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This auction took place on 4 February 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 152 - Germany
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Germany - States
729    M
 Used
BAVARIA M & U collection in a stock book. (100's) £70 to 100 £70.00
730    Unused
 Used
HAMBURG 1859-67 range of U & unused in very mixed condition (38) plus reprints (12) & locals (4), also three items of postal stationery. Huge catalogue value. £300 to 350 N/S
731    Unused
 Used
SAXONY 1851-67 range of U (39) & unused (13) + 2 items of postal stationery, although the condition is a little mixed, several are generally good to fine. (54) ST.Cat. 7000€ £275 to 350 N/S
732    Unused
 Used
SCHLESWIG - HOLSTEIN & LAVENBURG 1864-67 range of U (17), ST.Cat. £1.620e & unused (6), condition mixed to fine. £60 to 75 £66.00
  • Germany
733   Used (on letter or envelope)
GERMAN HYPER INFLATION COVERS - collection neatly written up on leaves in protectors (38) all relate to the Foreign letter rate to the same company 'Petri Bros' of London (wholesale chemists). Covering the period 24th August 1923 through to the end of the inflation with examples of every rate, increase in the basic rate from 60,000 through to the last rate of 320 billion. Includes some very short rates (4 days, 5 days, 6 days etc) and examples from the 1st days, last days & the 4 fold period. Also a cover from the last day of the inflation and a couple from the currency stabilisation. £100 to 120 £210.00
734   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 six used stamps from the period. (3) £40 to 55 £40.00
735
Used (on letter or envelope)
1872 cover to London, franked 2½g chestnut, tied fine Hamburg horseshoe for 23.Dec.72, also bears oval PD & London PAID in red, 1873 cover to Auxerre, France, franked 1g rose & 2g blue (faults), tied Mulhausen horseshoe d/stamps. (2) £40 to 60 £50.00
736    M
 Used
1872-1927 M & U collection housed in an old KA/BE printed album plus ranges of States, 1914-18 Occupations of Belgium, Poland, Romania, also Allenstein, Eupen, Malmedy, Marienwerder, Schleswig, Upper Silesia, Saar, Danzig, a few Colonies etc. Overall condition a little mixed, still a useful lot. (100's) £120 to 160 £190.00
737    Used
1872-1931 useful nearly all FU collection in Lindner One Country album, from 1872 large & small Shields - good range with vals to 18k, mostly good examples, more 19thC issues with shades noted, strong ranges of Germania with high vals, different printings, Peace, Wartime types, shades, most later issues with defins, commems e.g. 1924 Welfare Fund (Mi.351/4), Airs, Inflation, some Charity issues, 1930-31 Zeppelin 1rm 2rm & 4rm vals. Further Zeppelin vals - all repro, good range of Officials. Catalogue value will add up, though scarcer shades would require checking. As with used items, more verification is needed. Useful lot with potential. (642) £300 to 400 N/S
738    M
 Used
1872-37 collection of M & U housed in a spring back album, general ranges of earlies through to inflation later incl. a number of better sets incl. 1925-29 Welfare Fund sets M (4) (Cat. £226), 1926 Famous Germans set M - 3pf is FU (Cat. £120), 1927 Labour Office set M (Cat. £31), 1933 Opening Reichstag set M (Cat. £60), 1934 Jubilee set M (Cat. £22), 1935 & 1936 Olympics M (Cat. £42), 1939 Nurburging Races M (Cat. £85), 1936, 1937 & 1938 Winter Relief M (Cat. £57) etc. (100's) £200 to 230 N/S
739
Used (on letter or envelope)
1875-1888 Empire range of covers (21) written up on leaves incl. 1877 Mehlem to Ochtendung, registered, franked 10pf & 20pf, 1879 Berlin to Cape Town, franked 20pf strip of three, 1875 cover to Bordeaux, franked 10pf strip of three, 1888 postcard Hamburg to Liverpool, franked 10pf, 1881 cover from Langenschwalbach to London, franked 10pf (2), 1875 cover from Heppenheim to New York, franked 10pf (2), 1883 cover Bremen to Bordeaux, franked 10pf block of four. £50 to 70 £50.00
740
 UM
