Lots 967 - 1113, Catalogue of Auction #39 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
967  7 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

Ardatov

1883, 3k indigo blue, denomination is broken at the bottom right corner, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
968  10
1887, 3k olive green, neatly cancelled, fresh, VF
120.00
969  27a
1909, 3k black, printed on rose paper, block of four contains two vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, hinged, VF
500.00
970 **/*   28a
1909, 3k black, printed on grayish green paper, complete sheet of 12 (6x2), contains six vertical tete-beche pairs, insignificant gum soiling, full OG, NH or LH, VF
750.00
971 **/*   30, a
1909, 3k black, printed on yellow paper, complete sheet of 12, including six vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH or LH, VF
500.00
972  33, 35
1910, 3k black, two copies, first one is on light green paper, the other one - on grayish blue granite paper, full OG, hinged, VF
250.00
973 **/*   37
1911, 3k black, printed on yellow paper, complete sheet of ten (5x2), minor perf separations, full OG, NH or LH, VF
100.00
974 **   40
1916, 3k blue, complete sheet of 25, full OG, NH (hinged on margins), VF
150.00
975 */U   8/40

Ardatov
Small Collection

1884-1914, 14 stamps, including three used, neatly housed on a stock page, each one identified by Chuchin Cat., mostly fresh, F/VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $233
120.00
976  2

Arzamas

1874, 5k indigo blue, printed on thick paper, tiny thin at the top margin, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
977 (*)   5
1880, 5k red, printed on horizontally laid paper, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
350.00
978 **/*   8
1886, 5k lilac, left sheet margin block of ten (5x2), representing all existing types, full OG, NH or hinged, VF, Schmidt #8, ex-Faberge
400.00
979  15

Belebey

1908, imperforated proof of (2k) in brown without blue color, block of four, no gum as printed, NH, VF
150.00
980  1, 1a

Berdyansk

1868, 10k black, green and blue, two copies of different shades of blue color, full OG, hinged, VF
250.00
981 */U   6, var

Bielozersk

1874, 3k black, two copies printed on horizontally (manuscript cancellation) or vertically (unused, no gum) laid paper, fresh, F/VF
100.00
982 **/*   15
1878, 2k black, printed on horizontally laid paper, reconstruction of 12-block (3x4) representing all existing types, one single, horizontal pair and block of nine, mounted on a piece, full OG, NH or hinged, VF and scarce
700.00
983  15 var
1878, 2k black, top left corner margin copy, type 1, "C" in "Sel?skoi" is strongly shifted to the bottom, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
984  16-18
1878, 2k black, complete set of three on different paper, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
985  Schmidt #26
1881, 2k gray, printed on yellowish gray paper, horizontal pair, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
986  30
1887, 2k brown, Brindisi (Italy) date stamp (1889) cancellation, fresh, VF and rare
200.00
987  31
1887, 2k lilac, two horizontal strips of four different types, clear and coarse printings, full OG, hinged, VF, Schmidt #32, 32A
200.00
988  32
1887, 2k orange, pen cancelled on a piece along with St. Petersburg and Bielozersk Imperial date stamps, fresh, VF
150.00
989  51a, 53a
1902-03, 2k carmine rose and 2k ultra, two imperforated copies, nice margins, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
990 **/*   54, 60
1904, 2k yellow on white paper and 2k rose on yellow paper, two sheet margin horizontal strips of five, different types of stamps, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
250.00
991  55-58, 64-66
1905-06, 2k, two complete issues by Schmidt Cat., the total is eight stamps, full OG, hinged, F/VF, Schmidt #59-66
150.00
992  59/69
1907, lot of four imperforated and two perforated proofs in various colors, full OG or no gum as produced, VF
400.00
993  72 var

Second Provisional surcharges

1908, strongly shifted to the bottom surcharge 3k on 2k red, resulting in the text of "3 kop" is at the top of stamp, full OG, hinged, VF and scarce error, ex-Bade, Faberge
500.00
994  76 var
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k green, printed on yellow paper, right sheet margin vertical pair, surcharges on stamps and on margin, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
995  Schmidt #92 var

