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Id/PicTitle/DescriptionPrice
Japanese postcard showing Gates of Hachinian Hosaki, written in Itosaki and handed over for mailing while in port at Vladivostok, sent to Wien / Vienna, Austria. This is from a sailor of the Imperial Austrian Panzerschiff SMS Franz Josef I on its way to/from China for service in the East Asia station, watching over the Empire's interests in China. Slightly worn, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scans.
US$69
Chinese postcard showing naval cemetery at Weihaiwei, China used in Chefoo, franked with Russian stamp overprinted KITAI for use in China, sent to Wien / Vienna, Austria. This is from a sailor of the Imperial Austrian Panzerschiff SMS Franz Josef I in China for service in the East Asia station, watching over the Empire's interests in China. Slightly worn, scrapes reverse, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scans. Cancel on stamp is legible, and cancel on back is glass-clear.
US$229
Chinese postcard showing harbor at Weihaiwei, China used in Chefoo, franked with Russian stamps and canceled at Russian Offices in Tsifu / Chefoo sent to Wien / Vienna, Austria. This is from a sailor of the Imperial Austrian Panzerschiff SMS Franz Josef I in China for service in the East Asia station, watching over the Empire's interests in China. Slightly worn, scrapes reverse, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scans. Cancels on stamps and reverse very clear.
US$349
Chinese postcard showing wheelbarroww 'omnibus', used in Chefoo, franked with Russian stamps front and back, overprinted KITAI for use in China, sent to Wien / Vienna, Austria. This is from a sailor of the Imperial Austrian Panzerschiff SMS Franz Josef I in China for service in the East Asia station, watching over the Empire's interests in China. Slightly worn, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scans. Clear TSIFU (in Russian) cancels.
US$229
Chinese postcard used in Chefoo, franked with Russian stamps front and back, overprinted KITAI for use in China, sent to Wien / Vienna, Austria. This is from a sailor of the Imperial Austrian Panzerschiff SMS Franz Josef I in China for service in the East Asia station, watching over the Empire's interests in China. Slightly worn, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scans. Nice TSIFU (in Russian) cancels. message: "...tomorrow we leave for Japan, 2 months in Nagasaki."
US$349
Anti-Bolshevik, anti-Communist "Bolschewismus ohne Mask (Bolshevism Unmasked) exposition with Anti-Bolschewistische Ausstellung Wien expo machine cancel tying 1938 anniversary of the assumption of power stamp set. Barely worn at the edges, excellent condition, as per scans.
US$319
German Ganzsache / postal stationery card overprinted for used in WWII-occupied Ukraine, upfranked with IMPERF 6+9pf Wladimir-Wolynsk Hilfspost semi-postal stamp. Exceedingly rare; there is no catalog for a commercially used single of this issue, only for a 'Satzbrief' / philatelic 'set cover' (EUR3000). Further, the stamp is error variety I, with the small, low 's' in Deutsch which carries a 3x premium. Possibly unique.
US$2299
An meine lieben Juden / To my dear Jews : Original German WWI anti-Semitic patriotic postcard in top condition,
US$119
Myslowitz Dreikaiserreichs Ecke / 3-Empire Corners triply franked (Austria, Russia, Germany) litho card with three fine, heavily embossed portraits of the three emperors -- Czar Nicholas II, Wilhelm II, and Franz Joseph. Sent to Deutsch-Sued-West Afrika / German SW Africa. A bit worn, as per scans. Unusual.
US$92
Incoming registered express cover expedited through the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system of underground tubes around Wien / Vienna. Very worn/folded, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scan; these were generally folded to fit in the small Rohrpost cartridges.
US$57
Original Germany WWI Luftflotte / Air Force Aerial Reconnaissance Photo (ca 11x8cm). With pilot/HQ notes etched into the photo negative (the white lettering). These are photographs shot by the recon pilots and brought back to HQ for intelligence on troop movements, fortifications, etc. Original WWI history.
US$92
Postcard for the Ausstellung "Das Sowjet-Paradies" / Soviet Paradise Exhibition, a satirical showing of the 'wonderful' condition of the the Russian worker. With the exhibition cancel from Wien / Vienna .
US$34
Postcard for the Ausstellung "Das Sowjet-Paradies" / Soviet Paradise Exhibition, a satirical showing of the 'wonderful' condition of the the Russian worker. With the exhibition cancel from Wien / Vienna. Somewhat worn and soiled, as per scan.
US$34
Postcard for the Ausstellung "Das Sowjet-Paradies" / Soviet Paradise Exhibition, a satirical showing of the 'wonderful' condition of the the Russian worker. With the exhibition cancel from Wien / Vienna .
US$34
Vienna postcard with cancel for the Ausstellung "Das Sowjet-Paradies" / Soviet Paradise Exhibition, a satirical showing of the 'wonderful' condition of the the Russian worker.
US$11
Original, period Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of a captured WWI Russian Delka seaplane as displayed in the Deutsche Luftkriegsebeute Ausstellung.
