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Lot 10248

Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Territorial Offices » Dabroussah
Estimate: 500 – 700 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:

1888-1906 5m rose-carmine cancelled DABROUSSAH / VI 90, a very fine strike, tear at top right, unique cancellation on a stamp (another cancellation is known on an Interpostal seal), an important exhibition showpiece

Provenance: Peter Smith

Note: No covers have been reported from the Dabroussah office. Due to the building of the Aswan High Dam, the town is now submerged under Lake Nasser.