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Displaying 1 - 20 of 36 Lots in Category - unusual origins or destinations




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

PICTURE POSTCARDS - The "Cartophile" Collection




75

C

Large album of PPCs (mostly) & Postal Cards to TP Jacob at Isfahan Persia (!) from all over the world, many of them addressed to him in his capacity as the "British Consul" for the Globus Correspondence Club & many cards with Globus labels in various colours, many sent at Printed Matter rates, an array of stamps and markings including many with "lemon" d/s of 'BOUCHIR' or 'ISPAHAN', other good postmark content including TPOs, various 'MOHAMMERAN' types, some sent via Russia & we noted one missent to Jerusalem. Countries of origin include San Marino (!), Bulgaria, Russia, Tunisia, German SWA, East Africa, Reunion, Japan, French & German Post Offices in China, Poland & Latvia under Russian Occupation, Cuba, Canal Zone etc. PPC subjects include Gruss aus types, Exhibitions, Indian & Italian cards with Armenian subjects & some with messages written in Armenian, France 1908 automobiles (magnifique!) etc etc. A truly extraordinary lot. (Qty 250+)

2000.00

$5,500.00








76

CPS

A companion collection of PPCs & Postal Stationery to Netherlands Indies (mostly) or India again from many countries including Thailand, Russia, German Seeposts, Russia, Australia, Straits & some internal mail, also some unused Postal Stationery. Another interesting lot. (Qty 100)

500.00

$1,450.00








96

C

B

JAPAN - FORMOSA: 1909 PPC "Eating Sellers of Natuve, Formosa" (a grim Oriental pasttime!) to Turkey! with Japanese 2s tied to the view side by Japanese-language cds of Taihoku (?, sender's h/s on the address side) with transit b/s of 'TAMSUI' (Formosa), Hong Kong, Port Said & Alexandria and Turkish '.../DEDE-AGHALCH' arrival cds, minor blemishes.

200.00

$200.00






99

C

A

MALAYA - KEDAH: 1909 Kaulfuss Penang "Sleeping Buddha" to Victoria via Penang with Siam 2a tied to the viewside by Thai '.../28-2-1909/Kedah' bilingual cds. [Kedah was transferred to the Federated Malay States on 15/7/1909]

300.00

$2,900.00






109

C

RUSSIA: Album with a diverse array of PPCs with numerous exceptional photos of buildings & towns etc, many to Australia or New Zealand plus others to Belgium (including two with Postage Dues) & The Philippines, quite a number with Esperanto handstamps or labels, lots of interesting postmarks, generally fine to very fine. A fascinating lot. (Qty 160+)

500.00

$1,050.00



C of A - Postal History

QUEENSLAND - Postal History




323

C

B

1871 (May 12) cover to a guard on the "GIP Railway/Hurdah/East India" with Chalon 6d yellow-green x2 lightly cancelled with Rays '96' of 'MARYBOROUGH' (b/s), Calcutta & Bombay transits & 'HURDAH' arrival b/s, very fine '1.SECT 4/UP/22.6/71/NE LINE' railway cds & a small tri-sected h/s on the face, redirected to "Hospital/Byculla", minor blemishes. Full of character.

600.00

$460.00



TASMANIA - Postal History










394

CPS

Handy group including 1902 to USA with 'CONSULAR SERVICE, USA' imprint, 1908 'LETTER CARD/Souvenir of Tasmania' (photos within) to South Africa, advertising covers for New Home Sewing Machines (stained) & Queen Soap, 1903 "Tasmania: The Tourists' Paradise" illustrated envelope to America (opened-out & a few minor faults) etc. (Qty 12)

500.00

$625.00






397

C

B

1883 cover to Missouri "Via San Francisco" with 6d Platypus only tied by bold '61' of 'LATROBE' (cds alongside), 'SAN FRANCISCO CAL/STM SHIP' b/s & superb 'US CHARGE/TO COLLECT - 5 CENTS' h/s, Postage Due 1c brown x5 (one partly removed & another folded to the front of the cover) affixed to the reverse & cancelled with a segmented cork.

