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Lots 295 - 300,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #80, December 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
295  1/253

Collection of "Z" Overprints and Monogram Surcharges

1919-20, 275 mint stamps, representing practically complete unit for the period with missing only surcharges on Romanov Dynasty and three not important values, one stamp looks questionable, all others are fully legitimate, nice collection in every respect, full OG, mostly LH, VF, C.v. over $5,300 for listed stamps
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
1100.00 
 
296  Artar #603-04 var
1920, Paris issue, Coat of Arms, 10r dark blue, 15r violet, two stamps with strongly misplaced perforation, part of OG or unused, no gum, VF
70.00 
 
297  278/343

National and Soviet issues
Collection

1920-22, 100 mint stamps, representing complete Paris, 1st Constantinople and Soviet issues, nice range of surcharges on the Soviet and 2nd Constantinople issues, just a few stamps are questionable, practically all surcharged values expertized, fresh quality unit, full OG or no gum as issued, VF, C.v. is over $1,300
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
275.00 
 
298  384 var
1923, black error surcharge (tall thin numeral) "2"(k) instead of "1"(k) on 1st Constantinople stamp of 250r ultra, full OG, previously hinged, VF and very rare unrecorded variety, expertized by Dr. Jemtschoujin
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475.00 
 
299  387a var
1923, double black surcharge "3"(k) on 1st Constantinople imperforated stamp of 3r carmine rose, full OG, VLH, VF and scarce, J. Stolow guarantee hs
95.00 
 
300  347/90

Surcharges on the 1st Constantinople issue
Collection

1922-23, 32 mostly mint stamps (two - used), including scarce surcharges "50" and "50k" on Ararat Mountain of 25,000r in blue or brown, all stamps are properly expertized, nice and fresh group, full OG, mostly VF, C.v. is about $2,000
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2, 3, 4
475.00