Lots 469 - 531, Catalogue of Auction #44 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
469 **   65A
1900, 25th Anniversary of the Empire, 5m green black and brown carmine, type II, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, ex-J. Eder Collection, Mi #66 II, 1,800, Scott C.v. $1,350
600.00
470 **/*   175a
1921-22, Farmers, 150pf dark orange, watermark network, right sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH or trace of hinges on two right stamps, VF, Mi #189U, 400, Scott C.v. $295 as singles
150.00
471 **   187a
1922-23, Post Horn, 4m dark green, bottom right corner horizontal imperforated pair with marginal imprint, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #226aU, 200++
80.00
472 **   250a
1923, black surcharge 75th m on 30m yellow green, top right corner imperforated block of four with marginal imprint, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #286U, 640, Scott C.v. $500++
250.00
473 **   253a
1923, double black surcharge 100th m on 100m dark purple, left sheet margin copy, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #289bDD, 130, Scott C.v. $97.50
50.00
474 **   259a
1923, black surcharge 250th m on 500m pink, imperforated horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #295U, 340, Scott C.v. $250++
120.00
475 **   289b
1923, Numerals, 50mil m dull olive green, value is inverted, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Thier, Mi #321AWK, 150
60.00
476 **   311a, 313a
1923, two stamps with inverted black surcharge 5mlrd m on 2mil m purple and on 10mil m red, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #332AWK, 334APK, 165
75.00
477 **   1143 var
1974, Friedrich Klopstock, 40pf black and red, bottom inscription is partly not printed, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, Mi #809 FII, 1,000
250.00
478 **   1756 var
1992, Egid Quirin Assam, 60pf multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated copy, NH, VF, Mi #1624U, 550
200.00
479 **   B33

Semi - Postal issues

1930, "IPOSTA", International Philatelic Exhibition in Berlin, souvenir sheet of four, post office fresh, full OG on stamps only, NH, VF, Mi Block 1, 1,600, Scott C.v. $1,100
500.00
480 **   B49-57
1933, Wagner issue, complete set of nine, perforation 14x13, fresh and choice, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Mi #499A-507A, 2,960, Scott C.v. $2,208
750.00
481 (*)   B68
1935, "OSTROPA 1935", souvenir sheet of four, pristine condition, unused without gum as always, VF, expertized by D. Schlegel, Mi Block 3, 1,100, Scott C.v. $825
400.00
482 **   B91-92
1936, Berlin Olympic Games, two souvenir sheets of four, fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 5-6, 240, Scott C.v. $180
100.00
483 **   B103
1937, Philatelic Exhibition in Berlin, imperforated souvenir sheet of four, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 8, 220, Scott C.v. $165
80.00
484 **   B104
1937, "Donation for Culture" (Kulturspende), rouletted souvenir sheet of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 9, 320, Scott C.v. $240
120.00
485 **   B105
1937, Horse Race, souvenir sheet of one with red overprint, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 10, 190, Scott C.v. $150
75.00
486 **   B106
1937, Nazi Congress at Nuremburg, souvenir sheet of four with black overprint on each stamp, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 11, 340, Scott C.v. $250
120.00
487 **   B310-13
1949, Great Personalities, Welfare issue, complete set of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #117-20, 160
50.00
488 **   C19a

Air Post stamps

1923, Carrier Pigeon, 200m dark blue, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Oechsner and Stumpf, Mi #267U, 400++
150.00
489 **   C20-25
1924, Carrier Pigeon, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce multiples, Mi #344-50, 6,000, Scott C.v. $4,508++
2000.00
490 **   C46-56
1934, Graf Zeppelin, Otto Lilienthal, Globe and Eagle, complete set of 11, the high value with horizontally applied gum (expertized by H-D. Schlegel), full OG, NH, mostly VF, Mi #529x-38x, 539y, 925, Scott C.v. $502.50++
300.00
491   Mi III

Air Mail Service at the Rivers Rhine and Main

June 23, 1912, Erste Deutsche Luftpost am Rhein, 30pf green, three stamps used together with Germania 5pf green on specially issued gray postcard, pre-printed text and Coat of Arms, cancelled by Darmstadt "23.6.12" special ds, VF, Mi C.v. 400
150.00
492   Mi IV
June 18, 1912, Specially issued orange postcard, franked by two stamps surcharged "Gelber Hund" 1m on 10pf orange and Germania 5pf green, cancelled with Darmstadt ds, VF, Sieger #13a, 560
200.00
493   Mi 438 I

