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Lots 551 - 658,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #81, March 21, 2019. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
551 **   586-87
1961, 40th Anniversary of the Mongolian People's Republic, 8f and 10f, complete set of two, flawless quality unit, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $295
90.00 
 
552  620-27
1962, Stage Art of Mei Lan-fang, 4f-50f, perforated complete set of eight, beautiful white full original gum, LH, VF, C.v. $2,225
325.00 
 
553  620-27 imp
1962, Stage Art of Mei Lan-fang, 4f-50f, imperforated complete set of eight, ample to large margins all around, nice and fresh white original gum, LH, VF, C.v. $6,500
1400.00 
 
554 **   628
1962, Stage Art of Mei Lan-fang, $3 multicolored, souvenir sheet in premium quality, beautiful colors and post office fresh, even yellowish original gum as almost always exists, NH, VF and scarce so nice, original interleaf is included, C.v. $15,000
6000.00 
 
555  628
1962, Stage Art of Mei Lan-fang, $3 multicolored, souvenir sheet, appropriate size and sharp corners, tiny natural paper inclusion at left invisible from the face, nice condition overall, full original gum slightly yellowing along stamp perforation, LH, VF and scarce, C.v. $15,000
4750.00 
 
556 **   655-60
1963, 4th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution, 4f-10f, complete set of six, No.4 has right sheet margin, yellowish even gum on No.4, all others with white original gum, NH, VF, C.v. $700
190.00 
 
557 **   661-80
1963, Butterflies, 4f-50f, complete set of 20, usual rough perforation, clean condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $500
140.00 
 
558 **   684-95 imp
1963, Children's Day, 4f-20f, imperforated complete set of 12, all with enlarged margins, No.8 with error "ε" instead of "8" in serial number, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $450++
140.00 
 
559 **   713-15 imp
1963, Snub-Nosed Monkeys, 8f-22f, imperforated complete set of three, all with left sheet margins, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
140.00 
 
560  716-31
1963, Views of Yellow Mountains, 4f-50f, complete set of 16, couple of stamps with minor usual offset on reverse, full OG, mainly LH, VF, C.v. $996
240.00 
 
561 **   732-36
1963, Sport Games, 8f and 10f, complete set of five, No.4 and 5 have very slight black ink offset on reverse, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $141
45.00 
 
562 **   760-65
1964, Historical Places of Yenan, 8f and 52f, complete set of six, No.4 with right sheet margin, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $145
45.00 
 
563 **   767-81
1964, Peonies, 4f-52f, complete set of 15, each one with top or bottom imprinted margin, nice condition, full original white gum, NH, VF, C.v. $500
250.00 
 
564  782
1964, Glorious Crimson, $2 multicolored, souvenir sheet, no gum as produced, LH, VF, C.v. $2,500
475.00 
 
565  798a
1964, 15th Anniversary of the People's Republic, 8f+8f+8f multicolored, souvenir sheet, tiny spot of soiling at the top right on reverse side only, fresh and white full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $4,250
700.00 
 
566 **   798b
1964, 15th Anniversary of the People's Republic, 8f+8f+8f multicolored, unfolded horizontal se-tenant strip of three, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $300
95.00 
 
567 **   834-41
1965, Views of Chingkang Mountains, 8f-52f, complete set of eight, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $295
95.00 
 
568 **   842-49
1965, People's Liberation Army, 8f multicolored, complete set of eight, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
140.00 
 
569 **   863-73
1965, National Sport Games, 4f-43f, complete set of 11, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $422.50
140.00 
 
570 **   886-90
1965, Women Workers, 8f multicolored, complete set of five, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150
45.00 
 
571 **   936-37
1967, Third Five-Year Plan, 8f multicolored, complete set of two, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $175
55.00 
 
572 **/*   982-90
1968, Mao's Directive on Revolutionary Culture and Art, complete set of nine, nice unit, full OG, NH or VLH, VF, C.v. $1,440
325.00 
 
573  992-96
1968, Directives of Chairman Mao, 8f red, yellow and brown, former horizontal se-tenant strip of five separated between 3rd and 4th stamps, still fresh condition, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $2,375 as singles
700.00 
 
574 **   1211-14
1974, Industrial Products, 8f multicolored, complete set of four, post office fresh quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
95.00 
 
