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Castelrosso: 1922 set unmounted mint.   Sass. 1-9  €900

90

2

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Castelrosso: 1923 map set unmounted mint.   Sass. 10-14  €100

10

3

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Castelrosso: 1923 map set fine used.   Sass. 10-14  €225

20

9

1930 ppc to Leros frkd 20c., Perf. 12, canc. Rodi (Egeo) cds.

5

14a

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1934 Football World Cup post + air sets fine used.  Sass. S14 €1850         

150

15

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1934 Football World Cup 20c. unmounted mint.  Sass. 75  €360

35

16

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1934 Football World Cup 25c. unmounted mint.  Sass. 76  €360

35

17

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1934 Football World Cup 50c. unmounted mint.  Sass. 77  €1200    

120

18

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1934 Football World Cup L5 unmounted mint.  Sass.79  €360

35

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1940 ppc to Milan frkd 10c. Perf. 14, canc. P.M. 550 cds. Bears straight- line & underscored censor cachet.

5

25

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1943 Charity post + express sets unmtd mint.  Sass. S. 24  €2000    

200

30

Air:  1931 Env. to Bologna frkd 50c. Castle, Perf. 12 + 50c. Imp. Air of Italy canc. ‘Posta Aerea * Rodi (Egeo) cds. Mixed franking.

15

44

Calimno: 1914 Reg. env. to Rome frkd 50c. canc. cds.   Sass. €380

35

45

Calimno: 1915 Reg. env. to Rome frkd 50c. canc. cds.  Sass. €380

40

50

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Carchi: 1916-1922 ‘Cent 20’ on 15c., 20c. unwmk & wmkd, 15c. Leone unmounted mint.    Sass. 8-11 (4 vals)  €587

55

52

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Carchi: 1932 Garibaldi set unmounted mint.  Sass. 17-26  €600

60

58

Cos:  1914 Reg. env. to Rome frkd 50c. canc. cds.  Sass. €380

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60

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Cos: 1916 ‘Cent. 20’ on 15c. Mich. unmounted mint.   Sass. 8  €65

6

64

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Leros:  1916-1922 ‘Cent. 20’ on 15c., both 20c. Michetti + 15c. Leone unmounted mint.    Sass. 8-11   €980

90

81

Piscopi:  1914 Env. to Rome frkd optd. 25c. cancelled cds. Sass. €150

15

91

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Rhodes:  1932 Garibaldi set unmounted mint.   Sass. 20-29  €600

60

97

Simi:  1914 Env. to Rome frkd 25c. Michetti canc. cds.  Address panel covered up in part.    Sass. €150

10

101

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Simi:  1932 Garibaldi set unmounted mint.  Sass. 17-26  €600

60

106

Stampalia:  1918 Reg. express env. frkd ‘Cent. 20’ on 15c. + 50c. tied cds. Obverse also bears fine “Kanina (Valona) Ufficio Postale Italiano” arrival cds.   Rare combintions of marks and franking.Sass. €630

80

LAKE  MAIL  -  MAGGIORE

108

1879 10c. p.stat. card to Luino from Intra canc. “Arona-Magadino (N.2)”

15

109

1879 Env. to Switzerland frkd VEII 5c. + 20c. orange canc. barred ‘9’ of Como.  On reverse, Arona transit + “Arona – Magadino (N.1)” cds.

15

113

1895 ppc to Germany frkd 10c. Umb. canc. “Nat. Arona – Locarno * “ cds.

10

115

1902 ppc to Uk frkd 10c. Umb. canc. “Arona-Locarno (1)” cds.

10

116

1900 ppc to Miasino, Riviera d’Orta from Cannero  frkd 10c. Umberto cancelled “Locarno-Arona (2)” cds.

10

117

1901,1905,1911 ppcs from Pallanza  & Baveno to Germany & UK bearing “Natte.’; “Nat.” & “Natante” Locarno-Arona cds respectively.      (3)

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118

1905 Env. to Edinburgh frkd 25c. floreale canc. “Arona-Locarno (3) cds. On rev.. “Edin.h & Newcastle S.T. Day Mail” TPO cds.

