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Lot Symbol Lot Description CV or Estimate
1359 imageBatum / Adjara 1875c: Dulos 1 pi. yellow perf. 13¼ tied by light all Arabic double octogonal handstamp "BATUM" in greenish blue (Coles & Walker fig. B1) to piece. Some wrinkles at top right, nevertheless a rare usage shortly before Abhazia and parts of Armenia were conquered by Russian troops in the 1877/78 war. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 150.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1360 imageCrete 1875: Dulos 1 pi. yellow used on 1877 cover from Candia (Heraklion) to Constantinople tied by all arabic double framed octagonal "Candia" handstamp of despatch in green (Coles & Walker fig. 6). Reverse with Stamboul arrival cds (Sept 15). Superb and rare cover. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 200.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1361 image1878 (May 2): Entire letter from Aleppo to Bordeaux bearing Dulos 1876 1¼ pi. on 50 pa. rose, tied by light "ALEP 2 MAI 1878 TURQUIE" cs in black, French cogwheel ALEXANDRETTE / SYRIE cds in blue (May 3) and entry cds in red alongside. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 100.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1362 image1876 (Aug): Envelope from Xania/Canea to Constantinople bearing Dulos 1876 20 pa. green, tied by clear strike of all-Arabic octagonal XANIA handstamp in black (Coles & Walker fig. 2), reverse with bilingual Stamboul arrival cds (Aug 16, 1876). A charming and scarce cover. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 200.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1363 imageVilayet of Salonika 1876: 20 pa. pale green and 1 pi. yellow used on circa 1884 cover from Cavalla to Constantinople cancelled by large circular "ΔHMOΓEPONTIA KABA΢΢AΣ * 1884" cachet (unlisted in all catalogues) struck in blue. Rare and delightul. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 200.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1364 imageKustendje / Constanta 1876: Dulos 1 pi. yellow, a used example cancelled by bold strike of double framed all arabic "Kustendje" handstamp in green (Coles & Walker fig. 100). Exceedingly rare. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 120.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1365 image1876: Dulos 1 pi. yellow, a fine example used on envelope from Heraklion/Candia to Constantinople tied by clear strike of all-Arabic Candia octagonal handstamp in blue (Coles & Walker fig. 6). A fine and attractive cover. Opinion Holcombe. (Image 1) (Image 2) (Image 3)

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Currently...CHF 150.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1366 image1877 (Jan): Registered cover from Retmo/Rethymo to Constantinople bearing on front pair Dulos 1876 20 pa. green, tied by clear strikes of all-Arabic octogonal handstamp in bluish black (Coles & Walker fig. 12), registration handstamp in the same colour alongside. Reverse with another Dulos 1 pi. yellow (City Post) added to pay for distribution within the city, torn during opening, tied by corresponding handstamp in blue and oval bilingual (Dec 28) arrival datestamp, bilingual Stamboul arrival cds (Jan 5) alongside.rnProvenance: 'The Imperial collection', Köhler sale 361, Sept 2015, lot 492. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 200.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1367 imageChios 1880: 1 pi. black on blued, a used example on 1881 refolded entire letter to Athens tied by fine circular "CHIO / TURQUIE" datestamp (May 7) in blue (Coles & Walker fig. 127). Reverse with Piraeus and Athens cds's. Scarce and fine, the Turkish P.O. at Scio was seldom used at this date. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 150.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1368 imageMetelino / Lesbos 1884: 20 pa. carmine on rose, a used example on cover to Chios tied by circular all arabic "Metelin Ḉarșu" (Metelino Market) in black (Coles & Walker fig. 33) with "Metelin / Turquie" cds alongside (Sept 21). Smyrne transit cds on reverse (Sept 25). Slight gum stain under adhesive but a rare cancellation.rnrn (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 150.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1369 imageCrete 1884: 1 pi. grey blue & black, a used example applied upside down on 1884 entire letter from Sitia to Neapoli (Lassithi) tied by circular negative seal "Sitia Posta Subesi" handstamp in black (Coles & Walker fig. 41, addendum). Slight adherence to face panel but an extremely scarce entire. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 200.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1370 imageImbros 1884: 2 pi. olive on yellow, a used example tied to reverse of cover to the Bible House in Constantinople bilingually addressed, tied by fine strike of circular "IMBROS POSTA SHUBESI" negative seal handstamp in blue (Coles & Walker unlisted). Some aging but the sole recorded example of this handstamp: see 'Foreign Post Offices' by Nicolas & Galinos, page 75. Cert. RPSL (1994). (Image 1) (Image 2) (Image 3)

