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Lots 1041 - 1053,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #78, May 31, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
1041  2
1865, 10pa brown and blue, horizontal pair cancelled on a piece, nice margins, large part of Port Chios cancellation, VF and scarce in pair, ex-Faberge
575.00
1042  3
1865, (2pi) blue and red, well margined single, pen cross cancellation, VF, expertized by A. Diena, a copy of E. Diena certificate for No.2 and 3, C.v. $850
290.00
1043  7
1867, imperforated plate proof of 2pi in black, printed on paper with lilac vertical network, four-side margins, no gum as produced, VF
430.00
1044  7
1867, imperforated plate proof of 2pi in blue, printed on paper with rose vertical network, dented frame at right variety, no gum as produced, VF and rare
460.00
1045  8
1868, imperforated plate proof of 1k in brown, printed on chalk-surfaced thin card, fitted to stamp size, no gum as issued, VF and rare
460.00
1046  10
1868, imperforated plate proof of 5k in blue, printed on chalk-surfaced thin card, fitted to stamp size, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare
460.00
1047  11
1868, perforated plate proof of 10k in black and rose, printed on very thick paper, tiny black ink spot at the top, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and scarce
400.00
1048  11
1868, perforated plate proof of 10k in dark blue and rose, printed on very thick paper, small spot of black ink on reverse, fresh, no gum as issued, VF and rare
sold
1049  11
1868, imperforated plate proof of 10k in carmine and greenish blue (close to issued colors), left sheet margin single, printed on chalk-surfaced thin card, no gum as issued, VF and a gorgeous piece, expertized by Z. Mikulski
575.00
1050  23-26 imp
1884, Numerals, 1k-7k, imperforated complete set in horizontal pairs, three of which with bottom sheet margins, nice quality, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce
860.00
1051 */U   1a/231

Valuable Collection on Album Pages

1863-1913, 233 mostly mint stamps, starting with Eastern Correspondence 6k light blue of the first issue, then mainly used early material (No.19c appears questionable), continues with complete City overprints, Romanov Dynasty and the last issue in pairs, minor flaws possible, nice condition overall, full/large part of OG or used, F/VF or better, C.v. is over $6,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
sold
1052 **/*   

Private Issue of Russian Levant

1919, Numerals and Coat of Arms, complete set of 66 labels, in addition six tete-beche and one se-tenant pairs, as well as some shade varieties, the total is 87 stamps, fresh quality, full OG,NH or hinged, mostly VF
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sold
1053    89-90, 92

Russian Consulate in Tabriz (Persia)

1916, registered cover from Russian Consulate in Tabriz via Petrograd to Berne, franked by Romanov Dynasty 2k, 3k and 7k in horizontal pairs, Tabriz registered label in Russian, violet censorship marking, arrival ds, a bit soiling on reverse, still VF and very scarce
sold