Stamp of Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Alexandria 1867 (2.1) Entire from Alexandria to Constantinople,
Lot 20018
Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Alexandria
Price realised
6’000 – 8’000 EUR
Auction date
Wed 28 Oct 2020 at 13:00 (Europe/Zurich)

1867 (2.1) Folded entire from Alexandria to Constantinople, with five Austrian Levant 1863 Arms 3s. green, tied by “ALEXANDRIEN/2.1” large type circular datestamp, arrival backstamp, franking paying the 15 soldi rate, unique cover with such a franking with multiple of the 3 soldi green, an important exhibition showpiece

Provenance: Emile Antonini, Kurt Wolfsbauer