Lots 941 - 1123, Catalogue of Auction #32 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
941  3a

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

Ardatov

1880, 5k red, sheet margin horizontal tete-beche pair, light fold between stamps, full OG, LH, VF
600.00
942 **/*   22a
1904, 3k grayish green, pane of 25 without margins, full OG, NH or LH (4)
 
150.00
943 **/*   29a
1909, 3k black, printed on red paper, complete sheet of 12, including six tete-beche pairs, vertical fold between stamps, full OG, LH on margins, stamps are NH, VF
600.00
944 **/*   32a
1910, 3k black, printed on grayish green paper, complete sheet of 12, including six tete-beche pairs, tiny thin spot on margin only, full OG, hinged on margins, stamps are NH, VF
600.00
945 **   40
1914-16, 3k dark blue, complete sheet of 25, margins are partly folded, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
946 */U   Schmidt #1/43

Ardatov
Collection

1878-1911, 127 primarily mint stamps (11 used) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, neatly identified different types of stamps, listed and unlisted in Schmidt Cat. printings and plate varieties, as well as various zemstvo cancellations, generally nice and fresh, mainly OG, F/VF, ex-Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $2,800++
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2500.00
947  6

Arzamas

1880, 5k red, printed on quadrille paper, type 1, full OG, LH, VF and rare, Schmidt rank "RRR", 6 copies has been recorded
5000.00
948 (*)   Schmidt #14

Atkarsk

1882, 3k red and light blue, fresh, unused, no gum, VF, Chuchin #8 fn, rank "R"
300.00
949 **/*   1

Bakhmut

1901, 1k brown lilac, complete sheet of 25, margins are partly folded, full OG, NH or LH (5), VF
150.00
950 */U   Schmidt #1-15

Belebey - Collection

1890-1908, 173 primarily mint stamps (4 used) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, as well as numerous proofs. The collection contains imperforated issues, different types of stamps, listed and unlisted varieties, great lot for breaking for retail or further expansion, mostly OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $2,900++
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2500.00
951 (*)   3

Berdyansk

1882, 10k black, green and greenish blue, printed on vertically laid paper, tiny thin at the top right corner, otherwise fresh, unused, F/VF, Schmidt rank "RR"
1500.00
952  2

Bobrov

1878, 3k black, printed on lilac rose paper, three stamps of all different types, slight gum creases, full OG, hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
1500.00
953 (*)   7
1879, 3k black, printed on light blue paper, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
500.00
954 **   48a

Bielozersk

1898, 2k carmine, imperforated top right corner margin strip of three, full OG, NH (LH on the top of margin), VF
200.00
955  76 var

Provisional surcharges

The Second issue

1908, surcharge 3k on 2k green, printed on yellow paper, top left corner margin block of four, surcharge on stamps and on the left margin, full OG, hinged, VF and spectacular piece
300.00
956  Schmidt #83 var

The Third issue

1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k carmine rose, horizontal pair, full OG, hinged, F/VF and rare
1250.00
957  Schmidt #85 imp
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k ultra, imperforated copy, full OG, hinged, F/VF
600.00
958  Schmidt #88
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k dark lilac, printed on yellow paper, right sheet margin horizontal pair, positions 9-10, full OG, hinged, F/VF, each stamp has rank "R"
750.00
959  Schmidt #88 var
1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k dark violet, printed on yellow paper, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, hinged, VF and very rare
2500.00
960  Schmidt #90
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k gray, printed on yellow paper, right sheet margin copy, full OG, hinged, F/VF
120.00
961  Schmidt #91
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k yellowish brown, left sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, LH, F/VF
250.00
962  Schmidt #92
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k yellowish brown, printed on yellow paper, position 2, full OG, hinged, F/VF, Schmidt rank "RR"
600.00
963  Schmidt #94 var
1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k brick red, printed on yellow paper, left sheet margin copy, full OG, hinged, VF and rare, rank "R" for a "common" stamp
600.00
964  Schmidt #95 imp
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k red, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, hinged, F/VF and rare, a perforated stamp has rank "R"
1250.00
965  Schmidt #96
1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k green, left sheet margin copy, full OG, hinged, F/VF
600.00
966 **/*   84
1913, 3k brown, printed on porous rough paper, imperforated left sheet margin strip of six of all different types of stamps, several pre-printing paper folds, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
967    Schmidt #11

