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Stamp of Egypt » Greek Post Office » Alexandria 1875 (26.8) Incoming entire letter from Athens to Alexandria sent unpaid and franked by Greek 3 postage due 20 lep stamps
Lot 10140
Egypt » Greek Post Office » Alexandria
Prix réalisé
Invendu
Estimation
3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Date de vente
Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1875 (26.8) Incoming entire letter from Athens to Alexandria sent unpaid, struck with handstruck 60 due marking on front panel with Athens dispatch circular datestamp at right. Taxed on arrival in Alexandria (Aug 26) and franked by Greek 3 postage due 20 lep stamps, tied with diamond of dots and “97” of the Greek Post Office of Alexandria, some ageing and one stamp affect by file fold, still and outstanding and rare postage due usage

Note: Illustrated in Smith on page 44