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Stamp of Egypt » Russian Post Offices » Alexandria 1881 Shipping manifest of the Russian Company for Steam-shipping and Trade (ROPiT) for goods to be transported from Alexandria to Salonica
Lot 10188
Egypt » Russian Post Offices » Alexandria
Prix réalisé
400 EUR
Estimation
400 – 500 EUR
Date de vente
Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1881 Shipping manifest of the Russian Company for Steam-shipping and Trade (Russkoe Obshchestvo Parokhodstva i Torgovli), commonly referred to as ROPiT, the document, in French, describes the goods to be transported from Alexandria to Salonica, dated 29/7/1881, the Russian postal service with Egypt followed upon the founding of this Russian Company, the document is obliterated in blue with the Coat of Arms of ROPiT, some creasing, an important item

Provenance: Lipschutz collection, “Cihangir” (H. Schaefer)