Bogorodsk

1885, stationery envelope 10k blue, size 190x128mm, sent as money letter from Oseevskoye Volost to Bogorodsk zemstvo administration, sealed with wax, VF and very rare
1000.00
968 **/*   65
1892, 5k blue, printed on thick paper, complete sheet of 15 (3x5), full OG, NH or hinged (1), VF
200.00
969    86
1894, 4k red, right sheet margin copy, used on postal notice, cancelled by Bogorodsk zemstvo ds, VF
250.00
970    135
1896, 3k red brown, used on postal notice, cancelled by Bogorodsk zemstvo ds, VF
250.00
971 */U   Schmidt #2/85

Bogorodsk - Collection

1871-96, 265 mint stamps (13 used on pieces) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, numerous printings and plate varieties, as well as various zemstvo cancellations, generally nice and fresh, mostly with OG, F/VF, many stamps from K. Schmidt and E. Lentz collections, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $7,350++
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6000.00
972    Schmidt #1/14

Bogorodsk - Postal Stationery Collection

1869-79, lot of seven different postal stationery envelopes on VARIO pages, minor flaws, mostly fresh, unused, F/VF or better
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300.00
973  2

Borovichy

1872, 5k black and red, diamond shaped stamp, nice margins, pen cancelled on piece, VF
250.00
974  4
1876, 3k bronze, manuscript cancellation, small faults, still fine and collectable copy of this scarce stamp, rank "RR"
750.00
975  3

Bronnitzy

1893, 5k indigo and lilac rose, block of 20 (5x4), invalidating black diagonal lines, full OG, mostly NH, VF
150.00
976  4

Bugulma

1883, 2k gray blue, huge margins all around, manuscript cancellation, slightly rounded bottom left corner is mentioned for accuracy only, VF and rare, rank "R"
750.00
977  4a
1883, 2k black blue, used on piece, pen cross and blue oval zemstvo ds, VF and rare, Ferrary-Faberge handstamp on reverse, rank "R"
1000.00
978  4

Buzuluk

1877, 3k green and red, top sheet margin copy, slightly toned full OG, hinged, VF and very rare, rank "R"
5000.00
979 **/*   17a, 21

Byezhetsk

1893, 3k black, printed on rose paper, se-tenant sheet of two different stamps, top part is inverted and forming six tete-beche pairs, tiny corner thins from hinge removal, full OG, many NH, VF
500.00
980 */U   Schmidt 1/30

Byezhetsk - Collection

1872-94, 178 mostly mint stamps (13 used, some on pieces) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs and blocks, various types of stamps, numerous plate varieties, nice collection, mainly OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $3,730++
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3000.00
981  11-12, 26

Cherdyn

1893-99, three stamps of 2k, straight line Volost cancellations - Gayno, Sypuchi i Tulpan’,F/VF
100.00
982  29
1909, 4k brown, bisect (2k) cancelled on piece by blue oval zemstvo ds, VF, only a few such bisects are known
500.00
983    29
1909, 4k brown used on wrapper addressed to Zemstvo Administration, cancelled by zemstvo ds, the stamp has been used as a paper seal, and it was broken on time of opening, VF, ex-Faberge
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100.00
984 **/*   30
1907, 2k red, complete sheet of ten (5x2), misperforated, two stamps with small thins, full OG, NH (6) or hinged, VF appearance
150.00
985    30
1907, 2k red, horizontal pair, used on registered cover addressed to Zemstvo Administration, cancelled by blue zemstvo "18.Mai.1907" ds, VF, ex-Faberge
150.00
986  2

Chistopol

1907, 2k multicolored with additional outer frame, neatly cancelled, VF and scarce, Schmidt #2, rank "RRR"
1000.00
987    4

Dankov

1889, cover from Volost Kudryavshchino in Dankov zemstvo, addressed to Moscow, franked on reverse by 3k black and green, pen cross cancelled, paid for local delivery, upon arrival to Dankov uprated by Imperial 7k blue, postmarked on arrival, in addition boxed "K.Ya." (Commercial Box) ds was placed alongside, mostly VF
500.00
988  1

