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Auction 36
Public Auction
25 | November | 2023   15:30 H
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Lot #CountryImages DescriptionStarting PriceRealized Price
95 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, folder letter sent from Torino on 31/3/1963 to Ariano under-franked with 15ct light blue (Sassone n 12a) several seals applied to justify taxation. DEFINITELY INTERESTING LETTER from ITALY to AUSTRIAN TERRITORY.
€ 100
Unsold
96 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, trans-border folder letter sent unpaid from MANTOVA on 11/6/1963 to NOVELLARA via Milano and Reggio Emilia. DEFINITELY INTERESTING LETTER from AUSTRIAN TERRITORY to ITALY.
€ 100
Unsold
97 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, folder letter sent from ROMA on 9/2/1871 to Nepi via Civitacastellana, franked 20ct blue (Sassone n 26) cancelled by MUTE GRID of ROME. INTERESTING LETTER.
€ 40
Unsold
98 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, envelope sent from ROMA on 2/2/1872 to Mr. Franco Mellerio in PARIS France via Lanslebourg attested by entry datestamp on 4/2/1872. Franked 40ct with scarce combination of 10ct ochres in pair and 20ct blue stamp (Sassone n 17 and 26) all cancelled by MUTE GRID of ROME. Handwritten "Benediction de Pie IX a' la famille Mellerio". On the back orange seal "LP", Legatio Pontifice in Lat...in, for "Papal Legation"?. SURELY INTERESTING COVER. read more
€ 100
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99 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, LATI air service. Envelope sent on 5/1/1940 from Valdagno by air service to Quito, Ecuador, where it arrived on 23/1/1940. High postage of 96 Lire for double rate letter and eighth air rate at 11,75 each 5 grams. Using the three high values of the Imperial stamp issue 20L, 25L and 50L. Arrive in Quito on 23/1/1940. G. Bottacchi certificate. PROBABLY THE ONLY RECORDED ENVELOPE WITH ...THIS HIGH FRANKING COMBINATION. Italia ed area, servizio aereo LATI. Busta spedita il 5/1/1940 da Valdagno attraverso il servizio aereo LATI per l'Equador. Alta affrancatura perfettamente in tariffa di lettera doppio porto ed ottavo porto aereo. Utilizzando tra l'altro i tre valori piu' alti della serie imperiale: il 20 Lire, il 25 Lire ed il 50 Lire. Arrivo di Quito al verso del 23/1/1940. Certificato G. Bottacchi. PROBABILMENTE UNICA BUSTA CONOSCIUTA CON QUESTA COMBINAZIONE. read more
€ 2,500
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100 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, two incoming post cards sent by artist Osvaldo Borsani to his family displaced in Cosenza. Respectively sent from Monte Carlo Principality of Monaco on 23/11/1942 and Saint-Raphael France on 3/12/1942. Both censured by local Italian military authority that removes the stamps to check for any messages underneath them and applies the purple seal "ASPORTATO DALLA CENSURA" (REMOVED FRO...M CENSORSHIP"). REALLY SCARCE.read more
€ 80
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101 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, incoming post card sent on 12/1/1943 from Marseille by artist Osvaldo Borsani to his family displaced in Cosenza. Censured by German military authority that having just occupied part of the French Mediterranean coast. Also from this post card stamp was removed to check messages under it most probably by Italian censor authority that applies the purple seal "ASPORTATO DALLA CENSURA"... (REMOVED FROM CENSORSHIP"). RARE.read more
€ 100
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102 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, Registered censored air mail cover sent from Milano on 2/3/1968 to Baghdad Iraq. High franked paying 635 Lire for 40gr weight using 5L Italian towered together 40L, 90L and 500 Lire "Giro D'Italia" cycling stamp set (Sassone n 1068 & 1045/147). On the back Baghdad arrive cancel and n 87 military censor control seal. SCARCE DESTINATION.
€ 100
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103 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, AOI Eritrea advertising Official Service cover "Governor of the Eritrean Colony" sent from "MASSAUA MAR ROSSO" on 15/5/1893 to San Giovanni A Teduccio via Naples Italy. Franked with 20ct overprinted stamp "COLONIA ERITREA" (Sassone n 5). SCARCE ADVERTISING COVER.
€ 100
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104 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, AOI Eritrea small cover for business cards sent from Asmara on 15/8/1893 to a Captain on 35 Fantery in Udine. Franked with 2ct overprinted stamp "COLONIA ERITREA" (Sassone n 2). VERY NICE COVER.
