Lots 389 - 415, Catalogue of Auction #68 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
389 Mi 85-86 II aDD
1915, Germania, 5pf green and 10pf carmine, two values of War print with double impression, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, several expert's hs on reverse of each value, C.v. ?700 for hinged
390 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 expert's hs, C.v. ?600++
391 **   432-35, 459-62
1934-35, Famous Colonialists and Locomotives, two complete sets of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #540-43, 580-83, ?320
392 **   887
1952, Mona Lisa, 5pf multicolored, top sheet margin single with brown red color strongly shifted to the top, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular piece
393 **   B104

Semi - Postal issues

1937, Culture Fund, 6(+19)pf dark green, perforated and rouletted souvenir sheet of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 9, ?320
394 **   B106
1937, Nazi Congress at Nuremburg, black overprint on 6(+19)pf dark green, perforated and rouletted souvenir sheet of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Block 11, ?340
395 **   B141-43
1939, Nurburgring Auto Races, overprinted issue, complete set of three, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp expertized by H.-D. Schlegel, Mi #695-97, ?280
396 **   

Germany and West Germany
Group of Printing Errors

1943-57, four different items in a single, two pairs or block with normal, extra dot on value tablet, broken "u", a dot on the neck and a stroke on the nose, full OG, NH,VF, Mi C.v. ?400
397 SB  Mi MH26.2

Stamp Booklets

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
398 SB  Mi MH42.2
1936, Berlin Olympic Games, 2m unexploded booklet, contains two se-tenant panes of ten, separated by an interleaf, black lettering on red cover with dark red diagonal band, perfect quality, VF, C.v. ?1,000

Group of Advertising and Promotion Vignettes and Labels

1913-30, 35 pieces, mostly poster stamps, dedicated to automobile, medicine, wine and etc., mostly VF and colorful lot
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Propaganda Picture Postcards

1939, Nazi Party Congress at Nurnberg, six different proofs of PPC, printed on white paper and affixed over an old print, one proof with small facial abrasion, fresh, VF and scarce assembly
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401 **   B314/41

West Germany
Semi-Postal issues

1950-54, Johann S. Bach, Philatelic Exhibition and Great Personalities, six complete issues, the total is 20 stamps, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #121/203, ?605
402 SB  Mi MH1

West Berlin
Stamp Booklet

1949, Berlin Buildings, 2m unexploded booklet, contains six panes of five stamps plus label separated by interleaves, yellow cover with black lettering, VF, Mi C.v. ?700
403 **   10NB11

Soviet Zone of Occupation

1949, Goethe, souvenir sheet of one, full OG on stamp only, NH, VF, Mi Block 6, ?220
404 **   142 var

East Germany

1953, Karl Marx, 24pf brown and red, bottom description of type II, red color is shifted to the top for 3mm, full OG, NH, VF and rare, Richter guarantee hs, Mi #349 II Y I PF, no price mentioned
405 **   144a/46a, imp
1953, Karl Marx, two perforated and two imperforated souvenir sheets, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Blocks 8-9, ?360
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406  977/1467
1968-73, Winter Olympics, Dams, Insects, Young Pioneers and Railroad Cars, imperforated proofs of the complete design, the total is 26 values, full OG, NH, VF, Mi C.v. ?3,360 (full colors)
407 **  Mi 242/97, Blocks 7, 8-9 A,B

Selection of Early Issues in Blocks of Four

1949-53, 20 complete issues, most with sheet margins, including UPU, Sports, Presidents, Karl Marx and etc., post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is about ?3,000++
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408 **   77 var


1921, Coat of Arms, 5m red, green and black, printed on paper with gray network, top left corner margin block of four, double vertical and horizontal serrate roulette perforation, full OG, NH, VF
409  142 var
1923, Coat of Arms, 200m orange, horizontal pair, printed on pasted (doubled) paper, several pre-printing paper folds, fresh condition, full OG, LH, VF
410  176/92
1925-35, Coat of Arms, 15(pf)-80(pf), set of nine values, each one with blue "Muster" (Specimen) overprint, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce assembly
411 **/*   C9a var

Air Post stamps

1921-22, Airplane over Danzig, 10m deep green, roulette 13 1/2, sideways watermark "honeycomb", block of four with full offset of the design on gum side, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps - on gum side), VF, C.v. $168 as singles w/o variety

412 **   J29 fn

Postage Due stamps

1923, black unissued surcharge 1000(m) on 100m deep violet, top right corner margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #I/I, ?1,400++
413 **   O11 var

Official stamps

1921, black overprint "D M" on 80(pf) violet black and red, top left corner margin block of eight (2x4), printed on pasted (double) paper, two bottom right stamps showing a part of printing on normal "single"paper, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #10Pa, ?600 as singles
414 **   N58 var


1923, inverted surcharge 30c on 500m lilac, surcharge type II, left sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, only four stamps of type II are possible in a printer's sheet, expertized by Dr. Petersen, Mi #175 KII, ?2,250
415 **   226, C12


1950, Saar's Admission to the Council of Europe, complete set of two, postage and airpost, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #297-98, ?220