Israel 2013 Transporting the Posts

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 26th May 2013
  • three values in a miniature sheet
  • Designed by: Tavia Kurtz and Ronen Goldberg
  • Printed by: Joh. Enschedé, Netherlands
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 30mm x width 30mm. Miniature sheet format height 75mm x width 140mm
  • Perforations: 14 x 13.25. Also exists imperforate

Postal Vehicles, and Tel Aviv 2013 Stamp Exhibition[edit]


Miniature sheet (3 x 1): sold at 15sh
2sh ~ Austrian Post horse-drawn post wagon outside the Jaffa Gate of Jerusalem (David’s Tower in background), c1900
3sh ~ Steam locomotive hauling train and interior of mail sorting train carriage (c1930s)
5sh ~ Ford post van in red livery (early 1950s) and Lockheed L-049 Constellation transport aircraft (c1950)
Border: Austrian Lloyd Agency mail marking, 1932 TPO postmark; early Israel Par Avion label, logo of Tel Aviv 2013 stamp exhibition


Miniature sheet[edit]

miniature sheet (perforated)


Miniature sheet (imperforate)[edit]

  • the imperforate miniature sheet was available in the Tel Aviv 2013 Exhibition catalogue (price 160sh, edition 5,000)
miniature sheet (imperforate)