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Displaying 1 - 20 of 27 Lots in Category - Germany




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

C of A - Postal History




387

c

a

1936 philatelic cover from New York USA to Victoria "Via Zeppelin Von Hindenburg" with Times Square cancels & large Lakehurst Zeppelin cachet in purple at left, Melbourne arrival b/s of 30MY36. Very scarce. [Rodney Perry's commercial cover from the same flight sold at auction for $5290. It was noted there that the covers were carried from London per Imperial Airways " Aurora" which developed engine trouble at Penang. A similar cover sold at our auction on 6/3/2015 for $1521]

750.00

No longer available




388

cl

b

1938 Tait Brothers airmail cover to Germany with rare franking of CofA Wmk 10/- grey & pink (Cat $1750 on cover) & QM 1d green for the late fee tied by 'SHIP MAIL ROOM/MELBOURNE' cds, Athens transit b/s & Greek Currency Control cachet on the face, minor blemishes. The rate was 1/6d per half-ounce so this item is either overpaid (1/-) or, less likely, underpaid 6d. [NB: there was no airmail cds at the Melbourne GPO until 1939]

1500.00

No longer available

GERMAN COLONIES


611

**

a+

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: c.1908 (?) embossed 'KAISERL.DEUTSCHE POSTAGENTUR/[eagle]/NAURU/MARSHALL- INSELN' letter-seal, full unmounted o.g. Superb!

100.00

No longer available




612

c

c

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1907 philatelic cover with Marshalls 30pf & manuscript "Nauru/7 2 07", repaired tear at the top & some staining/toning.

350.00

No longer available




613

c

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: another similarly serviced but very fine philatelic cover of the same date with Marshalls 20pf - plausibly paying the double letter rate - a couple of tiny imperfections. Ex John Darnell.

600.00

$650.00T






614

c

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1909 commercial cover (front only) to Austria with 10pf & 20pf tied by two light but clear strikes of the Nauru cds, 'Nauru/(Marshall Ins.)' registration label with the number amended as was common practice.

300.00

No longer available




615

c

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1909 correctly rated philatelic cover to Germany with 3pf x2 & 25pf tied by light but clear strikes of the Nauru cds, 'Nauru/(Marshall Ins.)' registration label with the number amended, 'PFORZHEIM' arrival b/s, some very minor toning on the reverse only.

250.00

No longer available




616

ps

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: commercial usage of 10pf Postal Card to England with Nauru cds, message headed "SS Ocean Queen moored off Nauru (Pleasant Iland)" states "...ye sea off ye reef is too deep to anchor...wd be of little importce but for...large phosphate workings...sharks are a danger...Natives are rich & labourers have to be brought eg fr China (coolies) & ye Caroline Is kanakas..." Ex Keith Buckingham & John Darnell. [Illustrated by Buckingham at page 2]

350.00

$270.00T






617

c

(a-)

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1910 cover with private 'Drucksache' (= printed matter) h/s in blue & solo franking of 3pf tied by fine Nauru cds, to Germany with Sydney transit backstamp & manuscript endorsement on the face "Received in/Ship Room without/contents/GM/7.11.10", ironed-out vertical fold. Ex John Darnell.

350.00

No longer available






618

c

a

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1910 cover to Nauru with Marshalls 5pf pair tied by two fine strikes of the 'DEUTSCHE SEEPOST/ JALUIT-/LINIE/1.7/10' cds used aboard the "Germania", Jaluit transit b/s of the next day & Nauru arrival b/s of 17.9/[10]. Friedrich Steuer Certificate (1995). [The "Germania" was en route to Hong Kong. The cover was offloaded at Jaluit to be put on the next southbound vessel]

350.00

No longer available




619

ps

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1911 commercial usage of 5pf Postal Card to Germany with superb strike of the Nauru cds, the message signed "PH Kayser/Nauru/Marschall-Inseln" (with the archaic 'c' in 'Marschall' crossed-out) requests copies of two books on technical drawing. Ex John Darnell.

