Lot 10073
Egypt » British Post Offices » Suez
Price realised
2’400 EUR
1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Auction date
Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)

1864 (12.6) Telegram message from England to India on special telegraph form plus envelope addressed to Bombay, franked Great Britain two 6d, tied by “B02”, SUEZ / JU 12 64 circular datestamp below, some usual wrinkles, wax seal removed from reverse, a fine and rare to have both envelope and contents, showpiece

Note: In 1864, the telegraph cable from England to India was only completed up to Suez where they were sent further by surface mail