373rd Auction

23-27 June 2020 in Wiesbaden

Lot no.87

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for140 €
1806, “WILNA”, red straight line to reverse to letter sheet with handwritten tax “6” to Leipzig, vertical fold, otherwise fine  
Lot no.88

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for100 €
1807(ca.), “ВUЛЬНО” with line, clear red strike to reverse to sheet letter, wax seal not complete and on front small paper fault, otherwise fine   
Lot no.89

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for300 €
1812, “Wilno”, handwritten in black on small entire letter (dated 27.7.) to Paris with handwritten tax “19” (Decimes) and arrival mark, fine, rare soldier letter of French Grande Armee  
Lot no.90

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for340 €
1812, “No. 11 GRANDE ARMÉE”, red double line on entire letter from “Bechenkowtsky” (Vilnius area) with text and autograph “le General Division ou Intendant…” to Vilnius, fine  
Lot no.91

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold for550 €
1812, "No. 20 PORT PAYE GRANDE ARMÉE", red double line on entire letter from Vilnius to French, fine, rare
Lot no.92

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold for500 €
1812, "BAU.GAL. GRANDE ARMÉE", red double line on entire letter from Vilnius to Strasbourg with black tax mark “30” on reverse, folds
Lot no.93

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for320 €
1813, “ВИЛЬНО No. 19 МАРТЬ13”, red double line to reverse to envelope to Wolkowysk, reverse with complete wax seal, fine  
Lot no.94

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for120 €
1817, “ВUЛЬНО”, black straight line to reverse to envelope with wax seal, fine  
Lot no.95

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for120 €
1819, “ВИЛЬНО”, black straight line to reverse to envelope with wax seal, fine  
Lot no.96

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for600 €
1821, “Wilna”, red straight line clear on letter sheet with transit marks “RUS” and “AT” and red boxed “AUTRICHE PAR HUNINGUE” to Paris, reverse wax seal cut out, otherwise fine, sign. Mikstein  
Lot no.97

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for280 €
1823, “WILNA No. 4.OKTOBRA 1823”, red double line on envelope to Alexota with arrival mark on front, fine  
Lot no.98

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold forUnsold
1845, “WILNO 184(5)” with handwritten date “18.4.”, clear on entire letter via Tilsit with German transit marks “AUS RUSSLAND FRANCO-TOUT” and “PPayé” to Saint Péray with French transit marks and arrival mark, fine  
Lot no.99

Condition

6

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold forUnsold
1847, “WILNO 184(7)” with handwritten date “7.2.”, clear on letter sheet with part of text and handwritten endorsement “p. Varsovie” via Tilsit with German transit mark “AUS RUSSLAND FRANCO-TOUT” to Germany  
Lot no.100

Condition

6

Catalogue no.RusslandU7A

Opening80 €
Sold for64 €
1855/61, postal stationery envelope 10 k., size A, used from “ВИЛЬНЮ 14. АПР.1857”, opened with small cut, otherwise fine  
Lot no.101

Condition

Catalogue no.Russland1

Opening250 €
Sold for320 €
1857, 10 k. deep brown and pal blue, good to large margins all around, tied by pen stroke and cds. “ВИЛЬНЮ…1858”, fine, signed Mikulski with certificate (1993)
Lot no.102

Condition

(6)

Catalogue no.Russland1

Opening400 €
Sold for1.300 €
1857, 10 k. deep brown and pal blue, small to good margins all around, tied cds. “ВИЛЬНЮ 9 МАЯ 1858” to cover front to Nowogrodku, fine, signed Richter  
Lot no.103

Condition

6

Catalogue no.Russland68,Z1

Opening150 €
Sold for240 €
1910, 7 k. blue and court delivery stamp 15 k. blue on rose tied by cds. “ВИЛЬНА-ЛУКИШКИ 16.12.” to registered cover with arrival mark, rought opened at right, otherwise fine, signed Mikulski, very rare  
Lot no.104

Condition

6

Catalogue no.Russland68,Z2

Opening100 €
Sold for80 €
1912, 7 k. blue and court delivery stamp 15 k. black on orange tied by cds. “ВИЛЬНА 1.11.” to registered cover to Podbroz with arrival mark, rought opened at top, otherwise fine, signed Mikulski
Lot no.105

Condition

6

Catalogue no.RusslandU54B

Opening150 €
Sold for120 €
1914, postal stationery envelope Romanow 14 k. used as registered cover from “ВИЛЬНА 23.7.” with bilingual registered machine cancel “…R.Vilna centr. 593..”, vertical fold, otherwise fine, very rare
Lot no.507

