Tel Aviv Stamps - Auction #45

Welcome to our 45th auction.


The recorded prices achieved in our last July 2017 Sale prove the steady demand for better Holy Land items. You can view the Prices Realized on the website.

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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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The Ottoman  Posts & Telegraph Offices in Palestine & Sinai – N.J. Collins & Steichele (listed St. PM or PM)

Steichele – "Ottoman Post" (listed w/double Numbers)

Steichele – "Handbook of Holy Land Philately" Vols. I + II – revised by N.J. Collins & L. Dickstein

Other Foreign Offices are lotted under the title of their

Countries in the Foreign Countries section:

   Austria – #1/9

   France – #13/14

   Russia - #24/27  

Lot #: 45

6/1915 registered pc  from Haifa to Stuttgart - Germany franked 3x20pa Turkish stps total 60pa: 20pa pc rate + 40pa registration, stps tied by CAIFFA 2 - 12.6.15 (PM 11) pmks, UPU R cachet #121 alongside & large single line Red cachet RECOMMANDEE, Beyrout Austrian & German censor cachets all on face, message in German by Templar; light perf foxing o/w vf & scarce, certif Tsachor - Aloni

Start: $500 Buy
Lot #: 46

1/1916 registered Littoral cv from Haifa to Istanbul franked 3x20pa total 1 pi + 20pa: 20 pa Littoral rate + 1pi Registration, stps tied by HAIFFA 8.1.916 (PM 7) pmks, UPU R cachet (RC1) #1198 alongside, arrival BEICOS 18.1.1916 front & back; light toning, f - vf & scarce, certif Tsachor - Aloni

Start: $400 Buy
Lot #: 47

5/1917 registered cv from the German Consulate in Haifa to Stuttgart frank Turkish stps 20pa + 2x1pi total 100pa: 50pa basic letter rate + 50pa registration tied by superb CAIFFA 1 - 23.5.17 Octagonal (PM 12) pmks R framed cachet (RC 3) #159 alongside, on back German Consulate seal & transit pmks of Beyrouth & Stamboul, arrival STUTTGART 12.6.17; very light toning, vf & scarce, ex Schaeffer, certif Tsachor - Aloni

Start: $450 Sold For: $575
Lot #: 48

8/1917 registered cv from Haifa to Wien franked on back 100 pa (8x5pa + 20pa + 1pi):  50pa basic rate + 50pa registration all tied by CAIFFA 1 - 18.8.17 (PM 10) pmks, on front UPU R cachet #373 (RC 1) + Beyrout, Istanbul & Austrian censor cachets; cv trimmed at top 1mm, f - vf, certif Tsachor - Aloni

Start: $350 Buy
Lot #: 49

DAMAS – CAIFFA 1 (RP 11) 15 3 16 vf pmk on 20pa imptd stp paid answer part of a letter card sent to Berlin, Latest Known Date, message in German dated  "Jerusalem 13.3.16" & couriered to Haifa, Damas transit, Beirut & Austrian censor marks + UBERPRUFT (examined) all on face; f - vf & Very Rare, ex Schaeffer, certif Tsachor - Aloni

Start: $1,500 Sold For: $1,500
Lot #: 50

DAMAS - CAIFFA 2 (RP 12) fine pmk 8.11.1921 tying 1pi + 2pi O.M.F. Syrian stps to cv Damas to Haifa, arrival pmk HAIFA 9 NO 21, in use after WWI; cv cleaned, f - vf & Rare, certif Tsachor - Aloni

Start: $600 Buy
Lot #: 51

Turkish Post Haifa 4 items: a) Mis-Cut Turkish 20 pa postal stationery of the 1892 issue from Haifa to Beirut, mailed in the Austrian Post & pmkd by "CAIFA OESTER... POST" (St #505) 19 Sept. 1898, Muentz certif.: only 3 such items known; b) HAIFFA (PM6) vf pmk 1901 tying 2pi Turkish stp to commerc registered cv w/regist cachet RC-1 #1222; c) "CAIFFA 2" Octagonal (PM 13) light impression pmk tying 10pa revenue stp to telegram receipt for 51pi, dated 13.7.1913, pmk Very Rare as only 3 receipts recorded by Collins & no cvs known; d) CAIFFA (TELEGR) 2 (#T4) vf strike 18-4-14 on full telegram form; f - vf (x4)

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Start: $500 Sold For: $500
Lot #: 52

JERUSALEM 4 - Octagonal (PM 24, A&P 24) vf pmk in Black 12 3 13 tying 20pa (2x10) Turkish stps to ppc (Jerusalem view) mailed to the USA, message in English dated 10.3.13; light foxing around stps o/w vf & Very Rare, missing from most collections, A&P rated  RRR, certif Tsachor - Aloni

Start: $800 Buy
Lot #: 53

30.8.15 commerc. Registered 20pa imptd stationery cv Jerus. to Frankfurt, addit. 20pa & 1pi stps total 2pi correct rate all tied by 2 clear pmks Octag. JERUSALEM 9 (PM29 - latest date) repeated on back, Registry cachet RC5 #494, Beyrouth transit pmk & boxed R cachet, Turkish & German censor marks, arrival pmk 23.9.15, sender is Elia Honig; vf 

Start: $300 Sold For: $300
Lot #: 53A

MEO CHAREM (PM1) full vf pmk 17-6-17 on 10c Swiss Answer part pc entire mailed to St. Gallen, Istanbul transit & 2 diff. Turkish censor cachets all on face; bottom right corner bend, vf

Start: $400 Buy