Zeppelin Covers

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Frost
 Catalogue
Price
U.S. $
Description
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 AP-3001c
$2000.00 
R-100 cover - one of the 26 covers handed to an unknown crew member to carry to the UK on board & mail there by Roessler. Canadian stamps cancelled Montreal August 13, 1930. Great Britain stamps added in London & cover mailed to the USA on August 16th 1930, by surface mail. East Orange, NJ backstamp August 27, 1930. A very scarce cover.
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 126-8
$95.00 
Air ship Los Angeles flight to Bermuda Feb. 21 - 22 1924. Frost cat. US$100.00
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 126-9
$95.00 
Air Ship Los Angeles flown cover from the USA to Bermuda April 21-24 1925.
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 126-9A
$90.00 
Air Ship Los Angeles cover New York to Bermuda April 15, 1925.
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 126-9A
$150.00 
1925 Airship Los Angeles flown cover from Bermuda to USA. Has 2 different confirmation hand stamps. One in black & the other in violet.
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 126-9B
$160.00 
Airship Los Angeles April 1925 flight to Bermuda with Bermuda April 22, 1925 receiver on the back.
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 126-9B
$125.00 
Airship "Los Angeles" flown cover from Lakehurst, New Jersey to Bermuda. Cover cancelled at lakehurst April 20, 1924, the day befor the flight on April 21st.
Frost cat. US$200.00.
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 126-9B
$175.00 
1925 Airship Los Angeles cover from New York to Bermuda. Has a scarce April 18 cancel. Most covers cancelled April 15. Frost cat. $200.00
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 126-9C
$100.00 
Airship "Los Angeles" flown cover from Bermuda April 22, 1924 to Lakehurst, New Jersey.
Frost cat. US$160.00, 3 line cachet is not too clear.
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 126-10A
$120.00 
Air Ship Los Angeles flown cover from New York to Porto Rico May 3 - 10 1925.
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 127-7A
$170.00 
Leipzig Trade Fair card flown on the October 11, 1928 America flight. An attractive card. Has some minor creasing at the corners.
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 127-17B
$295.00 
Graf Zeppelin 1929 Palestine flight cover. Frost cat. $350.00.
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 127-17Ba
$495.00 
Graf Zeppelin 1929 flight to Palestine. Cover has the steel stamp Frost con.2 Only approx. 250 covers with this confirmation hand stamp. Approx 1600 have the Con. 1 rubber hand stamp. Frost Cat. $600.00. Vertical & horizontal folds.
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 127-23B
$195.00 
May 16, 1929 Graf Zepplin cover franked with the 4 Mark brown Zeppelin stamp. This was the interrupted flight that stopped at Cuers. Mail flown to New York on the next flight. Has a New York Aug. 5, 1929 receiver on back. Minor tear to back flap from opening.
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 127-28e
$99.00 
Los Angeles to Lakehurst US leg of the 1928 "round the world flight". Frost Cat. $120.00.
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 127-28f
$160.00 
August 29, 1929 colourful US mail (second landing) cover to Germany. No cachet applied as the US didn't recognise this flight. Sept. 4, 1929 Friedrichshafen receiver on back. Frost Cat. $200.00.
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 127-28w
$99.00 
USA Graf Zeppelin round the world flight post card from Los Angeles to Lakehurst. The 20 cent & 6 cent stamps are private perfins, but I can't make out what they are. Vertical crease between the 2 stamps.
Frost Cat. $120.00.
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 127-29B
$240.00 
German Graf Zeppelin September 11-12 1929 Germany flight flown cover with red circular Graf Zeppelin "on Board" cachet. Mail was dropped at 15 locations around Germany without postage or cancellations. Postage was applied & cancelled at the post office nearest the drop location. This cover was dropped at Dusseldorf. Stamps applied & cancelled there. Also has a faint red cachet reading " Mit Luftpost Befordert Hamburg Fuhlsbuettel-Flugplat2 " on front. Some minor creases.
