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Stamp auction - 25 July 2013 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 25 July 2013. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 145 - Zeppelin Mail
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
322
Used (on letter or envelope)
ZEPPELINS on postcards, 13 cards all depicting Zeppelin, 13 other cards incl. modern reproductions etc. £70 to 90 £92.00
323
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928 Europe - North America flight cover flown from Friedrichshafen to New York, franked pair of 2rm Zeppelin stamps MI 423y Mef, tied with Friedrichshafen Luftpost c.d.s's, one stamp has a postal ink smudge at top, blue oval flight cachet. (1) £70 to 90 N/S
324   Used (on letter or envelope)
1928-39 collection of 908 black & white reproduction PPC's relating to Zeppelin Airships, flights & cachets. A complete set housed in five special albums, although modern - a very useful & informative collection. £450 to 500 N/S
325
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America 4m sepia used on flown cover to Brazil, usual cachets. £100 to 130 N/S
326
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight 4m sepia used on flown cover to Brazil, usual cachets. £75 to 100 N/S
327
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight 4m sepia used on flown cover to USA via Pernambuco, usual red cachet. (1) £75 to 100 £75.00
328
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight Porto Alegre, Brazil - Philadelphia franked 10,000R Graf Zeppelin opt. + other values, large black transit back stamp on reverse, Sieger 59E. Also an original black & white photo (view from Zeppelin) No 30 from a set of 34 issued by the Zeppelin Co. complete with list document. (3) £50 to 60 N/S
329
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight 2m used on illustrated flown cover to USA, usual red cachet, b/stamped Sevilla. (1) £90 to 125 £92.00
330
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight 2m used on flown cover to Nidaros with green boxed Nordland Zeppelin cachet at left, Sieger 73. £100 to 130 N/S
331
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight cover to Massachusetts U.S.A franked 2m South America Zeppelin adhesive, tied Friedrichshafen c.d.s, obverse also bears 'Sugar Loaf' red flight cachet, dropped off at Sevilla (with b/stamp) £75 to 100 N/S
332
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 USA 5c postal stationery air cover used at New York bearing South America Flight German 2m, Luftschiff c.d.s. 11.11.1930 & blue Fahrtnach Den/Niederlanden cachet at left. Cover has faults but 2m adhesive superb. £75 to 100 £82.00
333
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 USA 5c postal stationery cover bearing German 1930 South America 2m, used Luftschiff c.d.s. 23.9.1930, with green Fahrt Rund Un/Dieastree cachet, Sieger 88. (1) £95 to 120 N/S
334
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930-31 selection comprising souvenir PPC's of 1930 & 31 flights to Iceland & 1931 PPC to Reykjavik, franked 1rm Zeppelin of Germany, posted on board, cancelled 'Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin' c.d.s. & bearing green 'Viking' flight cachet & arrival c.d.s. (3) £40 to 50 £62.00
335
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 1st South America flight cover franked 4rm Zeppelin value Mi 424Y, tied with pinky-brown Luftschiff - Graf Zeppelin cachet 124CB, horizontal crease away from adhesive & cachet. (1) £50 to 70 N/S
336
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 3rd South America flight, a cute cover registered Friedrichshafen, franked 30pf Ebert, 1rm Zeppelin Mi 455, green cachet, Sieger 133Aa, red cachet on reverse, Sieger 133C. (1) £70 to 85 £70.00
337
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Dornier DOX 1st Europe - South America flight cover to USA, franked 2rm Zeppelin, 4rm S. America flight Zeppelin, SG.445, 457, tied with Friedrichshafen Bodensee cancels, various black & red DOX flight cachets. Arrival on reverse, odd sign of wear, not affecting stamps & cachets. Stamps alone Cat. £530. (1) £100 to 120 N/S
338
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Dornier DOX cover 1st Europe - South America flight, envelope to USA franked 2rm, 4rm S. America flight Zeppelins, SG.456, 457, Cat. £950 for stamps alone, both have signs of wear, red & black DOX cachets + postal markings, still an attractive item. (1) £100 to 120 £100.00
339
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Flight. Postcard to USA franked Iceland overprinted 1kr & envelope to Basle franked overprinted 30a + 2kr registered letter rate, cancelled c.d.s, both bear green 'Viking' flight cachet. (2) £200 to 250 N/S
340
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Iceland Flight. Hungarian acceptance envelope to Hamburg franked 20f, 80f, 1p & 2p airs cancelled Budapest, obverse bears Friedrichshafen & Reykjavik transit c.d.s, green 'Viking' flight cachet & red 4-line Hamburg airport arrival cachet, VF. £100 to 120 £100.00
341
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Icelandic Flight. Illustrated card to USA franked 1rm Zeppelin, tied Friedrichshafen c.d.s, bears Reykjavik transit & green 'Viking' flight cachet. £40 to 50 £52.00
342
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Icelandic Flight. Danzig acceptance card franked 10, 40 & 1g airs, bears Friedrichshafen transit, Reykjavik arrival c.d.s. & green 'Viking' flight cachet. £70 to 90 £120.00
343
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 LZ 127 Internal flight Friedrichshafen to Ohringen & Frankfurt, an 80prg von Stephan 100th Anniv postal stationery card with added 1rm Zeppelin MI. 45S, red acceptance cachet - Sieger 128A, card creased around the edges - still a good item. (1) £45 to 60 N/S
344
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Polar 1m on flown card to USA 'Via Leningrad' red Polar cachet & Leningrad Zeppelin d/stamp. £110 to 130 N/S
345
