Lots 956 - 1060, Catalogue of Auction #61 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
956  1-3

Catalogue numbers in this section are taken from the Catalogue of Russian Rural Postage Stamps edited in Moscow by F. Chuchin unless otherwise noted

Alexandria

1869-74, 10k light blue, (10k) black on brown yellow paper and 10k dark blue, three stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
957 */(*)   6-7, 7a
1880-83, blue or violet boxed handstamp 10k, three stamps, unused, no gum (#6) or full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
958  3

Arzamas

1876, 5k indigo blue, fresh condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF, ex-Faberge
200.00
959    Schmidt #3-4

Bogorodsk

1869, two entire wrappers of 5k blue and 5k red, size 455x30mm, usual folds, fresh condition, VF
200.00
960 */(*)   2-3
1871, 5k blue and 10k red, set of two, perfect condition for this issue, unused, no gum or full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
961    13
1888, entire direct mail advertising sent from Moscow to Bogorodsk zemstvo, franked by two Imperial 1k orange, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated with 1k violet, imperforated copy, which paid for local delivery, all appropriate markings, VF
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250.00
962  17
1879, 5k reddish rose, printed on vertically laid paper, nice margins all around, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, Schmidt #17, rank "RR"
1000.00
963  26
1883, 5k orange red, absolutely gorgeous exemplar, full OG, previously hinged, VF
300.00
964  29
1883, 10k blue, enlarged margins imperforated exemplar, full OG, previously hinged, VF
500.00
965  29a
1883, 10k blue, perforation 11 1/2, slight horizontal crease at the top margin, full OG, previously hinged, VF appearance
400.00
966  31-43
1884, 1k-10k, complete set of 13, fresh condition, full or part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $655
400.00
967  62a
1890, 10k rose, four side margins imperforated exemplar, perfect quality, full OG, LH, VF
250.00
968    78
1893, cover from Russian PO in Levant to Bogorodsk zemstvo, franked by horizontal pair of 5k lilac on reverse, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated with 5k orange red, paid for delivery to volost, all appropriate markings, VF
600.00
969  114-17, 120-24
1895, 2k-20k, two complete sets of five, inscribed "Paid" at the top, full or part of OG (one stamp is unused, no gum), F/VF, Schmidt #123-27, 139-43, C.v. $433
300.00
970  118
1895, perforated proof of 3k in black, inscribed "Due" at the top, no gum as produced, VF, Schmidt #128
150.00
971  130-50
1896, 2k-20k, five complete sets by Schmidt Cat., fresh condition, full or part of OG (one stamp is unused, no gum), F/VF, Schmidt #165-85, C.v. $706
500.00
972  142b
1896, 8k dark gray blue, inscribed "Paid" at the top, "4896" instead of "1896" at the bottom variety, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
973 **/*   1-2, 7-10

Borisoglebsk

1872-80, embossed 3k in blue, six exemplars in various color shades, including one stamp printed on pasted together paper, full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF
100.00
974  1

Borovichy

1868, 5k black and lilac red, nice margins all around, part of OG, VF
100.00
975  8a
1886, 3k rose, vertical tete-beche pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
976  3/12

Small Selection

1874-1908, 11 mint stamps, including horizontal pair, arranged on a stockcard, fresh condition, full or part of OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $199
150.00
977  1/30

Byezhetsk
Nice Collection

1872-94, 33 mostly mint stamps (one - used), including two pairs and two blocks of four, fresh unit, full or part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $601
400.00
978  1/8

Cherepovets
Small Assortment

1874-1912, eight mint stamps, placed on a stockcard, fresh quality items, full/part of OG or unused, no gum (1), F/VF, C.v. $169
100.00
979  3

Chern

1869-71, lilac gray handstamp 3k, printed on thick paper, absolutely flawless exemplar, full OG, LH, VF, ex-Faberge, Schmidt #5, rank "RRR"
1200.00
980  4
1869-71, greenish blue handstamp 3k, printed on thick paper, perfect condition, full OG, LH, VF, ex-Ferrari-Faberge, Schmidt #4, rank "R"
250.00
981  Schmidt #6
1869-71, lilac blue handstamp 3k, printed on yellowish thick paper, fresh condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF, rank "R"
250.00
982  7
1869-71, pale blue handstamp 3k, printed on rough grayish thick paper, imperceptible thin spot at the top left margin, part of OG, VF and rare, Schmidt #13, rank "RRR"
2000.00
983  13
1869-71, black handstamp 3k, printed on thin paper, no gum as produced, LH, VF, ex-Faberge, Schmidt #17
150.00
984  8a

