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Lots 324 - 387,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #82, June 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

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324 */U   

General Issues
Collection

1948-49, 520 mostly mint stamps and Goethe souvenir sheet, vast majority of the collection are overprints of 26 different district on definitive stamps of 1946, mainly reference material,only15-20% of these overprints are properly signed, then various commemorative and definitive stamps, including some varieties (inverted, double overprints), nice quality unit, full OG, NH/LH or used, F/VF, legitimate C.v. is about €2,000
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
230.00 
 
325 **   48/146a, B15-21a

East Germany
Selection of Early Issues in Blocks of Four

1949-53, 20 complete issues, most with sheet margins, including eight souvenir sheets (Debria x4 and Karl Marx), representing UPU, Leipzig Fair, Sports, Presidents and etc. issues, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €3,100++
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
375.00 
 
326 **   B64a, CB1a

Saar
Semi-Postal issues

1948, Flood Relief issue, 5+5fr-18+12fr and 25+25fr, two souvenir sheets of four (imperforated) and one respectively, nice condition, full OG, NH, VF, Mi Blocks 1 -2, €1,600
240.00 
 
327  1 Id

German Post Offices Abroad

Offices Abroad, Colonies, Occupations of World War I, Danzig and Memel Sections are Catalogued by Michel Spezial of 2018

Offices in China

1898, black diagonal (45 degree angle) overprint"China" on 3pf light ocher, nicely centered, full OG, previously hinged, VF, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme certificate, C.v. €800
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190.00 
 
328 **   1 IIe
1898, black diagonal (56 degree angle) overprint "China" on 3pf light ocher, top margin single in post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme certificate, Michel is not mentioned price for a never hinged stamp, C.v. for hinged stamp is €600, prorated C.v. is €2,500- €3,000
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550.00 
 
329 **   2 II- 6 II
1898, black diagonal (56 degree angle) overprint "China" on 5pf-50pf, set of five, nice and fresh, full OG, NH, F/VF, €245
55.00 
 
330 **   38-47
1906-19, black or red surcharges "China" and new denominations on definitive issue of 1905, 1c/3pf-2 1/2D/5m, complete set of ten, printed on watermarked paper, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. €300
70.00 
 
331 **   44 II BR HAN A
1918, black surcharge 1/2d on 1m carmine red, War printing, 25x17 holes, bottom sheet margin single with inscription reads: "H 2318.19", post office fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €450
130.00 
 
332 **   46 II B M b HAN A
1919, lilac red surcharge 1 1/2d on 3m violet gray, War printing, 25x17 holes, bottom sheet margin single with inscription reads: "H 2316.19", fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme opinion, C.v. €700
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180.00 
 
333 **   10 II -12 II, 14 II

Offices in Morocco

1903, black surcharges "Marocco" ("fetter" type) 25c/20pf-60c/50pf, not officially issued set of four values, each stamp with sheet margin at side, perfect condition, full OG, NH, VF, each stamp expertized by H. Bothe, C.v. €2,000
475.00 
 
334 **   19 II
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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550.00 
 
335 **   30A
1905, black surcharge 1p25c on 1m carmine red, 26x17 holes, top right corner sheet margin single, flawless condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €360
95.00 
 
336 **   57 IA HAN A
1911, carmine red surcharge "Marokko" 3p75c on 3m black violet, Peace printing, 26x17 holes, bottom sheet margin single with control inscription "H 1659a.12", full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Dr. F. Steuer, C.v. €300
85.00 
 
337 **   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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375.00 
 
338 **   9a
1889, black surcharge 1 1/4pi on 25pf yellow orange, partial bottom margin and post office fresh, full OG, NH, VF and rare, especially in sound condition, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme certificate, C.v. €3,800
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950.00 
 
339 **   7-19

German Colonies

New Guinea

1900, Kaiser Yacht, 3pf- 5m, complete set of 13, four stamps with sheet margins, full OG, NH or VLH (2m), F/VF, the high value expertized by R. Steuer and others, C.v. €880
140.00 
 
340 **   1 I- 5 I

East Africa

1893, black surcharges on Numeral and Eagle issue, 2p/3pf-25p/50pf, complete set of five, 5p/10pf is No.3 Ic, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by Dr. Lantelme and W. Schmidt, C.v. €1,110
200.00 
 
341 **   3d

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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85.00 
 
342 **   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
425.00 
 
343 **   3 IIc
1900, black diagonal overprint (56 degree angle) "Karolinen" on Eagle 10pf dark rose (yellow orange under quartz lamp), full OG, NH, VF, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme opinion, C.v. €550
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130.00 
 
344  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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1100.00 
 
345  9d
1899, black diagonal overprint "Marshall-Inseln" on Eagle 10pf deep rose (yellow orange under quartz lamp), large part of OG, VF, M. Jaeschke-Lantelme certificate, C.v. €700
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140.00 
 
346 **   7-19

Samoa

1900, Kaiser Yacht, 3pf-5m, complete set of 13, six values are corner margin examples, full OG, NH, F/VF, C.v. €950
190.00 
 
