1948 HAIFA registered mail with mixed Interim/Mandate franking & postal markings
Lot #: 70934

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1948 Interim period mixed franking mail: local HAIFA registered cover from MOUNT CARMEL branch office, franked 25m per postage period rate using mix of Mandate pictorals 5m & 10m (Ba93/97) + interim Weizmann 10m (Ba12) with scarce Haifa overprint & tied by 2 strikes of local interim dateless postmark + 2 on back; tied by Haifa-3 (Mt. Carmel) period registry-label 2243 indicating mailing c. 12 May (14 May last day of interim post) although manuscript noted date of 10/5/48 on back. Rare combination of franks. Slit open at left. Estimated value $200+

Product Tags: Mandatory Palestinian, Israeli Philately - Postal Covers, 1948 Israel: Minhelet Haam/Interim period and Postal History from Palestine Mandate, Israel and from 1947-49 Israel War of Independence, 1948 Mandate Termination & Israeli Interim period, 20th Century, 1940s, 1945-1949 Postwar era, which are Philately - Significant franks on covers