575 **/*   1/486

Collections and Group Lots
Mint Collection of 1949-60

450 mint stamps and two souvenir sheets, in the beginning - mainly reprints, practically complete from 1955 including all valuable sets, such as Army, Yellow River, Monument and Kuan Han-Ching souvenir sheets, Children's Day, Demonstration and 10th Anniversary of the Republic issues, nice condition, no gum as issued, most of valuable items are NH, VF, C.v. $4,355
Click the numbers below to see additional images:
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
750.00 
 
576 **/*   487/935

Mainly Mint Collection of 1960-67

about 300 mostly mint stamps (a dozen of CTO with full OG), highlights included Gold Fishes, Pigs, Chrysanthemums, Tibetan People, both Cuba sets, Peonies, Oil Industry, Power Station, Machinery and others, fresh quality material, full OG, some NH, but mainly LH, F/VF or better, C.v. $9,800 (website photo)
1400.00 
 
577 */U   938/1000

Culture Revolution Collection

1967-68, 44 mint or CTO stamps, including Thoughts of Mao (both strips are unfolded, but with slightly tarnished gold - CTO), Mao Our Great Teacher (first issue of five is LH, second -CTO),Anniversaries of Communist Party and Peoples Republic (both LH), Mao's Poems (11 stamps total, 10 - different) and others, nice quality material, full OG, VF, C.v. is close to $6,000 (website photo)
950.00 
 
578 **/U   364/890

Nice Group

1958-65, 34 complete issues, the total is 144 mint or CTO stamps, highlights of mint sets included Sports of 1959, most of two/three-stamp issues, Gold Fishes, Scientists of 1962, some yellowing gum mentioned, nevertheless fresh quality unit, full OG, NH (CTO - with OG, NH), F/VF, C.v. is about to $3,350 (website photo)
700.00 
 
579 SB   2L53/76

Port Arthur and Dairen
Souvenir Booklet

1949-50, illustrated cover in red, containing ten pages in various colors, approximate size 190x130mm, five pages bearing 16 unused stamps from eight complete issues, insignificant cover flaws, still fresh, VF and rare, C.v. $1,340 for stamps only
500.00 
 
580 **   8L12-16

Southwest China

1949, black surcharges "Kweichow People's Post" on Dr. Sun Yat-sen stamps $20/2c- $2000/$10, complete set of five, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $220
70.00 
 
581  436
1935, National Olympic Games, Condor, 10p black and gray, the high value of the set, nicely centered, full original gum slightly yellowing at the bottom perforation, LH, VF, C.v. $500
140.00 
 
582 **   508a-12a
1944, 75th Anniversary of Benevolent Association of Cundinamarca, 2c-1p, complete set in presentation sheets of 18, 22, 8, 4 and 2, mounted on two pages from a Collection, full OG, NH, mostly VF, C.v. $109 as hinged
95.00 
 
583 **   C38-50, CF1

Air Post stamps

1923-28, Seaplane over Magdalena River and Bogota Cathedral, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, including registration stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $817.40 as hinged singles
275.00 
 
584 */U   35-46
1899, Poseidon Trident with Stars, 1m, 2m and 1g in four different colors, complete set of 12, two unused and ten used, one stamp has small faults, part of OG or used, F/VF, C.v. $263
70.00 
 
585  36/46 var
1899, Poseidon's Trident with Stars, set of five different values without control handstamp, large part of OG (3) or unused, no gum, mostly VF, Karamitsos C. v. €427
95.00 
 
586  39/46
1899, Poseidon's Trident with Stars, imperforated proof of 2m rose in block of four with design of 1g violet printed on reverse, small oil spot mostly on margin between stamps and light fold affecting bottom right stamp, no gum as produced, NH, VF, expertized by V. Spanos
140.00 
 
587  40-37/45
1899, Poseidon's Trident with Stars, imperforated proof of 1g rose in top sheet margin block of four with double printed design of 1g blue and 2m violet on reverse, perfect quality, no gum as produced, NH, VF, expertized by V. Spanos
240.00 
 
588  43-42/43
1899, Poseidon's Trident with Stars, imperforated proof of 1g green in top left corner sheet margin block of four with double printed design of 2m green and 1g green on reverse, fresh condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF, expertized by V. Spanos
240.00 
 
