Schleswig-Holstein

Schleswig-Holstein, 1867
"Letter sent from Altona to Laurvig in Norway 15 October 1867, franked with a 3-strip 2 Sch. blue Herzogth-Holstein cancelled with "Hamburg-Kiel" railway mark with ship to Norway by ship from Kiel, crayon "24" on front. Minor faults to stamps, but indeed a scarce letter to Norway from Holstein."
DKK 22.320,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1859
Unpaid letter charged “6” sk. noted in red crayon sent from Herzhorn to Glückstadt 29 November 1859 and endorsed with town manuscript “Von Herzhorn 29/11 59”. Herzhorn is located in Holstein, just to the east of Glückstadt. Scarce.
DKK 2.230,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1864
Field Post letter sent from Apenrade to Berlin 30 November 1864 and postmarked “K.PR.FELDPOST-RELAIS No. 6”. The Prussian troops occupied Jutland in the 1864-war and opened a Field Post office in Apenrade where the postmark was used during and after the occupation. Letters with these postmarks are rarely seen.
DKK 4.460,00
Danmark, 1864
Letter sent from Copenhagen to Friedrichstadt in Slesvig 24 October 1864, franked with 4 sk. 1864 tied by numeral “1” alongside København CDS. The letter was during the 1864-war after Slesvig was occupied by Prussian troops and in this period there were no postal arrangement between Denmark and Slesvig. In this case, the letter is not charged 1 1/4 Sch. C by the addressee.
DKK 2.980,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1878
"Official letter sent from Sommerstedt to Haderslev 4 July 1878 bearing a 10 DR pfennige tied by "SOMMERSTEDT 4 7 78 3-6N" PER I-o, DAKA 160.01a."
DKK 2.980,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1814
Napoleonic War. Royal Service Letter “K.D.S.” sent from Ahrensburg to Tremsbüttel 15 March 1814, noted “Durch reitende Bothen von Dorf, zu Dorf saglich zu besorgen, Abgesendt von Ahrensburg d. 15te Martz, des Morgens 9 1 2 Uhr” and with two was seals on reverse. Rare letter.
DKK 4.460,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1859
Royal Service letter sent from Cismar to Heiligenhafen 13 February 1859 with “Cismar” 1-line mark applied on front alongside “Lensahn” CDS. ARGE type 5.
DKK 2.600,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1821
Letter (front) sent from Kiel to Coblenz 13 August 1821 stamped with the boxed “KIEL” and the only recorded example of this postmark. Known for many years and certainly among the most wanted Danish postmarks used in the Duchy of Holstein.
Price on request
Schleswig-Holstein, 1813
Napoleonic War. Military letter endorsed “D.S.” Dienst Sache sent from Fresenburg to Tremsbüttel in Holstein 31 May 1813. On front endorsed “Lieut Sachau, Comm. Der 2’ Comp. ---“. An unusual endorsement on the front of the letter, 1 wax seal on reverse.
DKK 2.980,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1833
Unpaid letter sent from Rendbsburg franco Hamburg to Francomont 14 November 1833, showing the scarce boxed “RENDSB 13 Nov 33”, Hamburg transit “DANEMARCK – PAR HAMBOURG” and receiving mark in Francomont on reverse. “40” decimes due by addressee marked on front. Latest recorded date of the boxed Rendburg mark.
DKK 4.460,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1861
Parcel letter containing 30 Rdl 12 S sent from Tangstedt via Heidkrug, KDOPA Hamburg to Schleswig 8 October 1861, prepaid in cash with “24” Sch. C. noted in blue ink. and with town manuscript “Heidkrug” in ink. Tangsted is located just north of Hamburg. This is the earliest recorded manuscript of Heidkrug.
DKK 2.530,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1852
Letter prepaid 2 Sch. Courant in cash (6 skilling Danish) sent from Eutin to Hamburg 6 April 1852 stamped “EUTIN” 1-line and dated in manuscript “6/4 52” below the mark. Postmark known from February 1850 till April 1852, this letter being the latest recorded use. Rare.
DKK 5.580,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1855
Official letter sent from Brunsbüttel to Meldorf 2 March 1855, charged 6 sk. by the addressee. “Brunsbüttel” CDS Ant. IIb in blue ink.
DKK 370,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1859
Letter sent from Schönwalde to Altona 5 November 1859 with rural octagonal mark “L.P. SCHÖNWALDE” through “EUTIN 5 11 1859” and Charge 6 sk. by red crayon. Letter returned and arrived in Eutin 5 November and charged “2” Sch. by the sender.
DKK 3.720,00
Danmark, 1864
Field Post letter sent from Kolding to Flensburg 26 May 1864 and postmarked “K.PR.FELDPOST-RELAIS No. 9”. The Prussian troops occupied Jutland in the 1864-war and opened a Field Post office in Kolding where the postmark was used during the occupation. Letters with these postmarks are rarely seen.
DKK 4.460,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1850
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.
DKK 14.880,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1857
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.
DKK 3.350,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1867
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.
DKK 3.720,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1862
Letter sent from Friedrichstadt to Copenhagen and then re-directed to Stettin 13 May 1862. For the forwarding the Danish share marked in red crayon 1 1/4 Sch. C and due 4 1/4 in blue ink for the Mecklenburg by the addressee. Unusual letter.
DKK 5.950,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1866
Letter sent from Plön to Sandel near Jever 19 August 1866, bearing a 1 1/4 Sch. Herzogth. Holsten tied by CDS “Plön” Danish type. The letter has been found in the mail box “Aus dem Briefkasten, Rosenkranz”, and charged by the addressee in the Duchy of Oldenburg.
DKK 5.950,00
Schleswig-Holstein, 1860
Letter bearing a 4 sk. 1858 wavy-line spandrels tied by numeral 119 “Itzehoe” alongside “Bahnhof Itzehoe” CDS dated 18.9.1860 and sent to Nykjøbing P. Falster 18 September 1860, endorsed by the postal clerk “Not in Nykjøbing p. Falster” and then forwarded to Nykjøbing I Sjælland. Bureau mark on reverse “Elmsh-Itzeh.Ebn.Post Bur: 18.9.1860” CDS.
DKK 1.120,00