92nd Holyland Postal Bid Sale

Sale date: 
April 30, 2019

ottoman period

turkish offices

Lot #: 87

TURKISH OFFICE: JERUSALEM 29/4/1910 ties 10 para stamp to ppc (Tower of David), addressed to Italy (Collins PM 14?)

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Start: $35 Buy
Lot #: 88

TURKISH OFFICE – NASRE 8/4/1911 pmk ties four 5 mil stamps to ppc addressed to France; strip of 4 10 mil with similar pmk

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Start: $55 Buy
Lot #: 89

TURKISH OFFICES Postal card pmk SAFED 5 1898 (in blue green); from Mischmar Hayarden to “Professor” David Edlovitch residing in Rishon Le Zion. Contents about a visit of E. Ben-Yehuda, the “father” of modern Hebrew. Fine with filing hole not affecting the text.

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Start: $60 Sold For: $400
Lot #: 90

AUSTRIAN OFFICES – JAFFA and JERUSALEM pmks on various postal receipts, 5 in all

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Start: $80 Sold For: $80
Lot #: 91

TURKISH OFFICE: pmks (indistinct) ties telegraph stamps to pieces

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Start: $55 Buy
Lot #: 92

TURKISH OFFICES – JERUSALEM NEGAIVE TELEGRAPH CANCEL on receipt dated 1895 RARE

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Start: $180 Sold For: $180
Lot #: 93

TURKISH MAIL- CANCELS ON TURKISH STAMPS: Acre (4), Djenine Block of 4), Haifa (4, pair), Nablus ( 3,1 pair), Nazareth (2, 1 pair), Safed (1).

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Start: $40 Sold For: $60
Lot #: 632

TURKISH OFFICE – BENI SAAB pmkd 15/8/1915

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Start: $30 Sold For: $30
Lot #: 633

PALESTINE TURKISH CENSOR on front of large sized wrapper mailed from Germany to Palestine in Sept 1917; similar one on large piece

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Start: $25 Sold For: $30

other items

Lot #: 94

MAIL BETWEEN USA AND PALESTINE Three covers relating to Selah Merrill (1837-1909), American Counsel in Jerusalem. (1) Cover sent to Merrill from Andover, MA, in 1884 with Constantinople transit and Jerusalem arrival cancels. (2) Cover sent to Merrill in 1885 with Boston and Alexandria transit pmks, and Jerusalem arrival cancels. (3) Cover sent by Merrill in 1886from Jerusalem to Edward Taylor, relative of his wife. Transit postmarks from Alexandria, Paris, Boston. Reverse shows cancel of “United States Consulate in Jerusalem.”

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Start: $75 Sold For: $75
Lot #: 95

FROM RUSSIA money letter to Jerusalem;

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Start: $60 Buy
Lot #: 96

RUSSIAN MONEY LETTER AND RECEIPT

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Start: $100 Buy
Lot #: 634

RUSSIA TO PALESTINE Russian Mail-Postcard sent 1913 from Russia with cancels tied to 2 Russian stamps. Card addressed to Hebrew Gymnasium school in Jaffa. Two filing holes not disturbing stamps or cancels.

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Start: $25 Sold For: $25

German Offices

Lot #: 631

GERMAN OFFICES (1) German 1914 canceled cover sent from Rishon Le Zion to David Yudelourth in Alexandria Egypt with arrival cancels at Port Said and Alexandria. (2) 6 mail wrappers from the Syrian Orphanage in Jerusalem, showing purple and blue and large and small handstamps with German cancels on German Mail stamps

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Start: $30 Sold For: $70