paper with comb perforation 12x12 1/2, full OG, NH, mostly VF
 
Closed  
757 **   590B-95B
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k-1r, complete set of six, perforation L14x12 1/2, the high value with bottom right corner margin, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
758 **   590D-91D
1937, Alexander Pushkin, 10k yellow brown and 20k bluish green, both with perforation L14, full OG, NH, F/VF
 
Closed  
759 **   596, 603a, var
1937, Alexander Pushkin and Architectural Projects, souvenir sheets, three of each, representing all existing types (without dot, extra dot, text shifts), full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see Part 2
 
Closed  
760 **   597-604
1937, Architectural Projects, 3k-50k, complete set of eight, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $450
 
Closed  
761 **   598b
1937, Architectural Projects, 5k brownish red, vertical imperforated pair, short margin at the bottom, nice quality otherwise, full OG, NH, fine, C.v. $1,000
 
Closed  
762 **   600b
1937, Architectural Projects, 15k black, balanced ample margins imperforated single, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
763 **   606-09
1937, Feliks Dzerzhinsky, 10k-80k, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
764    606-09
1937, Feliks Dzerzhinsky, 10k-80k, complete set of four, used on registered pre-printed cover from Moscow to Berlin, German customs label and all appropriate markings, address is partly erased, still VF
 
Closed  
765 **   610/705
1938 Year, 14 complete issues, including North Pole and Trans-Atlantic Flights, Coat of Arms, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, Balloons and Planes, Sports and etc., the total 88 stamps, fresh quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC.v.151,000P
Click here to see Part 2, Click here to see Part 3
 
Closed  
766  610 var
1938, Shota Rustaveli, 20k deep green, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, neat top right corner cancellation, VF
 
Closed  
767 **   613A/19A
1937, definitive issue, 1k-50k, complete set of seven printed on paper without watermark, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, mostly VF
 
Closed  
768 **   615
1937, definitive issue, farm worker 4k claret, block of four printed on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $500++
 
Closed  
769  615a
1937, definitive issue, farm worker 4k claret, bottom sheet margin imperforated single, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $950
 
Closed  
770 **   615A
1937, definitive issue, soldier 5k orange brown, full OG, NH and fine, C.v. $125
 
Closed  
771 **   616 var
1936, definitive issue, factory worker 10k dark blue, horizontal pair printed on paper without watermark, each stamp with full offset of the design on gum side, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
772 **   616b
1936, definitive issue, factory worker 10k blue, vertical imperforated pair, enlarged margins all around, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
 
Closed  
773 **   616Ab
1937, definitive issue, worker 10k olive green, nice margins imperforated single, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $2,850
 
Closed  
774 **   617 var
1936, definitive issue, farm worker 20k deep green, color variety, block of four with pre-printing paper fold on right stamps, resulting in frame on the left is completely broken, block has 10mm separation at the bottom, full OG,NH, VF, a common block of 20k green is enclosed
Click here to see enlarged fragment,
Click here to see the backside
 
Closed  
775 **   625/46
1938, North Pole Flight, both Trans-Atlantic Flights and Papanin's Expedition, four complete issues, the total is 15 stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $323
 
Closed  
776    625-28
1938, 1st Trans-Polar Flight, 10k-80k, complete set of four used on illustrated registered cover from Moscow to Philadelphia, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
 
Closed  
777 **/*   627a-28a
1938, North Pole Flight, 40k green and carmine, 80k carmine, set of two in horizontal imperforated pairs, enlarged margins, full OG, trace of hinge or NH (80k), VF, first one with Sanabria guarantee hs on reverse
 
Closed  
778  629, 634 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 10k and 80k, two stamps printed on ordinary paper, full OG, LH, VF, ex-V. Ustinovsky
 
Closed  
779  633 var
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 50k black and red, right sheet margin example, imperforated on the right, CTO with full OG, VF
 
