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Egypt Study Circle
A specialised group for collection and research into all aspects of Egyptian stamps and postal history.
UK-based with 200 members worldwide, publishing quarterly journal and running two auctions annually.
Album Pages: Egypt
Scanned album pages from the worldwide stamp collection of Antonius Ra.
Stamps of the Suez Canal Company
Private labels put out by the SCC in 1868 to pay for carrying letters through the Canal.
They only lasted for a few months, but, presumably because of their rarity and relative crudity
of design, were heavily forged. Find out how to tell the good guys from the bad.
The Kingdom of Egypt (1922-1953)
This exhibit comprises postage stamps of the Kingdom of Egypt (1922-1953), one of the first to
employ photogravure as a method of stamp printing and a pioneer in the use of Airmai. The exhibit
is by Panayotis D. Cangelaris.