1880-87 20pf bright blue, UM vertical gutter pair, 50pf dull olive lower marginal UM block of four. (6) £40 to 50 £52.00
741
 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 - noted 3pf of Mannheim Stadt-Brief Verkehr FU with 6.3.94 - an early d/stamp, scarce Frankfurt & 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. £300 to 400 N/S
742
Used (on letter or envelope)
1900-33 (circa) incl. various Germania frankings incl. 3pf single (3) one with scarce Hamburg machine cancel, express, censored, stationery, incl. better, 1929 Airmail etc. (23) £50 to 65 £50.00
743
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925-77 collection of 45 flown covers incl. 1925 card flown Leipzig - Berlin with Airport receiving cachet, several first flights incl. BOAC 1957 Frankfurt - Bogota, Avanca 1962 Frankfurt - Bogota, Lufthansa 1962 Frankfurt-Lagos etc. £40 to 55 £46.00
744
Used (on letter or envelope)
1927 coloured PPC of the German Steamer 'D. Ariadne' posted Tallinn, Estonia with German values, boxed PAQUEBOT in red. (1 card) £20 to 30 £22.00
745
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928 Soldier's Day for the Stahlhelm, Hamburg propaganda card. An interesting design card in excellent condition. (1 card) £35 to 45 £36.00
746
Used (on letter or envelope)
Circa 1930-40 German Sculpture- lovely range of photo culture cards featuring the works of Arno Breker, Hans Haffenvichtes, Richard Scheibe, Robert Stielev, Hans Auker etc. emphasis on nudes. Provided by an interesting range of pictures in Berlin - all fine. £80 to 100 N/S
747
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Do-X Dornier cover from Europe to Cheyenne, WY, USA, franked Germany 1m Rheinstein & 3m Marienburg adhesives, tied Friedrichshafen double ring despatch c.d.s's, also Dornier Flugschiff large double rind, bears two Dornier cachets in black & red. £50 to 60 £70.00
748
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 cover registered 'Leningrad' franked various Russian values. German tete-beche blocks of four added from the 1932 Welfare Fund issue flown by catapult from D.Bremern, New York (green cachet), various New York, Berlin & Russian markings on the reverse. Attractive cover. (1) £45 to 60 £135.00
749
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 registered cover from Bremen to Zurich, franked (not tied) 1933 Welfare Fund horizontal strip of four (taken from the M/Sheet) SG.522/525, cancelled Bremen c.d.s's, reverse Zurich receiver. (1) £250 to 300 £320.00
750
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 (Sept) two cards commemorating the Reichsparteitage. (2) £40 to 50 £40.00
751
 M
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 April/June Hindenburg combinations with Mi.S124 UM, W61, W62 both UM + block of six with W62 (2), W61 - all M (Cat. 268€) + 1934 cover registered 'Magdeburg - Sudenburg 1' franked various combinations incl. Mi.S126 (Cat. 320€) Two pages - nicely displayed. (5 combinations, 1 cover) Total Cat. 628€. £80 to 100 N/S
752
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 Fund raising card for the 1934-35 W.H.W Programs, design Ludwig Hohlwein. (1 card) £40 to 60 £40.00
753
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 postcard commemorating 800th Year Anniv of Halberffadt. (1 card) £30 to 45 £30.00
754
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 postcard depicting The Labor Successes of Hitler's First Year in Office, fine condition. (1 card) £40 to 55 £42.00
755
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Reich Party Day Nurnberg card featuring Hitler in front of Golden Eagle - a Hoffman card posted Nurnberg with roller cancel matching the occasion. (1 card) £40 to 55 £42.00
756
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Reich Party Rally Nuremburg card with eagle & flags, used with special rally pmk, corner crease. (1 card) £45 to 55 £62.00
757
 M
