Lots 884 - 1031, Catalogue of Auction #36 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
884  2, 2a

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

1870, (10k) black, two stamps printed on brown yellow or brown red paper, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
200.00
885  6
1880, blue surcharge 10k on orange red, printed on lilac paper, horizontal strip of three, representing all existing types, minor discoloration at the top, full OG, hinged, VF
250.00
886 **/*   7
1882, blue surcharge 10k on carmine, printed on lilac paper, horizontal strip of four, representing all existing types, diagonal gum crease is affecting one stamp, full OG, NH (1) or hinged, VF
150.00
887 **/*   3

Ananiev

1875, 5k blue, two stamps of different types, full OG, NH or hinged on margin, VF, ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov
150.00
888  4
1879, 5k blue, complete sheet of two stamps, full OG, hinged, VF, ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov
150.00
889  10

Ardatov

1887, 3k olive green, used on a piece, large part of zemstvo cancellation, VF
200.00
890  Schmidt #11
1891, 3k greenish blue, perforation 11 1/2, minute thin from hinge removal, fresh, large part of OG, VF appearance, rare stamp
1000.00
891  22a
1904, 3k gray green, used on piece, complete "Kulebakskaya" volost cancellation, VF
100.00
892 **/*   27a
1909, 3k black, printed on rose paper, complete sheet of 12 contains six vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH, hinged mostly on margins, VF
1500.00
893  31a
1910, 3k black, printed on grayish green paper, vertical tete-beche pair, part of OG, VF
150.00
894 **/*   38-39
1911, 3k black, two complete sheets of ten, printed on greenish blue or bluish green paper, first one has missing margin on the left, full OG, NH or LH (2), VF
200.00
895  3

Arzamas

1876, 5k indigo, choice copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF
250.00
896 (*)   8 fn

Atkarsk

1882, 3k blue and brownish red, type 3, fresh, unused, no gum, VF, Chuchin Cat. rank "R", Schmidt #14
300.00
897 **/*   10-11

Belebey

1904, 1k red and blue, 2k blue and red, complete compound sheet of 100 (10x10), includes block of 60 of 1k and block of 40 of 2k with gutter in the middle, forming ten vertical se-tenant pairs, in addition block of four from the top left corner and horizontal strip of four from the bottom left corner have value tablets blank. Minor perf separations, one stamp has small whole, otherwise full OG, mostly NH, VF and the only known complete sheet of this issue, ex-Lavrov, Stibbe
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15000.00
898  2a

Bielozersk

1871, 3k black, horizontal tete-beche pair, reinforced in the middle, full OG, LH, VF appearance, ex-Bade, Faberge, priced as two singles
150.00
899  18
1878, 3k black, printed on dark brown paper, top left corner margin horizontal pair of two different types, full OG, hinged, VF
120.00
900  Schmidt #26
1881, 2k gray, printed on white paper, manuscript cancellation, VF and scarce in used condition, red handstamp "Ferrary-Faberge"
150.00
901 **/*   26
1882, 2k gray, complete sheet of 63 (7x9), printer's embossed seal at the top right corner, control inscription at the bottom right corner, two folds between stamps, full OG, mostly NH, VF, probably unique, ex-Faberge
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5000.00
902 (*)   33c
1887, 2k violet, vertical tete-beche pair, light fold on the left margin, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
903 **/*   40
1889, 2k grayish green, complete sheet of 100 (10x10), including various perforation errors - one stamp imperforated on the right, double perforation between 9th and 10th vertical rows, triple perforation at the bottom, minor separations, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Stibbe
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1000.00
904  47a-49a
1897-98, 2k indigo, 2k carmine and 2k green, imperforated complete set in pairs, one pair has slight gum crease, otherwise nice margins and very fresh, full OG, NH (1) or hinged, VF
350.00
905  59
1907, plate proofs of 2k, six horizontal pairs - three perforated and three imperforated, various colors, full OG, NH/LH or no gum as produced, VF, Schmidt #67-68
750.00
906  59
1907, perforated plate proof of 2k in green, complete sheet of 35 (5x7), three horizontal rows at the bottom are inverted and forming five vertical tete-beche pairs, excellent condition, no gum as produced, F/VF and extremely rare, ex-Melikov, Faberge
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5000.00
907  Schmidt #78 var
1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k brick red, printed on white paper, jointed "three" and "kop" variety of surcharge, minor soiling at the bottom right corner, full OG, previously hinged, fine and extremely rare, only four stamps bearing inverted surcharge with this variety were produced
1500.00
908  77
1913, 3k red, printed on yellow paper, used on piece, a part of "Gavrinskoye" volost cancellation, fresh and fine
100.00
909 */U   1/85

