Schleswig-Holstein, 1858
Forwarded letter sent from London through the Danish post office in Altona 29. May 1858 to Assens, Denmark. Franked with a 4 sk. 1858 dotted spandrels V. printing, plate V, retouch lower right spandrels, pos. 57 or 86.
DKK 1.120,00
Danmark, 1810
Royal Service lettersheet sent by “Field Post Estafette” from Amtmand Blom to Byfoged Lund in Skagen 1810-14. During the Napoleonic war the British navy controlled Danish waters and had their base at Anholt. Apparently therefore a military mail service was established at Frederikshavn along the cost to Skagen.
DKK 4.460,00
Danmark, 1885
Copenhagen Bypost 3 øre BREVKORT 5th printing with “Fri Rekvisitionskort” and instruction of use printed below. Rare.
DKK 1.120,00
Island, 1902, 13
10 aur I GILDI Official perf 14 mint hinged block of four with the rare overprint error ’03-’03 instead of ’02-’03.
DKK 8.930,00
Danmark, 1866, 12, 13
17 sk. letter sent from Copenhagen to Amstermdam 20 August 1866, franked with 3 sk. I printing and pair 4 sk. Vb printing1864-issue, tied by Copenhagen numeral 1. Amsterdam CDS arrival mark on reverse, in an excellent condition for a 1864-issue.
DKK 10.050,00
Danmark, 1869, 13
"4 sk. 1864-issue on letter from Skagen to Lemvig, cancelled with a clean strike of numeral "106" alongside Skagen CDS. An eye-catching letter."
DKK 1.300,00
Island, 1897, 7B
5-strip 6 aur 1897 cancelled with Reykjavik swiss type cds. Any used multiple of Icelandic stamps are scarce.
DKK 1.490,00
Danmark, 1857
Registered double rate letter sent from Copenhagen to London 8 April 1857, “1 1/4” lod, rate foreign total 81 sk., Danish total 25 sk. = 6 sgr. (17 sk. plus 8 sk. registration), total 106 sk. The foreign share 81 sk = 19 Sgr, hereof German share 6 sgr, Belgian share 2 sgr, British share 6 sgr, and British registration fee 5 sgr.
DKK 1.860,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1911
Registered letter sent from Vrønding, Denmark to Christiansted, St. Croix 8 February 1911. At St. Thomas received an incoming registration mark “ST. THOMAS R - 2630” and St. Thomas and Christiansted marks on reverse. With registration mark on incoming mail an interesting postal proof of handling locally.
DKK 2.230,00
Island, 1946
Registered air mail letter sent from Reykjavik to Blackpool, September 1946. Unusual expres label affixed.
DKK 370,00
Island, 1899
5 aur BRJEFSPJALD with ornamental frame for photograph affixed on reverse. Card with greetings on reverse and dated Reykjavik 12 February 1899, and addressee filled out on the front, but apparently not processed for mail service. Very unusual card.
DKK 7.440,00
Island, 1943
Registered OAT letter sent from Reykjavik to NY, New York 11 January 1943, bearing a total postage of 460 aur. Airmail surcharge to the US, New York, 2x180 aur = 360 aur, plus 60 aur letter rate up to 20 gram and 60 aur registration fee, 480 aur. Apparently underfranked by 20 aur. Small imperfections.
DKK 3.720,00
Færøerne, 1941
Postal Money Order for 11 Kr. sent from Thorshavn to Hvalvik 22 September 1941, total postage 30 øre.
DKK 740,00
Island, 1945
Mail sorting label used with the British Forces in Iceland, stamped “A.P.O.” “ICELAND”. Rare.
DKK 740,00
Island, 1944
Processed “V-MAIL” letter sent from APO 610 (Keflavik), stamped “Passed by US BASE EXAMINER 0866”, dated 23 December 1943, sent to Muskegon, Michigan, with envelope stamped US POSTAL SERVICE NO. 3, 10 Jan 1944.
DKK 1.490,00
Danmark, 1877
6 øre Postcard sent from a steampship in Malmö to Copenhagen 23 October 1877, cancelled on arrival in Copenhagen with ship date stamp CDS “FRA SVERRIG 23 10 1877”.
DKK 1.490,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1864
Letter sent from Nordstrand to Schleswig 18 November 1864, transit via Husum and bureau “TÖNNING-OHRSTEDT Zug No. II”.
DKK 740,00
Island, 1952
Diplomatic mail sent by and with “British Legation - Reykjavik” cachet and then posted, and stamped with London mark 26 JNE 1952. Very unusual diplomatic mail from Iceland.
DKK 1.490,00
Island, 1938
Letter sent from Reykjavik, bearing one 40 aur LEIFUR HEPPNI from the souvenir sheet Ieifr Eiricssons Day 1938 and two 6 aur Chr. X and 3 aur Jochumsson, correct 55 aur franking. Scarce with Leifr Eiricssons stamps taken out of the block.
DKK 1.490,00
Danmark, 1946
Refugee letter sent from Nørresundby to Hannover 14 August 1946, stamped on reverse “Flygtningerlejr 49-06 - Lufthavn Vest - Nørresundby” and “LUFTVÆRNSKONTORET AALBORG POST”, and resealed with British censor resealing tape “EXAMINER 251”.
DKK 600,00
Danmark, 1942
Letter sent from Kunda to Sindal 18 May 1942, bearing 35 pf “Ostland” overprint, from a dane at the cementfactory Port Kunda, Estonia back to his family in Sindal.
DKK 1.120,00