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1936 (end of Aug) 2mk Hindenburg booklet, complete Mi. MH36 No. 4 (Cat. 400€) + an imposing collection of combinations from the sheets used for the booklet panes, all finely displayed on exhibition sheets, there are 57 pairs & blocks UM, M & FU. (1 bklt & 57 combinations) ST.Cat. 1200€ £200 to 250 N/S
758
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 card commemorating the 1936 Reichstag Elections inscr. 'I Gave My Vote to the Fuhrer.' Scarce. (1 card) £50 to 65 £68.00
759
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 Deutsche Lufthansa promotional card, franked 3+2pf Winter Relief stamp, tied with Berlin Luftpost Exhibition cancel. Seldom seen item. (1 card) £40 to 50 £54.00
760    Literature
1936 Olympics - two commemorative books containing a complete range of black & white photographs illustrating the Berlin Games, showing the various events, participants/teams, stadia, parades, dignitaries, Hitler, Military etc. Binding loose on Vol. II resulting in loose pages. £30 to 40 N/S
761    Used
1936 Olympics set, tied with special cancels to Olympic display sheet, 1938 Winter Relief Fund set, tied with special cancels to illustrated display sheet, 1937 illustrated lakeland scene folded telegram. (3) £25 to 35 £42.00
762
 M
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 (end of Sept) Hindenburg 2mk booklet (complete) Mi.MH372 No. 6 (Cat. 350€), together with a most comprehensive collection of combinations from the sheets used for the booklet panes - there are pairs, steps, blocks, complete horizontal rows from the pages with centre markings - all expertly displayed on exhibition sheets, There are 58 units with UM, M & FU, Cat. 650€ accordingly. (1 bklt & 58 combinations) Total Cat. 1000€ £200 to 230 £200.00
763
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 Aug 21-29 Official colour card commemorating the 700th Anniv of the City of Gera, franked 6pf green, tied with special cancel. (1 card) £50 to 60 £56.00
764
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 card Honouring the Fallen 9-11-23. (1 card) £50 to 65 £50.00
765
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 Chemnitz - Sudkampfbahn, card commemorating the Gordon Bennett Balloon Race, publ. Der Reichluftsportfuhrer, card same design as private postcard, sent to London. (1 card) £40 to 50 £42.00
766
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 Day of German Art, Munchen promotional card c.t.o. with 6pf from the Culture M/Sheet (large piece with inscription), tied with matching cancel. 1938 card showing Hitler & Horthy, the Hungarian President c.t.o. with Presidential Visit pmk, card has a couple of tape marks on reverse, 1939 Day of German Art, Munchen, attractive 6pf postal stationery card + same design as a promotional card - each used with matching cancels. 1942 card promoting the Soviet Paradise, Travelling Exhibition, cancelled at Hamburg, remnant of tape on reverse. 1939 propaganda card featuring Hitler & Franco promoting the Return of the Condor Legion with cachet & special pmk on reverse. (6 cards) £50 to 60 N/S
767
 UM
1937 Hindenburg 8+1pf combinations, a complete sheet of 100 (70 stamps + 30 labels) UM, Mi.HB41, Cat. 700€ £100 to 150 £150.00
768
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937 The Eternal Jew card sold at the Munich Exhibition, c.t.o with matching cancel. This is the 6pf postal stationery version. (1 card) £40 to 55 N/S
769
 M
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937-44 Hitler's Birthday collection of covers & cards, M/Sheets (3), stamps on & off piece incl. set of five special cards for his 50th, issue for Bohemia & Moravia & Gen Govt covers, blocks & marginal multiple pieces. £100 to 130 £155.00
770
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 card commemorating the German Gymnastic & Sports Festival, Breslau, posted Breslau with matching set of four stamps, tied with Festival cancels. (1 card) £40 to 50 N/S
771
