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Auction: 233 - Lot number: 2453 << Previous   Next >>

Category: COCOS ISLANDS POSTAL HISTORY - 1951 Survey Flight

Description: 1951 stampless 'LETTER BILL/(Feuille d'Avis)/COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA/POSTMASTER-GENERAL'S DEPARTMENT' envelope endorsed "Cocos Island" with very fine strike of the second 'C&W LTD/30MAY1951/ COCOS' arrival b/s. A very rare item of official free Postal Stationery (required by the UPU but not recognised as such by the FIP: the tail wagging the dog).

Listed in: Postal Stationery - Envelopes (Official) , Postal Stationery , Free Mail , universal postal union , Airmail Covers - Flying Boats , Airlines - QANTAS , Flight Covers Commercial , SINGAPORE , Postal History , COCOS ISLANDS , AUSTRALIA

Estimate: AUD$ 500.00T

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Item was sold for: $650.00T