1948 local Jerusalem mail with interim frank & Egg postmark on 1st day of use
Lot #: 71008

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1948 interim mail JERUSALEM / 1st day "Egg" postmark: local commercial cover (requisitioned OHMS stationary) from Minhelet Ha'am Income Tax Office (two clear strikes of scarce cachet on front) franked period letter rate using 10m 2nd local issue Ba105 (Doar Ivri stamps available in the city only as of 20 June) and tied by full strike of first day of use "egg" postmark 22 JUNE 1948 (a day before the end of the 'postal siege' on Jerusalem); roughly opened at left and resealed, vertical fold.

Product Tags: Israeli Philately - Postal Covers, 1948 Israel: Post-Siege Interim Jerusalem (after 20 June) and Postal History from Israel and from 1947-49 Israel War of Independence, 20th Century, 1940s, 1945-1949 Postwar era, which are Philately - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - significant cachets & postal markings,