Lots 1023 - 1184, Catalogue of Auction #30 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1023  6

Lahishev

1901, 3k rose red, horizontal pair, nice centering and intact perforation, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare in pair, only two blocks of 4 and three pairs of this stamp are known
750.00
1024  8
1903, 3k red, rounded "3", horizontal pair of both types of stamps, fresh and nice, full OG, LH, VF and scarce in pair
300.00
1025  1a

Lgov

1884, 5k multicolored, couche, fresh, full OG, hinged mostly on margin, VF
250.00
1026  10a-13a

Lokhvitsa

1910, 1k-6k, set of four stamps in horizontal sheet margin imperforated pairs, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, only 100 imperforated stamps of each denomination have been printed
1000.00
1027  15a-16a
1910, 1k gray and 3k gold, complete set in two horizontal sheet margin imperforated pairs, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, only 100 imperforated stamps of each denomination have been printed
500.00
1028  25
1910, provisional diagonal violet surcharge 5k on 3k light blue, full OG, LH, VF and rare, Schmidt rank "RR", only 25 stamps have been printed
1000.00
1029 **/*   30 var
1910, inverted provisional diagonal violet surcharge 6k on 3k gold, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair, double perforation at the bottom, full OG, NH or LH, F/VF and the only known pair of this issue
2500.00
1030  41a
1911, 1k bright green and carmine red, bottom right corner margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, LH, VF, 100 imperforated stamps were printed
300.00
1031  42a, 44a
1911, 1k red and bright green, 25k olive yellow and brown, two bottom right corner margin imperforated singles, perfect quality, full OG, hinged, VF, only 100 imperforated stamps of each denomination were printed
300.00
1032  44
1911, 25k olive yellow and brown, horizontal pair, fresh and nice, full OG, LH, V and scarce in pair
300.00
1033  45
1911, hectographed printing 3k lilac rose, violet and green, printed on piece with watermark on margin, approximate size 72x85mm, minute thin spot from hinge removal, full OG, hinged, VF and extremely rare
3000.00
1034  45
1911, hectographed printing 3k lilac rose, violet and green, block of four, extremely fresh and flawless, full OG, previously hinged, VF, and rare multiple
2500.00
1035  53a
1911, 1k bright green, red and black, left sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, perfect condition, full OG, LH, VF, only 100 imperforated stamps were produced
300.00
1036  1

Lubny

1879, 5k brick red, printed on rough paper, insignificant facial soiling, otherwise completely flawless copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce in this pristine condition, Schmidt rank "RR"
750.00
1037 **/*   1b, 1c
1883, 5k carmine rose, complete sheet of 20 stamps (4x5), several folds between stamps, fresh, full OG, NH or LH (one stamp), VF and rare multiple
2500.00
1038  2a
1881, no value indicated, dark brown, light horizontal crease, large part of OG, F/VF, Schmidt rank "R"
500.00
1039  6a
1890, 5k green and carmine, vertical tete-beche pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
250.00
1040  9a

Luga

1878, 5k dark blue, gutter block of four, contains two vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, hinged, VF
750.00
1041  13a
1886, 3k red, vertical tete-beche pair, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1042 **/*   1a

Malmyzh

1870, 2k lilac rose, right sheet margin block of four, minute thin on margin, full OG, NH or previously hinged (top stamps), VF and rare, especially in multiple, Chuchin rank "R" for each stamp
3000.00
1043 **/*   2, 3
1870, 2k red, two vertical pairs, printed on ordinary paper or on quadrille paper respectively, full OG, NH (one stamp) or LH/hinged, VF
600.00
1044  1 var

Maloarkhangelsk

1869, black handstamp, no value indicated, horizontal pair, one stamp is placed sideways, forming "couche", full OG, LH, VF and spectacular item
300.00
1045  3
1876, 5k blue, horizontal pair, fresh, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
1046  1

