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Auction: 236 - Lot number: 1356 << Previous   Next >>

Category: SEYCHELLES - Postal History - Military - World War II

Description: 1944 (Nov 15) vice-regal cover with printed crown on the flap & signed by the Governor "WM Logan/Govt House", to GB with 1r black. [Hopson & McCloy note at p45 that BOAC's 'Golden Hind' service made five flights Kenya-Seychelles- Kenya, and that "...these did carry...civilian mail but little was sent...". The service was extended from Seychelles to Ceylon on one occasion only. The return flight arrived from Colombo 16.11.1944 & left the next day for Kisumu. Mail identified as per 'Golden Hind' is rare]

Listed in: Military & Censor Mail , Explorers & Pioneers , Airmail Covers - Flying Boats , GREAT BRITAIN , Autographs , Vice-Regal (Governors') Mail , Flight Covers Commercial , Sport - Fishing , Military - Air Force , CEYLON , KENYA UGANDA & TANGANYIKA , SEYCHELLES , Military World War II

Estimate: AUD$ 300.00T

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Item was sold for: $260.00T