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Stamp of Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Port Said 1870 (12.6) Folded cover from Port Said to Greece with Austrian Levant 1867 10s. blue tied by the rare PORT SAID/EGYPTEN thimble cds
Lot 20039
Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Port Said
Prix réalisé
6’500 EUR
Estimation
4’000 – 6’000 EUR
Date de vente
Wed 28 Oct 2020 at 13:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1870 (12.6) Folded cover from Port Said to Syra, Greece, with Austrian Levant 1867 10s. blue tied by the rare PORT SAID/EGYPTEN thimble circular datestamp, with manuscript « 20 » on arrival and further franked a Greek 20L blue Large Hermes Head, some cover tone spots, very rare as very few covers covers are known of the Port Said Office, an important combination usage