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347 lots
Lot 62000
Egypt » Early Letters
1724 Entire lettersheet headed ‘Cairo’ and sent to Venice dated 17 June 1724, short letter, central vertical filing crease, fine and scarce
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62001
Egypt » Early Letters
1735 Entire lettersheet headed ‘Cairo’ and sent to Venice dated 25 March 1735, red wax seal, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62002
Egypt » Austrian Post Offices
1851-1884 Egypt Austrian Post offices: A study of the Austrian Post Office in Alexandria, set-out on eight album pages with five covers and x35 stamps,…
Estimate: 240 – 300 EUR
Lot 62003
Egypt » British Post Offices
1860 (Dec 5) Envelope from Alexandria to Scotland with two GB 1855-57 4d tied by “B01” numerals, ms “Insufficiently stamped / 1d”, reverse with despatch,…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 62004
Egypt » British Post Offices
1861-71, Group of three covers incl. 1869 (18.1) envelope to New York franked GB 2d blue, 3d rose and 6d lilac, cancelled partly clear “BO1” of Cairo,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62005
Egypt » British Post Offices
1870 Cover sent to London franked with GB Queen Victoria 4d vermilion plate 12 pair tied by “B01” Alexandria, dated “CAIRO” cds in blue to back 20 AU 70,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62006
Egypt » British Post Offices
1871 & 1873, Two covers with one from the British Post Office in Alexandria and one incoming to BPO in Alexandria; 1871 envelope from Great Britain with…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62007
Egypt » French Post Offices
1844-49, Two stampless covers; 1844 Entire to Malta with Alexandria French PO cds and “PURIFIE AU LAZARET / MALTE” circular cachet; 1849 Cover to Paris…
Estimate: 50 – 70 EUR
Lot 62008
Egypt » French Post Offices
1866 (Feb 26) Entire from Alexandria to Switzerland with 1862 40c orange and 20c blue tied by “5080” large number lozenge, despatch cds below, reverse…
Estimate: 50 – 70 EUR
Lot 62009
Egypt » French Post Offices
1872 (29.4) Folded cover to Marseille, franked Empire Lauré 80c tied black GC5119, with Le Caire cds alongside and Marseille bs, fine and scarce, signed…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62010
Egypt » Greek Post Office
Two album pages with Greek stamps used in Alexandria, the first page with Large Hermes Heads 5l, 20l pair, 40l (4), 80l (3) and postage due 40l all with…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62011
Egypt » Italian Post Offices
1863-1884 Study of Italian offices in Alexandria with ‘ALESSANDRIA D’EGITTO’ cds, set-out on three album pages with three covers and seven stamps, condition…
Estimate: 240 – 300 EUR
Lot 62012
Egypt » Russian Post Offices
1883 Envelope from Constantinople to Cairo, franked 1879 7k tied large oval ROPIT/KONSTANTINOPOL/4.JANV.83 ds, fine and scarce incoming cover
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 62013
Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Consular Offices
CONSTANTINOPLE: 1878 (Jan 9) Envelope from Constantinople to Cairo with 1874-75 10pa perf.13.5×12.5 pair and 1pi scarlet tied by clear cds with further…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62014
Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Consular Offices
CONSTANTINOPLE: 1875 Egyptian Post Offices Abroad: A cover franked with a 20pa slate blue and 1pi vermilion (Third Issue) tied by a “CONSTANTINOPLE POSTE…
Estimate: 120 – 150 EUR
Lot 62015
Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Consular Offices
CONSTANTINOPLE: 1876 (Aug 23) Envelope from Constantinople to Cairo with 1874-75 20pa perf.13.5×12.5 and 1pi scarlet tied by clear cds with further strike…
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 62016
Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Consular Offices
CONSTANTINOPLE: 1876 (Aug 30) Envelope from Constantinople to Cairo with 1874-75 1pi and 2pi tied by Constantinople cds with further strike adjacent, reverse…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62017
Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Consular Offices
DARDANELLI: 1874 1pi red, three examples each showing part of a blue cds, overlapped to form one nearly complete impression of the DARDANELLI double circle…
Estimate: 80 – 100 EUR
Lot 62018
Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Territorial Offices
BARBER (Sudan): 1872 20pa horizontal pair showing centrally struck BERBER cds, cancellation has been enhanced with some ink, fine and scarce
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62019
Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Territorial Offices
MASSAWA: 1874-75 Third Issue 10pa grey vertical pair with MASSAWA cds, minor faults, a reasonably clear strike of this scarce cancellation
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62020
Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Territorial Offices
