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Lot Number: 1

(Airship) First Trans-Atlantic crossing to Lakehurst, bs New York 16/10, and on to Qebec bs 17/10, oval blue flight cachet, plain cover franked 4Rm Zeppelin stamp tied Friedrichshafen/Luftpost cds.

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Date: 1928, Oct 11
Est. price: £25.00
Category: Airship

Description: First Trans-Atlantic crossing to Lakehurst, bs New York 16/10, and on to Qebec bs 17/10, oval blue flight cachet, plain cover franked 4Rm Zeppelin stamp tied Friedrichshafen/Luftpost cds.
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Lot Number: 2

(Airship) 1929 Balkans and Silesia flight, dropped at Breslau, 'Zeppelin-Postkarte' PPC franked 50pf, on board cancel 7/10, red framed 'Mit Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin Befordert' confirmation cachet.

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Date: 1929, Oct 17
Est. price: £85.00
Category: Airship

Description: 1929 Balkans and Silesia flight, dropped at Breslau, 'Zeppelin-Postkarte' PPC franked 50pf, on board cancel 7/10, red framed 'Mit Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin Befordert' confirmation cachet.
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Lot Number: 3

(Airship) Spain flight, PC franked 50pf, canc on board 'Luftschief/23.10.1929/Graf Zeppelin' cds, also framed red 'Mit Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin befordert' and red 'Mit Luftpost befordert/flughafen Hallr (Leipzig)/(Schfeudit)' hs.

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Date: 1929, Oct 23
Est. price: £35.00
Category: Airship

Description: Spain flight, PC franked 50pf, canc on board 'Luftschief/23.10.1929/Graf Zeppelin' cds, also framed red 'Mit Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin befordert' and red 'Mit Luftpost befordert/flughafen Hallr (Leipzig)/(Schfeudit)' hs.
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Lot Number: 4

(Airship) First South America Flight, Seville first landing, 19/5 arrival machine cancel on front,  B&W PC pc showing Graf Zeppelin flying over cathedral with very tall spire, franked German 1M canc ON BOARD cds, red circular flight confirmation cachet, red three line '1, Sudamerikafahrt/..../Graf Zeppelin' hs.

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Date: 1930, May 19
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Airship

Description: First South America Flight, Seville first landing, 19/5 arrival machine cancel on front, B&W PC pc showing Graf Zeppelin flying over cathedral with very tall spire, franked German 1M canc ON BOARD cds, red circular flight confirmation cachet, red three line '1, Sudamerikafahrt/..../Graf Zeppelin' hs.
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Lot Number: 5

(Airship) Graf Zeppelin Italian flight, drop at Barcelona, card franked 3l Italian Mail Special Issue, canc Roma/Posta Aerea Zeppelin special hs, also 25c ordinary, dark blue special flight hs, blue/cream Posta Aerea Zeppelin etiquette, verso Roma/Posta Aerea/29.5.33 Crociera Zeppelin 1933-XI machine cancel.

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Date: 1933, May 27
Est. price: £125.00
Category: Airship

Description: Graf Zeppelin Italian flight, drop at Barcelona, card franked 3l Italian Mail Special Issue, canc Roma/Posta Aerea Zeppelin special hs, also 25c ordinary, dark blue special flight hs, blue/cream Posta Aerea Zeppelin etiquette, verso Roma/Posta Aerea/29.5.33 Crociera Zeppelin 1933-XI machine cancel.
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Lot Number: 6

(Airship) Graf Zeppelin Italy flight, registered (label) 30 PSC canc Roma Ferrovia/29.5.33 with additional Fascist March 5c x3, 15cx2, and 3L Zepellin stamp canc Italy receiving mark.

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Date: 1933, May 29
Est. price: £125.00
Category: Airship

Description: Graf Zeppelin Italy flight, registered (label) 30 PSC canc Roma Ferrovia/29.5.33 with additional Fascist March 5c x3, 15cx2, and 3L Zepellin stamp canc Italy receiving mark.
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Lot Number: 7

(Airship) USS Macon (ZR5), green/brown "Passes Over Coconut Grove,Fla", canc Miami, FL, Ed Hacker card, 81 made.

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Date: 1934, May 5
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Airship

Description: USS Macon (ZR5), green/brown "Passes Over Coconut Grove,Fla", canc Miami, FL, Ed Hacker card, 81 made.
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Lot Number: 8

(Airship) USS Macon (ZR5), blue frame "US Macon/Manoeuvres in Caribbean Sea/Fleet Problem XV" cachet, magenta USSS Dahlgreen canc, M Sussman with Hax Cuts, 30 made.

