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Sale 749

The Leo Malz Specialized Collection
of Palestine and Israel


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Lot 1194

1950-53, First & Second Issue Airmail Series, First Day Cover collection (Bale 32-37, 79-87), each issue in its own binder, the 1950 issue comprising 18 covers, all full sets of singles on single cover, all sent Registered from varying locales with El Al Lydda-New York First Flight handstamped cancel alongside, and including pre-First Day cancels, etc.; the 1953 set on 51 covers, all with tabs, either as solo values, multiple values on single cover, or blocks, cachets showing various international airlines serving Tel Aviv; some condition issues, but Very Fine on the whole, some interesting usages; see the lot in its entirety on our website, First Issue covers ex Pildes.
Scott C1-C6, C9-C17.
Estimate $500 - 600.
Current Bid $250
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Lot 1195

Expansive Collection of over 350 First or Special Flight Covers, 1947-86, in four binders, covering a wide range of flights and usages, including 1948 (May 21) "First Flight to Israel" envelope from the Palestine Fund in New York to Tel Aviv bearing U.S. 25¢ Airmail, cancelled by "Palestine Emergency/Deliveries, Inc." barred datestamp, with "Ceskoslovenske Aerolinie/Tel Aviv" double-ring receipt cachet in violet adjacent, number 198 of 200 covers flown; a few faults, mainly Very Fine, one volume imaged in full online.
Estimate $500 - 600.
Current Bid $400
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