Lots 421 - 439, Catalogue of Auction #74 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
421 **   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
422 **   B33

Semi - Postal issues

1930, IPOSTA, International Philatelic Exhibition in Berlin, 8pf-50pf, souvenir sheet of four, appropriate size 105x148mm, full OG (on stamps only), NH, VF, Mi Block 1, ?1,600
423 **   B58
1933, "10 Jahre of Deutsche Nothilfe", black overprint "1923-1933" on 5+15pf-50+150pf, souvenir sheet of four, appropriate size 209x148mm, perfect quality, full OG (on stamps only), NH, VF, expertized by A. Schlegel, Mi Block 2, ?6,000
424 **   B68
1935, OSTROPA, International Philatelic Exhibition in Konigsberg, 3(pf)-25(pf), souvenir sheet of four, appropriate size 148x104mm, excellent quality with full OG (this sheet always comes with removed gum), NH, VF and scarce, Mi Block 3, ?1,200 for a sheet without gum
425 **   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
426 **/*  Mi V-VI

Air Post stamps

1912, black overprint "E.EL.P." on air post stamps for Rhein and Main of 10pf and 20pf, complete set of two, both with full OG, first one is previously hinged, the other one - NH (C. Brettl certificate), mostly VF, C.v. ?1,350
427 **   36A

Post Offices in China

1901, black overprint "China" on 5m slate and carmine, type II, left sheet margin single, nice centering and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, a copy of R. Steuer certificate for block of four, this stamp came from bottom left position, Mi #27 II, ?700
428 **   32

Post Offices in Morocco

1905, black surcharge 6p25c on 5m slate and carmine, perforation holes 26x17, excellent centering, full OG, NH, VF, M. Jaschke-Lantelme certificate, Mi #33A, ?420
429 **  Mi 58 IIA HAN A
1919, black surcharge 6p25c on 5m slate and carmine, military printing, perforation holes 26x17, bottom sheet margin single with inscription "H 1996.19", perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, M. Jaschke-Lantelme certificate, C.v. ?500
430 **   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
431   Mi Block 1x a II

Soviet Occupation Zone

1946, Christmas issue, souvenir sheet of three, stamp of 3pf in dark brown ocher, printed on thick paper, broken outer frame on the right variety, used on registered cover from Gera to Kleinbrembach No.106 at Sommerda along with three other values, tied by Gera "23.2.46" ds, no backstamp, fresh, VF and very rare, block with variety on cover is not priced in Michel, B. Stroh certificate
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432   Mi 176/180 III, IIc III

District 16

1948, 30pf-3m, six values with local diagonal overprint "16 Gera 1", used on registered cover from Gera to Chicago, tied by "3.7.48" date stamp, postmarked on arrival, VF and very scarce, a stamp of3m on cover is not priced in the Cat., S. Sismondo certificate
433   Mi 1-14

Occupation issues of the World War I
Eupen (Belgium)

1920, Belgian stamps with black overprint "Eupen", 1c- 10fr, complete set of 14, used on registered special delivery cover to Bad Blankenburg (Germany), postmarked on arrival, VF
434 **  Mi 1a, 2


1918, black surcharges 20pf on 10k dark blue and 40pf on 20k blue and red, blocks of four, the last one with surcharge significantly shifted to the left, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. ?1,200 as singles

Lost Colonies

1919, Alsace to Togo, complete set of 19 labels, picturing territories lost during the World War I, usual rough perforation, fresh quality full OG, NH, F/VF
436 */U   

Danzig Collection

1920-39, about 600 mint or used stamps and three souvenir sheets, arranged and neatly described on the Collection pages, including some better items, such as 10th Anniversary issue, numerous watermark and background varieties, in addition included about 100 stamps of Allenstein, Marienwerder and Upper Silesia, minor flaws should be expected, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, ex-Vadim Ustinovsky, C.v. is over ?3,000
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437    B30-36


1931, European Paintings, 40c-5fr, complete set of six, used on registered cover to Heidelberg, tied by Saarbruecken "07.01.32" date stamp, postmarked on arrival, VF, C. Ney certificate, Mi #151-57, C.v. ?1,920
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438 **   178 var
1947, error of surcharge 3fr instead of 2fr on 12pf olive green, NH, VF and scarce, expertized by Dr. Dub, A. Brun and others, Mi #229Y I FII, ?6,000
439 */U   

Collection in a Brown Stockbook

1920-39, 560 mint and used stamps, high level of completion, including German surcharges on French stamps and Klaipeda issues with nice se-tenants of No.N61-62, World War II overprints "Memelland ist Frei" and etc., condition is a little mixed, especially on German issues, still collectible quality material, full/part of OG or unused/used, F/VF, Mi C.v. is ?6,000
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