Tel Aviv Stamps - Auction #44

Sale Closing Date:
Wednesday, 12 July 2017 - 8:00pm

Dear friends and collectors,

Welcome to our 44th auction. The attached Prices Realized list of our 9 November 2016 sale demonstrates another set of excellent results. There is a continuing strong demand for better and specialized material.

We are proud to offer the following collections in the coming auction:  

HAIFA 1845 – 1960: THE POSTAL HISTORY

THE DOAR IVRI SPECIALIZED

ISRAEL'S TAXED MAIL 1948 – 1970

1948/1954 ARAB PALESTINE

Also included: Foreign Countries, Foreign P. Offices, Palestine stamps,

1948 Interim, Israel FDCs, 1948 1st Festivals, Judaica & The Dreyfus Affair & more.

 

Please FAX your final bids to avoid delays. Bidders are requested to include their FAX and telephone numbers and/or email addresses on their bid sheets.

For the convenience of our clients in the Metropolitan New York area Dr. Arthur Groten is available to accept bids and consignments by phone

845-471-4179 or e-mail artgroten@optonline.net

Consignments can also be submitted by Mr. Gary Theodore, office phone

732-229-5310, cell 732-996-0520 or e-mail jerseyowl@aol.com,

Fax: 732-229-4805

 

With all good and sincere wishes,

 

YACOV TSACHOR  - Director & Philatelist

ZVI ALONI  - Philatelist

THE FRENCH POST

Lot #: 34

6.4.1906 & 8.5.1906 - Earliest Recorded Dates of Haifa French Post - 2 ppcs franked 2x5c & 10c (=20pa) French Levant stps tied by vf pmks CAIFFA - SYRIE (St. #341) mailed to Beirut & Constple; light soiling, f - vf (x2)

[PPC]
Start: $400 Sold For: $460
Lot #: 35

12/1909 commerc Printed-Matter double weight cv from Haifa to Germany franked 2x5c French Levant stps tied by CAIFFA SYRIE 27-2-09 (St. #341) pmk, 10c = 20pa which is the correct double rate, marked at top left "Imprime" & flap unsealed; light soiling, fine & scarce

[CV]
Start: $350 Sold For: $350
Lot #: 36

5/1910 Registered cv Haifa to Dresden franked 2pi (2x1pi on 25c type Mouchon, correct rate) French Levant stps tied by CAIFFA SYRIE 2-5-10 (St #341) pmks repeated on back & Extremely Rare Registration Label "R - CAIFFA –

No 432", on back transit AMB - BOLOGNA - ALA 11.5.10 & arrival DRESDEN 12.5.10 pmks + wax seal; vf & Very Rare as only 4 regist cvs w/this label recorded, certif Nakri & Tsachor - Aloni

[CV]
Start: $3,500 Sold For: $5,408
Lot #: 37

2 Printed-Matter items: a) 11/1913 commerc folded letter from the Ottoman Bank to the Dedeagatsch (today Alexandropolis in Greece) branch franked 5c (=10pa) French Levant stp tied by CAIFFA SYRIE 14-11-13 (St. #341) pmk, transit Smyrne; b) 1/1913 ppc (Haifa) frank on pict. side 2+3c French Levant stps tied by the scarce 2nd type pmk CAIFFA - SYRIE (St. #342!) 31-1-13 accepted for P. Matter as message up to 5 words, mailed to France; a - fine, b - vf (x2)

[CV]
Start: $260 Sold For: $260