91th Holyland Postal Bid Sale

Sale date: 
November 27, 2018



Lot #: 41

FOR AMERICAN UNITY sheet of 36 stamps issued by Jewish War Veterans of the USA in the 1940’s; designed by Szyk; depicts two soldiers and the wording WITH MALICE TOWARDS NONE; some perf seps, vertical folds & thins

Start: $100 Buy
Lot #: 42

13TH MACCABIAH GAMES FIRST DAY PICTURE POSTCARD, signed by all 12 athletes that were honored to represent the previous 12 Games in the opening parade of the Opening Ceremony, including Henry Hershkovich and Shaul Ladany (that are inducted in the Int. Jewi

Start: $50 Buy
Lot #: 43

MACCABIAH GAMES 11 Maccabiah Games items (6th – certificate, 7th usher badge + postcard & ID, 8th - Airmail card, 9th – usher badge), plus 7 other sports stickers (4 Hapoel games – 9th, 11th, 13thx2, etc.)

Start: $40 Buy
Lot #: 44

MAGEN DAVID ADOM entire, airmail to New York, censored, CYPRESS special cancel ties two 20 & two 50 mils Doar Ivri

Start: $45 Buy
Lot #: 45

HELP US SURVIVE from Emergency Committee to Save Palestine; top two rows of sheet (20 stamps) with upper margin; designed by Szyk; vertical fold

Start: $50 Buy
Lot #: 48


Start: $35 Sold For: $35
Lot #: 49

LABELS ETC. 30 different labels or payment items from various organizations

Start: $75 Buy

Religious Organizations

Lot #: 46

NETUREI KARTA 2 papers, opening to 8 pages; undated but seems to be 1956 or 1957 (1) To Rebel Nations (2) New Gezairot

Start: $45 Buy
Lot #: 47

NETUREI KARTA broadside in Hebrew to Haredi Residents – Do not protest against the British White Book; handstamp at bottom, dated 1920

Start: $45 Sold For: $50


Lot #: 50

GERMAN POSTCARD TUCHEL PRUSSIA JULY 29, 1872 sent by a Rabbi to a bookdealer (Worman) in Berlin; mss text asks for information on religious items; article in Fall 2014 American Philatelist included

Start: $250 Buy


Lot #: 51

CIGARETTE CARDS, 25 depicting Jewish Symbols and ceremonies

Start: $45 Buy
Lot #: 52

NEW YEARS CARDS 17 different, some older ones in black & white

Start: $50 Sold For: $50


Lot #: 53

WAR VICTORY all Hebrew booklet commemorating 1867 Six Day War; 66 pages

Start: $50 Sold For: $50


Lot #: 54

WORD OF TRUTH broadside from Chief Rabbi Shabtai and Rabbi Moshe Panziel; tape amended on back; text seems to be about a quarrel in Jerusalem [PH cropped in catalogue, more on web]

Start: $35 Sold For: $35


Lot #: 55

AUSTRIAN ANTI-SEMITIC POST CARD, circa 1920s, with vile caricatures of Jews

Start: $35 Buy
Lot #: 56

THE JEW AND HIS CHILDREN German ant-Semitic post card

Start: $45 Sold For: $45
Lot #: 57

DAS JUDISCHE KOMPLATT Nazi propaganda anti-Semitic label

Start: $90 Buy
Lot #: 58

IRAQ VISA issued in Amman, Jordan. The handstamp reads “Invalid for entry into or transit via Iraq if the holder obtains an Israeli visa”

Start: $40 Sold For: $45
Lot #: 59

US ANTI-SEMITIC POST CARD, for New Year, depicts circumcision; mss on back

Start: $35 Buy

ottoman period

austrian offices

Lot #: 60

AUSTRIAN OFFICE: CAIFA 29.12.1909 to Austria. 10c UPU type postcard tied by Caifa double ring p/m (St. Type 508) dated 29.12.1909 alongside Elektra OE. Lloyd ship postmark of 31.12.1909 and Red handstamp "Trieste Soria No.52 and 18.12.09". The 3199 Ton ship Elektra built 1884 was in service for Lloyd Austriaco and was converted to Hospital ship from August 17 1914 just after the start of WWI until November 1914 when the ship returned to Lloyd Austriaco and was in service until 1918. Evidence of the ship stop at the Caifa & Jaffa ports can be found in a book “East and west of Zagros" page 29, where a traveler describes the Ship stop at the 2 ports. VF rare showpiece which on few known to exist.

Start: $350 Buy