Lots 1215 - 1337, Catalogue of Auction #65 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1215  6-7

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

1880-82, blue boxed handstamp 10k, red on lilac paper, two stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1216  3, 5

Ardatov

1880, 5k red and 3k blue, fresh quality, large part of OG, hinged, VF
100.00
1217  Schmidt #11
1891, 3k bluish green, perforation 11 1/2, blue zemstvo cancellation, shallow thin, VF appearance, scarce collectable quality stamp
300.00
1218 */U   8/21

Nice Mint and Used Group

1894-98, 11 different values, four mint and seven used, including 3k olive green, fresh quality, full/large part of OG or used, mostly VF, C.v. $379
200.00
1219  2, 2a

Arzamas

1874, 5k dark blue, two exemplars, printed on thick (0.08mm) or thin (0.06mm) paper, nice condition, full OG, LH, VF
200.00
1220  4-5

Belebey

1897, imperforated proofs of 2k and 5k in black, two horizontal se-tenant pairs, printed on white or greenish yellow thinned paper, usual uneven soiled gum, VF and scarce
300.00
1221  4
1897, imperforated proof of 2k in black, top left corner sheet margin horizontal pair, dividing line in between, usual uneven soiled gum, VF and rare, reportedly these proofs were printed by horizontal se-tenants only, horizontal pair of the same proofs is previously unknown
250.00
1222  4-5
1897, imperforated proofs of 2k and 5k in black, se-tenant block of four, printed on rose thin paper, top left stamp with facial scratch, horizontal fold between stamps, otherwise full original soiled gum, VF and scarce multiple
300.00
1223  7a, 9a
1900-02, 5k blue and rose, two imperforated values, full OG or no gum as issued (No.7a), VF
150.00
1224 */U   1/16

Clean Collection

1890-1908, 28 mint and used (3) stamps, including two horizontal imperforated pairs and block of four, fresh condition overall, full/part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $463
200.00
1225  1

Berdyansk

1868, 10k black, green and blue, perfect exemplar in every respect, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1226  1-3

Bielozersk

1868-72, 2k black and brown, 2k black or gray black, the last ones are on paper of different thickness, fresh quality, full OG or unused, no gum (No.1), VF
100.00
1227  Schmidt #7

Bobrov

1979, 3k black, printed on green paper, fresh condition, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, rank "R", Chuchin #5b, rank "RR", privately produced forgery is added for comparison
1500.00
1228 (*)   17

Bogorodsk

1879, 5k reddish rose, printed on vertically laid paper, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
1229    89
1894, pre-printed cover from Moscow to Yamkinskoye Volost, franked by 2k green, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated by zemstvo stamp of 2k rose, paid for local delivery, all appropriate markings, nice quality, VF
200.00
1230  130-32, 139-43
1896, 2k-8k and 2k-20k, two complete set of three and five respectively, No.142 has minor toning, fresh quality, large part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $205
100.00
1231 (*)   134a
1896, 3k vermilion, nice margins imperforated single, unused, no gum, VF, Schmidt #169 imp, rank "R"
200.00
1232  2

Borovichy

1872, 5k black and red, diamond-shaped stamp, pen cancellation, paper adhesion on reverse, nice condition, VF
250.00
1233    7 var
1886, 3k black and green on yellow paper with double impression of green color, paid for rural transportation of cover from zemstvo to St. Petersburg, upon arrival to Borovichi uprated by Imperial 7k blue, postmarked on arrival, VF, ex-Faberge
200.00
1234 */U   1/12

Fresh Assemblage

1868-1911, 11 mint or used stamps, neatly arranged on a stockcard, nice quality overall, large part of OG or used, mostly VF, C.v. $330
150.00
1235 */U   2/20

Bugulma
Beautiful Selection

1882-1914, 41 mostly mint stamps (6 - used), including imperforated pair and strip of three, as well as block of six and nice piece with two cancelled stamps, fresh condition, full/large part of OG or used, VF, C.v. $522
250.00
1236  22-30

Byezhetsk

1894, 3k black, printed on colored paper, complete set of nine, in addition three stamps with broken "3" in the left value tablet, full/large part of OG or no gum as issued, VF
100.00
1237    27

Cherdyn

1906, 2k red, horizontal pair used on cover addressed to zemstvo district No.3 chief, tied by blue oval zemstvo ds, slightly reduced at sides and open for display, otherwise VF
150.00
1238  32
1912, 2k rose, horizontal pair with complete blue zemstvo cancellation, fresh, VF
100.00
1239  32
1912, 2k rose, nice single with complete blue zemstvo "15.3.20" date stamp, VF and scarce usage in the Civil War period
200.00
1240 */U   1/31