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 coloured card commemorating Sudetenland's return to German Reich, reverse bears special cancel/cachets. (1) £40 to 50 £52.00
772
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 Commemorating the German People's National Holiday (May Day 1938) c.t.o. Wien - first day of issue. (1 card) £40 to 50 £40.00
773
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 Germany/Italy Axis two cards depicting Hitler & Mussolini, one German - the other Italian. (2) £30 to 40 £40.00
774
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939 (Aug) card commemorating the Reichsparteitage printers proof. £35 to 45 £36.00
775
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939 card commemorating German - Italian Military pact. £30 to 45 £42.00
776
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939 card promoting the NS Reichs - Kriegerbund Faahnentrager (standard banner) franked 6pf National Labour Day Hitler adhesive (SG.682), tied with exhibition cancel, good single usage of a hard to find card, corner crease. (1 card) £30 to 40 £42.00
777
 M
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1939 Hindenburg Coil stamps 1pf, 3pf & 5pf vals in se-tenant combinations - some with the 'Support of the National Socialist Peoples Welfare Fund' label. A substantial range of mainly UM examples, 1940 Hindenburg booklet MH391 No. 11 complete (Cat. 240€) + three combinations from sheets used for the booklet panes. 1940 cover bearing S167, 171 + W81, tied with Huglfinc c.d.s.'s. An interesting range. (1 bklt, 1 cover, 22 combinations. Total ST.Cat. 372€ £50 to 70 £68.00
778
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939 International Motor Show Berlin set of three SG.674/6, tied to a 6+4(pf) Winter Relief postal stationery card, registered Stuttgart + a stylish promotional card for The Motor Show with 6+4(pf) Winter Relief value c.t.o with show cancel. Very clean condition. (2 cards) £35 to 45 £40.00
779
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939 (June 12) card commemorating the 18th International Agricultural Congress, Dresden, reverse bears Congress cancel. £35 to 45 £36.00
780
 M
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939-41 fine collection of se-tenant & tete-beche Hindenburg combinations + booklet panes from the 2rm booklets & examples from sheets used to make up these panes e.g. No.s 2, 4 & 5. There are Um, M & F examples, plenty of harder to fine examples e.g. S204, 206 UM (Cat. 110€) + a fine range on covers - call Cat. accordingly. (115 combinations, 1 pane, 11 covers) ST.Cat. 1145€ £150 to 180 N/S
781
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940 Armed Forces Day card, publ. Herman Sonntag & Co, Munich. Imposing design. (1 card) £35 to 50 £36.00
782
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940 Army Day card publ. Hoffman, Munchen c.t.o Wien. (1 card) £35 to 45 £36.00
783
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940 card commemorating Mainfranken Offering Day. £40 to 50 £40.00
784
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940 Unit Flags - full set of 21 numbered cards in full colour. Design by Gottfried Klein promoted by the N.S.D.A.P Munich. Very hard to find in a complete set. (21 cards) £300 to 375 £330.00
785
 M
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1940-41 Hindenburg 2rm booklet MH39.3 (good cover but contains part panes), booklet MH39 4 complete (Cat. 200€) + some combinations from sheets used to make panes for the booklets with UM, M & FU. (2 bklts & 23 combinations) Total Cat.648€ £100 to 130 £100.00
786
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940's Dresden Army Day commemorative card, bears special pmk on reverse, minor corner crease. Scarce. (1) £35 to 50 £66.00
787
Used (on letter or envelope)
c1940 set of 10 cards showing BDM & Hitler Jugend (Hitler Youth). £90 to 120 N/S
788
Used (on letter or envelope)
c1940's six coloured advertising cards for Indanthrene - fade resistant cloth. £60 to 75 £60.00
