Rare Stamps & Postal History of the World
May 3-4, 2022

Welcome to our May 3-4 Sale which will take place live in our Galleries as well as via CherrystoneLIVE. This 1,306 lot sale features United States and Possessions, with 19th & 20th Century single rarities, graded items, proofs, essays and back of the book material. A-Z countries include specialized Austria, Egypt, France, as well as Germany with a selection of WWII Occupation Issues and mail from POW Camps. Great Britain and British Commonwealth include rare singles, high values, BNA and British Africa. There are numerous rarities from Iran, Italy (with Old States and Italian Colonies), Israel, with sheets of 7-9 and J1-5, Korea, Latvia and many other collecting areas. The auction concludes with a solid section of Large Lots and Collections ranging from single country albums to specialized collections, multi-carton worldwide groups and large cover lots offered intact.

ImagesDescriptionCurrent Bid
Lot #345
EGYPT Egyptian Stamps used abroad - Consular Offices
1867-75 Second to Fourth Issue adhesives, 31 stamps used in Egyptian Consular and Territorial Post Offices, including Beirut (1), Constantinople (9), Jedda (2), Massawa (3), Metaling (7), Scio (3), Smirne (4) and Suakin (2), mostly clear strikes, fine
Price Realized

Lot #346
EGYPT Egyptian Stamps used abroad - Consular Offices
1875 cover from Constantinople to Cairo, franked with 1874-75 2pi yellow, tied by "V.R. Poste Egiziane Constantinopoli" pmk, paying the 1pi Port to Port, plus 1pi domestic postage from Alexandria to Cairo, with "Poste Egiziane Alessandria" and Cairo arrival pmks on back, fine cover from Constantinople to Cairo
Catalog #23c
Price Realized

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