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Lots 229 - 268,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #78, May 31, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
229 Mi 85-86 II V
1915, Germania, 5pf green and 10pf carmine, complete set of two imperforated horizontal pairs, trial printing on yellow grayish paper without watermark, no gum as issued, NH, VF and scarce, old-time expert's hs, C.v. €600++
220.00
230 **   B33

Semi - Postal issues

1930, IPOSTA, International Philatelic Exhibition in Berlin, 8pf-50pf, souvenir sheet of four, appropriate size 105x148mm and post office fresh, full OG (on stamps only), NH, VF, Mi Block 1, €1,600
sold
231 **   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
sold
232 **   B314-15
1950, Bicentenary of the Death of Johann S. Bach, complete set of two in sheets of 50, some perf separations, generally fresh quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #121-22, €6,000++
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1380.00
233 **  Mi MHB29

Positional Sheets (Markenheftchenbogen)

1933, Hindenburg, 6pf dark green, complete gutter tete-beche sheet of 80 stamps and 20 labels, slightly folded along perforation, minor marginal flaws as always, full OG,NH,VF and scarce multiple, C.v. €2,000
430.00
234 **   5N41, a

Baden

1949, Constance Cathedral, 30pf dark blue, two stamps of the first and second issues, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #46 I, II, €676
sold
235 **   9N61-63

Berlin

1949, 200th Anniversary of the birth of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, 10pf-30pf, complete set of three, nice unit, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Mi #61-63, €320
85.00
236 **   10NB11

Soviet Zone of Occupation

1949, Goethe, souvenir sheet of one, full OG on stamp only, NH, VF, Block 6, €220
70.00
237 **   19 II

German Post Offices Abroad

(Catalogued by Michel Deutschland-Spezial 2017

Offices in Morocco

1903, black surcharge (changed plate, so-called "fetter" surcharge) 6p25c on 5m slate and carmine, basic stamp is type II, left sheet margin block of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme certificate, C.v. €2,400++
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sold
238 **   7e

Offices in the Turkish Empire

1899, black surcharge 20pa on Crown and Eagle stamp of 10pf dark rose (yellow orange under quartz lamp), perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme certificate, C.v. €1,500
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sold
239 **   9a
1889, black surcharge 1 1/4pi on 25pf yellow orange, partial bottom margin and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme certificate, C.v. €3,800
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sold
240 **   35a
1905, black surcharge 25pi on 5m black and dark carmine, inscribed "Deutsches Reich", top sheet margin single with plate No.15, full OG, NH, VF, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme certificate, C.v. €650++
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sold
241 **/*   1a/52

Mint Collection

1884-1908, 55 mint stamps, neatly arranged on Lindner hingeless pages, including both "Numerals and Arms" surcharged complete sets, then set of the type I surcharge, continues with "Deutsches Reich"sets on paper without watermark and watermarked paper, full OG, NH or LH/hinged, mainly VF, all valuable stamps with certificates or expert's opinions, C.v. is over €5,100
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
sold
242 **   3d

German Colonies
Cameroun (Kamerun)

1899, black diagonal overprint "Kamerun" on Eagle 10pf lilac red, full OG, NH, F/VF, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme opinion, C.v. €320
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sold
243 **   1 I

Caroline Islands (Karolinen)

1899, black diagonal overprint (48 degree angle) "Karolinen" on Numeral 3pf orange brown, bottom sheet margin single, flawless condition, full OG, NH (hinged on margin only), VF, a beautiful single, expertized by Dr. H. W. Lantelme, C.v. €1,900
sold
244 **   3 IIc
1900, black diagonal overprint (56 degree angle) "Karolinen" on Eagle 10pf dark rose (yellow orange under UV), full OG, NH, VF, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme opinion, C.v. €550
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sold
245  1 I-6 I

Mariana Islands (Marianen)

1899-1900, black diagonal overprint (48 degree angle) "Marianen" on Numerals and Eagle issue, 3pf-50pf, nicely centered and very fresh, full/large part of OG, NH (10pf and 20pf) or LH/previously hinged, VF and rare set, all stamps, except 20pf signed by various experts, in addition M. Jaeschke-Lantelme certificates for 10pf and 25pf, T. Hartung for 5pf and R. Steuer for 50pf, C.v. €12,000 as hinged
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2, 3, 4
sold
246 **   6 I
1899-1900, black diagonal overprint (48 degree angle) "Marianen" on Eagle 50pf red brown, flawless quality single, full OG, NH, VF and rare, expertized by F. Pfenninger, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme certificate, C.v. €7,500
sold
247  1 Ia

