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Displaying 6 Lots in Category - Egypt
NEW SOUTH WALES - Postal History
1895 use of 3d Registration Envelope to Montenegro with ½d x5 tied 'ASHFIELD/JA19/95/NSW - 193' duplex cancels paying 2½d foreign rate, carried via Egypt with 'SUEZ' & 'ALEXANDRIE' b/s and Italian TPO 'AMB. LEGGE-FOGGIA' squared circle, Cetinje cyrillic arrival b/s, couple of very minor blemishes.
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British Commonwealth accumulation including Ascension, Falkland Islands with some QV issues, St Helena & Tristan da Cunha, then Nigeria & Rhodesias with a few Arms, Double-Heads & Admirals, Egypt King Farouk overprints study with varieties, Norfolk Island, Papua Lakatois x300+ mint & used, Sarawak with a few earlies, Samoa with range of 1886-1900 issues, 'SAMOA' overprints on New Zealand including QV Fiscals to £1, Admiral 3/- x2 & Arms to £2 plus small group of German Samoa noted Yachts 80pf & 1Mark used, then modern Omnibus issues with thematic appeal, also basic Worldwide A-Z collection in condition variable but many fine. Weighs 29kg.
Worldwide pot-pouri including China stamps and modern commercial mail, Great Britain mint & used with Machins, Booklets & FDCs, Egypt 1960s covers x16, Norfolk Island modern issues, Christmas & Sailing Ships thematics, etc, condition variable but mostly fine.
Attractive group with many better cards from Tibet, Iraq, Egypt, Japan including several Russo-Japanese War types, Nova Scotia, Aden, India including three Missionary cards, etc, also a few British advertising types, generally fine to very fine.
TURKEY: 1941 to Sydney with Ataturk 2½k, 7½k, 12½k x4 & 15k pair tied 'CANKAYA/18-12-41/ANKARA' cds, Egypt 'CENSORS[HIP DEPT] machine cancel, Postal Tax stamp and '1591' cachet in violet on back, a few blemishes. Carried on BOAC Horseshoe Route flight NE153 during which Flying Boat Cooee force-landed at Haifa Palestine due to bad weather on 7.1.1942.
NORTH BORNEO: 1940 (Jan 15) cover with 8c Map tied by 'SANDAKAN' cds, large 'PASSED BY/23/CENSOR/NORTH BORNEO' cachet in violet, to Cyprus via Egypt with 'M/CENSORSHIP DEPT' cancel and 'PASSED CENSOR/10/CYPRUS' cachet in pink all on face, 'NICOSIA/22FE/40' arrival b/s. Lovely origin/destination item.