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This auction took place on 27 May 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 136 - Germany
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Germany - States
Used (on letter or envelope)
STATES M & U ranges on hagner leaves mainly Bavaria, other states incl. reprints etc. also Heligoland etc. also two multi franked covers for Slesvig & Wurttemberg & Schleswig. (229 + 2 covers) £40.00 £52.00
626    M
BAVARIA 1916-20 Second Free State perforated issue, ranges on leaves incl. at least one full M set + extras & FU set (excluding 40pf value only) also with extras, odd fault, from SG. 231A/249A. Also the IMPERFORATE issues M & FU incl. a complete FU set SG. 231B/249B. 1919 War Wounded surch. set M & FU, 1919 17th Dec opts. M & U both perf. & imperf. 1920 surch. M & U incl. blocks etc. from SG. 250/256. Useful lot. Cat. £890 (185) £120.00 N/S
627    M
BAVARIA 1849-1920 specialised M & U collection expertly written up to exhibition standard in two display binders + three stock books. Starting from 1849 the first issue with shades & printing information well identified, the issues continue in much detail with shades, varieties & postmark interest, Arms types in depth through to 1920. The new definitive set, various issues incl. marginals & varieties & extensive Officials & Postage Dues. The three stock books contain a heavily duplicated range of issues from 1870 Arms to 1920's, all well documented. Apart from further study they could be spit into numerous smaller collections with re-sale possibilities. The early issues in the collection have the usual varied condition which is taken into consideration together with the duplication. ST.Cat. €34,759 (broken down the main written up collection @ €14,378 & stock books @ €20,581) (approx. 9700) £1500.00 N/S
628   Used (on letter or envelope)
BAVARIA 1904-20 Collection of PPC's, covers, mostly postally used, all well displayed & documented in S.B album, the postcards show many interesting scenes with building incl. Railway Stn, Bavarian Royalty, good Berchtesgaden scenes, castles & town squares with trams + more. Good covers incl. 1920 item franked with 1-5rm high values, registered Nonnenhorn (provisional hand written label), also censored items & other cards with Military interest. Nice lot, well worth inspection. (52) £45.00 £46.00
629   Used (on letter or envelope)
BAVARIA 1915-19 range of 23 covers or cards with single or double frankings & a variety of Feldpost c.d.s. & military cachets. (23) £45.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
BAVARIA 1918 four registered philatelic covers bearing 1914-20 issue 3m, 5m, 10m & 20m high values, each tied 'Munchen I.B.P. Feb 18' double ring cancels, addressed to Stuttgart. Stamps have a little foxing around edges. (Stamps alone Cat. £128) £50.00 £40.00
WURTTEMBURG 1859-62 P.13½ thin paper 18k blue FU, SG. 44. Cat. £1400 £300.00 N/S
  • Germany
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 double card commemorating the Four Power Conference in Munich published O Struck Berlin - Lichterfeld, cacheted + special cancellation, same month. Colourful card commemorating German - Poland football match posted Chemnitz & 1938 'Key to he World' exhibition card with special cancel. (3) £60.00 £76.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939 range of colourful advertising & propaganda cards. Berlin Motor Show attractive item, two impressive Hitler 50th Birthday cards, Gardening Show Stuttgart, Hoffman Agricultural Exhibition, Leipzig, item with exhibition cancel. A larger card issued for the German Colonial Exhibition, Dresden franked with 6 + 19pf National Labour Day issue - unusual card which we have not seen before. (6) £70.00 £76.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1832-1860 selection of four stampless EL's. Marks incl. ALLEMAGNE P GIVET, PRUSSES 2 PAR FORBACH, 1839 prepaid LAHE*GB* to France & 1860 FRANFURT registered. (4) £50.00 N/S
635   Used (on letter or envelope)
1856-1952 selection of cards & covers with 1836 FRANKFURT registered, 1875 10 & 20pf Arms on EL to Bordeaux, 1894 50pf on registered from BRESLAU, 1952 tatty envelope but stamps intact, to USA franked 30pf Rontgen, Pestalozzi & Berlin 1951 Stamp Day pair. £70.00 N/S
636    M
1872-1932 good M & U collection in large stock book, lots of material with blocks, sheetlets, marginals with HAN Nos + more, from 1872 small & large shields with extras to 5gr + 7k (Gulden currency) FU - some M examples. Large shield with duplicates - good for pmk interest, more 19th century to Germania in depth to high vals with the various printings, some nice blocks of four later issues through inflation, Airs, commems, marginal strips with inscriptions HAN Nos, some charity issues, good range of officials, must be seen to be appreciated. (2150) ST.Cat. 10,500€ £500.00 £400.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1880-90's Town private postal stationary cards - interesting group of used/unused items with strength in the Berlin area, examples of Berlin Packetfahrt, Berliner Private Post, Neve Berliner Omnibus, Hansa, single reply cards, some unused covers opt 'Ungultig' (withdrawn). Items from other towns with 'Munchen Courier' Harmonia, Magdeburg Courier, Frankfurter Privat-Briefverkehr, Hier. An interesting area with historic commercial usage etc. (34) £100.00 £80.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1885-1942 miscellaneous group of cards & covers with items from Cameroons, South West Africa & a much travelled cover trying to trace a German soldier finally reported to be in France. (13) £140.00 £110.00
