Lots 1354 - 1434, Catalogue of Auction #55 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1354  Schmidt #13

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

Atkarsk

1881, 3k blue and red, oily printing absorbed through porous paper, fresh, large part of OG, F/VF, Chuchin #8 fn, rank "R"
200.00
1355  Schmidt #14
1882, 3k bright blue and red, fresh condition, part of OG, F/VF, Chuchin #8 fn, rank "R"
300.00
1356 (*)   Schmidt #15
1883, 3k bright blue and brick red, perforation 11 1/2, unused, no gum, VF, Chuchin #8 fn, rank "R"
300.00
1357  10
1883, 3k blue and bright red, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, Schmidt #17, rank "RR" by Chuchin and Schmidt Cat.
2500.00
1358 (*)   1 var

Bobrov

1872, 3k black, printed on lilac rose paper, comma instead of dot after "kop" variety, unused, no gum, VF
75.00
1359  2
1878, 3k black, printed on lilac rose paper, fresh condition, large part of OG, VF and scarce
400.00
1360  4
1879, 3k black, printed on green paper, tiny 1mm thin at the top margin from hinge removal, otherwise full OG, VF
200.00
1361 (*)   7
1879, 3k black, printed on light blue paper, unused, no gum, VF and scarce
500.00
1362    Schmidt #14

Bogorodsk

1888, stationery envelope 10k blue, used as money-letter from Oseevo Volost to Bogorodsk zemstvo administration, appropriate markings and wax seals, VF
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500.00
1363  55-56, 58-62
1890, 1k-10k, two complete sets, the total is seven stamps, full or part of OG, LH or hinged, F/VF
100.00
1364  80
1893, 5k lilac red, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, 500 stamps were produced
200.00
1365    119a
1895, cover from Arkhangel Gub. to Bogorodsk zemstvo, franked by 7k blue, upon arrival Bogorodsk uprated with 4k light brown, top left corner margin imperforated copy, paid for rural delivery, all appropriate markings, VF and rare
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750.00
1366 **/*   1

Byezhetsk

1872, 3k black, printed on green paper, block of nine, all different types of stamps, large part of OG, NH or previously hinged, VF
250.00
1367 **/*   3
1878, 3k black, printed on lilac rose paper, sheet margin block of ten (2x5), complete setting of all different types, large part of OG, NH or previously hinged, VF
250.00
1368 **/*   1368
1885, 3k black, printed on light violet paper, block of eight (4x2), complete setting of all different types, large part of OG, NH or previously hinged, VF
200.00
1369  8
1890, 3k black, printed on lilac rose paper, used on a piece together with two Imperial stamps, fresh condition, VF
200.00
1370  9a-13a
1893, 3k black, printed on various paper, complete set of five vertical tete-beche pairs, two of which with "c" instead of "e" in "Byezhetskoi" variety, full or large part of OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce assembly
1500.00
1371  15a-17a
1893, 3k black, printed on various paper, set of three vertical tete-beche pairs, full or large part of OG, VF
250.00
1372  22-30
1894, 3k black, printed on various paper, complete set of nine, full/large part of OG or no gum as issued, VF
75.00
1373  1, 2a, 3

Dankov

1873-82, 3k black and green, three diamond-shapes stamps of different issues, full or large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1374  7
1892, 3k black and green, perforation 11 1/2, pen cross cancellation, fresh and F/VF and scarce, Schmidt #7, rank "RR"
750.00
1375  4-16

Selection of Nice Quality stamps

1883-1914, 13 mint stamps of different issues, full or large part of OG, F/VF
100.00
1376  2

Dukhovstschina

1874, 3k black, printed on dark blue paper, perfect quality, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF
200.00
1377  3
1874, 6k black, printed on lilac rose paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1378  5
1878, 3k black, printed on blue paper, type 1, fresh condition, full OG, LH, VF, Chuchin rank "R"
600.00
1379  6
1878, 6k black, printed on lilac rose paper, type 1, pinhole, still fresh, large part of OG, VF, Chuchin rank "R"
400.00
1380  7-8
1879, 3k and 6k, complete set of two, both are type 4, part of OG, VF
500.00
1381  9-10
1880, 3k and 6k, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1382  11-12
1881, 3k and 6k, complete set of two, first one with slight creases, otherwise large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF
75.00
1383    21

