Lots 1247 - 1318, Catalogue of Auction #26 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
1247    

United States

April 21-22, 1925, "ZR-3" Los Angeles Airship Bermuda Flight, two covers, first one for direct flight, cancelled with "Air Mail Service. Apr 15, 1925", the other one for return flight, machine cancel, and "Air Mail Service Bermuda" three line confirmation marking, VF, Sieger #20N, 20P
100.00
1248    
May 18-31, 1930, Zeppelin First Europe - Pan America Round Flight Jefferson stationery postcard 1c green, delivered to Lakehurst, uprated with Zeppelin $1.30 brown, German and American (type I) flight cachet, green Lakehurst "May.31.1930" machine arrival marking, VF, Sieger #64B, ?650
300.00
1249    
October 26 - November 2, 1933, Zeppelin Century of Progress Flight cover, franked with Baby Zeppelin 50c green (#C18), violet confirmation cachet "Dispatched from Chicago", backstamped with Friedrichshafen"2.11.33" machine ds, VF, Sieger #244C
100.00
1250    

Austria
Pioneer Flight cover

October 26-28, 1926, large size registered flown cover, delivered with two flights on line Vienna - Munich - Leipzig, franked with fourteen "pilot and crane" values, all appropriate markings, address is partly erased, still VF
100.00
1251    

Austrian Zeppelin Flights

May 18-24, 1930, Zeppelin First Europe - Pan America Flight postcard to Bahia, franked with two air post values, including crane 3s red brown, which is scarce, tied with Vienna-Aspern ds, red confirmation cachet, postmarked on arrival with Bahia "24.V.30", VF, Sieger #57L var
200.00
1252    
May 18-31, 1930, Zeppelin First Europe - Pan America Flight postcard to Philadelphia, franked with four air post values, tied with Vienna ds, red confirmation cachet, Lakehurst "May.31.1930" arrival machine cancel, VF, Sieger #57N, ?225
150.00
1253    
June 21-22, 1930, Zeppelin Germany Flight postcard, franked with five air post values, tied with Vienna ds, red oval confirmation cachet, Berlin "22.6.30" arrival postmark, VF, Sieger #68Ba, ?225
150.00
1254    
July 2, 1930, Zeppelin Bavaria Round Flight postcard, franked with four "pilot" stamps, tied with Vienna ds, red oval confirmation cachet, Straubing "2.7.30" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #70a, ?250
150.00
1255    
August 10, 1930, Zeppelin Dortmund Flight postcard, franked with seven air post values, tied with Vienna ds, red oval confirmation cachet, Dortmund "10.8.30" arrival postmark, VF, Sieger #77Aa, ?180
100.00
1256    
August 31, 1930, Zeppelin Bielefeld Flight postcard, franked with three air post values, tied with Vienna ds, red oval confirmation cachet, Bielefeld "31.8.30" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #81Aa, ?180
100.00
1257    
September 2-3, 1930, Zeppelin Kassel Flight postcard to Stuttgart, franked with three air post values, tied with Vienna ds, red oval confirmation cachet, Kassel "3.9.30" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #82Aa, ?175
100.00
1258    
September 7, 1930, Zeppelin Breslau Flight postcard, franked with three air post values, tied with Vienna ds, red oval confirmation cachet, Breslau "7.9.30" arrival postmark, VF, Sieger #83A, ?175
100.00
1259    
October 12, 1930, Zeppelin Basel Flight postcard, franked with three air post values, tied with Vienna ds, red oval confirmation cachet, Basel "12.X.30" special arrival marking, VF, Sieger #93Ba, ?250
150.00
1260    
September 13, 1931, Zeppelin Frankfurt Flight postcard to Friedrichshafen, franked with six air post values, tied with Vienna ds, red oval confirmation cachet, Frankfurt "13.9.31" transit and the same day Friedrichshafen arrival marking, VF, Sieger #128Da, ?200
120.00
1261    
September 18-19, 1931, Zeppelin 2nd South America Flight postcard, franked with three stamps, tied with Salzburg ds, Friedrichshafen connection, violet confirmation cachet, S. Vicente "19.SEP.31" dropping postmark, VF, Sieger #129Aa, ?150
80.00
1262    
September 18-19, 1931, Zeppelin 2nd South America Flight postcard, franked with four air post values, tied with Vienna ds, red Berlin connection, violet confirmation cachet, S. Vicente "19.SEP.31" dropping postmark, VF, Sieger #129Ea, ?235
150.00
1263    
August 29 - September 1, 1932, Zeppelin 5th South America Flight cover, franked with two air post stamps, including crane 3s red brown, tied with Vienna ds, Friedrichshafen connection, violet confirmation cachet, Curitiba "2.IX.32" arrival postmark, VF, Sieger #171Aa var
150.00
1264    
October 10-13, 1932, Zeppelin 8th South America Flight cover to Rio de Janeiro, franked with crane 50g dark gray in block of 6, tied with Vienna ds, Friedrichshafen connection, red confirmation cachet, Rio machine arrival marking on reverse, VF, Sieger #189Aa, ?365
200.00
1265    
October 24-28, 1932, Zeppelin 9th South America Flight postcard to Rio de Janeiro, franked with three air post stamps, tied with Vienna ds, Stuttgart connection, orange confirmation cachet, three-line arrival marking on reverse, insignificant yellowish toned spot at the bottom, otherwise VF, Sieger #195B, ?575
250.00
1266    
May 6-9, 1933, Zeppelin 1st South America Flight postcard to Pernambuco, franked with three air post stamps, tied with Vienna ds, Berlin connection, blue confirmation cachet, Pernambuco "9.V.33" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #202Ba, ?200
120.00
1267    

