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Lot No. 726

Auction No. 25
Category Airmails - Papua & New Guinea
Est. $400
Status Archived



1935 (12th July) Sydney to Daru via Thursday Is registered Crome cover endorsed "Australia Papua by Courtesy of Flight Lt S Campbell" & carried in his Short Scion S16 seaplane. Sydney R6 reg label & "TWO PENCE" on 1½d Lakatoi tied by Daru 22 JL 35 Papua on arrival. Returned with "2 Out of Course 2 5 AU 35 Sydney" b/s. This was the delivery flight of the plane to Oroville Dredging Co & only 12 items flown. A scarce cover in VG cond & ex Frommer. AAMC P81, Cat. $1000


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