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Lot 10699
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German Area, Collection 1875-1990's, collection in stockbook with manila stock pages containing over 1,500 stamps neatly ranged in ascending order with individual items up to $200, items ranging from Scott 30//1908, B3//B963 and 3N14//3N8b, generally F.-V.F. 2017 Scott $3,405 (Owner's) .
Suggested Bid $160
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Realized $80.
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Lot 10700
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German Area, Collection Balance, 1850's-1960's, containing 100 large European style large black stock cards full of stamps, with four cards filled with early States including some nice unidentified large numerals of Bavaria and Thurn and Taxis issues, a few early mint and used Imperial Eagles and a section of specialized Belgium overprints on Germania issue with various overprint "fly speck" varieties, a nice little collection balance that couldn't possibly be thoroughly examined, so who knows what else you might find here? generally F.-V.F. appearance.
Suggested Bid $160
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Realized $80.
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Lot 10701

German States: Bavaria, Bishops letters collection, 1839-69, a synod of 19, both handwritten and pre-printed with some expertized, all neatly corner-mounted on homemade Lindner pages; include an extremely rare precancelled 3Kr on cover (sent Eschenbach to Regensburg), a double-rate franking from Regensburg to Augsburg, an unlisted Tolz cancel type, a very scarce (and very pretty) Fridorfing-to-Munich item, an 1865 mind-boggling (and fear-of-God-inducing, if you were the postman) letter from Archbishop Gregor sent Geisenhausen to Munich, etc., etc.; several featuring Thimble cancels, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, one to view, in person or online, striking and uncommon material, .
Suggested Bid $650
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Realized $550.
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Lot 10702
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German States: Bavaria, [Cancels], 1834-57, thimble cancels collection, 34 in all on folded letters, each neatly corner-mounted on homemade pages in a slipcased Lindner hingeless binder; arranged by geographical area; note Bayreuth dotted-circle mark, an 1836 Bamburg-to-Hofheim letter with Registered "Chargé" straightline auxiliary, an 1847 letter from the Pensions Service (Rentenamt) of Gerolzhofen (with Neuses cancel), plus a half-circle 1847 Wirtheim letter (scarce marking from the period, as the town was lost to Prussia in the 1866 War); most in black (including one on a turned letter), but note a number of blue, red and even blue green cancels, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, nothing evil this way comes; inspect in full online.
Suggested Bid $500
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Realized $250.
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Lot 10703
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German States: Bavaria, Postage Due, 1862, 3kr black (Scott J1), bottom sheet margin block of 4, unused without gum, ample to large margins with full dividing line at left and right; minute pinhole in upper right stamp, otherwise Very Fine, signed Richter.
Michel P 1; €400 +++ ($450). Scott $325 +++ .
Suggested Bid $100
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Realized $60.
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Lot 10704

Germany, [Stamp Dealer] 1930-43, 48 items: 9 postal cards; 16 post cards & 23 covers (8 reg., 2 COD), variously franked, inspect, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $200
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Realized $100.
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Lot 10705

Germany, [Stamp Dealer] 1935-41 with dealer's labels, 7 items: one post card & 7 covers (2 reg.), Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $70
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Realized $36.
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Lot 10706

Germany, [Stamp Dealer] 1956-2004, group of modern covers incl. 3 post cards, variously franked, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $45
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Realized $24.
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Lot 10707

Germany, 1920, wrapper to Canton China, franked with 30pf Germania (123), with red boxed letter return handstamp on reverse, uncommon on wrapper, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $50
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Realized $26.
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Lot 10708

Germany, 1920, National Assembly, 2.50m dark grayish lilac (Scott 114 var.), sheet of 50, split into two blocks of 25 each, HAN #H4891-20, o.g., never hinged; small stain lower left margin, and one stamp torn, otherwise Very Fine.
Michel 115d; €1,250 ($1,400).
Suggested Bid $50
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Realized $30.
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Lot 10709

Germany, 1933, Lufthansa meter slogans, to 1938, 3 full covers and 4 cuts, each with a different slogan including one for the 1936 Olympics, a very scarce array of these wonderful aviation slogans, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $50
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Realized $26.
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Lot 10710

Germany, Airmail, 1930, 2m-4m So. America Flight Zeppelins complete (Scott C38-C39), used on piece, F.-V.F.
Michel 438-439. Scott $800 .
Suggested Bid $250
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Realized $130.
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Lot 10711
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Germany, Airmail, 1931, Polar Flight Zeppelins, 1m-4m complete (Scott C40-C42), F.-V.F.
Michel 456-458. Scott $985 .
Suggested Bid $225
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Realized $120.
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Lot 10712

