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70769
1945 Express registered mail from Amman to Jerusalem, censored in Jordan
19070769
Mandate postal links: 24 JL 1945 express registered cover on business stationary from AMMAN to Lloyd Ltd. JERUSALEM, franked 50m & tied by 3 strikes of oval AMMAN registered postmark + 2 on back; passed Jordanian censor (sexagonal bilingual PASSED BY CENSOR/B-41 handstamp on front); backstamped 30 JL 45 registered JERUSALEM arrival; cut open at bottom. Scarce origin & rate.


Product Tags: Mandatory Palestinian Philately - Postal Covers, Palestine Mandate and Postal History from Palestine Mandate and from World War II, 20th Century, 1940s, 1945-1949 Postwar era, which are Philately - Significant Rates/Periods, Philately - Censored Mail,
Unsold: may be available for sale $49.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71016
25-11-1947 mail from Jordan to HAIFA with 'Save Palestine Arab Lands' cachet
28471016
"Save Palestine Arab Lands" propaganda slogan cachet on pre 29 NOV 1947 mail: [unclear] 1947 cover on business stationary from EL REMTIIA (Ar Ramtha, Transjordan) to "The Eastern Gate HAIFA", franked 30m & tied by strike of scarce local postmark (Proud-D2 - 5+ years after his last known date of use) & backstamped 25 NO 47 AMMAN transit - key proving date for early/estimated use of bilingual Arab/English "Save Palestine Arab Lands" handstamp: it was long believed that this cachet was used as a result of the 29 November UN vote on the partition of Palestine, now seen here in use even before that event. Very rare - only 3 such covers known postmarked NOV. 1947 (others dated from December onwards).


Product Tags: Jordanian, Mandatory Palestinian Philately - Postal Covers, 1947-49 Arabian mail in War of Independence and Postal History from Jordan, Palestine Mandate and from 1947-49 Israel War of Independence, 20th Century, 1940s, 1945-1949 Postwar era, which are Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Unique/Discovery Piece, Philately - Unusual Origin, Destination or Postal Link
Unsold: may be available for sale $179.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71235
11/1950 Dutch airmail to JERUSALEM routed via Egypt & refused service; resent
22371235
Egyptian friendly "no service" mail to Israel: 22 XI 1950 airmail commercial cover from VOORBURG Netherlands to Old City JERUSALEM "ISRAEL", meter franked 25c; addressed in error to Israel rather than JORDAN (Old City then Jordanian) & (correctly?) routed via EGYPT where backstamped 25 NO 50 CAIRO transit; here mistake in address realized & "Israel" crossed off and replaced "via Kingdom of Jordan", where to routed but oddly still opened/resealed (by censor using K-Type-C label tied by K-Type6 handstamp) & marked by K-Type1 (#53) handstamp; 5 DEC censored in AMMAN & backstamped next day JERUSALEM arrival - remarkably fast delivery time in spite of address error. Slit open at top, minor tear at top on back; complete.


Product Tags: Dutch,Hollandish,Netherlandish, Israeli, Jordanian, Egyptian, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail suspensions 1949-1956 and Postal History from Netherlands, Israel, Jordan, Egypt, and from 20th Century, 1950s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Censored Mail
Unsold: may be available for sale $199.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71246
3/1951 UK printed matter mail to East JERUSALEM via Israel where returned; resent
21871246
Israeli "no service" marks on mail to Arab states: 26 III 1951 surface mailed printed-matter cover from LONDON to JERUSALEM ("PALESTINE"), meter-franked 1d per new 1950 overseas "reduced rate" (for non-commercial printed matter); routed via ISRAEL, backstamped 15-4-1951 JERUSALEM arrival where address found to be in Jordanian EAST JERUSALEM: cover manuscript-updated "Old City via AMMAN" & tied by "PAS DE SERVICE VIA ISRAEL" instructional marking handstamp K-Type-J.I.2 on earliest known date of use + Hebrew "RETURN TO" instructional marking handstamp (Glassman unlisted); cover returned to sender & resent: backstamped 29 MY 51 (EAST) JERUSALEM arrival. Very rare: Type-J.I.2 was a secondary instructional marking device at the JERUSALEM main post office, less than 10 covers known such stamped - here on scarce rate mail. Vertical fold at center + a few minor tears at edges.


