Lot Number: 2

(Airship) Aug 7, 1926, Round the World Flight, Lakehurst to Friedrichshafen, bs 10/8, PPC franked 53c, canc New York Aug 6 cds, large violet US confirmation cachet.

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Date: 1929, Aug 7
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Airship

Description: Aug 7, 1926, Round the World Flight, Lakehurst to Friedrichshafen, bs 10/8, PPC franked 53c, canc New York Aug 6 cds, large violet US confirmation cachet.
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Lot Number: 7

(Australia) First dispatch from Malta to connect with the Australian airmail service between Perth  (Western Australia) and Adelaide (South Australia), registered airmail etiquette cover, franked Malta 6d air mail fee, 1/2d Empire Letter Rate & 3d registration fee, canc Reg.Malta oval ds, bs Perth 4 Jun 29, Brisbane 10 Jun 20 & Woolloongabba 10 Jun 29. The Malta Government Notice of 26 April 1929 notified that, as of May 9, 1929, mails for Australia would be accepted for carriage by the Perth-Adelaide service.  .

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Date: 1929, May 9
Est. price: £55.00
Category: Australia

Description: First dispatch from Malta to connect with the Australian airmail service between Perth (Western Australia) and Adelaide (South Australia), registered airmail etiquette cover, franked Malta 6d air mail fee, 1/2d Empire Letter Rate & 3d registration fee, canc Reg.Malta oval ds, bs Perth 4 Jun 29, Brisbane 10 Jun 20 & Woolloongabba 10 Jun 29. The Malta Government Notice of 26 April 1929 notified that, as of May 9, 1929, mails for Australia would be accepted for carriage by the Perth-Adelaide service. .
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Lot Number: 8

(Australia) F/F Adelaide to Perth, no arrival ds, franked 4d, blue angel AAS Ltd vignette, red/white/blue etiquette, printed Davis Bros. souvenir cover, fine "Earliest Delivery" F/F vignette verso, rated a great rarity by Mair, Western Australian AW. No b/s's were applied to ordinary covers, see Eus 136. Weak postmark, year not clear, but date confirmed by special envelope..

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Date: 1929, Jun 2
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Australia

Description: F/F Adelaide to Perth, no arrival ds, franked 4d, blue angel AAS Ltd vignette, red/white/blue etiquette, printed Davis Bros. souvenir cover, fine "Earliest Delivery" F/F vignette verso, rated a great rarity by Mair, Western Australian AW. No b/s's were applied to ordinary covers, see Eus 136. Weak postmark, year not clear, but date confirmed by special envelope..
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Lot Number: 9

(Australia) B&W postcard commemorating the 10th anniversary of Ross Smith's Engand-Australia flight, cancelled Hounslow 12.11.29, franked 7d, airmail etiquette, ms 'By London-Karachi/Air Mail'. Francis Field authentication hs.

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Date: 1929, Nov 12
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Australia

Description: B&W postcard commemorating the 10th anniversary of Ross Smith's Engand-Australia flight, cancelled Hounslow 12.11.29, franked 7d, airmail etiquette, ms 'By London-Karachi/Air Mail'. Francis Field authentication hs.
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Lot Number: 50

(Belgium) Belgium to Sweden, Ixelles to Malmo, bs Luftpost 20/9, B&W PPC showing Tomb of Unknown Soldier, franked 1f postage (postcard rate) + 2F50 airmail surcharge, boxed bilingual 'Par Avion/Per Vliegtuig' hs. Likely flown by LIgnes Farman.

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Date: 1929, Sep 18
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Belgium

Description: Belgium to Sweden, Ixelles to Malmo, bs Luftpost 20/9, B&W PPC showing Tomb of Unknown Soldier, franked 1f postage (postcard rate) + 2F50 airmail surcharge, boxed bilingual 'Par Avion/Per Vliegtuig' hs. Likely flown by LIgnes Farman.
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Lot Number: 69

(Canada) Canada first acceptance for Jamaica for carriage on the FAM 5 F/F Miami to Kingston bs 3/12, plain cover franked 10c Canada stamps canc Walker Airport, Ont, large violet framed F/F cachet.