Closed  
780 **   635
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Red Army, 1r black and red, printed on thick paper, block of 40 (2x10+2x10) with vertical gutter in the middle, folded once between gutter and stamps at right, nice and fresh item, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
781 **   636, var
1938, First Trans-Polar Flight, 10k black and red, bottom sheet margin block of four with watermark "1" on the edge, slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
782 **   640-42, 642 var
1938, Second Trans-Polar Flight, 10k-50k, complete set of three, in addition stamp of 50k in large size 26.1x44mm, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
783  642 var
1938, Second Trans-Polar Flight, 50k violet, blurry portrait of Mikhail Gromov due to defect of printing plate, CTO with full OG (LH), VF and an unusual item
 
Closed  
784 **   666-77
1938, Views of Crimea and Caucasus, 5k-1r, complete set of 12, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
 
Closed  
785  675 var
1938, View of Crimea, 50k black, large halo over the Black Sea variety, because of printing plate defect, full OG, previously hinged, VF, a common stamp is included
Click here to see enlarged fragment
 
Closed  
786 **   713/62, C76-76D
1939 Year, 12 complete issues, including soldier 15k with perforation 12 1/2 in horizontal pair, Lenin, Shevchenko, Lermontov, Agriculture Exhibition and more, the total is 59 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC. v. 88,000P
Click here to see Part 2
 
Closed  
787 **   734-38 var
1939, definitive issue, 5k-60k, complete set of five, perforation L12 1/2, including two stamps of 60k with raster vertical or horizontal diamonds, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
788 **   735 var
1947, definitive issue, soldier 15k gray green, offset printing, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
789 **   736 var
1947, definitive issue, aviator 30k gray blue, offset printing, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, left sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
790 **   763-816A
1940 Year, complete set of 67 stamps, representing ten complete issues with some extras, full OG, NH, VF, SC.v. 64,500P
Click here to see Part 2
 
Closed  
791 **   788a
1940, Throwing the Grenade, 1r grayish green, comb perforation 12x12 1/2, perfect quality stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $700
 
Closed  
792 **   817/59
1941-42 Years, 12 complete issues, including Industrialization, Red Army and Navy, Lenin Museum, Vassily Surikov, "Be a Hero!", People's Militia, Alisher Navoi and etc., the total is 46 stamps, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC.v. 101,000P
Click here to see Part 2
 
Closed  
793 **   824, 827
1941, Red Army and Navy, 5k violet and 20k red, two stamps with comb perforation in blocks of eight (4x2) with vertical gutter in the middle, one stamp of 20k has negligible natural inclusion, fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
794 **   831A
1943, Marshal Star, 3r blue green, complete sheet of 100 (10x10), folded once along horizontal perforation, minor separation mostly on margin, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000++
 
Closed  
795 **   840 var
1941, Nikolai Zhukovski, 50k brown violet, printed on horizontally laid paper, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce unrecorded variety
 
Closed  
796 **   856
1941, "Be a Hero!", 30k carmine, unfolded block of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
797 **   859
1941, People's Militia, 30k blue, unfolded block of four, nice and fresh item, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
798 **   867/1020, C77-81
1942-45 Years, 219 stamps and two souvenir sheets, representing 61 complete issues, fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC.v. $85,000P
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
 
Closed  
799 **   909-10
1943, Ivan Turgenev, 30k blue green and 60k violet, complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, post office fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
800 **   921-58, C77-81
1944 Year, 14 complete sets in blocks of four, the total of 47 blocks (less Repin, imperforated set for completion), many with sheet margins, nice and mainly unfolded, full OG, NH, VF
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
 
Closed  
801  918 var
1944, 25th Anniversary of the Youth Communist League, trial printing of 30k brown and dark red with added gold color, CTO with OG, VF
 
Closed  
802  921 var
1944, Day of the United Nations, trial printing of 60k multicolored with added gold color, full OG, LH, VF and scarce
 
