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Lot No. 981

Auction No. 34
Category Zeppelins
Est. $240
Status SOLD $196



1928/29 LZ127 collection with news extract, photos & covers well written up on leaves with viewing recommended to appreciate the research & presentation. Comprises Sieger 21A (Oct 11 1928) flight card bearing 2RM blue, S22A (AAMC Z56) FFC USA to Germany plus cover in exc cond franked with $1 defin & 5¢ "Oil Well" Airmail, 1929 "Orient Flight" S23I bearing 2RM Zeppelin & special cachet in red lilac, 1929 "Mediterranean Flight" S24A with similar franking plus US 10¢ "Special Delivery". Also 1929 "First American Flight" S26B bearing 2mk blue pair (minor tears & light stains at base) incl enclosed letter with typed translation, S27A similar cover but franked with 4RM Zeppelin showing one line (translated) "Delivery Delayed" on account of mishap on first American trip. Total Sieger Cat. €655 ($1050+) (6 cards & covers with extensive write up plus photos)