Neat Selection

1888-1910, 20 mostly mint stamps (3 - used), arranged on a stockcard, fresh condition, full/part of OG or used, mostly VF, C.v. $243
150.00
1241  16/26

Group of Volost and Zemstvo District Cancellations

1895-1910, eight stamps, including five different volost markings, fresh condition overall, mostly VF
150.00
1242  2

Chistopol

1907, 2k black, green and pale rose, part of violet oval zemstvo marking, fresh quality, VF, Schmidt #2, rank "RRR"
750.00
1243 */U   1/16

Dankov
Nice Group

1873-1914, 12 mint or pen cancelled stamps, housed on a stockcard, perfect quality unit, large part of OG or used, VF, C.v. $226
120.00
1244  1-2, var

Dmitrov

1874, two stamps of 3k red and blue, different shades of blue color, and 3k brown, green and carmine, nice condition overall, large part of OG or unused, no gum (No.2), VF
100.00
1245 */U   5/46

Gadiach
Clean Assembly

1887-1912, 32 mint or used stamps, including five stamps with different volost cancellations, nice quality, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $450
250.00
1246  5

Gdov

1882, 2k gray blue, nice quality single with manuscript cancellation, VF
100.00
1247  3

Glazov

1887, 3k black and green, a part of violet oval zemstvo date stamp, VF
100.00
1248 */U   11-24

Griazovets
Boxed Design

1889-90, 4k in various colors, set of 14 mostly mint values (2 - used), full/large part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $200
100.00
1249  19a

Irbit

1906, 2k red with separated angles, a part of violet oval zemstvo cancellation, fresh, F/VF
150.00
1250 */U   2/21

Clean Collection

1880-1913, 29 mostly mint stamps (10 - used), nice range of "Ornamental Design" stamps, arranged on a stockpage, mainly fresh and VF, C.v. $495
250.00
1251  1/20

Kharkov
Beautiful Selection

1870-1902, 15 mint and one used stamps, neatly arranged on a stockcard, fresh condition, full/large part of OG, a few stamps unused, no gum, VF, C.v. $249
120.00
1252 */U   4/11

Kherson
Nice Group

1874-1911, eight mint or used stamps and official zemstvo label, fresh quality overall, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $252++
150.00
1253  4/11

Assembly of Volost Cancellations

1874-1911, 11 stamps, three of them with manuscript markings and eight with various violet oval volost devices, mainly fresh and F/VF
300.00
1254 */U   1-4

Khvalynsk

1901-14, four stamps, representing all the stamps issued in zemstvo, including 2k black and blue, one stamp is nicely cancelled, fresh, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1255  3/14

Kobelaky
Nice Selection

1902-08, Coat of Arms, seven mint stamps, arranged on a stockcard, full/part of OG, VF, C.v. $175
100.00
1256    22

Kotelnich

1910, registered cover from zemstvo to Viatka District Court, franked by 2k red, paid for local delivery, upon arrival to Kotelnich uprated by two Imperial stamps of 7k blue, postmarked on arrival, VF
150.00
1257    26
1909, 5k blue, used on reverse of local registered cover, addressed to uezd administration, tied by black zemstvo circular marking, VF
100.00
1258    
1914, registered cover from Sosnovskoye Volost to Viatka District Court, franked on reverse by Imperial 7k blue in block of five, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
100.00
1259 */U   15/30

Neat Assemblage

1892-1916, 19 mostly mint stamps (2 - used), representing two imperforated pairs and block of four, as well as Soviet surcharge 5(k) on 2k pale brown, fresh quality overall, full/part of OG, VF, C.v. $369
200.00
1260 **/*   2, 2a

Kozelets

1874, 3k bronze, oval-shaped stamp, two blocks of four, distinctly different shades, full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF
75.00
1261  2

Krapivna

1871, blue handstamp 3k on quadrille paper, numbered at the bottom, fresh, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
1262 */U   Schmidt #2, 3, 5

Krasnoufimsk

1894-1904, 2k red, three different stamps, first one with a part of violet oval zemstvo marking, others mint, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
75.00
1263 */U   2/30

Krasny
Nice Group

1901-12, 19 mostly mint stamps (2 - used), including imperforated block of four, arranged on a stockcard, fresh quality, full/large part of OG or used, VF, C.v. $737
350.00
1264  1-14

