Lot 10044

Egypt » Austrian Post Offices » Mixed Frankings
Estimation: 6’000 – 8’000 EUR
Date de vente: Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Vente: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalogue: Egypt – Chalhoub Part 4
Vendu pour EUR 4’000

1866 (28.5) Folded cover from Cairo to Trieste, with two singles of the Egypt 1866 1st Issue 1 pi. mauve, tied POSTE VICE-REALI EGIZIANE / CAIRO / 27.MAG.66 circular datestamp, franked Austrian Levant 15 s. brown in transit and tied superb strike ALEXANDRIEN / 28.5 circular datestamp, very fine, attractive and an important mixed franking usage

Rarity: Only 6 recorded covers with Egypt 1st Issue travelled through the Austrian Post Office

Provenance: Kurt Wolfsbauer