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This auction took place on 28 September 2017. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 156 - Germany
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
  • Germany - States
766
Used (on letter or envelope)
BAVARIA 1869-1920 postal stationery collection of 292 items superbly presented & written up on leaves in two ring binders incl. envelopes, postcards, reply cards, Officials, money order cards, 1912 airmail card etc. Very clean & attractive lot. £150 to 200 £160.00
767

BAVARIA 1913-20 collection of unissued designs colour trials/proofs. (232 items) £250 to 300 N/S
768
 Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
BERGEDORF, MECKLENBERG-SCHWERIN, MECKLENBURG-STRELIZ 1825-67 small collections of three states comprises total of 60 stamps & 52 covers or stationery, all superbly presented on leaves in protectors, accompanied by 12 items of literature concerning German States. £100 to 120 £270.00
769
 Unused
OLDENBURG 1859 3g black/yellow, unused with very good margins, SG.16. Expertised on reverse. (1) Cat. £1400 £175 to 250 N/S
770
 Used
PRUSSIA 1850-67 good to FU collection neatly written up on leaves from 1850 6pf, 1sgr, 2sgr, 3sgr, 1857 1sgr, 3sgr, 1858 4pf (2), 1sgr (2), 2sgr (2), 3sgr (2), 1861-67 3pf dull lilac, 4pf (2), 6pf (2), 1sgr (2), 2sgr (2), 3sgr (2), 1867 3sgr, imperfs are generally four margined good-fine. Also two postal stationery items. Stamp Cat. £700 (cheapest) £50 to 80 £68.00
771
 Used
PRUSSIA 1867 rouletted 2k orange, superb U, SG.42. (1) Cat. £140 £30 to 40 £30.00
772
 M
 Used
SAXONY 1851-67 M & U range on hagner pages incl. 1851 3pf green, 1851 ½ngr, 1ngr (2), 2ngr, 3ngr, 1855 ½ngr (2), 1ngr (2), 2ngr (2), 3ngr (3) incl. single on piece, 5ngr (2), 10ngr - all U, 1863-67 3pf M (2) & U, ½ngr (6) U shades (2) & M (2), 1ngr M & U (2), 2ngr M (2) & U (2), 3ngr M (3) & U (2), 5ngr purple U, 5ngr blue-grey U (2), 5ngr grey M + three stationery cut outs ½ngr (2) & 5ngr U. Highly catalogued, inspection recommended. £175 to 200 £175.00
773
 Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
SCHLESWIG HOLSTEIN 1842-67 superbly presented on leaves in protectors in a ring binder, fine collection of stamps (109) incl. Danish imperfs from the period, also covers (58) from pre-stamp to 1967 with a variety of postal markings. £200 to 250 £540.00
  • Germany
774
 M
 Used
Earlies up to 2000 M & U collection housed in six Alpha Major or similar albums incl. a few covers. £200 to 250 N/S
775
 UM
1823 Inflation Period collection of UM stamps neatly displayed & written up on leaves with a variety of stamps, marginals, multiples, varieties, printings etc. all identified by the vendor. Also a large quantity of complete sheets for further research, couple of handbooks accompany. £150 to 250 £200.00
776
 M
 Used
1872-45 M & U collection housed on album leaves & black stock leaves. Highlights incl. 1928 Zeppelin set FU (2m & 4m are VFU) each on a separate piece (Cat. £170), 1933 Chicago Flight Zeppelin set, each VFU on piece (Cat. £1100), 1933 Hindenburg set (17) UM (Cat. £90), 1933 Wagner set U (Cat. £400), 1934 Air set FU (Cat. £110), 2m & 3m UM (Cat. £410), 1935 Welfare Fund set FU (Cat. £75), 1935 OSTROPA set FU (Cat. £240), several M/Sheets, later ranges to S.S Troopers set M etc. Quite a useful collection which included several decent sets. Total catalogue should be quite substantial. (100's) £300 to 500 £520.00
777
 M
 Used
19thC private local posts (c1880's-90's) a well displayed collection of M & FU stamps + a few covers with much information about the company's owners & 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. £250 to 350 £330.00
778
 Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
1899-1918 Germania issues M or U collection neatly written up on leaves from 1899 to 2m, 1902 to 80pt FU, also 3pt M block of nine incl. ""DFUTSCHES"" variety, 1905 Lozenges set FU, War Time Printing set FU, 1920 New Colours set FU, German Occupation - Belgium 1914 to 1f on 80pf M, 1916 to 75c on 60pf, Eastern Military Command to 50pf M, similar FU, Poland 1915 set FU, 1916-17 set FU, Romania 1918 set FU, also a selection of covers or postcards (17) from the period incl. shipping, Kaiser Wilhelm & KEVII etc. (158 + covers) £80 to 100 £80.00
779
 Unused
Used (on letter or envelope)
1909 Air Exhibition Frankfurt illustrated 5pf stationery card advertising the exhibition, used Coblenz, plus a range of aviation vignettes depicting Zeppelins, planes in flight etc. (27 + card), also 1924-25 Glider Meeting stationery cards cancelled Wasserkupe/Gersfeld pictorial c.d.s's with red boxed cachets incl. Mit Luftpost befordert/Postamt 9, Frankfurt (Main) etc. (27 + 5 cards) £40 to 60 £52.00
780
 UM
WWI military propaganda labels produced by Wentz, Berlin in seven original sheetlets of six with occasional perf splitting (one sheet separated). Attractive & uncommon. Also 1915 cover with Red Cross label. (43) £40 to 50 £52.00