Brasil

May 24 - June 6, 1930, Zeppelin First Europe - Pan America Round Flight two postcards and one cover, each item is franked with various Zeppelin semi-official stamps, American and Brasilian confirmation cachet and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #59A, B, E, ?300++
150.00
1268    

Chile

June 8, 1937, Condor Early Flight pre-printed cover from Tome to Czechoslovakia, franked with eight stamps, First Flight cachet "Prague - Liberec" on the back, VF and nice two connected flights mailing
100.00
1269    

Colombia

March 28-30, 1931, SCADTA Flight pre-printed cover from Cali and Cristobal to Czechoslovakia, franked with three Colombian stamps, and upon arrival to Cristobal uprated with Canal Zone surch 20c on 2c carmine (#C5), SCADTA blue label, arrival ds and all appropriate markings, VF
150.00
1270    

Czechoslovakia

April 1, 1927, Early Flight stationery card 50h green, sent from Prague to Vienna, uprated with two values including surch 100h on 200h (#C8), which is scarce, all appropriate markings, VF
75.00
1271    

Germany
Military Flights

1915, free-frank military postcard from Namur (Belgium) to Freiburg, tied with violet "Kaiserliche Marine Luftschiff Briefstempel", VF and scarce military airship cancellation
100.00
1272    
1917, free-frank military PPC from front-line forces to Saxony, Field PO cancellation, violet "Ballonzug 74. Brief Stempel" round marking, VF
100.00
1273    

