Lots 963 - 1083, Catalogue of Auction #33 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
963  2

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

Alatyr

1867, 2k black, bottom sheet margin copy, position 14, repaired tear, full OG, VF appearance, rank "RR"
1500.00
964  4

Ananiev

1879, 5k blue, complete sheet of two, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
965  5
Ardatov 1880, 3k dark blue, horizontal pair, full OG, hinged, VF
250.00
966 **   27a
1909, 3k black, printed on rose paper, complete sheet of 12, contains six vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH (hinged on margins), VF
1500.00
967 **   28a
1909, 3k black, printed on yellow green paper, complete sheet of 12, contains six vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH (hinged on margins), VF
600.00
968 **/*   38-39
1911, 3k black, two complete sheets of 10, printed on gray blue and blue gray papers, the last one has missing margin on the left, full OG, NH or LH, VF
 
200.00
969 (*)   2

Berdyansk

1882, 10k black, green and greenish blue, paper adhesion on reverse, VF appearance
300.00
970 (*)   8

Bielozersk

1876, 2k black, printed on green paper, type 4, unused, no gum, VF, rank "R"
400.00
971 **/*   14
1878, 2k black, printed on yellow paper, complete setting of 12 different types of stamps, full OG, NH, one stamp is LH, VF
600.00
972  17
1878, 2k black, printed on brown paper, complete setting of 10 different types of stamps, bottom right stamp has pinhole, full OG, mostly LH, VF
300.00
973  Schmidt #26
1881, 2k gray, printed on yellowish gray paper, horizontal strip of three of all different types, full OG, hinged, VF
400.00
974 **/*   60a
1904, 2k rose, printed on yellow paper, imperforated horizontal strip of three, types from left to right 3-5-4, full OG, NH (2) or LH, VF
400.00
975  Schmidt #59/68
1905-07, imperforated plate proofs of 2k, six horizontal pairs, colors - rose, red, rose carmine, olive, green, yellow green, two pairs are printed on white paper, four pairs - on yellowish paper, full OG, LH or no gum as produced, VF
600.00
976 **   Schmidt #70

Provisional surcharges - The Second issue

1908, surcharge 3k on 2k carmine rose, three-side sheet margin imperforated strip of five, including surcharge variety on position 3, full OG, NH, hinged on margin, VF and very rare multiple
2500.00
977 **/*   Schmidt #76, var
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k yellow brown, complete sheet of 25 stamps, including surcharge varieties on positions 3, 18 and 23, full OG, NH or LH (1), VF and rare multiple, only 100 stamps (4 complete sheets) of this surcharge have been issued
5000.00
978  Schmidt #83

The Third issue

1908, surcharge 3k on 2k carmine rose, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
979  Schmidt 85 var
1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k ultra, horizontal pair, right stamp has ''nop'' variety of surcharge, full OG, hinged, VF and scarce, rank "R" for a "common" stamp
1250.00
980  Schmidt #87
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k rose, printed on yellow paper, right sheet margin copy, slight gum crease, full OG, hinged, F/VF
100.00
981 **/*   Schmidt #89
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k gray, block of four, full OG, NH (bottom stamps) or LH, VF, very scarce multiple
400.00
982  Schmidt #91 var
1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k yellow brown, top sheet margin copy, full OG, hinged, VF
600.00
983  Schmidt #94 var
1908, surcharge 3k on 3k brick red, printed on yellow paper, horizontal imperforated pair, positions 1 and 2, left stamp has "nop" variety of surcharge, paper adhesion on reverse, fresh, F/VF and rare
2000.00
984  Schmidt #95 var
1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k red, horizontal pair, position 1 and 2, right stamp with "nop" variety of surcharge, paper adhesion on reverse, VF and rare
2000.00
985  Schmidt #96 var
1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k green, left sheet margin imperforated copy, full OG, hinged, VF
1000.00
986  78a
1908, 3k red, printed on yellow paper, vertical and horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, hinged, F/VF
200.00
987 (*)   1

