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This auction took place on 11 March 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 135 - Italy
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
904
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1917 Air First Experimental Mail flight Turin-Rome - envelope franked overprinted 25c, tied by flight cachet & very scarce unbroken c.d.s. Signed Diena. (Sass.GB1b) 575€ £130.00 £130.00
905    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1917 Air 1st Experimental Flight Turin-Rome - two Turin postal stationary commemorative cards, one showing incorrect date of 22.IV.17. (Sass.GP1) 250€ (2) £60.00 £60.00
906
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1917 Air 1st Experimental Rome-Turin Flight by Bernadi, two covers showing both types of c.d.s. cancel. (Sass.GP2) 400€ £90.00 £88.00
907
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1917 Air 2nd Experimental flight Naples-Palermo & return, two covers with commemorative stamps & cancels. (Sass.6/7) 285€ (2) £60.00 £58.00
908    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air XII Philatelic Congress flight - envelope to Milan franked 60c + L1 Jubilee, P.13¼, tied by Congress c.d.s. Obverse also bears special flight cachet. 120€ £25.00 £28.00
909
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air XII Philatelic Congress special flight - two commemorative cards both bearing boxed 'Posta Aerea Eccezzionale' cancels. One also bears flight vignette & 'HQ 144 Seaplane Squadron' cachet. (Sass.39b) £50.00 £40.00
910
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Nobile Airship Polar flight - cover No. 190 of 202 flown to Nome from Rome, bears oval flight cachet & signed by Ettore Arduino, mechanic. On reverse, map etiquette bearing handstamp 'Norge,' lot also incl. one unused copy. Very fine & scarce. (Sass.GP20) 1750€ £400.00 £410.00
911
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928 Air Nobile Airship Polar flight - envelope to Milan franked 25c Michetti + 20c Filiberto, tied by superb 'R.N.C di Milano Sped. Artica 1928' c.d.s. Obverse also bears similar 2-line cachet & green Umberto Nobile vignette. £60.00 £105.00
912
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 Air Rome-Mogadiscio first fight by Lombardi - envelope to Libia franked 10c Imperiale + 50c air, tied by c.d.s. Obverse also bears flight & 'In Corso Particolare' cachets. On reverse Tripoli arrival c.d.s, VF. Sass.179a) 650€ £145.00 N/S
913
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Air Balbo's 1st Atlantic Formation flight, cover to Rio de Janeiro franked L7,70 air + L1,25 Imperiale, tied by commemorative machine cancel. Envelope signed by Balbo & 18 pilots. (Sass.GP25) 2200€ £500.00 £520.00
914
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 Air Zeppelin 5th S.America flight - Italien acceptance cover to Recife bearing 'condor' flight cachet & franked 25c, 75c Imperiale & L1 & L5 Dante airs together with L1,25 Garibaldi - all cancelled Milano c.d.s. 300€ £80.00 £105.00
915
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Air Zeppelin Rome flight - PPC franked block of four 2c Imperiale cancelled 'Ciampino Roma' c.d.s. + L3 Zeppelin cancelled 'Roma Posta Aerea' d/stamp. Reverse also bears blue Romulus & Remus flight cachet. 350€ £75.00 £82.00
916
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Air Zeppelin Brazil flight - Rome acceptance card franked L1,75 March on Rome + L10 Zeppelin addressed to Rio de Janeiro. Also bears blue Romulus & Remus flight cachet, VF. 1000€ £225.00 £210.00
917
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Air 2nd Balbo Atlantic Formation flight - two registered envelopes to USA franked L19,75 & L44,75 triptych 'I-BIAN' respectively & cancelled Florence c.d.s. Both bear VF green 'Crociera' cachet & signed Diena. Back stamped Rome, Reykjavik & New York, a super pair. (Sass.G40) 7500€ (2) £1700.00 £2400.00
918    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Air Balbo 2nd Atlantic flight Montreal-Chicago leg - cover to Texas franked Canada 2c + air 6c & bearing large diamond 'Maple Leaf' flight cachet. Back stamped Chicago airmail c.d.s. Signed Bolaffi. 75€ £25.00 £30.00
919
