Detail : Lot 376

Lot No: 376
Date: 1930, Jul 9
Est. price: £300.00
Category: New Zealand

Description: FIRST NEW ZEALAND ACCEPTANCE VIA SAN FRANCISCO FOR MAIL TO GREAT BRITAIN, Christchurch 9 Jul 1930 to Birmingham, 13/8/30 arrival ds on front, plain cover correctly rated 5d, ms 'Per 1st Airmail/New Zealand to England/via USA air services', special etiquette cancelled violet New York double bar jusqu'a, fine strike 'FERRY STATION' hs verso. Overnight inter island ferry to Wellington, then to San Francisco on S.S.Makura where 'Ferry Station' hs applied, then US internal airline to New York and airmail etiquette annulled, then to UK by Trans-Atlantic mail steamer. Also included a1500 word article from D.A. Walker's 'Airmails of New Zealand's giving a detailed description of the service. A RARE ITEM IN FINE CONDITION.

Bid:
(New Zealand) FIRST NEW ZEALAND ACCEPTANCE VIA SAN FRANCISCO FOR MAIL TO GREAT BRITAIN, Christchurch 9 Jul 1930 to Birmingham, 13/8/30 arrival ds on front, plain cover correctly rated 5d, ms 'Per 1st Airmail/New Zealand to England/via USA air services', special etiquette cancelled violet New York double bar jusqu'a, fine strike 'FERRY STATION' hs verso. Overnight inter island ferry to Wellington, then to San Francisco on S.S.Makura where 'Ferry Station' hs applied, then US internal airline to New York and airmail etiquette annulled, then to UK by Trans-Atlantic mail steamer.  Also included a1500 word article from D.A. Walker's 'Airmails of New Zealand's giving a detailed description of the service. A RARE ITEM IN FINE CONDITION.
(New Zealand) FIRST NEW ZEALAND ACCEPTANCE VIA SAN FRANCISCO FOR MAIL TO GREAT BRITAIN, Christchurch 9 Jul 1930 to Birmingham, 13/8/30 arrival ds on front, plain cover correctly rated 5d, ms 'Per 1st Airmail/New Zealand to England/via USA air services', special etiquette cancelled violet New York double bar jusqu'a, fine strike 'FERRY STATION' hs verso. Overnight inter island ferry to Wellington, then to San Francisco on S.S.Makura where 'Ferry Station' hs applied, then US internal airline to New York and airmail etiquette annulled, then to UK by Trans-Atlantic mail steamer.  Also included a1500 word article from D.A. Walker's 'Airmails of New Zealand's giving a detailed description of the service. A RARE ITEM IN FINE CONDITION.