Third Provisional surcharges

1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k yellow brown, printed on yellow paper, full OG, hinged, VF, Schmidt rank "RR", ex-Kuznetsov
1500.00
996  Schmidt #95 imp var
1908, inverted surcharge 3k on 2k red, printed on white paper, top sheet margin imperforated copy, reduced margin at the top left, still fresh, full OG, hinged, fine copy, Schmidt rank "R" for a "common" perforated stamp
1000.00
997  77, a
1913, 3k red, printed on yellow paper, vertical strip of three, including tete-beche, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
998  78, a
1908, 3k red, printed on thin yellow paper, horizontal strip of five imperforated at the bottom, tete-beche in the middle, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
999  82 var
1913, 3k violet brown, horizontal pair imperforated vertically between stamps, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1000 **   85, var
1914, surcharge 10k on 3k red, block of four, top left stamp has "kog" variety of surcharge, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1001  1

Bobrov

1872, 3k black, printed on lilac rose paper, four stamps of all existing types, insignificant toning, still nice lot, no gum as issued, VF appearance
200.00
1002 **/*   4
1879, 3k black, printed on green paper, vertical strip of three, types 2-4, full OG, NH or LH, VF
750.00
1003  2-3

Bogorodsk

1871, 5k blue and 10k red, acceptable margins, full OG, hinged, F/VF
200.00
1004  4-5, 5 var
1872, 1k lilac rose and two stamps of 5k with different shades of violet color, full OG, hinged, F/VF
100.00
1005    60
1891, mixed franking cover from Moscow to zemstvo, franked on reverse by Imperial 7k blue and upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated by 5k red, paid for rural delivery, all appropriate markings, VF
250.00
1006  81-88
1894, "Paid and Due", 2k-20k, complete set of eight, full OG, hinged or unused, no gum (#87), VF
120.00
1007  95
1894, 20k yellowish red, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF, Chuchin rank "R", Schmidt #110, rank "RR", 14 copies recorded, T. Page opinion
750.00
1008  120-24
1895, "Paid", 2k-20k, complete set of five, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1009    Schmidt #3

Stationery Entire Wrapper

1869, 5k blue, size 456x30mm, minor gum soiling, usual folds, still fresh, unused, VF
150.00
1010  7 var

Borisoglebsk

1880, 3k blue, printed on pasted up paper, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1011  1-2

Borovichy

1868-72, 5k black and lilac red, 5k black and brownish red, two stamps, manuscript cancellations, fresh, VF
300.00
1012  12 var

Bugulma

1899, 2k blue and rose, horizontal pair imperforated vertically between stamps, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1013  14a
1903, 2k dark blue and rose, bottom right corner margin horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1014 **/*   16a
1907, 2k multicolored, overprinted with large control numbers, seven different stamps, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
150.00
1015  9a-13a

Byezhetsk

1893, 3k black, complete set of five vertical tete-beche pairs, one stamp has insignificant thin, nice and fresh, full OG, hinged, VF and rare assembly
2000.00
1016 */U   1/30

Byezhetsk
Small Collection

1872-1894, 55 stamps, including one used, placed on two stock pages, singles and several multiples, identified by Chuchin Cat., fresh, F/VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $748
400.00
1017 (*)   1

Chembary

1874, 5k black and green, printed on transparent paper, block of four, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
120.00
1018  15

Cherdyn

1895, imperforated proof of 3k in green, horizontal pair, no gum as produced, VF
150.00
1019 **/*   32
1912, 2k carmine rose, block of four, full OG, NH or LH, VF and with high probability the only known multiple of this issue
2500.00
1020  33, b
1913, 2k dark blue, two stamps of different types (large and small "2") cancelled on a piece by zemstvo date stamp, fresh, VF
100.00
1021  12/20

Cherdyn - Zemstvo Cancellations

1894-99, lot of 11 used stamps, representing various volost postal markings, several are not recorded, overall fresh, F/VF or better
350.00
1022  3

Chern

1869-71, 3k lilac gray, oily printing on thick paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, Schmidt #5, rank "RRR"
5000.00
1023  8
1869-71, 3k black, printed on wide quadrille paper, full OG, hinged, VF, ex-Faberge, Schmidt #10, rank "R"
400.00
1024  9-10
1869-71, 3k black and 3k blue, printed on narrow quadrille paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
300.00
1025 */U   2, 2a
Dankov 1879, 3k black and green and 3k black and brownish green, first one has full OG, hinged, the last is pen cross cancelled, fresh, VF
100.00
1026 */U   1-2, 2b

