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Lot 10174

Egypt » Italian Post Offices » Mixed Frankings
Estimate: 1’800 – 2’400 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
Description:

1868 (15.5) Envelope from Tanta to Palermo, Italy, bearing Egypt 2nd Issue 1pi. rose-red (2) tied by “POSTE VICE REALI EGIZIANE TANTA 15 / MAG / 68” cds, carried to Alexandria and Italy 1863-65 60c. dull-violet pair affixed and tied by very clear “234” in dots, “ALESSANDRIA D’EGGITO / POSTE ITALIANE / 15 MAG 69” c.d.s. alongside, black framed “PIROSCAFI / POSTALI / ITALIANI” alongside, addressed to Palermo, part of backflap missing, fine and an extremely scarce double rate usage

Expertise: Cert. Silvano Sorani (1984), Vachat (2009)