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||Scott #37. One piastre pale
ultramarine on a complete envelope with the fine emblem
illustration of the SHEPHEARDS HOTEL, CAIRO. The stamp is
tied by the circular datestamp "SHEPHEARD'S HOTEL 8 - 1.
09.11 AM (bilingual), which is repeated alongside. The
envelope is addressed to Philadelphia, PA., and bears on
reverse a transit c.d.s. of Cairo. No other postal
markings. Very Fine and Fresh hotel envelope with very
attractive illustration. Very clear postmarks.
||Scott #44. Horizontal pair
of 2 milliemes green "pyramids & sphinx" on a Very
Fine postcard sent from ASSICOT to Reading, Pa. USA.
Postcard depicts KARNAK GATE.
||Scott #48. Five milliemes
rose-red, cancelled and tied by TANTA (STATION) c.d.s.
which is repeated alongside. Postcard addressed to Jersey
City, N.J. USA. A Superb postcard with multicoloured
scene of pyramids and camel riders. Dated March 1905.
1953. Scott #348. Six milliemes light yellow-green, overprinted in black, with double overprint. Mint, Never Hinged.
||Scott #335, 344, 355.
Photographic postcard with view of the "ss. WARWICKSHIRE"
franked with three postage stamps of Egypt, (total 72
milliemes), posted on board, on the Red Sea en route to
Axden. Very Fine condition.
||Scott #330 x2, 336, 369,
and 372. Air Mail commercial cover sent in 1955 from BABEL
LUO (?) to Bevensen, Germany with five adhesive
postage stamps paying 97 milliemes, and Arabic Censor Tape
tied by various censor markings. Very Fine cover.
||1852. Complete folded
letter send from Alexandria, Egypt (French Post Office
c.d.s. of 20 DEC. 1852). In front, red rectangular
paquebots postal marking and manuscript marking 90. On
reverse, manuscript unusual rate marking and arrival
c.d.s. of Marseille, 28 DEC 52. One horizontal filing
crease, otherwise fine and fresh state of preservation.
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