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Lot 10261

Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Territorial Offices » Massawa (Sudan)
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 1’900
Description:

1884 (13.4) Cover from Massawa to India, franked vertical pair Provisional 1884 20 paras on 5 piastres green, tied bi-lingual MASSAWAH datestamp, further strike on front, with SEA POST OFFICE / JUN: 12 circular datestamp and ADEN / 16 JUN. 84, opened on three sides, minor cover faults, a rare usage

Provenance: Peter Smith