Lots 1185 - 1286, Catalogue of Auction #66 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1185  10

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

Ardatov

1887, 3k olive green, cancelled on a piece by blue zemstvo ds, VF
100.00
1186  2a

Arzamas

1874, 5k dark blue, printed on thin paper, fresh quality, traces of OG, VF
75.00
1187  Schmidt #14

Atkarsk

1882, 3k blue and red, type 2, nice quality exemplar, full OG, LH, VF, Chuchin #8 footnote, rank "R"
250.00
1188  Schmidt #17
1883, 3k blue and bright red, excellent stamp in every respect, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, Chuchin #10, rank "RR" by Chuchin and Schmidt Cat.
1200.00
1189  4-5

Belebey

1897, imperforated proofs of 2k and 5k in black, printed on green or pink paper, uneven soiled gum (1) or no gum as produced, VF
150.00
1190  Schmidt #26

Bielozersk

1881, 2k gray, printed on grayish paper, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1191  32a
1887, 2k orange, vertical tete-beche pair, nice and flawless, large part of OG, VF
75.00
1192    Schmidt #3-4

Bogorodsk
Stationery Items

1869, two entire wrappers of 5k blue and 5k red, size 30x455mm, appropriately folded, fresh, unused and VF
200.00
1193 (*)   24

Postage Stamps and Postal History

1883, 5k lilac carmine, printed on vertically ribbed paper, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
1194  26
1883, 5k red orange, cancelled on a piece, Bogorodsk "4.Oct.1883" date stamp, a beautiful stamp, VF, rank "R"
250.00
1195  29
1883, 10k blue, broken "10" at the bottom right value tablet variety, nice quality, full OG, VLH, VF and very scarce
500.00
1196  44-54
1888-90, 1k-10k, imperforated and perforated complete sets of six and five respectively, full/part of OG (1k on pinkish paper is cancelled on a piece), previously hinged, VF, C.v. $194
100.00
1197    46
1889, cover from Verushev (Kalish Gub., now Poland) to Bogorodsk zemstvo via St. Petersburg and Moscow, franked by Imperial 7k blue, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated with 5k orange red, all appropriate markings, insignificant soiling, still VF, ex-Faberge
200.00
1198    48
1889, registered cover from Spassk (Ryazan Gub.) to Bogorodsk zemstvo, franked by vertical pair of Imperial 7k blue, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated with 10k orange red, all appropriate markings, paper adhesion on front, otherwise VF, ex-Faberge
200.00
1199    55
1890, cover from Yegoryevsk to Bogorodsk zemstvo, franked by Imperial 7k blue, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated with 5k orange red, which paid for local delivery, all appropriate markings, VF, ex-Faberge
200.00
1200  74
1892, perforated proof of 5k in reddish lilac, fresh condition, full OG, LH, VF, old-time expert's hs on reverse
100.00
1201    74
1893, cover from Warsaw to Bogorodsk zemstvo, franked by Imperial 7k blue, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated with 5k orange red, paid for rural delivery, all appropriate markings, VF
250.00
1202  80
1893, 5k deep lilac rose, perforation 11 1/2, a beautiful stamp, full OG, LH, VF
150.00
1203    86
1894, cover from Moscow to Bogorodsk zemstvo, franked on reverse by Imperial 7k blue, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated with 4k red, paid for rural delivery, appropriate markings, mostly VF
200.00
1204  89-90
1894, 2k rose and 4k rose, complete set of two, both with zemstvo cancellation, first one is on a piece, fresh quality, VF
75.00
1205  Schmidt #111
1894-95, 2k red, nice quality, large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF centering
100.00
1206  103-06, 109-13, 111a
1894, 2k-8k, 2k-20k, two complete sets of four and six respectively, the last one included two color shades of 4k, full/part of OG or unused, no gum, VF, C.v. $215
100.00
1207 **   117
1895, 20k lilac blue, right sheet margin single, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1208  118-19, 125-29, 126b
1895, 3k and 4k, 2k-20k, two complete sets of two and six respectively, the last one includes "8k on 3k" variety (small thin), full/large part of OG or unused, no gum (1), F/VF, C.v. $199
75.00
1209    150
1896, cover from Russian PO in Constantinople to Bogorodsk zemstvo via Odessa, franked by Russian Levant 10k green and red, upon delivery uprated with Bogorodsk 4k orange, paid for rural delivery, all appropriate transit and arrival markings, opened for display and mounted on page from a Collection, mostly VF
500.00
1210  1-3

