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Lot No. 1433

Auction No. 27
Category Crash Mail
Est. $100
Status SOLD $100



1936 (22nd Aug) Imperial Airways "Scipio" crash Airmail cover addressed to Walsall, England with stamps soaked off from seawater but the remaining Auckland 7 AU 36 6-PM N.Z. part cds still visible. "Per "Mari Posa" typed bottom left with "DAMAGED - BY- SEA WATER" cachet in pink on front with an additional strike on "G.R. Found open or damaged and officially secured" thick brown tape on reverse also cancelled London 28 AU36 cds in red. Lovely example. AAMC 623, Cat. $175


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