Lot 10148
Egypt » Italian Post Offices » Alexandria
Price realised
15’000 – 20’000 EUR
Auction date
Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)

1863 (10.3) Folded entire from Alexandria to Livorno, Italy, franked Sardinia 1855- 63 10c, 20c in six singles & 40c, all neatly cancelled in blue by POSTE ITALIANE/ ALESSANDRIA D’EGITTO 10 MAR 63, with similar datestamp and framed “PIROCAFI POSTALI FRANCESI” alongside, part address panel restored, other cover faults, an extraordinary and rare franking, a stunning showpiece

Expertise: Cert. Alberto Diena (1953)