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This auction took place on 25 July 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 145 - Germany
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Germany - States
706
Used (on letter or envelope)
19th Century postal stationery envelopes, 17 unused embossed items from Braunschweig, Hamburg, Heligoland, Luebeck, Prussia, Mecklenburg-Schwerin etc, all quite good condition, odd crease & age marks - should clean up. Range of postal documents of The Early German Republic incl. 5 telegraph forms. Good lot, worth further research. (45) £60 to 70 £72.00
707
 Used
WURTTEMBERG 1859-62 Perf 13½ 18k blue, a good used example with minor faults, SG.44. (1) Cat. £3250 £120 to 150 £120.00
  • Germany
708    M
 Used
ACCUMULATION/COLLECTION housed in four albums incl. German States, 3rd Reich incl. Zeppelin sets, m/sheets etc. Allied occupation, Saar, General gov't, Bohemia & Moravia. Some in mixed condition, viewing recommended. £500 to 700 £500.00
709   Used (on letter or envelope)
Early 20th Century group of good quality PPC's with 1904 Gordon Bennett colourful Gruss card posted Sallburg with special race cancellation, two unused Gruss Auc cards commemorating scientists Rontgen & Von Helmotz, stylish illustrated cards promoting Hamburg, Heidelberg, Frankfurt, Konigsberg, Stettin Ang A Gruss Aus Stuttgart card - all unused in fine condition. (9) £35 to 55 £56.00
710
  Workers Membership Cards - an accumulation in a carton 1930's IIIrd Reich 12 - Deutsche Arbeitsfront books, well filled with colourful Dues, 3 - Reise-Pass Identity books with photos & various cachets. A large amount of post-war East German Workers Membership books, mainly hardback with a variety of colours with many interesting payment dues inside. A section of Trade Union Membership cards incl. Building & Railways Workers, Society for War Wounded + more. An unusual lot which does not appear very often in such quantities. (164 items) £120 to 170 £160.00
711
 M
1900 1m Reichspost carmine red, fine M, SG.62. (1) Cat. £160 £35 to 45 N/S
712
 Used
1900 5m greenish black & red perf 15, type I VFU. Mi 66I RPS Cert (1990) Cat.2,800€ (1) £200 to 300 £360.00
713
 M
1902 1m P.13¾ M (minor stain at top), SG. 77b. £100 to 120 N/S
714
Used (on letter or envelope)
GERMAN SEAPOST EAST AFRICAN LINE 1911 25c Spanish value tied to cover with circular 'D.SEEPOST OST AFRIKANISCHE H'LINIE' d/stamp, also Southampton Ship Letter c.d.s. on arrival, addressed to North Shields. (1) £35 to 50 £35.00
715
Used (on letter or envelope)
1914-18 WWI selection of postcards mainly with Military scenes. (25) £50 to 70 £84.00
716
Used (on letter or envelope)
1914-18 WWI selection of postcards mainly with Military scenes. (25) £50 to 70 £84.00
717
Used (on letter or envelope)
1919-25 Small group of internal flight covers with interesting postal & flight cachets from 1919 Weimar National Assembly flight to Berlin - Eilbote Express cover with centre fold (not affecting stamps), more interesting items with acceptance cachets from Berlin, Stettin, Danzig postal stationery card with oval Luftpost cancel + more. Well worth researching. (7) £60 to 80 N/S
718
 M
1928 Zeppelin set, fine M, SG.443/5. (3) £30 to 40 £32.00
719
 UM
 Block of four
1928-31 1m Zeppelin, fine UM left hand marginal UM block of four, SG.443. £60 to 80 £62.00
720
 UM
1930 'IPOSTA' m/s fine UM, small blemish in margin at left (mentioned for accuracy). SG.MS464a. (1) £250 to 350 £250.00
721
Used on piece or front
1930 South America Flight 4m Zeppelin VFU, SG.456. £100 to 120 N/S
722
 Used
1931 Polar Flight Zeppelin set, VFU, SG.469/71. Cat. £1,300. (3) £160 to 220 £220.00
723
Used on piece or front
1933 Chicago 1m Zeppelin U Berlin c.d.s. on small piece (one weak corner), SG. 510. £75 to 100 N/S
724
 Used
1933 Chicago 1m Zeppelin U Murnau c.d.s. 1 Sep 24, SG. 510. £100 to 120 N/S
725
 Used
1933 Chicago Flight Zeppelin set, FU (the 2m value with couple short perfs at base), SG. 510/12. £150 to 200 £210.00
