2019 December Auctions – 9/12/2019 – 13/12/2019

93 lots
Lot 41018
Italy
1862 Cancellation rarity: France Napoleon 40c Orange, tied to small piece by boxed TORINO 3 DIC 62 ARRIVO pmk in red, scarce cancel with upright DIC instead…
Estimate: 260 EUR
Lot 41019
Italy
1862 Numeral 2c Bister in block of four, tied to small piece by TORINO 14 LUG 62 cds, very fine, cert. Diena (Sass. € 1’600)
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 41020
Italy
1863 (15c) Black, Proof block of 25 showing effigie without text nor value, no gum, very fine and scarce, cert. Sorani
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 41021
Italy
1863 15c blue, type II, large even margins, neatly tied by ‘S.ELPIDIO A MARE/31.DEC.63’ cds being the last day of usage, very fine and extremely rare,…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 41022
Italy
1863 15c Light Blue mint og, faint soiling, scarce, cert. Sottoriva (2018) (Sass. €4’000)
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 41023
Italy
FIRST DAY OF USE1863-65 De La Rue 15c light blue, neatly tied by superb CIVITANOVA/1.DIC.63 first day cancel, on folded entire to Monte San Giusto, an…
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 41024
Italy
1863 Cover from Napoli to Torino with 15c blue tied by LIVORNO C VIA VI MARE cancel, Livorno 29.12 and Torino 30.12 cps, very fine, scarce
Estimate: 160 EUR
Lot 41025
Italy
1863 30c Brown, De La Rue printing, never hinged and perfectly centered (Colla states “ottimamente centrato”), very fine & extremely rare in this quality,…
Estimate: 3’000 EUR
Lot 41026
Italy
1863-65, 2L vermilion +10c ocher +40c red carmine + two 60c lilac, all Torino printing, tied by 13 numeral pmk on insured envelope to Livorno, GENOVA 21…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 41027
Italy
1865 20C on 15C Blue, type I, tied by very rare TUNA DI RIVALTA 29 SET 1865 oval datestamp in BLUE on small envelope to STRESA, small part of backflap…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 41028
Italy
1865 20c on 15c Blue, type II, mint, fairly good centering for this difficult stamp (Sass. € 6’000 for bad centering, € 16’000 for medium centering)
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 41029
Italy
1870 Postage Due 2L blue and maroon unmounted mint, fine and fresh, cert. A.Diena (Sassone €10’000)
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 41030
Italy
1871 Cover from TUNIS to Marseille with 10c in pair tied by 235 numeral, TUNISI 11.06.71 Poste italiane cds, “Francobolli insufficiente”, rated “8”, “Italie…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 41031
Italy
1877 10c blue unmounted mint, fine, cert. A.Diena (Sassone €8’000)
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 41032
Italy
1877 20c Orange mint, fine and fresh, possibly unmounted, traces of a gum skip
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 41033
Italy
1884 Postage Due 50L green & 100L carmine red, mint both with SAGGIO ovpt, very fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 41034
Italy
1889 Large registered cover from Naples to St. Martin de Macon, paying the 2L75 registered rate, showing the extremely rare usage of the 1878-82 Umberto…
Estimate: 30’000 EUR
Lot 41035
Italy
1891-96, 20c Orange, corner marginal with plate number “3715” tied by SALZA IRPINA 19 APR 00 cds on envelope to Naples, arrival bs
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 41036
Italy
1893 Insufficiently franked envelope (quadruple weight) to Zurich/Switzerland franked by 1889 5c green tied by FIRENZE 11 III 93 cds, sent as printed matter…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 41037
Italy
1893 20c Red-Brown & Brown mint og, gum toned, fine, cert. E. Diena (1991) (Sass. €2’250)
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 41038
Italy
1901 Floreale 1c Grey, die proof on carton paper, very fine and scarce, cert. Diena (1991)
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 41039
Italy
1906 Victoria Emanuele II 25c die proof in colour of the 15c grey-black, some tone spots, scarce
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 41040
Italy
1906 Registered UPU CONGRESS picture postcard franked by 1901-26 10c red and 25 blue, tied by ROMA VI CONGRESSO POSTALE UNIVERSALE 8 MAG 06 cds, fine and…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 41041
Italy
1919 Picture postcard from Genova to Villavernia insufficiently franked with 1906 10c rose, postage du of 20 cents paid by a bisected 40c postage due,…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 41042
Italy
ARCTIC AIRMAIL RARITY1928 (10.6) Flight cover transported on board airplane, flown by pilots Umberto Maddalena and Stefano Cagna, sent from Sesto Calende…
Estimate: 65’000 – 70’000 EUR
Lot 41043
Italy
1930s BALBO correspondence, with six handwritten and signed letters from him, most with official printed envelopes, plus four telegram forms sent by him…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Lot 41044
Italy
1933 (Jun 15) VELOVOLO I-BIAN (Captain Vincenzo Biani) – Nine “Distinta Degli Effetti Postali” postal forms for items relative to the offices of respectively…
Estimate: 2’000 EUR
Lot 41045
Italy
WW2 Propaganda message, reading “Rome welcomes the winged century with maternal pride, in the name of MUSSOLINI took a world record” (rough translation…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 41046
Italy
WW2 Propaganda message, reading “The fascist Roman salutes the victorious crossing of the Atlantic” (translation from Italian), backed on paper, nice supplementary…
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 41047
Italy
1945 Mazzini 2L carmine, 10L violet, 50L violet and Garibaldi 2.50L orange and 5L red, roofs all mounted on card, fine and scarce, signed A.Diena, cert….
