Lot #: 80494

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1960 early Lira currency domestic taxed mail: 12-1-1960 local JERUSALEM cover franked 6 Ag at the DO-9 postage period printed matter rate using 0.01L & 0.05L Provisionals on 6th day of use, but not marked as "printed matter" nor unsealed so taxed double the deficiency of the regular letter rate (12 Ag total), marked using old 'Mils' cachet overwritten Agorot in manuscript, paid 14-1-1960 using 2x 0.06L 1960 Provisionals Ba181 tied by JERUSALEM-4 postmark; slit open at top. Provisionals used as postage dues are scarce.