C O L O N I E S   -   E R I T R E A

516

*

1895-1898 Set mounted mint.    Sass. 12-18   €80

8

517

**

1903 Floreale set unmounted mint.   Sass. 19-29   €3750    

300

518

*

1903 Floreale set mounted mint.   Sass. 19029   €1500    

120

519

1907 Unsealed env. sent ptd. paper rate to Milan franked pair 1 cent. canc. Asmara.  Variety Overprint at base.  Sass. 2b  €300   Scarce.

30

520

**

1908-1909  ‘C. 15’ on 20c. floreale unmtd block of six.  Sass. 30 €2400    

100

521

1909 ppc of Aden to Turin frkd 2c. cancelled Asmara cds.

18

522

*

1916 Red Cross set mounted mint.   Sass. 41-44  €140

10

523

1917(c) Ppc of Cairo to Cagliari frkd ‘Cent. 20’ on 15c. Palazzo cancelled cds. Opt. misaligned left.  Sass. €200

20

524

1919 ppc of Asmara to Rome fkd pair 5c. Ploughing canc. cds. Sass. €200

15

525

*

1923 Propaganda Fide set mounted mint.   Sass. 61-64  €54

5

526

o

1924 Manzoni set fine used.   Sass. 71-76   €5500    

500

527

*

1926. 75c., L1,25 & L2,50 floreale, block  Eritrea opt. mounted mint. Sass. 113-115   €500

40

528

*

1927 50c. Volta mtd mint.  Variety ‘Stop; after “50”. Sass. 121a  €70

6

529

**

1929 Pro Milizia set unmounted mint.  Sass. 138-141   €70

6

530

*

1928-1929 7½c. & 50c. Parmeggiani lilla mtd mint.  Sass. 142-143  €160

15

531

o

1930  2c. Lancer fine used block of four.  Sass. 155  €140

10

533

*

1930 Virgil set mounted mint.   Sass. 179-187   €20

2

535

o

1933 “Africani” set fine used.  Sass.  203-212   €60

5

537

1935 Illustrated postcard of Asmara Cathedral to Florence frkd VEIII 30c. cancelled Posta Militare 70 cds.  Writer states regiment at ADUA.

20

538

1935 Env. to Rome with multi. (7) commem. frkg canc. P.M. 25

10

539

1936 Env. to Cremona frkd VEIII 50c. + L1 canc. CHEREN 33mm cds.

15

540

1937 Env. to Rome frkd VEIII 50c., L1 + pair 50c. airs cancelled  CHEREN 25mm barred lunettes cds.

20

541

1938 Env. to Pavia, roughly opened at right, frkd VEIII 50c. + L1 air cancelled SENAFE cds. 

10

542

1938 Env. to Cairo frkd L1 AOI (fault) + L2 and L5 airs cancelled Asmara. Sass. 800

40

543

o

Air:  1936 set fine used.   Sass. A17-A26  €110

10

544

*

Express;  1907-1921 set mounted mint.   Sass. E1-E3  €240

20

545

**

Express: 1927-1928 ‘L1,25’ on 60c. Perf. 11 unmtd mint. Sass. E9 €60

5

546

o

Express:  1935-1937  ‘L1,25’ on 60c. Perf. 13½ , black overprint, used. Sass. E10  €80

5

548

o

Pacchi:  1927-1937  Two L1 blocks of three fine used with” Asmara Pacchi”& “Asmara Eritrea” cds respectively.  Sass. 27 €420

30

549

o

Pacchi:  1927-1937  L2 block of three fine used with Asmara Pacchi cds. Sass. 28   €210

15

550

o

Segnatasse:  1903 set fine used.  Sass. 1-11  €2350    

180

551

o

Segnatasse:  1903  L10 fine used.   Sass. 11  €1100

70

552

*

Segnatasse:  1903   L50 & L100 mounted mint.  Sass. 12-13  €1625    

100

554

o

Segnatasse:  1920-1926 set fine used.   Sass. 14-24  €3750    

250

555

*

Segnatasse:  1920-1928   20c. mtd mint.  One of the two key values. Sass. 16   €1300

90

556

*

Segnatasse:  1920-1928   L2 mtd mint.   The other key value.  Signed Diena.    Sass. 22   €2600    

