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Lot 1378 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

Lot 1378 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection - Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

PRE-ADHESIVE PERIOD: 1810, the second Wenden straight line marking in capital Latin letters measuring 4x31mm, applied on entire letter from St. Petersburg to Riga, wax seal on reverse, mounted on original page from the Collection, VF and scarce, Est. $150-$200

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russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection
Lot 1384 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

Lot 1384 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection - Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

1893, plate proof of 2k in black for frame only, imperforated complete sheet of 144 (18x8), printed on white wove ungummed paper, folded once between 9th and 10th vertical rows, scotch tape mounts at right margin, stamps are not affected, VF, unique and unlisted item, Est. $5,000-$6,000

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russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection
Lot 1389 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

Lot 1389 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection - Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

1915, stationery envelope 3k/5k brown violet, uprated by two Romanov Dynasty stamps and sent by registered mail from Wenden to Grodno, manuscript ''From Mail Box'' on reverse, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF, Est. $100-$150

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russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection
Lot 1379 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

Lot 1379 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection - Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

1863-64, group of nine original stamps, including four for No. L4 and L4a, three for No.L4b and two for No.L5, eight unused and one used, most with nice margins all around, F/VF, C.v. $895, Est. $300-$400

Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection
Lot 1387 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

Lot 1387 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection - Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

1901, Wenden Castle, 2k dark green and brown, two panes of 25 with vertical gutter in the middle and horizontal at the bottom, groups 1 and 2 from printer's sheet of 150, some perf separation and reinforcement in the middle, mounted on page from the Collection, full OG, mainly NH, VF and beautiful item, Est. $750-$800

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russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection
Lot 1380 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

Lot 1380 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection - Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

1864, 2k rose and green, side margin horizontal tete-beche pair, excellent quality in every respect, full OG, LH, VF and extremely rare, the RPS certificate, according to A. Faberge only 5 pairs recorded, this one is definitely the best in existence, C.v. $2,500, which doesn't correctly reflect the rarity of that item, Est. $2,000-$3,000

Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection
Lot 1388 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

Lot 1388 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection - Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

1901, Wenden Castle, 2k dark green and brown, left sheet margin imperforated pane of 25 (third group in printers sheet of 150 (25 x 2x3), in addition bottom sheet margin block of four, all representing two major types of stamps, pane folded horizontally between 3rd and 4th rows, all mounted on page from a Collection, full OG, mainly NH, VF and a spectacular couple, C.v. $1,400 as 14 hinged pairs, Est. $600-$800

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russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection
Lot 1381 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

Lot 1381 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection - Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

1868 (November 1), cover from Wenden district to Nuremberg (Germany), franked by (2k) rose and green, paid for local delivery, in Wenden Imperial Post Office uprated by 1k, 3k and 10k on horizontally laid paper, Riga transit and red Prussian postmarks, Nuremberg arrival ds on reverse, wax seal removed, mostly VF and reportedly unique cover, Z. Mikulski certificate mentioned - just a few mixed franking covers to Germany are known, Est. $5,000-$6,000

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russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection
Lot 1376 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

Lot 1376 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection - Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

PRE-ADHESIVE PERIOD: 1770 (January 26), cover from Wenden to Pernau, addressed to well-known dealers Schmidt and Till, wax seal on reverse, VF and rare, expertized by Z. Mikulski, Est. $200-$300

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russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection
Lot 1382 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

Lot 1382 - russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection - Raritan Stamps Inc. Auction #93 Worldwide Air Post stamps and postal history, Zeppelin Flight items, philatelic rarities of the World

1865, (2k) rose and green with Arms in the center, affixed on entire letter locally sent in Wenden district, the stamp remained uncancelled (probably delivered by private courier), wax seal on reverse, mostly VF, Est. $150-$200

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russia. wenden A Part of the Livonia Highly Awarded Collection