347 **   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
1100.00 
 
348 **   I/I

Danzig
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, €1,400++
275.00 
 
349 **   128 var

Memel

1923, black surcharge 400m on 1L brown, top part of stamp and surcharge broken due to foldover, full OG, NH, VF and a spectacular piece
70.00 
 
350  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
140.00 
 
351 **   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
140.00 
 
352 (*)   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
140.00 
 
353 **   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
95.00 
 
354    1-19

Catalogued by Michel Spezial of 2018

Bohemia and Moravia (Bohmen und Mahren)

1939, black overprints on Czechoslovak definitive issue of 1936-38, complete set of 19 used on large size envelope, tied by Prague "15.XII.39" date stamp, fresh and VF, expertized by Dr. Gilbert, C.v. €400
70.00 
 
355    52, 154

France (Frankreich)
Dunkirk (Dunkirchen)

1940, Mercury 10c ultra and View of Pau 90c carmine on gray blue paper, both with overprint of type I on cover from Dunkirk to Ghyvelde, postmarked on arrival, VF, expertized by Roumet and etc., C.v. €800
140.00 
 
356    59 var
1940, Mercury 25c bluish green, block of four with inverted overprint of type I in the middle, used on cover from Ghyvelde to Dunkirk, appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF, expertized by Roumet and others, not priced in Michel with inverted overprint
240.00 
 
357 **   2-3 var, 4x-5x

Latvia (Lettland)

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, 10k has slight gum wave, full OG, NH, VF, stamp of 15k with expert's hs on reverse, only stamps of 20k and 30k are priced in Michel (€400)
140.00 
 
358 **   5x
1941, black overprint "Latvija. 1941. 1.VII." on aviator 30k blue, printed on thick (over 0.09mm) paper, left sheet margin block of four, full OG, NH, VF and scarce multiple, C.v. €1,000++
190.00 
 
359 **   9 var

Lithuania (Litauen)

1941, upward black overprint with transposed lines "1941-VI-23. Nepriklausoma Lietuva" on Mayakovsky 80k ultramarine, horizontal pair, full OG, NH, VF and rare unrecorded error, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate
450.00 
 
360 **   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 stamp of only 50 were printed, expertized by Dr. Dub, G. Krischke certificate, C.v. €3,500
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900.00 
 
361 **   8 K

Raseiniai (Rosingen)

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
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1100.00 
 
362 **   9K-10K
1941, two stamps with inverted black overprint "Raseiniai. 1941.VI.23." on Agriculture 80k violet and Mayakovsky 80k ultramarine, full OG, NH, VF, first one with Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, the other one expertized by G. Krischke, C.v. €1,400
350.00 
 
363 **   2a F

Rokiskis (Rakischki)

1941, error black overprint "Laisvas. 1941 27. Rokiskis" with missing "VI" variety (position 60) on factory worker 10k dark blue, full OG, NH, VF, Dr. V. Geyfman certificate, C.v. €600
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170.00 
 
364 **   37-38

Zara

1943, black "Zara" overprint on Italian Special Delivery stamps of 1.25L green and 2.50L orange, complete set of two, full OG, NH, VF, each one expertized by G. Krischke, C.v. €325
70.00 
 
365 **/*   II-X, var

French Legion (Frankreich)
Small Collection

1941, Courier Air Post, Front de L'Est and Legionaries, the last one in three sets, labels at left or right or no labels, in addition the second issue of Azad Hind (No. VIIIA-XA)perforated single set and imperforated one in blocks of four, full OG, NH (only Courier Post is LH), VF, C.v. is about €500
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65.00 
 
366 SB   30-31

British Propaganda Against Germany
Stamp Booklet

1943, "Winter Help", propaganda booklet, included two panes of five vertical se-tenant pairs, separated by interleaf, 3+2(pf) brown, shown wounded soldier and Nazi Leaders Streicher and Goering; 12+6(pf) carmine, representing Himmler holding a gun and a mug for donations, we mention just minor cover soiling and replaced staple, nice condition overall for this extremely rare item, stamps with full OG, NH, VF, C.v. €12,000 for single se-tenants only, no price indicated for a complete booklet
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4750.00 
 
367  346-51
1930, Independence issue, Great Personalities, 1d-15d, imperforated proofs in issued colors, set of six in blocks of four, printed on wove thickened paper, a few stamps with pin-point inclusions, fresh condition overall, no gum as issued, VF
475.00 
 
368 **   427-36, C38-47
1940, 4th Anniversary of the founding Greek Youth Organization, 3d-10d, 2d-100d, complete set of 20, postage and air post, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,000
300.00 
 
369 **   469, C168-69
1960, 15th Anniversary of the United Nations, 50c, 1g and 1.50g, seven complete panes of 20, including complete set without central vignette, two with inverted and one with doubled center, minor perf separations possible, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
180.00 
 
