Lots 354 - 411, Catalogue of Auction #27 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
354    
1865, stampless registered cover from Zittau to Gablonz (now Jablonec - Czech Rep.) with invoice inside, blue "Zittau Hauptzollamt" (General Custom Office) marking, sealed with wax, mostly VF
100.00
355  19 var
1872, Imperial Eagle, 2 1/2gr orange brown, right value tablet is completely broken, Liegnitz date stamp, fresh, VF and scarce unrecorded plate flaw variety, Mi #21 var
100.00
356    
1899, souvenir PPC showing monarchs of Austria, Germany and Russia, franked with stamps from these countries, cancelled with postal date stamps of Katowice (Germany), Szozakowa (Austria) and Border (Russia), fresh, VF
100.00
357 **   76
1902, Union of North and South Germany, 2m gray blue, inscribed "Deutsches Reich", intact perf and very fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #79A, 350
100.00
358 **   77
1902, Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial, 3m black violet, "Deutsches Reich" inscription, nice and fresh with intact perforation, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #80Ba, 360
100.00
359 **   78
1902, 25th Anniversary of the Empire, 5m slate and brown carmine, "Deutsches Reich" inscription, nice perforation and almost perfect centering, very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #81Ab, 1,400
400.00
360 **   79
1902, Union of North and South Germany, 2m gray blue, Latin inscription, perfectly centered and very fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #82A, 500
150.00
361 **   342-43
1924, Dr. H. von Stephan, complete set of 2, NH, VF, Mi #362-63, 90
 
30.00
362 **   387
1930, view of Cologne, 2m dark blue, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #440, 130
 
40.00
363 **  Mi 716-29
1939, stamps of Danzig surcharged in black, complete set of 14, NH, F/VF, this set is listed in Scott Cat. under Danzig #241-54, Mi C.v. 220
75.00
364 **   702-21
1954-60, Theodor Heuss, complete set of 20, choice set, NH, VF, Mi #177-96, Scott C.v. $250
100.00
365 **   1756 var
1992, Egid Quirin Assam, architect and sculptor, imperforated bottom sheet margin copy, NH, VF, Mi #1624U, 550
200.00
366 **   B91-92

Semi - Postal issues

1936, Berlin Olympic Games, complete set of two s.s. of 4, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Bl #5-6, 240
100.00
367 **   B105
1937, 4th "Brown Ribbon", s.s. of 1, choice and fresh, NH, VF, Mi Bl #10, 190
 
60.00
368 **   B119
1938, 5th "Brown Ribbon", 42+108pf deep brown, NH, VF, Mi #671y, 150
 
50.00
369 **   B237 imp
1943, Labor Service, 3pf+7pf bister brown, imperf copy with nice balanced margins, NH, VF, Mi #850U
50.00
370 **   B292-93
1945, Elite Storm troopers, complete set of 2, fresh, NH, VF, Mi #909-10, 90
 
30.00
371 **   B310-13
1949, Great Personalities, Welfare issue, complete set of 4, NH, VF, Mi #117-20, 160
60.00
372 Mi 4a

Semi - Official Air Post stamps

1912, Geflugelte Menschen, 50pf light gray blue, previously hinged, VF, Mi 65
 
30.00
373    

German Pioneer Flights

July 28, 1922, stationery flown card 75pf blue, uprated with four values, including two air post stamps, sent from Berlin to Danzig, red marking "Mit Luftpost befordert. Flugpostampt Danzig. 5", VF, signed Durtsch
75.00
374    
July 31 - August 2, 1929, First Catapult Flight "Bremen - New York - Bremen" pre-printed registered cover, sent from Braunschweig, franked with two air post stamps, tied with special ds "Deutsch - Americanische - Seepost.31.7.29. Bremen - New York", return flight confirmation cachet, Berlin Luftpostamt boxed marking, VF and scarce
150.00
375    

