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Lots 995 - 1144,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #78, May 31, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
995 **   C80-81
1944, red surcharge 1r on Talalikhin 30k green and Gastello 30k ultramarine, complete set of two in sheets of 100 (10x10), folded once along vertical perforation, some edge separations, full OG, NH, VF, SC #800-01, C.v. 36,000 rub
Click here to see Part 2
170.00
996 **   C81, var
1944, red surcharge 1r on Nikolai Gastello 30k ultra, left sheet margin block of four, top right stamp without last "a" in "Aviapochta" and broken "l" in "ruble" varieties (position 22 in very small part of the drawing), full OG, NH,VF and rare, especially in multiple, SC #801, var
sold
997 **   C88 var
1949, Map of Soviet Union and Air Routes, 1r multicolored, gray color dramatically shifted to the top, bottom sheet margin block of four, fresh and unfolded, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, SC #1369 var
N/A
998 **   C95, var
1955, North Pole - Moscow Flight, red overprint on 1r multicolored, complete unfolded sheet of 72 (12x6), stamp on position 30 with wide space between "Sev" and "Polius", on position 31 with missing dash varieties, full OG, NH, VF and rare in complete sheet, SC #1755, III-Ka
Click here to see enlarged fragment
sold
999 **   C97, var
1956, North Pole Station, 1r multicolored, two unfolded complete sheets of 72 (12x6) printed on yellowish and creamy paper, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, SC #1802, var, C.v. 21,600 rub
sold
1000  CO7

Air Post Official stamps

1922, red surcharge 1200m on Consular stamp of 2.25r, position 1 of 25-stamp setting, full OG, LH, VF, N. Mandrovski certificate, SC #Sl11
N/A
1001    

Pioneer SCADTA Flight

October 3-29, 1931, mixed franking cover from Leningrad to Cali (Colombia) via Berlin, Colombian stationery envelope 4c blue, franked by seven Soviet adhesives and sent by registered air mail on line "Leningrad-Berlin" on October 3, then forwarded by sea to Buenaventura, upon arrival to Colombia (10.27) posted to SCADTA flight to Cali (10.29), uprated by two stamps and tied by Cali ds, address partly erased, still VF
170.00
1002    

Catapult Flight

October 1-2, 1933, mixed franking "Bremen" Catapult Flight registered cover from Leningrad to New York, franked by four Soviet values, posted on Flight Leningrad-Berlin, uprated with six German adhesives upon arrival to Berlin, s/s "Bremen" violet confirmation cachet, NYC "10-2-1933" arrival postmark, VF
345.00
1003  D  2952-54, 3043-44

Soviet Space Autographs

1964-65, two First Day Covers commemorating Space Flights of "Voskhod-1" and "Voskhod-2", bearing complete sets of three or two respectively, appropriate cancellations and signatures of Vladimir Komarov, Konstantin Feoktistov and Boris Yegorov on the first one, Pavel Belyayev and Alexey Leonov on the second one, perfect quality, VF, Mezhdunarodnaya Kniga certificate
Click here to see the certificate
sold
1004 **   J18-24
1925, Numerals, 1k-14k, complete set of seven printed on watermarked paper, all are cross-gutter blocks of four, except 14k in horizontal gutter block of four, full OG, NH, VF, SC #D23-29
sold
1005 **   SC #PE1B
1924, second issue, black surcharge 1k on Insurance stamp of 1r brown and yellow, perforation 11 1/2, full OG, NH, VF and scarce with full original gum, N. Mandrovski certificate
sold
1006    SC #PE2
1924, second issue, black surcharge 3k on Insurance stamp of 3r red brown and green, tied by 8-line violet official hs on reverse of registered exchange cover from Kazan to Prague, franked by seven regular values, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, mostly VF
sold
1007 **   SC #PE13b
1925, third issue, black surcharge 1r on Postal Charity stamp of 3k+1k red and gray, horizontal pair with perforation 13 1/2, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1008 **   SC #PE20-21
1932-33, sixth issue, black surcharges 10k and 5k on 70k brown, horizontal se-tenant pair, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse of each stamp, C.v. 45,000 rub
sold
1009    SC #PE22
1932, sixth issue, black surcharge 15k on "Sword Breaking Chain" of 70k brown, tied by two official hs in Russian and French on reverse of registered cover from Zaporizhia to Germany via Moscow exchange hub, franked by three values on front (placed in Moscow), all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
sold
1010 **   SC #PE26-27
1932-33, sixth issue, black surcharges 3r and 5r in 35k ultramarine, horizontal se-tenant pair, full OG, NH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on each stamp, C.v. 45,000 rub
sold
1011  SC #PE26 Ta
1932-33, sixth issue, inverted black surcharge 3r on 35k ultra, nicely centered, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs
sold
1012  SC #PE27 Ta
1932-33, sixth issue, inverted black surcharge 5r on 35k ultra, full OG, LH, VF, Soviet Philatelic guarantee hs on reverse
110.00
1013  Schmidt #1-4, var

