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Auction 35
Public Auction
18 | March | 2023   15:35 H
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Lot #CountryImages DescriptionStarting PriceRealized Price
251 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Folded letter with purification slits sent from SMIRNE on 2/3/1878 to Catania via Brindisi and Foggia franked with 10 Soldi blue Austrian Levant stamp fine print. Arrive on 14/5/1874. NICE.
€ 40
Unsold
252 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Folded letter sent from Constantinople on 15/3/1878 to Genova via Brindisi franked with 10 Soldi blue Austrian Levant stamps fine print. In Brindisi applied Italian steamer seal "PIROSCAFI POSTALI ITALIANI". Arrive on 22/3/1878. NICE.
€ 30
Unsold
253 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Folded letter sent from SCIO-CESME on 31/8/1878 to Lighorn via "CORFU 3/9/78" and Brindisi, franked with 10 Soldi blue Austrian Levant stamps fine print. In Brindisi applied Italian steamer seal "PIROSCAFI POSTALI ITALIANI". Arrive on 5/9/1878. SCARCE CORFU POSTMARK TRANSIT ON THE BACK.
€ 80
Unsold
254 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. 1870/1878 Lot of six (6) folded letters; three from Smirne, two from Constantinople and one from SCIO-CESME. Four franked 23 Soldi (coarse print) and two 10 Soldi (fine print). NICE AND INTERESTING.
€ 150
Unsold
255 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Stationery card of 20p/5k red killed by C1 "SCIO-CESME 16/5/94" sent to Smirne with arrive attested by C1 "I.R.SPED.POST. PRESSO LLOYD - SMIRNE 17/5/94". SCARCE POSTMARKS COMBINATION USED.
€ 40
Unsold
256 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Stationery card of 20p/5k red killed by C1 "RODI OSTERR. POST 10/12/98" sent to Schiedam Netherland. Arrive on 20/12/1898. Extensive abrasions on the back but CHARMING APPEARANCE AND SCARCE CANCEL USED.
€ 40
Unsold
257 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Lythographic Post card "Souvenir de Constantinople, GARE DES CHEMINS DE FER ORIENTAUX A' STAMBUL" in gold print sent from Cospoli on 17/6/1899 to Portland USA. Franked with 20p/5k red, arrive on 4/7/1899. Folded but CHARMING CLASSIC POST CARD.
€ 15
€ 15
258 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Lythographic Post card "Salut de Constantinople" sent from Cospoli on 20/10/1900 to Genova Italy. Franked with 10p/5h blue-green stamp, also applied Lloyd's paper seal. A NICE AND CLASSIC POST CARD.
€ 20
€ 20
259 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Post card "Turkish coffee" sent from Cospoli on 1/12/1900 to Ragusa with arrive on 7/12/1900. Franked with 10p/5h blue-green stamp, applied Lloyd's paper seal. NICE POST CARD.
€ 20
€ 20
260 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. 1901/1908 Four receipts, three from COSPOLI III and one from "COSPOLI f". One for Registered letter, two for Postal Money Order and the last one for Insured Letter with AR. CERTANLY INTERESTING.
€ 40
Unsold
261 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Post card sent from Gerusalem on 22/8/1906 to Rietz, franked with pair of 5ct/5h blue-green stamp Creta issue. INTERESTING FRANKING.
€ 15
Unsold
262 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Post card sent from CAIFA on 2/3/1907 to USA, franked with 20p/20h red stamp. INTERESTING.
€ 15
€ 15
263 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Advertising envelope with DEDEAGATCH AUSTRIAN LLOYD SEAL on the back, sent from the local Ottoman post office of DEA AGHADJ on 9/3/1908 to Cospoli franked using coast rate at 20p by red stamp killed by bilingual C2 with bridge postmark. Arrive 0n 10/3/1908. SCARCE SEAL OF LLOYD SHOWING.
€ 80
Unsold
264 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. 1909 circa, piece with advertising of Hungarian Levant Steamship Company Danau Line, legalization to show paid by Ottoman fiscal stamp of 2p brown. VERY NICE.
