lot # 1059 - 3: Israel: Forerunners and Interim Period jewish national fund
Impressive Cover Compendium, 1948, 15 in total, all bearing Jewish National Fund labels as postage; various frankings, including overprinted labels in conjunction with Palestine Pictorials, rate-overprinted stamps (5m, 10m, etc.), "DOAR" overprints, etc.; note two covers "from Tsachor", one a "Geneva Courier" cover from Switzerland to Tel Aviv via Haganah plane, the other from Cyprus Internment camp to Tirat Tzvi via Affula; a multiple-franking to New York, Mandate cancels, English- and Hebrew-language Interim cancels; most postally used, but several philatelic, including a cover from Kfar Ata to Haifa bearing an invalid label paying an impossible 100m rate; surprisingly well-preserved, Very Fine, view the entire lot online.
Estimate $300 - 400.