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January 11-12, 2006

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Lot #1392
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
1890 Forerunners, registered cover from Lamu, franked with 3pf, 5pf (2), 10pf and 20pf Reichspost, all cancelled by "Lamu Ostafrika 1.9.90" cds, the First Day of Sale of these stamps in Lamu, v.f., with 1979 Bothecert. A rare "First Day Cover" from German East Africa
Envelope
Catalog #Mi.V45a/58a
Unsold
Lot #1393
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
1890-99 Forerunners, Eagle Issue, Germany 20pf ultramarine, vertical strip of three, tied on piece by three excellent strikes of "Dar es Salaam", v.f., signed Bothe
Catalog #Mi.V48d
Unsold
Lot #1394
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
1893 2pe-25pe surcharges, complete set of five, 10pesa in red, 25 "pesa" in small letters, each handstamped "Werthlos", unused, couple with minor flaws, otherwise fine-v.f., with 1998 Steuer cert. This set originatesfrom the archives of Reichsdruckerei in Berlin, very rare
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Catalog #Mi.1-5P
Price Realized
$750.00

Lot #1395
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
1900 registered 5pe stationery reply card, additionally franked and sent from Dar Es Salaam via Suez and Port Said to Beirut, return portion unused, v.f.
Envelope
Price Realized
$130.00

Lot #1396
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
1901 Yacht, cplt to 40pe, overprinted Specimen, l.h. or n.h., fine-v.f., signed Bothe
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Catalog #Mi.11-18S
Catalog Value Euro 450
Unsold
Lot #1397
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
1901 2pe-40pe, set of eight, overprinted Specimen, n.h., fine-v.f.
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Catalog #Mi.11-18S
Catalog Value Euro 800
Unsold
Lot #1398
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
1914 wartime card franked with 4h green, used from Dar es Salaam 8.11.14 to Kilwa
Envelope
Unsold
Lot #1399
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
1915 Wartime censored cover, franked with 4x71/2h, registered from "Aruscha Deutsch Ostafrika" 30.9.1915 to Sweden, censored in Dar Es Salaam, with 1919 arrival pmk of Stockholm, four years in transit
Envelope
Unsold
Lot #1400
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
1915 wartime cover franked with 71/2h carmine, cancelled in pencil, addressed to Germany, with rare "Polizeiposten Neu-Moschi Kaiserliches Gouvernement von Deutsch Ostafrika" used as censor cachet, backflap missing,rare
Envelope
Price Realized
$650.00

Lot #1401
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
1916 provisional stationery entire envelope with "Frankiert mit 7 1/2H" and Post director hs, used from Tabora 11.4.16 to Dar es Salaam, v.f., with arrival pmk, signed Wittman
Envelope
Price Realized
$150.00

Lot #1402
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
Postal Stationery.
1914 5pesa intact postal reply card, proof in carmine, inscriptions somewhat different, prepared for the UPU, unused, v.f.
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Unsold
Lot #1403
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
Postal Stationery.
1916 postal stationery, envelope with pre-paid "Frankiert mit 71/2H" hs in violet from Dar-Es-Salaam, also boxed hs indicating cash payment, with Imperial Arms and 21.3.16 departure pmks, used locally, fine and veryrare combination, one of only three known
Envelope
Catalog #Mi.VU2,BF
Unsold
Lot #1404
GERMAN COLONIES: GERMAN EAST AFRICA
East Africa Seepost.
1892 Schulke & Mayr Issue, perf. 10 3/4 5c, 10c, 25c, 50c and $1, cplt set of five in sheets of 25, n.h., fine-v.f., rare
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Catalog Value Euro 7,500
Price Realized
$2,600.00

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