1946, Renner sheets complete set of 4; u/m, vf (x4), Mi 772B-775B, €2,300 (x4)
By: Tel Aviv Stamps Ltd.
Tel Aviv Stamps Ltd. Auction #45
Welcome to our 45th auction.
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The major subjects included are: Holy Land Forerunners, Palestine, 1948 Interim, Doar Ivri, Israel, Judaica & Zionism, Holocaust period, Medals, Coins & Bank notes
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Lot #2A - AUSTRIAN POST
4/1899 cv ex French Jerusalem Consulat (cachet) to Vice Consul de France a Caiffa, via JAFFA / SYRIE on face 28 AVRIL then BEYROUTH / SYRIE 29 AVRIL & note on front: "Arrive le 1 Mai 99 via la Poste Autrichienne, taxed 8 piastres" (arrived 1 May 99 via the Austrian Post - no French Post in Caifa yet); shortened ½ cm at base, fine unusual routing: French Post Jerus - Jaffa - Beyrouth & Aust. Post to Haifa...
Lot #2 - Austria
THE AUSTRIAN POST IN THE HOLY LAND: 14.2.1898 registered commerc cv Haifa to Mount Vernon - USA franked 2x1pi on 10K Austrian Levant stps tied by CAIFA OESTER... (St. 504) pmk perf R label #88 (St. type B + $300) alongside, on back Italian 22.2.98 & New York 5.3.98 transit pmks & arrival Mount Vernon pmk; light scattered spots, f - vf
Lot #3 - AUSTRIAN POST
10.2.1911 registered Deutsche Palestine Bank Haifa 10pa imptd cv to the Jerusalem branch in Mixed Franking of Austrian Levant & Crete issues Paras & Centimes: 10 imptd + 30 + 60pa & 5 + 15c total 140pa, rate: 40pa basic letter + 40pa registration + 2x30pa for 2x addit. weight all tied by vf pmks CAIFA OESTER... (St. 507), top left "Chargee" cachet in Violet & "Caifa Oester... Post / Rec. No 50" cachet (St. type D + $700),...
Lot #4 - AUSTRIAN POST
Austrian Post in Haifa - 4 scarce items: a) 4/1909 Passover - Greeting ppc postcard mailed locally in Haifa as a P. Matter rate franked 10pa Austrian Levant stp; b). 2/1913 registered Austrian Consulate cv Haifa to Reichenberg Mixed Franking 1908 issue (front & back): Crete 3x10c (=60pa) + Levant 4x20pa total 140pa, rate: 40pa letter + 40pa registration + 2 x 30pa for 2x addit. weight. c) COUPON REPONSE INTERNATIONAL (Reply coupon) for...
Lot #5 - AUSTRIAN POST
NAZARETH (St. 512) 25.3.08 vf strike in Violet of the cachet in capitals tying 20pa on 20H Austrian Levant stp to ppc (Nazareth) mailed to London, CAIFA OESTER... (St. 506) 27.3.08 also tying the stp; vf & Rare, a very late date, certif. Tsachor - Aloni
Lot #6 - AUSTRIAN POST
1903 use of Austrian stp in the Levant - Printed Matter (donation request) cv sent from Jerusalem by Hirsch Linenberg to Zurich franked 5 Heller Austrian stp (Mi #72) tied by "Jerusalem/...
Lot #7 - AUSTRIAN POST
Poste Restante Service - 2/1900 Bavarian reply Card, unsevered, Mi P43 uprated w/7pf stps (both parts) mailed to Jerusalem, delivered by the Austrian Post charge of 10pa for the service collected by an Austrian definitive Levant stp 10pa on 3Kr tied by pmk JERUSALEM OESTER... POST 5/3/1900 this was done also on the Reply part which remained unused. The actual arrival in Jerus is the pmk at top left - 27/2/1900 a week before the collection of...
Lot #8 - AUSTRIAN POST
TAXED MAIL: 11/1907 CAIFA OSTER... POST (St. 504 index b) to Jerusalem franked Austrian stp 10H (not Levant, Mi 134), this Unaccepted as not valid for postage in the Levant so left uncancelled, marked & Taxed 1pi (double the rate) Austrian 1902 Levant Postage Due tied by pmk JERUSALEM OSTER... POST 10.XI.07; vf & very seldom seen combination
Lot #9 - AUSTRIAN POST
9/1909 cv New York to Jerusalem frank only 3c (strip of 3x1c) instead of 5c marked "via London" & T in Hexagon, upon arrival marked "1pi" & taxed 2x½ pi Austrian Levant P. Dues tied by pmk JERUSALEM OSTERR. POST (index b) - 6 X 09 repeated on back; roughly opened at right & some back faults, fine & spectacular
Lot #10 - Egypt
1866/1966 collection on album pages of mint, u/m & used stps of Egypt & related incl: SG# 1, 2c, 2e, 3, 4c, 4d, 5w, 6, 11/16, 35/41, D57/60, D70, 98/110, 214/18, 219/232 UPU, MS312, few Franch post in Egypt, British Military Post & more, part in u/m blocks of 4; f-vf (x1000) mostly on blank Lindner pages
Lot #11 - Egypt
EGYPTIAN OCCUPATION OF GAZA: 30 AU 48 big registered Airmail commerc. cv (28x20 cm) sent by Capt. Massa, Ceasefire Committee, Gaza, Palestine to "Madam Massa c/o Minestere des Armees" in Paris, properly franked ovptd Palestine 4 stps:7+8+200 mils + £E 1 (SG #23,24,31 & 19 !!!) total of 1215 mils. Rate: 40m basic airmail rate + 15m registration + 29x40m for additional weight, all stps tied by 3 clear pmks repeated on back, AEROPORT FAROUK...
