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Catalogue of Stamp Auction #75, November 17, 2017. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
1  2

Estonia

1918- 19, Eesti Post, imperforated plate proof of 15k in bright blue, printed on an old poster (text on reverse), no gum as produced, VF
sold
2  29, 30
1919, Numerals, three imperforated proofs, 5p orange, printed on thin card and horizontal pair of 10p in blue, printed on ordinary paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
3  32
1919, Seagull, 35p dark blue, horizontal gutter tete-beche block of four, full OG, LH on gutter, VF
80.00
4  34 var
1920, Viking Ship, 1m black brown and blue, vertical tete-beche pair with gutter in the middle, full OG, previously hinged, VF
80.00
5 **   58-64
1922-23, Weaver and Blacksmith, 1/2m-10m, imperforated complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, usual patchy full original gum, NH, VF, C.v. $420++
sold
6 **   69 imp
1924, Weaver, 3p blue green, horizontal imperforated pair, balanced margins all around, full OG, NH, VF, Michel considers this stamp as a proof, however Estonian Specialized Cat. supposes it as rare imperforated variety
sold
7 **/*   73-75 imp
1925, Blacksmith, 12m red, 15m plum and 20m ultra, two imperforated singles and horizontal pair, minimal gum wrinkles on 12m, nice margins all around, full OG, NH or LH (15m), VF, these varieties are not listed either in Scott or Estonian Cat.
sold
8 **   78-79, 78 var
1923-24, Map of Estonia, 100m and 300m, complete set of two on LIGAT paper with usual patchy gum, in addition stamp of 100m on wove paper, all are in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. is over $1,000
sold
9  78-79
1923-24, Map of Estonia, imperforated plate proofs of 100m in olive green without blue color and 300m in brown and blue (issued colors), horizontal pairs printed on wove paper, full OG, hinged, VF and scarce
sold
10 **   81-82, 83
1924-27, Estonian Theaters, 30m, 70m and 40m, set of two and a single in top right corner sheet margin blocks of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 280++
sold
11  81-82
1924, Estonian Theaters, imperforated plate proofs of 30m and 70m in issued colors, vertical or horizontal pairs printed on wove paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
12  81
1924, National Theater, imperforated trial color proofs of 30m in red and black or blue and black, vertical pairs printed on wove paper with yellow background, the last one with tiny natural inclusion at the bottom, no gum as produced, VF and scarce, each one expertized by V. Nemvalz
sold
13  81
1924, National Theater, four different imperforated trial color proofs of 30m with center in black and frame in various colors, vertical pairs printed on wove paper with light brown background, no gum as produced, VF and rare group, each one expertized by V. Nemvalz
sold
14  83
1927, Tartu Theater, imperforated plate proof of 40m in issued colors, left sheet margin horizontal pair printed on thin gummed paper, full original slightly uneven gum, NH, VF
sold
15  86a
1928, New Currency overprint in red on Blacksmith 10m deep blue, right sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, expertized by E. Eichenthal, Mi #70U, 6,000 as **
sold
16 **   89 imp
1928, 3rd Philatelic Exhibition issue, Blacksmith 10m gray, horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Mi #73U, 3,000++
sold
17  89 imp
1928, 3rd Philatelic Exhibition issue, Blacksmith 10m gray, enlarged margins imperforated single, full OG, LH, VF, pencil signed on reverse
sold
18 **   90/104
1928-29, Coat of Arms, 1s-80s, complete set of 13 (15s carmine and 25s blue issued in 1935), top right corner sheet margin blocks of four (8s and 12s have side margin only), post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #74-86
sold
19 **  Mi 164x
1940, Coat of Arms, 1s gray on light blue green network, printed on white paper, block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 1,040
230.00
20 **   93a
1928, Coat of Arms, 5s red on green network, bottom leopard has five legs variety (position 72), full OG, NH, mostly VF
70.00
21 **   95 var
1928, Coat of Arms, 10s light blue on lilac network, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH (hinged on margin far away from the stamp), VF
sold
22 **/*   90/104 imp
1928-29, Coat of Arms, 1s-80s, group of seven imperforated pairs and block of four (25s), all printed on paper with colored network, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF
sold
23  90/102
1928-29, Coat of Arms, 1s-40s, imperforated proofs on white paper without network, group of 16, including two singles, five horizontal pairs and one block of four, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF
sold
24 **   105-07
1930, black surcharges on Map issue, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $840++
sold
25 **/*   108/11 imp
1932, Tartu University, 5s, 10s and 20s, two sheet margin imperforated singles and block of four (20s), full OG, NH or LH (two top stamps of block), VF
sold
26  112
1933, Narva Falls, imperforated plate proof of 1k in gray black (issued color), horizontal pair printed on wove paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
27 **   113-15 imp
1933, National Song Festival, 2s-10s, imperforated complete set of three, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF
70.00
28 **/*   113-15 imp
1933, National Song Festival, 2s-10s, imperforated complete set in right sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF
sold
29 **/*   117/32 imp
1936, President K. Pats, first issue, 1s-50s, imperforated set of six (less 10s for completion), blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF
sold
30 **/*   120/33 imp
1936-38, President K. Pats, second and third issues, 4s, 15s and 60s; 25s and 30s, two imperforated complete sets in blocks of four, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, VF
sold
31 **   120, 122-23 imp
1936, St. Brigitta Convent, 5s, 15s and 20s, imperforated complete set of three in horizontal pairs (10s had never been issued imperforated), full OG, NH, VF, each value expertized by V. Nemvalz
sold
32  138
1938, Tallinn Port, imperforated plate proof of 2k in light blue (issued color), block of four printed on wove paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
33  139-42
1938, Great Personalities, 5s-25s, imperforated proofs in issued colors, complete set of four, three of which with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF
sold
34  144
1939, Parnu Hospital, four imperforated trial color proofs of 5s in red, blue green and lilac in vertical pairs, full OG, NH, VF
sold
35 **  Mi 162x
1940, Carrier Pigeon, 15s dark carmine, printed on white paper, bottom sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, C.v. 700
sold
36 **   84-88, 108-11, 113-15

Three Sets in Blocks of Four

1928-33, New Currency overprints, Tartu University and Song Festival, the total is 12 blocks of four, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $428++
sold
37 **   B13a-14a

Semi - Postal issues

1926, black surcharges on Red Cross issue, complete set in blocks of four, left pair of each block imperforated horizontally, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #60Uw-61Uw, 280++
80.00
38 **   B15-19 imp
1927, Estonian Castles, 5+5m-40+40m, printed on laid paper, imperforated complete set of five, high values with sheet margins, full original uneven gum as always, NH, VF
sold
39  B15-19
1927, Estonian Castles, 5+5m-40+40m, complete set of five on laid paper, each stamp overprinted "Proov" (Proof) in red, full/large part of OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
sold
40  B20-23
1931, Red Cross issue, 2+3s-20+3s, six imperforated proofs, including two singles and two horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF
sold
41  B20
1931, Red Cross issue, imperforated plate proof of 2+3s in green (close to issued color, no Red Cross), left sheet margin block of six (3x2) on yellowish paper, control number "0000103" in black, no gum as produced, VF and rare multiple
sold
42  B24-27
1933, Anti-Tuberculosis issue, 5+3s-20+3s, imperforated complete proof set of four, all are in blocks of four, except 20s in vertical pair, full OG, NH or LH (top stamps), VF
sold
43  B32-35
1937, Caritas, 10+10s-50+50s, imperforated proofs in issued colors, complete set of four, full OG, very light traces of hinge, mostly VF
sold
44  B36-B38
1938, Caritas, 10+10s-25s+25s, imperforated proofs in issued colors, set of three (no high value) in horizontal pairs, full OG, LH, VF
sold
45  B36-39
1938, Caritas, 10+10s-50+50s, six enlarged format essays, including perforated and imperforated se-tenants, fresh quality, no gum as produced, VF and rare
sold
46  B41-44
1939, Caritas, 10+10s-50+50s, imperforated proofs, complete set of four, each one with side margin, full OG, NH, VF
sold
47  B46-49
1940, Caritas, 10+10s-50+50s, imperforated proofs, complete set of four, each one with nice margins, full OG, NH, VF
sold
48 **   B20/49

Nice Blocks of Four Group

1931-40, Red Cross, Anti- Tuberculosis and Caritas of 1937-40, seven complete issues, the total is 28 blocks of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,430++
Click here to see Part 2
sold
49 **   C2-3

Air Post stamps

1923, red overprint "1923" or surcharge "15 Marka. 1923" on Airplane 5m yellow, black and light green, two triangle blocks of four, each one contains tete-beche pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $180++
sold
50 **   C2-3 var
1923, red overprint "1923" or surcharge "15 Marka. 1923" on Airplane 5m yellow, black and light green, two tete-beche blocks of four with horizontal gutter in the middle, each one has light fold along the gutter, full original uneven gum, NH, VF
170.00
51 **   C4 var
1923, black surcharge 10m on 5m+5m yellow, black and light green, vertical pair with gutter in the middle, slight fold along the gutter, full OG, NH, VF
85.00
52 **   C6 var
1923, red surcharge 45m on 5m+5m yellow black and light green, second issue with wide space between "5" and "Marka", block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #45B II, 1,600++
sold
53 U D  

International Reply Coupons

1924-35, five different used items, 35m, 30s, 45/30s and 45s, each one issued in Tallinn, all appropriate markings, nice quality overall, mostly VF
sold
54 **  Mi 2

Rakvere (Wiesenberg)

1919, black surcharge "Eesti (Rakwere) 15" on cutout of Russian stationery wrapper 2k green, nice and fresh, no gum as produced, NH, VF, expertized by E. Eichenthal, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 800
sold
55 **/*   

