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Auction: 233 - Lot number: 2523 << Previous   Next >>

Category: COCOS ISLANDS POSTAL HISTORY - Reintroduction of Cocos Stamps

Description: 1993 usage of Cocos 70c scenic Aerogramme (Palu Pandan etc; West Island) from "No 20 West Island Resort/West Island", to "Catering Squadron/RAF MPA/BFPO 655/Falkland Islands" (!), social message states "...have to get this done so it catches the mid-week flight...This is a fantastic place, plenty of beautiful...bathing beaches". A modern rarity, being the only properly used Cocos aerogramme we, or Colin Riddell, have seen.

Listed in: Military - Air Force , Military & Censor Mail , unusual origins or destinations , FALKLAND ISLANDS , Scenic Postal Cards , Flight Covers Commercial , Postal Stationery - Aerogrammes , Postal Stationery , Postal History , COCOS ISLANDS , AUSTRALIA

Estimate: AUD$ 400.00T

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Item was sold for: $1,200.00T