Mariupol

1871, 5k black, side margin horizontal strip of three, insignificant thin on the middle stamp, otherwise perfect condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF
500.00
1047  2a
1873, 5k black, printed on grayish paper, couche, nice and fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF
750.00
1048  2b
1873, 5k black, printed on white paper, three-side margin strip of 3, right stamp with small thin mostly on margin, very fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF
250.00
1049  4

Melitopol

1871, 3k blue, horizontal pair, perfect condition, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
1050  3

Morshansk

1879, 5k red, horizontal pair, fresh and flawless, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
1051  4-7
1880, imperforated complete set of four, stamp of 5k bronze, red and lilac in two singles, all others are in horizontal pairs, full OG, LH or hinged, VF and scarce in pairs
800.00
1052  19
1885, 5k black, light green and red, a part of black zemstvo cancellation, choice copy, VF and scarce, Schmidt #17, rank "RRRR"
1500.00
1053  30a
1902, 5k lilac brown, right sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1054  31a
1904, 5k green, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, LH, F/VF
200.00
1055  1

Nolinsk

1867, 2k black, printed on yellow paper, used on piece, proper manuscript cancellation, fresh and nice, F/VF and extremely rare, Chuchin rank "RRR", ex-Herrick
12000.00
1056  5
1872, 2k black, printed on glossy red paper, nice margins, flawless colors, minor natural inclusion, full OG, previously hinged, VF and very rare, Chuchin rank "RRR", ex-Kirchner
7500.00
1057  8a
1876, 2k black, couche, fresh and nice, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, ex-Lentz
600.00
1058 **/*   9
1910, 2k yellow green, right sheet margin block of twelve (3x4), rough horizontal perforation, very fresh, full OG, NH or LH (one stamp), VF and rare multiple
2000.00
1059 **/*   15, 15a
1915, 2k red, gutter block of eight (4x2), left block of 4 is inverted and forming two horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH or LH (two stamps), VF
150.00
1060  17a, 19a
1915, 1k black on green, and 6k black on blue, rouletted, two horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, LH, F/VF
250.00
1061 **/*   17 var
1915, 1k black, printed on green paper, bottom right corner margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH or LH (one stamp), VF and rare multiple, imperforated variety is not listed either in Chuchin or Schmidt Cat.
1500.00
1062  1b

Novaya Ladoga

1869, 5k yellow green, horizontal pair, left stamp has error "25" at the bottom right value tablet, excellent condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Schmidt rank "R", reportedly 20 copies of this error has been found
750.00
1063 **   2
1869, 5k red, error of color, top sheet margin horizontal strip of three, extremely fresh, no gum as issued, LH on margin only, stamps are NH, VF and rare multiple, Schmidt rank "RR"
2500.00
1064 **/*   3a
1869, 25k red, block of five stamps, contains two couche, very fresh and nice, no gum as issued, previously hinged, VF and rare, ex-Eichenthal
1200.00
1065  4a
1879, 5k red and blue, horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
500.00
1066  1

Novgorod

1868, 3k black, printed on light yellow paper, large margins all around, very fresh, full OG, LH, VF and very rare, Chuchin rank "RR", ex-Lentz
2000.00
1067 **/*   2
1870, 5k black, printed on lilac rose paper, three-side margin block of 14 (7x2 and two at the top), bottom part of a sheet, fresh. full OG, NH or LH/hinged (five stamps), VF, the block is the largest known multiple of this issue
2500.00
1068  3a
1872, 5k black, printed on lilac paper, couche, fresh, full OG, LH, VF
750.00
1069  5
1877, 5k black, printed on lilac rose paper, bottom sheet margin copy, very fresh, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
1070  6
1877, 5k black, printed on lilac rose paper, type 2, nice margins, full OG, LH, VF, Schmidt #6, rank "R"
500.00
1071  7
1879, 5k black, printed on lilac paper, horizontal "pair" - two stamps of different types jointed together by hinge, fresh and nice, full OG, hinged, VF, Schmidt #7, rank "R" for each stamp
500.00
1072  10a
1882, 5k black, printed on yellow paper, vertical strip of three, inverted stamp is in the middle, nice tete-beche pair, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF
500.00
1073  1 var