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Date: 1929, Sep 17
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Canada

Description: Canada first acceptance for Jamaica for carriage on the FAM 5 F/F Miami to Kingston bs 3/12, plain cover franked 10c Canada stamps canc Walker Airport, Ont, large violet framed F/F cachet.
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Lot Number: 87

(Egypt) Egypt to India, F/F Cairo/Alexandria) to Karachi 6/4 and on to Calcutta bs 9/4. Carried on 
Imperial Airways Eastern Service flight #IE1 all the way by City of Jerusalem.Plain cover, flight cachet verso showing map of route franked 35ml inc SG132. Francis Field authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1929, Apr 03
Est. price: £35.00
Category: Egypt

Description: Egypt to India, F/F Cairo/Alexandria) to Karachi 6/4 and on to Calcutta bs 9/4. Carried on Imperial Airways Eastern Service flight #IE1 all the way by City of Jerusalem.Plain cover, flight cachet verso showing map of route franked 35ml inc SG132. Francis Field authentication hs verso.
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Lot Number: 88

(Egypt) First return flight England-Krachi service, ALEXANDRIA to LONDON, 15 Apr 29 arrival ds on front, carried on Imperial Airways Eastern Service flight #IW1 by City of Baghad from Alexandria, and by City of Glasgow from Basle to London, plain cover franked 17mls, violet 'Par Avion' hs, Francis Field authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1929, Apr 10
Est. price: £35.00
Category: Egypt

Description: First return flight England-Krachi service, ALEXANDRIA to LONDON, 15 Apr 29 arrival ds on front, carried on Imperial Airways Eastern Service flight #IW1 by City of Baghad from Alexandria, and by City of Glasgow from Basle to London, plain cover franked 17mls, violet 'Par Avion' hs, Francis Field authentication hs verso.
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Lot Number: 89

(Egypt) First flight EGYPT to CRETE ISLAND, bs 10/12, printed souvenir cover, airmail etiuette, franked 21mls.

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Date: 1929, Dec 7
Est. price: £80.00
Category: Egypt

Description: First flight EGYPT to CRETE ISLAND, bs 10/12, printed souvenir cover, airmail etiuette, franked 21mls.
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Lot Number: 104

(France) Early airmail, France to Syria, MARSEILLE TO ANTIOCHE, leaving Marseille Gare bs 2/11 and carried by A.U.L.O. (Air Union-Lignes D'Orient) by air to Beirut bs 5/11 and car to Damascus,  then on by surface to Antioche bs 7/11 (formerly in Syria now in Turkey). Printed corner cover, franked F5.00 Merson + 25c colonial, red/black airmail etiquette, RATED  F5.50 ( 5F/10g up to 12/12/29  + 50c ordinary). An early airmail to an uncommon destination.

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Date: 1929, Nov 2
Est. price: £40.00
Category: France

Description: Early airmail, France to Syria, MARSEILLE TO ANTIOCHE, leaving Marseille Gare bs 2/11 and carried by A.U.L.O. (Air Union-Lignes D'Orient) by air to Beirut bs 5/11 and car to Damascus, then on by surface to Antioche bs 7/11 (formerly in Syria now in Turkey). Printed corner cover, franked F5.00 Merson + 25c colonial, red/black airmail etiquette, RATED F5.50 ( 5F/10g up to 12/12/29 + 50c ordinary). An early airmail to an uncommon destination.
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Lot Number: 122

(GB External) SCARCE First GB acceptance, Surrey to Melbourne, for sea mail to Freemantle and "ADDITONALLY FLOWN LONDON-MARSEILLES" (confirmed by 7 1/2d postage and ms alongside airmail etiquette 'till Marseilles/and again in/Australia"), then F/F over Australian Perth-Adelaide service, See Baldwin #222.

