Lot 10042

Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Port Said
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Auction date: Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: Egypt – Chalhoub Part 4

1869 (6.11) Large part folded entire from Port Said to Syra, bearing clear PORTO SAID EGYPTEN / 6.11.69 thimble circular datestamp, with s/I FRANCO alongside, franked by Greece 20 l. for internal postage on arrival, staining and part of flaps missing, extremely rare one of the seven recorded Port Said covers and the only one with this usage

Provenance: Colonel Danson, Kurt Wolfsbauer