Novorzhev

1891, 4k gray violet, white horizontal line across the design, horizontal pair, full OG, hinged, VF
600.00
1074  2 var

Odessa

1878, 5k lilac red, black and gray, double impression of lilac red center, horizontal pair, imperforated on the right, full OG, previously hinged, VF
400.00
1075  1

Orgheev

1871, 3k black, printed on paper with vertical blue network, imperforated at the top, neatly cancelled, faults, still F/VF and definitely collectable copy of this rare stamp, Chuchin rank "RR", ex-Lentz
2000.00
1076 (*)   7 var
1879, 3k black, printed on paper without rose network, imperforated at the top, fresh, unused, no gum, F/VF and rare
1000.00
1077  3

Osa

1892, 8k blue and pale greenish blue, bisect used on piece, complete oval zemstvo ds, VF
100.00
1078  21
1898, 2k red, nice and fresh copy, full OG, hinged, VF, Schmidt rank "R"
300.00
1079  5

Pavlograd

1870, 5k reddish lilac, top sheet margin copy, extremely nice, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Chuchin rank "RR", ex-Lentz
1500.00
1080  Schmidt #7 var

Pereslav

1880, 3k dark blue and dark rose, horizontal tete-beche pair, large margins, lightly folded between stamps, fresh, full OG, LH, VF and scarce
1000.00
1081 **/*   Schmidt #8
1881, 3k dark blue and lilac rose, block of six stamps (2x3), contains three horizontal tete-beche pairs, printer's markings, lightly folded between stamps, full OG, previously hinged at the top, VF, ex-Lentz
1000.00
1082  2a

Pereyaslav

1871, 3k black, printed on light yellow paper, horizontal tete-beche pair, shallow thin spots from hinge removal, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, ex-Kirchner
750.00
1083  2

Perm

1872, 3k black, a dot after "ņep", horizontal strip of four different types, nice margins, minor soiling on the right stamps, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
1084  9a
1895, 5k lilac blue, horizontal tete-beche pair, extremely fresh and nice, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
500.00
1085  1

Piriatin

1868, 3k black, printed on orange paper, horizontal pair, no gum as issued, LH, VF and scarce pair
750.00
1086  2a

Podolsk

1874, 5k dark green, horizontal tete-beche pair, fresh, full OG, LH, VF
600.00
1087 **/*   1

