Lot 10267

Egypt » Egyptian Post Offices Abroad » Territorial Offices » Tokar (Sudan)
Estimation: 3’000 – 4’000 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 3’600

1895 (6.7) Envelope from Tokar to Suakin, franked 4th Issue 5m rose, tied bilingual TOKAR / 6 VII 95 circular datestamp and an additional strike in the bottom right, backstamped on arrival in Suakin 8 July 95 (the month VII struck inverted), plus two single stamps 5pa rose and 1pi blue both with similar Tokar cancels, a wonderful exhibition showpiece

Rarity: Extremely rare with only two covers from this office recorded by Smith.

Provenance: Freschi

Expertise: Cert. RPS (1972)