Lion Flag Essay - Original hand-drawn artist's Essay by J. Ross, 18x14.5 cm hand painted in Black & engraved on special drawing & scraping cardboard, marked at bottom 34 the actual size of the final stp. Signed Ross in Hebrew & English at top right; corner faults bottom left corner fold, fine & probably unique
LION FLAG ESSAY designed by J. Ross of Rosenberg & Federbush showing Lion of Judea and the Flag of Israel. Gold embossing (Very Rare) as well as Silver (Rare) and Black are offered.
The printing generally done on thin ungummed Yellowish paper, thick ungummed White paper also exists As per the letter of Dr. M. Hesky - Advisor to the Philatelic Services the Essay was submitted, in 1948, to the Israel Postal Authorities