Amurskoye Zemstvo

1919, Coat of Arms, multipurpose issue, 50k-5r, 12 values, neatly arranged on a page of the Vadim Ustinovsky Collection, some flaws mentioned, but two complete sets in nice condition presented, no gum as produced, F/VF
sold
1014 L P  

Fellin (Viljandi - now Estonia)

1914-15, Commission "For Aid of Soldier Families", group of five imperforated proofs of 1k in various (unrecorded) color combinations, two printed on both sides, nice quality, no gum as issued, some hinged on margins, VF
sold
1015  

Bukhara

1925, Charity for War Invalids, Their Families and Homeless Children, group of seven labels and one hand-painted essay, 10k-50k, including horizontal pair with shifted color, four stamps with pen or manuscript cancellations, minor flaws mentioned, mainly fresh and F/VF
sold
1016  

National Red Cross Project "Thank you for Help, People!" of 1998

The following 13 lots are representing perforated essays of unissued Humanitarian Charity stamps in prospective colors. Each one is affixed on Goznak white die sunk card, perforated L12½ as most of existing Soviet and Russian proofs, with text in black and number A No.0000000 in red on reverse. These essays were issued in very limited quantity only for Russian Officials, Statesmen and Senators, no more then 25-30 examples of each type possible

1998, "To Help Families of Killed War Heroes", 5r multicolored, perfect quality, VF

N/A
1017  
1998, "In Favor of Homeland Defenders", 5r multicolored, fresh and flawless, VF
N/A
1018  
1998, "For Medical Treatment of Wounded Soldiers", 5r multicolored, nice quality, VF
N/A
1019  
1998, "For Single Mothers of Many Children", 5r multicolored, clean and VF
N/A
1020  
1998, Welfare for Orphans, 5r multicolored, excellent condition, VF
N/A
1021  
1998, "To Help Poor People for Baby Food", 5r multicolored, flawless condition, VF
N/A
1022  
1998, "To Help Indigent People to Receive Education", 5r multicolored, fresh quality, VF
N/A
1023  
1998, "To Help People Affected by Disasters", 5r multicolored, nice condition, VF
N/A
1024  
1998, "On Treatment of Seriously Ill Patients", 5k multicolored, flawless quality, VF
N/A
1025  
1998, "To Help for Schooling", 5r multicolored, clean and nice, VF
N/A
1026  
1998, "To Save Library Funds", 5r multicolored, untouched quality, VF
N/A
1027  
1998, "For Food and Treatment of Prisoners", 5r multicolored, fresh quality, VF
N/A
1028  
1998, "To Save from Drugs", 5r multicolored, excellent condition, VF
N/A
1029  

Advertising Labels

1900-10's, 31 multicolored labels representing various St. Petersburg and Crimea (3) views, 14 pieces showing advertising message on reverse, others with plain back, all are printed on Copenhagen, minor flaws should be expected, still F/VF and a colorful assemblage
Click here to see Part 2
sold
1030  

Communist Propaganda

1937-39, Soviet Successes, selection of 50 labels, "Homenatge a la U.S.S.R." in blue, brown, rose carmine and violet, printed in Soviet Union for Spain, including ten labels with red overprint "DeEuzkadi" for Basques in Bilbao, nice quality, full OG, mainly LH, VF
Click here to see Part 2
sold
1031  