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Date: 1934, May 6
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Airship

Description: USS Macon (ZR5), blue frame "US Macon/Manoeuvres in Caribbean Sea/Fleet Problem XV" cachet, magenta USSS Dahlgreen canc, M Sussman with Hax Cuts, 30 made.
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Lot Number: 9

(Alex Newall personal collection ) Imperial Airways - Junkers LV - Derluft, first day of service LONDON to HELSINKI (HELSINGFORS), bs 2.VII.25, via Berlin 30.6.25., London - (rail to Berlin) - Konigsberg - Memel - Kaunas - Riga - Tallin - Helesinki - Smolensk - Moscow.  Airmail etiquette cover franked 8 1/2d (overseas rate 2 1/2d + air fee for East Baltic 6d). Reference # 25.10e,  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1925, Jun 30
Est. price: £150.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: Imperial Airways - Junkers LV - Derluft, first day of service LONDON to HELSINKI (HELSINGFORS), bs 2.VII.25, via Berlin 30.6.25., London - (rail to Berlin) - Konigsberg - Memel - Kaunas - Riga - Tallin - Helesinki - Smolensk - Moscow. Airmail etiquette cover franked 8 1/2d (overseas rate 2 1/2d + air fee for East Baltic 6d). Reference # 25.10e, Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 10

(Alex Newall personal collection) Imperial Airways - Junkers LV - Derluft, first day of service LONDON to REVAL (TALLIN) ESTONIA, BS 3.7.25, London - (rail to Berlin) - Konigsberg - Memel - Kaunas - Riga - Tallin - Helesinki - Smolensk - Moscow. Airmail etiquette cover franked 8 1/2d (overseas rate 2 1/2d + air fee for East Baltic 6d). Reference # 25.10d,  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1925, Jun 30
Est. price: £150.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: Imperial Airways - Junkers LV - Derluft, first day of service LONDON to REVAL (TALLIN) ESTONIA, BS 3.7.25, London - (rail to Berlin) - Konigsberg - Memel - Kaunas - Riga - Tallin - Helesinki - Smolensk - Moscow. Airmail etiquette cover franked 8 1/2d (overseas rate 2 1/2d + air fee for East Baltic 6d). Reference # 25.10d, Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 11

(Alex Newall personal collection) Opening of Cairo-Baghdad-Basra service, Imperial Airways first flight, Cairo-Baghdad-Basra-Karaci, bs 20/1, airmail etiquette cover franked 25ml (rate to UK 10ml + air to Iraq 10ml + surcharge to India 3ml). IAW first company flight.. Reference # 27.03b,  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1927, Jan 11
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: Opening of Cairo-Baghdad-Basra service, Imperial Airways first flight, Cairo-Baghdad-Basra-Karaci, bs 20/1, airmail etiquette cover franked 25ml (rate to UK 10ml + air to Iraq 10ml + surcharge to India 3ml). IAW first company flight.. Reference # 27.03b, Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 12

(Alex Newall personal collection) Opening of Cairo-Baghdad-Basra service, Imperial Airways first flight, London-Cairo-Baghdad-Basra, bs 15/1, registered cover franked 8 1/d (overseas rate 2 1/2d+air to Iraq 3d+ reg 3d). IAW open a regular service with a DH66 Heracles. Reference # 27.03a,  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1927, Jan 12
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: Opening of Cairo-Baghdad-Basra service, Imperial Airways first flight, London-Cairo-Baghdad-Basra, bs 15/1, registered cover franked 8 1/d (overseas rate 2 1/2d+air to Iraq 3d+ reg 3d). IAW open a regular service with a DH66 Heracles. Reference # 27.03a, Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 13

(Alex Newall personal collection) Imperial Airways, first experimental flight to Australia, intermediate stage DELHI to ALLAHABAD, bs 14 Apr 31, Souvenir cover franked 3 annas. Reference # 31.09b  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1931, Apr 12
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: Imperial Airways, first experimental flight to Australia, intermediate stage DELHI to ALLAHABAD, bs 14 Apr 31, Souvenir cover franked 3 annas. Reference # 31.09b Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 14

