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Sale 151 - Germany
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Germany - States
751    M
 Used
GERMAN STATES COLLECTION housed in a Utile leather bound binder. M & U ranges from Baden incl. 1860-62 3k, 6k & 9k FU, 1862 P.10 1k, 3k, 6k, 9k (2) FU, 1862 3k. Bavaria range of Imperfs (mixed grades), 1911 Birthday Type I 1m, 2m & 3m, Type II incl. 1m, 2m, 3m, 1919 Peoples State to 10m FU, similar M to 20m, Imperf M to 20m, 1919 Free State set FU, 1919 Second Free State set M, 1920 3m, 5m, 10m & 20m FU, Hamburg local posts issue (6), Heligoland M & U range, N. German Confed, Prussia, Thurn Taxis, Wurttemberg, Alsace & Lorraine etc. Nice lot, viewing recommended. (700+) £200 to 300 £220.00
  • Germany
752
 M
 Used
1917-21 fine range of Germania combinations & booklet stamps with M, UM & Fu, all catalogued accordingly, ranging from Mi.55Aa x2 - M through to Mi.W14 - UM block of four. There is the booklet MH 12A 'O' Nr 10 exploded, each pane has one stamp - M. (25 combinations + 1 bklt), ST.Cat.1437€ £150 to 250 N/S
753
 M
 Used
19th Century private local posts circa 1880's-90's. A well displayed collection of M & FU stamps + a few covers with much information about the company's owners and stamp issues. There are 27 towns represented ranging from Apolda to Wuppertal with stronger ranges of Berlin, Frankfurt & Main, Hannover, Heidelberg, Koln & Strassburg. Some of the towns that issued a very small range of stamps are included, one item of note is M.1 3pf of Mannheim Stadt-Brief Verkehr FU with 6.3.94 - an early date stamp, scarce Frankfurt and Dusseldorf + others. There are three Munchen courier covers, a Hannover cover + a Bahmen-Elberfeld unused 3pf postal stationery card (short corner). An attractive lot. (325 + 5 covers) ST.Cat. £1800 approx. £400 to 500 N/S
754
Used (on letter or envelope)
POSTAL HISTORY collection of German cards & postcards with Military & Maritime interest particularly of the WWI period + other items - all well documented in a Senator album. Items range from an 1863 cover from the Marienber Monastery near Boppard, turn of the century Seepost card, many colourful postcards incl. early German Air Fleet items depicting Airships, Feldpost, P.O.W Mail incl. from Russian prisoners, some WWII items + other interesting subjects. (39 items) £120 to 150 £120.00
755   Used (on letter or envelope)
Third Reich - small group of ephemera with two cards featuring cut-out figures of motor storm riders & NSDAP marchers - both cards have advertising on the reverse by W. Seitz Bald-Apotheke, Munchen. Also a large colourful card showing the Stassburger Minster in Vienna with Nazi Eagle in the background, plus 6 used stamps from the period. (3) £50 to 65 N/S
756
Used (on letter or envelope)
Third Reich scarce coloured Hitler portrait card, publ. F. A. Ackermans, Munich, probably part of a set issued known as a 'Bild' series. (1) £35 to 45 £36.00
757
 M
 Used
1872-1956 well described M & U collection in four spring back albums with strength in the area 1872-1920's and the Third Reich, from 1872 small shield - all vals to 5c FU, similar large shield with shades. Further issues in depth FU with shades worth checking. Germania with various printings incl. high values, 1919 National Assembly 10pf marginal block of 12 with '1019' date variety. Various defins with Plate type, Inflation, 1926 Airs FU (Cat. £180), 1926 Welfare Fund set FU (Cat. £180). Comprehensive Third Reich with many issues - both M & FU. There are M/Sheets incl. 1936 Olympic pair M, various Hitler M/Sheets, 1937 Brown Ribbon SG.MS.637A cancelled with fancy pmk (Cat. £160), 1939 International Motor Show opt set, SG.683/5 FU on registered cover, 1939 Danzig opt set UM (Cat. £250), more good items to 1945 12th Anniv of Third Reich SG.897/8 marginal pair UM (Cat. £110). The fourth album contains an all period range of Officials + early post-war Allied Occupation zones with good French zone incl. Wurttemberg 1949 Red Cross M/Sheet unused - Cat. £170). (2238) £450 to 550 £540.00
758
 M
 Used