20

119

1912 ppc to London from Pallanza frkd 10c. Leone canc. fine “Locarno- Arona (2)” cds  with 8-bar lunettes.

10

120

1915 ppc to London frkd 5c. tied by small (30m) 2-line “Servizio Postale/ Sul Lago Maggiore” cachet.  Taxed 1d. on arrival.

25

121

1910 ppc of Isola Bella to UK frkd 10c. Leone canc. “Locarno-Arnona (3)”

10

122

1909 ppc from Pallanza to Lausanne frkd 10c. Leone cancelled two-line “Servizio Postale/Sul Lago Maggiore” cachet.

20

123

1907 ppc to UK frkd 10c. Leone canc. “Arona-Intra * “ cds.

18

124

1910 ppc to London frkd 10c. canc. “Locarno-Arona (3)” Blue cds.

15

125

1910 ppc to UK frkd 10c. canc. “Locarno – Arona (1)” cds.

10

126

1911 ppc to Portugal frkd 10c. canc. “Natante Arona-Locarno” cds.

10

128

1906 ppc to Belgium frkd 5c. canc. “Laveno-Gallarate-Milano” cds.

15

129

1920 ppc to London frkd 10c. canc. “Natante Locarno-Arona” cds.  Clear lunettes.

10

130

1924 ppc to Milan frkd 5c. canc. “Locarno-Pallanaza (1)” cds.

15

131

1924 ppc to UK frkd 10c. Leone + 50c. Mich. canc. “Locarno-Arona” cds.

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L A K E   G A R D A

136

1905 ppc to UK frkd pair 5c. canc. “Servizio Postale sul Lago di Gada (2)”

10

K I N G D O M

143

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1862 10c VEII used with ‘Sciacca’ (prov. Agrigento) cds. Variety Imperf. at base.  Sass. 1k   €900

60

144

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1863 15c. ‘Quindici’ used with part Genova cds. Type 1. Sass. 12  €40

4

145

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1863 15c. ‘Quindici’, Type 1, unused block of 25.  Sass. 12  €1500

50

146

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1863  L2 VEII mounted mint.  Sass. L22   €225

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147

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1863  L2 VEII fine used.   Sass. T.22  €160

15

149

1864 EL to France frkd 5c.(2) + 30c. VEII, London ptg., canc. Milan cds. Sass. €375+

30

150

1869 Double weight env. to Tunis frkd two 40c. tied numeral cancel of Livorno.    On reverse, Cagliari transit and ’Tunisi * Poste Italiane’ cds. Will open.

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151

1869 EL to Turin from Baldonniche frkd 20c. VEII canc. numeral cancel of  OULX. Obverse also bears BLUE 2-line TRAFORO/MONCENISIO.  A collettorie cachet used when building the tunnel of Mt. Cenis.  Rare.

80

152

1870 Reg. env. to Marisor, Transylvania from Longarone franked 30c + 40c. VEII canc. ‘2614’ a punti. Bears boxed RADOCETANDETT.  Annotated ‘4½gr/’.   Various cancels on reverse.

50

153

1873 Env. to Cincinnati, USA, frkd 5c., 10c. & 40c. VEII tied numeral cancel of Turin.  Tricolour franking. 

30

154

1873 Env. to Ohio frkd 5c., 20c. & 30c. VEII tied numeral cancel of Rome. Routed via London.  Fine 3-colour franking.  

40

155

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1878 ‘2 C’ surcharge on Officials set fine used.   Sass. 29-38  €175

15

156

1879 Wrapper to Strangolagalli frkd 20c. VEII (Sass. 27) with bar cancel. Obverse also bears d.c. dateless ARNARA cancel. Rated RRR. Signed Sorani.

25

157

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1879 20c. Umberto mounted mint.  Signed Diena.  Sass. 39  €280

25

158

1879(c) Wrapper to Maclodo frkd 5c. Umb. with ‘1275’ barred cancel + cursive BRANDOCO collettorie cachet.  Turned & frkd pair 1c.

