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Lots 1185 - 1286,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #73, May 19, 2017. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
1185    8

Pskov

1886, 3k black, vertical pair of diamond shaped stamps, used on reverse of registered local cover addressed to the district court, tied by zemstvo ds with inverted date of cancel device, roughly opened, archival pin-holes, still F/VF and very scarce, ex-Faberge
575.00
1186  10/47

Beautiful Assemblage

1891-1907, 32 mostly mint stamps (one - lightly used) in singles, pair and block of four, nothing very expensive, but nice and fresh quality material, full/large part of OG, VF, C.v. $332
sold
1187    

Postal History Exhibition Style Collection

1886-1911, 16 local covers neatly arranged on pages with detailed inscription, including money letter, nice variety of franking, mostly addressed to uezd administration, usual conveyance flaws possible, nicely presented unit, F/VF or better, ex-Faberge
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
sold
1188  

Medicine stamps

1919, 20k-5r, set of five, printed in blue on colored paper, full OG or unused, no gum (2), VF
sold
1189  2-3

Ryazhsk

1887-92, 3k black on lilac or rose paper, two cancelled singles - by manuscript number or pen cross with a part of Imperial Post ds, first one with some discoloration, F/VF
sold
1190  10 var

Rzhev

1887, 2k green, top right corner value tablet with inverted "3" variety, full OG, LH, VF and an attractive single
Click here to see enlarged fragment
sold
1191 */U   7-13

Small Selection

1881-96, ten mint or used (4) stamps, including No.9 with manuscript cancellation (cut to shape at the bottom), and proof of No.11 in gray and red, nice quality, full OG (two without gum) or used, VF, C.v. $700
290.00
1192 */U   1/21

Sapozhok
Fresh Group

1870-1913, 18 mint or used (5) stamps, arranged on a stockcard, nothing expensive, but premium quality unit, full OG (three - unused) or used, mostly VF, C.v. $200
sold
1193 (*)   Schmidt #20

Shadrinsk

1882, 3k green, stamp without an accent over "i" in "Shadrinskoi", fresh quality, unused, no gum, VF, rank "R", a common stamp of No.21 is included
115.00
1194  23
1890, 3k blue and red, tied by blue oval zemstvo cancellation with missing year of the date stamp "90" endorsed by hand, nice quality, VF and very scarce
170.00
1195 */U   5/41

Clean Selection

1874-1914, 29 mint or used (9) stamps, including handstamp 5k in red, dark blue surcharge 3k on 5k violet and more, fresh quality overall, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. is over $900
400.00
1196  4a-5a

Shatsk

1883-84, 3k black, two stamps in vertical or horizontal tete-beche pairs, the last one is slightly folded between stamps, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
sold
1197    6
1886, 3k black, used on reverse of local cover addressed to zemstvo administration, tied by postmaster "Riab." (Riabinskiy) cancellation, wax seal, mostly VF
sold
1198 */U   2/24

Nice Collection

1873-1916, 34 mint or used (8) stamps, one of those on large piece, including No.2 in premium quality, imperforated block of four (No.11a), top left stamp with broken value circle, nice range of cancellations, full/part of OG or used, VF, C.v. $620
sold
1199  1

Shlisselburg

1865, 5k black, two stamps printed on paper of different shades, full or part of OG, VF
sold
1200  2

Soroki

1878, 3k black, yellow, carmine rose and pale blue, blue zemstvo cancellation reads: "27.AUG.1878", according to official documents stamp of No.2 was issued in 1879, offered stamp confirms that a part of drawing was produced in 1878; misplaced horizontal perforation, small thin, still VF and rare, ex-Faberge
170.00
1201 **/*   11c var
1898, 3k multicolored, printed on thin paper, light blue color is inverted, imperforated block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF and rare multiple
1150.00
1202  2/9

Spassk

1883-1912, ten mint perforated or imperforated stamps, including horizontal pair, placed on a stockcard, full OG or unused, no gum, VF, C.v. $160 (website photo)
sold
1203  5b, 7

Starobyelsk

1882-83, 3k blue and 3k goldish yellow, first one imperforated at sides, the other one with perforation shift on the left, full OG, LH, VF
sold
1204  1, 1a, 2

Sudzha

1882-86, 5k blue and 5k red, three different used stamps, tied by black zemstvo ds or manuscript cancellation, first two with small faults, still F/VF
sold
1205  Schmidt #5