Dukhovstschina

1879, 6k black, printed on lilac rose paper, manuscript cancellation, fresh, VF
250.00
985  3-4, var

Griazovets

1875-78, three stamps with blue handstamp 2k in various shades, fresh condition, full or part of OG, VF
150.00
986 **/*   7, var
1884, 4k red lilac, block of four, bottom right stamp without a dot after "Upravy", full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF
100.00
987  10a
1887, 4k blue ultramarine, printed on ordinary paper, horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
988 **/*   11-25
1889-91, 4k in various colors, complete set of 15, stamp of #11 is in block of four, full OG, NH or LH, VF, C.v. $320
200.00
989  34-36, 37-39
1893, 4k, six different stamps, three se-tenant tete-beche strips of four, colors - lilac, blue and red, full or part of OG, VF
200.00
990  76
1894, Mailman with "Shade", 4k blue, perfect condition, full OG, LH, VF
250.00
991 */U   34/122

Beautiful Collection of Later Issues

1893-1913, 89 mostly mint stamps (five - used), neatly arranged on stockpages, nice quality unit, full/part of OG, F/VF or better, C.v. $944
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600.00
992  10 var

Kirillov

1903, 2k rose, printed on yellowish paper, no dot after "Marka" variety, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
993  1-3, 5-7

Korcheva
Nice Selection

1876-1902, 2k blue, six different stamps, fresh quality, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $236
150.00
994  7, 8-9

Kotelnich

1871-74, 3k black, three stamps with counterfoils attached, background is in blue, green or yellow, full/large part of OG, mostly VF
150.00
995  10-14
1875, 3k black, complete set of five with counterfoils attached, no gum as issued, VF
200.00
996    19
1904, registered cover from Pishnurskaya volost to Viatka, franked by 5k blue, tied by violet zemstvo marking, paid for rural delivery, upon arrival to Yaransk uprated by Imperial 14k blue and rose, postmarked on arrival, sealed with wax, light filing fold, still VF
150.00
997  1

Kozelets

1867, 3k red brown bronze, balanced margins, large part of OG, VF
300.00
998  8-14

Krasny

1912, Centenary of the Patriotic War of 1812, complete set of seven, two of which have tiny thin spot, full or part of OG, mostly VF
150.00
999 **/*   26
1912, 3k multicolored, printed on light greenish paper, vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH or VLH, VF
100.00
1000  27, 30
1912, 3k multicolored, two stamps without denomination in two value tablets, printed on grayish or yellow granite paper respectively, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
1001  24

Kremenchug

1902, 3k black, rose and blue, perforation 11 1/2, full OG, LH, F/VF centering
100.00
1002  1-14

Kungur
Complete Collection

1890-97, 14 mint stamps, forming complete collection of zemstvo, nice quality, full or part of OG, mostly C.v. $179
100.00
1003  6a
1891, 10k rose, horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1004  2, 3-4

Lokhvitsa

1901-02, 3k red on yellow paper and embossing in black of 1k and 3k, full OG, LH, VF, ex-Faberge
100.00
1005  4
1902, embossed 3k in black on orange paper, cancelled by violet zemstvo marking on back part of an envelope, fresh condition, VF
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100.00
1006  10-14, 15-16
1910, 1k-10k, 1k and 3k, two complete sets, the total is seven stamps, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
75.00
1007  10a-14a
1910, 1k-10k, imperforated complete set of five, very-well margined exemplars, full or large part of OG, VF, only 100 stamps of each denomination were produced
600.00
1008  33-38
1910, 1k-15k, two-color printing, complete set of six, full or large part of OG, VF
75.00
1009  42-44
1911, 1k-25k, two-color printing, complete set of three, full or large part of OG, VF
150.00
1010  3