Balance of the Collection

1910-56, Imperial Insurance stamps, 1k-10r, set of nine values (nice quality), in addition about 400 stamps and labels, various fiscal and charity material, singles and multiples, some valuable items, minor flaws possible, F/VF and useful assemblage, ex-Ustinovsky
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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
sold
1032 */U   L1/12

Small Collection

1862-1901, 15 mint or used (4) stamps, neatly arranged on a stockcard, including (2k) yellow green and black with inverted background (No.L3d w/o defects), two imperforated (2k) black red and green of different shades (No.10a) and more, fresh condition overall, full OG, unused or used, F/VF, C.v. $936 (faulted No.L7 not counted)
sold
1033 **   1-5 var
1919, "OKSA", 5k-50k, complete set of five in gutter tete-beche sheets of 200 (100+100), sheet of 50k printed on thin paper, all others - on ordinary paper, occasional marginal flaws, folded along the gutter, full OG, NH, VF, all guaranteed genuine
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2, 3, 4, 5
345.00
1034    
1902, stationery postcard 4k red, sent from Dal'ny via Port Arthur and Moscow to Denmark, posted to the mail at 17th Field Post Office (Priamur Okrug) located in Dal'ny, appropriate transit and arrival markings, VF
sold
1035    
1911, incoming postcard from Moscow to station Handaokhetze of Chinese Eastern Railroad, franked by 3k red, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce
Click here to see enlarged fragment
230.00
1036  134
1920, 7r green and rose, imperforated single tied by "Imyangpo. Chinese Eastern Railroad Station" date stamp, fresh quality, VF, according to Tchilinghirian this cancellation on a "rub" value has rank "RRR"
115.00
1037    73-75, 77, 79
1920, set of six surcharged values, including red surcharge 10k on 10k dark blue, erroneously cancelled by Harbin date stamp of 1919 ("25.10.19") instead of 1920 on registered cover to Amiens via Japanese PO in China(27.11.20) and Paris (6.1.21), Russian and French registered labels, postmarked "7.1.21" on arrival, VF and very scarce
sold
1038 */U   1/80

Collection on Stockpages

1899-1920, 106 mint or used (45) stamps, including the first issue, then mainly part sets with nothing special, and finally complete set of Harbin surcharges in nice condition (C.v. $637), minor flaws mentioned in early material, full OG or used, F/VF, the total C.v. $1,587
Click here to see Part 2
sold
1039    

Picture Postcard Collections
Manchuria

1902-04's, 28 black-and-white and color PPC, representing views of Mukden, Dal'ny, Port Arthur and etc., one foldout contains two cards and other scarce items, 26 unused and2 used, some flaws mentioned, vast majority printed in Russia, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
sold
1040    

Harbin

1904, 20 black-and-white PPC, showing various views of Chinese city Harbin, which was under Russian influence, 18 unused and two used, most printed in Russia, minor flaws noted, mainly F/ VF
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2, 3, 4, 5
sold
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
Click here to see Part 2
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
1054    281
1921, cover from refugee's camp at Cattaro to refugee's camp at Khalki via Russian Post at Belgrade and Constantinople, franked by blue surcharge 20,000r on imperforated stamp of 7r, all markings are alongside, VF and one of just a few known covers from the Cattaro camp as a premium franked by scarce high value
sold
1055  

Small Group

1921, 48 mint stamps of different issues, nothing really expensive and one refugees' cover from camp Lann to camp Bernadot, franking by nine different values, fresh condition, VF, ex-Ustinivsky
Click here to see Part 2, Click here to see Part 3
sold
1056  233/375

Collection on Stockpages

1921, 185 mint stamps, including complete sets of No.236-61, the last one with double surcharge (properly expertized), 282-84, a, 320-38 and etc., 19 inverted surcharges, nice and fresh condition, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, mostly VF, nice starting collection, approximately 90% of stamps are expertized by Romeko or A. Sredinsky, C.v. is over $1,500
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2, 3, 4
sold
1057  