589 */U   10/45 var

Collection on Album Pages

1899, 90 mint or used stamps, starting with Arms issue on thick wove paper, then Poseidon's Trident without Stars - 19 stamps plus two forgeries, and 64 stamps with Stars plus one forgery, several varieties - no control marking or double marking, imperforated No.41a, some usual faults mentioned, still collectible quality unit, full/part of OG or used, F/VF, total C.v. is close to $4,000 with about 2/3 in not defected stamps (website photo)
475.00 
 
590 **   942-48
1959, Birds, 20h-1.20k, complete set of seven, miniature sheets of ten (2x5), nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $275
90.00 
 
591  B21a

Semi - Postal issues

1919, "Posta Ceskoslovenska", black diagonal overprint on 10kr deep violet, printed on ordinary paper, full OG, LH, VF, several experts' hs on reverse, S. Sismondo certificate, C.v. $375
90.00 
 
592  B112
1919, "Posta Ceskoslovenska", black diagonal overprint on Hungarian due stamp of 5f green and black, watermark Double Cross, vertical pre-printing paper fold, still full OG, previously hinged, VF appearance, several experts hs on reverse, S. Sismondo certificate, C.v. $1,325
140.00 
 
593  

Czechoslovak Legion Post

1919, Legionaries, five different design imperforated essays of 1r in brown, green, blue, violet and red, the total is 25 pieces, several stamps with minor flaws, still no gum as issued, F/VF
140.00 
 
594    1/35

Early Postal History Group

1919-20, 15 registered covers, mainly sent from Tallinn or Voru to Linkoping, vast majority is representing the Dr. Risberg correspondences, nicely franked by stamps of the first or second definitive issues, all appropriate markings, some with arrival ds, minor conveyance flaws mentioned, mostly VF
475.00 
 
595 **   69 imp
1924, Weaver, 3p blue green, horizontal imperforated pair, nice margins all around, full OG, NH, VF, Ojaste Cat. #88 A-1
70.00 
 
596  81-82
1924, Estonian Theaters, imperforated plate proofs of 30m and 70m in issued colors, set of two in vertical or horizontal pair, each one printed on wove paper, no gum as produced, VF, Ojaste Cat. #91G1-92G1
180.00 
 
597 **   B15-19

Semi - Postal issues

1927, Castles and Fortress, 5+5m- 40+40m, 100 complete sets of five, printed on horizontally or vertically (10m) laid paper, unfolded sheets of 100 (5m, 10m and 12m) or two sheets of 50 (20m and 40m),marginal perforation separations possible, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #63-67, €600++ (website photo)
95.00 
 
598  B15-19
1927, Castles and Fortress, 5+5m-40+40m, complete set of five, cancelled "Madara-Parnu" blocks of four, the high value printed on wove paper without watermark, fresh and VF, Mi #63-66, 67u, C.v. €432++
90.00 
 
599  C2-3, C4-6, var

Air Post stamps

1923, red or black overprint or surcharges on Biplane LVG stamp of 5c yellow, black and light green, set of six basic triangle stamps in pairs of square format, including surcharges of 20m in red and carmine, bottom stamp of each pair with "white cloud" over the plane variety (only one stamp per pane of 100, position R43), full OG, LH, VF and rare matched set
950.00 
 
600    C2-3, C4-6

Pioneer Flight Cover

May 30-31, 1924, registered cover from Tallinn to Riga, franked by imperforated set of five red or black overprints or surcharges on Biplane LVG 5c yellow, black and light green, marked "Par Avion" in red, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF
375.00 
 
601    C9-13, C14-18
1925, Monoplane, 5m-45m, imperforated and perforated complete sets of five triangle stamps, used together with other values on two Pioneer Flight registered covers from Tallinn to Riga and from Tallinn to England respectively, the last one via Germany with red boxed confirmation and two-line violet Estonian "Registered/Air Mail" markings, appropriate cancellations, VF
95.00 
 
602 **   

Selection of Multiples

1927-41, Tartu University, Song Festival, Health Resorts, Arms of 1937-38 and 1940, as well as German Occupation set, seven complete issues in blocks of four, nice quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $822++ (website photo)
180.00 
 
