lot # 1023 - 1: Palestine During the Turkish Period collections
Collection of Cancellations, ca. 1865-1917, on loose stamps, pieces, covers, cards or postal receipts, representing a wide range of towns and types, with 12 covers, 24 postcards or stationery cards, and five receipts, including Acre Arabic boxed handstamp on four different values; ca. 1865 front from Haifa to Beyrouth showing manuscript "Haifa -Paid '1'" postman's notation and Beyrouth intaglio seal in blue (1978 Sorani certificate); Haifa intaglio seal (Steichele 19/02) in violet on 1pi pairs (2) on small piece; "Bur. Amb. Jerusalem-Jaffa/1" double-ring datestamp tying 20pa on 1898 postcard to Germany; "Jaffa 5" octagonal datestamp tying eight examples of 5pa Leander's Tower on pretty 1914 stamp dealer's envelope with green and white embossed address label to Bela Szekula in Lucerne; "Naplous" c.d.s. tying 5pa pair on reverse of neat 1897 envelope to Jerusalem; "Saffed" c.d.s. in blue tying 5pa on postcard with "Tiberiade" arrival c.d.s. alongside, both very fine strikes; and Tiberias Arabic boxed handstamp in blue on Duloz 1pi; some faults, overall Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $1,200 - 1,600.