Bronnitsy
Nice Group

1868-1903, 5k red and 5k blue and rose, three stamps, in addition 5k blue and rose with invalidating pen cross lines and stationery cut off 5k blue, fresh quality unit, large part of OG (2) or unused, no gum, VF
75.00
1211    Schmidt #2-9

Exhibition Style Postal Stationery Envelopes Collection

1868-75, 11 items, neatly arranged and described on pages, showing many color shade varieties listed by Schmidt Cat., perfect quality, all are unused, VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
500.00
1212  20-21

Buzuluk

1904, 3k carmine rose, horizontal pair, right stamp with "Bell on Deer's Neck" variety, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
1213  9a-13a

Byezhetsk

1893, 3k black, printed on various paper, complete set of five vertical tete-beche pairs, two of which with "c" instead of "e" in "Bezhetskoi" variety, full or large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
1200.00
1214 */U   1/30

Nice Specialized Collection on Stockpages

1872-94, 60 mostly mint stamps (three - used), including No.4 and 7 representing all ten types of stamps, se-tenant blocks of No.14-18 and 17-21, fresh condition, full/large part of OG, many NH, some LH/hinged and two unused, no gum, F/VF, C.v. $925
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400.00
1215  15a

Cherdyn

1895, imperforated plate proof of 3k in green, fresh quality, no gum as produced, VF
75.00
1216  3

Chern

1869-71, oily lilac gray handstamp of 3k on very thick paper, perfect quality stamp in every respect, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, Schmidt #5, rank "RRR"
1500.00
1217  7
1869-71, grayish blue handstamp 3k on thick rough paper, extremely fresh and choice single, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF and scarce, Schmidt #13, rank "RRR"
1500.00
1218  8
1869-71, black handstamp 3k on wide quadrille paper, absolutely flawless stamp, full OG, LH, VF, Schmidt #10, rank "R"
150.00
1219  9-10 var
1869-71, black handstamp 3k and blue handstamp 3k, vertical se-tenant tete-beche pair, lightly folded between stamps, no gum as issued, VF and very scarce
3000.00
1220  4

Chistopol

1911, Local issue, 2k brown, perforation 11 1/2, a part of black zemstvo ds, minor perforation flaws, fresh and nice, F/VF appearance, Schmidt #6, rank "RR"
200.00
1221 **   

Danilov (Yaroslavl' Gub)
Medicine stamp

1890's, 5k violet, top left corner margin block of four, no gum as produced, VF
200.00
1222  2

Dukhovstschina

1874, 3k black, printed on dark blue paper, two exemplars differing in the top inscription, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
200.00
1223  7
1879, 3k black, printed on blue paper, type 2, excellent condition, full OG, VLH, VF
200.00
1224  1

Gadiach

1884, 3k dark green and carmine rose, nice quality, full OG, previously hinged, VF, rank "R"
300.00
1225  26

Griazovets

1891, 4k ultramarine, printed on thin paper, large part of zemstvo cancellation, fresh, VF
100.00
1226  5-10

Fragment of a Collection of Early Issues on Pages

1880-87, 20 mostly mint stamps (one - used), arranged on two pages, representing various plate varieties (types of stamps), fresh condition, full/part of OG, VF, C.v. $600
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250.00
1227 */U   70/122

Fragment of a Collection of Later Issues on Pages

1894-1913, 98 mint or used stamps and one postcard, singles, pairs and four blocks of four, including several nice volost cancellations, nice quality overall, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $1,012
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
400.00
1228 */U   6/19

