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Aviation | The Centenary of the Ross & Keith Smith flight and the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing(#450) 11/12/2019 6:30 PM AEDT CLOSED!

Lot 81 of 261: Aug.1920 (AAMC.47c) "Velvet Soap" advertising postcard dropped over Melbourne by R. Graham Carey in his Maurice Farman Shorthorn biplane, as depicted on the card. The reverse of the card shows Carey in the cockpit and an aerial view of the soapworks of J. Kitchen & Sons, the manufacturers of Velvet Soap and is signed by the pilot. Excellent condition. [Eustis says "Only four cards known". His example, unsigned by Carey, sold for $4000 + commission in our auction of March 2008.] Provenance: John

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Estimate: $3,500 - $4,000

Aviation | The Centenary of the Ross & Keith Smith flight and the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing(#450)  11/12/2019 6:30 PM AEDT  CLOSED!