Lots 800 - 932, Catalogue of Auction #38 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
800  4 var

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

1880, 10k blue, horizontal pair, complete offset of the design on reverse, minor top right corner imperfection, full OG, previously hinged, VF
500.00
801  4, var

Ananiev

1879, 5k blue, two copies of dark and light shade of blue color, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
802 **   25a

Ardatov

1909, 3k black, printed on rose paper, complete sheet of 12, contains six vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, hinged on margins, stamps are NH, VF
600.00
803 **   29a
1909, 3k black, printed on dark red paper, block of four, contains two vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH, VF
250.00
804 **/*   32a
1910, 3k black, printed on greenish gray paper, complete sheet of 12, contains six vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH or LH (mostly on margins), VF
600.00
805 **   38
1911, 3k black, printed on light blue granite paper, complete sheet of ten (5x2), full OG, NH or LH (1), VF
100.00
806  3

Arzamas

1876, 5k indigo blue, full OG, LH, VF and a gorgeous copy
300.00
807  Schmidt #21
1889, 5k lilac, horizontal strip of four, all different types of stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
808  8 fn

Atkarsk

1881, 3k dark blue and carmine red, full OG, previously hinged, a fine copy, Schmidt #13, type I, rank "R"
200.00
809  12
1885, imperforated proof of 3k in black and light blue, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
810 **/*   2a

Balashov

1880, 4k dark violet and red, right sheet margin strip of five, types 2-3-4-1-2, full OG, NH or hinged, VF and scarce multiple
300.00
811 **/*   12 var

Belebey

1905, 2k brown and rose red, complete sheet of 100 (10x10), imperforated vertically between ninth and tenth rows and on the right, some perforation reinforcement, full OG, NH or LH, VF and scarce multiple
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1500.00
812  1 var

Berdyansk

1868, 10k black, green and light blue, top left sheet margin copy, notched anchor variety, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
813  13

Bielozersk

1878, 2k black, printed on ordinary paper, pen cross cancellation, fresh, F/VF
400.00
814 (*)   26
1882, 2k gray, complete sheet of 63 (7x9), control inscription at the bottom right corner, several creases, still fresh, unused, no gum, F/VF and very rare, ex-Stibbe
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3500.00
815  30
1888, 2k brown, used on a piece, which is bearing three different markings - zemstvo straight cancel and two Imperial date stamps, VF and spectacular item
100.00
816  35, 40 var
1889, 2k black and 2k green, two vertical pairs imperforated horizontally between stamps, in addition vertical pair of 2k green with strong shift of horizontal perforation, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
817 **/*   61
1904, 2k dark violet, printed on yellow paper, side sheet margin block of ten (5x2), all five types of stamps, full OG, NH or hinged (4), F/VF
250.00
818  66, 66a
1906, 2k red, printed on yellow paper, perforated and imperforated horizontal pairs, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
200.00
819  69-70
1908, two stamps surcharged 3k in black, 2k gray and 2k yellow brown, the last one has repaired tear on the right, still fresh, full OG, LH or hinged, VF appearance, ex-Faberge
150.00
820 **/*   Schmidt #72, var
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k yellow, top sheet margin block of nine (positions 1-3/6-8/11-13), stamp on position 3 has wide space between "three" and "kop" variety of surcharge, full OG, NH or hinged (1), VF and undoubtedly UNIQUE item, only 25 stamps were produced, Schmidt rank "R" for each one. The only stamp possible with wide space variety, ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov
15000.00
821 */(*)   78a, b var
1908, 3k red, printed on thin yellow paper, perforated and imperforated vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, previously hinged or unused no gum, F/VF
300.00
822  1

Bobrov

1872, 3k black, printed on lilac rose paper, lot of four, represented all existing types of stamps, no gum as issued, VF
250.00
823 */(*)   2 var
1878, 3k black, printed on lilac paper, three stamps representing various letter shifts in the text "Bobrovskaya Zemskaya", full OG, hinged or unused (1), VF and spectacular lot, ex-Faberge, one stamp has red handstamp "Ferrary-Faberge"
1500.00
824  2
1878, 3k black, printed on lilac paper, pen cross and manuscript cancellation, balanced margins, VF, ex-Faberge
500.00
825  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
1250.00
826  4 var
1879, 3k black, printed on green paper, top sheet margin copy with frame partly unprinted at the bottom left corner, slight gum creases, still full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare, just a few stamps with this variety have been recorded
2000.00
827  6, 6a
1879, 3k black, printed on lilac gray paper, block of seven (three stamps at the top, and four at the bottom), contains two horizontal tete-beche pairs, one stamp with small thin from hinge removal, vertical fold between stamps, still full OG, previously hinged, VF appearance
1000.00
828  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
829    Schmidt #14