US$57
Original, period Sanke Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) of a German WWI Gothaer-Waggonfabrik double-decker seaplane.
US$57
Original German WWI naval patriotic Real Photo Postcard (RPPC) sowing an interesting battle: a German speedboat on the Weichsel (the Vistula river) is pursing and shooting at a Russian airplane.
US$41
Map of central region of Bochara surrounded by Tartary, China, and Persia. By Thomas Kitchin 1752. Please see scan for condition. Heavy, hand-laid paper, blank verso. Mounted to a temporary mat. Will be removed and rolled for shipping. Measurements are of the frame line; page size is larger. An absolutely guaranteed original, copperplate antique map ca 250 years old.
US$169
Copper engraving of Russian/Ukrainian districts of Woronesh, Slobodsk Ukraine, and surrounding areas. From Atlas von Europa nebst den Kolonien in 1829. Some foxing as per scan. A blank verso on heavy paper. Measurements are of the image (approximate); larger with margins, of course. Please see scan for exact condition. Absolutely guaranteed original antique map ca 170 years old.
US$149
Attractive map of Sarmatia, Dacia, etc area north of the Black Sea -- Ukraine, Romania, Moldavia, et al, by Gerard Mercator, from his rendition of Ptolemy's Geography. Attractive details with nomadic camp scene on the steppe and 'Terra Incognita' as we approach Tartaria/ Russia proper. Originally published in 1578, this is is a later (ca 1695) edition from Francois Halma of Utrecht. In good condition. With a centerfold, as made for inclusion in the atlas folio. Some small marginal corner folds no where near the image. Hand-laid paper with chain lines; blank verso. Measurements are of the image; page size is much larger. Please see scan for exact condition of this fine copperplate engraving. Absolutely guaranteed original, antique map over 300 years old.
US$699
Copper engraving of Russian district of Woronesh and surrounding areas. From Atlas von Europa nebst den Kolonien in 1829. Some foxing as per scan. A blank verso on heavy paper. Measurements are of the image (approximate); larger with margins, of course. Please see scan for exact condition. Absolutely guaranteed original antique map ca 170 years old.
US$169
Copper engraving of Russian district of Archangel and surrounding areas. From Atlas von Europa nebst den Kolonien in 1829. Some foxing as per scan. A blank verso on heavy paper. Measurements are of the image (approximate); larger with margins, of course. Please see scan for exact condition. Absolutely guaranteed original antique map ca 170 years old.
US$169
Copper engraving of Russian district of Wologda and surrounding areas. From Atlas von Europa nebst den Kolonien in 1829. Some foxing as per scan. A blank verso on heavy paper. Measurements are of the image (approximate); larger with margins, of course. Please see scan for exact condition. Absolutely guaranteed original antique map ca 170 years old.
US$119
Copper engraving of Russian district of Archangel, Nowaja Semlja, and surrounding areas. From Atlas von Europa nebst den Kolonien in 1829. Some foxing as per scan. A blank verso on heavy paper. Measurements are of the image (approximate); larger with margins, of course. Please see scan for exact condition. Absolutely guaranteed original antique map ca 170 years old.
US$169
Copper engraving of Russian district of Wladamir, Tula and surrounding areas. From Atlas von Europa nebst den Kolonien in 1829. Some foxing as per scan. A blank verso on heavy paper. Measurements are of the image (approximate); larger with margins, of course. Please see scan for exact condition. Absolutely guaranteed original antique map ca 170 years old.
US$119
Copper engraving of European Russia, the Kingdom of Poland, Cracow / Krakau, and surrounding areas. From Atlas von Europa nebst den Kolonien in 1829. Some foxing as per scan. A blank verso on heavy paper. Measurements are of the image (approximate); larger with margins, of course. Please see scan for exact condition. Absolutely guaranteed original antique map ca 170 years old.
US$139
Copper engraving of Russian districts of Kostroma, Nishegorod and surrounding areas. From Atlas von Europa nebst den Kolonien in 1829. Some foxing as per scan. A blank verso on heavy paper. Measurements are of the image (approximate); larger with margins, of course. Please see scan for exact condition. Absolutely guaranteed original antique map ca 170 years old.
US$149
Copper engraving of Russian Moscow, Smolensk, Kaluga, and surrounding areas. From Atlas von Europa nebst den Kolonien in 1829. Some foxing as per scan. A blank verso on heavy paper. Measurements are of the image (approximate); larger with margins, of course. Please see scan for exact condition. Absolutely guaranteed original antique map ca 170 years old.
US$139
Copper engraving of Russian districts of Tambow, Riaesan and surrounding areas. From Atlas von Europa nebst den Kolonien in 1829. Some foxing as per scan. A blank verso on heavy paper. Measurements are of the image (approximate); larger with margins, of course. Please see scan for exact condition. Absolutely guaranteed original antique map ca 170 years old.
US$149