€ 20
€ 20
265 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Post card sent from ADRIANOPEL (Edirne) on 26/5/1908 to Kostenetz Bulgaria by ORIENT EXPRESS attested by arrival postmark applied in the train station. Franked with 20p/20h red stamp. UNCOMMON POSTMARKS APPLIED.
€ 50
Unsold
266 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Big format post card with quadrilingual extolling Young Turkish Revolution of 11 July 1324 (14 July 1908) in Turkish, Greek, french and Armenian. Sent from Cospoli on 16/9/1908 to Gorizia Austria. Interesting content written in Italian about the fire in the Fatih neighborhood of Stambul. CERTANLY RARE POST CARD.
€ 80
€ 100
267 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Stationery card (folded) of 20p/10h red killed by C1 "SCIO 17/9/09" sent to Athens. Arrive on 7(20)/9/1909. SCARCE POSTMARK USED.
€ 40
Unsold
268 LEVANT
Levant Austrian Offices. Bank stationery card sent from Cospoli on 12/5/1914 to Paris franked using PERFIN STAMP of 20p red with WBV initials of "Wiener Bank-Verein". SCARCE PERFIN USED.
€ 80
€ 80
269 LEVANT
Levant British Offices. Incoming folded letter sent from London via Marseille on 19/4/1860 to Cospoli franked by Six pence pale lilac stamp (SG n 70). Red Cospoli arrive on 28/4/1860. INTERESTING.
€ 100
Unsold
270 LEVANT
Levant British Offices. Incoming folded letter sent from London via Marseille on 20/3/1862 to Cospoli franked by Six pence deep lilac stamp (SG n 69). Red Cospoli arrive on 29/3/1862. INTERESTING.
€ 100
Unsold
271 LEVANT
Levant British Offices. Envelope sent from Constantinople on 21/10/1879 to Newcastle England, franked with 2p rose-mauve stamp plate 15 killed by black "C". Arrive on 27/10/1879. VERY NICE.
€ 40
Unsold
272 LEVANT
Levant British Offices. Registered envelope sent to Wien via Cospoli (back cancel) from the Smyrna British Post Office on 2/9/1905 using 80para/5p purple & blue stamp and HANDWRITTEN REGISTERED LABEL "R n 49". Arrive on 6/9/1905. Signed P. Holcombe. CERTANLY RARE.
€ 100
Unsold
273 LEVANT
Levant British Offices. Stationery card of Levant 1p red used from Smyrne on 30/5/1906 via Cospoli on 1/6/06 to Genova. Important testimony of the H. SHAOUM steam shipping company by showing its blue seal. Arrive on 6/6/1906. SCARCE.
€ 40
Unsold
274 LEVANT
Levant British Offices. Cover sent from Cospoli on 5/5/1911 to England by "G.F. CRAWFORD HARBOUR & BOSPORUS PILOT CONSTANTINOPLE" (seal on the back). Paquebot seal use to fill rate at "one penny" sent from board of Crawford's tugboat considering British territory. A RARE WITNESS OF TUGBOAT ACTIVITY ON THE BOSPHORUS.
€ 90
Unsold
275 LEVANT
Levant British Offices. Double rate cover sent from Smirna on 7/11/1912 to England. Correctly franked for 1 Piasters with SG n. 23. NICE.
€ 40
Unsold
276 LEVANT
Levant British office, Registerd double rate cover sent from Smirna on 5/2/1913 to Seattle USA. Franked for a total of 2 Piasters with SG n. 23 and L4. Arrive on 1/3/1913. SCARCE MIXED STAMPS USE.
€ 150
Unsold
277 LEVANT
Levant British Offices. Advertising envelope with letter sent on 9/4/1915 from "BAO Z" military post office based in Alexandria from a member of Steam Ship ANDANIA which at that time was preparing to transport the troops for the landing at Gallipoli. The ANDANIA was sunk by U-46 German submarine on 27/1/1918 near Rathlin Island. VERY NICE.
