2020 March Egypt & Persia Online Auction – 31/3/2020

17 lots
Lot 2031
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
5pa die proof in black, ‘BEFORE HARDENING’ and dated ‘Nov 13, 1878’, some oxidisation, scarce
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 2032
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
5pa to 5pi part set of six, imperforate proofs with inverted wmk, some thins, a scarce lot, some signed Holcombe
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Lot 2033
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
5pa brown, block of four, neatly tied or cancelled by pen crosses on 1880 local official wrapper to Cairo, unusual & a scarce usage
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 2034
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1883 Envelope franked with 5pa pale brown block of eight tied to back by Manzaleh 11 MA 1883 cds, further strike on front, backflap missing, rare
Estimate: 400 – 500 EUR
Lot 2035
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
5pa pale brown, mint single showing ‘Arabic words at bottom connected’, very fine and scarce (NP $225)
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 2036
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1881 Postal History reduced printed wrapper franked with 10p pale claret, tied to front, arrival to reverse “Mansouram” 2 SE 81, horizontal filing crease,…
Estimate: 300 – 350 EUR
Lot 2037
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1881 Wrapper franked 10p pale-claret tied by Cairo datestamp 3rd April 81, sent locally, vertical filing creases, slit in part, rare
Estimate: 250 – 350 EUR
Lot 2038
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1882 Envelope franked with four 10pa pale slate tied by Alexandrie cds AVR 19 82, sent to Italy with Brindisi and Modena arrival bs, envelope heavily toned
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 2039
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
10pa gray, block of eight, neatly tied on reverse of 1883 registered envelope from Minouf to Cairo, showing boxed registered hs on front, attractive and…
Estimate: 500 – 700 EUR
Lot 2040
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1882 Envelope franked with block of four 10p pale slate tied to back by Samanoud cds 23 MR 82, sent to Alexandrie, with arrival cds dated 23 MR 82, opened…
Estimate: 250 – 300 EUR
Lot 2041
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1882 Envelope franked with two pairs of 10p pale slate tied by Cairo cds 20 NO 82 sent to Vienna, embossed flap, disinfection slices, some toning
Estimate: 200 – 250 EUR
Lot 2042
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
20pa die proof in black on glossy card (92 x 60mm), with inscription ‘BEFORE HARDENING’ and dated ‘Nov 19, 1878’, some oxidisation, scarce
Estimate: 400 – 500 EUR
Lot 2043
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
20pa blue, neatly tied by CAIRO cds on local cover sent within Cairo, creases and stains, unusual & a scarce printed matter usage
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 2044
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1881 Postal History wrapper franked with vertical pair 20p cobalt blue tied by Port said cds, addresed to Lagazicion, vertical filing creases one affecting…
Estimate: 200 – 250 EUR
Lot 2045
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
20pa blue, vertical pair, neatly tied or cancelled by blue cds on local official wrapper to Cairo, unusual & a scarce usage
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 2046
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1881 Envelope franked with vertical pair of 20pa cobalt blue, tied by Alexandrie cds sent to Mansoura, flap missing, vertical filing crease which has slip…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 2047
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1879 Fourth Issue De La Rue 5p green block of six used with cds cancel, vertical crease and trimmed right side, scarce
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR