Detail : Lot 150

Lot No: 150
Date: 1920, Sep 8
Est. price: £100.00
Category: GB External

Description: Early registered (label) cover flown London to Paris, correctly franked 10 1/2d ( 2 1/2d overseas rate, 2d airmail fee, 6d registration) canc Threadneedle St/Sep 8/1920 oval ds, typed "Aeroplane Post'", black on blue airmail etiquette (first issued 13/8/20), black (issued Jan 20) and red 'Air Mail' hs's. The 'Air Mal stamp' applied so late is rare, applied in red and black is almost unique. CARRIED BY HANDLEY PAGE TRANSPORT. A nice precursor to Imperial Airways which entered the European network on 1/5/1924. Ex Newall.

Bid:
(GB External) Early registered (label) cover flown London to Paris, correctly franked 10 1/2d ( 2 1/2d overseas rate, 2d airmail fee, 6d registration) canc Threadneedle St/Sep 8/1920 oval ds, typed "Aeroplane Post'", black on blue airmail etiquette (first issued 13/8/20), black (issued Jan 20) and red 'Air Mail' hs's. The 'Air Mal stamp' applied so late is rare, applied in red and black is almost unique. CARRIED BY HANDLEY PAGE TRANSPORT. A nice precursor to Imperial Airways which entered the European network on 1/5/1924. Ex Newall.
(GB External) Early registered (label) cover flown London to Paris, correctly franked 10 1/2d ( 2 1/2d overseas rate, 2d airmail fee, 6d registration) canc Threadneedle St/Sep 8/1920 oval ds, typed "Aeroplane Post'", black on blue airmail etiquette (first issued 13/8/20), black (issued Jan 20) and red 'Air Mail' hs's. The 'Air Mal stamp' applied so late is rare, applied in red and black is almost unique. CARRIED BY HANDLEY PAGE TRANSPORT. A nice precursor to Imperial Airways which entered the European network on 1/5/1924. Ex Newall.