Dmitriev

1871, 3k black, gorgeous copy, a part of blue official seal is on reverse, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
989 **/*   3

Dukhovstshchina

1874, 6k black, printed on lilac rose paper, complete sheet of eight (2x4), all different types, one stamp has pinhole, full OG, NH or hinged (2), VF
1000.00
990  1

Gadiach

1884, 3k green and carmine rose, nicely cancelled on piece, VF and attractive
500.00
991 **/*   14
1889, 3k blue and red, complete sheet of ten (5x2), full OG, NH, hinged on margins, VF
100.00
992    28
1898, two stamps of 3k yellow green and red, used on cover from Volost Rusanovka to Zemstvo Administration, volost seal and manuscript cancellation, VF
200.00
993 */U   Schmidt #2/49

Gadiach - Collection

1884-1912, 194 mint stamps (20 used, several on pieces) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, a lot of printings and plate varieties; in general nice collection, vast majority has OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $3,200++
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2500.00
994 **   8

Gdov

1890, 2k black, printed on bluish gray paper, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), full OG, NH, VF
1500.00
995 (*)   10a

Glazov

1898, 2k black and olive green, block of seven, containing three couche, scissors separation in the middle reinforced by hinge, unused, no gum, VF appearance
400.00
996    12
1905, cover from Bykovskoye Volost to Viatka Govt Court, franked by 2k dark blue, cancelled with violet oval zemstvo seal and punched, paid for local delivery, upon arrival to Glazov uprated by Imperial 7k blue,postmarked on arrival, sealed with wax, F/VF
100.00
997 */U   Schmidt #1-2

Glazov Medicine stamps

1914, page from the Baughman Collection, representing 13 stamps, seven of 5k blue, and six of 10k red, perforated and imperforated, two perforated pairs showing complete oval zemstvo cancellations, VF and interesting lot
1000.00
998 (*)   6, 6a

Griazovets

1881, 4k red, block of eight (4x2), contains two horizontal tete-beche pairs is in the middle, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
500.00
999  11a
1889, 4k black, typo printing, horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
300.00
1000  24a
1890, 4k yellow, vertical tete-beche pair, slight fold between stamps, full OG, hinged, VF
250.00
1001  36-39
1893, 4k rose, horizontal se-tenant tete-beche pair, tied on piece with First Day "26.Apr.93" cancellation, VF and scarce
300.00
1002  115 var
1909, 2k light blue, horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps and on the left, full OG, hinged, F/VF
150.00
1003 **   3a

Irbit

1880, 4k black, printed on green paper, block of ten (5x2), different center designs, contains five vertical tete-beche pairs, slight vertical fold between stamps, no gum as issued, VF
750.00
1004    3
1884, 4k black, printed on green paper, used on money letter addressed to Irbit, zemstvo oval ds and manuscript cancellation, sealed with wax, mostly VF, ex-Faberge
250.00
1005  9/21
1890-1913, lot of nine stamps, including three pairs, representing six different types of Irbit zemstvo cancellations, five of them on pieces, fresh, VF, ex-Lentz
300.00
1006  21-22, 24

Kadnikov

1913-15, five stamps, including two horizontal pairs used on pieces, each item is bearing First Day cancellation, fresh, VF
300.00
1007  1

Kherson

1867, 10k orange, pen cross cancellation, tiny thin, large part of OG, VF appearance
500.00
1008  11c var

Kobelaky

1906, 3k carmine rose, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
1009  3

Kotelnich

1870, 3k black, printed on orange paper, counterfoil is attached, paper adhesions on reverse, otherwise full OG, hinged, VF
350.00
1010 **/*   7
1871, 3k black and blue, complete sheet of 16, each stamp with attached counterfoil, one stamp has small thin, slight horizontal fold between stamps, otherwise full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Lentz
1000.00
1011 **/*   Schmidt #26
1911, 5k blue, complete sheet of 50 (10x5), missing margin at the bottom left, minor facial soiling, otherwise full OG, NH, hinged on margins, VF
300.00
1012  11 var

Krasny

1912, 3k multicolored, printed on yellow paper, top margin horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1013 (*)   28b var