Morshansk

1879, 5k red, nice stamp in every respect, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1011  12/31

Neat Selection

1882-1904, 21 mint stamps, including two horizontal imperforated pairs, fresh quality unit, full or part of OG (one stamp is unused, no gum), F/VF, C.v. $355
250.00
1012 (*)   6

Novgorod

1878, 5k black, printed on lilac rose paper, tiny thin spot at the top, still a collectible quality, unused, no gum, VF appearance, rank "R"
200.00
1013  2/15

Nice Group

1870-89, 12 mint stamps, including #2-4, beautiful quality, full/large part of OG or no gum as issued, mostly VF, C.v. $531
350.00
1014  1-2, var

Odessa

1878, 2k and 5k, complete set of two, as well as two stamps of 5k with double red color, one of which in addition with double gray background, full or part of OG, VF
150.00
1015    11

Orgheev

1882, 3k black and carmine, two stamps used on local cover to zemstvo administration, tied by blue six-pointed star zemstvo marking, light filing fold away from the stamps, VF
200.00
1016  1-5

Ostrogozhsk

1879-85, 1k black, five stamps of different issues, full OG or no gum as issued, VF
150.00
1017 */U   1/20

Perm
Clean Assortment

1872-1918, 15 mint or used stamps, arranged on a stockcard, generally fresh condition (#1 is unused, it has minor thin spot), others with full or part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $428
300.00
1018  1/11

Podolsk
Premium Quality Selection

1871-95, 5k, nine different mint stamps, including #1, 2 and 4, full or large part of OG, VF, C.v. $359
250.00
1019    4
1879, 5k green, used on a postal notice, pen cross cancellation, two archival holes, still fresh and VF
100.00
1020  21 var

Poltava

1909, placed horizontally violet handstamped surcharge 3(k) on 1k orange, horizontal tete-beche pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1021  22 var
1909, inverted violet handstamped surcharge 3(k) on 6k brown lilac, horizontal pair, left stamp has surcharge placed diagonally, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1022  Schmidt #99 imp
1912, 8th Public School, 3k orange, balanced margins imperforated stamp, large part of OG, VF, only 75 exemplars were printed
150.00
1023  12/47

Pskov
Six Complete Sets

1892-1907, 26 mint stamps, including two imperforated values, full or large part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $270
200.00
1024  1-7, 9-11

Pudozh
Nice Lot

1903-13, 1k-20k and 5k-25k, ten mint stamps, fresh quality, full or large part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $297
200.00
1025  11-12

Ryazan

1876, 2k violet and 2k silver, complete set of two, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
1026  20-23
1879, 2k in various colors, complete set of four, #22 has slight horizontal crease, otherwise fresh, full or large part of OG, VF
100.00
1027  Schmidt #25

Rzhev

1887, 2k black, printed on yellowish gray paper, clear impression, beautiful exemplar, large part of OG, VF
400.00
1028  1, var

Schigry

1882, 3k multicolored, two stamps printed on thin (0.07mm) and thick paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1029  5/41

Shadrinsk
Clean Collection

1874-1914, 34 mint or used (3) stamps, arranged on a stockpage, choice quality, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $571
400.00
1030  Schmidt #7
1878, gray blue handstamp 5k, small thin at the top, still collectible condition, no gum as produced, VF appearance, rank "RR"
500.00
1031  Schmidt #17
1880, blue black surcharge 3k (with a dot after "k") on 5k lilac, slight crease at the bottom, otherwise large part of OG, VF appearance
100.00
1032  2, 3

Shatsk

1873-74, 3k black and 5k black, two stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1033 (*)   13c
1889, 3k red, printed on white paper, block of four, top left stamp with date "18-89" at the top value tablets, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
250.00
1034  1

Shlisselburg

1866, 5k black, printed on green paper, completely flawless exemplar, full OG, VLH, VF
150.00
1035  Schmidt #2

Simferopol

1879, Judicial stamp, 10k black, printed on lilac paper, balanced margins exemplar, manuscript cancellation, VF, rank "R"
250.00
1036  Schmidt #3
1879, Judicial stamp, 10k black, printed on violet paper, well-margined stamp, manuscript cancellation, VF, rank "RR"
300.00
1037 */U   3/11a