200

557

o

Servizio Commissioni:  1916 set fine used.   Sass. 1-3  €600

50

C O L O N I E S   -   E T H I O P I A

564

**

1936 set unmounted mint.   Sass. 1-7  €500

40

565

1936 FPC (map) to Naples canc. P. M. N. 106.  Writer at GIGGIGA

20

567

1936 Env. to Milan frkd Eritrea VEIII L2,50c.  + pair 50c. canc. ‘Addis Abeba * Etiopia’ cds.   Sass.   €300+

25

568

1936 FPC to Switzerland, uprated Eritrea ‘Aficani’ 5c. + 10c(2) & VEIII 20c. cancelled PM 210.  Date-lined ‘Addis Abeba’.

15

569

1936 FPC to Casel Monferrato canc. P.M. 210. Date-lined  DESSIE

10

570

1936 FPC to Messina canc. ‘P.M. 130E’ cds. Date-lined ‘Addis Abeba’.

10

571

1936 Env. to Asmara, Eritrea frkd 50c. + 75c. canc. Addis Abeba cds. Sass. €300+

30

572

1937 Env. to Turin frkd 50c.(5) cancelled HARRAR cds.

20

573

1938 Env. to Brisighella frkd Eritrea Air 50c. + L1(2) canc. Addis Abeba

15

574

1938 ppc to Ascoli Piceno frkd Eritrea 5c. ‘Africani’ block of four canc. DESSIE, Amara cds. 

15

575

1939 Reg. env. to Asmara frkd strip of three A.O.I. 75c. canc. GONDAR cds.    Sass. €275

25

576

1939 Env. to Milan frkd Eritrea 5c. + Air 50c. & L1, also A.O.I. 20c  canc. Addis Abeba

10

579

1940 Env. to Rome frkd AOI 50c. + Eritrea 25c. & L1 canc. Addis Abeba cds

10

C O L O N I E S   -   L I B I A

581

o

1912 Floreale overprinted  set fine used.   Sass. 1-12   €1000

80

582

*

1912 Floreale overprinted set mounted mint.  Sass. 1-12  €1300    

100

583

**

1912-1915.  Overprinted 10c. Leone unmtd mint horizontal strip of five. Variety Opt. misaligned right leaving stamp 1 without opt.  Sass.4/1gd €2000    

180

584

*

1912-1915  Optd. 20c. floreale mint block of four, one mounted. Variety Opt. misaligned to right.   Sass. 61ea  €280

20

585

o

1912-1915  L5 fine used.    Sass. 11  €725

50

586

*

1912-1915  L5 florealae mounted mint.   Sass. 11  €660

50

587

**

1912-1915  L5 floreale unmtd mint.  Variety  Red ornate floral ptg. misaligned upwards & left.   Sass. 11a   €1300

90

588

1915 Env. to Genova frkd 5c. of Italy canc. P. M. (5 Divisione) cds in Red.

15

589

1915 Unfrkd env. + letter to Alessandria bearing fine “Bengasi (Ufficio Corrispondenze)” cds + ‘Comando Presidio’ cachet.

10

590

*

1921 Pictorial set, Perf. 13½ x 14, mtd mint except 30c. used.  Sass. 21-32 €1020

80

591

o

1921  5c. Legionnaire, Perf. 14, block of ten used with Tripoli cds cancel. On Olive stationery.   Sass. 23.

10

592

o

1921  15c. used with Tripoli cds.  Variety Centre Inverted. Sass. 25c €380

35

593

o

1921 L5 ‘Victory’ fine used   Sass. 31  €30

3

594

*

1921  L5 mounted mint.  Variety Printing location pinhole mid-right. Sass. 31 var.

5

596

**

1922  5c. Victory unmtd mint vertical pair. Variety ovptd ‘BIA” only. Sass. 34h   €750

60

597

**

1924 55c. galley unmounted mint.   Sass. 52   €2500    

200

598

**

1926-1929 L2 Sibilla, Perf. 11, unmtd mint.  Wmk. letters. Sass. 57i €180

15

599

o

1926-1930 Pictorial set Perf. 11, no wmk, used.  The 1c. & 2c. not sent to Libia.    Sass. 60-65   €108

