Lots 300 - 302, Catalogue of Auction #30 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
 
Est.$
300    

Russia

1902, pre-printed money letter from Lugansk to Jerusalem via Odessa, addressed to Rabbi Samuel Salant, sent by postal charge paid in cash, sealed by wax, usually money letters with donations were sent from Russia to Russian Orthodox Churches in the Turkish Empire, yet in this case the donation is for the Rabbi which is quite scarce, F/VF
200.00
301    

Soviet Union

1936, special delivery stationery envelope 20k gray (Mi #U48a), sent from Babstovo (Jewish Autonomous Region, nearby Birobijan) to Moscow, uprated with six 10k olive, cancelled by bilingual(Russian - Jewish) Babstovo ds, postmarked on arrival, paper adhesion on the back, still F/VF and rare mailing
250.00
302    96

Turkey

1898, nice color lithographic PPC showing German Church, sent from Jerusalem to Sachsen, franked by 20pa violet brown, cancelled with Jerusalem bilingual ds, VF
100.00