Closed  
803  931 var
1944, 20th Anniversary of the death of Lenin, 30k orange and carmine, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, CTO with full OG, VF
 
Closed  
804 **   933 var
1944, 20th Anniversary of the death of Lenin, 45k gray black, right sheet margin example, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
805 **   959, var
1944, Liberation of Leningrad, 30k slate gray, three souvenir sheets of four, all different types of the top inscription, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
806 **   959 var
1944, Liberation of Leningrad, 30k greenish black, souvenir sheet of four, text at the top and bottom with double impression, which in addition significantly shifted to the top, minimal usual gum waves, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, P. Buchsbayew certificate, SC Block 4 var
Click here to see enlarged fragment, Click here to see the certificate
 
Closed  
807 **   960/1020
1945 Year, complete set of 22 issues in blocks of four, the total of 72 mainly unfolded blocks, many with sheet margins, fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
 
Closed  
808 **   970 var
1945, Victory at Stalingrad, 3r brown and red, souvenir sheet of four, red color is significantly shifted to the right, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
809  986A var
1945, Motherhood Medal, 1r black brown on green, network is significantly shifted to the left, full OG, hinged, VF
 
Closed  
810 **   998 var
1945, Soviet Fighter "LA 7", 1r vermilion, a single from damaged printing plate with completely blurry text at the top and bottom, full OG, NH, VF and rare error
 
Closed  
811 **   992A-I, 1021/100
1946 Year, complete set of 21 issues in blocks of four, including Military Airplanes of "kop" denominations, the total of 80 blocks, many with sheet margins, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
 
Closed  
812 **   992A var
1946, Soviet Fighter "Yakovlev 3", 5k violet, left sheet margin vertical pair with pre-printing stripe of foreign paper adhesion on reverse for original paper reinforcement, causing vertical band on the face, full OG,NH, VF and extremely rare, SC #938 var
Click here to see enlarged fragment
 
Closed  
813 **   1021/182
1946-47 Years, 210 stamps and three souvenir sheets, representing 50 complete issues, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC.v. 90,000P
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5
 
Closed  
814  1022 var
1945, Victory Medal, 30k brown, a single from damaged printing plate with completely blurry text and picture, CTO with full OG, VF and rare error
 
Closed  
815  1066 var
1946, Moscow Kremlin, 1r red brown, top sheet margin single, printed on pasted up paper (upper part is on double paper), CTO with full OG, VF and rare
 
Closed  
816  1085 var
1946, Reconstruction of Dnieper Dam, 30k black brown, raster horizontal diamonds, top sheet margin block of four, very light CTO with full OG, VF
 
Closed  
817 **   1087/188A
1947 Year, 22 issues in blocks of four, the total is 116 blocks, Jubilee of Moscow 1r in four singles (one is LH), missing block of 2r of that set and perforated block of 15k from Reconstruction issue, others are in nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6
 
Closed  
818    1104-20
1947, Arms of the Soviet Republics, complete set of 17 used on individual covers, sent from Capitals of the Republics on November 7, 1947 (Day of 30th Anniversary of October Revolution), each one with appropriate arrival Moscow ds, mostly VF and nice exhibition unit
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
 
Closed  
819  1120 var
1947, Arms of the Soviet Union, 1r multicolored, jointed first two "C" in "CCCP" at the bottom right, full OG, LH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
 
Closed  
820 **   1125 var
1947, Moscow Council Building, 30k multicolored, imperforated single with omitted blue color variety, full OG is slightly uneven, NH, VF
 
Closed  
821  1143 var
1947, Jubilee of Moscow, 1r multicolored, a single with blank label at the top, imperforated between label and stamp, full OG, LH on the label, VF
 
Closed  
822  1153 var
1947, Moscow Subway, 30k black brown, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, neat corner cancel, VF and rare, this variety known only in used condition
 
Closed  
823  1158 var
1947, Moscow Subway, 60k yellow green, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, hinged on margin away from the stamp, VF
 
