Lots 1148 - 1325, Catalogue of Auction #63 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1148 */(*)   1-4

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

Bronnitsy

1868-1904, 5k red and 5k blue and rose, four stamps, full OG (No.1 and 3) or unused no gum, VF
100.00
1149  5
1910, 5k blue and rose, enlarged margins, fresh condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
150.00
1150  1

Cherkassy

1879, 5k black, printed on light blue paper, bottom sheet margin single, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
1151  4

Chistopol

1911, 2k gray brown, perforation 11 1/2 at three sides and imperforated on the left, postal cancellation, negligible thin, fresh condition overall, VF appearance
150.00
1152 */U   1/10

Kamyshlov
Nice Group with Volost Cancellations

1903-17, six mint and three used stamps (all different), including horizontal pair, fresh condition, full/part of OG or cancelled, mostly VF
100.00
1153 */(*)   4

Kherson

1874, 10k red and black, three perforated or imperforated official reprints, two of which with inverted center, part of OG (2) or no gum, mostly VF
100.00
1154 */(*)   7-11a

Fresh Selection

1891-1911, Coat of Arms, 5k and 10k, 12 different mint stamps, including varieties, nice quality, full/large part of OG or unused, no gum (2), mostly VF
100.00
1155  8
1895, 12 imperforated proofs or official reprints of 5k, different colors on colored or white paper, no gum as produced, two stamps with small thins, still VF
150.00
1156  10a

Lokhvitsa

1910, 1k yellow, enlarged margins imperforated stamp, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, only 100 stamps were printed
100.00
1157  1a

Malmyzh

1870, 2k lilac rose, nice quality in every respect, full OG, LH, VF, rank "R"
350.00
1158  3/9a

Premium Quality Selection

1870-97, nine mint stamps, including horizontal pair, excellent condition, full OG or no gum as issued (1), VF, C.v. $320
150.00
1159 **   1

Maloarkhangelsk

1869, black handstamp (5k) on white paper, horizontal pair with pencil separated lines, fresh condition with fold affected right stamp, full OG, NH, VF appearance
150.00
1160  1a, 3
1869-76, black handstamp (5k) on yellowish paper and blue handstamp 5k on white paper, no gum as issued, VF
150.00
1161  1, 2b

Mariupol

1871-74, 5k black, two stamps, the last one printed on white paper and it has a small thin, otherwise fresh, full or large part of OG, VF
150.00
1162  Schmidt #5-10

Melitopol

1871-78, 3k blue, five stamps of different issues, fresh condition, full or large part of OG, VF
150.00
1163  3, 4-7

Morshansk

1879-80, 5k red and 5k in various color combinations, mainly fresh condition with small flaws mentioned on three stamps of the set, full or part of OG, VF appearance
250.00
1164  8-11
1881, (5k) gray and red with central oval in various colors, complete set of four, large part of OG, VF
150.00
1165 */(*)   12/31

Balance of Zemstvo Holding

1882-1904, 21 mint stamps, arranged on a stockcard, two stamps have small thin, otherwise fresh quality unit, full/part of OG or unused, no gum (3), F/VF, C.v. $375
150.00
1166 */(*)   1-5

Nikolsk
Complete Unit with Some Extras

1884-1915, 13 mint stamps, including three imperforated values and some printing and paper varieties, full/large part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $175
100.00
1167 **   4a var
1910, 4k multicolored, horizontal imperforated pair with practically omitted blue color, in addition imperforated pair with red color printed on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1168 (*)   4

Nolinsk

1868, 2k black, printed on yellowish green paper, fresh condition, unused, no gum, VF
200.00
1169 */(*)   6/25

Clean Small Collection

1873-1915, 21 mint and one used stamps, arranged on a stockcard, including No.6, 7 and 9, nice condition overall, full/part of OG or unused, no gum, mostly VF, C.v. $510
250.00
1170 * S  
1879-1915, 2k gray, imperforated project of zemstvo stamp, ink manuscript "Obrazets", small thin, in addition two different medicine stamps in fresh condition, F/VF overall
100.00
1171 (*)   1-1b

