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WORLD: ANTARCTIC & ARCTIC
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1479
Australia: 1911 Antarctic Expedition cover franked Tasmania Pictorial 1d (perf tones) tied by 'Loose Ship Letter SY Aurora Posted at Macquarie Island' penguin cachet. To Hobart with 21 DE 11 cds. Unusually attractive & very rare example of proper usage - vendor originally paid $2890 for it. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 SOLD at A$2600
1480
Australia: 1912-13 Davis Antarctic Expedition cover with 'Australian Antarctic Expedition 1911' 2 line cachet, & 'Loose Ship's Letter S.Y. Aurora Posted in Antarctica' Penguin pictorial cachet. Signed by J.K Davis above 'Commander of Ship' cachet. Franked Tasmania 1d pictorial with 'Hobart 17 MAR 13 Tasmania' pmk & addressed to 'JJ Kinsey, Official Rep BAE, Christchurch New Zealand'. Overall Superb condition! Extremely rare Antarctic cover. 2016 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 SOLD at A$2100
1481
Great Britain: 1921-22 Shackleton-Rowett Expedition GB 1912-24 KGV ½d green blk of 4, with 2 strikes of 'TRISTAN DA CUNHA' cachet & tied to piece by 4 strikes of 'SR ANTARCTIC EXPED- ITION 1921' cds. VFU. Very rare as only 212 of this value used by the expedition. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 SOLD at A$800
1482
Great Britain: 1921-22 Shackleton-Rowett Expedition. GB 1912-24 KGV 1d red blk of 4, with 2 strikes of 'TRISTAN DA CUNHA' cachet & central 'SR ANTARCTIC EXPEDITION 1921' cds. VFU. Very rare as only 1002 of this value used by the expedition. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$600
1483
Great Britain: 1921-22 Shackleton-Rowett Expedition: GB 1912-24 KGV 6d purple blk of 4, with 2 strikes of 'TRISTAN DA CUNHA' cachet & central 'SR ANTARCTIC EXPEDITION 1921' cds. VFU. Very rare as only 326 of this value used by the expedition. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
1484
Italy: 1926 North Pole Flight Amundsen-Ellsworth-Nobile Zeppelin stamp showing airship over pole & route map, error missing map colour in top marginal vertical pr, with flight cachet on reverse. VF fresh M, perfs reinforced. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
1485
Italy: 1926 North Pole Flight Amundsen-Ellsworth-Nobile Zeppelin stamp showing airship over pole & route map, error IMPERF between horiz pr. VF fresh MLH, very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
1486
Italy: 1926 North Pole Flight Amundsen-Ellsworth-Nobile Zeppelin stamp showing airship over pole & route map LR cnr blk of 4, error IMPERF, with 4 flight cachets on reverse. VF MUH, light diag gum bends. Rare blk. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
1487
Italy: 1926 North Pole Flight Amundsen-Ellsworth-Nobile Zeppelin stamp showing airship over pole & route map in half sheet of 20, LL stamp with INVERTED frame! With flight cachets on reverse across prs of stamps. VF MUH. Very rare survivor. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
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