Detail: Lot 264

Lot No: 264
Date: 1933, May 16
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Madagascar

Description: High rated airmail Madagascar to France, TANANARIVE to LIGINIAC. Posted Tananarive 15/5 cds then by postal van and river barge to the port of Majunga bs 18/5 cds, then by the Messageries Maritimes paquebot 'Chantilly' to Dar es Salaam bs 23/5, then by Wilson Airways to Nairobi where transferred to Imperial Airways Africa northbound service AN116 plane 'Horsa' which left Nairobi 28/52 arriving Brindisi 2/6 on 'Sylvanus'. At Brindisi carriage by air was cancelled with Brindisi violet framed 'By Air to/Brindisi' hs, also etiquette cancelled by a Brindisi black cross Jusqu'a. On by train to Paris and delivered to Liginiac bs 5/6. Plain cover, red/black 'PTT Madagascar Serie E no 131/Par Avion' label graded rare by Mair, RATED F12.50 for 50c domestic and 3x 4F/5g air surtax. Super item, a scarce and complex itinerary, and detailed route marks. Ex the Ted Proud collection.

Bid:
(Madagascar) High rated airmail Madagascar to France, TANANARIVE to LIGINIAC. Posted Tananarive 15/5 cds then by postal van and river barge to the port of Majunga bs 18/5 cds, then by the Messageries Maritimes paquebot 'Chantilly' to Dar es Salaam bs 23/5, then by Wilson Airways to Nairobi where transferred to Imperial Airways Africa northbound service AN116 plane  'Horsa' which left Nairobi 28/52 arriving Brindisi 2/6 on 'Sylvanus'. At Brindisi carriage by air was cancelled with  Brindisi violet framed 'By Air to/Brindisi' hs, also etiquette cancelled by a Brindisi black cross Jusqu'a. On by train to Paris  and delivered to Liginiac bs 5/6. Plain cover, red/black 'PTT Madagascar Serie E no 131/Par Avion' label graded rare by Mair,  RATED F12.50 for 50c domestic and 3x 4F/5g air surtax.  Super item, a scarce and complex itinerary, and  detailed route marks. Ex the Ted Proud collection.
(Madagascar) High rated airmail Madagascar to France, TANANARIVE to LIGINIAC. Posted Tananarive 15/5 cds then by postal van and river barge to the port of Majunga bs 18/5 cds, then by the Messageries Maritimes paquebot 'Chantilly' to Dar es Salaam bs 23/5, then by Wilson Airways to Nairobi where transferred to Imperial Airways Africa northbound service AN116 plane  'Horsa' which left Nairobi 28/52 arriving Brindisi 2/6 on 'Sylvanus'. At Brindisi carriage by air was cancelled with  Brindisi violet framed 'By Air to/Brindisi' hs, also etiquette cancelled by a Brindisi black cross Jusqu'a. On by train to Paris  and delivered to Liginiac bs 5/6. Plain cover, red/black 'PTT Madagascar Serie E no 131/Par Avion' label graded rare by Mair,  RATED F12.50 for 50c domestic and 3x 4F/5g air surtax.  Super item, a scarce and complex itinerary, and  detailed route marks. Ex the Ted Proud collection.