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Lot No. 1299

Auction No. 27
Category Airmails - Australia
Est. $250
Status SOLD $250



1931 (28th Mar) Lord Howe Island to Sydney cover with 2d Kingsford Smith & 3d Airmail tied by "CARRIED BY AIR FIRST FLIGHT….....TO AUSTRALIA…..............PILOT" cachet in mauve completed in m/s with "Lord Howe Is" & pilot signed by Francis Chichester across stamp & Lord Howe Island 6 JU 1931 cds. Typed Sydney address & blue By Air Mail Vignette. Numbered "No 22" in Chichester's hand, the lowest number recorded. Good cond. Sold in Linke Aug 2006 auction for $570. AAMC 184a, Cat. $650


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