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Auction: 125 - Lot number: 727 << Previous   Next >>

Category: CEYLON - Postal History

Description: 1941 (Jan & Apr) apparently commercial airmail covers from US Forces on Midway Island each with Pan Am 'MAILED AT/MIDWAY/ISLAND/[birds]/...' cachet, the first at 60c rate with Guam transit b/s plus Hong Kong & Ceylon censor labels, the other at 40c rate with boxed 'NOT OPENED/BY/ CENSOR' h/s applied at Hong Kong, both with small 'A.V.2.'-in-circle h/s (Heifetz #5) applied at Hong Kong & rare on mail to Ceylon, some aging still an attractive pair. (Qty 2)

Listed in: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA , Flight Covers Commercial , HONG KONG , Censored Mail , Onwards Air Transmission (OAT) , postmarks - instructional markings , Military World War II , Fauna - birds , CEYLON , Postal History

Estimate: AUD$ 250.00T

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Item was sold for: $320.00T