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Posted 05/14/2016   3:13 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this topic Add Timm to your friends list  Get a Link to this Message



Is there any online reference for these Netherlands City and Town Cinderellas?
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Posted 05/15/2016   10:08 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add WildCardRob to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I've never seen that set before. It's very nice.
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Posted 05/16/2016   10:54 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Timm to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Does anyone know anything about these cinderellas???
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Edited by Timm - 05/16/2016 10:55 am
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Posted 05/21/2016   09:34 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add floortrader to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Looks like something sold to tourist or a children's book of stickers .
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Posted 05/21/2016   10:47 am  Show Profile Check Petert4522's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add Petert4522 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Timm, I am Dutch but have never seen these. We need to find somebody in Holland who knows Cinderella's. I will keep a look out. Don't go away! By the way, they are impossible to read. If I blow them up they become way out of focus. Could you maybe re-scan just a few so I can read them?

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Posted 05/22/2016   03:45 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add SWH to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I tried to find out a bit more about these stamps, but drew a blank. All I can say is they can be dated as pre 1940. Some of the stamps read 'Bestel niet op zondag' which translates to 'Do not deliver on Sunday'. Sunday delivery ended in 1940 in the Netherlands.
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Posted 10/15/2016   8:38 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Timm to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Any Netherlands cinderella experts out there to help Identify these?
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Posted 10/15/2016   8:49 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add bookbndrbob to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I haven't seen these before in my searches for cinderellas.

In style, they look very much like some other cinderellas I have run across. I am speaking of 1920's or 1930's items that feature 2 different subjects: Esperanto and Estonia. I don't believe I have any of these, but I'll post them if I do.
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Posted 10/16/2016   01:49 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Londonbus1 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I tried to find out a bit more about these at the recent Cinderella Congress in London but without any joy.
I do believe they are so old, the paper is shiny and they look and feel modern. I had never seen them before this year but they have flooded the market in recent months especially [but not only] on eBay.

I have sent scans to a Dutch friend to see if he knows anything.
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Posted 10/16/2016   5:45 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Timm to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
These cinderellas have occasionally appeared on eBay for many years, but never with an explanation as to where they came from or when they were produced.
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Posted 12/29/2016   11:48 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Timm to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
I am really surprised no one seems to know the origin of these cinderellas. They are plentiful on eBay.
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Posted 12/29/2016   1:12 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add bookbndrbob to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
If the cinderellas were made for sale to tourists by a private vendor, then there would very likely have been little, or no documentation of their origin. Charity labels "leave a trail", but these kinds of items usually do not...unless they are sponsored by some government, or organization.
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Posted 12/29/2016   4:56 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add Johan Buvelot to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Looked at the cinderellas, so far no luck finding good information. However the Waalwijk one, shows us the ontwerp(design/drawing) of the Waalwijk Raadhuis(indicating is was not yet build). the Waalwijk Raadhuis was actually build between 1929 and 1932. So probably the cinderellas are 1929 or earlier. The rest I cannot read. Kind regards, Johan.
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