Sunday, March 09, 2008

Uruguay Salutes the Maccabiah

Uruguay Salutes the Maccabiah Star of DavidStar of David appears on a Uruguay postage stamp issued in 1991 to mark the Jewish sport games. I can understand the interest of the Israeli Postal Authority to issue such stamps, but why would any Uruguayan citizen be interested in such a subject seems enigmatic to me.

Togo, Friendship with Israel Stamp

Star of David  postage stamp  Togo 1965

Star of David appears on a postage stamp issued by Togo in 1965. The Friendship lasted until 1973 War. In 1987 Togo renewed diplomatic ties with Israel.

The Synagogue of Cordoba

Star of David postage stamps Spain 1998

Star of David appears on a sheet of postage stamps issued by Spain in 1998 titled History Building Jewish Castle Caminos De Sefarad. The Synagogue of Cordoba is on top left.