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Lot 10111

Egypt » French Post Offices » Cairo
Estimate: 200 – 300 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 220
Description:

1867 (26.4) Folded cover from Cairo to Winterthur, Switzerland, franked with Empire 20c. (2) and 40c. (2), a double rate, tied lozenge “5119”, with LE CAIRE / BAU FRANCAIS / 26 JUIN 67 circular datestamp, and BAQ. ANGL. / 5 MAI 67, backstamped 1307 / 5 MAI 67 (Dijon postmark), arrival WINTERTHUR / 6 MAI 67 postmark, cover crease though one stamp, a scarce usage

Provenance: Lars Alund