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Auction 192, Lot 41

"Deutsche Lufthansa Deutsche Demokratische Republik - Die Wichtigsten Flugstrecken der Deutschen Lufthansa und Ihrer Vertragspartner",

Subject: World, Airline Maps

Period: 1962 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

21.5 x 14.6 inches
54.6 x 37.1 cm
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This Lufthansa route map shows the "most important" routes offered by the airline and its partners, reaching all continents (except Antarctica), with stops even in Greenland, Australia, and New Zealand. Major cities are represented by images of the city's skyline or famous buildings, and other images of the native people, animals, and ships fill the map. On verso is German text describing 8 major cities on Lufthansa's flight path, including Berlin, Dresden, Moscow, Prague, Warsaw, Budapest, Sofia and Bucharest. Created by G. Bormann.

References: Rumsey #11587.

Condition: A+

A clean and bright example, issued folding.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $180

Closed on 4/26/2023