Category:Everyday ObjectsViewed: 690Downloads: 0Keywords1948CollectiblesCollectionIndependanceIsraelMailOldPhilatelyPostPostalStampsStateVintageDescription: These are the first stamps bearing the name of the State of Israel rather than Doar Ivri ("Hebrew post"). They were issued on Sept 26, 1948. Inscription: "Joyous Festivals 5709". Inscription On Tab: Flying Scroll - To the King - seal stamped on the wine and oil jugs given as tax to the king. Motifs: ''Flying Scroll'' found on pottery from the time of the Kings of Judah.