THREE VOLUME COLLECTION covering the German area with German States, a useful collection, Germany 1872-1945 incl. better Third Reich highlights incl. 1926 Air set FU (Cat. £180), 1928 Zeppelin set M (Cat. £130), 1928 Welfare Fund set M (Cat. £85), 1930 S. America Zeppelin 4m FU (Cat. £475), various se-tenants, 1933 Wagner set FU (Cat. £400), another set M (40pf - no gum), 1935 Railway set UM (Cat. £150), 1935 Welfare Fund set FU (Cat. £75), range of M/Sheets, 1939 Motor Show set UM (Cat. £120), 1939 Nurburgring set on cover (Cat. £110 - as FU), 1939 Postal Employees set FU (Cat. £46), 1945 S.S Troopers set in UM part sheets of 50 (sets) approx 5 or 6 stamps in each block have gum faults, RPS Certs Accompany. (Cat. £2750), Allied Zones are covered, Allenstein, Belgian Occ. 1919 optd at Marines set (Cat. £200), Berlin incl. better sets 1949 Olympics VFU (Cat. £700), 1949 Defin set M (Cat. £1000), 1949 Goethe set M (Cat. £400), 1951 Bell set VFU (Cat. £225), Memel, Occ. of Ukraine, Saar & Danzig, Schleswig etc. A very useful lot with many better items, needs careful viewing to appreciate. £550 to 700 £1100.00
759
Used (on letter or envelope)
1899-1935 group of mainly private postal stationery cards commemorating Philatelic Exhibitions ranging from an 1899 colourful card promoting the 11th German Stamp Day & Exhibition, Dresden, other cards for events in Nurnberg, Hannover, Munchen 1924, Berlin - four scarce cards + more incl. 1922 3m Exhibition postal stationery cover with full set of the Munich Exhibition Mi.199-204 added, tied with the exhibition cancel. (11) £40 to 65 £42.00
760
 M
1902 Germania issue 2pf - 80pf, fine M, Mi.68/77. (10) Cat. 550€ £50 to 65 £50.00
761
 M
 Used
1911 Germania 5pf with H. Guhler, Treptow, Berlin se-tenant advert Mi.W22 FU + Bavaria 1912-13 5pf Prince Leopold + Stift Krawatten se-tenant label (perf faults) Mi.5511 - M (Cat. 420€ for UM, pair Cat. approx 600€) £50 to 70 £50.00
762
 M
 Used
1912 Germany combinations from booklet panes 'X' label + 10pf M, Mi.W4B (Cat. 420€), 5pf + 10pf both M & FU, Mi.W71 & Mi.W72. Five scarce items (5 combinations) Cat. 730€ £100 to 120 N/S
763
Used (on letter or envelope)
1914-18 quality collection of Red Cross promotional cards, both unused & postally used, many attractive designs featuring German Nobility, members of the Armed Forces with well-known personalities, nursing scenes, many designs featuring soldiers during WWI. Several issued by Bavarian Red Cross, societies for exhibitions & fund raising. There are illustrated feldpost cards + much more. A superb collection, viewing advised for full appreciation. (127 cards) £350 to 500 £520.00
764
 M
 Used
1916-17 Germania combinations with vertical pairs of 5pf + 10pf with Mi.541AB (2) M, Mi.52=42aa shade - 3 items (Cat. 192€), other combinations all M (Cat. 270€) and a section of Coil stamps, both M & FU. (17 combinations) ST.Cat. 604€ £70 to 85 N/S
765
 UM
 M
1916-18 Germania vertical & horizontal combinations with 2½, 7½pf values Mi.11a, 11b, 12a, 12b, 13a, 13b, 14a, 14b - all M, Mi.W6a x2, W9aa + W12aa - all M (13 combinations), plus the 1920 Germania booklet Mi.M413a exploded with interleaves & UM panes. Cat. 995€ £100 to 150 N/S
766
 M
 Used
WWI OCCUPATIONS 1916-18 excellent collection (M & U + a few covers) well written up with some specialisation in four albums, covering a wide area with Belgian Forces in the Rhineland + Eupen & Malmedy - very comprehensive incl. UM blocks (Cat. £1100+). Poland with mourning labels, Allenstein in depth with shade varieties, Marienwerder with paper variations + some nice imprinted marginals, Upper Silesia - worth further inspection incl. SG.18 FU on piece (Cat. £140). 1921 Opt set SG.36/46 M (Cat. £180), issues from Slesvig, Belgium. Eastern area with two message post stamps of the 10th Army, Occupation of Rumania (good range). Overall a most interesting area to collect with plenty of value to be seen in this collection. (560) £300 to 400 £560.00
767
 M
1917-18 Germania M booklet pane (H. Blatt 18aaA) complete with margin (5x UM stamps), perfs trimmed at top, Cat. 600€ £70 to 90 N/S
768
 M
 Used
