Israel 2012 The Renaissance of Jewish Seamanship

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 17th April 2012
  • three values
  • Designed by: Ronen Goldberg and Tuvia Kurtz
  • Printing: Joh. Enschedé Stamps, Netherlands, in separate sheets of 12 + 4 tabs
  • Print process: lithography
  • Stamp format height 50mm (including tab) x width 39½mm
  • Perforations: 12.9 x 13.3

3sh ~ view of old Jaffa, and Hehalutz (The Pioneer), Jaffa, the first Jewish owned ship operating from Palestine Tab: the Gozal (Fledgling) cement ship, and portrait of captain Zeev Hayam
3sh ~ portrait of Jeremiah Halpern (sailor and marine academy instructor), and Sarah A, sail training vessel of the nautical school in Civitavecchia, Italy, from 1934, which plied to Haifa Tab: emblems of School, and rowing boat
3sh ~ portrait of Captain Erich Hirschfeld (German Jewish sailor) and the Har Zion, ship of the Palestine Maritime Lloyd company (from 1936) which carried emigrants to Palestine Tab: portrait of engineer Emanuel Tuvim, and the liner Tel-Aviv (1934-1936)


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