Beautiful Collection on Stockpages

1918-41, over 500 stamps and 7 souvenir sheets, starting with first regular issue and "Eesti Post" overprints on Imperial stamps, apparently complete, but not expertized, postage, semi-postal and airpost issues, some imperforated proofs and valuable items throughout, No. C7-8 seems dubious and not counted, the same as local straight line cancellations, nice quality and very high potential unit if sell separately, full OG, mainly NH and F/VF, C.v. is over $2,500 without "Eesti Post"
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
sold
56 **   1-3 x, y

German Occupation of Estonia During the World War II

Catalogued by Michel Spezial 2017

1941, Swastika and Coat of Arms, 15(k)-30(k), two complete sets on chalk- surfaced and ordinary paper, each one in blocks of four, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 460++
sold
57  1yU-3yU
1941, Swastika and Coat of Arms, 15(k)-30(k), imperforated complete set of three on ordinary paper, two stamps with sheet margins, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. 240
sold
58 **   1yU-3yU
1941, Swastika and Coat of Arms, 15(k)-30(k), imperforated complete set in corner sheet margin blocks of four, printed on ordinary paper, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,800++
sold
59 **   1 var, 3yb
1941, Swastika and Coat of Arms, 15(k) brown with broken first "E" in "Eesti" variety, and 30(k) blue instead of dark blue, all printed on ordinary paper, full OG, NH, F/VF, a common stamp of 30(k) is included
sold
60 **   4Ua-9Ua
1941, Views of Estonian Cities, 15+15(k)-100+100(k), imperforated complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, the first printing, block of 20(k) has a gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 480++
sold
61  2, 5

Elva (Elwa)

1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on factory worker 2k green and miner 5k red, each one cancelled on individual piece by Elva ds, VF, T. Loebbering opinion, C.v. 420
sold
62 **   4
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on farm worker 4k claret, printed on watermarked paper, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. Puolaas, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 1,200
sold
63  8-9, 11
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on 20k green, 30k blue and 60k carmine, three postally used values, mostly VF, T. Loebbering individual certificate for each stamp, C.v. 990
sold
64 **   10
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on farm worker 50k brown, printed on paper without watermark, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. Puolaas, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 600
sold
65  19
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on North Pole Flight 80k carmine, full OG, previously hinged, VF, T. Loebbering opinion, C.v. 350
sold
66  21
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Perekop 1r gray brown, full OG, LH, VF, T. Loebbering opinion, C.v. 350
sold
67  23
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Suvorov 1r black brown, neatly cancelled, VF, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 1,100
sold
68  24
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Volga Provinces Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 10k multicolored, full OG, LH, VF, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 400
sold
69  24
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Volga Provinces Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 10k multicolored, appropriate cancellation, VF, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 700
sold
70  25
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Far East Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 15k multicolored, neat cancellation, VF and very rare, T. Loebbering certificate stated "16th recorded example", C.v. 3,500
sold
71  26
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Ukrainian Republic Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, properly cancelled top sheet margin single, VF, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 800
sold
72  27
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Byelorussian Republic Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, neatly cancelled, VF and very rare, only 12 examples recorded, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 1,500
sold
73  28
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Kyrgyz Republic Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, nicely cancelled right sheet margin single, VF and rare, T. Loebbering certificate states "14th recorded stamp", C.v. 3,500
sold
74  29
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Georgian Republic Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, appropriate cancellation, VF, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 800
sold
75  29
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Georgian Republic Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, neat corner cancellation, VF, 200 stamps were produced, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 800
sold
76  31
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Armenian Republic Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, top right corner sheet margin example, neat Elva cancellation, VF and extremely rare, only four stamps recorded, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 4,000
sold
77  32
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Turkmen Republic Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, appropriately cancelled bottom sheet margin single, VF, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 800
sold
78  33
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Tadzhik Republic Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, left sheet margin single, proper Elva cancellation, VF and very rare, T. Loebbering certificate stating "10th recorded example", C.v. 7,000
sold
79  35
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Karelian Finnish Republic Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 30k multicolored, right sheet margin single, neat cancellation, VF, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 1,100
sold
80  37
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Main Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 50k multicolored, bottom sheet margin stamp, appropriate corner cancellation, VF, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 1,000
sold
81  38
1941, black handstamped overprint "Eesti Post" on Mechanization Pavilion of All-Union Agriculture Exhibition, 60k multicolored, bottom sheet margin single, proper cancellation, VF, 100 stamps were issued, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 1,000
sold
82  1, 4, 6

Moisakula (Moisekull)

1941, overprint "Vaba. Eesti" on 10k dark blue or surcharges "Vaba. Eesti 1.20"on 1k and 5k, all are postally used, mostly VF, expertized by E. Eichenthal, C.v. 1,450
sold
83 **/*   1A, 2A I, II

Otepaa (Odenpah)

1941, Coat of Arms, 20+20(k), 30+30(k), perforated complete set of three, including both types of Arms, full OG, NH (No.2 A II) or VLH, VF, expertized by V. Nemvalz, C.v. 650
sold
84  1A, 2A II
1941, Coat of Arms, 20+20(k), 30+30(k), perforated complete set of two, Arms of type II, neat corner cancellations, VF, C.v. 650
sold
85 **   1A F
1941, Coat of Arms, 20+20(k), perforated single with omitted blue color, centered to the top, full OG, NH and fine, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 450
sold
86  1A PF1
1941, Coat of Arms, 20+20(k) black and blue, left sheet margin single with short "T" variety, full OG, VLH at the bottom left (mostly on margin), VF, expertized by V. Karmi, C.v. 200
sold
87  1A PF1
1941, Coat of Arms, 20+20(k) black and blue, a single with short "T" variety, neat corner cancellation, mostly VF, expertized by V. Karmi, C.v. 500
sold
88 **   2A IIUl
1941, Coat of Arms, 30+30(k) black and blue, type II, bottom left corner sheet margin single, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by E. Keiler and V. Nemvalz, C.v. 650
sold
89 **   1B
1941, Coat of Arms, 20+20(k) black and blue, top left corner margin imperforated single, post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF very scarce, expertized by G. Puolaas and L. Pruus, V. Nemvalz certificate
sold
90 **   1B F
1941, Coat of Arms, 20+20(k), top margin imperforated example without blue color, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, expertized by E. Keiler and V. Nemvalz, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. 5,000
1650.00
91 **   2B I
1941, Coat of Arms, 30+30(k) black and blue, Arms of type I, enlarged margins imperforated single, full original slightly uneven gum, NH, VF, expertized by L. Pruus, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. 1,000
sold
92 **   2B II
1941, Coat of Arms, 30+30(k) black and blue, type II, bottom left corner sheet margin imperforated single, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by V. Nemvalz, C.v. 300
sold
93 **   9I K

Parnu (Pernau)

1941, inverted black overprint (type I) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on aviator 30k blue, block of four, bottom left stamps with broken "8" variety (position 9 of not inverted setting), full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple, expertized by E. Eichenthal, T. Loebbering certificate, prorated C.v. 3,100++
sold
94 **   1II-10II, 9II PFV
1941, black overprint (type II) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on 1k-50k, complete set in blocks of four, most with sheet margins, in 30k has bottom left stamp with extra stroke on "1" variety, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 870++
sold
95  1II DD, 2II K, 6II K, 9II K
1941, black overprint (type II) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941", four stamps with double (1k) or inverted overprint (1k, 10k and 30k), first one with heavy black ink on reverse, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. 300
sold
96 **   1II K
1941, inverted black overprint "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on worker 1k orange, full OG, NH, fine and very scarce, only two such blocks are known, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 520++
230.00
97 **   3II A PFIII, PFVI
1941, black overprint (type II) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on perforated peasant 3k light blue, top right corner sheet margin block of four, positions 9-10/19-20, top left stamp with broken "1", two bottom ones have wide "9" varieties of overprint, full OG, NH, VF and extremely rare multiple, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 3,740++
sold
98 **   3II A PFIII
1941, black overprint (type II) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on perforated peasant 3k light blue, wide "9" variety of overprint (position 19), very slight gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. 1,200
sold
99 **   3II ADD
1941, double black overprint (type II) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on perforated peasant 3k light blue, right sheet margin block of four, positions 29-30/39-40, bottom left stamp with broken "u" in "Pernau" variety, full OG, NH,VF, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 1,400++
sold
100 **   3B, 6-8, 10 PFIII, PFVI
1941, black overprint (type II) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on imperforated 3k, perforated 10k, 15k, 20k and 50k, set of five in top right corner margin blocks of four, top left stamp of each block with broken "1", bottom ones with wide "9" varieties, block of 3k with tiny water spot on one stamp (not error), full OG, NH, VF and scarce group, T. Loebbering certificate for the set, C.v. 1,750++
sold
101 **   5II DD
1941, widely spaced double black overprint (type II) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on miner 5k red, vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 300++
sold
102 **/*   5II, 8II-9II IV
1941, error black overprint (type II) "Pernau. 8.VI. Pernau" on 5k, 20k and 30k, full OG, NH (5k) or VLH, F/VF, C.v. 200
60.00
103 **   5II, 8II-9II IV
1941, black overprint (type II) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on 5k, 20k and 30k, bottom sheet margin blocks of four, bottom stamps with "Pernau" instead of "1941" error, full OG, NH, mostly VF, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 600++
170.00
104 **   9II K
1941, inverted black overprint (type II) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on aviator 3k blue, left sheet margin block of four, very slight gum crease at the bottom right stamp, full OG, NH, VF, T. Loebbering certificate, C.v. 800++
220.00
105  10 P1
1941, trial inverted overprint (type II) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on Arms 60k carmine, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce, G. Krischke certificate stating "5th recorded example", Michel is not priced this proof
sold
106  10 P2
1941, two trial sideways overprint (type 2) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on Mayakovsky 60k dark blue violet, overprints positions 31-32, full OG, NH, VF and rare, T. Loebbering certificate, no price indicated in Michel
sold
107  10 P2 K
1941, trial inverted overprint (type 2) "Pernau. 8.VII. 1941" on Mayakovsky 60k dark blue violet, full OG, NH, VF, the only recorded example with inverted overprint, T. Loebbering certificate
sold
108 **   1 var