Collection

1905-32, starting with 133 used Imperial stamps and four used postal stationery items, continues with 14 postal history items (mostly money orders) and 41 values, bearing various Asian cancellations, minor flaws mentioned, nice quality overall, F/VF, ex-Ustinovsky
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20
sold
1058 */U   

Bukhara People's Republic

1924, Horse Post, 1r yellow, 2r green and 5r blue, complete set of three, perforation 11 1/2, mounted on page from the Ustinovsky Collection along with three fantails (two mint and one used) and two cancelled stamps, also pictures of postmarks and detailed description of the issue, as well reference material for the Khorezm issue, full OG or used, VF and extremely rare
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
sold
1059 */U   

Far Eastern Republic
Intact Collection

1920-23, 269 mint or used stamps, 4 stationery items, representing nice range of the 5th Anniversary of Revolution issue with varieties and unrecorded proof of 70k on soldier 70rviolet with Soviet Philatelic guarantees on reverse, as well as numerous reference items for "DVR" overprints and air post stamps, representing three types of different forged surcharges, nice quality unit, full OG or used, F/VF, ex- Ustinovsky
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
sold
1060   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
345.00
1061   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
Click here to see enlarged fragment
460.00
1062   Mi 5 VB, 9V
1920, parcel card from Borovskoye-Kustanay to Tomsk Gub., franked by three stamps with "P" handstamped surcharge, postmarked on arrival, counterfoil is attached, two usual folds, still F/VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
sold
1063  

Lysychansk (Yekaterinoslav Gub.)

1922, inverted dark violet handstamped surcharge 7500rub on 250r violet, horizontal left margin pair, right stamp without the surcharge, readable over the surcharge date stampof1922 " Lysychansk. Ekat.", some paper waves, part of original gum, VF appearance of this unrecorded local stamp revaluation
sold
1064 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
115.00
1065 Mi 1B

Siberia - Nikolayevsk-on-Amur issue

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
460.00
1066 **   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. $1,750 as hinged
860.00
1067 */U   1/118

Intact Collection

1919-22, 126 mint or used (20) stamps, representing nice range of Kolchak issue with varieties, two genuine stamps of the 1st Nikolayevsk-on-Amur issue and group of later items, numerous reference material, such as photos and various forgeries, nice quality overall, full OG or used, F/VF, ex-Ustinovsky, C.v. $2,550
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
sold
1068 **/*   66-71 var

South Russia
Denikin issue

1919, 1r-10r, complete set of high values, each one with double or triple center variety, fresh quality, full OG (3r has no gum), NH or LH (5r), VF
N/A
1069 */U   1-71

Apparently Complete Collection

1918-20, 677 mint or used stamps and 4 stationery postcards, representing Rostov, Yekaterinodar, Crimea and Denikin issues, as well as Armavir provisionals, 75 stamps with varieties, proof of Crimea No.52, some reference items, minor flaws possible, generally nice intact holding, full OG or used, F/VF, ex-Ustinovsky, C.v. $4,245
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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, 32
sold
1070 **/*   

Turkestan
Private Issues

1920-21, 175 perforated and imperforated stamps, representing several strips and blocks, including "Persian Post", imperforated set of 11 (one stamp is defected), "Kokand Autonomy" and General Dutov's "issue", some with various overprints and surcharges, fresh condition overall, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
sold
1071 */U   

Great Collection of Local Revaluating Overprints

1920-22, over 200 mainly used stamps in singles or pairs, some on pieces, identified by Yvert Cat., representing 38 different city or town handstamped or manuscript surcharges, many better items, such as Akhtyrka, Glazunovka, Izhevsk, Kokchetav, Rameshki and many others, some doubtful items possible (less then 10%), generally nice condition, F/VF and rarely offered professionally and carefully assembled group
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
sold
1072 **/* L  