603 */U   1/151, B1/49, C1-6

Mint and Used Collection on Stockpages

1918-40, 264 mint or used stamps and two souvenir sheets, mainly complete issues of postage, semi-postal and air post , some better items such as No.58-64 (mint), 105-07 (mint and used, 117-33 (mint and used) and many more, as well as Tallinn issue (not expertized and looking dubious), nice quality material, full OG, NH, LH/hinged or used, F/VF, C.v. $1,350++ (website photo)
240.00 
 
604 **   33 var
1889, Coat of Arms, "three-numbered" design of 20k orange, horizontal pair imperforated vertically, full OG, NH, VF, J. Smith certificate, this error is not listed either in Scott or Facit
240.00 
 
605 **   46-58
1891-92, Coat of Arms, 1k-7r, complete set in sheet margin blocks of four, high values - corner margin blocks, printed on horizontally laid paper, block of 1k has three-tip separation at the top, post office fresh quality, full OG,NH, VF and scarce multiples, C.v. $5,062 as singles
2500.00 
 
606  
1927, Forgeries Fournier for Finland, three stamps - oval Arms 5k in blue, serpentine 1m in orange and Helsingfors City Post 10pf green and red, as well as six cancellations, cut from a Fournier Album, fresh and VF (website photo)
70.00 
 
607  55a
1873, Ceres, 10c bistre on rose paper, horizontal tete-beche pair, "1798" inside dotted cancellation, some short perforation at the top left and on the right, overall fresh condition, VF appearance, PF certificate, C.v. $1,750,Yvert #58c, €2,750
375.00 
 
608 **/*   

Air Post stamps

1920, black overprint "Meeting Aeronautique. De Buc. October 1920." on Georges Guynemer multicolored air post label, 27 values in blocks of four, six, eight and nine, mainly well centered, minor marginal separation, full OG, NH or LH (2), VF, Dallay C.v. €1,200++
180.00 
 
609  J1-14, J12a-14a

General issues
Postage Due stamps

1884-86, Numerals, 1c-5fr, complete set of 17, including unissued 1fr, 2fr and 5fr in black, ample to enlarged margins, neatly mounted on quadrille Album page, full OG, LH, VF, Dallay #1-11,12-14, 15-17, €1,660, Scott C.v. $1,332
375.00 
 
610  

Cameroon, Dahomey and French West Africa
Collection

1939-49, 302 mint stamps, neatly arranged on Album pages, representing New York's World Fair and later overprints, France Libre sets, Chad to Rhine, other common design types, postage and air post, nice condition, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF, Dallay C.v. about €1,000 (website photo)
140.00 
 
611  195-98

Equatorial Africa

1957, Animals, 1f-4f, imperforated epreuve de luxe collective, printed on thick paper without gum, NH, VF
90.00 
 
612 **/*   

Collection on Pages with Group of Multiples

1937-57, 208 single mint stamps and about 800 definitive stamps of 1937-40 in large multiples (some separations), the collection starts with overprints on definitive issue, then common design types, postage and air post, fresh quality, full OG, LH (multiples are NH), F/VF, Dallay C.v. is close to €2,000 (website photo)
190.00 
 
613 **   C29-31 var

Guinea (former French Guinea)
Air Post stamps

1963, Anti-Malaria issue, 25fr-100fr, complete set of three, each one with black color (malaria mosquito) inverted, full OG, NH, VF, two common stamps are enclosed
190.00 
 
614  143-263, B19-34, C1-28

Indo-China
Collection on Album Pages

1931-46, about 200 mint stamps, starting with definitive issue of 1931-41, King Norodom Sihanouk and later sets of postage, as well as Airplanes, Chad to Rhine and etc., high level of completion for the period, nice condition, full OG or no gum as produced, LH, F/VF or better, Scott C.v. $450 (website photo)
140.00 
 
615 **   180-81

New Caledonia

1932, Paris - Noumea Flight, black overprints on 40c bright red and olive green, 50c violet and brown, complete set of two in top left corner sheet margin singles, full OG, NH, VF centering, an eye-catching unit, only 3000 sets were produced, each stamp with expert's hs on reverse, C.v. $1,400
475.00 
 
616    186, 194, 204

First Flight Cover

July 21-24, 1940, Pan American Airways Flight cover from Noumea to San Francisco, addressed to Honolulu, three overprinted values franking, green cachet of flight itinerary, Pan Am violet confirmation marking, San Francisco (7.24) drop and Honolulu arrival ds, VF
95.00 
 
