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Egypt continued...

Austrian Post Offices » Port Said continued...
Lot Symbol Catalog No. Descrip Opening
20038 ,   image1870 (9.1) Large part entire to Syros bearing 1867 Coarse printing 2s. yellow and 3s. green tied by two strikes of the “PORTO SAID EGYPTEN / 9.1.70” thimble datestamp (9/1) with Greece Large Hermes later cleaned plate 10 l. pale red-orange on greenish tied by “67” double-ring datestamp, via Lloyd Agency Smyrna (14/1), light toning, otherwise an attractive and a very rare combination usage Expertise: Signed Orestis (Image 1)

Estimate. € 2,000

Currently (SAN)...€ 2,000.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20039   image1870 (12.6) Folded cover from Port Said to Syra, Greece, with Austrian Levant 1867 10s. blue tied by the rare PORT SAID/EGYPTEN thimble circular datestamp, with manuscript "20" on arrival and further franked a Greek 20L blue Large Hermes Head, some cover tone spots, very rare as very few covers covers are known of the Port Said Office, an important combination usage (Image 1)

Estimate. € 8,000

Currently (SAN)...€ 8,000.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
Austrian Post Offices » Mixed Frankings
Lot Symbol Catalog No. Descrip Opening
20040   image1867 (30.1) Envelope from Cairo to Leipzig, Germany, with Egypt 1866 1st Issue 1 pi. tied clear blue POSTE VICE-REALI EGIZIANE/CAIRO/30.GEN 67 circular datestamp plus similar + ALEXANDRIEN/30. 1 circular datestamp alongside, rated “5” groschen, fresh, very fine and a showpiece Rarity: Only 6 recorded covers with Egypt 1st Issue travelled through the Austrian Post Office Provenance: Kurt Wolfsbauer (Image 1)

Estimate. € 3,000

Currently (SAN)...€ 3,000.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20041   image1867 (11.8) Envelope from Zagazig via Trieste to Lussimgrande, Croatia, with Egypt 2nd Issue 1867 1 pi. Penasson tied by Zagasik circular datestamp, sent via Alexandria Austrian PO with “ALEXANDRIEN/12.8” circular (Tranmer fig.5(11)) and manuscript “20”, Trieste 18.8 and Lussimgrande 20.8 arrival backstamps, unusual not to have Austrian Levant franking, an important showpiece Provenance: Kurt Wolfsbauer (Image 1)

Estimate. € 2,400

Currently (SAN)...€ 2,400.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20042   image1868 (6.5) Small envelope from Cairo to Jerusalem, franked with Egypt 2nd Issue 1867 2 pi. blue and 20 pa. green tied Cairo circular datestamp, with cursive “FRANCA” handstamp alongside. The envelope was handed to the Austrian Post Office with a backstamp ALEXANDRIEN/20.5, very fine and an unusual usage Note: Peter Smith writes in page 55: “A postal convention with Egypt was approved on July 23rd 1868, with effect on October 1st, which allowed letters to be prepaid from anywhere in Lower Egypt entirely with Egyptian stamps for carriage from Alexandria by the Austrian post. A special informational hand stamp, Franca, in cursive letters, was provided to identify such letters. The simple letter rate was 2 pi. 20 pi.” It is interesting to note that this envelope went through the Austrian post office using the guidelines of the Austro-Egyptian convention several months before the effective date of the convention. (Image 1)

Estimate. € 800

Currently (SAN)...€ 800.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20043   image1875 (27.9), letter from Cairo to the Isle of Thassos, near Cavalla, Turkey, franked with Egypt 3rd Issue 1 pi. and 20 paras. The letter was transported with the Egyptian mail from Cairo to Alexandria, it was then handed over to the Austrian Post (28.9.1875) for the delivery to Cavalla, very fine and an unusual usage Note: the Egyptian Office in Cavalla closed in February 1872 Rarity: Letters with Egypt 3rd Issue that have gone through the Austrian Post Office are very rare Provenance: Kurt Wolfsbauer (Image 1)

Estimate. € 3,000

Currently (SAN)...€ 3,000.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
British Post Offices » Alexandria
Lot Symbol Catalog No. Descrip Opening
20044   image1843 (22.12) Folded entire letter sheet from Alexandria to Marseille, bearing ALEXANDRIA/ DE 22 1843 datestamp, with Malta disinfection marking and French PAQ. ANG. MARSEILLE/ 1 JANV. 44 alongside, on the reverse French arrival postmark MARSEILLE 1 JANV. 1844, rated 10 decimes = 1 franc to pay, very fine and scarce Provenance: Lars Alund (Image 1)

Estimate. € 200

Currently (SAN)...€ 200.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20045   image1845 (8.4) Folded entire letter sheet from Alexandria to Malta, bearing ALEXANDRIA/AP 4 1845 datestamp in red, with disinfection slit and PURIFIÉ AU LAZARET MALTE marking alongside, red manuscript “5” (d) prepaid, very fine and scarce Provenance: Lars Alund (Image 1)

