Dansk Vestindien

Dansk Vestindien, 1900
"Postcard sent from St. Thomas to 13 August 1900 on German steamer „ASCANIA” with manuscript cancellation on 3 cents IX printing inverted frame, stamp cancelled with ink "X + 31/8. 00.” alongside purser mark ASCANIA."
DKK 4.840,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1858
"Entire from St. Thomas 16 January 1858 to Hamburg via London. Rate to Hamburg 3 sh. 2d ( 3 ounce letter 1/4 per 1/4 ounce plus 2d marked by ink) red chalk "54" payable by receiver. Cancelled with the British St. Thomas Post Office single 1-ring on the reverse, quite a scarce postmark."
DKK 2.230,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1856, 1C
3 cents imperforate 1856, brown gum, plate 1. Cancelled with clear strike of 4-ring cancel without dot (St. Thomas), the only postmark of this type recorded on the 3c 1856 imperforate adhesive.
DKK 14.880,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1869
Folded letter sheet from Arroyo, Puerto Rico 9 April 1870 via St. Thomas to New York, USA. Franked with 10c yellow bright shade pictorial issue (SC 116) tied by N YORK – STEAM SHIP and ST. THOMAS 14/4 1869 cds, routing instruction Pr. Brazil Str. and forwarder Lamb & Co cachet in red. A beautiful letter.
DKK 20.830,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1872
St. Thomas, 13 June 1872, from Ponce, Puerto Rico via St. Thomas to Philadelphia. RATE - 4d plate 12 ROUTE - US Packet. Vertical C51 marking. “N.Y.STEAMPSHIP * 10 * Jun 19” stamped on front.
DKK 2.980,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1867
Unpaid entire dated St. Thomas 23. July 1867 to Dunkerque, France. Delivered directly to the French post office where “ST. THOMAS PAQ.FR.B No. 3 23 JUIL 67” was struck. “20” decimes due mark struck, charged by addressee. Posted with French steamer “LOUISIANE” arriving St. Nazaire 6. August.
DKK 740,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1879
2¢ ultramarine shade stationery envelope sent from St. Thomas 21 July 1879 to Portland, USA. With watermark IA, thin paper and ungummed flap. Carried onbard Brazil Lin’es COLORADO, first of three charters replacing regular sailings of USBMSC CITY ships. Small stain at top right outside the imprint. Eight 2¢ ultramarine stationery envelopes in used condition are recorded.
DKK 11.160,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1905, 16
PRINTED MATTER envelope St. Thomas 7 February 1905 to Utrecht, The Netherland. 1¢ Coat-of-Arms issue (AFA 16) tied with “UTRECHT 24 FEB 05” receiving mark on reverse. In this form as an envelope sent as printed matter is extremely rare. Rate 1¢ from 1.1.1902 – 14.7.1905.
DKK 7.440,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1902
Colored Grüss Aus picture postcard with St. Thomas Harbour from St. Thomas 27 June 1902 via Frederiksted 2/7 and Christiansted receiving mark 2.7.1902. Postage paid with 1 c coat-of-arms issue. Colored picture postcards are scarce.
DKK 4.460,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1918
Commercial envelope sent from Charlotte Amalie Saint Thomas to Copenhagen 16 July 1918, franked with 5¢ US. British censor resealing tape “OPENED BY/CENSOR./5213”. Sent the year after the transition to the US.
Pris DKK 1.860,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1905, 31
2 Francs St. Thomas Harbour, hinged, imperforate. Extremely rare.
DKK 11.900,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1905, 22
Postcard St. Thomas 30 January 1905 to Genoa, Italy. 2¢ Coat-of-Arms issue (AFA 22) tied by CDS “ST. THOMAS 30/1 1905”.
Pris DKK 740,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1916, 36
Printed matter from Christiansted 25 November 1916 to Copenhagen, Denmark. 5 BIT printed matter rate paid with 5 BIT King Frederik VIII issued tied by “CHRITIANSTED 25/11 1916”. Rarely seen postal rate.
DKK 5.950,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1913
Christmas Seal 1913 tied on post card sent from Christiansted to Copenhagen, Denmark, dated 27 November 1913.
DKK 2.600,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1903, 7Bx
Printed matter sent from St. Thomas to Baltimore 18 May 1903 bearing a 4¢ bicolored IV printing bisected provisional issue tied by CDS “ST. THOMAS”. A scarce usage on wrapper band. 2¢ provisional issue in use from 20 January 1903 to 23 May in St. Thomas, 4 June in St. Croix.
DKK 7.440,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1853
Unpaid lettersheet dated St. Thomas 30 January 1853 to Frankfurt, Germany sent onboard RMSPC „THAMES”, stamped with large arc “ST. THOMAS 6 FEB 1853” and arriving Southampton 7 March, stamped London 7 MR 1853, transit “AUS ENGLAND 8/3”. Routing instruction “Pr. Steamer via Ostende). Due to heavy gales from 15/2 delayed for more than a week. Charged 1/4 d for British postage, and German due (58 Rb. Sk.). Letters from DWI to Germany from this period considered a rarity.
DKK 7.440,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1911, 36
Single postal card 10 BIT King Frederik VIII St. Thomas 28. December 1911 to Hof, Germany. Uprated with 5 BIT King Frederik VIII although not necessary with a Christmas Seal from 1911. There are only two Christmas seals from DWI on stationery cards recorded.
DKK 14.880,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1917
"Transition letter. British censored WWI letter sent from St. Thomas 3 May 1917, bearing five 1 cent US stamps tied by Danish type CDS "ST. THOMAS 3.5.1917". 5 US Cents equals 25 BIT. Faults on some of the US stamps and cover, however an extremely scarce letter in this appearance."
DKK 7.440,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1900
King Christian IX, imperforate colour essay, red colour with wide margins also to the right, with gum. Considered to be the work of Alfred Jacobsen.
DKK 2.790,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1895
2¢ Stationery envelope from St. Thomas 2. July 1895 to St. Jan. Envelope with watermark I-C cancelled with in St. Thomas and receiving mark “ST. JAN 2/7 1895” DAKA Ant. 2. Underpaid with 1¢, thus taxed and struck “T” and charged 2¢ by addressee. Envelope with small crease at top left and slightly visible vertical fold.
DKK 2.230,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1896
Single postcard 2¢ blue 5 lines, Frame Group 3Ha, with blurred 1st “ENPOST” in 1st text line sent from St. Thomas 15 September 1896 to St. Kitts, with receiving mark on front. Sent at the 2¢ Caribbean favored rate within 300 nautical miles, a rare postal rate on postcards.
DKK 3.720,00