1920-21 Germania se-tenant & tete-beche combinations with pairs, strips with centre page markings etc. ranging from Mi.KZ1 with Han No - M + various to S33 - M, Mi.RL 11 + Han No - UM. There is also a booklet pane No. 4 from a 1921 booklet. All items well displayed with relevant information. (29 combinations + 1 bklt pane) Cat. 389€ £40 to 50 N/S
769
 Used
BELGIAN FORCES IN THE RHINELAND - Districts of EUPEN & MALMEDY 1920 set VFU, SG.18/24, 1920 Long set VFU, SG.42/58 - the top 4 vals are VFU on piece. (24) Cat. £315 £40 to 50 £110.00
770    M
 Used
GERMANIA SPECIALISED COLLECTION of stamps with M & U + postal stationery & covers displayed to a high standard in three large ring albums. A clever use of informative display material enhances the collection. The many stamp issues range from the 1900 Reichpost types to the 1920's with high values, different printings, se-tenants, a booklet & a good range of booklet panes. 1918 British Intelligence Forgeries, many ovptd issues for Allenstein, Occ. of Belgium, Danzig. A strong collection of Poland with Warsaw, Poznan opts. A scarce range of local issues for Blonie, Brzeziny, Grodizisk, Kalisz + others up to Pultusk, Ostroleka and more - a scarce & valuable section. More areas incl. Saar, Rumania, German Colonies & PO's Abroad with covers, postal stationery items. There is a fine range of postal stationery cards with both private & official items, many colourful designs incl. a range of Jubilee cards. One album with a duplicated range (2850) of Germania used stamps - nothing special but could have pmk interest. Overall a fine lot, well worth viewing. (about 4000, 240 cards/covers + 1 bklt) £500 to 700 £1250.00
771
  1922 Munich Exhibition Essays by Prof. Ehmcke. (4) £40 to 70 N/S
772
 M
 Used
1926-27 Airmail issue 5pf - 3m set UM, Mi.378/84 (Cat. 1200€), 1931 matching Airmail booklet, complete exploded & expertly displayed showing pane labels, & information etc. Mi.MH202 (Cat. 1400€). A selection of se-tenant pairs & strips with Mi.W22 - M, Mi.RL152 - M, same FU + Mi.W21 - M. Total Cat (4 items) 532€. 1932 cover registered Eisenach 1 bearing various vals incl. se-tenant strip, Mi.W302 (Cat. 60€), An imposing group. (1 bklt, 8 stamps, 1 cover, 4 combinations), Total Cat. 3192€ £300 to 350 £340.00
773
 UM
 Used
1927 Hindenburg Welfare Fund booklet, Mi.MH24 complete - fine condition + se-tenant pairs from the booklet pane with Mi.536 both UM & FU, Mi.537 - UM, Mi.W25 - UM. (2 se-tenants, 1 bklt) Cat. 850€ £80 to 100 £86.00
774
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1928 Charity booklet, complete fine condition, Mi.MH271, Cat. 600€ £70 to 100 £92.00
775
 M
 Used
1928 President Hindenburg 5pf, 15pf combinations from the 2mk booklet panes (HB 57b, HB 59b) but without selvedge so catalogued as separate, various examples with double 'X' labels with M, UM & FU. A 1932 cover from Sorau, bearing Mi.W30,3. (16 combinations + 1 cover), ST.Cat. 1048€ £100 to 150 N/S
776
 M
1928 Welfare Fund - scarce range of se-tenant & tete-beche combinations + a booklet pane, Mi. H. Blatt 64 - M (Cat. 300€), various combinations both M & UM, ST.Cat. 919€. (1 pane - 8 combinations) Total Cat. 1219€. £100 to 150 N/S
777
 UM
 M
1929 Welfare Fund Coat of Arms Charity issue. Collection of scarce combinations with pairs, blocks & strips showing centre of sheet markings, there are UM & M items. Scarce samples incl. KZ16 - UM (Cat. 450€), S74 - UM (Cat. 200€), S75 - M (Cat. 210€), a large centre block (Cat. 480€). Overall Cat. 2291€ (1 pane - 19 combinations) £200 to 300 N/S
778
 M
1930 IPOSTA M/Sheet, fresh M, SG.MS.464a. (1) Cat. £650 £100 to 120 £115.00
779
 UM
 M
1930 Welfare Fund booklet panes (H. Blatt 68, 69a) both M + se-tenants, Mi.580,82 + W37 - all UM. (2 panes, 3 combinations), Cat. 920€ £100 to 120 N/S
780
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930-43 group of mainly postal stationery cards + a cover commemorating philatelic events, exhibitions & stamp days from 1930 International Stamp Exhibition Berlin, Ebert 10pf postal stationery card unused. A good variety with items from Heidelberg, Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Munchen, 1938 Colonial Stamp Exhibition Dresden, a colourful card through to 'Day of the Stamp' cover from Wien 1943, two other cards not related - 1938 Karl May plays and Convention for Ethnic Germans Living Abroad - two interesting promotional cards. (22 cards/covers) £70 to 90 £82.00