(Alex Newall personal collection) Imperial Airways, first experimental flight to Australia, intermediate stage CALCUTTA to ALLAHABAD, bs 4 May 31. Souvenir cover franked 3 annas. Reference # 31.09b  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1931, May 1
Est. price: £100.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: Imperial Airways, first experimental flight to Australia, intermediate stage CALCUTTA to ALLAHABAD, bs 4 May 31. Souvenir cover franked 3 annas. Reference # 31.09b Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 15

(Alex Newall personal collection) First acceptance of GIBRALTAR mail for Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to the Far East, GIBRALTAR 24.6.33.Croydon - KARACHI - JODHPUR bs 8Jly 33. Souvenir cover, boxed 'Karachi-Calcutta 7 Jly 33 first airmail cachet , franked 8d inclusive air rate. Reference # 33.13d3,  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1933, Jun 24
Est. price: £300.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: First acceptance of GIBRALTAR mail for Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to the Far East, GIBRALTAR 24.6.33.Croydon - KARACHI - JODHPUR bs 8Jly 33. Souvenir cover, boxed 'Karachi-Calcutta 7 Jly 33 first airmail cachet , franked 8d inclusive air rate. Reference # 33.13d3, Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 16

(Alex Newall personal collection) Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to Calcutta, first acceptance of feeder mail from Poland, WARSAW (27.6.33) - VIENNA - JODHPUR, bs 8 Jul 33, via Athens bs 1.VII.33. Souvenir cover franked 1Zl 90gr (Polish airmail to Vienna 40Gr + air surcharge to India 1Zl 50gr. Reference # 33.13d1,  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1933, Jun 27
Est. price: £300.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to Calcutta, first acceptance of feeder mail from Poland, WARSAW (27.6.33) - VIENNA - JODHPUR, bs 8 Jul 33, via Athens bs 1.VII.33. Souvenir cover franked 1Zl 90gr (Polish airmail to Vienna 40Gr + air surcharge to India 1Zl 50gr. Reference # 33.13d1, Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 17

(Alex Newall personal collection) Imperial Airways/ITCA, European feeder mail, route extension to Calcutta, IRELAND - DELHI, bs 8 Jul 33. Routed by LONDON - KARACHI - JODHPUR - ALLAHABAD - ASANSOL - (CALCUTTA) service. Souvenir cover franked 11 Pi canc Baile Claith cds,. Reference # 33.13d7 assigned retrospectively, not listed in  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996. RARE.

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Date: 1933, Jun 29
Est. price: £275.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: Imperial Airways/ITCA, European feeder mail, route extension to Calcutta, IRELAND - DELHI, bs 8 Jul 33. Routed by LONDON - KARACHI - JODHPUR - ALLAHABAD - ASANSOL - (CALCUTTA) service. Souvenir cover franked 11 Pi canc Baile Claith cds,. Reference # 33.13d7 assigned retrospectively, not listed in Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996. RARE.
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Lot Number: 18

(Alex Newall personal collection) Imperial Airways/ITCA, European feeder mail, route extension to Calcutta, BUDAPEST - ASANSOL, bs 8 Jul 33. Routed by the LONDON - KARACH - JODHPUR - ALLAHABAD - ASANSOL - (CALCUTTA) service. Souvenir cover franked 1P 30f canc Budapest cds, also Matyasfold cds verso. Reference # 33.13d6 assigned retrospectively, not listed in  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996. RARE.

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Date: 1933, Jun 30
Est. price: £275.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: Imperial Airways/ITCA, European feeder mail, route extension to Calcutta, BUDAPEST - ASANSOL, bs 8 Jul 33. Routed by the LONDON - KARACH - JODHPUR - ALLAHABAD - ASANSOL - (CALCUTTA) service. Souvenir cover franked 1P 30f canc Budapest cds, also Matyasfold cds verso. Reference # 33.13d6 assigned retrospectively, not listed in Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996. RARE.
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Lot Number: 19

(Alex Newall personal collection) Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to Calcutta, BASEL-BRINDISI (3.7.33) - ASANSOL bs 8 Jul 33. Souvenir cover, typed 'By Air I India', franked 1F (Swiss basic rate 30c + air surcharge 70c). Reference # 33.13d2  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1933, Jul 1
Est. price: £200.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to Calcutta, BASEL-BRINDISI (3.7.33) - ASANSOL bs 8 Jul 33. Souvenir cover, typed 'By Air I India', franked 1F (Swiss basic rate 30c + air surcharge 70c). Reference # 33.13d2 Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 20