Soroki
Clean Lot

1880-98, eight mint or used (2) stamps, including two imperforated exemplars, mainly fresh condition, full/part of OG or cancelled, F/VF, C.v. $131
80.00
1038  5/19

Starobyelsk
Nice Quality Collection

1882-95, 23 mostly mint stamps (one has manuscript cancellation), neatly arranged on a stock page, full/large part of OG or no gum as issued, VF, C.v. $348
200.00
1039  5, 8

Tikhvin

1871-72, pale red handstamp (5k) and brownish red handstamp (5k), in addition two official reprints, fresh condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF
500.00
1040  9/34

Fresh Selection

1874-1900, 28 mint stamps, including two imperforated singles and one horizontal pair of later issues, nice quality unit, full or large part of OG, VF, C.v. $604
400.00
1041 */U   2/10a

Tver
Nice Assortment

1871-88, 29 mint and used (4) stamps, arranged on two stockcards, including four early handstamps, fresh condition, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $561
300.00
1042    1

Urzhum

1899, registered cover from zemstvo to Viatka, franked by 2k blue, paid for local delivery, upon arrival to Urzhum uprated by Imperial 7k in vertical strip of three, arrival ds, sealed with wax, one stamp has slit, otherwise VF
150.00
1043  6
1901, 2k carmine, neat violet cancellation at the bottom left corner, VF
150.00
1044 (*)   22

Ustsysolsk

1902, 5k blue, red and brown, fresh quality, unused, no gum, VF
75.00
1045 */(*)   2/20

Ustiuzhna
Small Lot

1889-95, 3k black, six mint stamps, printed on various paper, full/part of OG (#3 is unused, it has tiny thin spot), mostly VF, C.v. $140
75.00
1046  1-3

Vasil
Complete Collection

1871-78, embossed 5k and black or blue handstamps 5k, five stamps, very fresh quality, full OG or no gum as issued, VF, C.v. $540
400.00
1047  1

Velsk

1886, 3k grayish green, horizontal imperforated pair, large part of OG, VF, several handstamps on reverse
150.00
1048  1

Verkhnednieprovsk

1866, 4k black, top sheet margin exemplar, fresh and flawless, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1049  1-2

Yarensk

1915, 2k green and black and 2k dark green, two stamps with postal and pen cross cancellation respectively, mostly VF
100.00
1050  1-3

Yassy

1879-81, red handstamps of 2k and 5k, blue handstamp 5k, original printing, full OG or large part of OG, VF
150.00
1051  7

Yelets

1880, violet handstamp 5k, printed on thick (0.18mm) paper, rouletted 11, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, Schmidt #7, rank "RR"
750.00
1052  18-21
1885-88, blue or black handstamp 5k, four mint stamps, no gum as issued or full OG (1), VF, C.v. $195
150.00
1053  Schmidt #1-2

Zadonsk

1878, 5k black and olive yellow, 5k black and yellow green, two stamps with attached counterfoils, fresh condition, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1054  5-9
1883-87, 5k black on various network, two complete sets, the total five stamps with attached counterfoils, fresh and flawless, full OG, LH or hinged, VF
100.00
1055  3-4, var

Zemlyansk

1880, 5k and 8k, complete set of two, in addition stamp of 5k with dark shade, full OG, mostly LH, VF
100.00
1056  4

Zienkov

1882, 3k brown, very slight thin spot, otherwise large part of OG, VF
60.00
1057  16-18, 16b
1892, 3k in various colors, complete set of three, in addition 3k red, bottom sheet margin imperforated exemplar, full or large part of OG, VF
150.00
1058  23a
1895, 1k bronze, vertical tete-beche pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
1059 (*)   Schmidt #43
1899, 3k golden bronze, sheet of eight with margins at the top and on the left, right stamps with triple frame, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
1060 */(*)   

Balance of a Collection

1872-92, 42 mostly mint stamps stuck at the top on two pages, representing 28 various districts, including some valuable items, mainly fresh condition, F/VF, C.v. is over $750, Est. $250-$300
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150.00