Kadnikov
Neat Assembly

1879-1916, 17 mint and used stamps plus official reprint of No.1 (issued in 1879), minor soiling on No.6, mainly nice quality, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $216
75.00
1229  10/24

Group of Volost Cancellations

1893-1916, ten used values, one of which with manuscript marking, all others tied by various handstamp volost cancellations, neatly identified on a stockcard, mainly fresh and VF
200.00
1230  1

Khvalynsk

1901, 2k black blue, right sheet margin single, fresh condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
1231  5/46

Kolomna
Small Collection

1880-1916, 19 mostly mint stamps (one with manuscript cancellation), including nice offset on reverse of No.9, fresh condition, full/part of OG, mostly VF, C.v. $308
150.00
1232  2c

Mariupol

1875, 5k black, printed on grayish paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
1233  4-7

Morshansk

1880, 5k in various color combinations, complete set of four, nice quality unit, full OG, LH, VF
350.00
1234    14

Nolinsk

1914, 2k rose, horizontal strip of three, used on reverse of registered local cover addressed to zemstvo administration, tied by black oval zemstvo ds, filing fold, mostly VF
250.00
1235 */U   6/25

Neat Group

1873-1915, 17 mostly mint stamps (three - used), including horizontal pair and block of four, generally fresh quality, full/large part of OG, VF, C.v. $376
150.00
1236  3-5

Novaya Ladoga
Small Selection

1869-83, five mint stamps, including horizontal pair and a single of No.5 in different shades, part of OG, VF, C.v. $156++
100.00
1237  2

Novorzhev

1891, 5k lilac, three stamps of all different types, in addition official zemstvo label in blue, fresh quality, full OG, VF
75.00
1238    18

Orgheev

1888, 3k carmine red, horizontal pair, used on local cover addressed to zemstvo administration, tied by six-pointed star zemstvo marking, another type of zemstvo ds is alongside, wax seal, mostly VF
300.00
1239  3

Osa

1890, 8k dark blue and greenish blue, perfect quality, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
1240 **   2, 5a

Ostashkov

1884-96, 3k black on blue paper, perforated block of four, and 3k black on pink paper, top sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF
100.00
1241 **/*   Schmidt #6-8, 8 var

Pereslav

1879-80, 3k blue and rose, four stamps from three different issues, including a single in dark blue and dark lilac rose, full OG, NH (2) or previously hinged, VF
200.00
1242  Schmidt #7 var
1879-80, 3k dark blue and lilac rose, block of four contains two horizontal tete-beche pairs, left stamps with broken line under "d" in "Vladimirskoi" variety, vertical gum bend between stamps, otherwise full OG, LH, VF and rare, ex-Faberge
2000.00
1243  1-7

Petrozavodsk

1901-16, 1k-20k, two complete sets of seven, early and later issues, all are postally used, mostly fresh and VF, Schmidt #1-7, 8-14
75.00
1244 */U   1/11

Podolsk
Clean Grouping

1871-95, 12 mint or pen-cross cancelled stamps, neatly arranged on a stockcard, mainly fresh quality, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, Schmidt #2/20, C.v. $301
150.00
1245  7

Poltava

1904, violet surcharge 3(k) on 10k rose, fresh condition, full OG, LH, VF
100.00
1246  21-22 var
1909, violet surcharge 3(k) on 1k orange and 6k brown violet, two horizontal pairs with surcharge placed diagonally, left stamp of each pair with inverted surcharge, full OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1247  8/15

Selection of Zemstvo Cancellations

1905-15, Arms type, 14 stamps, including horizontal pair, representing six volost markings, and 3k blue (No.9) tied on a piece by TPO marking (minor soiling), fresh quality overall, F/VF
200.00
1248    Schmidt #1

Pskov

1892, stationery postcard 1 1/2k blue on gray blue paper, fresh, unused, VF
75.00
1249  1-7

Pudozh

1903, 1k-20k, complete set of seven, full/large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
150.00
1250  Schmidt #24