Frost Cat. $300.00.
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 127-38Bc
$249.00 
Germany Graf Zeppelin October 1929 Balkan flight cover, mailed October 16, 1929 on board the Graf Zeppelin. Has a Bucharest Oct. 18, 1929 receiver on the front. Some minor creasing at the edges.
Frost cat. $300.00.
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 127-42d
$1000.00 
German cover canceled on board the Graf Zeppelin November 9, 1929 & flown on both the November 10th flight in Germany & the November 15th flight to Switzerland. A great cover with an attractive multi-colour franking.
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 127-46d
$185.00 
Graf Zeppelin April 26, 1930 England flight postcard that was dropped off at Orly, France on the way to England. Card has a Graf Zeppelin On Board April 26, 1930 cds as well as an Orly, Seine April 26, 1930 receiver cds. Has the usual red confirmation mark. Postcard pictures the Graf Zeppelin at Friedrichscafen. Frost cat. $200.00.
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 127-49a
$449.00 
Germany May 1930 Graf Zeppelin Spain flight cover with C38 the 2m sudamerika fahrt overprint issue. Mailed on board May 19, 1930. Has Sevilla, Spain May19 machine cancel receivers front & back.
Frost Cat. $550.00.
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 127-49c
$250.00 
May 18, 1930 Graf Zeppelin cover with the Germany 4 Mark Zeppelin stamp cancelled on board, to Sao Paul, Brazil. Recife May 23, 1930 backstamp. Frost catalogue US $450 Cover has some creases.
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 127-49E
$1000.00 
Graf Zeppelin June 3, 1930 flight to Germany via Sevilla. Franked with USA #C14 the $1.30 Graf Zeppelin issue. Frost catalogues the cover at US$800 plus US$800 for the stamp for a total cataloure value of US$1600.
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 127-49E
$750.00 
May 30, 1930 Graf Zeppelin flown postcard franked with Scott #C13 the 65 cent Graf Zeppelin issue. Mailed at Lakehurst & flown to Friedrichshafen via Seville, Spain. June 6, 1930 Friedrichshafen receiver. Has 2 different Zeppelin cachets on front. Minor creases at upper right & a small tear middle top. Frost Cat. US$1250.00
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 127-49E
$750.00 
June 3, 1930 Graf Zeppelin flown cover from Lakehurst to Friedrichshafen with the $1.30 Zeppelin issue just tied to the cover by the red confirmation mark. Stamp has an unusul LAKEHURST, N. J. straight line cancel. Friedrichshafen June 6 receiver on the back as well as a New York June 18 Graf Zeppelin machine receiver in the shape of the Zeppelin. Frost Cat. US$1600.00
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 127-49E
$800.00 
Cover mailed May 30, 1930 at Lakehurst & franked with the $1.30 Zeppelin issue. Flown to Friedrichshafen and backstamped there June 6th. Received back in New York June 18.Frost Cat. US$1600.00. Hinge marks on back.
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 127-49E
$600.00 
C13 the 65 cent Zeppelin issue paying the post card rate on a card mailed Lakehurst May 30th & flown to Froedrichshafen on the Graf Zeppelin. Friedrichshafen June 6 receiver. Some minor creases & a small tear. Frost Cat. US$1250.00
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 127-49f
$400.00 
Argentina acceptance with the second issue Argentina overprint stamps, with green overprints. The Graf Zeppelin left Rio de Janeiro May, 26th & arrived back at Friedrichshafen June 6th. The air ship was moored at Pernambuco in Brazil to dry out after sever rain storms added over 4000 kilos of extra weight. At Lakehurst US Con 1 was applied in error. This was intended only for mail making the complete trip. Frost Cat. US$500.00
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 127-83B
$150.00 
Baltic Sea Graf Zeppelin flown US postal stationery card with German stamp added mailed on board the Graf Zeppelin September 23, 1930 during the Baltic Sea flight. Has on board cds cancel & green confirmation handstamp. Some minoe faults. Frost Cat. US$200.00
 
 
 
 
 




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