Germany, Special air etiquettes for rocket flights, 2 types, 4 colors of each, scarce to rare, hard to find full sets, Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $50
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Realized $26.
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Lot 10713
Germany, 1912, Gordon Bennett Balloon Meet, 27 labels in many different colors with wonderful motifs of balloon & Zep, hard to find in this number.
Suggested Bid $90
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Realized $45.
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Lot 10714
Germany, 1912, Nurnberg Flight Week stamps, 13 oversized stamps of plane over city, various colors including one very scarce with larger margins, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $50
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Realized $26.
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Lot 10715

Germany, 1912, items for National-Flugspende, 5 poster stamps plus used post card plus Flugspende medal, hard group to put together, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $50
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Realized $26.
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Lot 10716
Germany, 1913, poster stamps for Gerner-Brau, Munich, gorgeous color set of 20 by Seck showing the famous planes of the day, must see to appreciate, Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $100
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Realized $50.
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Lot 10717
Germany, 1913, South German Flight stamps, 28 from a set of 30, large stamps with images of the preparation & take-off, wonderful historic documents.
Suggested Bid $160
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Realized $80.
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Lot 10718
Germany, 1913, aviation exhibition stamps, 20 including large rare Prinz Heinrich-Flug, 6 for Schleswig Aero Club, etc., well worth looking at, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $60
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Realized $30.
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Lot 10719
Germany, 1913-25, aviation as advertising, 4 rare stamps including by Erdt & Hohlwein (1 each), masters of graphic design, highly sought after, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $60
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Realized $50.
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Lot 10720
Germany, 1913, aviator stamp images as used on magazine covers, 13 stamps, 10 for Das Deutsche Auto sports magazine (Garros, 5 Chavez & 4 plane), various colors + 3 for Tosolini's Sport-Magazine (Garros & 2 Latham).most interesting aviation thematics from a long set of various sports, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $60
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Realized $30.
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Lot 10721
Germany, 1913, balloon poster stamps, 22 poster stamps including 1912 Gordon Bennett & 1913 Hamburg (2), interesting images, examine, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $50
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Realized $26.
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Lot 10722
Germany, 1914, aviation stamps for Garner-Brau & Bavarian Aero-Club, 2 complete sets of 12, each designed by Seck with striking & colorful images (all diff.), Garner-Brau (beer) imperf., Bavarian perf., would frame beautifully! Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $120
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Realized $60.
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Lot 10723
Germany, 1914-15, Flugsport Series, WWI imprints, 100 stamps each with bottom imprint of the place & date of an air attack, no one know how many exist, some of the imprints are in more than one color, the student will want to trace the various incidents, in a group these are difficult to find.
Suggested Bid $200
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Realized $110.
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Lot 10724
Germany, 1914, WWI patriotic labels, 118 stamps, mostly aviation including full set of 20 fundraising stamps for flyers' home, many scarce diecuts, etc, examine, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $160
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Realized $80.
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Lot 10725
Germany, 1914, WWI patriotic labels, aviation fundraising, 127 stamps: 28 designs in various colors & shades, hard to put together these days, good start for serious collector, must examine to appreciate, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $160
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Realized $80.
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Lot 10726
Germany, 1914, Municipal aviation Club pennant stamps, 15 from a long set of about 70 (no one has a full set), each is rare in & of itself, made for W. Jentzsch of Dresden, purveyor of Eno bakery products, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $160
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Realized $80.
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Lot 10727
Germany, 1914, Flugsport Series, 156 from a long set showing various German planes & aviation activities (a few dups.), perfect for the aviation student.
Suggested Bid $160
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Realized $80.
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Lot 10728
Germany, 1914, aviation stamps for Metzeler, 69 stamps, aviation themes selected from long set, 7 diff. images in various colors including Bleriot & Wright planes, plane over Tripoli, etc. + rare Bleriot imperf.& multicolor, fascinating lot, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $120
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Realized $60.
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Lot 10729
Germany, 1914-62, aviation exhibition stamps, 22 stamps including rare large 1914 Prinz Heinrich Flight & 1928 ILA in English, later ones with classic Art Deco images.
Suggested Bid $60
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Realized $30.
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Lot 10730
Germany, 1914, Flugsport Series w/ advertisers imprints, 39 stamps, bottom imprints were placed by businesses throughout Europe, no one knows how many, a fascinating window into cultural history.
Suggested Bid $60
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Realized $30.
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Lot 10731
Germany, 1935, "Taschenbuch der Luftwaffe", complete set of 102 photos mounted in beautiful gilded softbound book, produced for Dickens Cigarettes, not often seen, excellent condition.
Suggested Bid $90
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Realized $45.
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Lot 10732
Germany, 1960, aviation stamps for Peterbild, 94, 2 colors, all diff. images of worldwide planes, published by Kleine in Hannover for Peterbid (distributor of poster stamps), very interesting & useful lot for the thematic collector, not seen by us, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $80
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Realized $40.
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Lot 10733

