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Displaying 7 Lots in Category - Egypt



Image

Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised

C of A - Flight Covers










327

C

A/A-

1934 (Dec) covers carried by QANTAS/Imperial on first regular England-Australia service including from Flt Lieut RR Greenlaw MBE, Royal Air Force addressed to the Australian Prime Minister with Egypt Airmails tied '9DE34/ABU SUWER' cds signed "JA Lyons" on face, to Australia from Tanganyika with 'BY AIR IN AUSTRALIA' cachet, from Belgium, Madagascar, Malaya & Sudan and registered from Madagascar to Dutch East Indies, plus group from Australia-England flight franked 1/6d Hermes including to Greece with instructional label, to Switzerland taxed with Postage Dues, to Isle of Wight and to Zanzibar with additional 9d Macarthur, condition gernerally fine. (Qty 12)

500.00

$550.00



C of A - Postal History












361

C

A/B

1900s-70s covers accumulation noted Kangaroos 2d Second Wmk 'OS' punctures x3 on House of Representatives long cover, a few Colonial items including NSW 1d Arms 'OS' on Royal Commission on the Fruit Industry cover, group of inwards mail to Australia noted Russia 1917 registered with Japanese 'OFFICIALLY SEALED' labels tied 'Damage Repaired' cachets, Great Britain 1937 KGV d envelope with 'CUSTOMS DUTY/D/TO PAY' cachet in red, Hong Kong 1940 from 'RN Hospital' with oval 'PASSED BY CENSOR/218' cachet in blue, Thailand censored airmail with 'SIJOL' cds, WWII Forces in Egypt airmails & a few picture postcards, also quantity of 1940s-70s FDCs with official & private cachets including Sigma and other drug companies, mixed condition. (Qty 100s)

400.00

$800.00






391

C

A/B

1940-41 undeliverable commercial covers to France from Melbourne & Sydney both censored in & returned from England with 'NO SERVICE/...' or 'UNDELIVERABLE/...' h/s, and from Hobart to Greece censored in Egypt with mss "No Service". Scarce trio. Ex Neil Russell. (Qty 3)

250.00

$200.00T




430

C

B

NEW SOUTH WALES - NEWCASTLE: 1940 (Jan 15) commercial cover to Cyprus at 2d Empire rate with 9-Dots handstamp on Sydney label & superb 'PASSED BY CENSOR/N.3' h/s - 'N' substituted for 'S' - on the reverse, Egyptian machine censor mark & Cypriot 'PASSED CENSOR/ 3 /CYPRUS' h/s in rosine & 'KYRENIA' arrival b/s. The earliest recorded censor cover from Newcastle. The 9-Dots handstamp is not listed by John Little.

300.00

$260.00T



MISCELLANEOUS

1002

**/*OC

Worldwide balance including Egypt from 1860s onwards, France with 1936 Airmails 50fr Banknote & 10fr South Atlantic Flight used (both minor faults) but quite disorganised with Colonies scattered throughout, some mint from 1930s onwards and later issues unmounted, Greece with selection of Hermes Heads & an 1896 10d Olympics that appears too good to be true, Sweden with 1858 to 50ore rose used & 1872 including 4ore & 1rd, also Germany, Danzig, Iraq, Italy, Memel, Romania, USA & Hawaii, South America and much more, a few highly catalogued overprints without certificates plus bags of unsorted & a quantity of Denmark 1970s FDCs plus some commercial mail & PPCs, condition very mixed but many fine. (Qty 1000s)

750.00

$850.00



PAPUA - 1901-1942 The BNG & Papua Stamps Period - Postal History




1378

C

(A-)

1897 cover from Egypt (!) to "The Colonial Treasurer/Port Moresby/British New Guinea" with 1pi tied by 'CAIRE' cds, Brisbane & Cooktown transit & 'PORT MORESBY/10MY97/BRITISH NEW GUINEA' arrival b/s, 'BRITISH [crown] NEW GUINEA/10MAY97/TREASURER' cachet in blue on the face, minor professional repairs/cleaning.

1500.00

No longer available


1402

PS

B

1904 apparently commercial usage of Egyptian 5m Envelope uprated with 5m tied by 'ALEXANDRIA' cds, to "Kelantan/Via Singapore", 'SUEZ' & 'SINGAPORE' transit & light but obvious Siamese-pattern 'KELANTAN/21.8.04' arrival b/s, minor blemishes. Terrific origin/destination item. [Kelantan was ceded to Great Britain only on 15.7.1909]

300.00

$850.00




Displaying 7 Lots in Category - Egypt



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