Lots 1103 - 1197, Catalogue of Auction #25 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1103  5

Catalogue numbers in this section are taken from the Catalogue of Russian Rural Postage Stamps edited in Moscow in 1925 by F. Chuchin

Ardatov

1880, 5k blue, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1104  10
1887, 3k olive green, nicely cancelled with zemstvo ds, VF
100.00
1105 **   15 var

Belebey

1908, 2k brown and sky blue, top margin imperf block of 4, center is inverted and shifted to the top, two top stamps are showing sky blue centers only, full OG, NH (!), VF and scarce, ex-Faberge
300.00
1106  4

Bobrov

1879, 3k black, printed on green paper, minor thin on top margin only, stamp is not affected, full OG, VF
150.00
1107    Schmidt #2

Bogorodsk

1869, complete entire stationery wrapper 5k red, size 338x30mm, extremely fresh, unused, VF
300.00
1108    Schmidt #3
1869, complete entire stationery wrapper 5k blue, size 456x30mm, fresh, unused, VF
300.00
1109    Schmidt #3 var
1869, complete entire stationery wrapper 5k dark blue, size 456x30mm, minor gum toning on margin of the stamp, still fresh, unused, VF
300.00
1110  1 var

Borisoglebsk

1872, 3k ultra, printed on thick pasted together paper, fresh, large part of OG
 
75.00
1111 **   22

Byezhetsk

1894, 3k black, printed on gray granite paper, cplt sheet of 25, deformed "3" on the left value tablet of stamp position 18, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF
 
250.00
1112 **   30
1894, 3k black, printed on white paper, cplt sheet of 25, deformed "3" on the left value tablet of stamp position 18, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF
250.00
1113  1

Dmitriev

1871, 3k black, nice centering, slightly creased full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1114  5

Dukhovstschina

1878, 3k black, printed on blue paper, small thin on the right margin, large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF, Chuchin rank "R", ex-Baughman
250.00
1115  7
1879, 3k black, printed on blue paper, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Chuchin C.v. 25rub, ex-Baughman
250.00
1116  8
1879, 6k black, printed on lilac paper, minor thin at the top left corner, large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF, Chuchin rank "R"
200.00
1117 **/*   8b
1879, 6k black, printed on lilac rose paper, block of 4 of all different types of stamps, NH or LH, VF and rare multiple, Schmidt #7, ex-Faberge
1200.00
1118    16

Kharkov

1892, cover sent from Constantinople to Kharkov zemstvo via Odessa, franked with Russian Levant 10k red and pale green (#15), upon arrival to Kharkov uprated with zemstvo stamp 5k blue, paid for local delivery, all appropriate markings, VF
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600.00
1119 **/*   3

Khvalynsk

1908, 2k ultra and rose, cplt sheet of 25, intact margin, perf strengthened by hinges mostly on margin, full OG, NH or LH (6), VF
 
200.00
1120 **   2

Kirillov

1872, 2k blue on red brown paper, cplt sheet of 80 (8x10), two stamps with small faults, others are fresh, no gum as issued, VF and possibly UNIQUE multiple, ex-Baughman
 
2000.00
1121  12
1903, 2k indigo and red, fresh, large part of OG, VF
100.00
1122 **   11d

Kobelaky

1907, 3k lilac rose, margin "block of 9" (five stamps at the top and four at the bottom), small black ink spot on the face of one stamp, otherwise very fresh, NH, VF, the UNIQUE block of nine, of eleven recorded stamps, Schmidt #16, rank "RR" for each stamp, ex-Faberge
10000.00
1123 (*)   2 var

Kologriv

1890, 2k blue and bronze, bronze color is printed over blue one, insignificant toned spot, unused, no gum, VF and very rare, a common stamp is added for comparison
200.00
1124 **/*   10-14

Kolomna

1889, 1k-3k, complete set of 5 in three se-tenant pairs, the total is 6 stamps, full OG, NH (1) or LH/hinged, VF
100.00
1125 **/*   12-14
1889, 1k-3k blue, two se-tenant blocks of 4, first one has three stamps of 2k, and one stamp of 3k at the top right; the other one has three stamps of 1k, and one stamp of 2k at the top right, full OG, NH (2) or LH, VF, ex-Herrick, Faberge
500.00
1126  15-17
1890, 1k-3k, cplt set in two se-tenant pairs, full OG, hinged, VF
 
