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Israeli lira (p)


Name: Israeli lira (p)
Defn: 1000pr=1000p=1lb
Symbol: £
Code:
Desc:
Units of money:
pruta (pl: prutot) p, pr 1
lira (pl: lirot) lb 1000

Users of this currency: Israel (194 stamps, 1949-1959)

Denominations used by Israel in this currency:
Denom Usages Selected stamps
2p 1   12/18/1949 yel d=numeral (1949)
3p 2   12/18/1949 blk dt=coins 2nd, 9/18/1950 dkgray issue=1950 dt=coins 3rd
5p 10   9/20/1949 bl d=insignia ... 5/10/1955 issue=Youth Aliyah 20th d=Immigration by ship
10p 10   9/20/1949 dkblgrn d=insignia ... 1/27/1958 och&multi dt=ships (1958 Israel) d=ancient ship
15p 8   12/18/1949 dprose dt=coins 2nd ... 9/3/1952 graygrn&yelgrn issue=New Year 5713 d=figs
20p 10   3/31/1949 brtbl d=flag ... 1/27/1958 grn&brn dt=ships (1958 Israel) d=Nirit
20p+80p 1   1/1/1957 brtgrn issue=defense d=Haganah insignia
25p 4   6/24/1951 dkblgrn issue=National Fund 50th d=tree ... 8/25/1955 issue=New Year 1955 dt=biblical musicians d=Festival 1955 - Musicians with tamborine
30p 12   12/18/1949 dkbl dt=coins 2nd ... 1/27/1958 dt=ships (1958 Israel) d=M/S Shomron
35p 2   9/20/1949 brn d=insignia, 3/30/1952 olgrn issue=1950 dt=coins 3rd
40p 13   8/10/1949 grn&brn issue=70th Anniversary of Founding of Petah Tiqwa d=Well at Petah Tiqwa ... 1957 brn issue=tribes unwmk
45p 2   3/30/1952 redvio issue=1950 dt=coins 3rd, 8/11/1953 issue=New Year 5714
50p 10   12/18/1949 brn dt=coins 2nd ... 8/27/1958 olyel&brn dt=grains & fruits d=wheat
50p+150p 1   1/1/1957 carrose issue=defense d=Haganah insignia
50p+350p 1   1/1/1957 bl issue=defense d=Haganah insignia
60p 14   3/30/1952 rose issue=1950 dt=coins 3rd ... 11/25/1959 issue=settlements d=Merhavya 50th
70p 1   1953 vio issue=1953 air
80p 7   3/26/1950 red d=globe & stag ... 11/8/1955 vio dt=twelve tribes d=Gad
85p 1   3/30/1952 turqbl issue=1950 dt=coins 3rd
95p 1   1/5/1954 emer issue=1950 dt=coins 3rd
100p 9   5/9/1950 graygrn issue=Hebrew University 25th ... 9/17/1957 issue=TABIL
110p 7   4/29/1952 gray&red issue=independence 4th d=anemone ... 9/20/1953 issue=4th Maccabiah
120p 9   1952 pur issue=1952 air d=Haifa city seal & Haifa Bay ... 11/25/1959 redbrn issue=settlements d=Yesud Ha-Maala 75th
125p 1   1/5/1954 dkultra issue=1950 dt=coins 3rd
150p 4   1953 orgbrn issue=1953 air ... 8/14/1956 grn&orgred issue=New Year 5717
160p 4   7/21/1954 issue=Herzl death 50th ... 8/27/1958 vio&dkvio dt=grains & fruits d=grapes (1958 Israel)
180p 2   11/8/1955 dt=twelve tribes d=Zebulon, 11/25/1959 bl&grnbl issue=settlements d=Deganya
200p 7   8/11/1953 pur issue=New Year 5714 ... 9/9/1959 multi&yelol issue=New Year 5720 d=olives
220p 2   5/13/1952 graybl&gray issue=Opening of American Zionist Building, Tel Aviv d=ZOA house, 9/3/1952 issue=New Year 5713 d=Corylus maxima
250p 11   2/16/1949 brn&gray d=road of valor ... 11/25/1959 graybl&dkbl issue=Eliezer Ben-Yehuda 100th d=Ben-Yehuda
300p 6   11/23/1954 dkblgrn d=Rothschild ... 5/11/1959 issue=independence 11th dt=flowers (1959 Israel) d=Narcissus tazetta (1959)
350p 5   1953 carrose issue=1953 air ... 9/9/1959 dkbrn&org issue=New Year 5720 d=dates
400p 4   4/29/1957 issue=Bezalel Museum 50th ... 7/2/1958 issue=independence 10th exhibition
500p 5   12/26/1950 och&yel d=The Negev by Reuben Rubin ... 7/22/1959 issue=civil aviation 10th
750p 3   1953 brn issue=1953 air ... 12/10/1958 issue=human rights 10th
1000p 3   2/27/1952 bl&graybrn d=menorah (1952) ... 1/27/1958 bl&blk dt=ships (1958 Israel) d=S/S Zion
3000p 1   11/13/1956 cl issue=1953 air d=plane over tomb of Rabbi Haness

