Auction No. 47

20 June 2024 Tel aviv

Lot 14


Opening $25
Sold for $25

1939 (23 SE). Airmail cover from New York, United States to Mount Carmel. The cover was underfranked with 8 c. stamps and struck with "To Pay" postmarks in New York. Upon arrival in British Mandate Palestine, the cover was censored and hand-stamped with the local "To Pay 14mil" postmark, necessitating the affixing of additional postage due stamps and tied by the Mount Carmel 12 OCTOBER arrival circular date stamp (cds).

British Mandate Postal History
6 6M 3