726
 Used
1933 Wagner set VFU SG. 513/521. £400 (9) £60 to 75 £60.00
727   Used (on letter or envelope)
1933-42 collection of 300 'Get to know Germany' 6pf postal stationery cards approx 235 unused incl. printers proof balance are used. Clean lot, written up in two albums. £200 to 240 N/S
728
 Used
1935 OSTROPA block of four from the centre of the m/s. VFU SG.573/6. £50 to 65 £72.00
729
 M
1935 OSTROPA M/Sheet, hinge remnants on obverse & some faults, still collectable & presentable example. (1) Cat. £1200 £100 to 150 £100.00
730    UM
1936-37 selection of M/Sheets all UM, 1936 Brown Ribbon of Germany SG. MS618, 1937 Culture Fund perf/imperf SG. MS635/6, Culture Fund SG. MS637, Brown Ribbon of Germany SG. MS637A. Cat. £884 (5) £200 to 250 N/S
731
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 propaganda cards (2) from a series issued for the National Competition of the S.A in Berlin. (2) £40 to 50 £52.00
732
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939 Garden Show 3 different commemorative cards each bearing Stuttgart show cancels. £40 to 50 £52.00
733
 M
 Used
1939 Nurburgring races set M another set VFU odd pulled perf. SG. 683/5. £40 to 50 £40.00
734
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940-43 group of POW Mail from French prisoner, Leopold Delmere in Stalag I B Hohenstein, East Prussia to his wife in Pont Remy, France. Official camp cards & letter sheets with different formats, camp censor cachets from No's as low as 3 to 158, varying over the years. (100) £100 to 150 N/S
735    Forgery
1943-44 range of covers bearing the Kreta Luftfeldpost stamp with local red opt Mi.74, all considered as forgeries but well produced with feldpost cancels + some with Military cachets. Eight covers + one part front, Krim - a similar range of nine covers bearing the '1 Pecken Richtung Heimat' label as Mi.15 II all tied on cover with the appropriate oblong cachet + Luftfeldpost stamps. All well produced forgeries, useful for comparison. (18) £80 to 100 £80.00
736
 M
 Used
West Germany, Berlin & East Germany 1948-2005 substantial mainly FU collection in 3 assorted albums with many of the scarcer early issues noted. W. Germany from 1949 The Opening of Parliament pair, SG.1033/4 with all other issues to SG.1073 FU with a total Cat. £1096 on the first two pages alone + most other issues to 2005. W. Berlin similar from 1948 with Berlin opts worth checking, 1949 75th Anniv of the UPU, SG.B54/60 set FU, Cat. £400, 1953 Freedom Bell - the three sets Cat. £360 + many more issues to 1990. E. Germany - an impressive collection in a Devon album, issues from 1949 UPU Anniv onwards with scarce issues incl. Bach Bicentenary, 1950 Scientists, SG.E20/29 Cat. £100, 1951 Friendship with China, SG.E43/5 set Cat. £95 + much more to 1990. The three albums contain approx 6000 stamps, 149 M/Sheets/sheetlets & 23 covers. Terrific potential for a collector or for re-sale. £300 to 400 £300.00
737
 UM
1951 Charity 700th Anniv of St. Mary's Church, Lubeck set M, SG.1065/6. (2) Cat. £230 £40 to 50 N/S
  • Germany - Occupations during WWII
738
 UM
SERBIA 1942 Postage Due set in UM BLOCKS OF FOUR SG. GB69/75, Mi P9/15. Cat.£136+. (28) £35 to 50 £42.00
739
 UM
Used (on letter or envelope)
1915-18 Occupation of Poland, Germania values opt 3pf - 20pf, SG.1/5 set UM + various 5pf postal stationery cards matching this issue, mainly postally used with Military censor cachets. An attractive registered express cover from Lodz, franked full set with appropriate labels & censor cachet. 1916 Set with General Government Warshau opts, SG.6/16 in marginal blocks of four UM + a range FU. A range of postal stationery cards & attractive covers & paketkarte with interesting usage. (77 + 28 covers/cards) £100 to 150 £185.00
740
Used (on letter or envelope)
