Auction #39

Sunday August 7, 2022
Showing 81 - 90 items of 358

Israel 1948 Interim Period Minhelet Ha'am

Lot #: 73

Israel 1948 Interim - April 26 1948 Chicago USA air letter addressed to Jerusalem Palestine. 2 Line handstamp on front "Return to Sender - Service Suspended" . Long written message inside. VF.

Start Price: $40
Lot #: 74

Israel 1948 Interim - Commercial printed matter cover from Tel Aviv to Erie USA, franked 5 Mil Mandate stamp (Surface mail rate) tied by Mandate postmark of 26 April 1948. Arrival postmark on back Erie Pennsylvania May 28 1948. Addressee not found - different cachets on front & back (Parti, Rebuts Etc.) It was return to Sender. Back flap unsealed as per printed matter regulations. This is one of the latest known surface mail items that went out of Palestine still during the British Mandate. Cover with small marginal creases, otherwise VF & RARE. Tsachor photo certificate & with his pencil signature on  reverse.

Start Price: $350
Lot #: 75

Israel 1948 Interim - Postage due cover mailed from Tel Aviv to Ramat Gan, franked with unauthorized stamp & taxed in Ramat Gan 20 Mil pair of Negev pipe line stamps tied by Ramat Gan postmark. Hebrew hand notation on front  "To pay 20 Mils". Cover mailed by Chzach Bezalel 66 street Tel Aviv to Amnon Rithbird Yaalom 102 Street Ramat Gan.  VF & very rare usage of Interim stamps as postage dues.

Start Price: $1,000
Lot #: 76

Israel 1948 Interim - Postage Due Cover mailed in Tel Aviv, franked 50 Mil unoverprinted/unauthorized stamp tied by Tel Aviv postmark in black. Taxed pair of Diaspora interim stamps of 10mil each tied by Violet postmarks of Tel Aviv alongside box handstamp "To Pay 20 Mils". Cover mailed by Ernest Franzis Frishman 37 street to A. Freedlander Hovavey Zion 49 Street. Cover with small toning spots , otherwise VF & very rare usage of interim stamps as postage dues.

Start Price: $1,250
Lot #: 77

Israel 1948 Interim - French Consular Post In Jerusalem. 2 stamps of 20 Mil ovpt.on 6f & 2 stamps of 20 Mil ovpt.on Gratis French stamps. All mint never hinged, 3 stamps expertized on back. 2 with micro tiny handstamps & 1 with small pencil signature. Bale Catalog value $ 740.00

Start Price: $250
Lot #: 78

Israel 1948 Interim - French Consular Post In Jerusalem. Air mail cover mailed from The French Council in Jrusalem Neuville  to a family member in Paris France. Franked 6f French stamp overprinted 20 Milliemes, tied by the consulate Jerusalem p/m 27 August 1948. Expertized with small pencil signature on reverse. One mid vertical light fold. VF & scarce.

Start Price: $150
Lot #: 79

Israel 1948 Interim - French Consular Post In Jerusalem. Postcard with view of the French consulate mailed to Toulouse France. Franked French Gratis stamp overprinted "Jerusalem Postes Francaises 20 Milliemes" , tied by first day of usage postmark 15 Mai 1948. Beautiful  postcard of philatelic origin. Very light trace of middle vertical fold, otherwise XF & scarce. 1987 Muentz photo certificate.

Start Price: $250
Lot #: 80

Israel 1948 Interim - French Consular Post In Jerusalem. Cover mailed by the French Consul in Jerusalem to a family member in Paris France. Franked French Gratis stamp overprinted  "Jerusalem Postes Franceises 20 Milliemes", tied by the consulate Jerusalem p/m 15 Mai 1948 (first day of usage). VF & scarce.

Start Price: $250
Lot #: 81

Israel 1948 Interim - French Consular Post In Jerusalem. Air Mail cover mailed to a family member of Jerusalem French consul in Paris France. Franked 6f French stamp overprinted "Jerusalem 20 Milliemes", tied by the consulate Jerusalem postmark  4 Sep 1948. Arrival p/m on back 11.9.1948. Penciled signature expertized by Tsachor on back . VF & scarce.

Start Price: $375
Lot #: 82

Israel 1948 Interim Taxi mail - Cover contain film sent in Tel Aviv by the Egged messanger taxi company with added Kofer Hayishuv tax revenue stamps, tied by one line dated handstamps 4 April 1948. This cover sent by a company in Neve Sha'anan to the Metro company of Tel Aviv with notation "Keep ! until Metro messanger arrival". VF & scarce.

Start Price: $100