Lots 781 - 908, Catalogue of Auction #35 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
781  1/12

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

Alexandria - Collection

1869-83, 42 mint stamps on VARIO page, including singles, two pairs and one strip of four (left stamp is defected), a few plate varieties, generally nice and fresh, most with OG, F/VF, ex-Faberge, Kuznetsov, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,820++
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1500.00
782  2/11

Ananiev - Collection

1875-96, 57 mostly mint stamps (1 cancelled by zemstvo seal) on VARIO page, including singles and pairs, various types of stamps, numerous paper, plate and perforation varieties, generally OG,F/VF, many stamps from the Lentz and Kuznetsov Collections, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,045++
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750.00
783 (*)   13

Ardatov

1893, 3k emerald green, small perforation holes, tiny thin on the left margin, fresh and nice, unused, no gum, F/VF and extremely rare in mint condition, Schmidt Cat. #15, only 3 copies recorded, rank "RRRR"
5000.00
784 (*)   Schmidt #14

Atkarsk

1882, 3k light blue and brownish red, type 4, small thin, unused, no gum, F/VF appearance, rank "R"
250.00
785  2

Berdyansk

1882, 10k black, green and greenish blue, "green door", unnoticeable thin, otherwise full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
786 **/*   55/65

Bielozersk

1905, 2k in various colors, complete set of six, sheet margin strips of five, all recorded types of stamps, full OG, NH or hinged, F/VF, Schmidt #59-64
500.00
787  69-70

The Second Provisional issue

1908, two stamps with surcharge 3k on 2k gray and on 2k yellow brown, both printed on white paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
788  71
1908, inverted surcharge (position 19) 3k on 2k brick red, printed on white paper, full OG, hinged, F/VF
600.00
789  80
1908, surcharge (position 6) 3k on 2k red, printed on white paper, left sheet margin copy, full OG, hinged, F/VF
150.00
790  Schmidt #89

The Third Provisional issue

1908, surcharge 3k on 2k gray, printed on white paper, full OG, hinged, F/VF
100.00
791  Schmidt #91 var
1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k yellow brown, printed on white paper, full OG, hinged, VF
600.00
792  Schmidt #94 var
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k brick red, printed on yellow paper, imperforated copy, full OG, hinged, F/VF
600.00
793 **   85a
1914, surcharge 10k on 3k red, printed on yellow paper, vertical tete-beche pair, full OG, NH, VF
300.00
794 (*)   1

Bobrov

1872, 3k black, printed on lilac rose paper, types 3-4, lightly mounted on piece, fresh and flawless, VF
150.00
795  4, var
1879, 3k black, printed on green paper, no dot after "Pochta" variety and shifted text lines, full OG, previously hinged, VF, according to Faberge's handbook this variety has rank "RRRR" and only two copies are known, a "common" stamp is added for comparison
2500.00
796    Schmidt #3

Bogorodsk

1869, complete stationery wrapper 5k blue, size 30x450mm, inside manuscript reads "Used for books and magazines", minor soiling and small tear, F/VF
150.00
797  9a
1873, 10k greenish blue, left sheet margin perforated copy, slight gum toning mostly on margin, full OG, hinged, F/VF appearance
150.00
798  15a
1877, 10k yellow brown, perforated copy, toned spot on gum side, full OG, hinged, F/VF
300.00
799    Schmidt #14
1879, stationery envelope 10k dark blue (type 4), sent as money letter from Oseyevskoye volost to Odoev (Tula Govt), sealed with wax, minor soiling, still VF and rare mailing, ex-Faberge
1500.00
800 **/*   27, a
1884, 5k carmine, printed on thick paper, imperforated horizontal strip of three, and perforated horizontal pair, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF
500.00
801  43a
1884, 10k light lilac, perforated copy, little toning, full OG, hinged, F/VF
200.00
802  63- 64, 66-67
1892, 1k-10k, set of four (less #65) in horizontal strips of three, all different types including both listed varieties on strips of 10k, full OG, previously hinged, VF
300.00
803  80
1893, 5k wine red, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
804 (*)   
1894, 2k grayish blue, insignificant thin, unused, no gum, VF appearance, rank "R"
600.00
805 (*)   94
1894, 4k yellowish red, small surface abrasion, fresh, unused, no gum, VF, rank "R"
250.00
806  7 var

