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 #: 39

Rarity: "Meir Shfeya" -  Satellite colony to Zichron Ya'acov founded 1891 -  ZICHRON YA'ACOV (St. 716) faint Hebrew 1 line cachet in Violet on 20pa Austrian Levant imptd Postcard originated at "Shfeya", processed via Zichron & Haifa, mailed to Dr. A. Ruppin  in  jaffa,   pmkd CAIFA OESTER... (St. 506) 28.10.11 arrival JAFFA OESTER... (St. 526) 30.10.11 pmk alongside, message in Hebrew written by Haim Dov Kantor (Mohel & Shohet) one of the first settlers of Meir Shfeia; 2 filing holes at bottom, f-vf & Extremely Rare, as this is the second pc recorded by us from this tiny Colony, certif. Muentz, certif Tsachor - Aloni

Start: $2,000 Sold For: $3,000
Lot #: 40

1896 Forwarding Agent "MOISE JEDID LEVI - BEYROUTH" oval bilingual cachet on back of a cv originated at the Galilee Jewish communities (Safed or Tiberias) addr. to the rich Jewish community of Padova Italy, franked and posted at the Austrian Post in Beirut, on back 1 pi on 10 K Austrian Levant stp tied by pmk BEIRUT OSTERR.....96, forwarding agent's cachet & arrival pmk PADOVA 16.6.96; roughly opened at left o/w vf, seldom offered out going mail forwarded by "Jedid Levi" as most of the known mail is incoming to the Galilee   

Start: $600 Sold For: $600
Lot #: 41

THE TURKISH POST: CAIFA - (PM 4) full clear strike in Blue on 20 pa postal stationery card mailed to Germany, message in German dated Caifa 12.9.85 by the British Vice Consul, Turk. transit & German arrival pmks; vf for this difficult pmk, Collins: "7 items recorded"

Start: $300 Buy
Lot #: 42

HAIFA POSTA SHUBESI 1287 (PM 3) in Violet clear Negative Seal on 20 pa Turkish postal stationery card to Germany, message dated 30.1.1898, arrival pmk on front COBURG 1 - 8.2.98; few light peripheral wrinkles, f - vf & Rare, signed Nakri & Tsachor, certif Muentz

Start: $1,800 Buy
Lot #: 43

HAIFA POSTA SHUBESI 1287  (PM 3) in Violet clear Negative Seal on Nazareth - Gruss Aus ppc tying 20 pa Turkish stp, mailed to Austria c/o Thomas Cook & Sons travel Agency Wien their Haifa oval 9.5.98 cachet on front, transit ALEXANDRIA 12.V.98 & WIEN arrival pmks, short message dated 5.5.98; top left & bottom right light corner creases, f - vf & Rare, certif Tsachor - Aloni

Start: $1,200 Buy
Lot #: 44

10.8.1902 registered double weight cv sent by "Augusto Parodi - Caifa" mailed to Hamburg, franked on back, 4 color Turkish franking - 10 stps: 4x5pa + 4x10pa + 20pa + 1pi total 3pi: 1pi basic rate + 1pi addit weight + 1pi Registration fee all tied by HAIFFA 10.8.902 pmk (PM 7), UPU R cachet #450 (RC 1) - this on front, Hamburg 20.8.02 arrival pmk on back; light peripheral creases, f - vf early regist. cv

Start: $400 Buy
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