Detail : Lot 176

Lot No: 176
Date: 1929, May 8
Est. price: £30.00
Category: GB External

Description: First GB acceptance for sea mail to Freemantle, Australia, then F/F over Australian Perth-Adelaide service, saving 4 days on the journey, Surrey to Melbourne, bs 7/6, typed endorsement "First England-Australia Airmail", black/dark blue etiquette, plain cover. Correctly franked 4 1/2d - 3d air fee plus 1 1/2d basic rate. Francis Field authentication hs verso. 1cm closed tear rh edge, see scan.

Bid:
(GB External) First GB acceptance for sea mail to Freemantle, Australia, then F/F over Australian Perth-Adelaide service, saving 4 days on the journey, Surrey to Melbourne, bs 7/6, typed endorsement "First England-Australia Airmail", black/dark blue etiquette, plain cover. Correctly franked 4 1/2d - 3d air fee plus 1 1/2d basic rate. Francis Field authentication hs verso. 1cm closed tear rh edge, see scan.
(GB External) First GB acceptance for sea mail to Freemantle, Australia, then F/F over Australian Perth-Adelaide service, saving 4 days on the journey, Surrey to Melbourne, bs 7/6, typed endorsement "First England-Australia Airmail", black/dark blue etiquette, plain cover. Correctly franked 4 1/2d - 3d air fee plus 1 1/2d basic rate. Francis Field authentication hs verso. 1cm closed tear rh edge, see scan.