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1852 Philadelphia PHILA 24Cts PAID Cover w/AMERICA PAID LIVERPOOL & red 9
£50.00

Interesting cover to Liverpool from Philadelphia

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1907 SUDAN 2 Milliemes black on 3m Egypt Postal Stationery postcard
£125.00

Scarce - HIggins & Gage no. 6 - fine unused

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PERSIA Postes Persanes: 6 postal stationery envelopes 1890s unused
£45.00

Six scarce Persia envelopes from 1894, 1897 and 1899

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Persia TEHERAN Zerguende Legation de Russie 2x1Ch PC used twice
£20.00

Interesting postcard used locally with 1Ch stamp and probably reused with additional adhesive

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1917 Japan PC Ninoshima Prisoner of War camp for Germans
£75.00

POW-produced postcard for Germans in Japan

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1913 Rare MILITARY P.O. CAIRO arrival datestamp on Harrogate PPC
£25.00

Real photo picture postcard of Harrogate Royal Baths to Cairo Barracks.

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1892 Registered COOK ISLANDS cover to Paris w/first issue set of four plus additional 1d
£200.00

A nice registered cover to Paris used with the Cook Islands 1892 first issue set of four, and an additional one penny, featuring RAROTONGA cds and AUCKLAND transit mark on the reverse. A little staining around the adhesives but a scarce issue on cover.

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1938 Vatican City 2 lire on registered postcard
£40.00

This is a scarce Vatican City 1938 2 lire definitive with an image of Pope Pius XI, used on a registered picture postcard of Rome at night. Good condition.

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1912 Theatrical Advertising envelope St Petersburg to London
£60.00

This is a Russian theatrical advertising envelope featuring show adverts in Russian and English, sent in 1912 from St Petersburg to Chiswick, London with a 10k stamp. Good condition.

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1946 Polish FPO 101 pmk on 10 mil Egypt stamped to order envelope
£15.00

This is a good strike of the POLISH FPO 101 cancel on an unaddressed envelope with an Egyptian 10 mil commemorative used in 1946. Good condition.

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1919 Sweden registered cover with 25 ore Tjanste Frimarke stamp used in Ronneby
£25.00

This is a registered cover from Ronneby, Sweden locally used with the scarce orange TJANSTE FRIMARKE 25 ore stamp. Good condition for its age.

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1924 San Marino high value definitives on registered cover to UK
£60.00

A pretty San Marino registered cover with four of the scarce higher values used to Woking in 1924. Features a Rimini transit mark on the reverse. Good condition for its age.

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1899 French PPC with Serbian 5 para postage dues gutter pair
£100.00

This is an underpaid French picture postcard sent to Serbia, where it acquired a gutter pair of the 5 para postage dues. Cancelled at Belgrade in 1899. Card is creased (see photo) but the stamps are very rare.

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1904 Rare Russian FPO17 used Harbin with CER 262 transit mark on PPC
£250.00

This is a very rare strike of the Russian FIELD POST OFFICE 17 datestamp used in Harbin on the last day of 1903 on a picture postcard of a Russian town centre, which then received - en route to London - the Chinese Eastern Railway (CER) 262 transit mark. Excellent condition.

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1935 Spanish Guinea registered cover Santa Isabel Fernando Poo to London
£40.00

This is a neat registered cover from SANTA ISABEL (FERNANDO POO) sent by a Spanish bank and addressed to London. Good condition.

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1925 USA to Bermuda airship airmail cover
£50.00

This is a 1925 postal stationery airmail cover sent from Los Angeles to Bermuda via New York in an airship. The stamps are cancelled with a red airmail postmark of NEW YORK. Good condition.

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1907 Syria PPC used with Turkey 20 para used abroad to London
£40.00

This is a Turkey 20 para stamp used at LATTAQUIE in Syria in 1907 on a picture postcard of an archaeological cemetery scene on the Syrian coast. Addressed to London. Good condition.

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1892 Sweden 5 ore postal stationery postcard: Grand Hotel Gothenburg vignette
£60.00

A fine 1892 5 ore postal stationery postcard with a black and white vignette of the Grand Hotel Haglund, Goteborg and their rubber cachet in violet. There is an additional 5 ore adhesive and the postmark is a PKXP 81 T.P.O., addressed to Stafford.

