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Lot #1821
ITALY
1863 10c buff, unused with part original gum, usual centering, with 2016 Dr.Avi certificate (Sass.T17, €6,000)
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Catalog #27
Catalog Value $3,100
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1822
ITALY
1863 (2 Dec) FL franked with single 15c De La Rue (Sass.L18), tied by Livorno 2 Dec 63 cds (Second Day of Issue), sent to Citta di Castello, with arrival pmk
Envelope
Catalog #29
$130.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1823
ITALY
1863 40c carmine, unused with part original gum, usual centering, small tear at top, fine appearance, with 2016 Dr.Avi certificate (Sass.T20, €13,000)
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Catalog #31
Catalog Value $6,500
$350.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1824
ITALY
1870 (17 Apr) FL franked with single 40c Torino printing (Sass.T20), tied by "2240" numeral pmk, sent from Genova, with "Italie-Marseille" entry pmk, backstamped on arrival in Montpelier, fine cover, with scarce pmk, signed Colla
Envelope
$270.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1825
ITALY
1873 (Feb) cover franked with pair of 60c lilac, tied by numeral departure pmks and sent to Havana, Cuba, originally intended via England, designation crossed, with London and Lyon transits, "NE2" applied on arrival in Cuba, numerous markings on back, cover defects, scarce destination, signed Colla, etc.
Envelope
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1826
ITALY
1874 (June) complete FL franked with 5c, 10c and 40c, tied by "186" numerals and sent from Palermo to New York, minor peripheral tone spots, fine three-color franking to the United States
Envelope
$140.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1827
ITALY
1879 30c brown, used in combination with 2x10c red brown on registered cover from Milan (16.12.84) to Paris, with 17 Dec. Chambery transit and Paris arrival pmks (18 Dec) on back, mostly intact wax seals, some cover wear around bottom at side edges, fine and rare usage, with 2017 Dr.Giorgio Colla certificate (Sass.38,41)
Envelope
Catalog #46,49
Catalog Value €31,500
$3,250.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1828
ITALY
1879 Umberto I, 20c orange and 30c brown, used on small registered cover from Rome to Torino, both canceled by large "Roma Ferrovia 20 / 12 Nov 1880" cancels, with part of arrival pmk on back, 20c orange with rounded upper right corner, 30c brown usual centering with clear and intact perforations, part of backflap missing, fresh and unusually fine cover with extremely rare franking, various signatures, with 1977 Diena and 2018 Dr.Giorgio Colla certificates (Sass.39,41, €31,500 for 30c on cover) (30c represented the registration fee and the Umberto 30c brown was valid for only one year)
Envelope
Catalog #47,49
Catalog Value $19,000
$4,500.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1829
ITALY
1889 (1 Sep) registered cover from Milano to Maestro Giuseppe Verdi in Genova, intact wax seals on reverse, with arrival pmk (Verdi was an Italian composer best known for his operas, notably Aida (1871), Requiem (1874), Otello (1887) and of course extremely popular "Rigoletto", "Il trovatore" and "La Traviata")
Envelope
$170.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1830
ITALY
1922 Italian Philatelic Congress in Trieste, set of four, used, signed Raybaudi, with his 2005 certificate,
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Catalog #142A-D
Catalog Value $1,235
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1831
ITALY
1922 Italian Philatelic Congress in Trieste, set of four canceled 5.6.22 Exhibition pmks on locally addressed Congress postcard, fine-v.f., signed Diena, with 1972 certificate (Sass. €1,900)
Envelope
Catalog #142A-D
Catalog Value $1,350
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1832
ITALY
1924-25 issue with advertising labels, 20 different, used, except for last one (E3), usual centering and cancels, fine and scarce set,
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Catalog #96b-87d,E3
Catalog Value $5,018
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1833
ITALY
1924 50c violet "Coen" advertising label, n.h., v.f., with 1981 Oliva certificate (Sass.10, €6,000)
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Catalog #105b
Catalog Value $2,900
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1834
