6/1920 OETA EEF JERUSALEM RGD circular postmark on registered mail to PARIS
Lot #: 70801

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Mandate Jerusalem Postmarks: 16 JU 1920 registered cover from JERUSALEM to PARIS, franked 2Pia at period rate (1pia overseas letter + 1 pia registered fee) using vertical pair Ba10 tied by rare OETA EEF JERUSALEM RGD single-circle date-stamp (Sach-A13, rated F out of J) on front & back; backstamped 18 JU 20 PORT SAID transit; opened at top & resealed, frayed edges all around. Of note: the civil administration of Palestine (ending the OETA military era) came into being 2 weeks later, on 1 July; here this is late OETA period mail.


Product Tags: Mandatory Palestinian, French, Egyptian, Philately - Postal Covers, Postmarks & Postal Markings - Mandate and Postal History from Palestine Mandate, France, Egypt, and from OETA South (Palestine), 20th Century, 1920s, 1919-1923 3rd Aliya, which are Philately - significant cachets & postal markings