Sale 1270 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 6-8 December, 2022
Category — Egypt
VERY FINE. A REMARKABLE DUAL-COUNTRY FOREIGN POST OFFICES USE WITH THE BRITISH OFFICE IN BEIRUT AND ITALIAN OFFICE IN ALEXANDRIA ON MOURNING COVER TO ITALY. AN EXCEPTIONAL COVER AND MAJOR FOREIGN POST OFFICE RARITY.
Ex Danson. With 2010 B.P.A. certificate
VERY FINE. A REMARKABLE COMPLETE SET OF THE 1926 PORT FOUAD SET IN CORNER SELVAGE BLOCKS OF FOUR. ONLY A SMALL HANDFUL OF MULTIPLES ARE BELIEVED TO EXIST.
Even at the time of issuance, this set was incredibly popular. In order to feed collector demand, sets of singles were quickly created and sold leaving very few multiples available today. 5m, 10m, and 50p with 2008 R.P.S. certificate and 15m signed A. Diena and with photocopy of 1966 A. Diena certificate. Catalogued as hinged. Scott $10,000.00 as singles. Nile Post $10,850.00
VERY FINE. AN INCREDIBLY RARE COMPLETE PANE OF 25 OF THE 1938 ONE-POUND KING FAROUK BIRTHDAY ISSUE. LESS THAN TEN COMPLETE PANES ARE THOUGHT TO STILL EXIST.
The vast majority of sheets have been broken up to feed collector demand. Scott $5,000.00 simply as hinged singles.
VERY FINE. THIS IS THE ONLY KNOWN EXAMPLE OF THE 1951 ROYAL WEDDING MINIATURE SHEET WITH THE INSCRIPTIONS & CROWN DOUBLED AND PRINTED IN PALE GRAY THAT ORIGINATED FROM THE ROYAL COLLECTION. AN EXCEPTIONAL MODERN EGYPTIAN RARITY OF THE HIGHEST MAGNITUDE.
An important Egyptian rarity.
VERY FINE. A RARE AND DESIRABLE IMPERFORATE MINIATURE SHEET OF THE 1951 ROYAL WEDDING ISSUE. ONLY 27 WERE PRINTED.
The first we have ever offered.
VERY FINE. A RARE 1952 IMPERFORATE MINIATURE SHEET OF THE ANGLO-EGYPTIAN TREATY. ONLY 25 WERE PRINTED.
A seldom offered imperforate souvenir sheet
VERY FINE AND CHOICE. THIS IS ONE OF ONLY TWO PRESS SHEETS CONTAINING TWO PERFORATED MINIATURE SHEETS THAT ARE KNOWN TO EXIST. A MAJOR EGYPTIAN RARITY.
With 1996 Hass certificate
STILL VERY FINE AND RARE WITH ONE IMPERFORATE PRESS SHEET OF TWO MINIATURE SHEETS WITH THE GREEN PRINTING STREAKS RECORDED. ONLY ONE OTHER MINIATURE SHEET IS THOUGHT TO EXIST.
At some point in time, the press sheet was cut horizontally making two miniature sheets with printing streaks.