371st Auction

24-28 September 2019 in Wiesbaden

Lot no.359

Condition

Catalogue no.1

Opening300 €
Sold for380 €
1857, Coat of arms 10 k. darkbrown/blue, good to wide margins with clear strike of numeral "104" BELOSTOK, fine
Lot no.360

Condition

Catalogue no.1

Opening300 €
Sold for310 €
1857, Coat of arms 10 k. darkbrown/blue, good to wide margins with clear strike of oval numeral "9" TAUROGGEN and small part of blue senders cachet, fine, signed Senf
Lot no.361

Condition

Catalogue no.1

Opening150 €
Sold for120 €
1857, Coat of arms 10 k. darkbrown/blue, good to wide margins with pen cross, fine
Lot no.362

Condition

5

Catalogue no.1

Opening250 €
Sold forUnsold
1857, Coat of arms 10 k. darkbrown/blue, close to wide margins tied by two-line cancel to small piece, tiny corner crease away from design, otherwise fine
Lot no.363

Condition

1

Catalogue no.3P1a, 3P2a

Opening1.000 €
Sold forUnsold
1858, Coat of arms 20k. dark-green/violet, color trial with and without watermark, unused, one short perf at upper left, otherwise fine
Lot no.364

Condition

Catalogue no.4x

Opening700 €
Sold for1.100 €
1858, Coat of arms 30 k. rose-carmine and green on thin paper with numeral "443", fine, signed Ferchenbauer with certificate, rare (Mi. 3.500,-)
Lot no.365

Condition

0

Catalogue no.18-23x

Opening250 €
Sold for200 €
1866, Coat of arms 1-30k. on horizontally laid paper, fresh colour and nice centering, mint never hinged, fine
Lot no.366

Condition

0 4

Catalogue no.34-35

Opening100 €
1884, Coat of arms 14 and 35k. as block of four with upper sheet margin resp. gutter, fresh color and good centering, mint never hinged, fine
Lot no.367

Condition

Catalogue no.38-39 Forgery

Opening100 €
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1884, Coat of arms 3,50-7rbl., Fournier forgery as imperforated strip of three with margin and handstamp "Faux", in addition two fake cancellations, mounted in part of original page
Lot no.368

Condition

6

Catalogue no.64IIBc, 69IIAc

Opening80 €
Sold forUnsold
1908/18, 2 k. imperforated and 10 k. perforated in strip of 3, tied by Japanese cds. "TSURUGA 8.3.18" to envelope with Wladiwostok sender's seal to Osaka with frontside boxed "PAQUEBOT", envelope with transportation marks
Lot no.369

Condition

6

Catalogue no.66IIAb

Opening80 €
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4 k. perforated, horizontal strip of 3 tied to postcard from Wladiwostok with adjacent censor mark 1919 to Japan with arrival mark on front
Lot no.370

Condition

6

Catalogue no.75IIA

Opening80 €
Sold for64 €

50 k. perforated, tied by oval railway mark "URGA-242-IRKUTSK .. 7.19" to reverse of cover with additional strike on front with contents of a czechoslovakian soldier to Irkutsk

Lot no.371

Condition

1

Catalogue no.103-106A/COBRASEZ

Opening100 €
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1915, War Charity 1-10 k. complete and also additional 1 k., all with overprint "OBRASEZ", different perf., unused, some adhesion on the 3 k., mostly fine 
Lot no.372

Condition

0

Catalogue no.104CUr

Opening150 €
Sold for160 €
3 k. red and grey, perf. 13 1/2, imperforated at right with sheet margin, unmounted mint, fine
Lot no.373

Condition

6

Catalogue no.170a,170d

Opening100 €
Sold for300 €
1922, Famine Relief 250 r. on 35 k. blue with black overprint in block of 4 and 250 r. on 35 k. blue with yellow-orange overprint in block of 4, all tied by cds. "PETROGRAD 8.2.22" to registered cover with another uncalled stamp on reverse to Khlebnikovo with arrival mark, cover slight shortened at left, otherwise fine
Lot no.374

Condition

6

Catalogue no.U30C

Opening100 €
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1883/84, envelope 7 kr. with shifted up value stamp, unused, slight spots and light vertical fold at left, otherwise fine
Lot no.375

Condition

6

Catalogue no.S4Proof

Opening800 €
Sold forUnsold
1891, wrapper 2 k. green Farbergé Proof with inscription "ПОЧТОВАЯ БАНДЕРОЛЬ" (Postage banderol), unused, slight spots at right, otherwise fine, scarce
Lot no.376

Condition

2

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for120 €
1890, Distillery Tax 1k.-25r., complete set with very fresh colors, without gum, very scarce like this, it is believed that mint stamps where made available to some prominent collector at the time
Lot no.377

Condition

2

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for80 €
1890/92, Distillery Tax, 1,10 and 50k. and 1-10r. and 1892 1k., without gum, very scarce like this, it is believed that mint stamps where made available to some prominent collector at the time
Lot no.378

Condition

2

Catalogue no.

