Lot 10251
Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Territorial Offices » Dongola (Sudan)
Estimation: 300 – 400 EUR
Date de vente: Mon 14 Jun 2021 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Vente aux enchères: 2021 Spring Auction Series
Catalogue: Egypt – Chalhoub Part 4
Vendu pour EUR 300

1885 (22.4) Envelope from Dongola, “On Her Majesty’s Service” envelope (with contents) addressed to Captain Wilson then re-addressed to London and redirected locally, bearing 4th Issue 20 paras rose-carmine (2) tied by light bi-lingual circular datestamp and showing another strike alongside, envelope and stamps with faults, scarce

Provenance: Dr. William Byam

Note: The letter enclosed gives details of troops summer quarters and the hope that Captain Wilson will soon recover and be fit to resume command