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1000m Doar Ivri single with tab

Isreal1948

Smithsonian's National Postal Museum

Smithsonian's National Postal Museum

When Israel issued its first stamps in 1948, the new nation had not yet decided on a name. The inscription at top read Doar Ivri, meaning Hebrew Post. These high value stamps have their tabs (printed pieces of sheet margin), which many collectors removed to fit the stamps in albums.

Scott Catalogue Israel: 9

Museum ID: 0.245498.7.8

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Details

  • Title: 1000m Doar Ivri single with tab
  • Creator: Isreal
  • Date Created: 1948
  • Physical Dimensions: 5.4 x 4 cm
  • Subject Keywords: stamp, Isreal
  • External Link: Stamps Around the Globe
  • Medium: paper; ink (black blue)

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