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Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Austria 1918, Air Mail Krakow Wien. Set of First Air Mail Stamps

Austria 1918: Clean air mail cover with ANK 225y-227y plus 4 standard vals. Krakau 20. IX. 18 – cancellation. Air mail – strikes.

4 hinges at reverse, otherwise very fine condition.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Zeppelin Mail Lakehurst to Germany 1929

USA, Germany: Color postcard of “Bambergers Dept. Store, Market St. Newark, N.J.”, sent on August 6, 1929.

Attached are 4 stamps, tied by Newark cancellations. Additional large, violet First Round The World Flight, U. S. Air Mail.
Sent via “Graf Zeppelin”. Slight corner creasing, otherwise fine condition.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Early Hong Kong mail as Navy Mail 1897, Postcard SMS Irene

German Reichspost 10 Pfennig postcard wit a black imprint „Nur fuer Marine-Schiffsposten“ (Navy mail only). Cancellation: „ Kais. Deutsche Marine-Schiffspost No. 4 18/11“. (That was the SMA Irene).

Hong Kong to Wilhelmshaven, 16. Xi. 97. Fine condition.

Sunday, October 03, 2010

Zeppelin Postcard from 1929: Lettland, Libau

Zeppelin postal card 1929. Libau, Lettland, red mit Luftschiff „Graf Zeppelin“ befoerdert - strike. 50 Pfennig stamp with clear cancellation.

Paris Gare du Nord 24. X. 1929-cancellation at reverse.
Fine condition.