airmail flight cover: Smaranda Braescu

Paper, ink. Gift of Alexandru Dan Bartoc, SFO Museum Collection. 2009.073.005.

Airmail flight cover commemorating Romanian female aviator Smaranda Braescu (1897-1948); printed color cachet depicting Braescu posing in front of aircraft; postmarked August 4, 2007 and July 8, 2008 in Timisoara, Romania with commemorative cancellation mark over 80-bani stamp and preprinted 400-lei postal indicia..

This is object is classified as "Philately (Airmail Flight Cover)", and is part of the Aviation Archive collection.