639   Used (on letter or envelope)
1893 registered & insured envelope to France for 134 marks, converted as 168fr, weighing 27½gr, franked 20pf & 50pf & tied by OTTLOTSCHIN date stamp. £50.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1894 printed card to Paris franked 10pf arms, tied by BONN c.d.s. bearing a multitude of conflicting marks. Originally taxed & 10c + 15c black postage dues affixed, then refused in m/s. Another attempt & 10c + 15c brown postage dues affixed, followed by boxed REFUSE. Finally red m/s 'Advise and sufficiently franked' & both 'Refuse' & 'T' cancelled in red. £50.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1898 Attractive private postal stationary greetings card featuring Bismarck speaking at the Reichstag MI.PP 9E/3 - unused, 1901 combined Royalty & Postal Anniv private postal stationary card MI.PP 13C3 - unused, two finely produced historical items. (2) £40.00 £42.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1898 money envelope to Paris for 7800mk (9750fr) franked seven 50pf + 5pf & 10pf arms, tied by BERLIN c.d.s. Exhibition piece. £50.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1900 5pf Centenary private postal stationary card MI.PP 19E/10 depicting Prince Heinrich of Prussia against a Naval Fleet Backdrop, card sent from Kiel to Dresden (with arrival c.d.s), rarely seen card. (1) £100.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1900 Scarce private postal stationary advertising card with 2pf Reichpost Germania inset MI.PP 11G1/01 features two colour adverts for businesses in Berlin e.g. Victoria Cafe, F.V Grunfield - weaving mill card unused, 1907 private postal stationary card advertising Senf of Leipzig - new stamp catalogue MI.PP 41B/6 - unused. (2) £50.00 £44.00
645   Used (on letter or envelope)
1901 Parcel card from Barmen to Bordeaux via Metz, Alsace, franked 80pf Mi 62EF. 1913 Cat. 120€ (2004) parcel card from Sehrimm to Interlaken, Switzerland express, franked 60pf x 2 Mi 92Ia M.E.F Cat. 340€ (2004) Various cachets, express receipt, Basel transit. Two interesting postal items. (2) £45.00 N/S
1902 High values 1m carmine red Mi 78AB marginal (11+ marginal marking) M Cat. 800€ & 3M black-violet Mi 80Aa M Cat. 300€ each with Jaschke (2000) Cert. Cat. 1100€ (2) £250.00 £200.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1908-12 Private postal stationary cards, 1908 100th Anniversary of the Constitution in Nurttemberg 10pf Germania card illustrated with 18thC stamps MI.PP 32/C1 postally used, 1909 Postcard Exhibition, Darmstadt - Exhibition building on front of card MI.PP 27C 79/01 postally used, 1912 100th Anniversary of the Alfred Krupp Firm MI.PP 27C/140-01 M condition, (3 good cards) £60.00 £52.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1911 Wurttemberg Royalty - Silver Wedding Celebration & Flower Show private 5pf postal stationary cards (2) MI.PP 27C/105 both unused/postally used + matching card with 5pf Germania adhesive C.T.O. Three cards with 3, 5, 10pf val insets for the same Jubilee celebrations MI.OO 23C/01, 32C/6 both C.T.O + 27C/103 unused. Hard to find cards which would make for an excellent display. (6) £80.00 £72.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1913 25th Anniv of the Kaiser's Reign, nice group of illustrated postal stationary cards - all unused, 3, 5, 10pf Germania inset postcards MI.PP23c/27c/32c + six postal stationary env. with 3pf-30pf Germania vals - complete with the promotional folder issued by Ferdredwitz Verlag Stuttgart, rarely seen! (10) £40.00 £42.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1913 Pair of 5pf private postal stationary cards commemorating Kaiser Wilhelm II 25th Jubilee Anniv 1888-1913, both cards same design front, one blank back MI.PP 27/6155, other with view of Ravensburg MI.PP 27 209/044 C.T.O - two very attractive Military orientated designs. (2) £50.00 £44.00
651   Used (on letter or envelope)
1913 Private postal stationary card issued for Kaiser Wilhelm II's Jubilee Anniv. 1888-1913 MI.PP 23C/01 - unused + type 02 C.T.O + 1914 Graphic Arts Exhibition, Leipzig official card No.5 MI.PP 27C 217/02 unused, some writing on the back, small bottom L.H corner crease - not noticeable from front. (3 collectable items) £60.00 £44.00
652   Used (on letter or envelope)
1917 Parcel card from Edle Krone (BZ. Dresden) to Constantinopel-Pera, Turkey, franked 20pf Germania Mi 87IIG + on reverse block of four 50pf MI.941IIy expertised Muller. Card has various cachets incl. customs in violet. ST.Cat. 800€ (Mi 2004) £50.00 N/S
653    UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1919 'War Damage Assistance' 10 + 5pf opt. on 10pf Germania Mi 105A, full sheet of 100 UM with Han No. 2458/19, expertised Infla-Berlin. Good fresh sheet, odd small tear RHS margin, hardly detracts. ST Cat. 1875€ (100) £150.00 N/S
1920 1¼m Germania bottom marginal example printed on fiscal paper UM, Mi 151Y. Cat. 1800€ with Infla Peschl Certificate. (1) £250.00 £250.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1920 PPC from Horn (Lippe) to Berlin franked vertical pair 15pf Mi 101c. Mef Cat. 220€ Expertised. (1) £35.00 N/S
