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Description: 1953 (Jan 14) cover endorsed "Catalina Proving Flight/Nairobi-Mahe" & signed by the pilot "HC Holme" with Seychelles 9c cancelled on arrival; and two apparently commercial covers to Kenya both with 'First Air Mail/From Seychelles' black/pink label, the first with 3c Tortoise x8 on the reverse (minor faults), the other with 3c Tortoise pair & 18c Map. [Hopson & McCloy state at p45 that the plane from Kenya "...carried a very small mail, mostly from France & the UK"] (Qty 3)

Auction Category: SEYCHELLES - Airmail Covers - Commercial

Listed in: Postal History , Flight Covers , Airmail Covers - Flying Boats , maps , Fauna - animals , Fauna - marine life , Autographs , Post Office Labels , SEYCHELLES , Flight Covers Commercial

Estimate: AUD$ 120.00T

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Price : AUD $90.00T