15

159

1885 Mourning env. to Cotorro, Cuba frkd pair 20c Umberto canc. Turin cds.  Routed via New York.  Scarce destination.

25

160

1885 Wrapper to Pesfina Cremonese frkd strip of 3 + pair 2c. tied cursive GABBIONETA collettorie cancel. On obverse, same-named octagonal rural date stamp.  Routed via Cremona.     Fine and rare.

50

161

1886 Reg. env. to Vienna frk 50c. Umb. canc. Barred ‘206’ of Rome. Fine.

10

162

1888 photo card of Italian army observation balloon trial visited by a great number of military on horseback.  Frkd 2c. canc. Napoli cds and addressed to Palermo .    Rare card.

25

163

o

1889 L5 Umberto tied to piece by Roma cds.   Sass.49  €2500    

180

165

o

1890 Parcel post set optd for ptd. paper rate and surcharged ‘Cmi.. 2’ mounted mint.   Sass. 50-55  €220

20

166

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1891-1896  Umberto set mounted mint.  Sass. 59-64  €400

40

167

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1891-1896 5c. Arms mounted mint.  Full Bottacchi cert. Sass. 59 €320

30

168

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1901 “Floreale” set unmounted mint with addtl. dark shades for 1c., 2c., 5c. and 25c..  Full Diena cert. for 40c. & 50c. Sass. 68-78 €11075. (15 vals)    

800

169

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1901  50c. floreale mounted mint.  Sass. 76  €1400

80

170

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1901   L1 floreale unmtd mint. Variety green floral frame misaligned (2mm) Sass. 77o   €125

10

171

o

1901  L5 floreale used.  Variety red floral frame misaligned right. Sass. 78o  €200

15

172

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1906 ‘C. 15’ on 20c. floreale unmounted mint.  Sass. 79 €275

20

173

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1906 10c. Leone vertical marginal pair unmtd mint.  Variety Offset. Sass. 82s   €50

5

175

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1910 Garibaldi Risorgimento & Plebescite pairs unmounted mint.  Full Diena certificate.   Sass. 87-90  €2400    

200

176

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1910 Garibaldi pairs mounted mint.  Sass. 87-90  €600

50

177

o

1911 50th Anniv. of Unity Exhibition set fine used.  Sass. 92-95  €225

20

178

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1911  5c. 50h Anniv. Unity mtd mint.  Variety Perf. 13½. Sass. 93a €250

20

179

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1911 5c. 50h Anniv. Unity unmounted mint.  Variety Perf.  13½.  Sass. 93a €625

50

180

o

1912 Venice Campanile pair fine used.  Sass. 97-98  €100

8

181

1917 Illus. lottery card for War Orphans to Geneva frkd 5c. + 10c. Leone cancelled Carrara cds.

10

182

o

1921 Venezia Giulia annexation set fine used.  Sass. 112-115  €200

16

183

o

1921 Dante Alighieri set fine used.   Sass. 116-118   €120

10

184

o

1922 Mazzini set fine used.  Sass.  128-130  €165

15

185

1923 ppc to Trieste frkd 20c. Mich. tied by double oval “Brescia – Vaglia * Risparmi” date stamp.   Scarce cancel.   (pws)

10

186

o

1923 March on Rome set fine used.   Sass. 141-146  €180

15

187

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1923 March on Rome set mounted mint. Sass. 141-146  €100

10

188

o

1923 L1 Manzoni fine used.  Sass. 155   €1200

80

189

o

1924 Holy Year set fine used.  Sass. 169-174   €225

20

190

o

1925-1926  L1,25 Jubilee Perf. 11 fine used.   Sass. 191  €220

20

191

1925 Reg. env. to Geneva frkd block of four 50c. Michetti cancelled Domodossola cds.

10

192

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1926 St. Francis set with both 30c. & L1,25 unmounted mint.  Full Diena certificate for L1,25 Perf 14.  Sass. S.39   €1600    

150

193

o

1925  L1,25 St. Francis Perf. 14  fine used.   Sass. 156   €55

5

194

1926 Env. to Paris frkd L2 floreale canc. Oggebrio cds. Sass. €100

10

195

o

1926 Pro Milizia set fine used.   Sass. 206-209   €600

50

196

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1928 Pro Milizia set mounted mint.  Sass. 220-223   €140

14

197

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1919 Montecassino set mounted mint.  Sass. 262-268  €50

5

198

Hotel: 1929 ppc to London  frkd 75c. floreale canc. “Milano *  Hotel Principe E Savoia” cds.