Novaya Ladoga

1869, 5k green, horizontal pair, left stamp with "25" at the bottom right value tablet, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
400.00
1172 */(*)   3-5, var
1869-83, 25k red, 5k blue and red and two of 5k gray and red on different paper, four stamps altogether, fresh quality, full OG, hinged or unused, no gum (No.3), VF
75.00
1173  4a
1879, 5k blue and red, horizontal tete-beche pair, nice quality, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
400.00
1174  1

Novgorod

1868, 3k black, printed on yellow paper, a part of cancellation on the right, tiny tear at the top and bottom, nevertheless a collectible exemplar of this rare stamp, VF appearance, rank "RR"
500.00
1175 */(*)   2
1870, 5k black, printed on lilac paper, three stamps of all existing types, part of OG (1) or unused, no gum, mostly VF
250.00
1176  6
1878, 5k black, printed on lilac rose paper, left sheet margin single, beautiful stamp, full OG, previously hinged, VF, rank "R"
300.00
1177  9
1880, 5k black, printed on violet paper, fresh condition, part of OG, VF, Schmidt #8, rank "R"
200.00
1178 */(*)   3/11

Arms of Litho Printing
Small Assembly

1872-85, ten mint stamps, including horizontal pair, No.7 has short margin at the top, fresh quality overall, full OG or unused, no gum (1), F/VF, C.v. $746
250.00
1179 */U   12-14

Handstamped Arms
Nice Group

1887-89, six mint and one pen cancelled stamp arranged on a stockcard, nice quality, full OG or no gum as issued, mostly VF, C.v. $180
100.00
1180 */(*)   1-2

Novorzhev

1891, 5k violet and 5k lilac, first one has large part of OG, the latter one - unused, no gum, both are fresh, VF
150.00
1181  

Fiscal stamp

1907, 10k black, printed on yellowish green paper, perforation 11?, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
1182 **   Schmidt #29 var

Okhansk

1910, 2k bluish green, left sheet margin horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps and on the left, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
1183 */U   4/15

Clean Collection

1876-1912, 37 mint and two used stamps, neatly arranged on a stockpage, including some varieties, mainly fresh quality unit, full/part of OG or unused, no gum, F/VF, C.v. $526
Click here to see Part 2
250.00
1184 */(*) P  1/8

Opochka
Beautiful Selection

1876-94, eight mint stamps and five proofs, neatly housed on a stockcard, fresh quality, full/part of OG or no gum as produced, VF, C.v. $364
150.00
1185 */U   3/21

Orgheev
Fresh Assembly

1873-1902, 27 mostly mint stamps, including No.3-4, 5-6, as well as mint and used blocks of four, mainly nice quality, full/part of OG or unused, no gum (3), F/VF, C.v. $756
300.00
1186 */U   1/36

Osa
Collection

1890-1910, 71 mostly mint stamps (17 used), practically complete and identified by Schmidt Cat. on a stockpage, some mixed condition noted, still collectible quality unit, part of OG, unused, no gum or used, F/VF, C.v. is over $2,000
Click here to see Part 2
750.00
1187  1-2, 4-6, 5a

Ostashkov

1878-1906, 3k black on various colored paper, including imperforated stamp on rose paper, full or large part of OG, VF
75.00
1188  Schmidt #1-8

Ostrov
Complete Unit

1875-1910, eight mint stamps, neatly arranged on a stockcard, fresh condition, full/part of OG or unused, no gum (1), VF, C.v. $202
100.00
1189 */(*)   2-3

Pavlograd

1872-76, 5k blue, two stamps of different shades, unused, no gum or large part of OG, VF
75.00
1190 */U   1-16

Penza
Complete Collection

1899-1912, 40 mostly mint stamps (five used), meticulously described on album pages, representing various types of stamps, apparently fresh condition, full/part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. is about $600
Click the numbers below to see additional pages:
2, 3, 4, 5
250.00
1191  Schmidt #1/8

Pereslav
Beautiful Selection

1873-80, seven mint stamps, including No.1, 3, 6 and 7 (two of each with frame in different shades) and No.8, very fresh quality, full/large part of OG, VF, C.v. $820
400.00
1192  2/26

Pereyaslav
Clean Collection21871-1914, 46 mint stamps, including singles, several pairs, one of which with "3k-5k" variety, and block of four, neatly housed on a stockpage, we just mention thin on No.8, fresh condition overall, full or large part of OG, VF, C.v. $1,169
Click here to see Part 2
500.00
1193  Schmidt #1/20