Balance of a Collection of Local Issues

1900-62, over 250 stamps and labels, starting with Russian-French Alliance issue of 1900, including bogus "RSFSR stamps" and "Odessa Relief" issued in Italy, some Georgian Levant,"Occupation of Azerbaijan" representing three different issues, Byelorussian "Asobny Atrad", North Army and etc., occasional flaws possible, generally nice condition, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
sold
1073 */U   

Remainder of the Collection

1918-43, 330 mint or used stamps and two postal history items, representing White Armies, Asobny Atrad, German Occupation issues of the World War I and II, some Karelia, North Ingermanland and etc., slightly mixed condition, mostly F/VF, ex-Ustinovsky
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19
sold
1074  35

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

Ardatov

1910, 3k black, printed on gray blue granite paper, bottom sheet margin single, full OG, LH, VF
sold
1075  2

Berdyansk

1882, Coat of Arms, plate proof of 10k in black, printed on chalk-surfaced paper, complete sheetlet of four, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
1076  2
1882, Coat of Arms, plate proof of 10k in olive brown, printed yellow paper, complete sheetlet of four, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
1077  Schmidt #26

Bielozersk

1881, 2k gray printed on yellowish gray paper, full OG, LH, VF and nice single
sold
1078 **/*   Schmidt #72, var
1908, surcharge 3k on 2k yellow, top sheet margin block of nine (positions 1-3/6-8/11-13), stamp on position 3 has wide space between "three" and "kop" variety of surcharge, full OG, NH or hinged (1), VF and an unique item, only 25 stamps were produced, Schmidt rank "R" for each one. The only stamp possible with wide space variety, ex-Lentz, Kuznetsov, C.v. $6,300 as singles w/o variety
sold
1079  Schmidt #83, 88, 95, var

Official Provisional Reprints

1908, black surcharge 3k on 2k in various colors on different paper, three vertical imperforated pairs, top stamp of each pair with "nop" variety of surcharge, two with folds between stamps, full/large part of OG, LH or hinged, F/VF, Large Zemstvo C.v. $750 as singles
sold
1080 (*)   Schmidt #95 var
1908, inverted black surcharge 3k on 2k red on white paper, horizontal pair, left stamp with "hop" variety of surcharge, unused, no gum, VF, Large Zemstvo C.v. $700 as singles
sold
1081  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
sold
1082    74
1893, cover from Warsaw to Bogorodsk zemstvo, franked by Imperial stamp of 7k blue, upon arrival to Bogorodsk uprated with 5k orange red, paid for rural delivery, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce
230.00
1083    

Borisoglebsk

1880's, stationery envelope with round shaped embossing 3k, size 160x126mm, placed on page from a collection, unused, VF, reportedly only two examples of this envelope survived
sold
1084  7 var

Borovichi

1878, 3k black and green, double impression of green color (both shifted to the left), full OG, previously hinged, VF
170.00
1085  8a
1886, 3k rose, vertical tete-beche pair, fresh condition, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
sold
1086 **   19

Buzuluk

1902, 3k pale rose, block of 97, missing three stamps at the bottom left for completion of 100-stamp sheet, vertical and horizontal folds, still full OG, NH, F/VF, ex-Sarandinaki with his manuscript of stamp type identification, C.v. $1,164++
Click here to see the manuscript of type identification
sold
1087 **   23, a
1908, 3k blue, sheet of 99 (missing one stamp on position 92 for completion), stamp on position 63 is placed upside down and forming tete-beche pair, no margins at right and bottom, some perf separations, still full OG with many NH stamps, F/VF, C.v. $833++
sold
1088  1

Kherson

1867, 10k orange yellow, well margined imperforated example, pen cancellation, usual, but very light thin, VF, rank "R"
sold
1089  10

Kirillov

1903, 3k rose, type 1 without a dot after "marka", full OG, previously hinged, VF, Soviet Trade guarantee hs on reverse
sold
1090  30

Kotelnich

1916, violet handstamped small size (6mm) surcharge 5(k) on 2k brown, neat zemstvo "9.IV.16" date stamp, fresh and VF
sold
1091 (*)   10 var

Krasny

1912, Centenary of the Patriotic War of 1812, 2k multicolored, printed on rose paper, corners in yellow color, rouletted perforation shifted to the left, fresh, unused, no gum, VF and very scarce
sold
1092  2

