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Lot 10073 – Egypt » British Post Offices » Suez

1864 (12.6) Telegram message from England to India on special telegraph form plus envelope addressed to Bombay franked GB 6d pair

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

Estimate 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Auction date Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
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