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1927 Japan 50th Anniversary UPU stamps (x4) and special postmark
£75.00

Philatelic sheet featuring the 1927 set with very nice strikes of the special postmark

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1888 Salvador 11c postal stationery cover
£100.00

A privately printed 11c postal stationery envelope used in the Republic of Salvador in 1888 to London. On the front are a purple ENCAMINADO POR BLANCO Y TRIGEUROS cachet and a postmark from the town of sending. On the reverse are a blue mark from the company which produced and sent it; a New York transit mark and a red London EC arrival mark. Fascinating, scarce and fragile item.

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1946 German POW Luxembourg outbound censored cover
£75.00

This is a 1946 envelope from a German P.O.W. in Luxembourg, with the purple cachet of the censor sending it out from the camp. It features a crown shield inscribed CONTROLE PAR EXAMINATEUR with "175" in manuscript. Addressed to Frankfurt. Very rare.

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1912 Italy used Tripolitania military post 4th division cancel on PPC Derna
£35.00

This picture postcard of Derna was sent during the Italo-Turkish War of 1912 with two strikes of the POSTA MILITARE IV DIVISIONE TRIPOLITANIA postmark, addressed to Turin. Good condition, fascinating item.

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1953 Vaduz Liechtenstein 14th Scout Conference commemorative postcard
£40.00

A very pretty picture postcard with the set of four Liechtenstein commemoratives used on the first day of the 14th International Scout Conference held there in 1953. It depicts the Prince of Liechtenstein meeting Lord Baden-Powell at a previous Scouting Jamboree and a picture of Vaduz Castle. Nice item.

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1908 Italian PPC Palermo used on board "Solunto" steamer to Tunis
£25.00

A picture postcard of Palermo used on board the "SOLUNTO" Italian steamer in 1908. Addressed to Tunis. Good condition.

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1892/93 Liberia 3c postal stationery postcard used BASSA to Netherlands: Liverpool Packet transit
£40.00

This is a 3c Liberian postal stationery postcard used at BASSA on December 20th 1892, and sent to the Netherlands via Liverpool. There it received the PAID LIVERPOOL BR PACKET mark in red (on 11th January 1893). Tear on top edge (see photo), hence low price.

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1924 Lithuania airmail set on flown registered cover: Kaunas to Danzig
£50.00

A registered Lithuanian airmail cover with four values from the airmail set of 1924. Flown from Kaunas to Danzig, and featuring an arrival mark three days later on the reverse.

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1905 Austrian Post Office in Beirut registered cover to London
£40.00

This is an envelope registered from the Austrian Post Office in Beirut in 1905, sent to Sydenham, London. It has a 2 piastre overprinted Austrian adhesive. Features a BEIRUT cancel and registered label, and arrival mark in London nine days after postage. The reverse flap is embossed PEAK FREAN & CO.

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1909 Italy used in Tripoli de barbarie squared circle: addressed to London
£30.00

An interesting cover with a 25c Italian adhesive, used in TRIPOLI DI BARBERIA with a squared circle cancel, addressed to London, in 1909.

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1938 Iceland Independence set of stamps (3) on registered cover to New York
£20.00

A registered cover sent from Reykjavik to New York in 1939 using the previous year's set of three Iceland Independence 20th Anniversary commemorative stamps. Good condition.

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1906 Rome Italy 6th UPU Congress cancel on Vatican PPC
£45.00

This is a picture postcard of the Vatican used with two nice strikes of the ROMA U.P.U. CONGRESS special postmark sent to Paris. Good condition for its age.

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1889 German 3pf local stamp on Berlin cover
£50.00

This is a 3pf Berlin local adhesive featuring Kaiser Wilhelm, used on its first day of issue (27th January 1889) on a local cover posted in Berlin and cancelled PACKET FAHRT. Interesting item.

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1939 Philippines paquebot advertising cover CEBU CEBU
£30.00

This is an advertising envelope for Guan Joo preserves used in CEBU CEBU to Manila with a purple Paquebot cachet and a 2c Commonwealth overprint of Philippine Islands in April 1939.

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1903 Norway Columbia Trial cancel: Kristiania & NORGE in bars
£100.00

This is a Norwegian picture postcard of Christiania, used on 25th August 1903 with a very good strike of the rare trial Columbia machine cancel featuring the circular datestamp of KRISTIANIA and NORGE in bars.

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1881 German Post Office Constantinople datestamp on postal stationery postcard
£60.00

A German postal stationery postcard used at the German Post Office in Constantinople in 1881 to Frankfurt. A beautiful strike of the KAIS-DEUTSCH P.A. cancellation.