Bielozersk - Collection

1868-1914, 123 mostly mint stamps (13 used - pen-cross or date stamp cancelled) on two VARIO pages, including singles pairs and blocks, some scarce stamps, as well as two proofs. Condition is generally fresh, full or part of OG, F/VF, nice starting collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $3,023
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2500.00
910  2

Bobrov

1878, 3k black, printed on lilac paper, type 3, full OG, LH, VF
500.00
911  2
1878, 3k black, printed on lilac paper, vertical strip of three of all existing types, full OG, hinged at the top and bottom, VF, ex-Faberge
1500.00
912  2 var
1878, 3k black, printed on lilac paper, three stamps representing different letter shifts to the top or bottom in the text "Bobrovskaia Zemskaia", full OG, hinged, VF and spectacular lot, ex-Faberge, one stamp has red handstamp "Ferrary-Faberge"
2500.00
913 **/*   4
1879, 3k black, printed on green paper, top sheet margin vertical strip of five, all different types of stamps, full, one stamp has pinhole, usual gum bends, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH (3) or hinged, VF, red handstamp "Ferrary-Faberge"
1500.00
914  4 var
1879, 3k black, two stamps printed green or dark green paper, both stamps are type 5, a dot between "o" and "ch" in "Pochta" variety, full OG, hinged, VF, ex-Schmidt, Faberge
1500.00
915  7
1879, 3k black, printed on light blue paper, three stamps of all existing types, one stamp has slight gum crease, full OG, hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
2000.00
916    Schmidt #4

Bogorodsk

1869, entire stationery wrapper 5k red, size 30x450mm, adhered to the paper under the stamp, otherwise fresh, unused and VF
150.00
917    Schmidt #7
1871, stationery envelope 5k red, size 140x110mm, addressed to Dorokhovskoye Volost, F/VF
300.00
918 (*)   15b var
1877, 10k dark brown, scarce color variety, nice margins imperforated copy, fresh, unused, no gum, VF, Schmidt #15 var, rank "R" for stamp in dark yellow brown color
750.00
919 (*)   26
1883, 5k red orange, fresh, unused, no gum, VF, rank "R"
500.00
920  27a
1884, 5k carmine red, perforated copy, printed on thick paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
921    46
1890, stationery postcard 3k red, sent from Moscow to Bogorodsk zemstvo, uprated by 5k orange red, paid for rural delivery, all appropriate markings, VF
250.00
922    50
1890, entire wrapper with pre-printed advertisement, addressed to Bogorodsk zemstvo, franked on reverse by two Imperial 2k green, and upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated with 1k red violet, VF and scarce
500.00
923  Schmidt #91
1894, 2k yellow brown, left sheet margin imperforated copy, premium quality, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
924  115b
1895, 3k blue, error "8" at the bottom right corner, top sheet margin copy, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
925  1-2

Boguchary

1871-72, black handstamp 5k, two copies, printed on thick or thin paper, no gum as issued, VF
750.00
926  1

Borovichy

1868, 5k black and lilac red, full OG, hinged, VF
120.00
927  2
1872, 5k black and red, used on a piece, pen cancelled, VF, ex-Faberge
400.00
928 **/*   14, 14a

Bugulma

1903, 2k blue and rose, complete sheet of 100, contains four panes of 25, top left pane has inverted left vertical row of stamps, representing five horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Lentz, Faberge
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1500.00
929  4a, 7a, 11a

