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Lot 10020

Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Alexandria
Estimate: 5’000 – 6’000 EUR
Auction date: Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: Egypt – Chalhoub Part 4
Unsold
Description:

1867 (12.2) Cover from Alexandria to Liverpool, England, with Austrian Levant 1864 Arms perf. 9 1/2 5 s. red vertical pair and 15 s. brown ten singles, tied by ALEXANDRIEN / 12.2 large type circular datestamp, paying quadruple the 40s rate, with ms “56,” London “Paid” circular datestamp and “P.D.” handstamp, Liverpool backstamp, minor soiling, cover wrinkles affecting three stamps, extremely rare high franking paying the 160 soldi rate

Provenance: Alexander, Henry Houser, Kurt Wolfsbauer