Highlights of the auction are: - German states: among others the dissolving of a great collection with numerous rarities like Bavarians Michel No. 1 II superb condition (1,200), Sachsendreier mint (600), Saxony sheet of stamps Michel No. 12ca (1,200). As well an extensive offer of Prussia, with hundreds of cancel lots, covers and postal stationaries! Thurn and Taxis offers numerous numeral obliterations, unusual features and covers! Altogether, more than 2,000 lots German states in this auction! - German empire: at this the dissolving of a great mint never hinged/mint specialized collection with numerous rarities with among others Michel No. 1 mint never hinged (300), Michel No. 5 mint (400), Michel No. 21 b mint (500), Michel No. 25 DPrä mint never hinged (500), Michel No. 27 b mint (360), Michel No. 43 bD mint never hinged (500), Michel No. V/VI mint never hinged (700), Michel No. 151 Y mint never hinged (550), Michel No. 154 IIb mint never hinged (400), Michel No. 196 DD top margin mint never hinged (1,000), Michel No. 325 APb mint never hinged (450), furthermore rarities like Michel No. 401 Y cancelled on luxury piece (2,000) or Michel No. 538 y canceled (750). Numerous stamp booklet and se-tenant are completing the extensive supply as well as the official stamp issues. Furthermore the offer of approximate 250 lots flight and Zeppelin mail. Also many propaganda cards. - German Colonies/P.O.'s: about 1500 lots (!), at this numerous sought-after mint never hinged values, sets, sheets of the oblong formats! types, covers, Specimen issues and stamp lots. At this among others China Michel No. 7 II mint never hinged (700), rare not issued one Michel no. VIIi mint never hinged (400), Michel no. VIIm mnh (2,000), Morocco Michel no. 19 I/I canceled (700), Michel No. 43 HAN mint never hinged (350), Turkey, for example with the very rare Michel No. 7ca mint (1000), Michel No. 10 Aa mint (1000), German East Africa with 150 cancel lots, also very extensive supply of German South West Africa as well as Cameroon! - Occupation I. World War/ Plebisciteses/ Danzig/ Memel/ Saar: extensive supply types, sheets, colours, variities. Among others Danzig with a "Grosser Innendienst" canceled (3,500) Michel No. A124Y mint never hinged (1,900), Michel No. 124 Z mint (1,300) to name only some rarities, Saar area specializes as of the 1st issue with overprints, print datas etc., - IInd World War/Fieldpost: great supply with over 600 lots, with many rare offered items, types, varieties and much more. So e.g. Rumburg Michel No. 22 I mint (375), Albania Michel No. 15/21 U ** (2,500), Denmark Michel No. I/III mint never hinged and canceled (350 or 500), Estonia with numerous rarities and the very rare Michel No. 10 I of Pernau in perfect, mint never hinged condition (1250). Fortress Lorient with Michel No. 7 (350) and Michel No. 8 (650) each canceled. Laibach with Michel No. 45/60 on 5 R-covers genuinely canceled (850). Russia with a rare Michel no. 2/9 mint never hinged (750), Michel no. 3 P mint never hinged (600), Michel no. 4 P mint never hinged (600). The Pleskau blocks are also represented numerously. Alexanderstadt with a rare Michel no. 4 III mint never hinged (450). Sarny offers the extremely rare Michel no. 3 II cancelled (1000). Even the not mentioned areas also offer a wide spectrum at rare and sought-after issues. The part of field post is as usual very extensive with stamps like Michel No. 6 K ** (850) Michel No. 8 A * (2,300), Michel No. 10. Ad ** (425) and Michel No. 11 AaIII ** (400) - German local issues: more than 400 lots with numerous need covers, mint never hinged sets and varieties. At this Bad Nauheim Michel no. A1/3 canceled (400), Etzdorf Michel no. 1/4 ** (950), Glauchau Michel no. 30/42, mint never hinged (1,600), Lütjenburg Michel no. 1 on cover (400) as well as Storkow Michel no. 9/14 B mint never hinged (500). - West zones/Bund/Berlin: extensive supply with over 500 lots, at this e.g. Kontrollrat Michel no. 916 b mint never hinged (3,500), Michel no. 935 d mint never hinged (450), Berlin with luxury set Michel no. 1/20 (700), souvenir sheet 1 II (new plate error) mint never hinged (600), French zone with canceled blocks like among others Baden Bl.2 II (700), Federal Republic with good initial values and some varieties as well as stamp booklet and se-tenant. - SBZ/DDR: extensive supply with rarities, altogether more than 500 lots rarities like SBZ Michel No. 20b canceled (380), Michel No. 39 yb mint never hinged (1,500), Michel No. 41 III mint never hinged (1,000), Michel No. 43 Ac canceled (950), Michel No. 42/50 H mint never hinged (1000), Michel No. 54 b mint never hinged (750), Michel No. 56c mint never hinged (600), Michel-No. 66/71 XD canceled (1,800), Michel No. 79 Yb canceled (1000), Michel No. 80 XaI mint never hinged (800), furthermore numerous types, Souvenir sheets and in the DDR part official stamps, printer's marks and watermarks varieties, are convincing. - Europe: interesting offer with approx. 400 lots, at this interesting offers of France, Great Britain, Yugoslavia, Croatia with among others storm division set of mint never hinged, Liechtenstein, Austria and Switzerland ... - a very strong collection supply with the dissolving of the "Idstein"-estate, which offers over 100 lots. They were dissolved country-wise, at this almost all areas, especially German States, German empire including areas, Germany after 1945 and Europe. The estate was in a great condition and is - because of the low starting price of the lots - a great opportunity. We also offer numerous other areas with interesting high-quality collections in our country-collection section.