LEVANT  -  OFFICES

228

Anatolia:  1923 B.C.I.  Adalia Branch Env.to Venice fkd pair 25c. Michetti cancelled en route at Rhodes.  Unusual.

50

230

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Gerusalem:  1909-1911 set unmounted mint. Sass. 1-8  €5000

250

231

o

Gerusalem:  1909-1911 set fine used.  Sass. 1-8  €3250

200

232

Salonicco:  1932 15c. p.stat. card, uprated block of four Virgil 15c. Salonika to Rome cancelled Greek cds.  Uncommon acceptance.

25

236

Tunisi:  1864 Wrapper to Genova frkd VEII 40c. tied 'Tunisi * Poste Italliane' cds.  Routed through Cagliari

25

238

Valona;  Undated ppc to Citta di Castello frkd 5c. Leone cancelled violet d.c. 'Distaccamento Per La Mare * Valona.  Censored

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OFFICES  IN   C H I N A -   PEKING

239

o

1917  '2 cents' on 5c. Leone fine used.  Sass. 1  €650

40

240

o

1917  '4 cents' on 10c. Leone fine used.  Sass.  2  €650

40

241

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1917-1918 set mtd mint (most unmtd)  Sass. 8-12  €1400

80

242

o

1917-1918  20c. Michetti fine used.  Sass. 12  €600

40

243

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1917-1918 L5 floreale unmounted mint.  Sass. 16  €225

20

245

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1918-1919 '1 cents' on 2c. unmounted mint.  Variety  "Cents"  instead of "Cent".  Sass. 20A  €1000

80

246

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1918-1919 '40 Cents' on L1 mounted mint.  Sass. 26 €1375

80

247

o

1918-1919  '2 dollars" on L5 fine used. Signed Enzio Diena. Sass. 17   €1600

150

248

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Express: 1918 '12 cents' on 30c. unmounted mint. Sass. E2  €700

40

249

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Express:  1918 '12 cents' on 30c. fine used.  Sass. E2  €900

60

250

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Segnatasse:  1918 set of three mounted mint.  Sass. 6-8  €1000

60

251

o

Segnatasse:  1918 set of three fine used.  Sass. 6-8  €2400

100

T I EN T S I N

252

o

1917 Surcharged set fine used.  Sass.  1-3  €6800

400

253

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1917-1918 set mounted mint,   Sass. 4-13  €1400

80

254

o

1917-1918 Turin ptg. set fine used.  Sass. 4-13  €2500

180

255

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1918-1919 surcharged set mounted mint.  Sass. 15-23  €2500

180

256

o

1918-1919 set complete to L1 fine used.  Sass. 15-22  €2400

180

257

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Express:  1918 '12 cents' on 30c. mounted mint.  Sass. E2 €280

15

258

o

Express:   1918 '12 cents' on 30c. fine used.  Sass. E2  €900

60

259

o

Segnatasse:  1918 surcharged set of three fine used. Sass. S.9 €2400

180

260

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Segnatasse: 1919 set unmounted mint.  Sass. 9-12  €325

20

261

1940 Env. to U.S.A. frkd L1,25 Imperiale cancelled  "Battag. Italiano In Cina  * Tientsin"

50

F I U M E

262

o

1918-1919 Harvester set used.   Sass.    4-23  €10,000

100

263

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1920 "Valore Globale" set mounted mint. Sass. 99-111 €240

18

264

o

1923 L5 San Vito fine used.  Variety bistre-oliva. Sass. 201A €6500

200

265

Air: 1937 Env. to London frkd pair 50c. & L1,25 Children's Charity cancelled cds.  Sass. €120

10

266

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1945 'Lire 16' on 75c. RSI Drummer, no wmk, mounted mint. Variety  Surcharge misaligned left.  Sass. 21ei  €4500

180

267

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Segnatasse:  1918-1919 Ovptd Hungarian set mounted mint. Sass.  4-12    €4300

150

268

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Segnatasse:  1921 Optd. "Valore Globale' set mtd mint except '0.20' on 45 olive used.  Includes Variety  "L100" on 2 Cor. with overprint "Segnatasse" at top and bottom.  Sass. €6000

200

269

VEGLIA: 1805 EL to "Al Caffe de Postino", Rome from the Bishop of the Archdiocarssi of Scutari then at Veglia.  Disinfected on  arrival at Venice.

