Egypt 1938-1939
 

Egypt 1938 - 1939

 

1938 Royal Wedding

King Farouk and Queen Farida

Scott SG Date Notes Val M/U ( 2001)  
223

265

1938

5 m brown

1.75 / 3.75

 

1938 18th International Cotton Congress, Cairo

Gathering Cotton

Scott SG Date Notes Val M/U ( 2001)  
225

266

1938

5 m brown

.20 / .90

226

267

1938

15 m purple

.40 / 1.50

227

268

1938

20 m blue

.35 / 1.40

 

1938 International Telecommunications Conference, Cairo

Pyramids of Giza and Colossus of Thebes

Scott SG Date Notes Val M/U ( 2001)  
228

269

1938

5 m brown

.55 / 1.40

229

270

1938

15 m purple

.90 / 2.00

230

271

1938

20 m blue

.95 / 2.00

 

1938 King Farouk's 18th Birthday

Portrait similar to SG265 with inscription "11 Fevrier 1938" at foot

Scott SG Date Notes Val M/U ( 2001)  
224

272

1938

E1  brown and green

100 / 120

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1938 Leprosy Research Congress

Hydnocarpus

Scott SG Date Notes Val M/U ( 2001)  
231

273

1938

5 m brown

.75 / .80

232

274

1938

15 m purple

.75 / .80

233

275

1938

20 m blue

.75 / .80

 

1939 Definitives

The 1947 issue has a similar portrait design, with the king looking to the left.

Scott SG Date Notes Val M/U ( 2001)  
234 276a 1939 30m grey
King Farouk and Pyramids
.20 / .10
234B 277 1939 30m green .20 / .10
235 278 1939 40m brown
mosque
.25 / .10
236 279 1939 50m blue
Cairo citadel
.85 / .10
237 280 1939 100m purple
Aswan Dam
1.25 / .10
238 281 1939 200m violet
Fuad I University, Giza
4.50 / .15
239 282 1939 50 p brown and green 5.00 / .65
240 283 1939 E1 brown and blue 10.50 / 1.50