Germany, 1929 (Mar 25-27), Orient Flight, franked with 2mk Zep stamp, usual handstamps, Very Fine.
Sieger 23 I.A.
Suggested Bid $60
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Realized $30.
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Lot 10734

Germany, 1929 (Aug 15-29), Round-the-World Flight, Friedrichshafen - Lakehurst (Michel 31a), cover franked with a 2m & two 4m Zeppelins canceled Friedrichshafen, 15 Aug, and bearing all appropriate markings, Very Fine.
Sieger 30Ac; €500 ($560). Michel €365 ($410) .
Suggested Bid $80
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Realized $40.
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Lot 10735

Germany, 1936 (Aug 1), Hindenburg Olympic Flight, franked with Olympic stamps, bordpost, usual handstamp + LZ 129 real photo postcard with special Olympic cancel (not flown), Very Fine.
Sieger 427 Aa.
Suggested Bid $50
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Realized $26.
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Lot 10736

Germany, 1927 First Flight Junkers Corporation New York, C32, C33 (3) & C34 (6) tied by Dessau cds, addressed to NYC, with airmail etiquette, boxed red Zurich transit, and express by Junkers airplanes; repaired top left, cover is brittle, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $80
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Realized $40.
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Lot 10737

Germany, 1934, History of the Zeppelin, 18 cards from long sepia set produced in the mid-1930s, including LZ127, unusual in this quantity, Excellent.
Suggested Bid $60
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Realized $50.
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Lot 10738
Germany, 1930s, air baggage labels, 13 labels + 2 postcards including rare Deruluft, marvellous graphics, inspect, Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Suggested Bid $90
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Realized $45.
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Lot 10739

Germany, Royal Family card, featuring the two Hessian princes in Cossack uniforms bearing a 10pf Semi-Official Airmail and a 5pf Germania canceled Mainz, 16 June, with the month "6" written in by hand, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $45
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Realized $24.
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Lot 10740

Germany, Semi-Official Airmail, 1912, 20pf "E.EL.P.", F.-V.F.
Michel VI; €450 ($500).
Suggested Bid $140
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Realized $70.
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Lot 10741

Germany, Semi-Official Airmail, 1912, 20pf "E.EL.P.", o.g., never hinged, good color and centering; minor faults, Very Fine appearance, 2018 Jäschke-Lantelme Kurzbefund accompanies.
Michel VI; €450 ($500).
Suggested Bid $80
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Realized $50.
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Lot 10742

Germany, 1928, 8pf+7pf Coat of Arms, vertical 8pf + "Benutze" and 8pf + "X" (Michel S 54, S 62), each tied on small piece, serendipitously canceled with matching parts of the same "Goethe - Lessing, Jahr 1929, Braunschweig Wolfensbüttel" slogan cancel, Extremely Fine.
Scott B24. Michel €850 ($950) .
Suggested Bid $80
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Realized $40.
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Lot 10743
Germany, 1936 Olympics Photobook, 2 volumes, published by Cigaretten Bilderdienst Altona-Bahrenfeld, with photos of Hitler, Hindenburg, Jesse Owens neatly glued into the volumes, great ephemeral material, please peruse, F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $60
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Realized $30.
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Lot 10744

German Offices in the Turkish Empire, Forerunner, 1875, Germany 2m Numeral (Michel V 37e), horizontal pair tied on piece of parcel card by "Constantinopel 2" c.d.s. with stars, 16 Sep 1897, Very Fine. Michel €600+ ($670) .
Suggested Bid $100
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Realized $50.
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Lot 10745
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Germany: Danzig, Used Collection, 1920-39, on Lighthouse hingeless pages; includes a nice section of the early overprints and surcharges, 1920s definitives, some charity issues including the 1937 Magdeburg souvenir sheet, additional Postage Dues and Officials, etc., F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $180
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Realized $90.
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Lot 10746

German WWII Feldpost, 1944, "Agramer Overprint" Inselpost, a beautiful and highly uncommon lower left corner margin single with both row counting number at left and HAN number below; Plate I/3, o.g., lightly hinged; slight toning along roulettes, Very Fine, with 2018 Claus Petry BPP certificate.
Michel 10BbI/3.
Suggested Bid $80
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Realized $40.
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Lot 10747

