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Auction 35
Public Auction
18 | March | 2023   15:35 H
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Lot #CountryImages DescriptionStarting PriceRealized Price
72 EGYPT
Egypt French office, folded letter sent to Malta with ALEXANDRIE postmark applied on 27/8/1841 repeated on the bach but with "7 SEPT 41" dater and handwritten "Affranchissement obligatoire" (Compulsory postage). Since there was no French post office in Malta, the postage could not be paid by the recipient. After return to the sender, probable transport via forwarder to Malta because inside note of... recipient attesting reception on 4 November. RARE.read more
€ 100
€ 100
73 EGYPT
Egypt French office, incoming prepaid folded letter from Livorno on 1/10/1851 sent to ALEXANDRIE. Handwritten note "Col Vapore Postale Francese". INTERESTING.
€ 40
€ 40
74 EGYPT
Egypt French office, French receipt of a Registered letter sent from Alexandria on 7/2/1843. SCARCE.
€ 30
€ 60
75 EGYPT
Egypt French office, triple rate folded letter sent from Alexandria on 14/12/1858 to Lighorn Grand Duchy of Tuscany, franked 2Fr and 70ct using 10ct ochre, 20ct blue and three copies of 80ct carmine stamps (Yvert n 13, 14f and 17c) cancelled by diamont 3704. Arrive on 28/12/1858. SCARCE.
€ 300
€ 300
76 EGYPT
Egypt French office, triple rate folded letter sent from Alexandria on 13/12/1859 to Lighorn during Tuscany Provvisional Gouvernment period, franked 2Fr and 70ct using 10ct ochre, 20ct blue and three copies of 80ct carmine stamps (Yvert n 13, 14 and 17) cancelled by diamond 3704. Blue arrival cancel on 9/1/1860. SCARCE.
€ 300
Unsold
77 EGYPT
Egypt French office, triple rate folded letter sent from Alexandria on 25/12/1860 to Lighorn during brief Sardinia Kingdom annexation period, four-color franked 2Fr and 70ct using 10ct ochre, 20ct blue with spot near the neck, two 40ct orange and two 80ct carmine stamps (Yvert n 13, 14a, 16b and 17) cancelled by diamond 3704. Blue arrival cancel on 3/1/1861. RARE.
€ 500
€ 500
78 EGYPT
Egypt French office, folded letter paying new rate at 80ct sent from Alexandria on 25/6/1861 to Lighorn Italy Kingdom, franked 80ct using strip of four 20ct blue (Yvert n 14c) cancelled by diamond 3704. Still used the Grand Duchy blue arrival cancel on 4/7/1861. VERY NICE AND SCARCE STRIP OF FOUR USED.
€ 300
€ 320
79 EGYPT
Egypt French office, folded letter paying four 80ct rate sent from Alexandria on 25/6/1861 to Lighorn Italy Kingdom, franked 3Fr and 20ct using pair of 40ct orange and single & pair of 80ct carmine (Yvert n 16 and 17) cancelled by diamond 3704. Still used the Grand Duchy blue arrival cancel on 4/7/1861. SCARCE HIGH RATED LETTER.
€ 300
Unsold
80 EGYPT
Egypt French office, high rated folded letter paying FIVE 80ct rate sent from Alexandria on 27/5/1862 to Lighorn Italy Kingdom, franked 4Fr using two pairs of 40ct orange and strip of three 80ct carmine stamps (Yvert n 16b and 17) cancelled by diamond 3704. Italian type arrival cancel applied on 5/6/1862. SCARCE VERY HIGH RATE LETTER.
€ 400
€ 440
81 EGYPT
Egypt French office, folded letter sent from LE CAIRE BUREAU FRANCAIS on 8/7/1867 to Romans France, franked 40ct using two perforate 20ct blue stamp (Yvert n 22) cancelled by diamond 5119. Arrival cancel on 18/7/1867. SCARCE CANCEL.
€ 90
Unsold
82 EGYPT
Egypt French office, folded letter sent from Alexandria on 12/4/1868 to Paris France, franked with 40ct orange stamp (Yvert n 23) cancelled by diamond 5080. Arrival cancel on 19/4/1868. SCARCE QUALITY.
€ 40
€ 40
83 EGYPT
Egypt French office, double rated folded letter sent from Alexandria on 16/1/1869 to Munster France, franked with 80ct rose stamp (Yvert n 24) cancelled by diamond 5080. Arrival cancel on 24/1/1869. INTERESTING.
€ 40
€ 40
84 EGYPT
Egypt French office, folded letter sent from Alexandria on 26/2/1870 to Marseille, franked 40ct with pair of 20ct blue stamp (Yvert n 29A) cancelled by diamond 5080. Arrival cancel on 4/3/1870. INTERESTING.
€ 40
€ 40
85 EGYPT
Egypt French office, envelope sent from Alexandria on 9/12/1872 to Verona Italy with a flap missing, franked 60ct with pair of 30ct brown stamp (Yvert n 30a) cancelled by diamond 5080. Arrival cancel on 15/12/1872. INTERESTING.
€ 40
€ 40
86 EGYPT
Egypt French office, two folded letters sent from Alexandria on 19/2/1866 and 27/10/1866 both to France, franked 40ct and 80ct with Yvert n 23 and 24, cancelled by diamond 5080. Arrival cancel on 25/2/1866 and 4/10/1866. INTERESTING.
€ 30
€ 30
87 EGYPT
Egypt French office, postcard of "Alexandrie Catacombes" sent from Alexandria on 25/1/1902 to Paris, franked 10ct with 2ct, 3ct and 5ct French stamps overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" (Yvert n 2, 3 and 5). VERY NICE.
€ 40
Unsold
88 EGYPT
Egypt, envelope sent from Alexandria on 24/12/1879 to Genova Italy, franked with 1 Piastre Bulaq issue (SG n 38) in very late usage by which time the new De La Rue set had already been issued in April. VERY LATE USE OF BULAQ ISSUE.
€ 100
€ 100
89 EGYPT
Egypt, Registered five rated envelope sent from Gouria on 27/9/1892 to Isphahan Persia via Cairo Pera and Teheran. Franked 6 Piastres with three pair of 1P blue De La Rue issue (SG n 54). Arrive on 23/10/1892. VERY NICE AND SCARCE HIGH RATED COVER.
€ 100
Unsold