96th Holyland Postal Bid Sale

Sale date: 
February 7, 2021

british mandate

Collection

Lot #: 61

MANDATE COLLECTION nice representation of Pictorials, blues, Jerusalem & London, and dues; on pictorials: except for 1 Pound there are seemingly complete sets (no ‘a’ numbers) – not checked for papers

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Start: $65 Buy

Pictorials

Lot #: 62

20 MIL PICTORIAL (BP-10 #99) white wove block of 4 – rough perf

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Start: $40 Buy

Postal History, crash mail, ship mail, routes

Lot #: 63

ARMY POST OFFICE SZ 61 (month & day unclear) 1918 ties 1 Pi typograph o stationery cvr, censored; censor sealing tape on flap

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Start: $70 Buy
Lot #: 64

1936 ARAB RIOTS COVER British Field Post Office 22 (Tulkarm / Afula) cancel ties 1 ½d KGV on cover mailed to HQ Sudan Defense Force, Khartoum, typewritten notation on cover mentions "Covering a letter from 2nd Batt, Scots Guards Palestine Force dated 21.11.1936. ", (British troops called in to deal with riots), indistinct receival b/s, some tone spots, still Scarce!

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Start: $90 Buy

Mail to Palestine

Lot #: 65

GREECE TO PALESTINE postal card pmkd 31 VIII 1945, Greek censor mark

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Start: $32 Buy

Town Postmarks

Lot #: 66

GEVAT 13 JU 45 [Dorfman 1-E] tees 10 mil pictorial to cvr addressed to Tel Aviv

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Lot #: 67

KFAR ATA 2 AP 48 official mail; on PT&T entire, addresses to Haifa

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large cities

Lot #: 68

AJAMI BRANCH HAIFA 9 DEC 21 2 strikes tie two 4 mil and one 1 pi London 2 to cvr addressed to England; per vendor ‘overweight letter’

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Start: $35 Buy
Lot #: 69

MEA SHEARIM – JERUSALEM “B” 5 SP 22 ties three 1 pi and one 5 mil LONDON ONE to back of charity cvr, registered, addressed to New York

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Start: $45 Buy
Lot #: 70

JERUSALEM MEA SHEARIM 30 SP 25 ties vert strip of four 2 mil LONDON ONE to regist cvr, addressed to Austria; note pen change to r-label

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Lot #: 71

HAIFA PALESTINE POSTAGE PAID 18/1/42 in red on printed private pc from Technion, mailed to Tel Aviv

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Start: $35 Buy

other

Lot #: 72

OVERLAND MAIL BAGHDAD HAIFA pmkd Baghdad 13 AUG [19]25, addressed to London, flap damaged, sender hstmp on back

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Lot #: 73

CENSORED MAIL Ten covers sent to Palestine with censor stamps and tapes 1 sent to USA. Good accumulation for often overlooked subject.

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Start: $32 Buy

world war two

british forces

Lot #: 74

BRITISH NAVAL FORCES 39 covers, 16 of which are written in Hebrew, addressed to M. Lifshitz at NHS Moreta and HMS Stag both are training bases in Egypt.. Many of covers have censor tapes, various handstamps and censor handstamps. For the Hebrew reader, a good insight to events in Israel during WWII. As expected in a war zone, many of the covers are stained and torn.

Start: $33 Buy

Indian Forces

Lot #: 75

INDIAN FORCES Registered entire pmkd FPO 26 26 AUG 43, addressed to British Institute of Engineering Technology in Jerusalem, sent air mail by Indian soldier, Indian and British censor handstamps, with censor tape. Jerusalem & FPO arrival pmks on back. Bottom left corner is rough otherwise f/vf.

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Start: $40 Buy

other

Lot #: 76

GERMAN POW CARD mailed 7 Sep 1942 rom England to Germany; British and German censors, vertical fold

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Start: $32 Buy
Lot #: 77

US ARMY POSTAL SERVICE 682 2 covers May 22 & Aug 23, 1944; base examiner hstmp; same correspondence

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Lot #: 78

REPRODUCTION OF HITLER PAINTINGS ON CARDS GIVEN TO WIDOW OF SOLDIERS 5 different cards; apparently part of a set

Start: $45 Buy

Concentration Camps, DP Camps, Ghettos and the like

Lot #: 79

“P” POLISH JEWISH PRISONER PATCH photo of id card with same patch; black on yellow

Start: $55 Buy
Lot #: 80

ARM BANDS WORN BY CAMP PRISONERS colored triangles that are sewn on; each with a number and Commander’s handstamp; per note; pink – Homosexual, red – prisoner, green – habitual criminal, purple - prisoner

Start: $1,800 Buy