Lot Number: 71

(Airship) Graf Zeppelin 1st SAF, Barcelona drop, card franked 50pf and 25pf canc 'on b oard' 7.5.33 ds, blue flight confirmation cachet, red 'Friedrichshafen (Bodensee) - Barcelona' hs,

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Date: 1933, May 7
Est. price: £45.00
Category: Airship

Description: Graf Zeppelin 1st SAF, Barcelona drop, card franked 50pf and 25pf canc 'on b oard' 7.5.33 ds, blue flight confirmation cachet, red 'Friedrichshafen (Bodensee) - Barcelona' hs,
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Lot Number: 123

(Belgium) F/F Brussels-Essen/Mulheim-Vienna, plain cover franked 1F85, canc Antwerp cds, Vinna 1/5 arrival cds on front, fine strike red three line framed 'Mit Luftpoft.......Essen/Mulheim-Flughafen' receiver...... Image.

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Date: 1933, May 1
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Belgium

Description: F/F Brussels-Essen/Mulheim-Vienna, plain cover franked 1F85, canc Antwerp cds, Vinna 1/5 arrival cds on front, fine strike red three line framed 'Mit Luftpoft.......Essen/Mulheim-Flughafen' receiver...... Image.
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Lot Number: 140

(Brazil) Opening up the Amazon, Panair F/F Belem to Manaos and return Manaos-Belem, all appropriate departure and arrival cancellations, green Belem-Manaos and violet Manaos-Belem cachets, printed Panair Do Brasil corner cover, 11x24cm,  with winged PAA logo, signed by the pilot Capt. E La Porte. Nice item.

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Date: 1933, Oct 25
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Brazil

Description: Opening up the Amazon, Panair F/F Belem to Manaos and return Manaos-Belem, all appropriate departure and arrival cancellations, green Belem-Manaos and violet Manaos-Belem cachets, printed Panair Do Brasil corner cover, 11x24cm, with winged PAA logo, signed by the pilot Capt. E La Porte. Nice item.
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Lot Number: 160

(Burma) Imperial Airways, Akyab to London, Imperial AW/Airway Terminal arrival hs verso, official yellow/blue/cream souvenir 'map' cover, franked 8 1/2 annas. 'Akyab-Londn hs.

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Date: 1933, Oct 2
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Burma

Description: Imperial Airways, Akyab to London, Imperial AW/Airway Terminal arrival hs verso, official yellow/blue/cream souvenir 'map' cover, franked 8 1/2 annas. 'Akyab-Londn hs.
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Lot Number: 230

(French Indochina) Saigon to Nice, via Marseille-Gare-Avion 3/9, fine imprint etiquette grey/orange-black framed 'Indochine-France/Par Baghdad-Marseille/Via Air Orient' envelope, franked 36c canc Siagon Central cds and tied by black framed Saigon-Marseille J'usqua. Nice item.

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Date: 1933, Aug 26
Est. price: £20.00
Category: French Indochina

Description: Saigon to Nice, via Marseille-Gare-Avion 3/9, fine imprint etiquette grey/orange-black framed 'Indochine-France/Par Baghdad-Marseille/Via Air Orient' envelope, franked 36c canc Siagon Central cds and tied by black framed Saigon-Marseille J'usqua. Nice item.
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Lot Number: 266

(GB External) Imperial Airways, first through airmail to Romania, bs Bucharest 3/3, plain tied etiquette cover, correctly rated 4d, canc London cds, ref Newall 33.03C. Francis Field authentication hs verso, nice item. Image.

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Date: 1933, Feb 28
Est. price: £30.00
Category: GB External

Description: Imperial Airways, first through airmail to Romania, bs Bucharest 3/3, plain tied etiquette cover, correctly rated 4d, canc London cds, ref Newall 33.03C. Francis Field authentication hs verso, nice item. Image.
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Lot Number: 267

(GB External) F/F London to Rangoon, bs 1/10, official blue/yellow souvenir cover, franked 1/- embossed postal stationary cut out, Imperial Airways/Indian Trans-Continental Airways. Rare item, only 4 recorded franked with 1/- postal stationary.

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Date: 1933, Sep 23
Est. price: £125.00
Category: GB External

Description: F/F London to Rangoon, bs 1/10, official blue/yellow souvenir cover, franked 1/- embossed postal stationary cut out, Imperial Airways/Indian Trans-Continental Airways. Rare item, only 4 recorded franked with 1/- postal stationary.
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Lot Number: 309

(GB Internal) Great Western Railway, first airway letter, Plymouth to Cardiff, franked 1 1/2d, canc 'Cardiff/ 1.15pm/12 Apr/1933' cds with slogan "The Telephone Saves Time/Money" (Redgrove 's type A7, see p11), purple double line oval cachet "Parcels Department/GWR Plymouth (North Road)/12 April 1933" applied at Plymouth only.

