Zeppelin Covers

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Cover
Frost
 Catalogue
Price
U.S. $
Description
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 127-231
$300.00 
Paraguay dispatch with the $22.50 1935 overprint Zeppelin stamp. Addressed to Tokyo, Japan & sent from Germany to Japan via Russia on the Trans-Siberian Railway. Mailed in Paraguay on 29/6/35. Backstamped Stuttgart 9/7/35. Cover has a horizontal fold just below the address & well above the 2 stamps. An attractive cover with a scarce routing & destination.
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 127-247
$90.00 
Cover mailed during the Graf Zeppelin's first 1936 South America flight. Was mailed on board April 21, 1936 during the Recife to Sevilla leg & is addressed to Pirna, Germany. Cover has a horizontal fold just below the two stamps & a small tear middle top. Frost catalogue value US $250.00.
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 127-271
$160.00 
Graf Zeppelin 1936 13th South American flight cover mailed on board November 26, 1936 during the leg from Rio de Janeiro to Recife. Addressed to Pirna, Germany. Cover has a horizontal fold below the top 4 stamps as well as a small tear at top just above the second stamp from the right.
Frost catalogue value US $300.00.
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 129-2A
$80.00 
Hindenburg March 23, 1936 trial flight cover franked with both the 50pf & 75pf. Hindenburg stamps.
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 129-6B
$55.00 
Germany cover flown to USA on the May.6, 1936 Hindenburg flight. Minor stain to the cover at left.
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 129-6E
$100.00 
Germany May 6, 1936 Hindenburg flight cover to USA franked with both the 50pf. & 75pf. Hindenburg stamps & mailed from Stuttgart. Usual New York May 9 receiver.
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 129-6F
$125.00 
Hindenburg post card mailed on board May 8, 1936 on the flight to the USA. New York, May 9, 1936 9am receiver on the back. Frost Cat. US $140.00
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 129-7
$600.00 
Canadian acceptance for the May 21st 1936 Hindenburg flight from New York to Germany. Franked with C5 x 11 & 220 paying the 70 cent registered rate. Mailed at Montreal May 18, 1936. Has a New York May 19, 1936 backstamp & a Frankfurt May 23, 1936 receiver. Frost catalogue value US$650.00. A nice clean cover.
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 129-21A
$600.00 
Germany to USA on the Hindenburg's 7th North America flight August 16, 1936, with stamps cancelled at the Olympic Village in Berlin. Frost Cat.$710.00
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 129-33
$550.00 
Hindenburg 1937 first South America flight cover with Scott C45 the 4 mark Chicago flight overprint stamp. Scott catalogue on cover $600.00.
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 129-36B
$130.00 
USA to England cover that was supposed to be sent on the Hindenburg. Cover postmarked Flushing N.Y. 10:00AM May 6, 1937. Hindenburg crashed and burned the same day at 8:24PM in the evening. Therefore, cover not flown.
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  DLH-H52
$60.00 
Brazil registered air mail cover flown to Germany on DLH flight H52 November 1936. Flown on the Hindenburg from Brazil to Las Palmas & then by plane to Berlin via Frankfurt. Transfer to the plane at Las Palmas means the mail arrived in Berlin at least 13.5 hours earlier than the Hindenburg. Small piece of the cover missing bottom right. Berlin Nov. 17, 1936 receiver on back.
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  Zep 2
$100.00 
French postacard showing the German airship LZ4 at a military aerostation.
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  Zep 3
$80.00 
French 1910 postcard showing the airship "Clement-Bayard".
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  Zep 4
$80.00 
French 1908 postcard showing the airship "Ville de Paris" flying by the Eiffel Tower.
 
 
 
 
 




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