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This auction took place on 11 November 2010. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 137 - Italy
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1321    M
 Used
SELECTION of 70 stamps on stock page incl. Cirenaica, Eritrea, Libya, Tripolitania, M&U selection. ST.Cat. £700+ £60.00 £45.00
1322
 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€ £120.00 £135.00
1323    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 Postage Dues, Express, Parcel Post, Air Mail stamps etc. plus some 1944 Socialist Republic & Allies Occupation issues. Re mounting would provide a sound base for further development. Inspection recommended. ST.Cat. £2970+ (few 100) £450.00 N/S
1324    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1917 Experimental Flight Torino-Rome 25c Express stamp opt (SG.102) on flown illustrated card with special cancel. (1) £45.00 N/S
1325
Used (on letter or envelope)
1920 Registered commercial cover from Foligno to Roma, franked a bottom 25c blue marginal imperforate block of four SG.77A (Cat. £360 off cover), scarce. (1) £200.00 N/S
1326
Used (on letter or envelope)
Circa 1920's PPC of Tower in Tripoli, franked pair of 15c Victor Emmanuel variety imperf between SG.74A - Cat. £700 off cover. (1) £300.00 £230.00
1327    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air Geneva-Milan flight - reg. PPC to Milan franked 60c Tell + 20c air, tied by flight cachet, various other c.d.s's. 100€ £25.00 N/S
1328    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air Lausanne-Milan flight by Nappez card to Milan franked 15c & 25c airs. 110€ £25.00 £30.00
1329    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1925 Air Milan-Geneva Experimental flight - reg. 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
1330    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
1331    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€ £60.00 N/S
1332
 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 £44.00
1333
 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 £56.00
1334    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
1335    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
1336    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
1337    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€ £65.00 N/S
1338    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€ £40.00 N/S
1339    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€ £40.00 £30.00
1340    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€ £70.00 £78.00
1341    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. Obv bears red 'Wien Flugpost' arrival c.d.s. VF. (N.69) 120€ £30.00 N/S
1342    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. Obv also bears straight-line 'Inoltrare Solamente per Posta Aerea.' (N.88) £35.00 N/S
1343    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
1344
 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' d/stamp. Taxed 30c on arrival for 'Poste Restante.' £40.00 £38.00
1345
 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. Obv also bears boxed Berlin air arrival cachet. (N112a) 180€ £40.00 £40.00
1346    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 £28.00
1347    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
1348
 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
1349    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 £46.00
1350
 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 £52.00
1351    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 £26.00
1352    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. £90.00 £155.00
1353    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 pmks. £50.00 £56.00
1354    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
1355    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
1356    UM
1933 Air 'Decenniale' air cruise propaganda labels bklt (2 designs, 7 sheets of 6 - 1 stamp missing) + further 3 sheets (diff designs) of 6. £40.00 N/S
1357    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Air Rome-Paris Inaugural flight - env 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
1358    Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1935 Air Venice-Vienna-Budapest flight - env 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
1359    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
  • Italy
1360
Used (on letter or envelope)
1930 Mussolini's Visit to Livorno. Local PPC bearing commemorative label cancelled Livorno date stamp & valid for postage on 11th May only. Cat. €500 £100.00 £86.00
1361
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1934 Rome-Buenos Aires flight, the set of four superb U on flight cover with Rome c.d.s. 27.1.34. Very scarce, SG. 391/394. £100.00 £120.00
  • Italy - Locals
1362
 M
BASE ATLANTICA 1943 'Italia Repubblicana Fascista/Base Atlantica' opt. on 'Imperiale' issues 10c, 20c, 25c, 30c & 50c fine M, all with 'Republicana' error. All signed Oliva & the 25c with RPS Cert. Sans 6E/11E. Cat. €3090 (5) £600.00 N/S
1363
 M
