U.S. and Worldwide Stamps
April 28-29, 2010

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Lot #500
CHILE Air Post
1919 5 Pesos black, pin perf. and gummed sheetlet of twelve, imperf. at sides and bottom, each stamp signed by the pilot Clodomiro Figueroa, also with D.Forester handstamped guarantee marks and additionally signed A.J.Field. An airpost rarity from Chile, possibly unique
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Catalog #San.S1
Lot #501
CHILE Air Post
1919 5 Pesos black, pin perf. on three sides, cancelled in purple by "Aereo Club of Chile" handstamped, used on flown postal card from Santiago Jan. 1 to Valparaiso, with 4c government franking on picture side, v.f. Sanabria states that about 100 of these semi-official adhesives were affixed to correspondence, only a few exist
Catalog #San.S1
Lot #502
CHILE Air Post
1919 January 1, special flight from Valparaiso to Santiago, cover (little reduced at left) franked with single and pair of 5p Figueroa, cancelled by violet club cachet and Valparaiso cds; accompanied by a letter "this is to certify that this letter was carried by me on my flight from Santiago to Valparaiso, January 1, 1919", also two unused singles, one signed by Figueroa, v.f. and rare lot, ex-Marquis de Bute
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Catalog #AAMC 1
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