617  125A/78, B6-13, C1-19

French Polynesia
Collection on Album Pages

1939-48, over 100 mint stamps, representing complete issues, the highlights included France Libre overprints, definitive set of 1948 for postage, common design French Revolution for semi-postals and etc., fresh quality unit, full OG, mainly LH, F/VF or better, Dallay C.v. is about €900 (website photo)
95.00 
 
618 **   223

Saint Pierre and Miquelon

1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L" on Dog Sled stamp of 3c red brown, full OG, NH, VF, expertized by R. Calves, C.v. $225 as hinged, Dallay #255, €400
90.00 
 
619 **   238 var
1942, inverted black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." on Tortue Lighthouse stamp of 90c ultra, full OG, NH, VF and scarce, S. Sismondo certificate, Dallay #270a, €1,900
475.00 
 
620  249-55
1942, Dog Sled and Tortue Lighthouse, black surcharge "France Libre. F.N.F.L." 20c/10c-20f/90c, complete set of seven, neatly cancelled on five pieces, fresh, VF, C.v. $259, Dallay #282-88, €350
65.00 
 
621 **   279 var
1942, inverted black overprint "France Libre F. N. F. L." on New York World's Fair stamp of 2.25fr ultra, full OG, NH, VF and rare, pencil signed by J.A. Fox, Dallay #291a, €2,400
550.00 
 
622 **   J43

Postage Due stamps

1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." on Newfoundland Dog 30c orange and black, full OG, fine and scarce, pencil signed on reverse, C.v. $425 as hinged, Dallay #52, €700
180.00 
 
623    J48-57
1942, Codfish, black overprint "Noel 1941/F N F L" on 5c-3fr, complete set of ten, used together with surcharge 20fr on 75c on registered cover from St. Pierre et Miquelon to NYC, straight line censorship marking, arrival ds on reverse, VF, C.v. $725 as for stamps off cover, Dallay #42-51, €1,585
450.00 
 
624    J58-67
1942, Codfish, black overprint "France Libre/F N F L" on 5c-3fr, complete set of ten, used together with surcharge 10fr on 1.25fr on registered cover from St. Pierre et Miquelon to NYC, censored, postmarked on arrival, VF and scarce, C.v. $825 for stamps off cover, Dallay #57-66, €1,845
550.00 
 
625 **   229/56, var

"Large Dot" Overprint Variety
Group

1942, black overprint "France Libre F.N.F.L." with large dot after second "F" variety on Dog Sled, Tortue Lighthouse, NY World's Fair stamps, two singles and four vertical pairs, variety on each single and at the bottom stamp of each pair, full OG, NH, VF and interesting lot for a specialist, Dallay #261/90, C.v. €440 for stamps w/o variety
240.00 
 
626 **/*   79/606, B1/13, C1/58

Nice Collection on Album and Stockpages

1909-94, 325 mint stamps and one souvenir sheet, starting with definitive set of 1909, then surcharges on Navigation and Commerce, nice range of overprints "France Libre. F.N.F.L.", several common design types and etc., a few defected stamps not counted, fresh quality unit, full OG, NH (from 1942) or LH, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €5,000 (website photo)
550.00 
 
627 **/*   

Remainder of a Collection on Stockpages

1909-74, over 200 mint stamps, including definitive stamps of 1909, "France Libre. F.N.F.L." overprints, common design postage and air post issues, then mainly topical singles and sets, fresh quality, full OG, mainly NH, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €2,300 (website photo)
240.00 
 
628 **   28

French Southern and Antarctic Territories

1968, Albatross, 20f slate, olive green and orange, top sheet margin single, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $280, Dallay #27, €540
70.00 
 
629 **   C8, imp

Air Post stamps

1965, ITU issue, 30fr multicolored, perforated and imperforated singles, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #A9, €690
95.00 
 
630  C8
1965, ITU issue, sunken die artist's proof of 30f in red brown, printed on thin card with official embossing, size 110x135mm, signed by engraver J. Combet at the bottom, perfect quality, no gum as produced, VF and rare, only a handful of artist's proofs were produced
240.00 
 
631 **   C14, imp
1968, Port aux Francais, King Penguin and Explorer, 50fr light ultra, dark green and black, perforated and imperforated singles, full OG, NH, VF, Dallay #A14, €525
70.00 
 
