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Stamp auction - 2 April 2019 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 2 April 2019. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 160 - Zeppelin Mail
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
217
 M
Used (on letter or envelope)
1908-15 PPC's each depicting airships, also Brazil 1931 2$ 500 Zeppelin M & Liechtenstein, 1936 Zeppelin set M (Cat. £151). £40 to 5 £40.00
218
Used (on letter or envelope)
1908-15 range of used PPC's (19) all depicting Zeppelins/airships etc. all are used mainly from Germany, also 1939 card showing LZ130 above Count von Zeppelin & flags reverse with special Zeppelin pack etc. (20) £100 to 120 £110.00
219
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1912-36 Germany selection containing 1928 North America; 1931 third South America & 1936 Olympic flights. Frankings incl. Olympic Summer Games set. Also two 1912 Rhein und Main cards. (9) £150 to 180 £150.00
220
Used (on letter or envelope)
1920's-30's range of photographic cards concerning the Airship R101shows wreckage of the crash in France, Mooring mast, Officers & crew who died, funeral procession, Union Jack draped coffins lying in state, Royal Airship base Karachi etc. Scarce group. (9) £70 to 85 £150.00
221
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 registered envelope to England with 4d cancelled Hamilton 16.AP.25, New York 4.24.1925 arrival cancels on back. BERMUDA FIRST/OVERSEAS AIRMAIL h/stamp and 'Via Air-Mail, Bermuda - Lakehurst N.J' at top. This cover was flown on the return LZ 126 flight to Lakehurst, the first Bermuda overseas airmail. £40 to 70 N/S
222
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928 first USA flight - return 1c postal stationery card to Denmark uprated 2c + 50c, cancelled New York, bears violet flight cachet 8a. Reverse - single ring 'Friedrichshafen Nr. 1' arrival c.d.s. 1928 first USA flight - return PPC to Oberndorf franked 1c, 2c & 50c, cancelled Detroit, bears flight cachet, reverse - Friedrichshafen Bodensee transit c.d.s. £40 to 50 £40.00
223
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928-36 selection of covers which contains few Zeppelin flights to & from USA incl. signed covers by Lindburgh & Amelia Earhart. (11) £80 to 100 £230.00
224
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928-36 USA selection of mostly Zeppelin flight covers bearing a variety of cachets & frankings. Noted - 1929 Presidents set complete to 13c. (9) £50 to 80 £82.00
225
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 first America flight cover franked various airmails incl. 2rm Zeppelin, tied Friedrichshafen Luftpost c.d.s's, blue flight cachet & red flight delay h/stamp, also New York transit c.d.s. (1) £50 to 75 N/S
226
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 first America flight card & envelope to New York, franked 2rm & 4rm Zeppelin respectively; also 1932 South America flight card franked 1rm Zeppelin. All flight cacheted & fine. (3) £130 to 170 N/S
227
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 first America flight envelope & card to New York, franked 2rm & 4rm, cancelled Friedrichshafen Luftpost c.d.s, both bear blue 'Statue of Liberty' flight & other cachets. (2) £60 to 80 £60.00
228
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 Mediterranean flight envelope to Seville, franked 2mk ‘Eagle' tied by ‘Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin' c.d.s, bears red flight cachet, VF. 1929 first America flight PPC to USA, franked 2rm Zeppelin, cancelled Friedrichshafen, bears blue 'Liberty' flight cachet + New York arrival c.d.s, fine. (2) £75 to 95 N/S
229
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929-39 selection of flown covers incl. Zeppelin, from Switzerland, GB, Hungary, Brazil, Poland, etc, bearing a variety of flight cachets & frankings. Mostly fine. (18) £100 to 130 £135.00
230
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 Landing flight to Chemnitz card sent to Geneva, franked Saar Air values + 5f, tied with Saarbrucken c.d.s's, red flight cachet, Sieger 100Aa + Chemnitz arrival cancel, Friedrichshafen same day cancel. Only 37 cards carried on flight. (1) £50 to 65 £80.00
231
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 Ostsee flight envelope to Sweden, franked 2rm Zeppelin, SG.456a (Cat. £500), cancelled 'Luftschiff Graf Zeppelin.' bears green flight cachet, b/stamped Stockholm, VF. £80 to 100 N/S