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Date: 1929, May 8
Est. price: £100.00
Category: GB External

Description: SCARCE First GB acceptance, Surrey to Melbourne, for sea mail to Freemantle and "ADDITONALLY FLOWN LONDON-MARSEILLES" (confirmed by 7 1/2d postage and ms alongside airmail etiquette 'till Marseilles/and again in/Australia"), then F/F over Australian Perth-Adelaide service, See Baldwin #222.
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Lot Number: 123

(GB External) UNDERPAID airmail GB to Egypt, EDINBURGH to ALEXANRIA, Egypt 19 SP 27 cds tying Egypt 3ml postage due on front. Retrned to sender 5/10 arriving Edinbugh 10/10 cds tying GB 1d postage due. Sepia photocard showing Westland Wapiti J.9403 on the ground, ms 'Via London-Alexandria', underfranked franked 1 1/2d control pair 'Pure Virginia Cigarettes). One for the exhibit!

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Date: 1929, Sep 13
Est. price: £75.00
Category: GB External

Description: UNDERPAID airmail GB to Egypt, EDINBURGH to ALEXANRIA, Egypt 19 SP 27 cds tying Egypt 3ml postage due on front. Retrned to sender 5/10 arriving Edinbugh 10/10 cds tying GB 1d postage due. Sepia photocard showing Westland Wapiti J.9403 on the ground, ms 'Via London-Alexandria', underfranked franked 1 1/2d control pair 'Pure Virginia Cigarettes). One for the exhibit!
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Lot Number: 186

(Greece) F/F Athens to Patras, 22/9 bs and arrival ds on front, Drossos cover franked 1926 3d air and 40l ordinary, violet framed Athens departure hs, Aero Espresso Italiana S.A.

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Date: 1929, Nov 22
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Greece

Description: F/F Athens to Patras, 22/9 bs and arrival ds on front, Drossos cover franked 1926 3d air and 40l ordinary, violet framed Athens departure hs, Aero Espresso Italiana S.A.
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Lot Number: 208

(Iraq) Imperial Airways England-India via Baghdad, first regular service Baghdad to Karachi, bs 6/4,  plain cover franked 4 1/2a canc. Baghdad cds, scarce purple oval cachet "Airmail/England-India Route/Baghdad/April 3, 1929/First Flight".

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Date: 1929, Apr 4
Est. price: £55.00
Category: Iraq

Description: Imperial Airways England-India via Baghdad, first regular service Baghdad to Karachi, bs 6/4, plain cover franked 4 1/2a canc. Baghdad cds, scarce purple oval cachet "Airmail/England-India Route/Baghdad/April 3, 1929/First Flight".
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Lot Number: 211

(Ireland) Experimental flight Galway to London, cover franked 2p canc Galway cds, red oval flight cachet, violet two line 'First Experimental Airmail/Galway-Croydon', Irish Airways Ltd

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Date: 1929, Aug 26
Est. price: £18.00
Category: Ireland

Description: Experimental flight Galway to London, cover franked 2p canc Galway cds, red oval flight cachet, violet two line 'First Experimental Airmail/Galway-Croydon', Irish Airways Ltd
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Lot Number: 217

(Japan) F/F Osaka to Seoul, arrival ds on front, special card franked 16 1/2 sen air, red/white/blue Japanese airmail label.

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Date: 1929, Oct 6
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Japan

Description: F/F Osaka to Seoul, arrival ds on front, special card franked 16 1/2 sen air, red/white/blue Japanese airmail label.
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Lot Number: 218

(Japan) F/F Osaka to Tokyo, arrival ds on front, special card franked  18 sen air, red/white/blue Japanese airmail label.

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Date: 1929, Oct 6
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Japan

Description: F/F Osaka to Tokyo, arrival ds on front, special card franked 18 sen air, red/white/blue Japanese airmail label.
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Lot Number: 219

(Japan) F/F Osaka to Fukuoka, arrival ds on front, special card franked 8 sen air, red/white/blue Japanese airmail label, red framed Japanese 'airmail' chop.

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Date: 1929, Oct 10
Est. price: £15.00
Category: Japan

Description: F/F Osaka to Fukuoka, arrival ds on front, special card franked 8 sen air, red/white/blue Japanese airmail label, red framed Japanese 'airmail' chop.
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Lot Number: 255

(Netherlands) Aler & Smirnoff KLM first night flight (Berlin)-Rotterdam-London, official red flight cachet front and verso, no arrival ds, black/white souvenir card, franked  7 1/2c.

