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Lots 489 - 527,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #82, June 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
489 */U   12/2766

Well Organized Collection in Red Stockbook and on Album Pages

1862-1978, about 2000 stamps and 69 souvenir or miniature sheets, about 30% of the value in classic period items, some of which are in mixed condition (faulted stamps are not counted), very well completed unit, including several better items, nice topical content, fresh quality overall, full OG or used, F/VF, C.v. is about $7,200 (not all scans of the collection provided)
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31
375.00 
 
490 **   73a

Printer's Control Markings on Definitive Issue of 1908-12

1910-12, 1k orange yellow, two complete sheets of 100 (25x4), first one with control lines at the top and bottom, No.3 and text "Cred. Tip. 1910" at bottom left, the other one with control lines at sides and No.6 at bottom right, minimal usual edge flaws, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
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190.00 
 
491 **/*   73a
1910-12, 1k orange yellow, bottom left corner sheet margin block of six (2x3), control line at the bottom, No.4 and text "Cred. Tip. 1910" at left, full OG, NH or hinged (two top stamps), VF and scarce
240.00 
 
492 **   74a
1908, 2k green, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), control letter "A" at bottom left and text "Cred. Tip. 1908" at bottom right, horizontally folded between gutter and lower stamps, minor perf separations, still fresh, full OG, NH, VF
240.00 
 
493 **   74a
1909, 2k green, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), control Cyrillic letter "B" at bottom left and text "Cred. Tip. 1909" at bottom right, insignificant marginal only flaws, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
240.00 
 
494 **   74a
1910, 2k green, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), control lines at the top and bottom, No.4 and text "Cred. Tip. 1910" at bottom left, minor marginal only flaws, fresh, full OG, NH, VF
190.00 
 
495 **   74a
1911-12, 2k green, four complete sheets of 100 (25x4), including three of 1911 with control lines at the top, bottom and between stamps, control No.1, 3 and 4 with text "Cred. Tip. 1911" at the bottom left, the other one of 1912with control lines at the top and bottom and No.7 at the lower left corner, one sheet (No.3) with hinge strengthened perforation in the middle, usual marginal flaws, still nice and fresh, full OG, mainly NH, VF
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2, 3, 4
375.00 
 
496 **   75a
1909, 3k rose red, complete sheet of 100 (25x4) and a half sheet (bottom part) of 50, control No. 4 and 5 respectively at the bottom left and text "Cred. Tip. 1909" at the bottom right, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF
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275.00 
 
497 **   75a
1910, 3k rose red, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), control No. 2 at the bottom left corner and text "Cred. Tip. 1910" at the lower right, flawless quality, full OG, NH, VF
190.00 
 
498 **   75a
1911-12, 3k rose red, two complete sheets of 100 (25x4), first one with control No.6 at the bottom left corner and text "Cred. Tip. 1911" at the lower right, the other one with control lines at sides and control No.5 at bottom right, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF
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240.00 
 
499 **   76a
1909, 4k carmine rose, two complete sheets of 100 (25x4), control No.1 and 2 at the bottom left corner and text "Cred. Tip. 1909" at the lower right, the second sheet with light fold between gutter and bottom stamps, otherwise fresh, full OG, NH, VF
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230.00 
 
500 **   76a
1910, 4k carmine rose, two complete sheets of 100 (25x4), control No.1 and 2 at the bottom left corner and text "Cred. Tip. 1910" at the lower right, the first sheet with hinge strengthened perforation in the middle and repaired tear at bottom margin, nice condition otherwise, full OG, NH, VF
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240.00 
 
501 **   76a
1911, 4k carmine rose, two complete sheets of 100 (25x4), control No.1 and 2 at the bottom left corner and text "Cred. Tip. 1911" at the lower right, minor usual marginal flaws, fresh and nice, full OG, NH, VF
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180.00 
 
