ottoman post offices - Stamp Auctions

Lot 80176 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices -  David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Lot 80176 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices - David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Shumen-Şumnu: 1877 Postal money order form for delivery of 47 gold coins to Varna dated 21 Şubat 1292 = 5 March 1877 showing extremely rare Arabic negative with Crescent "Postahane Şumnu 1285" (Post Office Shumen 1869) handstamp in blue, unrecorded by any catalogue, a highlight of Bulgarian & Ottoman philately, cert. Nakri

David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

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Lot 80170 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices -  David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Lot 80170 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices - David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Lovech-Lofça: 1870 Telegram envelope sent to the head official of Lovech, reverse with all Arabic negative "Telegrafhane Lofça 287" (Telegraph Office Lovech 1870) handstamp in black, extremely rare and unrecorded by any catalogue, this is the only recorded Telegraph envelope showing a Lovech seal, certificate Nakri (2004)

David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Bulgaria ottoman post offices
Lot 80190 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices -  David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Lot 80190 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices - David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Septemuri - Sarambey: 1897 Envelope sent from Septemuri Ottoman Railways station to Constantinople showing extremely rare faint large rectangle "Sarambey/C.O/ 9 Aout 1897 = Sarambey 9 Aug 1897 Chemins de fer Orientaux" railway station handstamp, incl. original letter, one of two recorded items showing this very rare postmark, unrecorded by any catalogue, certificate Nakri

David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Bulgaria ottoman post offices
Lot 80162 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices -  David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Lot 80162 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices - David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Sofia - Sofya: 1872 Entire dated 20 January 1872 internally from Sofia to Constantinople bearing Duloz 1869-71 irregular perf. 1 piastre yellow and 1868 postage due 2 piastres brown tied by fine Arabic double-circle "Sofya 81" handstamps in black (Coles & Walker fig.75)

David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Bulgaria ottoman post offices
Lot 80185 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices -  David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Lot 80185 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices - David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Dupnica - Dobnice: 1871 Duloz 60 pa. brown postal stationery envelope used from Dupnica to Plovdiv showing Arabic double-circle "Dobnice" handstamp (Coles & Walker fig.14) on obverse, one of just two recorded envelopes showing this extremely rare postmark, cert. Nakri (2007)

David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Bulgaria ottoman post offices
Lot 80152 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices -  David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Lot 80152 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices - David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Stara Zagora - Zagra-i Atik: 1875 Entire from Stara Zagora to Constantinople bearing Duloz 1868 20 para green and 1869-71 irregular perf. 1 pi. yellow tied by superb Arabic double-circle "Zagra 81" handstamps in black (Coles & Walker fig. 93), reverse with bilingual Stamboul arrival cds, signed Nakri

David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Bulgaria ottoman post offices
Lot 80180 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices -  David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Lot 80180 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices - David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Varna: 1865 Postal receipt for 34 piastres dated 14 Teşrin-i evvel 1284 = 26 December 1865 showing extremely rare and fine strike of Arabic negative with crescent "Postahane Varna 1278" (Post office Varna 1861) seal handstamp in black, unrecorded by any catalogue, signed Nakri

David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Bulgaria ottoman post offices
Lot 80172 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices -  David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Lot 80172 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices - David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Shumen-Şumnu: 1858 Official cover sent from Shumen to Constantinople showing fine Arabic negative "An Canib-i Posta-i Şumnu 260" (on behalf of Shumen Post Office 1844) handstamp in greenish-black (Coles & Walker fig. 65), with Arabic box negative "Tahrirat-i Mühimme" (Official Correspondence) black seal alongside and weight 3 Dirhem / postal charge 2 piastre 10 paras in manuscript at left upper left

David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Bulgaria ottoman post offices
Lot 80191 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices -  David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Lot 80191 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices - David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Silistra - Silistre: 1876 Official cover from Silistra to Shumen dated 15 Mayis 1292 = 27 May 1876 showing all Arabic negative "Kaza Kaymakam Silistre 1284" and extremely rare Arabic double-circle "Silistre" black handstamp (Coles & Walker fig.71) below, paper clip stain at top but extremely scarce, certificate Nakri (2003)

David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Bulgaria ottoman post offices
Lot 80163 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices -  David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Lot 80163 - Bulgaria ottoman post offices - David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Sofia-Sofya: 1871 issue Duloz 3 pi. brown postal stationery envelope with embossed seal type II used from Sofia to Constantinople with Arabic double-circle "Sofya 81" despatch handstamp (Coles & Walker fig. 75) in black, reverse with Duloz 1870 1 pi. brown & red brown Postage Due perf. 5-11 tied by bilingual Liannos type "Bachche-capussi" in black, with bilingual Stamboul arrival alongside, cert. Nakri

David Feldman S.A. Ottoman Empire

Bulgaria ottoman post offices