Borovichy

1878, 3k black and green, green color is printed twice, both impressions are strongly shifted to the top, manuscript cancellation, VF and scarce
500.00
807  11

Bugulma

1898, blue control numbers on 2k yellow green, complete set of 38 stamps, including nine stamps bearing corrected overprints (one manuscript and eight handstamps), full OG, LH or hinged, VF and very rare assembly, ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov
3000.00
808 */(*)   5a, 7a, 9a

Buguruslan

1890-94, 2k in lilac rose or violet, printed on different paper, four various tete-beche pairs, gutter tete-beche has two folds, full OG, LH or unused no gum, VF
400.00
809  11 var
1896, 2k lilac, vertical gutter tete-beche pair, full OG, hinged, VF and scarce unlisted tete-beche pair
750.00
810  22

Buzuluk

1907, 3k blue, used on piece, tied by zemstvo blue oval zemstvo "12.Dec.1907" ds, VF, according to Schmidt the earliest known date of cancellation
150.00
811 **/*   4

Byezhetsk

1881, 3k black, printed on green paper, two blocks of 12 (6x2) from different types of sheets with various space between stamps, insignificant paper folds, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
500.00
812  8a
1890, 3k black, printed on lilac paper, vertical tete-beche pair, paper adhesion on reverse, fresh, large part of OG, VF, ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov
750.00
813  9a, 11a-13a
1893, 3k black, printed on various papers, four vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, hinged, VF
1000.00
814 */U   1/40

Cherdyn - Collection

1888-1913, 95 mostly mint stamps (23 used, including two with the earliest recorded dates and three with volost cancellations) on two VARIO pages, singles, pairs and blocks, various types of stamps, numerous plate varieties, generally OG, F/VF, many stamps from the Lentz and Kuznetsov Collections, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,405++
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1000.00
815  1

Cherkassy

1879, 5k black, printed on blue paper, full OG, hinged, VF
250.00
816 **   

Danilov - Medicine stamp

1890's, 5k lilac, balanced margins imperforated copy, no gum as issued, NH, VF
150.00
817 */(*)   1, a, c

Demyansk - Small Collection

1868-78, 20 mint stamps on two stockcards, the lot contains 11 stamps from original printing - five singles and three horizontal pairs, and nine reprints on various paper, including one tete-beche pair, full OG or no gum as issued, VF, -ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov
750.00
818 **/*   1-2

Dmitrov

1874, 3k red and blue, and 3k brown, green and carmine, two blocks of four, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
500.00
819  3

Dnieprovsk

1871, 5k black, printed on horizontally laid paper, pinhole is mentioned for accuracy only, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
250.00
820 */(*)   1-2

Donez

1879, lot of nine stamps, including five stamps of 1/2k red brown and three stamps of 5k blue, various shades and types of stamps, full OG (6) or unused. no gum, VF, great specialized lot, ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov
1500.00
821  2-3

Dukhovstschina

1874, 3k black on blue paper, and 6k black on lilac paper, complete set of two, the last one has slight gum bend, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
822 (*)   5
1878, 3k black, printed on blue paper, block of four different types of stamps, light fold between stamps, unused, no gum, VF and rare, each stamp has rank "R", "Ferrary-Faberge" handstamp on reverse
3000.00
823  7
1879, 3k black, printed on blue paper, two stamps of types 3-4, full OG, hinged, VF
600.00
824  8
1879, 6k black, printed on lilac paper, minor paper discoloration, full OG, hinged, F/VF appearance
200.00
825  1

Gadiach

1884, 3k dark green and rose, full OG, previously hinged, VF, rank "R"
400.00
826  15 var
1889, 3k green and red, green background is significantly shifted to the bottom, large part of volost cancellation, VF and scarce unrecorded variety
500.00
827  5

Gdov

1882, 2k dull blue, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, ex-Lentz
100.00
828  14a-15a

Griazovets

1889, 4k dark violet and 4k ultra, two horizontal tete-beche pairs, the first one has small surface flaw, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
829  21a-22a
1889, 4k ultra, and 4k olive green, two vertical gutter tete-beche pairs, full OG, previously hinged, VF
400.00
830  25a
1890, 4k lilac, bottom sheet margin horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
831  34-39
1893, 4k in various colors, three se-tenant pairs forming complete set of six, two stamps has minor thin, otherwise full OG, hinged, VF
250.00
832  3a var

