Dansk Vestindien

Dansk Vestindien, 1906, 28
Letter from Christiansted to Copenhagen August 15, 1906 franked with 20 and 25 BIT King Christian IX tied by Christiansted cds. 5 BIT overfranked to make up the 40 BIT rate to UPU countries.
DKK 1.490,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1912
Letter from New York to Frederiksted September 23, 1912 franked with US 2 cents. Underfranked and taxed 30 centimes equals 30 BIT on arrival in DWI. 30 BIT postage due stamp on reverse. Rare.
DKK 3.720,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1897
3 cents stationery double wm III envelope with postage due 35 centimes from Christiansted to Otterup and red cryon 56 (øre) to be claimed by addressee. A very fine postage due item.
DKK 3.720,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1873, 4
4 cents 1873 block of four position 4-5, 14-15. One stamp mint never hinged.
DKK 4.460,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1878, 12a
Letter from St. Thomas to Maine, USA July 31, 1878 with singlefranking 12 cents bicoloured II. printing tied by four-ring canceller alongside St. Thomas cds. Some repair to the envelope should not detract this fine item. Ex. Weiergang.
DKK 13.390,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1903
4 cents bicolored III printing 1901 in pair beautifully cancelled with “CHRISTIANSTED 5.6.1903” date stamp. One short perf.
DKK 1.120,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1891
Letter sent from St. Thomas to Jersey City 30 October 1891 bearing a 10 cents V printing and a 2c US tying the US stamp to the envelope and not taking into account the 10 cents which were paying the rate to US. Shipped aboard the steamer s.s. “Esqurança”. Rare combination of US and DWI stamps on envelope together, some wrinckles on the left on envelope.
DKK 5.950,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1891
Letter sent from St. Thomas to Jersey City 27 February 1891 bearing a 10 cents V printing tied by “St. Thomas” CDS and NY transit and Jersey City arrival mark on reverse. Shipped aboard the steamer s.s. “Smeaton Tower”.
DKK 1.860,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1907
Complete set of King Frederik VIII issue overprinted ULTRAMAR in black, being the UPU supplies distributed by the Portugeese Post to their colonies. Extremely rare set.
DKK 4.460,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1898
10 Pf. Reichspost Naval mail postcard sent from St. Thomas 13 January 1898, stamped “KAIS.DEUTSCHE MARINE SCHIFFSPOST No. 17 13/1 98”.
DKK 1.790,00
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.
DKK 1.860,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1840
Letter sheet from St. Thomas 25 July 1840 to Marseille. “OUTRE-MER / PAUILLAC 25 AOUT 40” in red stamped and charged 15 decimes due by addressee. Routing instruction “P. Paquebot Bordelaire” on front.
DKK 2.230,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1851
Entire dated St. Thomas 14. September 1855 to Caracas, Venezuela. Sent through and stamped with “FOREIGN LETTER OFFICE - ST. THOMAS” on reverse. Routing instruction “pr. Isabel”, Venezuelan receiving mark struck on front and charged “2” reales due by addressee. Merchants in St. Thomas maintained the office from 1846 to 1860. Mail was bagged and shipped by private packets to avoid high charges of inconvenient schedules.
DKK 5.950,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1862
Unpaid letter dated St. Thomas 13 June 1862 to Bordeaux, France. Loose packet letter sent with RMS „SHANNON” arriving and stamped “SOUTHAMPTON / PACKET LETTER / JU28 1862”, rare on letters. London Anglo-French accounting mark “GB // 1F60c” and charged double 8c rate “16” decimes charged. Right side of envelope stained.
DKK 3.720,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1880, 6
Entire dated St. Thomas 8. August 1884 to St. Croix, bearing 3¢ IV printing tied by CDS “ST. THOMAS 8/8 1884” DAKA Ant. 3 “wide O”, and receiving mark “CHRISTIANSTED 9/8 1884” DAKA Ant. 3 on reverse.
DKK 2.600,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1884, 10
"Lettersheet St. Thomas 25. April 1884 til Bordeaux, Frankrig. To 5 ¢ II. udskrivning bundet af CDS "ST. THOMAS 25/4 1884 "DAKA Ant. 3 bred "O". Routing instruktion "pr. Steamer via Southampton ", Fransk" CALAIS A PARIS 12 MAI 84 "og Bordeaux receing mark. Lodret fold i kuvert gennem to venstre frimærker."
DKK 930,00
Dansk Vestindien, 1910, 37
Postcard from St. Thomas 28 December 1910 to Svebølle, Denmark. 10 BIT King Frederik and Christmas Seal 1910 tied by “ST. THOMAS 28/12 1910” paying the 10 BIT UPU postcard rate.
DKK 1.860,00