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Lot 20127 – 1878 Essay of the Khedivial Printing Works at Boulac

1878 Essay of the Khedivial Printing Works at Boulac
1878 Essay of the Khedivial Printing Works at Boulac
1878 Essay of the Khedivial Printing Works at Boulac
1878 Essay of the Khedivial Printing Works at Boulac
1878 Essay of the Khedivial Printing Works at Boulac
1878 Essay of the Khedivial Printing Works at Boulac
1878 Essay of the Khedivial Printing Works at Boulac
1878 Essay of the Khedivial Printing Works at Boulac
Lot 20127 – 1878 Essay of the Khedivial Printing Works at Boulac
Egypt » 1879 Surcharges
Price realised
3’000 EUR
Estimate
3’400 EUR
Auction date
Mon 5 Dec 2022 at 16:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description

1878 Essay of the Khedivial Printing Works at Boulac: “5 PARAS” on 2 1/2pi. grey lilac and “10 PARAS” on 2 1/2pi. grey lilac, perforated 12 1/2, surcharged in black, an important and extremely rare pair of essays which were missing from several of the great Egypt collections (Nile Post E81-E82).

Note: The Essay is inscribed in French and Arabic, arranged to fit inside the oval of the vignette, with vertical lines to obliterate the original denomination. The surcharge is in black and red.

Provenance: Vahan Andonian

Catalogue ref: E81-E82

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