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Auction: 185 - Lot number: 182 << Previous   Next >>

Category: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Postal History

Description: 1932 cover with superb embossed crest of the Western Australian Government Railways in red on the flap, to Darwin with scarce franking of 3d Airmail Type B perf 'OS' (Cat $500 on cover) + KGV 2d optd 'OS' tied by Perth cds, Brisbane transit & 'DARWIN NT/AUSTRALIA' arrival b/s. [There was no all the way air route from Perth to the NT, so the cover was sent east via Adelaide, Sydney (?) & Brisbane to connect with the Qantas feeder service to Darwin. The rate was 2d postage + 3d internal air supplement, regardless of the distance travelled]

Listed in: Postal History , AUSTRALIA , Transport - railways & trains , Airmail Stamps , Transport - aeroplanes , overprinted stamps , Perfins - Official , NORTHERN TERRITORY , WESTERN AUSTRALIA , Flight Covers Commercial , Official mail

Estimate: AUD$ 500.00

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Quality: a- Get Help on this Item

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Item was sold for: $525.00