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Auction: 153 - Lot number: 515 << Previous   Next >>

Description: 1951 (June) Qantas return flight Cocos-Australia AAMC #1273c (through to United States) with Crocodile 2/- cancelled on arrival at Sydney, superb strike of the double-circle 'C.& W.LTD/11JUN51/ COCOS' cds ties type-written 'PER QANTAS/CATALINA/VH-EBA' label to the reverse, makeshift rouletted airmail label 'R COCOS/0019' on the face. [20 covers were prepared by ER Leigh-Parkin, who also created the labels & "lightning flash" cachet on the face & applied his personal seal to wax on the flap. Kim Dwyer's similar cover - opened-out for display - sold for $3450 at our auction of 24/6/2006]

Auction Category: COCOS ISLANDS

Listed in: Flight Covers , Registered Mail & Registration Labels , CINDERELLAS , landscape - Islands , AUSTRALIA , COCOS ISLANDS

Estimate: AUD$ 1800.00T

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Item was sold for: $4,200.00T