Perm
Practically Complete Collection

1872-1918, 25 mostly mint stamps (two apparently used), including all issued values, except No.4, with some extras, two stamps of Soviet issue are presented, one of which on pasted paper, fresh condition, full/large part of OG, F/VF, C.v. is a little over $1,000
500.00
1194  1

Piriatin

1868, 3k black, printed on orange colored paper, right sheet margin single, no gum as issued, VF
250.00
1195 */U   1/11

Podolsk
Clean Assembly

1871-95, 16 mint and three pen cancelled stamps, complete by Chuchin Cat., generally nice quality stamps, full/part of OG or used, mostly VF, C.v. $920
500.00
1196  1-4

Poltava

1903, 1k-10k, complete set of four, stamp of 6k has insignificant soiling, fresh quality overall, large part of OG, VF
200.00
1197 **/*   6-7
1904, violet handstamped surcharge 3(k) on 6k violet and 10k rose, full OG, NH or LH, VF
200.00
1198 */U   8/20

State Printing Assemblage

1905-16, 19 mint stamps, four of which with violet handstamped surcharge 3(k), and a part of postal receipt, bearing three values, fresh condition, full/part of OG, VF
100.00
1199 */U   21, 24 var
1908-09, inverted or placed diagonally violet handstamped surcharge 3(k) on 1k and 15k, four stamps altogether, large part of OG, unused, no gum (1) or used (1), VF
150.00
1200  24 fn
1908-09, two unissued surcharges of 3(k) on 1k orange (blue) and on 3k green (violet), the last one has hint of toning (only 25 stamps were produced), full OG, previously hinged, F/VF
100.00
1201  25-31, a, var
1909, 200th Anniversary of the Poltava Battle, perforated and imperforated complete sets of seven, in addition perforated and imperforated 1k values with broken "2" variety, full OG, previously hinged (one stamp has no gum and one stamp cancelled), VF
150.00
1202 */(*)   32, 33/36, a
1911, surcharge 1k in various colors, set of six values (less No.34 for completion), one stamp has slight toning, otherwise full OG or unused (No.33), VF appearance
300.00
1203 **   35 var
1911, inverted black surcharge 1k on 3k green, slight toned spot, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
150.00
1204 **/*   39-40
1911, black surcharge 1k over violet handstamped 3(k) on 1k orange and 6k brown violet, the last one is sheet margin exemplar, full OG, NH (6k) or previously hinged, VF, Schmidt #31-32, both rank "R"
250.00
1205  43-54
1909, violet or red diagonal surcharges on the Poltava Battle issue, complete set of 12, both 6k values has tiny thin from hinge removal, otherwise fresh, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
350.00
1206  43a-45a, 47a
1909, violet or red diagonal surcharges on the Poltava Battle issue, set of four imperforated stamps, the last one has imperceptible thin from hinge removal, full or large part of OG, VF
300.00
1207 */U   56/63, 56a, var
1911, black or red horizontal surcharges on the Poltava Battle issue, set of nine values, in addition one imperforated stamp and two values with lifted letters of the surcharge, three stamps have slight foxing, full/part of OG, unused, no gum (2) or used (3), F/VF
300.00
1208 */U   56, 58, 62, 64 var
1911, inverted black surcharge 3k on 2k, 5k, 6k and 15k, set of four values, two with sheet margins, large part of OG or used (1), VF and scarce
400.00
1209  67
1912, type-written black surcharge 20k on 6k gray green and red brown, full OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
1210  Schmidt #82/110

Service stamps

1912, Medicine Districts, Public Schools, Agricultural Districts and etc., 30 perforated and one imperforated stamps, five values have minor flaws, generally fresh condition, full/part of OG or used (2),F/VF, C.v. $1,115
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400.00
1211 (*)   Schmidt #88
1912, service stamp of 3k violet, without overprint, fresh, unused, no gum, F/VF
150.00
1212  Schmidt #112/30
1912, black surcharge 1k on service stamps, set of eight values, one stamp has tiny thin, otherwise large part of OG or unused, no gum (2), F/VF
200.00
1213  Schmidt #116 var
1912, black surcharge 1k on Agriculture District No.5 in green, "1" without nose variety, full OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1214 */(*)   71-73
1912, Coat of Arms, 1k-3k, complete set of three, large part of OG or unused, no gum (No.72), VF
400.00
1215 */U   74/82
1912, Ukrainian Huts issue, 1k-40k, set of six, including large "1" and "3" varieties, in addition 3k in vertical pair with red zemstvo cancellation, full/part of OG or unused, no gum (1), mostly VF
200.00
1216  Schmidt #42, 45-46, A