Kremenchug

1913, 3k black, yellow and gray blue, block of 12 (4x3) from the foot of a printer's sheet, contains two tete-beche pairs, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
500.00
1014  Schmidt #23
1914, 3k brown, horizontal imperforated pair, complete First Day cancellation, fresh, VF, ex-Lentz
150.00
1015  2

Lebedian

1870's, 5k gray green, type 1, pen cross cancellation, VF and scarce, ex-Faberge, rank "RR"
1000.00
1016  3
1870's, 5k lilac rose and yellow, pen cancellation, repaired on the left, otherwise F/VF and collectable copy of this rare stamp, rank "RR"
2500.00
1017  6
1875, 5k lilac, pen cross cancellation, repaired, still F/VF appearance, rank "R"
500.00
1018 **/*   5a

Lokhvitsa

1904, 1k yellowish brown, imperforated block of ten (5x2), vertical crease is affecting two stamps, fresh, full OG, NH (4) or LH, VF, the largest known multiple of this issue, ex-Faberge
2500.00
1019 **/*   7a
1904, 3k bluish green, imperforated block of ten (5x2), two stamps are creased, fresh, full OG, NH (2) or LH, VF, the largest known multiple, ex-Faberge
2500.00
1020 **/*   18 var
1910, handstamped violet surcharge 3k on 1k red brown, complete sheet of 42 (6x7), surcharge is placed at the top on each stamp, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Faberge
2000.00
1021  18 var
1910, handstamped violet surcharge 3k on 1k red brown, block of four imperforated horizontally between stamps, full OG, hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
400.00
1022  18 var
1910, handstamped violet surcharge 3k on 1k red brown, horizontal pair, imperforated vertically between stamps, full OG, hinged, ex-Faberge
200.00
1023  19 var
1910, handstamped double violet surcharge 3k on 2k blue, top left corner margin horizontal pair, left stamp has one of two surcharges inverted (at the top), oval zemstvo ds, VF and possibly unique piece, ex-Faberge
1500.00
1024  20 var
1910, handstamped violet surcharge 6k on 1k red brown, horizontal pair imperforated vertically between stamps, full OG, hinged, F/VF, ex-Faberge
200.00
1025 **/*   21
1910, handstamped violet surcharge 6k on 2k blue, complete sheet of 28 (4x7), one stamp with soiling, full OG, NH or hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
1500.00
1026  24 var
1910, horizontal instead of diagonal surcharge 3k on 10k blue violet, full OG, hinged, fine and scarce, only a few such errors exist
500.00
1027  33b var
1910, 1k black and yellow, horizontal imperforated pair, center is inverted, full OG, hinged, VF and rare, ex-Faberge
2500.00
1028 **/*   57-58
1915, 1k gray violet, position 4, error of layout of printer's sheet of 3k denomination, complete sheet of 25 with double perforation, full OG, NH or LH, VF, ex-Faberge
3500.00
1029  13 var

Luga

1886, 3k rose red, vertical pair, imperforated horizontally at the top, bottom and between stamps, full OG, LH, VF, ex-Ruben
200.00
1030  1a

Malmyzh

1870, 2k lilac rose, violet ink at the top, fresh, VF, rank "R", ex-Faberge
600.00
1031 **/*   8a-9a
1894-97, 2k blue and 2k brownish lilac, both printed on thick paper, complete sheets of 16 and 20 respectively, full OG, mostly NH, VF
300.00
1032  4

Maloarkhangelsk

1880, 5k black, type 5, tiny thin from hinge removal, full OG, VF appearance, rank "R"
750.00
1033 **/*   2b

Mariupol

1874, 5k black, printed on white paper, complete sheet of 12 (3x4), intact margins and extremely fresh, full OG, two stamps are LH, all others - NH, VF and rare, ex-Kirchner
5000.00
1034  25

Morshansk

1893, four-color imperforated plate proof of 5k, two different copies, no gum as produced, VF
150.00
1035  5

Nikolsk

1914, 2k brown, horizontal strip of three used piece, tied by complete black oval zemstvo ds, VF
100.00
1036 **/*   8 var

Nolinsk

1879, 2k black, postmaster rouletted, complete sheet of 30 (6x5), full OG, NH or hinged, VF and very rare
2500.00
1037 **/*   13
1911, 2k light green, complete sheet of 84 (7x12), minor perf separations, full OG, NH or LH, VF
1500.00
1038  18 var
1915, 3k black, printed on rose paper, rouletted, imperforated horizontally at the top, bottom and between stamps, no gum as issued, LH, VF and rare
1000.00
1039 (*)   2

