Lots 1055 - 1060, Catalogue of Auction #27 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1055    2
1858, Imperial 10k brown and blue, perf 14 1/2, used on entire wrapper from Wenden to Riga, tied with oval "Wenden Otpravleno" (Wenden Sent) with manuscript date "18/6", another type of Wenden pre-philatelic two-line marking and boxed Riga receiver on reverse, slight traces of previous mounts on the back, still very fresh, VF and rare
500.00
1056  L2
1863, 2k black on paper with rose network, nice margins at three sides and touched on the left, pen cancellation, tiny thin, F/VF appearance
100.00
1057 (*)   L3d
1863, 4k black on paper with yellow green inverted network, bottom margin copy, minor thin, still fresh, unused, no gum, VF, expertized by Mikulski, Mi #2b I
300.00
1058    L4
1870, 2k brick red and yellow green, issued in 1868, used together with four Imperial stamps (Scott #19, #20x3) on cover from Wenden to Pernau (now Parnu - Estonia), pen cross cancelled and tied with Wenden ds, postmarked on arrival, roughly opened due to wax seal, otherwise VF and very rare
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1500.00
1059    L11
1889, 2k black, green and red, used together with Imperial 7k blue on cover from Wenden to Walk (Valga), pen cross and ds cancellations, postmarked on arrival, VF
300.00
1060    L11
1891, 2k black, green and red, used together with Imperial 7k blue on cover from Wenden to Pernau, pen cross and ds cancellations, postmarked on arrival, VF
300.00