Poltava

1903, 1k orange, complete sheet of 20 stamps (4x5) without left margin, white vertical line across the design on stamp of position 20, one stamp has small thin, full OG, hinged mostly on margins, many NH stamps, VF
1000.00
1088  5
1909, violet handstamp "3" on 1k orange, fresh, large part of OG, VF, Schmidt rank "R"
300.00
1089  6
1904, violet handstamp "3" on 6k lilac, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF
200.00
1090  6 var
1904, inverted violet handstamp "3" on 6k lilac, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, reportedly only five copies of inverted surcharges were produced
500.00
1091  7 var
1904, inverted violet handstamp "3" on 10k rose, nice and choice copy, full OG, hinged, VF, reportedly only five stamps with inverted surcharge were printed
500.00
1092 **/U   21, 21 var
1908, violet handstamp "3" on 1k orange, block of 4, two top stamps have inverted surcharges, favor boxed cancellation at the top, full OG, bottom stamps are NH, top ones - hinged, VF
250.00
1093 **/U   21 var
1908, placed horizontally violet handstamp "3" on 1k orange, block of four, two top stamps have favor red oval zemstvo cancellation, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF
500.00
1094  22 var
1908, violet handstamp "3" on 6k violet brown, horizontal pair, surcharge is placed horizontally (left) or inverted, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
1095  23, 23 var
1908, violet handstamp "3" on 10k carmine rose, horizontal pair, right stamp has inverted surcharge, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1096  24 var
1908, placed diagonally violet handstamp "3" on 15k green, horizontal pair, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
1097  33
1911, black surcharge 1k on 3k dark blue, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF, Schmidt rank "R"
250.00
1098  36
1911, red surcharge 1k on 6k violet brown, fresh and nice, full OG, LH, F/VF, Schmidt rank "R"
250.00
1099  39-40
1911, black surcharge 1k over violet handstamp "3" on 1k orange and 6k violet brown, set of two stamps, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, Schmidt rank "R" for each stamp
500.00
1100  43a
1911, violet diagonal surcharge 1k on 6k grayish green and red brown, wide margin imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF, only 100 copies of this stamp were produced
150.00
1101  45a
1911, violet diagonal surcharge 1k on 10k red brown and grayish green, three-side margin horizontal imperforated pair, large part of OG, VF, only 140 copies of this stamp were produced
200.00
1102  46a
1911, rose diagonal surcharge 1k on 15k lilac and gray, left sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, hinged, VF, only 140 copies of this stamp were produced
150.00
1103  55
1911, red surcharge 3k on 2k blue and gray brown, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1104  67a
1912, provisional black surcharge 20k on 6k grayish green and red brown, nice margin imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF and rare, only 16 imperforated copies of this stamp were produced
1000.00
1105  68
1912, provisional black surcharge 30k on 5k carmine rose and olive green, fresh, full OG, LH, VF, Schmidt rank "R", 84 copies of this stamp were printed
250.00
1106  69 var
1912, provisional double black surcharge 40k on 10k red brown and grayish green, full OG, hinged, VF and very rare
500.00
1107  74a-82a
1912, Huts issue, 1k-50k, imperforated complete set of seven, stamp of 1k has small thin, all others with full OG or a part of OG, F/VF and very rare, only 20 imperforated complete set were printed
4000.00
1108  76a var
1912, Huts issue, 3k gray black and carmine, imperforated copy, large "3" variety, in addition the stamp has printer's watermark, part of OG, VF
250.00
1109 **/*   10 var

Priluky

1893, 5k black, printed on dark lilac paper, complete sheet of 16 stamps, contains four blocks of 4, bottom part is inverted and forming four tete-beche pairs, slight fold between stamps, full OG, hinged on corners, tete-beche are NH, VF and rare multiple
1000.00
1110  3

Pskov

1875, 5k violet, two pen cross cancelled stamps on large piece, blue zemstvo ds is alongside, VF
100.00
1111 **/*   4, 4a
1880, 5k bright lilac, block of nine stamps (3x3), contains two tete-beche pairs, fresh, full OG, NH or LH (one stamp), ex-Eichenthal
400.00
1112 **/*   5, 5a
1877, 5k lilac, complete sheet of 71 stamps, including two tete-beche pairs, fresh, full OG, previously hinged on margins only, stamps are NH, VF
1250.00
1113 **/*   6, 6a
1877, 5k lilac, rouletted, complete sheet of 71 stamps, including two tete-beche pairs, fresh, full OG, hinged mostly on margins, NH or LH, VF and rare multiple
5000.00
1114 **/*   Schmidt #18
1894, black surcharge 3(k) and obliteration by circle on 10k multicolored, vertical pair of two different types of surcharge, full OG, LH (top stamp) or NH, VF, Chuchin #22-23
200.00
1115  Schmidt #19 var
1894, black surcharge 3(k) and double obliteration by vertical bars on 10k multicolored, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Chuchin #19 var
300.00
1116  1a

