The Famous Unissued Airmail Without Surcharge 1924 Airs 5R…

The Famous Unissued Airmail Without Surcharge

1924 Airs 5R green type II printing: wide ‘5’ and thick S.S.S.R inscription, unissued, without surcharge, practically mint never hinged, a very fine example of this great airmail rarity, cert. by Nikolai Mandrovski

(Mi no. XVII/II, €50’000 for hinged, Standard 011 II, €48’750 for hinged, Zverev & Gilmanov 59, €75’000 for never hinged, Liapin AH18, €80’000 for never hinged)

(via Philasearch.com – Soviet Union, Michel XVII/II)

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Papua: 1888 cover to England with Queensland 4d yellow (creased…

Papua: 1888 cover to England with Queensland 4d yellow (creased before being affixed) tied by a superb strike of the scarce ‘N.G’ obliterator (Lee #2; rated D) & very fine strike of the rare ‘GRANVILLE/SP2-/88/BNG’ cds (Lee #4; rated F – the second day slug omitted) at centre-left, ‘COOKTOWN/SP25/88/QUEENSLAND’ transit & ‘KINGSTON-ON- THAMES/NO27/88’ arrival b/s, minor soiling & a small repaired tear at the top well clear of the stamp and markings. One of the great covers of Papua. Very few pre (Estimate 25000 A$)

(via Philasearch.com – Papua)

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Switzerland cantonal Genf. Having very fresh colors and on all…

Switzerland cantonal Genf. Having very fresh colors and on all sides full margins, centric mounted red Geneva rosette, cleaner posting $3 GENEVE 14 JUIN 45. besides the stamps of the extremely scarce $3 APRÈS LE DÉPART, only Double Geneva $6 with this stamp thus one of the most important Switzerland rarities. A magnificenter cover in faultless, perfect condition. Certificate of the Weid. SBK 100`000.

(via Philasearch.com – Switzerland cantonal Genf)

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** ESPAÑA. Ed.297/309s. SERIE COMPLETA en parejas SIN DENTAR….

** ESPAÑA. Ed.297/309s. SERIE COMPLETA en parejas SIN DENTAR. LUJO. Cert. COMEX. Cat. 10.680€.

(via Philasearch.com – Spain)

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Rarity: CAIFFA 3 Octagonal (PM 14) superb pmk in Violet…

Rarity: CAIFFA 3 Octagonal (PM 14) superb pmk in Violet 10.12.13 on 20 para Turkish entire card, Schonfeld corresp. (living in Colony Mescha – return address: M.S. Mescha, Tiberias) to Wien family, message in Yiddish dated in Haifa 10.12.13 PORT SAID 17.XII.13 transit on face; f – vf & Extremely Rare as 1 of 2 complete mailed items Recorded , certif Tsachor, Collins: only 1 item Recorded rated RR (5000 – 10,000)

(via Philasearch.com – Holy Land Turkish Post Offices)

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