(French Post Offices) 1901 (11 Avril) Japanese picture postcard to Germany franked pair France 5c. Sage tied Tresor et Postes aux Armees 5 Chine 5, at left is violet German military cachet for KRIEGSKASSE with a lesser strike on picture side, unusual mixture.
(German Post Offices – Prisoner of War) 1916 (17/3) stampless registered cover to Wilsnack bearing Tientsin a date stamp, blue registration handstamp at left overstruck by free handstamp, double ring Shanghai China (U.S. Postal agency) Registered date stamp on Mar 29 partly overlaid by censor label, New York transits of 2nd and 3rd of May and arrival of 16th June.
(German Post Offices) 1898 colour picture postcard of Shnaghai to Munich franked 1c. Coiling Dragon tied Pa Kua handstamp with Shanghai Local Post index E cds on front, additionally franked 10c 45 degree overprint tied Shanghai cds, arrival cds bottom left. The 1c is additionally tied two-line HOTEL DES COLONIES/SHANGHAI; fine condition
(German Post Offices) 1899 (31/8) ‘Dragon’ embossed on yellow ground card used to Jaluit, Marshall Islands franked 5pf. tied Tsingtau Kiautschou a cds, Hong Kong transit cds (SP 6) below, picture side with United States Offices in Manila, Phiippines cds of Sep 11 and arrival cds. A most unusual destination.
(German Post Offices) 1900 (22/3) litho printed illustrated Easter Gretings on reverse of 5pf. stationery card to Rostock, cancelled Kais Deutsche MARINE SCHIFFSPOST No. 38; fine condition though image a little weak and over written.
(German Post Offices) 1900 (30 Avr) cover to Oppeln franked Local Post ‘Mazagan – Marakech’ tied J. Brudo Marakech Maroc date stamps, additionally franked German Post Offices 3c. on 3pf. (2), 5c. on 5pf. (2) and 10c. on 10pf. tied Mazagan Deutsche Post cds, arrival backstamp, some water staining on envelope.
(German Post Offices) 1900 (30 Avr) cover to Oppeln, Germany franked Local Post ‘Mazagan – Marakech’ tied J. Brudo Marakech Maroc date stamps, additionally franked German Post Offices 3c. on 3pf. (2), 5c. on 5pf. (2) and 10c. on 10pf. tied Mazagan Deutsche Post cds, arrival backstamp; fine condition.
(German Post Offices) 1901 (2/2) 10pf unoverprinted Reichpost stationery card, uprated unoverprinted 20pf registered to Halensee cancelled Peking Deutsche Post cds, registration label bottom left, redirected to Rome with final arrival backstamp. Reverse with hand-painted image. Very fine, scarce registered Petschili item.
(German Post Offices) 1901 (29/10) registered picture postcard to Pola franked 10pf and 20pf tied Peking Deutsche Post cds, registration label bottom left, arrival top left and framed ‘PIROSCAFI ESTERO’ showing arrival in Italy by foreign ship.
(German Post Offices) 1902 cover to Oldenburg franked Reichpost 40pf tied Tientsin Deutsche Post cds, arrival backstamp. No sign of registration that the rate would indicate. Very fine cachet bottom left of the Clothing Depot, an unusual handstamp.