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September 14-16, 2010

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Lot #443
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1870 Ballon Monte, Oct.12 FL to Bagnieres de Luchon franked with 40c Laureated, canc. by "8" in etoile, probably carried on the "Godfroy-Cavaignac" or the "Jean Bart No.1" and redirected to Constantinople where it received "Constantinople, Turque 23.10.1870" arrival pmk, also Marseille transit, fine and most unusual redirected balloon to Turkey
Envelope
Price Realized
$3,250.00

Lot #444
FRANCE Air Post
1870 (12 Nov.) Gazette des Absents No.7 to Spain, franked with 2x20c Laureated, cancelled "35", with Ministere des Finances departure cds, fine and rare destination, with transit and Madrid arrival pmks
Envelope
Price Realized
$2,300.00

Lot #445
FRANCE Air Post
1870 17 Nov. "Le General Uhrich" FL (side-flaps missing) to Jersey, Channel Islands, fine, with Nov.25 arrival
Envelope
Price Realized
$500.00

Lot #446
FRANCE Air Post
1870 27 Oct. "Le Vauban" FL (side-flaps missing) to Jersey, Channel Islands, fine, with Nov.3 arrival
Envelope
Price Realized
$500.00

Lot #447
FRANCE Air Post
1870 9 Nov. FL to Switzerland, franked with 10c Laureated and pair of 10c Ceres, all canc. "5" and Rue Bondy departure cds, fine, with 28 Nov. Bern arrival pmk, signed Roumet. A fine and very rare mixed franking usage on Ballon Monte
Envelope
Price Realized
$1,900.00

Lot #448
FRANCE Air Post
1927 overprints, set of two, n.h., well centered, fine-v.f.,
**
Catalog #C1-2
Catalog Value $800
Price Realized
$240.00

Lot #449
FRANCE Air Post
1927 "Compagnie Internationale de Navigation Aerienne" (CIDNA), imperforate, non-denominated engraved proof in dark blue, never issued, block of four, v.f.
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Unsold
Lot #450
FRANCE Air Post
1927 "Compagnie Internationale de Navigation Aerienne" (CIDNA), imperforate, non-denominated engraved proof in dark blue, never issued, block of four, v.f.
Box P
Unsold
Lot #451
FRANCE Air Post
1936 50fr Burelage, 21.12.38 on large registered and flown cover from Strasbourg to Stuttgart, opened by customs, filing fold away from the stamp, fine and rare single franking (YT PA15)
Envelope
Catalog #C15
Catalog Value € 1,150
Price Realized
$475.00

Lot #452
FRANCE Air Post
1949-59 Issues, n.h., fine-v.f. sets (Ceres PA 24-27,29-33,35-37)
**
Catalog #C23-27,29-32,34-46
Catalog Value € 801
Price Realized
$190.00

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