Prestige Philately Auction 173 CatalogueCatalogue by countryAustria
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Displaying 7 Lots in Category - Austria
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PRISONERS OF WAR: World War I collection of mail to the Danish Red Cross from or for POWs in Germany Austria & Hungary, mostly stampless but a good number with adhesives & a few registered, good range of POW envelopes, lots of postmark interest, generally fine to superb. Excellent lot. [See our website for lists of the offices of origin] (Qty 385)
THE 1883 VICTORIAN ACT: 1885 (Mar 19) usage of 4d lilac Registration Envelope size F Stieg #C1 to Austria "per Chimborazo" with Bell ½d rosine & Naish 8d pink tied by 'REGISTERED'-in-oval h/s, oval 'REGISTERED/MELBOURNE' d/s & - on the reverse - 'REGISTERED/MELBOURNE' cds in blackish blue, Italian 'BRINDISI' & 'AMBUL-BOLOGNA' TPO transits & Austrian 'SALZBURG STADT' arrival b/s, minor blemishes. [Palmer Census Austria #12]
1890-1916 selection including 1890 Franz Joseph, 1896 1g & 2g, 1899 set plus 25h block of 4, 1904 with Diagonal Lines of Varnish, 1905 without Diagonal Lines of Varnish, 1894 Postage Dues (ex 3h & 10h), 1916 Arms (3, one Type II), plus additional blocks and numerous perforation varieties, Cat €1300. (Qty approx 200)
CAROLINE ISLANDS: 1911 mourning cover to Bohemia with 25pf tied by Ponape cds, 'Ponape/(Karolinen)' registration label, very fine 'KROMBACH/BOHMEN' arrival b/s, minor stain at the base.
MALAYA - Postal History
1874 outer to "Baden/Germany" endorsed "via Triest" with 12c tied by a company's cachet in blue & poor 'PENANG - D17' duplex, 'WIEN' & 'MARKDORF' transit & 'RADOLFZELL' (in blue) arrival b/s.
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1876 cover to "Trieste/Austria" endorsed "via Brindisi" with 6c & 12c SG 13 & 15 tied by indistinct company's h/s in violet & Circle-of-Squares "killer", unusually with 'SINGAPORE/ A /UNPAID' cds in red, Brinidisi & part-Venice transit & oval 'TRIEST/9 6/76' arrival b/s. Unusual destination. Carried per "Mongolia", "Khedive" from Galle, & "Pera" from Alexandria. [The Unpaid cds was probably applied in error. However, as the "Mongolia" departed Singapore on 29th April, it may indicate that a late fee payment was due]
LEVANT: Collection on display pages with covers PPCs & Postal Cards from Austrian (10, including 'JERUSALEM', 'SMIRNE' x5 & 'SALONICH'), French (10, including 'BEYROUTH' x2, 'DARDENELLES' x2, 'SALONIQUE OT ER FRANCE' & 'SMIRNE') & German (30, including 'JAFFA' x2, 'JERUSALEM' x4, 'SMYRNA' x7) Post Offices, condition a bit mixed but many are fine to very fine. (Qty 50)