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Auction 195, Lot 38

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

Subject: World, Aviation

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, with a few tiny splits at fold intersections and a hint of wear along the folds.

Estimate: $240 - $300

Sold for: $180

Closed on 11/15/2023