EGYPT STAMPLESS LETTER SHEET from Nakhl in the Sinai Desert to Great Britain. Written Feb. 19, 1849. Nakhl was six days by camel, north of the Convent of St. Catherine on Mt. Sinai (described in letter). Carried privately, by Sheik, to Cairo,, then entered postal system at British Packet Agency at Alexandria. Postmark March 10, 1849, via Malta and Marseilles. London arrival postmark March 21, 1849, rated 2/1 with Bristol receival same day....
Public Auction #110
By: House of Zion
House of Zion Public Auction #110
Welcome to our 110th Public Auction
Dear Friends and Fellow Collectors,
I am very pleased to announce PUBLIC AUCTION #110, to be held SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30, 1:30pm. The sale features over 250 Lots including HOLY LAND and 1948 NAHARIYA COLLECTIONS from Dr.Bob Pildes, gold award winning exhibitor.
Also included are outstanding items of Palestine, Doar Ivri, 1948 Festivals, Israel, Judaica, Holocaust and Large Lots.
This will be a PUBLIC AUCTION, you can bid in person or we will be using “ZOOM” again, due to the large success from the previous times. It is most important that you request a bidding number, and we will forward all the “tech” information to you. Or you can use our agent Chuck Cwiakala, Tel/Fax (847)823-8747 or email [email protected]. And of course, we accept bids by e-mail, fax, or mail, but we must receive them by 8pm Saturday night October 29, 2022.
Lots will also be on view at the NOJEX STAMP SHOW, October 14-16 at the Hilton Hotel, in E. Rutherford, New Jersey. This is the same time as the annual Society of Israel Philatelists Convention.
If you have any questions please don’t hesitate contacting us. Good Luck, Edward G. Rosen
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Lot #1 - ottoman empire
Lot #2 - ottoman empire
ACRE BOX CANCELS, 3x on on stamps and cutout, black, Bale #701. Exhibit quality. Photo. Estimated Value $275
Lot #3 - ottoman empire
BENI-SAAB Negative cancel, very clear black, Bale #721a, on Telegraph form, approx. 1912. Exhibit quality. Photo. Estimated Value $1500
Lot #4 - ottoman empire
CHRISTMAS POSTCARD from Bethlehem to Uster, Switzerland, with clear black NEGATIVE cancel (Bale #716), with transit cancels Jerusalem and Usrer, January 22, 1900. Bale catalogue value $1200. Photo, Estimated Value $600
Lot #5 - ottoman empire
PICTURE POSTCARD CAIFA (HAIFA) TRAIN STATION with CAIFFA CANCEL (Bale #821) addressed in Arabic with Basra receival cancel. Scarce card, good condition. Photo. Estimated Value $150
Lot #6 - ottoman empire
ERIHA (JERUSALEM) cancels, 3x, on cutout addressed to "Hotel Belle-vue, Jericho", 1912. Bale cancel #865v Violet, scarce. Photo. Estimated Value $250
Lot #7 - ottoman empire
ERIHA CANCELS, 4x, on back of registration receipt cutout, black, 1917, Bale #833, Bale $400 on cover. Photo. Estimated Value $150
Lot #8 - ottoman empire
HEBRON NEGATIVE CANCEL (Posta ve Telegraf Hanei Halil Ul Rahman), between 1904-1911, Black cancel on Telegraph form, Collins #T1 (unlisted in Bale). Catalogue value $1000. Photo. Estimated Value $500
Lot #9 - ottoman empire
similar to above. Photo. Estimated Value $500
Lot #10 - ottoman empire
JAFFA PORT NEGATIVE CANCEL, Blue "sock on the nose" cancel on block of 4, 10 para stamps, Bale #726. Beautiful. Photo. Estimated Value $175
Lot #11 - ottoman empire
JERUSALEM REGISTERED COVER to Czernowitz, 1900. Jerusalem double circle cancels, plus JAFFA transit cancel, Czernowitz receival backstamp. Registration cachet Bale type 11. Franked with 8x10para stamps (=2;pia.rate). Very nice. Photo. Estimated Value $500.