789
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 card commemorating Hitler's 50th Birthday. (1 card) £30 to 40 £30.00
790
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 card commemorating Mussolini's Visit to Germany, reverse bears appropriate 12p + 38pf stamp with pictorial special cancel. £30 to 45 £46.00
791
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 Day of the German Police, three cards (two c.t.o. - one Mint). SS insignia on reverse of the cards - unusual designs. (3 cards) £100 to 135 £140.00
792
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 (Feb 15) postcard commemorating the Day of the German Police. (1 card) £50 to 65 £50.00
793
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 Hitler & Mussolini brotherhood selection of covers/cards (7), cover incl. frankings of the Hitler Mussolini stamp used on the first day etc. Noted, Italian & German use with special cancels etc. £40 to 50 £50.00
794
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 postcard showing the badge of the Infantry Assault Troops from a series commemorating the 2nd War Winterhilfswerk Day of the Armed Forces, registered & posted Straubling. (1 card) £40 to 55 £44.00
795
Used (on letter or envelope)
1942 (Feb) Hitler Youth - two printed cards, compulsory registration cards to the Hitler Youth, each franked 3pf adhesives, tied double ring 'Stuttgart - Bad Cannstatt' slogan cancels. (2) £80 to 100 N/S
796
 M
1942 presentation booklet - the cover has an embossed Eagle & Swastika, inscribed inside 'Auswahl Der Seit 1933 Herausgegebenen Sounderbriefmarken der Deutschen Reichpost' contains many of the commemorative issues M, from the 1933 Opening of the Reichstag to 1942 Signing of the European Postal Union Agreement. (165 stamps) Cat. 519€ (Mi.2015) £50 to 75 £140.00
797
Used (on letter or envelope)
1944 card commemorating the Vienna Art Exhibition. (1) £35 to 45 £35.00
798
Used (on letter or envelope)
1944-45 (late War issue) five coloured cards featuring War scenes e.g. tanks, machine gunners etc. As the cards are numbered 100, 101, 104, 107, 109 they could be from a large set, we have not seen these before. Four unused, one posted 27.5.45. (5 cards) £50 to 70 £50.00
799
Used (on letter or envelope)
c1945 3rd Reich anti British Tommy propaganda card for France, so-called 'hold to light' propaganda card made by the Germans for the French - when held to light shows a French girl being accosted by a British soldier. Scarce. (1) £50 to 65 £78.00
800    M
 Used
1948-90 substantial collection of M & U housed in a peg fit album; general run through incl. several better complete sets incl. Berlin 1948-90 with 1949 Goethe 30pf M, 1949 Surcharge set FU, 1950 Philharmonic set FU, 1951 Stamp Day set FU, 1951-53 all three 'Bell' sets M 1950 Uprising set FU etc. West Germany 1949-88 with 1949 UPU FU, 1949 Relief Fund FU set, 1950 Posthorn set FU, 1950 St Mary Church set FU, 1951 Charity set FU, 1951 Wuppertal Exhibition set FU, 1953 Charity set FU, East Germany 1950-70 with 1950 Bach set FU, 1950 Academy of Science set M, 1950 Labour Day M, 1950 Debria M, 1951 Leipzig Spring Fair set FU, 1951 Visit of Polish Pres set FU, 1951 China Friendship set M, 1951 Students Festival set M, 1953 Karl Marx M/Sheet (2) Imperf M, 1953 Five Year Plan set M another set FU etc. Very high catalgue value. £300 to 400 N/S
801
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1989-2000 excellent range of attractive stamp booklets incl. important buildings, self-adhesives, Europa, 800th Anniv of Heidelberg, Expo Hannover + some earlier booklets of the 1970's-80's. (32 bklts - some with varieties), Cat. 969€ (Mi.2013) £100 to 120 N/S
  • Germany - Occupations during WWI & WWII
802
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940 Norwegian Legion cover from Copenhagen to Schwabech, Bayern, franked Danish 10ore strip of three, also bears Den Norske/Legion propaganda label, cover censored with printed tape, red censor cachet. Scarce, (1) £100 to 130 £180.00