Soviet issue

1918-19, red surcharge 20(k) on 1k and surcharge 60k on 1k in lilac, red and green, full OG or unused, no gum (1), mostly VF
300.00
1217  3

Porkhov

1902, imperforated trial color proofs of 5k in various colors, complete set of six, full OG or no gum (1), VF
100.00
1218  1-10

Priluky

1879-95, 5k black, printed on colored paper, complete unit of ten stamps, full/large part of OG or unused, no gum (1), VF
150.00
1219    Schmidt #1

Pskov

1892, stationery postcard 1 1/2k blue on grayish blue paper, fresh, unused, VF
100.00
1220  19, fn
1894, black surcharge 3(k) on 10k multicolored, in addition surcharges 3k on 1k and 5k on 40k, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1221  43a-47a
1907, 1k-40k, imperforated complete set of five, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1222  2/51

Clean Selection

1871-1910, 58 mostly mint stamps (two - cancelled), arranged on a stockpage, including se-tenant strip of ten stamps, nice condition overall, full/large part of OG or unused, no gum, F/VF, C.v. $822
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400.00
1223  Schmidt #1/14

Pudozh

1903-13, 1k-20k, 1k-25k, two sets, the total is 13 stamps (less No.13 for completion), one stamp has small thin (2k yellow), otherwise fresh condition, full/part of OG or used (1), F/VF
150.00
1224  Schmidt #1/13

Rostov
Nice Group

1871-92, 11 mint stamps, including No.1-2, nice condition overall, full/large part of OG or unused, no gum (1), mostly VF, C.v. $368
200.00
1225 (*)   3

Ryazan

1872, 2k dark blue, diamond-shaped stamp, fresh condition, unused, no gum, VF, ex-Faberge
300.00
1226  3a
1868, 2k light blue, diamond-shaped stamp, premium quality, large part of OG, VF, Schmidt #3, rank "R"
300.00
1227 (*)   5
1872, 2k gold, diamond-shaped stamp, slight soiling at the top, nice condition overall, unused, no gum, VF, ex-Faberge
300.00
1228  6-7, b
1873, 2k gray and 2k bronze, two complete sets on ordinary and thick paper, in addition stamp of 2k gray with double inner frame, one stamp has tiny thin, full or large part of OG, VF
100.00
1229  9
1875, 2k gray blue, well-margined and very fresh, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
1230  10
1875, 2k bronze, two singles with nice margins all around, one of which with slight gum crease, the other one with paper adhesion on reverse, full or traces of OG, mostly VF
300.00
1231 (*)   14
1877, 2k olive yellow, fresh condition, unused, no gum, VF, rank "R"
350.00
1232  15-16
1877, 2k green and 2k red, two well-margined singles, first one is unused, no gum, it has a small thin, the last one has a spot on full original gum at the bottom left, VF appearance
400.00
1233 **/*   20, 22
1879, 2k bronze, a single, and 2k silver, vertical strip of three, fresh condition, full OG, NH (strip) or LH, VF
100.00
1234  4/13

Rzhev
Fresh Group

1871-96, 13 mint stamps, arranged on a stockcard, one stamp has slight crease, fresh condition, full/large part of OG or unused, no gum (1), mostly VF, C.v. $250
120.00
1235 */U   1/21

Sapozhok
Nice Assembly

1870-1913, 24 stamps, including four pen cross cancelled, housed on a stockcard, fresh quality overall, full/part of OG or unused, no gum (4), F/VF, C.v. $228
100.00
1236  1