Product Tags: United Kingdomian,British, Jordanian, Israeli, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail suspensions 1949-1956 and Postal History from United Kingdom, Jordan, Israel, and from 20th Century, 1950s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Surface Mail (contemporary), Philately - Significant Rates/Periods, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - uncatalogued/undocumented varieties, Philately - Printed Matter mail,
Unsold: may be available for sale $249.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71247
6/1952 Moroccan airmail to BETHLEHEM routed via Israel; censored & returned; resent
21471247
Israeli "no service" marks on mail to Arab states: 26-6-1952 airmail cover from TAROUDANT Morocco to BETHLEHEM ("Hashemite Kingdom/Palestine"), franked 40f & tied by 3 strikes of local postmark; backstamped same day CASABLANCA transit - but mis-routed to ISRAEL (with whom Morocco had postal relations, to 1961), backstamped 6-7-1952 JERUSALEM arrival (date derived from the Hebrew - possible date-stamp month error) & censored "Tzadi" + marked "PAS DE SERVICE VIA ISRAEL" instructional marking handstamp K-Type-J.I.1 + Hebrew "RETURN TO" instructional marking handstamp on front; returned to sender & when received marked with French "REBUTS" & "RETOUR A L'ENVOYEUR" instructional markings - these obliterated when cover resent: "Palestine" crossed off & replaced by "Jordan"; backstamped 20 JUL 52 AMMAN transit, next day [East] JERUSALEM transit & BETHLEHEM arrival. Nicely travelled/documented - only cover known such marked from Morocco; unusual as Arab-to-Arab state mail originating from locale with postal relations with Israel + fast turn-around time. Torn open at right.


Product Tags: Moroccan, Jordanian, Israeli, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail suspensions 1949-1956 and Postal History from Morocco, Jordan, Israel, and from 20th Century, 1950s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - Unusual Origin, Destination or Postal Link, Philately - Multiple Postal Authority/Period mail, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Censored Mail, Minting/Production Error
Unsold: may be available for sale $299.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71248
10/1952 Jordanian airmail to Brazil, reached Israel 3 years later & refused service
21271248
Unusual Israeli "no service" marks on mail from Arab states: 6 OCT 1952 Jordanian postal stationary air letter from AMMAN to RIO DE JANEIRO, franked 40F & tied by strike of local postmark; cover lacks further instructional marks, but as backstamped 14-11-1955(!) HAIFA(!) arrival, must have been returned to sender & misrouted - for over 3 years (unless Israeli postmark misdated & this unrecorded - its Hebrew & English dates match: Monday 29 Heshvan 5716) - as Haifa arrival, probably reached locale by surface/sea mail; here marked by Haifa Post Office "PAS DE SERVICE VIA ISRAEL" instructional marking handstamp K-Type-H.I.3 - this rare as less than 10 covers dating to mid-1950's known such stamped & this is the earliest known date of use per Kibble; curious Arabic manuscript on top-back "get in 27/2 T 952"


Product Tags: Jordanian, Brazilian, Israeli, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail suspensions 1949-1956 and Postal History from Jordan, Brazil, Israel, and from 20th Century, 1950s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Postal Stationary, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - Surface Mail (contemporary), Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - Significant Route,
Unsold: may be available for sale $299.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71257
1/1961 Venezuelan airmail to Israel mis-routed via Jordan; refused service & returned; resent
20671257
Jordanian postal boycott of Israel: 26-1-1961 airmail cover from CARACAS Venezuela to Hotel Dana "TEL AVIV JERUSALEM" (no country mentioned), meter franked 80c; as address unclear [mis-]routed via JORDAN where backstamped 3 FEB 61 AMMAN transit, forwarded on to EAST JERUSALEM where Israeli address noticed + marked "PAS DE COMMUNICATION" using JERUSALEM Post Office K-Type-III instructional marking handstamp on earliest known date of usage & returned to sender; cover resent & backstamped 15-6-61 (WEST) JERUSALEM arrival; 6 month transit in total (4 since arrival in Jordan). Rare as less than 20 covers known such stamped. Slit open at left; original correspondence enclosed.


