Lot 2690Kiauchau, 1905, $1½ Black Violet, neatly tied on piece by 1906 Tsingtau town cancel, choice centering, rich color, Extremely Fine, an attractive used high value. Michel No. 26 €2,000 ($2,200).
Scott No. 31 $1,700.
Lot 2691Marshall Islands, Jaluit, Marschall Inseln, 24/1 95, cds ties Germany 20pf ultramarine (49) on cover to Aachen, Germany; small edge tear at right, reverse with Sydney (2.27) and Inden (4.8) transits; small edge tear, a Very Fine forerunner use.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 2692Samoa, 1900, 5pf green, horizontal pair, well centered, tied by "Apia, 9.2 12" cds on blue cover to Germany endorsed "via Fiji-Vancouver", original letter datelined "Japatapao, 8/2/12", Very Fine. Michel No. 8.
Scott No. 58 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 2693Saar, 1930-32 South American Zeppelin Flights, 2 items; 1930 South America flight post card via Pernambucco to Recife (Sieger 57G, only 76 cards flown), and a 1932 South American flight cover Freidrichshafen to Recife (Sieger 157), Very Fine.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 2694German Occupation of Croatia, 1944 Storm Division Souvenir Sheet, o.g., never hinged (faint fingerprint on gum on selvage edge), bright and fresh, Very Fine.
Scott No. B76 $1,650.
Current Opening Bid: $375
Lot 2695German Occupation of Zara, 1943, 10c deep brown, type I overprint, corner margin block of 15 (positions 71/95), o.g., never hinged, position 73 showing "e" with short tail variety, fresh and Very Fine; with 2001 S. Sismondo certificate.
Sassone No. 2 €3,750 ($4,130).
Lot 2696Saar, 1948 Flood souvenir sheets complete, plus the semi-postal single, o.g., never hinged, all bright and fresh, a Very Fine set. Michel No. Blocks 1-2.
Scott No. B64a,CB1a, CB1 $1,149.
Lot 2697Allied Occupation - Bizone, 1948, 2pf-84pf Numerals complete, Post Horn "Band" overprints, blocks of 4, o.g., never hinged, all bright and fresh, strong vibrant colors, a Very Fine set; signed. Scott No. 585A-593 $1,500 for singles.
Michel No. 52 I-68 I €2,000 ($2,200).
Lot 2698Allied Occupation - Bizone, 1948, 2pf-84pf Numerals complete, Post Horn "Net" overprints, blocks of 4, o.g., never hinged, all bright and fresh, strong vibrant colors, a Very Fine set; signed. Scott No. 593A-599 $2,400.
Michel No. 52 II-68 II €3,200 ($3,530).
Lot 2699Allied Occupation - Bizone, 1948, 1pf-80pf Numerals, unofficial Post Horn "Band" overprints complete, blocks of 4, o.g., never hinged, bright and pristine, rich colors, a Very Fine set; signed.
Michel No. I/I-IX/I €2,400 for singles ($2,640).