370 **   B198A-D, CB1-C, fn

Semi - Postal issues

1947, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, 8+8f-30+30f, 10+10f-70+70f, semi-postal and air post semi-postal issues, perforated set in top right corner margin blocks of four, imperforated set in singles, all with left margins (expertized by F. Kessler, and perforated and imperforated blocks of four with brown and dark gray borders, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,082++
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2, 3, 4
240.00 
 
371 ** S  B198A-D, CB1-C, imp
1947, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, 8+8f-30+30f, 10+10f-70+70f, semi-postal and air post semi-postal issues, perforated and imperforated sets of eight, first one with black "Specimen" overprint, full OG, NH, VF, C.v.$250 for imperf set only
95.00 
 
372 **   B198A-D, CB1-C fn
1947, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, 8+8f-30+30f, 10+10f-70+70f, semi-postal and air post semi-postal issues, two perforated souvenir sheets of four values with brown or dark gray borders, full OG, NH, in addition these sheets on two addressed FDC, all items are VF, Scott C.v. $250 plus Michel for FDC is €400
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140.00 
 
373 **/*   B198A-D, CB1-C fn
1947, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, 8+8f-30+30f, 10+10f-70+70f, semi-postal and air post semi-postal issues, perforated set of eight miniature tete-beche sheets of four values and set of two perforated souvenir sheets, full OG, NH (five minisheets) or LH (three minisheets with light blue spots on gum), otherwise VF, C.v. $1,050
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130.00 
 
374    

Persian Postal History

1880, stationery cover 5(k) black on rose network, sent from Tehran to Constantinople via Meched, tied by Tehran 5/7 date stamp, arrived at Constantinople on July 25, mostly VF
95.00 
 
375    
1877-1911, stationery cover 5(k) black on rose network, from Kermanchan and stationery postcard 2s green, sent from Tehran to Berlin, first one was trimmed at the top right, otherwise fresh condition, no backstamps, F/VF
95.00 
 
376    486
1919, Ahmad Shah Qajar, 6ch green and red brown (tall portrait), used on reverse of cover from Tabris to Tehran, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
180.00 
 
377    567/74
1916, five receipts of paying duty for registered mail receiving, franked by Shah Qajar Coronation issue (seven stamps altogether), tied by Recht and Kazvan postal markings, rough edges, stamps were not affected, F/VF
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95.00 
 
378    653, 655
1922-23, cover from Tehran to Cairo, via Baghdad, addressed to Berlin, franked by three values of Shah Qajar with "Controle. 1922" overprint, tied by Tehran "25.XII.22" date stamp, Baghdad "24.Jan.23" transit and Cairo "8.Feb.23" arrival marking, "Poste Aerenne. Baghdad-Cairo" confirmation cachet, however hard to believe that air mail delivery took over two weeks, cover was opened roughly, still F/VF
140.00 
 
379  353, 434, 436

Postage stamps used as Parcel Post stamps

1909, Mohammed-Ali Shah Qajar, five stamps used on a part of parcel card, each one with diagonal violet overprint "Colis Postaux", tied by Enzeli date stamp, mostly VF and scarce
140.00 
 
380 **   744-59
1929, Reza Shah Pahlavi, 1c-3t, complete set of 16, most of the high values with sheet margins, nice condition, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $945
375.00 
 
381 **   935-40
1950, 31st Birthday of Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, 25d-5r, complete set of six, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $140 as hinged
70.00 
 
382 **   1058A-72
1956-57, Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, 5d-200r, complete set of 17, watermark Arms of Iran, minor mount adhesion on three stamps, nice quality, full original patchy gum as always exist, NH, VF, C.v. $909
275.00 
 
383 **   1082-98
1957-58, Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, 5d-200r, complete set of 17, watermark Persian Inscription, fresh condition, full original patchy gum as always exist, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $578
140.00 
 
384 **   1107-25
1958-59, Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, 5d-200r, complete set of 15, watermark Persian Inscription, 10d with natural paper inclusion, nicely centered, full original patchy gum as always exist, NH, VF, C.v. $366
95.00 
 
385 **/*   935-40, 999-1014, 1082-98

Three Better Sets

1950-58, 31st Birthday of Reza Shah Pahlavi and definitive issues of 1954-55 and 1957-58, the total is 39 stamps, No.1013 with translucent perforation tip at the bottom, full original uneven gum as always on definitive sets, NH (most stamps of the 2nd set) or LH, VF, C.v. $1,800
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275.00 
 
386 **/*   C51-67

Air Post stamps

1935, Reza Shah Pahlavi and Eagle with black overprint "Iran", 1c-3t, complete set of 17, full OG, NH (10 low values, except 2c) or LH, mostly VF, C.v. $515++
190.00 
 
387 **   Bale #pRE1/RV13

Revenue stamps

1950's, Numerals, 5p-250p, unissued set of ten values with red frame and green center (less 60p for completion), in addition 5p with center in blue and stamp of frame only, all are in blocks of four, full OG, NH,VF, C.v. $2,020++
275.00