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Stamp of Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Mixed Frankings 1866 (28.5) Folded cover from Cairo to Trieste, with two Egypt 1866 1st Issue 1 pi. in combination with Austrian Levant 15 s. brown
Stamp of Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Mixed Frankings 1866 (28.5) Folded cover from Cairo to Trieste, with two Egypt 1866 1st Issue 1 pi. in combination with Austrian Levant 15 s. brown
Stamp of Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Mixed Frankings 1866 (28.5) Folded cover from Cairo to Trieste, with two Egypt 1866 1st Issue 1 pi. in combination with Austrian Levant 15 s. brown
Stamp of Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Mixed Frankings 1866 (28.5) Folded cover from Cairo to Trieste, with two Egypt 1866 1st Issue 1 pi. in combination with Austrian Levant 15 s. brown
Lot 10044
Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Mixed Frankings
Price realised
4’000 EUR
Estimate
6’000 – 8’000 EUR
Auction date
Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1866 (28.5) Folded cover from Cairo to Trieste, with two singles of the Egypt 1866 1st Issue 1 pi. mauve, tied POSTE VICE-REALI EGIZIANE / CAIRO / 27.MAG.66 circular datestamp, franked Austrian Levant 15 s. brown in transit and tied superb strike ALEXANDRIEN / 28.5 circular datestamp, very fine, attractive and an important mixed franking usage

Rarity: Only 6 recorded covers with Egypt 1st Issue travelled through the Austrian Post Office

Provenance: Kurt Wolfsbauer