Latvia

1918, Sun Design, 5k carmine, printed on old German maps, horizontal and vertical pairs with double impression, the last one has one print inverted, no gum as issued, VF
sold
109 **   55
1919, Rising Sun, 10k gray blue, complete tete-beche sheet of 200 (100+100) with vertical gutter in the middle, minor marginal flaws, full OG, NH, VF
115.00
110  57-58
1919, Sun Design, imperforated plate proofs of 3r and 5r in horizontal pairs, printed on vertically laid paper, in addition horizontal pair proof of 5r on yellowish gray paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce items from the Postal Archives
sold
111  60 var
1919, 1st Anniversary of Independence, 10k brown and rose, printed on vertically laid paper, horizontal strip of three imperforated vertically, full OG, LH, F/VF
sold
112  60
1919, 1st Anniversary of Independence, imperforated plate proof of 10k in brown and rose (issued colors), top right margin example printed on back side of a poster, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
113  60
1919, 1st Anniversary of Independence, imperforated plate proof of 10k in brown and rose (issued colors), horizontal pair printed on vertically laid paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very rare, according to the von Hofmann Cat. only 25 such proofs were produced
sold
114  61-63
1919, 1st Anniversary of Independence, imperforated plate proofs of 10k, 35k and 1r in horizontal pairs, printed on horizontally laid paper or on an old banknote, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very rare items from the Postal Archives
sold
115  64-66
1919, Warrior Slaying Dragon, 10k-35k, imperforated plate proofs in horizontal pairs, first one with offset of red color on reverse, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very rare
sold
116  72-73
1919, 1st Constitution issue, imperforated plate proofs of 3r and 5r in issued colors, two horizontal pairs on ordinary paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce item from the Postal Archives
sold
117 **   76 var
1920, Sun Design, 5k, two tete-beche blocks of four with horizontal inscribed gutter in the middle, first one in red, the other one in dark carmine, full OG, NH, VF
170.00
118 **   76, 79 var
1920-21, Sun Design, 5k red and 40k lilac, two vertical gutter tete-beche pairs with inscription on gutter, the last one with fold along the gutter, full OG, NH, VF
85.00
119 **   76-81 var
1920-21, Sun Design, 5k-75k, seven horizontal or vertical (1) gutter pairs, two with inscription on the gutter, one stamp of 20k with spot of gum missing, three pairs have fold along the gutter, full OG, NH, mostly VF
85.00
120 **   78, 80-81
1920-21, Sun Design, 20k and 75k, two sheet margin horizontal pairs, imperforated vertically between stamps and on the side; and vertical bottom sheet margin vertical pair of 50k, imperforated at the foot, full OG, NH, VF
110.00
121  76-81
1920-21, Sun Design, 5k-75k, complete set of imperforated proofs in horizontal pairs, with added 5k red and 50k gray lilac on yellowish paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce group of Archival proofs
sold
122 **   86-87 var
1920, black surcharge 2r on 10k blue and 35k brown, two blocks of four with horizontal gutter in the middle, additional perforation 9 3/4 along the gutter, full original patchy gum, NH, mostly VF
sold
123 **/*   61/94 var

Group of Perforation Errors

1920-21, Independence, Warrior and different surcharged issues, eight items, including five fantails and three horizontal pairs imperforated between stamps (one with blind perforation),full OG, NH or VLH (two pairs), mostly VF
sold
124 **/*   95-99
1921, black or dark blue surcharges on Latgale Liberation issue, 10r-100r on 50k green and rose, sheet margin blocks of four printed on banknotes, 50r/50k and 100r/50k with perforation 11 1/4, full OG, NH or LH (three stamps of low value blocks), VF
sold
125 **   101-12, 108 var
1921-22, Stars and Coat of Arms, 50k-100r, complete set of 13, including stamp of 10r with perforation 10x11 1/2, watermark LIGAT, full OG, NH, mostly VF
110.00
126 **   111-12
1922, Coat of Arms, 50r dark brown and pale brown, 100r blue and pale blue, watermark LIGAT, blocks of four, first one slightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $560++
sold
127  102/11
1921-22, Stars and Coat of Arms, group of six imperforated plate proofs, including horizontal pairs of 5r and 50r, printed on watermarked LIGAT paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce Archival proofs
sold
128 **   113-31, var
1923-25, Stars and Coat of Arms, 1s-10L, complete set of 17 with additional 8 stamps of perforation or color (50s) varieties, watermark LIGAT, full OG, NH, mostly VF
sold
129 **  Mi 93F
1923, Stars, 10s dull pink, color variety, a single with gutter on the left, full OG, NH, VF, reportedly only 200 stamps were produced, a common stamp is added for comparison, C.v. 600
sold
130 **  Mi 103F
1925, Stars, 6s green, perforation 10, yellow coating printed on both sides, full OG, NH, VF only 400 stamps were produced, H. von Hofmann certificate, C.v. 600
sold
131 **   120 var
1923, Stars, 15s red brown on salmon coating, three marginal stamps imperforated at sides, top sheet margin example is expertly regummed, two others with full OG, NH, VF
sold
132  113/25
1923-25, Stars, 1s-50s, 41 imperforated proofs, including 20 horizontal or vertical pairs and a single (25s), watermark LIGAT, no gum as produced, NH, VF and a colorful group of Archival proofs
690.00
133 **   126
1923, Coat of Arms, two imperforated proofs of 1L in brown and pale brown, horizontal pairs on watermarked LIGAT paper, first one without gum as produced, the other one with full OG, both are NH, VF
sold
134  127
1923, Coat of Arms, imperforated proof of 2L in blue and pale (issued colors), left sheet margin block of four, watermark LIGAT, top left stamp with translucent natural inclusion, fresh quality, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce multiple of Archival proof
sold
135  135-51
1927-31, Stars, 1s-50s, 64 imperforated proofs, including 29 horizontal pairs and five singles printed on watermarked Swastika paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and an attractive group
Click here to see Part 2
sold
136  152-53
1927-31, Coat of Arms, imperforated proofs of 1L and 2L, two horizontal pairs of each denomination, different positions of watermark Swastika, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
137 **   154
1933, Coat of Arms, 5L green and pale green, bottom sheet margin single on watermarked Swastika paper, full OG, NH, VF
sold
138  154
1933, Coat of Arms, imperforated proof of 5r in green and pale green (issued colors), two horizontal pairs of different positions of watermark, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
139  158-60
1928, 10th Anniversary of Independence, imperforated proofs of 6s and 20s in issued colors, horizontal pairs, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
140  164-67
1932, Riga Exhibition, black overprint on Stars, 3s-35s, complete set of four imperforated proofs in horizontal pairs, no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce Archival items
sold
141  174-79
1934, New Constitution, 3s-40s, complete set of six imperforated proofs in horizontal pairs, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
142  180-83
1936, Latvian Writers and Poets, 3s-35s, complete set of four imperforated proofs in horizontal pairs, no gum as produced, NH, VF and rare
sold
143 **   191 var
1937, President K. Ulmanis, 40s brown, horizontal (scarce) instead of reversed horizontal watermark Swastika, right sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF
85.00
144  184-92
1937, President K. Ulmanis, 3s-50s, complete set of nine imperforated proofs in horizontal pairs, no gum as issued, NH, VF and rare set from the Postal Archives
sold
145  193-97
1937, Independence Monuments, 3s-30s, complete set of six imperforated proofs in horizontal pairs (proofs of 35s and 40s not exist), no gum as issued, NH, VF and rare Archival proofs
sold
146 **   200 var
1938, View of Vidzeme, 3s brown orange, bottom right corner sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
85.00
147  Hofmann #E18-19
1939, Landscape Pictorial issue, two essays of unissued design, imperforated 3s black brown and perforated 20s blue, printed on watermarked Swastika paper, no gum as produced, NH, VF and rare
sold
148  208-10
1939, 5th Anniversary of National Unity Day, imperforated proofs of 5s, 10s and 20s in vertical pairs (proofs of only these three values are known), no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce Archival items
sold
149  216
1939, Apple, imperforated proof of 20s in rose lake (issued color), horizontal pair, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
150  217/29
1940, Coat of Arms, 1s-1L, complete set of nine imperforated proofs in horizontal pairs (proofs of 5s and 35s are not recorded), two stamps with minor gum wrinkles, full OG, NH, VF and scarce items from Postal Archives
sold
151  224
1940, Coat of Arms, 16 perforated trial color proofs of 20s, printed on watermarked Swastika paper, full OG, NH (8) or LH, VF
sold
152  224
1940, Coat of Arms, 40 imperforated trial color proofs of 20s in horizontal pairs (20 different colors), printed on watermarked Swastika paper, full OG, NH, VF and rare group of Archival proofs
sold
153  Hofmann #E20-21
1940, Coat of Arms, two perforated essays of unissued design of 20s in lake and lilac red, full OG, NH, VF
sold
154  B1-2