SUAKIN: 1897 (11.5) Envelope from written from British Officer originally in Dongola, from Suakin to London, England, franked 1888-1906 5m rose-carmine,…
Estimate: 800 – 1’000 EUR
Lot 62021
Egypt » 1864-1906 Essays
1866 Essay of Riester in four different colours, some minor faults. a scarce group (5)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 62022
Egypt » 1864-1906 Essays
1866 Essay of Riester complete set of essays in the four recorded colours showing marginal ornaments, very fine and scarce (NP $500)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 62023
Egypt » 1864-1906 Essays
1866 Essays of Reister with ornamentation and horizontal scorelines, in brown (2, one with decent impression of ornament and one without), green (with…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62024
Egypt » 1864-1906 Essays
1867 Essay of Penasson 1pi black, vertical pair, fine and scarce
Estimate: 180 – 220 EUR
Lot 62025
Egypt » 1864-1906 Essays
1867 Essay of Penasson 1pi brown, creased and toned, scarce
Estimate: 50 – 70 EUR
Lot 62026
Egypt » 1864-1906 Essays
1867 Essay of Penasson 10pa, scarce
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62027
Egypt » 1864-1906 Essays
1867 Essay of Penasson 2pi, minor imperfections, scarce
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62028
Egypt » 1864-1906 Essays
1867-71 Essays of Penasson selection six different, all but one imperforate, some faults, a scarce group (6)
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Lot 62029
Egypt » 1864-1906 Essays
1871 Essay of Penasson selection sis essays in four different colours, imperf and perf, with and without value, some faults, fine and scarce group (6)
Estimate: 120 – 180 EUR
Lot 62030
Egypt » 1864-1906 Essays
1871 Essay of Charles Skipper 2pi die proof in black, on special Dr. W. Byam Christmas 1946 card, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 62031
Egypt » 1864-1906 Essays
1906 Bradbury & Wilkinson 10m essay affixed to card showing camels and Bedouins in red, blue and black, “SPECIMEN” perfin that has caused a small piece…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62032
Egypt » 1866 First Issue
5pa to 10pi complete set of seven proofs on unwatermarked paper, in top sheet marginal blocks of four, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 62033
Egypt » 1866 First Issue
1867 (May 28) Wrapper sent locally in Cairo with 1866 10pa perf.12 1/2 tied by blue Cairo cds with further strike adjacent, stamps has been excised and…
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 62034
Egypt » 1866 First Issue
ONE OF ONLY FOUR RECORDED COMBINATION COVERS1866 Envelope from England to the British Consul in Jeddah, sent by British Packet via Marseilles with 1865-67…
Estimate: 5’000 – 7’000 EUR
Lot 62035
Egypt » 1866 First Issue
1866 5pi Rose with error overprinted 10pi, unused, minor imperfections, scarce
Estimate: 240 – 300 EUR
Lot 62036
Egypt » 1866 First Issue
1866 5pi Rose imperf. with error overprinted 10pi, unused, thin, just cut into, scarce
Estimate: 120 – 150 EUR
Lot 62037
Egypt » 1867-69 Penasson
1867-69 Second Issue 5pi FORGERY in block of four, some perf. separation so fragile, unusual
Estimate: 40 – 50 EUR
Lot 62038
Egypt » 1867-69 Penasson
5pi brown, forgery in unused block of four, a fine item for comparison
Estimate: 50 – 70 EUR
Lot 62039
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1872 Third Issue 5pa study on an album page, with 8 examples showing various printing flaws and varieties showing white spots and plate damage, plus no…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62040
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1872 (Jan 26) Envelope from Cairo to Samanud with 1872 1pi rose-red 12.5×13.5 tied by Cairo cds, arrival bs, reverse torn, fine usage in the first…
Estimate: 50 – 70 EUR
Lot 62041
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1873 (Jan 29) Envelope from Cairo to Samanud with 1872 1pi rose-red 12.5×13.5 tied by Cairo cds (showing variety year date above month), arrival bs, fine,…
Estimate: 50 – 70 EUR
Lot 62042
Egypt » 1872-75 Penasson
1873 (Jul 10) Envelope sent registered from Alexandria to Cairo with three 1pi perf.13 1/3 (one faulty), with “RACCOMANDATE” hs above, arrival bs, minor…
Estimate: 80 – 100 EUR
Lot 62043
Egypt » 1874 Bulaq
1874-75 Third Issue 5pa to 5pi set of 7 in mint blocks of four, the 5pa with a tête-bêche, some minor tone spots, fine to very fine and still housed in…
Estimate: 500 – 600 EUR
Lot 62044
Egypt » 1874 Bulaq
1877 (May 22) Envelope from Alexandria to cairo with 1874-75 1pi perf.12 1/2 tied by Alexandria cds, underpaid with “AFFRANCATURA / INSUFFICENTE” and clear…
Estimate: 240 – 300 EUR
Lot 62045
Egypt » 1874 Bulaq
1874-75 Third Issue 1pi vertical tête-bêche pair, lightly cancelled, very fine
Estimate: 80 – 100 EUR
Lot 62046
Egypt » 1874 Bulaq
1pi red, used imperforate between horizontal pair, fine and scarce
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 62047
Egypt » 1874 Bulaq
1874-75 Third Issue 2pi yellow in mint nh block of 20 perf.13 1/3 x 12 1/2, some perf. separation, very fine an important showpiece, ex Byam
