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Lot# 428 - Auction 227-233

  • Lot# : 428 Sudan

    1898: Sudan optd. 5 m. red postal stationery envelope used to Thomas Cook in Cairo, cancelled by 'Atbara / SPS' cds and up-rated for 1 pi. rate with un-overprinted Egypt 5 m. carmine cancelled by manuscript "Atbara 24/8/98" in ink. Docketing at left 'Atbara Camp' of same day and reverse with Cairo arrival cds (29/8) in black. Scarce and most unusual cover.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : not sold