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Dear friends and collectors,

Welcome to our 48th auction. After postponing it from May 2020 we
received many requests to hold it as soon as possible. We hope that the current
sale will arouse the ususl interest and attention.
This auction can be viewed only at You can browse the
catalogue or download any section by PDF.
Many more images are shown on the website, these could not be included in
the hard copy.
While most specialties are represented some merit special attention, few of
which are: Turkish Forerunners, E.E.F. Mail, Palestine Stamps, 1948
Interim, Doar Ivri, 1 st P. Dues, 1948 1 st Festivals, 1950 Air-Mails &
Judaica – Revisionist Movement.
Please FAX or E-mail your final bids to avoid delays. Bidders are requested to
include their FAX, or E-mail & telephone numbers and/or email addresses
on their bid sheets.
With all good and sincere wishes,



Lot #: 14

1848 Courier cover Jerusalem - Beyrouth  w/4 full pages of a handwritten letter dated Jerusalem 4 July 1848 to Plaisance, Department Gers, France. Forwarded to the French P.O. in Beyrouth pmkd on front BEYROUTH/SYRIE 19 JUIL 48 (St. 300.2), charged "18" decimes in manuscript on front. Transit pmk MARSEILLE 31 JUIL 48, TOULOUSE 2 AOUT 48, cover photog. in Steichele p. 141; vf, early & Rare mail, certif Tsachor-Aloni 

Start: $1,000 Sold For: $1,250
Lot #: 15

3 Feb 1857 cpl letter message dated Jaffa Feb. 57 to Marseille, JAFFA- SYRIE (St. 302) Pearl Ring strike & '10'  Decimes charge - all on face, back w/ALEXANDRIE (St. 300. 1) 5 FEVR 57 & MARSEILLE 15 FEVR 57 arrival pmk, carried on the Meandre; usual horiz. fold o/w vf,

Start: $350 Buy
Lot #: 16

POSTE  FRANCAISE  JAFFA / SYRIE (St. 309) vf - spb strike (the best we have seen of this pmk) as arrival, on front of  French 10c pc entire 1896 issue from Alger to Jerusalem, to Grand Rabbi Samuel Salant, also JAFFA/SYR1E  12 SEPT 99 (St. 311) double circle transit & JERUSALEM  OESTERR.... 13 9 99 (St. 545) Austrian arrival  pmk, as no French Post in Jerusalem yet, all on front, message  in Heb.; light comer bends o/w vf & scarce

Start: $300 Sold For: $470
Lot #: 17

French Levant 20pi on 5Fr in the Holy Land -  28.2.1905 Registered printed matter front wrapper (of books package 21x14cm) sent from Jerusalem to Alexandria, to Prof. Kaufmann in the German School. Franked 20pi on 5fr  (Mi #122C, Yv. #232) French Levant stamp (single franking),  1pi  registration + 19pi for 76x10pa for each 50 gr. printed matter rate, total 3800gr. Tied by “JERUSALEM PALESTINE” 1 MARS 05 datestamp (St #329), registration cachets framed "R" No 375 in manuscript  (St #332) at left,  Imprimé & Einschreiben private Violet cachet at bottom; filing hole at left o/w vf, a Very Rare usage of the High Value stp, the heaviest Printed Matter delivered by the French Post in the Holy Land recorded by us, certif. Tsachor-Aloni

Start: $1,500 Sold For: $2,800