Zemstvo Issues

Kassimof District

Riazan Region


Chuchin lists five main types of stamp for this issuing authority, which were first issued between the years of 1869-1875.

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Catalog Image Notes
Ch 1   Chuchin values as RRR.
Ch 2   Chuchin values as RRR.
Ch 3 Chuchin values at 25.00.

This together with the four Ch4 variants and Ch 5 were all offered on eBay for $202 by a European dealer - 10% less than the handwritten prices alongside each stamp and closed with no bids.  This stamp was priced at $150 (June 00).

Ch 4, a, b, c see comments above for Ch3.  Chuchin values at 0.15, 1.00, 1.00 and 3.00.
Ch 4 Chuchin values at 0.15.
Ch 4a Chuchin values at 1.00.

M, opened for $10 and closed with no bids (Dec 00).

Ch 4b Chuchin values at 1.00.

M, opened for $10 and two bidders bid up to $10.50 (Dec 00).

Ch 5 see comments above for Ch3.  This stamp was priced at $5 (Jun 00).

MNG, sold on a Buy it Now basis for $23 (Jul 01). 

Chuchin values at 2.00.

Ch 5a M, sold on a Buy it Now basis for $33.50 (Jul 01).

A variant described as printed on snow white paper sold on a Buy it Now basis for $35 (Jul 01).

Chuchin values at 3.00.


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