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Stamp auction - 29 June 2016 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 29 June 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 153 - Russia
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Used (on letter or envelope)
IMPERIAL ISSUES incl. an interesting group of postcards with various cancellations, registered covers with attractive wax seals (4), uprated stationery incl. provisional 3k item etc. (35) £80 to 100 £115.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1834 entire letter from Riga to Bordeaux with Riga m/s on reverse, h/stamp TTR4/HAMBOURG in black, red h/stamp ALLEMAGNE/PGIVET, also Bordeaux arrival of 9 Aug 1834. Scarce. (1 entire) £40 to 50 £40.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1838 26th Aug entire letter written from St. Petersburg to Nicolas, Belgium with full red c.d.s. Anvers 20 Sep and Nicolas 21 Sep, also lovely full strike of Succursale De La Banque De Belgium, Anvers in black. Scarce item. (1 entire) £40 to 50 £46.00
Unusual collection in album incl. Poland 1860 10k U (SG.1), Ingermanland 1920-50, Latvia 1940 set to 5l U, 1940 LTSR ovpts M, Azerbaijan 1919-20 issues, also bogus set Armenia, issues for Batum, Georgia. Good range Transcaucasian Fed, Ukraine incl. un-issued, Turkestan, Tannou Tuva, Western Army White Russia etc. Interesting lot, must be viewed to be appreciated. (many 100's) £120 to 150 £210.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1862 outer letter sheet to Pernau, bearing 1858 P.12½ 10k blue & brown with superb Riga '38' numeral cancel in three concentric rings of dots, arrival d/stamp. Scarce. (1 cover) £55 to 75 £55.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1862 outer letter sheet to Pernau, bearing 10k blue & brown Arms (SG.5) with superb numeral 'I' in three concentric rings, cancel of St. Petersburg, also red 2 Oct c.d.s. at left & arrival d/stamp of 6th Oct on reverse. Scarce. (1 cover) £55 to 75 £74.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1864 outer letter sheet to Pernau, bearing 1858 P.12½ 10k blue & brown with Riga c.d.s 8 Oct 1864 & arrival d/stamp 11 Oct at left. Scarce. (1 cover) £50 to 60 £50.00
Collection in album 1868-1920's, some duplicated Arms Types, mainly U, also six covers/cards incl. attractive 1898 reg. cover St. Petersburg to Dresden, 1902-05 P.13½ 3r50 corner pair M, 1905 Orphans M & FU, range of Arms to 7r (3) & 10r, 1909-12 2k, 7k & 20k panes of 25 M, 1913 Romanovs to 5k (2) mostly U, War Charity issues mainly M, Currency stamps Surcharges 1917 to 5k M, 1916-17 Currency stamps M, 1921 Charity M, various Surcharges, 1932 Rostov set M, 1922 Philately Perf set of four M, Air (2), 1923 100r block of nine - centre stamp 70r error M etc. Also includes a further 14 covers or cards from 1900 to 1923. Fine lot, many blocks throughout etc. (many 100's) £200 to 250 £410.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1874 10k brown postal stationery envelope addressed to St. Petersburg, uprated with 10k brown & blue adhesive (Yv.26) tied by Krakow c.d.s, reverse three b/stamps. £40 to 50 £40.00
1950-57, 1964-99 chiefly UM run through collection neatly presented in 12 multi ring albums & a stock book incl. a few M & VFU, generally a complete run through of sets & M/Sheets with good thematics throughout. Also a few early Arms sets 1883-86 1k to 70k fine M, 1889-92 set 1k to 7r fine M, 1902-05 set 1k to 7c fine M, 1913 Tercentenary set fine M, finally an album of Moldavia 1991-96. Nice lot, well worth inspecting. £400 to 600 £350.00
Collection in album 1922-23 with a fine range of M & U issues, perf & imperf defins to 5r, Airs, Surcharges & commems etc. Also 1924 reg cover with 40k Philatelic Tax stamps to GB. Very high catalogue value. (several 100's) Cat. £1800+ £300 to 350 £310.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
Covers & cards (mainly 1950's) with a few later & earlier incl. WWII triangular censored military letters (6), military propaganda cards, good variety of commercial & philatelic mail. (50) £80 to 100 £64.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
RUSSIAN LEVANT 1913 reg envelope to Germany bearing Levant 2½p on 25k green & purple (Yv.171) and 3½p on 35k lilac & green (Yv.172), tied by 'Constantinople Ropit Post Office' d/stamp, with reg label and Maniz arrival on reverse. £50 to 60 £56.00
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