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 #: 522

QIRYAT AMAL regist #27 name of locality in Hebrew & R No. in manscpt on hand made label, properly franked 25m mixed franking of M. Ha'am 12m stps (Ba #5 & 14) & Mandate 13m (Ba #107) tied by 2 pmks in Black repeated on back, mailed to Haifa; vf & Rare, appx 37 cv mailed

Start: $500 Buy
Lot #: 523

RAMAT HASHARON Express commerc cv properly franked 50m M. Ha'am stps (Ba 2x #24, 2x29, 3x30) tied by pmks in Black, mailed to TLV; light toning, f - vf

Start: $200 Sold For: $200
Lot #: 524

RISHON LE ZION commerc regist cv #0314 properly franked 25m M. Ha'am stps (Ba 12, 14 & 32) tied by 2 vf clear pmks in Black repeated twice on back; horiz. fold at bottom, f - vf

Start: $150 Buy
Lot #: 525

ROSH PINNA regist #0032 properly franked 25m mixed franking of M. Ha'am 5m stp (Ba #2) & Koffer Ha'yishuv 20m (Ba #133) tied by pmk in Black repeated twice on back & manscpt date 14/5, Haifa arr pmk 18.5.1948; vf & Rare, appx 30 cvs mailed, this is the highest number recorded, signed & certif Tsachor - Aloni, photog. in "M. Ha'am & Israel" - Z. Aloni, p. 367

Start: $800 Sold For: $1,300
Lot #: 526

YAVNEEL regist #0964 name of locality also added in Hebrew manscpt to Mandate label dated in manscpt 11.5.48, frank 25m M. Ha'am stps (Ba #7, 11c & 47) + 15m Mandate stps all tied by M. Ha'am pmks in Black repeated on back which also shows: Tiberias M. Ha'am Violet transit pmk & 

2 diff. Haifa arr pmks 13 MY 48 - 1 is the NAHLA B.O. single circle; few negligible spots generally a vf Rarity of which only 7 cvs recorded, certif Tsachor - Aloni

Start: $1,700 Sold For: $1,700
Lot #: 527

3 Registered items properly frank: a) RAMAT GAN printed- matter flap unsealed cv to TLV frank 18m (Ba #1 bl of 6): 3 rate + 15 regist; b) NESHER YAJUR 7m Mandate pc entire w/added 15 M. Ha'am stps for registry (#1, 5 & 30e) scarce 22m rate, mailed to Haifa; c) QIRYAT MOTZKIN No. 0126 cv to Haifa frank 25m (#14c, 55d + 60d), slight perf foxing; a + c - f - vf, b - vf (x3)

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Start: $180 Buy
Lot #: 528

1948 Interim 7 cvs, 3 regist incl.: KFAR SAVA #3351 frank 25m M. Ha'am stps; BEER TUVIA 11 MY 48 commerc cv; PETAH TIQVA local cv w/Rishon Le Zion local stp; TEL AVIV #1508 65m M. Ha'am stps Registered Express to Rosh Pinna arr M. Ha'am pmk; TEL AVIV 12 #0688 frank 25m M. Ha'am stps to Jerusalem; MESHEK EIN HAROD commerc cv to TLV & Yavniel pmk on philatelic cv w/o "Yod"; f - vf (x7)

Start: $180 Sold For: $215