Detail : Lot 343

Lot No: 343
Date: 1939, Jul 26
Est. price: £65.00
Category: Scarce and Unusual Routing

Description: Egypt to Malta, ALEXANDRIA TO VALLETA, The cover is a 'Blue Funnel Line' envelope bearing a 'Port Said/26 July 33) depart cds indicating transfer from cruise ship to Imperial Airways Africa Service flight #DN216. Carried on Caledonia, from Alexandria on 27/7 arriving Brindisi 27/7. Then on by sea to Malta, arriving Valetta b/s 31/3, bears postman?s chop 34, L.R.D. Franked 28 mils for 15 mils Imperial, 5mils Europe, 8mils excess. Interesting and unusual. Ex Proud.

Bid:
(Scarce and Unusual Routing) Egypt to Malta, ALEXANDRIA TO VALLETA, The cover is a 'Blue Funnel Line' envelope bearing a 'Port Said/26 July 33) depart cds indicating transfer from cruise ship to Imperial Airways Africa Service flight #DN216. Carried on  Caledonia, from Alexandria on 27/7 arriving Brindisi 27/7. Then on by sea to Malta, arriving Valetta b/s 31/3, bears postman?s chop 34, L.R.D. Franked 28 mils for 15 mils Imperial, 5mils Europe, 8mils excess. Interesting and unusual. Ex Proud.
(Scarce and Unusual Routing) Egypt to Malta, ALEXANDRIA TO VALLETA, The cover is a 'Blue Funnel Line' envelope bearing a 'Port Said/26 July 33) depart cds indicating transfer from cruise ship to Imperial Airways Africa Service flight #DN216. Carried on  Caledonia, from Alexandria on 27/7 arriving Brindisi 27/7. Then on by sea to Malta, arriving Valetta b/s 31/3, bears postman?s chop 34, L.R.D. Franked 28 mils for 15 mils Imperial, 5mils Europe, 8mils excess. Interesting and unusual. Ex Proud.