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Lot# 110 - Auction 291-297

  • Lot# : 110 Ireland

    1932 (Aug. 18): "ATLANTIC AIR MAIL AUGUST 1932", magenta overprint on 1 s., tied by "PORT MEARNOG 16 VIII 32 Co ATA CLIAT' cds. to Mollison cover to Newfoundland with manuscript note: "I carried this envelope bearing the stamp issued by the I.F.S. Post Office on the first westward solo flight across the N. Atlantic Dublin to St. John New Brunswick" dated and signed "J.A. Mollison, August 1932". Fresh and fine. Only eight covers carried of which only two with inscription known to date. Muller 8.
    Starting bid : 750.00 CHF
    Hammer price : 1,200.00 CHF