Lots 255 - 294, Catalogue of Auction #31 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
255  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
256 **   342-43
1924, Dr. H. von Stephan, complete set of 2, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #362-63, ?90
 
40.00
257 **  Mi 716-29
1939, stamps of Danzig surcharged in black with "Deutsche Reich" and new denominations, complete set of 14, NH, F/VF, this set is listed in Scott Cat. under Danzig #241-54, Mi C.v. ?220
100.00
258 **   702-21
1954-60, Theodor Heuss, complete set of 20, fresh and nice, NH, VF, Mi #177-96, ?350
100.00
259 **   1756 var
1992, Egid Quirin Assam, 60pf multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated copy, NH, VF, Mi #1624U, ?550
200.00
260 **   B91-92

Semi - Postal issues

1936, Berlin Olympic Games, complete set of two souvenir sheets of 4, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Bl #5-6, ?240
100.00
261 **   B237 imp
1943, Labor Service, 3pf+7pf bister brown, imperforated copy with nice balanced margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #850U, ?75
50.00
262 **   B310-13
1949, Great Personalities, Welfare issue, complete set of 4, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #117-20, ?160
60.00
263 Mi 4a

Semi - Official Air Post stamps

1912, Geflugelte Menschen, 50pf light gray blue, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Mi ?65
 
30.00
264    

German Pioneer Flights

July 28, 1922, Early Flight "Berlin - Danzig" stationery card 75pf blue, uprated by four values, including two air post stamps, red marking "Mit Luftpost befordert. Flugpostampt Danzig. 5", VF, expertized by Duntsch, BPP
75.00
265    

Zeppelin Flights

June 18, 1912, Airplane "Gelber Hund" Flight special orange postcard, franked by two surcharged stamps of 1m on "Flugpost am Rhein und Main" 10pf orange, and Germania 5pf green (defected),cancelled with Darmstadt ds, VF, Sieger #13a, ?560
200.00
266    C39
May 18-25, 1930, Zeppelin First South America Flight pre-printed cover, franked by three stamps, including 4m dark brown, 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
267    C36-38
May 18-31, 1930, Zeppelin First South America Flight cover to Lakehurst, nicely franked by three Zeppelin values, including South America 2m ultra, 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
268    C41
July 24-27, 1931, Zeppelin Polar Flight American embroidered postcard "Stars and Stripes Forever!", franked by "Polar Fahrt" 2m ultra, cancelled with Friedrichshafen ds, red confirmation cachet, ice-breaker"Malygin" special arrival marking, VF and nice card, Sieger #119F
250.00
269    C32
May 29, 1932, Zeppelin ADAC Flight postcard, franked by Zeppelin 1m black and salmon, cancelled on board, VF and scarce, Sieger #163 II, ?450
200.00
270    

German Zeppelin Flights - Small Collection

1929-36, lot of six Zeppelin or Hindenburg Flight covers, including Oriental Flight, 1st America Flight of 1930, 1st and 3rd NAF of 1936 and Olympic Flight, properly franked, bearing all appropriate markings, generally VF, Sieger C.v. ?565
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150.00
271 SB  Mi MH14

Stamp Booklets

1921, Germania, 8Mk unexploded stamp booklet, contains five panes of six separated by interleaves, number "1" at the bottom left corner, fresh, VF, Mi C.v. ?180
 
75.00
272 SB  Mi MH15
1921, Germania, 12Mk unexploded stamp booklet, contains five panes of six separated by interleaves, number "1" at the bottom left corner, fresh, VF, Mi C.v. ?500
200.00
273 SB  Mi MH24
1927, Hindenburg, 1.50Mk unexploded stamp booklet, contains one pane of seven plus label, fresh, VF, Mi C.v. ?190
 
75.00
274 SB  Mi MH39
1940, Hindenburg, 2Mk unexploded stamp booklet, contains five pane of 7 plus label separated by interleaves, number "15" at the bottom right corner, fresh, VF, Mi C.v. ?130
 
50.00
275 **   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,?4,220=US$5,620. Inventory is available upon request
1200.00
276  137-46

German Democratic Republic

1953, Karl Marx, red hardcover souvenir booklet contains complete imperforated set of 10 stamps, each is printed on a pane of thin cardboard, minor cover flaws did not affect panes, VF, Mi #S344-53
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100.00
277 **   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, Mi #1 I, ?1,900
750.00
278 **   17 I

