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Tom Frommer’s Grand Prix Pioneer Australian Air Mails(#116MG) 11/09/2016 3:00 PM AWST CLOSED!

Lot 40 of 330: 1920 (Aug 10) Melbourne-Hamilton #48 cover carried by Capt EW Leggatt of Aviation Ltd for "Herald & Weekly Times" with KGV 1½d brown and fine example of brown "Herald/Air Mail" label (Frommer #3a) affixed alongside both tied by 'HAMILTON/2/11AU20/VIC' arrival datestamp, a storm having forced the plane down at Willaura with flight completed the next day, Cat $1800.[Eustis states approx 700 items flown but that "...only about 50 covers now exist"; it appears the number surviving is significa...

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Lot closed - Price Realized:$1,700
Estimate: $2,000

Tom Frommer’s Grand Prix Pioneer Australian Air Mails(#116MG)  11/09/2016 3:00 PM AWST  CLOSED!