BASE ATLANTICA 1943 Type II opt. set less 15c fine M, showing variety of missing 't' in Fascista in pairs with normal. (Only one copy of 15c known), 50c with RPS Cert. Sans 6f/11f. Cat. €4340 (10) £900.00 N/S
1364    Forgery
BASE ATLANTICA 1943 fine M sets of all three types of overprint, the War propaganda set & a forged cover. (30) £100.00 £105.00
1365
 M
ALESSANDRIA 1944 overprinted set fine M (small thin at base of 50c & not counted), all signed Dr Ferdinand Wallner of Vienna, Sass 1/6. Cat. €3340 £690.00 N/S
1366    UM
 M
CASTIGLIONE D'INTELVI 1945 M or UM group of the arms issues incl. pairs & blocks as well as both L1 on 25c & 50c Bombed Monument series, Sass between 6/19. (28) Cat. €324 £65.00 £66.00
1367    M
TERAMO 1944 Air set fine M, Sass 12/15. (4) Cat. €105 £20.00 N/S
1368    Used
TERAMO 1944 overprinted Airs FU, Sass 12/15. (4) Cat. €277 £58.00 N/S
1369
Used (on letter or envelope)
TERAMO 1944 Insured envelope to Ascoli Piceno, commercially inspired (contains price list) franked overprinted issues to L1.25 incl. 25c & 50c Airs (12 values) cancelled Sant'Andrea*Teramo c.d.s. Very fine. £110.00 £115.00
1370    Forgery
TERAMO 1944 forged overprint set fine M on well written up sheets. (16) £30.00 N/S
1371
 M
CAMPIONE 1944 (20th May) 1st Printing set P.11½ fine M, each has RPS Cert (2008). Sass 1a/5a. (5) Cat. €700 £150.00 £125.00
1372
Used (on letter or envelope)
CAMPIONE 1944 registered envelope to Bellinzona franked P.11½ 1st Printing set, tied by 9th June c.d.s. Full RPS Cert. Cat. €2062 £425.00 £440.00
1373    M
 Used
CAMPIONE 1944 2nd Airs issue P.11 U & M + pictorial set FU, Sass 1/12. (17) Cat. €200 £40.00 £52.00
1374    M
 Used
POLISH CORPS 1946 Charity set in marginal blocks of four + single M, plus odd extra M or FU, Sass 18/26. (52) Cat. €100 £20.00 N/S
  • Italy - Italian Social Republic
1375    Used
1946-1990 massive used accumulation in two stock books & on leaves. Noted L100 Risorgimento (5), L100 Roman Republic (2) & much more. Some duplication. Mostly fine to very fine. ST Cat. €1200+ (few 1000) £250.00 £240.00
1376    UM
 M
1948-1992 M or UM collection of commemoratives in album, much non-hinged. Noted 1949 UPU, FRP, Volta, 1950 Radio Conference, 1954 Pinocchio on white paper. Mostly very fine. ST Cat. €1200 (519) £250.00 N/S
  • Italy - Dodecanese Is
1377
Used on piece or front
AEGEAN Rhodes - German Occupation 1944 Christmas stamp pair, Types I & II tied to small piece by c.d.s. Sass 9c. Cat. €1250 £250.00 N/S
1378
Used (on letter or envelope)
ERITREA 1942 registered local Asmara envelope franked MEF set, Nairobi printing except 5d, tied by Asmara Centro - Accet. Racc A. Bilingual O.E.T.A censor cachet tied registration etiquette. Cat. €1500 £300.00 N/S
1379    M
ETHIOPIA 1936 Victor Emanuel III set fine M (20c gum crease), Sass 1/7. (7) Cat. €140 £30.00 £24.00
1380
 M
ITALIAN EAST AFRICA (A.O.I) BRITISH OCCUPATION 1941 Unissued overprinted Italian fiscals L2-L10 fine M (four being marginal), Sass 11/17 (no L4 yellow orange). (6) Cat. €750 £150.00 £140.00
1381
 M
 Unused
TRIPOLITANIA 1924 Manzoni set IMPERFORATE (filing proofs) ungummed (except C15 being with gum as listed) all signed, Sass P11/16. (6) Cat. €1500 £300.00 N/S
1382
 M
TRIPOLITANIA 1924 Manzoni set M, some minor rust spots or patches otherwise fresh colours. The L5 value is fine & has RPS Cert. Cat. €500 (6) £100.00 £80.00
1383
 Used
TRIOLITANIA 1925-26 Jubilee P.11 1L 25c blue U, SG. 24b. Rare stamp. £250.00 N/S
1384    M
TRIPOLITANIA 1925-1934 collection of M sets on show cards incl. Rome-Mogadiscio flight set. Mostly very fine. Cat. €713 (15) £150.00 £140.00
1385    Used
TRIPOLITANIA 1934 2nd Naples Colonial Exhibition Air set FU, Sass A41/46. £40.00 £40.00
1386
 UM
 M
TRIPOLITANIA 1951 surcharged Horseman set fine M with '10 mal' instead of '20 mal' on 20m error in block of four, together with Postage Due set UM, Sass 24/33, 29c & 8/12. Cat. €410 (16) £80.00 N/S
1387
Used (on letter or envelope)
SOMALIA 1942 Local Mogadiscio envelope franked MEF overprint set, Cairo printing, tied by grey-blue c.d.s. Cat. €1650 £340.00 N/S
1388    UM
 M
Used (on letter or envelope)
SOMALIA (A.F.I.S & Republic) 1950-1991 M collection incl. much UM in album, either in sets or M/Sheets, mostly fine to very fine. Lot also contains nine earlier useful covers. ST Cat. €2770 (several 100) £500.00 N/S
1389    M
JUBALAND OLTRE GIUBA 1925-1926 M collection on leaves with 1925 definitive set, 1926 'floreale' trio, Express pair & one or two oddments. Mostly fine to very fine. Cat. €500 (55) £100.00 £80.00
1390
 UM
JUBALAND OLTRE GIUBA Postal Order, stamps (Segnatasse Per Vaglia), 1925 set UM, Sass 1/6. Cat. €700 £150.00 £120.00
1391
 M
JUBALAND OLTRE GIUBA Parcel Post 1925 set very fine M, Sass 1/13. Cat. €900 £185.00 £190.00
1392
 M
JUBALAND OLTRE GIUBA Postage Dues (Segnatasse) 1925 set fine M, Sass 1/10. Cat. €500 (10) £100.00 £88.00
1393    M
SASENO 1923 overprinted set fine M, Sass 1/8. Cat. €160 (8) £40.00 £44.00
1394    M
SASENO 1923 overprinted set fine M, Sass 1/8. Cat. €160 (8) £40.00 £36.00
1395    M
 Used
SASENO 1923 overprinted set M (50c pulled corner perf), extra 20c shade + 10c, 15c & 30c FU, scarce, Sass 1/8. Cat. €400 (12) £80.00 N/S
 
   
       
   
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