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Stamp of Egypt » British Post Offices » Alexandria 1875 (2.1) Large legal size envelope from Alexandria
Lot 20059
Egypt » British Post Offices » Alexandria
Prix réalisé
Invendu
Estimation
1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Date de vente
Wed 28 Oct 2020 at 13:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1875 (2.1) Large legal size envelope from Alexandria to London, franked 4d x 2 pl. 13 + 1s, paid at double rate (1s. 4d. + registration of 4d.). Found to be quadruple rate = 2s. 8d., thus charged missing 1s. + 6d, tied “B01”, ALEXANDRIA / JA 2 75 circular datestamp, extremely rare framed INSUFFICIENTLY PAID handstamp on cover to London, arrival London backstamp, somewhat soiled, very fine and an attractive registered usage