632 **   1-232, C1-141

Complete Collection in Leuchtturm Hingeless Album

1948 -97, 370 mint stamps and two souvenir sheets, postage and air post, including all valuable singles and sets for the period, perfect quality, full OG, NH, VF, C.v.$5,400,Dallay C.v. €6,000 (website photo)
700.00 
 
633 **   J24-36

Wallis and Futuna Islands
Postage Due stamps

1943, Malayan Deer and Eucalyptus, black overprint "France Libre" over "Iles Wallis et Futuna" on New Caledonian postage due stamps, 2c-3fr, complete set of 13, slightly dryish full original gum as always exists, NH, F/VF, C.v. $487.50 as hinged
190.00 
 
634 */U   

French Antilles Collection on Stockpages

1889-1947, over 700 mostly mint stamps and three souvenir sheets, representing issues of Guadeloupe, Guiana, Martinique and Inini, first three start with Commerce stamps, all are included early definitives, "Libre" overprints, common design types and many more, fresh condition overall, full/large part of OG or used, F/VF, Dallay C.v. €2,950 (website photo)
275.00 
 
635 **/*   

"France Libre" Overprints
Collection on Stockpages

1942-43, 235 mint stamps, singles and blocks of four, representing Reunion, French India and Madagascar, nice quality unit, full OG, mainly NH, a few LH, F/VF or better, Dallay C.v. €2,000 (website photo)
240.00 
 
636 **/*   

Remainder of a Consignment

1912-73, about 700 mint stamps, representing 120 complete issues of 24 different countries, nice range of various topical issues and common design types, nothing very expensive, still clean and fresh unit, full OG, mainly NH, F/VF or better, Dallay C.v. €1,850 (website photo)
190.00 
 
637 **/U   7, 9, 10
1919, St. George, 10k blue, 50k green and 60k red, imperforated blocks of 35 (5x7), 42 (7x6) and 18 (6x3), all pieces with plate variety - sideways stamp, shifted center or partial design, each one is bearing a favor cancellation, no gum as produced, NH, mostly VF (website photo)
190.00 
 
638 **/U   8, var
1919, St. George, 40k red orange, imperforated top sheet margin block of 45 (5x9), stamp on position 38 with omitted St. George variety, neat favor cancellation, no gum as issued, NH, VF
95.00 
 
639 **/U   12, var
1919, St. George, 1r orange brown, block of 35 (7x5), stamp on position 20 has inverted center, neat favor cancellation, minor paper soiling at the top only, far away from the error, no gum as produced, NH, VF
95.00 
 
640    26-30 imp, B1
1923, Sower, Soldier, Industry and Agriculture, imperforated complete set of five along with semi-postal stamp of 50r, used on local cover in Batum, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF, expert's guarantee hs
140.00 
 
641 **   7-12, 16-18 var

Consular Post in Constantinople

1921, St. George and Queen Thamar issues, surcharges in red or black on imperforated complete set of nine in horizontal pairs, two of which with slight fold between stamps, full OG, NH, VF and very rare, only a handful imperforated sets were produced
240.00 
 
642  36b
1875, Numeral in Oval, 2m violet purple, nicely centered, fresh quality, full OG, very light trace of hinge, VF, G. Buhler certificate, Mi #37a, €2,500
325.00 
 
643 **   B19-22

Semi - Postal issues

1927, President Hindenburg, 8pf- 50pf, complete set in blocks of four, two high values in top left corner margin blocks, upper right stamp of 15pf with minor gum waves, full OG, NH, VF, Mi #403-06, €400++
85.00 
 
644 **   B33
1930, IPOSTA, International Philatelic Exhibition in Berlin, 8pf-50pf, souvenir sheet of four, appropriate size 105x148mm, full OG (on stamps only), NH, VF, Mi Block 1, €1,600
230.00 
 
645 **   B49-57
1933, Wagner issue, 3+2pf-40+35pf, complete set of nine, all but 20+10pf with perforation 14x13, nice quality, full OG, NH, mostly VF, Mi #499A-504A, 505B, 506A-07A €2,430
375.00 
 
646 **   B104
1937, Culture Fund, 6 (+19pf) dark green, souvenir sheet of four with additional rouletted perforation and surcharge 25pf on each label, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250; Mi Block 9, €320
70.00 
 