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Polar 2m used on USA 1c card with Berlin Staaten c.d.s. red Polar cachet & Malyguin Icebreaker d/stamp, Sieger 118h. £120 to 150 N/S
346
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Uruguay to Berlin flight - a multi franked cover with 11 stamps, tied with Exterion c.d.s's, violet flight cachet Sieger 137 + Friedrichshafen arrival roller cancel on reverse. (1) £30 to 40 £42.00
347
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Zeppelin Polar 2m U on flown card to USA, with Berlin c.d.s. & green & red flight cachets. £100 to 130 N/S
348
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Zeppelin Polar 2m U on flown card to USA, carried on 2nd South America 1931 flight, Recife arrival. £100 to 130 N/S
349
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 1st South America flight Germany to Brazil, flight endorsed cover from Berlin to Rio franked 4RM Zeppelin Mi 424y, red Berlin - Friedrichshafen shuttle & violet flight cachets & Rio arrival c.d.s. on reverse. Cover a little tired & with centre fold, not detracting. (1) £40 to 50 N/S
350
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 5th South America flight. Icelandic registered acceptance PPC to Pernambuco, franked air 10aur (3) + 1931 'Falls' set cancelled Reykjavik. Obverse also bears Friedrichshafen transit & arrival c.d.s. as well as 'Eagle' flight cachet, VF. £80 to 100 £150.00
351
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 7th South America flight. Iceland acceptance registered env. to Buenos Aires franked block of four '20 Aur' on 25a, 25a, 1kr + Air 50a (2), cancelled Reykjavik, bears 'Berlin-Friedrichshafen' and green 'Palms' flight cachet. Arrival b/stamp, VF. £200 to 250 £350.00
352
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 7th South America flight - a dedicated airmail card franked 15pf, 50pf Airs + 1rm Zeppelin stamps, tied with Stuttgart connection flight cancel, red & brown flight cachets, Sieger 183c, Paraguay receiver on reverse. (1) £50 to 65 £78.00
353
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 Return leg 8th South America flight Paraguay - Friedrichshafen 70p p.s. card uprated incl. 20p Zeppelin issue, tied with red cachets, Sieger 194 & back stamp. 9th S America return leg flight registered card with various Paraguay values incl. 8p & 12p Zeppelin stamps tied with blue cachets, back stamp Sieger 200, Friedrichshafen Zeppelin slogan cancel. (2) £80 to 100 £92.00
354
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 6th South America flight. Iceland acceptance registered card to Curitiba, Brazil, franked 7a + Air 10a pair & 50aur block of four + single tied Reykjavik c.d.s, bears red illustrated 'Berlin-Friedrichshafen' and Zeppelin flight cachet as well as arrival c.d.s. £200 to 250 £280.00
355
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 8th South America flight multi-franked postcard with vals incl. 25pf x4 Opening of the Reichstag registered Berlin, violet Zeppelin cachet Sieger 236AA, Pernambuco arrival c.d.s. (1) £60 to 80 £72.00
356
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Chicago flight 4m sepia used on flown cover Friedrichshafen-Sevilla usual cachet, Sieger 238ca. £130 to 165 N/S
357
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 2nd South America flight - return leg Rio - Friedrichshafen cover franked 4200R, black cachet Sieger 252A with back stamp red Frankfurt (Main) acceptance cachet. 2nd cover franked various Brazil stamps from Pernambuco - Argentina - Friedrichshafen, black cachet Sieger 255B. (2) £40 to 55 N/S
358
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 LZ127 South America flight card posted Montevideo 24th July, showing black Zeppelin cachet, Sieger 263 + fancy Friedrichschshafen (Bodensee) Zeppelin cancel. Card has ink marks on reverse but front fine. Similar cover but later flight posted 21st August with black Zeppelin cachet, Sieger 269C, boxed green ‘LZ Via Condor Zeppelin' + Zeppelin roller cancel on reverse. (2) £60 to 80 £60.00
359
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935-36 group of covers/cards with 1935 cover from England to Uruguay with strip of four KGV 1s (one damaged), 1st Europe-S.America red cachet, 1936 SS Pulaski ship cover sent from Brazil to Danzig with Brazil-Europa cachet, 1936 Winter Olympics postal stationery card with addition vals carried on LZ 129 'Proving Flight' '36' Europe-N.America flight with Frankfurt Bahnpost cancels + red Zeppelin cachet '36' similar flight cover with NY arrival c.d.s. (5) £50 to 75 £92.00
360
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 10th South America flight Friedrichshafen to Buenos Aires 29.7.36 cover with red cachet & back stamp, Sieger 360B, 1936 7th N.America flight Frankfurt-Lakehurst, registered cover franked Air pair Mi.606/7x, cachet/back stamp, Sieger 430B, 1936 Olympic flight Frankfurt - Main Berlin. An attractive Lufthansa LZ129 endorsed cover franked 75pf Zeppelin Air, 25 + 15pf Olympics issue, red cachet, Sieger 427Ba. (3) £60 to 75 £96.00
361
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 Lufthansa illustrated cover franked 40pfg Lufthansa 10th Anniv. issue sent from Lorch to Las Palmas - Gran Canaria on the LZ 127 Europe-S.America flight, 2nd cover from Berlin to Sao Paulo carried on Europe-S.America flight with strip of 3 Lufthansa Anniv. issue + 15 pfc Hindenburg defins x2, 1939 cover from Hamburg-Bergedorf to Las Palmas with faint red Zeppelin cachet + military censor marks - the red cachet being used at this time for normal airmails. (3) £45 to 65 £46.00
362
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 Sudetenland Propaganda flight - a colourful card & cover carried on this flight, the card is multi-franked with wide range of postal markings. Zeppelin flight & propaganda cachets incl. 'Haida Thanks the Fuhrer' as well as the red Zeppelin flight cachet, both items have Reichenberg Nazi slogan cancellations. (2) £50 to 70 £92.00
 
   
       
   
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