By Category: New Zealand

Lot Number: 406
Date: 1930, Jul 1
Est. price: £200.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: First New Zealand acceptance via Adelaide-Perth and Karachi-London services, Timaru to Cairo, bs 8/8, correctly rated 8d (see Walker p25), typed endorsement "Via By Karachi-London Air Mail Service"/"First Day of New Zealands/Connection with the Karachi-London/Air Mail Service/1st July, 1930", plain cover, special black/pale blue etiquette. The July 1st date of postage suggests internal carriage by Adelaide-Perth service and is, thus, likely to be one of only 10 flown, see Walker p26. Superb item.
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Lot Number: 407
Date: 1931, Mar 16
Est. price: £30.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: First New Zealand acceptance for Chicago, US, bs 14/12, for carriage on the F/F Danneverke to Masterton, bs16/3, airmail etiquette cover franked 10d, red boxed " F/F Danneverke-Wellington.........' flight cachet, air in NZ and USA. Image.
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Lot Number: 408
Date: 1931, Nov 13
Est. price: £12.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: ANA special flight Auckland to England Christmas airmail, correctly rated 1/- air and 2d postage, 1st flight cachet verso.Non invasive closed flap tear verso, see image. Also of press cutting showing KIngsford Smith helping to unload the mail on arrival at Croydon.
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Lot Number: 409
Date: 1931, Dec 10
Est. price: £15.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Survey Flight, Gisborne to Auckland, 10/12, uncommon and attractive souvenir airmail cover.
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Lot Number: 410
Date: 1932, Jun 28
Est. price: £70.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Auckland to Salisbury, S. Rhodesia bs 6/8, first New Zealand acceptance for the Cairo-Cape route, airmail etiquette cover franked 10d, violet boxed "New Zealand- Africa/First Official Air Mail/from Auckland 30th June 1932/by India-Egypt, Egypt-South Africa/Air Services" cachet, Imperial Airways, scare. Few light tone spots, see image..
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Lot Number: 411
Date: 1932, Jul 15
Est. price: £75.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: First NZ acceptance from Christchurch for Nairobi bs 17/8 via Cairo 13/8, via the Wellington dispatch for the Imperial Airways African service, blue New Zealand-Africa cachet applied at Wellington, franked 11d. Covers from the Wellington dispatch are much scarcer, see Walker, p129.
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Lot Number: 412
Date: 1932, Jul 15
Est. price: £75.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: First NZ acceptance from Wellington for Mbeya 18/8 via Cairo 13/8, via the Wellington dispatch for the Imperial Airways African service, green New Zealand-Africa cachet applied at Wellington, franked 11d. Covers from the Wellington dispatch are much scarcer, see Walker, p129.
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Lot Number: 413
Date: 1932, Nov 28
Est. price: £25.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Gisborne to Cape Town, bs 9/1/33, registered airmail cover franked 1/5d canc Gisborne cds, ms 'Per Karachi-Cairo/Air Mail'. What took so long? Image.
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Lot Number: 414
Date: 1933, Dec 12
Est. price: £12.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: First Non Stop Auckland to Invercargill, bs 12/12, illus brow/cream NZ Airmail cover with Maori totem and plane, franked 4d, violet boxed 'First Non Stop' cachet.
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Lot Number: 415
Date: 1934, Feb 17
Est. price: £30.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: A fascinating one off registered first official aimail cover New Zealand to Australia, bs Sydney 7/2 dedicated to Mr Val Dunne, Superintendant of Mails at Auckland, franked 7d, special purple cachet. Attached to the back is a newspaper cutting giving a 300 word account of his colourful life. One for the memory bank and/or the exhibit.
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Lot Number: 416
Date: 1934, Feb 17
Est. price: £30.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: CP Ulm, first official mail, New Zealand to Australia, bs Sydney 17/2, franked 7d "Trans Tasman" opt, special cachet, official blue'buff Kiwi/Kookaburra souvenir cover, signed by pilot CP Ulm.
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Lot Number: 417
Date: 1934, Feb 17
Est. price: £30.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: New Zealand to South Africa, Auckland to Cape Town, 24/3 via Sydney 18/2, carried on the First Official Trans-Tasman airmail flight in "Faith in Australia", violet circular cachet, plain cover franked 1/8d. Two edge tone spots. See image.
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Lot Number: 418
Date: 1934, Mar 29
Est. price: £25.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: New Zealand to Canada, bs Rose du Lac 28/4, via Sydney 29/3 Air Mail Section, carried on Kingsford Smith's "Southern Cross" Kaita-Sydney flight, black circular flight cachet, plain cover franked 7d air +1d tying black/pale green airmail etiquette.
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Lot Number: 419
Date: 1936, Mar 16
Est. price: £12.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Cook Strait Airways, F/F Wellington to Blenheim, bs 16/3, plain cover franked 2d, underpaid, postage due 2d tied by black PD handstamp.
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Lot Number: 420
Date: 1936, Mar 16
Est. price: £25.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: First acceptance of airmail for Morocco, bs Ville-Nouvelle 17/4 for carriage on the F/F Dunedin to Palmerston North, bs 16/3, brown/cream souvenir cover depicting DH flying over Maori totem, franked 3d air + 1 1/2d. Uncommon destination..
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Lot Number: 421
Date: 1936, Mar 16
Est. price: £8.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Union AW/Cook Strait Aw, F/F Nelson to Blenheim, bs 16/3, plain cover franked 2d, flight cachet.
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Lot Number: 422
Date: 1937, Jun 27
Est. price: £12.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: F/F Lockheed Electra service, Auckland to Wellington, bs 27/6, green/buff souvenir cover franked 2d canc Auckland cds..
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Lot Number: 423
Date: 1937, Dec 31
Est. price: £15.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Capt. Musik, Pan Am 'Samoa Clipper', Trans-Pacific Survey Flight #2, New Zealand to Pago Pago, bs 1/1/38, plain cover, franked 7d, canc Auckland 29/12 cds, red framed fight cachet.
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Lot Number: 424
Date: 1940, Jul 19
Est. price: £10.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: F/F, Auckland to Honolulu, violet boxed cachet, b/s, Pan Am
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Lot Number: 425
Date: 1940, Jul 19
Est. price: £10.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: F/F, Auckland to San Francisco, cachet, b/s, air cover, Pan Am. Image.
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Lot Number: 426
Date: 1940, Jul 19
Est. price: £5.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: Trans pacific airmail, F/F FAM 19 Auckland to Noumea (New Caledonia), purple cachet, b/s, souvenir air cover, Pan Am
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