Lots 560 - 592, Catalogue of Auction #57 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
560 **   52-61
1900, Germania, 2pf-80pf, complete set of ten, fresh colors and full OG, NH, mostly VF, Mi #53-62, ?850
561 Mi 85-86 II a DD
1915, Germania, 5pf green and 10pf carmine, two values of war printing with double impression, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF and scarce, several expert's hs on reverse of each value, C.v. ?700 as hinged
562 (*)  Mi 85-86 II V
1915, Germania, 5pf green and 10pf carmine, complete set of two imperforated horizontal pairs, trial printing on yellow grayish paper without watermark, no gum as issued, NH, VF and scarce, old-time guarantee hs, C.v. ?600++
563 **   187a
1922-23, Post Horn, 4m dark green, bottom right corner horizontal imperforated pair with marginal imprint, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #226aU, ?200++
564 **   401-14
1933, President Hindenburg, 3pf-100pf, complete set of 14, flawless quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, expertized by A. Schlegel, Mi #482-95, ?1,100
565 **   585A-93, 593A-99
1948, Numerals, black "Post Horn" overprints, two complete sets of 17 with band and net overprint, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Dr. Dub, H-G. Schlegel certificate for both sets, Mi #52-68, I, II, ?1,300
566 **   602 var
1948, sower 8pf deep vermilion, vertical pair with band overprint placed diagonally, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #38 I D I, ?280
567 **   1143 var
1974, Friedrich Klopstock, 40pf black and red, bottom inscription is partly omitted, full OG, NH, VF, a common stamp is added for comparison, Mi #809 FII, ?1,000
568 **   1756 imp
1992, Egid Quirin Assam, 60pf multicolored, bottom sheet margin imperforated copy, NH, VF, Mi #1624U, no price indicated in Michel
569 **   B33

Semi - Postal issues

1930, "IPOSTA" International Philatelic Exhibition, souvenir sheet of four, minor usual paper waves, full OG on stamps only, NH, VF, Mi Block 1, ?1,600
570 **   B59-67
1934, Occupations, complete set of nine, perfect condition, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #556-64, ?550
571 **   B141-43
1939, Nurburgring Auto Races, overprinted issue, complete set of three, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #695-97, ?280
572 **   B310-13
1949, Great Personalities, the first issue, complete set in top sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #117-20, ?520++
573 **  Mi I-III

Air Post stamps

1912, Airmail on Rheine and Main, complete set of three, fresh colors, full OG, NH, F/VF, ?230
574 **  Mi 4b U

Semi - Official Air Post stamps

1912, Margareten Volks festival, 50pf gray ultra, imperforated horizontal pair, no gum as produced, NH, VF, old-time expert's signature on reverse, C.v. ?800++
575    C42

Zeppelin Flights

July 24-27, 1931, North Pole Flight illustrated cover from Friedrichshafen, franked by "Polar-Fahrt 1931" 4m black brown, red confirmation cachet and ice-breaker "Malygin" dropped ds, VF, Sieger #119F, ?1,100
576    C43-44
October 14-26, 1933, Century of Progress Flight registered cover from Friedrichshafen to Chicago, franked by three values, including Zeppelin 1m and 2m with "Chicagofahrt" overprint, red flight cachet, arrival ds on reverse, VF, Sieger #238, ?800
577 SB  Mi MH15A

Stamp Booklets

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
578 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
579 SB  Mi MH31
1932, Deutsche Nothilfe, Buildings, 2m unexploded booklet, contains two panes of ten separated by interleaf, lilac gray cover with black lettering, VF, Mi C.v. ?350
580 **  Mi HB68 A,C

Booklet Panes (Markenheftchenbogen)

1930, View of Aachen, 8pf dark green, two complete panes of seven and "X" label at the bottom left, perforated or imperforated left side margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. ?400
581 **  Mi HB71A
1931, Views of Dresden and Breslaw, complete pane of seven, including three stamps of 8pf and four stamps of 15pf, "Verwende..." label at the top left, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?220
582 **  Mi HB78B
1933, President Hindenburg, complete pane of eight, contains three stamps of 8pf and five stamps of 12pf, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?240
583 **  Mi S62

Positional Pieces and Se-tenant Pairs (Zusammendrucke)

1928, Coat of Arms, 8+7pf multicolored, label "Benutze..." at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?400
584 **  Mi WZ8
1931, View of Breslau, 15pf dark carmine, horizontal pair with two striped labels in the middle, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?450

Lost Colonies

1919, Danzig to Togo, complete set of 19 commemorative labels, fresh condition, full OG, NH, F/VF
586 **   5N41a


1949, Constance Cathedral, 30pf blue, type II, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #46 II, ?650
587   Mi 1

German Occupation Issues during the World War I

Dorpat (Tartu)

1918, black surcharge 20pf on 10k dark blue, used on Russian stationery card from Dorpat to Germany, tied by black line "DORPAT", upon arrival to Riga uprated with German "Postgebiet Ob. Ost" 7 1/2pf yellow, endorsed "gepruft" (censored) in red and all appropriate markings, VF
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588   Mi 2
1918, black surcharge 40pf on 20k blue and carmine, two stamps with surcharge shifted to the left used on cover from Dorpat to Libau (Liepaja), both tied by black line "DORPAT", upon arrival to Riga uprated with German"Postgebiet Ob. Ost" 15pf violet, red endorsement "gepruft" (censored) in red, encircled "R" in black, postmarked on arrival, VF
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589 */U  Mi 1-16

Occupation Post in Poland

1915-16, 41 mint or postally used stamps on an album and stockpages, representing "Russisch Polen" and "Gen.-Gouv. Warschau" overprints, mint and used complete sets of each, in addition complete used set of "Postgebiet Ob.Ost" (Mi #1-12B) and mint #12A, as well as eight postal history items, mainly collectible condition, F/VF
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590 **   241-54


1939, black surcharges "Deutsches Reich" and new denominations on Danzig definitive issue, complete set of 14, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #716-29, ?220
591 **   C5a

Memel - Air Post stamps

1921, dark blue boxed overprint "Flugpost" over 4m on 2fr orange and pale blue, top left corner margin copy, position 1 with "4" variety (type II), full OG, NH, mostly VF, Mi #46 Ia, ?300
592 **   C8-19
1922, dark blue overprint "Flugpost" over surcharge "Memel" and new denominations on French stamps, complete set of 12, one low value with slight gum crease, otherwise full OG, NH, F/VF, the "key" value expertized by Dr. Petersen and others, Mi #72-83, ?580