8/1962 Israeli Bulletin de Verification to Sweden regarding mail for Jordan sent to Israel
Lot #: 71261

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Israeli "No Service" for mail to Arab countries: 24-8-1962 French/Hebrew 'Bulletin de Verification' form issued by Israeli Postal Administration in JERUSALEM (JERUSALEM-21 - Parcels Department at the Main Post Office) to Swedish counterpart GOTHENBURG, accompanying 6.2kg package from NYBRO to (EAST) JERUSALEM Jordan, but misdirected to JERUSALEM Israel; message in French indicates there are no postal relations between Israel & Jordan, so package must be returned to GOTHENBURG Office of Exchange & asks for 0.10Fr reimbursement for the return fee. Signed by the Jerusalem bureau manager Gerassi + his name-handstamp. Internal postal documentation is extremely rare - this only example known sent from Israel to Sweden. Filing holes & small strip missing at top left; horizontally folded.


Product Tags: Israeli, Swedish, Jordanian, Philately - Posted Documents, Arab-Israeli mail suspensions 1957-1967 and Postal History from Israel, Sweden, Jordan, and from 20th Century, 1960s which are Philately - Suspended Service mail, Philately - Original Postal Document, Philately - unusual postal procedures/fines/taxes, Philately - Significant Route