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Date: 1929, May 15
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Netherlands

Description: Aler & Smirnoff KLM first night flight (Berlin)-Rotterdam-London, official red flight cachet front and verso, no arrival ds, black/white souvenir card, franked 7 1/2c.
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Lot Number: 296

(Newfoundland) Commemoration First transatlantic Airmail June 14, 1919, cover bearing a 15c stamp tied with a a fine strike of the special commemorative cachet used for that one day only and in St. John's.

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Date: 1929, Jun 14
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Newfoundland

Description: Commemoration First transatlantic Airmail June 14, 1919, cover bearing a 15c stamp tied with a a fine strike of the special commemorative cachet used for that one day only and in St. John's.
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Lot Number: 311

(Scarce and Unusual Routing) India to Egypt, KARACHI TO ALEXANDRIA, carried on the first flight of the Imperial Airways India service IW1 from Karachi to Croydon. Arrived one day early at Baghdad 8/4 and then made an unscheduled call at Cairo on 9/4. Airmail etiquette cover posted Karachi 3/4, bs Alexandria 9/4, black double ring 'By/Air' hs, RATED 6 annas.

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Date: 1929, Apr 7
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Scarce and Unusual Routing

Description: India to Egypt, KARACHI TO ALEXANDRIA, carried on the first flight of the Imperial Airways India service IW1 from Karachi to Croydon. Arrived one day early at Baghdad 8/4 and then made an unscheduled call at Cairo on 9/4. Airmail etiquette cover posted Karachi 3/4, bs Alexandria 9/4, black double ring 'By/Air' hs, RATED 6 annas.
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Lot Number: 312

(Scarce and Unusual Routing) Commercial South American "P. A. G. A. I. "  airmail Ecuador , Guayaquil, early commercial example of FAM 9 mail  flown by Pan American Grace Airways lnc. demonstrated  by  the very  scarce violet  boxed  ' P.A.G.A.1 cachet,  used  on  genuine  commercial mail, first introduced  for use  on air  mail on  the   5th of  May 1929.  Letter from Guayaquil  to Cristobal  Canal  Zone )  by a  "  SIKORSKY. S. 383. - seaplane,  transferred to Steam Ship  service from  Colon  to Southampton, then  by  railway service   to London.  Airmail & surface postage, charged at 16 centavos per  10 grams from   Ecuador  to Cristobal [Canal   Zone)  to the  United  Kingdom.

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Date: 1929, Aug 11
Est. price: £60.00
Category: Scarce and Unusual Routing

Description: Commercial South American "P. A. G. A. I. " airmail Ecuador , Guayaquil, early commercial example of FAM 9 mail flown by Pan American Grace Airways lnc. demonstrated by the very scarce violet boxed ' P.A.G.A.1 cachet, used on genuine commercial mail, first introduced for use on air mail on the 5th of May 1929. Letter from Guayaquil to Cristobal Canal Zone ) by a " SIKORSKY. S. 383. - seaplane, transferred to Steam Ship service from Colon to Southampton, then by railway service to London. Airmail & surface postage, charged at 16 centavos per 10 grams from Ecuador to Cristobal [Canal Zone) to the United Kingdom.
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Lot Number: 313

(Scarce and Unusual Routing) HOLLAND VIA  AUSTRIA TO TURKEY;  Card  sent  from the CONFERENCE  LA   HAYE- 1929  to the Dutch Consul in Constantinople,  flown  on  THE FIRST AUTUMN   SCHEDULE OF THE  C1DNA  VIENNA- CONSTANTINOPLE SERVICE, via Vienna 16/8. also undated 'Consulat Des Pays-Bas/ Constantinople' verso. Pink oblong cachet  in  Dutch & French is a private  handstamp used   between  1929 - 1930  &  not an official cachet of the Dutch Post  Office but  the private "  JUSQU'A  " handstamp of the  Dutch  Air Post  Dealer, GAG Tollan.  Often  seen on  Experimental flight Letters  &  PC's from  Holland.  Airmail PC rate charged at 7'A cents. Holland -   Turkey.

