Postcards in Category Animals Giraffes

"WE SHOULDN'T GIVE THE ANIMALS FOOD FIT FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION." "OH! I CAN EASILY MAKE ANYTHING UNFIT FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION."
"WE SHOULDN'T GIVE THE ANIMALS FOOD FIT FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION." "OH! I CAN EASILY MAKE ANYTHING UNFIT FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION."
Set Title
ALL MY OWN WORK BY GRIMES comics World War II period
Set Comment

PRINTED IN ENGLAND, patriotic slogan on back, WITH ACKNOWLEDGMENTS TO "THE STAR", come hand-coloured

Card Comment

back:- "WE SHALL CONTINUE STEADFAST IN FAITH AND DUTY TILL OUR TASK IS DONE." - THE PRIME MINISTER
Giraffe = Tallest Mammal

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
THE GIRAFFE 9054
THE GIRAFFE
Set Title
ANIMAL STUDIES
Set Comment

OILETTE, PROCESSED IN BAVARIA (in stamp box), listed in 1908/1909 Catalogue

Estimate
$9.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
GIRAFFES BZ9
GIRAFFES
Set Title
AT THE BRISTOL ZOO, REAL PHOTOGRAPH
Set Comment

REAL PHOTOGRAPH, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, GREETINGS TO YOU or TO BRING YOU GREETINGS on back

Places
Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
GIRAFFE two giraffes by stable 3645
GIRAFFE two giraffes by stable
Set Title
AT THE ZOO, SERIES I.
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON, comes OILFACSIM with O.F. prefix, 2 backs, listed in 1930 POSTCARD Catalogue & 1932 ART SERVICE Catalogue

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
BULL AND COW GIRAFFES 3914
BULL AND COW GIRAFFES
Set Title
BIG GAME IN AFRICA
Set Comment

REAL PHOTOGRAPH, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON, PHOTOGRAPHED BY CAPT. MURRAY SMITH, F.R.G.S.

Estimate
$8.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
BULL GIRAFFE 3915
BULL GIRAFFE
Set Title
BIG GAME IN AFRICA
Set Comment

REAL PHOTOGRAPH, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON, PHOTOGRAPHED BY CAPT. MURRAY SMITH, F.R.G.S.

Card Comment

image courtesy of Bill Clark

Orientation
Vertical
two giraffe 9553-II
two giraffe
Set Title
BREAKFAST IN BED, SERIES II.
Set Comment

OILETTE HUMOROUS, PRINTED IN ENGLAND or PRINTED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM, with or w/o COPYRIGHT LONDON, 2 backs, listed in 1908/1909 &1911/1912 &1913/1914 Postcard Catalogues, same images German back & inscriptions 574B

Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
two giraffe 9553-III
two giraffe
Set Title
BREAKFAST IN BED, SERIES III.
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, 2 backs, listed in 1908/1909 &1912 & 1914 Postcard Catalogues

Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
HEAD OF GIRAFFE IN CENTRE COURT
HEAD OF GIRAFFE IN CENTRE COURT
Set Title
EAST AFRICA British Empire Exhibition, Wembley
Set Comment

REAL PHOTOGRAPH, MODELLED IN THE STUDIOS OF MESSERS. ROLAND WARD, LTD., PRINTED IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON

Places
Estimate
$20.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
giraffe crying 6080
giraffe crying
Set Title
HUMOROUS postcard collectors
Set Comment

CHROMOGRAPHED IN SAXONY, listed as COLLECTING COLLECTORS in 1908/1909 &1911/1912 Postcard Catalogue

Card Comment

front script cont'd: FIRST MONK. "WHAT'S 'GIFFY' CRYIN' FOR EN?", SECOND MONK. "WHY, THAT. CHAP'S BEEN TRYIN' TO TAKE 'GIFFY'S' LIKENESS FOR A PICTURE POSTCARD, AND 'GIFFY'S' NECK WON'T FIT IN THE PICTURE!"

Estimate
$25.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
GIRAFFE AND YOUNG 9154
GIRAFFE AND YOUNG
Set Title
IN THE JUNGLE
Set Comment

OILETTE, PROCESSED IN BAVARIA (in stamp box),, listed in 1908/1909 & 1911/1912 Postcard Catalogue, same image German back OILETTE 277 WILDE TIERE

Card Comment

Girrafe and Calf

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
LE RETOUR DE LA CHASSE (THE RETURN FROM THE HUNT) 7500
LE RETOUR DE LA CHASSE (THE RETURN FROM THE HUNT)
Set Title
LIFE IN INDIA or LIFE IN MOROCCO
Set Comment

OILETTE, WIDE-WIDE-WORLD, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, front titles in French but in English on back, a strange set with some views of Morocco & some of India (no tigers in Africa despite info. on the back describing hunting on elephants in the Atlas mountains), some views are clearly North African, many would be appropriate for either, , listed in 1908/1909 & 1912 & 1914 Postcard Catalogues, same images French backs SERIE 813 info. on back altered for India

Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
HELWAN FROM THE MOKATTAM HILLS 8963
HELWAN FROM THE MOKATTAM HILLS
Set Title
PICTURESQUE EGYPT, HELWAN
Set Comment

OILETTE WIDE-WIDE-WORLD, come o/f (but not so trade named), come with w/o PRINTED IN ENGLAND

Card Comment

comes with w/o WIDE-WIDE-WORLD on back

Places
Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
ON THE FRINGE OF THE DESERT 8963
ON THE FRINGE OF THE DESERT
Set Title
PICTURESQUE EGYPT, HELWAN
Set Comment

OILETTE WIDE-WIDE-WORLD, come o/f (but not so trade named), come with w/o PRINTED IN ENGLAND

Places
Estimate
$4.00 USD
Orientation
Horizontal
GIRAFFE 3001
GIRAFFE
Set Title
WILD ANIMALS
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON, listed in 1930 Postcard Catalogue & 1932 ART SERVICE Catalogue

Estimate
$6.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
GIRAFFE 3051
GIRAFFE
Set Title
WILD ANIMALS
Set Comment

OILETTE, PRINTED IN ENGLAND, COPYRIGHT LONDON

Estimate
$5.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
GIRAFFEN 277
GIRAFFEN
Set Title
WILDE TIERE
Set Comment

OILETTE, come with GRUSS AUS DER HAGENBECK-SCHAU inscribed on bottom margin

Card Comment

same image English back OILETTE 9154 IN THE JUNGLE
Giraffes and Calfs

Estimate
$15.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
THE GIRAFFE (THE ADVANTAGE OF A LONG NECK) 523
THE GIRAFFE (THE ADVANTAGE OF A LONG NECK)
Set Title
ZOO (series I)
Set Comment

sepia or grey/black, u/b or d/b, PHOTOTYPED IN BERLIN, same images i.n. 3386-3391, listed in 1904 POSTCARD Catalogue

Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical
THE GIRAFFE (THE ADVANTAGE OF A LONG NECK) 3387
THE GIRAFFE (THE ADVANTAGE OF A LONG NECK)
Set Title
ZOO (set I, not on cards)
Set Comment

u/b, come sepia or grey/black or hand-coloured, PHOTOTYPED IN BERLIN, same images cards not individually numbered in SERIES 523

Places
Estimate
$10.00 USD
Orientation
Vertical