50

270

o

Veglia - Express: 1930 '30; on 20c. + '50' on 5c. tied to pieces by cds.    Sass. E1-E2  €500

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GENERAL   COLONIES

271

o

1932 Garibaldi set fine used.   Sass. 1-10   €300

28

272

o

1932 Garibaldi post + air sets fine used.  Sass. S.2  €600

50

273

o

1932 Dante Alighieri post + air sets fine used.  Sass. S5  €340

30

274

o

1932 Dante Alighieri set fine used.   Sass. 11-22  €180

15

275

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1933 Eritrean centenary post + air  sets marginally unmounted mint.    Sass. S.7   €2000

170

276

o

1933 March on Rome set fine used.  Sass. 32-411  €550

40

277

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1934 World Football Cup post + air sets unmounted mint. Sass. S.12   €2250

180

278

**

1934  L5 Football World Cup unmtd mint.   Sass. 49  €300

30

279

o

1934 Football World cup post + air sets fine used. Sass. S.12  €900

80

280

Air:

1932 Dante Alighieri set fine used.  Sass. A8-A13  €340

30

281

o

Air:  1932  L100 Dante fine used.   Sass. A14   €220

18

282

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Air:  1933 Eritrean Centenary set unmtd mint.  Sass. A15-21 €1000

80

283

o

Air: 1933 March on Rome set fine used.  Sass. A22-A29  €550

50

AFRICA  ORIENTALE  ITALIANA

284

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1938 Set + Express unmounted mint.  Sass. 1-20, E1-E2  €975

60

285

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Air: 1938 set + Air Express mint, most unmtd. Sass. A1-A13  €390

25

286

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Air: 1941  L1 Hit. & Mus. unmounted mint.  Sass. A20  €900

80

A E G E A N

287

1924 Reg. Env. to Boston, USA frkd L2 floreale of Italy cancelled 'Rodi' cds. On rev. "Servizi Postale Rodi (|Egeo) cds. Sass. €5000

250

288

o

1940 1st Overseas Fair post + air sets fine used on pieces with 'Posta Aerea * Egeo' cds cancel. Sass. S.22  €110

10

289

1944 (May) 30c. Illustrated p.stat.  reply card to Cuneo, uprated 50c. Air canc. Posta Aerea cds.

15

290

o

Express:  30c. + L1,25 of Italy canc. single ring '6 LUG' date stamp of Rhodes.

15

291

Caso:  1917 Env. to Ismalia, Egypt frkd optd. 25c. Michetti cancelled 'Poste Italiane * Cassos (Egeo)' cds.  Censored.

20

292

Leros:  1918 Censored env. to France frkd 25c. canc. '`Poste  Italiane * Leros (Egeo). Bears 'Censore N.1' cachet.

20

293

Scarpanto: 1913 censored env. to Athens frkd 25c. cancelled 'Poste Italiane * Scarpanto (Egeo)' cds. Censor cachet & strip.

40

294

Simi: 19193 Env. to Vienna frkd 25c. (on reverse) cancelled Poste Italiane  * Symi (Egeo) cds.

30

295

Simi: 1916 Censored env. to Zurich frkd 25c. cancelled 'Poste  Italiane * Simi (Egeo) cds.  Censored and at Milan.

