Lot Number: 11

(Collection) British Commonwealth collection of 30 first flight covers from 1929 -1938, including 1929 Nassau-Miami, 1930 Wynham-Perth-London via Karachi, 1931 London-Mwanza, Melbourne-Tasmania, Hobart-Melbourne, 1932  London -Bahrain, 1932  Empress of Britain-Ottawa, Bulawayo-Cape Town, 1933 Singapore- Alor Star, Rangoon-London, 1935 first NZ Christmas airmail, Blenheim-Omaru, and others from Canada, Bermuda, Nyasaland, South Africa, Kenya and Trinidad and Tobago. Good lot, see images.

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Est. price: £200.00 £170.00
Category: Collection

Description: British Commonwealth collection of 30 first flight covers from 1929 -1938, including 1929 Nassau-Miami, 1930 Wynham-Perth-London via Karachi, 1931 London-Mwanza, Melbourne-Tasmania, Hobart-Melbourne, 1932 London -Bahrain, 1932 Empress of Britain-Ottawa, Bulawayo-Cape Town, 1933 Singapore- Alor Star, Rangoon-London, 1935 first NZ Christmas airmail, Blenheim-Omaru, and others from Canada, Bermuda, Nyasaland, South Africa, Kenya and Trinidad and Tobago. Good lot, see images.

Lot Number: 12

(Collection) British commonwealth, 15 first flights 1930-1939 including 1930 December Jamaica-Miami, 1932  August  Nairobi-Zanzibar, January Wyndhoek-England, 1932 October England-Sharjah, 1934 March Nyasaland-Southern Rhodesia, 1935 August Salisbury Southern Rhodesia-Beira Portuguese East Africa, 1936 December Colombo-Madras, 1937 June Bermuda-New York, Gold Coast-Middle Congo, and Kuala Lumpur-Penang, 1938 October Barbados-Trinidad , May Takoradi-Lagos, 1939 June Botwood- New York, and Gander-England, 1939 August Outjo SWA Africa-Lobito Angola. Good lot. Images.

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Est. price: £150.00 £127.50
Category: Collection

Description: British commonwealth, 15 first flights 1930-1939 including 1930 December Jamaica-Miami, 1932 August Nairobi-Zanzibar, January Wyndhoek-England, 1932 October England-Sharjah, 1934 March Nyasaland-Southern Rhodesia, 1935 August Salisbury Southern Rhodesia-Beira Portuguese East Africa, 1936 December Colombo-Madras, 1937 June Bermuda-New York, Gold Coast-Middle Congo, and Kuala Lumpur-Penang, 1938 October Barbados-Trinidad , May Takoradi-Lagos, 1939 June Botwood- New York, and Gander-England, 1939 August Outjo SWA Africa-Lobito Angola. Good lot. Images.

Lot Number: 17

(Collection) Central America, fine collection of 36 airmail covers, 1927-50, including 23 F/F from Puerto Rico, Cuba, Guatemala, Haiti, Mexico, Canal Zone, amongst which are 1926 Santa Rosa-Guatemala, 1927 Havana-Key West & Key West Habana, 1928 pilot signed Santiago de Cuba-Port au Prince, 1929 San Juan-Paramibo, 1930 Port au Prince-San Juan, 1931 Mexico Nuevitas-Camaguey1930 F/F Holguin-Santiago de Cuba, 1937 first 24 hour service Canal Zone-Miami, and more mostly pre WWII, also censored, registered, several interesting Jusqua's, attractive frankings with clear postmarks and flight cachets, no duplication.

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Est. price: £150.00 £127.50
Category: Collection

Description: Central America, fine collection of 36 airmail covers, 1927-50, including 23 F/F from Puerto Rico, Cuba, Guatemala, Haiti, Mexico, Canal Zone, amongst which are 1926 Santa Rosa-Guatemala, 1927 Havana-Key West & Key West Habana, 1928 pilot signed Santiago de Cuba-Port au Prince, 1929 San Juan-Paramibo, 1930 Port au Prince-San Juan, 1931 Mexico Nuevitas-Camaguey1930 F/F Holguin-Santiago de Cuba, 1937 first 24 hour service Canal Zone-Miami, and more mostly pre WWII, also censored, registered, several interesting Jusqua's, attractive frankings with clear postmarks and flight cachets, no duplication.

