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Lot No. 580

Auction No. 26
Category Airmails - Australia
Est. $120
Status SOLD $100



1929 (27th Apr) Brisbane & Charleville vie Roma & Toowoomba Inaugural Qantas service. Charleville registered cover with 10d in total franking tied by Charleville cds's & addressed to Flinders Naval Base, Western Point. Pilot signed by Moody (Capt.) with black on red airmail & "Inaugural Flight Brisbane to Charleville Air Mail Service" vignettes. Brisbane, Melbourne & Flinders Naval Depot b/s's. Scarce cover, signed on reverse by pilot P.H.Moody. Some edge wear but attractive & under catalogued. One of 25 non Davis Bros types. Ex Frommer. AAMC 133a, Cat. $250++