Lokhvitsa

1901, Coat of Arms, three imperforated trail color proofs of 3k in rose red, lilac carmine and blue, full OG, hinged, mostly VF
sold
1093  2b var

Lubny

1883, Annual Subscription, no value indicated, light yellow brown, printed on vertically laid paper, bottom sheet margin single, full OG, previously hinged, VF and very rare, Large Zemstvo C.v. $25,000
N/A
1094 **/*   4a var
1910, 4k multicolored, imperforated stamp with omitted yellow color, nice margins block of four, full OG, NH or VLH, VF
170.00
1095 (*)   4

Okhansk

1872, 3k blue, nice margins single, fresh, unused, no gum, VF, rank "R", C.v. $700
sold
1096 **/*   7

Ostrov

1910, 3k multicolored, complete sheet of 84 (14x6), representing two varieties on positions 10 and 11, mounted on page from the Stibbe Collection, some perf separations, still nice and fresh, full OG with many NH stamps, VF
sold
1097 **/*   8

Penza

1909, 1/2k violet, complete sheet of 50 (10x5), missing margin at the bottom right stamp, some perf reinforcement, full OG with many NH stamps, VF, ex-Lentz, Faberge, Baughman
690.00
1098 **   23

Poltava

1908, violet handstamped surcharge 3(k) on 10k carmine rose, complete sheet of 25 mounted on page from the-Stibbe Collection, full OG, stamps apparently NH, VF
sold
1099 **   24, var
1908, violet handstamped surcharge 3(k) on 15k green, complete sheet of 25, stamp on position 15 with green spot over "kopeek" variety, sheet is mounted on page from the-Stibbe Collection, full OG, apparently NH, VF
sold
1100    35

Pskov

1901, four stamps of 3k black, yellow and brown, used on reverse of registered cover addressed to zemstvo administration, appropriate black "19.Oct.1901" date stamp cancellation, vertical fold, the cover is reduced on the right, still F/VF
115.00
1101 (*)   48-51, var
1910, 3k, 1k, 5k and 10k, complete se-tenant sheet of 78, containing six horizontal se-tenant strips of 13, including six horizontal pairs of 3k imperforated between stamps, perforation reinforced by hinges, unused, no gum, VF appearance
N/A
1102 **/*   3

Saratov

1874, 5k blue, printed on very thin paper, block of four, full OG, NH or previously hinged (top stamps), VF
sold
1103 **/*   6a

Shatsk

1886, 3k black, oval-shaped stamp, block of six (2x3) contains three horizontal tete-beche pairs, very light fold between stamps, full OG, NH (two pairs) or LH, VF, C.v. $600++
sold
1104  1

Shlisselburg

1865, 5k black, printed on blue green paper of two different shades, large part of OG, VF, C.v. $500
sold
1105 */U   

Simbirsk
Carriage Stamps

1890-1917, 1k-3r, group of 11 values, nine perforated and two imperforated (5k and 10k), including two manuscript surcharges 10(r) on 1r, four stamps faulted, others fresh and VF
sold
1106 **/*   11c var

Soroki

1898, 3k multicolored, imperforated block of four printed on thin paper, light blue color is inverted, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF and rare multiple, Large Zemstvo C.v. 4,000++
1150.00
1107 */U   16/35

Tikhvin
Small Premium Quality Group

1884-1902, 18 mint or used (2) stamps, some with sheet margins, neatly arranged on a stockcard, absolutely perfect quality, full OG, NH (8) or LH, VF, C.v. $228
sold
1108 **/*   8, var

Totma

1902, 3k multicolored, complete sheet of 50 diamond-shaped stamps, second row on the right with nice offset of the design on gum side, horizontal fold, minor separations, still nice looking unit, full OG with many NH stamps, VF
Click here to see the backside
sold
1109  2, 3, 5a

Tver

1971-75, handstamped 2k in various colors, three stamps, including 2k rose and dark blue on thick semi- transparent paper (scarce undervalued stamp), full OG or unused no gum (No.2), VF
N/A
1110  6