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1886 Berlin Hoster cancellation on postal stationery postcard
£50.00

A good strike of the Berlin Hoster cancellation used on the last day of 1886 on a postcard to Fiddichow, featuring an arrival mark there on 1st January 1887.

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1926 Albania airmail set of 7 stamps: 5qind to 3Fr on Aero Lloyd cover
£50.00

This is a very neat flown cover from Tirana, Albania to Vichy, France sent in 1926 with a set of airmail adhesives from the 5 Qind value up to 3Fr. There is also a Par Avion cachet and the cover was printed by Adria Aero Lloyd (Albanian Airlines).

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1910 Special Austrian PPC: International Jagd-Exhibition Vienna with special postmark
£25.00

This is a specially printed 5 heller postal stationery card commemorating the Internationale Jagd-Ausstellung held in Vienna in 1910, with a special turquoise cancel. The picture is a painting of Emperor Franz Josef hunting.

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1943 Auschwitz Concentration Camp lettersheet sent to Radom, Poland
£65.00

This is a fragile piece of Concentration Camp mail - a letter written in Auschwitz in 1943 by Michael Berezinski and sent to his family in Radom, Poland. It has an Auschwitz postmark on a 12pf Hitler adhesive.

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1934 RIGA LATVIJA Scout Jamboree slogan on cover to UK
£150.00

This is a very fine strike of the 1934 Scout Jamboree advertising slogan used at Riga, Latvia on 28th June, on a 35 santimi definitive for a cover sent to London. Nice item.

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1913 German seapost cancel on postal stationery postcard
£40.00

A 3c German postal stationery postcard used in 1913 from Konstanz, and having the boxed BODENSEESCHIFFSPOST ship marking. Good condition.

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1923 Switzerland flight cover with airmail set (x6) to Munich
£100.00

This is a neat flight cover with an eye-catching set of Swiss airmail adhesives from 15 to 50, used in 1923 to Munich, Germany, with a Swiss FLUGPOST airmail cancel. Very nice item.

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1941 Serbia German Occupation postal stationery card with additional stamp
£50.00

This is a 1941 1 dinar Yugoslavia postal stationery postcard with an additional 1 dinar stamp overprinted SERBIEN, posted in Belgrade, addressed to Vienna, with a German censor mark. Interesting item.

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1925 Switzerland Flown PC with rare 40c violet airman stamp
£60.00

This is a flown picture postcard with the scarce Switzerland 40c airmail stamp, used from Zurich to Cheltenham in 1925. Good condition.

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1955 Greenland 40 ore stamp on polar bear PPC to London
£50.00

A scarce Gronland 40 ore Polar Bear blue adhesive in good condition, on a picture postcard of a Polar Bear on an ice floe. Sent to London in 1955.

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1903 HABSBURG OE:LLOYD shipping cancel on Adriatic fisherman PPC
£90.00

This is a very scarce HABSBURG OE:LLOYD datestamp from the Austrian shipping line OSTERREICH LLOYD which ran Mediterranean routes. It was posted on board the "Habsburg" in February 1903, addressed to Berlin, but with a message written in English, on a picture postcard of Adriatic fishermen. Good condition for its age.

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1887 USA 90c postal stationery envelope
£60.00

This is an 1887 USA 90c violet postal stationery envelope in blue, in fine unused condition.

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1883 USA cover NEW YORK SHIP LETTER DUE 6cts marking
£75.00

A very good strike of the NEW YORK SHIP LETTER DUE 6 CTS double-circle marking with 'A 83' between the concentric circles. Addressed to Exter, New Hampshire. Hard to find item; very good condition.

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1912 Odessa-Batum steamship postmark on Crimea PPC
£50.00

A superb example of the scarce ODESSA-BATUM Parokhod (steamer) postmark on a 4 kopeck definitive, used on a picture postcard of a Crimea beach scene.

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1938 Pictorial Portuguese Advertising Cover: drinks importer/exporter
£20.00

This is a nice pictorial envelope from a Portuguese company - an import/export agency - used with three adhesives from Lisbon to France in 1938. Slight central crease, but very pretty.

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1944 Japan special cancel for 3rd Anniversary Daitoa Senso (WW2)
£50.00

An eye-catching cover with eight Japanese Occupation adhesives cancelled with two strikes of a special cancel commemorating the 3rd anniversary of the commencement of Daitoa Senso (the Pacific War). Used in Seremban, Negri Sembilan. Fascinating item of military geo-political postal history.