Semi - Postal issues

1920, Mercy and Wounded Soldier, two imperforated proofs of 20(30)k and 40(50)k in issued colors, horizontal pairs printed on back side of banknotes in green and brown, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
155 **   B13-20
1920, Mercy and Wounded Soldier, black surcharge 2r on 20k-1r, complete set of eight, blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $560++
Click here to see the backside
sold
156  B21-23
1923, War Invalid Fund, blue surcharge 10s on Stars of 1s, 2s and 4s, complete set of imperforated proofs in horizontal pairs, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
157 Mi 111A PF
1925, Tercentenary of Liepaja, 50(60)k dark green and violet, error "Papdosanas" instead of "Pardosanas" at the bottom inscription, full OG, previously hinged, VF
Click here to see enlarged fragment
sold
158 **   B24-28 imp
1925, Tercentenary of Liepaja, 6(12)s-50(60)s, imperforated complete set of five in horizontal pairs, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,000 as hinged singles
sold
159 **   B57, a
1930, Anti-Tuberculosis issue, 2(4)s orange and vermilion, horizontal pair, left stamp with error denomination 1(2)s, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $700 as hinged
sold
160  B61-64
1930, Anti-Tuberculosis issue, 10(20)s-25(50)s, imperforated proofs in horizontal pairs, the only these four proofs are known from this issue, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
161 **   B66-71, imp
1930, Janis Rainis Memorial Fund, 1(2)s-15(30)s, perforated and imperforated complete set of six, full OG, NH (imperforated 10(20)s has slight trace of hinge on margin only), VF, C.v. $285
85.00
162 **   B66-71
1930, Janis Rainis Memorial Fund, 1(2)s-15(30)s, perforated complete set in blocks of four, occasional fold along perforation, nice and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $380++
115.00
163 **   B68, var
1930, Janis Rainis Memorial Fund, 4(8)s green, perforated and imperforated blocks of six (2x3), left stamp of the middle row with variety "girl's face is missing" on both blocks, in addition perforated one has vertical position of watermark, full OG (one perforated stamp with slight toned spot - not error), NH, VF and a spectacular pair
Click here to see enlarged fragment
sold
164  B92-94
1936, White Cross Society, 3s-20s, complete set of three imperforated proofs in horizontal pairs (proof of 35s is not known), no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
165  B96
1938, National Reconstruction Fund, 35s blue and 40s dark brown, imperforated proof of souvenir sheet of two, printer's lines on margin, no gum as produced, NH, VF and rare item from the Postal Archives
sold
166 **   C1-2

Air Post stamps

1921, Bleriot XI, 10r emerald and 20r blue, complete set of triangle stamps in sheet margin tete-beche blocks of six, the last one with plate number, full original slightly toned gum, NH (hinged on margin), VF
sold
167  C3-4
1928, Bleriot XI, imperforated proofs of triangle stamps of 10s green and 15s red, complete set in horizontal tete-beche strips of three (proof of No.C5 not known), no gum as produced, NH, VF and scarce items from the Postal Archives
sold
168 **   C6a
1931, Bleriot XI, 10s green, perforation 10 3/4, sheet margin tete-beche pair of triangle stamps with reversed horizontal watermark, full OG, NH, VF
sold
169  C7a
1931, Bleriot XI, 15s red, perforation 10 3/4, triangle stamp with reversed vertical watermark, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $120 for stamp with cheapest position of watermark
sold
170 **   C8 var
1932, Bleriot XI, 15s blue, pair of triangle stamps imperforated between, full OG, NH, VF
sold
171  C6-8
1931-32, Bleriot XI, imperforated proofs of triangle stamps, 10s-25s, complete set of four in tete-beche blocks of six, including two blocks of 10s with different positions of watermark Swastika, no gum as produced, NH, VF and very rare archival proofs
sold
172 **   C9-13
1933, "Latvia - Africa" Flight, black overprints or surcharges on third Bleriot XI issue, complete set of five, three with sheet margins, full original slightly striped gum, NH, VF, each value with expert's hs on reverse, C.v. $800
290.00
173 **   C9-11
1933, "Latvia - Africa" Flight, black overprints on 10s-25s, set of three with reversed vertical watermark Swastika, full OG, NH, VF and scarce watermark varieties, W. Watzke certificate
sold
174 **   CB1-2, a

Air Post Semi-Postal issues

1930, Janis Rainis Memorial Fund, 10(20)s and 15(30)s, perforated and imperforated complete sets of two, in addition perforated stamp of 10 (20)s with reversed vertical watermark, full OG, NH, VF
85.00
175 **   CB3-5, a
1931, Home Guards Fund surcharged issue, 50s/10s- 1.50L/25s, perforated and imperforated complete set of triangle stamps in sheet margin tete-beche blocks of six, full original slightly striped gum, especially on imperforated blocks, NH, VF, C.v. $570++
sold
176 **   CB6-8
1932, Home Guards Fund, 10(20)s-25(50)s, complete set of triangle stamps in sheet margin tete-beche blocks of six, full OG (slightly striped), NH, VF, C.v. $450++
sold
177 **   CB6-8, a
1932, Home Guards Fund, 10(20)s-25(50)s, two perforated and imperforated complete sets of three triangle stamps, two different positions of watermark, full OG, NH (one stamp is LH), VF
110.00
178 **   CB9-13
1932, Aviation Pioneers, 5(25)s-25(1.25)L, perforated complete set in blocks of four, blocks of 10(50)s and 15 (75)s with reversed horizontal position of watermark, one block is folded along perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $600++
sold
179 **   CB18a-20a
1933, Wounded Aviators Fund, 3(53)s-35(135)s, two imperforated complete sets of three triangle stamps, two positions of watermark, full OG, NH (one stamp is LH), VF, C.v. $250++
115.00
180 **   CB21-24, a
1933, Airplanes and Dirigible, 8(68)s-40(190)s, perforated and imperforated complete sets of four, full OG, NH (perforated stamp of 12(112)s is VLH), VF, C.v. is over $500
sold
181 SB   Hofmann #MH1

Stamp Booklets

1938, 20th Anniversary of the Republic, unexploited Ls2.02 booklet, containing two blocks of four and four horizontal pairs separated by pre-printed interleaves, black lettering on yellow paper, perfect quality, VF
sold
182 SB   Hofmann #MH2
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Republic, unexploited Ls0.30 booklet, containing five horizontal pairs of 3s brown orange, separated by pre-printed interleaves, black lettering on yellow paper, nice condition, VF and scarce
sold
183 SB   Hofmann #MH3
1939, 20th Anniversary of the Republic, unexploited Ls0.30 booklet, containing five horizontal pairs of 3s brown orange, separated by pre-printed interleaves, black lettering on yellow paper, fresh condition, VF
sold
184 SB   Hofmann #MH6
1938, 20th Anniversary of the Republic, unexploited Ls1.- booklet, containing five horizontal pairs of 10s green, separated by pre-printed interleaves, black lettering on yellow paper, flawless condition, VF
sold
185 **/*   

Beautiful Collection in Black Stockbook

1918-40, over 1200 mint stamps and 4 souvenir sheets, mainly complete issues of postage, semi-postal, air post and air post semi-postal stamps, starting with nice range of Sun Design printed on German Maps, numerous proofs, printing, perforation and watermark varieties, valuable blocks of four, such as Jubilee of Liepaja, Anti-Tuberculosis, Home Guards of 1932 and etc., nice quality overall, as a defect we mention striped gum on some items, full OG, mainly NH, F/VF or better, great unit for a specialist or retailer
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34
sold
186  2N1-11

West Army (General Bermondt-Avalov)

1919, black handstamp of Russian Orthodox Cross (type 1) on Sun Design and Riga Liberation issues, complete set of 11, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, each value with expert's hs on reverse, C.v. $500
sold
187  2N1-11 var
1919, black handstamp of Russian Orthodox Cross (type 2) on Sun Design and Riga Liberation issues, complete set of 11, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF and very scarce, each value with expert's hs on reverse
sold
188  2N1/11
1919, black handstamp of Russian Orthodox Cross on Sun Design and Riga Liberation, set of ten stamps cancelled by Jelgava "11.10.19" ds on two gray paper envelopes with official message on reverse of each one with Postmaster's signature, one with horizontal fold did not affect stamps, otherwise VF, C.v. $527.50
sold
189  2N12-22
1919, black overprint "3. A." and Russian Orthodox Cross on Sun Design and Riga Liberation issues, complete set of 11, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, most of stamps with various expert's hs on reverse, C.v. $243
sold
190 */U   2N12-19 var
1919, black overprint "3. A." and Russian Orthodox Cross on Sun Design, 3k-75k, set of nine, including horizontal pair of 5k used on a piece, each item perforated 9 3/4 at one side, full OG, NH (2), LH/hinged or used, mostly VF and scarce group, 10k expertized by Dr. Jemtschoujin, many others with various expert's hs, prorated C.v. $1,280
345.00
191  2N12/19
1919, black overprint "3. A." and Russian Orthodox Cross on Sun Design and Riga Liberation, 19 stamps cancelled on eight pieces, including three blocks of four, representing various overprint types, fresh, VF, C.v. $344++
sold
192 **   2N22a
1919, inverted black overprint "3. A." and Russian Orthodox Cross on Riga Liberation 35k brown, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Dr. Jemtschoujin, C.v. $200 as hinged
sold
193  2N23-36
1919, black surcharges "L. P." and new denominations on 11 perforated and 3 imperforated Imperial stamps, complete set of 14, full OG, LH or previously hinged, mostly VF, C.v. $340
sold
194 **   2N27a, 2N31a
1919, inverted black surcharges 70k/15k and 2r/50k, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400 as hinged
sold
195  2N36a
1919, inverted black surcharge 10r on imperforated stamp of 3.50r maroon and green, full OG, LH, VF and scarce, C.v. $300
sold
196 **   2N45-57

Soviet Occupation issues

1940, Coat of Arms of Latvian Soviet Republic, 1s-5L, complete set in blocks of four, many with sheet margins, 10s has perforation 10 1/2x10 1/4, full OG, NH, VF
sold
197 **   2N45 var
1940, Coat of Arms of Latvian Soviet Republic, 1s dark violet, block of four, imperforated vertically between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
sold
198 **   2N47 var
1940, Coat of Arms of Latvian Soviet Republic, 3s vermilion, bottom sheet margin single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
85.00
199 **   2N47 var
1940, Coat of Arms of Latvian Soviet Republic, 3s vermilion, block of four, imperforated vertically between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
sold
200 **   2N48 var
1940, Coat of Arms of Latvian Soviet Republic, 5s olive black, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
sold
201 **   2N48 var
1940, Coat of Arms of Latvian Soviet Republic, 5s olive black, block of four, imperforated vertically between stamps, bottom pair with slight gum wave without creasing, full OG, NH, VF
sold
202 **   2N51 var
1940, Coat of Arms of Latvian Soviet Republic, 20s brown lilac, left sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated on the left, full OG, NH, VF
sold
203 **   2N53 var
1940, Coat of Arms of Latvian Soviet Republic, 35s bright ultra, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
90.00
204  2N45/57
1940, Coat of Arms of Latvian Soviet Republic, 1s-5L, complete set of 12 imperforated plate proofs (proof of 2s not known), all with sheet margins, printed on watermarked Wavy Lines paper, full OG, NH, VF and scarce archival proofs
sold
205 **   1-6

