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Lot 2849

[Brazil] 1931 (22 Oct.) registered airmail envelope to Bern, Switzerland (13.7.32) via Friedrichshafen (28.10), bearing Brazil 400r and "Zeppelin" surcharge 5000r on 300r cancelled by "Correio Aereo/2 Aseccao/Rio" c.d.s., then reposted from Colombia following its return from Germany bearing on front and back 4c Simon Bolivar Centenary, 1c on 4c blocks of four (2) and pair, "Correo Aereo" 10c (3) and Air Registration "R" overprint 20c cancelled by "Servicio de Transportes Aereo/Cali" c.d.s. (28.6.32) sent via Barranquilla (29.6), Miami (1.7) and New York (2.7) with appropriate airmail, registration and Zeppelin cachets, eventually arriving in Switzerland on 13 July 1932, nearly 9 months after original posting. A Very Fine, unusual, and exotic Zeppelin combination cover.
Estimate 500 - 750
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