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1925 Special Olympic Congress Prague postal stationery postcard and postmark
£50.00

A fine example of the 1925 postal stationery postcard issued to commemorate the 75th birthday of Czech President Masaryk cancelled with the special commemorative postmark for the International Olympic Congress in Prague.

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1937 Carte Commemorative postcard: 1st Salon Aeronautique Brussels
£50.00

A spectacular flight postcard flown on 1st June from Brussels to Paris, and back, to commemorate the first Salon Aeronautique held in Brussels in May 1937. The card features two Belgian adhesives with the special postmark of the SALON INT'L AERONAUTIQUE; the transit mark from Brussels airport; a pictorial commemorative label of the Salon, and a cancel on a two French stamps in respect of the return flight. On the picture side is a dramatic artistic impression of a plane in flight.

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1919 Belgium Post-WW1 temporary datestamp used Verviers: American style
£30.00

In 1919, after the German Occupation, the Belgians didn't know what to use for postmarks - this is a postmark made in the American format featuring the year in the centre, but no exact date. On a Verviers viewcard. Scarce item.

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1863 Denmark 4S stamp with 181 TPO duplex on cover
£30.00

This is a Danish entire sent using the 181 TPO duplex, addressed to Flensburg, with the Danish 4 Skilling stamp and further marking indicating the direction of the Travelling Post Office. Interesting item.

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1900 Denmark 10 ore postal stationery postcard: Hotel Kongen vignette
£50.00

A fine 1900 postal stationery postcard with a black and white vignette of the Hotel Kongen, Copenhagen, used from Copenhagen and addressed to Brussels, with the 10 ore imprint.

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1904 Underpaid UK to Egypt PPC with rare overprinted Egyptian postage due stamps
£75.00

An underpaid picture postcard from the UK to Egypt (picture of Longleat House), sent in 1904 with a King Edward VII halfpenny adhesive, and featuring three Egyptian Postage Due stamps: a single 1 piastre, and a pair of 2 milliemes both overprinted "3 milliemes". Very scarce usage.

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1940 Helsinki Finland Olympics slogan on double-censored cover to UK
£50.00

This is a good strike of the abandoned 1940 Olympic Games commemorative slogan from Helsinki, Finland to Croxley Green, Hertfordshire, and also featuring a continuous Finnish censorship mark and a UK censor label at the side. Fine, unusual item.

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1903 Danish West Indies pictorial envelope with 4c bisect stamp
£50.00

A very pretty pictorial envelope with views of St Thomas, Danish West Indies, used locally and hence featuring a bisected 4c adhesive to pay the 2c rate. Scarce item - cover has a couple of tears (see photo) hence low price.

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1894 Private Letter Card overprinted for death of Tsar Alexander III
£50.00

A fascinating mourning letter card originally printed privately in France to commemorate two visits of the Russian Fleet (Cronstadt 1891 and Toulon 1893) and overprinted in 1894 with the dates of birth and death of Tsar Alexander III to commemorate his demise. Excellent condition.

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1911 Indo-China PPC with 3 strikes YOKOHAMA-MARSEILLE No. 1 Ship Cancel
£60.00

This is a very pretty picture postcard of Saigon Botanical Gardens with three strikes of the YOKOHAMA MARSEILLE NO 1 ship marking on Indo-Chine stamps. Addressed to Strassburg, Allemagne. Excellent condition.

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1893 Privately Produced PC Commemorating Russian Fleet in Toulon
£75.00

This is a very pretty, privately produced postcard commemorating the 1893 visit of the Russian Fleet to Toulon, France, with two imprinted 1c black 'Peace & Commerce' stamps, each postmarked. Slight top right corner defect, hence low price.

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1929 Egypt Prince Farouk 9th birthday set of stamps, used on Luxor Winter Palace envelope
£40.00

This is a special LUXOR WINTER PALACE envelope used in 1929 with a set of four Prince Farouk 9th birthday commemoratives, each cancelled with a good strike of the Hotel's own postmark. It has a slight centre crease, but otherwise fine. Very pretty item.

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1927 Danzig 20 pfennig Esperanto postal stationery postcard re 19th Congress
£50.00

An unused 20 pfennig Danzig commemorative postal stationery postcard celebrating the 19th Universal Congress of Esperanto, held in Danzig from 28th July to 4th August 1927. Fine unused condition.

