Detail: Lot 276

Lot No: 276
Date: 1934, May 29
Est. price: £65.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Highland Airways F/F Kirkwall to Inverness , black/ivory company envelope printed specially for this flight showing plane in flight with two diagonal white lines across design and 'First Airmail to the Orkney Islands/Highland Airways Ltd, Inverness' and red/green/black imperforate vignette, franked 1 1/2d, canc Kirkwall/1.30pm/29 My 34 cds. Only 100 company covers with the special vignette were carried on this flight, which also meets Redgrave's criteria for a flown cover, see p43.

Bid:
(GB Internal) Highland Airways F/F Kirkwall to Inverness , black/ivory company envelope printed specially for this flight showing plane in flight with two diagonal white lines across design and 'First Airmail to the Orkney Islands/Highland Airways Ltd, Inverness' and red/green/black imperforate vignette, franked 1 1/2d, canc Kirkwall/1.30pm/29 My 34 cds. Only 100 company covers with the special vignette were carried on this flight, which also meets Redgrave's criteria for a flown cover, see p43.
(GB Internal) Highland Airways F/F Kirkwall to Inverness , black/ivory company envelope printed specially for this flight showing plane in flight with two diagonal white lines across design and 'First Airmail to the Orkney Islands/Highland Airways Ltd, Inverness' and red/green/black imperforate vignette, franked 1 1/2d, canc Kirkwall/1.30pm/29 My 34 cds. Only 100 company covers with the special vignette were carried on this flight, which also meets Redgrave's criteria for a flown cover, see p43.