75.00
1127 **/*   18-20
1890, 1k-3k, cplt set in two se-tenant pairs, full OG, NH (1) or LH, VF
 
75.00
1128  21-25
1892, 1k-3k, cplt set of 5, three se-tenant pairs, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1129  Schmidt #29-30
1892, 2k and 3k ultra, block of 4, showing two se-tenant pairs, full OG, hinged, VF
200.00
1130  30

Kotelnich

1916, violet handstamped surcharge (6mm) 5(k) on 2k yellow brown, LH, F/VF, this stamp is listed, but not priced in Chuchin Cat, Schmidt #31
150.00
1131  30 var
1916, violet handstamped surcharge (9mm) 5(k) on 2k yellow brown, LH, VF, Schmidt #32
150.00
1132  6 var

Lahishev

1901, 3k red, "8" instead of "3" at the top left corner var, pen cross cancel, negligible toning, otherwise fresh, VF
100.00
1133  8
1903, 3k carmine red, a part of zemstvo cancellation, fresh, VF
100.00
1134  13 var

Lebedian

1894, 5k blue, printed on pasted together paper, manuscript cancellation, VF
 
75.00
1135  46/52

Lokhvitsa

1911, six imperf plate proofs, no value indicated, printed in different colors on various colored paper, some with handstamp "Proba" on reverse, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
1136  46/52
1911, cplt sheet of 25 imperf plate proofs in light brown and green without denominations, horiz fold between stamps, light toned spots on margins only, no gum as issued, VF
 
500.00
1137  46/52
1911, cplt sheet of 25 imperf plate proofs in yellow and green without denominations, horiz and vert folds between stamps, still fresh, no gum as issued, VF
500.00
1138 **/*   3

Malmyzh

1875, 2k red, printed on quadrille paper, block of 4, just touched margin on the left, very fresh, full OG, NH or LH, F/VF
500.00
1139  10

Nolinsk

1911, dark blue green, printer's name at the bottom, top margin copy, full OG, LH, VF, ex-Faberge
250.00
1140  5

Novgorod

1877, 5k black, printed on lilac paper, pen cross cancellation, balanced margins, VF
150.00
1141  Schmidt #7
1879, 5k black, printed on lilac rose paper, type I, pen cross cancellation, acceptable margins on the side and touched at the top and bottom, fine copy, Schmidt rank "R", 24 copies recorded
200.00
1142  Schmidt #8
1880, 5k black, printed on lilac paper, short margin on the left, oversized margins at the top and bottom, large part of OG, F/VF, Schmidt rank "R"
200.00
1143  2 var

Odessa

1878, 5k lilac red, black and gray, imperf at the top, gray background is printed twice, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
350.00
1144  2 var
1878, 5k lilac red, black and gray, lilac red color is printed twice, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
150.00
1145  2 var
1878, 5k lilac red, black and gray, imperf at the top, lilac red color is printed twice, in addition broken "5" at bottom left value tablet, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF
250.00
1146  1-2

Odessa - the Faberge Collection

1878, original Faberge's pages with his personal notes containing 38 mint stamps, including singles, pairs and multiples, showing numerous plate varieties, among better - two stamps with double background, three stamps, including one imperf, with double centers, generally nice and fresh collection, F/VF or better
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1500.00
1147 (*)   3a var

Orgheev

1873, 3k black, printed on paper with omitted background, imperf copy with nice margins, 3mm tear at the top, still fresh, unused, no gum, VF appearance, very rare unrecorded var, which is not listed either in Chuchin or Schmidt Cat., red handstamp "Ferrary-Faberge"
500.00
1148 **   4

Ostrogozhsk

1885, 1k black, cplt sheet of 48 stamps (6x8)horiz fold between stamps, fresh, no gum as issued, VF, Schmidt #5, ex-Faberge
 
350.00
1149 (*)   Schmidt #42

Poltava

1918, carmine handstamp 20(k) on 6k blue, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
1150  2-3