Kungur
Complete Unit

1890-97, 18 mint stamps, including block of four, housed on a stockcard, nice and clean, full/part of OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF, C.v. $185
100.00
1265  2

Lebedyan

1870's, 5k dark green, pen cross cancellation, extremely fresh and choice, VF, rank "RR"
1000.00
1266  16
1906, Swan, imperforated proof of 5k in gray green, nice and fresh, no gum as produced, VF
100.00
1267 */U   8/16

Clean Grouping

1884-1913, nine stamps (two - used, one which earliest recorded manuscript cancellation), fresh quality, full/part of OG or no gum as issued, VF, C.v. $244
120.00
1268 (*)   50 var

Lokhvitsa

1911, Zincographic issue, 10k black, rose and blue, right value tablet without "1" in "10" variety, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
1269  3/71 var

Fresh Selection

1902-16, 52 mostly mint stamps (1 - used) and horizontal strip of three imperforated proofs, nice quality, full/large part of OG or unused, no gum (4), VF, C.v. $1,023
Click here to see Part 2
500.00
1270  5-9

Malmyzh

1876-97, 2k in various colors on white or colored paper, seven stamps, including horizontal pair, fresh condition, full/large part of OG or no gum as issued, VF
75.00
1271  1

Maloarkhangelsk

1869, black handstamp 5k on grayish paper, right sheet margin single, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1272  2/15

Novgorod
Nice Group

1870-89, 12 mint stamps, including horizontal pair, arranged on a stockcard, full/part of OG or no gum as issued, VF, C.v. $417
250.00
1273  

Novorzhev

1890-1900's, Fiscal stamp of 10k black on yellow green paper and official zemstvo label in blue, fresh, full OG, LH (label) or part of OG, VF
100.00
1274  1

Novouzensk

1899, 3k blue on pink paper, cancelled on a part of stationery envelope, violet seal of Krasnoyarsk volost chairman, minor soiling did not affect the stamp, VF
150.00
1275  

Okhansk
Charity stamp

1914-15, "For Support of Hospitals for Wounded Soldiers", 5k black on green background, fresh condition, no gum as issued, VF
75.00
1276 */U   5/15

Nice Looking Assemblage

1876-1912, 15 mint or used (6) stamps, placed on a stockcard, mostly fresh, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $236
120.00
1277 * 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
200.00
1278  3/20

Orgheev
Perfect Quality Collection

1973-1910, 15 mint stamps, neatly arranged on a stockcard, full/part of OG or unused no gum, VF, C.v. $493
250.00
1279  2

Osa

1890, 4k brown and pale brown, nice stamp, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1280    2
1891, bisect of 4k brown and yellow brown, used on cover addressed to a member of zemstvo administration, tied by violet oval zemstvo ds, wax seal removed, mostly VF, ex-Faberge, K. Hellman certificate
Click here to see the certificate
250.00
1281    2
1891, bisect of 4k brown and yellow brown, used on cover addressed to zemstvo administration, violet oval zemstvo ds, part of wax seal, VF
250.00
1282    21
1898, 2k orange red, used on cover addressed to zemstvo administration, tied by violet oval zemstvo ds, wax seal, hint of toned spots, mostly VF
200.00
1283 */U   4/36

Clean Unit

1890-1910, 24 mint and used stamps, nice range of zemstvo cancellations, arranged on a stockcard, mainly fresh quality, large part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $369
150.00
1284 */U   2/7

Ostrov
Small Group

1878-1910, seven stamps, including used single and horizontal pair with complete oval zemstvo marking, part of OG, unused, no gum, or used, mostly VF, C.v. $136
75.00
1285 (*)   5 var

Penza

1904, 3k red, "a dot between "3" and "k" on the left value tablet" variety, imperforated at the bottom, fresh quality, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
1286 */U   1/16

Fresh Assembly

1899-1912, 13 mint and used stamps, arranged on a stockcard, some nice cancellations, mostly fresh, large part of OG, unused, no gum or used, F/VF, C.v. $180
100.00
1287  1/5

Pereslav
Beautiful Group

1873-80, five mint stamps, including two paper shades of No.1, one stamp has thin (No.4), otherwise fresh quality, large part of OG, VF, C.v. $490
200.00
1288 */U   8/26

Pereyaslav
Neat Collection

1883-1914, 11 stamps (one - used), arranged on a stockcard, nice quality overall, full/part of OG or unused, no gum, VF, C.v. $182
100.00
1289  

