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Lot 10082

Egypt » British Post Offices » Mixed Frankings
Estimate: 15’000 – 20’000 EUR
Auction date: Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: Egypt – Chalhoub Part 4
Sold for EUR 12’500
Description:

1866 (3.5) Cover from Bath, England to British Consul in Jeddah franked by 1865 6d and sent care of British Consul in Suez. Forwarded to Jeddah with Egypt 1866 1pi. tied by POSTE VICE-REALI EGIZIANE / SUEZ / 21 MAG. 66 circular datestamp, with British Post Office SUEZ / MY 12 66 circular datestamp alongside, backstamped LONDON MAY 3 66, a very fine cover and an outstanding usage

Provenance: “Cihangir” (H. Schaefer)