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Tasman Flight

wpeD8.jpg (39200 bytes) August 27th, 1958

Qty: 2,827,4434

Unwatermarked Perf 14x14

Layout: Long format Type C

Design: James E. Lyle

A frivolous issue commemorating the 30th Anniversary of the first flight across the Tasman Sea by Sir Charles Kingsford Smith in the Southern Cross.

Possibly part of a definitive series

wpeDA.jpg (42505 bytes) Appropriately, since it celebrated the Australia - New Zealand air route, the stamp was also printed for, and issued in, New Zealand.



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