656   Used (on letter or envelope)
CIGARETTE/PHOTO ALBUMS - album entitled Deutsche Heimat produced in Dresden with Seit 1890 on cover, contains 240 cards with views from many parts of Germany, style of cover indicates later printing perhaps 1920's, very clean inside cover - odd edge creases. 1932 'Handbuch des Sports' book - highly details book on many sports in Altona, over 100 cards with sports information, good condition apart from slight foxing on inner cover, 1957 album 'Das Land Bayern' with 88 coloured cards much information + maps etc. Nice lot worth inspection. (3 albums) £50.00 £50.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1921 cover registered Osterwieck to Hamburg, franked 5pf Mi 85IIA + 35pf Mi 103C(5) scarce shade, expertised Infla-Berlin. Very hard to find on cover particularly in multiples. Cat. 740+€ (1) £85.00 N/S
1921 Germania issue 3m on 1¼m variety right opt. denomination 3 degrees lower Mi 155 II/IV, FU with 'Bamberg 2/13/DEZ/21' c.d.s. with H Winkler Cert (2000). Cat. 1500€ (1) £180.00 £160.00
659    UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1921 Germania/Numeral issue se-tenant/tete-beche values in full or part sheets UM, values Mi MHB 1/9, with MHB 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9, all third or full sheet MHB 2. Full sheet split in two MHB 4 half + third sheet. Nicely displayed showing margins with Han Nos printers markings. Lovely specialist lot. Cat. approx. 1460€ (750) £350.00 N/S
660   Used (on letter or envelope)
1921-26 Selection of scarce private postal stationary cards - all illustrated & commemorating philatelic events/exhibitions from 1921 Berlin '22' Frankfurt & Hannover, '24' Speyer, '25' Hamburg (2), '26' Dortmund MI.PP Nos in order of issue, PP 51CZ, 61C3/04, 61C4/01, 81C1 (no inset), 81C8/05, 77C2/021, 90C2. The range of cards incl. unused (2) C.T.O (1) & postally used with special cancels. Worth viewing as there items rarely turn up. (7) £140.00 £125.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
(SILESIA) 1922 registered mourning envelope to Paris franked block of four 1 mark Government Commission, cancelled OPPELN, with further 2mk on reverse. Very fine. £50.00 N/S
662   Used (on letter or envelope)
1922 75pf private postal stationary card commemorating a religious celebration in the Church of Wittenberg, MI.PP 39C2/01 C.T.O with church slogan pmk, 1923 double val 20m, 100m private postal stationary card for the 13th German Tower Festival, Munich, MI.PP 72 unused. Seldom seen items. (2) £60.00 N/S
663    UM
1922 Coil strips of 11 stamps, Workers & Posthorn issues. A fine UM range from 80pf Mi 186R with others through to Mi 245R incl. 191 with underprint on top, signed Infla Berlin, 207 Cat. 140€, 208 (2) one with 10 stamps + 4 leader blanks, 30m Mi 231A (expertised) + B with leader blank. Also sheet of 100 2m Mi 224A, printed continuous for coils with No 612 inverted in side margins. Cat. 760€ (19 strips + sheet) £100.00 N/S
664   Used (on letter or envelope)
1922 Paketkarte without coupon for 6kg, from Sindelfingen to Berlin, 8.7.22, franked 3 mks, Mi 96bIIb x6 Cat. 180€, M.I.F expertised. Attractive block - late usage + on reverse 2m Mi 191. 1922 Multi-franked cover from Lindenberg Algau to Zurich with 40pf x 14 Mi 163 on front, 40pf (1) + 25pf x 20 Mi 161 on reverse. Two attractive postal history items. (2) £35.00 N/S
665   Used (on letter or envelope)
1922 Postal Exhibition Berlin private postal stationary cards with same design front inscr. 'Postwertzeichen - Ausstlellung zu Berlin 1922' 1.50m, 3m, 100m insets MI.PP 54C1/01/2, 63C1/02 + card without inset val, two items unused, two C.T.O with exhibition cancel. (4) £60.00 N/S
666    UM
1922-1923 Coil stamps. 1922 3m Mi 225, 1923 100m, 200m, 300m Mi 268B, 269 & 270, each in sealed rolls of 500 with labels, tied as originally sent out from printer. Very scarce. Stamps Cat. 1227€ + premium (4 rolls - 2000 stamps) £200.00 N/S
667    UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1922-23 Airmail issues 25pf - 3m Mi 210/217B values UM in complete sheets of 100 + 1923 5m - 200m Mi 263/7 UM in complete sheets of 100 + extra 100m sheet, larger design folded. Total Cat. as stamps 1610€ + premium for Han Nos & advertising etc. £200.00 N/S
668   Used (on letter or envelope)
1922-23 group of postal stationary cards posted between 26.6.1922 & 20.7.1923, all with added stamps from 30pf Mi P140 (4) Mi 141 (17) Mi 146 (8) Mi 148 (8) Mi 149 (1) used commercially, some have file holes at the bottom as found with commercial items. An excellent range of added values with numeral & workers types, some could be the scarce wmk mesh types as they are in the time band. (39) £60.00 N/S
669   Used (on letter or envelope)
1922-23 Inflation period. A massive lot of inflation covers in packets, a display album & a section on display sheets, all in a carton. A very wide range of values on cover reflecting the change in the postal rates in the build up around 1922 to the highs of 1923. Many, many covers worth checking as some rates only lasted a short while. There is some useful information on the period enclosed plus a range of bank notes & Notgeld (50+). This lot is sure to give a collector a lot of pleasure sorting. (over 1000 items) £500.00 £760.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1923 commercial cover from Berlin to Kirschau (Bez. Dresden) franked 5000mk Mi 256 x 15 = 7st mks. Expertised Kurze & Muller 'C', Cat. Mef 'C' 1260€. Cover has centre fold - not detracting too much & still very scarce usage. (1) £100.00 N/S