Novaya Ladoga

1869, 5k red, error of color, slightly toned paper, unused, no gum, F/VF, Schmidt #3, rank "RR", ex-Schmidt
600.00
1040 (*)   2a
1869, 5k red, error of color, in addition "25" at the bottom right value tablet, reduced margin and slight soiling at the bottom, fresh, unused, F/VF and very rare, five copies of this rarity are known, Schmidt #5, rank "RRR"
5000.00
1041  15

Novgorod

1898, 5k multicolored, used on large piece together with three Imperial stamps, representing Samokrazhskoye Volost and Novgorod zemstvo cancellations, VF and colorful item
300.00
1042 (*)   3

Okhansk

1871, 3k dark blue, rounded "3" in denomination, tiny thin spot, fresh, unused, VF, ex-Schmidt, Ferrary-Faberge handstamp on reverse
1000.00
1043  1

Orgheev

1871, 3k black on paper with blue network, repaired at the bottom left, F/VF appearance and definitely collectable copy of this rare issue, rank "RR"
2000.00
1044  2
1871, 6k black on paper with rose network, imperforated on the right, minute thin spot is mentioned for accuracy only, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare, rank "RR"
2500.00
1045 */U   Schmidt #3-25

Orgheev - Collection

1873-1910, 172 primarily mint stamps (37 used, some on pieces) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples. The collection contains different types of stamps, paper and printing varieties, including three copies of 3k black on paper used for printing of 6k, also two stamps of #16 from the first printing, perfect condition, mostly OG, F/VF, vast majority from E. Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $5,700++
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5000.00
1046  3

Osa

1896, 8k blue and green, bisect (4k) used on piece with complete oval zemstvo ds, VF, Schmidt #8
100.00
1047  9-12
1894-95, lot of seven stamps, including three pairs, represents all existing Volost cancellations of Osa zemstvo, fresh, mostly VF and rare assembly
500.00
1048  18
1897, 8k dark blue and olive green, bisect and a quarter (6k) used on piece with complete oval zemstvo ds, VF and possibly unique combination
2000.00
1049  Schmidt #46-47
1908-09, 6k carmine rose and 3k yellow green, separated angles, two horizontal pairs, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1050 */U   Schmidt #1/7

Ostashkov - Collection

1878-1906, 48 mostly mint stamps (9 used) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs and blocks, various types of stamps, paper and printing varieties, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, nice quality collection, mostly OG, F/VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,060++
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800.00
1051 */U   Schmidt #1-5

Ostrogozhsk - Collection

1879-85, 69 mint stamps (1 used on pieces) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs, strips and blocks, various types of stamps, numerous plate varieties, perfect quality, mainly OG, F/VF, generally from E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $2,200++
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2000.00
1052  5

Ostrov

1902, 3k dark green and light green, horizontal strip of five, used on piece, two complete zemstvo cancellations, VF
200.00
1053 */U   Schmidt #1-14

Penza - Collection

1899-1912, 75 mostly mint stamps (2 used) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs and blocks, including three stamps with printer's watermark, different types of stamps, nice collection in every respect, generally OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,080++
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800.00
1054  2

Pereslav

1877, 3k black, printed on bluish green paper, "Vladim." at the top inscription, reduced margin at the top and on the left, but not touched, full OG, hinged, F/VF, rank "RR"
1500.00
1055 **/*   4
1880, 3k blue and lilac rose, block of eight (2x4), printer's marking at sides, slight horizontal crease, otherwise full OG, NH or LH on margins, VF
500.00
1056  13 var

Pereyaslav

1889, 5k red, printed on yellow paper, horizontal pair, imperforated vertically between stamps and on the left, minute thin, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1057 */U   Schmidt #2/19

Perm - Collection

1872-1919, 59 mostly mint stamps (7 used) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs and blocks, including the Soviet issue, different types of stamps, plate varieties, mainly OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,300++
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1200.00
1058  1, 3-4 imp

