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Lot 10019
Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Alexandria
Estimate: 6’000 – 8’000 EUR
Auction date: Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: Egypt – Chalhoub Part 4
Unsold
Description:

1866 (12.12) Cover from Alexandria to Liverpool, England, with sixteen Austrian Levant Arms 1864 10 s. blue perf. 9 1⁄2, tied by ALEXANDRIEN / 12.12 large type circular datestamp, paying quadruple the 40 s. rate, with manuscript “56”, London “Paid” circular datestamp and “P.D.” handstamp, Trieste and Liverpool backstamps, some wrinkles and cover faults with portion of reverse missing and a cosmetic repair, an extremely rare high franking of 160 soldi

Provenance: Rivolta, Kurt Wolfsbauer

Expertise: Cert. Enzo Diena (1992)