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Sale 1220 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Thursday, 21 May, 2020

Category — German Area and Colonies thru Hungary

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
312
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 312, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryGERMAN EAST AFRICA, 1916, 2-1/2h-1r "Wuga" Provisionals (41 Footnote; Michel IIIW2, IIIS, IVW1, V), GERMAN EAST AFRICA, 1916, 2-1/2h-1r "Wuga" Provisionals (41 Footnote; Michel IIIW2, IIIS, IVW1, V)GERMAN EAST AFRICA, 1916, 2-1/2h-1r "Wuga" Provisionals (41 Footnote; Michel IIIW2, IIIS, IVW1, V). Six items, two 2-1/2h se-tenant pairs, one vertical and other horizontal, both lightly toned, two 7-1/2h se-tenant horizontal pairs, lightly toned and one block of four with selvage at bottom and horizontal se-tenant pairs and 1r with selvage at left, small tear at top, the latter two items without the usual toning associated with this issue, Very Fine and rare, produced by Evangelical Mission in Wuga by German East African authorities due to low supplies of current stamps, these were buried (to prevent capture by British) and recovered in 1922 with about 5-10% survival rate due to climate conditions, few low values signed, 1r with 1962 Pfenninger certificate, Michel €3,670

E. 500-750
900
313
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 313, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryGERMAN NEW GUINEA, 1898, 25pf Orange, Inverted Overprint (5a; Michel 5bK), GERMAN NEW GUINEA, 1898, 25pf Orange, Inverted Overprint (5a; Michel 5bK)GERMAN NEW GUINEA, 1898, 25pf Orange, Inverted Overprint (5a; Michel 5bK). Original gum, h.r., well-centered, Very Fine, only one sheet of 100 was printed with the inverted overprint, with 1979 Bothe certificate, Scott $2,250.00, Michel €2,800

E. 750-1,000
800
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314
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 314, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryGERMAN NEW GUINEA, 1913, 2pf and 1m Unissued New Guinea Expedition Zeppelins (Sieger I-II), GERMAN NEW GUINEA, 1913, 2pf and 1m Unissued New Guinea Expedition Zeppelins (Sieger I-II)GERMAN NEW GUINEA, 1913, 2pf and 1m Unissued New Guinea Expedition Zeppelins (Sieger I-II). Mint N.H., 2pf with selvage at right, exceedingly fresh, Very Fine, this set was never put into use due to the cancellation of the planned German-English expedition of New Guinea, Sieger €2,500

E. 1,000-1,500
2,200
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315
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 315, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryGERMAN NEW GUINEA, 1913, 1m Unissued New Guinea Expedition Zeppelin (Sieger II), GERMAN NEW GUINEA, 1913, 1m Unissued New Guinea Expedition Zeppelin (Sieger II)GERMAN NEW GUINEA, 1913, 1m Unissued New Guinea Expedition Zeppelin (Sieger II). Mint N.H., exceptionally fresh colors, Very Fine, printed but never put into use due to the cancellation of the planned German-English expedition of New Guinea, Sieger €1,000

E. 500-750
1,400
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316
 
Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 316, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryGERMAN SOUTH WEST AFRICA, 1906, 5pf Green (27; Michel 25), GERMAN SOUTH WEST AFRICA, 1906, 5pf Green (27; Michel 25)GERMAN SOUTH WEST AFRICA, 1906, 5pf Green (27; Michel 25). Tied to piece by complete Otjundaura 21.2.15 circular datestamp, certificate notes the piece itself is in need of conservation (it was split at top and glued back), the stamp is Very Fine, a rare local cancellation, with 2001 Steuer certificate

E. 400-500
425
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317
 
Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 317, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryGERMAN SOUTH WEST AFRICA, 1906, 10pf Light Rose (28; Michel 26), GERMAN SOUTH WEST AFRICA, 1906, 10pf Light Rose (28; Michel 26)GERMAN SOUTH WEST AFRICA, 1906, 10pf Light Rose (28; Michel 26). Tied on piece by portion of Okatjomboa circular postmark, bright and fresh, Very Fine, the rarest cancellation of German South West Africa, only a handful have been recorded