Rostov

1871, 5k blue, couche, absolutely perfect quality, full OG, hinged, VF and rare
750.00
1117 (*)   4a
1881, 2k blue, horizontal tete-beche pair, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
150.00
1118 **/*   4, 7, 7a
1889, 2k blue, se-tenant block of 24 stamps, bottom part of a sheet, block of eight stamps on the left is #7, contains two horizontal tete-beche pairs, block of 16 on the right is #4, light horizontal fold, full OG, hinged mostly on margins, primarily NH stamps, VF and scarce multiple
1000.00
1119 **/*   8, 8a
1892, 2k indigo blue, complete sheet of 43 stamps, contains seven couche, two light folds mostly between stamps, full OG, hinged on margins, many stamps are NH, VF and rare multiple
1500.00
1120 **   Schmidt #3

Ryazan

1868, 2k blue, sheet margin diamond shaped stamp, minor gum crease, full OG, hinged on margin only, stamp is NH, VF
500.00
1121 **/*   6, 6b, 7b
1873, 2k lilac gray, printed on thin (0.07mm) or thick (0.1mm) paper, and 2k gold, printed on thick (0.1mm) paper, three blocks of four, minor marginal faults, generally fresh, full OG, mostly NH, VF
400.00
1122  10
1875, 2k bronze, slightly reduced margin on the left, still fresh, full OG, hinged, fine copy
250.00
1123  2a

Ryazhsk

1887, 3k black, printed on lilac paper, horizontal tete-beche pair, 5mm reinforced scissors separation between stamps, otherwise fresh, full OG, hinged, VF appearance
150.00
1124  1

Rzhev

1868, 2k black, without "Stars", pen cross cancellation, nice balanced margins, VF, Schmidt #9, rank "RR" in Chuchin and Schmidt Cat.
2000.00
1125  1a
1869, 2k black, "open Stars", pen cross cancellation, nice margins, full OG, VF and rare, Schmidt #12, Chuchin rank "RRR", ex-Lentz
2000.00
1126  Schmidt #24
1887, 2k black, printed on white paper, horizontal pair, perfect quality, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce in pair
750.00
1127  Schmidt #24
1887, 2k black, printed on white paper, used on piece, manuscript cancellation, fresh, VF
300.00
1128    Schmidt #25
1887, 2k black, clear printing on yellowish paper, used on local cover addressed to zemstvo Administration, fresh and VF
1000.00
1129 **/*   1

Saransk

1905, 5k black, printed on green paper, complete sheet of 40 stamps (10x4), lightly mounted on a piece from the Collection, nice and fresh, full OG, NH or hinged (four stamps), VF
750.00
1130  1

Sarapul

1893, 2k orange, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF
500.00
1131  4
1893, 2k green, neat manuscript cancellation, fresh and flawless, VF, ex-Lentz
500.00
1132  5
1893, 2k carmine, manuscript cancellation, fresh and nice, VF, ex-Lentz
500.00
1133 **/*   3

Saratov

1874, 5k blue, block of six (3x2), very fresh and nice, full OG, NH or VLH (two stamps), VF
800.00
1134  3a
1874, 5k dark blue, nice margins, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
1135  Schmidt #16

Shadrinsk

1880, dark violet surcharge 3k on 5k red lilac, nice and choice, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1136  Schmidt #17
1880, black surcharge 3k on 5k red lilac, fresh, large part of OG, VF
150.00
1137  22
1889, 3k brownish lilac, perforation 11 1/2, nicely cancelled on piece with complete oval zemstvo ds, fresh, VF and scarce, Schmidt #24, rank "RR"
1000.00
1138  23
1890, 3k blue and red, framed by thin lines, full OG, previously hinged, VF, mint stamp of this issue is quite scarce
250.00
1139  23 var
1890, 3k blue and red, framed by thin lines, vertical imperforated pair, bottom stamp with partly missing red color at value tablets, no gum as printed, VF and spectacular item
500.00
1140  3a

