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Friday, May 20, 2016

Maiden Flight Hongkong to Guam USA in 1937

Maiden Flight Hongkong to Guam 1937

Maiden Flight Hongkong to Guam

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Hong Kong 1937: Air mail letter, First Eastbound Flight China to USA Hong Kong to Guam via trans pacific route.

Attached are 30 and 50 cents stamps, tied by a clear Hong-Kong Air Mail 29. AP 37 – cancellation.

Guam arrival-mark at reverse. Good condition.

 More vintage Postcards: HERE

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Zeppelin LZ 129 Trial Flight 1936 Mixed Franking on Board Cancellation

Zeppelin Mail trail flight LZ 129 1936
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Zeppelin Mail first post Flight LZ 129 1936 Hamburg vintage postcard, official postcard by DELAG, Frankfurt with 4 air-mail stamps attached: 5, 10, 15, 20 Pfennig, Luftschiff LZ 126 on-board cancellations from 23.03.36. This was a trial flight.

Sent to Breslau. Good condition. More Zeppelin Postal History: HERE

Monday, May 09, 2016

Ballon Mail Luxemburg 1927 Two Postcards

Two Ballon Mail Luxemburg 1927

Ballon Mail Luxemburg

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Luxemburg 1927: 2 postcards (G. Duch├ę de Luxemburg, Carte Postale Poste Aerienne.) Each with 2 stamps and “Par Ballon Exp Phil Luxembourg 8 Sept. 1927” - cancellations. Good condition.

More Postal History: HERE

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Concentration Camp Letters from Oranienburg and Luettringhausen

Two Concentration Camp Letters Oranienburg and Luettringhausen

Concentration Camp Letters Oranienburg and Luettringhausen
Concentration Camp Letter
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Germany World War II: Two letters from the Concentration Camp Oranienburg (20.04. 44) and the special prison L├╝ttringhausen 26.11. 1939).

Both by the same inmate to his family. Both are complete and in good condition.

More Postal History: HERE

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Imperial Chinese Local Post Shanghai Wrappers and Envelope 1893

Imperial China Shanghai 3 Local Post Wrappers 1893 

Imperial China: Two different One Half Cent wrappers and one small envelope for Local Post in Shanghai.

The larger wrapper has been sent to the Austrian Consulate in Shanghai, cancellation: D SE 1893.

All 3 are in good condition.

More Chinese Postal History: HERE

Monday, April 18, 2016

Imperial China 2 Candareen Block with Jinjian Ba Guan Cancellations

Imperial China 2 Candareen Block of Fout Ba Gua-Cancellations Imperial China 2 Candareen Block of Four Ba Gua-Cancellationshttp://www.collect.at/imperial-china-2-candareen-block-of-four-ba-gua-cancellations.html
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Imperial China 1897. Attractive block of four on cardboard: 2 Candareen, red-orange with 2 clear Ba Gua-cancellations Jinjiang (Chinkiang).

Michel Nr. 37, Scott# 88. right side with double perforation.

More Imperial China Stamps: HERE

Friday, April 15, 2016

Chinese Vintage Postcard with Children Shanghai 1905

Chinese Children Vintage Postcard Shanghai Schwerin 1905

Chinese Children Vintage Postcard 
Chinese Children Vintage Postcard 1905
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Chinese Children Vintage Postcard Shanghai Schwerin 1905China 1905: b/w vintage postcard entitled “Chinesenkinder” (Chinese children).

Attached is a 4 cent coiling dragon-stamp. 2 different Shanghai- and French Post in China-postmarks, Schwerin arrival-strike.

More Chinese Postal History items: HERE