Estimate. € 80

Currently (SAN)...€ 80.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20046   image1855 (5.12) Envelope from Alexandria to Dover, England, bearing blue ALEXANDRIA/ DE.5.1856 circular datestamp (Smith Type D1) with red “Crowned Circle” PAID AT ALEXANDRIA alongside and London Paid, very fine and clear Crowned Circle marking Provenance: Colonel Danson, Jeidel, Lars Alund (Image 1)

Estimate. € 1,000

Currently (SAN)...€ 1,000.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20047   image1855 (21.4) Letter from Batavia via Alexandria to Bordeaux, postmarked in Batavia 12/3 (1855) and with transit postmark from British Post Office in Alexandria ALEXANDRIA / AP 21 1855. Arrived in Bordeaux on 30 APRIL 1855, i.e. after 49 days. Manuscript Overland Mail via Marseille, rated 20 decimes = 2 francs to pay, very fine and scarce Provenance: Lars Alund (Image 1)

Estimate. € 150

Currently (SAN)...€ 150.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20048   image1857 (23.12) “Crowned Circle” "PAID AT ALEXANDRIA" in red on envelope from Alexandria to England, with blue ALEXANDRIA / DE 23 1857 cds, ms rate and London arrival, fine, the latest recorded usage of this hs Provenance: Glassco (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Estimate. € 1,000

Currently (SAN)...€ 1,000.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20049   image1859 (21.3) Folded cover from Alexandria to Malta with Alexandria British Post Office circular datestamp ALEXANDRIA / MR 21 59 and arrival postmark MR 25 59, also showing the postal rate of “5” pence in manuscript on the front, prepaid “5d”, fine and scarce Provenance: Lars Alund (Image 1)

Estimate. € 150

Currently (SAN)...€ 150.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20050   image1867 (30.1) Folded entire from Alexandria to Malta with four 1865-67 6d lilac pl.5 and 1858-79 1d red pl.96, tied by “B01” numerals with circular datestamp ALEXANDRIA / JA 30 67 alongside, Malta backstamp, fine and a scarce high franking (Image 1)

Estimate. € 200

Currently (SAN)...€ 200.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20051   image1868 (19.7) Folded entire from Alexandria via Marseille to Liverpool, franked by Great Britain 6d plate 6, paying the rate per 1/2 ounce, tied “B01” (Smith Type OB-1) with ALEXANDRIA / JY.19.68” circular datestamp and clear strike of the scarce instructional “POSTED AFTER / DEPARTURE OF PACKET” alongside, fine and very scarce instructional mkg (Image 1)

Estimate. € 1,000

Currently (SAN)...€ 1,000.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20052   image1868 (26.9) Folded cover from Alexandria to Malta, franked Great Britain 1d plate 207 and 2d pair plate 9, all tied “B01” ALEXANDRIA SP 26 68 circular datestamp, arrival backstamp Malta SP 30 68, fine Provenance: Lars Alund (Image 1)

Estimate. € 150

Currently (SAN)...€ 150.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20053   image1869 (8.5) Folded cover from Alexandria to Liverpool, franked Great Britain 6d plate 5 tied with “B01” (three thin bars) and circular datestamp ALEXANDRIA / MY 8 69, backstamped in Liverpool May 16 69, fine Provenance: Lars Alund (Image 1)

Estimate. € 80

Currently (SAN)...€ 80.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20054   image1870 (1.1) Envelope from Alexandria to the USA with GB 1d red pl.118 and 1867-80 10d red-brown tied by "B01" numerals, despatch cds adjacent along with US arrival and accountancy hs, very fine and scarce usage of the 10d (Image 1) (Image 2)

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Estimate. € 800

Currently (SAN)...€ 800.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20055   image1870 (15.1) Large part registered cover from Alexandria to London, franked Great Britain 4d + 1s tied “B01”, ALEXANDRIA / JA 15 70 circular datestamp alongside, and straight line REGISTERED in red alongside, arrival oval datestamp REGISTERED / 24 JA 70 / LONDON, fine and a scarce usage Provenance: Kurt Wolfsbauer (Image 1)

Estimate. € 200

Currently (SAN)...€ 200.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20056   image1871 (30.12) Envelope from Alexandria to England, franked with Great Britain 2 pairs of 4d. plate 12 used to make up double letter rate, the stamps have been cancelled on arrival at the British Post Office at Alexandria with the usual “B01” obliterator, ALEXANDRIA / DE 30 71 circular datestamp alongside, unusually this letter has been carried by the Egyptian Postal system from Cairo to Alexandria, cover faults, an attractive and scarce usage Note: Normally it would have been posted at the British Post Office in Cairo and travelled by private bag between the two British Post Offices. The envelope carries instructions in Arabic telling the Cairo postal official to deliver the letter to the British Post Office in Alexandria (Image 1)

Estimate. € 200

Currently (SAN)...€ 200.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM
20057   image1873 (11.3) Folded cover from Alexandria to London, franked Great Britain 1d two singles + 4d pair + single for a total of 14d, all tied “B01” and ALEXANDRIA / MR 3 73, somewhat soiled, an attractive usage Provenance: Kurt Wolfsbauer (Image 1)

Estimate. € 200

Currently (SAN)...€ 200.00
Closing..Oct-28, 02:00 AM

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