803
Used (on letter or envelope)
1942 French Volunteer Legion cover franked f+10fr Legion adhesive (Mi.III), tied feldpost cancel, addressed to Biarritz with receiving c.d.s. for 23.5.42 on reverse. (1) £100 to 120 £110.00
804
Used (on letter or envelope)
1942 French Volunteer Legion Airmail cover to Vienna, franked f+10fr Legion adhesive (Mi.III), tied feldpost cancel & Przemysl c.d.s, endorsed via Przemysl & Berlin. £100 to 120 £120.00
805
Used (on letter or envelope)
1944 Flemish Legion cover from Belgium to Leipzig, obverse franked Belgium 50c & 1f, reverse bears 5fr (2 different) Legion adhesives. £50 to 65 N/S
806
Used (on letter or envelope)
1944 French Volunteer Legion cover franked with a block of four f+1f Mi.X, tied with SS feldpost roller cancels, opened & re-sealed with SS tape & red cachet. £70 to 90 £82.00
807
Used (on letter or envelope)
1944 French Volunteer Legion cover franked 1942 Optd set (Mi.IV & V) + pair Military Fieldpost Airmail adhesives - all tied by feldpost cancels. £120 to 160 £175.00
808
Used (on letter or envelope)
1944 French Volunteer Legion cover franked f=10fr Legion adhesive - marginal examples (Mi.III), tied 'SS' feldpost roller cancel, reverse SS censor tape + red cachet. £70 to 85 £84.00
  • Germany - West
809    M
 Used
1949-67 collection appears to be complete either M or FU & impressive having scarce early issues e.g. 1949 Opening of Parliament pair FU, Stamp Centenary M, Refugees Relief Fund, 1951 St. Mary's Church Anniv + much more. Cat quite a few years ago at 6300dm & should have increased since then. (463) £200 to 275 N/S
810    UM
1949-81 useful UM collection displayed on Lighthouse leaves with a Senator standard binder. A wide area covered with plenty of spaces to be filled. Better items noted with 1949 Refugees Fund, SG.139-41. Good issues of the 1952-53 period incl. Transport set, Cat. £95, 1953 Humanitarian Relief set, Cat. £95, many attractive items incl. M/Sheets through to 1981, odd FU items with 1949 Opening of Parliament pair, Cat. £57, 1951 Humanitarian Relief set, Cat. £160. A nice lot with high catalogue potential. (719 + 18 m/s) £125 to 200 N/S
811    UM
 Used
1949-90 M & U collection housed in three multi ring albums incl. 1949 Parliament set FU (Cat. £57), 1949 Stamps Centenary 10pf & 30pf VFU (Cat. £112), 1949 UPU FU (Cat. £49), 1949 Relief Fund 8pf, 10pf & 20pf (Cat. £60), 1950 Bach 10pf (Cat. £55), 1951 Posthorn set VFU (Cat. £55), 1951 Philatelic Exhib VFU (Cat. £115), 1953 Transport (Cat. £50), 1954 Relief Fund VFU (Cat. £60), 1959 Beethoven M/Sheet UM (Cat. £33) etc. (100's) £120 to 160 £120.00
812    Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
WEST & EAST GERMANY quite comprehensive FU collection of each country in two well filled stock books. West Germany from 1949-96 with strength in the scarce early issues from 1949 Opening of Parliament (SG.1033/4), Stamp Centenary 20pf & 30pf vals, UPU (2), Refugees Relief Fund (SG.1039/42), Bach Centenary (PR) Posthorns, 1951 St. Marys Church (PR), 1951 Philatelic Exhib (PR) Relief Fund set (SG.1069/72), these early issues Cat. £1100+ with many more items. East Germany similar range with some M + 90 covers incl. illustrated 1st Day. (2600 + 36 m/s, 91 covers) £200 to 250 N/S
813    Used
WEST GERMANY 1949-79 & BERLIN 1949-80's VFU collections each housed in a Lighthouse printed album both incl. better catalogued sets W.Germany appear virtually complete, Berlin with some spaces but still include many better incl. 1949 Buildings set, 1949 Goethe, 1949 Surch set, 1951 both Bell sets, 1953 Bell set, 1953 Uprising set etc. A useful run through collection which will catalogue up well. (100's) £300 to 400 N/S
814
 UM
1950 Death Cent Bach set, UM corner marginals, SG.1043/4. £50 to 60 N/S
815
 UM