232
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight PPC of LZ127 over Lake Constanz, franked 2rm South America flight Mi.438, tied on board cancel, red flight cachet, Sieger 57c. (1) £70 to 90 N/S
233
 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. Stamp alone Cat. £500. (1) £90 to 125 £90.00
234
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight 4m sepia used on flown cover to USA via Pernambuco, usual red cachet. Stamp alone Cat. £500. (1) £75 to 100 £80.00
235
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight envelope to Buenos Aires annotated 'Vai Rio di Janeiro,' franked 4rm Zeppelin commemorative, cancelled Friedrichshafen, bears red 'Sugar Loaf' flight cachet. Rio transit c.d.s on reverse. £60 to 75 N/S
236
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight card to Canada (long message in English), franked two 2rm commemorative Zeppelins, cancelled Friedrichshafen c.d.s. Obverse also bears green Bathurst N.J illustrated & red 'Sugar Loaf' flight cachets. £100 to 150 £125.00
237
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 South America flight US acceptance envelope to Michigan, franked $2.60 Zeppelin adhesive, tied New York slogan cancel. On obverse also, red 'Sugar Loaf' & violet 'Map' (Type 1) flight cachets. £200 to 250 N/S
238
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Combined first South America & Rio Catapult flight envelope to USA, franked 1rm (2) & 2rm Zeppelins cancelled Berlin c.d.s, bears green boxed flight cachet, some faults around stamp edges due to extra gum on stamps. £45 to 65 £50.00
239
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Lausanne flight - Liechtenstein acceptance card to Meerane, franked 1fr Zeppelin, tied red illustrated Vaduz flight cachet. Obverse also bears Vaduz & Lausanne c.d.s. Card has a couple of stains. Cat. £180. £50 to 60 N/S
240
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 multi franked cover flown to Gallspach, Austria via the England flight, various German vals tied with 'on board' cancels, violet cachet, Sieger 122Ab. (1) £40 to 60 £84.00
241
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Polar flight flown cover franked 4m Zeppelin, SG.471 (Cat. £1200) with on board cancel & red flight cachet & Malyugin Antarctic cancel, Sieger 199c. £150 to 200 £180.00
242
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Polar flight flown cover franked 1m Zeppelin, SG.469 to USA enclosed 'Via Leningrad' with red polar cachet & Leningrad transit cancel. £80 to 100 £90.00
243
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Polar flight Imperf Russian 30k & 1r (SG.584, 586), superb used on Leningrad-Nordpul 'Malygin' icebreaker card. Scarce. Cat. £63 £30 to 35 £50.00
244
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Polar flight PPC of LZ127 franked 2m Zeppelin, SG.470 tied with 'On Board' cancel, red flight & Malygin Polar cachets, block Malyugin Arctic d/stamp, Moscow transit cds. Attractive card. £100 to 130 £100.00
245
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Polar flight selection comprising 1rm & 2rm commemorative Zeppelin covers together with registered Russian acceptance envelope, all flight cacheted. Cancels incl. Leningrad, Verby, the 'Malygin.' Fine to VF. (3) £130 to 160 £160.00
246
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931-33 Vienna first South America & Deutschland flight cards & envelope, all franked 1rm Zeppelin & other vals, bearing a variety of cachets. Fine. (3) £100 to 130 N/S
247
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931-36 selection of covers (mostly Zeppelin) with 1931 Budapest flight; also 1932 registered SS 'Europa' 'Ship-to-Shore' flight envelope franked block of ten + strip of three 5c + single 3c. Los Angeles Olympic Games issue. (4) £40 to 50 £42.00
248
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931-39 selection of Zeppelin & other flown covers incl. 1931 first South America flights & later LZ 129, Hindenburg & Gorlitz flights. (7) £70 to 90 £70.00
249
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 first South America flight reg cover from Shonebeck to Brazil via Berlin connecting flight to Friedrichshafen with special red cachet, Zeppelin flight cachet in violet, arrived at Curityba 25 March 32 with arrival c.d.s, cover franked 10pf, 20pf & 50pf Airs + 1m Zeppelin. (1) £60 to 75 £60.00
250