781
 M
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Welfare Fund pane No.1 from the booklet + a really good selection of combinations from sheets, from which booklet panes were produced - there are pairs, strips with both vals, all well displayed on exhibition sheets in all 18 combinations with M, UM & FU. Also there are covers featuring combinations from the above issue. A most interesting range. (1 pane, 14 combinations, 3 covers) ST.Cat. 2682€ £250 to 300 N/S
782
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1932 2rm Presidents booklet, Mi.MH261, exploded for display, top condition with 3 panes, interleaves & cover. (1 booklet), Cat. 1200€ £120 to 160 N/S
783
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 'Alpenland, German and Free' propaganda card - unused fine condition. A rarely seen item. (1) £50 to 65 N/S
784
 M
 Used
1932 combinations as used for the 2rm Hindenburg/Ebert booklet. A superior collection finely displayed & accurately described incl. a range of the 4pf blue with 'X' labels with S38, 39, 40 combinations with M, UM & FU (Cat. 596€), 5 + 6pf with pairs, strips, blocks with high catalogue value. (37 combinations + 1 cover, Cat. 1943€ £200 to 250 N/S
785
 UM
 M
1932 Welfare Fund - an excellent display of combinations from sheets from which panes 1 & 2 were made for the 2rm Castles & Keep booklet, pairs & strips of 6 + 4 vals with M, UM & FU, similar with the 12 + 12 value. (19 combinations), Cat. 455€ (Mi.2009) £50 to 65 N/S
786   Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 onwards - group of Willrich cards featuring German women & girls + one male. Attractive designs, all mint condition. (19) £65 to 85 N/S
787
 UM
 Used
1933 Opening of the Reichstag booklet, exploded (all there incl. staple) on a display page, Mi.MH322 + a wide range of se-tenants with pairs, blocks & strips (13 items) with UM & FU. A fine display of the first issue of the Third Reich. (1 bklt, 13 combinations), Mi.925€ £80 to 120 N/S
788
 M
 Used
1933 valuable & scarce collection of tete-beche & se-tenant combinations of the first Hindenburg issue (wmk mesh) with UM & FU - all displayed to exhibition standard on protected sheets, starting with a block of eight, 6pf (Mi.484) UM, as an example of the issue there are pairs, strips & blocks incl. Mi.5107, 109 - FU, K217 x2 UM, S111 UM, S110 x2 UM + many more. (38 items) ST.Cat 2313€ £250 to 300 N/S
789
 M
 Used
1933 Welfare Fund Wagners Operas, an impressive range of se-tenant & tete-beche combinations from sheets making up panes 1 & 2 of the booklet with M/UM & FU 4pf + 6pf in pairs, strips & blocks, similar with the 8pf + 12pf val (18 combinations) expertly displayed, highly catalogued. Mi.2048€ £200 to 250 N/S
790
 UM
 M
1933-34 Hindenburg Head Medallion defins 2nd issue 1pf - 100pf set UM, Mi.512/528, 1934 booklet MH35 exploded (all there incl. staple), fine (Cat. 900€) + an exceptional range of combinations for use in panes 1 to 4 with pairs, strips, blocks & centre page items. (26 combinations with M & UM, catalogued accordingly. (17 stamps, 1 bklt, 26 combinations) Cat. 1986€ £200 to 300 £280.00
791
 M
 Used
1934 German Welfare (Workers) - a study of the se-tenant tete-beche combinations. The 2rm booklet (Mi.MH401) exploded + 15 strips, blocks & pairs UM, M (priced accordingly), 7 combinations FU + Mi.S223, 225, single use on two covers from Apolda. A block on cover with Mi.224, 228 included, Mi.S220 + S222 on cover from Apolda & Mi.S226, 230 in vertical block also on cover registered 'Apolda.' A superior group displayed with style. Cat. 2127€ (2013) £250 to 300 N/S
792
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934-42 selection of cards and covers with various Official commemorative postcards from 1934 in remembrance of Hitler's Accession to power, unused, various others with fairly common to 1939 Hitler's 50th Birthday, Mi.278/05, the scarce card out of the set, unused, 1940 Postal Exhibition for Red Cross. Private 6pf postcard with exhibition cancel, 1938 Visit of Horthy, Hungarian President, special card with cancel & other attractive covers. (10 covers/cards) £35 to 50 £35.00