Pskov

1871, two copies of 5k in dark violet and gray violet respectively, pen cross cancelled, fresh, VF
100.00
1151  36
1902, provisional surcharge 3k on 10k black, brown and red, zemstvo cancellation, VF
200.00
1152  9

Ryazan

1875, 2k dull blue, type 1, pin-point thin, possibly from hinge removal, full OG, VF
250.00
1153  10
1875, 2k gold, type 6, tiny thin, still large margins all around, fresh, large part of OG, VF appearance
150.00
1154 (*)   13
1877, 2k gray, expertly repaired, nevertheless balanced margins all around, fresh colors, unused, no gum, VF appearance
200.00
1155  15
1877, 2k yellow green, type 1, huge balanced margins, minor thin from hinge removal, very fresh, full OG, VF appearance
250.00
1156  16
1877, 2k red, tiny thin as natural paper defect, full OG, LH, F/VF
250.00
1157    Schmidt #6

Rzhev

1888, stationery envelope 3k dark blue, printed on watermarked paper, size 144x80mm, fresh, unused, VF and scarce
200.00
1158  1

Sarapul

1893, 2k orange, horiz pair, very fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF and very rare in multiple, ex-Faberge
750.00
1159  1
1893, 2k orange, manuscript cancel on piece, VF
200.00
1160  4
1893, 2k green, light manuscript cancellation, fresh, VF
350.00
1161  5
1893, 2k carmine rose, manuscript cancel on piece, intact perforation, fresh, VF
350.00
1162 (*)   Schmidt #20

Shadrinsk

1889, 3k yellow green, without accents over both "i", fresh, unused, no gum, VF, Schmidt rank "R"
250.00
1163  23
1890, 3k blue and red, framed by thin line, neat zemstvo cancellation, fresh, VF
100.00
1164 (*)   Schmidt #28
1890, 3k red and blue, dots after "kop", very fresh, unused, no gum, VF, Schmidt rank "R"
250.00
1165 **   38
1913, 3k violet, complete sheet of 25, intact margins, full OG, NH, VF
 
150.00
1166 (*)   13c

Shatsk

1889, 3k red, printed on white paper, year "18-89" instead of denomination at the upper value tablets, a few scratches on the face, otherwise, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
200.00
1167  Schmidt #3

Simferopol

1879, 10k black, printed on violet paper, pen cross cancellation, pinhole, otherwise nice margins, fresh, VF, Schmidt rank "R"
250.00
1168  Schmidt #4
1881, 10k black, printed on lilac paper, manuscript cancellation on piece, fresh, VF and scarce, red handstamp "Ferrary-Faberge" on the back, Schmidt rank "RR"
500.00
1169  Schmidt #5
1881, 10k black, printed on rose lilac paper, imperf at the top and on the right, manuscript cancellation on piece, fresh, VF, Schmidt rank "R"
250.00
1170  16

Solikamsk

1897, imperf proof of 4k in black, top half of a printer's sheet of 50 stamps (10x5), full OG, with many NH stamps, VF and very rare multiple
2000.00
1171 (*)   Schmidt #2

Sudzha

1886, 5k red with bronze, nice margins and fresh, unused, no gum, VF
150.00
1172    Schmidt #2

Toropets

1871, stationery envelope with black handstamp 5k+1k, tiny paper adhesion on the front of envelope, very fresh, unused, VF and very rare
500.00
1173  2, 2a

Totma

1895, 3k multicolored, wide margins, two stamps with two different backgrounds: blue and greenish blue respectively, manuscript or zemstvo cancellation, VF
150.00
1174  3
1895, 3k multi, manuscript "4 October 1895", which is the earliest known cancellation, VF and really exhibition item, ex-Faberge
300.00
1175  6
1897, manuscript surcharge 3k on 6k multi, cancelled by zemstvo ds on April 5, 1897, VF and scarce, ex-Faberge
120.00
1176  1 fn

Tula

1888, ministerial issue, 5k in blue, bronze and red, bottom margin copy, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
250.00
1177 */U   