300.00

$270.00T






398

C

A-

1902 linen-lined cover to "Bonavista/Newfoundland" with Pictorials 2½d just tied by Hobart cds 'ST JOHNS/NEWFD' b/s. Terrific destination.

200.00

$150.00



"What Happened to That?" - Taxed for Deficient Postage




452

PS

A-

'DEFICIENT POSTAGE' MARKINGS - HOBART: 1891 (April 10) usage of 1d Postal Card with BN '63' of 'NEW NORFOLK' (cds alongside), to Denmark with 'Deficient Postage ("4")/Fine ("4 - 8d to pay")' h/s of Hobart (b/s), 'FREDENSBORG' arrival cds on the face, minor blemishes. Excellent origin/destination item: the message in Danish. [There was no postcard rate to Denmark so the letter-rate of 9d should have applied. Thus the postage due was 8d, & the fine should have also been 8d, a total of 1/4d due on a postcard!]

400.00

No longer available


454

C

C

'DEFICIENT POSTAGE' MARKINGS - HOBART: 1891 usage to "Prague/Austria" of 1d PTPO Wrapper for The Federal Australian Philatelist with printed 'BOOK POST' at upper-left so correctly rated, 'Deficient Postage/Fine' h/s applied in error and crossed-out, light strike on the face of a Cyrillic cds suggesting it may have been missent, central fold & minor faults.

300.00

$230.00T



VICTORIA - Postal History




550

PS

B

1897 usage of 1½d on 1d Postal Card successively to the British Consuls in Honolulu, Yokohama, Ecuador & Martinique for on-forwarding & then to England, Hawaii 2c brown affixed & tied by Honolulu duplex, apparently then sent directly to GB where Camberwell squared-circle added to the face, finally readdressed to the original sender with Jubilee 2d tied by 'PECKHAM SE - 67' duplex, minor blemishes.

250.00

$320.00



CZECHOSLOVAKIA


649

CO

A-

1938 Skodovy Zavody (Skoda) registered cover (233x162mm) to India with 50h, 1kc, 2kc x4 & Airs 20kc pair (rare on cover) tied by Prague cds, minor flap fault. Most attractive.

300.00

No longer available




650

C

A-

BOHEMIA & MORAVIA: 1940 (May) registered cover from Prague to Chile with scarce 'Letadlem/Par avion' label & boxed 'Mit Luftpost/nach Südamerika' h/s in violet, German censor tape, Santiago arrival b/s & redirected to Talca.

100.00

$70.00



ETHIOPIA




651

CPS

A/B

1932 & 1933 covers to Western Australia (possibly commercial, with large black/pink - printed area 37x28mm - registration label) or Victoria both with 1931 values; also 1952 commercial usage to Victoria of formular aerogramme. (Qty 3)

150.00

No longer available




652

C

A-

1946 printed cover for Commercial Bank of Australia by air to Melbourne, with Coronation 8c & 12c pairs & 25c strip of 4 on the reverse, straight-line 'REGISTERED' h/s & small black/pink - printed area 25x14mm - registration label on the face.

150.00

$115.00






654

C

B

ERITREA: 1953 (July 15) Eritrean merchant's cover by air to NSW with Birthday25c x2 & 65c block of 4 plus Federation 50c pair tied by Italian-type 'ASMARA CENTRO/RACCOMANDATE' cds, flimsy black/lemon registration label glued on, minor blemishes. [The Federation of Ethiopia & Eritrea was formalised 15/9/1952]

150.00

No longer available

FRANCE - Postal History




662

C

B

VICHY: 1942 (May) cover to Cuba (!) at 21fr rate with 1fr & 20fr Aigues tied by 'MONTLUCON/ALLIER' cds, per Pan American from Lisbon & censored at Bermuda with 'I.C.' h/s on censor tape, Havana arrival b/s & 3-line h/s stating the address is incorrect, minor blemishes.

150.00

No longer available


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