€ 30
Unsold
278 LEVANT
Levant British Offices. Used 5 Shilling red (SG n Z200) with "BRITISH POST OFFICE CONSTANTINOPLE .. JY 21". B. Longo photoexpertise. VERY NICE.
€ 80
Unsold
279 LEVANT
Levant British Offices. Lot of three different stationeries, two card 4P/1p and Registered envelope 7/5p. NICE.
€ 30
Unsold
280 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Envelope sent prepaid to Hahmed Bey in Constantinople from the post office of the "CHAMBRE DES DÉPUTÉS" in Paris France on "26 SEPT. 1837" (red postmark for pre-paid letters). Very high franking of 9 French Francs handwritten on back with other digits underlined by the two red seals "P.P." and "P.D." rarely used together. All paid by the "AMBASSADE DE LA SUBLIME PORTE" tha...t use red wax to seal envelope. Arrival postmark of Constantinople applied on the back four time on 16/10/1837. BEAUTIFUL COVER RARELY SEEN. read more
€ 400
Unsold
281 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Envelope sent from Cospoli on 13/12/1855 to Leghorn Tuscany, charged in arrive on 31/12/1855 by pencil red mark "1" and the 90ct of French Francs converted in local currency using "13" digit. VERY NICE.
€ 40
Unsold
282 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Envelope sent from Smirne on 14/5/1857 to the French Postal Office of Constantinople charged at 20 decimes of Fr. fr. on 16/5/1857 for unpaid double rated letter (black seal "20"). SCARCE MAIL BETWEEN LEVANT FRENCH OFFICES.
€ 30
Unsold
283 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Envelope sent from Cospoli on 27/1/1875 to Bordeaux by French Shipping Forwarder; wrongly applied the red "P.D." instead was charged on arrive 1 Fr. fr. on 4/2/1875. UNCOMMON.
€ 40
Unsold
284 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Post Card of Bosphor, sent from Cospoli on 13/1/1902 fraudulent franking using 10ct black on rose French stamp PERFIN "BIO" (Banque Imperial Ottomane). The use of these stamps was strictly reserved for Bank correspondence. The very fast arrive on 16/1/1902 leads one to believe it was transported by Orient Express train. CERTANLY INTERESTING.
€ 80
Unsold
285 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Post Card Prayer in the desert, sent from Smyrne on 29/4/1905 to PORTUGAL franking using 10ct red levant French stamp. Arrive on 7/5/1905. SCARCE DESTINATION.
€ 20
Unsold
286 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Post Card "Train on route to Adana", sent from Mersine on 16/5/1912 to La Palisse resent to Beine France. Franked front-back by two 5ct green Levant French stamp killed by 3C "MERSINE TURQUIE D'ASIE". Arrive on 28/5/1912. UNCOMMON.
€ 30
Unsold
287 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Registered envelope sent from DEDEAGH on 1/5/1913 to the German post Office in Cospoli via Bulgarian Soloun P.O., using the high value stamps 2P, 4P and 8P issued for Dedeagh Post Office (Yvert n 14, 15 & 16). Arrive 9/8/1913. SCARCE.
€ 150
Unsold
288 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Italia Post Card of Rodi, sent to Kirk-Kilisi from the local french Post Office using "RHODOS TURQUIE D'ASIE" postmark killig two 5ct green Levant French stamp. Transit in Smirne attested by clear scarce "SMYRNE 2" bilingual Ottoman octagonal postmark on 8/9/1913 (RR Isfila Cat.). Arrive on [28/6/1329]. VERY NICE AND SCARCE.
€ 50
Unsold
289 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Italian censor applied to Bank stationery card sent to Rodi (Rhodos) written from the Cospoli Banque Imperiale Ottomane on 9/9/1919 sent by the T.E.P. 506 based in Constantinople. In arrival passing by Italian Post service was CENSORED in Rhodos showing blue seal "VERIFICATO PER CENSURA - CENSORE n. 1 - RODI (EGEO)". UNCOMMON.