(Alex Newall personal collection) First acceptance of IRAQI mail for Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to Calcutta, BASRA - KARACHI 8 Jly 33 hs - CALCUTTA, bs 10 Jul 33. Registered (label) souvenir cover, Imperial Airways Ltd red cachet 'Extension of England-India Air Service', franked 38 fls. Reference # 33.13d5,  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1933, Jul 5
Est. price: £200.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: First acceptance of IRAQI mail for Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to Calcutta, BASRA - KARACHI 8 Jly 33 hs - CALCUTTA, bs 10 Jul 33. Registered (label) souvenir cover, Imperial Airways Ltd red cachet 'Extension of England-India Air Service', franked 38 fls. Reference # 33.13d5, Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 21

(Alex Newall personal collection) First acceptance of GIBRALTAR mail for Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to Rangoon, (GIBRALTAR 19.9.33 Croydon )- KARACHI - CALCUTTA - RANGOON  bs 2.10.33. Registered (label) souvenir cover, violet  London-Karachi-Rangoon fist flight cachet verso, franked 11d (8d inclusive air rate + 3d registration). Reference # 33.17b6,  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1933, Sep 16
Est. price: £160.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: First acceptance of GIBRALTAR mail for Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to Rangoon, (GIBRALTAR 19.9.33 Croydon )- KARACHI - CALCUTTA - RANGOON bs 2.10.33. Registered (label) souvenir cover, violet London-Karachi-Rangoon fist flight cachet verso, franked 11d (8d inclusive air rate + 3d registration). Reference # 33.17b6, Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 22

(Alex Newall personal collection) First acceptance of IRAQUI mail for Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to Calcutta, BASRA - CALCUTTA - RANGOON, bs 1 Oct 33. Souvenir cover, violet 'Imperial Airways Ltd/ 'Extension of England-India Air Service' cachet on front and London-Karachi-Rangoon fist flight cachet verso , franked 35 fls. Reference # 33.17c3,  Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.

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Date: 1933, Sep 27
Est. price: £160.00
Category: Alex Newall personal collection

Description: First acceptance of IRAQUI mail for Imperial Airways/ITCA route extension to Calcutta, BASRA - CALCUTTA - RANGOON, bs 1 Oct 33. Souvenir cover, violet 'Imperial Airways Ltd/ 'Extension of England-India Air Service' cachet on front and London-Karachi-Rangoon fist flight cachet verso , franked 35 fls. Reference # 33.17c3, Alexander Newall, 'British External Airmails Until 1934', 2nd edition 1996.
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Lot Number: 23

(Algeria) Lignes Aerienne G Latecoere, early airmail flown Oran to Rabat, Morocco, bs 29/11, franked 50c,boxed 'Poste Aerienne' cachet.

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Date: 1923, Nov 28
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Algeria

Description: Lignes Aerienne G Latecoere, early airmail flown Oran to Rabat, Morocco, bs 29/11, franked 50c,boxed 'Poste Aerienne' cachet.
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Lot Number: 24

(Algeria) Lignes Aeriennes Latecoere, airmail cover flown from Algiers to Casablanca, Morocco, bs 9/6, via Oran 10/6, franked 25 ordinary and 25c airmail surcharge, red/black airmail etiquette, violet 'Par Avion' hs. Postmark date error, says 1920, should be 1925.

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Date: 1925, Jun 9
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Algeria

Description: Lignes Aeriennes Latecoere, airmail cover flown from Algiers to Casablanca, Morocco, bs 9/6, via Oran 10/6, franked 25 ordinary and 25c airmail surcharge, red/black airmail etiquette, violet 'Par Avion' hs. Postmark date error, says 1920, should be 1925.
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Lot Number: 25

(Algeria) Air Afrique, F/F Alger to Oran, bs 15/4, Air France orange border cover franked 1F50, canc Le Bourget cds, fine strike large green triangular flight cachet. Image.

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Date: 1937, Apr 15
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Algeria

Description: Air Afrique, F/F Alger to Oran, bs 15/4, Air France orange border cover franked 1F50, canc Le Bourget cds, fine strike large green triangular flight cachet. Image.
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Lot Number: 26

(Algeria) Air France publicity card used with special postmark for the Algerian Commercial Fair, issued for use with reduced postage during the Christmas and New Year period, but used outside this period.

