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Stamp auction - 29 June 2016 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 29 June 2016. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 153 - Zeppelin Mail
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
222
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1912 Gelber Hund Rhein U Main Flight card, bearing 1m semi-official stamp. £40 to 50 £40.00
223
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1912 Oct 13th & 22nd - two private stationery 5pf cards flown Wiesbaden - Frankfurt (Main) Airship LZII (Victoria Luise). £35 to 50 £76.00
224
Used (on letter or envelope)
1913 Apr 21st Dusseldorf flight, special card with blue vignette, Mi.9B. (1) £40 to 50 £42.00
225
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Ludwig Houlwein Poster postcard unused together with an airmail postcard franked by 5pf & 10pf Airs, tied 'Gorlitz I' double ring c.d.s alongside is an example of the poster stamp. (2) £35 to 45 N/S
226
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928 Europe - North America flight cover flown from Friedrichshafen to New York, franked pair of 2rm Zeppelins (SG.444), tied with Friedrichshafen Luftpost c.d.s's, one stamp has a postal ink smudge at top, blue oval flight cachet. (1) £60 to 80 N/S
227
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928-63 three covers to Germany, two by LZ127, multi franked with US Airs, one bears German 4m Zeppelin (SG.445) corner crease, purple cachets. £50 to 65 £50.00
228
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 first America flight cover, franked 4m Zeppelin, tied with Friedrichshafen slogan cancel, blue flight cachet (Sieger 26A) + red flight delay h/stamp. (1) £50 to 70 N/S
229
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight cover to New York franked 2m (2) & 4m Zeppelins, tied by Friedrichshafen pick up c.d.s's & red cachet, plus faint green Lakehurst Zeppelin roller cancel on reverse. Cover opened on three sides - not affecting appearance. (1) Stamps alone Cat. £1425. £200 to 250 N/S
230
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 10th June Vaduz, Liechtenstein - Lausanne Flight postcard, franked 1fr Zeppelin, tied with red flight cancel, Lausanne arrival c.d.s. Attractive item. (1) £50 to 60 £50.00
231
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 3rd South America flight souvenir PPC for Mophila posted on board during the return flight, franked 1m green Rheinstein & 1m Zeppelin, bears green flight cachet & Friedrichshafen c.d.s, picture side shows some sorting facilities for Zeppelin mail. £40 to 50 £52.00
232
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Danzig flight to New York, franked 10pf, 40pf & 2½g Airs, tied oval Danzig d/stamp, on board red oval cachet, Friedrichshafen c.d.s & reverse Essen/Mulheim/Flugplatz c.d.s. £70 to 90 £86.00
233
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 first South America flight cover, franked 4m Zeppelin (Mi.424Y), tied with pinky-brown Luftschiff - Graf Zeppelin cachet 124CB, horizontal crease away from adhesive & cachet. (1) £45 to 60 N/S
234
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Hungary flight - a dedicated card franked 12f Air 1pego Zeppelin, tied with Budapest cancels, dark blue flight cachet, Sieger 102 A2. (1) £40 to 50 N/S
235
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 8th South America flight - registered envelope to Paraguay, franked Hindenburg to 50pfg (60) + 80pfg defin cancelled Berlin, bears red 'Seagull' flight cachet. Reverse shows Asuncion arrival. (1) £50 to 60 £50.00
236
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 LZ127 Paraguayan flight cover, franked vals incl. 8p & 20p Graf Zeppelin issues, tied with bluish violet confirmation stamp & large boxed cachet, Sieger 182, plus further Zeppelin markings on reverse. 1935 Paraguay flight registered from Asuncion, bearing confirmation cachet & Zeppelin cachet, franked 3peso (2) & 45peso Zeppelin adhesive, tied by dark blue flight confirmation triangular Paraguay - Europe mark, Gorlitz arrival on reverse. (2) £65 to 85 £50.00
237
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 5th South America flight cover, franked obverse booklet pane 12pf Frederick pane of five + label, reverse 6pf pane of six, bears red cachet, reverse green Friedrichshafen arrival cachet. £40 to 55 £55.00
238
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 6th South America flight from Larache (Morocco Agencies), franked 20c, 25c (2) & 1p, tied Larache c.d.s's, red & black flight cachets, reverse Condor cachet & Rio receiver. (1) £80 to 100 £155.00
239
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 9th South America flight Century of Progress Exposition cover, franked USA 50c Zeppelin (4) - two pairs (SG.A732), tied N. York c.d.s/wavy lines on the first day of issue, cover bears red & purple cachets, cover creased at left side. £80 to 100 N/S
240
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 LZ127 Paraguayan flight cover, registered 'Asuncion' franked various vals incl. 22p50 Graf Zeppelin Air, red flight cachets, Sieger Z58, Paraguay & Germany Stuttgart postal markings on the reverse + Friedrichshafen Zeppelin cancel, cover slightly soiled. Another 1934 cover officially endorsed 'Via Condor Zeppelin' from Paraguay carried on Paraguay - Europe flight, franked 1p50 Columbus Anniv, 22.50 Graf Zeppelin issue, the latter tied with oblong red Zeppelin cachet, Sieger Z67, also bears dark blue cachet. (2) £60 to 75 £60.00
241
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 Europe - North America flight Liechtenstein Post - card registered Vaduz, franked 2fr Zeppelin, tied Vaduz c.d.s, red flight cachet, New York & Chicago transit & arrival postal markings on reverse. Card sent to the Swiss Consulate. (1) £40 to 60 £40.00
 
   
       
   
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