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Lot 10101

Egypt » French Post Offices » Alexandria
Estimate: 700 – 1’000 EUR
Auction date: Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: Egypt – Chalhoub Part 4
Unsold
Description:

1869 (20.3) Large registered envelope from Alexandria to Bordeaux, France, franked France Empire 1862 40c. (x3), tied lozenge “5080”, with ALEXANDRIE / EGYPTE / 20 MARS 69 circular datestamp below, manuscript “Chargé” also straight-line CHARGÉ handstamp, with PAQ. ANGL. circular datestamp and framed PD, backstamped on arrival BORDEAUX / 27 MARS 69 and registration weight table, stamps with oxidised colour, pair with filing fold and one with tear, registered envelopes are scarce