Urzhum

1901, Swan, 2k carmine, a part of oval zemstvo cancellation, nice condition, VF
sold
1111 **   

Yaroslavl

1880's, Numeral, 10k black, multipurpose single printed on rose lilac paper, four-side margins, excellent condition, full OG, NH, VF and very rare
sold
1112  6/52b

Zadonsk
Small Collection on a Stockcard

1888-1914, 41 mint stamps, retail values from $7 to $40, nice condition, only one stamp without gum, all others with full/large part of OG, VF, C.v. $632
sold
1113 */U   

Beautiful Collection on Stockpages

1874-1916, 438 mint or used (75) stamps, representing 80 various zemstvo districts, individual value from $7 to $110, including eight different volost cancellations, one forgery and one proof, nice quality overall, we found just a few stamps with small defects, full/part of OG with many NH stamps, unused or used, F/VF, C.v. is about $5,000
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
sold
1114 */U   

Nice Looking Zemstvo Collection in Red Album

1873- 1916, 935 mint and used stamps and one stationery envelope, arranged by alphabetical order with detailed inscription, representing issues from Ardatov to Zolotonosha and altogether 128 zemstvo districts, some better items throughout, minor usual flaws mentioned, generally well above average quality,, full/part of OG, unused or used, F/VF or better, ex-Ustinovsky, C.v. is over $11,000
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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, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48
sold
1115 **/*   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
230.00
1116 **   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
170.00
1117  39, 42
1933, black handstamped surcharges (large size) on Tuvinian revenue stamps, 15(k) on 6k orange and 35(k) on 15k brown, complete set of two, both are cancelled with part of original gum on reverse, fresh, mostly VF, the last one is very rare, C.v. $4,300
sold
1118  41 var
1933, black handstamped surcharge (small size) 15(k) on revenue stamp of 6k orange, missing "a" in "Posta" variety, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $500
N/A
1119  41
1933, trial black handstamped surcharge (small size) of 15k on revenue stamp of 1r rose, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, folded along horizontal perforation, marginal water spot on reverse away from the stamps, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
sold
1120 **   68 var
1935, Yaks, 2t bright blue, left margin triangle single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
N/A
1121  72a
1936, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, Prime Minister Churmit-Tazhy, 2k dark brown, perforation 11, two values with vertical and horizontal positions of watermark Borders and Rosettes, CTO with full OG (NH), VF
N/A
1122  74 var
1936, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, Wrestlers, 4k orange red, triangle stamp, perforation 14 instead of 11, full OG, LH, VF and very rare, unused stamp is not priced either in Scott or in the Ustinovsky Cat.
N/A
1123  C3

Air Post stamps

1934, Airplane and Wood-grouse, trial color imperforated proof of 10k in dark red, right margin single, full OG, NH, VF, an issued stamp is included
sold
1124 **   C5, var
1934, Airplane and Wild Sheep, 25k black violet, block of four triangle stamps, imperforated vertically between tete-beche pairs and diagonally between stamps on the left pair, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare double perforation error, S. Sismondo certificate
N/A
1125  C5
1934, Airplane and Wild Sheep, trial color imperforated proof of 25k in blue, right margin example, full OG, NH, VF
sold
1126  C5
1934, Airplane and Wild Sheep, trial color imperforated proof of 25k in dark red, right margin single, full OG, NH, VF
N/A
1127  C7
1934, Airplane and Ox, trial color imperforated proof of 75k in dark red, left margin single, full OG, NH, VF, an issued stamp is included
N/A
1128  C7
1934, Airplane and Ox, trial color imperforated proof of 75k in blue, left margin single, minor blue ink offset on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
N/A
1129  C7
1934, Airplane and Ox, trial color imperforated proof of 75k in green, left margin single, full OG, NH, VF
N/A
1130  C14, var
1936, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, Airplane and Rural Scene, 50k rose red and yellow, bottom left corner sheet margin block of four, watermark "1" on the left margin, CTO with full OG, VF
N/A
1131 */U   1/103, C1-18

