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Lot 33073
Uruguay
Has PDF Scans
Price realised
Withdrawn
Estimate
1’500 EUR
Auction date
Sat 22 Sep 2012 at 13:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1910 (18 Dec) 2c Postal Stationery card (1887) bearing cds of Colonia dated 18 DIC 10 plus special two-line cachet “Por Aereoplano / Cattaneo” for the attempted official postal flight Colonia / Uruguay to Buenos Aires / Argentina (Bleriot plane with pilot Bartolomeo Cattaneo), known as the only card originally conserved in the files of the Colonia post office, cert. FUF (Flight N° V1 – Ciardi Catalogue), lot also includes another postal stationery card with a fake postmark (for comparison),