793   Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 coloured card honouring the Fallen of 9th Nov 1923 Hitler Putsch, publ. August Lengauer, Kunstverlag Munchen, similar design in Bender Vol. 1, card c.t.o with 'where it all began' postmark. (1) £40 to 50 N/S
794
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Deutsche Lufthansa promotional card (not seen by us before), very collectable. (1) £40 to 60 £54.00
795
Used on piece or front
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Musicians Anniversary set on card posted Markersdorf to Hull, Yorkshire, the 25pf has the date error 1585 instead of 1685, Mi.575I (rare on cover), also piece bearing four stamps incl. 25pf with & without error. (2) £50 to 75 £64.00
796
 Unused
1935 OSTROPA M/Sheet, unused (small marginal stain), SG.MS.57ba, Cat. £1300 £130 to 160 £140.00
797
 M
 Used
1935 Welfare issue 'National Costumes' combinations from sheet make up for a booklet. The booklet Mi.MH41 complete 16 combinations virtually all UM, 13 FU + two covers. (29 combinations, 1 bklt, 2 covers)ST.Cat. 859€ £100 to 120 £90.00
798
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1935-37 Welfare Fund booklets Mi.MH41, 43, 44, corner mount affect single pane & one tone spot o/w a fine group. (3 bklts) Cat. Mi.500€ £70 to 90 £70.00
799
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 card commemorating National Craftsmen Day posted Breslav with slogan cancel, also a colourful Octoberfest card (one we have not seen before) with 1935 Jubilee cachet on the reverse. Finally the famous Little Boy's Band of Dinkelsbuhl card 1455 by Emile Kohn-Munchen. Three interesting Nazi period cards. (3) £35 to 50 £38.00
800
 UM
1936 Olympics M/Sheet UM, SG.MS613a, 1937 Brown Ribbon of Germany M/Sheet, SG.MS637a, 1937 Rouletted Hitler M/Sheet UM, SG.MS637. (4) Cat. £825. £100 to 120 N/S
801
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 Summer Olympic Games. A lesser known card posted at the stadium. (1) £35 to 45 £46.00
802
 UM
 Used
1936 Summer Olympic Games M/Sheets UM, Mi.5, 6x, plus same two M/Sheets FU with stadium cancels. (4 m/s) Cat. 420€ (Mi. 2015) £60 to 80 N/S
803
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 The Summer Olympics Berlin, the full set on a 2rm promotional sheet with the Olympic Stadium postmarks + an Olympic Fund Raising card for the Winter Olympics c.t.o with the Garmisch - Partenkirchen Olympic cancel on a 6 + 4pf value. (2 items) £40 to 60 £68.00
804    M
 Used
1936 Winter Relief - modern buildings. A collection of booklet combinations with pairs, strips & blocks. 18 UM, M priced accordingly + 17 similar FU. (35 combinations), Cat. 374€ (Mi. 2013) £55 to 70 N/S
805
 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) £150 to 200 N/S
806
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936-41 Nazi Propaganda cards, 1936 Nurnberg rally card, publ. Franz Eher, used with Rally slogan cancel, 1938 similar same make card, 1938 6pf Rally postcard unused, 1938 German Art postcard with matching cancel, 1939 Day of Germans Art official card with fancy cancel, 1941 card for Day of the Nazi Party in the General Government with Krakau commemorative cancel - available in Germany, five cards- impressive designs. (6 cards) £65 to 75 N/S
807
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 700th Anniv of Founding of Berlin, two promotional cards, one coloured - unused, the other same design but black/white, posted Berlin with slogan cancel. Attractive cards in good condition. (2) £60 to 75 N/S
808
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 card illustrated with Albert Speer's plan for the Nazi Party Rally Grounds at Nurnberg which were never completed. A scarce Hoffman card in quite good condition. (1) £40 to 60 £66.00
809
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 International Hunting Exhibition Berlin, a fine card featuring 'Goering' + 1940 propaganda commemorating 'The Day of Freedom' for Gau Wartheland - a striking design. (2 cards) £55 to 75 £56.00