Marshall Islands (Marshall-Inseln)

1899, black diagonal overprint "Marschall-Inseln" on Numeral 3pf light ocher brown, nice condition, full OG, previously hinged, VF and rare, expertized by G. Richter, Dr. H. W. Lantelme certificate, C.v. €4,500
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sold
248 **   2 I
1899, black diagonal overprint "Marschall-Inseln" on Numeral 5pf green, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, F/VF, expertized by G. Richter, H. Bothe and others, C.v. €1,700
sold
249  9d
1899, black diagonal overprint "Marshall-Inseln" on Eagle 10pf deep rose (yellow orange under UV), tiny natural paper inclusion invisible from the face, large part of OG, VF, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme certificate, C.v. €700
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sold
250 **   1a, 2

German Occupation issues during the World War I
Dorpat

1918, black surcharges 20pf on 10k and 40pf on 20k, complete panes of 25, slightly folded along perforation, nice quality unit, full OG, NH, VF and rare multiples, each stamp with Dr. Duntsch expert's hs, C.v. €5,000 as singles
sold
251  3Bb, 4Bab

Libau

1919, two stamps with diagonal overprint "Libau" in red on 15pf violet, and on 20pf violet blue in violet, full OG, hinged, VF, expertized by Dr. Hochstadter and P. Kosack, C.v. €620
sold
252 **   1-2

Postal Service of the 10th Army

1918, "Kontrol'nyi Znak" (Control stamp), 30pf and 60pf, two sheet margin singles, full OG, NH (hinged on margin only), VF, C.v. €500
sold
253 **   178 var

Saar

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
sold
254 **   120 var

Danzig

1923, Coat of Arms, 1000m brown and red, vertical position of "webbing" watermark, top sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF, APEX certificate, Mi #145X, €3,600++
sold
255 **   J29 fn

Postage Due stamps

1923, black unissued surcharge 1000(m) on 100m deep violet, top right corner margin imprint block of four, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #I/I, €1,400++
345.00
256 **   O11 var

Official stamps

1921, black overprint "D M" on 80(pf) black violet and carmine, top left corner sheet margin block of eight (2x4), printed on doubled paper, two stamps at the bottom right showing border between double and single paper, full OG, NH (one stamp is LH), VF and rare multiple
575.00
257 **   138 UMw

Memel

Catalogued by Michel Spezial 2017

1923, blue surcharge 50m on 25c red, right sheet margin vertical pair imperforated between stamps, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €200
sold
258 **   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), VF and scarce, C.v. €500 as singles
sold
259 **   175 KII
1923, inverted surcharge (type II) 30c on 500m lilac, left sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, only four stamps of type II are possible in a setting, expertized by Dr. Petersen, C.v. €2,250
sold
260  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
170.00
261  179 var
1923, black surcharge 3c on 300m olive green, horizontal pair surcharged by types III and II, in addition second impression of type III surcharge at sides and in the middle, usual black ink on reverse, full OG, LH,VF and very scarce unrecorded error
sold
262 **   180 var
1923, shifted to the bottom black surcharge (type I) 5c on 100m carmine, top sheet margin vertical pair, upper stamp without "cent", bottom one with transposed lines of surcharge variety, full OG, NH, VF
sold
263 **/*   182, var
1923, two stamps with black surcharge of types I and VIIb of 1L on 1000m greenish blue, the last one is placed diagonally, full OG, NH or VLH, VF, first one with Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate
sold
264 **   182 var
1923, shifted to the bottom black surcharge (type I) 1L on 1000m greenish blue, top sheet margin vertical pair, upper stamp with missing "cent", while bottom one has transposed lines of surcharge variety, full OG, NH, VF and scarce
170.00
265 (*)   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
266 **   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
sold
267  214
1923, green surcharge (type Ie) 25c on 10m light brown, vertical pair with postal Klaipeda cancellation, fresh and mostly VF, Lithuanian Philatelic Society certificate, C.v. €300++
sold
268 **   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