ITALY
1925 20c on 25c block, block of four, bottom left stamp "Cent.20" completely omitted, mostly omitted from bottom right stamp as well, unused without gum, fine-v.f., with 2020 Dr.Avi certificate (stating "Unique") (Sass.176fa, unpriced)
Box (*)
Catalog #151var
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1835
ITALY
1928 1,75L brown, perforated 13 3/4, well centered, with large margins all around, canceled 27.6.29, v.f., signed Raybaudi, etc., with 1983 Caffaz certificate (Sass.242, €8,125)
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Catalog #193a
Catalog Value $3,150
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1836
ITALY
1928 1,75L brown, perforated 13 3/4, well centered, with large margins all around, canceled Bologna (1929), v.f., signed Diena (Sass.242, €8,125)
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Catalog #193a
Catalog Value $3,150
$1,400.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1837
ITALY
1928 Filiberto, 20c, 25c, 30c, 1,25L, 5L and 20L, six different tied by "Torino Esposizione 13/9/1928" cds on cover addressed to Bellinzona, v.f., without arrival pmk, signed Sorani, with 1997 certificate (Sass.226-29,235,238) (complete set on a philatelic cover, €10,000)
Envelope
Catalog #201/210
$950.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1838
ITALY
1936 Horace, complete set of 13, used on five unaddressed "IX Festa Dell'Uva" maximum cards, canceled 27.9.36 Firenze, v.f., signed Raybaudi (Sass.€4,550)
Envelope
Catalog #359-66,C84-88
$700.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1839
ITALY
1937 Children 10c-1.25L, eight different, used on registered, flown cover from Firenze (19.10.37) to Berlin, v.f., with arrival pmk
Envelope
Catalog #367-73
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1840
ITALY
1937 Emperor Augustus, complete set of 15, used on three covers from Rome (8.5.39) to Milano, fine-v.f., signed Diena, etc., with 1983 Caffaz certificate (Sass.€3,350)
Envelope
Catalog #377-86,C95-99
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1841
ITALY
1937 Famous Men, complete set of 10, used on three registered covers from Firenze (13.1.38) to Vienna, fine-v.f., with arrival pmks (Sass.426-35, €1,900+)
Envelope
Catalog #387-96
$550.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1842
ITALY
1948 10 Lire red orange, imperforate horizontal pair, canceled "Viterbo" Jan 48, large margins all around, v.f., rare, signed Diena, with copy of his certificate for the original imperf. block of six, also 2022 Dr.Avi certificate for this pair,
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Catalog #487var
Catalog Value €10,500
$900.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1843
ITALY
1949 Rome, 100L brown, vertical pair used in combination with additional franking on registered cover from Firenze (23.5.49) to Chile, transit and arrival pmks, cover faults, otherwise fine commercial usage (Sass.600, €1,600 for single on cover)
Envelope
Catalog #518
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1844
ITALY
1950 Radio, set of two sheet margin blocks of four, used, central Milano pmks, v.f., with 1993 Caffaz certificate (Sass.723-24)
Box
Catalog #538-39
Catalog Value €1,400
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1845
ITALY
1951 Gymnastic Congress, set of three, tied by "Roma Senato" 25.5.51 cds on "Senato della Repubblica" cover addressed to Palermo, v.f., signed Sorani (Sass.€3,250)
Envelope
Catalog #574-76
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1846
ITALY
1951 Gymnastic Congress, set of three, tied by "Roma Senato" 25.5.51 cds on "Senato della Repubblica" cover used locally in Rome, v.f., signed Sorani (Sass.€3,250)
Envelope
Catalog #574-76
$450.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1847
ITALY
1951 Gymnastic Congress, cacheted Venetia FDC (No.419), unaddressed, fresh and v.f. (Sass.661-63)
Envelope
Catalog #574-76
Catalog Value €2,750
$230.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1848
ITALY
1961 205L Lilac Rose (error), upper right sheet corner margin single, n.h., v.f. (Sass. €1,900)
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Catalog #664a
$475.00
Bidding Closed
Lot #1849
ITALY
1961 205L Lilac Rose (error), uncanceled on cover in combination with 170L and 185L, both tied by 6.IV.61 Rome cds, v.f., with 1999 Raybaudi certificate
Envelope
Catalog #664a
$260.00
Bidding Closed

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