671    UM
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1923 Inflation various values, each in full sheets of 100 housed in quality Lindner album. OPD types identified per Michel, by markings in the margins, varieties (field types) also noted, ranging from 250T on 200M Mi 292w to 10MRD on 100M Mi 327 AP. There are scarce varieties incl. Mi 332 AW, Frankfurt, AWA Munich, 334B Munich (2), Mi 336 BP Munich + more. 20 full sheets Cat. 5380€ + varieties. Good specialist lot. (2000) £400.00 N/S
672    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1923 Private postal stationary card PP.73A2/09 Bremen-Hamburg internal flight, uprated 25m, all tied with Bremen Luftpost cancel - classed as C.T.O. Also same postal stationary card Munich-Leipzig flight MI.PP 73A2/017 tied with appropriate Munich cancel + Leipzig 2 acceptance cachet. (2) £50.00 N/S
1924 Airmails 'Wooden Dove' design set UM, Mi 344X/350. Cat. €1500 (Mi 2008) (7) £350.00 N/S
674    UM
1924-27 Pictorial definitive high value set UM 1m (both printings) - 5m Mi 364X, Y/367. (5) £150.00 N/S
675    UM
1925 German Traffic Exhibition, Munich 5, 10pf values, both wmk types MI.370/1x, 370/1y UM + 10pf striking paper fold variety on bottom L. Marginal single UM, 1925 stamps commemorating Rheinland's 1000 yrs with Germany, 5pf/20pf MI 372/4. Two sets UM + in marginal blocks of four showing side/bottom markings - all UM, all nicely displayed on leaves from an impressive collection. (23) ST.Cat. 650EU. £200.00 N/S
676    UM
1926-27 Famous Germans definitive issue 3pf - 80pf, Mi 385/397, set of 13 UM. ST Cat. Mi 2008 1100€ £275.00 £240.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1927 4th Bundestag & 33rd Berlin Philatelic Day - five private 3pf or 5pf postal stationary cards MI.PP 97C2/3/5/6/8, two being unused, the rest postally U with slogan or event pmks - all fine condition, nice grouping. (5) £70.00 £56.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1927 Private 5pf postal stationary card Mi.PP 88C1 originally issued for the Rhon - Segelflug 1925 Glider Flight, which is shown on the front of the card - postally used from Frankfurt (main) with Alteste Deutsche Messe cancel, scarce card - only 10,000 produced. (1) £50.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1927 Private postal stationary cards - Chemintz Stamp Exhibition in The State Museum 3pf Goethe card MI.PP 97/C1 C.T.O 1000th Anniv of the Founding of Nordhausen 5pf Schiller inset card MI.PP 101/02 - unused, 100th Year of postal Delivery Service in Berlin - colourful card depicting 19thC Postman MI.PP 104 C.T.O. Attractive cards (3) £70.00 £62.00
680   Used (on letter or envelope)
1927-38 three large format illustrated telegrams, all sent with messages inside. 1927 item with old style engraving design showing horsemen & large carriage. 1933 IIIrd Reich propaganda telegram with imposing Eagle over Swastika flags & 1938 item with a more children oriented design. All in good condition. (3) £85.00 £86.00
681    Used
1928 2m Zeppelin with variety two blue lines forming 'V' shape above the airship, VFU example, Mi 423y. £50.00 N/S
682   Used (on letter or envelope)
1930-32 Selection of scarce private postal stationary cards - all relating to philatelic events from 1930 Stamp Day, Ultenburg, Thur. Mi.PP 106C2 used, Stamp Exhibition, Berlin PP. 117C2/02 C.T.O, 1931 Stamp Exhibition, Hamburg PP. 116C1 - both unused & used, Slogan Show, Plaven PP. 106C9 unused, 1932 Stamp Bourse, Leipzig PP. 106D1/01 C.T.O. Stamp Collectors Day, Heidleburg PP. 111C3/02 used with fancy cancel. Lovely lot with some memorable designs. (7) £150.00 £130.00
1931 Air Graf Zeppelin Polar flight 2rm opt. 'Polar Fahrt 1931' missing hyphen variety M, Mi 457I. Cat. €700 (1) £180.00 £140.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Private postal stationary cards commemorating 'The Luftpost Mophila' exhibition/event - Hamburg MI.PP 93C1/01 unused, variety Type 1-02 postally used with Mophila cancel & red 'Karlsruhe' acceptance cachet, attractive cards. (2) £70.00 £64.00
1932 German Emergency & Charity issue depicting castles & keeps set UM, Mi 474/8. Cat. €180 (Mi 2008) £50.00 £72.00
686    UM
1932 New design definitives 'Hindenburg Head' 4pf-50pf, Mi 467/73 set UM. Cat. €160 (7) £40.00 £62.00
687    Literature
1932-1936 two large cigarette books complete with cards installed celebrating the 1932 Olympic Games in Los Angeles, USA. Also pair of similar books celebrating the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin. Fascinating books with many wonderful photo cards - many in colour. Information on the games in much detail. All in good condition. (4) £100.00 £105.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 full set of The Wagner's Operas issue Mi 499/507A plus Hindenburg 1pf on cover, registered Forst (Lausitz) 1 to Rotterdam. ST Cat. on cover €610 (1) £200.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Nazi Party Rally Nurnberg - pair of rally cards produced by Franz Eher + an unofficial card PUBL: Wilhelm Serz, all in Muncih. Cards are postally used with the rally slogan pmk generally good appearance, one Eher card has corner creases but overall attractive group which is over 75 yrs old. (3) £70.00 £105.00
