1951 1st day airmail; 2x pairs full tabbed 40pr Tel Aviv + 250Pr 1st Airmail stamps
Lot #: 71151

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1951 Tel Aviv / PO's, rates & routes: 22-3-1951 'first day' heavy mail OHMS Registered Envelope (No.172) from TEL AVIV (philatelic service) to NEW YORK franked 665pr at the FA-2a postage period rate (80pr letter + 25pr registration + 14x 40pr R-letter additional 10g weight) using mix of pair full tabbed 40pr & 40pr vertical pair (Ba48) on 1st day of use + 250pr vertical pair 1950 1st airmail (Ba37) + full tabbed 5pr 1950 3rd Coinage (Ba42) tied by 3 full strikes of TEL AVIV Head Post Office postmark on front + 2 on back, with Israeli State issued registry-label on front & Israeli "chet" censor cachet on front; backstamped 3-24-1951 NEW YORK transit & MAR 26 1951 arrival; slit open at left, very fine. Estimated value $600+

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 - Earliest/Latest, First/Last & Proving dates or places, Philately - Significant Rates/Periods, Philately - Censored Mail