Denmark, 1852, 2bx
Thiele 2 Rigsbankskilling type 2 disjoined foot in pair, plate I type 10 & 2, pos. 48-58 with black numeral 1 cancellation. Clearly visible disjoined foot in pair with huge margins.
Denmark, 1874, 18
Registered letter from Korsør to Copenhagen August 22, 1874 franked with strip of three 4 sk. bicoloured tied by duplex 37. 8 sk. registration fee and 4 sk. letter rate. List no. 53 and boxed Anbefalet. Fine cover
25 øre brown King Frederik IX with additional 15 øre wavy-line, printing 206. EB 131. Rare.
Airmail letter sent from Odense to Paraguay 19 November 1935 bearing 5 øre HC Andersen and three 1 kr. Airmail stamp tied by Odense CDS. This flight from Africa to South America is aboard the 2nd pendular flight. A short time in November 1935 the ship was taken ashore for repairs and flights was carried out by a Zeppeliner across the Atlantic sea.
10 øre Chr. IX postcard from Copenhagen 28 April 1916 to Reykjavik, Iceland. Sent from S/S Vesta mentioning sailing route via Scotland.
Denmark, 1921, 68,113
Parcel letter (Adressekort) 800 gram from Copenhagen Railroad station 21 October 1921 to Udbygade, Nørrebro, Copenhagen. Block of four 20 øre re-union, sinle and pair 5 øre King Christian X tied by 3-ring 'K 2' Esrom type alongside swiss type 'KJØBENHAVN21.10.21 6 1/4-7 E 17 *B.* ', parcel label '390 Kjøbenhavn B..'. Vagn Jensen recorded from 3.3.1910 - 5.10.1916, this letter is postmarked October 1921.
Freight Bill „s/s Skjelskør” of the DAMPSKIBSELSKABET SKJELSKØR dated 3 December 1957, franked with 5, 10 and 50 ØRE freight stamps, for 4 1/2 kg. tobacco sent from Skjælskør to Omø. Rare
Denmark, 1929, RE19
Advertising pair '10 øre green BUICK' 2nd emblem (AFA type t) on postcard from Korsør 5 March 1929 to Copenhagen.
Denmark, 1930, RE24
Advertising pair '10 øre green CHEVROLET' 2nd emblem (AFA type w) on postcard from Korsør 17 February 1930 to Copenhagen.
Denmark, 1862, 3, 8
Letter sent from Copenhagen to Barth 17 November 1862 bearing a 2 sk. 1855 and pair of 8 sk. 1858-issue, both tied by duplex “181 - SJ.JB.P.SP.B. 2 TOG” alongside boxed “Aus Dänemark” with transit marks “KDOPA Hamburg”, 2-ring “HAMBURG” and two-ring “BAHNHOF-HAGENOW” on reverse. Rare combination.
Letter from Copenhagen 15 April 1943 interned diplomat A. K. Dutchie at the Internee Camp Store Grunnet, Vejle sent to Aberdeen, Scotland. Higher ranking staff at British and American embassies in Denmark were interned and sent to Store Grunnet. Danish and British censored and stamped 'Post- og Teletrafvæsenet i Danmark'. Reverse 'A. K. Dutchie, British Internment Camp., Str. Grundet, Pr. Vejle, Denmark.'
Letter from an Austrian refugee, Josef Ulm, sent from the Austrian Refugee Camp Tarp, Esbjerg to Christiansminde, Svenborg on 3 April 1946, returned to Esbjerg witih backstamped message 'moved, where not known' - with scarce label affixed 'Kun gyldig i Danmark / Interneret Post-forsendelse / Portofri' - tied by postmark.
Letter from Refugee at Rye Refugee camp 16 October 1946 to Bramsche, Osnabrück, Germany. Backstamped with hand stamp in red ink 'Flygtningelejren / „ Rye Flyverplads” ', letter inside.