Buguruslan

1884-96, 2k black on lilac paper, 2k lilac, horizontal and vertical tete-beche pairs respectively, in addition 2k violet, couche, fresh, full OG or unused, no gum (2), VF
300.00
930 **/*   14a, 18

Byezhetsk

1893, 3k black, printed on gray paper, complete compound sheet of 22, top part is inverted and forming six vertical tete-beche pairs, usual brownish full OG, mostly NH, VF
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1000.00
931 **/*   23, 27
1894, 3k black on lilac rose paper and 3k black on gray blue paper, two complete sheets of 25, first one has several folds, the other one has thin on one stamp, full OG, mostly NH, VF
400.00
932 **   19b

Cherdyn

1897, 1k orange, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
933    31
1910, 2k bright rose, horizontal pair, used on reverse of cover addressed to Gubdorskiy Volost Court, blue oval zemstvo ds, VF
300.00
934 **   Schmidt #41
1919, 20k bluish green, top sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, hinged on margins only, F/VF and scarce flawless pair
2000.00
935  3

Chern

1869-71, 3k lilac gray, printed on thick (0.17mm) paper, full OG, hinged, VF and rare, ex-Faberge, Schmidt #5, rank "RRR", reportedly six copies known
7500.00
936 (*)   8
1869-71, 3k black, printed on wide quadrille paper, fresh, unused, no gum, VF, Schmidt #10, rank "R"
400.00
937 **/*   9
1873, 3k black, printed on paper with watermark small (4mm) square, block of six (2x3), light diagonal crease at the top left corner, otherwise very fresh, full OG, NH or LH, VF, T. Page opinion, Schmidt #15
1000.00
938  14
1869-71, 3k blue, fresh, no gum as issued, VF, Schmidt #18
150.00
939  15
1869-71, 3k gray, printed on wide horizontally laid paper, no gum as issued, VF, ex-Faberge
200.00
940  4

Chistopol

1911, 2k dark brown, perforation 11 /12, a part of zemstvo ds, minor perf irregularities at the bottom, fresh, F/VF and rare, Schmidt #6, rank "RR"
1000.00
941 **   

Danilov - Medicine stamp

1890's, 5k lilac, block of four, all existing types of stamp, no gum as issued, NH, VF
750.00
942    
Dankov - Postage Due handstamps 1892, stationery envelope 7k blue, sent from St. Petersburg to Dankov uezd (Ryazan Gubernia), violet oval "Vzyskatí. D.Z.P." marking, all transits and arrival ds, mostly VF
250.00
943    
1890's, violet oval handstamp "Vzyskatí. D.Z.P." and endorsement "6k" on a stamp edge, VF
100.00
944 */U   1/17

Dankov Collection

1873-1916, 83 mostly mint stamps (11 used) on a VARIO page, including singles and 12 pairs, numerous color, plate and perforation varieties, generally nice and fresh, most OG, F/VF, ex-Kuznetsov, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,400++
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1200.00
945 **/*   2

Dmitrov

1874, 3k brown, green and carmine, block of 45 (5x9), partially separated and neatly rejoined in one place, full OG, mostly NH, VF, the largest known multiple in existence, ex-Stibbe, Faberge
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4000.00
946  2a
1874, 3k olive brown and green, without carmine color, "white crown" variety, a part of zemstvo cancellation, fresh, VF and possibly unique in used condition, rank "R"
5000.00
947 (*)   2b
1874, 3k brown, green and carmine, "double crown" variety, double impression of carmine color, shallow thin, unused, no gum, F/VF
300.00
948  3

Dnieprovsk

1871, 5k black, printed on horizontally laid paper, fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF, red Ferrary-Faberge handstamp
250.00
949 */U   5-10

Dnieprovsk Collection

1876-92, 25 mostly mint stamps (1 pen cross cancelled) on a VARIO page, including singles, two pairs and block of four, various types of stamps, one stamp with double perforation, generally OG, F/VF, most from the Lentz and Kuznetsov Collections, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $445
400.00
950 **/*   2

