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Lots 980 - 985,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #82, June 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
980  29

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

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 
 
981 **   117
1895, 20k lilac blue, block of 15 (5x3), left part of a complete sheet of 18, one stamp with toning spots, otherwise fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $2,250 as hinged singles
950.00 
 
982    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 
 
983  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 
 
984  46/52

Proofs and Specimens Assembly

1911, Zincographic issue, 13 perforated or imperforated stamps, including two horizontal pairs and block of four, two perforated stamps with "Specimen" overprint, fresh quality, full OG or no gum as produced, VF
230.00 
 
985 **   4 var

Nikolsk

1910, 4k multicolored, omitted yellow color, imperforated block of four printed on gummed paper, fresh, full OG, NH (one stamp has insignificantly disturbed gum), VF
190.00