Unpaid parcel letter from Copenhagen 6 November 1879 to Frankurt a/m, Germany. Parcel registration label 'Fra Kbh. Pakke. 679' and cds 'KJØBENHAVN PP 6/11', Slesvig border transit mark boxed 'Aus /über) Dänemark / via Hamburg 2 / Porto von Woyens'. Charged '100' in blue crayon, backstamped Hamburg 7/11 and Frankfurt a/m 8/11 79. Rare sealing label in blue on back ' ·KONGL.BREVPOSTKONTOR / KIØBENHAVN.' with crown and posthorn in the seal.
Parcel letter from Copenhagen 13 August 1871 to Potsdam, Germany. Hand stamp 'KIØBENHAVN 13/8' and parcel registration label 'Fra Kbh. Pakkep. 548' and Slesvig transit Train Post Office TPO boxed 'Aus (über) Dänemark / via Woÿens.' and 'Auslagen' in red. Blue crayon '4/6' 4 Sgr. (4 sk. per pound, but minimum 16 sk.) Danish share and 6 Sgr. German share (Rayon IV 8-120 mil) 4 Sgr. pr. 2 pound but minimum 6 Sgr., total charge 0f 10 Sgr. '10' blue ink.
Denmark, 1915, 68
Postcard from Soldiers dated Gudumholm, 28 November 1915 to Aurillac, France. Photocard with soldier friends, sent to prisoner 'Soldat Christian Birch de Apenrade, 6'/86' Nr. 4618, Depôt spécial de Prisoniers de Gùerre, Aurillac, Cantal, France'. Censored and hand stamp 2-ring oval cachet ' Depôt spécial de Prisoniers de Gùerre / VISE / AURILLAC '.
Part of inquiry from Ribe/Hvidding 22 July to Lügumkloster and replied. DR 20 pfenning blue stamp cancelled with superbly applied RER I-o stamped 'LÜGUMKLOSTER 23/7 88 4-5N' and also office mark 'POST-AMT Lügumkloster / EING 23/7 No. ' Rare.
Denmark, 1909, 43,54,55
4 øre blue wavy-line wrapper from Vallekilde 26 February 1909 to Åbenrå, Nordschlesvig. Uprated with 2 øre red wavy-line, 5 øre and pair 10 øre King Frederik VIII. Canceled with starcancel 'VALLEKILDE' alongside swiss type 'HØRVE 26.2.09 3-6E. Printed matter, 6th rate 250-300 gram, 30 øre 1.4.1879 - 30.6.1920, overfranked with 1 øre.
Denmark, 1919, 67
Wrapper 5 øre green King Christian X sent from Fredericia 7 August 1919 to Aarhus. Uprated with 2 øre wavy-line and canceled with 2-line mark 'Dansk / Købestævne.', rare.
Censored letter from Copenhagen 22 May 1946 to M-Gladbach, English Zone, Germany. Censored, resealed and censor's numeral mark '660 DANMARK', returned and stamped 'Fra Udlandspostkontrollen / retur Afsenderen', backstamped 'Retur i Henhold til / indlagte Meddelse' - message 'Det er indtil videre ikke tilladt at forsende til Tyskland: Fotografier..., Skakopgaver (Chess, cris-cross), seals, notes, stenografi, stamps and nodes, K-B 26'. Rare label.
Opened letter, likely containing a printed message, sent from Copenhagen December 1942 to Upsala, Sweden. Christmas Seal 1942 (Princess Margrethe of Denmark) with 20 øre caravel issue paying the 20 øre Nordic rate. Censored and stamped red censor mark 'Post- og Telegravæsenet / [Crown] / i Danmark' and 'Fra Udlandspostkontrollen / Retur Afsenderen' with message inside underlined 'Tryksager..... (kan kun sendes i Forretningsøjemed', a rare printed message from Udlandspostkontrollen, formular 'Udlpktr. 16 (1-42)'.