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Date: 1939, Apr 1
Est. price: £18.00
Category: Algeria

Description: Air France publicity card used with special postmark for the Algerian Commercial Fair, issued for use with reduced postage during the Christmas and New Year period, but used outside this period.
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Lot Number: 27

(Algeria) TWA, F/F F27-40,Tunis to Washington, bs 8/7, airmail cover franked 31F, canc Alger cds, typed "Via TWA". Uncommon.

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Date: 1946, Jul 10
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Algeria

Description: TWA, F/F F27-40,Tunis to Washington, bs 8/7, airmail cover franked 31F, canc Alger cds, typed "Via TWA". Uncommon.
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Lot Number: 28

(Argentina) Compagnie Generale Aeropostale, F/F Buenos Aires to Montevideo, bs 1/3, blue/black/orange PPC commemorating opening of the regular South America/-Europe service from Buenos Aires, showing winged postman and "Servicio Aeropostal???1 de Marzo de 1928", franked 5c and 25c airs (airmail rate 5c per gram), canc 'Via Aerea/29 Feb 28/Buenos Aires'. Scarce, only one bag carried to Uruguay.

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Date: 1928, Feb 28
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Argentina

Description: Compagnie Generale Aeropostale, F/F Buenos Aires to Montevideo, bs 1/3, blue/black/orange PPC commemorating opening of the regular South America/-Europe service from Buenos Aires, showing winged postman and "Servicio Aeropostal???1 de Marzo de 1928", franked 5c and 25c airs (airmail rate 5c per gram), canc 'Via Aerea/29 Feb 28/Buenos Aires'. Scarce, only one bag carried to Uruguay.
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Lot Number: 29

(Argentina) Pan Am, F/F Buenos Aires to Miami, bs 4/8, fine strike red boxed flight "3 de Agosto 1955/El Inter-Americano" flight cachet, airmail cover franked 100c, canc Buenos Aires/Argentina/Servicio Aeropostal/3 Ago 55' cds.

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Date: 1955, Aug 3
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Argentina

Description: Pan Am, F/F Buenos Aires to Miami, bs 4/8, fine strike red boxed flight "3 de Agosto 1955/El Inter-Americano" flight cachet, airmail cover franked 100c, canc Buenos Aires/Argentina/Servicio Aeropostal/3 Ago 55' cds.
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Lot Number: 30

(Australia) Early internal airmail flown on Perth-Derby route, Carnarvon to Perth, no arrival ds, printed commercial cover franked 4 1/2d canc Carnarvon April 26 (the exact day of postage is illegible), violet straight line "Forwarded By Air Mail" rubber stamp cachet, ms 'Per Aerial Mail'. The earliest use of this stamp at Carnarvon was 27/4/26, so the cachet on this particular cover could well be a 'first day of use'. See Australian AMC #92.Scarce. Some faint toning but hardly detracts - see scan.

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Date: 1926, Aug 7
Est. price: £30.00
Category: Australia

Description: Early internal airmail flown on Perth-Derby route, Carnarvon to Perth, no arrival ds, printed commercial cover franked 4 1/2d canc Carnarvon April 26 (the exact day of postage is illegible), violet straight line "Forwarded By Air Mail" rubber stamp cachet, ms 'Per Aerial Mail'. The earliest use of this stamp at Carnarvon was 27/4/26, so the cachet on this particular cover could well be a 'first day of use'. See Australian AMC #92.Scarce. Some faint toning but hardly detracts - see scan.
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Lot Number: 31

(Australia) W.A.Airways Ltd, first flight Perth to Adelaide, no arrival ds, plain cover franked 4 1/2d, canc Perth 4th JUNE, 1929, red/black "See/By Air Mail/Western Queensland" vignette, typed "By First Air Mail Flight/Perth-Adelaide". This flight was scheduled for 2nd June, but was delayed until 4th June when but a small portion of the eastern mails was taken by a small plane to Kalgoorie. The bulk of the intended eastern F/F mail was flown to Adelaide on June 5th. This particular cover is one of the few carried on June 4th.

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Date: 1929, Jun 4
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Australia

Description: W.A.Airways Ltd, first flight Perth to Adelaide, no arrival ds, plain cover franked 4 1/2d, canc Perth 4th JUNE, 1929, red/black "See/By Air Mail/Western Queensland" vignette, typed "By First Air Mail Flight/Perth-Adelaide". This flight was scheduled for 2nd June, but was delayed until 4th June when but a small portion of the eastern mails was taken by a small plane to Kalgoorie. The bulk of the intended eastern F/F mail was flown to Adelaide on June 5th. This particular cover is one of the few carried on June 4th.
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Lot Number: 32

(Australia) Australian National Airways, F/F Sydney to Brisbane, registered (label) cover franked 7 1/2d canc Sydney cds, typed 'First Flight/Sydney-Brisbane', red/white/blue 'arrow' airmail etiquette.