Tikhvin

1871, pale red handstamp (5k), originated from vertical strip of 20, nice quality, full OG, previously hinged, VF, ex-Kirchner, Faberge
sold
1206 **   34
1900, 3k black, brown, light blue and silver, irregular block of 24, light vertical crease is affecting five stamps, fresh quality, full OG, mainly NH, VF
sold
1207  6

Urzhum

1901, Swan, 2k carmine, a part of oval zemstvo cancellation, nice condition, VF
115.00
1208    8
1905, 2k brown in horizontal pair, used on registered cover addressed to Viatka District Court, tied by circular zemstvo ds, paid for rural delivery, upon arrival to Urzhum uprated by horizontal strip of three of Imperial 7kblue, Viatka arrival ds and Court boxed confirmation in violet, vertical fold, still F/VF
sold
1209  1-3

Vasil

1871-78, embossed 5k, black and blue handstamp of 5k, three stamps cancelled by hand (pen cross or manuscript), two last one with small thins, F/VF and rare group
sold
1210 **   3

Vessiegonsk

1871, 2k blue, three side margin block of eight (2x4), one stamp has small thin, full original yellow brown gum, NH, VF
110.00
1211  5-8, var
1873-81, 1/2k-5k, complete set of eight oval-shaped stamps, including color shades and design changes, full OG or unused no gum (3), VF
115.00
1212  15 var

Yelets

1882, violet blue round-shaped handstamp 5k on gray horizontally narrow laid paper, overlapped by neighbor handstamp on the right variety, no gum as issued, VF and scarce
170.00
1213  15 var
1882, dark blue round-shaped handstamp 5k on gray horizontally narrow laid paper, pen cross cancellation, slight folds and tiny thin, fresh and VF appearance of rare color variety
290.00
1214 **/*   2, var

Yelisavetgrad

1872, 5k green, block of four printed on white paper and a single printed on grayish paper, full OG, NH or LH, VF
sold
1215  Schmidt #35 var

Zienkov

1898, 3k bronze, perforated single of type 3 with inverted "3" at the top left value tablet, large part of OG, VF and very rare variety
290.00
1216 **   50a, var
1909, 2k dark bronze, block of 49 (7x7), half of a sheet, stamp on position 49 without "2" at the top left, several folds between stamps, otherwise full OG, NH, VF, Large Zemstvo C.v. $5,100++
Click here to see enlarged fragment
575.00
1217 */U   1/17

Zolotonosha
Nice Collection on Stockpages

1880-1916, 63 mostly mint stamps (nine used), including several blocks, two of which containing four couche, nice quality material overall, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $852
Click here to see Part 2
290.00
1218  

Soviet issues
Collection

1918-19, eight stamps of Luga and three from Perm, all mounted on one page from the Collection, fresh quality, F/VF, ex-Ustinovsky
sold
1219 **   

Nice Collection in Two Stockbooks

1962-86, about 1200 mint never hinged stamps and 87 souvenir sheets, high level of completion, great selection of various topical issues, including some unlisted imperforated stamps, overprints and gold foil values, perfect quality unit, full OG, apparently all are NH, VF, C.v. is over $1,800
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31
345.00
1220 */U   
1885-1935, 89 mint or used stamps, representing 39 stamps of Norway and 50 stamps of Denmark, various thematic issues, such as birds, animals, Arms, numerals and etc., occasional faults possible, generally nice group, F/VF
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sold
1221 **/*   B59a, B60a-61a

Semi - Postal issues

1927, 25th Anniversary of Coronation King Alfonso XIII, inverted red overprint on Red Cross of 1p, and inverted red surcharges 75c on 5c and 10c, three bottom sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH or previously hinged (top stamps), VF, C.v. $620 as hinged singles
290.00
1222 **   280-91, E11

Spanish Morocco

1950, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, postage of 5c-10p and special delivery of 25c, complete set of 13, each one is numbered on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
45.00
1223 **   211
1924, World Postal Congress, King Gustav V, 5kr blue, block of four, an excellent item in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $2,200 as singles
690.00
1224 **   226
1934, NABA Philatelic Exhibition, souvenir sheet of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $825
240.00
1225 **   B206

Semi - Postal issues

1951, LUNABA Philatelic Exhibition, souvenir sheet of one, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $275
90.00
1226  