Bobrov

1872, 3k black, printed on lilac rose paper, vertical strip of three, types 1-3, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
200.00
988 **/*   4
1879, 3k black, printed on green paper, five stamps of all different types, one stamp has minor thin, all others are fresh and choice, full OG (5), NH, hinged or unused(1), VF, ex-Faberge
1500.00
989  6a
1879, 3k black, printed on lilac gray paper, horizontal tete-beche pair, right stamp with short margin at the top, full OG, hinged, F/VF
250.00
990 **/*   6, 6a
1879, 3k black, printed on lilac gray paper, complete sheet of eight, contains two horizontal tete-beche pairs, light vertical fold between stamps, full OG, NH or LH, VF and rare, ex-Faberge
5000.00
991 (*)   6, 6a, var
1879, 3k black, printed on lilac gray paper, complete sheet of eight, contains two horizontal tete-beche pairs, stamp on position 3 has complete ornament at the top, light vertical fold between stamps, mounted on a piece, VF and according to Faberge's handbook unique item
5000.00
992 **/*   11, var

Bogorodsk

1876, 5k blue, block of nine, top left and bottom left stamps (positions 13 and 25) have varieties listed in Schmidt Cat., one stamp has tiny thin, otherwise full OG, NH (5) or LH, VF
200.00
993  81-88
1894, 2k-20k, complete set of eight, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
150.00
994  114-29
1895, 2k-20k, complete set of 16, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
500.00
995  10

Borisoglebsk

1880, 3k ultra, printed on horizontally laid paper, thinned, large part of OG, VF appearance, Schmidt Cat. #4, rank "RR"
1000.00
996  1a

Borovichy

1868, 5k black and lilac red, "5" at the bottom left value tablet without "thick end" variety, small repaired tear at the bottom right, full OG, hinged, VF appearance
200.00
997  7a
1878, 3k black and green, horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, LH, VF
600.00
998  9
1891, 3k rose, perforation 11 1/2, used on a part of an envelope together with Imperial 7k blue, tied by black oval "25.JAN.91" zemstvo First Day cancellation, VF
100.00
999 */U   1/18

Borovichy - Collection

1868-1911, 113 mostly mint stamps (21 used, some on pieces) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, numerous printings and plate varieties, generally nice and fresh, mostly with OG,F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz collections, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,870++
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1500.00
1000  Schmidt #6

Bronnitsy

1913, 5k blue and lilac rose, separated angles, full OG, VLH, VF
400.00
1001  6a

Bugulma

1892, 2k brown, block of seven, contains three couche, top stamps have slight crease, one stamp with shadow thin, otherwise fresh, full OG, hinged, VF appearance
120.00
1002 */U   2/21

Bugulma - Collection

1882-1914, 383 stamps, including 24 used on stock pages, singles, pairs and blocks, various types of stamps, numerous plate varieties, used stamps mostly on pieces, nice assortment of numerals; generally OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $3,725++
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3000.00
1003 **/*   20-21

Buzuluk

1904, 3k carmine rose, block of four, bottom right stamp has "bell" variety, full OG, NH or LH, VF, ex-Faberge
100.00
1004    22
1907, cover from Buzuluk zemstvo to Khomutovo (South-Eastern Rail Road), forwarded to Kharkov, franked by 3k blue, paid for local delivery, upon arrival to Buzuluk uprated with Imperial 7k blue, arrival ds and all appropriate markings, mostly VF, ex-Faberge
250.00
1005 **/*   23, 23a
1908, 3k blue, block of nine, stamp in the middle is inverted and forming tete-beche pair, full OG, NH or LH, VF, ex-Faberge
150.00
1006 **/*   7, 7a

Byezhetsk

1886, 3k black, printed on green paper, bottom sheet margin block of ten (5x2), including two stamps with "double crown" variety, full OG, NH or LH (1), VF
120.00
1007  8
1890, 3k black, printed on lilac paper, used on piece, Imperial Post date stamp, short margin at the top, still fresh and fine
150.00
1008  8a
1890, 3k black, printed on lilac paper, vertical tete-beche pair, paper adhesion on reverse, large part of OG, VF
600.00
1009 **/*   17a, 21
1893, 3k black, printed on rose paper, "block" of six includes block of four and two stamps on each side, contains two tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH or LH (1), VF
200.00
1010  14

Dankov

1904, 3k yellow green, tied on piece with complete violet oval zemstvo ds, VF
100.00
1011  1-2

Donez

1879, 1/2k brown, and 5k blue, complete set of two, full OG, hinged, F/VF
200.00
1012  2

Dukhovstschina

1874, 3k black, printed on dark blue paper, full OG, hinged, VF
200.00
1013  35a var

Gadiach

1895, 3k lilac and carmine rose, vertical pair imperforated horizontally between stamps, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1014 (*)   3