Lot Number: 58

(Collection) Worldwide, 32 first flights (1930-1948), great postmarks and cachets, good to fine, including 1930 Condor Brazil-Europe, Guatemala Jalapa-Guatemala City, Cuba Santiago de Cuba-Havana, 1932 Varig Bage-Livramento, Cuba Manzanillo-Camaguey, Santiago de Cuba-Havana, 1934 Post Jager Batavia-Amsterdam, 1935 Salisbury-Bulawayo, Cuba Havana-Miami, Guam-San Francisco, San Francisco-Manila, Havana-Miami, 1937 Auckland-San Francisco, 1936 Amsterdam-Liverpool, Amsterdam-Doncaster, London-Copenhagen, 1940 Brussels-Irumu, Congo, San Francisco-New Zealand, 1941 Bathurst-Belem, Leopoldville-Bathurst, Singapore-San Francisco, Suva-Canton And many others. Good lot no duplication. Images.

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Est. price: £175.00 £148.75
Category: Collection

Description: Worldwide, 32 first flights (1930-1948), great postmarks and cachets, good to fine, including 1930 Condor Brazil-Europe, Guatemala Jalapa-Guatemala City, Cuba Santiago de Cuba-Havana, 1932 Varig Bage-Livramento, Cuba Manzanillo-Camaguey, Santiago de Cuba-Havana, 1934 Post Jager Batavia-Amsterdam, 1935 Salisbury-Bulawayo, Cuba Havana-Miami, Guam-San Francisco, San Francisco-Manila, Havana-Miami, 1937 Auckland-San Francisco, 1936 Amsterdam-Liverpool, Amsterdam-Doncaster, London-Copenhagen, 1940 Brussels-Irumu, Congo, San Francisco-New Zealand, 1941 Bathurst-Belem, Leopoldville-Bathurst, Singapore-San Francisco, Suva-Canton And many others. Good lot no duplication. Images.

Lot Number: 364

(Lindbergh) Air cover New York to Oslo, Norway, bs 25/5, carried by Lindbergh, airmail cover franked 4x14c canc Brooklyn duplex 23/4, verso Cristobal 27/4 transit cds, carried on US internal service to Miami, then F/F Pan Am FAM 5 Two Day Direct Express Service from Miami to Cristobal, then by sea to final destination. This Express service did not replace the regular existing service but was a additional weekly feature. Small non invasive rear top edge tear, does not detract. Interesting.

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Date: 1930, Apr 23
Est. price: £25.00 £21.25
Category: Lindbergh

Description: Air cover New York to Oslo, Norway, bs 25/5, carried by Lindbergh, airmail cover franked 4x14c canc Brooklyn duplex 23/4, verso Cristobal 27/4 transit cds, carried on US internal service to Miami, then F/F Pan Am FAM 5 Two Day Direct Express Service from Miami to Cristobal, then by sea to final destination. This Express service did not replace the regular existing service but was a additional weekly feature. Small non invasive rear top edge tear, does not detract. Interesting.

Lot Number: 434

(New Zealand) World War II censored two ocean sea/air cover to England, correctly franked 3/6d for sea to Panama, air to Miami and New York, air by Pan Am FAM18 to Lisbon (see Boyle p877), and onward to UK. Pale grey airmail etiquette cover, postmarked Timaru machine cancel, sealed black/white New Zealand censor tape tied by red circular NZ/5 censor mark.

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Date: 1942, Nov 16
Est. price: £25.00 £21.25
Category: New Zealand

Description: World War II censored two ocean sea/air cover to England, correctly franked 3/6d for sea to Panama, air to Miami and New York, air by Pan Am FAM18 to Lisbon (see Boyle p877), and onward to UK. Pale grey airmail etiquette cover, postmarked Timaru machine cancel, sealed black/white New Zealand censor tape tied by red circular NZ/5 censor mark.

Lot Number: 471

(Paraguay) Asuncion to Washington, DC, no arrival ds, blue/grey CGA - Aeroposta Argentina SA envelope franked 2P85 for Asuncion-Buenos Aires leg, and 13P60 for BA to US leg. The absence of transit marks suggests NYRBA to Miami and onward by US internal airmail system. Violet boxed "Correo Aereo/ Rep del Paraguay" cachet verso, used before airmail envelopes were introduced later in 1930. In particularly fine condition.

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Date: 1930, Jul 17
Est. price: £10.00 £8.50
Category: Paraguay

Description: Asuncion to Washington, DC, no arrival ds, blue/grey CGA - Aeroposta Argentina SA envelope franked 2P85 for Asuncion-Buenos Aires leg, and 13P60 for BA to US leg. The absence of transit marks suggests NYRBA to Miami and onward by US internal airmail system. Violet boxed "Correo Aereo/ Rep del Paraguay" cachet verso, used before airmail envelopes were introduced later in 1930. In particularly fine condition.