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Lot 10064

Egypt » British Post Offices » Cairo
Estimation: 800 – 1’000 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 800
Description:

1864 (1.10) Envelope sent registered from Cairo to Bolton, England, with 1862-64 6d lilac pl. 4 tied by “B01”, CAIRO / OC 1 64 and ALEXANDRIA / OC 3 64 circular datestamps, paying the 6d rate via Marseilles, with manuscript “Registered” and “6d fee” denoting cash payment of the fee, scarce REGISTERED handstamp applied at Alexandria along with the circular datestamp, London registered oval datestamp and Bolton backstamp, very fine and a rare registered usage