781
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1927-49 first flight covers (5) 1927 Deutsches Lufthansa Braunschweig - Brocken special Hindenburg card, 1928 AB Aero fourth experimental flight Bremen - Malmo with cachet - scarce (believed only 25 items flown on this leg), 1931 Do-X flight Lisbon - Rio De Janeiro, posted on board, franked 4mk Zeppelin stamp, red cachet, 1948 B.E.A Berlin - Hamburg with cachet, 1949 another for Berlin - Dusseldorf. (5) £80 to 100 £80.00
782
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930-40 (Circa) German Sculpture - lovely range of photo culture cards featuring the works of Arno Breker, Hans Haffenvichtes, Richard Scheibe, Robert Stielev, Hans Auker etc. with emphasis on nudes. Provided by an interesting range of pictures in Berlin - all fine. £65 to 90 £65.00
783
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930's-40's THIRD REICH collection of various propaganda cards, postal stationery, commemorative special cancellations, printed commercial advertising on envelopes from the period, noted - propaganda cards for 'The Eternal Jew,' 1938 Hitler's State Visit to Italy postcard, similar multi franked illustrated covers for the visit, registered airmail covers, commercial mail with stickers, NSDAP official mail covers etc. (45 covers + pieces) £80 to 100 £290.00
784
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930's-40's THIRD REICH collection housed in two albums of various propaganda cards, postal stationery, commemorative special cancellations etc, registered mail, airmails, multi franked etc. Highlights incl. 1936 10th Anniv of Part Rally in Weimar coloured card, 1935 War Veterans Day, Kassel, 1932 National Socialist Flying Sports Day card, slogan cancel, registered mail, Coca Cola advertising, 1935 card for 125th Anniv of Munich Oktoberfest, 1940 unusual cover franked with Sickness Benefit stamp, Bohemia & Moravia and Gen Govt covers, two propaganda cards re Capitulation of France etc. (68) £200 to 250 £260.00
785
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930's-40's THIRD REICH collection of propaganda cards, postal stationery, mail from the period with special commemorative pmks etc. with 1938 Nurnberg Party Rally cards incl. scarce types, 1938 Day of the Stamp, 1936 Philatelic Day, PPC of Nazi Flag - sender writes 'We belong together now and we are a big Reich and the talk is happy & grateful to our leader the beloved Adolf Hitler,' Breslau Sports Tournament several cards & covers, State Visit of Hungarian Regent, State Visit of Regent Admiral Horthy etc. Well worth viewing. (66). £250 to 300 £720.00
786
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930's-40's THIRD REICH HITLER YOUTH small collection of eleven propaganda cards, some scarce also 20+ covers & cards with special pmks, children's cut-out Nazi figures, subjects incl. summer camps, Marine Hitler Youth, Jungmadel, Hoklandlager, Hitler Youth in Sudetenland & Poland, slogan cancels of 'monthly mottos' etc. Clean lot, well written up on leaves in protectors. £100 to 150 £165.00
787
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930's-40's THIRD REICH quantity of covers, postcards, c.t.o & envelope fronts, a few Bohemia & Moravia covers with special cancels, plus roller cancels on piece etc. (approx 400 items). £50 to 70 £135.00
788
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Dornier Do X flight card franked 1m & 3m Airs, cancelled on board and bears Rio arrival mark with red cachet. £60 to 75 N/S
789
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Dornier Do X flight to New York franked 4m Zeppelin, tied Friedrichshafen on board c.d.s. with 'Dornier' circular d/stamp & red pictorial cachet,everse bears Rio transit. £50 to 65 N/S
790
Block larger than four or stamp booklet
1931 July 14th Air booklet exploded, complete covers, Luftpost labels & two pairs of 15pf (4), 10pf (6), 20pf (4) with binding margins, perfs trimmed a little at top (panes x2 Cat. £700). Complete booklet Cat. £1400 £150 to 200 £190.00
791
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Nuremberg Rally folded telegram form used 31.3.1935 depicts an eagle above Swastika flags. (1) £30 to 50 £105.00
792
Used on piece or front
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933-36 & 1940-44 range of covers, cards, pieces all collected for pmk interest. (over 300 items) £40 to 65 £40.00
793
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933-45 THIRD REICH collection of propaganda cards from the period incl. Hitler cards, scarcer coloured types incl. The Eternal Jew, 1939 Anti Bolshevic Exhibition, 1937 Reichsparteitage, 1938 Four Power Conference, also concentration camp mail from Auschwitz, Dachau etc, cover addressed to Albert Speer in Spandau prison with appropriate official acceptance h/stamp. (56+) £450 to 550 £660.00