Rzhev

1887, 2k black, round-shaped stamp, printed on white paper, manuscript cancellation, fresh quality, VF, Chuchin #9
250.00
1251  Schmidt #25
1887, 2k black, round-shaped stamp printed on grayish yellow paper, light marginal bend did not affect the stamp, fresh condition, full OG, LH, VF, Chuchin #9, ex-Kirchner, Faberge
300.00
1252  4/13

Clean Group

1871-96, 12 mostly mint stamps (one with manuscript cancellation), arranged on a stockcard, nice quality unit, full/large part of OG, VF, C.v. $241
100.00
1253 **/*   3

Sarapul

1893-1913, 2k blue, five stamps from three different issues, including two horizontal pairs, one of which with space between stamps 2.8mm (1904, rank "R"), full OG, NH (pair of 1913) or previously hinged, VF, Schmidt #5-7, C.v. $821++
300.00
1254  3
1909-13, 2k blue, two stamps bearing parts of different violet volost cancellations, oval - Votkinskoye, two-line - Arzamasyevskoye, mainly fresh and VF
100.00
1255  3

Saratov

1874, 5k blue, printed on very thin paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF
75.00
1256 (*)   26 var

Shadrinsk

1890, 3k rose red and blue, marten with short leg variety, tiny natural paper inclusion, unused, no gum, VF, Schmidt #28 var, rank "R" for a common stamp
100.00
1257 **/*   6a

Shatsk

1886, 3k black, oval-shaped stamp, block of six (2x3) contains three horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH (two pairs) or LH, VF
400.00
1258    13
1891, 3k carmine red, horizontal pair used on reverse of local registered cover addressed to zemstvo administration, tied by zemstvo "7.April.1891" ds (the earliest recorded date), sealed with wax, VF, ex-Faberge
300.00
1259 (*)   1

Shlisselburg

1866, 5k black, printed on dark green paper, nice margins and fresh quality, unused, no gum, VF
100.00
1260 */U   1/18

Spassk
Clean Group

1884-1912, 3k black, perforated and imperforated singles and horizontal pair on white or colored paper, the total is 12 stamps (two with manuscript cancellation), full/large part of OG or unused no gum (5),VF, C.v. $171
100.00
1261  Schmidt #8

Starobyelsk

1877, 3k yellow, type 4, a part of black circular zemstvo cancellation, fresh and nice, VF and scarce, rank "RRR", according to V. Katsman handbook 19 exemplars of this stamp were recorded
1000.00
1262  Schmidt #15
1879, 3k bright blue, type 1, excellent flawless exemplar, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, rank "RR", according to V. Katsman handbook 28 exemplars are known
750.00
1263 (*)   Schmidt #23
1882, 3k lilac blue, type 4, fresh condition, unused, no gum, VF, rank "RR", according to V. Katsman handbook 25 stamps were recorded
800.00
1264  Schmidt #14/38

Assemblage with Some Early Material

1878-95, 25 mint stamps (No.14 - postally used), singles and blocks of four or six, several perforation errors are included, generally nice condition (No.14 and 21 with small thins),full/part of OG, F/VF, C.v. $445
150.00
1265  2, a

Sudzha

1886, 5k red, perforated and imperforated singles, full OG, LH, VF
75.00
1266  2/35

Tikhvin
Valuable Selection

1871-1900, 54 mostly mint stamps (two - postally used), including block of 27 of No.34 and two reprints of early stamps, as well as omitted red color on 3k (No.33b), fresh quality, full/large part of OG (two - unused, no gum), F/VF, C.v. $1,821
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750.00
1267 */U   1/9

Totma
Multicolored Assembly

1894-1902, nine stamps (three used), including one trial color proof, arranged on a stockcard, full/large part of OG or used, VF, C.v. $141
100.00
1268  1b, c

Tula

1888, 5k gray blue and carmine red, three stamps with various cancellations - manuscript, boxed and zemstvo black seal, fresh quality, F/VF
100.00
1269  6