Product Tags: Venezuelan, Israeli, Jordanian, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail suspensions 1957-1967 and Postal History from Venezuela, Israel, Jordan, and from 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - Hotel & related mail,
Unsold: may be available for sale $249.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71262
9/1962 British airmail to Israel misrouted via Jordan & returned; resent with unique mimeograph
23971262
Jordanian postal boycott of Israel: 14 SEP 1962 airmail cover from PADDINGTON (UK) to KIBBUTZ MASADA "Jordan Valley, Israel", franked 5d at the period 'Zone A' (Middle East) printed matter airmail rate & tied local machine slogan cancel (oddly advertising 6d postage rate); mis-routed via JORDAN (probably confused by "Jordan" valley address) where backstamped [unclear] SEP 62 AMMAN transit, and forwarded to E. JERUSALEM where error noticed & cover marked "PAS DE COMMUNICATION" using JERUSALEM Post Office K-Type-III instructional marking handstamp & returned to sender; cover resent and upon arrival enclosed with Israeli K-Type-M3 mimeograph informational marking dated 5-11-62, stating "this postal item was erroniously routed via one of the Arab states, returned to country of origin and arrived only now to this service". Extremely rare: this is the ONLY KNOWN example of instructional marking Type-M3 mimeograph; less than 20 covers known stamped with Jordanian Type-III instructional marking handstamp - unique combination of rare markings on cover. Cover unsealed.


Product Tags: United Kingdomian,British, Israeli, Jordanian, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail suspensions 1957-1967 and Postal History from United Kingdom, Israel, Jordan, and from 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Unique/Discovery Piece, Philately - Small Locales, Philately - Multiple Postal Authority/Period mail, Philately - Printed Matter mail
Unsold: may be available for sale $399.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71263
12/1963 French airmail to EAST JERUSALEM sent via Israel; refused service & returned; resent
19671263
Israeli "no service" marks on mail to Arab states: 4 XII 1963 airmail cover from PARIS to American Colony Hotel JERUSALEM "ISRAEL", meter-franked 0.70F; as hotel located in Jordanian (EAST) JERUSALEM, upon arrival in Israel, address corrected & cover marked "PAS DE SERVICE VIA ISRAEL" using K-Type-IV instructional marking handstamp on earliest known date of use & returned to sender; resent & backstamped 21 DEC 63 AMMAN transit - very fast turnaround time for "political-boycott" mail; very rare: less than 10 covers known marked by T-IV. Torn open at back; one filing hole & a few staple holes in the corners; vertical fold at right; complete.


Product Tags: French, Israeli, Jordanian, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail suspensions 1957-1967 and Postal History from France, Israel, Jordan, and from 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - Hotel & related mail,
Unsold: may be available for sale $249.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71265
1967 War Israeli-captured French parcel card to BETHLEHEM, in JERUSALEM; delivered by Army postal service
21471265
1967 War Israel-captured mail: 24-4-1967 surface-mailed parcel card from MARSEILLE to BETHLEHEM Jordan, sent by rail at MARVEJOLS "via BEIRUT"-DAMASCUS-AMMAN to [E.] JERUSALEM (one of 2 documented routes, via Syria), where received 3 JUN 67 by Jordanian Post Office in JERUSALEM + marked by local customs boxed Arabic handstamp. This document fell into Israeli hands with the capture of the city on 7 June: now handled by IDF West Bank Command customs house using bilingual Hebrew/Arabic unframed cachet & delivered 21-9-67 (backstamp) by Israeli military post in BETHLEHEM (locale being within Israeli Military Governorate of West Bank). Backstamped by local Carmelite Monastery cachet. Rare mail: fewer than 40 captured parcel cards known & this is the only one captured in JERUSALEM + rare proof of routing (Beirut). Verical fold at center, a few pin holes.


Product Tags: French, Jordanian, Lebanese, Syrian, Israeli Philately - Postal Forms, Arab-Israeli mail of 1967 War era and Postal History from France, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Israel and from 1967 6-Day War, 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Surface Mail (contemporary), Philately - Military Post Offices or Military Administration, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - Unusual Origin, Destination or Postal Link, Philately - Postal Stationary, Philately - Train Stations/Rail Transport & TPOs, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Unique/Discovery Piece, Philately - Multiple Postal Authority/Period mail, Philately - Stampless Mail,
Unsold: may be available for sale $299.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71266
1967 War Israeli-captured Greek registered parcel card to BETHLEHEM; delivered by Army postal service
22471266
1967 War Israel-captured mail: 10 V 1967 surface-mailed registered parcel card from ATHENS to BETHLEHEM Jordan, franked 30d per parcel rate & tied by multiple strikes of ATHINA COLIS POSTEAUX postmark; sent via AMMAN to (East) JERUSALEM (front-stamped 28 MAY 67) & then BETHLEHEM where arrived 3 JUN where front-stamped rare BETHLEHEM PARCELS date-bridge postmark on 2nd to last day of use (Wallach-1.10: in use very briefly 6-02-1967 to 5-06-1967); front-stamped twice by different Arabic customs boxed cachets & backstamped by large circular handstamp of Jordanian MINISTRY OF FINANCE - CUSTOMS, but undelivered when town captured by Israel 7 June; now handled by Israeli military post (locale being within Israeli Military Governorate of West Bank) who delivered it 17-8-67 (backstamped trilingual Bethlehem-2 postmark). Rare mail: fewer than 40 captured parcel cards known; less than 15 captured in Bethlehem. Vertical fold at center, some horizontal creases along top.