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 Air Rome-Buenos Aires flight - registered envelope to Argentina franked commemorative set, tied by 'Roma 1st Volo Postale Diretto Roma Buenos Aires' c.d.s, together with L2,75 March on Rome cancelled Rorino c.d.s, cachetted. (Sass.64d) 1750€ £400.00 £380.00
920
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 Air Rome-Mogadiscio flight - commemorative set of six on cover to Somalia tied large (crown) 'Roma Posta Aerea Speciale' d/stamp + 30c & 50c Imperiale cancelled Roma c.d.s. Obverse also bears red diamond flight cachet. Fine & scarce. (Sass.82a) 1500€ £350.00 £540.00
921    M
 Used
1862-1979 M & U collection in Schaubek One Country album, good coverage from 1863 to 1932 then large part complete to 1975, though some gaps noted incl. good range of p/dues, express, parcel post, airmail stamps etc. plus some 1944 Socialist Republic & Allied Occupation issues. Re-mounting would provide a sound base for further development, inspection recommended. (few 100) ST.Cat. £2970+ £450.00 N/S
922
 M
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1910-75 Air labels - selection of labels advertising various air meetings & events, most pre-war incl. 1910 Milan, Verona; 1911 La Spezia, Rimini & later Nobile 1926 & 1928 (blue & green). Lot also has a 'Pro Flotta Aerea' cover franked 1913 Vercelli Sport Exhibition. (22) £70.00 £72.00
923
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1911 Air Milan-Turin-Milan experimental flight, card franked 5c Leoni carried on return leg on 31st October, cancelled violet 'Posta Aerea/Raid Aviatorio/Milano-Torino-Milano/29-31 Ottobre 1911' VF. 1100€ £250.00 £200.00
924    UM
 M
1917 Air 25c Turin-Rome Experimental flight M & 25c Naples-Palermo Experimental flight UM block of four. (Sass A1/A2) 180€ £40.00 N/S
925
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1919 Air Livorno Military Show commemorative cards franked 10c Leoni cancelled both types of 4-line cancel 'Fest Ginnico Militare/Div. Livorno/31 Agosto 1919/Posta Aerea' (2) 240€ £50.00 £40.00
926
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air Geneva-Milan Experimental flight - Humorous Cointrin Aerodrome card franked 40c, tied by violet boxed flight cachet with Geneva c.d.s. in association. Milan arrival c.d.s. on reverse, fine attractive item. £30.00 £30.00
927    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air Geneva-Milan flight - registered PPC to Milan franked 60c Tell + 20c air, tied by flight cachet, various other c.d.s's. 100€ £25.00 N/S
928    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air Lausanne-Milan flight by Nappez card to Milan franked 15c & 25c airs. 110€ £25.00 N/S
929    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air Milan-Geneva Experimental flight - registered envelope to Geneva franked L1,20, tied by 'Posta Aerea Milano' c.d.s, reverse Geneva arrival d/stamp. €125 £30.00 £26.00
930    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air Milan-Geneva Experimental flight envelope franked 5c Leoni + 15c. Bitter Campari se-tenent advertising stamp which was invalid for foreign mail, VF. £25.00 £20.00
931    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air Milan-Geneva Experimental flight - registered envelope to London franked L2, tied by 'Posta Aerea Milano' d/stamp, reverse Geneva transit c.d.s, obverse 2-line red 'Inoltrare Per Posta Aerea/Milano (ms) Geneva' 125€ £30.00 N/S
932    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air Milan-Zurich Experimental flight envelope & return advertising car, VF. (2) 355€ £80.00 £60.00
933    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air XII Philatelic Congress, Livorno, commemorative flight - PPC & envelope to Rome franked 60c, tied by special 'Posta Aerea' cancel, both also bear Congress c.d.s. (2) 120€ £30.00 N/S
934    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 (1st April) Air S.I.S.A 1st flight - card to Trieste & envelope to Pavia franked 70c & L1,20 respectively cancelled red Venezia Ferrovia d/stamp. Written up. (N56e/56) 330€ £75.00 N/S
935
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Adria Aero Lloyd airline 1st flight Tirana-Valona. Envelope franked Albania 1925 air set + 1926 10q air cachetted & bearing Adria 'Par Avion' logo, VF. £70.00 £76.00
936    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Attractive official PPC for inauguration of Aero Espresso Italiana Line to Turkey sent to Athens franked 25c pr air 60c, tied by 'Brindisi Inaug.ne Linea Aerea Levante' d/stamp. (N.65b) 140€ £30.00 £25.00