Bogorodsk

1879, stationery envelope 10k blue, size 185x120mm, postally used, VF
750.00
830 (*)   24
1883, 5k violet carmine, imperforated copy, unused, no gum, VF appearance
100.00
831  26
1883, 5k reddish orange, imperforated copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF, rank "R"
500.00
832    48
1889, money letter for 1rub from Moscow to zemstvo, paid in cash for sending by Imperial Post, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated with 10k orange red for rural delivery, wax seals are intact, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce
750.00
833  62a
1890, 10k rose, wide margin imperforated copy, full OG, previously hinged, VF
300.00
834    85
1894, mixed franking pre-printed cover from Moscow to Bogorodsk zemstvo, franked by Imperial 2k green, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated by 2k brownish yellow, paid for rural delivery, all appropriate markings, VF
200.00
835 */U   130-50
1896, 2k-20k, complete set of 21, including paid and due stamps, two used, others are mint with full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
700.00
836  1-2

Boguchary

1871-72, black handstamp 5k, two copies on thick or on thin widely laid paper, no gum as issued, VF
750.00
837  2

Borovichy

1872, 5k black and red, used on a piece, pen cancelled, VF, ex-Faberge
400.00
838  7 var
1878, 3k black and green, double impression of green background, pen cross cancellation, VF
500.00
839 (*)   8a
1886, 3k rose, vertical tete-beche pair, fresh, unused, no gum, F/VF
150.00
840 **   9a

Bugulma

1895, 2k rose red, block of 25, each stamp has blue overprint "13" (Dymsk), full OG, NH, F/VF
350.00
841 **/*   16a
1907, 2k multicolored, overprinted with large control numbers, nine different horizontal pairs, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
400.00
842 **/*   4

Byezhetsk

1881, 3k black, printed on green paper, block of ten different types of stamps, folded ones between stamp, full OG, NH (2) or hinged, VF
200.00
843 **   14a, 18
1893, 3k black, printed on gray granite paper, se-tenant block of 14 mounted on page from a collection, contains four vertical tete-beche pairs and six stamps of enlarged format (three at the top and three at the bottom), different printing varieties, minor usual soiling, full OG, mostly NH, VF
500.00
844  16a
1893, 3k black, printed on blue granite paper, vertical tete-beche pair, some usual gum soiling, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
845 **   24, 28
1894, 3k black on blue granite paper and 3k black on rose paper, two imperforated complete sheets of 25, no gum as issued, VF, ex-Faberge
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400.00
846 (*)   Schmidt #4

Chembary

1880's, (5k) blue, nice centering and intact perforation, minor soiling, otherwise fresh, unused, no gum, VF and extremely rare, only a few stamps recorded (all without gum), this one is definitely the best preserved copy, Schmidt rank "RRRR", ex-Faberge
25000.00
847 **   4
1888, (5k) multicolored, complete sheet of 91 (13x7), full OG, mostly NH, VF
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600.00
848    2

Cherdyn

1889, 2k dark blue, printed on rose paper, used on cover addressed to zemstvo administration, roughly opened, still F/VF
150.00
849 **/*   21 var
1897, 3k green, vertical imperforated pair, top stamp has slight gum crease, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
150.00
850 **   28
1915, 2k rose red, perforation L 12 1/2, complete sheet of 25 and one stamp affixed at the bottom, marginal folds, full OG, NH, VF
750.00
851 **/*   33a, b
1913, 2k blue, perforated and imperforated horizontal strips of four, all existing types of stamps, including small "2" variety, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
150.00
852  1

Cherkassy

1879, 5k black, printed on blue paper, bottom right sheet margin copy, full OG, LH, VF and an exceptional copy
300.00
853  9-10

