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Lot# 217 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 217 Egypt Kingdom

    British Forces 1801 (July 6): Entire letter endorsed at top 'On His Majesty's Service' addressed to the Army Paymaster in Egypt, struck on despatch with oval framed "Ship Letter / Crown / London" (Robertson S7) and "Post Paid Ship Lre / Crown / London" (Robertson S41) both in black, prepaid '8d.' in red manuscript. The printed entire confirming receipt of disbursements. An exceptional entire with a scarce combination of markings: mail addressed to this Campaign being very rare. Signed Todd AIEP.
    Starting bid : 1,500 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,800 CHF