10

199

o

1930 Pro Milizia set fine used.   Sass. 2727-275   €1000

80

200

o

1932 Dante Alighieri set fine used.   Sass. 303-314   €1200    

100

201

o

1933 Holy Year set fine used.   Sass. 345-349   €350

28

202

1935 National Fascist Party ptd env. to Quarto Dei Mille bearing red 0,50 PNF meter mark of Milan.    Fine.

10

203

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1935 Pro Milizia set  + 50c. air mounted mint.   Sass. S.80   €57

5

204

o

1935 Bellini post + air sets fine used.   Sass.  S.83   €2050    

180

206

1937 ppc of helmeted Duce on horseback to Germany frkd Augustus vals. to L1,25 incl. 15c. (6 vals) cancelled Trieste cds.  

10

208

o

1937 Augustus set fine used.  Sass. 416-425   €800

70

209

1937 Reg.  U.S. Consul ptd. env. to Zurich frkd various commems.  (8 vals) canc. Palermo.  On reverse, “Natante Palermo – Napoli” cds

10

210

o

1938 Proclamation of Empire post + air sets fine used.  Sass. S.94  €335

30

211

1940 Printed Postcard to Udine frkd 30c. Imp. canc. ‘Roma * Senato’ cds.

5

215

1941 Env. to California frkd L2 + pair Air L1 Imp. canc. ‘Ponte A Moriano * Lucca’ cds.   Censored

15

216

1941 Front to New York frkd Imp. Air L1(2) + Axis 75c. & L1,25 cancelled Moltrasio cds.   Censor strip.

10

218

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Air:  1926-1928 set mounted mint.   Sass. A2a-A7  €180

15

219

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Air:  1927 ‘Cent 50’ on 60c. + ‘Cent. 80’ on L1 mtd mint.   Sass. A8-9 €100

10

220

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Air:  1927 ‘Cent 50’ on 60c. + ‘Cent 80’ on L1 unmounted mint. Sass. A8-A9  €250

20

221

o

Air:  1933  L2,25 Air Express fine used.   Sass.  A44  €300

25

222

o

Air:  1936 Horace set fine used.   Sass. A95-A99  €975

80

223

o

Express:  1832 March on Rome pair fine used.  Sass. E17-E18  €240

20

224

o

Pneumatic Mail:: 1925 40c. fine used.   Sass. 9  €750

70

225

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Pacchi:  1884-1886 set fine used.  Sass. 1-6   €575

30

226

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Segnatasse:  1869 10c. used with ‘Budrio’ cds. cancel. Sass. 2 €100

10

227

Segnatasse: 1870 Local Naples wrapper bearing 10c. due. Sass. 2 €300

25

228

Segnatasse: 1871 Unfrkd EL to Venice from Corfu bearing 60c. p. due cancelled boxed ‘Venezia Arrivo’ date stamp

40

229

Segnatasse : 1872 Unfkd EL to Genova from Jacmel, Puerto Rico bearing 30c., 40c. & L1 p. dues.  Reverse also bears London transit cds.

80

230

Segnatasse: 1880 Local Florence Strade Ferrate Romane unfrkd way bill bearing 10c. p. due canc. cds + ‘Annullato’. Annotated on reverse (will open) “Not known in casa Senigallia + handstamp ‘Non Conosciuto’.

20

231

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Segnatasse: 1884 L50 & L100 fine used.   Sass. 15-16  €200

15

233

Segnatasse:  1900 ppc to Ficuzza from Palermo frkd 5c.  Taxed and 5c. postage due affixed and tied by squared circle Ficuzza d/stamp.

