Lots 1416 - 1427 of Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021.

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Lots 1416 - 1427,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc

 
RUSSIAN OFFICES IN THE TURKISH EMPIRE
 
Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
1416  2 1865, (10pa) brown and blue, a part of blue Constantinople "_OCT.1868" date stamp, F/VF, expertized by A. Diena, E. Diena certificate for set of No.2-3, C.v. $750
sold
1417  3 1865, (2pi) blue and red, blue retta postal cancellation, fresh and VF, minor black ink soiling at top left, P. Mavrogordato and Romeko guarantee hs on reverse, C.v. $850
sold
1418  7 1867, Arms of the R.O.P.iT., imperforated plate proof of (2pi) in black, printed on paper with lilac vertical network, enlarged margin at bottom, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
sold
1419  7 1867, Arms of the R.O.P.iT., imperforated plate proof of (2pi) in blue, printed on paper with rose vertical network, dented frame at left variety, no gum as produced, VF and rare, ex-Faberge
sold
1420  8 1868, Numerals, imperforated plate proof of 1k in brown, printed on chalk-surfaced thin card, fitted to stamp size, no gum as printed, VF and rare, ex-Faberge
sold
1421 **/* block  21a 1879, Numerals, 2k black and rose, block of four printed on vertically laid paper, perf reinforcement at right, fresh and nice, full OG, NH (left stamps) or LH, VF and rare multiple, M. Kramarenko Cat. #40, no price indicated
sold
1422  cover  22 1885, Numerals, 7k carmine and gray on horizontally laid paper, used on cover from Russian PO in Smyrna to Tiflis, tied by erroneous "18.MAY.85" instead of "18.MAR.85" blue date stamp, arrived at Constantinople Office onMarch 20, then delivered to Sevastopol (March 21) by a Black Sea Steamship, postmarked "28.MAR.85" at Tiflis, the cover opened for display with repaired wearing at right, still F/VF and rare exhibition item
545.00
1423  202-03, 212, 230 1910-13, imperforated horizontal pair of 10pa on 2k and imperforated singles of 20pa/4k, 3 1/2pi/35k and 50pi/5r, each item with perfin initials "Obrazets", full OG, VLH, VF and very rare group from the Postal Archives, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky
460.00
1424  cover  29/214 1904-13, four PPC (Greece or Turkey views), two sent from Smyrna, one from Constantinople and one from Mytilene, addressed to Sweden, England and two to France, franked for "printed matter" (10pa/2k) or postcard(20pa/4k) rates, fresh condition, VF
View Part 2.
sold
1425 */U   1/231    Collection on Scott Album Pages
1863-1919, over 220 mostly mint stamps (10 used), starting with reprint of No. 1, some early stamps, 50th Anniversary of the R.O.P.iT. and complete City overprints for Constantinople, Kerassunde, Beyrouth and Rizeh, in addition nice range of Odessa "R.O.P.iT." surcharges, minor flaws possible on used stamps, otherwise full OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, C.v. over $2,000++
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
sold
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Stationery Items
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1426  cover   1895, stationery letter card 10k grayish green and red, double impression of red color on pre-printed stamp, sent from Constantinople to Ljubljana in 1905, postmarked on arrival, VF and rare, Kramarenko Cat. #1Tb, C.v. $500
View enlarged fragment.
290.00
1427  cover      Group of Stationery Items
1895-1913, four stationery cards, one is unsevered reply card of the first issue, and three letter cards - two of the first issue (one - postally used) and one of the second issue, fresh and VF, M.Kramarenko Cat. #C1/8, LC1-2, C.v. $375
View Part 2.
sold

Lots 1416 - 1427,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc