Public Auction
Auction 36
Public Auction
25 | November | 2023   15:30 H
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Lot #CountryImages DescriptionStarting PriceRealized Price
151 LEBANON D FRENCH OFFICES
Lebanon French Offices. Folded letter sent from the Sardinia Consulate in Beirut on 3/11/1849 to Naples at the time the capital of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies. Alexandria transit on 7/11/49 and Malta Lazaret seal applied in transit for purification made by three slits. Handwritten "24" indicate tax for recipient. SCARCE DESTINATION EARLY MAIL FROM THE FRENCH POST OFFICE.
€ 250
€ 250
152 LEBANON D FRENCH OFFICES
Lebanon French Offices. Folded letter sent from Beirut on 17/10/1857 to Marseille by French packet, franking at new 50ct rate (10ct ochre and 40ct range) for prepaid letter with stamp starting on 1/1/1857. SCARCE EARLY 1857 FRANKED LETTER.
€ 150
€ 150
153 LEBANON D FRENCH OFFICES
Lebanon French Offices. Unpaid douple rate folded letter sent from Beirut on 30/9/1857 (trip prior to that of the lot 147) to Paris by British packet. Handwritten "20" indicates tax for recipient. Arrive on 16/10/1857. NICE AND UNCOMMON.
€ 50
Unsold
154 LEBANON D FRENCH OFFICES
Lebanon French Offices. Folded letter sent Rombervillers, from a French soldier stationed in Beirut part of the French expeditionary force in Syria. Properly franked as domestic mail with 20ct cancelled by diamond of dots "CESA" stuck with "CORPS EXP. DE SYRIE Beo A" postmark dated 15/2/1861. Several datestamps on the back. RARE.
€ 900
Unsold
155 LEBANON D FRENCH OFFICES
Lebanon French office. 5 Francs "Empire" stamp, with clear postmark of lozenges with large digits "5082" of Beirut's French Post Office. According to Robert Desert, only two specimens recorded used in Beirut. Insignificant defects that do not disfigure the appearance. J.Brun & B.Chandanson Expertise. RARE.
€ 600
Unsold
156 LEBANON D FRENCH OFFICES
Lebanon French Offices. Post card sent from TRIPOLI on 4/11/1902 to Marseille, franked with 5ct French yellow-green stamp. VERY NICE.
€ 30
€ 30
157 LEBANON D FRENCH OFFICES
Lebanon French Offices. Envelope sent from Beirut on 2/4/1912 to Bavaria, franked with 25ct with colorful levant stamps. VERY NICE.
€ 40
Unsold