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Auction 174, Lot 456


"[Lot of 2] Flugstreckenkarte Carte du Parcour Aerien Flying Map Zurich-Basel-Paris [and] Flug Strecken Netz Interflug",

Subject: Western Europe, Flight Maps

Period: 1932-68 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

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A. Flugstreckenkarte Carte du Parcour Aerien Flying Map Zurich-Basel-Paris, by Union Suisse pour le Trafic Aerien, dated 1932 (28.1 x 4.3"). This strip-like map traces flight routes from Paris to Basel to Zurich. It was published in Zurich at Kaspar Escher Haus. Condition: Issued folding with a touch of soiling.

B. Flug Strecken Netz Interflug, dated 1968 (9.0 x 11.9"). This pamphlet highlights the flight routes of Interflug, East Germany's official airline until 1990, when it was liquidated after reunification. In addition to flight routes, the map identifies railroads, highways, and canals. Photos on verso showcase the Soviet-designed IL-18 and AN-24 airplanes. Condition: Issued folding with some very minor wear.


Condition: A

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Estimate: $40 - $60

Sold for: $26

Closed on 9/11/2019