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Date: 1933, Apr 12
Est. price: £35.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Great Western Railway, first airway letter, Plymouth to Cardiff, franked 1 1/2d, canc 'Cardiff/ 1.15pm/12 Apr/1933' cds with slogan "The Telephone Saves Time/Money" (Redgrove 's type A7, see p11), purple double line oval cachet "Parcels Department/GWR Plymouth (North Road)/12 April 1933" applied at Plymouth only.
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Lot Number: 310

(GB Internal) Provincial Airways Ltd, inauguration of the third GB Internal Airmail Service, " West Country Air Service", London to Plymouth, 3d orange bi-coloured vignette tied by Southampton 25 Nov 1933 machine cancel applied on arrival, framed "First Flight" cachet, plain cover. The service operated for six days only. Francis Field authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1933, Nov 25
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Provincial Airways Ltd, inauguration of the third GB Internal Airmail Service, " West Country Air Service", London to Plymouth, 3d orange bi-coloured vignette tied by Southampton 25 Nov 1933 machine cancel applied on arrival, framed "First Flight" cachet, plain cover. The service operated for six days only. Francis Field authentication hs verso.
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Lot Number: 311

(GB Internal) Inauguration of the third GB Internal Airmail Service, " West Country Air Service", Plymouth to Southampton, 3d orange bi-coloured vignette tied by Plymouth depart cachet, Southampton POA arrival cds, plain etiquette cover,  Provincial Airways Ltd. The  service operated for six days only

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Date: 1933, Nov 26
Est. price: £25.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Inauguration of the third GB Internal Airmail Service, " West Country Air Service", Plymouth to Southampton, 3d orange bi-coloured vignette tied by Plymouth depart cachet, Southampton POA arrival cds, plain etiquette cover, Provincial Airways Ltd. The service operated for six days only
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Lot Number: 395

(Greece) Athens to Fort Worth, Texas, via Patras 15/2 where it completed the Aero Espresso Italiana air stage of its journey, signified by a superb red framed Jusqu'a 'Par Avion/JUSQU'A (ms) Patras', a major Greek port from which the cover would have been put on a vessel destined for the US. An interesting cover elegantly presented on album leaf. Image. Image.

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Date: 1933, Feb 13
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Greece

Description: Athens to Fort Worth, Texas, via Patras 15/2 where it completed the Aero Espresso Italiana air stage of its journey, signified by a superb red framed Jusqu'a 'Par Avion/JUSQU'A (ms) Patras', a major Greek port from which the cover would have been put on a vessel destined for the US. An interesting cover elegantly presented on album leaf. Image. Image.
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Lot Number: 396

(Greece) Athens to New York, flown as far as Brindisi, Brindisi Posta Aerea 3/6 transit cds, plain cover franked 3D 'Acropo;is' air and 2x 80l, red framed 'Par Aviion/Jusqu'a (ms) Brindisi' hand stamp. Image.

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Date: 1933, Jun 2
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Greece

Description: Athens to New York, flown as far as Brindisi, Brindisi Posta Aerea 3/6 transit cds, plain cover franked 3D 'Acropo;is' air and 2x 80l, red framed 'Par Aviion/Jusqu'a (ms) Brindisi' hand stamp. Image.
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Lot Number: 397

(Greece) Late use of 1926 Flying Boat stamps, Athens to Rhodes, bs 4/10, plain cover franked 20 dr Flying Boat set  + 1dr 80l surface postage. The last flight for which the Flying Boat stamps were valid left Athens on 19/11/33. Elegantly presented on album leaf. Image.

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Date: 1933, Oct 4
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Greece

Description: Late use of 1926 Flying Boat stamps, Athens to Rhodes, bs 4/10, plain cover franked 20 dr Flying Boat set + 1dr 80l surface postage. The last flight for which the Flying Boat stamps were valid left Athens on 19/11/33. Elegantly presented on album leaf. Image.
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Lot Number: 398

(Greece) Athens to England via Patras 15/10 transit cds verso, and Brindisi, plain cover franked 2dr surface + AEI 3dr air surcharge printed paper rate, superb strike red framed 'Par Avion/JUSQU'A (ms) Patras' Jusqua hs, ms 'Printed'. Ex BB Joffe collection.