German Occupation of Latvia During the World War II

Catalogued by Michel Spezial 2017

1941, black overprint "Latvija. 1941. 1.VII." on 5k-50k, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 360++
sold
206 **   1-2, 4-5
1941, black overprint "Latvija. 1941. 1.VII." on 5k, 10k, 20k and 30k, complete sheets of 100, control inscription on margins, folded along perforation, otherwise fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 1,400
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
170.00
207 **   2 Ur
1941, black overprint "Latvija. 1941. 1.VII." on factory worker 10k dark blue, complete sheet of 100, imperforated on the right, apparently unfolded and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and unique sheet, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. 10,000++
sold
208 **   2-3 var, 4x-5x
1941, black overprint "Latvija. 1941. 1.VII." on 10k, 15k, 20k and 30k, all are printed on thick (0.085-0.09mm) paper, the last one with sheet margin, full OG, NH, VF
170.00
209 **   5x
1941, black overprint "Latvija. 1941. 1.VII." on aviator 30k blue, printed on thick (0.085-0.09mm) paper, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 1,000++
sold
210 **   6 Ur
1941, black overprint "Latvija. 1941. 1.VII." on farm worker 50k brown and buff, right sheet margin single imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, only ten stamps recorded, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. 1,000
sold
211  1-2

Lithuania

1918, First Vilnius issue, 10sk and 15sk, complete set of two, first one is top left corner margin example, no gum as issued, very light traces of hinge, VF, C.v. $300
sold
212 **   3-8
1918, Second Vilnius issue, 10sk-50sk, complete set of six, no gum as issued, NH, F/VF centering, C.v. $295
sold
213 **   10, a
1919, First Kaunas issue, 15sk black, block of four, top right stamp with 5sk, error of denomination, no gum as issued, NH, VF
sold
214  15 var
1919, Second Kaunas issue, 20sk black, double impression (one is inverted), no gum as issued, LH, VF, expertized by Z. Mikulski
sold
215 **/*   16-19
1919, Second Kaunas issue, 30sk-60sk, set of four values in sheets of 20, no separations, representing all existing types of stamps, no gum as issued, mainly NH, VF, C.v. $425++
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
sold
216 **   18 imp
1919, Second Kaunas issue, 50sk black, imperforated block of four, no gum as issued, NH, VF
sold
217  19/26 var
1919, Second and Third Kaunas issues, group of five vertical or horizontal (2) se-tenant pairs of various denomination, including horizontal pair of 60sk from second and third issues, no gum as issued, mainly LH, VF
230.00
218 **   21 var
1919, Third Kaunas issue, 15sk black, complete sheet of 20 from the first printing, mounted on page from a Collection, minor perf separation, no gum as produced, NH, VF
sold
219 */U   3/26 var

Balance of Vilnius and Kaunas issues

1918-19, 70 mint and used stamps, including complete second Vilnius set, block of No.10-10a, print on reverse side, two se-tenant pairs and etc., fresh condition overall, F/VF, C.v. $500++
Click here to see Part 2
sold
220  36, 38
1919, Second Berlin issue, imperforated proofs of 75sk and 3auk, printed on yellowish paper without watermark, first one - top left corner margin strip of three, two of which with double impression of center (one - sideways), the other one - top left corner margin block of four, central design is printed twice on right stamps (one - inverted), no gum as issued, NH (LH on margins), VF
160.00
221 **   40-49 imp
1919, Third Berlin issue, 10sk-5auk, imperforated complete set of ten in horizontal pairs, most with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $90 as hinged
sold
222  56/60 var
1919, Fourth Berlin issue, 60sk-5auk, ten values, including horizontal pair, one stamp with omitted center; block of four with double impression of center and four singles with various errors, full OG, NH or LH (5), VF
sold
223 **/*   57 var
1919, Fourth Berlin issue, 75sk bistre and red, perforated block of four and imperforated block of eight (4x2), each stamp has inverted and shifted center, full OG, NH or LH (two stamps of perforated block), VF
110.00
224 **   92-92D
1920, National Assembly, trial printing of 20sk-80sk in changed colors, complete set of five, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. $625 as hinged
sold
225 **   97/113, 102a
1921, definitive issue, 10sk-100auk, complete for the year set of 15, with additional imperforated 50sk stamp, all are in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $390++
sold
226  104
1921, Prince Kestutis, two trial color perforated proofs of 80sk in deep orange and blue, and in yellow and red, full OG, NH, F/VF
sold
227 **   105 var
1921, Prince Kestutis, 1auk light brown and yellow green, left sheet margin single imperforated on the left with design partly not printed on the face and partially printed on reverse, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item
110.00
228  105
1921, Prince Kestutis, perforated and imperforated trial color proofs of 1auk in brown and blue, the last one in horizontal pair, full OG, NH or LH (2), F/VF
sold
229 **   100a/09a
1921, Definitive issue, 30sk-5auk, set of five imperforated singles, nice margins, full OG, NH, VF
160.00
230 **/*   114-15, a, var
1922, surcharge 4auk on 75sk bistre and red, 11 stamps - block of four, one pair and five singles, including two with brown surcharge (one is doubled) and other varieties, full OG, NH or LH (3), VF
sold
231  116B
1922, Great Personalities, imperforated proof of 50sk in purple and orange with center of 60sk stamp, top right corner margin single on yellow paper, no gum as produced, VF
sold
232  116B
1922, Great Personalities, imperforated proof of 50sk in violet and orange brown with inverted center of 2auk stamp, no gum as produced, VF
sold
233 **   117B var
1922, Great Personalities, 2auk blue and orange with center of 60sk stamp, centered to the right, full OG, NH and fine
sold
234 **   118A
1922, Great Personalities, 4auk dark green and red violet, offset of center on reverse, full OG, NH, VF
70.00
235 **   118B
1922, Great Personalities, 5auk dark brown and deep rose, horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF
sold
236 **   119a
1922, Great Personalities, error denomination 8auk instead of 6auk in blue and greenish blue, block of four, lightly folded along horizontal perforation, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $700 as hinged singles
290.00
237 **   119a var
1922, Great Personalities, error denomination 8auk blue and greenish blue with "De dure" instead of "De Jure" at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
115.00
238  120-22, 123-34
1922, New Currency black surcharges 1c, 2c or 3c on Berlin issues, complete set of 15, full OG, LH, mostly VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate for No.126, C.v. $624
sold
239 **   126
1922, New Currency black surcharge 1c on 30sk orange, full OG, NH and fine single, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. $250 as hinged
sold
240 **/*   140 var
1922, New Currency red surcharge 1c on 50sk olive green, perforation 11, right margin block of ten (4x2), each stamp with offset of surcharge on reverse, full OG, NH or LH (1), VF
sold
241  140a
1922, New Currency red surcharge 1c on 50sk olive green, right sheet margin imperforated single, full OG, VLH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. (actual market value) C.v. 140
80.00
242 **/*   142 var
1922, New Currency black surcharge 3c on 15sk violet, horizontal strip of four with dramatically shifted surcharge, resulting in left stamp without the surcharge, others with surcharge placed diagonally, full OG, NH or LH (2), VF, rare and unrecorded error, V. Geyfman certificate
170.00
243  145 var
1922, New Currency black surcharge 3c on 40sk red, horizontal pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, light trace of hinge, VF
sold
244 **   148a
1922, New Currency black surcharge 5c on 80sk orange and red, bottom sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate
sold
245 **/*   151a, 153a, 157a
1922, New Currency inverted black or red surcharges 10c/1auk, 15c/4auk and 30c/8auk, set of three values, full OG, NH or LH (2), F/VF
sold
246 **   152 var
1922, New Currency double black surcharge 10c on 2auk blue and red, vertical pair, full OG, NH, F/VF
110.00
247 **   152b var
1922, New Currency significantly shifted to the top black surcharge 10c on imperforated 2auk blue and red, top left corner sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 360++
sold
248  152 var
1922, New Currency black surcharge 10c on 2auk blue and red, two stamps printed on paper with horizontal Webbing watermark, one of which with inverted surcharge, full OG, LH, VF
sold
249  153 var
1922, New Currency black surcharge 15c on 4auk yellow and dark blue, vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, previously hinged, fine centering
85.00
250 **/*   156 var
1922, New Currency black surcharge 25c on 10auk carmine and violet, two values - imperforated marginal single and stamp perforated at sides and imperforated at the top and bottom, full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF
sold
251 **/*   157 var
1922, New Currency red surcharge 30c on 8auk green and black, vertical and horizontal pairs, imperforated horizontally or vertically between stamps, in addition bottom right corner sheet margin horizontal pair imperforated vertically and with double horizontal perforation at the bottom, full OG, NH or hinged (1), mostly VF
sold
252 **   157a
1922, New Currency inverted red surcharge 30c on 8auk green and black, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, expert's signature on reverse
110.00
253  165 var
1923, Lithuanian Cross, 10c violet, printed on paper with Webbing watermark, bottom left corner sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamp, full OG, LH, VF
sold
254 **   171 imp
1923, Church at Kaunas, 1L orange and green, horizontal imperforated pair, 2mm scissors' separation at the top, full OG, NH, F/VF and scarce
sold
255  173
1923, Church at Kaunas, 17 imperforated trial color dichromatic proofs of 5L in various color combinations, full OG, NH, VF and rare group
sold
256 **   176-88
1923, Union of Lithuania and Memel (Klaipeda), 1c-5L, complete set of diamond-shaped stamps in blocks of four, full OG (slightly striped), NH, VF, C.v. $400++
sold
257 **   176 imp
1923, Union of Lithuania and Memel (Klaipeda), 1c rose, green and black, diamond-shaped imperforated stamp in pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, reportedly only one sheet of 66 stamps was printed
345.00
258 **   177 imp
1923, Union of Lithuania and Memel (Klaipeda), 2c violet and black, diamond-shaped imperforated stamp in sheet margin strip of three, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
sold
259 **   180 imp
1923, Union of Lithuania and Memel (Klaipeda), 10c orange and black, diamond-shaped imperforated stamp in strip of three, full OG, NH, VF, supposedly only one sheet of 66 stamps was produced
sold
260 **   181 imp
1923, Union of Lithuania and Memel (Klaipeda), 15c green and black, diamond-shaped imperforated stamp in strip of three, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple
sold
261 **   184 var
1923, Union of Lithuania and Memel (Klaipeda), 60c olive green and black, diamond-shaped stamp in sheet margin pair, left stamp imperforated at one side, full OG, NH, VF
sold
262 **   185 imp
1923, Union of Lithuania and Memel (Klaipeda), 1L blue green and black, diamond-shaped imperforated stamp in pair, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
345.00
263 **   188
1923, Union of Lithuania and Memel (Klaipeda), 5L ultra and black, diamond-shaped imperforated stamp in strip of three, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiple
sold
264  189, 193 var
1923, Lithuanian Cross, 5c pale green and 25c blue, printed on yellowish paper without watermark, two vertical pairs imperforated between stamps, full OG, hinged or unused, expertly regummed (25c), VF appearance
sold
265 **   190a
1923, Lithuanian Cross, 10c violet, printed on yellowish paper without watermark, top sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 200 as singles
115.00
266 **   191a
1923, Lithuanian Cross, 15c red, printed on yellowish paper without watermark, left sheet margin horizontal imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. (actual market value) C.v. 200 as singles
sold
267 **   191a
1923, Lithuanian Cross, 15c red, printed on yellowish paper without watermark, top sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 400 as singles
sold
268 **   198 var
1923, Lithuanian Cross, 5c pale green, printed on paper without watermark instead of watermark Parquetry, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 200
sold
269 **/*   202 var
1923, Lithuanian Cross, 25c deep blue, printed on paper with watermark Parquetry, vertical pair imperforated between stamps and a single with full offset of the design on gum side, full OG, NH (offset) or LH, F/VF
sold
270 **   202a
1923, Lithuanian Cross, 25c deep blue, printed on paper with watermark Parquetry, bottom margin imperforated horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 200++
sold
271 **   207
1923, Lithuanian Cross, 25c deep blue, printed on paper with watermark Intersecting Diamonds, ink offset on reverse, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 1,200
sold
272  207
1923, Lithuanian Cross, 25c deep blue, printed on paper with watermark Intersecting Diamonds, full OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $750
sold
273 **   212-14 var
1927, "Vytis" Warrior Cross, 5c, 10c and 15c, printed on paper with watermark Intersecting Diamonds, three fantails (imperforated at one side), full OG, NH or unused, expertly regummed (10c), VF appearance
sold
274 **   212a
1927, "Vytis" Warrior Cross, 5c green, printed on paper with watermark Intersecting Diamonds, bottom sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 280++
sold
275 **   214a
1927, "Vytis" Warrior Cross, 15c red, printed on paper with watermark Intersecting Diamonds, top sheet margin imperforated block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 280++
sold
276 **   216
1927, "Vytis" Warrior Cross, 5c green, printed on paper with watermark Parquetry, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400++
sold
277 **   231 var
1928, 10th Anniversary of Independence, 60c carmine and black, printed on vertical Webbing watermark, bottom sheet margin plate No. single, imperforated at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF
sold
278 **   233 var
1931, "Vytis" Warrior Cross, 2c orange, printed on very thick paper with vertical Webbing watermark, top sheet margin single, minimal gum wrinkle at the bottom, full OG, NH, VF and difficult stamp
60.00
279 **   237, a
1927, "Vytis" Warrior Cross, 15c red, printed on paper with vertical Webbing watermark, left sheet margin block of 12 (3x4), block of six on the left placed upside down and forming four vertical or horizontal tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular item, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 400++
sold
280 **   286-95
1934-35, New Definitive issue, 2c-10L, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,100++
sold
281 **   290 imp
1934-35, Coat of Arms, 35c carmine rose, top sheet margin vertical imperforated pair, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 160++
sold
282  304
1937, Coat of Arms, imperforated proof of 50c in brown, two horizontal pairs, printed on gray blue network or white paper, the last one with reversed watermark Multiple Letters, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 300++
170.00
283 **   314-16 var
1940, Return Vilnius to Lithuania, 15c-60c, complete sets in horizontal and vertical pairs, imperforated vertically or horizontally, in addition imperforated complete set of three, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Lithuanian Spec. (actual market value) C.v. 380
sold
284  314, 316
1940, Return Vilnius to Lithuania, four imperforated proofs of 15c in red brown, 60c in red brown, greenish blue and blue, two with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 200
110.00
285  314-16
1940, Return Vilnius to Lithuania, 15c-60c, imperforated proofs in blocks of four, 15c in brown carmine, 30c in dark olive green and 60c red brown, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 600++
sold
286 **   81/316