German Zeppelin Flights

June 19, 1912, Gelber Hund Flight pre-printed special postcard, franked with surcharge 1m on 10pf, and Germania 5pf green, tied with Darmstadt "19.6.12" ds, slight paper wrinkles as often, mostly VF, Sieger #13, ?300
120.00
1274    
March 25-28, 1929, Zeppelin Oriental Flight pre-printed postcard, franked with 1m black and salmon (#C32), tied with Friedrichshafen "24.Mar.29" ds, red lilac confirmation cachet, Stambul arrival machine cancel, VF and scarce destination, Sieger #23 IA var
100.00
1275    
May 18-31, 1930, Zeppelin First Europe - Pan America Flight postcard, franked with 4m dark brown (#C39), cancelled "19.5.1930" on board, red confirmation cachet, Lakehurst "May.31.1930" machine arrival marking, VF, Sieger #57F, ?500
250.00
1276    
May 18-22, 1930, Zeppelin First Europe - Pan America Flight cover to Recife, franked with 4m dark brown (#C39), tied with Friedrichshafen ds, red confirmation cachet, Recife "23.V.30" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #57K, ?550
250.00
1277    
May 18-31, 1930, Zeppelin First Europe - Pan America Flight cover to Lakehurst, franked with three air post stamps (#C38, #C39x2), tied with Friedrichshafen ds, red confirmation cachet, Lakehurst "May 31, 1930" machine arrival marking on reverse, VF, Sieger #57N var, Scott C.v. $780 as for used stamps off cover
500.00
1278    
August 19, 1930, Zeppelin Switzerland and Vaduz Flight postcard, franked with two 1m black and salmon (#C32), first one canc "11.8.30" at Potsdam, the other one - "19.8.1930" on board, Vaduz "19.VIII.30" arrival ds, VF, interesting and unusual card, Sieger #79B, ?550++
250.00
1279    
July 24-27, 1931, Zeppelin Polar Flight cover to USA, franked with "Polar Fahrt" 4m dark brown (#C42), canc on board, light impression of red confirmation cachet, ice-breaker "Malygin" "27.VII.31" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #119C, ?1,100
400.00
1280    
July 24-27, 1931, Zeppelin Polar Flight card, franked with "Polar Fahrt" 4m dark brown (#C42), tied with Friedrichshafen ds, red confirmation cachet, ice-breaker 'Malygin" "27.VII.31" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #119F, ?1,100
400.00
1281    
August 1, 1936, Airship "Hindenburg" Olympic Flight cover to Berlin, franked with cplt Olympic Games issue of 8 stamps, tied with Frankfurt special marking, red confirmation cachet, Berlin "1.8.36" arrival ds on reverse, light vert fold on the right, away from the stamps and mentioned for accuracy only, VF, Sieger #427ab, ?330
120.00
1282    
August 5-8, 1936, Airship "Hindenburg" Sixth North America Flight registered cover to NYC, franked with Berlin Olympics cplt set of 8, cancelled with Olympic Village special marking, bearing proper registered label, red confirmation cachet, NYC "8.9.1936" arrival ds on reverse, VF, Sieger #428D, ?300
150.00
1283    

Greece
Pioneer Flights

November 24, 1926, Early Flight cover from Athens to Constantinople, franked with four values including #C2, arrival ds on the back, light vert fold did not affecting the stamps, VF
75.00
1284    
June 2, 1932, First Flight cover from Athens to Tirana, franked with six values, line confirmation cachet, undelivered and returned to sender via Thessaloniki, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce, only 122 items carried
150.00
1285    
July 14, 1932, First Flight cover from Athens to Zurich and Lausanne, addressed to England, franked with three overprinted values, confirmation cachet, Zurich "14.VII.32" dropped ds, VF
75.00
1286    
July 18, 1933, First Flight cover from Athens to Venice, addressed to Switzerland, franked with two stamps, all appropriate markings, VF
75.00
1287    

Iceland

June 29, 1929, Early Flight registered cover from Reykjavik to Akureyri, franked with #C1-2, last one has been used in the first day of issue, all appropriate markings, VF and scarce
150.00
1288    

Iran

February 12, 1928, First Flight "Tehran - Baku" pre-printed cover of Ukraine Air Transport Company, franked with two stamps, black boxed confirmation marking and Baku "12.2.28" arrival ds, traces of previous mounts on reverse, still VF
150.00
1289    
May 9, 1929, First Flight cover "Tehran - Meshed - Tehran", franked with four values, two confirmation cachet for direct and return flights, all appropriate markings, VF
75.00
1290    

Lithuania

June 8, 1930, Early Flight registered cover from Kaunas to Danzig, franked with a cplt set of Vytautas #C40-46, postmarked on arrival, VF
100.00
1291    
June 9-10, 1930, Early Flight special delivery cover, conveyed with two connected flights on line Kaunas - Berlin - Paris, franked with a cplt set of Vytautas #C40-46, postmarked on arrival, VF
100.00
1292    
May 11, 1933, Reopening Flight on line Berlin - Koenigsberg - Klaipeda - Kaunas - Moscow, registered cover from Klaipeda to Koenigsberg, franked with four air post values (#C63-65, C70), all appropriate markings, small repaired tear at the bottom, still VF
75.00
1293    