794
 M
1933-45 THIRD REICH, fine M collection neatly laid out in a Lindner hingeless album (complete) incl. several scarcer sets. Noted - 1933 Chicago flight Zeppelin set, 1933 Wagner set, 1933 Welfare Fund M/Sheet, 1934 Air set, 1934 Welfare Fund set, 1935 OSTROPA M/Sheet, 1935 Welfare Fund set, 1939 Danzig Optd set etc. Nice clean lot. Cat. approx £7000 (SG). £700 to 1000 £860.00
795
 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 reg 'Magdeburg - Sudenburg 1' franked various combinations incl. Mi.S126 (Cat. 320€) Two pages - nicely displayed. (5 combinations, 1 cover) Total Cat. 628€. £70 to 90 N/S
796
 Unused
1935 OSTROPA M/Sheet, unused (gum removed as usual), some minor perf splitting & small fault on wmk 'O' of OSTROPA, SG.MS576a, Cat. £1300. £120 to 160 N/S
797
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936-41 selection of propaganda cards (24) incl. 1936 20th German Shooting Competition in Leipzig, 1934 official Reichsparteitage card, 1934 fund raising card for Winter-Hilfswerk, 1938 Plebiscite in Austria, 1938 Liberation of Asch, Sudetenland, 1938 15th Anniv of Putsch in Munich, 1941 Day of German Police, 1942 Hitler receiving flowers from young girl in Hitler Youth etc. Nice group, generally fine. £150 to 200 £400.00
798
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 £50.00
799
Used on piece or front
Used (on letter or envelope)
1937-39 accumulation of special postmarks covering every aspect of life in the Third Reich in the years immediately prior to the outbreak of war. Mainly on plain postcards c.t.o. Roughly arranged by year 1937 (177 items), 1938 (195), 1939 (113). Subjects incl. the Eternal Jew Exhibition, Day of German Art, Army Day, Day of German Police, Winter Relief, philatelic & colonial exhibitions, sporting competitions, SA, KDF, Hitler Youth, Fliegerkorps, hunting exhibitions, party rallies etc. Plus a range of town & city pictorial pks, numerous examples with his pencil notes in tiny handwriting from the collection of Julius Bochmann, the famous collector who wrote the definitive catalogue of German postmarks (484 items). Generally good condition, minor duplication, needs sorting. £80 to 120 £150.00
800
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939 telegram folded forms, each with fine illustration incl. sailing ship showing a swastika flag, another depicts Hitler saluting from a motor vehicle, mountain scenes etc. (5 different), VF. £60 to 90 £125.00
801
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940's (mainly) range of covers & cards incl. several feldpost covers, POW mail to England (2), Polizei - Division SS, attractive frankings incl. se-tenants, Allied Occupation of Austria, German Hitler issues Surcharged on cover, General Govt etc. Interesting range. (57) £100 to 120 £120.00
802
Used (on letter or envelope)
1940's cash paid covers with different 'gebuhr bezahlt' marks incl. uncommon parcel card, one with Berlin 12pf stamp, Berlin 24pf triangles etc. (23) £40 to 60 N/S
803
Used (on letter or envelope)
1941 set of six 'Victory is our Flags' 6pf Hindenburg stationery propaganda cards, VFU with special cancels. (6) £40 to 50 £62.00
804
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) £80 to 100 N/S
  • Germany - West
805
 UM
 M
1949-59 UM or M collection on hingeless Lighthouse leaves, appears complete, the 1951 Posthorns are M, although a high percentage are UM. Highlights incl. 1949 Parliament set UM (Cat. £135), 1949 Centenary of Stamps UM (Cat. £120), 1949 UPU UM (Cat. £80), 1950 Bach UM (Cat. £165), 1951 Philatelic Exhibition UM(Cat. £120), 1951 St. Mary's Church UM - 10pf tone (Cat. £270), 1952 Relief Fund UM (Cat. £140), 1953 Relief Fund UM (Cat £100), 1953 Transport UM (Cat. £100), 1954-60 Pres Heurs Defin set UM (Cat. £350) etc. SG Cat as UM £5800+ (218) £200 to 400 £350.00
  • Germany - Berlin
806
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
807
 UM
 Used
1949-88 substantial collection of M or UM & VFU (mainly both), also covers written up on leaves & housed in ten Senator or similar albums. A very comprehensive coverage with most of the better items incl. 1950 DEBRA M/Sheet UM & FU, another on cover, 1951 Friendship with China set M & FU, 1953 Karl Marx pair of M/Sheets M, another VFU similar IMPERF, 1955 Eagles M/Sheet M & FU, another on cover and so on through to the 1980's. A super lot rarely offered in such depth, must be viewed to be appreciated. £1000 to 1400 N/S
808
 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
  • Germany - Colonies
809
 M
 Used
COLLECTION of M & U on leaves with ranges of Yacht issues from Cameroun, Caroline, German East Africa, German S. W. Africa Kiaochow, Marshall Islands, Samoa, Togo. (115+ a few covers) £100 to 150 £300.00
 
   
       
   
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