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Lot 642 - germany zeppelin flights -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

Lot 642 - germany zeppelin flights - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

July 24-25, 1931, two North Pole Flight postcards, both franked by ''Polar Fahrt 1931'' overprint on 1m carmine, first one on shoulder Friedrichshafen - Berlin (cancelled on board), the other one to Leningrad (Friedrichshafen ''24.7.31'' ds), all appropriate markings and arrival ds, C.v. $380, Sieger #119A, E, €675

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germany zeppelin flights
Lot 644 - germany zeppelin flights -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

Lot 644 - germany zeppelin flights - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

July 25-27, 1931, North Pole Flight cover, franked by ''Polar Fahrt 1931'' overprint on 4m black brown, on board cancel ''26.7.1931'' (late date stamp, probably because the cover was posted at Leningrad), red confirmation cachet and ice-breaker ''Malygin'' special arrival marking, mostly VF, C.v. $825, Sieger #119F, €1,100

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Lot 645 - germany zeppelin flights -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

Lot 645 - germany zeppelin flights - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

October 17-28, 1931, 3rd South America Direct and Return Flight mixed franking postcard, franked by Zeppelin stamp of 2m ultra, cancelled on board (18.10.1931), upon arrival to Pernambuco (20.X) uprated by two Brazilian air post values, tied by ''22.X.31'' ds, appropriate confirmation cachet in green, red and violet, Friedrichshafen ''28.10.31'' arrival hs, VF, Sieger #133D var, mixed franking card is not priced in the Cat.

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Lot 646 - germany zeppelin flights -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

Lot 646 - germany zeppelin flights - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

SOUTH AMERICA FLIGHTS OF: 1932 by Graf Zeppelin March 22 -October 27, 1932, seven covers or card (1), representing 1st-6th and 9th SAF of the year, all are franked by Zeppelin stamps, cancelled at Berlin, Friedrichshafen, Stuttgart or on board, bearing confirmation cachet in various colors and arrival markings, mostly VF, Sieger #138Ab, 143B, 150Ab, 157Ab, 171Ab, 177Aa, 195C, €735 without a premium for franking

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germany zeppelin flights
Lot 647 - germany zeppelin flights -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

Lot 647 - germany zeppelin flights - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

GROUP OF 14 ZEPPELIN FLIGHT COVERS OR POSTCARDS: 1928-36, starting with First Transatlantic Flight of 1928, Oriental Flight and four 1st America Flight items (two of interrupted and two of completed flight), then Switzerland, Germany, Vaduz-Lausanne and Rhineland Flights of 1930, 9th SAF of 1932, 4th SAF of 1933 and several others, a couple with minor defects, still F/VF, Est. $450-$500

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Lot 576 - brazil zeppelin flights -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

Lot 576 - brazil zeppelin flights - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

May 24-31, 1930, First SAF two covers from Rio de Janeiro to Lakehurst, each one franked by two stamps, one of which is included black overprint ''Graf Zeppelin. USA'' on 5000r green, the other one - on 10,000r rose carmine, all tied by Rio ''24.Mai.30'' special ds, confirmation cachet, green and yellow ''Condor'' label, Lakehurst ''May 31, 1930'' arrival marking, F/VF, C.v. $300, Sieger #59D, E

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brazil zeppelin flights
Lot 577 - brazil zeppelin flights -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

Lot 577 - brazil zeppelin flights - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #89

BALANCE OF ZEPPELIN FLIGHT ITEMS: 1930-35, nicely franked cover of the 1st SAF of 1930 on leg Rio to Pernambuco, in addition three Return SAF covers of 1933 and 1935 (2), minor conveyance flaws, still F/VF (Est. $120-$150)

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Lot 305 - Austria zeppelin flights -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #80

Lot 305 - Austria zeppelin flights - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #80

April 23-24, 1929, Zeppelin Mediterranean Sea Flight postcard to Vienna, franked by four air post stamps, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red confirmation cachet, Seville ''24.ABR.29'' machine dropped ds on reverse, VF, Mi #20 II, €350

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Austria zeppelin flights
Lot 306 - Austria zeppelin flights -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #80

Lot 306 - Austria zeppelin flights - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #80

July 12, 1931, Zeppelin Austria Flight cover to Vienna, franked by three adhesives, including ''Airplane and Crane'' stamp of 3s red brown, Friedrichshafen dispatch, blue flight cachet and arrival ds, VF, Sieger #116A

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Austria zeppelin flights
Lot 145 - Austria zeppelin flights -  Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #78

Lot 145 - Austria zeppelin flights - Raritan Stamps Inc. Live Bidding Auction #78

April 23-24, 1929, Zeppelin Mediterranean Sea Flight postcard to Vienna, franked by four air post stamps, Friedrichshafen dispatch, red confirmation cachet, Seville ''24.ABR.29'' machine dropped ds on reverse, VF, Mi #20 II, €350

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Austria zeppelin flights