NETHERLANDS

The first stamps of the Netherlands were issued on 1 January 1852; they were printed by the Utrecht Mint and did not feature the name of the country. They depicted King William III. The posts did not issue a stamp inscribed NEDERLAND until 1867.

There are 21 items in this category

STEEN MERRY COMPANY MAXIMUM CARD NETHERLANDS
Country: NETHERLANDS
Condition: STEEN MERRY COMPANY MAXIMUM CARD NETHERLANDS
Price: $15.00
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1762 DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT DE NEUFVILLE
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1762 DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA HAMBURG AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT DE NEUFVILLE
Description: Sent from SAMUEL ZACHERT at Danzig on 13 January 1762 * SINGLE RATE "30" SOUS hand-written on address side at top right [comprising: 20 sous for the HOLLAND-PARIS leg; and 10 sous for the Paris-Bordeaux leg] -- French ENTRY handstamp "D'HOLLANDE" faintly struck as usual- on back of letter (shown here) the handwritten role of a Forwarding Agent PER ADDRESSE DES VOTRE HUMBLES & OBEISANT SERVITEUR FRERES DE NEUFVILLE AMSTERDAM 1 FEBRUARY 1762 - most likely this letter was carried under cover with other merchants letters sent to the said Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM THE FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. . Docketed: received 10 February; responded 13 ditto -- initials in pencil - by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity - *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright wherever they are)
Price: $120.00
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1779 DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT VAN VOLLENHOVEN
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1779 DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA HAMBURG AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT VAN VOLLENHOVEN
Description: Sent from CARL ERNEST BOYERT at Danzig on 5 January 1779 * SINGLE RATE "30" SOUS hand-written on address side [comprising: 20 sous for the HOLLAND-PARIS leg; and 10 sous for the Paris-Bordeaux leg] -- FRANCE ENTRY handstamp "D'HOLLANDE" struck above average 80% readable- on back of letter (shown here) the handwritten role of a Forwarding Agent PER ADDRESSE JAN. DIRK & WILLEM VAN VOLLENHOVEN, AMSTERDAM 18 JANUARY 1779 - most likely this letter was carried under cover with other merchants letters sent to the said Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM THE FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. . Docketed: received 27 January; responded 16 March -- initials in pencil - by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity - *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright wherever they are)
Price: $120.00
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1774 DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT KARSSEBOOM & ZOON
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1774 DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA HAMBURG AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT KARSSEBOOM & ZOON
Description: Sent from JOH. FRIEDRICH GOLBEK at Danzig on 28 JANUARY 1774 * SINGLE RATE "30" SOUS hand-written on address side [comprising: 20 sous for the HOLLAND-PARIS leg; and 10 sous for the Paris-Bordeaux leg] -- FRANCE ENTRY handstamp "D'HOLLANDE" struck above average 60% readable- on back of letter (shown here) the handwritten role of a Forwarding Agent PER ADDRESSE WED.e KARSSEBOOM & SON, AMSTERDAM 7 FEBRUARY 1774 - most likely this letter was carried under cover with other merchants letters sent to the said Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM THE FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. Docketed: received 16 February; responded 19 ditto -- initials in pencil - by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity - *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright wherever they are)
Price: $120.00
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15 February 1803: from DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA FORWARDING AGENT WILMAZ.e
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1803 DANZIG GDANSK TO BORDEAUX VIA HAMBURG & AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT WILMAZ.e
Description: 15 February 1803: from DANZIG TO BORDEAUX, from C.W. HOLSCHENUS -- VIA FORWARDING AGENT METHORST WILMAZ.e - arrived in Amsterdam on 28 February 1803 UNDER COVER WITH A BUNDLE OF LETTERS FROM DANZIG MERCHANTS - Hand-written on back of the letter PER ADDRESSE VA..W. METHORST WILMAZ.e -- FROM 1801 French rates were expressed in Francs and Decimes ~~~ or approximately -- 1 Franc = 1 Livre * 1 Decime = 2 sous ~~~~~~ FRENCH ENTRY MARK "HOLLANDE" very fine - - Single rate paid 15 Decimes - arrived at destination on 9 March 1803, response on 23 ditto -- most likely this letter was carried under cover with other merchants letters sent to the said Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM THE FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. >>>>>>> SIGNED: initials in pencil - by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity - *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT ( Breach of copyright is a criminal offence *** offenders will be charged with breach of copyright wherever they are)
Price: $79.00
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1790 DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT DUPPER & SCHLUTER
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1790 DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA HAMBURG & AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT DUPPER & SCHLUTER