Zeppelin Flights

June 18, 1912, Airplane "Gelber Hund" Flight special postcard, franked with two stamps with blue surcharge 1m on "Flugpost am Rhein und Main" 10pf orange and Germania 5pf green (defected), cancelled with Darmstadt ds, VF, Sieger #13a, 560
250.00
376    
May 18-25, 1930, Zeppelin First South America Flight pre-printed cover, nicely franked with three stamps, including 4m dark brown (Scott #C39), cancelled with Friedrichshafen "18.5.30" ds, red confirmation cachet ,Rio "25. MAI.1930" oval arrival marking on reverse, VF, Sieger #57M, 550
200.00
377    
May 18-31, 1930, Zeppelin First South America Flight cover to Lakehurst, nicely franked with three Zeppelin values, including South America 2m ultra (#C38), tied with Friedrichshafen ds, red confirmation cachet, Lakehurst"5.31.1930" arrival ds, two pinholes did not affect the stamps, VF, Sieger #57N, 675++
300.00
378    
June 2, 1931, Zeppelin Switzerland Flight stationery postcard 3pf brown, uprated with Zeppelin 1m carmine (#C35), cancelled on board, line confirmation marking, tiny adhesion on reverse is mentioned for accuracy only, VF, Sieger #O108 I, 300++
150.00
379    
July 24-27, 1931, Zeppelin Polar Flight cover, delivered from Friedrichshafen to ice-breaker "Malygin", franked with "Polar Fahrt" 4m dark brown (#C42), tied with Friedrichshafen ds, red confirmation cachet, ice-breaker special arrival marking, VF, Sieger #119F, 1,100
400.00
380    
July 24-27, 1931, Zeppelin Polar Flight American embroidered postcard "Stars and Stripes Forever!", franked with "Polar Fahrt" 2m ultra (#C41), cancelled with Friedrichshafen ds, red confirmation cachet, ice-breaker"Malygin" special arrival marking, VF and nice card, Sieger #119F
250.00
381    
May 29, 1932, Zeppelin ADAC Flight postcard, franked with Zeppelin 1m black and salmon (#C32), cancelled on board, VF and scarce, Sieger #163 II, 450
200.00
382    
August 1, 1936, Airship "Hindenburg" Olympic Flight cover, franked with complete Horse Race s.s. and three other values, including Olympic 8+4pf red orange, tied with Frankfurt special marking, red confirmation cachet, Berlin arrival ds on reverse, VF and scarce franking, Sieger #427Bc var
100.00
383 SB  Mi MH16

Stamp Booklets

1925, German Eagle, 2Rm unexploded stamp booklet, slight vert fold on face of cover did not affect the stamps and mentioned for accuracy only, very fresh, VF, Mi C.v. 2,500
1000.00
384 SB  Mi MH47
1940, buildings and castles, 2Rm unexploded stamp booklet, containing two panes of 10 stamps, separated by interleaf, VF, Mi C.v. 65
 
30.00
385 SB  Mi MH49
1941, Hitler, 2Rm unexploded stamp booklet, containing five panes of 8, separated by interleaves, No.1 at the bottom right corner, "Radiergummi" inside cover inscription, fresh, VF, Mi C.v. 85
 
40.00
386 **   702/08

West Germany - Zusammendruke

1955-58, President T. Heuss, 24 different se-tenant items, singles with labels, pairs and strips, including two blocks of 10, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #W4/14, S13/47, H-Bl6-7, 224
 
70.00
387 **   9N42/49

West Berlin - Zusammendrucke

1949, Berlin Buildings, five stamps with labels, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #W1, S1, S2, W5, W13, 138
 
40.00
388 **   9N104/348, 9NB13/20

West Berlin Mint Sheets Lot

1954-74, 24 issues in complete sheets of 50 in a green folder, complete issues only, most of early 1950's, a few folded along perforation, generally post office fresh condition, NH, VF, Mi#115/472, 4,245=US$5,090. Inventory is available upon request
 
1000.00
389 **   

East Germany

1990, "Volkskammer - Wahlen in Der", Europa, 1m multicolored, unissued, bottom sheet margin imperf copy, NH, VF
50.00
390 **   1a

Caroline Islands

1899, black overprint "Karolinen" at 48 degree angle on 3pf light brown, top margin copy, extremely fresh, NH, VF, R. Steuer certificate for a complete set, Mi #1 I, 1,800
750.00
391    

German Sea Post

1905, free-frank military postcard addressed to Possneck, delivered by "Deutsche Seepost Linie Hamburg - Westafrika", arrival ds, VF
150.00
392  524a

Germany during the World War II

1943, Hitler-Jugend saving card, containing three of 1m dark slate green, each is cancelled with Luditz ds, VF and scarce item
100.00
393 **   1-1A I

German Occupation issues during the World War II

Catalogued by Michel Deutschland - Spezial 2006

Estonia (Estland) - Otepaa

1941, Coat of Arms, 20+20k black and blue, top left corner margin horiz pair, left stamp with short "T" in "POST" var, right one with offset of black part of the design on reverse, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. 350++
150.00
394 **   17 I

Litauen - Vilnius (Lithuania)

