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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1950: 1st AIR MAIL

Lot #: 361

100pr (Sc #C5) Imperforate Proof in the issued Carmine color, single w/huge bottom margin, this partly also in Carmine on gummed paper; u/m, light scattered spots, vf & Very Rare, certif Tsachor-Aloni, signed in pencil on back

Start: $600 Buy
Lot #: 362

250pr (#C6)  Imperforate Proof in the issued Blue color, horizontal pair w/Tab, on ungummed Bluish-Grey paper (this unrecorded); vf & Very Rare

Start: $400 Sold For: $525
Lot #: 363

250pr (#C6) Imperforate Color Trial in the Dark Green color, Block of 4 w/large bottom & right margins also in Green on ungummed thick paper, signed on back in pencil by the designer O. Wallish;  vf & Very Rare, certif Tsachor-Aloni

Start: $700 Buy
Lot #: 364

250pr (#C6) Imperforate Color Trial in the Dark Grey color, vertical pair w/large bottom margin also in Grey on ungummed Yellowish thick paper; light scattered toning, black paper adherent on back, fine & Very Rare, certif Tsachor-Aloni

Start: $300 Sold For: $300
Lot #: 365

1950 1st Air Mails: Imperforate Composite Essay in blocks of 4 Green - Blue on White gummed paper w/wide Green- Blue  margins all around: 30pr Unadopted design, 40 & 250pr the Adopted designs; few light scattered spots on gum side as expected for such a large multiple (20½ x 24cm), vf & Very Rare, signed & certif Tsachor-Aloni, sold in our April 1992 auction, lot 1313, for a total of $7800

Start: $2,200 Buy
Lot #: 366

250pr (#C6) Imperforate Tab Block of 4 w/2 Tabs in the Blue issued color; u/m, few spots, f-vf & Rare, Ba 37IIIb - $2200 

Start: $350 Sold For: $350
Lot #: 367

THE FIRST DAY COVERS:  1950 1st Air Mails 5 - 250pr (Sc #C1/6) cpl set of 6 w/FULL TABS tied by 3 FD pmks TEL AVIV - 26.6.1950 repeated on back, to the Official FDC; cv cleaned, still vf & Very Rare, 26 June was the 1st Day of Sale of the tabbed stps to the public, certif Muentz & Tsachor - Aloni, Ba $7500

Start: $2,400 Buy
Lot #: 368

1950 1st AIRMAILS  5 - 250 pr (Sc. C 1/6) Complete set of 6 w/FULL TABS on 3 Registered Airmail cvs FIRST DAY JERUSALEM 12 -  26 6 1950 pmks, to New York 5. 7. 1950 arr pmks on back. 1st cv w/4 values 5, 30,40 & 50 pr, 2nd cv w/2 values - 50 & 100 pr, 3rd cv — 250 pr, 2 last cvs are also express, all 3 are backstamped w/same FD pmks & have the Jerusalem Philatelic Society cachet on back; vf & a Very Rare set

Start: $1,000 Sold For: $1,000
Lot #: 369

1950 1st Air Mails 5 - 250pr (Sc #C1/6) cpl set of 6 corner plate blocks of 6,  each denomtied by 2 FD pmks JERUSALEM 12 - 26.6.1950 to a private Registered FDC, all mailed to New York arrival pmks JUL 6 1950, 5cvs also Express, 30pr pl bl the Rare no. 158363; vf (x6 cvs) & Extremely  Rare, 26 June was the 1st Day of Sale of the tabbed stps & the plate blocks, certif. Tsachor-Aloni

Start: $900 Sold For: $1,010
Lot #: 370

1950 1st Air Mail 5 & 100pr (Sc #C1 & C5) Full Tabs tied by FD pmk TEL AVIV 11 - 26 6 1950 to Registered cv to Vienna, double rate 2x40pr + 25pr registration, Israeli & Austrian censor labels & cachet + arrival pmk; f-vf & Rare, sign Tsachor-Aloni

Start: $250 Sold For: $445

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