Clean Group

1926-48, eight mint stamps and four souvenir sheets, postage, semi-postal and air post issues, including #200a-03a (grilled gum), nice quality, full OG, mainly LH (#B144 is NH), VF, C.v. $560
Click here to see Part 2
110.00
1227 **   31a
1932, Horseman, inverted blue surcharge 3k on 70k red and olive brown, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $600
170.00
1228    45a-51a
1934, Domestic Animals and Routine Works, 1k-20k, imperforated complete set of eight used on two registered covers from Kyzyl to Berne in 1937, postmarked on arrival, VF
sold
1229 **   57 var
1935, View of Yenisei River, 10k violet, top left corner margin tete-beche block of 12 (6x2) triangle stamps, perforated 10 horizontally between stamps, forming six stamps with combined perforation, full OG, NH, VF and very scarce multiple
sold
1230  66
1935, Lynx, perforated trial color proof of 50k in violet, perforation 13 1/2, fresh, no gum (removed from a presentation card), VF
460.00
1231  69
1935, Bactrian Camels, perforated trial color proof of 3t in orange, perforation 10, fresh, no gum (removed from a presentation card), VF
460.00
1232 **   71-92
1936, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, 1k-5a, complete set of 22, mixed perforation, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in premium quality
sold
1233  72a
1936, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, Prime Minister Churmit-Tazhy, 2k dark brown, perforation 11, CTO with full OG, VF, A. Farberov certificate
N/A
1234 **   74 var
1936, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, Wrestlers, 4k orange red, triangle stamp, perforation 14, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, N. Mandrovski certificate, unused stamp is not priced either in Scott or the Ustinovsky Cat.
1150.00
1235  74
1936, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, Wrestlers, 4k orange red, perforation 14, block of four triangle stamps, fresh quality, CTO with full OG, VF and scarce undervalued multiple
460.00
1236 **   82 imp
1936, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, Herdsman, 25k orange red, diamond shaped imperforated single, enlarged margins all around, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, ex-K. Bileski, A. Farberov certificate
sold
1237 **   84 imp
1936, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, Herdsman, 35k carmine, diamond shaped imperforated single, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, ex-K. Bileski, A. Farberov certificate
sold
1238 **   87 imp
1936, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, Athletic Competitions, 70k violet, top right corner sheet margin imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare, ex-K. Bileski
sold
1239 **   89 imp
1936, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, Soldiers, 1a orange red, left sheet margin imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, ex-Bileski, A. Farberov certificate
sold
1240  C2

Air Post stamps

1934, Airplane and Camels, two perforated trial color proofs of 5k in brown and orange, perforation 11, gummed (removed from a presentation card), VF
860.00
1241 **   C8a
1934, Airplane and Yaks, 1t deep blue, perforation L12 1/2, block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. $620 as hinged
sold
1242  C13-14 var
1935, Dirigible and Airplane, 25k and 50k, two left sheet margin horizontal pairs, watermark "1" on margins, CTO with full OG, VF
sold
1243 **   C1-8

Air Post stamps

1925, Garuda, 2s-1b, complete set in blocks of four or vertical strips of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,160 as singles
sold
1244 */U   1/31

The Vadim Ustinovsky Collection

1923, 233 mint or used (169) stamps, starting with "Star" overprints on Imperial stamps, including four over Armenian monogram, then Oil Well and Soviet Symbols design, perforated and imperforated issues, nice surcharged pairs of #22a- 23a, some better cancellations and etc., fresh condition, F/VF, C.v. is well over $1,800
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
sold
1245 **   25-31 imp
1923, Oil Well and Soviet Symbols, the second issue, 1k-18k, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $392++
N/A
1246 **   1-5

Catalogued by Comprehensive Catalogue of Ukrainian Philately by John Bulat

1918, Currency stamps, 10sh- 50sh, complete set of five, blocks of four, no gum as issued, NH, VF and scarce set of multiples
860.00
1247    7, 10
1918, COD cover from Berdichev to Vinnitsia, franked by eight stamps on reverse, red label "Nalozhenyi Platezh", postmarked on arrival, mostly VF
sold
1248  247 var

Trident Overprints
Kyiv

1918, violet overprint (type 2) on 4k red with provisional sewing-machine perforation, used together with five other values on large part of parcel card in 1920, mostly VF and rare
Click here to see enlarged fragment
290.00
1249    321b
1918, blue overprint (type 2b) on imperforated 5r in block of four, used on reverse of parcel card from Berdichev to Iziaslav together with six other values, some flaws and archival pin-holes, still F/VF
sold
1250  379-80
1918, violet overprint (type 2d) on Romanov Dynasty stamps of 14k and over black surcharge 20k on 14k, favor cancellations, VF and rare, 25 or 50 examples were produced respectively, first one expertized by J. Bulat
345.00
1251 **   555 var
1918, violet overprint (type 2gg) over black surcharge 20 (k) on 14k blue green, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, left stamp has inverted overprint and forming nice tete-beche pair, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp expertized by J. Bulat
sold
1252  629, 631-32
1918, black overprint (type 3) on perforated 3.50r, 7r and 10r, two of which with sheet margins, neat Kyiv cancellations, VF and rare group, only 25 stamps of 10r were produced, C.v. $555
sold
1253  642-44 a, b
1918, black or brown overprints (type 3) on imperforated 3.50r, 5r and 7r, four values, full OG, LH, VF, all are properly expertized, C.v. $245
sold
1254  661-82

