Letter sent from Copenhagen to a Danish volunteer in the Winterwar 14 May 1940, to Erik L. Larsen, 1. Komp. 1D, Dansk Finsk Batallion, Lovisa, Finland.
Danmark, 1925, Skilling 1
Expres Post Lykönskning 40 øre envelope issued for ”Kunstforlaget” paying the express fee of 40 øre. Additional franking for the postage to be added on the letter. Rare.
Plebiscit overprinted ”MAK.” on imperforated 20pf block of four with stamp printed twice. Rare.
Danish City Post. Copenhagen Bypost with 3 øre mauve (1883) on very decorative business envelope
Danmark, 1885, 32
5 øre Coat of Arms type with small corner figures with a nicely centered Copenhagen c.d.s.
Dansk Vestindien, 1888
2 cents stationery envelope with watermark I sent to Christiania in Norway from St. Thomas 8. November 1888 with a merchant mark on the front. An unusual destination.
Grønland, 1996, 283x
Queen Margrethe II issued with INVERTED OVERPRINT. Mint never hinged.
Island, 1873, 4B
16 sk. yellow perf 12 1/2 block of four with full lower margin. Fine centering, unused.
Slesvig Plebiscit 20 pf stamp on printed matter band from Flensburg to Apenrade, January 28, 1920. A very unusual and rare type of the printed matter rate.
Early letter from Ribe to Odder pr. Horsens with postal manuscript ”Ribe 12. Dec. 97” and 6 sk. “6” red crayon. On reverse ”6-6”, list no. 6, rate 6 sk. by receiver.
Schleswig-Holstein, 1852, 1
Ferslew printing 4 RBS, plate I-41 on letter from Haderslev to Copenhagen. Mute cancellation tying the stamp alongside bluish green Haderslev mark dated August 31, 1852.
Schleswig-Holstein, 1807, ARGE 4
Letter from Hamburg to Paris January 14th 1807 with 3-line mark ”B.G.D – Hambourg, R4 – 1807, Janv. 14” ARGE 5 in red from Großherzogliches Bergisches Ober-Postamt. Fine and readable mark.
Schleswig-Holstein, 1866, 14
1 1/4 Sch. Herzogth-Schleswig 1865 on underfranked double rate letter from Schleswig to Rendsburg. Underfranked, thus 2 Sch. due at receiver marked with a red crayon 2 and also 2 indication 2nd weight letter.
Island, 1902, 20
Pair of 4 aur numeral type 1902 on postcard to copenhagen from Reykjavik February 12, 1902 paying the 8 aur postcard rate to Denmark (1.7.1880 to 31.12.1907). Copenhagen arrival mark on front, February 23th.
Air mail cover from Ivigtut to Copenhagen July 2nd, 1941 franked with 5 øre and 1 krone to make up the 105 øre rate, 20 øre to Denmark plus 85 øre air mail fee. German censor strip on reverse.
The first Danish label from the letter opening office. With thinnes as usual, much original gum.
Pre-philatelic and carried privately letter from Reykjavik to Tønder in Slesvig February 17, 1853. This is one of only two letters to the duchies Slesvig from Iceland. Ex Crafoord.
Official letter from Strandasyslu Jan 16, 1886 to Kollafjardarnesi. A very late and highly unusual official letter even though the stamps were in use. Extremely rare to find unfranked and official covers without any manuscript on front indicating it as an official letter.
Letter sent from Kiel to Søborg 26. May 1935 and franked with 25pf DR plus two Danish 5 øre wavy-line stamp paying the 10 øre for Sunday delivery to the receiver at Søborg. Very fine quality.
Printed matter band franked with 7 øre green M. Jochumsson issue on letter from Reykjavik to Stavanger in Norway, tied by machine cancel Reykjavik between 1935-1939. Between 1.10.1925 and 31.12.1939 the rate were 7 aur.