germany - Stamp Auctions

The Federal Republic of Germany, better known "Bundesrepublik Deutschland", "BRD" and "West Germany", was established after the end of WWII from eleven states in the Allied Occupation Zones. The Soviet zone becomes the German Democratic Republic, "Deutsche Demokratische Republik", "DDR", and "East Germany". On May 23, 1949 the Federal Republic was founded and it was declared "fully sovereign" on May 5, 1955.  

The first official postage stamp of the Federal Republic was issued on September 7, 1949 to publicize the First Federal Assembly. Germany collector community is one of the largest in the philatelic world, it can be observed by the large number of stamp clubs, shops and stamp auction houses.

German stamps dissipate historical and current events as well as famous persons.  

Since the reunification of 1990, the new unified nation is now known as "Deutschland" or "Germany".

Lot 209 - germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz. -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

Lot 209 - germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz. - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

Stamps of German New Guinea surcharged 1914 (16 Dec): GRI and Value 5 mm. apart, Setting 11, position 1, 4 d. on 40 pf. black & carmine, Setting 11, position 1, an unused example with the varieties "1 d. instead of 4 d." and "I for 1" (Gibbs 24gb) of excellent colour and superb perforation, unused with part original gum. Following Gibbs, this is the unique example showing this variety combination. Certs. Kilian BPP (1984), Scheller (2018) Gi = £ 10'000 for Gi 24i.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz.
Price: CHF 4,000.00
Lot 203 - germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz. -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

Lot 203 - germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz. - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

Stamps of German New Guinea surcharged 1914 (17 Oct): GRI and Value 4 mm. apart, 3 s. on 3 m. violet-black, Setting 4, position type 1, a used example of good colour with complete full-stop after 'G' of GRI, tied by oval "RABAUL JUN 18 1915 NEW BRITAIN" datestamp (Gibbs type 8) in violet to envelope directed to Sydney. Roughly opened and some toning, nevertheless a rare stamp with just 87 examples of the 3 mark overprinted. Signed Field; certs. BPA (1930), Zumstein (1955), Scheller (2017) Gi = £ 7'000 off cover.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz.
Price: CHF 3,000.00
Lot 211 - germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz. -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

Lot 211 - germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz. - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

Stamps of German Marshall Islands surcharged 1914 (16 Dec): GRI and Value 5 mm. apart, 2 d. on 10 pf. carmine, Setting 11, position 5, a used example with the variety 'Double surcharge, one inverted' of excellent colour and superb perforation, cancelled by oval RABAUL datestamp in violet. Ten examples of this very rare variety are known by Gibbs, however only this used one, certs. Holcombe (1988), Scheller (2018) Gi = £ 5'500 for an unused example, used not listed.rnProvenance: Collection Marquess of Bute, RL sale (April 1959).

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz.
Price: CHF 2,000.00
Lot 207 - germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz. -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

Lot 207 - germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz. - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

Stamps of German New Guinea surcharged 1914 (16 Dec): GRI and Value 5 mm. apart, 2 d. on 20 pf. ultramarine, Setting 11, a used example with the erroneous '1 d. on 20 pf.' surcharge, fresh and very fine with slightest trace of cancellation, of excellent colour and superb perforation. A wonderful example this extremely rare variety, Gibbs conjectures, page 79 the existence of up to 15 examples, however this high number is not borne out by offered genuine examples. Cert. RPS (1966) Gi = £ 15'000.rnProvenance: Collection Marquess of Bute, RL sale (April 1959), lot 100.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Europe & Overseas Great Britain & British Commonwealth - Day 3

germany Neuguinea Brit. Besetz.
Price: CHF 4,000.00
Lot 79 - germany postcards -  Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

Lot 79 - germany postcards - Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

WARS: 10 Old postcards, several with very good views, very fine general quality (some with small defects). IMPORTANT: Please view ALL the photos of the lot, because all the cards have been scanned (both sides)

Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

germany postcards
Price: $ 25.00
Lot 83 - germany postcards -  Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

Lot 83 - germany postcards - Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

BREMEN: 25 Old postcards, several with very good views, very fine general quality. IMPORTANT: Please view ALL the photos of the lot, because all the cards have been scanned (both sides)

Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

germany postcards
Price: $ 25.00
Lot 87 - germany postcards -  Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

Lot 87 - germany postcards - Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

39 Old postcards, several with very good views, some used, very fine general quality (some with small defects). IMPORTANT: Please view ALL the photos of the lot, because all the cards have been scanned (both sides)

Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

germany postcards
Price: $ 25.00
Lot 85 - germany postcards -  Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

Lot 85 - germany postcards - Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

WINDISCHGARSTEN: Old postcard illustrated with small views of the city and area. It has a pocket with a small booklet of 22 pages with many advertisements! Minor defects, good appearance!

Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

germany postcards
Price: $ 50.00
Lot 84 - germany postcards -  Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

Lot 84 - germany postcards - Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

HAMBURG: Panorama of the Alster, ed. Koppmann, used on 25/AP/1898, with some spots, fine quality!

Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

germany postcards
Price: $ 10.00
Lot 80 - germany postcards -  Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

Lot 80 - germany postcards - Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

Zeppelin flying over Friedrichshafen at sunset, VF quality!

Guillermo Jalil - Philatino Auction # 2419 WORLDWIDE + ARGENTINA: Special May auction

germany postcards
Price: $ 10.00