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 41048
Italy
1945 Unissued 2,50L enlarged photographic essay, fine & unusual, cert. Sirotti (2004)
Estimate: 240 EUR
Lot 41049
Italy
1945-48 ‘Democratica’ photographic proof, 10 Lire enlarged and stamp size proof mounted on carton, very fine and rare
Estimate: 600 EUR
Lot 41050
Italy
2003 La Donna dell’arte, 0,45€ with error face value omitted in mint nh complete sheet of 100, very fine
Estimate: 4’400 EUR
Lot 41051
Italy » Italian Occuaption of Dalmatia
Istria and Slovenian Coast: 1946 2nd Issue set of 10 in mint nh complete sheets
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 41052
Italy » Italian Occuaption of Dalmatia
Slovenian Coast (Military Administration): 1947 Set of 10 in mint nh part sheets of 80
Estimate: 280 EUR
Lot 41053
Italy » Italian Occupation Fiume Kupa
1945 YUGOSLAV OCCUPATION ISTRIA : Fratelli Bandiera issue (3) of 1944 with ISTRIA surcharge, MNH, slight toning, fine to very fine, scarce, (Sassone page…
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 41054
Italy » Italian Occupation of Ethiopia
1937 Flight Addis Abeba-Asmara-Rome cover showing three-country franking with Ethiopia 1936 1L25, Somalia 1932 1L75 and exceptional strip of Eritrea 1933…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 41055
Italy » Italian Occupation of Ethiopia
1936-38, Attractive selection of 28 airmail items, mostly accompanied by Longhi or Sorani certificates, showing a wide range of different flights from…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Lot 41056
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1943 Amministrazione civile Greca complete overprint set on Isole Jonie definitives with black and red overprint incl. 50c airs (Sass. 1-6, Ae 1-2, €2’125)
Estimate: 340 EUR
Lot 41057
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1941 10c brown(5) and two 30c brown tied by ARGOSTOLION 20 JU 1942 cds on cover to Bergamo, very fine, cert. Sorani
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 41058
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1941 25c Green(2) and 50c lilac tied by ARGOSTOLION 20 OKT 1942 cds on cover to Verona, very fine, cert. Sorani
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 41059
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1941 Cefalonia and Itaca: Airmail 100D+100D brown together with postage 2D+2D blue tied by ARGOSTOLION 14 AUG 1941 cds on cover to Genova, the 100D with…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 41060
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1941 Cefalonia and Itaca: 5lep+5lep Blue and red as block of eight plus block of four on reverse tied by ITACA 1 VIII 41 cds on cover to Pireo, taxed upon…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 41061
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1941 Cefalonia and Itaca: 2D+2D blue, 80lep+80lep violet and brown and 5lep+5lep brown and blue tied by ARGOSTOLION 17 AUG 1941 cds on cover to Sanpierdarena,…
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 41062
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1941 Issues for Itaca, airmail: 50D Violet with small “o” overprint type, cancelled by black double-ring cds, very fine and rare, cert. Raybaudi (Sass….
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 41063
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1941 Issues for Itaca: 25D Blue with small “o” overprint type, cancelled by black double-ring cds, very fine and rare, cert. Raybaudi (Sass. € 6’000)
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 41064
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1941 Issues for Itaca, postage due: 25+25lep Blue with small “o” overprint type, cancelled by black double-ring cds, very fine and very rare, cert. Raybaudi…
Estimate: 900 EUR
Lot 41065
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1941 Issues for Itaca, airmail: 2D Blue with large “o” overprint type, cancelled by black double-ring cds, very fine and rare, cert. Raybaudi (Sass. €…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 41066
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1941 Issues for Itaca, postage due: 10+10lep Red with large “O” overprint type, cancelled by black double-ring cds, very fine and very rare, cert. Raybaudi…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 41067
Italy » Italian Occupation of the Ionian Islands
1941 Issues for Itaca, postage due: 25+25lep Blue with large “O” overprint type, cancelled by black double-ring cds, very fine and very rare, cert. Raybaudi…
Estimate: 300 EUR