Irbit

1880, 4k black, printed on green paper, block of four contains two vertical tete-beche pairs, two stamps without denomination at the top left value tablet (two stamps per sheet), no gum as issued, VF and scarce multiple
500.00
833  4a
1880, 8k black, printed on yellow paper, block of four contains two vertical tete-beche pairs, one stamp has "Irvitskoi" variety, no gum as issued, VF
400.00
834    7
1890, 2k black and red, used on local zemstvo cover addressed to Irbit, violet oval zemstvo cancellation, light fold away from the stamp, VF
250.00
835  15
1903, imperforated trial color proof of 2k in brown and yellow brown, printers' markings at four corners, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
836  18a, 21a
1913, 1k orange, and 2k red brown, each stamp is in horizontal and vertical tete-beche pairs, the total is four tete-beche pairs, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
250.00
837  5

Kadnikov

1879, 3k green, full OG, previously hinged, VF
400.00
838  6a
1879, 3k yellow green, vertical tete-beche pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
600.00
839    
1897, Imperial stationery envelope 10k blue, sent from Kadnikov zemstvo to Belgium, wax seal reads: "Dlia Paketov. Kadnikov. Zemskoi Pochty", Vologda transit and arrival ds, mostly VF
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150.00
840  6 var

Kharkov

1883, 5k grayish blue, deformed left part of the stamp (position 76), manuscript cancellation, fresh and fine copy
250.00
841  7-7a
1886, 5k red, vertical pair, bottom stamp without boxed zemstvo marking, top stamp has some gum soiling, otherwise fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF and scarce
500.00
842  6

Kherson

1884, two trial color imperforated proofs in different color combinations, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
843  7
1891, perforated proof of 10k in reversed colors compare to issued stamp, horizontal pair, no gum as printed, VF
150.00
844  7-8
1891-95, seven perforated proofs on various paper, including four proofs of 10k, and three proofs of 5k, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov
200.00
845  Schmidt #5

Khvalynsk

1912, 2k bright ultra and rose, used on piece, cancelled by complete zemstvo ds with the earliest known date "1912.Mar.11", VF and spectacular
100.00
846  9

Kirillov

1895, 2k emerald green, manuscript and a part of zemstvo violet negative seal, fresh and fine copy
100.00
847  10, 10a
1903, 2k rose, two copies, one of which without a dot after "Marka", full OG, LH, VF
400.00
848  12a
1903, 2k indigo and red, bottom left corner margin imperforated copy, full OG, LH, VF
120.00
849  1

Kobelaky

1902, 2k black, green and yellow, large part of zemstvo cancellation, insignificant toning at the bottom, otherwise fresh, F/VF and scarce
300.00
850 **/*   7-8
1903, 2k in printer's sheet of 3k black, carmine rose and blue, bottom left corner margin block of four, stamp of 2k at the lower left corner, full OG, NH (error stamp) or LH, VF
400.00
851  1-2

Kolomna

1871-72, 5k red and 5k blue, complete set of two, the last one with pen endorsement on reverse, full OG, hinged, VF, ex-Kirchner
200.00
852 (*)   4 var
1878, 5k orange red, stamp is overinked, resulting in unclear design at the top and "5k" at the top right corner is blurry, fresh, unused, no gum, F/VF
150.00
853 **/*   Schmidt #28, 30
1892, 1k ultra and 3k ultra, block of four contains two horizontal se-tenant pairs, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
300.00
854  28
1893, 3k carmine rose, used on piece, tied by violet round zemstvo ds, the earliest recorded date "3.Jan.1893", VF
150.00
855  1-4

Konstantinograd

1913, 1k-10k, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
700.00
856 (*)   3

