Cover ex 1st sess. Knesset in TLV to Rechovot; proper franking, special cachets
Item code: 0133467

Sales price $40.00

Cover ex first session of the Israeli Knesset, in Tel Aviv, to a doctor at the Weizmann Institute, Rechovot, with special 1st Knesset cachets, 8 Mar. 1949, and additional slogan cachet commemorating the opening the Knesset in Tel Aviv. Cover properly franked at 15 mil letter rate (mix of Doar Ivri and New Year scroll); the JNF label featuring Chaim Weizmann (after whom the Institute was named) appears to be in honor of the new President and not of postal significance.