25

C I R E N A I C A

296

o

1923 Propaganda Fide set fine used with Derna cds. Sass. 1-3 €350

30

297

**

1923 Propaganda Fide set unmounted mint.  Sass. 1-3 €135

10

298

**

1924.  L5 Manzoni unmtd mint.  Signed.  Sass.  16  €1500

120

299

o

1924  Manzoni set fine used  with Derna cds cancel. L5 signed Diena.   Sass.  11-16  €6100

400

300

**

1925 Anno Santo set unmounted mint.  Sass. 17-20  €75

6

301

*

1925-1926 L1,25 Jubilee, Perf. 11, mtd mint.  Variety Imperf vertical at right. Signed Diena.  Sass. 24ab  €3200

200

302

**

1925-1926  L1,25 Jubilee, Perf. 13 1/2, unmtd mint. Sass.26 €2250

180

303

o

1926 St. Francis set fine used.  Sass. 27-31  €220

20

304

**

1926  L5 St. Francis marginal unmtd mint.  Variety Imperf. horizontally at base.  Sass. 31ca   €3000

150

305

**

1927  60c. Pro Milizia marginal unmtd mint.  Variety Imperf horizontally at top.   Sass. 39b  €3000

180

306

**

1930 Pro Milizia set unmounted mint.  Sass. 68-71  €900

70

307

1932 Env. to Germany frkd strip of four 50c. air + Gen. Cols. L1,25 Dante canc. Bengasi cds. Bears red boxed Munich air transit.

30

308

1932 Ppc to Florence frkd 20c. Sibilla canc. BARCI cds.

10

309

o

1934 Naples Fair post  + air sets fine used.  Sass. S.22   €400

30

311

o

Air:  1933 Zeppelin Flight set fine used with "Bengasi 25.5.33" cds cancel.  Sass. A12-A17   €1650

120

312

o

Air:  1933 L44 Balbo Flight tied to piece by Bengasi cds.  Signed Raybaudi.   Sass. A19  €825

80

V  A R I O U S

314

SMIRNE - Maritime:  1913 blank 10 para p.stat. card to Bromberg, Germany canc. "R. Nave * Roma" cds.  Also bears unusual oval squared circle "R. Nave * Servizio Postale  " date stamp.

10

315

**

Libia - Recapito Autorizzato:  1941  10c. Perf. 14 unmounted mint. Sass. 2   €125

10

316

*

Somalia: 1934 Duca del Abruzzi set mtd mint. Sass.185-192 €340

30

317

*

Eritrea:  1934 Duca del Abruzzi set mtd mint.  Sass. 213-219 €220

20

318

*

Aegean - Air:  1944 War Charity set mtd mint.  Sass. 56-59  €240

20

319

*

Somalia - A.F.I.S. - Pacchi: 1950 set mtd mint.  Sass. 1-9 €375

30

E R I T R E A

320

o

1863 set fine used.   Sass. 1-11  €1200

100

321

**

1893 2oc. Umberto unmounted mint. Sass. 5  €800

60

322

**

1893  25c. Umberto unmounted mint.  Sass. 6  €3000

150

323

*

1895-199 Umberto set mounted mint.  Sass. 12-18   €100

10

324

1897 Env. to Turin franked 20c. Umberto canc. CHEREN cda

15

325

**

1903 Floreale set unmounted mint.  Sass. 19-29  €4000

300

326

*

1903 Floreale set mounted mint.  Sass. 19-29  €1800

100

327

**

1903  L5 floreale unmounted mint,  Sass. 29  €220

20

329

*

1914 Palazzo & Ploughing set mtd mint.  Sass. 34-37 €850

70

330

*

1916 Red Cross set mounted mint. Sass. 41-44  €160

10

331

Undated ppc of Cairo to Cagliari frkd 'Cent. 20' on 15c. Palazzo fine used Eritrean cds.   Sass. €220

20

332

**

1919-1920 15c. floreale & 60c Michetti unmounted mint.  Sass. 47-48  €150

10

334

*

1922 Surcharged Somalia set mntd mint. Sass, 54-60  €100

10

336

o

1924  Manzoni set fine used.   Sass. 71-76  €6100

400

336A

**

1924 'C2 Eritrea' surcharge on 1b of Somalia ~ interpanneau block of eight unmounted mint.  Sass. 80p €3000 for a pair. Full Ceremuga certificate. Rare item   €6000+

