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Lot 10194

Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Consular Offices » Cavala
Estimate: 13’000 – 16’000 EUR
Auction date: Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Auction: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalog: Egypt – Chalhoub Part 4
Unsold
Description:

1871 (26.5) Folded cover from Cavala to Constantinople franked at double rate with 2nd Issue 1867 2 pi. blue tied by bold strike of V.R.POSTE EGIZIANE / CAVALA / 26 MAG 1871 circular datestamp, further superb strike at upper right of cover, backstamped on arrival V.R. POSTE EGIZIANE / CONSTANTINOPOLI / 28 MAG 1871 (partially excised), usual minor tone spots, a superb strike from this extremely rare town, plus mint Cavalla interpostal seal

Provenance : Emile Antonini

Expertise: Signed Silvano Sorani