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Date: 1930, Jan 1
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Australia

Description: Australian National Airways, F/F Sydney to Brisbane, registered (label) cover franked 7 1/2d canc Sydney cds, typed 'First Flight/Sydney-Brisbane', red/white/blue 'arrow' airmail etiquette.
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Lot Number: 33

(Australia) Brisbane to 6th Bn. Kings Africa Rifles, Dar es Salaam, bs 31/1, carried on Australian National Airways F/F Brisbane to Sydney, then OAT by air to Perth, 6/1 transit cds, and likely by sea to Dar es Salaam via Karachi and Cairo. Registered (label) cover 22x10cm, franked 4 1/2d canc Brisbane cds, typed "By Air Mail/From Brisbane-Sydney/per Australian National Airways". This is also a crash cover. The plane, the 'Southern Sky' smashed its undercarriage when making a forced landing at Casino. The next day a relief ANA plane flew the stranded mail to Sydney. Nice item.

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Date: 1930, Jan 1
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Australia

Description: Brisbane to 6th Bn. Kings Africa Rifles, Dar es Salaam, bs 31/1, carried on Australian National Airways F/F Brisbane to Sydney, then OAT by air to Perth, 6/1 transit cds, and likely by sea to Dar es Salaam via Karachi and Cairo. Registered (label) cover 22x10cm, franked 4 1/2d canc Brisbane cds, typed "By Air Mail/From Brisbane-Sydney/per Australian National Airways". This is also a crash cover. The plane, the 'Southern Sky' smashed its undercarriage when making a forced landing at Casino. The next day a relief ANA plane flew the stranded mail to Sydney. Nice item.
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Lot Number: 34

(Australia) F/F ANA Sunday service, Melbourne to Sydney, b/s, airmail etiquette cover franked 7 1/2d.

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Date: 1930, Jun 1
Est. price: £18.00
Category: Australia

Description: F/F ANA Sunday service, Melbourne to Sydney, b/s, airmail etiquette cover franked 7 1/2d.
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Lot Number: 35

(Australia) F/F ANA Sunday service, Melbourne to Sydney, bs 2/6, registered (label) airmail etiquette cover franked 7 1/2d.

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Date: 1930, Jun 1
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Australia

Description: F/F ANA Sunday service, Melbourne to Sydney, bs 2/6, registered (label) airmail etiquette cover franked 7 1/2d.
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Lot Number: 36

(Australia) F/F Melbourne to Sydney, bs 1/6, plain cover franked 4 1/2d,  Australian National Airways, typed 'Per ir Mail/First Flight/Melbourne-Sydney'.

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Date: 1930, Jun 1
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Australia

Description: F/F Melbourne to Sydney, bs 1/6, plain cover franked 4 1/2d, Australian National Airways, typed 'Per ir Mail/First Flight/Melbourne-Sydney'.
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Lot Number: 37

(Australia) F/F Derby to Wyndham to Perth, bs 15/7, franked 4 1/2d, plain cover, typed 'By West Australian Airways Ltd/Perth-Wyndham Service/First Official Flight/Derby-Wyndham Service. Francis Field authentication hs verso.

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Date: 1930, Jul 14
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Australia

Description: F/F Derby to Wyndham to Perth, bs 15/7, franked 4 1/2d, plain cover, typed 'By West Australian Airways Ltd/Perth-Wyndham Service/First Official Flight/Derby-Wyndham Service. Francis Field authentication hs verso.
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Lot Number: 38

(Australia) KLM return flight Melbourne(24/5) to Cheribon, Java, bs 28/5, via Sydney 22/5, Batavia (Abel Tasman/Batavia-Centrum 27/5 cachet) verso, special oval Melbourne to Batavia violet cachet on front, registered (label) cover franked , high 2/2d franking.

