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Lot No. 2658

Auction No. 22
Category Airmails - Australia
Est. $120
Status Auction Pending



1936 (29th Sept) Imperial Airways England to Australia flight in the Armstrong Whitworth AW15 "Athena". Caught fire in Delhi with mails charred. "Salvaged from Air Liner ATHENA" 2 line cachet below address. Cover with Ireland 1/- pair with additional stamp missing addressed to NSW. Charred surrounds with some water damage. Incls Sydney Morning Herald clippings. AAMC 632 Cat. $250+


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