Kharkiv

1918, black overprint (type 1) on perforated and imperforated stamps of 1k-70k, complete set of 21, each one postally used, mainly fresh condition, F/VF, all are properly expertized, C.v. $394
170.00
1255  678 var
1918, black overprint (type 1) on imperforated 2k green, vertical gutter block of four, left stamps with inverted overprint, forming two horizontal tete-beche pairs, folded between stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF
sold
1256    679
1919, registered cover from Kharkiv to Moscow, franked by 12 stamps on reverse, including nine of black overprint (type 1) on imperforated 3k red, along with "Sword Breaking Chain" 35k ultra and two Imperial stamps, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF and scarce franking
290.00
1257  824d

Katerinoslav

1918, boxed violet trident (type 2) on 10k dark blue, postal Katerinoslav cancellation, fresh, VF and very scarce, only a few recorded, this overprint had been used for stationery items and "rub" denomination values, expertized by U.P.V.
460.00
1258  943-57

Poltava

1918, violet overprint (type 1) on perforated stamps of 2k-70k, complete set of 14 (stamp of 14k unknown in mint condition), full/large part of OG, VF, properly expertized, C.v. $464
220.00
1259  1001/13
1918, black overprint (type 1) on imperial stamps of 1k- 10r, set of seven postally used stamps, fresh, mostly VF, C.v. $775
sold
1260  1045-47
1918, black overprint (type 2) on 1r, 3.50r and 5r, three postally used high values, mostly VF, expertized by UPV, Dr. Seichter and others, C.v. $295
sold
1261  1059, 1072 var

Odessa

1918, black overprint (type 1) on perforated 2k green and imperforated 3k red, two horizontal pairs, right stamp without overprint in each pair, full OG, LH, VF, expertized by Romeko
sold
1262 **   1091
1918, reprint of black overprint (type 1) on imperforated 2k green, complete pane of 25, folded once between stamps, Dr. Seichter's inscription is affixed at the bottom margin, full OG, NH, mostly VF and the largest known multiple in existence
460.00
1263    1110, 1159
1919, registered cover from volost Tatarovskoye (Kherson Gub.) to Kherson, franked on reverse by three stamps, including two values with Odessa overprint of types 2 and 4, appropriate registered label, no arrival ds, VF
115.00
1264  1258
1918, black overprint (type 5c) on 3.50r black and gray, printed on vertically laid paper, tied by appropriate Henichesk ds, mostly VF, C.v. $300
sold
1265 **/*   1267a/77e

Collection of Type 5c

1918, black overprint on perforated and imperforated stamps of 1k-3.50r, 24 mostly mint (one -used) stamp in singles, pairs and blocks, representing inverted, double and mixed types overprints, pairs with and without overprints and more, fresh quality, full OG, NH or LH, F/VF or better
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sold
1266    1830

Podilia

1918, five stamps with black overprint (type 11b) on 15k brown lilac and blue, used on reverse of registered cover from Kirnasovskaya Train Station to Obodovka, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, vertical fold away from the stamps, mostly VF
115.00
1267  2059/73, a
1918, black overprint (type 14b) on perforated stamps of 2k-10r, set of 15, including inverted overprint on 3.50r, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, ex-Dr. Zelonka, C.v. $780
sold
1268 **/*   214, var

Local Trident Overprints
Chernihiv Type 1

1918, black overprint on perforated 5k claret, horizontal strip of three, middle stamp without overprint, full OG, NH or LH (central stamp), VF, expertized by UPV and Dr. Schneider
230.00
1269  2308a

Berezno

1918, gray black overprint on perforated 20k blue and red, horizontal pair, appropriate Berezno ds and punches, VF appearance of probably unique pair, expertized by A. Epstein
860.00
1270  2314
1918, violet overprint on imperforated 1k orange, a part of postal cancellation, VF, several guarantees on reverse
sold
1271  2316
1918, violet overprint on imperforated 3k red, a part of postal marking, VF and probably unique, expertized by Dr. Seichter, this stamp is illustrated in the Dr. Ceresa Monograph with note "the only known example"
sold
1272  2320-21
1918, violet overprint on imperforated 70k and 1r, nice quality, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, expertized by J. Bulat and Dr. Seichter, these stamps are illustrated in the Dr. Ceresa Monograph
sold
1273  2328, var