€ 40
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105 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, AOI Eritrea, official advertising cover (on back) "Colonia Eritrea Ufficio Tecnico" sent from Massaua to Italy on 23/4/1896. Also on the back interesting official seal "Colonia Eritrea - Ufficio del Genio", immediately after the Adua (Adwa) battle. Franked with 20ct overprinted stamp "COLONIA ERITREA" (Sassone n 5). SCARCE COVER.
€ 40
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106 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, AOI Eritrea, incoming Egyptian post card sent from "DUANE ALEXANDRIE" on 20/3/1905 to Asmara Eritrea (9/4/1905) via Suez (30/3/1905). Interesting military receiver. NICE.
€ 10
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107 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, AOI Eritrea, Registered advertising cover of "Regia Nave Avviso BARBARIGO" sent from MASSAUA on 22/7/1906 to Constantinople (6/8/1906) via Suez and Alexandria (31/7/1906). Franked with the scarce 50ct violet overprinted stamp "COLONIA ERITREA" (Sassone n 27). SCARCE.
€ 100
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108 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, AOI Eritrea, free paid postage for POW sent from Asmara on 15/6/1917 to Germany by a Civilian Prisoner of War detained in Asmara in "Concessione Innocenti" (a special camp?). Three censorship control marks applied. CERTANLY SCARCE.
€ 80
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109 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, AOI Eritrea, stationery card of 10ct uprated by 5ct green stamp sent from Saganeti on 16/4/1919 to Naples Italy (Filigrano n C15 mill 16. Sassone n 34). INTERESTING.
€ 20
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110 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, AOI Eritrea, front of cover sent from Massaua on 25/7/1934 to Torino, Italy. Franked with complete issue "Onoranze al Duca degli Abruzzi" (Michel n. 213/219). NICE AND SCARCE.
€ 100
€ 100
111 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, AOI Eritrea, 1936 lot of MNH/MH/Used fourteen Eritrean stamps with three types of Commemorative overprints for the capture of Addis Ababa on May 1936, some inverted and one cover sent by air mail from ADDIS ABEBA on 17/6/1936 to Asmara (18/6/1936) franked with three stamps overprinted "ITALIA ADDIS ABEBA 1936 - MAGGIO A-XIV", the 2ct with red overprint inverted. Even if these are u...nofficial overprints existing many falsifications. VERY RARE.read more
€ 600
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112 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area. AOI Ethiopia CRASH MAIL, 1936 free Military stationery card uprated with 75ct red stamp (Sassone Eritrea n 200) for AIR MAIL service, sent from OM HAGER on 20/9/1936 to Castel San Pietro. Sent by air mail using the ALA LITTORIA air route Addis Abeba-Asmara-Bengasi-Siracusa-Roma unfortunately, the plane suffered an accident in Benghazi, so the justifying special seal "Ricuperata Inc...endio idrovolante I-RODI" (Recovered Seaplane Fire I-RODI) was affixed to the mail recovered from the sea. RARE THE POSTCARDS WITH THIS ACCIDENT JUSTIFICATION SEAL.read more
€ 400
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113 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, AOI Ethiopia, postcard of Tana lake from Gondar sent from GORGORA' AMARA on 29/3/1939 to Essen Germany. Franked 75ct using 25ct Er. and 50ct AOI air stamp (Sassone n 207 and AOI n A2). SCARCE CANCEL.
€ 120
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114 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, Alto Adige/South Tyrol MERANO, band sent from ALGUND on 3/12/1918 franking with auxiliary post 2 h. green mixed with pair of 1h Austrian tax due stamp (Sassone n 4 & Michel n 58). NICE AND SCARCE.
€ 150
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115 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, Alto Adige/South Tyrol, advertising music shop cover sent by EXPRESS Registered services from "BOZEN 1" on 13/3/1919 to Switzerland, franked with strip of five and single 20h/20ct stamp overprint "Venezia Tridentina", one copy with variety "i" broken (Sassone n 30fa). VERY NICE AND SCARCE.
€ 150
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116 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, Alto Adige/South Tyrol, Italian 10ct parcel post form issued for occuped territories overprinted TRENTINO, sent from "MERAN 4b" on 12/4/1919 uprated by 50ctc and 60ctc overprinted stamps in Corona's currency (Sassone n 4 & Michel n 58). NICE AND SCARCE.
€ 150
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117 ITALY AND AREA
Italy and Area, Alto Adige/South Tyrol, Austrian parcel post form issued for occuped territories overprinted 12ct/12h and VENEZIA TRIDENTINA, sent from "BOLZANO FERR N2" on 16/7/1920 uprated by Italian 40ct, 50ct and 1Lr stamps. NICE AND SCARCE.
€ 150
Unsold