Selection of Blocks on Stockcards

1920-40, National Assembly, Great Personalities, 15th Anniversary of Independence (perforated and imperforated), President Smetona, Vilnius overprints, Return Vilnius to Lithuania and several others, nine complete issues, the total is 67 blocks of four, occasional folds along perforation possible, nice and post office fresh quality overall, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. is over $1,000
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5
sold
287 **   B7 var

Semi - Postal issues

1924, First Orphans Benefit issue, violet surcharge "+15c" on 15c red, right sheet margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF
sold
288  B19a
1926, Second Orphans Benefit issue, double gold (one inverted) surcharge "2+2c" over violet surcharge "+5c" on 5c green, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate
115.00
289 **   B47-50
1938, Scout Jamboree overprints, 5+5c-60+15c, complete set in blocks of four, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $200++
85.00
290  C1

Air Post stamps

1921, Winged Post Horn, imperforated proof of 20sk in dark blue, nice margins, full original slightly disturbed gum, NH, VF
sold
291 **/*   C4, C13 var
1921, Winged Post Horn, 20sk rose, a single imperforated vertically and Allegory of Flight 2auk gray and dark orange, right sheet margin single imperforated on the right, full OG, NH or LH (2auk), VF
sold
292  C15a
1922, Airplane over Kaunas, 1auk olive brown and carmine with black overprint, balanced margins imperforated single, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF
sold
293 **   C26, a
1922, New Currency black surcharge 20c on 2auk brown and blue, horizontal pair, right stamp with missing "cent." in surcharge, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. $200 as hinged single
sold
294 **/*   C30a, var
1922, New Currency inverted black surcharge 50c on 10auk black and gray blue, two stamps, one of which with offset of inverted surcharge on reverse, full OG, NH or previously hinged, VF
110.00
295  C33a
1924, Carrier Pigeons, 40c emerald, watermark Parquetry, horizontal pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF
sold
296  C34 var
1924, Carrier Pigeons, 60c rose, printed on paper with omitted watermark, full OG, LH, F/VF and scarce, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate
170.00
297  C37a-39a
1926, Swallow, 20c-60c, complete set of three in horizontal pairs, each one imperforated between stamps, full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF
sold
298  C37a-39a
1926, Swallow, 20c-60c, complete set of three in vertical pairs, each one imperforated between stamps, full OG, previously hinged, VF
sold
299  C39c var
1926, Swallow, 60c blue and black, center is inverted, in addition with break of ornament on the left, full OG, previously hinged, VF, expertized by Champion and K. Lissiuk, C.v. $250
sold
300 **/*   C40, C42, C46 var
1930, Grand Duke Vytautas, 5c, 15c and 1L, four stamps, two of which without background and two with strong background shift, one of those has in addition misplaced center, full OG, NH or LH (1), VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 200
sold
301 **/*   C45 var
1930, Grand Duke Vytautas, 60c green, lilac and black, block of four imperforated vertically between stamps, full OG, NH or previously hinged (top pair), VF
sold
302 **   C46 var
1930, Grand Duke Vytautas, 1L red, lilac and black, left sheet margin vertical pair, both stamps with transposed portraits variety, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. $160++
sold
303 **   259 fn
1935, Lituanica II Flight "New York - Kaunas", red overprint on Post Office imperforated stamp of 50c gray and olive green, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by J. Liubinskas, C.v. $400 as hinged
sold
304 **/*   C1/84

Nice Group of Air Post Issues in Blocks

1921-34, nine complete issues, starting with Winged Post Horn 20sk blue with vertical watermark, including Grand Duke Vytautas, various sets of Benefits for Orphans and etc., the total is 52 blocks of four, nice quality overall, full OG, mainly NH (#C47-54 partially hinged), VF, C.v. is about $1,000
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
sold
305 **   CB3 var

Air Post Semi-Postal issues

1924, Red Cross violet surcharge "+60c" on Carrier Pigeons 60c rose, printed on paper with omitted watermark, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, Lithuanian Spec. C.v. 600
sold
306 **/*   

Valuable Collection in Black Stockbook

1919-40, over 800 mint stamps and five souvenir sheets, starting with nice range of Berlin issues, including imperforated or partially imperforated stamps, numerous proofs and watermark errors, printing varieties and offset on gum sides, better sets and singles throughout, such as "Darius-Girenas" overprints, complete set of five (guaranteed by Sanabria, but expertly regummed), two Vaitkus overprints and many more, we mention forged se-tenant set of #C55-62, generally nice condition, mainly full or large part of OG, approximately 50% of material is NH, F/VF or better, great lot for a specialist or internet seller
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
sold
307 **   2N9-16, var

