SOUTH AFRICA 1911 RARE SECOND RETURN FLIGHT CARD

CHF2,150.00

  • SA: 1911 First Aerial Post souvenir card carried SECOND RETURN flight Muizenberg to Kenilworth bearing Muizenberg cds JA 3 12 (day of flight) and addressed back to Mowbray (cds JA 4).
  • Franked Cape KEVII 1d tied by Mowbray cds 30 DEC with special MUIZENBERG "aerial post" cachet of DEC 30 11 with similarly dated KENILWORTH cachet at top left
  • (both these cachets illustrate the incorrect prior flights dates still in use. The placement of Muizenberg cachet to right and Kenilworth cachet to left appears to have been convention applied for this flight).
  • F-VF example of this Aerophilatelic rarity.
  • Few survive of the only 179 cards carried.
  • Key exhibition piece.
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