Shatsk

1874, 5k black, sheet margin block of three, forming couche, full OG, previously hinged, VF
400.00
1141  4a
1884, 3k black, vertical tete-beche pair, fresh and nice, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1142 **/*   8, 8a
1888, 3k black, printed on rose paper, rouletted, block of six (2x3), contains two horizontal tete-beche pairs, extremely nice, full OG, previously hinged, one tete-beche is NH, VF
400.00
1143  14a
1889, 3k red, printed on gray paper, "18-89" instead of denomination at the top value tablets, full OG, hinged, F/VF
300.00
1144 **/*   1

Shlisselburg

1866, 5k black, printed on dark green paper, block of eight (4x2), fresh and nice, full OG, NH or LH (four stamps), VF and scarce multiple
1500.00
1145  1a

Skopin

1871, 3k blue, couche, tiny thin spot from hinge removal, very fresh and nice, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1146  7
1902, 5k brown lilac, horizontal pair, perfect condition, full OG, LH, VF and scarce in pair, ex-Lentz
500.00
1147 */(*)   1-2

Smolensk

1894, complete set of two, first one has minor thin at the bottom, unused no gum; the other one - full OG, hinged, both are VF
300.00
1148 **/*   Schmidt #2

Staraya Russa

1881, 5k greenish blue, vertical strip of three, slight gum creases, still very fresh, full OG, NH (one stamp) or LH/hinged, VF
300.00
1149  1

Starobyelsk

1876, 3k blue, horizontal pair of two different types, full OG, previously hinged, VF
250.00
1150 **/*   Schmidt #3
1876, 3k lilac blue, block of six (2x3), three different types of stamps, fresh, full OG, NH or LH (two bottom stamps), VF
400.00
1151 (*)   Schmidt #5
1876, 3k light lilac blue, block of eight (2x4), four different types of stamps, some perforation reinforcing, fresh and nice, unused, no gum, VF and scarce multiple
1250.00
1152  Schmidt #19
1881, 3k lilac blue, perforation 11, type 2, extremely nice, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, Schmidt rank "RR"
1500.00
1153 (*)   Schmidt #21 var
1882, 3k blue, right sheet margin horizontal pair imperforated between stamps and on the sides, in addition right stamp has "gree" instead of "three" variety, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
500.00
1154 **   2a

Sudzha

1886, 5k red, top sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, fresh, full OG, hinged on margin only, stamps are NH, VF
150.00
1155  1

Syzran

1872, 5k blue, printed on reddish lilac paper, large part of zemstvo ds, fresh, VF and very rare nicely cancelled copy
2500.00
1156  3

Tambov

1872, 5k lilac, nice margins all around, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Chuchin rank "R", ex-Kirchner
500.00
1157  Schmidt #7

Tikhvin

1871, no value indicated, blue, usual soiling, large part of OG, F/VF, Schmidt rank "R", ex-Herrick
1000.00
1158  Schmidt #8
1872, no value indicated, brownish red, printed on yellowish paper, perfect quality, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1159 **/*   Schmidt #11
1874, 5k blue, complete sheet of 15 stamps (5x3), intact margins and fresh, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF and scarce
1500.00
1160  Schmidt #12
1876, 5k dark blue, top sheet margin copy mounted on piece, minor flaws are possible, nevertheless extremely fresh and nice copy, VF and very rare, Chuchin #10, rank "RR" in Schmidt and Chuchin Cat., ex-Lentz, Herrick
15000.00
1161 **   7, 7b var

Totma

1897, 3k multicolored, top right corner margin block of six (2x3), double horizontal perforation between the first and second rows, upper left stamp of the block has blank top value tablets, upper right stamp with light impression of values at the top, very fresh and nice, full OG, NH or LH (one stamp), F/VF and attractive item
700.00
1162  5a

Tver

1875, 2k rose and blue, printed on white semi-transparent paper, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1163  Schmidt #6

