Lots 1 - 61, Catalogue of Auction #71 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1  12, 70/76

Fiscal and Revenue Stamps

Catalogued by J. Barefoot Ltd "Russia Revenues" issued in 2004

Armenia

1919-23, Coat of Arms, perfin"EKP" (Yerevan Control Chamber) and handstamp 10r on Imperial 15k; and10k-3r, set of six (less 1.50r for completion), full/large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. 170
75.00
2  

Azerbaijan

1922-27, Coat of Arms, surcharged issue, five stamps, including horizontal pair; and peasants, 11 stamps, including block of four, full/large part of OG, LH or hinged, VF, C.v. 265++
100.00
3 */U   

Baltic States

1917-43, group of 42 pieces, including German overprinted issues for all three countries, general revenues of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, various local fiscal stamps and etc., minor flaws mentioned, still F/VF
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100.00
4 */U   Lape #6/139

Finland

1871-1915, Railroad stamps, 12 mint or used stamps of six different issues, minor faults mentioned, still collectible quality unit, F/VF, C.v. 436
100.00
5  1/18, 23

Georgia

1918-21, National and Soviet issues, group of nine mint stamps, in addition four values issued in Batum (#1/11), fresh condition, full OG, NH or hinged, VF
100.00
6 */U   

Mongolia

1925, Soyombo, 1c-$5, complete set of eight and color shades of 50c and $1 stamps, unused or used, fresh, VF
100.00
7  
1942, Radio stamps, 1m-50m, group of 12 stamps, including block of four, some usual creases, mainly pen cancelled, F/VF
100.00
8 (*)   8

Tannu Tuva

1926, Coat of Arms, 2r blue, nice quality, unused, no gum, VF
50.00
9 ** P  6B-8B

Imperial Russia

1882, Coat of Arms, 5k-15k, complete set of three, horizontal watermark "hexagon", tab box with horizontal lines, in addition perforated proof of 60k in blue and ultra with horizontal watermark, full OG, NH,VF and scarce in this pristine condition
100.00
10  6
1882, Coat of Arms, perforated proof of 5k in blue and black, printed on paper without watermark, bottom left corner margin single, large part of OG (partly skipped at the top), VF
75.00
11  10, 16
1887-88, Coat of Arms, perforated 5k and imperforated 15k, vertical watermark, each stamp with red letter (a part of overprint "Obrazets"), first one in addition with date "1890" on margin (issued in 1887), full OG, NH, VF
100.00
12 **/*   17-27, var
1907-17, Coat of Arms, 5k-5r, perforated complete set of 11, in addition one perfin, four imperforated values and eight tete-beche pairs, some in blocks, full OG, NH or LH/hinged (two stamps are unused, no gum), VF
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150.00
13 */U   
1872-1900, Judicial stamps, 23 mint or used stamps, representing issues of Atkarsk, Kharkov, Lomzha (overprinted "Specimen"), Lublin, Moscow, Saratov, St. Petersburg, Simferopol, Smolensk, Tiflis, Velikiye Lukiand Warsaw, minor flaws noted, still F/VF and rare assemblage
300.00
14  
1880-1900, Judicial stamps, two pages of the Archival Book, bearing altogether 27 imperforated stamps, each one with blue "Specimen" overprint, representing issues of St. Petersburg, Poltava, Serdobsk, Vitebsk, Zhytomyr and etc., perfect quality, VF and rare
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500.00
15 */U   
1860-93, Police stamps, 39 mint or used stamps, representing Kharkov, Moscow, Riga, Baldone, St. Petersburg and St. Petersburg Suburb issues, minor defects mentioned, fresh quality overall, F/VF, some from the Faberge Collection
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150.00
16  1-18
1913, Consular stamps, 1k-50r, complete set of 18, stamp of 75k has slight crease, 7.50r is cancelled, all others are mint and in nice condition, full OG, NH or previously hinged (10r and 50r), VF
300.00
17 */U   1-9, 10/17
1890-92, Distillery Tax, 1k-25r, complete set of nine, stamps of 1k and 5k are used, all others - unused, in addition set of five of the second issue, 1k-10r, fresh, VF, C.v. 570
150.00
18 */U   2/6
1902, Land Registry, 30k-5r, set of four values, three unused and one pen cancelled, fresh condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. 475
150.00
19  
1892-95, Playing Cards and Tobacco Licenses, page of the Archival Book, contains stamp and two bands for playing cards, as well as five tobacco licenses, each one (except black band) are overprinted "Specimen" in blue, fresh quality, VF
300.00
20 */U   2/5, 7-12, 17
1871-95, Tobacco Licenses, 21 mint or used stamps, including five of the first issue, one of which with violet overprint at the bottom (very scarce, but defected), some other flaws mentioned, generally useful unit, F/VF, C.v. 285
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75.00
21 **   
1880's, Tax Band for Matches, no value indicated in brownish red, top sheet margin vertical pair of bands, no gum as produced, VF
100.00
22  25/33, 35