Product Tags: Greek, Jordanian, Israeli, Philately - Postal Forms, Arab-Israeli mail of 1967 War era and Postal History from Greece, Jordan, Israel, and from 1967 6-Day War, 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Surface Mail (contemporary), Philately - Military Post Offices or Military Administration, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - Unusual Origin, Destination or Postal Link, Philately - Postal Stationary, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Multiple Postal Authority/Period mail, Philately - Significant Rates/Periods
Unsold: may be available for sale $179.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71268
6/1967 French airmail to Jordanian JERUSALEM, delayed by war & transfered to Israel by Red Cross
27471268
Jordanian start & post-1967 War mail to Israel via Red Cross: 6-6-1967 airmail cover from LA COTE ST ANDRE France to Old City JERUSALEM "Arab Zone" (no country written), franked 0.80F & tied by 2 strikes of local postmark + round numbered censor cachet on front; 6 Day War began day before: cover routed via JORDAN as was then correct, where backstamped 10 JUN 67 AMMAN transit (last day of war) but JERUSALEM captured 7 June; between June-Aug 1967 Jordan accumulated all mail received for newly Israeli-conquered territories & then delivered them via Red Cross in Sept. Here as cover backstamped AMMAN after 7 June, cover not captured by Israel & as backstamped 9-10-67 using Israeli postmark (East JERUSALEM post office; Nacht 289/131), this cover was transferred by the Red Cross. Less than 50 such covers known & rare as hard to identify (no special markings), here with postmarks during the war period. Slit open at top.


Product Tags: French, Jordanian, Israeli, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail of 1967 War era and Postal History from France, Jordan, Israel, and from 1967 6-Day War, 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Unusual Origin, Destination or Postal Link, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - Multiple Postal Authority/Period mail, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - Small Locales, Philately - Censored Mail, Object Related Specifically to a Personality or Key Event
Unsold: may be available for sale $299.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71269
6/1967 Belgian airmail to Jordanian JERUSALEM, withheld & transfered to Israel by Red Cross
31471269
Jordanian post-1967 War mail to Israel via Red Cross: 13-6-1967 [airmail] cover from BRUSSELS to JERUSALEM "JORDAN", franked 7F & tied by local machine cancel; as of 7 June locale part of Israel, but cover routed via JORDAN, where backstamped 19 JUN 67 AMMAN transit: between June-Aug 1967 Jordan accumulated all mail received for newly Israeli-conquered territories & then delivered them via Red Cross in Sept. Here as cover backstamped AMMAN after 7 June, cover not captured by Israel & as backstamped 29-9-67 using Israeli postmark (East JERUSALEM post office; Nacht 289/131), this cover was transferred by Red Cross. Less than 50 such covers known & rare as hard to identify (no special markings), here with Israeli receipt mark on earliest known date of receipt of mail via Red Cross. Slit open at top, vertical fold towards right; a few corner creases.


Product Tags: Belgian, Jordanian, Israeli, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail of 1967 War era and Postal History from Belgium, Jordan, Israel, and from 1967 6-Day War, 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Unusual Origin, Destination or Postal Link, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - Multiple Postal Authority/Period mail, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Object Related Specifically to a Personality or Key Event,
Unsold: may be available for sale $299.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71270
6/1967 Red Cross delivered Spanish airmail to formerly Jordanian JERUSALEM, to Israel
29971270
Jordanian post-1967 War mail to Israel via Red Cross: 21 VI 1967 airmail cover from PAMPLONA Spain to JERUSALEM "JORDAN", meter franked 12Pts & tied by local postmark; as of 7 June locale part of Israel, but cover still routed via JORDAN, where backstamped 25 JUN 67 AMMAN transit: between June-Aug 1967 Jordan accumulated all mail received for newly Israeli-conquered territories & then delivered them via Red Cross in Sept. Here as cover backstamped AMMAN after 7 June, cover not captured by Israel & as backstamped 19-10-67 using Israeli postmark (East JERUSALEM post office; Nacht 289/131), this cover was transferred by Red Cross. Less than 50 such covers known & rare as hard to identify (no special markings). Slit open at top.