Poltava

1903, 1k orange, 6k violet, and 10k rose, three stamps in imperforated pairs, full OG, LH or hinged, VF and very rare, especially pair of 6k, ex-Faberge
10000.00
1059 **/*   6-7
1904, violet handstamped surcharge 3(k) on 6k violet, and on 10k rose, top left corner margin blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH, VF, ex-Lentz, Faberge
1500.00
1060  21 var
1909, violet handstamped surcharge 3(k) on 1k orange, block of four, surcharges are placed diagonally, two of them are inverted, favor boxed zemstvo ds is placed at the top, full OG, VF
750.00
1061 **   36a
1911, black surcharge 1k on 6k brown lilac, complete sheet of 25, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1062 **/*   58
1911, black surcharge 3k on 5k carmine and green, sheet of 21 (3x7), including all recorded surcharge varieties, top margin is missing, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
150.00
1063 **/*   Schmidt #82-110 imp
1912, Official issue, 29 imperforated stamps, including medical districts - complete set of 10, public schools - complete set of 10, agricultural districts - complete set of six, veterinary districts - complete set of two, and astamp for the Machekh Shelter, some with sheet margins, extremely fresh and nice, full OG, some NH, vast majority is LH, VF and very rare assembly
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15000.00
1064    Schmidt #84/118
1912, collection of 15 local covers on black Lindner pages, each cover is addressed to Poltava zemstvo administration, franked by all different official stamps, five sent from medical districts, eight - from public schools, one - from veterinary district, and one with overprint "Private", various zemstvo markings, generally VF and rare, ex-Faberge, Lindenmayer
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12000.00
1065 **/*   71-73
1912, 1k-3k, complete set of three in horizontal sheet margin pairs, full OG, NH or LH, VF
1500.00
1066  71 var
1912, 1k black and light blue, Coat of Arms is inverted, fresh, full OG, LH, VF and extremely rare, one of two stamps with this variety, ex-Bade, Faberge
10000.00
1067  71 var
1912, 1k black and light blue, denomination is above Coat of Arms, full OG, LH, VF and rare, only 15 such varieties possible, ex-Bade, Faberge
2500.00
1068  71 var
1912, 1k black and light green, enlarged copy with denomination at the top and at the bottom, full OG, LH, VF and very rare, only 5 copies possible, ex-Bade, Faberge
5000.00
1069  72 var
1912, 3k black and rose, Coat of Arms is inverted, fresh, full OG, LH, VF and extremely rare, one of two stamps with this variety, ex-Bade, Faberge
10000.00
1070  78 var
1912, Huts issue, 10k black, violet and gray, left sheet margin copy, denomination "10" is omitted on the right, full OG, hinged, VF, reportedly the only known stamp of this variety
3000.00
1071 **/*   Schmidt #1/10

Priluky - Collection

1879-85, 36 mint stamps in blocks of four (6) or in blocks of six (2) on VARIO pages, various types of stamps, perfect condition, full OG, VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,060++
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1000.00
1072  1

Pskov

1871, 5k lilac, diamond shaped stamp, minute thin from hinge removal, full OG, hinged, VF and very rare, rank "RRR"
5000.00
1073  18
1894, black vertical bars over circle and 3(k) on 10k multicolored, used on piece, complete zemstvo cancellation, VF and rare
1000.00
1074  Schmidt #3

Ryazan

1868, 2k blue, diamond shaped stamp, slightly toned full OG, hinged, VF, rank "R"
400.00
1075  Schmidt #5
1872, 2k blue, diamond shaped stamp, slightly toned full OG, hinged, VF, Chuchin #3, rank "R"
450.00
1076  Schmidt #7
1872, 2k gold, diamond shaped stamp, dried full OG, hinged, VF and scarce
600.00
1077  18 var

Sapozhok

1900, 5k multicolored, vertical pair, missing horizontal perforation at the top, bottom and between stamps, in addition vertically misperforated, full OG, hinged, VF and spectacular piece
200.00
1078  21
1913, 5k black and rose, horizontal pair used on piece, complete First Day cancellation, VF
200.00
1079  1

Sarapul

1893, 2k orange, full OG, previously hinged, VF, ex-Lentz
500.00
1080 **   34, 39

Shadrinsk

1911-13, 3k orange, and 6k dark green, two complete sheets of 25, full OG, NH, VF
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300.00
1081 **/*   Schmidt #30-31