Urzhum

1901, 2k carmine, printed on wove paper, perforation 11 1/2, excellent quality single, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Schmidt #8, rank "RR"
750.00
1270    7a

Ustsysolsk

1881, 3k black, printed on red glossy paper, used on zemstvo post receipt, wax seal, minor receipt flaws as always exists, mostly VF
250.00
1271  19/23

Volost Cancellations Group

1897-1910, eight stamps with all different volost cancellations, each one properly identified on a stockcard, fresh condition, F/VF
200.00
1272 */U   2/14

Valki
Premium Quality Selection

1893-1911, 12 mint or used stamps, arranged on a stockcard, nice and fresh, full/large part of OG or used, VF, C.v. $210
100.00
1273 */U   1/15

Velsk
Small Collection

1886-1916, 15 mint and pen-cross cancelled stamps, housed on a stockcard, including unlisted in Chuchin stamp of 6k green, nice quality, full/large part of OG or used, VF, C.v. $166
100.00
1274  7

Yelets

1880, violet handstamp 5k on thick (0.18mm) paper, rouletted, shallow thin, part of OG, VF appearance, Schmidt #7, rank "RR"
200.00
1275  11c

Zadonsk

1888, 5k blue and red, printed on vertically laid paper, flawless exemplar, full OG, LH, VF and scarce
250.00
1276  19
1891, 5k brown and blue, printer's angles at four corners, pen-cross cancellation, fresh, VF, Schmidt #28, rank "RR"
500.00
1277 */U   2/52

Nice Quality Collection on Two Stockcards

1883-1914, 33 mostly mint stamps (five - used), high level of completion, full/large part of OG or used, mostly VF, C.v. $505
250.00
1278  1

Zemliansk

1874, 5k blue and orange yellow, nice margins, white spot between "Z" and "e" in "Zemstvo" variety, imperceptible thin, large part of OG, VF appearance
150.00
1279  13-14

Zienkov

1891, 3k red and 3k green, rouletted, each one with manuscript cancellation, mostly VF
150.00
1280  23a-24a
1895, 1k bronze and 2k gold, complete set of two in vertical tete-beche pairs, excellent condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF
400.00
1281    6

Zolotonosha

1891, black handstamped surcharge 3k on 2k black, green and yellow, bottom sheet margin single, used on reverse of local cover addressed to zemstvo administration, tied by black violet oval zemstvo"1.Nov.91" ds, wax seal removed, VF and rare, ex-Faberge
500.00
1282 */U   1/17

Nice Collection on Stockpages

1880-1916, 63 mostly mint stamps (nine used), including several blocks, two of which containing four couche, nice quality material overall, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $852
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300.00
1283 */U   

Zemstvo Collections and Collective Lots
Beautiful Quality Collection

1872-1916, over 500 mostly mint stamps (93 - cancelled), including numerous blocks and multiples, representing 101 zemstvo districts, arranged by alphabetical order in a black stockbook, including stamps in range of $7-$30 per piece, excellent condition, full/large part of OG with many NH stamps or used, generally VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
2000.00
1284  

Quite Valuable Starting Collection

1866-1915, 140 mostly mint stamps (eight - cancelled), representing issues of 15 different districts, neatly identified on stockpages, retail value from $10 to $100 per stamps, slightly mixed condition mainly on expensive material, nevertheless collectable quality unit, many with full/part of OG, F/VF, C.v. is $2,560
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
750.00
1285  

Nice Cancellations Assembly

1868-1916, 211 stamps, some cancelled on pieces, and three covers, 75 different districts, representing nice variety of cancellations, such as manuscript, zemstvo, volost and postmaster provisional markings, slightly mixed condition as always exists, generally collectable quality unit, mostly F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
1200.00
1286  

Zemstvo Wax Seals Collection on Album Pages

1870-1900's, 126 district wax seals used for zemstvo free-frank official correspondences, mounted on pages and representing 33 different Gubernia, some breakage and chips possible, but mainly complete and readable items, nice and unusual assemblage, F/VF
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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, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34
500.00