10

600

1926 EL to Milan frkd Sibilla 20c., 40c. &  60c. canc. Bengasi cds.

15

601

*

1928-1929 Addtl. defins. 7½c., L1,75 Parmeggiani, Floreale L1,25 mtd mint.    Sass. 78-80   €240

20

602

**

1928-1929 7½c. Parmeggiani unmtd mint block of four. Sass. 78  €96

8

603

1931 Env. to Germany frkd Gen. Cols. L1,25 Eritrean 50th Anniv. cancelled Tripoli cds..   Sass. €700

50

604

*/P

1932  VI Tripoli Fair 75c. mtd mint +  Imperf ungummed proof pair. Sass. 113 + P113   €450

40

605

**

1933  VII Tripoli Fair post + air sets unmounted mint.  Sass. S.25 €1000    

100

606

1934 ppc to Milan frkd 20c. VIII Tripoli Fair canc. Tripoli.  Sass. €300

20

607

**

1940  L5 no watermark, unmounted mint.   Sas. 163   €800

70

608

Air:  1933 Gen. Cols. 50th Anniv. Eritrea set to L10 (6 vals) cancelled Tripoli, addressed to Spigno Monferrato. Signed Metana

80

614

o

Pacchi:  1915-1924 set fine used.   Sass. 1-13  €2500    

200

615

o

Pacchi:  1915. The three top values – L1, L15, L20 mounted mint. Sass. 11-13   €850

80

616

**

Pacchi:  1915-1924  20c. Marginal unmtd mint.  Variety Overprinted ‘Libia’ on reverse.    Sass.  3b   €450

40

617

*

Segnatasse:  1915 L5 mounted mint.   Sass. 10  €130

10

619

**

Segnatasse:  1934  50c. unmounted mint.  Variety Small overpint 7mm instead of 8mm.  Unlisted.  Sass. 18 var.

25

624

**

Fezzan:  1951 Horseman set unmounted mint.   Sass. 14-23  €1200    

120

COLONIES   -   OLTRE   GIUBA

625

*

1925 set mounted mint.    Sass. 1-15   €660

50

629

*

Express:  1926 70c. & L2,50 mounted mint.   Sass. E.1, E2  €160

15

630

*

Segnatasse:  1926 set mounted mint.   Sass.  1-10  €1200    

100

631

**

Segnatasse Per Vaglia: 1925 set unmounted mint.  Sass. 1-6  €1600    

150

C O L O N I E S   -    S O M A L I A

632

*

1903 set in mint blocks of four, some marginal, lower pair unmounted mint.    Sass. 1-7   €2100    

150

633

o

1905 ‘Centesimi 15’ on 5. + ‘Centesimi 40’ on 10a fine used. Sass. 8-9 €2200    

200

634

**

1906-1907 set + ‘C.20’ on 2a. marginal unmounted mint blocks of four. Sass. S.3a   €1700    

150

635

o

1916 ‘C.5’ on ‘C.50’ on 5a + ‘C.20’ on ‘l Lira’ on 10a fine used.  Sas. 17-18

10

636

*

1916  Red Cross set mounted mint.  Sass. 19-22  €400

30

637

1922 “Missioni Della Consolata” ppc of nuns crossing a raging torrent, to Livorno frkd 20c. Michetti cancelled scarce HAFUN cds.