810
 UM
 Used
1937 Winter Relief issue featuring Ships, combinations from sheets used for the 2rm booklet. A strong selection of pairs, strips & blocks with 15 UM items & 14 FU. (29 combinations) ST.Cat 376€ £50 to 65 £50.00
811
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937-42 Day of German Art in Munich. Three cards for the years 1937, 1938, 1939 all postally used with fancy cancels, odd feint sign of usage but OK, 1938 pair of cards promoting the German Gymnastic & Sports Festival in Breslau, both postally used with festival cancels. Attractive designs. (5 cards) £50 to 70 N/S
812
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 25-26th June unspecified Kreis, commemorating the District Meeting of the NSDAP. An imposing card. (1) £40 to 60 £82.00
813
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 card commemorating the German Gymnastic & Sports Festival in Breslau. Postally used with the festival cancel, there are various signatures on the reverse which could be worth investigating. (1) £30 to 40 N/S
814
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 card No 3815 from a series commemorating the 1938 Reich Party Rally, Nurnberg, produced by Hoffman, Munich. Card postally used with matching stamp, tied with rally roller cancel, slight corner crease. A notable design. (1) £25 to 40 £94.00
815
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 'German Youth Sports Day Munchen' postally used with Bad Reinerz Centre for Winter Sport fancy cancel. Very attractive card. (1) £40 to 50 £64.00
816
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 National Competition of the S.A in Berlin, set of six cards in original packet cover - fine condition, authorised by the S.A High Command. (6 cards with cover) £40 to 60 £40.00
817
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 Oranienburg, Berlin concentration camp cover with imprinted camp rules, stamp was often removed to check for secret messages. (1) £60 to 80 £76.00
818   Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 promotional card for the National Competition of the S.A in Berlin (a colourful card from a series of six), 1940 card No. 1 issued by the Wehrmacht Publicity Dept. posted Leipzig with slogan cancel. Also a Panzergrenadier card publ. Steiniger - Berlin. A fine military design. (3) £40 to 50 N/S
819
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 propaganda card commemorating the return of Sudetenland to the German Reich, card produced by Otto Hoppe, Berlin, c.t.o. on reverse with 2h 'Wir Sind Frei' local issue tied with large Freedom cancel, small corner crease. (1) £30 to 40 £30.00
820
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 Winter Relief (Ships) set Mi.651/59 full set FU on a souvenir sheet, 1938 Winter Relief Fund Mi.675/83 c.t.o on a 1933 Hitler Portrait card, odd gum mark on back - not distracting. 1939 3pf postal stationery card promoting Germany's 1st Wintershilfswerk c.t.o. with Wurzburg special cancel + two other cards tied with 1941 Winter Relief vals. Attractive group. (1 sheet, 4 cards) £50 to 65 N/S
821
 UM
 Used
1938 Winter Relief issue. An excellent range of combinations from K33, 13 items + 2 part sheets, each containing 18 pairs - all UM, 17 combinations FU. All expertly displayed. (66 combinations) ST.Cat. 871€ (Mi. 2013) £100 to 120 N/S
822
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938-39 group of propaganda cards featuring The Fuhrer in their designs, a card commemorating Bohemia & Moravia's Celebration of Hitler's 50th Birthday, two cards commemorating the Annexation of Austria & Sudetenland into the Greater German Reich, one being a postal stationery item. 1938 6rpf postal stationery card issued for the Austrian Plebiscite c.t.o with special cancels, note - offset design & added lettering, similar design with a normal propaganda card. An interesting selection. (5 cards) £60 to 75 £82.00
823
