Lot #1 - THE ISRAEL 1948 - 1959 POSTAL HISTORY INTERNATIONAL GOLD MEDAL COLLECTION

The interest aroused and the prices realized of the 1st part of the collection, offered in our November 2014 auction were very high. As before, unusual rates and mixed frankings as well as rare taxed items are offered. We urge collectors to take advantage of this sale as we assume it will take a long time until such collection of these items will be offered.
 

INCOMING MAIL: THE 1st CIVILIAN AIR MAIL TO ARRIVE IN ISRAEL: 23 AP 48 registered commerc air mail cv KRAKOW - Poland to Bat Yam - Palestine, brought to Israel by the Czech Airlines flight that landed in TLV - Sde Dov Airport on 5 May 48 receiving Mandate pmk REGISTERED - TEL AVIV 5 MAY 48 & arr pmk M. Ha'am BAT YAM in black on back; opening top tears, stps & pmks on back are intact, complete & clear, a Very Rare combination of which only a handful of cvs recorded, certif Tsachor - Aloni

CV
Start: 
$1,000
Sold For: $2,600
Sale date: 
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 20:00

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