Dmitrov
Small Collection

1874, 13 stamps, including three pen cancelled, housed on a stock page, eight stamps of No.1 and four stamps of No.2, as well as double impression of red color on No.2, minor usual flaws, still fresh, F/VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,060
500.00
1027 */(*)   1-2

Donez

1879, 1/2k brown and 5k blue, complete set of two, full OG, hinged or unused, no gum, VF
200.00
1028    

Oblast Voiska Donskogo

1877, official notice from Ust'-Medveditskaya zemstvo district to Yeterevskaya volost administration, appropriate zemstvo station blue oval date stamp, sealed with official label (broken when opened), minor soiling, still VF and rare
Click here to see the unfolded inside part of the letter
750.00
1029 */(*)   2

Dukhovstschina

1874, 3k black, printed on dark blue paper, two stamps of type 4 and 6 (without a dot after "Pochta"), first one has full OG, hinged, the other one is mounted on a piece, mostly VF
350.00
1030  7-8
1879, 3k black on blue and 6k black on rose, complete set of two, both are type 2, full OG, hinged, VF
500.00
1031    Schmidt #6, var

Fatezh

1873, two stationery envelopes with blue handstamp (4k), one has handstamp inverted, size 140x110mm, printed on laid paper, fresh, unused, VF, expertized by Mikulski
300.00
1032  3-4

Gadiach

1886, 3k and 6k, complete set of two, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1033  3 var
1886, 3k green and rose, nicely margined copy, rose color is strongly shifted to the top, small thin from hinge removal, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF appearance
100.00
1034 (*)   5 var

Gdov

1882, 5k bright ultra instead of blue, color variety, small thin from hinge removal, still fresh, unused, no gum, F/VF appearance
250.00
1035 **/*   13
1912, 3k green, right sheet margin block of 24 (6x4), neatly mounted on a piece, full OG, NH or hinged, F/VF
150.00
1036 (*)   6b

Griazovets

1882, 4k carmine red, printed on thick paper, tiny thin and minor discoloration, unused, no gum, VF appearance
100.00
1037  21a, 22a
1889, 4k ultra and 4k olive green, two vertical tete-beche pairs, full OG, hinged, VF
400.00
1038  25a
1890, 4k brown violet, vertical tete-beche pair, light horizontal fold between stamps, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
1039  2

Irbit

1880, 2k black, printed on lilac rose paper, two copies cancelled by volost official seals, VF
150.00
1040  3a
1880, 4k black, printed on green paper, vertical tete-beche pair, oval zemstvo date stamp, tiny thin on margin, mostly VF
100.00
1041  10
1893, perforated proof of 2k in black, printed on chalk-surfaced paper, no gum as produced, VF
100.00
1042  14
1902, 2k black, printed on gray lilac paper, lot of four stamps with crayon cancellations, representing different plate varieties, F/VF
300.00
1043  14a
1902, 2k black, printed on gray lilac paper, lot of four imperforated stamps with crayon cancellations, showing different printing flaws, F/VF
150.00
1044  15a, 16a
1903, 2k brown and 4k light blue and dark blue, two horizontal imperforated pairs, first one has slight horizontal crease, otherwise fresh, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1045 */U   1/21

Irbit Collection

1874-1919, 140 stamps, including 46 used (six have various volost cancellations), neatly organized on seven stock pages, singles, tete-beche pairs and multiples, insignificant flaws are possible, mostly fresh, F/VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $2,706
Click here to see Page 2, Click here to see Page 3,
Click here to see Page 4
1250.00
1046    

Izmail (Bessarab Gubernia)

1880-90's, lot of four invitation Charity envelopes, surcharged in black with denomination 10k (2), 15k or 20k and the text "Donation to Izmail Education Institutions. In exchange for Holiday Visits", blue Izmail Administration seal, mostly VF and rare assembly
Click here to see Part 2
750.00
1047 (*)   2

Kadnikov

1872, gray blue handstamp 3k, printed on thick paper, thinned, still fresh, unused, VF appearance, rank "R"
150.00
1048  4a
1879, blue green handstamp 3k, printed on wove paper, horizontal pair, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1049  5
1879, 3k green, slight gum crease at the bottom, full OG, previously hinged, VF appearance
300.00
1050  14a-15a
1903, 1k brown and 3k green, two imperforated copies, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1051 **   19, 22
1915-16, 1k brown and 3k carmine rose, two complete sheets of 25, full OG, NH (hinged on margins), VF
Click here to see Sheet 2
250.00
1052  1