Product Tags: Spanish, Jordanian, Israeli, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail of 1967 War era and Postal History from Spain, Jordan, Israel, and from 1967 6-Day War, 20th Century, 1960s, Francoist Spain, which are Philately - Unusual Origin, Destination or Postal Link, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - Multiple Postal Authority/Period mail, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places,
Unsold: may be available for sale $179.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71271
6/1967 Red Cross delivered Canadian airmail to Israel misrouted to Jordan, to Israel
27771271
Jordanian post-1967 War mail to Israel via Red Cross: 26 VI 1967 aerogramme with correspondence in Arabic & French from WILLOWDALE Canada to RAMALLAH "ISRAEL", pre-franked 10c & tied by local machine cancel; as of 6 June locale part of Israel, but cover still routed via JORDAN, where backstamped 2 JUL 67 AMMAN transit & references to "Israel" in the address obliterated and replaced with "Occupied Jordan": between June-Aug 1967 Jordan accumulated all mail received for newly Israeli-conquered territories & then delivered them via Red Cross in Sept. Here as cover backstamped AMMAN after 6 June, this cover not captured by Israel & as backstamped 3-10-67 using Israeli Army RAMALLA(sic)-4 trilingual postmark (Israeli Military Governorate zone; Nacht 521/4), this cover was transferred by Red Cross. Less than 50 such covers known & rare as hard to identify (no special markings) - very rare here as Western originating mail with non-JERUSALEM addressee, less than 5 such covers known. Rare also as combined Red Cross + IDF handled mail. Unusual case of correctly addressed mail being misrouted and handled like Jordanian-addressed postwar mail.


Product Tags: Canadian, Jordanian, Israeli, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail of 1967 War era and Postal History from Canada, Jordan, Israel, and from 1967 6-Day War, 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Unusual Origin, Destination or Postal Link, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - Multiple Postal Authority/Period mail, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - Military Post Offices or Military Administration,
Unsold: may be available for sale $299.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71272
8/1967 Red Cross delivered Italian airmail to formerly Jordanian JERUSALEM, to Israel
26871272
Jordanian post-1967 War mail to Israel via Red Cross: 9-8-1967 [airmail] cover from MILAN to Italian Consul General JERUSALEM "Arab Zone" (no country written), franked 110L & tied by local machine cancel; as of 7 June locale part of Israel, but cover routed via JORDAN, where backstamped 12 AUG 67 AMMAN transit: between June-Aug 1967 Jordan accumulated all mail received for newly Israeli-conquered territories & then delivered them via Red Cross in Sept. Here as cover backstamped AMMAN after 7 June, cover not captured by Israel & as backstamped 10-10-67 using Israeli postmark (East JERUSALEM post office; Nacht 289/131), this cover was transferred by Red Cross. Less than 50 such covers known & rare as hard to identify (no special markings), here with late-dated AMMAN transit. Opened gently at back; two vertical folds.


Product Tags: Italian, Jordanian, Israeli, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail of 1967 War era and Postal History from Italy, Jordan, Israel, and from 1967 6-Day War, 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Unusual Origin, Destination or Postal Link, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - Multiple Postal Authority/Period mail, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places,
Unsold: may be available for sale $179.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71273
9/1967 earliest known mail to Arab Jerusalem with Jordanian enemy territory marking
22771273
Jordanian post-1967 War "no service" mail to Israel: 4 SEP 1967 postmarked air letter/aerogramme from WATERBURY (US) to American Mission in Old City in JERUSALEM "JORDAN", with pre-printed 13c frank & tied by local machine cancel; with locale now held by Israel, as of September 1967 Jordan began holding back all mail destined to former Jordanian territories newly held by Israel, in AMMAN - and then released it all back to sender en-masse 13 months later (Sept. 68), after applying an English-language "Return to Sender | Delivery Prevented by Enemy Occupation of Jordad(sic) Territory" instructional marking handstamp - here K-Type-Va, applied in September 1968 per Kibble. Oddly the cover is backstamped 19 FEB 68 AMMAN transit - 5 months after dispatch; very late arrival/processing. Rare: one of the earliest postmarked covers known to be affected by this policy; prior to this, from 5 June - 12 Aug 1967 Jordan transferred such mail to Israel via the Red Cross.