Shatsk

1899-1901, 3k black on green paper, rouletted, two complete sheets of 20 (4x5) and of 24 (4x6) respectively, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
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300.00
1082 **/*   Schmidt #36
1910, 3k black, printed on greenish gray paper, complete sheet of 20 (5x4), bottom margin is missing, full OG, NH or LH, VF
150.00
1083 */U   Schmidt #4/40

Shatsk - Collection

1874-1916, 154 mint stamps (18 used, several on pieces) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, a lot of printings and plate varieties; nice quality collection, primarily OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,680++
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1500.00
1084  9-11

Solikamsk

1892-93, 2k-4k, complete set of three, each stamp is bearing Kudymkor PO Village cancellation, VF
300.00
1085  14
1899, trial color imperforated proofs of 2k, three horizontal pairs, colors - carmine, black and green, first one has insignificant soiling on the left stamp, full OG, hinged, VF
400.00
1086 */U   Schmidt #1/48

Solikamsk - Collection

1887-1915, 275 mint stamps (11 used, several on pieces) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, various types of stamps, different printings identified by Schmidt, First Day cancellations and more; generally great collection, vast majority has OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $3,200++
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2500.00
1087 */U   Schmidt #2-10

Soroki - Collection

1879-98, 48 mint stamps (6 used, one on piece) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, different types of stamps, numerous printings and plate varieties, generally nice and fresh, mostly with OG, F/VF, mainly from E. Lentz collections, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $890++
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750.00
1088 **/*   Schmidt #5 var

Spassk

1884, 3k black, printed on lilac paper, block of eight (4x2), left part is inverted and forming two tete-beche pairs, vertical fold, full OG, NH or LH, VF and scarce
1000.00
1089 */U   Schmidt 1/38

Starobyelsk - Collection

1876-93, 170 primarily mint stamps (7 used) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, identified different types of stamps, listed and unlisted in Schmidt Cat. printings and plate varieties, two dozens of proofs, some zemstvo cancellations. A few stamps with small faults, generally nice and fresh, mainly OG, F/VF, ex-Lentz and others, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $2,770++
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2500.00
1090  6

Sumy

1869, red manuscript 5(k) on 1k blue, minute thin spot, full OG, hinged, VF, Schmidt #6, rank "R"
750.00
1091  1

Syzran

1872, 5k blue and reddish lilac, full OG, hinged, VF and scarce, owner's handstamp on reverse
1000.00
1092    26

Tikhvin

1893, cover from St. Petersburg to Zolotovo Village in Tikhvin zemstvo, franked by Imperial 7k blue, and upon arrival to Tikhvin uprated by 5k multicolored, paid for local delivery, all appropriate markings, VF
500.00
1093  31d
1897, 3k multicolored, gold color is completely omitted, horizontal pair, full OG, hinged, VF
500.00
1094  31e
1897, 3k multicolored, bottom margin imperforated copy, gold color is completely omitted, full OG, hinged, VF
500.00
1095 */U   11/42

Tikhvin - Collection

1874-1903, 88 mostly mint stamps (4 used, one on piece) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs and blocks, different types of stamps, color varieties, mainly OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $2,030++
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1800.00
1096  3a

Tiraspol

1879, 3k multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1097 */U   Schmidt #3/14

Tver - Collection

1871-88, 70 primarily mint stamps (11 used, one on piece) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs and blocks, wide selection of early handstamped issues, different types of stamps, some printing varieties. Minor faults are possible, in general OG, F/VF, some stamps from E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $2,000++
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1600.00
1098  Schmidt #3/9

Urzhum - Cancellations Collection

1895-1907, 58 used stamps from 13 different zemstvo postal stations neatly identified on VARIO pages, representing various types and colors of cancellations, generally fresh and choice stamps, F/VF or better
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2000.00
1099  13

Ustiuzhna

1894, 3k black, printed on rose paper, used on piece, Imperial "20.Mar.1894" ds, VF, presumably the earliest known date of cancellation
150.00
1100  Schmidt #6

