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Stamp auction - 14 March 2013 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 14 March 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 144 - Egypt
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
462    M
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+ £200 to 300 £200.00
463    M
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) £80 to 120 N/S
464    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) £80 to 120 £125.00

1878 Die Proof for the 1879 10m, in black on white glazed card dated Nov 6 1878 and endorsed 'Before Hardening' scarce but some soiling which hardly detracts. (1) £120 to 150 £210.00

1879 10m full Die Proof in black on white glazed card, very fresh. (1) £130 to 160 £210.00

1887 1m fresh Die Proof in black on white glazed card, endorsed 'Before Hardening' and dated 27 Jul 87. (1) £120 to 150 £230.00

1891 5m full Die Proof in black on glazed white card 'After Striking' and dated 13 Mar 91. (1) £120 to 150 £330.00
Used (on letter or envelope)
1916 long OHMS cover with MAADI c.d.s. to Cairo, oval cachet at left QUARTERMASTER'S OFFICE P of W Camp Maadi. (1) £30 to 40 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
20th Century (early) range of covers & PPC's with hotel c.d.s. some named hotel envelopes incl. Shepheard's, Grand Hotel HELOUAN Les Bains c.d.s. of Luxor Hotel, Luxor Winter Palace, Shepheard's Hotel different types, Savoy & Continental Savoy Cairo, Grand Continental & other postmarks incl. COOK'S TOURIST TOURS plus later 20th Century covers & censors, some with contents. (60) £50 to 70 £82.00

1932 British Forces in Egypt Postal Seal 1piastre Imperforate Plate Proof UM block of forty being the top half of a sheet, some minor bends affecting top two rows, SG.A1 proof. £1000 to 1200 N/S
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