Lot 2719Italy, 1901, Victor Emmanuel III, 10c claret, tied by cds on post card to China, Tonkin transit and "Mong-Tseu-Chine, 28 Nov 05" arrival cds, F.-V.F. Sassone No. 71.
Scott No. 79 Estimate $100 - 150.
Lot 2720Italy, 1961, 205L rose lilac, Presidential Visit, the rare withdrawn error of design, accompanied by the regular issue set, o.g., never hinged, all fresh and pristine, a Very Fine set.
Scott No. 832a, 832-834 $1,524.
This error was purchased as a new issue from Sanabria for less than $1.
Lot 2721Italy, 1942, 50c-2l Unissued Tab set complete, set of three values, o.g., never hinged, strong bold color, bright and fresh, a Very Fine set.
Scott No. C13/C17 var. $1,400.
Lot 2722Italy & Colonies, 1890, 2¢ orange brown, bisected, Turin printing, left half used as 1c, tied by "Bardolino 7.10.1890" cds on folded letter to Garda correctly paying the 1c rate; cover with some staining at the top right, Fine and rare; with 2002 Colla certificate. Sassone No. T15 var.
Scott No. 25 var. Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
AN ENORMOUSLY RARE BISECT THAT IS NOT LISTED IN SCOTT OR SASSONE.
Lot 2723Italy & Colonies, 1896-97, 2c orange brown, 5c green, tied by blurry "Venetia 2 Ago 97" cds on cover to Munich, Germany, reverse with Aug. 5th arrival cds; slightly rough opening, F.-V.F.
Scott No. 74 (5), 75 (3) Estimate $100 - 150.
Lot 2724 /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 $500 - 750.
Lot 2725A.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 $200 - 300.
Lot 2726Trieste Zone A, 1948-49 "A.M.G. F.T.T." overprint sets complete, first three sets complete, o.g., never hinged, rich color, all fresh and pristine, Very Fine.
Scott No. C1-C16 $699.
Lot 2727Italian Local Issues, Castiglione D'Intelvi 1945, 1l on 20c rose, o.g., never hinged, fresh and pristine, Very Fine, a rare key local issue; with 2003 Raybaudi certificate.
Sassone No. 4 €2,400 ($2,640).
Lot 2728Italian Occupation of Montenegro, 1943, 50c-5l Airpost Issue, each bright and fresh, tied by Dec. 25, 1943 circular datestamps on cover addressed to Cetinje, Scott $700 off-cover, Very Fine., F.-V.F.
Scott No. 3NC1-4 Estimate $200 - 300.