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 #: 51

Taxed: 2/1914 ppc (Deutsche Sionskirche "Dormitio") via German Post w/pmk JERUSALEM DEUTSCHE POST (St. 234) but unfranked, mailed to Germany, boxed 'T' cachet of Jerus applied on front & manuscript "20״ gold centimes charge written twice alongside to mark the amount of Postage Due, Dortmund & Dortmund Porto pmks all on face; 1 bottom comer light bend o/w vf & scarce         

Start: $180 Buy
Lot #: 52

Taxed Abroad - 3 ppcs: a) 9/1903 ppc (Omar Moschee) frank. 10pa on 5pf for Printed Matter as message more than 5 words, not accepted as P. Matter & marked "10" in Blue crayon, Taxed in Switzerland upon arrival 10c Swiss P. Dues tied by Kriens pmk; b) 1910 ppc (Jerusalem - Antoniaburg) frank 5c on 5pf for P. Matter, not accepted as such, so boxed "T" applied in Jerusalem & "10c" in crayon, Taxed upon arrival in Wien 10c Austrian P. Dues on front; c) 5/1907 stampless ppc (Bethlehem) Jerusalem to Scotland w/commerc. message, framed T of the German Post in Jerusalem, Blue crayon 12½c + large British tax mark 2d/FBB double foreign rate, Arbroath arrival pmk all on face, bottom left corner small piece off; c - fine & Muentz certif., b - f-vf, a - vf (x3) 

Start: $250 Buy
Lot #: 53

WWI - GERMAN MILITARY MAIL: KGL PREUSSISCHE FLIEGER ABTEILUNG 301 / Brief Stempel cpl circular strike on front of ppc (Arab Shoemaker), Deutsche Feldpost 20.12.17 mute vf pmk alongside, return address is of FPO 663, unit stationed in Nazareth, mailed to Germany; f - vf

Start: $180 Buy
Lot #: 54

Preussische Feld-Flieger Abteilung 300 - complete cachet of this German Flight Unit, 300 inserted in manuscript, on Feldpost ppc (Feld des Boas), via JERUSALEM Mil. Miss. 3-8-1917 (St. 255) vf pmk, message in German written in Ramleh 1.8., mailed to Schlesia; vf

Start: $180 Buy


Lot #: 55

TEMPEL KOLONIE HAMIDIJE WILHELMA DEUTSCHE POST JAFFA (St. 242) light cachet in Violet on Registered Printed Matter cv (flap unsealed) to Berlin frank top right corner block of 6 - 5c German Levant 1908 issue = 1pi & 20pa - double P. Matter rate + regist. fee, tied by pmks JAFFA DEUTSCHE POST 26 3 09 (St. 222), regist. label type Fa; vert fold away from stps & pmks, f-vf, certif Muentz

Start: $260 Sold For: $270
Lot #: 56

TEMPEL KOLONIE HAMIDIJE WILHELMA DEUTSCHE POST JAFFA (St. 242) vf cachet on front of ppc (Jerusalem), message in German written in Wilhelma 20/12/09, addressed to a Templer in Haifa, properly frank 10c on 10pf Germania (Mi # 49) tied by pmk JAFFA DEUTSCHE POST 22 12 09; light perf foxing o/w vf & scarce domestic commerc mail

Start: $200 Sold For: $200
Lot #: 57

1907/8   German Levant Unsevered Reply Postcard (Mi P.18) commercially used both directions: a) Back to Germany w/light oval Violet cachet Tempel Kolonie Hamidije / WILHELMA Deutsche Post / Jaffa (St. 242), imptd 10c stp pmkd JAFFA DEUTSCHE POST  25 3 10 (St. 234), message in German dated same as above; b) back to Jerusalem pmkd  BERLIN 6. 4. 10, redirected in Blue ink; f-vf for an unsevered pair of pcs used commercially and a scarce combination, certif Muentz

Start: $300 Buy
Lot #: 58

2 boxed cachets: a) AUS JAFFA (St. 244) cpl light strike in Violet on 20pa on 10pf imptd pc (Mi P14) tied by pmk JERUSALEM DEUTSCHE POST (St. 235) 17 5 12, arrival pmk LEEHEIM 22.5.12, no message, Rare; b) Aus Jaffa Deutsche Post (St. 243) 2 vf cachets in Red & in Black, frank 4x10pa on 5pf Germania, correct 1pi rate, all tied by vf pmks JERUSALEM DEUTSCHE POST (St. 236) 11 7 08, arrival pmk BERLIN 19.7.08; of philatelic origin, vf (x2)

[PC] [] [] [CV]
Start: $180 Sold For: $180
Lot #: 59

Aus Jerusalem/Deutsche Post (St. 245) full light cachet in Violet on Rare Registered cv to Lyck, frank 1905 issue 10pa & 1¼pi (2 of each, Mi 2x24 & 2x27) - a total of 3pi double weight Regist. letter, all tied by pmk JAFFA DEUTSCHE POST 22 1 06 arrival 29 1 06, also 1905/07 - 2 cvs & 2 ppcs w/the same cachet diff stages, 1 cv name cut out; Reg. cv - vf, balance f-vf (x5 items), valuable  

[PPC] [] [CV]
Start: $200 Sold For: $200
Lot #: 60

Aus Ramleh (Palestina) - the 2 stages of the cachet (St. 246), in Violet vf strikes: a) 20pa on 10pf Germania imptd pc to Germany (no message) pmkd JAFFA DEUTSCHE POST (St. 221) 15 9 06 Erfurt arrival 23 9 06; b) 2nd stage - broken frame: cv w/mixed franking 10pa 1906 Mi #36 + 3x 5c  Mi #48 pmkd JAFFA DEUTSCHE POST 28 3 10, certif. Muentz; vf (x2), illust. in Steichele p. 79 figs 81 & 82 

[PC] [] [] [CV]
Start: $200 Buy