Detail : Lot 86

Lot No: 86
Date: 1938, Feb 21
Est. price: £85.00
Category: Flying Boats

Description: FIRST EXPERIMENTAL FLIGHT SOUTHAMPTON TO ALEXANDRIA, bs 28/1, and MAIDEN SERVICE FLIGHT BY 'CASSIOPEIA', on IAW southbound service AS 417, plain cover correctly rated 3d , large black flying boat cachet, ms 'Per Flying Boat 'Cassiopeia to Alexandria', SIGNED BY PILOT Capt. Griffith Powell. Also a superb original and unused B&W Tuck's photo card, and two informative newspaper cuttings and a head and shoulders picture of Capt. Powell. A super flying boat item in fine condition.

Bid:
(Flying Boats) FIRST EXPERIMENTAL FLIGHT SOUTHAMPTON TO ALEXANDRIA, bs 28/1, and MAIDEN SERVICE FLIGHT BY 'CASSIOPEIA', on IAW southbound service AS 417, plain cover correctly rated 3d , large black flying boat cachet, ms 'Per Flying Boat 'Cassiopeia to Alexandria',  SIGNED BY PILOT  Capt. Griffith Powell. Also a superb original and unused B&W Tuck's photo card, and two informative newspaper cuttings and a head and shoulders picture of Capt. Powell.  A super flying boat item in fine condition.