General Government, Poland Circa 1939 - a collection of postcards featuring early Occupation Provisional town & village postmarks mainly on 3pf Hindenburg stamps, both dated & undated with s/line, boxed & hand stamped, with Repten Uber Tarnowitz Uniejow, Rogow Uber Ratibor, Jablunkau, Przemysl, Reichwaldau, Lyski, Mewe + many more. Worth further study. (70 cards) £35 to 60 £76.00
741
 UM
General Government 1943-44 High Value Views 2zl, 4zl & 6zl each in imperf sheets of 25 with marginal imprints, Mi.113-115U UM. (3 sheets - 75 stamps) £40 to 65 £115.00
742
 UM
General Government 1943 Copernicus M/Sheets, both types Mi.104I, 104II UM, Plates 11/1, 1/4. (2) Cat. 1025€ £150 to 200 £160.00
743
 UM
General Government 1944 5th Anniv of the General Government 10 + 10zl imperf sheetlet of 8 with marginal imprints, Mi.KLB 3u UM. (1) Cat. 220€ £40 to 60 £40.00
744
 UM
General Government 1944 5th Year of the General Govt 10 + 10zl Mi.125 in complete sheetlets of eight with imprints, both perf, imperf & perf x imperf vertically, all UM. (3 attractive sheetlets) £125 to 160 £150.00
  • Germany - Allied Zones
745
 Used
RUSSIAN ZONE 1945 Land Reform set VFU & 1945 Child Welfare set VFU. SG.KB16/18. £270 (6) £40 to 65 N/S
746
 M
BRITISH & AMERICAN ZONE 1949 Hanover Trade Fair, fine M, SG.MSA145. (1) Cat. £120 £25 to 30 N/S
  • Germany - West
747
Used (on letter or envelope)
1949 1st Provisional Aerogramme 'Taxe Percue 60pf' Mi.LF5 sent to USA - very clean copy + 1952 1st flight cover Bremen - New York, franked 80pf defin, 5pf Mona Lisa (PR) with flight cancel, 1978 'Naposta' Frankfurt 1st Flights - six different destinations on private postal stationery covers. (8) £25 to 30 £34.00
748
 M
1949 Cent 1st Stamps set, SG.1035/7, 1950 Bach set M, SG.1043/4, 1951 Rontgen 30pf M, SG.1073, 1951 Humanitarian Relief Fund set M, SG.1069/72. (10) Cat. £525 £60 to 75 £58.00
749
 Used
1949 Refugees Fund set VFU, SG.1039/42, 1950 Posthorn set VFU (10pf fault), SG.1045/1060, 1952 Luther 10pf VFU, SG.1076, 1952 National Museum VFU, SG.1077, 1952 Humanitarian Relief Fund set VFU, SG.1082/5. (26) Cat. £421 £50 to 60 N/S
750
 M
1952 Otto 30pf M, SG.1076, 1952 Heligoland 20pf M, SG.1078, 1952 Youth Hostels set M, SG.1080/1, 1952 Schurz 20pf M, SG.1079, 1952 Telephone M, SG.1087, 1953 Road Safety M, SG.1088, 1954 Humanitarian Relief Fund set M, SG.1126/9, 1955 Lufthansa set M, SG.1131/4, 1955 Cosmic Research 20pf M, SG.1140. (16) Cat. £282 £35 to 45 £35.00
  • Germany - Berlin
751
 M
1951 Bell set, SG.B75/9, 1952 Beethoven, SG.B87, 1952-53 Famous Berliners set, SG.B91/100, 1952 Olympics, SG.1388/90 - all are complete M sets. (19) Cat. £370 £40 to 60 £40.00
  • Germany - Colonies
752
 Used
COLONIES & P.O's ABROAD accumulation of used values, period late 19th Cent - 1919 + a few covers, cards in a stock book, covering most areas with mainly Germania & Yacht types generally lower values, but in quantities showing a wide range of pmks which could prove rewarding. Good sections of Kamerun, Togo, German East & S.W Africa, German New Guinea, strong PO's in China with the only higher values 2x SG.52 ½d on 1mk, Cat. £85 each. Kiautschou incl. a used postal stationery card & a PPC of opium users posted 1902 - the 5pf Yacht value heavily stained. There are some small sections from other areas + some old catalogue pages for reference. (440 + 5 covers/cards) £120 to 160 £220.00
753
Used on piece or front
CAMEROONS 1893 piece bearing 10pf, 50pf Kamerun c.d.s. Mi. V47c, V50d. (1) Cat. 850€ £120 to 150 £120.00
754
 Used
TOGO small FU range circa 1897-1914 20pf, 25pf, 50pf stamps of Germany opt SG.4/6, Cat. £168 - 1900 Yacht Type values 3pf - 80pf, SG.7/15 + 2m, 3m, SG.17/18, 1909-19 issues 5pf, 10pf, SG.21/22. Nice lot with scarcer values, mainly Lome pmks. (16) Cat. £690+ £80 to 100 £110.00
755
 Used
SAMOA 1900 Empire stamps opt 3pf-25pf, SG.61/5 FU (20pf, 25pf on pieces with full APIA pmks), 1900 Yacht values 3pf - 3m, SG.67/18 - all FU, various dates, top values clear APIA pmks + SG.620 - M. (18 values) Cat. £697 £80 to 100 £82.00
 
   
       
   
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