• Issue Date: 1899
  • Withdrawn:
  • Designed by:
  • Engraving:
  • Printed by:
  • Print Process: Typography
  • Paper:
  • Stamps size (mm): x
  • Perforations: 14x13½
  • Watermark:
  • Format: Sheet of
  • Booklet:
  • Phosphorescent band in stamps:
  • Overprint
Legend Colour Values
Alexandrie a.jpg Red 1c,5c,10c,15c,25c
Blue 2c,3c,4c
Black 20c,30c,40c,50c,1₣,2₣,5₣

1c
14x13½
Black

2c
14x13½
Brown

3c
14x13½
Gray

4c
14x13½
Claret

5c
14x13½
Yellow green
Ovpt. Type I

5c
14x13½
Yellow green
Ovpt. Type II

10c
14x13½
Black
Ovpt. Type I

10c
14x13½
Black
Ovpt. Type II

15c
14x13½
Blue

20c
14x13½
Red & green

25c
14x13½
Black & rose

30c
14x13½
Brown & bister

40c
14x13½
Red & strawberry

50c
14x13½
Carmine & rose
Ovpt. Type II

50c
14x13½
Carmine & rose
Ovpt. Type I

1₣
14x13½
Bronz green & strawberry

2₣
14x13½
Brown & azure

5₣
14x13½
Red lilac & lavender

Inverted overprint : 1c, 20c

Double overprint (one Inverted) : 20c

Triple overprint : 1c

Image Value Perfor Color PR WM Ovpt Stamp Catalogues
SC[1] YT[2] MI[3] SG[4]
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" a.jpg 1c 14x13½ Black 0 N N 1 1 1 1
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" b.jpg 2c Brown 0 2 2 2 2
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" c.jpg 3c Gray 0 3 3 3 3
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" d.jpg 4c Claret 0 4 4 4 4
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" e.jpg 5c Yellow green 0 5 5 5I 5
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" f.jpg 5c Yellow green 0 5a 6 5II 6
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" g.jpg 10c Black 0 6 7 6I 7
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" h.jpg 10c Black 0 6a 8 6II 8
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" i.jpg 15c Blue 0 7 9 7 9
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" j.jpg 20c Red & green 0 8 10 8 10
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" k.jpg 25c Black & rose 0 9 11 9 11
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" l.jpg 30c Brown & bister 0 10 12 10 12
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" m.jpg 40c Red & strawberry 0 11 13 11 13
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" n.jpg 50c Carmine & rose 0 12 14 12I 14
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" o.jpg 50c Carmine & rose 0 12a 15 12II 15
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" p.jpg 1₣ Bronz green & strawberry 0 13 16 13 16
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" q.jpg 2₣ Brown & azure 0 14 17 14 17
Alexandria 1899 Type Sage Overprinted "ALEXANDRIE" r.jpg 5₣ Red lilas & lavender 0 15 18 15 18

Image Value Perfor Color PR WM Ovpt Stamp Catalogues
SC[5] YT[6] MI[7] SG[8]
1c 14x13½ Black 0 N [9] 1a 0 0 0
0 [10] 1b 0 0 0
20c Red 0 [11] 8a 0 0 0
25c Black & rose 0 [12] 9a 0 0 0
0 [13] 9b 0 0 0

  1. Scott Catalogue
    © Scott Publishing Inc., USA
  2. Yvert et Tellier Catalogue
    © Editions Yvert & Tellier, France
  3. Michel Catalogue
    © Schwaneberger Verlag GmbH, Germany
  4. Stanley Gibbons Catalogue
    © Stanley Gibbons - London
  5. Scott Catalogue
    © Scott Publishing Inc., USA
  6. Yvert et Tellier Catalogue
    © Editions Yvert & Tellier, France
  7. Michel Catalogue
    © Schwaneberger Verlag GmbH, Germany
  8. Stanley Gibbons Catalogue
    © Stanley Gibbons - London
  9. Double overprint
  10. Triple overprint
  11. Double overprint
  12. Inverted overprint
  13. Double overprint one inverted

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