Luxembourg

September 11, 1931, Zeppelin Zurich Flight cover, franked with air post 75c brown, tied with Luxembourg ds, uprated with German Polarfahrt 1m carmine, cancelled on board "11.9.1931", Zurich "11.IX.31" arrival marking, VF and rare franking, Sieger #127A var
400.00
1294    
September 13, 1931, Zeppelin Oehringen-Frankfurt Flight postcard, franked with air post 75c brown, tied with Luxembourg ds, uprated with German Zeppelin 1m carmine, cancelled on board, Frankfurt "13.9.31" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #128Cb
150.00
1295    
September 13, 1931, Zeppelin Oehringen-Frankfurt Return Flight postcard, franked with air post 75c brown, tied with Luxembourg ds, uprated with German Zeppelin 1m carmine, cancelled on board, Friedrichshafen "13.9.31"arrival marking, VF, Sieger #128Dd, not priced either in Sieger or Michel Cat.
150.00
1296    
October 9-13, 1932, Zeppelin 8th South America Flight postcard, franked with air post 75c brown, tied with Luxembourg ds, upon arrival to Berlin uprated with two German stamps, Berlin connection, red confirmation cachet, Recife "13.X.32" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #189B, Mi #282b, not priced either in Sieger or Michel Cat.
200.00
1297    

Mexico

May 20-23, 1936, Airship Hindenburg 2nd North America Return Flight registered cover to Germany, franked with five stamps, bi-color Hindenburg label, NYC connection marking, Frankfurt (Main) "23.5.36" arrival ds, VF and scarce, Sieger #411D, ?650
400.00
1298    

Norway
Zeppelin Flights

April 18-20, 1932, Zeppelin 3rd South America Flight stationery postcard 10o green, uprated with five stamps, tied with Oslo ds, Berlin connection, brown confirmation cachet, Recife "20.IV.32" arrival marking, VF, Sieger#150B, Mi #239b, not priced either in Sieger or Michel Cat.
200.00
1299    
August 29 - September 1, 1932, Zeppelin 5th South America Flight postcard to Buenos Aires, franked with two stamps, tied with Oslo ds, Berlin connection, violet confirmation cachet, Buenos Aires machine arrival marking on reverse, VF, Sieger #171B, Mi #273b, not priced either in Sieger or Michel Cat.
200.00
1300    
October 9-13, 1932, Zeppelin 8th South America Flight cover, franked with five stamps, tied with Oslo ds, Berlin connection, red confirmation cachet, Pernambuco "13.X.32" arrival marking on reverse, VF, Sieger #189B,Mi #282b, not priced either in Sieger or Michel Cat.
200.00
1301    
October 24-27, 1932, Zeppelin 9th South America Flight registered cover, franked with six 45o light blue (#C1), tied with Oslo ds, Berlin connection, orange confirmation cachet, cancelled on arrival with Argentinean flight marking, VF, Sieger #195B, Mi #286b, not priced either in Sieger or Michel Cat.
200.00
1302    
May 6-9, 1933, Zeppelin 1st South America Flight cover, franked with two stamps, tied with Oslo ds, Berlin connection, blue confirmation cachet, Pernambuco "9.V.33" arrival marking on reverse, VF, Sieger #202Ba,Mi #294b, not priced either in Sieger or Michel Cat.
200.00
1303    

Palestine - British Mandate

August 5-8, 1933, Zeppelin 4th South America Flight registered cover from Jerusalem to Brasil, mixed franking of two Palestine and two Great Britain stamps, Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "9.VIII.33"arrival ds, insignificant soiling, nevertheless VF and very rare, Palestinian mailings delivered by this flight is not listed either in Michel or Sieger Cat.
1500.00
1304    

Poland

August 29 - September 1, 1932, Zeppelin 5th South America Flight cover to Rio de Janeiro, franked on reverse with twelve air post stamps, tied with Warsaw ds, red Berlin connection, violet confirmation cachet, Rio arrival marking, mostly VF, Sieger #171B, Mi #273b, not priced either in Sieger or Michel Cat.
250.00
1305    

RSFSR

July 25-29, 1922, Early Flight registered cover from Moscow to Berlin via Koenigsberg, franked with fourteen stamps on reverse, two-line red "Mit Luftpost befordert. Koenigsberg (Pr.) 1", Berlin "29.7.22" arrival ds on the back, VF
200.00
1306    