E. 500-750
475
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318
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 318, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryKIAUCHAU, 1900, 5pf on 10pf Carmine Rose, Type "d" (4; Michel 2, Type 1), KIAUCHAU, 1900, 5pf on 10pf Carmine Rose, Type "d" (4; Michel 2, Type 1)KIAUCHAU, 1900, 5pf on 10pf Carmine Rose, Type "d" (4; Michel 2, Type 1). H.r., wonderfully well-centered, rich color, Very Fine and choice, a scarce stamp in this pristine condition, with 2001 Jaschke-Lantelme certificate, Scott $3,250.00, Michel €4,000

E. 1,000-1,500
1,100
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319
 
Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 319, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryMARIANA ISLANDS, 1899, 25pf Orange, 48 Degree Overprint (15a; Michel 5I), MARIANA ISLANDS, 1899, 25pf Orange, 48 Degree Overprint (15a; Michel 5I)MARIANA ISLANDS, 1899, 25pf Orange, 48 Degree Overprint (15a; Michel 5I). With "17,50" value in selvage at top, tied on small piece by well-struck "Saipan, Marianen 1/4 99" circular datestamp (Sortie I), well-centered, Very Fine and choice, a rare stamp used within the correct time period, signed Lange and Kohler, with 1983 Bothe certificate, Scott $2,750.00, Michel €3,000

E. 500-750
800
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320
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 320, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryMARIANA ISLANDS, 1899, 25pf Orange, Inverted Overprint (15b; Michel 5bIIK), MARIANA ISLANDS, 1899, 25pf Orange, Inverted Overprint (15b; Michel 5bIIK)MARIANA ISLANDS, 1899, 25pf Orange, Inverted Overprint (15b; Michel 5bIIK). Lightly hinged, Fine and scarce, only one sheet of 100 was produced with the inverted overprint, signed Grobe and Dr. Lantelme, Scott $2,400.00, Michel €2,800

E. 750-1,000
800
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321
 
Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 321, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryMARIANA ISLANDS, 1901, 5m Slate and Carmine (29; Michel 19), MARIANA ISLANDS, 1901, 5m Slate and Carmine (29; Michel 19)MARIANA ISLANDS, 1901, 5m Slate and Carmine (29; Michel 19). Tied on piece by two strikes of Saipan 20.3.07 circular datestamps, well-centered, wonderfully fresh, Very Fine and choice example of this high value, with 1978 Bothe certificate, Scott $500.00, Michel €600

E. 200-300
200
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322
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 322, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryMARSHALL ISLANDS, 1897, 3pf Light Yellowish Brown, "Jaluit" Printing (1a; Michel 1Ia), MARSHALL ISLANDS, 1897, 3pf Light Yellowish Brown, "Jaluit" Printing (1a; Michel 1Ia)MARSHALL ISLANDS, 1897, 3pf Light Yellowish Brown, "Jaluit" Printing (1a; Michel 1Ia). With interpanneau gutter selvage at bottom, lightly hinged, excellent color, well-centered, Very Fine, a surprisingly scarce stamp, signed Kohler and Dr. Lantelme, with 1999 Steuer certificate, Scott $4,250.00, Michel €4,500

E. 1,000-1,500
1,600
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323
 
Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 323, German Area and Colonies thru HungarySAMOA, 1900, 5m Slate & Carmine (69; Michel 19), SAMOA, 1900, 5m Slate & Carmine (69; Michel 19)SAMOA, 1900, 5m Slate & Carmine (69; Michel 19). Selvage at left, tied on piece by complete Mulifanua 21.6.07 circular datestamp, with a second complete strike along side, brilliant color, Very Fine and choice, with 1999 Jaschke-Lantelme certificate, Scott $650.00, Michel €600