647 **   B105
1937, 4th Brown Ribbon Horse Races, red overprint on 42 (+108pf) brown, souvenir sheet, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $150, Mi Block 10, €180
45.00 
 
648 **   B106
1937, Nazi Party Congress in Nuremburg, 6 (+19pf) dark green, souvenir sheet of four with additional black overprint at sides of each stamp, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $250, Mi Block 11, €320
70.00 
 
649 */U   

Third Reich Thematic Collection

1933-39, 420 mint or used stamps, 18 souvenir sheets, 73 postal history or commemorative stationeries, beautifully arranged on pre-printed and profusely described pages, President Hindenburg panes and multiples, Berlin Olympic Games, Winter Help, Nazi's Party Congresses and Hitler's Head souvenir sheets, fresh condition overall, stamps and souvenir sheets with full OG, some NH, but mainly LH or used, F/VF (website photo)
450.00 
 
650    

Zeppelin Pioneer Flights

1912, Airship "Victoria Luise", stationery postcard 5pf green to London, uprated by Germania 5pf green, cancelled Luftpost. Zeppelin-Schiff "Victoria Luise. 15.10.12" special ds, mostly VF and scarce, not listed in Siegel, Mi #11Bh, €420
140.00 
 
651    Sieger #16Ad
1912, Airship "Victoria Luise", two stationery postcards 5pf+50pf green, cancelled by Wiesbaden - Frankfurt (Main). Luftpost. "13.10.12" and "20.10.12" special date stamps, in addition two postcards, one with Airship"Schwaben" markings, the other one with Zeppelin- Luftschiff pre-print, two items with minor flaws, still F/VF, C.v. €350++
95.00 
 
652    Sieger #16Ac
1913, Airship "Victoria Luise", real photo postcard to Wiesbaden, franked by Germania 5pf green, cancelled Luftpost Zeppelin-Schiff "Victoria Luise. 24.5.13" special date stamp, violet boarding postmark of the same date, VF and rare, C.v. €2,000
375.00 
 
653    Sieger #17a
1913, Military Airship "L.Z.9", two pre-printed air mail postcards, franked by Germania 5pf green, cancelled Luftpost am Rhein. Dusseldorf "20.4.13. 5-6N" and "20.4.13.10-11V" date stamps, each one bearing air post stamp 10pf blue, one has slight ironed fold, still fresh and VF, C.v. €350
95.00 
 
654    Sieger #19A
1919, Airship "Bodensee" (L.Z.120), Delag picture postcard to New Brunswick, NJ via New York, franked by Germania 10pf red, tied Berlin "14.10.19" ds, violet airship board marking of the same date, NYC "T" and"Due 2 cents" handstamps, pair of US postage due of 1c carmine was applied (one stamp removed), nevertheless F/VF, C.v. €900
140.00 
 
655    Sieger #19H
1919, Airship "Bodensee" (L.Z.120), cover to Switzerland franked by Germania 15pf dark violet in vertical pair and air post stamp of 40pf green, cancelled Berlin W. 8. Luftpost "7.11.19" date stamp, two presumably German Customs markings in black, VF and scarce, C.v. €450++
150.00 
 
656    

Pioneer Flights Postal History Collection

1909-31, 24 items, including 15 covers and 9 postcards neatly described on pages, it contains three postally used early (1909-12) official PPC of International Airship Exhibitions in Frankfurt (Main) and Berlin, several First Flight correspondences on line "Koenigsberg - Berlin", "Munich - Hamburg" and etc., as well as Pioneer International Flights and Dispatches, fresh, VF and a beautiful group
550.00 
 
657 **/*   

French Zone of Occupation
Collection on Stockpages

1945-49, 175 mint stamps and four souvenir sheets, representing first definitive set of 1945 and issues of Baden, Rhine Palatinate and Wurttemberg, neat unit, one souvenir sheet with marginal thin (counted as four stamps), fresh quality, full OG or no gum as issued, NH or LH, F/VF, Yvert C.v. €1,750 (website photo - yellow strips at the bottom of stamps are from the stockbook)
300.00 
 
658 **   9NB3a

Berlin
Semi-Postal issues

1949, Berlin Bear, 10+5pf- 30+5pf, souvenir sheet of three, perfect item in every respect, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $1,350
190.00