Advanced Search  
 Home

     Prestige Philately Auction 232 CatalogueLot ListingLot 419

Tool Box

Return to Lot Listing


Jump to Lot


Return to Bidsheet

View Bidding Sheet


Return to Lists

View Catalogue by Lot Order
View Catalogue by Region Order
View Catalogue by Theme Order
Auction: 232 - Lot number: 419 << Previous   Next >>

Category: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Postal History - Civil Censorship - World War II

Description: 1944-45 Air Letter Censorship: District 2 (NSW) comprising KGVI 7d Air Letters to England with Sydney provisional red/white 'half-labels' x2 cancelled '3OCT/1944' & '8OCT1944' respectively and with specially-produced '2 Opened by Censor' red/yellow labels x3 (one early use '19OCT/1944' on Air Letter with admonition), also '10MAY/1945' cover to UK with red/yellow label unusually used to seal back flap of envelope, plus Great Britain KGVI 6d 'AIR LETTER' of '5FE/45' from RAAF serrviceman to Guyra, NSW re-sealed with full-size regular white '2/OPENED BY CENSOR' label. [John Little records only two usages of Sydney red/white 'half-labels' on Air Letters as 'fore-runners' to the later red/yellow labels]. (Qty 7)

Listed in: AUSTRALIA , NEW SOUTH WALES , Military - Air Force , GREAT BRITAIN , Postal Stationery - Aerogrammes , Postal Stationery , Flight Covers Commercial , Censored Mail

Estimate: AUD$ 500.00T

Type: CPS Get Help on this Item

Quality: A- Get Help on this Item


IMAGE GALLERY6 Images - Click to enlarge



Online Bidding for Lot: 419


Auction has been held

Item was sold for: $380.00T