Gdov

1875, 2k light blue, separated lines, fresh, unused, no gum, F/VF, rank "R" in Chuchin and Schmidt Cat.
400.00
1015 **   12
1909, 2k dark blue, complete sheet of 112 (14x8), minor perf separations, full OG, NH, VF, ex-Faberge
600.00
1016 **   13
1912, 2k green, sheet of 95 stamps (missing five for completion), full OG, NH, VF and the largest known multiple, ex-Lentz, Faberge
600.00
1017    12c

Glazov

1902, 2k blue, nice margins imperforated copy, used on cover from Biserovskaya Volost to Glazov, tied with oval zemstvo ds, upon arrival cancelled by Imperial Post marking, sealed with wax, cover is slightly reduced, mostly VF and rare
1500.00
1018 */U   2/12

Glazov - Collection

1875-1913, 93 mint stamps (19 used, several on pieces) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, some printings and plate varieties, as well as various cancellations, in general nice collection, vast majority has OG, F/VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,400++
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1200.00
1019  40/75

Griazovets

1894, Coat of Arms, Mailman, Numeral, lot of 11 different vertical se-tenant pairs, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
800.00
1020  14

Irbit

1902, 2k black, printed on gray lilac paper, nine perforated copies, including horizontal pair, different types, all cancelled by blue crayon, minor flaws, F/VF
600.00
1021  14a
1902, 2k black, printed on gray lilac paper, six imperforated copies, different types, all cancelled by blue crayon, minor flaws, F/VF
300.00
1022  7

Kadnikov

1888, 3k bluish green, complete zemstvo cancellation, small thin, VF appearance, rank "R", ex-Faberge
300.00
1023  1

Kashira

1907, 2k blue, top left corner margin copy, used on piece, complete boxed violet zemstvo ds, VF
100.00
1024 */U   1/20

Kharkov - Collection

1870-1902, 108 primarily mint stamps (11 used, some on pieces) on VARIO pages, including singles and pairs. The collection contains different types of stamps, paper and printing varieties, including unusual positions of boxed overprints, generally perfect condition, mostly OG, F/VF, vast majority from E. Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $2,120++
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1800.00
1025  2

Kherson

1871, 10k carmine red and black, thinned, part of OG, F/VF appearance, Schmidt Cat. #2, rank "R"
300.00
1026  2
1871, 10k carmine red and black, "568" inside Imperial truncated triangle dotted cancellation (Maksimovskaya), cut perforation at the top and on the left, VF appearance, Schmidt Cat. #2, rank "R"
350.00
1027 (*)   5b
1879, official reprint of 10k red and black, imperforated copy with inverted center, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
1028  6
1884, two imperforated plate proofs of 10k in gold, ultra with centers in orange red or carmine, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
1029  2

Kholm

1906, 3k yellow green, used on piece, complete zemstvo three-line violet date stamp, VF
100.00
1030 */U   1-4

Khvalynsk - Collection

1901-14, 30 mostly mint stamps (pair used on piece) on VARIO page, singles, pairs, including tete-beche (#4a) and blocks, various types of stamps, paper and printing varieties, nice quality collection, mostly OG, F/VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $540
450.00
1031 */U   1/20

Kirillov - Collection

1869-1909, 101 mint stamps (8 used, some on pieces) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs, various types of stamps, numerous plate and color varieties, perfect quality, mainly OG, F/VF, generally from the Faberge and Lentz Collections, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,285++
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1000.00
1032 */U   3/14

Kobelaky - Collection

1902-1908, 95 mostly mint stamps (5 used) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs and blocks, different types of stamps, color and printing varieties, nice collection in every respect, generally OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,970++
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1500.00
1033    1

Kologriv

1888, 2k black, printed on red lilac paper, pen cross cancelled on reverse of local zemstvo cover, sent from Anufrievskaya Volost to Kologriv zemstvo administration, VF and scarce
1500.00
1034 **   2
1890, 2k dark blue and bronze, complete sheet of 60 (6x10), nice and fresh, full OG, mostly NH, VF
400.00
1035  21

Kolomna

1892, 1k red, top sheet margin horizontal strip of three, large part of violet circle volost cancellation, minor perf separations, VF
150.00
1036  39
1900, 1k yellowish brown, without stars on the Arms, full OG, LH, VF and rare, Schmidt Cat.#48, rank "RR"
2000.00
1037  1a-4a

