Lots 755 - 783, Catalogue of Auction #38 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
755  2
1865, 10pa brown and blue, even to large margins with strong colors, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF and very rare mint copy with original gum, L. Rosauer and other guarantees on reverse
2000.00
756  2
1865, 10pa brown and blue, nice four-side margin copy, "783" inside dotted cancellation (Beirut), fresh, VF, Bolaffi certificate, C.v. $750
500.00
757 (*)   3
1865, 2pi blue and red, well-margined copy, fresh unblemished colors, unused, no gum, VF and scarce stamp in mint condition, Mi #2, 1,500
1000.00
758  3
1865, 2pi blue and red, large margins all around, blue Constantinople cancellation, fresh, VF, C.v. $850
600.00
759    14a
1872, 5k blue, printed on vertically laid paper, used on reverse of entire written in Arabic, tied by blue Port Trebizond cancellation, mostly VF
400.00
760  23-26 imp
1884, 1k-7k, printed on horizontally laid paper, imperforated complete set of four in horizontal pairs, pair of 7k has top left corner margin, all others have nice four-side margins, full OG, LH or hinged, VF and scarce
1000.00
761  24
1884, 2k green, printed on horizontally laid paper, imperforated gutter block of four, red "TS" is in the middle (a part of OBRAZETS overprint), reinforced by hinge horizontally between stamps, fresh, full OG, VF
500.00
762    31
1904, PPC from Russian PO at Mitylene to France, franked on front and on reverse by two stamps of 10pa on 2k green, met correct postal rate, upon arrival to France erroneously charged 10c with postage due stamp applied, Constantinople transit and Maubeuge arrival markings, VF
150.00
763  40-48
1909, 50th Anniversary of the Russian Post Offices in Levant, complete set of nine, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #30-38
75.00
764  71-80
1909, overprint "Jaffa", complete set of ten, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #39-47 IV, Scott C.v. $318.35
150.00
765  91-100
1909, overprint "Kerassunde", complete set of ten, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #39-47 VI, Scott C.v. $101.10
100.00
766  101-110
1909, overprint "Mont-Athos", complete set of ten, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #39-47 VIII, Scott C.v. $122.20
100.00
767  111-17
1909, overprint "St. Athon", complete set of seven, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #39-45 IX, Scott C.v. $101.50
50.00
768  131-40
1909, overprint "Salonique", complete set of ten, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #39-47 XI, Scott C.v. $122.30
100.00
769  141-50
1909, overprint "Smyrne", complete set of ten, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #39-47 XII, Scott C.v. $122.45
100.00
770  151-59
1909, overprint "Trebizonde", set of nine (less #160), full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #39-47 XIII, Scott C.v. $83.55
80.00
771  161-69
1909, overprint "Beyrouth", complete set of nine, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #39-47 I, Scott C.v. $122.50
100.00
772  171-79
1909, overprint "Dardanelles", complete set of nine, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #39-47 III, Scott C.v. $97.70
100.00
773  181-89
1909, overprint "Metelin", complete set of nine, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #39-47 VII, Scott C.v. $151.75
100.00
774  191-99
1909, overprint "Rizeh", complete set of nine, full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Mi #39-47 X, Scott C.v. $97.50
100.00
775    204
1912, pre-printed cover from Russian PO at Trebizond to Tauris (Persia), franked on reverse by red surcharge 1pi on 10k blue, blue oval merchant marking, arrival ds, VF
150.00
776    204
1914, pre-printed cover from Russian PO at Stambul (Constantinople) to Tehran, franked on reverse by red surcharge 1pi on 10k blue, postmarked on arrival, VF
150.00
777  213-27
1913, Romanov Dynasty, surcharged issue, complete set of 15, full OG, LH or previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $173.50
100.00
778  228-31
1913, surcharged issue, complete set of three, neat Constantinople cancellations, fresh, VF, Mi #76-78, 650
150.00
779    8, 10

Russian Post Offices in Syria

1869, entire wrapper from Alexandretta to Beirut, franked by 1k brown and 5k blue, both with perforation 11 1/2, tied with dotted blue cancellation, Russian PO at Alexandretta date stamp on reverse, Beirut arrival ds, mostly VF and rare
1250.00
780    232-33

Wrangel Army issues - Refugees' correspondences

1921, cover from refugees' camp at Constantinople to refugees' camp at Belgrade, franked by two surcharged blocks of four, printed on vertically laid paper, the last one with additional surcharge on margin, all appropriate markings, VF, C.v. $2,400++ as for stamps off cover
300.00
781    300
1921, cover from refugees' camp at Lemnos to refugees' camp at Constantinople, franked by blue surcharge 10,000r over 100pi on 10r carmine, yellow and gray, arrival ds, VF, expertized by Romeko
150.00
782    308-10
1921, cover from refugees' camp at Constantinople to refugees' camp at Belgrade, franked by three surcharged blocks of four of Denikin Army issue, all appropriate markings, VF
200.00
783    

Russian offices in Bukhara

1895, pre-printed registered cover from Bukhara to Peshawar, franked on reverse by three stamps of 10k blue, cancelled with Russian PO at Bukhara ds, Sea Post Office transit and Peshawar arrival marking, mostly VF
200.00