937    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Genova-Palermo 1st flight - envelope to Palermo franked 60c Michetti + air 60c, tied by 'Genova Ferrovia' c.d.s. Obverse also bears s/l 'Genova Posta Aerea' in blue + 30c in postage dues Poste Restante fee, VF. 200€ £45.00 N/S
938
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Genova-Palermo 1st flight - envelope to Naples franked 60c Michetti + air 60c, tied blue 'Genova Ferrovia.' Obverse also bears aeroplane flight cachet, VF. (N.62b) 200€ £50.00 £54.00
939
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Official S.I.S.A publicity card to Turin franked 20c + air 60c cancelled red 'Venezia Ferrovia' c.d.s. for 1st Apri lflight (N.55f) 225€ £50.00 N/S
940    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Padova Aviation Week - official charity PPC's (3) for orphans of aviators to Milan dated 7th, 8th &12th June. (N.64) 270€ £60.00 N/S
941
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Palermo-Genova 1st flight - express cover to Palermo franked 60c, L1, L1,50 & L5 airs, 60c Holy Year & 70c. Express tied by Napoli d/stamp. Signed (N.59b) £90.00 £68.00
942    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Palermo-Naples 1st flight - covers (2) to Naples & Basle franked L1,90 & 60c, respectively cancelled 'Post Aerea Palermo' d/stamp (N.60) 280€ £60.00 N/S
943
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air S.I.S.A 1st flight - PPC to Milan stamped to go 'via Pavia' franked 10c + 50c & air 60c, tied by violet 'Trieste Posta Aerea' d/stamp. (N.55c) 200€ £45.00 N/S
944
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air S.I.S.A Turin-Trieste service - envelopes to Venice & Pavia franked 60c St. Francis + air 60c, cancelled Trieste c.d.s. cachetted & both bearing 30c postage due Poste Restante fee. Fine. (N.55c) 375€ £80.00 N/S
945    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air S.I.S.A Turin-Trieste route - official publicity card to Turin franked 10c + air 60c, cancelled Trieste, well written up. 675 flown. (N.56) 200€ £45.00 N/S
946
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air S.I.S.A Turin-Trieste service - envelope to Trieste franked 60c St. Francis + 60c air cancelled 'Torino Ferrovia' c.d.s. & 'Torino-Trieste Posta Aerea 1 Volo' c.d.s. Well written up, 625 flown. 200€ £45.00 £34.00
947
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air S.I.S.A Turin-Trieste service - covers to Venice & Trieste cancelled 'Pavia Posta Aerea' d/stamp. First also bears 2-line red 'Pavia-Venezia/Primo Volo' cachet. Written up. (56d/56c) 350€ £80.00 £64.00
948
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air S.I.S.A Turin-Trieste service - envelope to Turin franked 60c St. Francis + air 60c, cancelled 'Trieste Posta Aerea' c.d.s, no post restante charge. Well written up, 674 flown. (N.55) 225€ £50.00 N/S
949    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Swiss Afrikaflug flight by Mittelholzer - envelope to Naples franked 15c + 65c airs, tied by Zurich Flugpost d/stamp. (N.77) 100€ £20.00 £19.00
950    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Trieste-Zara 1st flight - PPC to Zara franked 40c St. Francis + air 60c, tied 'Trieste Posta Aerea' d/stamp. (N.73) 200€ £45.00 £34.00
951
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Turin-Trieste S.I.S.A 1st flight - envelopes x2 on album page to Venice & Pavia franked 60c St. Francis + air 60c, cancelled Turin, cacheted. (N.56b/56a) 375€ £80.00 £64.00
952
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Turin-Trieste S.I.S.A 1st flight - Pavia-Venice & Trieste leg covers x2 on album page, Trieste item signed by pilot B. Pascoletto. Well written up. (N.56d) 350€ £80.00 N/S
953    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1926 Air Venice-Vienna Inaugural flight - envelope to Vienna franked 20c (7) Michetti + pr 60c air, tied 'Venezia Posta Aerea' d/stamp. Obverse bears red 'Wien Flugpost' arrival c.d.s. VF. (N.69) 120€ £30.00 N/S
954    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1927 (3rd April) Air Transadriatica Line Venice-Rome trial flight - cover franked 20c + 40c St. Francis + air 60c tied by 'Venezia Posta Aerea' d/stamp. Obverse also bears straight-line 'Inoltrare Solamente per Posta Aerea.' (N.88) £35.00 N/S
