(Airmail) 1911 internal registered cover franked 3p., 2a. and 8a. tied by single illustrated FIRST AERIAL POST/ U.P. Exhibition Allahabad cds, fine legible registration handstamp bottom left, manuscript registration number “9”. Fine and attractive.
(Airmail) 1930 (23.9.) zeppelin cover addressed to USA franked 2Rm South American Flight Zeppelin tied Friedrichshafen (Bodensee), green triangular cachet for Ostseefahrt., reverse with Stockholm backstamp of following day. A couple of tone spots and water staining at base.
(Airmail) 1932 express parcel card from Leipzig to Zug, Switzerland franked airmails 15pf. and 50pf. plus zeppelin 4Rm tied Leipzig O.8 cds, Lindau (Bodensee) transit of next day and Romanshorn Customs handstamp of the following day, arrival backstamp of 19th, central vertical fold, top right corner crease affecting zeppelin adhesive.
(Alsace Lorraine) 1871 (18/Oct) folded invoice to Metz bearing mixed franking pair 20c. with upwards network and France 'Laureated Napoleon' 40c. tied 1386 large numeral with Elbeuf cds in association, framed P.P., the 20c. pair only tied by French cancels and bu two blue crayon lines, next day arrival backstamps.
(Alsace Lorraine) 1871 (24/10) insured cover franked 1c., 4c. and two 25c. tied Illkirch-Grafenstaden cds, the 25c with network pointing downwards (Mi 7II) and 1c. and 4c. pointing upwards (Mi 1I and 3I); a fine franking, Roumet Certificate.
(Anguilla) 1932 (27 JU) cover to Castries, St. Lucia, underfranked with ½d. ‘Columbus’ tied very fine Anguilla Valley cds, St Kitts transit of 29 JU, black ‘T’ handstamp at top and 2d. black/yellow Postage Due applied cancelled by Castries cds. The name of addressee excised from envelope, otherwise fine.
(Anjouan) 1895 (25 Mai) 10c. ‘Sultanat d’Anjouan’ postal stationery card to London cancelled blue octagonal ANJOUAN COL. FRANC., repeated at left and overstruck with D’Zaoudzi Mayotte transit, Marseille A La Reunion maritime date stamp, annotated “ViaLa Reunion/ et Seychelles”. Some toning, Ex. Grabowski.