Closed  
824 **   1166 imp
1947, "New Afon" Sanatorium, 30k red brown, left sheet margin imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF, J. Stolow guarantee on reverse
 
Closed  
825  1180
1947, Makeyevka Metallurgical Works, two imperforated proofs of 1r in purple and black brown, four-side margins, very fresh, no gum (removed from a presentation card), VF and rare
 
Closed  
826 **   1183 var
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k dark carmine and black instead of dark green, color variety, perforated single, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
827 **   1183A var
1947, 30th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 30k dark carmine and black instead of dark green, color variety, imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF, a common perforated stamp is included
 
Closed  
828 **   1189/317, C82
1948 Year, 83 stamps, representing 27 complete issues, including Shishkin, Transports, Artillery Day, Youth Communists and etc., full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC.v. 78,000P
Click here to see Part 2
 
Closed  
829 **   1189/317, C82
1948 Year, 38 complete sets in blocks of four, the total is 114 blocks, many with sheet margins, nice and generally unfolded, full OG, NH, VF, SC.v. 228,000P
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
 
Closed  
830 **   1201 var
1948, Vassily Surikov, 30k red brown, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH (VLH on margin far away from the stamp), VF
 
Closed  
831 **   1227-29 imp
1948, Aleksandr Ostrovski, 30k-1r, complete set of three in horizontal sheet margin pairs, one stamp of 30k and 60k has a minute toning spots, nice and eye-catching item, full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see the backside
 
Closed  
832    1246-47, 1254-57, 1392-93, a
1948-49, Aviation Day, Sports and 75th Anniversary of the UPU, three registered covers bearing sets of two, four or six (one perforated and two imperforated sets), two covers addressed to USA, one - to Switzerland, postmarked on arrival, mostly VF
 
Closed  
833 **   1254 var
1948, Foot Race, 15k violet, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
834 **   1265-67
1948, Horse Breeding, 30k-1r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, two with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
835 **   1286 var
1948, Young Pioneers, 45k violet, printed on thick (over 0.1mm) paper, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce unrecorded paper variety, a common stamp on ordinary paper is added for comparison
 
Closed  
836 **   1306
1948, definitive issue, Coat of Arms and Flag, 40k brownish red, top right corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
837 **   1318/428, C83-90
1949 Year, 168 stamps, representing 41 issues, including Pushkin (two sets), Agriculture (two sets), both Sports, Air Routes and much more, full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC.v.95,500P
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
 
Closed  
838 **   1318/426, C83/90
1949 Year, 26 issues in blocks of four, Air Routes set has missing block of 2r, the total is 88 mostly unfolded blocks, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
 
Closed  
839 **   1323-24
1949, Semyon Dezhnev, 40k green and 1r dark blue, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
840 **   1325
1949, 70th Birthday of Stalin, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four on white paper, size 175x225mm, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
841 **   1325
1949, 70th Birthday of Stalin, 40k multicolored, souvenir sheet of four on yellowish paper, size 174x220mm, much better then average, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
842 **   1326-27
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 40k and 1r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, the last one with bottom right corner margin, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
843 **   1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r black and brick red, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 176x130mm, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $600
 
Closed  
844 **   1327a
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r black and brick red, perforated souvenir sheet of four, size 170x132mm, minor usual gum waves, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $600
 
Closed  
845 **   1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r black and brick red, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, enlarged size 180x132mm, perfect condition in every respect, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
846  1327a imp
1949, Lenin Mausoleum, 1r black and brick red, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, horizontal size is 175mm, vertical size - 128mm at left and 130mm at right, nice quality, full OG, LH, VF
 
Closed  
847 **   1359-63
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k-2r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, two with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
848 **   1360a
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k and 40k, souvenir sheet of four, completely flawless quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200
 