Konstantinograd

1913, 1k-10k, complete set in horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, hinged, VF
1500.00
1038  20

Kotelnich

1908, 5k black, printed on grayish blue paper, bottom sheet margin copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Chuchin and Schmidt Cat. rank "R"
750.00
1039 */U   7/30

Kotelnich - Collection

1871-1918, 142 primarily mint stamps (24 used, some on pieces) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples. The collection contains different types of stamps, values with counterfoils, paper and printing varieties, generally perfect condition, mostly OG, F/VF, vast majority from E. Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $3,940++
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3250.00
1040  1/2b

Krapivna

1870-71, handstamped 3k blue, six copies of distinctly different shades, three stamps printed on ordinary paper and three - on quadrille paper, generally full OG, LH or hinged, VF
400.00
1041 */U   1/7

Krasnoufimsk - Collection

1893-1913, 56 mostly mint stamps (7 used) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs and blocks; represented different types of stamps, plate varieties, as well as complete zemstvo cancellations, mainly OG, F/VF, ex-Lentz, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $660++
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600.00
1042  1

Krasny

1890, 3k red, round shaped stamp, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
1043 */U   2/30

Krasny - Collection

1891-1912, 142 mint stamps (3 used, one of which has FD cancellation) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, a lot of printings and plate varieties; nice quality collection, primarily OG with many NH stamps, F/VF, mostly from the Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $2,100++
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1700.00
1044 **   Schmidt #23 imp

Kremenchug

1914, 3k yellow brown, imperforated complete sheet of 48 (6x8), light horizontal fold between stamps, full OG, NH (LH on margins only), VF
600.00
1045  9

Kungur

1893, 1k orange, used on piece, tied by complete violet oval zemstvo "24.JAN.93" First Day cancellation, VF
100.00
1046 */U   1/10

Lebedin - Collection

1884-1916, 79 mint stamps (12 used, several on pieces) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, numerous printings and plate varieties, as well as complete zemstvo cancellations; nice quality collection, primarily OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $900++
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750.00
1047  16

Lebedian

1906, two imperforated plate proofs of 5k in brown on white paper and black on greenish paper, full OG, hinged, VF and rare
500.00
1048 */U   7/16

Lebedian - Collection

1882-1913, 29 mostly mint stamps (2 used) on VARIO page, singles and pairs, various types of stamps, shifted perforation and etc., perfect condition, full OG, VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $610
500.00
1049  1

Lokhvitsa

1899, 3k yellow and brown, violet zemstvo seal, usual pinhole, full OG, VF
500.00
1050 **/*   15-16
1910, 1k gray, 3k gold, complete sheets of 25, fresh, full OG, mostly NH, VF
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1000.00
1051  18 var
1910, violet surcharge 3k on 1k red brown, vertical strip of three, imperforated at the top and between second and third stamps, in addition double perforation between first and second stamps, full OG, LH, VF, ex-Faberge
250.00
1052  20 var
1910, violet surcharge 6k on 1k red brown, horizontal strip of three, imperforated at the bottom and between first and second stamps, in addition double perforation between second and third stamps, full OG, LH, VF, ex-Faberge
250.00
1053 **/*   24
1910, violet surcharge 3k on 10k blue violet, complete sheet of 25, one stamp is defected, full OG, NH or LH (mostly on margins), VF
2000.00
1054  45
1911, hectographed printing 3k rose, lilac and bluish green, tiny thin from hinge removal, full OG, previously hinged, VF
300.00
1055 **/*   46-47
1911, 1k green, brown and black, 3k lilac, green and red, complete sheets of 25, full OG, mostly NH, VF
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600.00
1056 **/*   53-54
1911-12, 1k green, red and black, 3k lilac, green and red, thick numerals, complete sheets of 25, full OG, NH or LH, VF
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400.00
1057 **   53a
1911, 1k green, red and black, top sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1058  47/54
1911, lot of ten proofs, including eight perforated and two imperforated, various color combinations, including two with overprint "Specimen", one proof has inverted ornament, full OG or no gum as produced, VF
300.00
1059 **/*   63 var
1915, 15k red and green, horizontal strip of five, missing four rows of vertical perforation between stamps, small facial soiling on the second stamp, full OG, NH or hinged (2), VF and scarce
1000.00
1060 **/*   72, 72a
1915, 3k dark green and violet, complete sheet of 25, stamp on position 20 is inverted and forming tete-beche pair, full OG, NH or LH, VF
1000.00
1061  1a/9