Soviet Occupation issues

1940, blue or red overprint "LTSR. 1940 VII 21" on Coat of Arms, 2c-50c, two complete sets in blocks of four, including 2c with normal and reversed watermark, 50c with normal and inverted watermark, full OG, NH, VF
sold
308 **   2N11 var
1940, red instead of blue overprint "LTSR. 1940 VII 21" on 5c carmine brown, full OG, NH, VF, only 100 stamps were issued, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate
sold
309 **   2N12 var
1940, inverted red overprint "LTSR. 1940 VII 21" on 10c green, right sheet margin horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF, only 100 stamps were printed, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, Lithuanian Spec C.v. 340++
sold
310 **/*   1-6, var

Central Lithuania

1920-21, Coat of Arms, 18 vertical or horizontal gutter pairs (five blocks of four), including 12 tete-beche pairs, full OG, NH or LH (5), VF
115.00
311  13-22, 15 var
1920, Coat of Arms, 2m-10m, complete surcharged set of 11, the first printing, including two stamps of 4m/20s with perforation 11 1/2 and 11 1/2x12, CTO with OG or postal cancellations, fresh quality, F/VF centering, only a few complete sets of the first printing in mint or used condition are known, each stamp with expert's hs on reverse, Dr. Klein certificates for No.21 and 22, Mi #4-13, 6,500++
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860.00
312  17, a, b
1920, Coat of Arms, blue surcharge (first printing) 6m on 50sk green, top right corner sheet margin block of 16, error surcharges of 10m and 4m on positions 10 and 12 (positions 28 and 30 of the complete setting of 100), CTO with full OG, fresh and VF, exceedingly rare multiple
sold
313  26
1920, Pictorial issue, imperforated proof of 4m in olive gray, vertical tete-beche pair, no gum as produced, VF and scarce
115.00
314 **/*   36/42 var
1921, Warsaw issue, 2m-20m, 16 imperforated stamps, including block of four and vertical pair, double-triple impressions, printing on both sides and etc., no gum as produced, VF
110.00
315  53-56
1922, Parliament issue, 10m-75m, 14 imperforated proofs in various colors, printed on different paper, no gum as issued, NH, VF and rare assemblage, quantity issued is between 7 and 250 examples
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sold
316  57
1921, General Zeligowski Entering Vilnius, eight monochromatic and dichromatic imperforated proofs of 100m in various color combinations, no gum as produced, VF and rare group, quantity issued between 5 and 200 stamps
sold
317  58
1921, General Zeligowski, 13 imperforated dichromatic proofs of 150m in various color combinations and proof of central design in gray, different types of paper, no gum as issued, VF and rare unit, quantity issued between 30 and 600 examples
sold
318  J3

Postage Due stamps

1920-21, Trakai Castle, 18 imperforated and 1 perforated proofs of 2m in different colors on various paper, including one block of four, no gum as produced, VF
sold
319  J4
1920-21, Holy Gate at Vilnius, 27 imperforated and one perforated proofs of 3m in different colors, white, gray, yellow and chalk-surfaced paper, no gum as printed, VF
160.00
320 **   J5
1920-21, St. Stanislas Cathedral, 32 imperforated proofs (eight blocks of four) of 5m in different colors, printed on white, grayish or yellow paper, no gum as produced, VF and scarce group
230.00
321 **/*   

Complete Mint Collection

1920-22, 153 mint stamps, postage, semi-postal and postage due issues, including Arms, surcharges on Arms (two high values expertized by Prof. A. Laszkiewicz, others by T. Gryzewski), Warsaw, Parliament and etc. sets, nice quality, full OG or no gum as issued, some NH, but mainly LH, F/VF
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4
sold
322  

Used Collection

1920-22, 73 stamps, two covers and two free-frank military postcards, including Coat of Arms, Pictorials, Warsaw, other postage, semi-postal and postage due issues, double overprint on #B3, tete-beche of #B14 and etc., fresh quality overall, F/VF
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2, 3, 4
sold
323 **   128 var

Klaipeda (Memel)

Catalogued by Michel Spezial 2017

1923, black surcharge 400m on 1L brown, top part of surcharge is broken due to foldover, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular piece
85.00
324 **   138 UMw
1923, blue surcharge 50m on 25c red, right sheet margin vertical pair, imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 200
85.00
325 **   170, PFV
1923, black surcharge 15c on 25m orange, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair, right stamp with error "5" (position 94 in a part of drawing), full OG, NH (LH on margin), F/VF, C.v. 500++
115.00
326  178 DDD var
1923, triple (!) black surcharge (one "kiss" print) 3c on 40m gray violet, horizontal se-tenant pair of two different types, left stamp has surcharges of type III, right one has first surcharge of type II, two others - of type III, usual black ink on reverse, full OG, LH, VF and very scarce
115.00
327  179 var
1923, black surcharge 3c on 300m olive green, horizontal pair surcharged by types III and II, in addition double impression of type III surcharge at sides and in the middle, usual black ink on reverse, full OG, LH, VF and scarce unrecorded error
115.00
328 **   180 var
1923, shifted to the bottom black surcharge (type I) 5c on 100m carmine, top sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF
115.00
329 **   182
1923, black surcharge (type I) 1L on 1000m greenish blue, full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate
65.00
330 **   182 var
1923, shifted to the bottom black surcharge (type I) 1L on 1000m greenish blue, top sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 400 for single stamps without variety
160.00
331  182 var
1923, placed diagonally surcharge (type VIIb) 1L on 1000m greenish blue, black ink on gum side, centered to the left, full OG, VLH and rare variety
170.00
332  182
1923, black surcharge 1L on 1000m greenish blue, five stamps with types of surcharge from I to V, postally used, mostly F/VF, C.v. 1,025
170.00
333 (*)   196 var
1923, double black surcharge (second impression placed diagonally) 30c on 100m red, horizontal strip of three, some facial ink soiling, unused, no gum, VF appearance of scarce multiple
170.00
334 **   202 var
1923, dramatically shifted to the bottom black surcharge 1(L) on Lighthouse 800m blue, top sheet margin vertical pair, full OG, NH, VF
sold
335 **   212 var
1923, green surcharge (type II) 15c on 400m olive brown, bottom sheet margin horizontal pair from positions 99-100 with broken surcharge on the left stamp, full OG, NH (hinged on margin only), VF, Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate
85.00
336  214
1923, green surcharge (type Ie) 25c on 10m light brown, postally used vertical pair, fresh and mostly VF, Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate, C.v. 300++
80.00
337 **   221 var
1923, red surcharge 25c on 1000m greenish blue, partially missing surcharge ornament at the top right (position 97), full OG, NH, VF, Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate mentioned that stamp is VLH, however we did not see any traces of hinge mark, C.v. 500 for a stamp without variety
115.00
338  234 I-37 I
1923, dark green surcharges (type I) 15c/50m-60c/500m, complete set of four, full OG, previously hinged, VF, Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate, C.v. 750
sold
339  

Memel and Klaipeda General Collection

1920-23, about 700 mostly mint stamps, neatly arranged on stockpages, high level of completion, starting with surcharges on French stamps, then Independent Klaipeda material, representing different surcharge types and errors, gutter and se-tenant pairs, plate varieties of basic stamps, Memelland overprints of three different types and many more, we mention just some forgeries marked as such and a few regummed items, no toning or other flaws, generally nice quality material, mainly full/large part of OG (several pairs and blocks without gum), F/VF, C.v. is close to 14,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
sold
340 **   1-9

German Occupation of Lithuania During the World War II

Catalogued by Michel Spezial 2017

1941, upward black overprint "Nepriklausoma Lietuva. 1941-VI-23" on 2k-80k, complete set in blocks of four, some with sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate for No.1, C.v. 800++
sold
341 **   2, 6-7 FIII
1941, upward black overprint with transposed lines "Lietuva. 1941-VI-23. Nepriklausoma" on 5k, 30k and 50k, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp expertized by G. Krischke, C.v. 1,500
sold
342 **   5-7 K
1941, downward (inverted) black overprint "Nepriklausoma Lietuva. 1941-VI-23" on 20k, 30k and 50k, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate for 20k and 30k, C.v. 500
sold
343 **   9 var
1941, upward black overprint with transposed lines "1941 -VI-23. Nepriklausoma Lietuva" on 80k ultramarine, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF and rare unrecorded error, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate
sold
344 **   9 DDI
1941, upward black overprint "Nepriklausoma Lietuva. 1941-VI-23" on 80k ultra, overprint on both sides variety, full OG, NH and fine, rare variety of only 50 stamps were printed, expertized by Dr. Dub, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. 3,500
sold
345 **   10 Ur

Vilnius (Wilna - Gebiet)

1941, black overprint "Vilnius" on miner 5k red, right margin single, imperforated on the right, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, reportedly only 60 such errors possible, expertized by E. Keiler, G. Krischke certificate
290.00
346 **   10 K var
1941, inverted and shifted to the left black overprint "Vilnius" on miner 5k red, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by W. Pickenpack, C.v. 400++
115.00
347 **   13 K
1941, inverted black overprint "Vilnius" on farm worker 20k green, full OG, NH, F/VF centering, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 500
sold
348 **   17
1941, black overprint "Vilnius" on Polar Flight 80k carmine, full OG, NH, VF, an owner sign on reverse, a copy of Dr. V. Geyfman certificate for #17-18, C.v. 900
sold
349  17 I
1941, black overprint "Vilnius" on Polar Flight 80k carmine, wide space between "L" and "N" variety, postally used, minor foxing, still VF and scarce, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 600
sold
350 **   18
1941, green overprint "Vilnius" on Red Army 1r black and red, full OG, NH, VF and scarce stamp in premium condition, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate for #17-18, C.v. 2,300
sold
351 **   1-3

Panevezys (Ponewesch)