Soviet Union

1923-25, Sailor and Fisherman, 6k-3r, set of five stamps, all with sheet margins and overprinted "Obrazets" in red, in addition the same overprint on chancellery stamp of 5k (never been issued without surcharge 6k), full OG, NH, VF
150.00
23  12
1927, Off-Board Trade Tax, 250r red, rose and blue, official violet seal, fresh, VF
75.00
24  4/12
1927, Off-Board Trade Tax, 15k, 5r, 50r and 250r, four stamps with red or blue overprint "Obrazets", minor flaws, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, F/VF
100.00
25  7/16
1925, Judicial Tax, 1k-10r, set of nine sheet margin singles, each one with red or blue overprint "Obrazets", 5k with pulled perforation at the top, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
100.00
26  33/38
1928-30, Judicial Tax, 1r and 2r, 2k and 10k, four stamps of two different issues, in addition registry tax stamp of 30k (perf irregularities), each one with red overprint "Obrazets", full OG, NH, F/VF
75.00
27 **   11
1926, Radio stamp, Aleksandr Popov, 25r olive green, black brown and blue, full OG, NH, VF
50.00
28 **   
1932, Theater stamps, 1k-10k, unissued set of seven, each one with red diagonal overprint "Obrazets", minor perforation flaws, still full OG, NH, VF
100.00
29 */U   

Civil War Issues - Armies

1918, one stamp (No.1) of West Army and 16 stamps of North and North West Armies, including high values, full OG or no gum as issued, mostly VF and scarce assemblage, C.v. 1,235
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400.00
30  2-3, var

Provisional and Municipal issues
St. Petersburg

1868-71, Construction Tax, two stamps of 3r dated "1868" and "1871", 1r dated "1871", pen cancellations, one stamp with spot of soiling, still fresh, F/VF
75.00
31  1-10, a
1860, Police stamps, 1k-40k, complete set of ten, in addition 1k-25k, set of eight printed on thick paper, pen cancelled, several stamps with minor faults, collectible quality unit, F/VF
100.00
32 */U   2-18, var
1860-83, Suburb Police stamps, 2k-30k, 1k-40k and 1k-30k, three issues, the total is 21 mint or pen cancelled stamps, including color varieties, small flaws mentioned, F/VF, C.v. is about 900
200.00
33  1/47
1889-1908, Residence Permit, 26 cancelled stamps, representing five different issues, minor soiling, no thins or other defects, generally fresh, F/VF, C.v. is about 700
150.00
34  
1900's, Stock Exchange Committee, Shipping Department, 50k black and rose, large size stamp, mainly fresh, full OG, VF
75.00
35  

Moscow

1890's-1900's, Water Tax stamps, 5b-60b, set of four stamps on colored paper, nice quality, full OG, VF
100.00
36  Schmidt #1-4

Amurskoye Zemstvo

1919, Coat of Arms, 50k-5r, complete set of four, fresh, unused, no gum as issued, VF
100.00
37  5-6 var

Bukhara

1923, Bukhara Views, 1.50r brown and 3r pale red, two high values, printed on watermarked "borders and rosettes" paper, fiscal cancellations, VF
75.00
38 */U   3, 4-5

Egypt (Russian Office)

1926-49, Consular stamps, 25pt red, of the first issue, violet seal cancellation, and 5pt brown and 25pt red, complete set of two of the second issue, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 225
100.00
39  Schmidt #M1A, 2

Glazov (Viatka Gub.)

