Lot 681 /A.M.G., 1948-54 Issues Complete, Corner Inscription Blocks of Five, complete set of the 28 stamps, many are o.g. never hinged, #1 gum tone spots, #13 light margin crease, Very Fine. Scott No. 33//195.
Sassone No. 1-28 Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Lot 682A.M.G., 1950, 20l violet, inverted overprint error, well centered within large margins, rich color, o.g., lightly hinged, corner creases, Very Fine appearance. Sassone No. 73a.
Scott No. 74 var. Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
ONE OF ONLY FOUR RECORDED EXAMPLES OF THE INVERTED OVERPRINT ERROR, OF WHICH ONLY TWO ARE MINT.
Lot 683A.M.G., 1950, 200l olive brown, perf. 14x13¼, nicely centered with strong color, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine and scarce perf. variety. Sassone No. 107/II.
Scott No. 108 Estimate $400 - 600.
Lot 684A.M.G., 1952, 60l black and blue, pair with inverted overprint and left missing overprint, bottom margin error pair, full o.g., very lightly hinged, F.-V.F. Sassone No. 159a.
Scott No. 159 var. Estimate $500 - 750.
Lot 685A.M.G., Parcel Post, 1949, 10l violet pair with 5.5mm overprint spacing, centered right, bright and fresh, o.g., hinge remnant, Fine, Only 300 pairs issued; with 1952 Mondolfo certificate.
Scott No. Q18 var. $2,000.