Lot Number: 443

(Nigeria) RAF Experimental flight, Cairo to Kano, POA Nov 3rd, Kano dr. cds, plain cover addressed to Brig. General R. Ridgeway, C.B. and bearing ordinary Nigeria 1d and 1/2d stamps. No special cancellations or cachets were  used but Squadron Leader, later Air Marshall, Arthur Coningham, put his initials 'AC'  in bottom lh corner. Unfortunately a previous owner has tried to erase these on in this particular cover and only barely visible remnants remain. This notwithstanding it is a scarce item and bears a Francis Field authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1925, Oct 27
Est. price: £225.00 £191.25
Category: Nigeria

Description: RAF Experimental flight, Cairo to Kano, POA Nov 3rd, Kano dr. cds, plain cover addressed to Brig. General R. Ridgeway, C.B. and bearing ordinary Nigeria 1d and 1/2d stamps. No special cancellations or cachets were used but Squadron Leader, later Air Marshall, Arthur Coningham, put his initials 'AC' in bottom lh corner. Unfortunately a previous owner has tried to erase these on in this particular cover and only barely visible remnants remain. This notwithstanding it is a scarce item and bears a Francis Field authentication hs verso.

Lot Number: 575

(United States) Seattle to Victoria, bs 'Victoria BC/Jul 26  1925',plain cover franked US 2c, canc 'Seattle, Wash/Jul 26 1925',  framed 'Seattle/Victria/Seaplane/Mail' and 'Seattle, Wash/Seaplane  Mail/Victoria, BC', and ms endorsement 'By SS Pres McKinley'. Muller #217, 5000Ff.

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Date: 1925, Jul 26
Est. price: £35.00 £29.75
Category: United States

Description: Seattle to Victoria, bs 'Victoria BC/Jul 26 1925',plain cover franked US 2c, canc 'Seattle, Wash/Jul 26 1925', framed 'Seattle/Victria/Seaplane/Mail' and 'Seattle, Wash/Seaplane Mail/Victoria, BC', and ms endorsement 'By SS Pres McKinley'. Muller #217, 5000Ff.

Lot Number: 612

(United States Internal) U.S. Government flown Air Mail, Pittsburgh to Los Angeles, bs Feb 1, franked 24c C3, ms 'Air Mail',

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Date: 1925, Jan 31
Est. price: £18.00 £15.30
Category: United States Internal

Description: U.S. Government flown Air Mail, Pittsburgh to Los Angeles, bs Feb 1, franked 24c C3, ms 'Air Mail',