Lots 1404 - 1415 of Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021.

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Lots 1404 - 1415,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc

 
RUSSIAN OFFICES IN CHINA
 
Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
1404  24 1875-80's, 20k blue and orange, printed on horizontally laid paper, a part of two-line boxed "Tientsin. Pocht. Kont." marking, mostly VF and scarce according to Tchilinghirian (fig. 483)
85.00
1405  1-8 1899-1904, blue or red diagonal overprint "Kitai" on 1k-1r, complete set of eight, printed on horizontally laid paper, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, C.v. $168
sold
1406  cover  2 1903, mixed franking postcard from Newchwang (October 19) via Russian PO at Hinkou (Yingkou) to Hungary, franked by Chinese 4c brown (tied by violet oval Peking marking) and a pair of red overprint "Kitai" on 2k green, "Yinkou. Field Telegraph Office of Priamursky Region. 7.X.1903. Serial 1" date stamp, all transits and Budapest "8.Nov.1903" arrival are alongside, mostly VF and rare. The Port of Newchwang (Yingkou, Hinkou) is the only Treaty Port in Manchuria situated at Lyao River. Russian Troops were entered Newchwang on August 5, 1900. Mail to Europe was routed through the Russian PO at Hinkou for transit to the Trans-Siberian Railway. All mail must have both Chinese and Russian franking of the same value
860.00
1407  11a 1904-08, red diagonal overprint "Kitai" on 10k dark blue, inverted groundwork variety, printed on vertically laid paper, a part of date stamp cancellation, pulled one tip of perforation at right, still fine and very rare stamp, C. v.$14,500 for unused and no price for used example
N/A
1408  24/47 1910-16, black, blue or red diagonal overprint "Kitai" on 1k-5r, set of 22, no both 14k stamps, but with extra 10k light blue and official reprint of 5r with black overprint, all are printed on paper with vertical varnish lines, full OG,LH or previously hinged, F/VF
sold
1409  45 var 1916, blue diagonal overprint "Kitai" on 1r brown, dark brown and orange, perforation 12 1/2 instead of 13 1/2, practically complete Russian PO in Shanghai cancellation, VF and scarce, PF certificate, the stamp islisted in the M. Kramarenko Cat. #39 IIA, C.v. $650
290.00
1410  50/63, 64-70, var 1917, black diagonal surcharges in "cents" and "dollars" on 1k-10r, set of 24 (less perforated stamp of 14c/14k) with two additional inverted surcharges and high values bearing surcharges at 38 and 43 degree angles, full OG,some NH, mainly LH/hinged, VF, C.v. $380++
sold
1411  cover  74    Chinese Eastern Railroad
1911, incoming postcard from Moscow to CER station Handaokhetze, franked by 3k red, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce
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220.00
1412  74-75, 78, 92    Kulja or Qulja (Yining, Uyghur Autonomous Region of China) Russian Possessions in China (Kitai Vlad.)
1914- 15, 3k red and 7k blue with postmark type 409 by Tchilinghirian; 2k green (repaired) and Romanov Dynasty 7k brown with type 410, mainly fresh and VF looking unit
sold
RS
Harbin issue
RS
1413  73 var 1920, blue surcharge 2c on 2k green, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, expert's sign on reverse, M. Kramarenko Cat. #2, C.v. $350
sold
1414  73 var 1920, blue surcharge 2c on 2k green, neat Yaomyn postal cancellation, fresh, VF, M. Kramarenko Cat. #2, C.v. $400
sold
RS
Collection
RS
1415  1/80    Clean Starting Collection on Scott Album Pages
1899- 1920, 64 mostly mint stamps, including No. 1-7, 4/22 (no 10k, 50k and 10r), 24-47, 50-63, 73-77, 79 (pair) and 80 (neatly used), apparently nice condition, full OG, LH orhinged, F/VF, C.v. almost $800
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sold

Lots 1404 - 1415,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc