Sale #39

Sunday August 7, 2022
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Palestine Forerunners

Lot #: 1

Palestine Forerunners Austrian Post - 15.1.1912 postcard written in Yiddish from Jerusalem to Russia with Russian transit & arrival postmarks on front. Jerusalem postmark is bridge type in the RARE BLUE COLOR. F-VF.

Start Price: $75
Lot #: 2

Palestine Forerunners French Post - France to Jerusalem June 28 1908 letter frank 25c posted at Arcis Le Ponsart in the French department of Marne, Arrival p/m on back dated July 8 1908. F-VF.

Start Price: $30
Lot #: 3

Palestine Forerunner German Post - 5.4.1909 Jerusalem cover franked 25c overprinted German stamp alongside x2 box cachet "Aus Jaffa Deutsche" IN RED AND BLACK.  Hand notation on back. VF & RARE. Bale catalog value $ 980.00

Start Price: $200
Lot #: 4

Palestine Forerunners German Post - 11.7.1904  postcard mailed from Jerusalem to Jaffa with arrival p/m 12.7.1904 alongside RARE cachet "Aus Ramleh Palestina". Long Arabic written message on back. F-VF. Bale CV $ 400.00

Start Price: $125
Lot #: 5

Palestine Foreruuners Russian Post - Color picture postcard of Camel drivers mailed from Jaffa to Germany bearing 1912 issue 20para/5Kop (Michel46) tied by all Cyrillic very clear & RARE  "Jaffa/Ropit" postmark dated 3.2.1914 Steichele type 634. Card with small wrinkle at upper left, otherwise VF exhibit quality postal history post card. 2012 Nakri photo certificate.

Start Price: $300
Lot #: 6

Palestine Forerunners mix RUSSIAN & GERMAN POSTS - 28.4.1910 registered parcel card from Minsk Russia to Jaffa, apparently containing some valuables since its accompanied by customs declaration. Jaffa Palestine Russian post postmark on back 19.5.1910 alongside Jaffa German post p/m of May 31 1910 (scarce cooperation between Russian & German post offices in the holy land Turkish Empire era). Card with some folds & faults. Scarce forerunners lot.

Start Price: $100
Lot #: 7

Palestine Forerunners Turkish Post - Jerusalem (Gare) VF strike postmark in Black 15.4 1910 (Collins type PM1) tied to 20 Para Turkish stamp (correct postcard rate) on color postcard with view of Jerusalem, mailed to Germany. Message written in German. VF & scarce with 2005 Tsachor photo certificate.

Start Price: $300
Lot #: 7A

Palestine Forerunners Turkish Post - Halil Ul Rahman (Hebron) Superb strike postmark 22.3.1906 tied to 20 Para imprinted stamp on postcard mailed to Germany with full arrival postmark on front March 30 1906. Full German written message on back. This card is in excellent condition. Showpiece rarity.

Start Price: $1,000
Lot #: 8

Palestine Forerunners Austrian, German & French post -  1898 to 1913  3 postcards and 1 cover, mailed to Egypt, Canada & Germany. F-VF.

Start Price: $50
Lot #: 8A

Palestine Forerunners Turkish Post - 21.3.1915 "Jerusalem 5" XF postmark tied to 20 Para Turkish stamp on postcard mailed to Damas Syria. Jerusalem scarce large double ring censor handstamp on front (Collins type CM2) alongside Damas arrival p/m. Long Arabic written message on back. F-VF & scarce.

Start Price: $200