Kashira

1907, 2k blue, a part of violet boxed zemstvo cancellation, VF
100.00
1053  3

Kassimov

1870, 3k black, diamond shaped stamp, negligible thin, full OG, previously hinged, VF appearance
120.00
1054  D  
1918, two Zemstvo Bonds for 5r and 10r, both have size 137x108mm, signed by zemstvo officials at the bottom, perfect condition, VF, Chuchin Cat. #1185-86
100.00
1055 (*)   2b

Kharkov

1876, 5k blue, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
1056  4a
1881, 5k lilac blue, some paper adhesion on reverse, probably removed from an envelope, toned gum, VF and rare stamp, rank"RRR", Schmidt #13, rank "RRR", reportedly six copies recorded
3000.00
1057  5
1882, 5k blue, printed on vertically laid paper, top left corner is heavily thinned, manuscript cancellation, F/VF appearance, scarce stamp, rank "RR"
750.00
1058  1

Kherson

1867, two imperforated plate proofs of 10k in yellow and in orange, nice margins, no gum as produced, VF
300.00
1059 (*)   2
1871, 10k carmine red and black, minor flaws, unused, no gum, F/VF appearance, collectible copy of this scarce stamp, Schmidt #2, rank "R"
250.00
1060  3

Khvalynsk

1908, two trial color proofs of 2k in green and in red, negligible thins, full OG or unused, no gum, VF
100.00
1061 **/*   9f, 10e, 11f

Kobelaky

1908, 1k-3k, complete set of three with double perforation between stamps, blocks of four, full OG, NH or hinged, F/VF
100.00
1062  15-17

Kolomna

1890, 1k-3k, three horizontal se-tenant pairs, including two pairs of "1k-2k" of various blue color shades, full OG, hinged, VF
200.00
1063  38 var
1902, 1k orange yellow, "diamond" perforation at the bottom, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1064  1-4

Konstantinograd

1913, 1k-10k, complete set of four, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
150.00
1065 **   5, 7
1913, 1k green and 3k carmine rose, two complete sheets of 25, full OG, NH (hinged on margins), VF
Click here to see Sheet 2
250.00
1066 **/*   6

Korcheva

1878, 2k dark blue, block of four, full OG, NH or LH (1 stamp), VF
200.00
1067  3

Kotelnich

1870, 3k black, printed on orange colored paper, slight crease, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF appearance
150.00
1068  7-9
1871-74, 3k, two complete issues, the total is three stamps, counterfoils are intact, full OG, hinged, VF
200.00
1069  10-14
1875, 3k, complete set of five, counterfoils are attached, sheet margin copies, no gum as issued, VF
300.00
1070  20
1908, 5k black, printed on gray blue paper, full OG, hinged, VF and scarce, rank "R"
750.00
1071 **/*   21
1908, 2k lilac rose, complete sheet of 60 (10x6), one stamp is defected and missing a part of margin at the top, full OG, NH or hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
400.00
1072  1

Krasny

1890, 3k red, round shaped stamp, manuscript cancellation, insignificant thin, fresh, VF
200.00
1073 **   11 var
1912, 3k multicolored, printed on yellow paper, horizontal gutter strip of four, tete-beche pair is in the middle, full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1074  15-17
1912, 3k multicolored, three copies on different paper, corners in various color combinations, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
1075  27, 30
1912, 3k multicolored, two horizontal pairs, printed on light green or light rose paper, each stamp has two corners without denomination, full OG, hinged, VF
400.00
1076 **/*   8

Kremenchug

1887, 3k olive brown, top sheet margin block of four, slight horizontal crease at the top, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
350.00
1077  24
1902, 3k black, rose and blue, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1078 */U   1/11

Kungur
Small Collection

1890-96, 10 stamps, including three used, neatly housed on a stock page, fresh, F/VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $101
60.00
1079  6

Lahishev

1901, 3k rose red, horizontal pair, fresh and nice, full OG, LH, VF and very rare, according to Faberge handbook only three mint pairs of this issue are known
750.00
1080  1-3, 7-9

Lahishev
Small Collection

1896-1904, 5 mint stamps neatly identified on a stock card, fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $60
40.00
1081  

