Lots 400 - 416, Catalogue of Auction #70 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
400 **   B141-43

Semi - Postal issues

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
401 **   B148-59
1939-41, German Posts Fund, two complete sets of 12 and 6 respectively, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #702-13, 773-78, ?145
402 (*)  Mi 1A

Semi-Official Air Post stamps

1912, Bork - Brueck Flight, no value indicated in violet with space for a postage stamp, top sheet margin single, fresh quality, unused, no gum, C.v. ?650 for hinged
403 **   9N1-20

West Berlin

1948, black diagonal overprint "Berlin", 2pf-5m, complete set of 20, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #1-20, ?360
404 **   9N61-63
1949, 200th Anniversary of the birth of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, 10pf-30pf, complete set of three, nice unit, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #61-63, ?320
405 **   9N64-67
1949, green diagonal "Berlin" surcharges of new denominations, 5(pf)/45pf-1(m)/3m, complete set of four, all are top sheet margin singles, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #64-67, ?250
406 **   9N70-79, 9N94-98
1951-53, Freedom Bell, three complete sets of five, different positions of bell clapper, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #75-79, 82-86, 101-05, ?300
407 **   9NB1-3

Semi - Postal issues

1949, Berlin Bear, 10+5(pf)-30+5(pf), complete set of three, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #68-70, ?350
408 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
409 **  Mi 94/96 AYy SKZ U

Soviet Zone of Occupation

1945-46, Fir Trees and Post Horn, 5(pf) green and 8(pf) orange, vertical se-tenant tete-beche imperforated pair, sparing full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?1,500, as extra - perforated and imperforated stamps in pairs or blocks on various paper with normal or sparing gum
410 **   144a/46a

East Germany

1953, Karl Marx, two perforated and two imperforated souvenir sheets, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Blocks 8-9, ?360
411  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)
412 **  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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413 **   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 scarce multiple, especially in sound condition, Mi #19 II, ?2,400 as singles
414 **   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++
415 **   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
416 **   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