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Currently...CHF 500.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1371 imageVilayet of Andrinople / Eastern Thrace 1885: Empire 20 pa. red on buff postal stationery card (Birken 15), used from Demirtache / Andrinople to Brussels struck with superb "TIMURTAÅž POSTA SUBESI" negative seal handstamp in blue (Coles & Walker unlisted). Constantinople transit (Dec 26) and Bruxelles arrival (Dec 30) at left. Small incision in card sealed on reverse but rare and attractive. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 200.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1372 imageVilayet of Andrinople / Eastern Thrace 1892: 20 pa. claret in a horizontal pair used on reverse of 1899 cover from Demir-Keui-Samakoovçhuk to Pera, tied by bold strike of circular "SAMAKOVÇUK TELEGRAF VE POSTA SUBESI 300" negative seal handstamp in violet (Coles & Walker unlisted). Pera arrival cds in blue at right (July 5). An outstanding strike of an extremely rare marking.rnProvenance: Collection Otto Hornung, Corinphila sale 137, May 2003, lot 1602. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 500.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1373 imageThessaly 1892: 1 pi. ultramarine used on September 1897 cover from Volos to Constantinople tied by exceptional bold strike of "Telegraf-posta-i-hanei 1314" circular negative seal handstamp (C&W fig. 20) struck in blue. Reverse with Stamboul arrival cds in black. Flap tear on reverse but a a spectacular and rare cover. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 200.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1374 imageVilayet of Andrinople 1892: 2 pi. orange, a diagonally bisected example used on cover to Port Lagos, tied by cirular negative "MUREFTE" seal in blue (Coles & Walker fig. 101) with reverse showing bilingual arrival "PORTE. LAG" datestamp`(Dec 30) in violet (Coles & Walker fig. 26). A very rare cover that would benefit from being opened for Exhibit display. Signed Sorani. (Image 1)

Currently...CHF 250.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1375 imageVilayet of Andrinople 1908: 10 pa. green, a used example on small envelope from Xanthi to Constantinople tied by bold strike of "TELEGRAF VE POSTAHANEI ISKETCHE 1320" circular negative seal handstamp in black (Coles & Walker / Isfila / Nicolas & Galinos unlisted). Reverse with Isketche cds of transit (C&W fig. 57) and Galata arrival cds. Rare, possibly unique.rn (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 200.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1376 imageNissyros, Dodecanese 1908: 20 pa. carmine, a fine pair used on 1908 cover to Athens tied by circula bilngual "NISSYROS" datestamp (Aug 4) struck in greenish blue (Coles & Walker fig. 135). Reverse with Smyrne and Athens datestamps. The envelope slightly trimmed at left but a wonderful strike of this rare marking.rnProvenance: Collection Prodromos Melon, this cover illustrated on the front cover of "Contribution to the Postal History of the Ottoman Post Offices of the Dodecanese" (1991) and in Coles & Walker on page 87. (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 300.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1377 imageTenedos 1908: 1 pi. blue used on rare cover to Athens cancelled by circular negative BOYDJA-ADA POSTA SHUBESI 1313" seal handstamp (Coles & Walker fig. 117) in black (cert. Orestis Vlastos, 1989) and three further items off cover cancelled by BOYDJA-ADA datestamps with two in blue (Image 1)

Currently...CHF 150.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM
1378 imagePatmos, Dodecanese 1909: 20 pa. rose, used example on postcard (Patmos Convent) to Munich tied by bilingual "PATNOS" cds in blue (Coles & Walker fig. 70). Scarce and fine (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Currently...CHF 100.00
Closing..Jan-27, 11:59 PM

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