Chern

1869-71, 3k black and 3k blue, printed on quadrille paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
300.00
854  15
1869-71, 5k black, printed on horizontally laid paper, no gum as issued, hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
150.00
855 **   

Danilov - Medicine stamp

1890's, 5k lilac, block of four, all existing types of stamp, no gum as issued, NH, VF
500.00
856  2

Dnieprovsk

1874, 5k black, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
300.00
857 */(*)   2

Dukhovstschina

1874, 3k black, printed on dark blue paper, two copies of different types of the top inscription, one stamp has small natural inclusion, unused, no gum, the other one has full OG, hinged, both are VF
400.00
858  3-4

Gadiach

1886, 3k green and red, 6k red and blue, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
859 **/*   14
1889, 3k blue and red, complete sheet of ten, full OG, NH or hinged (2), VF
100.00
860 (*)   30a
1904, 3k bluish green and red, misperforated bottom right corner sheet margin block of six (2x3), top left stamp has tiny thin, very fresh, unused, no gum, VF, each perforated stamp has rank "R" in Schmidt Cat., ex-Lentz, Faberge
500.00
861  47a
1913, 3k light green, type 3, imperforated at the top and bottom, full OG, hinged, VF
200.00
862  3

Gdov

1875, 3k light blue, separated lines, pen cross cancellation, some perf irregularities, still fresh, F/VF, rank "R"
400.00
863  3

Glazov

1887, 3k black and green, a part of violet oval zemstvo cancellation, VF
150.00
864  13

Irbit

1901, 2k black, printed on lilac gray paper, full original brown gum, previously hinged, VF
200.00
865  15a-16a
1903, 2k brown and 4k blue and light blue, two horizontal imperforated pairs, full OG, hinged, VF
200.00
866  D  

Izyum (Kharkov Gubernia)

1917, Zemstvo Bond for 10r, No.24504, size 222x120mm, signed by zemstvo officials at the bottom, light vertical fold, otherwise VF and scarce, Chuchin Cat. #4197
1000.00
867  D  
1917, Zemstvo Bond for 50r, No.18520, size 222x120mm, signed by zemstvo officials at the bottom, light vertical fold, still VF, Chuchin Cat. #4199
800.00
868  D  
1917, Zemstvo Bond for 100r, No.3404, size 222x120mm, signed by zemstvo officials at the bottom, light vertical fold, mostly VF, Chuchin Cat. #4200
800.00
869  6a

Kadnikov

1879, 3k yellow green, vertical tete-beche pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare premium quality item
1000.00
870 **   9
1890, 3k green and red, complete sheet of 100 (10x10), some perf separations reinforced by hinges, fresh, full OG, mostly NH, VF, ex-Stibbe
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750.00
871  10, 17
1893-1904, lot of seven stamps, including four of #10 and three of #17, various volost cancellations, fresh, F/VF
200.00
872 **   19
1916, 3k carmine red, complete sheet of 25, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
873 (*)   1

Kazan

1895, 3k lilac blue, left sheet margin horizontal pair, mounted on a piece, fresh, VF
250.00
874  1
1895, 3k lilac blue, violet and black oval zemstvo cancellations, fresh, VF
150.00
875  2, var
1895, 2k blue, two stamps in dark and light shades of blue color, full OG, hinged, F/VF
150.00
876    12b

Kharkov

1892, mixed franking pre-printed cover from Poltava to zemstvo, franked on reverse by Imperial 7k blue, upon arrival to Kharkov uprated with 5k blue, paid for rural delivery, small conveyance flaws, still F/VF
300.00
877 **   19d var
1898, 5k blue and gold, gold color is strongly shifted to the bottom right, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
878  1

Kherson

1867, 10k orange yellow, usual pen cross cancel, tiny thin, still collectable copy of this stamp, VF appearance, rank "R"
500.00
879 */(*)   3, 5 var
1872-79, 10k red and black, two stamps with the same "short tail" variety, the first one has full OG, hinged, the other one is unused, no gum, both are VF
200.00
880 **/*   4
1874, 10k red and black, sheet of 97 (10x10), three stamps from the bottom row 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
881  10a, 11
1906-09, 5k blue and 5k green, two stamps with volost cancellations, fresh, VF, ex-Faberge
200.00
882  1

