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Stamp of Egypt » British Post Offices » Cairo 1870 (25.2) Combination cover from Cairo to Nettstal,
Lot 10068
Egypt » British Post Offices » Cairo
Price realised
150 EUR
Estimate
150 – 200 EUR
Auction date
Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1870 (25.2) Combination folded cover from Cairo to Nettstal, Switzerland. Delivered at the British Post Office in Cairo and postmarked there with the circular datestamp CAIRO / FE 25 70, forwarded to the French Post Office in Alexandria, franked France 1867 20c and 40c, cancelled with the obliterator “5080”, and ALEXANDRIE / EGYPTE / 26 FEVR 70, backstamped on arrival NETTSTAL / 6 III 70, unusual and a very scarce usage

Provenance: Lars Alund