Lubny - Collection

1881-1902, 27 mostly mint stamps (1 used) on VARIO page, singles, pairs and a strip, different types of stamps, shade varieties, mainly OG, F/VF, most stamps from the E. Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $920
750.00
1062 */U   2-5 var

Luga

1870-76, embossed 5k blue, ten copies, including eight mint and two pen cancelled, different shades, gum varieties, full OG, hinged or used, F/VF, according to Schmidt Cat. three stamps have rank "R"
800.00
1063  9a
1878, 5k dark blue, vertical gutter tete-beche pair, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
1064  1-3

Maloarkhangelsk - Small Collection

1869-76, 8 stamps, including one pen-cross cancelled, representing early and later printings, paper and plate varieties on #3, full OG or no gum as issued, VF, mostly ex-Lentz, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,010
800.00
1065  1

Mariupol

1871, 5k black, horizontal pair, slightly scratched gum at the top left corner, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
1066  4, 7

Morshansk

1880, 5k blue, bronze and red, and 5k red, bronze and lilac, two copies bearing First Day zemstvo cancellations, "19.January.1880" and "22.January.1980" respectively, VF
500.00
1067 */U   3/31

Morshansk - Collection

1879-1904, 178 mint stamps (25 used, several on pieces) on VARIO pages, including singles, pairs and multiples, a lot of printing, plate and perforation varieties; nice quality collection, primarily OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $4,050++
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3500.00
1068  2

Nikolsk

1904-05, 2k multicolored, three horizontal pairs, all nicely cancelled with volost (2) or zemstvo date stamp, VF
300.00
1069 */U   1-5

Nikolsk - Collection

1884-1915, 78 mainly mint stamps (5 used) on VARIO page, singles, pairs and blocks of four, various types of stamps; perforation, paper and printing varieties, generally nice condition, full OG, hinged or used, F/VF, vast majority of stamps from the E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $810
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650.00
1070 (*)   3

Nolinsk

1868, 2k black, printed on green paper, slight facial scratch, otherwise fresh, unused, no gum, VF, rank "R"
400.00
1071  4
1868, 2k black, printed on green paper, full OG, hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
300.00
1072  9
1910, 2k green, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1073  10
1911, 2k bluish green, insignificant gum crease, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF
400.00
1074  23-25
1915, 1k-5k, complete set of three in horizontal pairs, each pair used on piece with the earliest known date of zemstvo oval date stamp (November 3-5, 1915), VF, scarce assembly
300.00
1075  23a var
1915, 1k green, vertical gutter imperforated pair, top stamp is printed upside down on reverse, forming unusual tete-beche pair, no gum as issued, VF and rare
1000.00
1076  1b

Novaya Ladoga

1869, 5k green, error "25" at the bottom right value tablet, full OG, lightly mounted on piece at the top, VF, Schmidt Cat. #4, rank "R"
700.00
1077 **   5
1883, 5k gray and red, complete sheet of 48 (8x6), full OG, NH (hinged on margins only), VF
500.00
1078 */U   1/5

Novaya Ladoga - Collection

1869-83, 26 mostly mint stamps (6 used) on a stockcard, singles, two pairs and block of six, different types of stamps, color varieties, mainly OG or used, F/VF, some stamps from the E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $840++
700.00
1079  6

Novgorod

1878, 5k black, printed on lilac rose paper, faults, unused, no gum, F/VF appearance, rank "R"
200.00
1080 **   10, 10a
1882, 5k black, printed on yellow paper, block of four, top right stamp is inverted and forming tete-beche pair, pinhole at the bottom left corner, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
500.00
1081  15
1889, five perforated proofs of 5k, all existing colors: dark blue, red, gold, blue and black, full OG, hinged, F/VF
500.00
1082 */U   2/15

Novgorod - Collection

1870-89, 98 primarily mint stamps (12 used, one on piece) on VARIO page, singles, pairs and blocks, different types of stamps; some printing and paper varieties, as well as complete cancellations. Minor faults are possible, in general OG, F/VF, many stamps from E. Lentz Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $3,400
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2800.00
1083  1-2

Novorzhev

1891, 5k gray violet, horizontal white strip across the design, and 5k dark violet, both are pen cancelled, first one - on piece, F/VF
300.00