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Tuesday, October 28, 2014

German Post in China MSP 31 Postal Card 1898

German Post in China MSP 31 Postal Card 1898

German Post in China Postal Card 1898

German post in in China: “Postkarte Nur fuer Marine-Schiffsposten” with 2 cancellations: “Kais. Deutsche Marine Schiffspost No. 31 9/12 98” MSP 31 was the SMS vessel Brandenburg which served till August 1901. Good condition.

More Postal History: HERE

Monday, September 01, 2014

Lot of 6 Postcards with Railway Cancellations Austria 1915

postcards with train cancellations

postcards with train cancellations

Lot of 6 postal cards, photo-postcards and postcard from the time of the 1 World War, 1915. At all 6 items are horse-drawn light railway cancellations. Pferdefeldbahn No. 5 Betriebssektion No. 2 and No. 3, Pferdefeldbahn -Trainbegleitungskadron No. 3 Sektion 3, 16 Zug and. No.4, Pferdefeldbahn No. 3 B.S.3.

All are in good condition.

More such collectibles: HERE

Thursday, August 14, 2014

German Zeppelin Cover Sudeten Flight 1938, Propapanda Strike

Zeppelin Cover Sudetenland-Flight 1938

Zeppelin Cover
Zeppelin Cover

Zeppelin cover with Winterhilfwerk stamp set. Flug- und Luftschiffhafen Frankfurt – cancellations. Red “Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin Fahrt ueber das befreite Sudetenland” - strike Reichenberg strike with propaganda-slogan at reverse.

More Zeppelin Mail: HERE

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Tianjin Vintage Postcard Yamen Viceroy Lutai Strike

Old Tientsin Postcard
Old Tientsin Postcard

Old Chinese postcard, embossed, depicting the Viceroy's Yaman. At the reverse is a clear Lutai-cancellation. Unused, good condition.

More old Chinese Postcards: HERE

Monday, July 14, 2014

hina Boxer Uprise Field Post Cover 1900, Scarce Strike

China Boxer Uprise Field Post Cover 1900, Scarce Strike

Boxer Rebellion Cover

Boxer Rebellion Cover

China, December 1900: Field Post cover, sent Tianjin to Strassburg. The sender was Corporal of the „Erste Ostasistischen Feld-Artillerie Regiment, Leichte Feld-Haubitzen....“ „K.D. Feldpostexped. Der Ostasischen Expeditionscorps“ - cancellation on „Leichte Feld-Haubitzen“ – strike. Scarce. Additional text in Arab at reverse. Good condition.

More such collectibles: HERE

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Chinese Vintage Postcard English Consulate Hankow 1910

English Consulate Hankow Postcard 1910

Old Chinese postcard „Hankow- The English Consulate“. View at the consulate with a Chinese in front of the building. Franked with a pair of 2 Fen stamps, Hankou cancellation, Peking transit-strike. Hankou to Berlin, 1914. Good condition.

More such Postcards: HIER

Thursday, May 22, 2014

German Ship-Post Boxer Rebellion Postcard Shanghai to Germany 1901

German Mail during Boxer Rebellion
German Mail during Boxer Rebellion

Old Chinese b/w postcard: „Alt-Shanghai. Chinesisches Teehaus“. Sent as fieldpost-card by Marine Schiffspost No. 38, the SMS Gefion, which cruised during the Boxer Rebellion period.

Clear cancellations. Shanghai to Neustadt in Germany in 1901. Good condition.

More Chinese Postal History: HERE