Urzhum

1899, 2k rose, two thin inner lines, horizontal pair, complete blue oval zemstvo ds, fresh, F/VF, Schmidt rank "R" for each stamp
500.00
1164  Schmidt #8
1901, 2k carmine, printed on netted paper, fresh copy with intact perforation, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Schmidt rank "RR"
1000.00
1165  Schmidt #3

Ustiuzhna

1889, 3k black, printed on yellow rose paper, this type of paper has been used for the first issue, nice and fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF and extremely rare, Schmidt rank "RRRR", reportedly only two copies are known, a common stamp on rose orange paper is added for comparison
5000.00
1166  19a-21a, 23a
1897, 3k black on various paper, set of four stamps in vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
400.00
1167 **/*   4

Ustsysolsk

1876, 3k black, printed on glossy dark red paper, vertical pair, absolutely perfect quality, full OG, top stamp is LH, bottom one is NH, VF
300.00
1168 **/*   12, 12a
1886, 2k black, printed on green paper, block of 18 (6x3), left part is inverted, forming three horizontal tete-beche pairs, light vertical fold between stamps, full OG, NH or LH (six stamps), VF
400.00
1169  7a

Valki

1898, 5k red, horizontal tete-beche pair, nice and fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF
300.00
1170  1, 1a

Vasil

1871, colorless embossing 5k, two stamps printed on white or on grayish paper, perfect quality, full OG, previously hinged, VF
250.00
1171  1

Verkhnednieprovsk

1866, 4k black, left sheet margin horizontal pair, nice and flawless, full OG, LH, VF
500.00
1172 **/*   18a-19a

Vessiegonsk

1895, 3k and 10k, complete set of two in vertical imperforated pairs, fresh, no gum as issued, LH at the top stamps, VF, ex-Schmidt
300.00
1173  1a

Volsk

1888, 3k black and blue, horizontal imperforated pair, excellent condition, full OG, LH, VF
300.00
1174 **/*   2

Yelets

1875, violet handstamp 5k on thick paper, block of four, light horizontal fold between stamps, very fresh, full OG, previously hinged at the top stamps, bottom ones - NH, VF
500.00
1175 **/*   4

Yelisavetgrad

1875, 10k red, block of five stamps (2x3), middle right position blank, light horizontal fold between stamps, full OG, NH or LH (three stamps), VF
400.00
1176  11c

Zadonsk

1888, 5k blue and red, printed on vertically laid paper, fresh, full OG, LH, VF and really scarce stamp
400.00
1177  28
1893, 5k red, absolutely perfect copy, full OG, LH, VF, Schmidt #37, rank "RR"
500.00
1178  32
1894, 5k yellow orange, horizontal pair, very fresh and nice, full OG, hinged, VF and extremely rare in pair, Schmidt #38, rank "RR" for each stamp
3000.00
1179  Schmidt #39
1894, 5k blue, nice and choice copy, full OG, hinged, VF and rare, Schmidt rank "RR"
2500.00
1180 **/*   47, 47a
1902, 1k orange, complete sheet of 36 (9x4), contains two tete-beche pairs, minor perf separations, fresh and nice, full OG, NH or LH, VF
500.00
1181  3b

Zienkov

1880, 3k pale red, nice margins, tiny violet ink soiling at the bottom left corner, very fresh, full OG, hinged, VF, Chuchin and Schmidt Cat. rank "R", ex-Lentz
500.00
1182  5
1882, 3k brown, large balanced margins, shallow thin spot from hinge removal, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Schmidt #3, rank "R", ex-Lentz
500.00
1183 **/*   Schmidt #2, var

Zmeinogorsk

1917(?), 35k black, printed on grayish paper, complete sheet of four, contains tete-beche in the middle, intact margins and extremely fresh, full OG, two side stamps are LH, tete-beche is NH, VF and extremely rare
12000.00
1184  7, 7a

Zolotonosha

1891, black handstamp "3" on 2k black, green and yellow, block of five, contains two couche, fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
1200.00