Palestine Postal History - Haifa June 21 1921 postcard with B/W view of mount Carmel mailed to England, franked 1 Piastre Jerusalem II issue perforation 14x14. VF scarce early usage for the stamp. (1st day of issue was June 17 1921)
Palestine Postal History - 17.1.1921 postcard mailed from Jerusalem to Germany, franked 4mil Jerusalem I stamp of the 1st setting type 12 with variety - overprint shifted up (part of Arabic overprint missing). Back side with 28 word message on B/W view of the Arab village of Bethany (near Jerusalem). VF
Palestine Forerunners Turkish Post - 1900 scarce type color view card of Tiberias and Kaiser mailed from Tiberias to Nazereth. Franked 20 Para tied by double circle postmark. Some perforations toning, otherwise VF.
Palestine Forerunners Turkish Post - view card of Jaffa and Camels, mailed from the small Arab village of Medjdil (Near Ashqelon) to Germany. Card franked 20 Para Turkish stamp tied by the very rare Negative seal (Collins Catalog number PM1) with arrival postmark of Munichen dated 22 Feb. 1903. Arabic message translate to: I would love to send you my greeting and ask about you, and prey to God you are in the best of health and will always safe..(sign)Eugene Neef. Collins. F-VF.
Palestine Forerunners Turkish Post - Jerusalem to Swtizerland, franked 20 Para tied by "Jerusalem 5" postmark dated 7.11.1915 alongside Jerusalem Moon/Star military censor collins type CM5. This is a new known early date for this censor (7.11.1915). Collins earliest recorded date is 10.12.1915. Card with light toning & light corner crease, otherwise F-VF & scarce.
Palestine Forerunners German Post - Jerusalem first day postmark of post office opening March 1 1900 on commmercial 20 Para stationery postcard mailed to Germany with German arrival postmark on front dated March 9 1900 and long message on back. VF & Rare.
Palestine Forerunners Austrian Post - Late 1800s to Early 1900s collection of 7 postcards mailed from Jaffa and Jerusalem to Italy, Germany, England, Switzerland and the USA. Some of the cards with Hotels cachet, 6 of the cards with color or B/W views on reverse. F+VF
Palestine Forerunners Austrian post - 25.12.1899 postcard mailed to Germany. Franked 20 Para ovpt. omn Austrian stamp, tied by commemorative double circle Jerusalem postmark Steichele type 546.3 in Black. (this very scarce as most known in Violet and Lilac). Beth Lehem 2 line cachet type 564 at left alongside german arrival postmark dated 4.1.1900. F-VF with one vertical light crease and small corner bent.
Palestine Forerunners Austrian Post RARE DESTINATION- Jerusalem to Tranquebar east India, franked 20 Para tied by Jerusalem double ring p/m 16.1.1899 alongside seapost transit p/m Jan.30 & Tranquebar arrival p/m Febuary 7. Hand written notation on top "via Suez". Back side with b/w view of Jerusalem Mosque with 21 word date message. This is the only known postcard to be mailed from the Holy Land during the Turkish Ottoman Empire era to Tranquebar east India (Shore town bay of Bengal). VF showpiece.
Judaica Mint Postcards collection - events etc..129 different, mostly from different countries. 40 cards issued between early 1900s to 1960s & 89 cards issued between 1960s to 2000. VF