Auction information

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Viewing times of the 382nd Heinrich Köhler auction and
The ERIVAN Collection – 10th auction

Due to a high number of visitors we recommend viewing the collection lots before the auction week. Viewing at any time by prior appointment in our office in Wiesbaden.

Heinrich Köhler Auktionshaus GmbH & Co. KG
Hasengartenstr. 25, 65189 Wiesbaden

Telefon +49 (0)611 34 14 9-0

11 – 15 September 2023 Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
18 – 22 September 2023 Monday to Friday 8.30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
23 September 2023 Saturday starting 8.30 a.m.

On Thursday 31 August and Friday 1 September 2023 the office will be closed and no viewing will be possible.


Auction Schedule

Monday, 18 September 2023 from 8.30 a.m. Lot 1001–2083

Single Lots: Europe and Colonies, incl. Great Britain and British Commonwealth, Overseas countries, Transatlantic Mail, Shipmail, Airmail, Zeppelin, Olympics, Thematics and Coins, including

Special offer: Chile – The Colon Issues

Special offer: Ocean Telegram Letters – The Otto Kjærgaard Collection

Monday, 18 September 2023 from ca. 5.00 p.m. Lot 5001–5329 Special Catalogue: Summer Olympic Games – The Fredrik C. Schreuder Collection
Tuesday, 19 September 2023 from 8.30 a.m. Lot 8001–8372 Special Catalogue: German Reichspost – Shield Issues – The Michael Rehme Collection (part I)
Tuesday, 19 September 2023 from ca. 12.00 a.m. Lot 2084–2521

Single Lots: German Empire 1872 – 1945

Special offer: Franco and horseshoe cancellations

Tuesday, 19 September 2023 from ca. 3.30 p.m. Lot 2522–3258

Single Lots: German Occupation WWI, German Areas and Plebiscites, Saar, Danzig, Memel, German Occupation WWII, Germany after 1945

Special offer: Berlin – The Currency Reform of 1948/49

Special offer: Berlin – Special Collection 1948/59

Wednesday, 20 September 2023 from 8.30 a.m. Lot 7001–7728 Special Catalogue: Germany 1849–2000 – Bavaria, German Reich, German Colonies with Occupation Issues (G.R.I. and MAFIA) – The Erik B. Nagel Collection (part II)
Wednesday, 20 September 2023 from ca. 3.30 p.m. Lot 3259–3691

Single Lots: German post offices abroad and colonies

Special offer: Registered letters of the German Foreign Post Offices and Colonies (part II)

Thursday, 21 September 2023 from 8.00 a.m. Lot 10001–11290

Country Collections: Europe and Overseas, including Great Britain and British Commonwealth

Collections and Lots: General collections All World / Europe / Overseas, Airmail and Zeppelin, Thematic collections, Picture Postcards, Literature, Coins

Collections Germany: German States, German Empire, German post offices abroad and Colonies, German Occupation WWI, German Areas and Plebiscites, Danzig, Memel, German Occupation WWII, General collections Germany, Germany after 1945

Friday, 22 September 2023 from 8.30 a.m. Lot 5501–5679 Special Catalogue: Ludwig van Beethoven – The Yukio Onuma Collection
Friday, 22 September 2023 from ca. 10.30 a.m. Lot 6001–6212 Special Catalogue: The Principalities of Lippe, Germany from 1849, European Countries – The Gustav Strunk Collections (part I)
Friday, 22 September 2023 from ca. 12.30 p.m. Lot 9001–9070 Special Catalogue: Free Hanseatic City of Bremen – The Karl-Hillard Geuther Collection (part II)
Friday, 22 September 2023 from ca. 1.30 p.m. Lot 9501–9691 Special Catalogue: Heligoland – The Dr. Hans Friedrich Häuser Collection (part I)
Friday, 22 September 2023 from ca. 3.30 p.m. Lot 3692–4288

Single Lots: German States Baden – Wuerttemberg, North German Confederation

Special offer: Kingdom of Hanover – The Horst Schafmeyer Collection

Saturday, 23 September 2023 from 9.30 a.m. Lot 1–342 Special Catalogue: German States – The ERIVAN Collection – 10th Auction

Breaks when appropriate. We expect to auction off 50-120 lots per hour, depending on the area.


Auction Venue

The auction takes place at our premises in Hasengartenstr. 25, Wiesbaden, Germany.