€ 50
Unsold
290 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Bank stationery card to Rodi (Rhodos) written from the Cospoli Banque Imperiale Ottomane on 8/7/1920 and sent by the T.E.P. with chiseled numbers based in Constantinople. On arrival received the French post cancel "RHODES 14/7/20 TURQUIE D'ASIE". UNCOMMON.
€ 30
Unsold
291 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. French military post office n. 528 cancel used to kill pair of 10ct red and pair of 25ct blue French stamps on a cover sent from Smyrne 20/1/1921 to Egypt. Arrive on 25/1/1921. NICE.
€ 20
Unsold
292 LEVANT
Levant French Offices. Registered Advertising cover sent from Pera on 14/5/1923 to USA with full lytho image of PERA PALACE HOTEL on the back. Franked with 15P/1Fr red (Yvert Levant n 35) arrive in Philadelphia on 8/6/1923. VERY NICE AND SCARCE.
€ 50
Unsold
293 LEVANT
Levant French Offices Paquebot service. Folded letter written in Salonique on 23/9/1883 posted in mailbox of a French steamer which proceeded to affix later the black seal "B.M." (Bote Maritime - Sea Box). Franking of 25ct ochre/yellow stamp killed in arrive by Constantinople postmark on 26/9/1883. VERY NICE.
€ 40
Unsold
294 LEVANT
Levant French Offices Paquebot service. Envelope at domestic rate to France written and posted on board of a French ship with "PAQUEBOT" seal applied was franked by 15ct blue stamp killed in transit by Constantinople postmark on 20/6/1900. Arrive on 24/6/1900. VERY NICE.
€ 30
Unsold
295 LEVANT
Levant French Offices Paquebot service. Small stationery cover of 5ct green overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" sent as printed matter rate to France. Written and posted on board of a French ship probably departing from Alexandria with "PAQUEBOT" seal applied, was killed by MARSEILLE BOUCHE DU RHONE" on 8/1/1902. VERY NICE.
€ 30
Unsold
296 LEVANT
Levant French Offices Paquebot service. Cover of Messagerie Maritimes franked at domestic rate to France with 15ct ALEXANDRIE stamp. Written and posted on board of a French ship probably departing from Alexandria with "B.M." (Bote Maritime - Sea Box) and "PAQUEBOT" seals applied together, was killed in transit by Constantinople postmark on 20/4/1904. Arrive on 25/4/1904 most probably by Orient Exp...ress train. VERY NICE. read more
€ 50
Unsold
297 LEVANT
Levant French Offices Paquebot service. Post card of Alexandria franked with 10ct red French stamp written and posted on board of a French ship probably departing from Alexandria with "PAQUEBOT" seal applied, was killed by PORT SAID French postmark on 24/5/1904. VERY NICE.
€ 30
Unsold
298 LEVANT
Levant French Offices Paquebot service. Post card of Colombo (!) sent to Paris franked with 5ct green Port Said stamp, written and posted on board of Steamer "CALEDONIEN" from Port Said on 17/2/1908 with "PAQUEBOT" seal applied. VERY NICE.
€ 30
Unsold
299 LEVANT
Levant French Offices Paquebot service. Advertising cover of a company in Samsun sent to Marseille posted in mailbox of a French steamer which proceeded to affix later the black seal "B.M." (Boîte Maritime - Sea Box). Franked with 25ct blue Levant overprinted stamp killed by "PAQUEBOT" seal in Constantinople on 16/3/1908. Arriving in Marseille via Paris on 20/3/1908 it travelled with Orient Expre...ss train. Open for display. CERTANLY RARE. read more
€ 100
€ 100
300 LEVANT
Levant French Offices Paquebot service. Post card of Caledonian ship sent to Paris franked with 10ct red stamp, written and posted on board of Steamer "CALEDONIEN" from Port Said on 22/11/1909 with "PAQUEBOT" seal applied. VERY NICE.
€ 30
Unsold

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