Donez

1879, 5k greenish blue, right sheet margin block of four, repaired 2mm tear at the bottom, full OG, NH (2) or LH, VF
500.00
951  2

Dukhvostschina

1874, 3k black, printed on dark blue paper, four stamps of four different types, including scarce one without a dot after "Pochty", one stamp has minute crease, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
750.00
952  3
1874, 6k black, printed on lilac paper, horizontal pair, types 5-6, the last one has no dot after "Pochta" variety, full original brownish gum, hinged, VF
300.00
953 **/*   9, 9a

Gadiach

1888, 3k violet, complete sheet of 30 (10x3), left part is inverted and representing three horizontal tete-beche pairs with gutter in the middle, fresh, full OG, mostly NH, VF and rare, Ex-Ferrary, Faberge, Baughman
1500.00
954    16
1889, 3k red and green, used on local cover addressed to zemstvo administration, cancelled by Luten'ka volost marking, blue zemstvo ds, sealed with wax, fold and minor soiling away from the stamp, VF
200.00
955 **/*   30a
1894, 3k bluish green and red, block of six (2x3), grossly misperforated, perforation 11 1/2, full OG, NH (5) or LH, VF, Schmidt #32 var, rank "R" for each stamp
500.00
956    44a
1899, 3k yellow rose and rose, perforated copy, used on reverse of local cover addressed to zemstvo administration, cancelled by Kapustintsy volost marking, sealed with wax, slight paper envelope toning, otherwise VF
200.00
957  47
1913, 3k green, type 3, cancelled by pen and showing a part of volost cancellation, fresh, VF
200.00
958  3

Gdov

1875, 2k bright blue, separating lines, full OG, hinged, F/VF, rank "R"
500.00
959 **   19a

Griazovets

1889, 4k gray green, printed on brownish netted paper, sheet margin block of four contains two horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH, VF
200.00
960  29
1892, 4k yellow, fresh color, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
961  69
1894, Postman, 4k red, used on piece, complete zemstvo cancellation and complete "Avnegskoye" volost negative seal, VF
100.00
962  70
1894, 4k green, used on piece, zemstvo cancellation and complete "Bolshezaimenetskago Selískago Obschest. Ernakovs. Volost" negative seal, VF
100.00
963  76
1894, 4k dark blue, "postman with shadow" variety, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
964  118
1911, 3k blue and greenish blue, used on piece, complete "Vederkovskoye" volost cancellation, VF
100.00
965 */U   3/122

Griazovets Collection

1875-1913, 543 mainly mint stamps (112 used, many on pieces) on VARIO pages, singles, pairs, numerous blocks and multiples, various types of stamps; perforation, paper, printing and color varieties, generally nice condition, full OG, NH, LH/hinged or used, F/VF, vast majority of stamps from the E. Lentz and Kuznetsov Collections, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $5,800++
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4500.00
966 **/*   4

Irbit

1880, 8k black, printed on yellow paper, block of 60 (10x6), bottom row is inverted, resulting in ten vertical tete-beche pairs, several folds between stamps, two stamps are thinned, still nice and fresh, no gum as issued, VF
2500.00
967 **/*   8, 8a
1890, 2k black and lilac rose, complete sheet of 20 (10x2), right part is inverted and forming two horizontal tete-beche pairs with gutter in the middle, light vertical fold between stamps and small hole on the gutter, no gum as issued, VF, ex-Stibbe
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1250.00
968 **/*   18, 18a
1913, 1k red orange, block of 77 (11x7), margins at the top and bottom, including three groups of inverted stamps of 12, 9 or 16, representing 21 horizontal or vertical tete-beche pairs, gum soiling is affected eight stamps, full OG, mostly NH, F/VF and very rare multiple, ex-Stibbe
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2000.00
969  16
1903, unaccepted design imperforated essay of 4k in brown, printed on thin paper, tiny toned spot at the bottom left corner, still fresh, no gum as produced, VF
100.00
970 */U   1-3