40

638

*

1923 Propaganda Fide set mounted mint.  Sass. 45-48  €54

5

639

*

1925-1926   60c. Jubilee, Perf. 11, marginal mtd mint.  Sass. 67  €320

30

640

**

1926-1930  75c. floreale marginal unmounted mint block of four.  Sass. 98 €3000    

200

641

*

1926-1930  L10 floreale mounted mint.   Sass. 104   €150

10

642

*

1928  7½c., 50c. & L1,75 Parmeggiani mtd mint. Sass. 116-118  €280

20

643

**

1929 Pro Milizia set unmounted mint.   Sass. 119-122  €70

6

644

**

1930 Pro Milizia set unmounted mint.  Sass. 140-143  €900

80

645

*

1930 Virgil set mounted mint.   Sass. 149-157   €20

2

646

*

1935 King’s Visit set mtd mint. Some unmtd incl. L25.  Sass. 199-212 €700

70

647

o

1935-1936  L2,25 Ostritch fine used.  Sass. 226  €1600    

150

649

1936 Env. to Brescia frkd vertical strip of five 50c., Perf. 14, cancelled Mogadiscio cds.

15

650

1937 FPC (map) to Naples canc. Benadir Cassim cds.   Scarce cancel.

40

651

1938 Reg. Env. to Rome frkd AOI L1,75 + Air L1 Augustus cancelled Mogadiscio cds.    Sass. €150

15

652

*

Air:  1934  Roma-Mogadiscio Flight set mtd mint.  Sass. A7-A16 €300

30

653

*

Pacchi:  1917-1919 set mounted mint.  Sass. 1-9  €1400    

100

654

*

Pacchi:  1923 ‘Somalia’ opt. set mtd mint.   Sass. 15-20  €1400    

100

655

*

Pacchi:  1923 “Besa” surcharge set mtd mint.   Sass. 21-24  €750

60

656

**

Pacchi:  1923 “Besa” surcharge set unmtd mint.  Sass. 21-24  €1500    

120

657

**

Pacchi:  1926 set unmounted mint.   Sass. 30-42   €2800    

200

658

o

Pacchi:  1926  L3 tied to piece by Mogadiscio cds.   Sass. 37  €120

10

659

o

Pacchi:  1928-1941 set fine used minus the rare & expensive L1 & L2 at €3500 and €4260 respectively.   Sass. S.58   €2250    

200

661

o

Segnatasse:  1906 20c. block of four with complete MERCA cds cancel. Sass. 3   €460.   Uncommon cds.

50

662

o

Segnatasse:  1906 30c. tied to piece by full ‘DANANE (Somalia Italiana)’ cds.  Very rare – not seen before.  (Now “El Dinane) Sass. 4

50

663

o

Segnatasse:  1906 40c. block of four canc. Mogadiscio cds.  Sass. 5 €560

40

664

o

Segnatasse:  1906  50c. block of four used with full MAHADEI-UEN cds. cancel.   Rare.    Sass. 6   €640

80

669

A.F.I.S. 1950 Env. to Florence frkd 20c. + air 65c. canc. Mogadiscio cds.

5

REPUBBLICA   SOCIALE   ITALIANE

685

*

Air:  1944 L2 opd. red G.N.R., Brescia printing., Type II, mounted mint. Sass. A125/II    €1500

90

L U O G O T E N E N Z A

691

(*)

1943 50c. ‘Wolf’ unused as issued. Variety Printed both sides & both without security background.   Sass. 515a  €260

20

692

(*)

1943 50c. ‘Wolf” unused. Variety Printed both sides – one Inverted. Sass. 515f

40

693

(*)

1943  50c. ‘Wolf’ unused pair.  Variety Imperf. Between. Sass. 515t  €1200

80

R E P U B L I C

695

1945 (July) Censored env. to Toronto, Canada, frkd two Imperiale 50c. optd. ‘P.M.’ and four L1 canc. Ragusa (B) A cds.

10

696

1945 (Sept) Advice of Receipt card from Spoleto to Cannara franked pair Imperiale L1 airs.

10

697

1945 (Dec) Roman Philatelic Dealers’ Convention  commem. ppc to Naples franked 80c. Democratica.  Rare singleton franking.

50

698

1946 Reg. HQ Cremona Inf. Regt. card to Caloveto asking for voting papers for a Lieutenant, unfrkd, cancelled Vercelli.

10

699

(*)

Polish Corps: 55g. Ancona, ungummed as issued, block of four.  Variety Violet grey and Imperf.  Sass. 6Bc  €2200    

100

700

1948 Intern. Phil. Congress, Merano.  Local env. frkd L10 Air + Democratica 40c., 60c., and strip of five 80c. canc. commemorative cds.

15

701

1948 L8 post. stat. card, uprated pair ‘Lire 6’ on L3 air for postage to Cyprus cancelled San Remo cds.

10

702

*

1948 Risorgimento set mounted mint.  Sass. 580-591  €260

20

703

*

1951 Florence Gymnastic set mounted mint.  Sass. 661-663  €120

10

706

1968 Spezia Police Fine env. sent unfrkd registered AR, leaving L350 postage to be paid by recipient.  

5

707

Air:  1947 Small env. to Co. Durham, UK, frkd L20 Centenary of Radio cancelled Verona cds.

