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Lot 1004Germany and Area Stamp Collection
An outstanding and strong collection of issues from the 1870's through to 1969, mint and used in six Leuchtturm albums commencing with a nice selection of Small and Large Eagles, Michel 37 tied on card with Bulgarian tax stamp, other numerals and Eagle issue with cancellation studies, Germania 1900 hi values including Michel 66 used (2), 1902 to 5m used, mint &used examples of 3pf DFUTSCHES error, 1905 series mint with full sheets of 5m, 1921 20 m block of four and a single with inverted background, numerous shades cancellations and minor varieties of the numeral inflation issues, Post Horn and Berlin Overprints, Semi-Postals include all major souvenir sheets, Air Post with Zeppelin sets, Frankfurt am Rhein singles, cards, Gelber Hund, E.E.L.P overprint American French and British zones well represented mint or used with overprinted issues and some covers, General government, Bohmen, Guernsey and Jersey Occupation, one volume of Soviet Zone 1948 to 1960 and later DDR issues, a marvelous collection with room for some expansion or to upgrade certain pieces, personal inspection is recommended to fully appreciate the collection, overall Fine to Very Fine.

C The Collection of Richard Ruppel

Sold for $5,700
Estimate $5,000-7,500

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