Los 10104

Egypt » French Post Offices » Alexandria
Schätzung: 13’000 – 15’000 EUR
Auktionsdatum: Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auktion: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Katalog: Egypt – Chalhoub Part 4
Verkauft für EUR 18’000

1871 (8.8) Registered linen lined envelope from Alexandria to Paris, bearing France 1869 5f. grey horizontal strip of four, vertical strip of three and four singles on flap, 1863-70 80c. rose horizontal strip of five, 1870-71 imperforate Bordeaux 20c. blue, each tied by lozenge “5080”, black framed PD, with ALEXANDRIE / EGYPTE / 8 AOUT 71 circular datestamp alongside, straight-line CHARGÉ with manuscript “No.696”, blue Paris (16/8) arrival marking on reverse, some usual cover faults, unique rate of 59.20f. and the highest franking known from Alexandria

Provenance: Maurice Burrus

Expertise: Cert. Vachat (2009)