Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World
May 3-4, 2022

Welcome to our May 3-4 Sale which will take place live in our Galleries as well as via CherrystoneLIVE. This 1,306 lot sale features United States and Possessions, with 19th & 20th Century single rarities, graded items, proofs, essays and back of the book material. A-Z countries include specialized Austria, Egypt, France, as well as Germany with a selection of WWII Occupation Issues and mail from POW Camps. Great Britain and British Commonwealth include rare singles, high values, BNA and British Africa. There are numerous rarities from Iran, Italy (with Old States and Italian Colonies), Israel, with sheets of 7-9 and J1-5, Korea, Latvia and many other collecting areas. The auction concludes with a solid section of Large Lots and Collections ranging from single country albums to specialized collections, multi-carton worldwide groups and large cover lots offered intact.

ImagesDescriptionCurrent Bid
Lot #842
ISRAEL - HOLYLAND Ottoman Empire
1899 picture postcard with 20pa Ottoman franking, canceled "Jerusalem-Jaffa" TPO No.2, with circular "Jordan Hotel Jericho" hotel handstamp, sent to Alexandria, with arrival pmk alongside, fine
Lot #843
ISRAEL - HOLYLAND Ottoman Empire
1916 (16 May) card from Jerusalem to Hungary, written by an Austrian officer stationed in Beer Sheba, franked with two Turkish 10pa adhesives, tied by octagonal Jerusalem departure pmk, with red Ottoman censor cachet, fine, with 1985 Muentz certificate
Price Realized

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