Current Auction

Dear friends and collectors,

Welcome to our 44th auction. The attached Prices Realized list of our 9 November 2016 sale demonstrates another set of excellent results. There is a continuing strong demand for better and specialized material.

We are proud to offer the following collections in the coming auction:  





Also included: Foreign Countries, Foreign P. Offices, Palestine stamps,

1948 Interim, Israel FDCs, 1948 1st Festivals, Judaica & The Dreyfus Affair & more.


Please FAX your final bids to avoid delays. Bidders are requested to include their FAX and telephone numbers and/or email addresses on their bid sheets.

For the convenience of our clients in the Metropolitan New York area Dr. Arthur Groten is available to accept bids and consignments by phone

845-471-4179 or e-mail

Consignments can also be submitted by Mr. Gary Theodore, office phone

732-229-5310, cell 732-996-0520 or e-mail,

Fax: 732-229-4805


With all good and sincere wishes,


YACOV TSACHOR  - Director & Philatelist

ZVI ALONI  - Philatelist


Lot #: 630

1950 Independence 20 & 40pr (Sc #33/4, Ba 29/30) in Left Marginal Tabblocks of 4 + Plate  Blocks of 6; u/m , vf

(x4 items), Ba $1380

Start: $220 Sold For: $220
Lot #: 631

1963 Hunger Tete-Beche sheet (Sc #237a) - 2 FD items: a) Full sheet #025586 w/4 FD pmks TEL AVIV - YAFO - 21.3.63, bottom right corner margin perf splits; b) Private Registered FDC sheet #000125 tied by FD pmks JERUSALEM 21.3.63, backstamped; a - fine, b - vf (x2)

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Start: $200 Buy
Lot #: 632

Souvenir Leaf: 1989 Beilinson Hospital (Children's Medical Center) No. 0188, FD pmk 30.04.1989; vf & Rare, Carmel #45c - $8000

Start: $650 Buy
Lot #: 633

POSTAL HISTORY: 1/1949 registered cv from Sardis B.C. Canada to an officer in the Arab Legion in Amman Transjordan, erroneously reached Haifa on 3/1949, censored by the Israeli military censor & endorsed in manscpt: "Return to Sender No Service", cv ended at the "Dead Letter Office" Montreal Canada 14.4.1949; f - vf

Start: $200 Sold For: $320
Lot #: 634

7/1952 commerc air mail cv Winnipeg - Canada to Tel Aviv - underfrank & charged "T150 centimes", Taxed 495pr

(5 + 2x20 + 9x50pr, #J6, 9 & 11) 2nd P. Dues in Tel Aviv, the tax was calculated at the rate of 1c = 3.3pr; light perf toning,

f - vf

Start: $200 Sold For: $320
Lot #: 635

NATHANYA Cork dateless pmk used during the High Holidays for cancelling the bulk New Year mail, vf strike tying 5pr 1950 Fest. (Sc #35) to small Greeting card cv to TLV, return address is of Nathanya; vf, the Rarest of the Dateless pmks, signed Tsachor

Start: $250 Buy
Lot #: 636

1971/8 Landscapes - Phosphor Experimental varieties - items a, b & c each w/part pmk JERUSALEM 13.1.74:

a) 0.03IL 1 Ph-R on stp thick paper, Ba 540.eph – Unlisted used, single; b) 0.30IL - 1 Ph - R Long - 1 single on cutout,

Ba 542.eph - Unlisted used; c) 0.18IL 2 Phosphor bands,

Ba 506,eph single; d) 0.35IL 2 Phosphor bands tabblock of 4 u/m, Ba - not known w/tab, Ba 577.eph1; e) 0.03IL horiz strip of 3 - 1PH-R pre cancelled machine TEL-AVIV 4.3.75; vf & scarce (x5 items), Ba estim. $3500++++

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Start: $500 Sold For: $800

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