Detail : Lot 297

Lot No: 297
Date: 1940, Mar 31
Est. price: £100.00
Category: United States

Description: FIRST TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT from La Guardia Marine Terminal, USA to Europe, souvenir grey/white cover with artist impression of the 'Yankee Clipper' in flight, addressed to J.Wotherspoon, Scotland, franked 6c, canc NY AMF Mar 31 39 in error for 1940, large blue/black 'Trans Atlantic Dedication vignette. Also a record flight, with press cutting and picture of NY PM handing the first bag of mail to leave La Guardia to Capt. Lorber. Scarce item, mounted on album leaf, and in fine condition.

Bid:
(United States) FIRST TRANSATLANTIC FLIGHT from La Guardia Marine Terminal, USA to Europe, souvenir grey/white cover with artist impression of the 'Yankee Clipper' in flight, addressed to J.Wotherspoon, Scotland, franked 6c, canc NY AMF Mar 31 39 in error for 1940, large blue/black 'Trans Atlantic Dedication vignette. Also a record flight, with press cutting and picture of NY PM handing the first bag of mail to leave La Guardia to Capt. Lorber. Scarce item, mounted on album leaf, and in fine condition.