690    UM
1933 New issue of the Hindenburg Head definitives wmk mesh, 3pf-100pf MI.482/495 set UM + 8pf MI.485 block of four with open 'D' variety MI.485I UM, Cat. 200€. (18 stamps, total Cat. €1300) £275.00 N/S
691    UM
1933 Opening Session of The New Reichstag 6pf-25pf Mi 479/81 set (8) UM plus block of four incl. label 'Buy the commemorative postcard also', taken from a booklet pane, UM. ST Cat. €340 (6 + label) £80.00 £60.00
692   Used on piece or front
1933 Welfare Fund (Wagner's Operas) 8pf + 4pf se-tenant combinations with 'x' labels MI.W52, W53, W54 - all FU on piece with 'Buchenbronn 30.6.34' c.d.s's. Cat. MI. 370€ £60.00 N/S
693   Used (on letter or envelope)
1933-35 Group of private postal stationary cards - all relating to philatelic exhibitions throughout Germany from 1933 Markposta, Berlin MI.PP 106C15/01 (3pf Ebert inset uprated) used, Dresden Stamp Show PP. 122C1/01 C.T.O, 1935 event cards for Hannover, Beposta, Berlin, Mupa, Munchen (2) one unused, one used with exhibition cancel, Hansaposta-Hamburg C.T.O. (7 very collectable items) £150.00 £120.00
694    UM
1933-36 Hindenburg Head definitive series wmk Swastika 1pf-100pf. A fine specialist study on four display sheets, two sets MI.512/528, one being marginals showing Rotary/Cylinder printings + other examples with varieties e.g. open 'D' reversed wmk, 6pf imperf, marginals with Han No's - all UM. (47) ST.Cat. €1200 £275.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 Hoffman - Munich card (corner crease) commemorating 'Labour Day' 1st May, postally used with Berlin - Charlottenburg slogan cancel, complete with the matching medal (Tinnie) which is in nice condition except for missing pin. Very scarce combination. (1card, 1 medal) £100.00 £100.00
696    Literature
1934 large hardback (textured book) approx. 9½""x12½"" titled 'Deutschland Erwacht', produced by the NSDAP illustrating the development of the Nazi Party. Contains many scarce photo/cig cards with Nazi personalities incl. Ernst Roehm which would later be removed or defaced after 'The Night of the Long Knives'. The book is a scarce, early copy complete. Some damage to the binder but still very collectable. (1) £60.00 £62.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934-41 private postal stationary advertising cards - 1934 4pf Hindenburg card advertising Fritz Paeplow (architect) MI.PP 122B/14 C.T.O Brun Hotel promotional c.d.s, three cards promoting Albert Klickow (philately dealer) with MI.PP 122B15/08 C.T.O with 'Der Ewige Jude' anti semetic pmk, 1940 Anniv of 1st postage stamps 122B15/015 - unused, 1941 use of 1923 card PP.66/C1 uprated from view. Hard to find items (4) £80.00 £70.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Commemorating the 1935 Nazi Party Rally, Nurnberg, card No.448 PUBL: Hoffman, Munchen used with the event slogan cancel. (1) £50.00 £72.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Nazi Party Rally card PUBL: Hoffman, Munchen No.45, postally used with the rally slogan cancel, scarce card. (1) £50.00 £96.00
700    Unused
1935 Ostropa M/Sheet Mi Block 3 unused. Cat. €1100 (1) £250.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 6-7th June commemorating 'The Day of the SA Gruppe Nordsee in Bremen,' rare propaganda card postally used from Verden (Aller) to Hannover, generally good condition with slight crease at top, not distracting. (1) £50.00 £76.00
702   Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 7th Jan 'Day of The Postage Stamp' private 3pf postal stationery card, Mi PP 122 C/06 examples unused (1), postally used with special cancel (2) + later usage June 36 with scarce S A Gruppe Nordsee in Bremen double slogan cancel. (4) £55.00 N/S
703   Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 Leipzig, a group of 3pf private postal stationery cards commemorating the 25th Anniversary (1911-1936) of the Leipzig Association of Postage Stamp Dealers, Mi PP122 C 21/01, 02, 03 with unused (1). Others with the associated special cancellation. An attractive & pristine group. (5) £75.00 N/S
704   Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 NSDAP Party Rally Nurnberg two propaganda cards published by Franz Eher, Munchen. Both postally used showing the slogan rally cancel, stamp missing from one card. (2) £30.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 Nuremberg Rally coloured propaganda postcard Hoffman, Munich No.36/9 used with event stamp & slogan cancel, very good condition - rarely seen. (1) £100.00 £125.00
706   Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 Philatelic events private postal stationary cards (Hindenburg Medallion inset) all issues between Jan-Oct 1936 from Stamp Day, Aschaffenburg Stamp Exhibition, Düsseldorf 3.5pf cards C.T.O: 1st Berliner Luftpost Document Show, Werbeschau unused card (has centre crease + stain near val & valued appropriately) ditto card C.T.O Thuposta, Thuringen - unused MI.PP Nos in order - 122C19/03, 122C26, 122C12, 122C29 (2), 122C28/02. All attractive designs in sepia. (6) £150.00 N/S
707    UM