Collection on Stockpages

1926-41, about 200 mint and used (44) stamps, mainly in complete issues, some mint stamps duplicated by used ones, some better items, such as No.1-10 (MNH), 29-34, 35-36 (expertized, but with perf irregularities, 41 (mint and used), 71-92, 99-103 and complete air post sets, minor flaws should be expected, still full OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $2,200
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
sold
1132    7, 10

Catalogued by Comprehensive Catalogue of Ukrainian Philately by John Bulat

First Day of Establishing New Postal Rates

November 15, 1918, registered cover from Kyiv to Vinnytsia, franked on reverse by 12 stamps, including 20sh and 50sh of the first issue, all appropriate markings and arrival ds of "16.11.18", mostly VF
sold
1133  366

Trident Overprints
Kyiv

1918, violet overprint (type 2d) on 2k green, imperforated block of four, cancelled by Gorodnya "20.6.20" date stamp, VF, expertized by Dr. Seichter, ex-Vyrovyj
sold
1134 **/*   634a, var
1918, inverted black overprint (type 3) on 2k green, horizontal imperforated strip of five, second and third stamps showing double inverted overprint, full OG, NH or LH (two side stamps), VF, expertized by C. Svenson
Click here to see enlarged fragment
sold
1135    661/80

Kharkiv

1918, 17 stamps, including perforated and imperforated 1k-5k with black overprint (type 1), used on registered cover from Ryl'sk (Kursk Gub.) to Germany, appropriate postal rate and all other markings, arrival ds on reverse, VF
sold
1136  982/99

Poltava

1918, black overprint (type 1) on 2k-7r, set of 18 perforated stamps, including pairs of 1r, 3.50r and 7r, all are postally used, mainly fresh and F/VF, all valuable stamps are properly expertized, C.v. $1,090
sold
1137  1048
1918, parcel COD card with money declare from Poltava to Vishnevets (Volyn Gub.), franked by seven values, including 7r green and rose in vertical pair and block of three with black overprint (type 2), postal punches and slits for security purposes, arrival ds on reverse, fine and rare franking, C.v. $860 for stamps off cover
230.00
1138 */U   1184/219

Odessa
The Jaroslav Terlecky Collection on Exhibition Style Pages of Type 5a

1918, 93 mint and used (43) stamps, including 28 inverted overprints and 4 tete-beche pairs, some valuable high values, 2 stamps unlisted and2 listed, but not priced in Cat and etc., nice quality material (one stamp with postal punch), full/large part of OG or used, mostly VF, properly expertized by J. Bulat, C.v. is $5,700++
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
sold
1139 **/*   1848-2063

Podilia

1918, black overprint (type 11bb) on perforated 10k dark blue, top and bottom sheet margin vertical strip of five, bottom stamp with correcting overprint of type 14b, full OG, NH or LH (2), VF, expertized by Dr. Seichter
sold
1140 */U   1874/95
1918, black trident overprint (type 12b) on 12 perforated and imperforated stamps, including three postally used values, full/large part of OG or used, F/VF, valuable stamps expertized by J. Bulat, C.v. $464
sold
1141  1935
1918, black overprint (type 12cc) on imperforated 1r dark brown, pale brown and orange, neat postal cancellation, VF and scarce, expertized by J. Bulat, the stamp is listed, but has no price in the Cat.
sold
1142 */U   1956/68
1918, black overprint (type 12dd) on perforated 3k, 20k, 70k and 3.50r, in addition overprint (type 12e) on perforated 35k, 50k and 70k, the total is seven values, full OG, LH/hinged or used (1), VF, all are properly expertized, C. v. $291
sold
1143  1959
1918, black overprint (type 12dd) on 50k brown violet and green, postally used, nice appearing, VF, the stamp is listed, but has no price in the Cat.
115.00
1144  
1918, black overprint (type 13a) on 1k orange, horizontal imperforated pair, postal Derazhnya cancellation on a piece, fresh, VF and very rare, expertized by Dr. Seichter, this stamp is not listed in the Bulat Cat., Ukrainian Specialized #29.5.40, not priced
575.00