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Auction: 233 - Lot number: 2469 << Previous   Next >>

Category: COCOS ISLANDS POSTAL HISTORY - RAAF Post Office 1951 to 1954

Description: 1952 Qantas cover to South Africa with von Mueller 2d x8 tied by 'RAAF PO/23JY52/COCOS ISLAND' cds. The only recorded Cocos intermediate carried on the Qantas Proving Flight. [The PMG advised no mail would be carried on this flight but small numbers were carried unofficially. Until this cover was discovered, there was only anecdotal evidence of Cocos intermediates]

Listed in: SOUTH AFRICA , Flight Covers , Airlines - QANTAS , Postal History , Flight Covers Commercial , COCOS ISLANDS , Military & Censor Mail , Military - Air Force , AUSTRALIA , SINGAPORE

Estimate: AUD$ 500.00T

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Item was sold for: $6,750.00T