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Stamp auction - 2 April 2019 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 2 April 2019. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 160 - Russia
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1858 Perf 12½ 20k orange & blue FU, SG.6. (1) Cat. £190 £40 to 50 £50.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1861 outer letter sheet from Riga to Libau bearing 1858 Perf 12½ 10k blue & brown with numeral pmk in three concentric circles of dots, arrival b/stamp etc. Scarce. £50 to 60 £50.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1864 printed letter sheet bearing 1858 Perf 12½ 10k blue & brown, Moscow c.d.s 20.NOV.64, arrival b/stamp. Scarce. £40 to 50 £52.00
1864-65 Perf 12½ 1k black & yellow superb, fresh UM, SG.9. (1) Cat. £375 £95 to 125 N/S
Used on piece or front
1864-65 Perf 14½ x 15 1k, 3k & 30k, VFU on small piece with double ring c.d.s, SG.12, 13, 17. Scarce. (1 piece) Cat. £167 £50 to 60 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1865 outer letter sheet bearing 1858 Perf 12½ 10k blue & brown with Riga c.d.s. to Pernau (arrival b/stamp). Scarce. £45 to 55 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1865 outer letter sheet bearing 1858 Perf 12½ 10k blue & brown with very fine Pernau c.d.s 11.MAY.64. £50 to 60 £110.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1872 entire from Odessa to Marseille bearing Arms Perf 14½ x 14 horizontally laid paper 1k strip of three and two singles, 3k single & 5k strip of three & single, Odessa c.d.s, also h/stamp A/PD, Marseille arrival b/stamp, one 5k affected by light fold in entire. A very attractive & rare item. £160 to 200 £170.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1874 outer letter sheet from St. Petersburg to Lyon bearing 1866-75 Arms horizontally laid paper, 3k strip of three, 10k & 20k (SG.19D, 21, 22) neat St. Petersburg c.d.s, Lyon arrived d/stamp & red P/D boxed h/stamp, very scarce & attractive. (1 entire) £120 to 150 N/S
1875-1990 predominantly FU collection of stamps & m/sheets housed in 2 multi ring albums & 3 stock books. £120 to 140 £180.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1894 registered cover bearing on reverse pair 10k, Tyra c.d.s. 16.MAR.94, also Ropit c.d.s, Odessa c.d.s. two types, Galata transit 9.JUNE.94 and rare Mount Athos arrival 10.JUN.94, minor imperfections but a very rare item. £200 to 250 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1894 registered cover bearing pair 10k on reverse Tyra c.d.s. 6.MAY.94, Ropit c.d.s (two diff), Odessa c.d.s etc. plus Mount Athos c.d.s. 27.MAY.94, some slight imperfections but a very rare item. £200 to 250 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1915 reg cover from Varsovie to Geneva bearing Romanov 20k (damaged - defaced), Czar c.d.s, red oval h/stamp at left, red 198 h/stamp & large Red Cross h/stamp, b/stamp Geneva & red c.d.s. Very scarce. £50 to 75 N/S
SOUTH RUSSIA small collection of stamps with Kuban Govt on Arms Imperf 25k, 50k, 70k, 1r (two types) & 25k, Perf Arms 25k, 50k, 70k & 1r (two types), 3r, 10r, 25r. Varieties Imperf 1r 'square stop' & 1r 'comma for stop,' Perf Arms inverted Surcharge on 25k, 1r on 3k, 25r on 14k red & blue and 25r on 25k violet & green. Don Govt 1918 Imperf set of three, Perf set of five, also Perf 25k inverted Surcharge. Kuban Govt 1918-20 Savings Bank 10r on 1k red, all M, SG.18a small stain. (33) Cat. £660. £150 to 180 £160.00
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1919 (9 Nov) Western Army Imperf 40k on 5k brown-lilac complete half sheet of fifty (two panes of 25) with Plate '3' UM (odd marginal crease & small tone), SG.55. (50) Cat. £8000 £300 to 400 N/S
West Ukraine 1919 on Austria 2sh to 4k (excl. 30sh), all FU, 3k on granite paper, all expertised, SG.7/22a. Scarce group. (15) Cat. £515 £125 to 150 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1920's-40's postal history accumulation with a wide variety of single & mixed frankings, many registered, destinations incl. several to England. (52) £100 to 120 £360.00
1923 (1 May) Charity 4r + 4r on 500r in gold (3), in silver (2), 2r + 2r on 250r (3) one on Pelure, 1r + 1r on 10r (4), all in gold, all very fresh M, several expertised incl. one SG.319a, SG.315a. Scarce group. (12) Cat. £1532 £350 to 400 £350.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933-42 patriotic propaganda postcards showing Military strength , planes in flight, Russians meeting Japanese in 1933 etc. striking images. (7) £50 to 60 £66.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940's WWII interesting selection incl. 1945 lottery tickets (5) with illustrations of Tanks, Planes, Troops etc. Stationery depicting Hitler holding a Globe, Hitler being held by pliers, Hitler being squeezed by allies etc. mixed condition. (10) £45 to 55 £56.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941-44 Siege of Leningrad postcards (9 - seven different) showing scenes from the prolonged military blockade of the city during that period, all are used in 1943. £50 to 60 £86.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1950-60's propaganda cards incl. Ban the Bomb,US/Vietnam War, Anti US, Anti British/French etc. Striking images all unused. (21) £50 to 65 £66.00
1961 Cosmic flight on aluminium surfaced paper 1r, fine M, accompanied by the 22nd Communist Party Congress red overprint on the same stamp, SG.2635/6. (2) Cat. £156. £35 to 45 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
PO's IN TURKISH EMPIRE 1886 (April) part entire bearing 1879 horizontally laid paper in black & yellow (2) used from Trebizonde to Constantinople, oval P.O.II VI T h/stamp in black and blue despatch h/stamp. Scarce Ex. Peter Holcombe. £40 to 50 £50.00
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