Lots 532 - 563, Catalogue of Auction #44 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
532 **   125U

Catalogued by Michel Deutschland - Spezial 2009

Generalgouvernement (Poland)

1944, Cracow Castle, 10+10zl red and black, imperforated complete sheet of eight, number "3" at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, Scott #NB41a, C.v. $160 (website photo)
533 **   I-III
1944, Gorale, unissued complete set of three, nicely centered, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Kronenberg certificate, Mi C.v. ?1,600
534 (*)   Fischer #3

Koszyce (Pinczow) Partizan Provisional

1944, large "4." black surcharge on 24gr carmine, bottom sheet margin imprinted copy, unissued due to German counter offensive (almost all stock of stamps was buried, only340copies were recovered), minor facial flaws as always, no gum, VF, expertized by Mikstein, Ceremuga certificate
535 **   15-21

Albanien (Albania)

1944, War Refugees' Relief Fund, complete set in top right corner margin blocks of four, minor marginal perf separations, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?220++
536 **   4U-9U

Estland (Estonia)

1941, Views of Estonian Cities, the first issue with gray network, imperforated complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. ?480++
537 **   45-60

Laibach (Ljubljana)

1945, Views and Scenes, 5c-30L, complete set of 16, full OG, NH, F/VF, Scott #N55-70, Mi C.v. ?300
538  I-VI
1945, Great Personalities, imperforated proofs on cardboard in lilac, top and bottom margin vertical strip of six, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce, Mi C.v. ?1,800
539 **   1

Litauen (Lithuania)
Ponewesch (Panevezys)

1941, black handstamped overprint "Laisva. Lietuva. 27-VI-41. Panevezys" on 5k red, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Krischke, Mi C.v. ?500
540 **   9K

Rossingen (Raseiniai)

1941, inverted black horizontal overprint "Raseiniai. 1941.VI.23" on 80k violet, full OG, NH, VF, Krischke certificate, Mi C.v. ?900
541 **   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 scarce, Krischke certificate, Mi C.v. ?1,000
542 **   2b IV fn

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 nine copies of this double error possible, Krischke certificate, Mi C.v. ?3,000++
543    P7 fn

Russland (Russia)
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 Keiler, BPP
544    11
1942, two bilingual summons of Occupation Department of Labor (one is registered), franked by 20k red or 60k green respectively, all appropriate markings, VF (website photo)
545 **   16B, I
1942, Madonna and Child, 60k+40k dark brown, imperforated three side margin block of four (right part of a sheet), bottom right stamp with "x" instead of "k" (position 10) variety, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. ?560++
546 **/U   1, 10-12, 14-16

Occupation of Pleskau - Collection

1941-42, eight stamps and four postal history items - one cover, one postcard, stationery card and stationery envelope, neatly identified on two stockpages, fresh, VF, Mi C.v. ?1,300++
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547 **   2a, b

Ljady (Liady)

1941, two copies with black or black violet surcharge "Ljady" and "60" over "Ostland" overprint on 1pf gray black, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Krischke and Dr. Schultz, Mi C.v. ?430
548 **   Block 1-2

Serbien (Serbia)

1941, Help for victims of Smederevo Explosion, perforated and imperforated souvenir sheets, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. ?300, Scott #2NB5-6, $220
549 **   54-57, var
1943, Christ and Virgin Mary, complete set of four, half sheets of 25, including all possible varieties, several stamps with minor usual gum wrinkles, fresh, NH, VF, Sc. #2NB7-10, a,b,c, C.v. $460++
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550 **   2-2 I


1941, black overprint "Ukraine" on Hitler's head 3pf red brown, block of four, top right stamp has missing "e" variety, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Krischke and Zierer, Mi C.v. ?250++
551    P1

Alexanderstadt (Bolshaya Alexandrovka)

1941, handstamped surcharge (type II) 1r on Soviet stationery postcard 10k blue, perfect condition, unused, VF and rare, expertized by Keiler and Zirath, Mi C.v. ?1,500
552    P4
1941, handstamped surcharge (type III) 1(r) on Soviet stationery postcard 10k blue, post office fresh, unused, VF and scarce, expertized by Keiler and Zirath, Mi C.v. ?1,100
553 **   5aB


1941, red overprint "GK. - Ssarny" over 1.50Krb black, left sheet margin imperforated copy printed on horizontally laid dark brown paper, no gum as issued, NH, VF, Sieger guarantee hs, Mi C.v. ?150
554 **   1U

Sudukraine (South Ukraine)

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

Occupation of Baltic States during the World War II Collection

1941-44, 123 covers and postcards, including 15 military free-frank letters, German stamps franking - 32, overprinted "Ostland" on Hitler's Head stamps franking - 66, in addition 10 items related to German Occupation of Ukraine and Bohemia-Moravia, vast majority is nice and flawless, F/VF
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556  I

Ghetto Post (Litzmannstadt - Lodz)

1944, pin-perforated proof of 5(pf) in gray blue, printed on thick paper, vertical bottom right corner margin tete-beche pair, favor cancel "17.Apr.1944" Litzmannstadt - Getto, tied on a piece, VF, Mi C.v. ?1,800 for a common tete-beche pair
557  III-V
1944, three horizontal se-tenant pairs imperforated proofs, printed on thick paper, 5(pf)-10(pf) in dark olive and two of 10(pf)-20(pf) in bright green and red, various favor cancellations, VF and rare assembly
558 **   IX-XIV

Flemish Legion (Belgium)

1943, 1943, Emperor Portraits, complete set of six, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi C.v. ?180
559 **   XV-XIX
1943, Soldiers and Airplanes, unissued imperforated complete set of five, bottom right corner margin copies, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. ?450
560  XX A
1943, red overprint "Landemark" on "+50fr" blue, perforated proof with basic stamp design printed on both sides (misplaced on reverse), top right corner margin copy, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
561 (*)   5a var

Fieldpost stamps - Tunis

1943, Swastika and Palm Tree, no value indicated, dark brown on thick paper, bottom left corner margin horizontal pair with a part of adjoining stamp on the right (positions 91-92), light traces of blind vertical perforation, fresh, unused, no gum, VF and scarce pair, G. Volz certificate
562 **   15-16, 17

American Propaganda Forgeries for Germany

1944-45, Operation "Cornflakes", 6pf violet and 12pf carmine, complete set of three, including Hitler's Skull 12pf carmine, inscribed at the bottom with "Futsches Reich",complete sheets of 50, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi C.v. ?8,000++
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563 (*)   17, 17 var
1944-45, Operation "Cornflakes", Hitler's Scull 12pf carmine, complete sheet of 50, showing 28 stamps with double impression, one inverted, in addition 40 stamps printed on reverse, unused, no gum, VF and spectacular item, C.v. for a common sheet is ?4,000, this variety is not listed in Michel
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