Lebedian

1884, two-color essay of proposed design of 5k in blue and red brown, full OG, hinged, VF, "Ferrary-Faberge" handstamp on reverse
100.00
1082  13 var
1894, 5k blue, printed on pasted up paper, manuscript cancellation, fresh, VF
100.00
1083  7

Lebedin

1893, 5k blue and light blue, oval zemstvo cancellation with date added in manuscript, perf irregularities on the left, still fresh, F/VF
100.00
1084  1/9

Livny
Small Collection

1869-1900, 8 mint stamps, including two strips of three, on a stock card, fresh, full OG, hinged, F/VF, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $205
120.00
1085  1

Lokhvitsa

1899, 3k yellow and brown, two copies of different types, obliterated by zemstvo seal, usual pinholes, fresh VF
1000.00
1086  2
1901, 3k red, printed on yellow paper, horizontal pair, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1087  3-4
1902, 1k and 3k, complete set of two, oval shaped stamps, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1088  8 var
1909, 1k red brown, vertical pair imperforated horizontally between stamps, tiny thin, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1089  9
1909, two imperforated proofs, 2k blue and 3k green, the last one has slight gum crease, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1090  18-21
1910, violet horizontal surcharges 3k and 6k, complete set of four, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1091  22
1910, violet diagonal surcharge 1k on 5k green, horizontal pair, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1092 **/*   23
1910, violet diagonal surcharge1k on 6k red, block of four, full OG, NH or LH, VF, ex-Faberge
300.00
1093  27-28
1910, 5k on 1k and 6k on 1k, two horizontal pairs with diagonal violet surcharges, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
1094  27 var
1910, inverted diagonal surcharge 5k on 1k gray, imperforated at the top copy, full OG, hinged, VF and scarce
500.00
1095  30
1910, diagonal surcharge 6k on 3k gold, left sheet margin copy, full OG, hinged, VF, 84 copies have been printed, Schmidt #31, rank "R", T. Page opinion
300.00
1096  39-40
1910, 1k on 15k and 3k on 15k, complete set of two, full OG, hinged, VF
150.00
1097  43 var
1911, 3k gray violet and black, vertical bottom sheet margin pair, imperforated horizontally between stamps, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1098  46-52
1911, 1k-50k, complete set of seven in horizontal pairs, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
250.00
1099  49 var
1911, 6k violet, rose and green, horizontal pair, imperforated (blind perforation) vertically between stamps, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1100 **/*   59-67
1915, 5k-50k, complete set of eight, blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF
350.00
1101 **/*   70-75
1915-16, 118 mint stamps (two used pairs) mostly in blocks or multiples on two stock pages, representing five different issues properly identified by Schmidt Cat., fresh and nice, full OG with many NH stamps, F/VF or better, Russian Specialized Zemstvo C.v. $1,000
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Click here to see Page 4
750.00
1102 **/*   70a, var
1915, 1k yellow and rose, bottom right corner margin imperforated block of four, bottom stamps have double impression of rose color, full OG, NH or hinged, VF and attractive
200.00
1103 **   71
1916, 1k orange and dull rose, complete sheet of 25, full OG, mostly NH, VF
150.00
1104 */(*)   1b, 2b

Lubny

1883, 5k carmine and (no value indicated) brown, complete set of two, full OG, hinged or unused, no gum, VF
150.00
1105  9a

Luga

1878, 5k blue, vertical tete-beche pair, small thin on the gutter, fresh, full OG, hinged, VF
300.00
1106  13a
1886, 3k rose red, horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
1107  14
1888, 3k brick red, nicely cancelled on piece by oval zemstvo date stamp, fresh, VF
100.00
1108 */(*)   1, 1a

Maloarkhangelsk

1869, black handstamp (5k), two stamps, printed on grayish and yellowish paper, full OG, hinged or unused no gum, VF
200.00
1109  1

Mariupol

1871, 5k black, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1110 (*)   7

Melitopol

1877, 3k blue, rouletted perforation, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
1111 **   13b

Morshansk

1883, 5k multicolored, block of 42 (6x7), full OG, mostly NH, VF
600.00
1112  27 var
1895, 5k multicolored, block of four with two additional lines of horizontal perforation across the design, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1113  29a
1899, 5k multicolored, imperforated block of four, light vertical fold, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00