Palestine Forerunners Austrian Post - Exhibit quality show piece Palestine Turkey Ottoman Empire postal history item (with excellent strikes postmarks) - Nazereth the very RARE 2 line postmark dated 11.3.1907 (earliest known date of use) tied to 20 Para ovpt. Austrian stamp on postcard mailed to the USA. Caifa ( Haifa) Austrian transit postmark dated 15.3.1907 alongside Aurora IL USA arrival machine cancel postmark dated April 1 1907. Over 20 word message on back view of Nazereth. 2012 Sismondo certificate . VF .
Palestine Forerunners Turkish Post RARE DESTINATION - Color view card of Beth Lehem mailed from Jerusalem to Danmark. (From Lloyd Hotel with cachet at left side) Franked 20 Para tied by Double ring p/m dated March 16 1899 alongside Galata Turkey transit p/m March 22 & Danmark ar/pm March 26 1899. VF.
Palestine Forerunners Turkish post RARE DESTINATION - Mount Carmel view card mailed from Nazereth to British Central Africa. Franked 20 para tied by VF strike postmark of Nasre dated 29.4.1904 alongside Egypt Port Said transit postmark 4.5.1904 and Chinde British Africa arrival postmark dated June 9 1904. 24 word message on back. VF & Rare,
Palestine Forerunners Turkish Post - Unusual routing picture postcard mailed from Haifa to Jerusalem (Hardegg) Hotel in Jaffa April 4 1902, missent by mistake to Hotel Jerusalem E.L kaminitz in Jerusalem, upon arrival in Jerusalem the Hotel cachet added at top left and the card re-addressed to Hotel Hardegg(Jerusalem) in Jaffa. The card sent to Jaffa by Train where the rare postmark Jerusalem (Gare) added dated April 8 1902. Back side of this card with view of Jerico "Jordan Hotel". Some toned spots otherwise VF & RARE.
Palestine Forerunners French Post - Jaffa to Algire (Alger) view card of Jaffa Port. franked 5c tied by Jaffa Syrie French PO p/m May 21 1902, Port Said Egypt transit p/m May 22 & Constantine Alger arrival p/om dated May 30 1902. VF Rare Destination postcard.
Palestine forerunners German post - 21.11.1917 German military in Palestine PPC mailed to Germany, free franking with Deutsche feldpost p/m w. mute 3 stars at bottom. This postmark was used by the German expeditionary force Pasha 2, consisting of units with military designations "Field hospital 213" & "Field post 663". Back side with view of Jerusalem Mosque El Aqsa. VF.
Palestine Forerunners German Post - 27.10.1898 1st month of post office opening in Jaffa. PPC with B/W view of Jaffa port, & the Jewish Colonies of Rehovot & Rishon Le Zion, mailed to Germany with ar/pm on front 6.11.1898. Franked w. 20 Para ovpt. German eagle stamp. 7 word message on back. Small fault on view side top left corner, otherwise F-VF.
Palestine Forerunners Austrian Post Rare Destination - Mailed 14.12.1907 from Jerusalem to Siagon in the French colony of Cochinhina (Vietnam today), Penang & Singapore transit postmarks Jan. 3 1908, Cochinchina arrival postmark Jan. 8 1908. From Chochinchina the postcard re-route to the town of St. Gemain Au-Mont in the French Alps. (original address crossed out & new French address added). St. Germain arrival postmark on front dated Feb. 4 1908. VF & Rare.