Chernihiv Type 2

1918, black overprint on perforated 2k and 10k, official Soviet reprints, full OG, LH, VF, several guarantee hs on reverse, the last stamp is not listed in the Bulat Cat.
170.00
1274  2347a
1918, violet overprint on imperforated 5r dark blue, green and pale blue, used on large part of money order from Chernihiv to Smela, appropriate date stamp cancellation with additional punches, mostly VF and very rare, this piece is one of just three recorded postal history items franked by stamps with Chernihiv type 2 trident, ex-Dr. Seichter
sold
1275 */U   2356-63, 2356a

Homel

1918, violet trident overprint on 1k-50k, complete set of nine, including inverted overprint on 1k orange, six mint with OG and three postally used, mostly VF, expertized by J. Bulat, Dr. Seichter and others, C.v. $695
sold
1276    
1918, registered cover sent locally in Homel, franked altogether by 18 stamps, including violet overprint on imperforated 2k green in extremely rare block of ten and horizontal imperforated strip of five with Kyiv violet overprint (type 2ee), all appropriate markings, backstamped, VF, ex-Dr Seichter, his detailed description is enclosed
Click here to see Dr Seichter description
345.00
1277 */U   2364/89

Kherson
Exhibition Style Collection

1918, red overprint on 93 mostly mint perforated and imperforated stamps (18 - used), including singles, pairs and blocks, some better items, fresh condition, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, ex-J. Terlecky, C.v. is over $3,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
sold
1278  

Odessa (Unrecorded Overprint)

1918, black overprint on imperforated 15k brown lilac and blue, block of four, appropriate cancellation and repaired punches, cut through design at the bottom, fine appearance of extremely rare item
690.00
1279  2466, 2470

Pochaiv

1918, violet overprint over black surcharge 10k on 7k and imperforated 3k, official Soviet reprints, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
sold
1280  2483

Tokmak

1918, black overprint on imperforated 1r dark brown, pale brown and orange, official Soviet reprint, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
sold
1281    2496

Zdolbuniv

1919, money order for 546rub to Ostrog, bearing three of five imperforated stamps of 1r with inverted violet overprint (two stamps missing and until now not discovered), postmarked on arrival, VF appearance, the unique item with three only recorded stamps
1150.00
1282 */U   

Collection of Kyiv Tridents Overprints with Locals

1918, 289 mostly mint stamps (used less then 30%), representing types 1-3, including type 1 broken trident, type 2 multiple and single handstamps, highlights included type 1 on perforated 7k, type 2f on 7r, vertically laid paper, broken trident over Romanov 20k/14k, type 2gg on Romanov 4k and many others; local tridents included Ovruch 50k cancelled on a piece, Soviet reprints of Barashi, Berezno, Sarny type 2 and Zlynka, in addition unrecorded Zhukyn (Chernihiv Gub.) tridents on five pieces, altogether 15 stamps, as well as three Kharkiv trident stationery items; minor flaws should be expected, generally fresh and high potential unit, full/large part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $1,200, Soviet reprints not counted, ex-V. Ustinovsky
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
sold
1283    B1-2

Mariupol

1919, registered cover from Sergeyevka- Izumskaya (Kharkiv Gub.) to Yevpatoria, franked by two surcharged values and "Sword Breaking Chain" of 35k and 70k, met altogether 1.80r charge (postal rate is 1.75r),postmarked on arrival, VF and scarce
sold
1284  

Vienna issue
Assemblage

1920, 284 imperforated stamps in singles, pairs, blocks and multiples, vast majority are proofs with white back or printed on old maps, double impressions, wrong, inverted or shifted centers, many scarce items throughout, occasional folds possible, generally nice quality material, no gum as produced, NH, F/VF or better
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
sold
1285 **   1-4

Rimini Displaced Persons Camp issues

1946-47, 10sh- 1hr, large size imperforated se-tenant sheet in green, size 240x180mm, contains 14 stamps and one souvenir sheet in the center, fresh condition overall, no gum as produced, VF, Ukrainian Society seal on reverse
290.00
1286    109
1919, First Vienna issue, 1kr dark brown and violet, used in 1939 on patriotic PPC along with label "United Ukraine 1919-1939", tied by Khust special cancellation, fresh and VF
sold