Zeppelin Flights

May 18-19, 1930, Zeppelin First South America Flight cover to Seville, franked by 1.Sudamerica 2m ultra with "Moon" over airship variety, red flight cachet, Seville "19.MAY.30" machine arrival ds, VF, Sieger #57 I var, 750
300.00
494    C39
May 18-25, 1930, Zeppelin First South America Flight cover, franked by 1.Sudamerica 4m brown, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red flight cachet, Rio de Janeiro "25.MAI.30" violet oval arrival marking, VF, Michel #439, 550
200.00
495    C38-39
May 18-31, 1930, Zeppelin First South America Flight illustrated cover, franked by three air post stamps, including vertical pair of 4m brown, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red flight cachet, Lakehurst "May31.30"machine arrival ds, VF, Mi #438-39, 1,300
500.00
496    C40
July 24-25, 1931, Zeppelin North Pole Flight postcard to Sweden, franked by Polar Fahrt 1m carmine, cancelled on board, red flight cachet, Leningrad drop ds and all appropriate markings, VF, Mi #203c, 400
150.00
497    C42
July 24-27, 1931, Zeppelin North Pole Flight illustrated cover, franked by Polar Fahrt 4m brown, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red flight cachet, ice-breaker "Malygin" drop ds, VF, Mi #458, 1,100
400.00
498    C43
October 14-17, 1933, Zeppelin Century of Progress Round Flight postcard to Recife, franked by three stamps, cancelled on board, red German confirmation cachet, backstamped Recife "17.X.33", VF, Sieger #238Aba, 925
300.00
499 SB  Mi MH14.1

Stamp Booklets

1921, Germania, 8m unexploded booklet, contains five panes of six separated by interleaves, orange cover with red lettering and No.1 at the bottom left, VF, Mi C.v. 250
80.00
500 SB  Mi MH15A
1921, Germania and Numerals, 12m unexploded booklet, contains five panes of six separated by interleaves, orange cover with red lettering and No.1 at the bottom left, fresh, VF, Mi C.v. 900
300.00
501 SB  Mi MH18.1
1925, Coat of Arms, 2m unexploded booklet, contains three panes of four separated by interleaves, orange cover with black lettering, perfect condition, VF, Mi C.v. 1,800
600.00
502 SB  Mi MH26.2
1932, German Presidents, 2m unexploded booklet, contains three panes of ten separated by interleaves, orange cover with black lettering and No.19 at the bottom right, VF, Mi C.v. 1,200
400.00
503 SB  Mi MH32.2-4
1933, Frederick, three 0.96m unexploded booklets, each one contains two panes of six separated by interleaf, white covers with red and black lettering, VF, Mi C.v. 680
200.00
504 SB  Mi MH33
1933, Hindenburg, 2m unexploded booklet, contains three panes of eight separated by interleaves, orange cover with black lettering and No.1 at the bottom right, VF, Mi C.v. 950
300.00
505 SB  Mi MH34.2
1933, Deutsche Nothilfe, Wagner issue, 2m unexploded booklet, contains two panes of ten separated by interleaf, green cover with black lettering, VF, Mi C.v. 1,000
350.00
506 SB  Mi MH36.1, MH36.3
1936, Hindenburg, two 2m unexploded booklets, each one contains four panes of eight separated by interleaves, red covers with black lettering, No.3 and No.4 at the bottom right, VF, Mi C.v. 850
250.00
507 SB  Mi MH39.1, MH39.5
1940, Hindenburg, two 2m unexploded booklets, each one contains five panes of eight separated by interleaves, red covers with black lettering, No.11 and No.15 at the bottom right respectively, VF, Mi C.v. 500
150.00
508 SB  Mi MH41
1935, Woman's Costumes, 2m unexploded booklet, contains two panes of ten separated by interleaf, red cover with black lettering, VF, Mi C.v. 200 (website photo)
75.00
509 SB  Mi MH44
1937, Ships, 2m unexploded booklet, contains two panes, separated by interleaf, red cover with black lettering, VF, Mi C.v. 150 (website photo)
60.00
510 **  Mi HB49B