Germany, Schwarzenberg Local Issue, 1945, 4pfg, horizontal pair, type 1, inverted overprint on left used between June 10 & July 22 1945, o.g., lightly hinged, Very Fine, signed Richter & Sturm.
Suggested Bid $200
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Realized $100.
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Lot 10748
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Germany: Soviet Zone - Berlin & Brandenburg, 1945, 5pf Bear of Berlin, perforation varieties, a fun trio, featuring a single imperforate, a zigzag-perforated single misperforated horizontally, plus a right margin pair misperforated (showing portions of six stamps), imperforate never hinged, single lightly hinged, pair appears never hinged but with offset on gum from sheet below, nonetheless, a Very Fine holding, specialist's delight.
Michel 1AA u x U vars.
Suggested Bid $60
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Realized $30.
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Lot 10749
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German Democratic Republic, 1952-53, 2pf-84pf Personalities issue, postally used, watermark 2, the complete set, actually having seen postal use (rather than being CTO); includes #338aY, and varieties of #339 and 340; one or two show some scrapings from handling, which here just adds to the value, Very Fine.
Michel 327-341; €1,000 ($1,120).
Suggested Bid $140
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Realized $80.
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Lot 10750

German Democratic Republic, 1953, Karl Marx souvenir sheets, perf & imperf (Scott 144a, 146a), each tied on an unaddressed cover by Berlin W8 Struggle for Unity & Peace Day pictorial cancels, 1 May 1954, Very Fine.
Michel Blocks 8A-B, 9A-B; €600+ ($670). Scott $800+ .
Suggested Bid $100
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Realized $50.
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Lot 10751

German Democratic Republic, 1953, Karl Marx souvenir sheets, perforated and imperforate (Scott 144a, 146a), clean o.g., never hinged, bright colors, Very Fine.
Michel Block 8A-B, 9A-B. Scott $480 .
Suggested Bid $80
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Realized $50.
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Lot 10752

Germany: Berlin, 1949 Red Overprints complete (Scott 9N21-9N34), o.g., lightly hinged, F.-V.F.
Michel 21-34; €550 ($620). Scott $409 .
Suggested Bid $80
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Realized $40.
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Lot 10753

Germany: Berlin, 1949 U.P.U. complete (Scott 9N35-9N41), o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Michel 35-41; €750 ($840). Scott $550 .
Suggested Bid $140
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Realized $70.
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Lot 10754
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Germany: Berlin, 1956-59, selection of First Day Sheets (ETBs), 39 in total, comprising Berlin #9N135//9N164 and 9NB17-9NB20, plus Federal Republic #738; toning and some foxing throughout, but difficult (and valuable) material, especially Bund ETB #1 (Scott #738, Michel €350) and Berlin ETB #17 (#9N135; Michel €380), F.-V.F., inspection invited.
Suggested Bid $140
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Realized $70.
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Lot 10755

Germany: Allied Occupation - Bizone, 1948, Worker with Posthorn "Band" overprint, 6pf violet, overprint both front and reverse (Michel 37 I R), right margin block of 4, o.g., never hinged, a real eye-catcher, with the roller overprint fully duplicated on the gum side, exceptionally fresh, Extremely Fine, unique as a block? . Michel €1,000 as four singles ($1,120) .
Suggested Bid $160
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Realized $80.
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Lot 10756
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Germany: Allied Occupation - Bizone, 1948, Numerals with Posthorn "Band" overprints, 2pf-30pf, with shades (Michel 52 I-63 I), complete less #59I (16pf), including the scarcer #56Ia and 56Ib shades; with shades, Very Fine overall.
Suggested Bid $100
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Realized $50.
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Lot 10757

Germany: Allied Occupation - Bizone, 1948, Numeral with Posthorn "Band" overprint, 2pf black, partial overprint (Michel 52 I var.), o.g., never hinged, a near-perfectly centered left margin single, with overprint ending just inside left inner oval surrounding the value tablet, Very Fine, unlisted in Michel, signed Dr. Dub.
Suggested Bid $100
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Realized $50.
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Lot 10758

Germany: Federal Republic, 1953 Heuss complete (Scott 702-721), o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Michel 177-196; €280 ($310). Scott $225 .
Suggested Bid $50
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Realized $34.
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Lot 10759
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Germany: Federal Republic, Essentially Complete Collection, 1945-74, neatly mounted in a Schwaneberger springback album, missing just a handful of individual items for completion; note Posthorns complete, strong Semi-Postals, souvenir sheets used and/or on cover, booklet singles and panes, etc., etc.; interesting array of material used on cover as well, with many items showing expo or slogan cancels, F.-V.F. or better, worth a look.
Suggested Bid $200
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Realized $100.
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