Catalogue

Auction 524 - Tuesday, July 7, 2020

 LotTypeDescriptionPrice
1135 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
1136 C GB 1959 BOAC Comet 4 London-Tokyo (1 April & London-Singpore (1 June) illustrated FFCs. $10.00
1137 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
1138 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
1139 C NZ/GB 1939 WWII censored air cover NZ to GB, franked 1935 1/- Tui & 6d Air, canc Wellington machine d/s 6 DEC, typed address, NZ Censor #31 h/s on resealing strip. This 1/6d rate introduced 5 SP 39. Minor tone otherwise fine. $30.00
1140 C NZ/Australia/GB 1940 (6 May) plain FFC by TEAL, Auckland to Sydney (then on to GB by QANTAS), 1/6d rate, posted Christchurch 26 AP (franked 1940 Centennial 1/-, 2½d, 1½d x 2, ½d), fine boxed red flight cachet, NZ censor #19 h/s tying resealing strip, no receipt b/s. Stapleton #900aa variant, cat A$200, Eustis #212f cat NZ $100 (wide discrepancy!) Also very similar air cover to same GB address (franked 8d, 5d, 4d, ½d x 2 1940 Centennial), posted Christchurch 11 JE 40o, with same censor. Fine. (2). $140.00
1141 C NZ/GB 1941 censored air cover NZ to GB via PanAm Airways trans-Pacific service, rate 5/9d. Franked 1935 2/-, 3/- & 9d 1940 centennial, canc Auckland 26 FE 41. NZ Censor #95 h/s tying resealing strip. Unusually with London receipt machine d/s "Grow More Food/Dig For Victory" 24 MCH. This 5/9d rate introduced 9 Sep 1940, suspended Dec 1941. Fine. $75.00
1142 C NZ 1965, Air NZ illustrated FFCs x 2: a) 24 November Auckland-Nandi; b) 29 November Nandi-Pago Pago, both with arrival b/s. $12.00
1143 C Unsold lots from previous auctions, estimated at over $500. $225.00
1144 C Unsold lots from previous auctions, estimated at over $225+. $100.00