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Date: 1931, May 22
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Australia

Description: KLM return flight Melbourne(24/5) to Cheribon, Java, bs 28/5, via Sydney 22/5, Batavia (Abel Tasman/Batavia-Centrum 27/5 cachet) verso, special oval Melbourne to Batavia violet cachet on front, registered (label) cover franked , high 2/2d franking.
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Lot Number: 39

(Australia) New England Airways Ltd, F/F Sydney to Brisbane, bs 24/11, plain cover franked 5d, typed "First Flight/Sydney-Brisbane"

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Date: 1931, Nov 24
Est. price: £20.00
Category: Australia

Description: New England Airways Ltd, F/F Sydney to Brisbane, bs 24/11, plain cover franked 5d, typed "First Flight/Sydney-Brisbane"
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Lot Number: 40

(Australia) First acceptance of Australian mail for PNG for carriage over the the Papua and New Guinea Air Service, Melbourne-Brisbane-Port Moresby-Salamau, registered label cover franked Australia 3d air, 3d and 2d, canc Public Offices Victoria 1 Feb, Melbourne 1/2, Edie Creek PNG 13/2 and bs Salamau 16/2. Carried to Port Moresby on the mail boat Macdui' which left Brisbane on 4/2, then flown by Orme Denny in a Guinea Airways  Junkers F13 to Salamau and on to Wau and Bulolo. Great routing, AAMC P56.

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Date: 1933, Feb 4
Est. price: £50.00
Category: Australia

Description: First acceptance of Australian mail for PNG for carriage over the the Papua and New Guinea Air Service, Melbourne-Brisbane-Port Moresby-Salamau, registered label cover franked Australia 3d air, 3d and 2d, canc Public Offices Victoria 1 Feb, Melbourne 1/2, Edie Creek PNG 13/2 and bs Salamau 16/2. Carried to Port Moresby on the mail boat Macdui' which left Brisbane on 4/2, then flown by Orme Denny in a Guinea Airways Junkers F13 to Salamau and on to Wau and Bulolo. Great routing, AAMC P56.
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Lot Number: 41

(Australia) Aircrafts Pty Ltd, F/F Brisbane to Cracow, bs 3/2, plain cover franked 5d, typed "By First Flight/Brisbane to Cracow".

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Date: 1934, Feb 3
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Australia

Description: Aircrafts Pty Ltd, F/F Brisbane to Cracow, bs 3/2, plain cover franked 5d, typed "By First Flight/Brisbane to Cracow".
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Lot Number: 42

(Australia) MacRobertson-Miller Aviation Co, F/F Adelaide to Port Pirie, bs 23/2, scarce cover addressed to Officer in Charge, Local Police Station, franked 6d canc Pirie cds. Likely as few as 20 flown. Few small tine spots, see scan.

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Date: 1934, Feb 23
Est. price: £40.00
Category: Australia

Description: MacRobertson-Miller Aviation Co, F/F Adelaide to Port Pirie, bs 23/2, scarce cover addressed to Officer in Charge, Local Police Station, franked 6d canc Pirie cds. Likely as few as 20 flown. Few small tine spots, see scan.
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Lot Number: 43

(Australia) F/F Mundubbera to Brisbane, bs 3/6, plain cover franked 5d inc 2d 'OS' perfin, white/pale blue 'Noth Queensland' air mail label (scarce on cover), Aircrafts Pty. Ltd

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Date: 1934, Jun 2
Est. price: £45.00
Category: Australia

Description: F/F Mundubbera to Brisbane, bs 3/6, plain cover franked 5d inc 2d 'OS' perfin, white/pale blue 'Noth Queensland' air mail label (scarce on cover), Aircrafts Pty. Ltd
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Lot Number: 44

(Australia) Brisbane to Rockhampton, bs 25/7, scarce cover flown on intermediate leg of PNG-Australia 'Faith in Australia' flight, official cover franked 8d canc Brisbane cds, printed 'First Official Air Mail/Australia to Papua and New Guinea', violet 'Australia/Papua and New Guinea' flight cachet' and typed "First Official Air Mail Papua & New Guinea to Australia/per Faith in Australia- CTP Ulm Commander". Ironed vertical crease.

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Date: 1934, Jul 20
Est. price: £18.00
Category: Australia

Description: Brisbane to Rockhampton, bs 25/7, scarce cover flown on intermediate leg of PNG-Australia 'Faith in Australia' flight, official cover franked 8d canc Brisbane cds, printed 'First Official Air Mail/Australia to Papua and New Guinea', violet 'Australia/Papua and New Guinea' flight cachet' and typed "First Official Air Mail Papua & New Guinea to Australia/per Faith in Australia- CTP Ulm Commander". Ironed vertical crease.
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Lot Number: 45

(Australia) Sydney to Lae, bs 27/7, and return, flown  Austalia to New Guinea by Ulm in "Faith of Australia", Australia and New Guinea cachets, franked Australia SG 5d 'OS' x2 and 1/2 'OS' x2, and  NG 6d air Mail opts and 5 (SG 169, 170 cat £37 used), latter canc 30/7 for return, Sydney 1/8 arrival ds, registered (label) cover.