Description: Sent from SAM.l GOTT.b SCHOPS at Danzig on 11 JUNE 1790 * SINGLE RATE "30" SOUS hand-written on address side [comprising: 20 sous for the HOLLAND-PARIS leg; and 10 sous for the Paris-Bordeaux leg] -- French ENTRY handstamp "D'HOLLANDE" VERY FINE readable - on back of letter (shown here) the handwritten role of a Forwarding Agent PER ADDRESSE DUPPER & SCHLUTER Amsterdam 30 June - most likely this letter was carried under cover with other merchants letters sent to the said Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM THE FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. Docketed: received 30 June; responded 20 July **** initials in pencil by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright - a CRIMINAL OFFENCE - wherever they are)
Price: $85.00
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1779 DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT ARNOLDUS DUPPER
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1779 DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA HAMBURG & AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT ARNOLDUS DUPPER
Description: Sent from WILLELM THEO. HOUWENS at Danzig on 3 December 1779 * SINGLE RATE "30" SOUS hand-written on address side [comprising: 20 sous for the HOLLAND-PARIS leg; and 10 sous for the Paris-Bordeaux leg] -- on back of letter (shown here) the handwritten role of a Forwarding Agent PER ADDRESSE ARNOLDUS DUPPER Amsterdam 13 DECEMBER 1779 - most likely this letter was carried under cover with other merchants letters sent to the said Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM THE FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. Docketed: received 22 December; responded 25 ditto ~~~~ very interesting use of COMMERCIAL AT "@" on address side **** initials in pencil by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright - a CRIMINAL OFFENCE - wherever they are)
Price: $90.00
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1779 DANZIG GDANSK TO BORDEAUX VIA AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT CLEMENS & SON at DOUBLE RATE ᴕ
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1779 DANZIG TO BORDEAUX VIA HAMBURG & AMSTERDAM FORWARDING AGENT CLEMENS & SON at DOUBLE RATE ᴕ
Description: Sent from WILLELM PALESKE at Danzig on 9 March 1779 * DOUBLE RATE as per Symbol "ᴕ" (just below "Herren") "58" SOUS hand-written on address side [comprising: 20 sous for the HOLLAND-PARIS leg; and 10 sous for the Paris-Bordeaux leg TWICE = 60 sous LESS 2 SOUS = 58 sous] -- on back of letter (shown here) the handwritten role of a Forwarding Agent PER ADDRESSE ABRAHAM CLEMENS & SON Amsterdam 18 MARCH 1779 - most likely this letter was carried under cover with other merchants letters sent to the said Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM THE FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. FRENCH ENTRY HAND-STAMP "D'HOLLANDE" very fine *** Docketed: received 27 March; responded 30 ditto **** initials in pencil by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright - a CRIMINAL OFFENCE - wherever they are)
Price: $139.00
Item Id #014035    See Details...
1772 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT J. MUYSKEN
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1772 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA HAMBURG & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT J. MUYSKEN
Description: Sent from CHRISTOPH BOYERT at Danzig on 9 May 1772 * SINGLE RATE "30" SOUS hand-written on address side [comprising: 20 sous for the HOLLAND-PARIS leg; and 10 sous for the Paris-Bordeaux leg] -- French ENTRY handstamp "D'HOLLANDE" FINE readable above average - on back of letter (shown here) the handwritten role of a Forwarding Agent PER ADDRESSE van JOHANNES MUYSKEN Amsterdam 18 May 1772 - most likely this letter was carried under cover with other merchants letters sent to the said Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM THE FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. Docketed: received 27 May; responded 20 June ***** the Letter has a very attractive DRY SEAL DEPICTING BIRD HOLDING FLOWER IN HIS BEAK **** initials in pencil by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright - a CRIMINAL OFFENCE - wherever they are)
Price: $130.00
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1771 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT J. MUYSKEN
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1771 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA HAMBURG & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT J. MUYSKEN
Description: Sent from DANIEL FRIEDRICH BOYERT at Danzig on 17 July 1771 * SINGLE RATE "30" SOUS hand-written on address side [comprising: 20 sous for the HOLLAND-PARIS leg; and 10 sous for the Paris-Bordeaux leg] -- French ENTRY handstamp "D'HOLLANDE" FINE readable well above average - on back of letter (shown here) the handwritten role of a Forwarding Agent PER ADDRESSE van JOHANNES MUYSKEN Amsterdam 26 July 1771 - most likely this letter was carried under cover with other merchants letters sent to the said Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM THE FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. Docketed: received 3 August; responded ... **** initials in pencil by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright - a CRIMINAL OFFENCE - wherever they are)
Price: $118.00
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1759 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA [HAMBURG] & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT DE VRIES
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1759 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA [HAMBURG] & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT DE VRIES
Description: 1759 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA [HAMBURG] & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT DE VRIES --- Sent from SAMUEL ZACHERT at Danzig on 31 JANUARY 1759 * "D" for DOUBLE RATE "34" SOUS (= 3 Livres) hand-written on address side [this rate is prior to the tariff introduced on 8 July 1759] -- French ENTRY handstamp "D'HOLLANDE" poorly struck as usual - on back of letter (shown here) the handwritten role of a Forwarding Agent PER ADDRESSE van PIETER DE VRIES Amsterdam - most likely this letter was carried under cover with other merchants letters sent to the said Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM THE FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. Docketed: 24 February; responded 27 February **** initials in pencil by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright - a CRIMINAL OFFENCE - wherever they are)
