Issues of 1858-1912 - Stamp Auctions

Lot 6 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

Lot 6 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

1875-79, 7k, 8k, 10k and 20k, set of four values in top left sheet margin (full or partial) blocks of four on horizontally laid paper, full OG, NH, VF, Est. $1,000-$1,200

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Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912
Lot 13 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

Lot 13 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

1906, 5r blue, green and light blue, perforation 11 1/2, horizontal pair with label at left, slight gum wave just mentioned for a record, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, especially in pair, C.v. $2,900, Est. $1,200-$1,500

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Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912
Lot 10 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

Lot 10 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

1889-92, 7r black and yellow, bottom sheet margin single printed on horizontally laid paper, the ''key'' stamp from the set, full OG, barest trace of hinge, VF, C.v. $190, Est. $100-$140

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Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912
Lot 7 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

Lot 7 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

1883, 2k dark bluish green, imperforated single with balanced margins on horizontally laid paper, background is slightly shifted to the left, bold color and strong impression clearly visible on reverse, redistributed part of original gum, VF and rare variety, C.v. $1,100, Est. $500-$600

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Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912
Lot 15 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

Lot 15 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

1912-16, 20k blue and carmine, 50k lilac and green, two stamps with background in addition printed on gum side in unfolded blocks of four, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, RES $200-$250

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Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912
Lot 8 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

Lot 8 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

1889-92, 1k orange, right sheet margin imperforated block of four with large red ''Obrazets'' initials, printed on horizontally laid paper, slight mostly marginal folds and minor full original gum soiling, NH, VF and rare, especially in multiple, Est. $500-$600

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Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912
Lot 1 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

Lot 1 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

1858, 10k brown and blue, perforation 14 1/2x15 (slightly defected), numeral watermark ''1'', used on entre letter from St. Petersburg to Narva, tied by experimental dotted ''1'' cancellation (with extra two pairs dots in front and behind of ''1''), pre-philatelic two-line St. Petersburg red ''22.FEB.1858'' date stamp is alongside, F/VF, Est. $200- $250

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Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912
Lot 2 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

Lot 2 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

1864, 3k black and green with perforation 12 1/2, 5k black and lilac, 10k brown and blue, both with perforation 14 1/2x15 on paper without watermark, all used on entire wrapper from St. Petersburg to Amsterdam, three markings ''Franco'', arrival ds on reverse, F/VF and scarce two issues franking, Est. $250-$300

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Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912
Lot 9 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

Lot 9 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

1889-92, 3.50r black and gray, 7r black and yellow, set of two high values on horizontally laid paper, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $240, Est. $150-$200

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Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912
Lot 3 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

Lot 3 - Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912 - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #91

1866-70, 1k-20k, complete set of six, perforation 14 1/2x15, printed on horizontally laid paper, three stamps with margins, full OG, NH, VF, Est. $200-$250

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Imperial Russia Issues of 1858-1912