Detail: Lot 23

Lot No: 23
Date: 1934, Jun 9
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Australia

Description: First official airmail,Australia-Papua & Papua-Australia, Toowoomba to Port Moresby, bs 26/7, then Papua 8d stamps applied and returned to Brisbane 31/7, circular Australia-Papua and New GuineaNZ-Australia (June 1934), violet circular "Australia/Papua and New Guinea" cachet on front, and purple hexagonal "papua/Australia" cachet verso. Note June rather than July depart postmark.

Bid:
(Australia) First official airmail,Australia-Papua & Papua-Australia, Toowoomba to Port Moresby, bs 26/7, then Papua 8d stamps applied and returned to Brisbane 31/7,  circular Australia-Papua and New GuineaNZ-Australia (June 1934), violet circular "Australia/Papua and New Guinea" cachet on front,  and purple hexagonal "papua/Australia" cachet verso. Note June rather than July depart postmark.
(Australia) First official airmail,Australia-Papua & Papua-Australia, Toowoomba to Port Moresby, bs 26/7, then Papua 8d stamps applied and returned to Brisbane 31/7,  circular Australia-Papua and New GuineaNZ-Australia (June 1934), violet circular "Australia/Papua and New Guinea" cachet on front,  and purple hexagonal "papua/Australia" cachet verso. Note June rather than July depart postmark.