955    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1927 Air Roma-Vienna flight - covers (2) to Vienna (slightly trimmed top & base) & Venice bearing red 'Roma Centro Posta Aerea' d/stamp. Latter also bears straight-line 'Inoltrare Solamente per Posta Aerea' in red. (N.79,79a) £85.00 N/S
956
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1927 Air Rome-Vienna 1st flight, Rome-Venice leg cover franked 20c & 40c St. Francis + air 60c tied by red 'Roma Centro - Posta Aerea' date stamp. Taxed 30c on arrival for 'Poste Restante.' £40.00 N/S
957    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1927 Air Vienna-Rome 1st flight - illustrated Austrian postal stationary card bearing Wien despatch d/stamp & illustrated flight cachet. (N.101) 120€ £25.00 £20.00
958
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928 Air Brindisi-Valona flight - envelope to Tirana franked 50c Parmeggiani + 'cent 50' on 60c, tied by 'Brindisi Posta Aerea' d/stamp. Returned to Civate, obverse also bears Milan 'Torino Esposizione' slogan cancel. (N.106) 225€ £50.00 £38.00
959    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928 Air Inaugural flight Venice-Berlin - envelope franked L1,25 floreale + air L1,20 tied by red 'Venezia Posta Aerea' d/stamp. Obverse also bears boxed Berlin air arrival cachet. (N112a) 180€ £40.00 N/S
960    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928 Air Rome-Cagliari Inaugural flight by Societa Aerea Mediterranea - envelope to Cagliari franked 10c Leone + 50c air, cancelled 'Roma Centro Posta Aerea' d/stamp. 160€ £35.00 N/S
961    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1928 Air Trento-Milan Flight - envelope franked 50c Parmeggiani + air 50c. Aircraft landed at Civate, 48 pieces of mail carried. (N.118) 130€ £40.00 N/S
962
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 Air Aviation Day - Taliedo, commemorative card to Liverpool franked 25 Imperiale + 80c air tied by 'Milano Aeroporto Taliedo' d/stamp + 3-line green 'Per Posta Aerea.' 500€ £100.00 N/S
963
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 Air envelope to Milan commemorating arrival of American 'Pathfinder' plane on 10th July at Littorio airport, 20c Filiberto + air 50c cancelled Rome airport d/stamp. 200€ £45.00 N/S
964
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 Air Imperial Airways 1st flight cover to Syracuse, Sicily with the theory that it could have been off-loaded at Genoa (see Francis Field-Ray Dehn correspondence) £50.00 N/S
965
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 Air London-Karachi 3rd flight. Genova acceptance envelope franked 25c, 50c (2) + air L1,20 cancelled Genova 31.3.29. Reverse - Park Street, Calcutta 23.4.29 arrival c.d.s. Endorsed Stephen Smith (Longi 29DVL) 325€ £75.00 £76.00
966
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 Air Naples-London 1st flight by Imperial Airways - envelope to Liverpool franked L1,25 floreale + air L1,20 , tied 'Napoli Posta Aerea.' Obverse also bears 'Airways House, London' transit cachet. (N.135) 375€ £85.00 £88.00
967    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 Air Aero Espresso Italiana 1st flight Brindisi-Siros via Athens. Mussolini slogan envelope franked 5c, 20c wedding + L2 air. Back stamped EYPOE, 49 carried. (N.203) 135€ £30.00 £26.00
968    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 Air Inaugural flight Florence-Venice envelope franked 30c Milizia + 50c Ferrucci air, tied by 'Posta Aerea Firenze' c.d.s. VF. (N.224) 135€ £30.00 £22.00
969    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 Air Rome-Brazil flight commemorative card to Venice with etiquette franked Virgil 15c + air 50c, fine (Sass.A21) 110€ £25.00 N/S
970    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930-33 Air Selection of air publicity PPC's for Balbo flights & Air Force Anniversary, all fine unused except one. (7) £50.00 £40.00
971    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Air 1st Naval Airmail flight Rome-Brindisi-Alexandria - patriotic envelope to Rhodes franked 10c Imperiale tied 'Roma Ferrovia' c.d.s. Obverse also bears large red flight cachet, back stamped. (N.249) 135€ £30.00 £26.00
972    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Air Balbo S.America flight - written up collection of 18 PPC's showing various aspects of the flight on album leaves incl. packet wrapper, VF & scarce group of ephemera. £100.00 N/S