Soviet Union
Pioneer Flights

July 18-22, 1923, Early Flight pre-printed registered cover from Moscow to Berlin via Koenigsberg, franked with three RSFSR stamps of 10r gray (#241) on reverse, two-line red "Mit Luftpost befordert. Koenigsberg(Pr.)1", Berlin "22.7.23" arrival ds on the back, F/VF
150.00
1307    
October 1, 1923, Early Flight registered cover from Moscow to Berlin via Koenigsberg, franked with three RSFSR stamps of violet (#241A) on reverse, two-line red "Mit Luftpost befordert. Koenigsberg (Pr.) 1", VF
150.00
1308    
May 23-28, 1924, Early Flight cover from Moscow to Paris via Berlin and Koenigsberg, franked with a cplt surcharged set of Fokker 111 (#C6-9), two line red "Mit Luftpost befordert. Koenigsberg (Pr.) 1", Paris arrival ds is alongside, VF
150.00
1309    
October 30, 1924, First Flight cover from Moscow to Tehran, franked with two airpost stamps ( #C8-9), boxed confirmation cachet and all appropriate markings, VF
150.00
1310    
September 19-22, 1928, "Dobroliot" First Flight "Moscow - Irkutsk" registered pre-printed cover, franked with three air post stamps, violet confirmation cachet on reverse, Irkutsk "22.9.28" arrival ds, minor soiling on the back, mostly VF and rare
400.00
1311    
August 26, 1932, First Flight "Franz Josef Land - Arkhangelsk" postcard and cover, both are addressed to Vienna, franked respectively with International Polar Year 50k carmine and 1r green, triangle confirmation and all appropriate markings, VF
200.00
1312    
March 1-3, 1933, Early Flight registered cover from Moscow to Hanover via Koenigsberg, nicely franked with four stamps, boxed two-line Koenigsberg transit and Hanover "3.3.33" arrival ds on reverse, VF
80.00
1313    
October 1-2, 1933, Catapult Flight registered cover from Leningrad to New York, franked with four Soviet Union stamps, cancelled by "Leningrad - Berlin 24.IX.33" special postal marking, upon arrival to Berlin uprated with six German adhesives, s/s "Bremen" violet confirmation cachet, NYC "10.2.1933" arrival ds, VF
500.00
1314    

Soviet Zeppelin Flights

September 10-11, 1930, Zeppelin Moscow Flight cover, franked with four regular stamps, tied with special ds, Friedrichshafen "11.9.30" arrival marking on the back, VF and scarce non-Zeppelin franking, Sieger #85D
300.00
1315    
July 26-27, 1931, Zeppelin North Pole Flight registered cover from Leningrad to ice-breaker "Malygin", franked with "Malygin" imperf complete set of 4, two flight cachet, ice-breaker "27.VII.31" dropped ds, Vienna arrival marking, VF and rare, Sieger #120Bc, ?1,500
750.00
1316    
September 12-17, 1932, Zeppelin 6th South America Flight registered postcard from Moscow to Buenos Aires, franked with two regular values, red Stuttgart connection, green flight cachet, Buenos Aires "17.SEP.32" arrival ds, VF and rare, Michel #275c, Sieger #177 var, Soviet correspondence with Stuttgart connection marking is not listed either in Michel or Sieger Cat.
750.00
1317    
October 9-13, 1932, Zeppelin 8th South America Flight registered special delivery cover from Moscow to USA, franked with three stamps, Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Permanbuco "13.X.32" dropped marking, NYC transit and Christobal arrival ds, VF and rare, Michel #282b, Sieger #189 var, Soviet correspondence with Berlin connection marking is not listed either in Michel or Sieger Cat.
750.00
1318    

Vatican City

October 14-19, 1933, Zeppelin Century of Progress Flight registered cover from Vatican City to Brasil, mixed franking with five stamps, including three of Vatican and two of Italy, red German confirmation cachet, Rio"19.X.1933" arrival marking along with several Italian transits on reverse, VF, Sieger #238 var, ?1,600 without premium for mixed franking
1000.00