Auction 91-2 The Volokolamsk RSFSR and Soviet Union Specialized Collection, Various Russian Stamps and Covers of other owners
Oct 16, 2021
PO Box 425 Cranbury, NJ 08512-0425, USA, United States

The Auction contains 627 lots of Imperial Russia, RSFSR and Soviet Union stamps and postal history. The Sale represents:

35 different Romanov Dynasty Proofs from the Tsar Collection;

approximately 150 lots of Zemstvo (Rural Post), including numerous items from the Ferrari, Faberge, Schmidt and other renowned Collections.:

First Class rarities of Soviet Russia, including iconic definitive stamp of 15k lemon yellow, "Kartonka" souvenir sheet, imperforate rarities of the Moscow Zeppelin Flight issue, Architectural Projects, the First Flights to North Pole, both Trans-Atlantic and Far East, perforated and imperforated varieties from the 1940's-90's.

Several important collections and group lots.

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LOT 567:

Air Post Stamps and Covers - Moscow Zeppelin Flight Issue

Sold for: $8,500
Start price:
$ 6,000
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Air Post Stamps and Covers - Moscow Zeppelin Flight Issue
1930, 40k ultra and 80k carmine, imperforated complete set of two in horizontal pairs, perfect condition with large margins all around, full OG, NH, VF and rare in pairs, Soviet Philatelic guarantees, N. Mandrovski certificate for each pair, Est. $7,500-$9,000, Scott #C12b-13b