973
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Air Envelope to Edgware franked Greek 4d Independence + Aeroespresso Italiana 2d & 3d, cancelled Athens. Obverse bears boxed 'Par Avion/Jusqu'a (ms) Brindisi, reverse - Brindisi transit c.d.s. £40.00 £40.00
974    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Air Envelope to Khartoum, Sudan from Trieste, franked L1,25 Naval Academy + air L2 (2) reverse Venezia-Bologna, Milano-Pescara, Brindisi Posta Aerea & Shellal-Halfa transit c.d.s. £20.00 £44.00
975    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Air Envelope to Major Graham - 16th Punjab Regt, Multon, franked L1,25 Virgil + airs 50c & L5 cancelled Bordighera as well as pair L1 airs tied by Brindisi Posta Aerea c.d.s. Milano-Pescara TPO c.d.s. on reverse, colourful. £25.00 £26.00
976    Forgery
1931 Air Forgeries - series of album pages showing photocopy Balbo & Gronchi Rosa forgeries, also 1931 L7,70 Cruise, 1933 'I-DINI' triptych pair, Cyrenaica & Tripoliania pairs, 1934 Tripoliania Rome-Mogadiscio flight set - all with forged postmarks. £60.00 N/S
977    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Air Inauguration of extension of route Tirana-Brindisi to Roma - envelope to Berne, Switzerland , bearing Albanian airmails (1 commemorative). Obverse also bears 'Roma Aeroporto Littorio' & 'Zurich Flugpost' transit c.d.s. 150€ £35.00 N/S
978    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1931 Air Navigation Aerea S.A PPC of Dornier 'Superwal' in flight addressed to Leicester franked L2,75 cancelled 'Siracusa Posta Aerea' d/stamps, VF. £20.00 £20.00
979    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 Air Garibaldi commemorative flight Caprera-Rome - card franked L2,25 + L1 air express, tied 'Posta Aerea Volo Speciale Caprera Roma.' Obverse also bears Roma arrival c.d.s. reverse signed Garibaldi's nephew. (N.298) 120€ £30.00 £36.00
980    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 Air Rome-Frankfurt 1st flight - envelope franked 25c dante, air 25c & 50c Garibaldi tied 'Roma Ferr. Racc. Posta Aerea' d/stamp. Obverse also bears red 2-line Frankfurt airmail arrival cachet. (N.292) 150€ £35.00 £26.00
981
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932 Imperial Airways 1st regular service to S.Africa - Brindisi envelope to Cape Town, high franking incl. L1,20 (2) & L5 airs, tied 'Brindisi Posta Aerea' d/stamp, back stamped Alexandria transit & Kaapstad arrival c.d.s. 400€ £90.00 £84.00
982    M
 Used
Used (on letter or envelope)
1932-1981 Air Accumulation of Aero philatelic Exhibition publicity sheets & labels, most around 1947 incl. 2 on cover, also few mint air sets. (34) £35.00 N/S
983
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 (20th Jan) Air Registered envelope to Innsbruck, franked 75c + L1,75 March on Rome + Air L2,25 tied by Rome d/stamp, 1st day of issue for the latter, VF. 1100€ £250.00 £220.00
984
 UM
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-BISE' marginally UM. (Sass.51C/52C) 700€ £160.00 £120.00
985    UM
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-NAPO' fine M. (Sass.51m/52M) 350€ £80.00 £64.00
986
 UM
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-RANI' UM. (Sass.51P/52P) 700€ £160.00 £120.00
987
 UM
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-ARAM' UM. (Sass.51/52) 700€ £160.00 £120.00
988
 UM
 M
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-QUES' one on each pair is hinged, others UM. (Sass.510/520) £100.00 N/S
989
 M
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych overprinted 'Volo Di Ritorno' fine M, clear 2009 RPS Cert. (Sass.A53) 38,000€ £9000.00 £9400.00
990
 UM
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-TEUC' marginal UM, faint tone spot affecting one stamp - mentioned for accuracy. 700€ £160.00 N/S
991
 UM
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-LEON' UM, tiny tone spot affecting single stamp. (Sass.51H/52H) 700€ £160.00 N/S
992
 UM
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-ROVI' UM, gum toned. (Sass.51R/52R) 700€ £100.00 N/S
993
 UM
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-RECA' UM, one pair with light bend. (Sass.51Q/52Q) 700€ £160.00 £120.00
994    M
