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

Lot 48 of 330: 1921 (Dec 4) Perth-Derby #56a Hamilton, Macrae, Ltd long merchant cover to Broome flown by Western Australian Airways on inaugural flight of Australia's first regular airmail service which was suspended due to fatal crash with mail to be forwarded by the steamer SS Bambra, however this item carried on subsequent non-contract "special aerial mails" flight by Major Brearley and Lt Charles Kingsford-Smith leaving Perth 14 Dec (AAMC # 57a) with 'BROOME/18DE21/WESTnAUSTRALIA' arrival

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Lot closed - Price Realized:$1,400
Estimate: $1,600

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