400

337

**

1925 20c. + 30c. Michetti & L2 floreale mint. Latter two unmtd Sass 93-95  €500

30

338

*

1926 75c., L1,25 & L2,50 floreale , block opt., mounted mint. Sass. 113-115   €550

40

339

**

1928-1929 7 1/2 + 50c. Parmeggiani unmounted mint.   Sass. 142-143  €450

30

340

**

1930 Pro Milizia set unmounted mint.  Sass. 170-173  €900

70

341

o

1931 L5 St. Anthony fine used.  Sass. 194   €110

10

343

Air: 1937 Env. to Milan frkd 50c. VEIII + pair L2 Africani canc. Asmara cds.

15

344

*

Air:  1936 set mounted mint.  Sass. A17-A26  €200

18

346

*

Express:  1907-1920 set mounted mint.  Sass. E1-E2  €200

15

347

o

Pacchi:  1927-1937 L2 block of three canc. complete Asmara cds. Sass. 26   €200

15

348

o

Segnatasse: 1903 set fine used.   Sass. 1-11  €2450

100

349

o

Segnatasse:  1903 Lire 10 fine used.  Sass. 11  €1100

50

350

*

Segnatasse:  1903 L50 & L100 mounted mint.  Sass. 12-13 €1800

100

351

o

Segnatasse:  1920-1926 set fine used.  Sass. 14-24  €4000

100

354

o

Servizio Commissioni:  1916 set fine used.  Sass. 1-3  €650

40

E T H  I O P I A

355

**

1936 Set unounted mint.  Sass. 1-7  €500

30

L I B I A

356

*

1912-1915  set mounted mint.  Sass. 1-12  €1400

100

357

o

1912-1915 set fine used.   Sass. 11-12   €1100

80

358

**

1912-1915 15c. Michetti unmtd mint.  Key value. Sass.5 €1175

80

359

**

1912-1915  Lire 5 unmtd mint. Key value. Sass. 11  €1750

120

360

o

1912-1915  Lire 5  floreale fine used.  Sass. 11.  €800

60

361

**

1912-1915 Lire 5 floreale, Type 1, unmounted mint.  Variety red frame misaligned high.  Full Raybaudi cert.  Sass. 11a  €800

70

362

o

1916 Red Cross set fine used.  Sass. 13-16  €150

10

363

o

1921 set fine used.  Sass. 21-32  €350

30

364

*/o

1921 "Pittorica" set mtd mint except 30c. used.  Sass. 21-32 €1100

60

365

o

1921 15c. "Pittorica" fine used.   Variety "Without Wmk" Sass. 25x

25

368

**

1921 L10 Victory unmounted mint.  Sass. 32  €1250

80

369

o

1921 L10 Victory Perf. 13 1/2 x 14 fine used.  Sass 32 €240

20

370

o

1922 Victory set tied to small pieces by SUK EL GIUMA cds. cancel.  Scarce cds.  Sass. 34-37

10

371

*

1922 10x. Victory mtd mint.  Variety Overprint Inverted at top.    Sass. 35a  €2000

150

372

**

1924-1929 10c. nero/carmine unmounted mint.   Variety Centre Inverted.   Sass. 47ac   €560

40

373

*

1924-1929 10c. nero/rosa vertical mounted mint pair. Variety Imperf. between.   Sass. 37p   €1100

80

374

**

1924-1929  20c unmounted mint  Variety Centre Inverted. Sass. 49ac  €400

25

375

**

1924-1929 30c. galley marginal unmounted mint horizontal pair. Variety Imperf. Between.   Sass. 50t  €1500

100

376

**

1926-1929 20c. 'Sibilla' Perf. 11 horizontal marginal pair unmtd mint. Variety Imperf. Between. Sass. 54g.  €5000

200

377

**

1926-1929 60c. 'Sibilla' bottom right corner copy unmounted  mint.  Variety Imperf. at base.  Sass. 56d   €600

40

378

**

1926-1929 Lire 2 'Sibilla' marginal unmounted mint.  Variety Watermark letter.  Sass. 57i  €180