Booklet Panes (Markenheftchenbogen)

1931, German Eagle, pane of ten, including six blank "X" labels and block four stamps of 20pf gray blue, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. 400
120.00
511 **  Mi MHB30
1933, Hindenburg, 5pf green, 12pf carmine, side sheet margin tete-beche pane of 16 plus four "Z" labels, post office fresh, full OG, NH, Mi C.v. 2,000
600.00
512 **  Mi W4b

Positional Pieces and Se-tenant Pairs (Zusammendrucke)

1912, Germania 10pf red carmine, blank "X" label is on the left, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. 700
200.00
513 **  Mi S86
1930, Brandenburg Gate, 15+5pf carmine, advertising "Verwende.." label at the bottom, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi C.v. 350
100.00
514 **  Mi WZ7
1931, Dresden Zwinger, 8pf green, horizontal pair with two blank and one advertising "Verwende..." labels in the middle, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi C.v. 500
150.00
515 **   5NB4a/8NB4a

French Zone of Occupation

1949, Red Cross and Arms, three imperforated souvenir sheets from Baden, Rhine Palatinate and Wurttemberg, fresh, no gum as issued, NH, VF, Mi C.v. 400, Scott C.v. $302.50
120.00
516 **   5NB8a, b

Baden

1949, Historical Monuments, perforated and imperforated souvenir sheets of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 1A, B, 140, Scott C.v. $105 (website photo)
50.00
517 **   9N35-41

West Berlin

1949, 75th Anniversary of the UPU, complete set of seven, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #35-41, 1,000, Scott C.v. $750
250.00
518 **   9N61-63
1949, Goethe, complete set of three, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #61-63, 380
120.00
519 **   9NB3a

Semi - Postal issues

1949, Berlin Bear, souvenir sheet of three, nice and fresh condition, NH, VF, Mi Block 1, 1,100, Scott C.v. $900
300.00
520 SB  Mi MH1

Stamp Booklet

1949, Berlin Buildings, 2m unexploded booklet, contains six panes of five stamps plus label separated by interleaves, yellow cover with black lettering, fresh, VF, Mi C.v. 700
250.00
521 **   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$6,120. Inventory is available upon request (website photo)
1200.00
522 **   49-50, 80-81, B21, 21a

East Germany

1949-51, Postal Workers, Presidents and "DEBRIA", three complete issues, including five stamps in corner margin blocks of four and souvenir sheet of two, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #243-44, 260, Block7, 284-85, C.v. 780, Scott C.v. $582++ (website photo)
150.00
523 **   58-67
1950, Academy of Sciences, 1pf-50pf, complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #261-70, 760, Scott C.v. $637++
150.00
524 **   82-84
1951, East Germany and PR of China Friendship, complete set in corner margin blocks of four, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #286-88, 1,440, Scott C.v. $1,180++
400.00
525 **   144a, 146a
1953, Karl Marx, two perforated and two imperforated souvenir sheets, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 8-9 A, B, 480, Scott C.v. $400
120.00
526 **   530 imp
1960, Sassnitz Ferry Terminal, 20pf orange red and black, complete vertical imperforated strip of ten, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #805B, 400++
200.00
527 **   19A

German Offices in Morocco

1903, black thick surcharge 6p25c on 5m slate and carmine, type II, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, especially in this sound condition, Mi #19 IV, 4,400 as singles
1500.00
528 Mi 1 II

German Occupation issues during the World War I
Bialystok

1916, Coat of Arms, black surcharge 25pf on postal receipt stamp in red, bottom right corner margin copy, official sign and appropriate cancellation, VF, Mi C.v. 260
100.00
529 Mi 3Ba

Libau

1919, violet blue diagonal overprint (type II) "Libau" on 15pf dark violet, fieldpost date stamp on a piece, fresh, VF, expertized by A. Schlegel, Kosack guarantee, Mi C.v. 250
100.00
530 Mi 4Bab
1919, violet blue diagonal overprint (type II) "Libau" on 20pf dark purple, fieldpost date stamp on a piece, VF, expertized by A. Schlegel, Kosack guarantee hs, Mi C.v. 250
100.00
531 ** L  

Commemorative Stamps for Lost Colonies

1919, Flags, Arms and Scenes, complete set of 19, from Danzig to Togo, full OG, NH, F/VF
100.00