Perm

1896, 2k black brown, blue, red and gold, imperforated proof of unissued design, printed on white paper, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
200.00
1290  Schmidt #20

Soviet issue

1918, 15k red, two used stamps, cancelled in the period of Red or White Armies authority, the latest one with obliterating bar, mostly VF and scarce
250.00
1291 */U   7/16

Fresh Looking Unit

1893-1918, 12 mint or used stamps, including Soviet stamp of 15k, fresh quality overall, full/part of OG or used, VF, C.v. $194
100.00
1292  25-31, a var

Poltava

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
1293  Schmidt #92 imp

Official stamps

1912, Public School No.1, 3k dark orange, balanced margins imperforated single, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, only 50 stamps were printed
150.00
1294 (*)   Schmidt #99 imp
1912, Public School No.8, 3k dark orange, ample margins imperforated exemplar, unused, no gum, VF
150.00
1295  Schmidt #101 imp
1912, Public School No.10, 3k dark orange, enlarged margins imperforated single, part of OG with minor adhesion, VF, only 50 stamps were printed
150.00
1296  Schmidt #120
1912, black surcharge 1k on Medical District No.2, a part of red oval zemstvo cancellation, hint of toning, otherwise VF
100.00
1297 */U   1/76

Large Collection

1903-12, 59 mostly mint stamps (13 - used), starting with No.1-4, including nice range of Poltava Battle stamps, as well as Provisional 3k black and rose, imperforated single (no guarantee), fresh condition overall, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $1,923 (No.72a not counted)
Click here to see Part 2
750.00
1298    7a

Pskov

1881, 3k black, imperforated diamond-shaped stamp in tete-beche pair, used on cover addressed to a Pskov District Court, pen-cross cancellation, wax seal, mostly VF, ex-Faberge
250.00
1299    9
1888, 3k black, diamond-shaped stamp, strip of three and a single, used on reverse of registered cover addressed to zemstvo magistrate, pen-cross cancellation, minor paper folds, still VF, ex-Faberge
150.00
1300  43-47
1907, Coat of Arms, 1k-40k, complete set of five imperforated proofs, enlarged margins with printer's markings, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
300.00
1301 */U   5/51

Large Collection

1877-1910, 52 mostly mint stamps (5 - used), starting with nice range of early diamond-shaped stamps, including some imperforated varieties, neatly arranged on a stockpage, fresh quality overall, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $695
Click here to see Part 2
300.00
1302  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
1303  10

Ryazan

1875, 2k bronze, fresh quality single, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
300.00
1304  20-23
1879, 2k silver and 2k bronze with shades, complete set of four, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1305  8

Rzhev

1881, 2k indigo blue and red orange, manuscript cancellation, completely flawless single, VF and very scarce, rank "RR", a common stamp of No.7 is added for comparison
1500.00
1306 */U   1/21

Sapozhok
Nice Assembly

1870-1913, 24 mint or pen-cross cancelled stamps (4), housed on a stockcard, fresh quality overall, full/part of OG or unused, no gum (4), F/VF, C.v. $228
120.00
1307  3 var

Sarapul

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
1308 */U   5/41

Shadrinsk
Clean Selection

1874-1914, 29 mint or used (9) stamps, including handstamp 5k in red, dark blue surcharge 3k on 5k violet and more, fresh quality overall, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $911
400.00
1309  13c

Shatsk

1889, 3k red, printed on white paper, horizontal pair, left stamp with "18-89" at the top value tablets, full OG, LH, VF, "Ferrari-Faberge" hs on reverse
250.00
1310 */U   3/23

Large Collection

1874-1914, 53 stamps, including 35 postally used, three of which with Postmaster markings, neatly housed on stockpages, fresh quality overall, large part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $448
Click here to see Part 2
200.00
1311  1

Shlisselburg

1865, 5k black printed on dark green paper, two stamps of different paper shades, large part of OG, VF
300.00
1312 */U   2/15

Skopin
Nice Group

1878-1914, 11 mint or used stamps (3), including 5k brown violet (No.7), pen-cross cancelled, fresh quality, full/part of OG or used, VF, C.v. $294
150.00
1313 */U   1/20

Solikamsk
Large Collection

1887-1915, 52 mint or used stamps, representing several nice volost or postmaster's cancellations, neatly arranged on a stockpage, including Schmidt listed material, generally fresh quality, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $455
Click here to see Part 2
250.00
1314  11