Sarapul

1893, 2k orange, nice and fresh quality item, full OG, LH, VF
350.00
1237  3
1893-1913, 3k blue, three stamps of different issues, including a single with narrow margins, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, Schmidt #5, 6 - rank "R", 7
150.00
1238  4
1893, 2k green, very clean single with manuscript cancellation, VF
200.00
1239  5
1893, 2k dark carmine, manuscript cancellation, repaired 1.5mm tear at the top left, otherwise a collectible quality item, F/VF appearance
100.00
1240 (*)   3

Saratov

1874, 5k blue, nice margins all around, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
75.00
1241  2

Schigry

1886, 3k multicolored, corners and text in brown, premium quality stamp, full OG, previously hinged, VF, rank "R"
600.00
1242  Schmidt #16-17

Shadrinsk

1880, violet or blue black surcharge 3k on 5k lilac, two stamps with full or part of OG, F/VF
200.00
1243  22
1889, 3k brownish lilac, perforation 11 1/2, a part of violet oval zemstvo date stamp, fresh, VF, Schmidt #24, rank "RR"
400.00
1244  23
1890, 3k dark blue and red, fresh condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1245  23 var
1890, 3k blue and red, double horizontal perforation, a part of blue oval zemstvo marking, VF
100.00
1246  5/42

Neat Collection

1874-1917, 41 mostly mint stamps (one - used), arranged on a stockpage, including three early handstamps, minor flaws mentioned on several cheap values, generally full/part of OG or unused, no gum (3),F/VF, C.v. $730
300.00
1247  10, 15

Shatsk

1889-91, six imperforated proofs of 3k in various colors, including two horizontal pairs, one pair has minute thin spot, fresh condition, full OG or no gum as produced, VF
150.00
1248  13, c
1889, 3k red, printed on white paper, horizontal pair, left stamp with "18-89" at the top value tablets, full OG, hinged, VF
200.00
1249  14, a
1889, 3k red, printed on gray paper, top left margin horizontal pair, left stamp with "18-89" at the top value tablets, full OG, LH (error stamp) or NH, VF
200.00
1250  17
1893, 3k black, printed on rose paper, rouletted, postally used, mounted on a piece, presumably side margins are reduced, nevertheless a fine collectible exemplar of this scarce stamp, Schmidt #22, rank "RR"
250.00
1251  2/24

Specialized Holding

1873-1916, 70 mostly mint stamps (eight - used), singles, pairs and strips, housed on a stockpage, representing various types and printing varieties, two or three stamps have thins, mainly fresh condition, full/part of OG or unused, no gum (3), F/VF, C.v. $950
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400.00
1252  7

Skopin

1902, 5k brown lilac, pen cross cancellation, fresh condition, VF
100.00
1253  1/15

Clean Collection

1871-1917, 21 mostly stamps (two - pen cancelled), placed on a stockcard by Catalogue order, a few stamps with slight foxing, fresh condition overall, full/part of OG or used, mostly F/VF, C.v. $259
100.00
1254  1-2

Smolensk

1894, 5k black and light blue, 5k black and rose, complete set of two, the last one has thin, full/large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
1255  12, 16-17, 19

Solikamsk

1895-1905, 18 trial color proofs of 2k, 4k and 5k in various colors on white or colored paper, representing two different issues, fresh condition, full OG or no gum as produced, VF
400.00
1256  1-19

Neat Collection

1887-1915, 81 mostly mint stamps (four - used), arranged on a stockcard, minor flaws noted on five-six stamps (small thin, traces of toning or crease), nice condition overall, full/part of OG or no gum as issued, F/VF, C.v. $850
Click here to see Part 2
400.00
1257  2/10

Soroki
Clean Grouping

1879-98, 12 mostly mint stamps (one - pen cancelled), including imperforated pair, placed on a stockcard, one stamp has thin, fresh condition overall, full/part of OG, F/VF, C.v. $236
100.00
1258  1/18

Spassk
Valuable Collection

1883-1913, 35 mint stamps, including 15 horizontal pairs or strip of three, representing different types of stamps, arranged on a stockcard, identified by Schmidt Cat., fresh condition overall, two pairs with slight gum crease, full/part of OG, VF, C.v. is over $1,050
Click here to see Part 2
400.00
1259  Schmidt #3-5

