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Lot 10126

Egypt » French Post Offices » Mixed Frankings
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
Sold for EUR 400
Description:

1874 (6.1) Incoming combination cover from Paris to Upper Egypt, franked France 80c., cancelled “étoile”, PARIS / 6 JANV. 74 circular datestamp alongside, with Egypt Third Issue 2 pi. cancelled POSTE EGIZIANE / ALESSANDRIA / 14 GEN 74, with handstamps framed “P.P.” in red and cursive “Franca”, backstamped with French Post Office ALEXANDRIE / EGYPTE and Egyptian Post Office Alexandria cancellation, part address excised, cover cleaned, an unusual and a scarce usage