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Lot 10116

Egypt » French Post Offices » Port Said
Estimate: 600 – 800 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:

1872 (6.1) Letter from Port Said to Annonay, France, franked 1862-72 Empire 5c. and 1871-73 25c. (strip of 3), tied with maritime anchor, with PORT-SAID / PAQ. FR. N No 3 / 6 JANV.72 marking, posted on board the “Tigre” (see Smith page 98), also framed PD handstamp, backstamped in transit MARSEILLE À LYON and arrival cancellation 14 JANV. 72, cover and stamps faults, a rare cover

Provenance: Kurt Wolfsbauer