|Lot No: 247|
Date: 1936, Aug 22
Est. price: £35.00
Category: Interruptions and Accidents
Covers with flight, route, and postage details (ex Proud archives) supplemented with data from Wingent's monographs on IAW Aircraft Movements 1927-1939.Description: Scipio crash at Mirabella Bay en route from India to London on flight IW470 which left Karachi on Aug 19th, stamps washed off, residual Cairo postmark, good strike black framed Type i "Damaged by Immersion/In Sea Water" cachet. Cover identified by crash cachet Ni 360822i.