Starobyelsk

1876, 3k blue and 3k yellow, three stamps of different issues, the last one is thinned, full/part of OG or unused, no gum, VF appearance
150.00
1260  Schmidt #17
1880, 3k bright blue, type 3, manuscript cancellation, short perforation on the left, fresh condition, VF, reportedly only ten stamps known
600.00
1261  Schmidt #23
1882, 3k lilac blue, type 4, manuscript date cancellation, nice quality, VF, only 11 stamps are in existence
750.00
1262 */(*)   Schmidt #21, 24-26
1882-83, 3k blue and 4k yellow, four stamps of three different issues, full OG or unused, no gum (2), VF
120.00
1263  Schmidt #3/38

Nice Group

1876-95, 18 mostly mint stamps (one - used), housed on a stockcard, No.3 and 26 are thinned, otherwise fresh quality unit, full/part of OG or no gum as issued, F/VF, C.v. $300
100.00
1264  1-3

Sudzha
Small Unit

1882-90, eight mint stamps, including horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, No.1a is thinned, otherwise full/part of OG or unused, no gum (2), F/VF, C.v. $240
100.00
1265  4/12

Sumy
Nice Group

1869-1912, six mint stamps, arranged on a stockcard, nothing expensive, but clean and nice, full/part of OG or unused, no gum (1), F/VF, C.v. $230
100.00
1266  2

Tambov

1871, 3k black, well-margined exemplar, part of OG, VF
75.00
1267  3
1872, 5k lilac, nice margins all around, very slight foxing, large part of OG, VF, rank "R"
400.00
1268  Schmidt #5

Tikhvin

1871, pale red handstamp (5k), original printing with narrow margins and uneven yellow brown gum, in addition reprint of No.7, both are in fresh condition, large part of OG, VF
300.00
1269  Schmidt #8
1872, brownish red handstamp (5k), original printing on yellow paper, natural paper inclusion, full OG, previously hinged, VF
120.00
1270  Schmidt #19-21
1881, 5k black, three exemplars printed on lilac rose paper of different thickness, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1271  31b-e
1897, 3k multicolored, two perforated and two imperforated singles, omitted rose or gold color, full OG, previously hinged, VF
350.00
1272  33b, c
1899, 3k multicolored, perforated and imperforated singles, both have omitted red color, the last one with trivial thin speck, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1273  9/35

Neat Assembly

1874-1903, 28 mostly mint stamps (one - used), including several early stamps in good condition, arranged on a stockcard, a few stamps have small thin, full/part of OG or unused no gum (3), mostly VF, C.v. $700
350.00
1274  1-3

Tiraspol

1873-79, 5k, three stamps and official seal in blue, nice quality, full/large part of OG, VF
75.00
1275  2

Totma

1895, 3k multicolored, oval violet zemstvo date stamp, fresh condition, VF
75.00
1276  8
1901, four trial color proofs of diamond shaped stamp of 3k, different color combinations, three have no gum as produced and one with full OG, VF
150.00
1277  1/9

Multicolored Selection

1894-1902, 13 mostly mint stamps (two used), including appropriate manuscript surcharge 3(k) on 6k (No.6), fresh condition overall, full/part of OG or used, VF, C.v. $300
150.00
1278  1a, b, c, fn

Tula

1888, 5k gray blue and red, five stamps, including one imperforated and four with various perforation, in addition imperforated single with added gold color and cut square of 5k blue, fresh quality, full or large part of OG, VF
150.00
1279  2/10

Tver
Small Group

1871-88, 11 mint stamps, arranged on a stockcard, No.2b and 5a have small thin, otherwise nice condition, full/part of OG, F/VF, C.v. $783
300.00
1280  6

Urzhum

1901, 2k carmine rose, single oval frame, perfect quality, large part of OG, VF, Schmidt #8, rank "RR"
750.00
1281  7
1899, 2k rose, large part of clear volost cancellation, all perforation intact, fresh and VF, Schmidt #6, rank "R"
150.00
1282  

Volost Cancellations

1895-1908, ten different items arranged on an album page, representing full or part of oval volost date stamps, in addition one circular zemstvo marking, detailed description, mostly VF
100.00
1283  2/23

Ustiuzhna
Neat Collection

1889-97, 28 mostly mint stamps (one -used), arranged on a stockpage, identified by Schmidt Cat., one stamp has gum crease, fresh condition overall, full/part of OG or unused, no gum (2),F/VF, C.v. $806
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400.00
1284 */U   7a/12