1936-37 IIIrd Reich M/Sheets Mi Block 4/11 M (5, 6, 8 & 9 being UM). Cat. €904 (9) £150.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
Circa 1936-40 fine group of military PPC's all showing personnel with horses. Cards sponsored & produced for the Wehrmacht, SS & SA. A wide range of scenes with training, parades, 'in action' + more. Added bonus, Hoffman card depicting Hermann Goring on horseback. Some cards have feldpost usage. (19) £80.00 £76.00
709   Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 3pf private postal stationery cards Mi PP 122 - 30/2 commemorating The Philatelic Congress in Luxembourg. One card unused, two with additional values postally used with Leipzig & Stuttgart special cancels. Last card from Frankfurt (Main) with 'Werbe - Aussellung commemorative cancel, Mi PP 122C 31/02 (different script). (4) £65.00 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 Anti-Semitic postal stationery 'The Eternal Jew' Exhibition, Munich 5pf airmail card unused + with exhibition postmark, Mi PP 142 C/18, plus similar card with 6pf Hindenburg inset Mi PP 127(31) unused. (3) £90.00 £82.00
711   Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 Assortment of Hindenburg Medallion type illustrated private postal stationary cards commemorating the 6th Silesian Stamp Exhibition, Breslav MI.PP 122C33 C.T.O, Day of the Stamp Aschaffenburg MI.PP 122C-37 postally used, Kassel Postage Stamp Exhibition MI.PP 122C11/01 + 11/2 both C.T.O, Landestchau Pommern Kraft Durch Freude N.S sponsored card of March C.T.O later with Hamburg Gardening Exhibition cancel. Very collectable items. (5) £120.00 N/S
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1937 Brown Ribbon of Germany M/Sheet Mi Block 10 FU on cover, registered Bernburg sent to Lobejun - Konnern (Saale). Very scarce on cover. Cat. 700€ (1) £160.00 N/S
713   Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 Chemnitz Colonial Postal Exhibition. Two private postal stationery cards, Bender PP 122, each postally used, one with additional stamp. Both items with fancy exhibition cancel + two promotional cards - same design as above in green. Both postally used with the Exhibition cancel. Attractive group. (4) £85.00 N/S
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1937 Propaganda card honouring the fallen of 9 Nov 1923 design, Hans Friedmann, produces Hoffman, Munchen. The eternal Jew, Munich pmk on reverse. (1) £45.00 £52.00
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1937 Propaganda card honouring the fallen of 9 Nov 1923 during the Hitler Putsch PUBL: H.Hunsinger, Nurnberg, designed by Gustav Goetscherl on reverse six values from the 'Ships' winter relief issue, tied with various fancy cancels. (1) £50.00 £52.00
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1937-40 Commemorative & propaganda cards ranging from 1937 Day of German Art, Munich - official feldpost item, cards commemorating street fund raising in Bavaria, Gav Day, Saxony PUBL: R. Adam, Leipzig, 1939 1st Great German Building Trade Day, Vienna, 1940 card commemorating 1st Anniversary of Day of Freedom for the Gau of Warthland. Attractive group containing some scarce cards. (5) £50.00 N/S
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1937-41 mixed range of covers, cards & ephemera. 1937 cards commemorating the 700th Anniversary of the city of Berlin & Wintershilfswerk fund raising in the Gau of Bavaria, 1937 Dessau Theatre program, two items incl. Hitler portrait card from the Occupation of Czechoslovakia, Feldpost cover from Swinemund - undated official cover to the head of Litzmanstadt ghetto, an Anti British propaganda card + more. £50.00 £82.00
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1938 Breslau commemorating the German Gymnastic & Sports Festival, two commem cards, one coloured the other a Hoffman card, both were posted & show different festival cancellations. (2) £35.00 £62.00
719   Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 Four Power Conference, Munich, an eye-catching double card with Munich 1923-38 'Where it all Began' pmks. A card for the same meeting published by TH. Konig - a bit worn at corners & stamp missing but interesting message in English. 1938 card featuring Hitler & Mussolini issued in Italy. Souvenir franking with Firenze, Napoli & Rome Fuhrer-Duce slogan cancels. 1941 Later meeting card with Hitler - Mussolini stamp tied with friendship cancel. (4) £50.00 N/S
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1938 group of propaganda cards connected with the Austrian Plebiscite, some cards feature Hitler & have Austrian or the German Plebiscite issues with Hitler's birthday & 'Hitler visits Wien' cachets & cancels. The group contains two scarce Hitler cards, one being an impressive coloured portrait with R.V.H 1816 on reverse. (5) £80.00 £105.00
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1938 NSDAP Gautag 10 years of the Gau, East Prussia 6pf private postal stationary card Mi PP127c39 unused, very scarce card. (1) £65.00 £86.00
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1938 Nuremberg Nazi Party Rally card by Hoffman of Munich No.38/1 franked 6+19pf rally stamp with special cancellation. (1) £65.00 £66.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 Rare German Hitler 'The Liberator & Unifier of German Peoples' Austria Union postcard in colour, published by Leopold Stocker, Graz - unused & in very good condition. (1) £80.00 £86.00
