Detail: Lot 174

Lot No: 174
Date: 1931, Jan 14
Est. price: £50.00
Category: GB External

Description: First acceptance of GB mail for the new airmail service to Jamaica, bs 28/1, at the air fee rate of 1/- per oz, for carriage via the North American airmail service, registered (label) cover correctly franked 1/4 1/2d, Bugle (Cornwall)12/1 to Kingston 28/1 via Plymouth 13/1, Southampton ('SS Homeric), New York 22/1, Atlanta AMF 23/1 and Miami 23/1, ms 'SS Homeric/Southampton to New York/By Air/ Miami to/Kingston, eight transit routing cds's verso. Attractively displayed with original GPO announcement 'Imperial and Foreign Mails, page January, 1931. Image.

Bid:
(GB External) First acceptance of GB mail for the new airmail service to Jamaica, bs 28/1, at the air fee rate of 1/- per oz,  for carriage via the North American airmail service, registered (label) cover correctly franked 1/4 1/2d, Bugle (Cornwall)12/1 to Kingston 28/1 via Plymouth 13/1, Southampton ('SS Homeric), New York 22/1, Atlanta AMF 23/1 and Miami 23/1, ms 'SS Homeric/Southampton to New York/By Air/ Miami to/Kingston, eight transit routing cds's verso. Attractively displayed with original GPO announcement 'Imperial and Foreign Mails, page January, 1931. Image.