10

234

Segnatasse: 1907 ppc to Bologna from Egypt frkd 2m. Taxed & 20c. p. due affixed.  Bears Alexandria dispatch cds.

10

235

Segnatasse;  1904 ppc to Turin from Nice frkd 5c.  Taxed “1½” and 5c. & 10c. postage dues affixed.

10

236

Segnatasse:  1914 Unfrkd French army privilege card to Naples taxed & pair of 10c. p. dues affixed cancelled Portici cds.

10

237

Segnatasse:  1933 Unfrkd Reg. Atti Giudiziari env. to Reggio Emilia bearing 5c., pair 40c. + L2 p. dues.  Sass. €550

40

237a

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Publicity:  1925 25c. Piperno mounted mint.  Sass. 6  €2500    

200

M I L I T A R Y

240

1940 (c) Greek letter sheet to Rome bearing fine censor cachet + 3-line red Camp President cachet.  Wasn’t a prisoner long

5

242

Albania:  1942 Env. to Rome frkd pair 50c. Imp. canc. P.M. 49 then ‘Posta Volante in Berat’.

10

244

1943 ppc from Naples frkd pair 15c. Imp. to 642 Camp Hospital, 5th Alpini Division, P.M. 204.  Bears very large “Non Grecia” (not Greece) cachet.

10

246

1945 Italian Red X card from Rome to an American-born Italian POW at Oran, Algeria.  Bears U.S. oval censor cachet.

5

247

1945 Post-war Red X card to Britain,  Camp 564 from Rome.  V. fine.

5

REPUBBLICA  SOCIALE  ITALIANA

248

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1944 30c., 50c. & L1,25 unmtd mint, Florence printing in caminio lillaceo. L1,25 signed.    Sass. 492/1-493/1 & 495/1. Sass. S.106 €500

50

249

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1944 War Propaganda set opd. GNR mounted mint.  Sass. 13-24 €220

20

249a

o

Pacchi:  1944 L2, L10 & L20 fine used.  Full Bolaffi  certificate.  Sass. 43, 45 & 46  €19,750  

1500

250

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Segnatasse: 1944 L2 optd fasces tied to piece by cds. Sass.69  €60

5

L U O G O T E N EN Z A

252

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Pacchi: 1946 set mounted mint.   Sass. 60-65  €160

12

253

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Segnatasse:  1945 set fine used.  Sass. 86-96   €130

10

254

o

C. L. N. - Arona: 1945 set fine used on pieces.  Sass. 1-10  €900

75

255

o

C. L. N. - Arona:  1945 30c. drummer fine used.  Variety unwatermarked Sass. 17  €4500    

200

256

o

C. L. N. - Arona – Express:  1944  L1,25 tied to piece by cds. Very fine. Sass. 18   €350

30

R E P U B L I C

257

1949  Env. to Switzerland frkd L6, L15 Donizetti & L15(2) Bassano Bridge cancelled Milano cds. 

10

258

1949 ppc to Geneva frkd L25 Democratica canc. “Roma * Assemblea Mondiale Della Sanita”  Fine.

5

259

1949 Env. to Switzerland frkd L20(3) Sanita cancelled ‘Roma * Assemblea Mondiale Della Sanita”  cds.

10

263

o

1951 Florence International Gymnastic Concorse set fine used.  Full Diena certificate.    Sass. 661-663  €2250    

200

264

Express: 1949 Env. to Fribourg frkd L20 + Risorgimento L100 cancelled Milano cds.    Sass.  €700

50

266

Segnatasse:  1946 Env. to Este frkd pair L2 canc. Venezia.  Taxed and L1, L5 & L10 Luogotenenza p.dues applied.

10

267

Segnatasse:  1947 Unfranked env. to Messina from Catania.  Taxed and L20 Luogotenanza postage due applied.

10

268

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1960-1979 Both mint and used collection in ptd album with useful perf. & watermark  study of the Michelangelesco and Siracusa issues.  100s.

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