502 **   77
1910, 5k claret, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), control No.1 at the bottom left corner and text "Cred. Tip. 1910" at the lower right, in addition two blocks of four or ten with control No.2 or text "Cred. Tip. 1910" on bottom margins respectively, sheet was folded between gutter and bottom stamps, and it has diagonal crease at the bottom affected four stamps, otherwise nice looking unit, full OG, NH (LH or margin), VF
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190.00 
 
503 **   78a
1909, 7k light blue, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), control lines at sides, No.1 and text "Khud. Tip. 1909" at the bottom right, nice and flawless quality item, full OG, NH, VF
230.00 
 
504 **   78a
1909, 7k light blue, two complete sheets of 100 (25x4), control lines at sides, No.3 and 4 with text "Khud. Tip. 1909" at the bottom right, first sheet has tiny hole on gutter, second one with hinge strengthened perforation in the middle, otherwise full OG, NH, VF
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275.00 
 
505 **   78a
1910, 7k light blue, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), control lines at top and bottom, No.5 and text "Creditn. Tip. 1910" at the bottom left, flawless quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
230.00 
 
506 **   78a
1911, 7k light blue, three complete sheets of 100 (25x4), control lines at top and bottom, No.3, 4 and 6 with text "Creditn. Tip. 1911" at the bottom left, sheet No.4 with several mainly marginal folds, still nice unit, full OG, NH, VF
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350.00 
 
507 **   78a
1911-12, 7k light blue, three complete sheets of 100 (25x4), all sheets have control lines at top and bottom, first two have No.7 or 8 with text "Creditn. Tip. 1911" at the bottom left, the last one have control No.6 at lower left, sheet No.7 with hinge strengthened perforation at the top, others have insignificant mostly marginal flaws, fresh group overall, full OG, NH, VF
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275.00 
 
508 **   79a
1909, 10k light blue, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), control No.1 at lower left and text "Cred. Tip. 1909" at the bottom right, some perf separation between top left pane and gutter, still nice item, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
275.00 
 
509 **   79b
1910-11, 10k gray blue, two blocks of 40 (10x4, bottom part of a sheet) or 20 (5x4, from lower left pane), first one has control No.2 at the bottom left and text "Cred. Tip. 1910" at lower right, the other one has control No.1 at lower left corner, first one has two diagonal folds, the other one with paper strengthened perforation at right, nevertheless fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
190.00 
 
510 **   80, a
1909-12, 14k blue and carmine (shades), two complete sheets of 100 (25x4) and block of 60 (10x6, bottom part of a sheet), both sheets have control lines at top, bottom and along all gutters, first one with No.3 and text"Cred. Tip. 1909" at lower left, the second sheet has No.1 at lower left corner, the block has lines at left, along horizontal gutter and at bottom, No.2 at the lower left, minor usual marginal flaws, nice and fresh overall, full OG, NH, VF
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240.00 
 
511 **   81a
1909-12, 15k lilac and blue (shades), block of 25 (lower left pane of a sheet) and complete sheet of 100 (25x4), first one with control lines at all sides, No.4 and text "Cred. Tip. 1909", the sheet has text "Cred. Tip. 1912" at the bottom left only, it has horizontal fold along the gutter, still fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
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275.00 
 
512 **   82a
1910, 20k blue and carmine, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), text "Cred. Tip. 1910" at the bottom left, slight creases mainly on margins, fresh quality otherwise, full OG, NH (LH on margin), VF
140.00 
 
513 **   82a
1912, 20k blue and carmine, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), text "Cred. Tip. 1912" at the bottom right, slight diagonal crease is affecting three stamps at top, nice condition otherwise, full OG, NH, VF
230.00 
 
514 **   83a, 84a, 86a
1908-12, 25k green and lilac, 35k violet and green, 70k light brown and orange, three complete sheets of 100 (25x4), first one with text "Cred. Tip. 1908" at the bottom right, second one with text "Cred. Tip. 1910" at bottom left, the last one without control markings, minor marginal flaws, nice quality unit, full OG, NH, VF
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240.00 
 
