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Lots 1074 - 1114,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #80, December 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
1074  232-376

Complete Collection on Pages

1921, 180 mint stamps, including the first issue, surcharges on Romanov 5r, Crimea local and everything else, as extra 16 inverted surcharges and 2 errors"Russkii", excellent condition, full OG, mainly LH or hinged, VF, all valuable stamps with proper guarantee hs, C.v. is over $5,650
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2, 3, 4, 5
1400.00 
 
1075  2/70, N1-4

Far Eastern Republic
Collection on Album Pages

1920- 23, 63 mint stamps, representing mostly genuine "D.V.R." overprints forgeries marked with "F"), including 10k, 35k and perforated 1r (all properly expertized), then included Chita, Blagoveschensk and General Semenov issues, nice quality unit, full OG, some NH, but mainly LH or hinged, VF, C.v. is over $1,700
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2, 3, 4
450.00 
 
1076  

Khorezm People's Soviet Republic (Khiva)

1921-22, Soviet Emblem, 500r carmine and violet and 5000r green and lilac, complete set of two, first one printed on vertically laid paper, nice and flawless, no gum as produced, VF and very rare, each stamp with V. Ustinovsky guarantee hs, a copy of page from his Collection is included (stamps are marked accordingly)
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475.00 
 
1077   Mi 9 III

Kustanay

1920, parcel card from Kustanay to Postal Station Orekhovo, franked by black handstamp "rub" (type III) on 20k blue and red in vertical strip of four and a single, the last one without surcharge, appropriate markings and arrival ds, perfect quality, VF and scarce
275.00 
 
1078   Mi 9 III, var
1920, parcel card from Kustanay to Bol'shie Soli (Kostroma Gub.), franked by five stamps with black handstamped surcharge "rub" on 20k blue and red, including block of four, top right stamp with double handstamp variety, postmarked on arrival, fresh condition, counterfoil is attached, VF and rare
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375.00 
 
1079 Mi 1

Nizhni Novgorod

1922, black handstamped diagonal surcharge 100,000r on 250r violet, printed on thin paper, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. €400
95.00 
 
1080 Mi 1F2

Siberia
Nikolayevsk-on-Amur issue

1921, black handstamped surcharge (overprint) with top parts of 15k on 20k blue and red, perforated single, nice condition, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF and rare, expertized by Dr. Jemtschoujin, C.v. €2,500
475.00 
 
1081 **   52
1921, black handstamped surcharge 10k on 10k dark blue, excellent condition in every respect, full OG, NH, VF and rare in such quality, reportedly only nine examples were produced, expertized by Dr. P. Jemtschoujin and Romeko, C.v. $1,500 as hinged
550.00 
 
1082 Mi 1B
1921, handstamped overprint (no value) on 20k blue and red, imperforated single, appropriate Nikolayevsk cancellation, fresh and VF, expertized by Romeko, C.v. €1,500
275.00 
 
1083  1/118

Siberia
Collection on Album Pages

1919-22, 62 mint stamps, representing Kolchak, Nikolayevsk-on-Amur and Soviet Priamur issues, vast majority of genuine overprints or surcharges, some questionable stamps marked with"?", nice quality unit, full OG, some NH, mainly LH or hinged, VF, C.v. $2,900
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2, 3, 4
550.00 
 
1084  1/71

South Russia
Starting Collection on Album Pages

1918- 20, 55 mint stamps, showing Rostov, Yekaterinodar, Crimea and Denikin issues, some forged surcharges marked "F" or "?", nice quality overall, full OG, LH or hinged, VF, C.v. $330
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70.00 
 
1085  Schmidt #26

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

Bielozersk

1881, 2k gray, nice margins imperforated single, large part of OG, VF
70.00 
 
1086  29

Bogorodsk

1883, 10k blue, broken "10" at the bottom right value tablet variety, nice quality, full OG, VLH, VF and scarce, C.v. $700 for a stamp without variety
375.00 
 
1087  43
1884, 10k lilac, left sheet margin horizontal pair, nice margins all around, large part of OG, VF
70.00 
 
1088    111
1895, cover from Moscow to Bogorodsk zemstvo, franked by Imperial 7k blue, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated with 4k red brown, paid for rural delivery, all appropriate markings, VF
140.00 
 
1089    150
1896, cover from Russian Levant (St. Athon Monastery) to Bogorodsk zemstvo via Odessa, franked by 10k carmine and green, upon delivery by Imperial Post additionally franked with zemstvo stamp of 4k orange (catalogued$150), paid for local postage, all appropriate transit and arrival markings, light vertical fold away from the stamps, mostly VF
375.00 
 
1090 */U   5/149

Nice Starting Collection

1872-96, 38 mint or used (12) stamps, nice and clean quality unit, full/large part of OG or used, mostly VF, C.v. $912
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275.00 
 
1091    Schmidt #2

Kazan

1870, stationery envelope with blue handstamp (6k), size 140x118mm, properly signed at the bottom, practically perfect quality, unused, VF and scarce, ex-Dr. Nikitin
375.00 
 
1092  8

Kharkov

1885, 5k ultramarine, manuscript date "18.III", fresh quality, VF and according to the V. Katsman's handbook only seven used stamps are recorded, that's 8th exemplar
95.00 
 
