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Lot 27 - ottoman empire  -  House of Zion Public Auction #110

Lot 27 - ottoman empire - House of Zion Public Auction #110

PETAH TIKWA (JAFFA) REGISTERED COVER, addressed to Beyrouth, 1915, with 3x20pa stamps tied by 2x Violet cancels. Arrival cancel on back. RECOMANDERT violet straight-line hand cancel. Censored in Beyrouth. Unusual rate 60pa=1-1/2pia, probably inland registered fee. Scarce--exhibit item. Some slight staining. Photo. Estimated Value $3000

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Lot 11 - ottoman empire  -  House of Zion Public Auction #110

Lot 11 - ottoman empire - House of Zion Public Auction #110

JERUSALEM REGISTERED COVER to Czernowitz, 1900. Jerusalem double circle cancels, plus JAFFA transit cancel, Czernowitz receival backstamp. Registration cachet Bale type 11. Franked with 8x10para stamps (=2;pia.rate). Very nice. Photo. Estimated Value $500.

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Lot 22 - ottoman empire  -  House of Zion Public Auction #110

Lot 22 - ottoman empire - House of Zion Public Auction #110

MEDJDIL CANCEL on Cover addressed to Munich, Germany, with pair of 20para stamps tied by bi-lingual double circle MEDDJDIL, FEV 5 901 cancel (similar to Bale #778, but year has three numerals inside circle), with Galata transit mark on front, plus Munich receival on back. Outstanding exhibit item. (Signed Muentz). Photo. Estimated Value $6000.

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Lot 6 - ottoman empire  -  House of Zion Public Auction #110

Lot 6 - ottoman empire - House of Zion Public Auction #110

ERIHA (JERUSALEM) cancels, 3x, on cutout addressed to "Hotel Belle-vue, Jericho", 1912. Bale cancel #865v Violet, scarce. Photo. Estimated Value $250

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Lot 33 - ottoman empire  -  House of Zion Public Auction #110

Lot 33 - ottoman empire - House of Zion Public Auction #110

ZAMARIN (HAIFA) CANCELS (2), registration receipt and cut-out, Bale #879, green amd black. Hard to find. Photo. Estimated Value $300

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Lot 1 - ottoman empire  -  House of Zion Public Auction #110

Lot 1 - ottoman empire - House of Zion Public Auction #110

EGYPT STAMPLESS LETTER SHEET from Nakhl in the Sinai Desert to Great Britain. Written Feb. 19, 1849. Nakhl was six days by camel, north of the Convent of St. Catherine on Mt. Sinai (described in letter). Carried privately, by Sheik, to Cairo,, then entered postal system at British Packet Agency at Alexandria. Postmark March 10, 1849, via Malta and Marseilles. London arrival postmark March 21, 1849, rated 2/1 with Bristol receival same day. The writer was the son of the Bishop of Bristol and Gloucestar was on a "Grand Tour". Scarce. Photo. Estimated Value $1500

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Lot 17 - ottoman empire  -  House of Zion Public Auction #110

Lot 17 - ottoman empire - House of Zion Public Auction #110

JERUSALEM COURTS CORRESPONDENCE, Jerusalem cancel March 24, 1891 (very early). With violet court seal "Impoertant (Mail) correspondence. Green seal on front and back "Government Mail". Slightly rough condiiton. Photo. Estimated Value $250

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Lot 28 - ottoman empire  -  House of Zion Public Auction #110

Lot 28 - ottoman empire - House of Zion Public Auction #110

REHOVOTH (JAFFA) CANCEL 1915 (Bale #849) black, on Postcard addressed to New York, 20pa stamp (correct rate),tied to card, censored. Collins rates at $1200. Scarce. Slight stains. Photo. Estimated Value $800

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Lot 12 - ottoman empire  -  House of Zion Public Auction #110

Lot 12 - ottoman empire - House of Zion Public Auction #110

JAFFA REGISTERED COVER, 1897 addressed to Aboussouan family in Beirut, with 4x20para stamps tied to back of cover making up the 2-pia rate. Postmark dated February 1907, showing the year in only one numeral. Not listed in Pollack or Steichele. (Cover repaired). Photo. Estimated Value $250

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Lot 23 - ottoman empire  -  House of Zion Public Auction #110

Lot 23 - ottoman empire - House of Zion Public Auction #110

MERDJAOUN canceks 2x on COVER addressed to BEYROUTH 1914, 4x 10para stamps (=1pia) on back of cover. Mail from Metulla was posted in Al Djedeida, chief town in Kaja Merdjaqun. Beyrouth Censor box on front. Unlisted in Bale, catalogues for $2000 in Collins. Some stains, but very scarce. Photo. Estimated Value $2000

House of Zion Public Auction #110

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