Ustsysolsk
Rectangular Design Specialized Lot

1880-86, 48 mostly cancelled stamps, arranged on five pages from the Collection, representing different types and printing varieties, slightly mixed condition, generally collectible quality material, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $725
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2, 3, 4, 5
250.00
1285  

Study of Zemstvo Cancellations

1889-1907, 30 items, mostly on pieces, arranged and described on four pages from the Collection, representing complete or part mostly different zemstvo markings, including 22 volost cancellations, fresh quality, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4
200.00
1286  1/6

Valday
Beautiful Group

1871-88, 2k black, seven mint stamps, fresh quality, full OG or no gum as issued, VF, C.v. $127
75.00
1287  1-14

Valki
Exhibition Style Collection

1893-1911, 108 mostly mint stamps (three - postally used), neatly arranged and described on pages, representing numerous pairs (one tete-beche), strips and complete sheet of ten (No.12),representing various types of stamps, mainly fresh condition, full/part of OG, F/VF or better, C.v. is over $2,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
1000.00
1288  1, 3

Vasil

1871-78, embossing 5k and handstamp 5k blue, two stamps and three reprints, no gum as issued, VF, C.v. $250
120.00
1289  1/16

Velsk
Fresh Grouping

1886-1916, 19 mostly mint stamps (two - pen-crossed), housed on a stockcard, two stamps with slight foxing, nice quality overall, full/large part of OG or unused, no gum (1), mostly VF, C.v. is about $300
150.00
1290  1

Verkhnednieprovsk

1866, 4k black, nice margins all around, large part of OG, VF, rank "R"
150.00
1291  6-9
1874-75, 4k blue and 4k violet, four oval-shaped values, fresh condition, full OG or no gum as issued, VF
150.00
1292  6

Verkhotur'e

1898, 10 ultra and red, bottom sheet margin single, pen cross cancellation, fresh and VF
200.00
1293  1/10

Small Collection on Pages

1889-1902, 16 mostly mint stamps (two - used), arranged on two pages from the Collection, one stamp has tiny thin, nice quality, full/part of OG or unused, no gum, F/VF, C.v. $164
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100.00
1294  1-21

Vessiegonsk
Complete Unit

1871-1913, 24 mostly mint stamps (one pen-crossed with small tear), placed on a stockcard by catalogue order, fresh condition, full/large part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $440
200.00
1295 */(*)   1-6

Vetluga

1908, 1k-20k, perforated and imperforated complete sets of six, one stamp is cancelled, full OG or unused, no gum (6), VF
100.00
1296  2a var
1908, 2k multicolored, two horizontal imperforated pairs, first one has omitted blue background, while the other one without red color on the Arms, no gum as produced or full OG, VF
75.00
1297  1

Viatka

1896, three imperforated trial color proofs of 2k in blue, gray green and brownish lilac, two of which with invalidating lines across the design, no gum as produced, VF and rare, the last one - ex-Faberge
250.00
1298  Schmidt #1, 3, 5

Volsk

1888-1904, 3k black and blue, rouletted or perforated, three singles of all different issues, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1299 */(*)   1-2

Yarensk

1915, 2k gray green and black and 2k green, fresh condition, unused, no gum or full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
1300  2

Yassy

1879, handstamp 5k in red, original printing, in addition five different reprints, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1301  1/10

Yegoryevsk
Nice Collection on Pages

1868-97, 13 mint stamps neatly arranged on two well described pages from the Collection, including No.4 in premium condition, some perforation errors of later issues, nice condition overall, full/large part of OG or unused, no gum (3), mostly VF, C.v. is over $1,000
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500.00
1302 (*)   1-2

Yekaterinoslav

1872, 5k green, three stamps, including two of No.1 in distinctly different shades, fresh and flawless condition, all are unused, no gum (2) or expertly regummed, VF
250.00
1303  1