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Date: 1933, Nov 15
Est. price: £35.00
Category: Greece

Description: Athens to England via Patras 15/10 transit cds verso, and Brindisi, plain cover franked 2dr surface + AEI 3dr air surcharge printed paper rate, superb strike red framed 'Par Avion/JUSQU'A (ms) Patras' Jusqua hs, ms 'Printed'. Ex BB Joffe collection.
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Lot Number: 420

(India) F/F India Transcontinental Airways, Asansol to Allahabad, bs 11/7, airmail etiquette cover franked 3a 3p, black framed 'Karachi-Calcutta/7 Jul.33/First Airmail' cachet front and verso.

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Date: 1933, Jul 4
Est. price: £40.00
Category: India

Description: F/F India Transcontinental Airways, Asansol to Allahabad, bs 11/7, airmail etiquette cover franked 3a 3p, black framed 'Karachi-Calcutta/7 Jul.33/First Airmail' cachet front and verso.
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Lot Number: 421

(India) F/F India Transcontinental Airways, return flight, Calcutta to Allahabad, bs 11/7, red/white/blue souvenir cover franked 3a 3p, black framed 'Calcutta-Karachi/11 Jul.33/First Airmail' cachet verso. Only 4 flown, Newall 33.13Ae1.

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Date: 1933, Jul 4
Est. price: £100.00
Category: India

Description: F/F India Transcontinental Airways, return flight, Calcutta to Allahabad, bs 11/7, red/white/blue souvenir cover franked 3a 3p, black framed 'Calcutta-Karachi/11 Jul.33/First Airmail' cachet verso. Only 4 flown, Newall 33.13Ae1.
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Lot Number: 422

(India) India Trans-Continental Airways, Asansol to Calcutta, 11/7 arival ds on front, plain Edna Lorenz Lady Photographer PC, franked 1 1/2anna 3p canc Asanso; cds, black boxed "Karachi-Calcutta/8 Jul 33/First Flight"cachet, scarce tied TETE-BECHE etiquette IND-A-6carried on F/F Calcutta to Karachi. signed Stephen Smith verso.

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Date: 1933, Jul 08
Est. price: £40.00
Category: India

Description: India Trans-Continental Airways, Asansol to Calcutta, 11/7 arival ds on front, plain Edna Lorenz Lady Photographer PC, franked 1 1/2anna 3p canc Asanso; cds, black boxed "Karachi-Calcutta/8 Jul 33/First Flight"cachet, scarce tied TETE-BECHE etiquette IND-A-6carried on F/F Calcutta to Karachi. signed Stephen Smith verso.
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Lot Number: 423

(India) F/F India Transcontinental Airways, Asansol to New Delhi, bs 11/7, airmail etiquette cover franked 3a 3p, black framed 'Calcutta-Karachi/11 Jul.33/First Airmail' cachet front and verso.

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Date: 1933, Jul 10
Est. price: £40.00
Category: India

Description: F/F India Transcontinental Airways, Asansol to New Delhi, bs 11/7, airmail etiquette cover franked 3a 3p, black framed 'Calcutta-Karachi/11 Jul.33/First Airmail' cachet front and verso.
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Lot Number: 424

(India) F/F India Transcontinental Airways, Allahabad to New Delhi, bs 11/7, airmail etiquette cover franked 3a3p, black framed 'Calcutta-Karachi/11 Jul.33/First Airmail' cachet.

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Date: 1933, Jul 11
Est. price: £30.00
Category: India

Description: F/F India Transcontinental Airways, Allahabad to New Delhi, bs 11/7, airmail etiquette cover franked 3a3p, black framed 'Calcutta-Karachi/11 Jul.33/First Airmail' cachet.
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Lot Number: 425

(India) 20 July 1933 (AAMC.317) Calcutta - Lucknow, POA 21 Jl 33, flown cover, carried by James Wood in "The Spirit of West Australia" whilst on his Perth to England flight; with violet 6-line cachet tieing Dum Dum Air Port label. The onward flight was delayed by the collapse of the undercarriage at Bandar Abbas. [16 flown].

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Date: 1933, Jul 20
Est. price: £375.00
Category: India

Description: 20 July 1933 (AAMC.317) Calcutta - Lucknow, POA 21 Jl 33, flown cover, carried by James Wood in "The Spirit of West Australia" whilst on his Perth to England flight; with violet 6-line cachet tieing Dum Dum Air Port label. The onward flight was delayed by the collapse of the undercarriage at Bandar Abbas. [16 flown].
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Lot Number: 447

(Italy) Rare once off experimental direct flight from Brindisi to Rhodes, 16/3 arrival ds on front cover ,14x20cm, posted Rome 13/5, departed Brindisi 15/5, franked 90c, canc Rome/Posta Aerea/13.5.33 cds, Brindisi Posta Aerea 15.5.33 transit cds, super strike black framed 'Primo Volo/Linea Aerea Diretta/Brindisi-Rodi' flight cachet, also a dark blue/white 'Per via Aerea/Via Brindisi/Aero Espresso Ital.' etiquette. Although a one-off not to be repeated flight, it did carry mail as evidenced by the postmarks. However not listed in Muller or Longhi. Image.

