Detail: Lot 21

Lot No: 21
Date:
Est. price: £70.00
Category: Collections

Description: Great Britain, 10 first flight covers, 1931-39, including 1931 May 7, London-Canada, first combined sea and air service S.S. Duchess of Richmond and from Rimouski by aeroplane-Montreal bearing a 'Give your letter wings' etiquette on front and a 'Navy Week Portsmouth August 1st-8th' on the back; 1931 Feb 27 map covers London-Kisumu 10/3 and London-Mwanza 10/3; 1932 Apr 16 London-to Cyprus; 1934 imperial Airways kangaroo cover London-Melbourne 22/12; 1935 Apr 2 London-Budapest cachet; 1935 Apr 1 London-Prague; Empire Air Mail Scheme 1937 Jun 25 London-Durban and 1938 Jul 23 London-Auckland both with cachets; 1939 Aug 4 Imperial Airways London-New York 7/8. Nice lot, all fine. Images.

Bid:
(Collections) Great Britain, 10 first flight covers, 1931-39, including 1931 May 7, London-Canada, first combined sea and air service S.S. Duchess of Richmond and from Rimouski by aeroplane-Montreal bearing a 'Give your letter wings' etiquette on front and a 'Navy Week Portsmouth August 1st-8th' on the back; 1931 Feb 27 map covers London-Kisumu 10/3 and London-Mwanza 10/3; 1932 Apr 16 London-to Cyprus; 1934 imperial Airways kangaroo cover London-Melbourne 22/12; 1935 Apr 2 London-Budapest cachet; 1935 Apr 1 London-Prague; Empire Air Mail Scheme 1937 Jun 25 London-Durban and 1938 Jul 23 London-Auckland both with cachets; 1939 Aug 4 Imperial Airways London-New York 7/8. Nice lot, all fine. Images.