Opening250 €
Sold for380 €
1892, Maria Feodorovna Charities Playing Card Tax, Pelican and Emblems on trumps 30k., the iconic and rare label, beautifully engraved by the State Printing Works, very fine
Lot no.379

Condition

0 4

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold for220 €
FISCALS: 1907, General Issue 3rbl. tête-bêche block of 16 with large typographed red overprint "ОБРАЗЕЦЪ", mint never hinged, a very fine and attractive multiple
Lot no.380

Condition

0 4

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold for180 €
FISCALS: 1907, General Issue 5rbl. tête-bêche block of 16 with large typographed red overprint "ОБРАЗЕЦЪ", mint never hinged, a very fine and attractive multiple
Lot no.381

Condition

1

Catalogue no.

Opening120 €
Sold forUnsold
EUPATORIA: 1870/80s, Court fee, a corner marginal "MAPKA" stamp dated "187..." and one dated "188...", but without town name but identified by Marcovich as Euptoria, scarce and fine
Lot no.382

Condition

1 2

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for110 €
MOSCOW: Orphans Court, 20k. perforated orange with Faberge pencil note and 40-60k. and 1r. imperforated plus 60k. perforated, scarce, fine
Lot no.383

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for90 €
SARATOV: 1882, Court fees, undivided pair with both "KVITANSIA" and "MARKA" halfes, the left side ungummed, the right gummed, fine and scarce
Lot no.384

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold forUnsold
REVOLUTION: 1917, November. Registered commercial cover from DRUZKOVKA EKAT(ERINOSLAV) 5 11 17 sent to The Hague. Moscow and, as mail to a neutral country, British censorship. Of significant historical interest for a very long and detailed letter written in French during the early stages of the Bolshevik seizure of power and describing the breakdown of factory discipline, intimidation, drunken street violence, railway and telegraph disruption, and more. Heavily censored, damaging the paper - to prevent further damage a photocopy of the text is provided for Auction viewing pruposes, togehter with part English translation
Lot no.385

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening120 €
Sold forUnsold
CIVIAL-WAR: 1920 (April) Insured parcel form sent from EKATERINODAR to Kostroma guberniya, charged at the Red Army rate of 1rbl. 25k. per Funt and excatly franked to 43rbl. and 70k. with Kuban overprinted adhesives all on front of card, an attractive item, ex Robert Taylor
Lot no.386

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold forUnsold
CIVIAL-WAR: 1920 (May) registered cover from Alexandrovsk-Grushevski to Simlyannasskayar, a rare example of private correspondence during the early Soviet period, correctly franked to the RSFSR rate of 10rbl. using Denikon adhesives, notably a strip of three of the 3r. perforated, roughtly opened
Lot no.387

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for150 €
CIVIAL-WAR: 1920 (June), Money Transfer from used to send 2000 rbl. from KISLOVODSK to Vologda, exactly franked front and back at 2% with 40 copies of the Kuban 1rbl. surcharge on 3k. perforated, despite fold and slight imperfections a very attractive item, ex Robert Tayler
Lot no.388

Condition

0 4

Catalogue no.4AII var

Opening120 €
Sold forUnsold
Kuban Government: 1r. on 3k. carmine, block of six from the upper left sheet margin, the upper without surcharge, mint never hinged, upper right stamp with crease, otherwise a fine and attractive multiple, signed Eichenthal
Lot no.389

Condition

0 4

Catalogue no.8BK,11AK

Opening150 €
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25r. on 3k. imperforated and 25r. on 25k., each as block of six with inverted overprint, mint never hinged, 3k. some stains in the margin, 25k. with ageing spots, otherwise fine
Lot no.390

Condition

3 4

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
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MINSK: 1921, (250 R) on 2k. green block of six with cds. "MINSK 17 2 22", minor imperfections as always, otherwise fine
Lot no.391

Condition

6

Catalogue no.1b

Opening500 €
Sold for800 €
MINSK: 1920, "250r" violet cachet on 2k. green block of eight, tied by cds. "BORISOV MINSK 2 9 21" to private registered cover addressed to Jewish Daily Forward in New York, with Mosow censor mark and New York receiver, multiple with some faults, a very rare and attractive item
Lot no.392

Condition

3

Catalogue no.9I

Opening100 €
Sold for120 €
SEMJONOW: 1920, "руь" overprint type I on 20k. seperated block of four with appropriate cds., fine (similar offered in Lipschutz sale 1994, lot 2303)
Lot no.393

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening400 €
Sold forUnsold
Assembly of seven original documents in French and Russian plus three photographed documents from the archive of Sredinsky, the Postmaster, with details of the preparation of the stamps by the printer Yessayan and, notably, a typed document in French which is an attempt to persuade the Allied powers occupying Constantinople to allow the conversion of the existing "Poste Russe" (which used a handstamp) into a stamp-issuing authority. Unique collection.
Lot no.394

Condition

0 4

Catalogue no.4AK

Opening120 €
Sold for96 €
1919, 1r. on 4k. perforated block of four with inverted overprint, mint never hinged, fine, signed Sovjet Philatelic Assoc.