Tula - the Faberge Collection

1888, original Faberge's pages, with his personal notes containing 124 stamps (12 used) and one local cover. The collection includes singles, pairs and multiples, showing numerous plate and color varieties, including several stamps with double printing, different types of perf and much more. Condition is very clean, F/VF or better. Great opportunity to obtain a part of the best zemstvo collection ever.
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2000.00
1178  Schmidt #3-4

Tver

1871, 2k, complete by Schmidt set of 3, nice margins and very fresh, large part of OG, VF
150.00
1179 **   9
1884, 2k red, blue and gold, cplt sheet of 80 (10x8), intact margins, full OG, NH, VF, ex-Faberge
 
325.00
1180  27

Ustsysolsk

1916, 2k green, perf 12 1/2, very fresh, full OG previously hinged, VF, Schmidt #46
100.00
1181  2 var

Velsk

1886, 3k green, error "Vblskaia"in oval inscription, manuscript cancellation, fresh, F/VF
100.00
1182  1a-6a

Vetluga - Faberge's Proof Collection

1905-13, three pages of Faberge's collection with his personal notes containing 66 imperf black plate proofs, printed on varicolored paper, including 10 cplt sets of 6, set of 5(less 2k) on red rose paper, and 1k dark brown on white paper, no gum as issued, clean, fresh, VF and fabulous collection
3500.00
1183  1

Volsk

1885, 3k black and blue, rouletted, volost cancellation, VF
 
75.00
1184  4

Yegoryevsk

1872, 3k black, nice margins, full OG, LH, VF and scarce in this sound condition, Chuchin rank "R"
250.00
1185  2 var

Yekaterinburg

1895, 5k red brown, horiz pair, right stamp with "diamond" perf on the right, full OG, LH, VF, ex-Faberge
100.00
1186 (*)   1

Yelets

1871, 3k blue, very fresh, unused, no gum, VF, C.v. 25rub
250.00
1187  2, 4-5
1875-76, handstamped 5k violet, three stamps on different paper, all with full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, Chuchin C.v. 13rub, ex-Baughman
150.00
1188  8 var
1880, handstamped 5k lilac blue, printed on white thick (0.12mm) paper with yellow uneven gum, imperf instead of rouletted, full OG, LH, F/VF, and rare, Schmidt rank "R" for rouletted stamp, ex-Baughman
400.00
1189  9
1881, handstamped 3k blue lilac on yellow paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1190  10 var
1881, handstamped 3k blue lilac on sky blue paper with watermark "wavy lines" instead of "stars", rouletted, pen cross cancellation, F/VF and possibly unique stamp, ex-Baughman
2000.00
1191  24
1893, handstamped 5k violet on yellow paper, very fresh, full OG, LH, F/VF
 
50.00
1192  Schmidt #2

Zadonsk

1878, 5k black and yellow green, counterfoil is attached, the largest recorded control number "7178", full OG, VF
100.00
1193  36

Zienkov

1899, two different imperf proofs of 3k bronze, one of which is unadopted design, cancelled with Pochep (Chernigov govt) cds, VF, one with red handstamp "Ferrary-Faberge"
150.00
1194 **   3d, e

Zolotonosha

1885, 2k yellow, dark green and black, block of 19, including 8 couche and one tete-beche, full OG, NH, VF and gorgeous piece
500.00
1195 **   4c
1890, 2k yellow, yellow green and black, block of 19, containing 8 couche, embossed oval printer's mark on the left, fresh with full OG, NH, VF
 
350.00
1196  7b, var
1891, two stamps with violet handstamped surcharge 3(k) on 2k, first one is in yellow, green and black; the other one - in yellow, yellow green and black, postally used, neat zemstvo ds, fresh, VF, and rare, Schmidt #8A, each stamp has rank "R", ex-Faberge, page from the Faberge collection is attached
500.00
1197 */U   

Remarkable Zemstvo Collection

1870-1919, about 1000 different stamps, approximately 50% of which are mint with some never hinged, representing items from over 138 districts, housed in two stockbooks by alphabetical order, highlights included some scarce items including proofs and printing varieties. Small usual flaws are possible, but generally fresh, mostly F/VF or better, Chuchin C.v. over 600rub
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4000.00