Lot Number: 27

(Collection) Europe, interesting 1930’s selection of 14 airmail covers including 1931 23/7 reg Danzig - London via Berlin corner fault, 1931 25/2  Holland to Buenos Aires b/s, 1932 22/8 Germany - India b/s Quetta, 1932 16/5 Brussels-Berlin F/F cachet, arrival ds, 1934 9/3 France - Buenos Aires b/s, 1934 29/9 Russia - USA arrival and transit cds's and fine 'Par avion jusqu'a Berlin' hs, 1935 27/12 Brussels - Lisbon via London and Madrid, 1936 17/12 Latvia - California arrival and transit cds's, 1936 27/8 Danzig - Stuttgart, Zoppot postmark, 1937 27/8 Lithuania - Southern Levant, Berlin Transit cds. 1937 8/7 Palma de Mallorca - London  fine red 'Par Avion Jusqu'a Roma' hs (front only), 1939 13/5 Las Palmas - Liverpool fine military sensor Mark, Condition good to fine. See front and back images on web site.

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Est. price: £35.00
Category: Collection

Description: Europe, interesting 1930’s selection of 14 airmail covers including 1931 23/7 reg Danzig - London via Berlin corner fault, 1931 25/2 Holland to Buenos Aires b/s, 1932 22/8 Germany - India b/s Quetta, 1932 16/5 Brussels-Berlin F/F cachet, arrival ds, 1934 9/3 France - Buenos Aires b/s, 1934 29/9 Russia - USA arrival and transit cds's and fine 'Par avion jusqu'a Berlin' hs, 1935 27/12 Brussels - Lisbon via London and Madrid, 1936 17/12 Latvia - California arrival and transit cds's, 1936 27/8 Danzig - Stuttgart, Zoppot postmark, 1937 27/8 Lithuania - Southern Levant, Berlin Transit cds. 1937 8/7 Palma de Mallorca - London fine red 'Par Avion Jusqu'a Roma' hs (front only), 1939 13/5 Las Palmas - Liverpool fine military sensor Mark, Condition good to fine. See front and back images on web site.
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Lot Number: 7

(Collection) Belgian Congo, five early covers, 1938 20/11 souvenir envelope commemorating the 100th flight of the Brussels -Elizabethville service bs, 1939 27/11 F/F Costermansville-Stanleyville bs, 1939 25/10 F/F Kikwit-Tshikapa bs, 1939 27/11 F/F Leopoldville - Kikwit  bs. Also 1938 9/9 internal air mail Coquilhatville-Jadotville bs, via Luluabourg. Image

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Est. price: £25.00
Category: Collection

Description: Belgian Congo, five early covers, 1938 20/11 souvenir envelope commemorating the 100th flight of the Brussels -Elizabethville service bs, 1939 27/11 F/F Costermansville-Stanleyville bs, 1939 25/10 F/F Kikwit-Tshikapa bs, 1939 27/11 F/F Leopoldville - Kikwit bs. Also 1938 9/9 internal air mail Coquilhatville-Jadotville bs, via Luluabourg. Image
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Lot Number: 10

(Collection) Belgium, ten early airmail covers including eight F/F's 1930 14/4 first night flight Brussels - London, 1933 1/5 Brussels-Cannes, 1934 15/7 Anveers Meeting, 1935 7/11 Brussels - Cannes, 1935 Brussels - Congo- Madagascar, 1935 20/6 Brussels-Berlin-Stralsund, 1936 21/4 Brussels-Lisbon, 1936 18/11 DLH Brussels -Lisbon via Madrid, 1937 20/10 Missionary Flight Brussels-Leopoldville, and 1937  5/4 Brussels-Prague. Also 1934 Anvers Expo, 1935 27/1  Tamines Expo. Image.

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Est. price: £30.00
Category: Collection

Description: Belgium, ten early airmail covers including eight F/F's 1930 14/4 first night flight Brussels - London, 1933 1/5 Brussels-Cannes, 1934 15/7 Anveers Meeting, 1935 7/11 Brussels - Cannes, 1935 Brussels - Congo- Madagascar, 1935 20/6 Brussels-Berlin-Stralsund, 1936 21/4 Brussels-Lisbon, 1936 18/11 DLH Brussels -Lisbon via Madrid, 1937 20/10 Missionary Flight Brussels-Leopoldville, and 1937 5/4 Brussels-Prague. Also 1934 Anvers Expo, 1935 27/1 Tamines Expo. Image.
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Lot Number: 9

(Collection) Belgium, selection of eight 1930s airmail covers including 1934 22/11 first flight Belgium to Elizabethville and return, 1935 20/6 Brussels to Stralsund with fine 1935 exposition label , 1935 10/6 first night flight Brussels to Amsterdam, 1935 14/7 Anvers Meeting with fine strike of the special Andreas Airport expo cancel, 1936 5/7Ballon Belgica card with special cancellation , 1936 18/11 first DHL flight from Brussels to Lisbon, 1937 25/10 Missionary flight to Leopoldville and return by 'Phalene' aeroplane, 1939 23/5 Belgian acceptance for the Pan Am first transatlantic flight from Marseille to New York. Image.

