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Lots 1013 - 1031,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #79, September 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
1013 **   213-27, 228-31
1913, Romanov Dynasty surcharged issue, 5pa/1k- 50pi/5r, complete set of 15, in addition later surcharges in complete set of three, all arranged on page from a Collection, full OG, NH (Romanov set) or LH, VF
sold
1014    213/26
1913, four registered covers from Constantinople to Budapest, each franked by one (30pi/3r, which is very scarce) or four Romanov Dynasty surcharges, tied by Russian PO in Constantinople "14.III.1913" ds, black pre-printed text in form of seal reads: "Hungarian Commercial Bank, Constantinople Branch", all with Budapest "Mar.17.1913" (Gregorian Calendar) receiving postmark, mostly VF
sold
1015 */U   

Private Issue of Russian Levant

1919, Numerals and Coat of Arms, 105 mint or cancelled (40 - CTO) stamps, forming complete unit of 66 values with many extra, including eight Odessa surcharges, full OG, NH/LH or used, mostly VF
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sold
1016  232/376

Nice Collection on Pages

1921, 128 mint stamps, including the first set, surcharge on Romanov 5r (tiny thin), complete surcharges on Russian Levant and Ukrainian Tridents, brown surcharge over Crimea 5r on 20k (NH), several surcharge varieties as extra, fresh condition overall, full OG, mainly LH or hinged, VF, all valuable stamps are properly expertized, C.v. is about $3,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
sold
1017  232/375, var

Practically Complete Collection

1921, about 200 mint stamps neatly arranged on Yvert pages, missing only four stamps for completion (Romanov 5r, brown surcharge on Crimea issue and two more), in addition 24 surcharge errors and extra surcharges on Ukrainian tridents, nice quality, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, all valuable stamps are properly expertized, C.v. $2,750
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
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1018    
1890, stationery envelope 14k blue, sent by registered mail from "Chardzhou to Odessa, tied by Chardzhou Zakasp. Ob. 18.Nov.1890" date stamp, undelivered due to store closing (hand-written receipt is attached on reverse), minor conveyance flaws, still F/VF
sold
1019    75
1910-11, New Year illustrated postcard from Novy Urgench to Nizhny Novgorod, franked by 3k red, tied by "Novy Urgench. Khivinskago Khanstva. 30.XII.10" date stamp, postmarked on arrival at "19.1.11", VF and very scarce
N/A
1020 */U   
1921, First Anniversary of the Republic, 3ch-24ch, perforated complete set of five, original printing, four values with favor cancellations, VF and scarce
sold
1021 */U   

Far Eastern Republic and Siberia Starting Collection

1919-23, 195 mostly mint stamps (19 - used), representing Vladivostok, Chita and Blagoveshchensk issues, including space fillers of air post surcharges, Kolchak and Priamur material, nothing very expensive, but clean and useful unit, full OG, NH/hinged or used, F/VF, legitimate C.v. is over $1,000
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2, 3, 4
sold
1022 **/*   51/86

Kharkov
Neat Collection

1920, 32 mint stamps, representing upwards and downwards (inverted) "РУБ" black handstamped overprint over Kharkov and Kiev tridents (types described) and Imperial stamps, in addition two Kiev surcharges (7500r - used and inverted 8000r - mint), nice and fresh stamps arranged on pages from a Collection, full OG, some NH, but mainly LH/hinged, F/VF, C.v. is about $2,000
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N/A
1023    85

Kiev

1922, registered cover from Boguslav to Berlin via Moscow (Dr. Brender's correspondence), franked on reverse by upward surcharge 7500(r) on Saving stamp of 5k in block of four, Berlin arrival, minor soiling, F/VF and scarce real commercial cover, Raybaudi certificate
460.00
1024  85a var
1922, black downwards (inverted) surcharge 7500(r) on Saving stamp of 5k green on buff network, printed on paper with horizontal "diamonds" watermark, block of four (upper right stamp has rounded corner) and horizontal pair, both are affixed on a piece along with RSFSR stamp, clear Kiev cancellation, VF and scarce, C.v. $2,640 as singles
460.00
1025 */U  Mi 1-3, A1-2

Mountainous Republic of the Northern Caucasus

1922, black handstamped "Star" surcharge on Imperial stamps, perforated complete set of three, imperforated pair of 2k and a single of 5k, latest ones are postally used in Vladikavkaz and in Mozdok (both are very rare), fresh condition overall, full/part of OG or used, F/VF
sold
1026 **   2b

South Russia
Rostov issue

1918, black surcharge 25(k) on 2k green, basic stamp with double impression, top left corner margin block of four, surcharge positions 6-7/16- 17, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, F. Myaskovsky opinion, C.v. $600 as hinged singles
sold
1027 **/*   7a
1918, black surcharge 25(k) on 2k green, basic imperforated stamp with double impression, bottom left corner margin block of four, surcharge positions 81-82/91 -92, marginal folds did not affect the stamps, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF, F. Myaskovsky opinion, C.v. $600 as hinged singles
sold
1028 **   36a, c

Yekaterinodar issue

1918-20, inverted black surcharge "-50" on 2k green, imperforated complete pane of 25, surcharge is strongly shifted to the top left, additionally forming eight pairs with and without surcharge, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
575.00
1029 **   36b
1918-20, double black surcharge "-50" on 2k green, imperforated complete pane of 25, pinhole at the top right corner, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Caffaz certificate, C.v. $1,250 as hinged singles
sold
1030  1-71

South Russia
Complete Collection on Pages

1918-20, 54 mint stamps, representing Rostov, Yekaterinodar, Crimea and Denikin issues, stamp of No.49 with P. Kosack guarantee hs, nice condition overall, we mention just three stamps of No.29-31 with some gum toning, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, F/VF, C.v. $553
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sold
1031 */U   

Balance of a Consignment

1918-23, over 400 mainly mint stamps (approximately 70 used), including Army of the North (complete set of General Miller), North West Army (C.v. over $400 in genuine stamps), reprints of Czechoslovak Legion, Asobny Atrad and nice range of South Russia, in addition some Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russian Levant, as well as bogus items, mainly fresh quality material, full/large part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. altogether over $800
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sold