Ustsysolsk

1877, 3k black, printed on dark red glazed paper, somewhat thinning, otherwise fresh without usual facial scratches, part of OG, F/VF appearance
150.00
1101    7a
1880, 3k black, printed on red paper, used on Ustsysolsk postal notice, manuscript cancellation, two wax seals, archival holes, mostly VF
300.00
1102  3 var

Vasil

1878, 5k greenish blue, double impression, full OG, hinged, VF
500.00
1103 **   Schmidt #27

Velsk

1902-16, 6k grayish green, complete sheet of 25, marginal folds, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1104 */U   Schmidt #1/10

Verkhotur - Collection

1889-1902, 40 mint stamps (3 used) on VARIO page, including singles and pairs, different types, printings and plate varieties; clean collection, mostly OG, F/VF, some stamps from E. Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $530++
450.00
1105    8

Vessiegonsk

1880, 5k black and carmine, defected, used on cover addressed to Zemstvo court, pen cross cancelled, zemstvo cancellation is hand corrected, wax seal is removed, F/VF
100.00
1106 **/*   14-16
1890, 1/2k-2k, set of three, complete sheets of 72 (12x6), sheet of 2k has pre-printed paper fold, minor perf separations, full OG, mostly NH, VF
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1200.00
1107 **/*   1a-6a
Vetluga 1908, 1k-20k, imperforated complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH (2), VF
350.00
1108  Schmidt #1-5

Volsk - Collection

1888-1904, 29 mint stamps on VARIO page, including ingles, pairs and blocks of four, various types of stamps, printing varieties, generally fresh and nice collection, full or part of OG, F/VF, ex-Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,100++
1000.00
1109  4

Yegoryevsk

1872, 3k black, diamond shaped stamp, full OG, hinged, VF, rank "R"
500.00
1110  5
1873, 3k black, diamond shaped stamp, dried full OG, hinged, VF, rank "R"
600.00
1111  1

Yelets

1873, 3k blue, top margin copy, faint postal marking, fresh, VF
400.00
1112 */U   Schmidt #22/41

Yelisavetgrad - Collection

1872-99, 83 mostly mint stamps (4 used) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs, a few strips and one block of four, different types of stamps, color and printing varieties, in general full or part of OG,F/VF, most stamps from E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,870++
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1500.00
1113  12b var

Zadonsk

1889, 3k blue and green, without frame, strip of three, imperforated vertically between second and third stamps, full OG, hinged, F/VF
400.00
1114  13 var
1889, 1k green, horizontal pair imperforated vertically between stamps, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
1115 */U   

Zadonsk - Collection

1878-1914, 255 mainly mint stamps (3 used, all on pieces) on stockpages, singles, pairs, strips and blocks, different types of stamps, color and printing varieties, some of them are not listed in Schmidt, early issues with counterfoils, generally OG, F/VF, ex-Lentz and others, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $4,700++
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4000.00
1116 **/*   37

Zienkov

1899, 3k gold, complete sheet of eight (4x2), full OG, NH or LH, VF
150.00
1117 **/*   38, 38a
1899, 1k gold, gutter block of 24 (4x6), contains four tete-beche pairs, eight stamps with full stamp offset on reverse, full OG, NH or LH, VF
500.00
1118 **/*   50a
1909, 2k dark bronze, imperforated block of 49 (7x7), a half of a printer's sheet, full OG, mostly NH, VF
800.00
1119 **/*   52
1909, 1k olive green, complete sheet of 49 (7x7), full OG, mostly NH, VF
1000.00
1120 */U   Schmidt #8/68

Zienkov - Collection

1885-1914, 216 mainly mint stamps (17 used, some on pieces) on stockpages, singles, pairs, strips and large blocks, various types of stamps, numerous plate varieties, excellent collection, generally full or part of OG, F/VF, ex-Lentz and others, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $3,500++
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3000.00
1121 **/*   4, 4a

Zolotonosha

1890, 2k black, green and yellow, complete sheet of 140, including eight couche, some folds mostly between stamps, full OG, NH or LH (6), VF
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1000.00
1122 **/*   5, 5a
1890, 10k black, red and yellow, complete sheet of 140, including eight couche, some folds mostly between stamps and a few thins, full OG, mostly NH, VF
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1500.00
1123  12 var
1897, 3k black, green and gold, vertical pair, imperforated horizontally at the top, bottom and between stamps, full OG, LH, F/VF
200.00