Tel Aviv Stamps - Auction #48

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.
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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.
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1948 1st FESTIVALS

Lot #: 346

 2 Photo-Essays from Artist's drawing of final adopted design of the 65m stamp, 1st in stamp size & 2nd 10x6.5cm, on White glazed paper; vf & scarce

Start: $200 Sold For: $675
Lot #: 347

Color Trial Plate Proof of 5 & 20m in near issued colors superimposed, tab & color bars in issued Blue & Red-Brown (of 65m), Tabblock of 4 (2 tabs) w/color bar at right Imperforate on the issued gummed paper; folds & creases as considered Trial material, fine & Extremely Rare, only 1 part of pane (less than 10 tabs) recorded, sign & certif Tsachor-Aloni

Start: $1,000 Sold For: $1,350
Lot #: 348

Color Trial Plate Proof of 5 & 20m in near issued colors superimposed, the Ribbon in issued Blue & Red-Brown (of 65m), Single Imperforate ungummed; vf & Rare, from the only recorded part sheet

Start: $250 Sold For: $250
Lot #: 349

MAJOR RARITY: 1948 1st Festivals: 3-65m (#10/14) cpl set of 5  IMPERFORATE SINGLES WITH TABS White at edges printed on the issued paper; u/m, few scattered spots o/w vf,  Exhibition Showpiece, 1 of the Rarest Israel Items, Bale #10/14 II - Rated V.R. "ONE TABBED SET RECORDED", certif Tsachor-Aloni

Start: $7,500 Sold For: $8,610
Lot #: 350

RARITY: Proof FDC of 1948 1st Festivals: 3-65m (#10/14) cpl set of 5  IMPERFORATE SINGLES printed on the issued paper, all affixed to front of the issued FDC which is partly stuck to a large carton (25x29cm) & framed in pencil; small tear at top right corner away from the stpso/w vf & Extremely Rare, signed Tsachor & certif Tsachor-Aloni

Start: $2,500 Sold For: $2,700
Lot #: 351

3 - 65m (#10/14) cpl set of 5 VERTICAL GUTTERS & TABS colored bands, in blocks of 4, vertical gutters w/tabs & w/o tabs; 20m light trace of hinge, balance u/m, each 1 or 2 small gum bends, f-vf (x5), Ba $8300, certif Tsachor - Aloni

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Start: $1,600 Sold For: $2,700
Lot #: 352

3 - 65m (#10/14) cpl set of 5 in Vertical Gutters w/TABS (White) each value tied to a small cutout by a vf circular pmk -  TEL AVIV 7 - 2.11.1948; few tiny spots, a lovely vf (x5) set, signed Gotlieb, certif Tsachor - Aloni, Ba 10/14c - $3500+

Start: $750 Buy
Lot #: 353

3 - 65m, (#10/14) set of 5 Plate Blocks of 16 (4x4) Tete-Beche type each 4 TB pairs & marginal, diff plates, 65m from the rare second printing; u/m, vf (x5)

Start: $180 Buy
Lot #: 354

 3 - 65m (#10/14) cpl set of 5 Plate Blocks of 12 stps (3 pairs of TB pairs), 65m from 2nd printing, signed at central Gutter by Z. Prihar-Friedberg - Israel Postmaster General; u/m, vf (x5)

Start: $300 Sold For: $300
Lot #: 355

3 - 65, (#10/14) set of 5 Plate Blocks of 12 (4x3) Tete-Beche type each 3 TB pairs + marginal, all from pl 4; u/m, vf (x5) & scarce

Start: $160 Buy

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