Detail : Lot 206

Lot No: 206
Date: 1945, Jun 10
Est. price: £60.00
Category: Iran

Description: WWII triple censored airmail, Iran to USA, TEHRAN to CHICAGO, ms 7-17-45 arrival. Commercial corner cover franked 28R50, posted ?10 June, bs 'Baghdad Jun 16', sealed US cellophane EB 30621 (Chicago) censor tape, carried Tehran to Baghdad, then BOAC to Lagos via Cairo, then Pan Am FAM 22 to Miami and OAT to Chicago. Also two Iran Anglo-Soviet-Persian censor marks, and '5' in circle Iraqi 'passed censorship' symbol, and scarce grey/black 'BY PAN AMERICAN AIR MAIL/SE(K ERROR)VICE'. See scan.

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(Iran) WWII triple censored airmail, Iran to USA, TEHRAN to CHICAGO, ms 7-17-45 arrival. Commercial corner cover franked 28R50, posted ?10 June, bs 'Baghdad Jun 16', sealed US cellophane EB 30621 (Chicago) censor tape, carried Tehran to Baghdad, then BOAC to Lagos via Cairo, then Pan Am FAM 22 to Miami and OAT to Chicago. Also two Iran Anglo-Soviet-Persian censor marks, and '5' in circle Iraqi 'passed censorship' symbol, and scarce grey/black 'BY PAN AMERICAN AIR MAIL/SE(K ERROR)VICE'. See scan.
(Iran) WWII triple censored airmail, Iran to USA, TEHRAN to CHICAGO, ms 7-17-45 arrival. Commercial corner cover franked 28R50, posted ?10 June, bs 'Baghdad Jun 16', sealed US cellophane EB 30621 (Chicago) censor tape, carried Tehran to Baghdad, then BOAC to Lagos via Cairo, then Pan Am FAM 22 to Miami and OAT to Chicago. Also two Iran Anglo-Soviet-Persian censor marks, and '5' in circle Iraqi 'passed censorship' symbol, and scarce grey/black 'BY PAN AMERICAN AIR MAIL/SE(K ERROR)VICE'. See scan.