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Stamp auction - 5 December 2013 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 5 December 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 146 - Egypt
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
586    Used
19th-20th Century collection of postmarks on album & hagner leaves, all identified A-Z, highlights are fifty SALT TAX revenue vals with full, fine c.d.s. cancels, many scarce, also Sphinx & Pyramid vals, multiples etc. (many 100's) £90 to 100 £105.00
587     AUTOGRAPHS - Signatures of Heads of State comprising Gamal Abdel Nasser on a compliments card, President Mubarak on photograph & President Sadat's signature on a presidential card & a publicity photo. Scarce group. £200 to 300 N/S
Used (on letter or envelope)
BRITISH FORCES IN EGYPT range of seals & covers written up on six leaves incl. M seals set of 3m (5) black on azure, brown lake, deep blue & vermillion (2 shades), also the 1935 Provisional 3m on 1p, then examples used on the back of envelopes (4) - one of each with appropriate red crowned frank on obverse, the 3m black/azure has corner fault. Nice group. (6 + 4 covers) £150 to 200 £270.00
589    M
1866 - Circa 1933 M & U collection on 11 dedicated album leaves. Includes 1866 5pa, 10pa, 20pa & 2pi unused & range of 1867-1888 Sphinx issues M, unused & U. Also 1914 set mixed M & U; 1921 with values to 50m & various other issues (not complete) to 1934 incl. small selection of Air stamps, Postage Dues & Officials. Condition somewhat mixed but some useful pickings. Inspection advised. (169) £70 to 90 £80.00
1866-1980 good to VFU collection housed in two Merton albums from 1866 10para, 2pi, 1807 to 2pi with shades, 1872 to 5pi, 1874 to 5pi, 1884 Dues 20pa to 5pi, 1886 Dues to 2pi, 1888 to 10pi, 1888 Dues 2p, useful Officials, 1921 Dues, 1922 Official set or four, 1922 to 200m (both 100m), 1922 Dues, 1922-23 Official set of 10, 1923 to £EI, GEOG AG.EX, 1924-25 Official set, 1926 Airs, 1927 complete to both £EI, 1931 Zeppelin set, 1933 Aviation, 1933 Airs, 1933 Railway, 1934 UPU set, range of later incl. 1938 Birthday, 1952 to £EI Airs Official, 1953 to £EI Airs & many to 1880's etc. (many 100's) £260 to 300 N/S
591    M
1867-1940's M & U collection on leaves. Good starter incl. useful earlies. (approx. 300) £40 to 50 N/S
592    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
593   Used (on letter or envelope)
1890's-1930's cover selection of mainly early postcards & stationery, all used, the majority to England. Despatch marks include Alexandrie, Assouan, Balliana, Cairo, Caire, Port Said, Suez, Minia & Tanta etc. (40) £50 to 60 £50.00
594   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

1932 British Forces in Egypt postal seal 1 piastre Imperforate Plate Proof, UM upper right corner marginal block of six, SG. A1 proof. £200 to 250 £250.00

1932 British Forces in Egypt postal seal 1 piastre Imperforate Plate Proof, UM right side marginal block of four, SG. A1 proof. £150 to 200 £150.00
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