Used by 194 stamps of Israel: (See all uses as list)
2/16/1949 250p brn&gray d=road of valor
3/31/1949 20p brtbl d=flag
5/1/1949 20p d=sheet
8/10/1949 40p grn&brn issue=70th Anniversary of Founding of Petah Tiqwa d=Well at Petah Tiqwa
9/20/1949 5p bl d=insignia
9/20/1949 10p dkblgrn d=insignia
9/20/1949 35p brn d=insignia
12/18/1949 3p blk dt=coins 2nd
12/18/1949 5p pur dt=coins 2nd
12/18/1949 10p grn dt=coins 2nd
12/18/1949 15p dprose dt=coins 2nd
12/18/1949 30p dkbl dt=coins 2nd
12/18/1949 50p brn dt=coins 2nd
postage due 12/18/1949 2p yel d=numeral (1949)
postage due 12/18/1949 5p vio d=numeral (1949)
postage due 12/18/1949 10p grn d=numeral (1949)
postage due 12/18/1949 20p red d=numeral (1949)
postage due 12/18/1949 30p bl d=numeral (1949)
postage due 12/18/1949 50p ltbrn d=numeral (1949)
3/26/1950 40p vio d=globe & stag
3/26/1950 80p red d=globe & stag
4/23/1950 20p brn issue=Independence Day d=cutting barbed wire
4/23/1950 40p grn issue=Independence Day d=ships bringing immigrants
5/9/1950 100p graygrn issue=Hebrew University 25th
airmail 6/25/1950 5p grnbl issue=1950 air dt=stylized birds d=doves pecking at grape bunch
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7/2/1958 200p issue=1st World Congress of Jewish Youth
7/2/1958 400p issue=independence 10th exhibition
8/27/1958 50p olyel&brn dt=grains & fruits d=wheat
8/27/1958 60p yelol&blk dt=grains & fruits d=barley
8/27/1958 160p vio&dkvio dt=grains & fruits d=grapes (1958 Israel)
8/27/1958 300p grn&dkgrn dt=grains & fruits d=figs
12/10/1958 750p issue=human rights 10th
1959 250p graygrn&redbrn d=Aleihem
2/25/1959 60p issue=postal system 10th wmk=multiple stag
2/25/1959 120p issue=postal system 10th wmk=multiple stag
2/25/1959 250p issue=postal system 10th wmk=multiple stag
2/25/1959 500p issue=postal system 10th wmk=multiple stag
5/4/1959 120p issue=Tel Aviv 50th wmk=multiple stag
5/11/1959 60p issue=independence 11th dt=flowers (1959 Israel) d=anemone wmk=multiple stag
5/11/1959 120p issue=independence 11th dt=flowers (1959 Israel) d=cyclamen (1959) wmk=multiple stag
5/11/1959 300p issue=independence 11th dt=flowers (1959 Israel) d=Narcissus tazetta (1959) wmk=multiple stag
7/22/1959 250p och&olblk issue=Hayim Nahman Bialik death 25th d=Bialik
7/22/1959 500p issue=civil aviation 10th wmk=multiple stag
9/9/1959 60p issue=New Year 5720 d=Pomegranates
9/9/1959 200p multi&yelol issue=New Year 5720 d=olives
9/9/1959 350p dkbrn&org issue=New Year 5720 d=dates
11/25/1959 250p graybl&dkbl issue=Eliezer Ben-Yehuda 100th d=Ben-Yehuda
11/25/1959 60p issue=settlements d=Merhavya 50th
11/25/1959 120p redbrn issue=settlements d=Yesud Ha-Maala 75th
11/25/1959 180p bl&grnbl issue=settlements d=Deganya

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