Yelets

1873, 3k dark blue, bottom sheet margin single, perfect condition, full OG, LH, VF and scarce in premium quality
250.00
1304  2-3, 5
1875-76, handstamp 5k in violet, three stamps printed on various paper, first one has slight gum crease, nice quality overall, full OG or no gum as issued, VF
150.00
1305  6
1879, handstamp 5k in violet, rouletted, slight marginal thin, large part of OG, VF appearance, Schmidt #6, rank "R"
100.00
1306  9
1881, handstamp 3k lilac blue on light yellow paper, rouletted, very slight gum crease is mentioned for accuracy, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1307  23-24
1893, two handstamps 5k black and 5k violet on yellow paper, rouletted, full OG, previously hinged, VF, rank "R" (No.23)
250.00
1308  10/31

Nice Group

1881-99, 15 mostly mint stamps (two used), arranged on a stockpage, including No.21 in fresh condition, two stamps have small thin, otherwise high quality unit, full/large part of OG, F/VF, C.v. $560
250.00
1309  1

Yelisavetgrad

1870, 5k carmine, printed on light lilac paper, round-shaped stamp, manuscript cancellation, nice condition, VF, rank "R"
400.00
1310 **/*   2
1872, 5k green, round-shaped stamp in block of eight (4x2) with guide lines, a high-quality item, full OG, NH or LH (2), VF
100.00
1311 **/*   3
1875, 2k black, round-shaped stamp in block of 12 (3x4) with guide lines, horizontal fold between stamps, fresh condition, full OG, NH or LH (4), VF
150.00
1312  2/36

Well-Completed Collection

1872-99, 61 mostly mint stamps (one used), including several pairs and No.20 in block of 12 (ex-Ferrari, Faberge), arranged on a stockpage, beautiful quality overall, full/large part of OG or unused, expertly regummed (three stamps of early issues), F/VF or better, C.v. is about $1,500
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600.00
1313  11c

Zadonsk

1888, 5k red and blue, printed on vertically laid paper, shallow thin at the top right, otherwise full OG, hinged, VF appearance
150.00
1314 */(*)   27-28
1893, 3k orange and 5k red, two nice values, full OG, LH or unused, no gum, VF, Schmidt #37 (5k), rank "RR"
400.00
1315 (*)   32
1894, 5k yellow orange, fresh quality single, unused, no gum, VF, Schmidt #38, rank "RR"
300.00
1316 */(*)   36-37, a
1896, 1k and 5k, imperforated and perforated complete sets of two, full OG, hinged or unused, no gum (both 5k), F/VF, perforated 1k with red "Ferrari-Faberge" hs
150.00
1317  1/52a

Nice Assembly

1878-1914, 61 mint stamps, including eight stamps with counterfoil (No.1 has repaired 1.5mm tear), neatly placed on a stockpage, fresh quality overall, full/part of OG or unused, no gum (2), mostly VF, C.v. is about $1,250
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600.00
1318  1-4

Zemliansk
Complete Unit on Page

1874-80, 5k and 8k, two complete sets, mounted on page from the Collection, No.1 has imperceptible thin, all others are in flawless quality, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $720
350.00
1319 **   54

Zienkov

1913, 3k silver, complete sheet of 24 (6x4), two zemstvo official seals on bottom margin, full OG, NH (hinged on margins), VF
100.00
1320  5/58

Large and Valuable Collection on Pages

1879-1914, 336 mostly mint stamps (three - used), arranged on well-described pages and housed in a folder, representing numerous pairs and multiples, printing errors and varieties, condition is a little mixed, but in general well-above average for zemstvo material, full/part of OG or unused, no gum, F/VF or better, C.v. is about $7,500
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2500.00
1321  9, 11

Zolotonosha

1892, two imperforated proofs of 10k and 3k, balanced margins all around, full OG, LH or unused, no gum, VF
75.00
1322  11 var
1896, 3k black, green and gold, horizontal and vertical pairs imperforated between stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1323  12b-13b
1897, 3k and 10k, complete set of two with bronze instead of gold, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1324  15
1902, 3k black, green and gold, black zemstvo cancellation, thinned, still a collectible quality item, VF appearance, rank "R"
200.00
1325  1/17

Clean Collection

1880-1916, 36 mostly mint stamps (three - used), including one pair and block of four containing two couche, two stamps with appropriate handstamped surcharges and more, two stamps have small faults, generally nice quality unit, full/part of OG, F/VF, C.v. $925
300.00