Kotelnich

1870, 3k black, printed on orange colored paper, type 4, counterfoil is attached, unused, no gum, VF, ex-Faberge
400.00
857  6
1870, 3k black and blue, counterfoil is attached, perfect quality, full OG, LH, VF, Schmidt Cat. #6, rank "R"
600.00
858  10-14
1875, 3k, complete set of five in horizontal strips of two stamps plus two counterfoils, four strips are lightly mounted on pieces, light folds between stamps, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
500.00
859 **/*   24a
1914, 2k red, right sheet margin imperforated block of ten (5x2), showing five different types of stamps, full OG, NH or hinged (2), VF
150.00
860 **/*   Schmidt #2, var

Kotelnich - Medicine stamps

1918, 50k blue and red, lot of four stamps, including stamps with shifted or missing red color (small thin), as well as stamp printed on green paper, no gum as issued, VF
400.00
861  1

Kozelets

1867, 3k bronze, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, Schmidt #1, rank "R"
400.00
862 **/*   Schmidt #2

Krasnoufimsk

1894, 2k red, block of four, nice and very fresh, full OG, NH or hinged (top stamps), F/VF, rank "RR" for each stamp
500.00
863  1

Krasny

1890, 3k red, round shaped stamp, full OG, previously hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
200.00
864  4
1901, 3k black and green, "Victorovo" volost cancellation, tiny thin, still fresh, F/VF
300.00
865 **   11
1912, 3k multicolored, printed on yellow paper, block of 21 stamps, contains nine vertical or horizontal tete-beche pairs and two printing varieties on positions 49 and 63, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, ex-Faberge
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2500.00
866  17, 20
1912, 3k multicolored, two copies, the first one printed on rose paper, the other one - on blue paper, angles in various colors, full OG, hinged, F/VF
200.00
867 **   30
1912, 3k multicolored, printed on light yellow granite paper, complete sheet of 49 (7x7), insignificant separation, fresh, full OG, NH, VF and possibly the only known complete sheet of this issue, ex-Faberge
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7500.00
868  8

Kremenchug

1887, 3k olive brown, without a dot on a shield, nice margins all around, choice copy, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
869  16
1890, 3k yellow brown, printed on thick (0.12mm) paper, nice margins all around, fresh copy, full OG, hinged, VF, rank "R"
600.00
870  17
1890, 3k red brown, printed on thick (0.12mm) paper, four side margins, full OG, previously hinged, VF, rank "R"
600.00
871  28b
1913, 3k black, yellow and blue, vertical tete-beche pair, paper adhesion on reverse, part of OG, VF
100.00
872  28b var
1913, 3k black, yellow and blue, vertical imperforated tete-beche pair, paper adhesion on reverse, part of OG, VF
150.00
873  32
1912, 3k black, dark brown and blue, right sheet margin copy, large part of violet zemstvo cancellation, the earliest recorded date "29.Feb.1912", VF and spectacular piece
100.00
874  6a

Kungur

1891, 10k carmine, horizontal tete-beche pair, violet oval zemstvo cancellations, fresh, VF
400.00
875  10

Lebedian

1908, 3k violet and light lilac, a part of "L. Z. P. Verkhosulka" boxed cancellation, fresh, VF
150.00
876  10a-14a

Lokhvitsa

1910, 1k-10k, imperforated complete set of five, all are bottom sheet margin copies, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
1000.00
877 **   11 var
1910, 3k light blue, three-side margin horizontal strip of five, imperforated vertically between stamps, full OG, hinged at the top margin only, stamps are NH, VF
500.00
878 **/*   18, var
1910, violet handstamped surcharge 3k on 1k brown, bottom left corner margin block of four, imperforated at two sides, top right stamp has double surcharge, minor soiling at the bottom, full OG, NH or LH (two top stamps), VF, ex-Faberge
1250.00
879  21, var
1910, violet handstamped surcharge 6k on 2k blue, vertical bottom sheet margin pair, imperforated at the bottom, top stamp has surcharge at the top, bottom one - at the bottom, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF and spectacular piece, ex-Faberge
2000.00
880  21 var
1910, double violet handstamped surcharge 6k on 2k blue, bottom sheet margin copy, imperforated at the bottom between stamp and margin, slightly disturbed full OG, fine and scarce, ex-Faberge
2000.00
881  28 var
1910. inverted diagonal handstamped surcharge 6k on 1k gray, full OG, LH, F/VF and scarce, 25 stamps with inverted surcharge have been produced, ex-Faberge
1000.00
882  45
1911, hectographic printing 3k lilac rose, violet and blue green, neat oval "22.Sept.1911" zemstvo cancellation, VF, ex-Faberge
750.00
883  39-40
1910, violet diagonal handstamped surcharges 1k and 3k on 15k carmine red and blue, complete set of two, full OG, LH, F/VF
200.00
884  41a
1911, 1k bright green and carmine, horizontal imperforated pair, complete oval "26.Mar.1911" zemstvo cancellation, VF, ex-Faberge
500.00
885 **/*   44
1911, 25k olive yellow and brown, bottom right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF, ex-Faberge
600.00
886  44a
1911, 25k olive yellow and brown, top right corner margin imperforated horizontal pair, right stamp has paper adhesion on reverse, otherwise full OG, NH (left stamp), VF, only 100 imperforated stamps were printed
750.00
887  46a-52a
1911, 1k-50k, thin figures, imperforated complete set of seven, some stamps have sheet margins, full OG, previously hinged, VF, only 50 complete sets possible
3000.00
888  53a, var
1911, 1k green, red and black, large figures, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, left stamp has Roman "I" on the right value tablet, full OG, previously hinged, VF
1000.00
889 **/*   75 imp
1916, 5k bright green and red, bottom right corner margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF, ex-Faberge
1500.00
890  3, var