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Est. price: £25.00
Category: Collection

Description: Belgium, selection of eight 1930s airmail covers including 1934 22/11 first flight Belgium to Elizabethville and return, 1935 20/6 Brussels to Stralsund with fine 1935 exposition label , 1935 10/6 first night flight Brussels to Amsterdam, 1935 14/7 Anvers Meeting with fine strike of the special Andreas Airport expo cancel, 1936 5/7Ballon Belgica card with special cancellation , 1936 18/11 first DHL flight from Brussels to Lisbon, 1937 25/10 Missionary flight to Leopoldville and return by 'Phalene' aeroplane, 1939 23/5 Belgian acceptance for the Pan Am first transatlantic flight from Marseille to New York. Image.
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Lot Number: 42

(Collection) Pan Am, collection of 36 first flights including 27 for the extension of the June 15, 1946 service to Brussels Prague and Vienna with origins from New York, Gander and Limerick, and returns from Vienna, Austria Belgium Prague and Czechoslovakia, and 6 from the , 8, 1952 service between Los Angeles Guatemala and Panama City. All nicely presented in a spiral binder..Image.

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Est. price: £75.00
Category: Collection

Description: Pan Am, collection of 36 first flights including 27 for the extension of the June 15, 1946 service to Brussels Prague and Vienna with origins from New York, Gander and Limerick, and returns from Vienna, Austria Belgium Prague and Czechoslovakia, and 6 from the , 8, 1952 service between Los Angeles Guatemala and Panama City. All nicely presented in a spiral binder..Image.
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Lot Number: 602

(Ephemera) Sabena, ' Belgian Congo to Belgium in 5 Days', red/black/green timetable for the Leopoldville to Brussels service via Fort Lamy, Zinder, Niamey, Oran and Marseille, etc, times of the outward and return trips, dates of postage for airmail correspondence, and route map showing distances between regular stopping points, 8 pages, 23 x 10, published February 1935, filing holes. Image.

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Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Sabena, ' Belgian Congo to Belgium in 5 Days', red/black/green timetable for the Leopoldville to Brussels service via Fort Lamy, Zinder, Niamey, Oran and Marseille, etc, times of the outward and return trips, dates of postage for airmail correspondence, and route map showing distances between regular stopping points, 8 pages, 23 x 10, published February 1935, filing holes. Image.
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Lot Number: 603

(Ephemera) Sabena, Belgian Congo timetable, October 1936, 12pp, 18x9 cm, showing flight dates and tariffs for the Belgium-France- Congo- Madagascar; Libenge-Coquilhatville-Leopoldville; Tananarive-Tete; and Elisabethville-Marseilles.Brussels services,  covering some twenty or so destinations on routes serviced by Sabena, Air Afrique, and Regie Air Afrique, file holes. A scarce item with a wealth of information. Image.

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Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Sabena, Belgian Congo timetable, October 1936, 12pp, 18x9 cm, showing flight dates and tariffs for the Belgium-France- Congo- Madagascar; Libenge-Coquilhatville-Leopoldville; Tananarive-Tete; and Elisabethville-Marseilles.Brussels services, covering some twenty or so destinations on routes serviced by Sabena, Air Afrique, and Regie Air Afrique, file holes. A scarce item with a wealth of information. Image.
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Lot Number: 599

(Ephemera) Imperial Airways, original timetable winter 1933, European Services to Paris, Brussels, Cologne, Antwerp, Amsterdam, Hannover, Berlin, Rotterdam, Copenhagen and Malmo, also fares and information on airmail, air taxis, baggage and freight regulations, 8pp, 18x22cm, rust holes where staples were, otherwise fine. Scarce.

