Lots 200 - 221, Catalogue of Auction #38 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
200    
1847, stampless entire letter from Willmanstrand to Helsingfors, cancelled with Willmanstrand low boxed handstamp, VF, Facit SEK7,000=US$905, H. Pahlman certificate
300.00
201  2
1856, 10k carmine rose, small pearls, horizontal pair used on piece, large margins, cancelled by large single circle postmark "Helsingfors 27.1.1857", vertical crease between stamps, in addition light bend is affecting left stamp, otherwise VF and rare in pair, C. Schwenson certificate, Facit #2, SEK33,000=US$4,260
1500.00
202  7c
1873-75, 8p black, printed on green ribbed paper, roulette II, horizontal strip of 4, clearly cancelled with "Abo 31/7 1875", two left stamps with perforation faults, two right ones are in perfect condition, fresh, F/VF, R. Gummesson certificate, Facit #6V4C2, SEK8,000=US$1,035 as four singles
300.00
203  8
1870, 10p black, printed on straw yellow paper, roulette III, horizontal pair, small single-circle ds, two short perforation tips at the top, fresh, VF, R. Gummesson certificate, Facit #7V3C3, SEK6,000=US$775 as two singles
150.00
204  8
1870, 10p black, printed on straw yellow paper, roulette III, horizontal pair, clear TPO cancel "No.4 22/7 1873", three short tips of perforation, otherwise VF appearance, R. Gummesson certificate, Facit #7V3C3, SEK6,000
150.00
205  11
1867, 1m yellow brown, roulette III, neat small single-circle cancellation, insignificantly thinned one tip of perforation at the top, fresh, F/VF, expertized Thier, Facit #10C3a, SEK7,500=US$970
300.00
206  39
1890, imperforated proof of 5p green, gutter tete-beche block of eight, light fold along the gutter, no gum as produced, VF and scarce multiple
750.00
207 (*)   

Steamship stamps

1868, Wanajavesi Steamship Co., 10p-25p, complete set of three, the low value appears to be reprint, two others are originals, fresh, unused, no gum, VF
75.00
208 **   C1

Air Post stamps

1930, Zeppelin overprint on 10m gray lilac, perfect stamp in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $225
100.00
209    178
Zeppelin Flights May 2-5, 1932, Zeppelin 4th South America Flight postcard to Brazil, franked by vertical pair of 10m gray lilac, German Zeppelin label, Berlin connection, orange flight cachet, Recife "5.V.32"arrival ds, VF, Sieger #157 var, Mi #241, ?380
250.00
210    170, 174, 178
August 29-September 1, 1932, Zeppelin 5th South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by four stamps, delivered to Germany by air mail service via Stockholm, Friedrichshafen dispatch, violet flight cachet, Sao Paulo arrival ds, VF, Sieger #171, Mi #273, ?500++
350.00
211    174, 178
September 26-29, 1932, Zeppelin 7th South America Flight cover to Brazil, franked by three stamps, delivered to Germany by air mail service via Stockholm, German Zeppelin label, Berlin connection, brown flight cachet, Recife "29.IX.32" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #183 var, Mi #279, ?380
300.00
212    174, 178
October 9-13, 1932, Zeppelin 8th South America Flight cover to Brazil, franked by three stamps, delivered to Germany by air mail service via Stockholm, German Zeppelin label, red Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Recife "13.X.32" arrival ds, VF, Sieger #189 var, Mi #282b, ?380++
300.00
213    175, 177-78
May 6-9, 1933, Zeppelin 1st South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by three stamps, posted into the mail in Vaunu, Berlin connection, Friedrichshafen dispatch, blue flight cachet, arrival ds, minor stamp ink soling on reverse, still VF, Sieger #202, Mi #294, ?280
200.00
214    166, 179
July 1-5, 1933, Zeppelin 3rd South America Flight registered postcard to Brazil, franked by two stamps, red Berlin connection on reverse, blue flight cachet, Pernambuco "5.VII.33" arrival ds, VF, Finnish mailings with Berlin connection are not priced either in Sieger or Michel Cat., Sieger #219 var, Mi #315b
300.00
215    178
August 5-9, 1933, Zeppelin 4th South America Flight registered cover to Brazil, franked by vertical pair of 10m gray lilac, posted into the mail in Vaasa, delivered to Germany by air mail service via Stockholm, red Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Rio "9.VIII.33" arrival marking, VF, Sieger #223 var, Mi #323b
300.00
216    166, 174, 178
August 19-22, 1933, Zeppelin 5th South America Flight postcard to Brazil, franked by four stamps, posted into the mail in Viipuri, red Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Pernambuco "22.VIII.33" arrival ds, VF, Finnish mailings with Berlin connection are not priced either in Sieger or Michel Cat., Sieger #226 var, Mi #327b
300.00
217    166, 179
October 14-25, 1933, Zeppelin Century of Progress Flight registered postcard to Seattle, franked by two stamps, delivered to Germany by air mail service via Stockholm, red Berlin connection, red flight cachet, Chicago"Oct.26.1933" drop and Seattle receiver, VF, Sieger #238 var, Mi #352b, ?500++
400.00
218    166, 179
May 26-29, 1934, Zeppelin 1st South America Flight registered PPC to Brazil, franked by two stamps, delivered to Germany by air mail service via Stockholm, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red flight cachet (letter c -Stuttgart), Pernambuco "29.V.34" arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #247 var, Mi #362c, ?250++
200.00
219    166, 179
June 23-26, 1934, Zeppelin Argentina Flight (3rd SAF) registered postcard to Argentina, franked by two stamps, Friedrichshafen dispatch, violet flight cachet, Buenos Aires arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #254, Mi #370, ?250
200.00
220    B17
September 1-4, 1934, Zeppelin 7th South America Flight cover to Brazil, franked by Red Cross 2 1/2m+25p gray in block of four, posted into the mail in Turku, slightly blurry red flight cachet (letter a - Friedrichshafen) ,Curitiba arrival and all appropriate markings, VF, Sieger #271, Mi #394, ?250
200.00
221    164/74
May 6-9, 1936, Airship "Hindenburg" 1st North America Flight registered postcard, franked by eight regular values, posted into the mail in Tampere, red flight cachet (letter d - Frankfurt), NYC "6.9.1936" arrival ds, VF, Sieger #406, Mi #12d, ?380++
300.00