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Date: 1934, Jul 24
Est. price: £18.00
Category: Australia

Description: Sydney to Lae, bs 27/7, and return, flown Austalia to New Guinea by Ulm in "Faith of Australia", Australia and New Guinea cachets, franked Australia SG 5d 'OS' x2 and 1/2 'OS' x2, and NG 6d air Mail opts and 5 (SG 169, 170 cat £37 used), latter canc 30/7 for return, Sydney 1/8 arrival ds, registered (label) cover.
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Lot Number: 46

(Australia) Scarcer Imperial Airways/Qantas, Sydney to Singapore, via Cloncurry 6/12 and Longreach 8/12, carried on the first regular service, Australia to England, official blue/black/white souvenir "Kangaroo" cover, correctly rate 9d (see Wingent p130) stamps include KS 1931 6d air. Forwarded to Liverpool, UK, by surface.

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Date: 1934, Dec 3
Est. price: £45.00
Category: Australia

Description: Scarcer Imperial Airways/Qantas, Sydney to Singapore, via Cloncurry 6/12 and Longreach 8/12, carried on the first regular service, Australia to England, official blue/black/white souvenir "Kangaroo" cover, correctly rate 9d (see Wingent p130) stamps include KS 1931 6d air. Forwarded to Liverpool, UK, by surface.
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Lot Number: 47

(Australia) Rare first acceptance of mail for Aswan, Egypt  from Australia, for carriage on the first regular Imperial Airways/Qantas Australia-England service, Kew to Alexandria bs 26/12, via Cairo 22/12 and Luxor 23/12, blue/grey printed souvenir cover franked 1/7d, flown Brisbane-Darwin by Qantas, then Darwin-Alexandria by IAW IW 298. Only 463 items were flown from Australia to all points other than London, viz to the Far East, Middle East, the Med, Europe and Africa. Thus some sections are likely to be great rarities. This item is likely to be one such.

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Date: 1934, Dec 7
Est. price: £75.00
Category: Australia

Description: Rare first acceptance of mail for Aswan, Egypt from Australia, for carriage on the first regular Imperial Airways/Qantas Australia-England service, Kew to Alexandria bs 26/12, via Cairo 22/12 and Luxor 23/12, blue/grey printed souvenir cover franked 1/7d, flown Brisbane-Darwin by Qantas, then Darwin-Alexandria by IAW IW 298. Only 463 items were flown from Australia to all points other than London, viz to the Far East, Middle East, the Med, Europe and Africa. Thus some sections are likely to be great rarities. This item is likely to be one such.
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Lot Number: 48

(Australia) New England Airways Ltd, F/F Rockhampton to Mackay, b/s 15/9, carried on the F/F Brisbane-Townsville service, Eustis cover franked 5d, typed 'First  Flight/Rockhampton-Mackay'.

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Date: 1935, Sep 15
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Australia

Description: New England Airways Ltd, F/F Rockhampton to Mackay, b/s 15/9, carried on the F/F Brisbane-Townsville service, Eustis cover franked 5d, typed 'First Flight/Rockhampton-Mackay'.
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Lot Number: 49

(Australia) Holymans Airways, F/F Melbourne to Canberra, bs 7/10 airmail etiquette cover franked 5d.

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Date: 1935, Oct 7
Est. price: £10.00
Category: Australia

Description: Holymans Airways, F/F Melbourne to Canberra, bs 7/10 airmail etiquette cover franked 5d.
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Lot Number: 50

(Australia) Adelaide Airways Ltd, F/F Mount Gambier to Melbourne, bs 28/11, imprint etiquette airmail cover franked 5d, typed "First Flight/Mount Gambier to Melbourne". Small mail.

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Date: 1935, Nov 26
Est. price: £18.00
Category: Australia

Description: Adelaide Airways Ltd, F/F Mount Gambier to Melbourne, bs 28/11, imprint etiquette airmail cover franked 5d, typed "First Flight/Mount Gambier to Melbourne". Small mail.
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