Khvalynsk

1901, 2k black and blue, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
883  4a, var
1914, 2k blue and rose, left sheet margin horizontal strip of five with tete-beche pair in the middle; 2k blue and red, horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
884 **/*   7-8

Kobelaky

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
885  9 var

Kolomna

1888, red overprint "Dolgovaya" on 5k dark blue, horizontal pair, complete offset of the stamp design on reverse, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
886 **   12-14
1889, 1k, 2k and 3k blue, complete se-tenant sheet of 136 (17x8), contains 16 various vertical or horizontal se-tenant pairs, full OG, mostly NH, VF and extremely rare, red handstamp "Ferrary-Faberge" on reverse
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7500.00
887 **   46, 46a
1916, 2k green, perforated and imperforated sheet margin blocks of six (3x2), no gum as issued, NH, VF
100.00
888 **/*   1-7

Korcheva - Collection

1876-1902, 2k blue, ten stamps on one stockcard, representing all issued stamps (7) and three varieties, all properly identified, full OG, NH (1) or LH/hinged, VF, Russian Specialized C.v. $374++
350.00
889 **   24

Kotelnich

1914, 2k red, complete sheet of 100 (10x10), full OG, mostly NH, VF and scarce, ex-Faberge
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1000.00
890  29a var
1915, 5k blue, imperforated horizontal gutter tete-beche pair, tiny thin on the gutter, no gum as printed, VF and rare unrecorded positional item
1000.00
891 **/*   Schmidt #2, var

Kotelnich - Medicine stamps

1918, 50k red and blue, lot of four stamps, including stamp with shifted red color, missing red color, or printed on green paper, no gum as issued, VF
250.00
892  1

Kozelets

1867, 3k bronze, reduced margin at the bottom right, still fresh, full OG, previously hinged fine copy, Schmidt #1, rank "R"
250.00
893  10, 11 var

Krasny

1912, 3k multicolored, two horizontal gutter tete-beche strips of four, printed on rose and yellow paper respectively, full OG, NH or LH, VF
300.00
894  10a, 11a
1912, 3k multicolored, two imperforated stamps, printed on rose and yellow paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, 72 copies (one sheet) of each stamp were printed
400.00
895 **/*   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 rare
2500.00
896 **/*   22a-26a
1912, 3k multicolored on different paper, imperforated complete set of five, full OG, NH (1) or hinged, VF
400.00
897  6

Lahishev

1901, 3k rose red, pen cross cancellation, VF
150.00
898  5

Lokhvitsa

1904, 1k yellow brown, horizontal strip of three, cancelled on a piece, complete violet oval zemstvo "15.Oct.1904" date stamp, VF, according to Schmidt the earliest recorded date of cancellation, ex-Faberge
150.00
899 **/*   15-16
1910, 1k gray and 3k gold, two blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF
150.00
900  19 var
1910, error violet surcharge 3k instead of 3 kop on 2k blue, full OG, LH, F/VF
500.00
901 **/*   20
1910, violet surcharge 6k on 1k red brown, block of 33 stamps, imperforated at the top and on the sides, full OG, NH or hinged (5), VF, reportedly the largest known multiple of this stamp, ex-Faberge
2500.00
902  24 var
1910, violet diagonal (instead of horizontal) surcharge 3k on 10k blue violet, a part of zemstvo cancellation, small thin at the bottom left corner, a part of OG, VF appearance, a rare variety
1000.00
903 **/*   31-32
1910, 1k black and 3k blue violet, two blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH, VF, ex-Faberge
100.00
904  33-38, 33b, 34b
1910, 1k-15k, complete set of eight in horizontal pairs, including 1k and 3k on thick paper, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
300.00
905  46
1911, Zincography issue, imperforated proof in black and blue, no value indicated, complete sheet of 25, folded twice mostly between stamps, no gum as produced, VF
1000.00
906 **   47, 49
1911, 3k and 6k, two complete sheets of 25 (5x5), minor marginal flaws, fresh, full OG, mostly NH, VF
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500.00
907  53a var
1912, 1k green, red and black, imperforated horizontal pair, green ornament is inverted, in addition left stamp has Roman "1" on the right value tablet, one stamp has shallow thin, otherwise fresh, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
1500.00
908 **/*   64 var
1915, 15k carmine rose and bluish green, side sheet margin strip of five, missing four lines of vertical perforation between stamps, full OG, NH or LH, VF, ex-Faberge
600.00
909  75 var
1916, 5k green and red, imperforated right sheet margin horizontal pair, slight horizontal gum crease, still fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
500.00
910 **/*   2-5