1914, Medicine stamps, imperforated stamp of 5k blue and perforated - 10k red, perfect condition, full OG, VF
75.00
40  

Harbin (Chinese Eastern Railroad)

1900's, Distillery Band, 5k blue, minor soiling at the top right, otherwise fresh, unused, VF
100.00
41  
1910's, Fiscal stamps, 2k-40k, set of four, nice quality, full OG, previously hinged, VF
100.00
42  
1931, Food stamps, two stamps of "100" and "300" in orange brown, handstamped on reverse with "1931", first one with water stain, fresh quality otherwise, VF
100.00
43 */U   5-10

Kazan

1917, Food stamps, 10k-3r, complete set of six, three unused and three pen cancelled, fresh, mostly VF
75.00
44  D  

Kutais Gub.

1897-1912, 13 receipts of various tax payments, including nine from City of Kutais and four from Gori Uezd, some folds and minor tears, still F/VF and scarce group
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2, 3, 4
250.00
45  

Margelan (Fergana Obl.)

1897-1917, Fiscal stamps, 1r, 3r and two stamps of 10r, set of four on colored paper, text on reverse, no gum as produced, VF and scarce group
100.00
46 */U   2/8, 25

Mineralnye Vody

1910-22, Mineral Bath Tax, 10k-75k, set of six unused stamps of the first issue, and 1r of the Soviet issue with red cancellation, fresh, VF
100.00
47  4-5

Minsk

1905, Orthodox Church Tax, 1r black, dark green and pale green, 3r black, brown and yellow green, complete set of two, first one has slight crease, fresh quality, full OG, VF
75.00
48  1

Novorzhev (Pskov Gub.)

1907, Fiscal stamp, 10k black on green paper, large part of OG, VF
50.00
49  1, 19-24

Odessa

1870-1928, 1/2kop Port Duty, seven cancelled stamps of two different issues, in addition food stamp of 10k orange, minor flaws, generally fresh, VF
100.00
50  71-75

Pskov

1919, Medicine stamps, 20k-5r, set of five, printed in blue on colored paper, full/part of OG, VF
100.00
51  1/5, var

Rail Road Tax

1908, Nikolayev Rail Road, 1k-10k, set of four (no 8k for completion) and stamp of 5k with misplaced perforation, fresh, full/large part of OG, VF
75.00
52  
1925-28, Transcaucasian Rail Road, Fuel Tax, 5k and 1r, set of two stamps, violet handstamp cancellations, rough perforation, mostly VF
75.00
53  3-7
1923, Ussuri Rail Road, Locomotive, 1k-10k, complete set of five, nice quality, full OG or unused no gum (2), VF
100.00
54 */U   1-9, 3a-4a

Simbirsk

1890, Carriage stamps, 1k-3r, perforated complete set of nine, and imperforated 5k and 10k, unused or used, mostly VF and scarce assemblage
150.00
55  Schmidt #2

Simferopol

1879, Judicial stamp, 10k black on lilac paper, imperforated horizontal pair, pen cancelled, VF, rank "R"
300.00
56  Schmidt #3, 3a
1881, Judicial stamp, two values of 10k black, printed on violet or lilac paper, each one pen cancelled, the last on a piece, fresh, VF, rank "RR" or "R" respectively
250.00
57 **   1-3, var

Sochi

1918, Symbols of Fishing and Agriculture, 25k-5r, complete set of three, in addition shade variety of 25k stamp, full OG, NH, VF
75.00
58 **   

Terek Oblast
Money stamps

1917-18, Double-Headed Eagle, 10k-20k, complete set of three, printed on thin cardboard, text on reverse, no gum as produced, NH, VF
150.00
59  
1918, Coat of Arms, perforated and imperforated 10k, perforated 15k (defected) and 25k, four stamps printed on thin cardboard with text on reverse, three of which in nice condition, no gum as produced, VF
150.00
60  D  

Tiflis Gub.
Zugdidi

1899-1904, eight receipts of various tax payments, including four unsevered ones with payment coupon attached, minor flaws mentioned, mostly F/VF
150.00
61  13, 16, 18

Voronezh

1917-18, Food stamps, two stamps of 10k and 50k with Coat of Arms, in addition 40k of the Soviet issue, full OG (1) or unused, no gum, VF
100.00