Sale 30


Lot 844



Indochina, 1931-39, fresh group of 11 flight covers, comprising (1) 1931 (Mar. 3) Ha-noi to Paris with red-and-black "Par Avion" and "Service Accelere" etiquettes (2) 1932 (Jan. 18) Hue to Paris with red-and-black "Par Avion" etiquette and boxed "Saigon-Marseille" cachet (3 & 4) 1932 (Oct. 28) Saigon-Central Registered cover to Shanghai with red-and-black "Par Avion" etiquette, reverse with 1 NO 32 "Registered G.P.O. Hong Kong" c.d.s.—plus a similar cover but to canton with no transit cancel (5) 1933 (Apr. 19) Hai-phong to Paris on Air-Orient envelope with boxes "Saigon-Marseille" cachet (6) 1934 (June 2) to France with $4.65 franking tied by Saigon Central c.d.s. with blue-and-black etiquette and small "Control Avion" purple cachet (7) 1937 (Aug. 6) Hanoi R.P. to Germany on Air France envelope with boxed "Hanoi-Marseille" cachet (8) 1938 (Aug. 3) Kunming to Canton First Flight Cover (Kunming-Hanoi-Hong Kong by E.A.C. & Air France) endorsed "via Hanoi" (9 & 10) 1938 (Nov. 21) Kunming-Hanoi First Flight plus return (11) 1939 (June 12) Hanoi-Vientiane, Laos flight with "Monsieur PONS/Compagnie AIR FRANCE" cachet in purple, Fine to Very Fine, lovely group.
Estimate HK$ 1,400 - 1,800.

 
Realized HK$ 3,000


 


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