Tag: rare

North German Confederation Passport

Outstanding auction result at eBay for this super rare North German Confederation Passport. I was bidding too but always have my limit. CONGRATULATION to the seller and the buyer who paid 512 US$ (Oct.2010). The North German Confederation was existing…

Duchy of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

Duchy of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg Issued at Altenburg on February 1757 including a large embossed paper seal. A 253 years old passport in quite good conditions. Written in German language. Such old passports are truly rarely offered. Sold for $280.

Special Hungarian Passport

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(by our hungarian fellow collector Mark D.) This a special passport issued in 1953. Actually it’s not a passport but “UTIOKMANY” = Travel Document. ÁVH- Államvédelmi Hatóság (State Protection Authority) issued this type to Hungarian citizens only who lived in…

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…

German Ministerialpass 1924

As collector you rarely find such great items. I was lucky to get this passport in exchange with another collector friend and for me this is by the way a great example of collector collaboration. We both had something what…