Lot 10183

Egypt » Russian Post Offices » Alexandria
Estimate: 4’000 – 5’000 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 7’500

1866 (April 3) Folded cover from Alexandria to Akexandrette franked ROPiT 2 pi. cancelled ‘782’ triangle of dots handstamp of Alexandrette in blue on arrival, extremely clear cancellation of Alexandria ‘PORT ALEKSANDRIYA’ next to stamp, back of letter with circular cancellation of Alexandrette, an extremely fine and stunning showpiece

Provenance: Jeidel, Lars Alund