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1939 10th Anniversary of Gau, East Prussia pair of private 6pf postal stationery cards Mi PP127 E4/E5, each with Konigsberg commemorative cancels - rarely seen cards. (2) £50.00 £37.00
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1939 Frankfurt, commemorating 'The 2nd German Government Officials Day' Philatelic franking with the matching pmk, a card that is new to us. (1) £40.00 £38.00
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1939 Gautag AM Westwall Kaiserlauten propaganda postcard postally used with the event cancellation, scarce. (1) £50.00 £52.00
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1939 Propaganda card commemorating 'The Gathering of the National Socialist Veterans League,' with registrations form on reverse, PUBL: Kunstanstalt W. Mehnert, Munich. (1) £50.00 £54.00
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1939 Propaganda postcard by RG Honig, Berlin commemorating Hitler's achievements during his six years in power, Hitler's 50th Birthday, Anniversary cards by Hoffman & O.Struck, Berlin, the latter promoted by the protectorate of Bohemia & Moravia. Hitler portrait card with a Brunn 51st Birthday cancel. Four interesting items from the Nazi era. (4) £70.00 £62.00
729    UM
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1939-45 balance of a consignment, a most interesting assortment of stamp & covers which could prove to be rewarding. Stamps range from 1942 French Volunteer Legion set Mi VI/X UM with labels, 1944 Rhodes Provisional opt. Weihnachten/1944 Mi Type 1 - signed, 1944 Inselpost opts. for Agramer Mi 110 two type M, one FU on piece with Feldpost cancel. 1945 'Hela' U Boat provisional Mi 13 ribbed paper unused (slightly grubby & sold as is), 1939 Invasion of Poland cover franked Polish stamps with German Feldpost cancels dated 31.10.39, 1942 card produced by the Naval Picture Service showing the sinking of the English battleship HMS Barham, two Luftwaffe promotional cards showing searchlights, portrait card of General Guderian & 1945 Soldiers death card. Lots of potential as the stamps could prove to be high catalogue value & the covers need more research. (10 stamps +6 covers/cards) £100.00 £160.00
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1940 Hoffman KL 7 Gottfried Klein Der Wehrmacht Panzer propaganda card with Wien fancy cancel + card No.8 anti-air craft design - unused. Two scarce cards in good condition apart from a couple of faint spots. (2) £100.00 £120.00
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1940's IIIrd Reich period - Aviation orientated propaganda postcards with two N.S.F.K (Flying Corps) items, one featuring the image of a pilot, the other a 'Learn to Fly' card, a little creased at the bottom. These were printed on rather thin card. Group photo card of top Luftwaffe Personnel Generaloberst Udet together with Obersts Galland & Molders. Fine portrait card of Oberleutnant Hans-Joachim Marseille (1919-42) Knights Cross with swords & diamonds, a top pilot of WWII. (4) £45.00 £36.00
732   Used (on letter or envelope)
Circa 1940 IIIrd Reich NS Reichs Kriegerbund Flag Bearer illustrated postcard, unused, date of issue ?, very scarce card from all account. (1) £35.00 £30.00
733   Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 (circa) pair of marine memorial postcards by Munzer of Dusseldorf produced for the Deutscher Marine Bund No IV,V fine condition, we have not seen these cards before. (2) £35.00 £36.00
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1941 12th Jan German Stamp Day inscr. 'Im Kampf Um Die Freiheit' card is multi-coloured, possibly hand done as hand books state it was produced in either sepia or black + SS promoted card commemorating 'Day of the German Police' postally used with Stuttgart slogan cancel, two eye catching cards. (2) £65.00 £66.00
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1941 Card commemorating the National Exhibition Koln (Cologne) 'Sea Travel is Necessary' striking naval design, slight scratch bottom left corner, hardly distracting. (1) £50.00 N/S
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1941 Card issued in 1939 commemorating the return of 'The Legion Condor' from Spain to Berlin used 1941 with Hitler Culture Fund stamp (Hitler & Mussolini) tied with fancy friendship cancel. Attractive card with small fault top left hand corner. 1939 card commemorating the exhibition in Graz 'The Freedom Fight of the Steiermark' this card has a strong Germanic design. Two good cards. (2) £45.00 £40.00
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1941 postcard from a series commemorating 'The 2nd War Winterhilfswerk Day of the Armed Forces' card sent through the post + a similar design card inscr. 'Das Flotten - Kriegsabzeichen' very thick card slightly trimmed at bottom. Status not known so 'as is' could be a pleasant surprise if checked. (2) £40.00 £76.00
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1941 Waffen SS Day of the German Police, three propaganda cards, two with stamps cancelled with Wien 'Police Day' pmks, the other with Wien c.d.s. All in very good condition. (3) £100.00 £195.00
