Lot 2790 /oGerman Area, Collection, 1840-1970's, of mint and used issues housed in three Scott albums; starting with well represented German States with Baden near complete, Bavaria strong with 1850 issues complete and many of the high values present, mint Breman from Scott #1A, Brunswick with 4-margin imperfs, Hanover complete to 1857 with good later, Thurn & Taxis with better issues present, etc., near complete Empire issues, similar Germania and Republic issues missing only the occasional scarce issue, semi-postals and other back-of-the-book including officials complete to 1934, few offices and an array of occupational issues with good to fair representation, Berlin and Republic issues, etc.; condition varies, owner's 1989 Scott cat $48,064.
Estimate $4,000 - 6,000.
Lot 2791 /o/German Area, Collection, housed in binders, stockbooks and sheet holders filling a large box; includes a KABE Deutsches Reich collection 1872-1980s nicely filled, Scott Specialty with Bund and DDR, stock book of se-tenants, book of Offices with cancel interest China, East Africa, album jam packed with a little bit of everything overprints, colonies, locals with much mint o.g., n.h., booklet panes & Zusammendrucke, many full sheets of General Gouvernement, propaganda items, quite a hodge-podge of useful material that upon inspection will reveal its value.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Lot 2792 /oGerman Area, Collection, 1872-1971, mint and used collection of a couple thousand stamps in mounts on quad pages in a Scott album, 19th and early 20th Century mostly used; begins with Empire through Germania, Reich issues, used Officials, WWII occupations, post-war mix of mint and used mint, some currency reform and DDR mint and used; please inspect.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Lot 2793 oGermany, Specialized Variety Stock, 1870-1923, neatly arranged and identified on stockpages in binder, with over 2,000 used expertised Germany stamps, several with certs., about 150 stamps from before the inflation period and the rest are inflation, huge cost just for the expertising fees, with better items (Michel cat of €50 and over) noted including Michel 37a, 42ba, 46aa, 47ba * 2, 48aa, 111b * 2, A113a IV, 149I, 186, 194c, 204b, 210-218, 230 W pair, 231b, pair, 233-4 * 2, 243b, 256c, 258-60, 287b, 303, 332Aa, 335B, 336B * 2, D82, D96, etc., dozens of items in the €25-50 range including 330A * 4; worth carful evaluation.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Lot 2794 /o/Germany, Collection, nearly all mint in 2 stock books; includes Reich WWII material, with some better sets, singles, quite a few Hitler souvenir sheets, second book post war occupation, some locals, better early DDR with many of the early souvenir sheets, a handful of 30+ covers and stationery with early Prussia usage, few early Reich, balance into the 40s, inspect for evaluation.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Lot 2795Germany, Inflationary Issue Collection, housed in 2 Lighthouse stock books and a mint sheet file representing more than 2,650 stamps and 22 full sheets; an exhaustive study of the inflation issues Scott 241-278, Michel 277-312, cleanly displayed in Michel order and majority identified by varieties, paper, printing, plate etc, with an abundance of singles, plate numbers, inscriptions, strips, blocks, multiples etc., owner's catalog in excess of €10,000 with all appearing mint n.h., a nice assembly and truly ideal for the specialist, please take the time to inspect.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 2796Germany, Cover Hoard, mix of thousands of cover completely filling large box; mostly 20th century retailing in the $2-20 range; includes much commemorative, propaganda and FDC's as well as commercial, 1930's Hindenberg issue Zusammendruck, inflationary & stationery usages, etc.; a wealth of material with possible surprises, inspection recommended.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 2797 /oGermany, Reich Propagnada & Commemorative Card and Cover Collection, 1933-45, of approximately 600-700 items arranged in 9 stock books; includes a fairly comprehensive range of picture post cards with many Fuhrer souvenir items, postal cards */o with many propaganda designs and series including Olympics, an array of special postmarks, early socialist party and anti-Jewish sentiment cards, etc.; worth review.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Lot 2798 /oGermany, Federal Republic & Berlin, Collection, 1948-2008, used collection with occasional mint on pages in 4 Scott albums, strong completion in modest duplication (usually x2) throughout; Federal Republic from 1948 virtually complete with the good early semi-postals in duplication, Berlin issues equally as strong with 1948 Berlin overprints complete x4 (Scott cat $2,532 each) plus much additional, 1949 von Stephan set x5 (cat $240 each) and later material present in similar fashion, semi-postals starting with 1949 Currency Victims set x2 (cat $410 each), etc.; nice material throughout.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Lot 2799Germany, Stock, 1951-2010, neatly presented in 4 loaded stock books with thousands of stamps; replete with mint material from early Bundespost and DDR and on, a multitude of sets, multiples, souvenir sheets, booklets, with very useful and pleasing duplication especially in the earlier issues, a very clean accumulation with majority n.h., excellent value with owners (2014) catalog of €14,650, please take the time to inspect.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.