Lot 2476 /oItalian Area, Group, 19th and 20th Century accumulation with the majority of value in pre-1940 Italy, mint including Scott #26, 47-8, used including 49, 72 (4), plus small stockbook of used postage dues, also Colonies, San Marino, Italian Social Republic, Italian Occupation of Lubiana, some n.h. throughout, owner's Scott $10K+, plenty of interesting material to go through, generally fine to very fine.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Lot 2477 /oItaly, Collection, 1863-1952, well formed collection on Scott album pages; mostly mint with a high degree of completion; starting with 1862 issues with a few reprints noted, following Kings definitive issues appear to be complete and virtually complete, 1922 Philatelic Congress set, 1924 Mazoni set and better 1930's sets, back-of-the-book with semi-postals lacking only the BLP overprints, airmails virtually all mint including 1930 7.70l Squadron, 1933 Balbo pair and all the good sets present, 1934 Gold Crown airpost official (CO2, cat $875), all delivery issues present, Pneumatic complete, newspaper, dues parcel posts complete, military, occupation and a few states issues; with condition above the norm throughout, a must see to appreciate.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Lot 2478 /oFiume, Collection, 1918-24, well formed collection on Scott album pages; mostly mint with the occasional used, includes complete mint 1918 Hungarian issues including the scarce high value (needing to be checked for genuine), later regular issues approaching completion, back-of-the-book issues complete; with condition above the norm throughout, a must see to appreciate.
Estimate $300 - 400.