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Stamp of Egypt » British Post Offices » Cairo 1863 (10.11) “Crowned Circle” "PAID AT CAIRO" in red on cover from Cairo to Stewartsville, PA, U.S.A
Lot 20063
Egypt » British Post Offices » Cairo
Prix réalisé
Invendu
Estimation
2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Date de vente
Wed 28 Oct 2020 at 13:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1863 (10.11) “Crowned Circle” « PAID AT CAIRO » in red on cover from Cairo to Stewartsville, PA, U.S.A., with CAIRO / NO 10 63 circular datestamp alongside, London transit post mark NO 25 63, and New York arrival post mark Dec 11, a late usage of the crowned circle in Cairo, one month before the latest recorded usage Smith page 66, a very rare usage

Provenance: Lars Alund