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Lot 10227

Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Consular Offices » Rodi (Greece)
Estimation: 6’000 – 8’000 EUR
Date de vente: Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Vente: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalogue: Egypt – Chalhoub Part 4
Vendu pour EUR 6’000
Description:

1879 (15.2) Printed commercial envelope from Rodi to Tanta, addressed to Jean Michailidie in the Greek Consulate, franked Third Issue 1 piastre scarlet, tied V. R. POSTE EGIZIANE / RODI / 15 FEB 79 circular datestamp, backstamped Alexandria and Tanta, missing backflap and improved fault at top of envelope, an important showpiece

Rarity: One of only four covers recoded by Peter Smith