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Date: Timetables, brochures
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Ephemera

Description: Imperial Airways, original timetable winter 1933, European Services to Paris, Brussels, Cologne, Antwerp, Amsterdam, Hannover, Berlin, Rotterdam, Copenhagen and Malmo, also fares and information on airmail, air taxis, baggage and freight regulations, 8pp, 18x22cm, rust holes where staples were, otherwise fine. Scarce.
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Lot Number: 288

(Germany) Instone Air Line, Cologne to London, bs 12/12, via Brussels, plain cover, franked GB 1d x2 & 1 1/2d stamps, canc 'Army Post Office/11 Dec 22/S 40', ms 'Cologne-London', dark blue/black P25 airmail etiquette. The Army Post Office S40 was established in Cologne, Germany in 1919 to provide postal support of the first British Army of the Rhine (BAOR) and was closed in 1929 when the force was finally withdrawn from Germany. Francis Field authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1923, Jun 26
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Germany

Description: Instone Air Line, Cologne to London, bs 12/12, via Brussels, plain cover, franked GB 1d x2 & 1 1/2d stamps, canc 'Army Post Office/11 Dec 22/S 40', ms 'Cologne-London', dark blue/black P25 airmail etiquette. The Army Post Office S40 was established in Cologne, Germany in 1919 to provide postal support of the first British Army of the Rhine (BAOR) and was closed in 1929 when the force was finally withdrawn from Germany. Francis Field authentication hs verso.
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Lot Number: 287

(Germany) Instone Air Line, Cologne to London, bs 12/12, via Brussels, buff cover, 21x10cm, dual franked GB 1 1/2d&2d stamps, and Germany nine air stamps values to 3M blue, cancelled six strikes 'Army Post Office/11 Dec 22/S 40', fine strike black st. line 'Air Mail Post' hs, dark blue/black P25 airmail etiquette. Central non invasive ironed vertical fold, see scan.
The Army Post Office S40 was established in Cologne, Germany in 1919 to provide postal support of the first British Army of the Rhine (BAOR) and was closed in 1929 when the force was finally withdrawn from Germany.

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Date: 1922, Dec 11
Est. price: £150.00
Category: Germany

Description: Instone Air Line, Cologne to London, bs 12/12, via Brussels, buff cover, 21x10cm, dual franked GB 1 1/2d&2d stamps, and Germany nine air stamps values to 3M blue, cancelled six strikes 'Army Post Office/11 Dec 22/S 40', fine strike black st. line 'Air Mail Post' hs, dark blue/black P25 airmail etiquette. Central non invasive ironed vertical fold, see scan. The Army Post Office S40 was established in Cologne, Germany in 1919 to provide postal support of the first British Army of the Rhine (BAOR) and was closed in 1929 when the force was finally withdrawn from Germany.
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Lot Number: 177

(GB External) Instone Air Line, London to Brussels, bs, plain cover correctly franked 2 1/2d postage and 2d air fee, canc Bournemouth cds, 'Rebut/Onbestelba' hs, dark blue/black etiquette, P25. Image. Francis field authentication has verso.

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Date: 1923, Oct 23
Est. price: £20.00
Category: GB External

Description: Instone Air Line, London to Brussels, bs, plain cover correctly franked 2 1/2d postage and 2d air fee, canc Bournemouth cds, 'Rebut/Onbestelba' hs, dark blue/black etiquette, P25. Image. Francis field authentication has verso.
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Lot Number: 110

(Belgium) First Belgium acceptance for the Imperial Airways Kano-Lagos extension of the London-Nigeria service, Brussels to Lagos, bs 26/10, via Paris Avion, 19/10, black/yellow/red border airmail cover, franked 3F 85c, ms 'By First Air Mail Imperial Airways/London-Khartoum-Kano-Lagos'", ref Godinas 1951, and Jennekens and Godinas 1969. Image

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Date: 1936, Oct 15
Est. price: £60.00
Category: Belgium

Description: First Belgium acceptance for the Imperial Airways Kano-Lagos extension of the London-Nigeria service, Brussels to Lagos, bs 26/10, via Paris Avion, 19/10, black/yellow/red border airmail cover, franked 3F 85c, ms 'By First Air Mail Imperial Airways/London-Khartoum-Kano-Lagos'", ref Godinas 1951, and Jennekens and Godinas 1969. Image
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Lot Number: 114

(Belgium) Scarce first acceptance of mail from Belgium for USA for carriage on the inaugural Imperial Airways trans Atlantic service from London to New York, bs 6/8, official black/blue/grey souvenir cover franked 1930 2F x2, and 35c ordinary, canc Brussels 4/8 cds. Only 24 flown.

