Canada #200 8c Red Orange 1933 Medalion Issue Used on First Flight Cover

SKU Lot190

A very fine and crisp cover sent from Montreal to Michigan on June 14, 1933. The 8c airmail rate to the US has been paid with a single 8c red orange being affixed to the cover and tied with a Montreal CDS duplex cancel. Light blue circular commemorative cachet from the International Airmail Society, commemorating the 14th anniversary of the Alcock and Brown flight. Interesting red boxed airmail handstamp that shows a different style of lettering from what is usually seen. Est. $15.