Lot #12 - Egypt
Gaza 1948/57 - 7 cvs incl: a+b) 1948 - 2 cvs to Egyptian POWs in Israeli Camps both Egypt. & Israeli censor marks, 2 diff. scarce R. Cross cachets; c) GAZA 15 MR 50 vf pmk tying 35m Egypt. stps ovptd Palestine to Registered cv to P. Said, Egypt. boxed registry cachet: d) RAFAH PALISTINE 26 MR 52 vf pmk tying 40 mils POSTES EXPRES stp (SG E32) ovptd Palestine, to Regist. cv to BETHLEHEM; e)...
Lot #13 - France
THE FRENCH POST IN THE HOLY LAND: 1861 19 Mars - folded letter sent unfranked from Haifa to Paris by a French traveler, couriered to Paris by the Vice Consul of Sardinia (note in contents) & posted there in a mail box, Taxed upon arrival by PARIS / 7e 6 MAI 61 / 15c tax pmk (cachet taxe comme Pothion #2513/2529) on front; fine, Rare
Lot #14 - France
2/1914 - Registered cv Jerusalem to Wiesbaden franked 12 French Levant stps front & back, tied by JERUSALEM PALESTINE 15-2-14 (St #330) pmks repeated on back & Extremely Rare Registration Label "R - JERUSALEM– No 76" (St. fig 182), on back arrival WEISBADEN 24.2.14 pmks, overfranked; vf & Very Rare as only 5 regist cvs w/this label recorded, certif Tsachor - Aloni
Lot #15 - germany
1951 Posthorn the 3 high values 70, 80 & 90 Pf; u/m, vf (x3), Mi 136/8, € 1550
Lot #16 - germany
Saar 1948 - Flood Relief blocks 1 & 2; u/m vf (x2), Mi € 1600
Lot #17 - germany
WWII Propaganda Forgeries - GB George VI set of 12, ½ - 3d w/ovpt: LIQUIDATION OF EMPIRE - SINGAPORE (x6) & LIQUIDATION OF EMPIRE - HONG KONG (x6), all corner stps; w/o gum, vf (x12), Mi 9/14IVa & h - €1200+
Lot #18 - Great Britain
1858/79 1d Penny Red (SG #43) Wmk Large Crown Die II Plate 110 Complete Plate Reconstruction of 240 used stps; mostly fine & light clear pmks, SG £2640 (appx $3500) as regular used stps
Lot #19 - korea (south)
4 blocks: 1954 Forestry set of 2 10 & 19H Mi €840; 1956 Syngman Rhee 20 & 55H, Mi €700; all 90x140 mm w/o gum as issued, vf (x4), total €1540 ($1820)
Lot #20 - Liechtenstein
1934 Vaduz Block original size 103x125 mms; u/m, superb, Mi € 2500
Lot #21 - Liechtenstein
1960 Europa 50Rp full sheet 0f 20 w/all margins, full original gum, lightly postmarked First Day VADUZ 19.IX.60; vf (x20) & scarce Kleinbogen (Mi €1100 as loose stps)
Lot #22 - the netherlands
1852 - 15c Orange horiz. strip of 3, good to large margins, clear light FRANCO cancels; vf (Mi #3)
Lot #23 - Poland
1947 Polish Culture Block 10 clearly pmkd GORZOW 19.10.48, serial no. 12406; vf, Mi €400
Lot #24 - Russia
7/1869 Russian post in the Holy Land - Folded outer letter from Acre to Beirut (Parodi corresp.) franked 6 Kop Russian Levant stamps (1 Kop Mi 2 + 5 Kop Mi 4), to pay the single letter rate, cancelled by truncated triangle of dots 783 of Beirut, arrival postmark "PORT BEIRUT JUIL 1" on reverse, endorsed inside 1869 Acre 12 July arrival 13, no content; f-vf & scarce, certif....