Gadiach

1891, 3k lilac and red, top sheet margin copy, used on local cover addressed to Gadiach district court, wax seal, diagonal fold did not affect the stamp, F/VF
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250.00
1384  2a

Glazov

1875, 3k black and yellow green, deformed "3" at the top right value tablet, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
1385  3
1887, 3k black and green, a part of blue oval zemstvo cancellation, nice copy, VF
100.00
1386  9b
1896, 2k black and light olive green, indistinct background variety, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF and rare, Chuchin rank "R"
1500.00
1387 (*)   12c
1902, 2k dark blue, right margin imperforated copy, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
200.00
1388  3

Kamyshlov

1909, 3k black, red and light blue, three used copies with different types of cancellation, flawless condition, F/VF
150.00
1389  2

Kazan

1895, 3k blue, small thin at the top right corner, still large part of OG, previously hinged, VF appearance
75.00
1390    12b

Kharkov

1892, cover from Kuban Obl. to Kharkov zemstvo, franked by 7k blue, upon arrival to Kharkov uprated with 5k lilac blue, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce
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750.00
1391    
1912, color PPC from Chuguev (Kharkov Gub.) to Kharkov, franked by 3k red, upon arrival posted into Zemstvo post with violet marking applied, slightly rounded corners, otherwise VF
150.00
1392  1/43

Kolomna Small Collection

1871-1916, 37 mostly mint (one manuscript cancelled) stamps, arranged on a stockcard by Chuchin Cat. order, including some better items, full or large part of OG, F/VF or better
400.00
1393 (*)   17

Morshansk

1884, 5k red, violet and blue, fresh unused copy, no gum, VF and scarce, rank "R"
400.00
1394  30a-31a
1902-04, 5k lilac brown and 5k green, two imperforated copies, the last one with margin on the right, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
1395  6

Nolinsk

1874, 2k black, printed on dark red glazed paper, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1396  2

Novgorod

1870, 5k black, printed on lilac paper, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
1397  5
1877, 5k black, printed on red lilac paper, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
1398  7
1879, 5k black, printed on lilac paper, pen cross cancellation, pinhole, otherwise fresh, VF, Schmidt #7, rank "R"
250.00
1399    Schmidt #4

Osa

1891, 4k yellow brown on pale brown network, type 2, used on local cover addressed to zemstvo administration, tied by appropriate violet oval ds, wax seal removed, VF
250.00
1400    12
1895, 2k blue and carmine red, used on reverse of local cover, addressed to Osa, violet oval zemstvo ds, mostly VF
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250.00
1401  18 var

Pskov

1894, black surcharge 3(k) on 10k multicolored, double black obliterating in bars and circle, minor perforation soiling, large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF
250.00
1402  48-51
1910, 1k, 3k, 5k and 10k, se-tenant strip of six and two se-tenant pairs, minor separation on strip, large part of OG, VF
120.00
1403  4-5, 6, a

Rzhev

1871-74, 2k black and red, five stamps, representing two color varieties, full or large part of OG, mostly VF
150.00
1404  Schmidt #16
1874, 2k black and dark red with traces of bronze ink, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, rank "RR"
1000.00
1405  9
1887, 2k gray black, printed on yellowish gray paper, round-shaped design, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Schmidt #25
400.00
1406 * P  11-12, a
1891-95, 2k gray and red, 2k brown and red, perforated and imperforated copies, in addition proof of 2k in gray and blue, full/large part of OG or no gum as issued (proof), F/VF
100.00
1407  3a