E. 200-300
200
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324
 
Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 324, German Area and Colonies thru HungarySAMOA, 1900, 5m Slate & Carmine (69; Michel 19), SAMOA, 1900, 5m Slate & Carmine (69; Michel 19)SAMOA, 1900, 5m Slate & Carmine (69; Michel 19). Selvage at right, tied on piece by two complete strikes of Fagamalo 7.3.14 circular datestamps, rich colors, Very Fine, signed Engel, Scott $650.00, Michel €600

E. 200-300
140
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325
 
German Colonies and Offices Abroad Collection. Balance of an advanced collection, containing many better singles and sets, such as the Caroline Islands and Mariana Islands 48-degree overprints, Offices Abroad sets to the 5-mark, four "China" handstamps, strong Kiauchau, with several 1900 5pf overprints and the 1905 Kaiser Yacht set, better items usually signed or with certificates, also some booklets and booklet panes, a few minor flaws, overwhelmingly Fine-Very Fine, substantial catalogue value involved with this desirable collection

E. 4,000-5,000
7,500
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326
 
German Colonies Cancel Collection. Over 350 stamps on piece and sixteen covers or cards, all Colonies and Offices represented, German East Africa and German South West Africa have the most, majority are the lower values, though there are values to 5-marks, a large number show the entire cancel on the piece, wide range with slight duplication and scarcer cancels will be found, Fine-Very Fine strikes, this would make an excellent basis on which to expand

E. 1,500-2,000
7,500
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327
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 327, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryGERMAN OCCUPATION OF ALSACE, 1940, 6pf Dark Green, Inverted Overprint (France N30a; Michel 4K), GERMAN OCCUPATION OF ALSACE, 1940, 6pf Dark Green, Inverted Overprint (France N30a; Michel 4K)GERMAN OCCUPATION OF ALSACE, 1940, 6pf Dark Green, Inverted Overprint (France N30a; Michel 4K). Minor h.r., well-centered and fresh, Very Fine, only 100 issued, with 1996 Krischke certificate, Scott $1,500.00, Michel €600

E. 300-400
425
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328
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 328, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryGERMANY, 1943 Indian National Army (Azah Hind) Group, GERMANY, 1943 Indian National Army (Azah Hind) GroupGERMANY, 1943 Indian National Army (Azah Hind) Group. Consisting of Michel IA-VIA, IB-VIIB (including all three varieties of the 1r+2r), VIIIA-XA, and a top sheet-margin block of four of VIIb (Brunel befund), Mint N.H., Very Fine, Michel €2,428

E. 400-500
700
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329
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 329, German Area and Colonies thru HungarySAAR, 1924, 4fr Unexploded Booklet of Three Panes (Michel MH1), SAAR, 1924, 4fr Unexploded Booklet of Three Panes (Michel MH1)SAAR, 1924, 4fr Unexploded Booklet of Three Panes (Michel MH1). Blue and brown covers, Mint N.H., fresh and Very Fine, a rarely offered booklet, the only one produced by Saar, Michel €2,600

E. 750-1,000
500
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330
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Saar Collection. Mostly Unused on album pages, German issues appear to be complete for major Scott numbers, a few French issue including the two souvenir sheets, many "extras", with over 30 covers, a few blocks, revenue stamps, and plate proof sets of the 1934 Volkshilfe in both blue and brown, mainly Fine-Very Fine

E. 1,000-1,500
2,100
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331
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Sale Number 1220, Lot Number 331, German Area and Colonies thru HungaryHUNGARY, 1931, 1p and 2p Zeppelins, Imperforate (C24-C25 var; Michel 478U-479U), HUNGARY, 1931, 1p and 2p Zeppelins, Imperforate (C24-C25 var; Michel 478U-479U)HUNGARY, 1931, 1p and 2p Zeppelins, Imperforate (C24-C25 var; Michel 478U-479U). Mint N.H. blocks of four, large margins, rich colors, Very Fine and choice, Scott $1,500.00 (as hinged singles), Michel €2,800 (as Mint N.H. singles)

E. 400-500
1,500
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