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Date: 1929, Aug 15
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Scarce and Unusual Routing

Description: HOLLAND VIA AUSTRIA TO TURKEY; Card sent from the CONFERENCE LA HAYE- 1929 to the Dutch Consul in Constantinople, flown on THE FIRST AUTUMN SCHEDULE OF THE C1DNA VIENNA- CONSTANTINOPLE SERVICE, via Vienna 16/8. also undated 'Consulat Des Pays-Bas/ Constantinople' verso. Pink oblong cachet in Dutch & French is a private handstamp used between 1929 - 1930 & not an official cachet of the Dutch Post Office but the private " JUSQU'A " handstamp of the Dutch Air Post Dealer, GAG Tollan. Often seen on Experimental flight Letters & PC's from Holland. Airmail PC rate charged at 7'A cents. Holland - Turkey.
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Lot Number: 355

(Ship to Shore) North Atlantic Catapult, Bremen-New York cover, 16/7 On Board cancellation, franked 75pf , oval black first flight/2.7.29, and large boxed red Bremen cachets. Attracive item.

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Date: 1929, Jul 22
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Ship to Shore

Description: North Atlantic Catapult, Bremen-New York cover, 16/7 On Board cancellation, franked 75pf , oval black first flight/2.7.29, and large boxed red Bremen cachets. Attracive item.
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Lot Number: 356

(Ship to Shore) German North Atlantic Catapult Flight, Bremen-England, no arrival ds, red framed flight cachet, plain cover franked Germany 25pf x3 (one has a corner fault). Signed by the captain  L. Ziegenbein.

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Date: 1929, Aug 02
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Ship to Shore

Description: German North Atlantic Catapult Flight, Bremen-England, no arrival ds, red framed flight cachet, plain cover franked Germany 25pf x3 (one has a corner fault). Signed by the captain L. Ziegenbein.
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Lot Number: 376

(South Africa) First South African Internal Airmail Service. F/F Durban to East London, bs 29/8, registered (hs) cover correctly rated 9d, Union Airways (PTY) Ltd.

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Date: 1929, Aug 29
Est. price: £10.00
Category: South Africa

Description: First South African Internal Airmail Service. F/F Durban to East London, bs 29/8, registered (hs) cover correctly rated 9d, Union Airways (PTY) Ltd.
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Lot Number: 413

(Surinam) FAM 6 F/F Paramibo to Georgetown, British Guiana, bs 25/9, registered (label) cover (10x 22cm) franked 52 1/2c, cancelled Paramibo/25.9.29 dated cachet, typed "Per first air mail service of Pan American Airways Inc/lead by Colonel Charles Lindbergh on the inaugural trip in September 1929", flown by Lindbergh.

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Date: 1929, Sep 25
Est. price: £12.00
Category: Surinam

Description: FAM 6 F/F Paramibo to Georgetown, British Guiana, bs 25/9, registered (label) cover (10x 22cm) franked 52 1/2c, cancelled Paramibo/25.9.29 dated cachet, typed "Per first air mail service of Pan American Airways Inc/lead by Colonel Charles Lindbergh on the inaugural trip in September 1929", flown by Lindbergh.
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Lot Number: 424

(United States) Pan Am F/F FAM 6, Miami to San Juan, cachet, b/s.

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Date: 1929, Jan 9
Est. price: £10.00
Category: United States

Description: Pan Am F/F FAM 6, Miami to San Juan, cachet, b/s.
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Lot Number: 425

(United States) F/F FAM 9, Miami to Montevideo, violet rect cachet, bs, via Cristobal 14/10, Pan American-Grace Airways. Carried by Sikorsky S-38A amphibian to Guayaquil, then Ford trimotor landplanes across the Andes to BA.

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Date: 1929, Jan 11
Est. price: £20.00
Category: United States

Description: F/F FAM 9, Miami to Montevideo, violet rect cachet, bs, via Cristobal 14/10, Pan American-Grace Airways. Carried by Sikorsky S-38A amphibian to Guayaquil, then Ford trimotor landplanes across the Andes to BA.
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Lot Number: 426

(United States) F/F FAM 8, Brownsville to Guatemala City, bs 5/9, no cachet applied, Pan Am.

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Date: 1929, Sep 1
Est. price: £10.00
Category: United States

Description: F/F FAM 8, Brownsville to Guatemala City, bs 5/9, no cachet applied, Pan Am.
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