Detail : Lot 412

Lot No: 412
Date: 1938, Nov 27
Est. price: £85.00
Category: Recovered Interrupted Mail

Description: Crash of Imperial Airways flying boat "Calpurnia" on Lake Ramadi, en route from Great Britain to New Zealand, plain cover addressed to Auckland, New Zealand, one stamp washed off, postmarked Llandudno 23 NO 38, fine strike violet two line Type a "RECEIVED IN DAMAGED CONDITION/EX FLYING BOAT CALPURNIA" cachet, Carried on Imperial Airways flight CE80 which left Southampton on 25th November, Ni 381127a. Mounted on album leaf.

Bid:
(Recovered Interrupted Mail) Crash of Imperial Airways flying boat "Calpurnia" on Lake Ramadi, en route from Great Britain to New Zealand, plain cover addressed to Auckland, New Zealand, one stamp washed off, postmarked Llandudno 23 NO 38, fine strike violet two line Type a "RECEIVED IN DAMAGED CONDITION/EX FLYING BOAT CALPURNIA" cachet,  Carried on Imperial Airways flight CE80 which left Southampton on 25th November, Ni 381127a. Mounted on album leaf.