Alien Passport – Free City of Danzig

Very nice and rare item issued on 03-27-39 in Danzig (primarily inhabited by Germans at that time – now Poland) for a locksmith. In the passport it is stated “nationality: stateless”. Alien passports of Danzig are quite rare and this…

1684 Flanders – rare early passport

Rare Original Passport from 1684 with Wax Seal of the French Sun King Louis XIV Issued in Versailles for travel in Flanders in today’s Belgium Seventeenth Century Passport from Historic Flanders Authorized by the King Valid for 1 Month from…

TAIPING REBEL PASS at $7001

TAIPING REBEL PASS CIRCA 1870 I am not sure of the exact date of this but I know it was in the mid to late 1800s.  This is a pass allowing the bearer to travel into rebel held territory with…

Chinese Consular Passport

Chinese Consular Passport, San Francisco, 1882 Original partly printed Chinese Consular Passport issued by the Chinese Consul General’s office in San Francisco, allowing Wong Tuck Young to travel in the US.  He is described as a subject of the Emperor…

Colony And Protectorate Of Aden

Colony And Protectorate Of Aden Here comes another rare passport which was currently offered Consular Stamps from GB, Switzerland, Eritrea, Egypt, Sudan, Italy, Lebanon Visas & Seals from Aden, Palestine, Eritrea, Egypt, Sudan, Lebanon Complete and in good condition 32…

British Guiana Passport 1948

British Guiana Passport 1948 British Guiana was the name of the British colony on the northern coast of South America, now the independent nation of Guyana. The area was originally settled by the Dutch at the start of the 17th…

German Foreign Office and War Crime…

Hitler’s Diplomats Historian Calls Wartime Ministry A ‘Criminal Organization’ In a SPIEGEL interview, historian Eckart Conze discusses the German Foreign Ministry’s contribution to the Holocaust, Nazi old-boy networks in postwar Germany and the reluctance of the German diplomatic community to…

Bond author’s passport sells for premium

A passport used by James Bond creator Ian Fleming for a real-life spying mission has sold for more than five times more than expected at £15,525. The single-page, temporary diplomatic document was sold by auction at Sotheby’s in London. Commander…