Series 270 Architecture and Muslim Art in Egypt 1969
Lavazza (Italy) Lavazza Series 270 Architecture and Muslim Art in Egypt 1969 Series 270 Architecture and Muslim Art in Egypt 1969 EL6 - The illustrations on these cards are both detailed and stunningly beautiful. The picture buildings from around Cairo such as the Rokayya Doudou Fountain, El Akmar and Mohammed Ali Mosques, Caliphi Tombs, the tomb of Mammalucchi and the courtyard of the house of Sultan Kait-Bey. As always the text on the back is in Italian and these are size 110 x 70mm
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Series 270 Architecture and Muslim Art in Egypt 1969

Issuer: Lavazza (Italy) Condition: Good to Very Good * These are original and NOT reprints Description: The illustrations on these cards are both detailed and stunningly beautiful. The picture buildings from around Cairo such as the Rokayya Doudou Fountain, El Akmar and Mohammed Ali Mosques, Caliphi Tombs, the tomb of Mammalucchi and the courtyard of the house of Sultan Kait-Bey. As always the text on the back is in Italian and these are size 110 x 70mm Number of cards in set: EL6 Abbreviations used for Number In Set:
EL = Extra Large; LT = Large Trade ( size 89 x 64mm); L = Large; M = Medium; K = Miniature.

Price for complete set: Only £6.00

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