Israel

Date2009, 22 IV
Value6.10
Catalog no.?
TopicJoselewicz, Berek
OccasionPolish Year in Israel
DescriptionIsraelian-Polish joint issue. The sheet and stamp show Berek Joselewicz sitting on a horse, wearing a captain's uniform, and heading a regiment during the battle of Kock. Painting made in 1893 by the Polish painter Juliusz Kossak. Author Marzanna DÄ…browska. Inscriptions on the frame: 'Polish Year in Israel / BEREK JOSELEWICZ a Jewish fighter for Polish freedom. Last battle Kock 1809' (also in Polish and Hebrew).