15

379

*

1926-1930  10c. Perf. 11, mtd mint.  Variety  Centre misaligned left.  Sass. 61b   €180

10

380

**

1926-1930  15c. Perf. 11, unmounted mint  Sass. 62  €2500

200

381

o

1927 1st Tripoli Fair set + Express tied to pieces by fine TARHUNA cds cancel.   Sass. 69-71 + E14/15.  €300

30

382

1927 Reg. commercial env. to London frkd various (L2,35) including strip of three 15c. Perf. 11 + block of four 1c. Legionnaire on reverse cancelled Tripoli.

15

383

o

1928 2nd Tripoli Fair set tied to pieces by complete Tripoli cds. Sass. 72-77   €110

15

384

Thematic:  1929 Env. to Milan frkd 550c. galley cancelled Bengasi. Bears large illustration of tennis racket.

5

385

*

1929 3rd Tripoli Fair set mounted mint.  Sass. 81-86   €440

40

386

o

1929 3rd Tripoli Fair set tied to pieces by Fiera cds cancel. Sass. 81-86  €750

70

387

*

1929  Ll,25 3rd Tripoli Fair mtd mint.  Variety  Centre misaligned left.   Sass. 84a

18

388

o

1930 4th Tripoli Fair set tied to pieces by full 'Fiera" cds. cancel. Sass. 87-93    €375

30

390

*

1931  5th Tripoli Fair post, air & Express sets mounted mint. |Sass. S.20  €340

30

391

1932 Env. to Germany frkd Libia 50c. galley + Gen. Colonies 25c. + L1,25 Dante Alighieri canc. Poste Aerea * Bengasi. €350

30

392

o

1933 7th Tripoli Fair post + air sets fine used.  Sass. S.35  €1850

120

393

1933 Reg. Env. to Frankfurt fkd 50c.(2), 75c & L,25(2) cancelled Tripoli.  On rev. 'Amb Roma-Firenze-Milano 194' TPO cds.

15

394

o

1934 8th Tripoli Fair post + air + Express set fine used, Sass. S27 €2000

180

395

1934  Env. to  Germany frkd 5c.-L1 (11 diff. values) cancelled Tripoli cds.   Colourful.

20

396

1935  Ppc to Turin franked 15c. Perf. 11 cancelled Posta Militare  N. 90 cds.  Sass. €220

18

397

o

1937  Lire 5 'Victory' no watermark, fine used. Sass. 144  €650

50

398

o

1937  Lire 10, Perf. 11, tied to piece by BARCE cds.  Sass. 45 €750

60

399

**

1940  Lire 5 unmounted mint.    Sass. 163  €900

80

400

o

1941  Lire 5 fine used.    Sass. 163  €300

20

401

1941  Axis Alliance set fine used.   Sass. S.45   €220

20

402

Air: 1942 Env. to Genova with mixed franking of  50c.(3) air + Italy 50c.(2) Imperiale air canc PM 260 cds.

15

403

Air: 1927 Ilus. env. to Germany frkd L1,25 floreale + 75c. air of Cirenaica cancelled BARCE cds. Routed via Rome

25

404

**

Air:  1933 7th Tripoli set unmounted mint.  Sass. A8-A13 €750

70

405

Air:  1937 Env. to Milan frkd 50c. galley + 50c. Air canc. Tripoli.

10

408

*

Pacchi: 1915-1924 Top three values - L12, L15 & L20 mntd mint.   Sass. 11-13  €840

60

409

*

Segnatasse: 1913 set mounted mint.  Sass. 1-10  €300

25

410

**

Segnatasse: 1913 5c. horizontal strip of three unmounted mint. Variety Opt. misaligned to base. Sass. 1c  €225

20

411

**

Recapito Autorizzato: 1929 10c. Perf. 11 & Perf. 14 unmounted Mint.   Sass. 1-2   €675

40

412

o

Servizio Commissioni:  1915  60c. fine used.  Sass. 2  €230

18