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1941-3 Personal Standards/Flags propaganda cards promoted through the N.S.D.A.P Central Office, Munich. Designs by Gottfried Klein, four cards showing the personal standards of Adolf Hitler & the commander in chiefs of the army, navy & air force + the new German war flag. Five attractive cards, 3 unused, one with feldpost dumb cancel & cachet, the other with 'Hitler the Duce' issue with alliance cancellations. (5) £100.00 £125.00
740   Used (on letter or envelope)
Civilian Internment Mail 1941-42 pair of covers sent from France to Mr Alexander, No 792 British Interned Civilian Ilag VIII Tost, Germany. The covers each have a different style camp censor cachet. (2) £50.00 N/S
741   Used (on letter or envelope)
1942 cover to Kiel with Dienstelle/Feldpost Nr. 34679.B.Nr 2052 hand stamp, ex the Donan flotilla based in Odessa. The cover also bears boxed Feldpost mark & circular 'g' Feldpost mark. In April the flotilla was involved in convoy escort duty & between June 24 & 27 (date of cancel) was re-enforcing mine defences at Odessa. Also included is a postcard of the flotilla. German naval mail from Russia is scarce. (2) £70.00 N/S
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1943 6pf Hitler Head double p. s. card (bi-lingual) Mi P310 6/6, produced for Russian & Ukrainian workers in Germany. Sent to Kiev, Ukraine, reply part addressed, 'Frageteil' portion cancelled + OKW red roller cancel, green VII - factory section No. A scarce card postally used. (1) £50.00 £52.00
743   Used (on letter or envelope)
1944 Oranienburg Concentration Camp, two official censored camp letter sheets from inmates. One sent to Bromberg, the other from a Serbian prisoner to Belgrade showing Vienna transit censor cachet. (2) £70.00 £58.00
  • Germany - Occupations during WWII
744   Used (on letter or envelope)
Deutsches Dienstpost Ostland (Occupation of the Baltic regions), interesting group of covers/cards circa 1942-44 bearing variations Hitler vals opt 'Ostland' reg. censored items from Estonia & Latvia, many different pmks noticed incl. Schaulen, Tallin, Libau, Riga, Klogga-Eesti, Jelgava, Narwa, Reval, Mitau + more. Excellent range from a popular area of WWII. (21) £50.00 £62.00
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LATVIA 1941 Occupation 20 kop postal stationery cards of Russia obliterated & opt. 'Latvia 1941/1 VII, all unused. Type P1(1) & Type P2, three cards each with different slogans:- 1. 'Write correct, exact & legible address', 2. 'Write return address on every postal sending' & 3. 'Money may be sent by mail, telegraph & photo-telegraph'. Cat. MI 2005 168€ (4) £60.00 £45.00
  • Germany - West
746    UM
1949-2003 Substantial UM, M, FU collection in two stock books, running from the first issue the 1949 Opening of the W.German Parliament (pair) both M & FU, Stamp Cent (5) FU, many more better issues of the 50-60's with defins, commems, charities, some both M & FU. High degree of completeness with M/Sheets to 2003 with many attractive items, the second album also contains se-tenants, coils, booklets & bklt panes. Fine collection which with further development would be impressive. (2531, 44 m/s, 11 bklts, 117 se-tenants & coil stamps) £450.00 N/S
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1949-55 group of 37 covers, most with good German & Berlin mixed frankings incl. 1949 Parliament, National Museum, Agricultural Exhibition Furtwangler, various Relief Fund, Strauss & a few insured. All part of a correspondence to Munich. £100.00 £76.00
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1952 registered cover to Munich franked 5pf, 10pf (2) Posthorns, 5pf Mona Lisa + BERLIN 30pf Beethoven cancelled DUSSELDORF, 1953 cover to Munich franked IFRABA pair, tied by commemorative cancel, 1953 registered cover to Munich franked 30pf (2), Transport Conference + 20pf IFRABA & 2pf Berlin Tax cancelled Karlstruhe. (3) £50.00 N/S
  • Germany - Berlin
 Block of four
1949 surcharge set of four in corner or marginal blocks of four, stamps superb fresh UM, 1m with a few separated perfs. SG. B64/67. Cat. £1200++ (16) £300.00 N/S
1949 UPU set M (heavy hinge marks), SG. 354/60. Cat. £750 (7) £80.00 N/S
751   Used (on letter or envelope)
1956-59 official postal stationery cards design (inset) as 1956-63 defins. 8 & 10pf values. Comprehensive range incl. double cards, Mi 31, 33, 34, 35I/II, 36, 38, 39, 41A, 42 & 43 all unused. Cat. 425€ (11) £50.00 £50.00
  • Germany - Marienwerder
1920 on Germania 50pf black & purple on buff fresh fine M, SG. 17. £150.00 N/S
  • Germany - Post Offices in Morocco
1906 6p 25c on 5m lake & black, FU, SG.50. (1) Cat. £375 £80.00 N/S
  • Germany - Colonies
CAROLINE ISLANDS 1899 48 degree 50pf chocolate superb U signed on reverse, SG. 6, Mi 6. Cat. £1500 £400.00 N/S
755   Used (on letter or envelope)
GERMAN SOUTH WEST AFRICA 1904 'SS Darmstadt' Herero Campaign card with Kais Deutsche Marine - SCHIFTSPOST No 71 cancel, sent to Berlin, there is a nine day difference in the cancel & receiver, probably due to the card being posted on board the outward journey from Madeira & transferred to a homeward vessel. (1) £50.00 N/S
KIAOCHOW 1905 1½d violet black fresh M, well centred & very scarce, SG. 32. Cat. £1300 (1) £450.00 N/S
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