10

708

Express:  1949 Card to Rome frkdL5 + L20 Venice Biennale cancelled ‘Espressi  Como’ cds.

5

709

Express:  1949 Mourning Env. to Alesandria frkd two L30 Express cancelled Rome cds.

5

710

Express:  1949 Mourning Env. to Alessandria  franked L60 Express cancelled Rome cds.

5

711

Express:  1949 Reg. Express env. to Ravenna franked L25 Democratica + two L15 Express cancelled Roma 15 cds.

5

712

Express:   1957 Reg. Express card to Turin frkd L55 Workers + L50 Express cancelled Pisa cds.

5

C R E T E

714

1903 ppc of King George to Rome frkd 2c. canc. ‘La Canea * Uff.o .  Postale Italiano’ cds.

20

716

1904 ppc to Caselli Kissamo, Crete from Neuchatel, Switzerland.  Bears Greek ‘Xania’ transit + d.c. “Canea * Ufo. Postale Italiano/Isola Di Creta” arrival handstamp.

20

717

Undated & unfrkd picture postcard of Italian Barracks at Canea sent to Bologna.

20

718

*

1905 set mounted mint.   Sass.  3-13   €1500    

100

718A

o

1905 set fine used.    Sass. 3-13   €1600    

120

719

1906 ppc to Florence redirected to Pracchie fkd pair 5c. tied by squared circle “La Canea * Uff.o. Postale Italiano.

20

720

1896 Local ppc to Canea frkd 2 lepta  bearing IEPAMETPA cds.

20

L E V A N T

723

o

1874 set used.   1c. has part cancel of ‘Assab’.  L2 doubtful & not included in catalogue value.     Sass. 1-8  €950

70

724

o

1874   L2 used with bar cancel.    Sass. 9  €1400

90

725

o

1878-1879  10c. canc. part ‘Piroscafi Postali Italiani’ + 20c. cancelled ‘235’ of Tunis.   Sass. 10-11  €85

8

726

o

1886-1883 Umberto set fine used.  Sass. 12-16   €187

15

OFFICES  ABROAD   -  CONSTANTINOPLE

728

1908 ppc to Bologna frkd pair ‘10’ para canc. ‘Costantinopoli (Pera) * Poste Italiane’ cds with 8-bar lunettes.

10

729

1909 ppc to Naples frkd ’10 para’ on 5c Leone cancelled ‘Costantinopoli (Pera) * Poste Italiane’ cds.

10

730

1909 ppc to Treviso frkd ’20 para’ on 10c. Leone cancelled single ring ‘Costantinopoli 1 * Poste Italiane’ cds. Very fine.

10

732

1911 ppc to UK frkd 10c. Leone optd. ‘Costantinopoli/20 para’ cancelled ‘Costantinopoli II’ single ring cds with vertical calender.

10

733

1911 ppc to Rome frkd 5c. Leone optd. ‘Costantinopoli /10 Para’ canc. ‘Costantinopoli II * Poste Italiane’ single ring cds with vertical calender.

10

734

1913 ppc to Naples frkd 10 para canc. ‘Costantinopoli   (Pera)’ cds.

10

736

1920(c) Printed picture postcard for the Carabinieri Reali detachment at Constantinople..   Unused.

10

737

1920 Env. to Bagni di Lucca frkd ’40 para’ on 25c. Mich. cancelled single ring ‘Costantinopoli 1’ cds.

10

739

1922 ppc to Rome frkd 25c. Mich. of Italy canc. ‘Costaninopoli * Poste Italiane cds.

10

OFFICES    ABROAD

740

*

CHINA - Peking: 1917-1918 set mounted mint.  Sass. 8-17  €1200    

100

741

SMIRNE:  1913 PPC to Alexandria frkd ’10 para’ canc. ‘Smirne * Ufficio Italiano’ cds.

15

743

TUNIS:  1869 EL to Genova frkd 40c. VEII canc. ‘235’ a punti with “Tunisi  Poste Italiane’ cds in association . Cagliari transit cds. on reverse

30

750

TUNIS:  1893 Env. to Milan frkd 20c. Umb. of Italy cancelled squared- circle “Tunisi” date stamp.

20

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