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938-43 interesting group of propaganda & promotional cards from a 1938 6pf postal stationery card issued for the National S.A Competition in Berlin - unused. A colourful Soldier's Day in Munich card c.t.o with matching cancel 'An Infantry in Winter' item. 1942 set of Osland 'Day of the Stamp' postal stationery cards with good Military designs. Four cards featuring songs sung by sailors + the National Anthem and a Horst Wessel song. (11 cards) £50 to 60 £52.00
824
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939 Waldheim Hometown Festival card, postally used with crossed swords label + stamp, tied with festival cancel. Rarely seen card. (1) £35 to 50 £35.00
825
 UM
 Used
1939 Winter Relief 'Buildings' issue. A fine group of combinations - the 2rm booklet Mi.HB46, Cat. 130€ (2015), 14 combinations + 2 part pages with 36 pairs - all UM + 10 combinations - all FU. (60 combinations + 1 bklt), ST. Cat 850€ £100 to 120 N/S
826   Used (on letter or envelope)
1939-40 card commemorating the Wintershilfswerk Programs inset 'Opferbuch' unused. (1) £35 to 45 N/S
827
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939-44 two 'Learn to Fly' cards issued by the N.S.F.K, striking designs - good condition, odd faint gum marks on back of one card, hardly noticeable. (2) £60 to 75 £60.00
828
 M
 Used
1940 Winter Relief 'Buildings' issue combinations from sheets used for a booklet. Booklet MH47 exploded with staple + 12 items UM, M + 17 combinations FU. (29 combinations + 1 bklt) ST.Cat. 500€ £60 to 75 £72.00
829
 UM
 Used
1941 December - Hitler booklet Mi.MHB481 complete + one exploded with staple complete, total Cat. 260€. Plus a fine range of combinations from sheets which provided booklet panes with pairs, strips and blocks. (77 combinations + 2 bklts) ST.Cat. 1268€ £140 to 170 N/S
830
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 'German Army Day' Official card c.t.o. with Wien matching event cancel. (1) £40 to 60 N/S
831
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1941 Hitler Head exploded booklet (complete with staple) with the scarcer advert 'Kopierstift' (indelible pencil) inside of the front cover. Mi.MH493, Cat. 500€ £60 to 75 £96.00
832
Used (on letter or envelope)
1942 'Day of Armed Forces' promotional card from a three card set, proceeds going to the 1941/42 'Strength Through Joy' programs. Excellent condition. (1) £40 to 60 £44.00
833
Used (on letter or envelope)
1942 The Soviet Paradise Travelling Exhibition, three cards cancelled at Berlin, Essen & Wien when the exhibition visited. (3) £35 to 45 £35.00
834
Used (on letter or envelope)
1943 Ravensbruck Infamous Women's Concentration Camp Official camp cover with printed rules & camp censor cachet. (1) £60 to 80 £120.00
835
Used (on letter or envelope)
1943 Theresienstadt Official postally used concentration camp card with camp rules printed on front. (1) £40 to 70 £72.00
  • Germany - Occupations during WWII
836    M
 Used
WWII OCCUPATIONS useful M & FU collection housed in a Senator album. Bohemia & Moravia virtually complete with issues both UM & FU with Newspaper & Officials, Theresienstadt Imperf issue & forgeries, Alsace, Guernsey & Jersey items. 1942 French Volunteer Legion Mi.VI/X set in blocks of six with label & date, good General Government - fairly complete incl. Imperf Hitler Heads and other Imperf varieties, 1943 Azad Hind (Indian Legion) Mi.I/VII Imperf UM with scarce top value. Nice lot. (852 + 1 card) £250 to 350 £320.00
837
Used (on letter or envelope)
Occupation of Russia 1942 cover bearing Pleskau local issues 20k, 60k (Mi.10,11) + 60k + 40l (Mi.12), all tied with clear Pleskau 28.2.42 c.d.s's (Russian spelling). £35 to 50 £66.00
  • Germany - Allied Zones
838   Used (on letter or envelope)
1945-47 two cards raising awareness of Dachau Concentration Camp. Note - one card shows address 'Adolf Hitlerstr 22, Lorach. (2) £45 to 60 £52.00
839
 M
BRITISH & AMERICAN ZONE 1949 Hanover Trade Fair, fine M, SG.MSA145. Cat. £120 (1) £20 to 30 N/S
  • Germany - Memel
840
 M
 Used