400.00

No longer available




620

ps

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1913 5pf Postal Card with commemorative overprint '2. Oktober/1888***1913/...' on the reverse, locally addressed & CTO, Bothe guarantee handstamp on the reverse. [The overprint was for the 25th Anniversary of the German flag being raised in Nauru]

150.00

No longer available




621

ps

a-

MARSHALL ISLANDS - NAURU: 1913 5pf Postal Card to Berlin with very fine Nauru cds, message signed "HH Grimme" requests electrical catalogues & asks for a quote for a wholesale order. To whom did he expect to on-sell them!?

250.00

No longer available

MALAYA - Postal History




655

c

c

1887 commercial usage of 3c blue Postal Card to Saxony with 22mm 'SINGAPORE/OC5/87' cds & a very fine strike of the rare French mailboat 'POSS.ANGL/6/OCT/87/PAQ FR No7' d/s in red ('N' Omitted; Salles #1934var with sans serif year), creased at left with crude "sticky" tape repair on the reverse, full message in German.

300.00

No longer available




658

c

b

1900 PPC of the Singapore (?) "Cricket Club" endorsed "Feld Post" to Germany with Straits 3c brown tied by 'KAIS DEUTSCHE/MARINE-/SCHIFFSPOST/ No 70 /7 10/00' cds, 'WINDERSHEIM' arrival cds, minor soiling. The ship was en route to China in response to the Boxer Rebellion.

350.00

No longer available

NEW GUINEA - German (Deutsch) New Guinea Postal History




692

L

b

1914 (Jan 20) "Zusammenstellung" (= letter bill) for two Seepost letters ex SS "Prinz Waldemar", with two superb strikes of a small 'Maron/(Deutsch-Neuguinea)' handstamp, a bit aged.

200.00

$220.00








693

cps

INWARDS MAIL: Mail from Germany comprising four 1904-06 PPCs (one with Bavarian 5pf, another with Seepost cds & 'PENANG TO SINGAPORE' mail sorter cds), 1907 2pf+3pf Postal Card with full message and 1907 & 1908 covers (the first to Karl Viewig with lengthy letter & background info from the internet) all with 'HERBERTSHOHE' arrival cds, also 1906 10pf 'Kartenbrief' with 'MAX WARMING/HAMBURG' label & superb 'STEPHANSORT' arrival cds & June 1914 mercantile postcard to Herbertshohe with Sydney DLO endorsements & 'PASSED BY CENSOR/25JE15/=C.S=' cds in violet (faults), generally good to very fine. (Qty 10 items)

400.00

$320.00








694

cps

INWARDS MAIL: 1905 (stamp missing) & 1910 PPCs from Japan, 1908 uprated 5h Postal Card from Moravia (Austria) with full message, a very fine 1919 cover from Switzerland, and a very spotty 1909 uprated KEVII 1d Envelope from New Zealand. (Qty 5)

200.00

No longer available




695

c

a

INWARDS MAIL: 1889 cover from Wurttemburg to "Finschhafen/Kaiser Wilhelmsland/Neu Guinea" with 10pf pair tied by 'URACH' cds, Genoa & Soerabaja transit b/s, surprisingly fine for such an early inwards item. Ex Fred Pearson: sold for $2128 at the Prestige auction of 5/12/2003. [The first postal agency in German New Guinea opened at Finschhafen in 1888, and closed in 1892. This is one of the earliest inwards items to New Guinea that we have seen. The addressee, Dr Carl Weinland was Medical Officer with the Neu-Guinea Compagnie. Was he the same person as "Dr Wendland", referred to several times in "Governor in New Guinea" by Albert Hahl (1937, English translation by Sack & Clark 1980)?]

2000.00

$2,000.00






696

c

b

INWARDS MAIL: 1890 (Apr 10) commercial usage of Bavarian 10pf Postal Card to Dr Carl Weinland at Stephansort, no arrival cds (as was the normal practice before 1895), minor blemishes. Rare usage to Stephansort before the Neu-Guinea Compagnie headquarters were relocated there early in 1892. [Dr Weinland arrived in May 1889. he died of malaria at Finschhafen in March 1891]

350.00

No longer available


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