91th Holyland Postal Bid Sale

Sale date: 
November 27, 2018

Mandate Period

Town Postmarks

Lot #: 101

BEISAN 27 OC 24 (2 strikes) tie 2 3 & 8 mil London One to cvr addressed to England; HAIFA ‘A’ of next day on back

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Start: $50 Buy
Lot #: 102

BENEI BERAK “B” of 1930 month not clear ties 15 mil (BALE #108 – VERTICAL RIBBED) pictorial to air mail cover addressed to Netherlands; censor hstmp

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Start: $120 Buy
Lot #: 103

JAFFA 10 SP 20 ties 1 pi & 5 mil Jerusalem One to cvr addressed to Tel Aviv, mss RECOMMANDE and mss Reg number; appropriate backstamps

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Start: $45 Buy
Lot #: 104

KIRYAT AMAL colored advertising card for vacation and convalescence, mailed 9 JU 46 from Haifa to Captain Aryeh Cheichel, Naples, CMF, backstamped FPO 731, 10 JU 46, written in Hebrew

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Start: $80 Buy
Lot #: 105

TO MISHMAR HAYARDEN 1941 printed circular from Jerusalem addressed to MISHMAR HAYARDEN, near ROSH PINA, hand signed Dr. Mosinson, backstamped Rosh Pina. [In 1948 the Syrians burnt Mishmar Hayarden and destroyed it. This is one of the few postal history do

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Start: $60 Buy
Lot #: 106

MISHMAR HAEMEK 5 JY 46 ties 3 mil pictorial and 1 penny British stamp to cvr addressed in Arabic, 2nd strike nearby; mss PRINTED MATTER

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Start: $50 Sold For: $50
Lot #: 107

SARAFAND Censor Mail: Palestine to Australia An air mail censor cover from Sarafand to Sydney bearing four 5 mils and four 10 mils of Palestine which are cancelled by four strikes of a double ring cds of Sarafand dated 7th March 1940. Below the air mail label is a boxed British censor cancel, in red, No 566. In the SW corner is a single strike of an Australian military cancel, Railhead P.O. / RM1 dated 7th March 1940. According to Stobbs this cancel was in use at Gaza Ridge, Palestine, from 1st March to the 16th April 1940 by 211 AGH (Australian General Hospital) and was later used as a TPO cancel until March 1941. Proud does not record any usage for this cancel at this time. ( Sarafand is about 150 miles north of the Gaza Ridge ?? ) flap missing Sarafand was originally known as Sarepta during the Phoenician era and later as Sarepta Yudee during Crusader times. It is located on the Mediterranean coast between Sidon and Tyre and is now in Lebanon.

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Start: $50 Sold For: $50
Lot #: 108

SDE YAAQOV 4 JU 47 6 strikes tie bock of four and sinel 3 mil and one 10 mil (corner with pale number) to regist cvr addressed to Haifa; Hebrew mss “printed matter”; appropriately backstamped

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Start: $75 Buy
Lot #: 109

ZICRON (date unclear) from mss 2 April 1922 ties 4 mil Jerusalem 2 to ppc (ancient Shechem) addressed to Poland; (per Dorfman, rated G

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Start: $120 Buy

large cities

Lot #: 110

OHMS REGISTERED COVER FROM HAIFA to Tiberias with Licensing AUTHORITY HAIFA, 1946 postmark of the Radio Telephone office (belonging to the Post) on the FRONT of the cover. [per Goldstein & Dickstein 72, "D". Rarely used as letter cancel. ]

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Start: $80 Buy
Lot #: 111

PARCEL LABELS (1) HAIFA (Goldstein-Dickstein 32, E - $100+) (2) HAIFA PARCEL POST, (G-D 76, D , $40-100), (3) unlisted by Groten large single circle 30 mm Tel-Aviv TEL AVIV PARCEL POST postmarks.

Start: $80 Buy
Lot #: 112

JERUSALEM TO SAFED 4 AP 21, postmarked on front SAFED, Dorfman D6, "I-" ($500-750), shortened at right.

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Start: $80 Buy
Lot #: 113

1922 REGISTERED JAFFA ANGLO-PALESTINE BANK COVER to GERMANY with GERMAN MONEY CENSOR TAPE 2x 13m London II Overprints (Bale #79) tied by 2x oval Registered Jaffa cancels (+ b/s), blue Jaffa Reg'y label, Grossrohrsdorf receival bkstmp, slight rough opening

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Start: $125 Buy
Lot #: 114

JERUSALEM ARMY BASE (indistinct strike) on mute R-label and ties 2 pi Typographed stamp to cvr addressed to Holland; various backstamps; E.P.C. hstmp

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Start: $45 Buy
Lot #: 115

MEA SHARIM – JERUSALEM (struck 4x, once on front, 3x on reverse) tying 4m London I, 2m & 2pi London II Overprints (Bale #'s 63,72 & 81) on back of 1922 REGISTERED cover to Berlin, blue Jerusalem 1 Reg'y label, green Munich transit cds on front, oval Regis

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Start: $45 Buy
Lot #: 116

PALESTINE Newspapers Agency, large folded envelope pmks 21 May 1844 Tel Aviv, Mograbi branch; mailing newspapers as printed matter to Rehovot, franked 52 mil printed matter newspapers rate, with unusual PALES label. [PH cropped]

Start: $120 Buy
Lot #: 117

TEL AVIV 3 AP 1936 DOUBLE CIRCLE in purple ties 2 and 3 mil pictorials to locally addressed cover This is Groten type MC; per his book THE POSTMARKS OF MANDATE TEL AVIV, ‘this cancel is of private manufacture and in no way official”.

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Start: $210 Buy

Fairs

Lot #: 118

LEVANT FAIRS 1932, '34, '36: 6 covers, tickets, invoice of receiving medals, and 6 labels

Start: $60 Buy

COVER ACCUMULATIONS

Lot #: 119

MANDATE HAIFA POSTMARK COLLECTION Nicely written up pages with covers, cut pieces, receipts and used stamps; over 90 items in all; with some work this can be a nice exhibit

Start: $300 Buy
Lot #: 120

MANDATE PICTORIALS ON COVER I have about 200 covers with pictorials; most are the towns; condition varies. These normally retail for $30 each. I will send 10 OF MY CHOICE for $250 no commission but plus shipping

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Start: $250 Buy