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Lot 10067

Egypt » British Post Offices » Cairo
Estimation: 1’200 – 1’500 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 1’600
Description:

1870 (24.1) Envelope from Cairo to the USA, with 1867-80 6d pl. 8, 1s pl. 4 pair, 1858- 79 1d red pl. 73 and pl. 114 (3), paying double the 1s 5d rate (although the rate had been reduced to 1s 2d at the start of the month), with blue CAIRO / JA 24 72 circular datestamp, and London “PAID” circular datestamp and Philadelphia backstamp, very fine, colourful, attractive and a scarce franking