logo
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Log In
lots of lots
Lot 81066
1948 British "service suspended" mail to Palestine: 8 APR 1948 surface mailed commercial cover on business stationary from BIRMINGHAM to TEL AVIV, franked 2½d per 1940 1oz letter rate & tied by "British Industries Fair" machine slogan cancel; here cover posted 2 days after latest date for surface mail to Palestine (from UK), so marked by newly instituted "SERVICE SUSPENDED | AIR MAIL SERVICE ONLY" instructional marking handstamp K-Type-1 + standard "undelivered... Return to Sender" 2 line instructional marking handstamp K-Type-III, and returned to sender. Airmail to Palestine from UK was suspended 25 April. Slit open at top, vertically folded.

Starting Bid

$160

Buyer's Premium

  • 20%

4/1948 British mail to TEL AVIV affected by suspension

Estimate $260 - $480
1d
21h
16m
18s
$1600 bids
Secure
Get pre-approved to bid live on Thu, Oct 17, 2019 3:00 PM UTC.Register For Auction
Shipping & Payment
$10 shipping to contiguous United StatesAsk for international & combined shipping rates