Tel Aviv Stamps - Auction #44

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:  





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

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

732-229-5310, cell 732-996-0520 or e-mail,

Fax: 732-229-4805


With all good and sincere wishes,


YACOV TSACHOR  - Director & Philatelist

ZVI ALONI  - Philatelist


Lot #: 653

REVISIONISTS: 1920, copy of the original form of communique in connection w/the trials of Jabotinsky & others by military court at Jerusalem after the Nebi Moussa riots in the Old City (Jabotinsky was given a 15-year prison term for possession of weapons), which was issued to the press by H.Q. of O.E.T.A. in Jerusalem 12.5.1920; filing holes, fine


Start: $150 Sold For: $150
Lot #: 654

Beitar Grodno - Poland 1920/30 - 42 photos & Postcard Photos mostly pc size, depicting activities incl.: the Young Lions in Uniform, the Leadership, the Company in training, etc., also some private portraits of the members plus 3 photos 1921/2 Maccabi Grodno activity. Descriptions are from handwritten dated notes on the back of the photos mostly in Hebrew/Yiddish; mixed condition, mostly fine (x42) historic

Start: $500 Buy
Lot #: 655

1942/44 - the story of the detention of Josef Nikolajewsky (later changed to Nativ) LEHI underground fighter, involved in the killing attempt of the CID Head J. Morton. He was kidnapped on May 15 1942 by Hagana members, interrogated and handed over to the British Authorities. Nikolajewsky was arrested, sent to Acre jail and in 1943 transferred to Latrun detention camp and later deported to detention camps in Africa. Offered are over 40 cvs & pcs w/contents (messages in German) from Acre jail & Latrun, mostly to his father Nahum, all w/censor marks & detention camps cachets; f - vf (x40), historic

[PC] [] [DOC] [CV]
Start: $500 Sold For: $500
Lot #: 656

POSTERS: 1925 poster in Hebrew 47x63cm – 2nd November Balfour Declaration Day - announcing the opening ceremony of Keren Ha'Yessod (The Foundation Fund) donation year 1925/6 in Lemel school Jerusalem. During the 1920's Keren Ha'Yessod began to lay the foundations of the state-on-the-way and helped raise funds for the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and various other projects; folded & filing holes restored, on linen backing, fine

Start: $140 Buy
Lot #: 657

1946 - Early post-Holocaust poster of the "Va'ad Ha'Meuchad L'Ezrat Yehudei Polin" in Jerusalem (The United Committee for helping Polish Jews) to help survivors find relatives. The poster includes names of survivors, in categories: "Letters from survivors now in Sweden", "Letters received from survivors", "Telegrams from survivors in Poland", "List of Polish cities with over 100 Jews". The back of the notice has a list of hundreds of people looking for relatives, 40x36cm; folded, tape reinforced & a few toned places, fine

Start: $160 Sold For: $250
Lot #: 658

1946/7 wall poster 32x47cm of "The People's Movement for a Fighting Zionist Movement" political right wing Revisionist Party founded by B. Lubotzki & Eri Jabotinsky, graphics by Shamir, printed in Tel-Aviv, on linen backing; vf

Start: $130 Buy
Lot #: 659

31.5.1948 Sea Day by the Israeli Maritime League - Poster 50x100cm, 17 photos describing all activities; folded, fine & beautiful

Start: $180 Sold For: $200
Lot #: 660

4th Maccabiah - 1953 color wall poster 70x49cm by R. Blass printed by Grafica Bezalel Tel-Aviv", on linen backing; vf

Start: $300 Buy
Lot #: 661

1955 wall poster 70x48cm of "The Committee for Peace in Israel" against the spread of nuclear & hydrogen weapons, quoting Einstein, Nehru & Dag Hammarskjold against nuclear weapons, on linen backing; vf

Start: $130 Buy
Lot #: 662

1964 July, a wall poster 100x70cm announcing the public arrangements in Tel-Aviv, Jerusalem & Ramat-Gan for the funeral convoy of Ze'ev Jabotinsky & his wife, on linen backing; vf

Start: $180 Sold For: $240

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