Product Tags: Jordanian, Israeli, America,American, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail of 1967 War era and Postal History from Jordan, Israel, United States, and from 1967 6-Day War, 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - unusual postal procedures/fines/taxes, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places,
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The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71274
1967 earliest dated mail to formerly Jordanian territory with Occupied territory mark
25471274
Jordanian post-1967 War "no service" mail to Israel: 6 IX 67 airmail commercial cover from LEATHERHEAD (UK) to business in Old City JERUSALEM "JORDAN", with meter franking; with locale now held by Israel, as of September Jordan began holding back all mail destined to former Jordanian territories newly held by Israel, in AMMAN - and then released it all back to sender en-masse 13 months later (Sept. 68), after applying an English-language "Return to Sender | Delivery Prevented by Enemy Occupation of Jordad(sic) Territory" instructional marking handstamp - here K-Type-Va on earliest known date of usage + backstamped 9 SEP 67 - this proving date as earliest known date of received mail with Type V instructional marking. Such early post-6 Day War airmail with Type V instructional marking is rare. Torn open at back, most of backflap missing but postmark is fully intact.


Product Tags: Jordanian, Israeli, United Kingdomian,British, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail of 1967 War era and Postal History from Jordan, Israel, United Kingdom, and from 1967 6-Day War, 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - unusual postal procedures/fines/taxes, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places,
Unsold: may be available for sale $299.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71275
12/1967 airmail from ADEN to JERUSALEM refused service by Jordan; with mimeograph
22671275
Jordanian post-1967 War "no service" mail to Israel affecting Arabian mail: 14 DEC 67 airmail cover from ADEN ("Federation of South Arabia" now People's Republic of Southern YEMEN as of 30 Nov.) to St. Georges Anglican Cathedral [East] JERUSALEM (no country indicated), franked 40 Fils using pair of Federation stamps & tied by local machine cancel; routed (correctly, prior to the War) via JORDAN where backstamped [unclear] DEC 67 transit: with locale now held by Israel, as of Sept. '67 Jordan held back all mail destined to former Jordanian territories newly held by Israel, in AMMAN - and released it back to sender en masse 13 months later (Sept. '68), after applying English-language "Return to Sender | Delivery Prevented by Enemy Occupation of Jordad(sic) Territory" instructional marking K-Type-Va handstamp; cover resent (possibly via forwarding service in UK) as bilingual Hebrew/Arabic Israeli postal instructional marking K-Type-M5 label applied, indicating delayed delivery & requesting in future that address be written as "JERUSALEM. Israel"; recipient noted in manuscript that this received Dec. 1968 - a year after original dispatch. This is the only known period example of Arabian-originating mail to Israel, refused service by Jordan. Significant postal history embodying 2 different historical events/upheavals + unusual franking in this period.


Product Tags: South Yemenite, Federation of South Arabian, Jordanian, Israeli, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail of 1967 War era and Postal History from Yemen (South), Federation of South Arabia, Jordan, Israel, and from 1967 6-Day War, 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - unusual postal procedures/fines/taxes, Philately - Unusual Origin, Destination or Postal Link, Unique/Discovery Piece, Philately - Significant franks on covers
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The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
71276
1967 earliest known mail to formerly Jordanian territory returned by Jordan, from UK
23071276
Jordanian post-1967 War "no service" mail to Israel: 15 DEC 67 airmail cover from BRADFORD (UK) to couple in BETHLEHEM "JORDAN", franked 12d using 2x perfined 6d stamps (damage to one on bottom right) & tied by local machine cancel; with locale now held by Israel, as of September Jordan began holding back all mail destined to former Jordanian territories newly held by Israel, in AMMAN - and then released it back to sender en-masse 13 months later (Sept. 68), after applying a "Return to Sender" instructional marking - here both English K-Type-Va & rare Arabic Type-Vb; backstamped 7 OCT 68 DOVER arrival - rarely seen return receipt proving date & this earliest known arrival date of such mail, marked in UK "Undelivered for Reason Stated" + PTO ("please turn over") marking on front. Note sender manuscript noted receipt date of 8-11-68 (a month after cover arrival in UK). Key postal history proving document. Slit open at top.


Product Tags: Jordanian, Israeli, United Kingdomian,British, Philately - Postal Covers, Arab-Israeli mail of 1967 War era and Postal History from Jordan, Israel, United Kingdom, and from 1967 6-Day War, 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Air Mail, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings, Philately - Significant Route, Philately - unusual postal procedures/fines/taxes, Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - Significant franks on covers,
Unsold: may be available for sale $399.00
The auction closed on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 20:00
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