Kadnikov

1871-74, a page from the Stibbe Collection with his personal notes, includes No. 1 with small thin, two copies on #2 (one is cut to shape), and two stamps of #3, generally fresh, F/VF, #1-2 have rank "R"
1000.00
971 **/*   3
1874, lilac blue handstamp 3k, block of 36, various handstamp positions to each other, representing couche, tete-beche and etc., some soiling and ageing, full OG, mostly NH, F/VF, ex-Stibbe
3000.00
972 **/*   10
1893, 3k green and red, complete sheet of 100 (10x10), full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Stibbe
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1000.00
973    19
1910, 3k carmine rose, used on reverse of local registered cover to zemstvo administration, pen cross cancellation and oval zemstvo ds, VF, expertized H. Bloch
100.00
974    7

Kamyshlov

1915, cover from zemstvo to Sweden via Yekaterinburg, franked by 3k black red and greenish blue, paid for local delivery, cancelled with Pyshminskoye volost seal, upon arrival to Kamyshlov uprated by Romanov Dynasty 10k blue, censored at Yekaterinburg, Kamyshlov zemstvo cachet on reverse, VF and rare cover, T. Page opinion
5000.00
975  3

Kassimov

1870, 3k black, diamond shaped stamp, full OG, hinged, VF
200.00
976  4c
1875, 3k bright blue and 3k ultra, two stamps on pasted up paper, the second one has tiny thin spot, full OG, hinged or unused, no gum, VF
200.00
977    17

Kharkov

1901, cover from Constantinople to Kharkov zemstvo, franked by Russian PO at Levant 10k green and pale red, upon arrival to Kharkov uprated by Imperial 7k blue, paid for local delivery, the cover was undelivered and returned to sender in Constantinople, all appropriate markings, minor conveyance flaws, F/VF
1000.00
978  19a var
1896, error black boxed marking over 5k ultra and gold, full OG, hinged, VF and rare, Schmidt #33
1000.00
979  19e, var
1898, two stamps with black or violet boxed marking over 5k blue and gold, full OG, hinged, F/VF and scarce assembly, Schmidt #35, var
500.00
980  

Kharkov Gubernia Zemstvo Collection - Akhtyrka, Kharkov and Volchansk

1870-92, 58 mostly mint stamps (1 used) on a VARIO page, singles and several pairs, some plate and color varieties, a few scarce stamps, generally OG, F/VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $2,200++
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1500.00
981  1

Kherson

1867, 10k yellow orange, pen cross cancelled, perfect condition, VF, ex-Schmidt, Faberge
750.00
982  1
1867, imperforated plate proof of 10k in orange, fresh and flawless, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
750.00
983  2
1871(?), 10k carmine red and black, two official reprints, first one is imperforated, the other one has inverted center, insignificant soiling, full OG, hinged, F/VF
150.00
984 **/*   4
1874, 10k red and black, sheet of 97 (10x10), three bottom row stamps less for completion, nice and fresh, full OG, mostly NH, VF, the largest known multiple, ex-Stibbe, BPA certificate
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10000.00
985  3

Khvalynsk

1908, four trial color imperforated proofs of 2k, colors - green, orange, lilac and carmine, one stamp has minor thin, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
986 **/*   4, 4a
1914, 2k blue and rose, complete sheet of 54 (9x6), fourth, fifth and sixth vertical rows are inverted, forming 12 horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Stibbe
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1500.00
987 **/*   13

Kirillov

1904, 2k blue and red, issue with inverted center, horizontal pair, full OG, NH or LH, VF
250.00
988 **/*   3, 3a

Kobelaky

1902, 5k black, blue and rose, complete sheet of 30 (3x10), bottom row is inverted, representing three tete-beche pairs, printer's embossed seal at the bottom right corner, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Stibbe
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3000.00
989 **/*   7-8
1903, 3k black, rose and blue, complete sheet of 60 (6x10), bottom right stamp (position 60) has error in denomination - 2k, full OG, mostly NH, VF and extremely rare, Ex-Stibbe
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4000.00
990 (*)   34 var