Soroki

1898, trial color imperforated proof of 3k in blue, red and light blue, printed on thick chalk-surfaced paper, vertical strip of four, no gum as produced, VF and scarce multiple
400.00
1315  Schmidt #26 var

Starobyelsk

1883, 3k bright yellow, perforation on the left is misplaced to the design, fresh quality, part of OG, VF
100.00
1316  3/19

Nice Group

1876-95, 18 mostly mint stamps (one - used), housed on a stockcard, No.3 and 7 are thinned, otherwise fresh quality unit, full/part of OG or no gum as issued, F/VF, C.v. $300
120.00
1317  5-7

Stavropol
Group of Cancellations

1896-1909, 3k green and 3k orange, five stamps, three of them cancelled by zemstvo districts No.1, 2 and 5, two others by "Zem. Upr." and "Mel. Upr.", which are not recorded, mostly fresh and VF
150.00
1318  1-3

Sudzha
Nice 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
1319  9

Sumy

1870, 5k red, two singles, representing two different "S.Z.P." cancellations, fresh, VF
150.00
1320  2

Tambov

1871, 3k black, pen cancelled, two tiny toned spots, otherwise fresh and VF
75.00
1321    19

Tikhvin

1888, incoming cover posted in the mail at the TPO No. 58 "Staraya Russa-Chudovo", franked by Imperial 7k blue, Chudovo transit, upon arrival to Tikhvin uprated by 5k black, red and blue, paid for local delivery, tied by circular zemstvo ds, mostly VF
200.00
1322  33c
1899, 3k multicolored, red color is omitted, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, LH, VF
300.00
1323  9/35

Neat Assembly

1874-1903, 28 mostly mint stamps (one - used), including several early ones 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
1324 */U   1/9

Totma
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
1325  6a

Urzhum

1901, 2k carmine, printed on even paper, black circular zemstvo date stamp, fresh VF, Schmidt #8, rank "R"
100.00
1326  9

Ustiuzhna

1893, 3k black, printed on greenish yellow granite paper, two singles, first one cancelled by Imperial Post marking (toned on reverse), the other one - manuscript cancellation, VF appearance
100.00
1327  9b var

Ustsysolsk

1883, 2k black, printed on bluish green paper, "Zemskiaia" variety, manuscript cancellation, fresh, VF
100.00
1328  22
1902, 5k blue, red and brown, two singles with different volost markings - Nishulskoye and Pod'elskoye, fresh, VF
200.00
1329  4

Velsk

1888, 3k deep green, perforation 11 1/2, tiny spot of scratched gum, otherwise very nice quality, large part of OG, F/VF and very rare, Schmidt #4, rank "RRR", ex-Herrick, Faberge
1500.00
1330  1/21

Vessiegonsk
Nice Collection

1871-1913, 20 mint stamps, including several early ones, arranged on a stockcard, fresh and flawless, full/large part of OG, LH or hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $346
150.00
1331  2/36

Yelisavetgrad
Fresh Unit

1872-99, 28 mint stamps, including block of six, nice quality, we mention just two stamps with some toning, full/large part of OG, VF, C.v. $587
300.00
1332  1-2

Yassy

1879, red handstamps 2k and 5k, two stamps, first one with printer's embossing (slight gum bend), large part of OG or no gum as produced (No.2), VF
100.00
1333 (*)   Schmidt #1

Zadonsk

1878, 5k black and olive yellow, counterfoil is attached, numbered at the top with "2114" (the largest known), slight counterfoil thin, otherwise fresh, unused, no gum, VF
300.00
1334 **   50a, var

Zienkov

1909, 2k dark bronze, block of 49 (7x7), half of a sheet, stamp on position 49 without "2" at the top left, several folds between stamps, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
500.00
1335  6/57

Beautiful Collection

1885-1914, 45 mostly mint stamps (1 - used), representing nice range of early issues, two pairs and block of four, nice quality overall, full/part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $827
Click here to see Part 2
400.00
1336 */U   

Zemstvo Collections
Clean Starting Collection

1880-1916, 473 mint and used (101) stamps, representing issues of 104 different districts, arranged by alphabetical order in black stockbook, individual retail value from $6to $30, occasional flaws possible, nice condition overall, full/part of OG or used, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
2000.00
1337  

Great Cancellations Group

1882-1915, 54 different pieces, including pairs and blocks, the total is 64 stamps from 36 different districts, representing nice variety of cancellations, four of which are postmaster's initials, several volost markings, some manuscript cancels and more, nice and collectable condition, mostly VF
Click the numbers below to see additional pages:
2, 3, 4
600.00