Price: $135.00
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 1782 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA [HAMBURG] & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT  SPRENGEL
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1782 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA [HAMBURG] & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT SPRENGEL
Description: Sent by THOM. H. LANGH at Danzig on 27 AUGUST 1782 * 31 sous tariff hand-written on address side (supposedly a bad weather extra charge of 1 sous)-- French ENTRY handstamp "D'HOLLANDE" poorly struck as often happened - most likely this letter was carried with other merchants letters sent to a Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM on 5 SEPTEMBER CHRISTIAN SPRENGEL another FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. Docketed: 14 September; responded 17 September **** initials in pencil by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright - a CRIMINAL OFFENCE - wherever they are)
Price: $95.00
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1773 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA [HAMBURG] & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT  VAN EIK
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1773 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA [HAMBURG] & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT VAN EIK
Description: Sent by SAMUEL ZACHERT at Danzig on 4 JUNE 1773 * 3 Livres 4 sous tariff hand-written on address side - also "1/2" handwritten to indicate double tariff -- French ENTRY handstamp "D'HOLLANDE" poorly struck as often happened - most likely this letter was carried with other merchants letters sent to a Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM on 14 June JOOST VAN EIK FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM (see hand-written formula PAR ADDRESSE... on back of letter). Docketed: 23 June on arrival; responded 26 June **** initials in pencil by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright - a CRIMINAL OFFENCE - wherever they are)
Price: $90.00
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1765 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA un-named [HAMBURG] & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT
Condition: 1765 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA un-named [HAMBURG] & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT
Description: * BUYER IS WARNED NOT TO ATTEMPT TO OPEN THIS LETTER AS IT HAS A TEAR ON ONE SIDE SEALED WITH GLUE - any attempt to open each page WILL DAMAGE THE DOCUMENT which IS OTHERWISE IN FINE CONDITION ~~~~~~~~ Sent by JOH. THEODOR SCHNAASE at Danzig on 27 March 1765 * SINGLE SATE 30 Sous tariff -- French ENTRY handstamp "D'HOLLANDE" above average strike - most likely this letter was carried with other merchants letters sent to a Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM another FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. Docketed: 20 April on arrival; responded 4 May **** initials in pencil by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright - a CRIMINAL OFFENCE - wherever they are)
Price: $75.00
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1767 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA un-named [HAMBURG] & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT
Country: POLAND
Condition: 1767 from DANZIG TO FRANCE VIA un-named [HAMBURG] & NETHERLANDS FORWARDING AGENT
Description: Sent by GOTTLIEB KRAKAU at Danzig on 28 February 1767 * SINGLE RATE 30 Sous tariff -- French ENTRY handstamp "D'HOLLANDE" very fine strike - most likely this letter was carried with other merchants letters sent to a Forwarding Agent - using BOTENSCHAFTEN VIA HAMBURG where several such services and intermediaries were amalgamated in 1821 to form the STADTPOST - at AMSTERDAM another FORWARDING AGENT PLACED THE LETTER IN THE POST OFFICE MAIL STREAM. Docketed: 18 March on arrival; responded 25 April **** initials in pencil by postal historian Dr. Migliavacca to attest authenticity *** ALL THE IMAGES, ILLUSTRATIONS & SCANS IN THIS WEBSITE ARE UNDER INTERNATIONAL COPYRIGHT (offenders will be charged with breach of copyright - a CRIMINAL OFFENCE - wherever they are)
Price: $95.00
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1949 UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION UPU MINT NEVER HINGED FINE
Country: NETHERLANDS
Catalog #: Scott #323-324
Condition: 1949 UNIVERSAL POSTAL UNION UPU MINT NEVER HINGED FINE
Price: $6.90
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1952 STAMP CENTENARY SET MINT NEVER HINGED
Country: NETHERLANDS
Catalog #: Scott #332-335
Condition: 1952 STAMP CENTENARY SET MINT NEVER HINGED
Price: $7.00
Item Id #010044    See Details...
1999 SHIPS * MARITIME ANNIVERSARY 2v SET MINT NEVER HINGED
Country: NETHERLANDS
Catalog #: Scott #1027-1028
Condition: 1999 SHIPS * MARITIME ANNIVERSARY 2v SET MINT NEVER HINGED
Price: $1.90
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1969 CHILD WELFARE MINIATURE SHEET MINT NEVER HINGED
Country: NETHERLANDS
Catalog #: Scott #B455a
Condition: 1969 CHILD WELFARE MINIATURE SHEET MINT NEVER HINGED
Price: $7.35
Item Id #010043    See Details...
1995 SENIOR CITIZENS MINIATURE SHEET MINT NH
Country: NETHERLANDS
Catalog #: Scott #B688a
Condition: 1995 SENIOR CITIZENS MINIATURE SHEET MINT NH
Price: $10.00
Item Id #013996    See Details...
1999 - YEAR OF THE ELDERLY MINT NEVER HINGED FINE
Country: NETHERLANDS
Catalog #: Scott #B711-713
Condition: 1999 - YEAR OF THE ELDERLY MINT NEVER HINGED FINE
Price: $3.80
Item Id #010046    See Details...