Kolomna

1895, 1k orange, printing shift appears to be double impression, fresh, unused, no gum, VF and spectacular item
100.00
991 **   45-46
1916, 1k red and 2k green, both are in sheets of 70 (7x10), formerly complete se-tenant sheet of 140, numerous printing varieties, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Stibbe
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1000.00
992 **/*   1-2

Konstantinograd

1913, 1k green on yellow paper, 3k green on carmine paper, two complete sheets 16 (8x2), right part of each sheet is inverted and forming two horizontal tete-beche pairs, small separations, full OG, mostly NH, VF and scarce, ex-Stibbe
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2500.00
993  5/10
1913-14, 1k-30k, set of five stamps (less 10k for completion), each stamp used on individual piece, complete violet zemstvo date markings, fresh, VF, ex-Kuznetsov
500.00
994 **/*   3

Korcheva

1889, 2k blue, complete sheet of 70 (7x10), five stamps are defected, still full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Stibbe
500.00
995  16a

Kotelnich

1892, 3k bronze, vertical tete-beche pair, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
996  20
1908, 5k black, printed on gray blue paper, full OG, hinged, VF and premium quality stamp, rank "R"
1000.00
997 **/*   22, 22a
1910, 2k lilac red, complete sheet of 100 (two blocks of 50 - 10x5), contains ten vertical tete-beche pairs with gutter in the middle, horizontal fold and hole on the gutter, full OG, mostly NH, VF and very rare, ex-Lentz, Stibbe
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2000.00
998 **/*   23
1911, 2k red, complete sheet of 100 (10x10), double horizontal perforation between the second and the third rows, minor separations and one stamp has minute scratch, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Stibbe
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750.00
999  6

Krasny

1907, 3k black, horizontal pair, imperforated vertically between stamps, full OG, hinged, VF
200.00
1000  17-18
1912, 3k multicolored, two stamps printed on rose or yellow paper, corners are in various colors, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
1001 **/*   18a
1912, 3k multicolored, printed on yellow paper, vertical imperforated strip of three, corners in various color combinations, full OG, NH (1) or LH, VF and scarce
2500.00
1002 **/*   22a-23a, 25a-26a
1912, 3k multicolored, four different imperforated blocks of four printed on various paper, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF
1000.00
1003  27-30, var
1912, 3k multicolored, complete by Schmidt set of five in horizontal pairs, each stamp has two corners without denomination, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, Schmidt #27-31
1000.00
1004 **/*   22 imp

Kremenchug

1913, 3k yellow brown, complete sheet of 112 (14x8), printer's embossing at the top right corner, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Lentz, Faberge
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1000.00
1005  2-3

Kuznetsk

1903, 3k and 5k, two stamps used on a part of a postal form, violet oval zemstvo cancellation, VF
250.00
1006 */U   1-5

Kuznetsk Collection

1880-1904, 50 mostly mint stamps (6 used), neatly housed on a VARIO page, singles and pairs, different types of stamps, perforation errors, color varieties and more, mainly OG, F/VF, ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $645++
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500.00
1007  6

Lahishev

1901, 3k rose red, manuscript cancellation, fresh, VF
150.00
1008  1/9

Lahishev Collection

1896-1904, 64 mint stamps on a VARIO page, singles, pairs and gutter pairs, two strips of five, including plate and color varieties, nice quality collection, primarily OG, with many NH stamps, F/VF or better, most of the stamps from the Lentz and Kuznetsov collections, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $740++
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600.00
1009 **/*   5

Livny

1876, 5k red, complete sheet of 30 (10x3), fresh, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Faberge, Stibbe
1500.00
1010 **/*   6
1880, 5k green, complete sheet of 96 (12x8), minor gum soiling, light vertical fold, full OG, mostly NH, VF and scarce, ex-Stibbe
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3000.00
1011  9-10
1900, 5k blue and 5k carmine, affixed on a piece, manuscript text with dates of issue over the stamps and zemstvo violet negative seal, VF
150.00
1012  1