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1926 Egypt Ruralpost IBRAHIMIA-RAMLEH postmark on PPC
£40.00

This is a very scarce Ruralpost datestamp of IBRAHIMIA to RAMLEH on a 3mil Egypt adhesive, sent in 1926 to Port Said, with an arrival mark the same day (thanks to their very efficient railway system), and a message in French. The picture is a French-made printed sunset.

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1937 Holland World Scouting Jamboree cover with set of commemoratives and labels
£45.00

This is a very pretty special 1937 envelope with the set of three Holland World Scouting Jamboree adhesives, used with neat commemorative strikes and two additional pictorial publicity labels advertising the celebrations. Good condition, fine item.

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1911 Netherland Indies T.P.O. Soerabaya to Bandoeng B on religious carvings PPC
£50.00

This is a 1911 picture postcard of the Borobudur Reliefs, used on the travelling post office B between Soerabaya and Bandoeng. It features a purple cachet of the TOEGOE Hotel at Djokjakarta, Java. Fascinating item.

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1901 Montenegro 10 heller adhesive on cover used CETTINGE
£40.00

This is a neat 1901 cover with a 10 heller Montenegro adhesive used at Cettinge to Berlin. Good condition for its age.

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1929 Monaco 40c reply postcard used to Sweden with additional adhesives
£40.00

This is a scarce 40c plus 40c Monaco postal stationery reply card with three additional adhesives making up the rate to Gothenburg, Sweden, where it was sent in 1929. Good condition.

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1874 Austrian PPC: K.K.FAHRENDE POSTAMT No. 1 TPO cancel
£50.00

This is a neat postal stationery postcard featuring the K.K. FAHRENDE POSTAMT No. 1 Austrian T.P.O. posted at Krakow in 1874 and addressed to Vienna. The message on the reverse is in Hebrew/Yiddish. Interesting item.

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1935 Belgium to Belgian Congo airmail envelope: return trip on Sabena
£40.00

This scarce item is an airmail envelope which travelled from Brussels to Elisabethville, Belgian Congo, and back to Brussels, on Sabena Airways in 1935. It reached Elisabethville in a week, and returned in a week. It features five very pretty airmail stamps. Perfect condition.

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1915 France PPC with superb TRAIN SANITAIRE postmark
£50.00

This is a picture postcard of the town of Dunkirk with a superb cachet of the TRAIN SANITAIRE EST P.O. No. 7, used to Paris in 1915. Very scarce item.

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1900s Romania ship postmark: Tulcea to Galati
£40.00

This is a picture postcard of Sulina, Romania, from the turn of the 20th century, with a pictorial ship postmark of the TULCEA-GALATI steamer. Good condition.

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1912 Perm-Nizhin Russian steamer cancel on viewcard PPC
£60.00

This is a 1912 picture postcard used with two excellent strikes of the PERM-NIZHIN steamer cancellation. Good condition.

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1910s Ship mark PPC "Prinz Adalbert" with special on-board cancel
£35.00

A picture postcard of the Danish "Prinz Adalbert" steamship with the "KORSOR-KIEL No. 4" on-board handstamp, cancelling a 10pf German adhesive. Interesting item: the message in English describes getting into another ship, the "Starlight".

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1906 Hawaii understamped PPC to Sheffield with 5 centimes Tax mark
£45.00

This is a picture postcard of Stanford University, San Francisco after the 1906 Earthquake, oddly used in Honolulu, Hawaii a couple of months later. It was addressed to Sheffield, endorsed "Printed Matter" but deemed understamped and charged with a very scarce T 5 CENTIMES tax mark in violet, applied at Oahu. In addition, there is the 1d F.B. English charge mark.

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1891 Jaffa postmark on cover: 2 x 20 Para overprints used to England
£50.00

This is a somewhat rusty cover with two strikes of the Austrian P.O. at JAFFA on a pair of Turkish 20 Para overprints on 5 kreuzer Austrian adhesives, used on a cover to England. Scarce item.

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1933 First Flight by Glider (Vienna to Semmering) on special PPC
£50.00

This is a highly interesting First Flight By Glider commemorative postcard from 1933 with a picture of the glider pilot and the postmark featuring his name (Robert Kronfeld) in the cancellation. The postcard has the commemorative pictorial cachet and arrival mark in Semmering; apparently he took eight days to get there from Vienna!

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1903 Russia PPC FPO17 used at Harbin, Manchuria
£250.00

A picture postcard of a period street, used from FPO17 at Harbin, Manchuria and a transit mark of the Chinese Eastern Railway (CER) TPO 262 addressed to London. Incredibly rare marks singly - even scarcer to find together.

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