1955 President Heuss combinations - a most impressive collection of se-tenants, many with advertising labels from Mi.W4-W8 + W7 with Han No, most 'S' types incl. S30 (Cat. 120€), S32 (Cat. 150€), Mi.RL1, 2. Total Cat 340€. All combinations are UM. (36 items) ST.Cat.1835€ £200 to 250 N/S
816
 UM
 Used
1958 President Heuss/Numeral booklet stamps - the 1dm booklet (Mi.MH4xv) complete + an exceptional range of combinations from sheets from which booklet panes were taken. There are many scarce & highly catalogued examples with pairs, strips, wmk variations, 36 UM, 26 FU. (1 bklt, 62 combinations). Total Cat. 3232€ £300 to 350 N/S
817
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1972-77 fine range of complete booklets with single pane Accident Prevention stamps 1972 Olympics, further Accident Prevention and Castles & Keeps. All together Mi.MH15, 15d, 17ca, 18a, 18b RLV II, 18b RLV IV, 18c, 19a, 20c 11 OZ, 21b MZ + variety. (13 bklts), Cat. 895€ (Mi. 2013) £100 to 120 N/S
818
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1980-89 group of complete booklets with Mi.22a OZ, 22c OZ, 22g OZ (with flaw), 22ab OZ, 22s OZ, 22 1 MZ, 22 1 SMZ, 221 OZ, 23a MZ, 24a OZ, 24 1 KZMZ, 24 COZ, 24 1 KZOZ, 25a MZ, 26a OZ. (16 bklts), Cat. 630€ (Mi. 2013) £70 to 85 £70.00
  • Germany - Berlin
819    Used
1948-81 chiefly VFU collection incl. 1949 UPU 16pf, 24pf, 50pf & 60pf (Cat. £145), 1949 Buildings 3dm & 5dm (Cat. £46), 1950 European Recovery (Cat. £50), 1950 Philharmonic 10pf (Cat. £50), 1951 30pf Bell (Cat. £100), 1954 Stamp Exhibition (Cat. £42). £70 to 90 N/S
820
Used (on letter or envelope)
1952-53 Famous Berliners 10pf, 20pf, 40pf Mi.95, 97, 100, each on illustrated FDC's with appropriate cancellations (Cat. 146€ - Mi.2003) + 4pf, 5pf, 6pf & 8pf on a 1953 Choral Society, Kiel illustrated card & a commercial cover bearing 4pf, 5pf, 8pf & 15pf sent to Prague. (5 covers) Total (2003 Mi) Cat. 250€ £50 to 60 N/S
  • Germany - East
821    M
 Used
1949-87 M & U collection housed in seven multi ring albums incl. 1950 Bach set, VFU (Cat. £42), 1950 250th Anniv of Academy of Science VFU (Cat. £100), 1950 DEBRIA M/Sheet M (Cat. £200), 1953 Five Year Plan set VFU (Cat. £75), 1955 Eagles M/Sheet UM (Cat. £85) etc. (100's) £120 to 180 £120.00
822    UM
 M
 Used
Collection housed in 5 multi ring albums & stock books, 1st album 1949-59 VFU highlights incl. 1951 Polish President visits set (Cat. £46), 1951 Youth set (Cat. £29), 1952 Cultural set (Cat. £24), 1953 Maux Imperf (Cat. £180), 1856 Thalman (Cat. £40), 1958 Memorials (Cat. £160), next 3 volumes 1973-90 appears virtually complete UM, all neatly housed in black mounts written up on leaves, album 5 incl. Allied Occupation 1946 numeral M/Sheets perf & imperf M - gum creasing (Cat. £175). Finally a stock book with miscellaneous ranges of UM blocks of four from West Germany etc. £250 to 350 £280.00
823
 UM
 M
1950 Debria M/Sheet, fine M, SG.E29a, 1954 Stamp Day M/Sheet, fine M, SG.MSE200b, 1955 Engels M/Sheet, SG.233a. Cat. £350 £50 to 65 N/S
824
 UM
1953 Karl Marx M/Sheet Imperf set UM, SG.MSE111c. (2) Cat. £250 £50 to 60 £50.00
  • Germany - Post Offices in China
825
 M
1901-04 5m lake & black Type I, M, signed SG.35. (1) Cat. £1400 £250 to 300 £250.00
  • Germany - Post Offices in The Turkish Empire
826   Used on piece or front
1900-05 duplicated selection being 1900 1pi on 20pf ultramarine, SG.19 (11), SG.31 (33), SG.43 (2) - all FU on piece with Jaffa or Jerusalem c.d.s's. (46) Cat. £657 £50 to 75 N/S
  • Germany - Colonies
827
 M
CAMEROUN 1911 se-tenant block of four from a booklet pane (Mi.WI), M with minor light gum tones, Cat. 450€ for the R1/21 pair. (4) £65 to 80 £65.00
828
 Unused
GERMAN EAST AFRICA 1916 Provisional issue 1171h horizontal pair of Type 1 & 2 unused on un-gummed native paper, rouletted, Mi.IVW1. (2) £50 to 60 £50.00
829
Used (on letter or envelope)
TOGO 1892 reply half of 10pf stationery postcard to Wilhelminenhof cancelled by fine Klein Popo c.d.s. for 22.8.92, card slightly trimmed along top. £60 to 70 N/S
 
   
       
   
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