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Lot No. 587

Auction No. 21
Category Australia
    Collections, Accumulations and Selections
Est. $250
Status SOLD $200



1930-1959 range of outgoing covers incl some first flight with cachets. Destinations incl Papua/New Guinea, USA, England, New Zealand, Germany, Switzerland & South Africa. Useful lot noting large 1931 cover Ulverstone (Tas) to Croydon (Vic) with "Missent to/ Blackburn" h/s with cds of latter on reverse & "T 2/6d" in circle with adhesives totalling 3/3d (water stained), Nov 1931 FFC Aust to England, 1934 FFC Aust to PNG & return plus another one way to Lae, Nov 1931 Aust to S.Africa, 1932 Reg'd Aust to Germany & 1930 KGV 5d reg envelope (corner cut) uprated with 3d Air x 2 & KGV 1d for airmail to Switzerland. Also 1952 1/0½d Reg'd envelope uprated with 1/6d Hermes & 2½d KGVI to New York, 1934 reg FFC Cracow (Qld) to Brisbane, 1954 Reg'd cover to USA with 2/9d franking with two USA "Officially sealed labels" tied by violet LA cds, 1947 to USA bearing 1/6d with handstamp "Received unsealed at Station C Pasadena Calif" & 1947 censored airmail cover Brisbane to Hamburg with violet "British Censorship Germany". Finally 1947 commercial airmail Sydney to New York illust cover, 1946 Hornsby to New York Reg'd cover bearing 5/- robes & 3/3d additional franking. Interesting lot. (24)