Tel Aviv Stamps - Auction #47

Dear friends and collectors,

Welcome to our 47th auction. The results of our January 2019 Sale were excellent and prove the steady demand for better Holy Land items. View the Prices Realized list on the website.

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The Auction has most specialties well represented. Especially noteworthy are the sections of Holy Land Forerunners, Jewish Colonies, Mandate Stamps & used abroad, 1948 Interim, Doar Ivri, 1948 1st Festivals, 1950 1st Air Mail, Zionist Congresses & Holocaust mail.

We are proud to offer, for the 1st time, the collection: Israel 1948 – 1952 Plate Blocks on FDCs.

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Lot #: 212

3/1920 Registered cv Tiberias to Wien, properly franked front & back 4x5m Typos (4x#9) tied by clear pmk TIBERIAS/OET (Dorf 1 - E+) 25 MR 20, Registry Turkish cachet (Collins #RC3, Sacher #1) TIBERIADE # 281, PORT SAID/OET 1 AP 20 & PORT SAID 1 AP 20 transit pmks on back, sender is from Colony Yavneel; vert. centerfold & light top opening faults, fine, very scarce use of the Turkish cachet 

Start: $200 Sold For: $525
Lot #: 213

Unusual: PR1 - Provisional Registered Envelope 23 NO 21 HAIFA to London franked 25m: 2x1pi Jerus III (#52) + 2 diff 2½m on 3m Revenues: OPDA  2½m-m (R. OP82) & OPDA 2½Mill (R. OP89, these top perf bent) all tied by Haifa pmks. London arrival on face 8 DE 21; f-vf, the only cv known w/2 diff 2½m Revenues

Start: $300 Sold For: $300
Lot #: 214

13 Nov 25 Imperial Airways 1st regularly scheduled acceptance of Civilian Mail from Palestine to Iraq, cv frank 2pi (SG #81), 13m letter rate + 7m airmail fee, tied by meter canc. JERUSALEM 13 NOV 25, air mail cachet on face; small cut on back flap, f-vf & scarce 

Start: $250 Sold For: $525
Lot #: 215

1918/1919 - 10 cvs incl: a) Jerusalem to Bern 27 FE 19 Red Cross imptd cv franked 12m for Registered Printed Matter #6 & #10; b) 3 FE 19 Registered AR cv Jerusalem to Bern franked 3pi, 3x#10, 1pi letter rate + 1pi regist. + 1pi AR fee, large Turkish AR cachet; c) SZ44 7 MY 18 Printed Matter cv local in Jerusalem franked #4, 5m - rate was 5m 16 FE to 15 JUL 18; d) APO SZ45 10 JY 18 Regist cv Jaffa to Port Said franked block of 4x#4, 4x5m; e) 12 FE 19 Regist cv Jerusalem to Rome franked 2x#10, 2pi marked E in circle (Exempt from Censorship), etc.; f-vf (x10), 8 are censored, 7 are Registered  

Start: $220 Sold For: $380
Lot #: 216

1923/1932 - 6 mailed Registered Envelopes all w/transit & arrival pmks: a) PR4 - 4/1923 Jerusalem to Winnipeg frank 2x13m (2x #79) scarce destination; b) PR7 - 12/1926 Jerusalem to Mahrink - Czech franked 2x13m + 2x1pi (2x #79 & 2x#80) rate incl. 20m for insurance up to £20, 3 wax seals; c) PR8 - 7/1926 Jaffa to N. York, 6 color franking, 2x1 + 2 +3 + 4 + 5m + 1pi correct (2x #60 + 61/65); d) RE4 - 8/1929 Haifa to Paris frank 26m, Rare; e) RE5 - 5/1932 Jaffa to Texas addit 13m (#79) to make the proper 26m rate; f) RE6 - 9/1932 TLV to Istanbul addit 51m (5+6+2x20m) total of 64m: 15m basic rate + 13m regist. + 4x9m for 4x addit. weight, scarce; f-vf (x6), Dorfman $4600 a scarce offer 

Start: $350 Sold For: $350

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