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Date: 1939, Aug 4
Est. price: £60.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Scarce first acceptance of mail from Belgium for USA for carriage on the inaugural Imperial Airways trans Atlantic service from London to New York, bs 6/8, official black/blue/grey souvenir cover franked 1930 2F x2, and 35c ordinary, canc Brussels 4/8 cds. Only 24 flown.
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Lot Number: 109

(Belgium) Brussels acceptance for the 1st Sabena Brussels-Elisabethville service, airmail etiquette card franked  3F 80, canc Bruxelles 7/11and 15/11 cds, green bilingual flight cachet verso.Intended for the 7/11 first Air France/Air Afrque flight to E'ville. But, due to an error in the official announcement most Belgian mail went by the first Sabena flight instead, which left Brussels on 15/11/35. Hence the 7/11 and 15/11 departure postmarks on this card.

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Date: 1935, Nov 15
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Brussels acceptance for the 1st Sabena Brussels-Elisabethville service, airmail etiquette card franked 3F 80, canc Bruxelles 7/11and 15/11 cds, green bilingual flight cachet verso.Intended for the 7/11 first Air France/Air Afrque flight to E'ville. But, due to an error in the official announcement most Belgian mail went by the first Sabena flight instead, which left Brussels on 15/11/35. Hence the 7/11 and 15/11 departure postmarks on this card.
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Lot Number: 111

(Belgium) Pelican Missionary Flight Belgium-Congo, and return, Brussels to Leopoldville and return, 5/11, commemorative 'Pelican' card in French with map of route verso, franked 3.30F Belgian and 3.30F Congo stamps, green and purple cachets.

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Date: 1937, Oct 20
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Pelican Missionary Flight Belgium-Congo, and return, Brussels to Leopoldville and return, 5/11, commemorative 'Pelican' card in French with map of route verso, franked 3.30F Belgian and 3.30F Congo stamps, green and purple cachets.
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Lot Number: 112

(Belgium) Phalene Missionary Flight Belgium-Congo, and return, Brussels to Leopoldville, 6/11, and return, 12/11, to Awant-Dinant, commemorative 'Phalene' card in French with map of route verso, franked 3.30F Belgian and 3.30F Congo stamps, green two line 'Phalene' cachet, and scarcer red toothed oval flight cachet. Signed by the pilot Pierre Bradfer. Nice item.

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Date: 1937, Oct 20
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Phalene Missionary Flight Belgium-Congo, and return, Brussels to Leopoldville, 6/11, and return, 12/11, to Awant-Dinant, commemorative 'Phalene' card in French with map of route verso, franked 3.30F Belgian and 3.30F Congo stamps, green two line 'Phalene' cachet, and scarcer red toothed oval flight cachet. Signed by the pilot Pierre Bradfer. Nice item.
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Lot Number: 104

(Belgium) F/F Brussels to Basel (Zurich), Basel Flugpost 3/5 arrival ds on front, Sabena black/orange/yellow souvenir cover franked 70c, underpaid 'T' hs, dark blue/black airmail etiquette,

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Date: 1930, May 2
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Belgium

Description: F/F Brussels to Basel (Zurich), Basel Flugpost 3/5 arrival ds on front, Sabena black/orange/yellow souvenir cover franked 70c, underpaid 'T' hs, dark blue/black airmail etiquette,
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Lot Number: 105

(Belgium) Fabry and Vanderlinden interrupted flight, Brussels to Matadi, bs 19/12, via Leopoldville,bs15/12 . The flight was interrupted near Alicante for repairs, Ni 301208. Purfina corner cover franked Belgium 5F Air+1F45 ordinary, red flight cachet.

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Date: 1930, Dec 5
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Fabry and Vanderlinden interrupted flight, Brussels to Matadi, bs 19/12, via Leopoldville,bs15/12 . The flight was interrupted near Alicante for repairs, Ni 301208. Purfina corner cover franked Belgium 5F Air+1F45 ordinary, red flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 8

(Collection) Belgian Congo, four original B&W photographs,17x23cm, taken during the second regular flight from Brussels, 8th March 1935. One shows the Fokker F.VII 'Leopold Rodger' on the tarmac shortly before departure at Haren Airport Brussels; another of the plane being refuelled at a barren spot at Niamey in French West Africa; another taken at Reggan in Southern Algeria, the last stop before the flight was over the worst section of the Sahara, and another being refuelled from petrol drums at Coquilhatville in the Belgian Congo. A rare group. Image.

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Est. price: £30.00
Category: Collection

Description: Belgian Congo, four original B&W photographs,17x23cm, taken during the second regular flight from Brussels, 8th March 1935. One shows the Fokker F.VII 'Leopold Rodger' on the tarmac shortly before departure at Haren Airport Brussels; another of the plane being refuelled at a barren spot at Niamey in French West Africa; another taken at Reggan in Southern Algeria, the last stop before the flight was over the worst section of the Sahara, and another being refuelled from petrol drums at Coquilhatville in the Belgian Congo. A rare group. Image.
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