Lots 444 - 458, Catalogue of Auction #72 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
444 **   76
1902, Union of North and South Germany, 2m blue, Gothic script at the bottom, left sheet margin single, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. Oechsner certificate, Mi #79, ?350
445    B104

Semi - Postal issues

1937, Culture Fund, 6(+19)pf blue green, souvenir sheet of four, used (18.6.37) on large size registered cover from Glashutte to Wilthen, uprated by 6pf green in horizontal strip of five, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF, Mi Block 9, ?250
446 **   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
447 **   B292-93
1945, Elite Storm Troopers, 12+38pf carmine, imperforated complete set in bottom sheet margins blocks of four, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #909U-10U, ?360++
448 **   B292-93 var
1945, Elite Storm Troopers, 12+38pf carmine, complete set in bottom left corner sheet margin blocks of four, both blocks with perforation break, resulting in bottom pairs imperforated at the top and vertically, full OG, NH,VF, each stamp expertized by E. Peschl
449    CL1

Pioneer Flights

June 12-22, 1912, First Rhine-Main Airmail Flight specially printed gray postcards, first one with "Mainz 12.6.12", the other one - "Darmstadt 22.6.12" date markings, each one franked by Germania 5pfgreenand uprated with air post Pigeon 10pf orange, slightly rounded corners, mostly VF
450   Mi SFP1
October 4, 1912, Bavaria Airmail stationery postcard 25pf blue and 5pg green, tied by Munich "4.10.12" ds, nice condition, VF
451    C40

Zeppelin Flights

July 24-25, 1931, North Pole Flight postcard from Friedrichshafen to Leningrad, franked by "Polar Fahrt" overprint on Zeppelin stamp of 1m carmine, red flight cachet and special Leningrad"25.VII.31" arrival marking, VF, pencil guarantee of A. Falk, Sieger #119E, ?375
452 SB  Mi MH13A

Stamp Booklets

1920, Germania, 4m unexploded booklet, containing five panes of six stamps, separated by interleaves, red lettering on orange cover, numbered "1" on the left, perfect quality, VF, C.v. ?300
453 SB  Mi MH15A
1921, Germania and Numerals, 12m unexploded booklet, containing five panes of six stamps, separated by interleaves, red lettering on orange cover, numbered "1" on the left, flawless condition, VF, C.v. ?900
454 **   9N61-63


1949, 200th Anniversary of the birth of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, 10pf-30pf, complete set of three, nice unit, full OG, NH, F/VF, Mi #61-63, ?320
455 **  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
456  977/1467

East Germany

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)
457 **  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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458    C31-35

Zeppelin Flight

July 30-31, 1932, Luposta-Danzig Round Flight cover, franked by six stamps, including complete set of five with Luposta Exhibition air post surcharges, green flight cachet, Ronne dropped ds, VF, Sieger #170Aa