Lokhvitsa

1899, 3k yellow and brown, two copies of two different types, open and close "3" at the bottom denomination, violet zemstvo seal, usual pinhole, VF, ex-Faberge
1500.00
1013  2
1901, 3k red, printed on yellow paper, used on a piece, a part of Imperial Post ds and practically complete zemstvo marking, VF, ex-Faberge
200.00
1014  27
1910, violet diagonal surcharge 5k on 1k gray, left sheet margin horizontal pair of two different types of basic stamp, full OG, LH, VF, ex-Faberge
300.00
1015  27 var
1910, inverted violet diagonal surcharge 5k on 1k gray, sheet margin copy, full OG, LH, F/VF and scarce, reportedly 25 stamps with inverted surcharge were produced, ex-Faberge
1000.00
1016  28
1910, diagonal surcharge 6k on 1k gray, right sheet margin horizontal pair of two different types of basic stamp, full OG, LH, F/VF, ex-Faberge
300.00
1017  28 var
1910, inverted violet diagonal surcharge 6k on 1k gray, horizontal pair of two different types of basic stamp, full OG, LH, F/VF and rare, ex-Faberge
2500.00
1018  29 var
1910, inverted violet diagonal surcharge 5k on 3k gold, full OG, LH, F/VF and scarce, reportedly less than 25 stamps with inverted surcharge were produced, ex-Faberge
2000.00
1019  30
1910, diagonal surcharge 6k on 3k gold, left sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, LH, F/VF, ex-Faberge, Schmidt #31, rank "R" for each stamp
1500.00
1020  30 var
1910, inverted diagonal surcharge 6k on 3k gold, right sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, LH, F/VF and extremely rare, ex-Faberge
5000.00
1021  43 var
1911, 3k violet and black, bottom left corner margin vertical pair, imperforated horizontally between stamps, slight gum wrinkle, full OG, LH, VF, ex-Faberge
400.00
1022  46-52
1911, Zincography issue, plate proof in blue and red brown, no value indicated, block of 18, contains two blocks of ten and eight, the last one is printed on reverse (booklet like printing), insignificant toning, no gum as produced, VF and extremely rare, ex-Stibbe
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3000.00
1023 **/*   51
1911, 15k red brown, green and lilac brown, complete sheet of 25, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Stibbe
500.00
1024 **/*   57-58
1915, 3k grayish violet, complete sheet of 25 with double perforation, stamp on position 4 has error 1k denomination, full OG, NH or LH, VF and scarce, ex-Faberge
3000.00
1025 **/*   66
1915, 50k yellow and black, complete sheet of 25, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Stibbe
500.00
1026 **/*   75
1916, 5k green and red, complete sheet of 25, diagonal crease at the top right corner is affecting one stamp, full OG, most NH, VF, ex-Faberge
300.00
1027 **   75 var
1916, 5k green and red, top left corner margin imperforated block of four, types of stamps 1-1/1-2, which are not corresponded to layout of perforated stamps, full OG, NH (hinged on margin only), VF and rare, ex-Faberge
2500.00
1028  13a

Luga

1886, 3k rose red, horizontal tete-beche pair, insignificant thin, full OG, hinged, VF
200.00
1029 **   Schmidt #20-23

Luga - Soviet issue

1919, side margin horizontal se-tenant strip of 18, including (from left to right) six stamps of 5r, three stamps of 50k, one stamp of 5k, two stamps of 10k, three stamps of 3r and three stamps of 1r,folded several times along perforation, no gum as issued, VF and scarce colorful item
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2500.00
1030    

Luga - Postage Due handstamps

1880's, three handstamps on separate pieces, 3k in greenish blue or black, and 5k in blue, text reads - "Luzhskaia Uezdnaia Zemskaia Pochta. Vzyskat", mostly VF
600.00
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Luga Collection

1871-1900, 112 mostly mint stamps (21 used) on two VARIO pages, singles, pairs and strips, including numerous printing, plate and color varieties; eight stamp have rank "R" in Schmidt Cat., nice quality collection, primarily OG, with some NH stamps, F/VF or better, generally the Lentz and Kuznetsov collections, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $2,100++
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1500.00