This North Korean Passport Is Truly A Rare Collectible

This North Korean Passport Is Truly A Rare Collectible

You might have read my article about the facts of the North Korean passport. Well, I can now display an obsolete document of such a passport. Unfortunately, I missed the chance to get it for my own collection, but with…

Cuba Diplomatic Passport – Prime Minister & Wife

Cuba Diplomatic Passport – Prime Minister & Wife

As a collector, you don’t often see a Cuban diplomatic passport, but the following document was even issued to Prime Minister Felix Lancis Sanchez and his wife, Carmelina. Sanchez was a lawyer who served as a Senator, Minister of Education,…

Celebrity Passport Auction Results

Celebrity Passport Auction Results

Celebrity Passport Auction Results Update: The latest auction results were two US passports of Musician “Little Richard” from 1974 and 1976, which ended at $26.000 and $19.000 (incl. buyers premium)! Astonishing results, which I didn’t expect to see, and the…

Bulgarian Nansen passport for multiple people

Bulgarian Nansen passport for multiple people

The Nansen Office was established as an autonomous institution, with humanitarian aims, under the League of Nations’ auspices. It was to offer the refugees all the material support that its funds would permit. On the other hand, according to the…

German Empire passport with an fantastic photo

German Empire passport with an fantastic photo

A passport photo was mandatory in German passports from 1915 onwards. In the beginning, there were no photo rules as long as the photo would fit on a passport page. Recently I got this travel document with an awesome passport…

Italian Socialist Republic Passport, 1944 Berlin

Italian Socialist Republic Passport, 1944 Berlin

The Republic of Salò (Repubblica Soziale Italiana) Italian Socialist Republic On 23 September 1943, Mussolini reappeared, proclaiming a new fascist state in the North of Italy, The Italian Social Republic. Stretching as far south as Rome, this was to be…

Swiss Journeyman book of Canton Schwyz 1874

Swiss Journeyman book of Canton Schwyz 1874

This beautiful Journeyman book and passport from the small Swiss canton of Schwyz came in, and I love it. It is in great condition for its age of 146 years, and six of 36 pages have entries. The 20 years…

German Passport issued in the Polish Corridor

German Passport issued in the Polish Corridor

Polish Corridor The Polish Corridor (also known as the Gdansk Corridor or Vistula Corridor, Polish Korytarz Polski) was a former Prussian strip of land between Pomerania (or Pomerellen) in the west and the lower course of the Vistula in the…

East German Passport with rare DPRK Visas

East German Passport with rare DPRK Visas

Here is an outstanding GDR/DDR passport from 1960 with a visa to North Korea and a visa from the GDR Embassy in North Korea back to Berlin, East Germany! east german passport DPRK In 1989 the GDR maintained diplomatic relations…