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Date: 1933, May 13
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Italy

Description: Rare once off experimental direct flight from Brindisi to Rhodes, 16/3 arrival ds on front cover ,14x20cm, posted Rome 13/5, departed Brindisi 15/5, franked 90c, canc Rome/Posta Aerea/13.5.33 cds, Brindisi Posta Aerea 15.5.33 transit cds, super strike black framed 'Primo Volo/Linea Aerea Diretta/Brindisi-Rodi' flight cachet, also a dark blue/white 'Per via Aerea/Via Brindisi/Aero Espresso Ital.' etiquette. Although a one-off not to be repeated flight, it did carry mail as evidenced by the postmarks. However not listed in Muller or Longhi. Image.
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Lot Number: 515

(Nyasaland) Special RAF Sqn. 6 flight, Zomba to Lilongwe, bs 30/5, black/white Major Green souvenir cover with leopard and rising sun and "Zomba-Lilongwe-Fort Jamieson RAF, 1933" text, also temporary special relief cachet "First NYD Airmail" (ref A Philatelic handbook of Nyasaland 1859-1964, Hillman), airmail etiquette cover franked 1/6d canc Zomba cds. A little worn, but good cancellations.

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Date: 1933, May 30
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Nyasaland

Description: Special RAF Sqn. 6 flight, Zomba to Lilongwe, bs 30/5, black/white Major Green souvenir cover with leopard and rising sun and "Zomba-Lilongwe-Fort Jamieson RAF, 1933" text, also temporary special relief cachet "First NYD Airmail" (ref A Philatelic handbook of Nyasaland 1859-1964, Hillman), airmail etiquette cover franked 1/6d canc Zomba cds. A little worn, but good cancellations.
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Lot Number: 516

(Nyasaland) Special RAF Sqn. 6 flight, Blantyre to Fort Jamieson, b/s 6/6, special black/white Major Green souvenir cover with leopard and rising sun and "Zomba-Lilongwe-Fort Jamieson RAF, 1933" text, special black/white Major Green souvenir cover with leopard and rising sun and "Zomba-Lilongwe-Fort Jamieson RAF, 1933" text, franked 1/- (correct rate), canc Blantyre 2 Jun cds, special cachet "NYD NRHOD AIRMAIL/5 JU 1933" cachet applied at Zomba. A similar cover is illustrated in Newall 2nd Edition, p159.  Ironed vertical crease.

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Date: 1933, Jun 3
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Nyasaland

Description: Special RAF Sqn. 6 flight, Blantyre to Fort Jamieson, b/s 6/6, special black/white Major Green souvenir cover with leopard and rising sun and "Zomba-Lilongwe-Fort Jamieson RAF, 1933" text, special black/white Major Green souvenir cover with leopard and rising sun and "Zomba-Lilongwe-Fort Jamieson RAF, 1933" text, franked 1/- (correct rate), canc Blantyre 2 Jun cds, special cachet "NYD NRHOD AIRMAIL/5 JU 1933" cachet applied at Zomba. A similar cover is illustrated in Newall 2nd Edition, p159. Ironed vertical crease.
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Lot Number: 542

(Singapore) Imperial Airways/ITCA Singapore-Rangoon-London return, F/F Singapore to London, red/blue/pale grey souvenir cover with small circular red/blue speedbird logo and printed "Imperial Airways/1st Air Mail/Singapore/London/31-12-1933" cachet, correctly franked 8c postage and 35c air fee, canc Singapore 31 De 1933.

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Date: 1933, Dec 31
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Singapore

Description: Imperial Airways/ITCA Singapore-Rangoon-London return, F/F Singapore to London, red/blue/pale grey souvenir cover with small circular red/blue speedbird logo and printed "Imperial Airways/1st Air Mail/Singapore/London/31-12-1933" cachet, correctly franked 8c postage and 35c air fee, canc Singapore 31 De 1933.
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Lot Number: 598

(Tanganyika) Tanganyika Govt. Air Service, Mombassa to Dar es Salaam, bs 19/7, commercial corner cover franked 70c, closed top edge tear. See scan.

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Date: 1933, Jul 19
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Tanganyika

Description: Tanganyika Govt. Air Service, Mombassa to Dar es Salaam, bs 19/7, commercial corner cover franked 70c, closed top edge tear. See scan.
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