1941, black overprint "Vilnius" on 80k carmine, wide space between "L" and "N" var, centered to the top, NH, fine, expertized by L. Schmutz, Mi C.v. 500
200.00
395 **   17 II
1941, black overprint "Vilnius" on 80k carmine, wide space between "I" and "U" var, NH, VF, expertized by L. Schmutz, Mi C.v. 600
220.00
396 **   7a var

Rakischki (Rokiskis)

1941, inverted black overprint "Laisvas 1941-VI-27 Rokiskis" on 60 carmine, NH, VF, expertized by G. Krischke, Mi C.v. 250
100.00
397 **   10 IIIK

Telschen (Telsiai)

1941, downwards (inverted) overprint (type III) "Laisvi Telsiai 1941.VI.26" of the second printing on 1r black and red, fresh, NH, VF, and very rare, G. Krischke certificate is stating: "Auf Grund der kleinenAuflage ist diese Abart selten", Mi C.v. 800++
300.00
398 **   2b F I II

Zargrad (Zarasai)

1941, red overprint (type II) on 10k dark gray blue, "Zarasai" is on the top due to strong shift of overprint, missing "v", and with "l" instead of "t" in Lietuva, NH, VF and very rare, only 9 copies of this variety possible, G. Krischke certificate, Mi C.v. 1,200++
500.00
399  6a III/VIII
1941, black overprint (type III) on 50k brown, short "6" in "26" in overprint var (pos 40), very light trace of hinge, VF, and scarce, G. Krischke certificate is stating: "Die auflage dieser Abart betragt nur 25 stuck", Mi C.v. 1,080
400.00
400 **   5 IV

Makedonien (Macedonia)

1944, red surcharge 9L on 15s olive black, open first "4" in "1944" (pos 22), NH, fine copy, G. Krischke certificate, Mi C.v. 200
80.00
401    P7 fn

Russland - Pleskau (Pskov)

1941, postal stationery reply card 10k+10k blue, both parts with black boxed surcharge "Pleskau 20k", fresh, unused, VF and rare, this card is listed, but no price indicated in Michel Cat., expertized by E. Keiler
300.00
402  11
1941, Pskov Cathedral, die proof of 60k in black, printed on light blue card, approximate size 73x105mm, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
100.00
403  11
1941, Pskov Cathedral, die proof of 60k in black, printed on yellow card, approximate size 73x105mm, fresh, no gum as issued, VF
 
100.00
404  11
1941, Pskov Cathedral, die proof of 60k in black, printed on white card, approximate size 73x105mm, fresh, no gum, VF
 
100.00
405    
1942, postal stationery cover with blue black surcharge "Pleskau 20k" on 30k, sent from Pskov city post office to field military Commandant's office. There is a letter of denunciation in Russian and German inside. It is against a woman who was responsible for the delivery of a German propagandist newspaper into Pskov. It is very likely that this letter led to her arrest and execution. VF and very rare real commercial mailing, expertized by E. Keiler
500.00
406 **   15B DD
1942, Pskov Cathedral, 60k red, three side margin imperf block of 4 (right part of a sheet), double impression, NH, VF and rare multiple, Mi 1,120++
500.00
407 **   16B, var
1942, Madonna and Child, 60k+40k dark brown, imperf three side margin block of 4 (right part of a sheet), bottom right stamp with "x" instead of "k" (position 10) var, NH, VF, Mi C.v. 620
250.00
408    10y-11y, 17
1942, Coat of Arms, Castle and Madonna holding Child, three stamps used on registered cover, sent locally in Pskov, all appropriate markings, VF, Mi C.v. 412
150.00
409    16, 17, 17B I
1942, Madonna and Child, 60k+40k brown, three values: one perf, two imperf from a souvenir sheet, one of which with "x" instead of "k" var, used on local registered cover, VF, Mi C.v. 790++
200.00
410  1 BII

Ukraine - Sarny

1941, 50k black, printed on dark blue paper without gum, imperf right sheet margin copy, a part of "Probedruck" ovpt, very fresh, NH, VF and very rare, as long as only 50 copies of this stamp were produced, E. Keiler (1976) and G. Krischke (1986) certificates, Mi C.v. 7,000
2500.00
411 **   1U

Sudukraine (South Ukraine) - Bobrinez

1944, 18(pf) red, left sheet margin imperf copy, extremely fresh and nice stamp, no gum as issued, VF and very rare, only one imperf sheet of 42 stamps has been issued, expertized by E. Keiler, BPP, Mi C.v. 2,400
1250.00