siege cities

97th Holyland Postal Bid Sale - 118A - Interim Period siege cities

RIHSON LE ZION 40 mil Armoured car stamp pmkd MAY 6, 1948; addressed to Tel Aviv; Tel Aviv arrival pmk on back. This cover was mailed by Beit Lebabea Rishon Le Zion to T. Nadal on 63 Balfour St. On arrival 10 mil Weizman stamp was added and tied by MH as the cover was forwarded to Hirsh at Kibbutz Mishmar Hasharon, Cover with middle vertical fold and small tear at bottom back flap, O/W F-VF & extremely rare. [PH of back in web]

96th Holyland Postal Bid Sale - 113 - Interim Period siege cities

JERUSALEM INTERIM COVERS (1) Local stamps 5m and 25m are from the first issue 9 May and the 10m is from the second issue of 10 May1948. The stamps were canceled at the Jerusalem post office. (2) Cover with all three stamps from the second issue and canceled in the Jerusalem post office two days after issue. (3) Cover with 10m issued on 9 May in Jerusalem.