Closed  
849 **   1360a var
1949, Alexander Pushkin, 25k and 40k, souvenir sheet of four, wide space between right stamps, due to their shifts to the top or bottom, full OG, NH, VF and an eye-catching item
 
Closed  
850 **   1360a var
1949, Alexander Pushkin, souvenir sheet of four, central design (black color) of both 40k values significantly shifted to the bottom, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular piece
 
Closed  
851 **   1364-65, var
1949, Sormovo Machine and Boat Works, 40k blue and 1r red brown, complete set in blocks of four and block of 1r with light background variety, all are unfolded and with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
852 **   1388-89
1949, Aleksandr Radischev, 40k bluish green and 1r gray black, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
853 **   1394-99
1949, Agriculture Development, 25k-2r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, top right stamp of 40k with pulled one tip of perforation at the top, nice and fresh otherwise, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
854 **   1403
1949, Vassily Chapayev, 40k deep orange, original printing, bottom sheet margin unfolded block of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
855  1403 var
1949, Vassily Chapayev, 40k deep orange, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, full OG, LH, VF
 
Closed  
856 **   1416 var
1949, 2nd Sports issue, Gymnastics, 40k orange red, raster horizontal diamonds, re-issue of 1956, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
857 **   1427-28
1949, Western Ukraine and Byelorussia, 40k vermilion and 40k carmine red, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
858 **   1429/536
1950 Year, 91 stamps, representing 29 complete issues, including Moscow Museums, Suvorov, Jubilee of Soviet Republics, Antarctic Expedition, Iskra and etc., full OG, NH, mostly VF, SC.v. 84,300P
Click here to see Part 2
 
Closed  
859 **   1429/536
1950 Year, 23 complete issues in blocks of four, the total is 67 mainly unfolded blocks, missing blocks of 40k and 50k of Aivazovsky issue, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
 
Closed  
860 **   SC #1381-82
1950, definitive issue, aviator 25k blue and Coat of Arms 40k red, complete set of two, typo printing, stamp of 40k is top right corner margin single, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, stamp of 25k with E. Vernik guarantee hs
 
Closed  
861  SC #1381
1950, definitive issue, aviator 25k blue, typo printing, nicely centered, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF
 
Closed  
862 **   1429-34
1950, 25th Anniversary of the Uzbek Soviet Republic, 20k-2r, complete set of six in sheets of 100 (10x10), folded once along vertical perforation, occasional marginal separation, full OG, NH, VF, SC.v. 102,000P
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6
 
Closed  
863 **   1437 var
1950, 26th Anniversary of the Death of Lenin, 1r multicolored, top sheet margin horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1405 Pa
 
Closed  
864 **   1445-46
1950, Pioneer Pavlik Morozov, 40k and 1r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, the last one with right sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
865  1445 var
1950, Pioneer Pavlik Morozov, 40k black brown and red, top sheet margin single, imperforated at the top, neat corner cancellation, VF
 
Closed  
866 **   1462-63
1950, 5th Anniversary of the Victory, 40k and 1r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
867 **   1464-68
1950, Field Marshal Alexander Suvorov, 40k-2r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
868 **   1491-96
1950, Latvian Soviet Republic, 25k-2r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
869 **   1497-99
1950, Estonian Soviet Republic, 25k-1r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
870 **   1500-03
1950, Lithuanian Soviet Republic, 25k-1r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
871 **   1508-09
1950, Antarctic Expedition, 40k carmine and 1r violet, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
872 **   1512-14
1950, Mikhail Kalinin, 40k-5r, complete set in sheet margin unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
873 **   1518-25
1950, Moscow Skyscrapers, 1r in various colors, complete set of eight, three of which with sheet margins, post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $460
 
Closed  
874 **   1526
1950, Spasski Tower, 1r dark green, brownish red and buff, unfolded block of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed  
875 **   1527-28
1950, Isaak Levitan, 40k and 1r, complete set in unfolded blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF
 
Closed