Kelleher Auction 643 - Fire & Ice
Februar 12th, 2014
"Fire and Ice": Zeppelins, Aerophilately and the Titanic. This sale features diverse and unusual holdings from the John Phipps, Gerhard Wolff and Thomas Caldwell collections of memorabilia and ephemera. A few of the highlights from this sale include: a facing slip from Oscar Scott Woody, postal clerk on board the R.M.S. Titanic, a crash cover from the 1937 Hindenburg disaster, and an autographed Amelia Earhart cover flown on two solo flights from Los Angeles to Mexico and on to New York. There is extensive airmail postal history including pioneer and record flights, catapult covers and many flown Zeppelin covers. Plus many ephemera items such as a dinner plate from the Hindenburg, film footage of the crash, hull fabric and parts from other famous Zeppelins such as the Graf Zeppelin, U.S.S. Macon, Shenandoah and Akron to name a few. Also included are many photos, paintings, models and toys.
Short Terms and Conditions
On all lots sold, a commission of 18% on the hammer price is payable by the buyer to the auctioneer together with any sales and use tax or customs duties.
|Lots 401-401||Memorabilia From the Titanic|
|Lots 402-427||Airmail Postal History|
|Lots 428-432||Aviation Ephemera|
|Lots 433-438||Airmail Postal History Collections|
|Lots 439-443||Catapult Flight Covers|
|Lots 444-550||Zeppelin Flight Covers|
|Lots 551-557||Zeppelin Flight Postcards|
|Lots 558-572||Zeppelin Flight Collections|
|Lots 573-641||Zeppelin Collateral Material|