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Stamp auction - 6 September 2012 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 6 September 2012. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 142 - Egypt
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
500    M
1866-88 duplicated M & U accumulation on stock sheets incl. 1p claret SG.4 x24 U, 5pa brown SG.35, plus Tete Beche pair SG.35a M, 5pa wmk inverted M SG.44w, 5pa SG.28 x18 M, 10pa SG.29 x28 M etc. ST.Cat. £600 £90 to 120 £90.00
1866-circa 1965 M & U collection in large stock book incl. 1866 5pa (3), 10pa (2), 1pi & 2pi U, then useful range of Sphinx & Pyramid issues incl. contemporary Officials, Postage Dues etc. Good, though not complete coverage of issues from 1923 to Republic period & beyond. Better noted incl. 1953 40m (SG.449) U & 1953 10m Air (SG.460) U plus substantial quantity of earlier duplicates on final pages. Also range of Sudan, French PO's & a few Morocco Agencies (Tangier). Quite heavy duplication throughout but useful for pickings or further development. Inspection recommended. (few 100's) ST.Cat. £2000+ £220 to 320 N/S
1867 issue duplicated accumulation on stock cards comprising 5pa (3), 10pa (3), 20pa (24), 1pi (59), 2pi (24), 5pi (1), chiefly U - in mixed condition, ST.Cat. £950 £80 to 120 N/S
1872 Circa 1993 M & U duplicated accumulation in stock book, incl. useful range of Sphinx & King Fuad issues to circa 1927, together with 1925 Geographical Congress set M, 1927 Statistical Congress set U, 1926 Surcharges M, 1933 Airs to 200m U, plus 1m, 2m, 6m, 8m, 20m & 30m M, 1936 Royal Wedding M (2), then fair run of issues to the 1990's. Much duplication throughout but some good pickings or base for further development, inspection advised. (few 100) £100 to 130 N/S
1872-75 U accumulation in two packets of approx 240 stamps, various values in mixed condition. £50 to 60 N/S
505    M
1872-Circa 1957 M & U accumulation in old New Age album, early issues rather sparse & in mixed condition but useful pickings noted amongst Sphinx issues, coverage of 1914 onwards is somewhat patchy with some duplication, though some useful noted incl. Airs, Officials, Postage Dues etc, some multiples incl. 1936 Anglo Egyptian Treaty set in blocks, 1936 Military Stamp block of 5 + 21, also Iraq incl. 1942 set M, 1948 to 100m, 1949 UPU & Airs sets M, Jordan 1946 King Abdulla set M & 1950 Airs etc. (825 + 2 covers) £100 to 120 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
Covers incl. (1877) GB 2½d used in Alexandria (faults), stationery, airmail incl. reg'd & censored items, exhibition covers, WWII EPP28 air cover etc. (13) £40 to 50 £56.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1887-later, fine assembly covers & postcard, with 1887 1pi cover, tied Mitbera, 1893 5 mill postal stationery cover with added values, tied Helouan to Germany, 1913 2m local cover & 2m due added, 1909 small Official cover, tied ZAB-EL-KHALQ, 1916 PPC Comforts for Troops, cancelled 'Pyramids' pair covers with Shepheards & Savoy Hotels, other scarce postmarks on later covers - Sinbillawen in blue, Italy El Barud, Ibrahimia Shardia & Faqus, 1937 2 mills cover with lecture invitation enclosed etc. (13) £200 to 250 £200.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930s-40s military covers incl. various crowned 'prepaid' marks ex Cairo, Mamura, Alexandria & Abu-Qir with forces' letter-seals; 6 WWII covers ex different EPPs, all with boxed S. African censors. (12) £40 to 50 £56.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
WWI (3) & WWII (15) censored civilian covers, mainly to overseas destinations with various censors and sealing tapes, some with retta cancels, registered, multiple frankings etc. Also a couple of 1947-48 censored items and early stationery cover to Germany. (21) £60 to 75 £66.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
WWI military items incl. Indian FPO (2) one with m/s censor, nice APO SZ28 (June 1919) & two other FPO items. (5) £30 to 40 £32.00
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