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych 'I-GIOR' pair, M minor gum tone patches affecting one pair. (Sass.51G/52G) 350€ £80.00 N/S
995
 UM
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pairs for 'PELL,' 'LONG,' 'NANN,' & 'DINI' in two marginal UM blocks - 4 pairs. (Sass.51N/52N, 51I/52I, 51L/52L & 51F/52F) 2800€ £650.00 £500.00
996    UM
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-VERC' UM, L19,75 has light horizontal gum bend. 700€ £100.00 £75.00
997
 UM
1933 Air Atlantic Cruise triptych pair 'I-BALB' top left corner, UM (Sass.51A/52A) 750€ £170.00 £130.00
998
 UM
 M
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-BORG' 1x single central stamp hinged o/w UM, the L19,75 shows the 'quiff' variety. (Sass,51Da/52D) £400.00 N/S
999
 UM
1933 Air Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-MIGL' marginally UM, tone spot affecting single central perf. (Sass.51K/52K) 700€ £160.00 N/S
1000    UM
1933 Air 'Decenniale' air cruise propaganda labels booklet (2 designs, 7 sheets of 6 - 1 stamp missing) + further 3 sheets (diff designs) of 6. £40.00 N/S
1001    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Air Imperial Airways London-Calcutta 1st flight - Italian acceptance envelope from Brindisi franked L1,25 March on Rome + 75c & L2 (2) airs. Reverse Karachi-Calcutta flight cachet, Calcutta transit & Dum-Dum arrival c.d.s. (N.337) 150€ £35.00 £40.00
1002
 M
1933 Air L7.70 Balbo flight, fine M, variety showing 7 stars instead of 6, signed Diena (Sass.A25a) 1800€ £400.00 £420.00
1003
 M
1933 Air L7.70 Balbo flight, fine M. (Sass.A25) 550€ £120.00 £165.00
1004    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1933 Air PPC showing Gen. Balbo leaving plane at New York, sent locally & bearing the General's signature. £50.00 £50.00
1005    M
1933 Air Zeppelin set of six, fine M (Sass.A45-50) 160€ £35.00 £46.00
1006
 UM
1933 Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-CALO' UM. (Sass.51E/52E) 700€ £160.00 £120.00
1007
 UM
1933 Atlantic Crossing triptych pair 'I-BIAN' UM. (Sass.51B/52B) 700€ £160.00 £120.00
1008    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 Air Experimental Rocket Mail Trieste - envelope bearing both L5 & L7,70 labels + 10c Military Medal tied by c.d.s. (N.364) 150€ £30.00 £22.00
1009
 M
1934 Air Roma-Mogadisco Servizo Di Stato L10 lightly fine M, perfect centering (Sass 2) 1650€ £370.00 N/S
1010    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Air Rome-Paris Inaugural flight - envelope franked 25c Imperiale pair 50c Littorio & air 60c, tied by commemorative cancel, reverse Paris Avion arrival c.d.s. slogan, VF. (N.386) 120€ £30.00 N/S
1011    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Air Venice-Vienna-Budapest flight - envelope to Baron Graf Grotta Grottenegg, Pestzenterzsbet, Hungary franked 35c + pair air 25c, tied by Venice c.d.s, obverse also bears large circular flight cachet & Vienna transit c.d.s. (N.375a) £20.00 N/S
1012    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 Air - envelope to German Flying Club, Berlin franked L1,25 Imperiale + air 60c cancelled 'Milano Ferr. Corrisp. Posta Aerea' c.d.s. £20.00 N/S
1013
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1936 Air Interrupted mail - envelope Asmara-Rome carried by flying boat of Ala Littoria line, when taking off from Benghazi crashed. Obverse bears 2-line cachet 'Ricuperata-Indcendino/idrovolante I-RODI' (N.349) 400€ £90.00 £110.00
1014    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 Air Rhodes-Athens-Brindisi-Rome 1st flight - express cover to Milan franked 50c Castle, 50c air + L1,25 express tied 'Posta Aerea Rodi (Egeo)' d/stamp. Reverse 'Roma Ferrovia Expressi Transiti' c.d.s. £40.00 £34.00
1015
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 Air Rome-Brindisi-Athens-Rhodes 1st flight - cover to Rhodes franked 50c Imperiale + 50c Augustus air, tied 'Posta Aerea Roma Ferrovia' back stamped Rhodes. 300€ £60.00 £50.00
1016    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1939 Air L.A.T.I Inaugural flight - commemorative card to Rio de Janeiro. multi franking, tied by commemorative d/stamp, VF. (N.517) 175€ £40.00 £44.00
1017
 UM
1961 Air L205 'Gronchi Lila' lower marginal UM block of four, RPS (2008) cert, VF & rare multiple, SG.1055. (4) 8000€ £1800.00 £1800.00
 
   
       
   
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