Detail: Lot 36

Lot No: 36
Date:
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Collections

Description: North Africa, Algeria, seven covers 1930-34, comprising 1930 flight organised for the Fetes Aeriennes d’Auvergne, Algiers-Clermont-Ferrand, special cachet; 1931 Bone- Rouen bs, etiquette cancelled with Marseille black cross Jusqu’a; 1931 Algier-La Haye ( Netherlands) bs, via Alger Gare and Marseille Gare, etiquette cancelled with Marseille black cross Jusqu’a; 1937 F/F new Air Afrique service Algiers-Oran, bs, and return, four line cachet. Also 1930 Oran-Bale (Switzerland) and 1931 Algiers-London, both prepared for airmail but underpaid, each with nice strike ‘Affranchisement Insufficiant pour Transporte Aerien’; and a 1934 Algiers-Marseille delayed through bad weather and flown on later flight with ‘ Avion non parti’ cachet. Attractive covers, all with fine strikes of cachets and directional hs’s. Images.

Bid:
(Collections) North Africa, Algeria, seven covers 1930-34, comprising 1930 flight organised for the Fetes Aeriennes d’Auvergne, Algiers-Clermont-Ferrand, special cachet; 1931 Bone- Rouen bs, etiquette cancelled with Marseille black cross Jusqu’a; 1931 Algier-La Haye ( Netherlands) bs, via Alger Gare and Marseille Gare, etiquette cancelled with Marseille black cross Jusqu’a; 1937 F/F new Air Afrique service Algiers-Oran, bs, and return, four line cachet. Also 1930 Oran-Bale (Switzerland) and 1931 Algiers-London, both prepared for airmail but underpaid, each with nice strike ‘Affranchisement Insufficiant pour Transporte Aerien’; and a 1934 Algiers-Marseille delayed through bad weather and flown on later flight with ‘ Avion non parti’ cachet. Attractive covers, all with fine strikes of cachets and directional hs’s. Images.