Auction 534 - Tuesday, May 18, 2021

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2337 C 1944 Union Airways Inauguration of Feeder Service Invercargill-Jacksons Bay. Clear cancels showing routed Invercargill-Dunedin-Hokitika-Jacksons Bay. 12 days in transit. Unusual destination/route. $25.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2338 C Australia 1923 cover flown McKinlay to Sydney, 1d violet & 4d blue GV tied by McKinlay 17 FEB cds. No b/s. Early QANTAS service. Folded vertically. $675.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2339 C Australia 1931 (April) NZ originated "Carried by Darwin-London Experimental Air Mail" inscribed envelope, 2/- Admiral & 2d GV (NZ) tied by CH 16 AP cdss. Signed by Kingsford Smith (pilot). B/s cachet & Air Mail Society authentication cachet. Stapleton 46b. $150.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2340 C Australia 1934 (11-14 April) Trans Tasman & return (via Auckland) special cover. Stapleton 105a. Cat $40. $25.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2341 C Australia 1934 (11-12 April) Trans Tasman special cover, then flown to Wellington. B/s Wellington 12 April. SG 105c. Cat $40. C $25.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2342 C Australia 1934 (11-12 April) Trans Tasman special cover then flown to Christchurch. Sydney 11 APR cancel. B/s Christchurch 12 APR. Stapleton 105d. Cat $40. $25.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2343 C Australia 1935 cover, pmk Enmore 14 May, addressed to E Crome with unpmk 1d NZ Admiral. Ex Percival colln so maybe carried personally not jettisoned? (No Wellington b/s). $50.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2344 C Australia 1958 30th Anniversary 1st Trans Tasman Crossing Sydney-Christchurch & return FFC with special pmk Woodbourne Air Force, with appropriate transit cancels. $8.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2345 C Australia/Indonesia 1969 Lufthansa special pictorial FFC (Kookaburra) by LH693 Sydney to Djakarta, posted 1 July, with large violet boxed cachet "Air Mail not carried on first flight. Philatelic facilities not arranged with Australian Post Office", receipt b/s 17.7.69. Fine. Unusual. $35.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2346 C Australia 1979 illustrated, cacheted 2nd Scout Day Expedition flown cover (2 DE 79). Eustis 1876a. $15.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2347 C Belgian Congo-NZ 1944 WWII censored air cover ex Information & Publicity Dept. to Belgian consul in Wellington, NZ. Franked 8 stamps to 249.50F, canc Leopoldville 22.11?.44. With circular censor h/s (applied in transit at Cairo, Egypt) & (unusually) with 2 strikes of large "A.V.2" h/s (very scarce P.O. accounting h/s on loose airmail bundles sent to next office of exchange). Extensive edge wear & creasing but rare origin & markings for war-time mail to NZ. $100.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2348 C GB 1959 BOAC Comet 4 London-Tokyo illust FFC. $10.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2349 C GB-NZ 1976 Jean Batten (NZ pioneer aviator) pictorial commem flight cover (Batten & her Percival Gull plane) with commem pmk 5 Oct for 40th anniv of her record solo flight GB to NZ (a record still intact in 1976). With special insert. Addressed to Batten in Christchurch, NZ (receipt b/s 10 Oct). Fine. $25.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2350 C Germany/Africa 1962 10-15 May) Lutfhansa LH701 FFCs x 3 diff (with special flight cachets) ex Johannesburg, Nairobi, Khartoum to Frankfurt. All scarce (cat 210 Marks in 1980s). Fine. $75.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2351 C Germany/Libya 1964 (29-30 Nov) Lufthansa special printed FFCs x 3 diff for LH732 service Frankfurt to Benghazi (unclear receipt b/s) & LH733 (return) Tripoli (Benina Airport) to Frankfurt & rare Benghazi to Tripoli (good receipt b/s). Fine. $45.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2352 C Germany/Morocco/South America 1971 (13-16 May) Lufthansa LH 508/509 FF, range of 21 diff cacheted covers Munich to South America via Casablanca. Incl 12 outward from Munich to Casablanca to Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Asuncion (Paraguay), & Montevideo (Uruguay), & 9 return from these 3 cities to Casablanca & Munich. Also 2 related FFC 15 May Casablanca to Zurich (by LH 507) & Montevideo to Casablance (by LH 507). Fine lot. Cat 375 Marks in 1980s. (23 covers). $125.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2353 C Germany/India 1971 (2-3 April) Lufthansa LH 694/695 FF Frankfurt to Bombay & return, 3 diff cacheted covers (2 outward, 1 return). Fine. $30.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2354 C Germany/Poland 1971 (2 April) Lufthansa LH 346/347 FF Frankfurt to Warsaw & return, 3 diff outward cacheted covers (1 posted Iceland with 3cm tear) & 1 return. (4). $30.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2355 C Germany/Morocco/Spain 1971 (1 April) Lufthansa LH 190 FF Frankfurt to Casablanca, 3 diff cacheted covers. Also onward flight Casablanca to Las Palmas & reurn LH 191, 4 diff cacheted covers. Fine. Cat 170 Marks in 1980s. (7). $70.00 Spin UpSpin Down
2356 C Germany/Bulgaria 1971 (1 April) Lufthansa LH 374/375 FF Munich to Sofia & return by Boeing 737, 5 diff cacheted covers, incl 4 outward & 1 return. Fine. $40.00 Spin UpSpin Down