Luga

1870-76, embossed (5k) blue, four stamps of distinctly different shades from four issues, two stamps have insignificant thins, full OG, NH or previously hinged (3), VF appearance
300.00
911  5
1876, embossed (5k) ultra, two used copies, cancelled "Oplacheno" (Paid) in red or blue, fresh, VF
250.00
912  6
1877, embossed (5k) milk blue, red "Oplacheno" (Paid), minor faults, otherwise desirable and nice looking copy of this very rare stamp, VF appearance, Schmidt #6, rank "RRR"
3000.00
913 */(*)   7
1877, embossed (5k) blue, two copies in light and dark shades, full OG, previously hinged or unused, no gum, VF
300.00
914  12 var
1883, 5k indigo blue, two copies with different shifts of central embossing, very fresh, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
915  13 var
1886, 3k rose red, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, at the top and bottom, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
916  13a
1886, 3k rose red, horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
917 **/*   14
1888, 3k brick red, block of ten (5x2), representing six existing types of stamps, full OG, NH or LH (5), VF, ex-Baughman
250.00
918  16
1894, 7k blue, horizontal pair used on piece, complete Imperial "5.1.1894" date stamp, VF, according to Schmidt the earliest recorded date of cancellation
100.00
919 **/*   17 var
1900, 3k gray blue, vertical and horizontal pairs imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF
200.00
920 */U   2/17

Luga Nice and Valuable Collection

1870-1919, 149 mostly mint stamps (21 used) on VARIO pages, including 18 stamps of the Soviet issue and one blue handstamp "Due. 5k". The collection contains singles, pairs, strips and blocks; numerous plate, printing and color varieties. Condition is generally fresh, full or part of OG, F/VF, many stamps from the Baughman Collection, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $3,366++
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2500.00
921  1a

Malmyzh

1870, 2k lilac rose, printed on thin grayish paper, insignificant thin on margin at the top left corner, full OG, hinged, VF, rank "R"
1000.00
922  4, var
1875, 2k dark red and 2k orange red, two stamps of two different shades, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
923  3, 3a

Maloarkhangelsk

1876, 5k blue, imperforated and rouletted copies, full OG, previously hinged, VF
400.00
924  5

Morshansk

1880, 5k bronze, red and lilac, used on a small piece, complete circular zemstvo "22.Jan.1880" date stamp, VF, according to Schmidt the earliest recorded cancellation, ex-Faberge
400.00
925 **/*   4a var

Nikolsk

1910, 4k multicolored, yellow and green colors are missing, imperforated bottom right corner margin block of six (3x2), full OG, NH or LH, VF, ex-Faberge
400.00
926    12, 16

Nolinsk

1911-15, 2k bluish green and 2k rose red, three of each, used on reverse of two local registered covers addressed to Uezd Administration, cancelled by black oval zemstvo date stamp, archival holes on the left, F/VF
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300.00
927 **/*   13
1911, 2k grayish green, separated lines, complete sheet of 84 (7x12), several reinforced separations, full OG, NH or LH, VF, ex-Faberge
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1500.00
928 **   16, 16a
1915, 2k rose red, complete gutter tete-beche sheet of 100 (5x10X5x10), containing ten horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH, VF and rare, ex-Faberge
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2500.00
929 (*)   3, var

Novaya Ladoga

1869, 25k red, two copies in bright and dull shades of red color, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
200.00
930  5

Novgorod

1877, 5k black, printed on lilac paper, full OG, LH, VF
250.00
931  7
1879, 5k black, printed on violet paper, full OG, previously hinged, a fine copy, Schmidt #7, rank "R"
400.00
932  9
1880, 5k black, printed on dark lilac paper from the worn plate, resulting in missing part of the design at the bottom, perfect condition, full OG, hinged, VF, Schmidt #8, rank "R" for a common stamp
400.00