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening200 €
Sold forUnsold
ODESSA POST OFFICE 1873 and 1875: Two leather bound books in which counter receipts for letters sent from Odessa post office have been posted. Rare
Lot no.508

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold forUnsold
1890, Lettre de Voiture and 2 declarations issued by Kamenka post office (Penza Guberniya), very fresh and unusual (3 items)
Lot no.509

Condition

6

Catalogue no.Russ.33 + Lev. 19

Opening200 €
Sold forUnsold
1891, Cover from Omsk, franked with 1884/88, 7 k. blue, via Odessa and Constantinople to Mt. Athos, here taxed and Russian Levante 1884/90, 10 k. red/green applied, tied by blue "ROPiT ATHOS"; Levante stamp with slightly rounded corner, otherwise fine
Lot no.510

Condition

6

Catalogue no.Russ.33+ Turk. 70

Opening300 €
Sold forUnsold
1892, Registered cover from St. Petersburg, franked 1884/88, 7 k. blue, addressed to Mt. Athos and transported via "ODESSA" and "ROPiT CONSTANTINOPEL", in Mt. Athos taxed with Turkey 1892, 20 pa. applied, cancelled by pen strokes (as usual at Mt. Athos), adjacent Turkish arrival mark of October 9, 1892; to the envelope applied bilingual printed cover front "Lettre chargée"
Lot no.511

Condition

6

Catalogue no.Russ.Lev. 19

Opening150 €
Sold for130 €
"ROPiT ATHOS" (Tschill. 183) in black on horizontal strip of 3 Russian Levante 10 k. red/green on reverse of registered envelope to Russia, re-directed and returned, cover crease affecting one stamp and cover slightly roughly opened
Lot no.512

Condition

6

Catalogue no.Russ.Lev. 19

Opening200 €
Sold for260 €
"ROPiT ATHOS" (Tschill. 181) in violet on vertical pair Russian Levante 10 k. red/green on reverse of registered envelope with frontside boxed "REGISTERED ATHOS" 1899 to Russia and returned with transit and arrival marks
Lot no.513

Condition

6

Catalogue no.Russ. 49x

Opening100 €
Sold for80 €
1899, Registed envelope from Moscow to Mt. Athos with provisional register label of the 23rd Moscow telegraph office
Lot no.514

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold for130 €
PORT ARTHUR, 1900: Pre-printed money letter to Mt. Athos via Odessa, weak strike "PORT ARTHUR" crossed date cds.
Lot no.515

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening80 €
Sold for80 €
PORT ARTHUR, money letter to Mt. Athos with blurred strike "PORT ARTHUR" crossed date cds. in violet, Odessa transit
Lot no.516

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening80 €
Sold for120 €
PORT ARTHUR, Money letter to Mt. Athos, weak Port Arthur crossed date cds. 1901, Odessa transit
Lot no.517

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for220 €
PORT ARTHUR Money letter to Mt. Athos with good strike "PORT ARTHUR" crossed dated cds. in violet, also straight line "PORT ARTHUR", Odessa transit
Lot no.518

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening120 €
Sold for180 €
PORT ARTHUR to Mt. Athos with fair strike "PORT ARTHUR" crossed date cds. 1901, also straight line "PORT ARTHUR" in violet, Odessa transit
Lot no.519

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold for160 €
PORT ARTHUR, 1901: Money letter via Odessa to Mt. Athos, clear strike Port Arthur cds with crossed date and straight line "PORT ARTHUR" in violet
Lot no.520

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening300 €
Sold for650 €
1898, Money letter to Mt. Athos with recently recorded Zemstvo cancellation of "NIZHNEDEVITSKAYAR ZEMSKAYA POCHTA". One other example known of which the full description is enclosed. Clear strike in violet on front of cover
Lot no.521

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold forUnsold
End of 19th century, two different pre-printed  PEREVOD forms, one for transfers to Russian monasteries on Mt. Athos, fresh mint condition, plus two pre-printed envelops
Lot no.522

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening100 €
Sold forUnsold
1917 (December), Unfranked letter from Russia to Mt. Athos, Russian postage due cachet, Greek censor, Greek arrival mark of Karyes. Rare!
Lot no.523

Condition

Catalogue no.

Opening150 €
Sold forUnsold
1919, Underfranked letter ("T" marking in red, but no postage due indicated) sent from White controlled South Russia via Odessa (boxed censorship) to Mt. Athos, via Thessaloniki with Greek censorship. Rare