Lots 198 - 211, Catalogue of Auction #31 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
198  2
1918, Eesti Post, imperforated proof of 15k in bright blue (issued color), complete sheet of 100 proofs with wide left margin, showing different plate position varieties, printed on rose thin paper (back side of a theater "Union"ticket pane), folded twice, resulting in damaged one stamp, nevertheless fresh, no tears or selvage wear, no gum as issued, VF and extremely rare, T. Loebbering, BPP certificate stated: "Grosse Estland seltenheit..."
199  17

Reval (Tallinn) issue

1919, violet handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on 35k dark lilac and green, nice centering and intact perforation, very fresh, full OG, previously hinged, VF and extremely rare, only 12 copies of this rarity have been produced, expertized by Eichenthal, Mi #9A, ?5,000
200 **/*   9/23

Reval issue - Small Collection

1919, lot of eight stamps, five perforated and three imperforated, #9-11, 15-16, 21 (mint and used on piece), and #23, very fresh and nice, full OG, NH or LH, F/VF, all are properly expertized by Eichenthal or Nemvalz, Mi #1B/8, ?520
201 **   84-88
1928, 10th Anniversary of Independence, complete set in blocks of 4, lightly folded once along horizontal perforation, post office fresh, NH, VF, C.v. $104++
202 **/*   90/103 imp
1928-40, regular issue, six imperforated singles, printed on paper with network, #90-92, 94-95, 103; 2s and 60s are top margin copies, 10s has left margin, others - large margins all around, NH (2) or VLH, VF, Mi #74/85 imp
203  90-91, 95, 102
1928-40, regular issue, four imperforated proofs in horizontal top margin pairs, printed on white paper without network, fresh, full OG, pair of 40s with light trace of hinge on margin, all stamps are NH, VF
204 **/*   118, 128
1936, President Pats, 2s yellow green, and 20s bright violet, two imperforated blocks of 4, two top stamps of each block are VLH, two bottom ones - NH, VF, Mi #114, 118
205   Mi HK1-12
1937, stationery advertising letter card 10s blue, Cocoa and Chocolate advertisement, series No.12, intact inside message paper and perforation, post office fresh, unused, VF, no more than 1094 copies of this card have been produced
206 **   B5-8

Semi - Postal issues

1921, Red Cross issue, perforated and imperforated complete sets in corner margin blocks of 4, each perforated block has usual perforation shift and contains vertical pair imperforated between stamps and at the top and bottom, very fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #29-30, AUw, ?240++
207  B15-19, B19 var
1927, views of Estonia, perforated proofs, complete set of 5, printed on horizontally laid paper, and in addition 40m - on vertically laid paper, each stamp with red overprint "Proov", fresh, NH, F/VF and scarce assembly

Military Postcard

1944, Estonian Legionaries' Anthem, black-and-white PPC showing Estonian soldier in S.S. uniform, music and text of the song, unused, VF and rare especially in mint condition, only 25,000 copies of this card have been produced, most of them was used or destroyed for political reasons

Zeppelin Flights

June 3-6, 1933, Zeppelin Second South America Flight postcard to Brazil, franked by two stamps, red Berlin connection, green flight cachet, Pernambuco '6.VI.33" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #214B
September 16-19, 1933, Zeppelin Seventh South America Flight postcard to Brazil, franked by two stamps, Berlin connection, blue flight cachet, Pernambuco "19.IX.33" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #232B
211   Mi S2

Rakvere (Rakwere)

1918, stationery wrapper with black surcharge "Eesti (Rakwere) 15(k)" on 2k green, light vertical fold away from the stamp, fresh, unused, VF and extremely rare, only a few such wrappers have been produced, expertized by Nemvalz, Mi C.v. ?2,000