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Lot 62048
Egypt » 1874 Bulaq
1877 Envelope to Italy with 1874-75 20pa perf.12 1/2, 2pi perf.12 1/2 x 13 1/3 and 5pi PERF. 12 1/2 x 13 1/3, all tied by Cairo cds, paying five time the…
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 62049
Egypt » 1879 Surcharges
5pa on 2 1/2pi violet, unused single showing INVERTED SURCHARGE, very fine and originally from the very rare inverted surcharged sheet, cert. C.F.Hass…
Estimate: 80 – 100 EUR
Lot 62050
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: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62051
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1879 De La Rue 10pa lilac, mint and mint nh complete sheet of sixty with plate no. 2, block of four separated and replaced, otherwise, fresh, very fine…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 62052
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: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 62053
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: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 62054
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: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 62055
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: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 62056
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1882 Envelope franked with a vertical strip of four 10p pale slate tied by Alexandrie cds sent to Ryde, Isle of Wight, England, cover faults, reduced at…
Estimate: 40 – 50 EUR
Lot 62057
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: 40 – 50 EUR
Lot 62058
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1879 De La Rue 10pa grey, mint and mint nh complete sheet of sixty with plate no.1, fresh, very fine and a very rare complete pane
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 62059
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
10pa Grey, block of eight, neatly tied on reverse of 1883 registered envelope from Minouf to Cairo, showing boxed registered hs on front, attractive and…
Estimate: 400 – 500 EUR
Lot 62060
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1882 Envelope franked with strip of four 10p pale slate tied by Ismailiah 31 AO 82 cds and sent to Ryde, Isle of Wight, England, with SP 14 82 arrival…
Estimate: 40 – 50 EUR
Lot 62061
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: 340 – 400 EUR
Lot 62062
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: 80 – 100 EUR
Lot 62063
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: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 62064
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: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 62065
Egypt » 1879 De La Rue
1879 De La Rue 5pi blue-green, inverted wmk, mint and mint nh complete sheet of sixty with plate 6, fresh, very fine and a very rare complete pane
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Lot 62066
Egypt » 1884 Changed Colours
10pa green, block of thirty, tied on large envelope fragment, and paying the 7 1/2 piastre rate, unusual and scarce, ex Peter Smith
Estimate: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 62067
Egypt » 1884 Changed Colours
20pa deep rose, vertical pair, neatly cancelled by SUEZ/STATION cds on 1884 cover to Cairo, cvr faults and flap missing, unusual & a scarce Station usage
Estimate: 80 – 100 EUR
Lot 62068
Egypt » 1884 Changed Colours
1888 Part printed memorandum header envelope, franked with 20p deep rose tied, additional Cairo cds to front 24 Jan 88, is torn to front and been reinforced…
Estimate: 80 – 100 EUR
Lot 62069
Egypt » 1884 Changed Colours
20pa deep rose & 1pi blue, neatly cancelled by CAIRE/RECOMMANDEE-DEPART cds on 1886 registered cover sent within Cairo, boxed registered hs alongside,…
Estimate: 80 – 100 EUR
Lot 62070
Egypt » 1884 Changed Colours
1pi blue and 1888-1906 1m brown (3), all neatly tied by CAIRE cds on 1905 printed Telegram envelope sent within Cairo, a very fine and scarce usage
Estimate: 500 – 800 EUR
Lot 62071
Egypt » 1884 Changed Colours
1900 (Sep 8) Postcard sent from Stuttgart (Wurtemburg) to St. Ingbert (Bavaria) the sent locally in St. Ingbert then on to Philippople in Bulgaria, the…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62072
Egypt » 1884 Changed Colours
1900 Bulletin D’Expedition printed card, franked with 1pi blue (corner fault), and fine pair of 5pi slates tied by Cairo datestamp, sent to Switzerland,…
Estimate: 80 – 100 EUR
Lot 62073
Egypt » 1884 Changed Colours
1884 Postal Administration document from W.E.Halton the Director General and signed by him, unusual
Estimate: 80 – 100 EUR
Lot 62074
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
1888-1906 Fourth Issue group with 1m, 2m, 3m, 5m, 1pi, 5pi and 10pi in blocks of four cancelled-to-order by Ghesireh Palace Hotel PO cds, fine and attractive…
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 62075
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
