collect.at 1930: 1st Swiss Glider Flight. Litho Postcard by Verneuil

1930: 1st Swiss Glider Flight. Litho Postcard by Verneuil:

Swiss Glider Flight

“Attractive lithographed postcard. Artist signed MP. Verneuil, printed by H. Vontobeln, Feldmeilen. Most decorative design of children at a bonfire with Swiss flags.

Entire with an imprinted 40 cents stamp as Scott# C14.

” 1. Schweiz. Segelluftpost. 30. VIII 30. Bachtel ” – cancellation.

Bubikon, 31. VIII 30, Zurich – arrival strike. Scarce.”

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Dirigable Captive Balloon Authentic Photo from Trial Run

Authentic Captive Balloon Photo Trial Run

Captive Balloon Authentic Photo
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Original b/ photo of a trial rum with a dirigible captive balloon with 2 drivers in Friedrichshafen. The balloon just leaves the hangar and gets ready for the start.

Photograph by Presse-Photo GmbH Berlin.

16,6 x 12 cm (6,5 x 5 inches). Good condition.

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collect.at Antiques and unique Collectibles Japanese Occupation in Malaysia. Registered Mail

Japanese Occupation in Malaysia. Registered Mail: Great cover with 7 surcharged stamps Japanese Occupation in Malaysia.

2 x 50 Cents, 2 x 1 Dollar, 3 x 2 Dollars. Mixed franking with stamps from Straits Settlement, Selangore, Johore. Japanese Censor-mark at the back side.

Syonan – arrival strike. Clean and fresh, very fine condition, ready for display.

Japanese Occupation in Malaysia Registered Mail
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1929: Switzerland. Scarce Courvoisier Postcard as Air Mail Entire – col7687

This is a postcard has been designed by Jules Courvoisier ( artist signed ) and has been issued for fundraising ( Schweizer Nationalspende ).

Courvoisier was famous as designer for posters. At the front side we see 2 boy scouts with the Swiss flag.

Courvoisier Postcard
Courvoisier Postcard

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Hugo Eckener Zeppelin Engineer Autograph CoA

Hugo Eckener Zeppelin Airship Builder Signature on Photo. COA


Hugo Eckner autograph

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Hugo Eckener Autograph on Zeppelin Foto postcard (Luftschiffswerft Friedrichshafen a. B. LZ 126 – Amerikaschiff).

Signed at front-side.

The Autograph comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.

14,6 x 9,8 cm. Moderate use.

Dr. Hugo Eckener (1868 – 1954) was the manager of the Luftschiffbau Zeppelin during the inter-war years, and also the commander of the famous Graf Zeppelin for most of its record-setting flights, including the first airship flight around the world, making him the most successful airship commander in history.

He was also responsible for the construction of the most successful type of airships of all time. An anti-Nazi who was invited to campaign as a moderate in the German presidential elections, he was blacklisted by that regime and eventually sidelined.

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