Thorshavn Meter marks, 5 and 20 øre on philatelic envelopes, all FDC cancels 20th June 1944.
Færøerne, 1924, 83, 85
Printed matter to FAROE ISLANDS sent from Reykjavik 31 December 1924, bearing pair of 1 eyr and 4 aur King Christian X 1920-issue. Printed matters sent to Faroe Islands are scarce. Correct 10 aur franking for the printed matter rate.
Entire letter from Horsbüll, South East of Tønder in the Duchy of Schleswig on 22 May 1852 to Thorshavn, Faroe Islands. From Tønder with list no. 5 to Copenhagen, and to Thorshavn a list no. 14 noted in pencil, paid and marked 2 Sch. C marked in red (6 RBS. Few letters from Schleswig this early has been sent to the Faroe Islands.
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Postcard written onboard the inspection ship „ISLANDS FALK” stationed in the waters of Faroe Islands, dated Thorshavn 21 December 1916. Sent from Thorshavn in marine mail bag addressed to an Officer Vedel, on the cruiser „Heimdal”, care of Købmagergade’s post office. Forwarded to the marine station at Korsør, the homeport of Heimdal.
Letter from Helsingborg to Copenhagen via Helsingør 20 April 1866. On arrival in Helsingør the letter was stamped with the scarce boxed mark “Fra Sverrig” and Helsingør CDS on reverse 21.4.1866 and Copenhagen CDS same day. The postmark was ordered by the Helsingør Postoffice 3 June 1865 and apparently in use from 1 August 1865. Also the rate of 8 sk. charged was the special Øresund border rate.
"Complete used set of Freikorps Dänemark on piece tied by mauve "Diensstelle Feldpostnummer 25362C - Briefstempel”. Rare set in excellent quality."
Danmark, 1927, Boom 2.1
1 Kr. Advertising Booklet, Danske Hafnia & Danske Phønix. Well preserved.
Royal Service letter with wax seal GREVE PASTORAT to Copenhagen 1 December 1859?, with blue crayon 6 sk. due by addressee and manuscript town name TAASTRUP top right corner.
Passenger-Ticket with the daily mail-coach from Kjøge to Taastrup, dated Wednesday 20 October 1847.
Danmark, 1927, PF 5, 11
Freight Bill for a load of stones weighing 60 kgs bearing a 10 øre wavy-line and 30 øre Caravel POSTFÆRGE overprints, tied by two-ring mark “AGGERSUND FÆRGERI”. Sent from Aggersund to Løgstør.
1 Schilling Essay 1850 on large piece. The stamp design has been printed in black on a dull khaki burelage and colourless centre, and a negative white appearance of the text “SCHLW.-HOLST.POSTSCHILLING”, corner figures on shaded background. Almost similar to Krötzsch no. 4. Very fine embossed coat of arms in the centre. Rare.
Postcard sent from Reykjavik to Hanoi, Tonkin 5 June 1901, bearing a 6 aur and 4 aur perf. 12 _, tied by CDS “REYKJAVIK” swiss type and Hanoi Tonkin 24 July receiving mark on front. Despite the missing part of the 4 aur NE corner, still an attractive postcard to a hitherto unrecorded destination.
Official letter sent from the Administration of Greenland and The Faroes in Copenhagen to Thorshavn 20. January 1849, without any markings at all. Quite unusual actually, with full contents inside.
"Letter sent from Tranquebar to Madras 23 March 1851. Stamped with boxed "Tranquebar Paid" March 23, 1851" in red - charge 2 Annas. "
5 AUR overprint on 8 aur King Christian IX reply card additionally franked with 3 aur brown Chr. X on postcard sent locally in Reykjavik 13 October 1921, correct local rate 8 aur from 15 May 1921 to 31 December 1932. Ringstrøm Nr. 51, original double card 20 type I or IV, Hjernamegin (mà).
K.D.S. m.att, Official letter sent from Bordesholm to Itzehoe 22 November (1857) applied with a clear strike of “Bordesholm” line mark in antiqua.
Dansk Vestindien, 1905, 8B
50 BIT EFTERPORTO stamp large multiple of 40, mint never hinged, perforation 14 x 14 1/2, AFA 8B (catalogvalue dkk 18.000), some split perfs., rare multiple.
Letter sent and dated from Neukirchen to Eutin 24 May 1867 bearing a 1/2 Sch. “SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN” Mi. 8 tied by double ring “EUTIN 24 5 67 6-7N” and cancelled when received in Eutin.
Letter from Nysted 27 May 1853 to Nykjøbing paa Falster. Postage paid with 4 RBS Thiele I, plate I-32, tied by mute cancel and datestamped ANTIIb – NYSTED 27/5 1853 -. Due to the nature of the addressees text on the envelope, the stamp affixed contrary to regulations away from top right corner. Against postal instructions, a penalty of 6 RBS was not charged. A most unusual latter.
Envelope sent from Trangisvaag 28 July 1903 to Copenhagen, Denmark. A 10 øre Coat of Arms issue perforation 12¾ tied by a superb impression of the swiss-type cancel TRANGISVAAG 28.-7.-1903 DAKA 02.04 and is paying for the domestic rate of 10 øre, envelope cut down at left, but otherwise fine.