Ryazan

1868, 2k light blue, diamond-shaped stamp, fresh condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Schmidt #3, rank "R"
500.00
1408  5
1872, 2k gold, diamond-shaped stamp, part of OG, previously hinged, VF, Schmidt #7
500.00
1409  6, 6b, 7
1873, 2k gray on two different papers and 2k bronze, two types for each value, full or large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
1410  6-7 var
1873, 2k gray and 2k bronze, both stamps without an accent over "i" in "Uezdnoi" variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
1411  11-12
1876, 2k violet and 2k silver, complete set of two, the first one with tiny thin at the bottom, otherwise large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
1412 (*)   13
1877, 2k greenish gray, fresh unused copy, traces of OG, VF and scarce, rank "R"
600.00
1413  14
1877, 2k olive yellow, flawless in every respect, full OG, previously hinged, VF, rank "R"
700.00
1414  15
1877, 2k green, nice and clean copy, imperceptible pinhole, part of OG, VF
400.00
1415  16
1877, 2k red, fresh and completely flawless, full OG, LH, VF
500.00
1416  19
1878, 2k yellowish gold, nice stamp in every respect, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, Schmidt #23, rank "RR"
1000.00
1417  3

Saratov

1874, 5k blue, printed on very thin paper, block of four affixed over a piece by two top stamps, minor imperfection at the bottom, large part of OG, F/VF
300.00
1418    10

Shatsk

1889, 3k red, used on local cover addressed to zemstvo administration, two-line blue marking "Zav. Pochtoi. Riabinski", wax seal, mostly VF and scarce
300.00
1419  Schmidt #5

Tikhvin

1871, pale red handstamp with no value indicated, fresh condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF
500.00
1420  Schmidt #7
1871, blue handstamp with no value indicated, tiny thin at the top left corner, otherwise full original brownish gum, VF and very scarce, rank "R"
1000.00
1421  Schmidt #8
1872, brownish red handstamp with no value indicated on yellowish paper, two small thins, still large part of OG, VF appearance
100.00
1422 */(*)   9, a, b
1874, 5k blue, three stamps of distinctly different shades, large part of OG or unused, no gum, VF
300.00
1423  Schmidt #13, 15
1878-79, 5k black and blue, two stamps with different type of the text, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1424  15, a, c
1881, 5k black, four copies printed on various paper, including stamp printed on lilac ribbed card, full OG or no gum as issued, VF
200.00
1425  16-26, 16a

Small Collection

1884-1902, 21 mint stamps, arranged by Chuchin Cat. order on two stockcards, fresh condition, full or part of OG, F/VF
200.00
1426  1

Velsk

1886, 3k green, bottom left corner margin horizontal imperforated pair, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
1427  2a
1886, 3k green, horizontal tete-beche pair, one stamp with slight gum wrinkle, large part of OG, F/VF
100.00
1428  4
1888, 3k deep green, perforation 11 1/2, very nice quality, minor mount adhesion on reverse, large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF and extremely rare in mint condition, Schmidt #4, rank "RRR"
3000.00
1429 */U   1/12

Small Clean Selection

1886-1902, 14 mostly mint (two - pen cross cancelled), arranged on a stockcard by Chuchin Cat. order, mainly nice quality, full/part of OG or used, F/VF
150.00
1430    8

Zienkov

1885, 3k rose, used on local cover addressed to zemstvo administration, manuscript "7 February 85" marking, wax seal removed, VF and scarce
500.00
1431  22
1893, Coat of Arms, imperforated plate proof of 3k in dark green, left sheet margin copy, printed on coated paper, no gum as issued, VF
75.00
1432  

Zemstvo Collections
Large Mint Collection in a Green Stockbook

1866-1916, 1244 mainly mint stamps, neatly arranged by alphabetical order, representing issues from 143 zemstvo districts, including numerous valuable items. Slightly mixed condition noted, generally nice and fresh, full or part of OG, F/VF or better, C.v. is about $27,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28
12000.00
1433 **/*   

Nice Starting Collection

1882-16, 127 mint stamps from 62 different rural districts, mainly common design types, nothing very expensive, but fresh and beautiful lot, full/large part of OG with many NH stamps, F/VF
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2, 3, 4
600.00
1434 */U   

Zemstvo stamps with Biological Subjects

1883-1915, eight mint and two used stamps of all different districts, arranged on an inscribed page, representing bear, wolf, dog, beehive and etc., minor flaws possible, F/VF, an interesting assembly
100.00