A visit at the flea market in Burgdorf / Switzerland

12 November, 2011

I visited a German fellow at this market and I was glad to do so. The market itself was in a big hall mostly with antiques, art, military stuff, coins and postcards. Only a few sellers had some Ephemera. One lady told me she has some Swiss passport and I should contact her – for sure I will. At another table I found the Swiss passport as shown in the gallery. I have already a lot of Swiss passports in my collection but this type I saw the very first time.

This type has only 14 pages and was issued 1899. It’s probably the very first version of the booklet form. Enjoy the gallery…

 
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4 Responses to A visit at the flea market in Burgdorf / Switzerland

  1. Neil on 16 November, 2011 at 08:42

    Beautiful! sure are lucky Tom! grt find!

    • admin on 18 November, 2011 at 16:10

      Yes, a lucky day for me to find this rare piece. Thx Neil.

  2. Gil on 13 November, 2011 at 14:07

    Great find! I love the signature of the bearer!

    • admin on 14 November, 2011 at 17:41

      Indeed a nice item – happy I found it. Thx Gil.

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