1m to 10pi complete set of eight in mint nh blocks of four, fresh and very fine
Estimate: 240 – 300 EUR
Lot 62076
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
1888-1906 2m pale green, bisected single tied on fragment by LOUXOR cds, unusual
Estimate: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 62077
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
1888-1906 De La Rue 2pi orange-brown, wmk upright, mint and mint nh complete sheet of sixty with plate 1, fresh, very fine and a very rare complete pane
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 62078
Egypt » 1888-1906 New Currency
10pi mauve, mint nh top left control number block of four with numeral “1”, fresh, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62079
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1917 First Pictorial Issue 1m olive-brown tied to front of picture postcard by a Retta cancel, and one to the back tied by a “CAIRO” 10 JL 17 cds, sent…
Estimate: 30 – 40 EUR
Lot 62080
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1914 Complete set of imperforates proofs on mint nh unwmkd paper, very fine and scarce (NP $360+)
Estimate: 120 – 150 EUR
Lot 62081
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1914 1m to 200m complete set of ten, imperorated and neatly tied on presentation card by Alexandria cds, very fine
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62082
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1915 2m on 3m orange-yellow, mint single showing INVERTED SURCHARGE, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 100 – 160 EUR
Lot 62083
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1915 Pictorials 100m corner marginal block of four Control Number A.22, mint never hinged, very fine and very rare
Estimate: 400 – 500 EUR
Lot 62084
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1922 Crown Overprint (type I) mint sheet of 100, portion of selvedge remaining showing control “A.23”, perf. reinforcement in several places, fine
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62085
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1922 Crown Overprints: Envelope sent from Alexandria to Bohemia, Czechoslovkia, franked with Crown overprinted 5m pink pair and 15m indigo, tied by “VAPOR/D’ALESSANDRE”…
Estimate: 50 – 70 EUR
Lot 62086
Egypt » 1914-1922 Pictorials
1922 Crown Ovpts: 20m olive green, type I, used single showing double overprint with central Alexandria cds, few short perfs and two small surface abrasions,…
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 62087
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1922 Essays of Harrison 15m two singles, in brown and red, both on gummed paper, very fine
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 62088
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1922 Essay of Harrison 5m bright, single neatly mounted on card, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62089
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1922 Essays of Harrison 5m red-brown, perforated block of four, very fine
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62090
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1922 Essays of Harrison 5m red-brown, left imperf. sheet marginal block of four, very fine
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Lot 62091
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1922 Essays of Harrison 10m red, left marginal perforated wmkd pair, very fine
Estimate: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 62092
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1922 Essays of Harrison 10m blue, imperf on wmkd paper, block of four but cut in on two sides
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Lot 62093
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1922 Essays of Harrison 15m blue, top marginal perforated wmkd pair, very fine
Estimate: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 62094
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1922 Harrison & Sons 50m essay in brown in sheetlet of four, very fine
Estimate: 500 – 600 EUR
Lot 62095
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1922 Essays of Harrison 50m brown, imperforated single, very fine
Estimate: 70 – 100 EUR
Lot 62096
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1922 Essays of Harrison 50m gray, perforated single, very fine
Estimate: 60 – 80 EUR
Lot 62097
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1922 Essay of Harrison £E1 dark brown, top left corner marginal single, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Lot 62098
Egypt » 1914-53 Pictorial, Farouk and Fuad Essays
1927-37 Second Portrait 10m enlarged proof in blue (152 x 182mm), photographic line-illustration, unusual and very rare
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 62099
Egypt » 1922-1936 King Fouad I Definitives
1923-24 First Portrait 4m red-brown, 15m blue pair, 50m blue-green, 100m purple and 200m mauve, proofs on gummed paper or ungummed paper, 200m creased,…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR