1950 extra weight airmail to US using 50pr 1st Airmail plate block + other stamps
Lot #: 71136

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1950 1st airmail / PO's, rates & routes: 7-12-1950 large "provisional government" stationary registered airmail envelope from general post office JERUSALEM to BROOKLYN franked 320pr at the FA-2a postage period rate (80pr letter + 25pr registration + 5x 40pr R-letter additional 10g weight, with 15pr overcharged) using mix of 50pr plate block (05247) of x6 (Ba35) + late use 5pr Doar Ivri tabbed block (Ba2) tied by 3 strikes of JERUSALEM-3 postmark on front + 1 on back, with Mandate registry-label on front; opened and resealed by Israeli military censor; backstamped 12-11-1950 NEW YORK transit & DEC 13 1950 arrival; slit open at left, creases on upper part. Estimated value $175+


Product Tags: Israeli, America,American Philately - Postal Covers, Israeli Air Mail and Postal History from Israel, United States and from 20th Century, 1950s which are Philately - Air Mail, Philately - Significant franks on covers, Philately - Significant Rates/Periods, Philately - Censored Mail