Lot 10154

Egypt » Italian Post Offices » Alexandria
Estimate: 1’200 – 1’500 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 1’200

1864 (7.12) Folded cover from Cairo via Alexandria to Genova, forwarded to Alexandria by Posta Europea, franked in transit by Italy 40c pair, tied by framed “PIROSCAFI POSTALI FRANCESI” with “ALESSANDRIA D’EGITTO / 9.Dic.64” cds alongside (type III-1), on the reverse transit pmk from Messina 15 Dic. 64 and arrival pmk Genova 18 Dic. 64, a rare combination usage

Provenance: Lars Alund

Expertise: Signed Peter Holcombe