Detail : Lot 14

Lot No: 14
Date: 1929, Dec 28
Est. price: £200.00
Category: 'Alex Newall covers selected for his personal collection and with descriptions taken from his original sheets

Description: Imperial Airways Charter, route extension to Jodhpur and Delhi, first flight after the official announcement, Berlin-LONDON-Karachi-Jodhpur-DELHI, German overseas rate (1.6.29 - 30.4.30) 15pf, British air charge to India for 1/2oz 5d. The correct rate from Britain was: Basic 2 1/2d + 5d = 7 1/2d. Short of 2d the letter attracted a postage due charge (T). Ref # 29.32c3, A. S. Newall, British External Airmails until 1934 (2nd Ed), pub 1996.

Bid:
('Alex Newall covers selected for his personal collection and  with descriptions taken from his original sheets) Imperial Airways Charter, route extension to Jodhpur and Delhi, first flight after the official announcement, Berlin-LONDON-Karachi-Jodhpur-DELHI, German overseas rate (1.6.29 - 30.4.30) 15pf, British air charge to India for 1/2oz 5d. The correct rate from Britain was: Basic 2 1/2d + 5d = 7 1/2d. Short of 2d the letter attracted a postage due charge (T). Ref # 29.32c3, A. S. Newall, British External Airmails until 1934 (2nd Ed), pub 1996.
('Alex Newall covers selected for his personal collection and  with descriptions taken from his original sheets) Imperial Airways Charter, route extension to Jodhpur and Delhi, first flight after the official announcement, Berlin-LONDON-Karachi-Jodhpur-DELHI, German overseas rate (1.6.29 - 30.4.30) 15pf, British air charge to India for 1/2oz 5d. The correct rate from Britain was: Basic 2 1/2d + 5d = 7 1/2d. Short of 2d the letter attracted a postage due charge (T). Ref # 29.32c3, A. S. Newall, British External Airmails until 1934 (2nd Ed), pub 1996.