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Stamp of Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Alexandria 1870 (23.10) Folded cover carried at double rate of 46 soldi from Alexandria to Liverpool, England
Stamp of Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Alexandria 1870 (23.10) Folded cover carried at double rate of 46 soldi from Alexandria to Liverpool, England
Stamp of Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Alexandria 1870 (23.10) Folded cover carried at double rate of 46 soldi from Alexandria to Liverpool, England
Stamp of Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Alexandria 1870 (23.10) Folded cover carried at double rate of 46 soldi from Alexandria to Liverpool, England
Lot 10027
Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Alexandria
Price realised
950 EUR
Estimate
1’000 – 1’200 EUR
Auction date
Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1870 (23.10) Folded cover carried at double rate of 46 soldi from Alexandria to Liverpool, England, manuscript “Per Austrian Steamer via Trieste & Ostende” (route taken to avoid Paris and the Franco-Prussian War), franked by pair of 1867 3 s. green, single 10 s. blue and pair of 15 s. brown all tied by ALEXANDRIEN / 23.10 circular datestamp, manuscript “16” in red crayon being the Weiterfranco credit, also P.D. marking in red, Liverpool arrival (Nov 2) on reverse, a scarce three colour franking

Expertise: Signed Colla