An outstanding specialised collection of M & U stamps + many entires, covers & cards housed in two box files & three Senator albums. The period of the covers is 1788 to 1940, stamp wise there are many noted varieties + a wealth of literature covering all aspects of the collecting of Memel from 1788 - an entire from Memel to Lind in Belgium with contents translated. There are 24 covers with much postal interest, mainly to France & Russia with items to 1898. A further range of 60 covers & cards from 1898 Gruss Aus Memel PPC postally used + more cards, Official wrappers, censored items, French Administration covers showing a wide range of issues with registered & airmail items + commercial mail. A range of the Lithuanian Occupation covers/cards which are rarely seen. Finally some German Third Reich items incl. a card posted Memel 22.3.39 (first day of the German re-occupation) with other attractive cards used up to 1940. Stamps cover the period 1920-23 The French Mandate - all issues with a wealth of varieties incl. shades, opt variations, papers, gutter pairs, pmk interest. Extensive Lithuanian Occupation 1923-39 with many varieties noted. The whole collection is geared up for exhibition or display purposes and warrants even further study. The catalogue value will certainly mount up. (1339 + 84 covers/cards) £500 to 700 £1550.00
  • Germany - Post Offices Abroad
841
 M
 Used
PO's IN MOROCCO in album with 1899 set in blocks of four or six (3pf & 5f) and singles M, set FU, 1900 set to 6p25c FU & set M, 1905 set complete FU, set to 6p25c M (excl. 375c & 1p), 1906-11 set FU, 1911-19 set M & set FU. PO's IN TURKEY 1873 Large Shield 2½g used in Constantinople, 1884 set to 2½pi (2) M & to 2½pi (2) FU, 1889 set M & set FU, 1900 to 10pi, 15pi (2), 25pi (3) M, set to 25pi (2) FU, 1902 to 25pi M & set Fu, 1905 set M with extra vals & set FU (excl. 15pi), 1908 set M & set FU. Fine lot (several 100's) Cat. approx £7600. £700 to 850 £1100.00
  • Germany - Post Offices in China
842    M
 Used
PO's IN CHINA collection in album with Germany used in 1886-91 2m (6), 20pf (3), 50pf (2), Reichpost 5pf pair & single, 10pf (2), 20pf (14), 25pf (2), 50pf (2), 1898 48 degrees ovpt, 3pf bistre-brown, 10pf, 25pf, 50pf M, 5pf to 50pf U, 1898 50 degrees ovpt 3pf (3), 5pf, 25pf M, set to 50pf FU incl. 3pf (3), 1900 (7 July) 5pf on 10pf M (SG.14), 1901 to 5m VFU, 1905 to 2½d FU, extra ½d, 1½d (2), 2½d, also set M to 2½d (2) with both 1½d & 1d Perfs, 1905-19 to 2½d FU & 2½d (5), 1½d (4), 1d (7), ½d (9) M, plus sheet of 20 various printings. Also a superb section of postmarks & cards (17) + covers (3). A lovely lot. (few 100's) £500 to 650 £900.00
  • Germany - Colonies
843
 M
 Used
COLLECTION in album. New Guinea 1887 to 50pf M incl. 3pf (3), also set FU incl. 3pf (3), 1901 to 80pf (excl. 5pf) FU, 2m FU, 1901 to 5m M, 1914-19 5m (3). East Africa 1895-98 German 2m (3) U, Dar Es Salaam 1893 & 1896 sets FU, 1901 to 3r FU & set to 3r M, 1905 set M (excl. 15pf) & set FU, 1905-20 to 60h FU & 3r (2) FU, set to 60h M (excl. 45h), 1r (3), 2r M, 1r block of four M, 3r (3), also 3r block of four M. German SWA 1897 to 20pf (2) M & set FU, 1898 set M & set FU + some shades, 1901 to 5m (excl. 5pf) FU & to 5m (2) M, 1906 to 5m FU. Cameroon 1897 to 50pf FU & set M, 1900-11 set to 5r FU & to 3r M, 1905 to 5m (3) M. British Occupation 1915 to 8d M. Caroline Islands 1900 to 50pf (2) FU, 1901 to 5m FU & 3m M, 1915-19 5m (2) M. Kiachow Germany used in 1898 2m, 3pf (4), 5pf, 10pf (3), 10pf. China Ovpts 1898 to 50pf in both ovpt sizes (excl. 3pf - 48 degrees ovpt), 1900 5pf Surcharge M (5) & FU (5), 1901 to 5m FU, 1905 to 40c (excl. 10c) M & to 1d (2) FU, 1905-19 to ½d (2), 1d (2), 1½d (2), 2½d FU, also M to 2½d (2). Marianna Islands 1899 56 degree set M, 1901 to 3m M, 1916 to 5m (2) M. Marshall Islands 1897 G1 Ovpts to 50pf, G2 Ovpts to 50pf (2) M, another 2 sets to 50pf (2) M, set to 50pf FU, 1901 to 5m M, 1916 to 5m (4) M. Samoa 1900 set M & set FU, 1900 to 5m & 1915 to 5m (2) M. Togo 1897 set M incl. 3pf (3), set FU, 1900 set to 5m M & set FU, 1909 to 5m (3). Also 'LOST COLONIES' publicity labels with block of four (10) & some singles. A valuable lot in mainly excellent condition. £1600 to 2000 £2200.00
 
   
       
   
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