Israel Postal History - 21.3.1949 surface Mail cover mailed to the USA at printed matter rate of 55 Mils incl. 5 & 50mils tabs (50 mil scarce Grey type paper) tied by Hakirya postmark. Flap is unsealed as required for printed matter covers. F-VF scarce commercial usage. Sender address at top left "Israel provisional government" & Hebrew handstamp below "printed matter".