Detail: Lot 299

Lot No: 299
Date: 1934, May 8
Est. price: £75.00
Category: GB Internal

Description: Apex International Air Post Exhibition, special souvenir PPC with drawing of autogiro, black imprint Exhibition vignette, blue "By Autogiro" label and violet Apex 1934 cachet, flown by autogyro from Windsor to London, then posted at the Exhibition Post Office and flown to Berlin, Berlin L2 9.5.34 arrival ds on front and red 'Mit Luftpost Befordert/Berlin C2' receiver, franked 2 1/2d canc official Exhibition postmark 8 May 34, red 'Apex 1934/London 7-12 May' cachet, and large "By Autogiro/Over the Route/of the First UK/Aerial Post 1911/Windsor London" vignette. Few faint tone spots along middle of right edge. Hardly detracts, see image.

Bid:
(GB Internal) Apex International Air Post Exhibition, special souvenir PPC with drawing of  autogiro, black imprint Exhibition vignette, blue "By Autogiro" label and violet Apex 1934 cachet, flown by autogyro from Windsor to London, then posted at the Exhibition Post Office and flown to Berlin, Berlin L2 9.5.34 arrival ds on front and red 'Mit Luftpost Befordert/Berlin C2' receiver, franked 2 1/2d canc official Exhibition postmark 8 May 34, red 'Apex 1934/London 7-12 May' cachet, and large "By Autogiro/Over the Route/of the First UK/Aerial Post 1911/Windsor London" vignette. Few faint tone spots along middle of right edge. Hardly detracts, see image.
(GB Internal) Apex International Air Post Exhibition, special souvenir PPC with drawing of  autogiro, black imprint Exhibition vignette, blue "By Autogiro" label and violet Apex 1934 cachet, flown by autogyro from Windsor to London, then posted at the Exhibition Post Office and flown to Berlin, Berlin L2 9.5.34 arrival ds on front and red 'Mit Luftpost Befordert/Berlin C2' receiver, franked 2 1/2d canc official Exhibition postmark 8 May 34, red 'Apex 1934/London 7-12 May' cachet, and large "By Autogiro/Over the Route/of the First UK/Aerial Post 1911/Windsor London" vignette. Few faint tone spots along middle of right edge. Hardly detracts, see image.