Lot #12 - ottoman empire
JAFFA REGISTERED COVER, 1897 addressed to Aboussouan family in Beirut, with 4x20para stamps tied to back of cover making up the 2-pia rate. Postmark dated February 1907, showing the year in only one numeral. Not listed in Pollack or Steichele. (Cover repaired). Photo. Estimated Value $250
Lot #13 - ottoman empire
JERICHO CANCEL VIOLET (Bale 798v) on picture postcard (River Jordan), 1911 addressed to TULSA OKLAHOMA, unusual. Photo. Estimated Value $150.
Lot #14 - ottoman empire
JERUSALEM PRE-PHILATELIC COVER, Official mail from Jerusalem to Saida through the Beyrout post office. Large negative seal on left side (An canibi posta I Beyrout), and another negative seal "Important Document". During the pre-philatelic period 1840-1863 there was no post office in Jerusalem city, but had a staging station where the mail from Jerusalem was sealed and delivered through the Beirout post office. (See similar item in Collins,...
Lot #15 - ottoman empire
TELEGRAM (PINK) From Beirut taken down ro Jerusalem to be delivered. The form bears the NEGATIVE TLEGRAM HANDSTAMP, Bale #737. Undated but from 1908-1913. File holes, slightly rough condition. Photo. Estimated Value $450.
Lot #16 - ottoman empire
JERUSALEM COVER OFFICIAL COURT CORRESPONDENCE, Free franking, JERUSALEM TURQUIE cancel (Bale PM3) . Green seal cnacel front and back, Government Mail--Jerusalem Court. Also small square seal "Important Corresponsence". Slightly rough condition, but scarce. Photo. Estimated Value $250
Lot #17 - ottoman empire
JERUSALEM COURTS CORRESPONDENCE, Jerusalem cancel March 24, 1891 (very early). With violet court seal "Impoertant (Mail) correspondence. Green seal on front and back "Government Mail". Slightly rough condiiton. Photo. Estimated Value $250
Lot #18 - ottoman empire
JERUSALEM CANCEL 1899 on cut-down Bethlehrm postcard, with 2pia stamp BI-SECTED for 20para rate, addressed to Brousse, with receival postmark. Bi-sect most likely due to lack of 20pa stamps in the post office. Unusual. Photo. Estimated Value $150
Lot #19 - ottoman empire
1900 PICTURE POSTCARD FROM JERUSALEM to Dresden, with many forwarding postmarks and finally returned to Jerusalem, shown by Austrian Jerusalem cancel. Violet forwarding agent cachet. Unusual. Photo. Estimated Value $175
Lot #20 - ottoman empire
20 PARA OTTOMAN POSTAL CARD, addressed to New Yorik with additional 1,2,5,10 para stamps tied to card by 1905 JERUSALEM CANCELS (Bale #801). No message on back philatelic. Photo. Estimated Value $75
Lot #21 - ottoman empire
JERUSALEM QUDS 1 CANCELS, (Bale #885, ty[pe T15) 2x, on piece tying 3x 10para stamps to piece, only used for short time during the end of December, 1917. Scarce, on cover catalogues $900. Photo. Estimated Value $300
Lot #22 - ottoman empire
MEDJDIL CANCEL on Cover addressed to Munich, Germany, with pair of 20para stamps tied by bi-lingual double circle MEDDJDIL, FEV 5 901 cancel (similar to Bale #778, but year has three numerals inside circle), with Galata transit mark on front, plus Munich receival on back. Outstanding exhibit item. (Signed Muentz). Photo. Estimated Value $6000.
Lot #23 - ottoman empire
MERDJAOUN canceks 2x on COVER addressed to BEYROUTH 1914, 4x 10para stamps (=1pia) on back of cover. Mail from Metulla was posted in Al Djedeida, chief town in Kaja Merdjaqun. Beyrouth Censor box on front. Unlisted in Bale, catalogues for $2000 in Collins. Some stains, but very scarce. Photo. Estimated Value $2000
Lot #24 - ottoman empire
NABLUS NEGATIVE CANCEL, Clear 2/3 black cancel on 2-pia stamp, Bale#729 (Rarity R1). Very hard to find. Photo. Estimated Value $175
Lot #25 - ottoman empire
NAZARETH COVER, 1898, Addressed to London, with 1-pia stamp tied with NAZARETH cancel Bale #767, fowarded with 2x1/2p British stsmps "Redirection Fee". Most unusual. Receival backstamp, some stains. Signed Saroni. Photo. Estimated Value $150
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