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 ninth South America flight envelope to Brazil with heavy franking (faults) of 11mk80pf which includes five 2mk Cologne, bears red octagonal 'Hanger' flight cachet. 1933 fourth South America & return flights - Berlin envelope to Rio de Janeiro & return PPC to England bearing red 'Palms' & blue 'Map' flight cachets. (3) £70 to 90 N/S
251
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 sixth South America flight registered envelope to Brazil, franked 15pf (2) Eagle Air + 4rm. Polar flight Zeppelin cancelled Berlin, bears green flight cachet. Uncommon commercial mail item. £120 to 160 £120.00
252
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 third South America return flight Bolivian acceptance envelope to Hannover, franked 1b75c cancelled Cochabamba, Friedrichshafen arrival on reverse. 1930-33 selection of Brazilian acceptance return flight cards & covers bearing a variety of frankings & cachets. (9) £50 to 65 £50.00
253
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 third South America flight card to Recife, franked three 50pf 1931 Nothilfe + later 1932 Surcharged pair cancelled Friedrichshafen. Bears brown flight cachet. A little soiled & creased. (1) £50 to 65 N/S
254
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Centenary of Progress flight pictorial cacheted flown Friedrichshafen to Chicago, franked 50c Zeppelin (3), tied New York d/stamps, bears red triangular 50th Ocean Crossing cachet, reverse Chicago World's Fair slogan. £70 to 90 N/S
255
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Chicago flight envelope to Buenos Aires, franked 10pf, 15pf & 50pf 'Eagle' airs + 1rm commemorative Zeppelin (Cat. £500), tied Friedrichshafen c.d.s. Obverse bears red 'map' flight cachet. Cover has vertical crease. £100 to 130 N/S
256
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 'Deutschland,' 1935 first & thirteenth 'Europa - South America' flight covers, all franked 1rm Zeppelin + other issues incl. Bismark set. All cacheted & fine. (3) £70 to 90 £70.00
257
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 Europe - South America flight cover franked 50pf airmail, 1rm Chicago flight Zeppelin. Posted Frankfurt with red flight cachet (Stuttgart type) & Brazil arrival on reverse. Scarce. £125 to 160 £110.00
258
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935-38 Germany selection of cards & covers for various flights incl. 1936 Europa-South America; LZ 129 & Olympic. (7) £50 to 70 £50.00
259
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 Chicago flight envelope (faults) with cachet franked on reverse, nine different Swiss airmail vals to 1fr, cancelled Ofinger c.d.s. Impressive franking. £40 to 50 £42.00
260
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 Olympic Games flight selection of cards & cover, frankings incl. the Summer Games set, all cacheted. (4) £55 to 70 £72.00
261
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 PPC of the LZ 129 over Friedrichshafen, sent to Obersturmbann Fuhrer Hans Olpp at the SS Officer training school, Munich - carried on the Europe - N. America flight (red cachet) on the outward trip. 1932 LZ 130 Sudetenland (propaganda) flight cover franked 100pfg Air Mi.537x, tied with Frankfurt - Main special airmail cancel + red flight cachet. (2) £50 to 60 £50.00
262
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 tenth South America flight Friedrichshafen to Buenos Aires 29.7.36, 1936 seventh North America flight Frankfurt - Lakehurst reg cover franked Air pair, 1936 Olympic flight Frankfurt - Main attractive Lufthansa LZ 129 endorsed cover franked 75pf Zeppelin Air + 25 + 15pf Olympics issue, red cachet. (3) £50 to 65 £50.00
263
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936-39 selection of cards & cover which includes Bielefeld & LZ129 Zeppelin flights as well as Danzig acceptance envelope. Fine. (7) £50 to 60 £110.00
264
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936-39 selection of cards & covers with various frankings incl. Winter Help set. Flights incl. 1936 Leipzig and later Sudetenland & Deutschland. £60 to 80 £60.00
265
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936-39 selection of flown covers with various frankings. Flights incl. North America & internal German locations. (8) £70 to 90 £86.00
266
 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) £45 to 60 £66.00
 
   
       
   
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