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Stamp of Egypt » Russian Post Offices » Alexandria 1871 Lettersheet used from Alexandria to Beirut with superb strike on reverse of very rare ‘Agency of Alexandria Ropit’ datestamp
Lot 10186
Egypt » Russian Post Offices » Alexandria
Prix réalisé
1’300 EUR
Estimation
1’300 – 1’500 EUR
Date de vente
Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1871 (Feb 20) Lettersheet used from Alexandria to Beirut with superb strike on reverse of very rare ‘Agency of Alexandria Ropit’ datestamp in blue, and ‘Ropit Beirut’ arrival in blue, stamps missing at top left

Rarity: A rare cover, only four other covers recorded by Tchilinghirian and Peter Smith