515 **   85a
1908-09, 50k violet and green, two complete sheets of 100 (25x4), first one has control text "Cred. Tip. 1908", the other one - "Cred. Tip. 1909", both inscriptions at the bottom left, first sheet in perfect quality, second one with hinge strengthened perforation in the middle, still full OG, NH, VF
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275.00 
 
516 **   86a
1911-12, 70k light brown and orange, complete sheet of 100 (25x4), no control markings, minor marginal flaws, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF
70.00 
 
517 **   87a
1910, 1r brown, pale brown and orange, complete sheet of 50 (5x10), orange control lines at sides and text "Cred. Tip. 1910", perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF
90.00 
 
518  87a
1911, 1r brown, pale brown and orange, top right corner sheet margin block of four with one brown control line at right margin, repaired tear at the top right stamp, perf separation significantly strengthened by hinges, especially between stamps and margins, mounted on page from a Collection, large part of OG, F/VF appearance, this stamp had been supposed for surcharge of 10pi for use in Russian Levant, and it's very rare without such surcharge, especially in multiple
275.00 
 
519 **/*   104
1913, Nicholas II, 5r dark brown, complete sheet of 50 (10x5), control No.2 on the right margin, pre-printing paper fold, some perf separations, nevertheless nice quality, full OG, NH or LH (10), VF and very scarce multiple
1100.00 
 
520    

The Vadim Ustinovsky Collection of Pre-Philatelic Mailings

1776-59, 14 pre-philatelic items, including Catherine the Great, envelope for Royal mailings on laid paper with watermark "Crown "M" 1778" (tear at top), entire letter from Tambov to Borisoglebsk (1799), Moscow Pochtamt receipt on "Double Headed Eagle" watermarked paper (1843), mailings bearing pre-adhesive period markings of St. Petersburg, Moscow, Kozlov, Spassk, Tula, Tver and etc., money letter from Lipetsk to Tambov (1855), all mounted on original pages from the Collection and meticulously described, mostly VF condition
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
700.00 
 
521    

Selection of Pre-Philatelic and Official Mailings

1804-71, 14 items, including 11 pre-philatelic or paid in cash entire letters or wrappers, most valuable ones are from Mozdok to Tambov of 1804, disinfected from Memel to Paris via Prussia and forwarded to Mayenne in 1831, others are less expensive and sent from St. Petersburg, Moscow, Lipetsk, Odessa and etc., in addition one official entire from police station in St. Petersburg and two 10k stationery envelopes to Tambov or Vilno, mainly fresh quality unit, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
375.00 
 
522    SC #SK1

Postal Stationery items

1848, stationery envelope 10k+1k black, sent to Kamenets (Podolia Gub.) in 1850, pen cross cancellation, light Kamenets arrival marking, mostly VF
240.00 
 
523    SC #SK8
1859, stationery envelope 10+1k black (the 4th issue of 1855), sent from St. Petersburg to Borga (then Russian Finland), red date stamp on front and boxed arrival marking, mostly VF
95.00 
 
524    SC #SK21/27
1868-72, eight (seven different) stationery envelopes of 20k and 30k with indicia at the top left, including four unissued items, as well as 10k, 20k and 30k with indicia on the top right, various sizes, fresh quality, VF, Mi #U14/18, var
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240.00 
 
525  SC #ES4
1882-84, essay of Imperial stationery entire wrapper of 1k yellow, size 375x70mm, inscribed "Pochtovaya Banderol" (Postal Wrapper), excellent condition, VF and scarce, ex- Breitfuss, Faberge, Mi #S1
475.00 
 
526    SC #ES6
1896, essay for Imperial reply letter card 10k+10k blue, contains two attached letter cards, size of each 174x106mm, appropriately folded, perfect condition, VF and scarce, one copy of such essay was presented to each participant of the UPU Conference of 1906 in Rome
950.00 
 
527    
1899, Empress Maria Feodorovna Advertising Letter- Sheet, 7k blue, series 51, printed in Moscow, contains over 30 various advertising messages inside and outside, sent in Moscow, separation between letter and advertising sides, still F/VF and scarce
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190.00