1093    

Kotelnich

1910, cover addressed to Vyatka District Court from peasant of Shumbenskaya Volost, franked on reverse with Imperial 7k blue on reverse, oval volost marking and arrival ds, cover is slightly reduced at top, otherwise F/VF
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90.00 
 
1094  24 var

Lokhvitsa

1910, diagonal (instead of horizontal) violet surcharge 3k on 10k blue violet, a part of zemstvo cancellation, small bottom left corner imperfection, VF and rare variety, Schmidt #22M, Large Zemstvo C.v. $5,000
475.00 
 
1095    7

Ostrov

1911, 3k multicolored, top sheet margin horizontal pair, used on reverse of registered cover addressed to uezd administration, tied by violet oval zemstvo ds, another marking is on front, slightly reduced on the right, still VF
180.00 
 
1096    7

Pskov

1886, 3k black, imperforated pair of diamond shaped stamps, used on reverse of registered local cover addressed to the district court, tied by zemstvo ds with inverted date of cancel device, roughly opened, archival pin-holes, still F/VF, ex-Faberge
190.00 
 
1097    44
1909, local cover addressed to Pskov administration, franked on reverse by 3k green, yellow and blue, tied by violet zemstvo ds, VF, ex-Faberge
95.00 
 
1098    Schmidt #1
1892, stationery postcard 1 1/2k blue, printed on gray blue paper, fresh quality, unused, VF
55.00 
 
1099  4a, 5a

Shatsk

1884, 3k black, oval shaped stamps, vertical or horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, LH, VF
180.00 
 
1100    7
1887, 3k black, tied by postmaster handstamp "Ряб." (Рябинский), used on cover addressed to Shatsk administration, wax seal, slight filing folds, F/VF
140.00 
 
1101    9
1888, 3k black on bluish gray paper, two stamps used on reverse of local cover addressed to zemstvo administration, cancelled by two line "Zav. Pocht. Ryabinsky" marking, sealed with wax, light fold away from the stamp, mostly VF
170.00 
 
1102  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", C.v. $1,200
550.00 
 
1103    27

Ustsysolsk

1915, cover from Uglich to Troitsko- Pechorskaya volost via Ustsysolsk, franked by two stamps including Romanov Dynasty 7k brown, upon arrival to Ustsysolsk uprated with 2k green, perforation 121/2, tied by black zemstvo ds, mostly VF
275.00 
 
1104  22

Zienkov

1893, Coat of Arms, imperforated plate proof of 3k in dark green, left sheet margin single, printed on chalk-surfaced paper, no gum as produced, VF
65.00 
 
1105  Schmidt #35 var
1898, 3k bronze, perforated single of type 3 with inverted "3" at the top left value tablet, natural gum loss at the top, VF and rare variety
140.00 
 
1106    6

Zolotonosha

1891, black handstamped surcharge 3k on 2k black, green and yellow, bottom sheet margin single, used on reverse of local cover from Yeremeyevskaya volost to zemstvo administration, tied by black violet oval zemstvo "1.Nov.91" ds, wax seal removed, VF, Schmidt #7, A. Faberge's manuscript note on front about rarity of this cover
375.00 
 
1107 */U   

Nice Looking Collection on Stockpages

1868-1917, 421 mint and used (63) stamps, singles, pairs, strips and multiples, representing 78 different districts, some better items, nice quality overall, we mention just three defected stamps, full/large part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. is over $10,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
1900.00 
 
1108 **/*   B59a, B60a-61a

Semi - Postal issues

1927, "Plus Ultra", inverted red overprint or surcharges commemorating 25th Anniversary of Coronation King Alfonso XIII on 1p, and 75c on 5c and 10c, three bottom sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH or previously hinged (top stamps), VF, C.v. $620 as hinged singles
190.00 
 
1109  LX2

City Post

1862, 3o bistre brown, intact perforation, fresh condition, large part of OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $600
140.00 
 
1110    15/24
1928, eight values of the pictorial issue, including tete-beche strip of three triangle stamps of 28k used on registered cover from Kyzyl to Moscow, postmarked on arrival, VF
95.00 
 
1111 **   31a
1932, inverted blue surcharge 3k on Mounted Tuvinian 70k dark red and bistre, nicely centered with intact perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $600
140.00 
 
1112    39, 44
1933, black handstamped surcharges on Revenue stamps, large size 15(k) on 6k yellow and small size 35(k) on 15k brown, set of two values used on registered cover from Kyzyl to Moscow, postmarked on arrival, slight horizontal fold away from the stamps, VF and scarce complete cover, usually such covers have address partially cut out
700.00 
 
1113  1/39

Starting Collection on Album Pages

1926-33, 37 mint stamps, representing Wheel of Truth with later surcharges, Pictorial set with later surcharges and large size surcharge 15k on Revenue stamp of 6k, the total is six issues, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF, C.v. $1,010
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190.00 
 
1114  1/31

Collection on Album Pages

1923, 42 mint stamps, including "Star" overprints and both definitive perforated and imperforated sets, No.11 expertized by K. Lissiuk, No.12 seems questionable, nice quality overall, full OG or no gum as issued, mostly VF, guaranteed C.v. $435
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90.00