Tag: China

German Passport 1929, Tientsin

German Passport 1929, Tientsin Meet German Engineer Karl Wick which passport was issued at the German Consulate General in Tientsin, China on 13. April 1929. A rare piece of German passport history! You can imagine not many passports were issued…

The Very Last Nazi-Germany Passport

After a Australian reader was asking me if his mothers passport issued 5th April 1945 was the very last Nazi-Germany passport I can tell now clearly – almost! As what you see here seems to be the very last passport…

Do you know Henri Pinault?

Well, I didn’t knew this name but found his passport (pictures) randomly during a web research. I contacted the today’s owner of his passport to learn more about Pinault and the circumstances about the finding. David, the owner found his…

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…