Israel Postage Stamp: pomegranate

catalog #197, c. 1959

part of the Festivals 5720 (1959) series.

 

Inscription on missing tab: ''A land of wheat, and barley, and vines, and fig trees, and pomegranates, a land of oil olive , and honey'' Deuteronomy VIII, 8

 

Stamp depicts Pomegranate one of the seven species mentioned in Bible

 

Designed by Zvi Narkiss

 

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