1941, black handstamp "Laisva. Lietuva. 27-VI-41.Panevezys" on 5k-30k, complete set of three, full OG, NH, F/VF, expertized by J. Falkowski, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 1,500
sold
352 **   4-9, a, b, c
1941, green, violet, black and red overprints "Laisva. Lietuva. 27-VI-41. Panevezys" on 5k-60k, four complete sets, the total is 13 values, short "4" on 10k, minor gum disturbance on 60k, fresh quality, full OG, NH, F/VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 725
sold
353  4-9, a, b, c
1941, green, violet, black and red overprints "Laisva. Lietuva. 27-VI-41. Panevezys" on 5k-60k, the total is 12 values (less 5k with red overprint), four stamps with listed varieties, postally used, F/VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 1,595
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sold
354 **   1-7 I, II, III

Raseiniai (Rossingen)

1941, upward black overprint "Raseiniai. 1941.VI.23." on 5k-60k, three complete sets of seven, three types of overprint, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. 520
sold
355 **   1-7 II-I
1941, upward black overprint "Raseiniai. 1941.VI.23." on 5k- 60k, vertical pairs of overprint types II (top) and I (bottom), full OG, NH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 600
sold
356 **/*   1, 3, 7 IIIK
1941, downward (inverted) black overprint (type III) "Raseiniai. 1941.VI.23." on 5k, 15k and 60k, full OG, NH or LH (5k), VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate for 5k, C.v. 400
sold
357 **   8
1941, black overprint "Raseiniai. 1941.VI.23." on Polar Flight 80k carmine, full OG, NH, F/VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 850
220.00
358 **   8 K
1941, inverted black overprint "Raseiniai. 1941.VI.23." on Polar Flight 80k carmine, full OG, NH, fine and rare, expertized by E. Keiler, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. 4,500
sold
359 **   9 K
1941, inverted black overprint "Raseiniai. 1941.VI.23." on Agriculture Fair 80k violet, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 700
sold
360 **   10 K
1941, inverted black overprint "Raseiniai. 1941.VI.23." on Mayakovsky 80k ultramarine, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. Krischke, C.v. 700
sold
361 **   1a K

Rokiskis (Rakischki)

1941, inverted black overprint "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on miner 5k red, full OG, NH and fine, expertized by G. Krischke, C.v. 250
sold
362 **   2a F
1941, error black overprint "Laisvas. 1941 27. Rokiskis" (position 60) on factory worker 10k dark blue, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 600
160.00
363 **   2b K
1941, inverted brown red overprint "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on factory worker 10k dark blue, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. Krischke and W. Pickenpack
70.00
364 **   3bK PF XII
1941, inverted brown red overprint (wide space between lines) "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on soldier 15k gray green, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by G. Krischke, C.v. 500
sold
365 **   3b DD
1941, double (one placed diagonally) brown red overprint "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on soldier 15k gray green, full OG, NH, VF, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. 1,500
sold
366 **   4a K, var
1941, inverted black overprint "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on farm worker 20k green, horizontal pair, left stamp without dash behind "VI", full OG, NH, VF, each stamp expertized by G. Krischke, C.v. 650++
sold
367 **   4a K, b K
1941, two stamps with inverted black or brown red overprint "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on farm worker 20k green, full OG, NH, F/VF, expertized by G. Krischke and W. Pickenpack (black), Dr. V. Geyfman certificate (brown red), C.v. 500
sold
368 **   4b K
1941, inverted brown red overprint "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on farm worker 20k green, centered to the bottom, full OG, NH, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 250
sold
369 **   5a K, b K
1941, two stamps with inverted black or brown red overprint "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on aviator 30k blue, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp with individual Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 500
sold
370 **   6a IIc
1941, black overprint "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on farm worker 50k brown, inverted "i" in "Laisvas" variety (position 67), full OG, NH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 1,440
sold
371 **   6b I
1941, brown red overprint (type I) "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on farm worker 50k brown, full OG, NH, VF, owner's hs on reverse, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 340
sold
372 **   6b I
1941, brown red overprint (type I) "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on farm worker 50k brown, horizontal pair with several minor overprint varieties (position 44-45), right stamp with insignificant gum wrinkle, full OG, NH, VF and scarce in pair, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 680++
170.00
373 **   6b IV
1941, brown red overprint (type IV, position 10) "Laisvas. 1941-vI-27. Rokiskis" on farm worker 50k brown, top margin single, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, only 46 such stamps possible, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 544
170.00
374 **   6b IK
1941, inverted brown red overprint (type I) "Laisvas. 1941 -VI-27. Rokiskis" on farm worker 50k brown, full OG, NH, VF and rare, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 1,500
sold
375 **   7a K II, III
1941, two stamps with inverted black overprint (types II and III) "Laisvas. 1941-VI-27. Rokiskis" on Coat of Arms 60k carmine, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by E. Keiler and G. Krischke, C.v. 500++
160.00
376  1-7 III-I

Telsiai (Telschen)

1941, black overprint "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on 5k-60k, complete set in vertical pairs, top stamps with overprint of type III, bottom ones - type I, full OG, mostly LH in the middle of pairs, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate
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sold
377  2-4, 6-7 II, PFIII
1941, black overprint (type II) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on 10k, 15k, 20k, 50k and 60k in vertical pairs, bottom stamp of each pair with "Talsiai" variety (positions 86-96), full OG, LH or previously hinged, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 550
sold
378  1, 3-4, 6-7 II, PFVI
1941, black overprint (type II) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on 5k, 15k, 20k, 50k and 60k in vertical pairs, top stamp of each pair with "V" instead of "VI" overprint variety (position 32), full OG, mostly LH in the middle of pairs, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 815
sold
379  1-7, 8, 10 III
1941, black overprint (type III) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on 5k-1r, complete set of seven and two singles, all are postally used, mostly VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 1,060
sold
380 **/*   1-2, 4-6 III, PFI
1941, black overprint (type III) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on 5k, 10k, 20k, 30k and 50k in vertical pairs, bottom stamp of each pair with "1946" instead of "1941" variety, full OG, NH (one stamp of each pair, but 50k -both stamps are hinged) or LH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 865
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sold
381 **/*   1-7 III, PFXIV
1941, black overprint (type III) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on 5k-60k, complete set of seven in horizontal strips of three, middle stamp of each strip with "IV" instead of "VI" overprint variety, full OG, NH or hinged (error stamp), VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 710
sold
382 **   8 I
1941, black overprint (type I) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on Polar Flight 80k carmine, full original gum with slight foxing, NH, F/VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 300
sold
383 **/*   8 III, PFXIV
1941, black overprint (type III) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on Polar Flight 80k carmine, horizontal pair, right stamp with "IV" instead of "VI" variety (positions 4- 5), full OG, NH or LH (error stamp), VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 680
sold
384 **   9 III-I
1941, black overprint "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on Mayakovsky 80k ultramarine, vertical pair, top stamp with overprint type IIIb, bottom one - type I, positions 26-36, full OG, NH, VF and rare, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. 6,440
sold
385 **/*   10 III, PFXIV
1941, upward black overprint (type III) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on Red Army 1r black and red, left sheet margin vertical pair, top stamp with "IV" instead of "VI" variety of overprint (positions 4-5 of sideways sheet), full OG, NH or previously hinged (error stamp), VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 500
sold
386 **   10 IK
1941, downward (inverted) black overprint (type I) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on Red Army 1r black and red, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Dr. Dub, E. Keiler, G. Krischke certificate, prorated C.v. is 1,200
sold
387 **   10 IIIbK
1941, downward (inverted) black overprint (type III) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on Red Army 1r black and red, right sheet margin single, tiny spot of scratched gum at the bottom perforation, otherwise full OG, NH, VF, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. is 1,000
170.00
388 **   11-25
1941, black overprint (types I or III) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on All-Union Agriculture Fair, 10k-60k, complete set of 15, all are sheet margin singles, full OG, NH, VF and a gorgeous unit, G. Krischke certificate for the set, C.v. 7,000++
sold
389 **   12, PFXIV
1941, black overprint (type III) "Laisvi. Telsiai. 1941.VI.26." on Far East Pavilion 15k multicolored, left sheet margin horizontal pair, left stamp with "IV" instead of "VI" variety of overprint (positions 16-17), full OG, NH,VF and scarce, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 2,000
sold
390 **   1b K

Zarasai (Zagrad)

1941, inverted brown lilac overprint (type II) "Lietuva. 1941-VI-26. Zarasai" on miner 5k red, full OG, NH, VF, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. 1,500
sold
391 **   4b I-I-III
1941, red overprint "Lietuva. 1941-VI-26. Zarasai" on farm worker 20k green, horizontal strip of three with overprint types I, I and III, positions 44-46, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate
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sold
392  6a IIA
1941, black overprint (type IIA) "Lietuva. 1941-VI-26. Zarasai" on farm worker 50k brown, full OG, previously hinged, VF and scarce, only 150 stamps were overprinted by this type, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, the stamp has no price in Michel
sold
393  6b IIB
1941, red overprint (type IIB) "Lietuva. 1941-VI-26. Zarasai" on farm worker 50k brown, full OG, LH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, this stamp has no price in Michel
sold
394 **   6b PFV
1941, error red overprint (type I) "Lietuva. 1941-Vi-26. Zarasai" on farm worker 50k brown, position 21, full OG, NH, VF and rare, no more then 25 stamps possible with this variety, V. Kisielius guarantee hs, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. 1,750
sold
395 **   7a PFI
1941, error black overprint (type IIB) "Lie uva. 1941-VI-26. Zarasai" on Coat of Arms 60k carmine, position 7, full OG, NH, VF, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. 900
sold
396 **   7a K
1941, inverted black overprint (type III) "Lietuva. 1941-VI- 26. Zarasai" on Coat of Arms 60k carmine, full OG, NH, F/VF, expertized by G. Krischke, C.v. 550
sold
397 SB   3, 5

German Occupation of Ostland

1941, black overprint "Ostland" on Hitler's Head, 25RM complete unopened roll, contains 500 stamps (250 of 4pf and 250 of 6pf) in various se-tenant combinations, fresh, VF and rare unexploited item
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sold