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 #: 71

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: $200 Buy
Lot #: 72

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: $750 Buy
Lot #: 73

10.8.1902 registered double weight cv sent by "Augusto Parodi - Caifa" mailed to Hamburg, franked on back, 4 colors 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: $200 Sold For: $200
Lot #: 74

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

Start: $200 Buy
Lot #: 75

8/1917 registered cv from Haifa to Wien franked on back 100pa (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

Start: $200 Sold For: $200
Lot #: 76

JAFFA - 2 items: a) JAFFA PORT (PM1) vf & clear strike in Black (most strikes are unclear) tying 1pi Turk stp to back of 1897 cv mailed to Jerus Patriarch arr pmk alongside; sl. shortened at right;  b) YAFA POSTA VE TELEGRAF HANEI 329 ( T4) f - vf strike of this rare seal on top of Telegram Jaffa to Haifa 27.1.14, sent by the director of Mikve Israel school, text in French re: offer of plants; scarce pair, f-vf (x2)

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Start: $250 Sold For: $655
Lot #: 77

Jaffa 2 seals: a) Negative Seal  - YAFA ISKELASI POSTA SHUBESI 1311 (PM1) Jaffa Port tying 20pa Turkish stp to ppc (Wailing Wall) to Trieste, arrival pmk 21.2.99; certif Tsachor. b) YAFA POSTA SHUBESI (PM9) tying 20pa Turkish stp to ppc to Germany, redirected few times, on face 4 transit & arrival pmks; f-vf (x2)

Start: $250 Sold For: $250
Lot #: 78

 JAFFA 2 (PM12) vf pmk 29.11.901 tying pair Turk 1pi stps (Mi #103) to REGISTERED COVER, handstamped RECCOMMANDEE type RC2 ($1500+ - 4 cvs recorded w/this) and manuscript "N230", backstamped Port Said & Alexandria; vert centerfold away from stps & pmks, few spots, fine, certif Muentz

Start: $180 Sold For: $180
Lot #: 79

1909 cv Jaffa to Beyrouth franked 20pa Port to Port Littoral rate, stps are 2x5pa & 10pa Jaffa Local Ovpt 1909 Accession of Sultan Mehmed Rasads (Mi Lokal I/II ovpt on Mi 134/5) all tied by 2 full pmks JAFFA 7 (PM 16) 27-4-909 (Earliest recorded date) in Violet, arrival pmks (front & back) BEYROUTH 2 - 4-5-909. The above listed stps are known used only w/Jaffa pmk; hinge traces on back corners o/w vf & Rare

Start: $300 Sold For: $300
Lot #: 80

Registered cv USA Consulate stationery JERUSALEM (PM7, A&P 7) 9 MAY 94 fine pmk tying 3pi Turkish stps (1pi basic letter rate + 1pi addit. weight + 1pi registration), registration cachet RC1 #827 alongside, mailed to Colorado, New York transit 19 May; fine early cv

Start: $200 Buy