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When kings collect stamps, interesting collection can be formed. When a king becomes an ex-king, many collectors have an opportunity to become, the one who would be king by acquiring…


1895, Nov.
1895, Nov. 1895, NOVEMBER - THE FIRST ISSUE - THE WINTER FESTIVALS FOUNDATION, CAIRO (Unissued) Typographed by Thomas de la Rue, London. Perforated 14, watermarked Crescent and Star sideways to the right. They were printed in panes…

Offical Stamps

1915, October
1915, October DEFINITIVES of 1888 -1914 overprinted in black 0.H.H.S. and "Ameery" with "Hamza" over "Alef'.Lithographed by the Government Printing Works, Boulac. Perforated 14 x 13 3/4 (2 m., 4 m.) or 13 3/4 x 14 (5…

Postage Due Stamps

1921 - 1922
1921 - 1922 Typographed by Harrison & Sons, London.Perforated 14 x 133/4watermarked triple Crescent and Star pointing up. Printed in sheets of 200 comprising two panes of 100 (10 x 10); the panes are laid-out horizontally. 2m green…

Express Mail

1943, February 23
1943, February 23 Offset lithography by the Survey Department, Cairo. Perforated: 131/4 x 131/2, Watermarked Crown and Arabic F Quantity: 132,500 Cancelled on reverse 50 Oblique perforation 100 26 m. red, center grayish black to gray (shades)

Army Post

1936, March
1936, March Photogravure, Survey Department, Cairo Perforated: 133/4 x 14 watermarked Crown and Arabic F  Quantity: cancelled on reverse10m     400  Oblique Perforation10m   800 10m   pale carmine/deep carmine

Issues for Palestine

Palestine (Gaza strip)
Palestine (Gaza strip) Early on 15' May 1948—the day following the end of the British Mandate over Palestine.Egyptian forces, advancing on two different fronts, occupied a number of towns in the former Palestine Mandate area. Apparently at some…

Miniature Sheet

1987, SEPTEMBER 21
1987, SEPTEMBER 21 1987, SEPTEMBER 21 - PERFORMANCE OF VERDI'S "AIDA" OPERA AT THE PYRAMIDS, GIZA (AIRMAIL).Offset lithography by the Postal Printing House. Imperforate, size 70 x 70 mm., Watermark NoQuantity: 60,000.Designer: L. el Sawaf. MS43 A    30…

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