Luga

1871, (5k), two copies of two different shades - milk blue and light violet blue, full original yellow gum, LH, VF, Schmidt #3, rank "R" for each stamp
200.00
891  9a
1878, 5k dark blue, vertical tete-beche pair with gutter in the middle, full OG, previously hinged, VF
400.00
892  14

Luga - Postage Due handstamp

1880's, oval 5k blue, the text reads - "Vzyskatí. 5k", fresh, VF
200.00
893 **/*   1

Mariupol

1871, 5k black, printed on white paper, top left corner margin block of four (types 1-2-4-5), full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF, ex-Lentz, Faberge
1000.00
894 **/*   Schmidt #2-4
1873-75, 5k black, three blocks of four, printed on various paper, block of #2 has vertical crease, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH or hinged, VF, ex-Lentz
2000.00
895  4-7

Morshansk

1880, 5k in various color combinations, complete set of four, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
600.00
896  15
1883, 5k lilac, light blue, red and gold, a superb copy of this rarity, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Schmidt Cat. #14, only two copies are known to exist, rank "RRRR", ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov, T. Page opinion, a common stamp is added for comparison
20000.00
897  17
1884, 5k red, dark violet and blue, horizontal pair, excellent condition, full OG, LH, VF and scarce pair, rank "R" for each stamp, ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov
1500.00
898  6 var

Nolinsk

1873, 2k black, printed on dark red glazed paper, printing cliche was broken, resulting in black line instead of "Nolinskoi" and no denomination at the bottom left value tablet, small bend, full OG, hinged, F/VF
400.00
899  9 var
1910, Swan 2k, two horizontal pairs of different shades - yellow green or green, full OG, hinged, F/VF, ex-Lentz
500.00
900  15a-16a
1915, 2k red and 2k rose, two horizontal tete-beche pairs with gutter in the middle, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
901  20a-22a
1915, 1k, 3k, 6k, complete set of three in horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, hinged, F/VF
200.00
902  2

Novgorod

1870, 5k black, printed on lilac paper, right sheet margin strip of three, all known types of stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF, ex-Lentz
600.00
903  5
1877, 5k black, printed on lilac paper, large part of OG, hinged, VF
200.00
904  7
1879, 5k black, printed on violet paper, four copies of all known types, lightly mounted on a piece, fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF or better, Schmidt Cat. #7, rank "R"
1500.00
905  15 var
1889, 5k multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated vertically between stamps, light fold, full OG, LH
150.00
906  1

Novomoskovsk - Small Collection

1896, 3k black printed on rose paper, 12 mint stamps on a stock page, including three horizontal pairs, different perforation and plate varieties, full OG, hinged, F/VF or better, ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $420++
350.00
907  1-2, 1 var

Novorzhev

1891, 5k violet, three copies, including #1 with white horizontal line across the design, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
500.00
908  2 var

Odessa

1878, 5k black, gray and lilac, double impression of gray background, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, hinged, VF
250.00