German Occupation issues during the World War II
Catalogued by Michel Deutschland - Spezial 2007
Litauen - Vilnius (Lithuania)

1941, black overprint "Vilnius" on 80k carmine, wide space between "L" and "N"variety, centered to the top left, full OG, NH, expertized by L. Schmutz, Mi C.v. ?450
150.00
279 **   17 II
1941, black overprint "Vilnius" on 80k carmine, wide space between "I" and "U" variety, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by L. Schmutz, Mi C.v. ?500
200.00
280 **   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, full OG, NH, VF, and very rare, G. Krischke certificate is stating: "Auf Grund der kleinenAuflage ist diese Abart selten", Mi C.v. ?1,000++
400.00
281 **   2b var

Zargrad (Zarasai)

1941, red overprint (type II) on 10k dark gray blue, lines of overprint in positions 3-1-2 (Zarasai at the top) due to strong shift of overprint, which in addition has missing "v", and with "l" instead of "t" in "Lietuva" variety (position 7), NH, VF and very rare, only 9 copies of this double error possible, G. Krischke certificate, Mi C.v. ?3,000++
1250.00
282  6a III/VIII
1941, black overprint (type III) on 50k brown, short "6" in "26" in overprint var (pos 40), full OG, very light trace of hinge mark, VF, and scarce, G. Krischke certificate is stating: "Die auflage dieser Abart betragt nur 25 stuck",Mi C.v.?1,250 as **
300.00
283    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 not priced in Michel Cat., expertized by E. Keiler
300.00
284    11
1942, Pskov Castle, 60k olive green, top margin copy, used on registered bilingual summons of Occupation Department of Labor, all appropriate markings, VF
100.00
285    
1942, postal stationery cover with enclosure bearing blue black surcharge "Pleskau 20k" on 30k, sent from Pskov City Post Office to field military Commandant's Office, VF and rare real commercial mailing, expertized by E. Keiler
500.00
286 **   15B DD
1942, Pskov Cathedral, 60k red, three side margin imperforated block of 4 (right part of a sheet) with double impression, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, Mi ?1,120++
500.00
287 **   16B, I
1942, Madonna and Child, 60k+40k dark brown, imperforated three side margin block of 4 (right part of a sheet), bottom right stamp with "x" instead of "k" (position 10) variety, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. ?560 as singles
200.00
288    10y-11y, 17
1942, Coat of Arms, Castle and Madonna holding Child, three stamps used on registered cover, including imperforated stamp from a souvenir sheet, sent locally in Pskov, all appropriate markings, VF, Mi C.v. ?414++
150.00
289    14A-16A
1942, Coat of Arms, Castle and Madonna holding Child, perforated complete set of 3, used on local cover in Pskov, VF, Mi C.v. ?105++
60.00
290    16, 17, 17B I
1942, Madonna and Child, 60k+40k brown, three stamps: one perforated, and two imperforated from a souvenir sheet, one of which with "x" instead of "k" variety, used on local registered cover, VF, Mi C.v. ?875++
250.00
291  1B P

Ukraine - Sarny

1941, 50k black, printed on dark blue paper, imperforated right sheet margin copy, a part of "Probedruck" overprint, very fresh, no gum as issued, VF and very rare, as long as only 50 copies of this proof were produced, E.Keiler (1976) and G. Krischke (1986) certificates, the stamp is listed but not priced in Michel Cat.
2500.00
292 **   1U

Sudukraine (South Ukraine) - Bobrinez

1944, 18(pf) red, left sheet margin imperforated copy, extremely fresh and nice stamp, no gum as issued, VF and very rare, only one imperforated sheet of 42 stamps has been issued, expertized by E. Keiler, BPP, Mi C.v. ?2,400
1200.00
293 **   I-IV

Wallonische Legion (Belgium)

1942, Legionnaires, complete set in miniature sheets of 4, each is numbered on reverse, full OG, very light hinge marks on margins only, stamps are NH, VF, Mi C.v. ?360 as single NH stamps
200.00
294 **   I-X A, B

Azad Hind (National India)

1943, 1a+1a - 1r+2r, perforated and imperforated complete sets of 9 and 12 respectively, full OG, NH, F/VF, three the "key" values are properly expertized, Mi C.v. ?790
400.00