Lot Number: 394

(Greece) Rhodes to Bologna, 5/9, plain cover dual franked with Italian 20c ordinary and 50c air stamps and 30c Rhodes stamp, both canc Rhodes cds's, dark blue/white 'Per via Aerea/Via Brindisi/Aero Espresso Ital.' etiquette, and black two line 'Transportato per Via Aerea/Transporte Par Avion' hs (applied when government waived the air surcharge to encurage the use of air mail. Small non invasive top edge nibble, some flap damage verso, and ironed horizontal crease 2cm from lower edge. A most interesting cover elegantly presented on album leaf. Image.

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Date: 1932, Sep 2
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Greece

Description: Rhodes to Bologna, 5/9, plain cover dual franked with Italian 20c ordinary and 50c air stamps and 30c Rhodes stamp, both canc Rhodes cds's, dark blue/white 'Per via Aerea/Via Brindisi/Aero Espresso Ital.' etiquette, and black two line 'Transportato per Via Aerea/Transporte Par Avion' hs (applied when government waived the air surcharge to encurage the use of air mail. Small non invasive top edge nibble, some flap damage verso, and ironed horizontal crease 2cm from lower edge. A most interesting cover elegantly presented on album leaf. Image.
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Lot Number: 51

(Selections) Australia 1929-55, a fine selection of 16 first flights including 1946 first post war civilian service Sydney-Singapore 8/4 purple o/p 7d air letter signed Furze & Moxham; 1929 2/6 Adelaide-Perth; 1930 30/5 Melbourne-Sydney; 1934 Australia-PNG 26/7; 1934 registered dual frank Australia-PNG-Australia 2/8; 1934 6/12 Brisbane-London souvenir cover; 1937 30/8 ANA Brisbane-Adelaide; 1938 31/5 Youami-Perth 2/6 and return; 1940 1/5 Australia-NZ inaugural Flying Boat Service special cover. Unlike most internet auctions, on our web site you can inspect a front and back life size image of every cover in the collection. So view in the comfort of your own home and avoid the cost and hassle of a journey to the auction house and any risk of having to bid blind.

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Date: Collection
Est. price: £125.00
Category: Selections

Description: Australia 1929-55, a fine selection of 16 first flights including 1946 first post war civilian service Sydney-Singapore 8/4 purple o/p 7d air letter signed Furze & Moxham; 1929 2/6 Adelaide-Perth; 1930 30/5 Melbourne-Sydney; 1934 Australia-PNG 26/7; 1934 registered dual frank Australia-PNG-Australia 2/8; 1934 6/12 Brisbane-London souvenir cover; 1937 30/8 ANA Brisbane-Adelaide; 1938 31/5 Youami-Perth 2/6 and return; 1940 1/5 Australia-NZ inaugural Flying Boat Service special cover. Unlike most internet auctions, on our web site you can inspect a front and back life size image of every cover in the collection. So view in the comfort of your own home and avoid the cost and hassle of a journey to the auction house and any risk of having to bid blind.
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