Sale 337

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Lot 3558
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Lombardy-Venetia 1850-65, Selection of 14 different used, comprises #1, 2, 7a, 8, 8a, 9, 19, 20, 24, Austria P1, P1a, P6, P7 & P7a; all F-VF or better and all but the #1 & P1 are signed by Sorani, the #7a also accompanied by his certificate. An excellent group.
Scott $4,405
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Lot 3559
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Lombardy-Venetia 1858 Franz Joseph 2s yellow, type I (7a), beautifully centered with brilliant color, Revere c.d.s.s, Extremely Fine. Sassone 23 €1,200 ($1,656).
Scott $900

Expertization: signed Sorani.
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Lot 3560

Lombardy-Venetia 1858 Franz Joseph 5s red, type I (10a), original gum, lightly hinged, exceptionally fresh and Fine. Sassone 25 €3,200 ($4,416).
Scott $2,400

Expertization: signed Sorani.
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Lot 3561
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Lombardy-Venetia 1862 Franz Joseph 10s brown (14), fresh and bright, regummed, Fine. Sassone 34 €4,500 ($6,210).
Scott $3,250 for no gum
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Lot 3562

Lombardy-Venetia 1863 Double Eagle 3s green, perf 14 (16), bright color, original gum, fresh and Fine. Sassone 37 €7,000 ($9,660).
Scott $5,250

Expertization: signed Roumet and Sorani with the latter's 2006 certificate.
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Lot 3563
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Modena 1859 Provisional Govt. 5c green (10-11), both with large margins, hinged together as they would have been on a cover with full boxed "Finale di Modena" cancel, 15c with couple very light creases not apparent on face, otherwise Very Fine and most attractive. Sassone 12-13 €7,350 ($10,143).
Scott $4,700
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Lot 3564

Modena 1859 Provisional Govt. 15c brown (11), right sheet margin single with large margins and full original gum (small hinge remnant), tiny blue ink mark at extreme top edge, well clear of design (not mentioned on accompanying certificate). Sassone 13 €3,750 ($5,175).
Scott $2,350

Expertization: signed Sorani with his 2006 certificate.
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Lot 3565

Naples 1860 Cross of Savoy ½t deep blue (9), large to oversize margins with bright color and a neat boxed Annullato, small shallow thin spot; exceptionally fresh, Extremely Fine appearance. Sassone 16 €5,500 ($7,590).
Scott $3,800

Expertization: signed Pfenninger.
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Lot 3566

Papal/Roman States 1852, ½b black on dull violet (1), two vertical pairs, tied with vertical pair of 2b black on greenish white (2) on folded lettersheet to Viterbo, 6 Dec 1865, F-VF. Sassone 1A.
Estimate $300 - 400
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Lot 3567

Papal/Roman States 1852, 1b diagonal bisect (2b), tied by lozenge cancel on flap of folded prited circular postmarked Bologna, 12 May 1857 with handstamped "½" rate.
Estimate $200 - 300

Expertization: signed Em. Diena.
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Lot 3568

Papal/Roman States 1852, 2b black on yellow green, bisect (3c), horizontal strip of with only half of third stamp used with an 8b black (9) on folded letter from Ancona to Venice, 2 Sep 1860, Fine. The 13b rate paid postage from the Pontifical by Austrian steamer via Trieste.
Estimate $300 - 400

Expertization: signed En. Diena with his 1994 certificate.
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Lot 3569

Papal/Roman States 1852, 3b black on chrome yellow (4d), right sheet margin block of four with full margins all around, original gum, lightly hinged, exceptionally fresh and Extremely Fine. Sassone 4A €120 as singles ($166).
Scott $170 as singles
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Lot 3570
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Papal/Roman States 1852, 1sc rose (11), large margins to barely touching at right, lozenge cancel and bit of red transit at bottom, F.-V.F.
Scott $3,600

Expertization: signed Em. Diena.
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Lot 3571

Parma 1852, 5c black on yellow & 10c black on white (1, 2), horizontal strips of 3, both with four margins and light cancels, fresh and F.-V.F.
Scott $930 as pair+single

Expertization: signed Sorani.
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Lot 3572

Parma 1852, 40c black on blue (5), ample to large margins with deep color and large part original gum, large part o.g., F.-V.F. Sassone 5 €6,000 ($8,280).
Scott $2,900

Expertization: signed Sorani with 2006 certificate as original gum.
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Lot 3573
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Parma 1854-55, 5c-25c complete (6-8), all with four margins and bright colors, fresh and F.-V.F. Sassone 6-8 €2,550 ($3,519).
Scott $1,515

Expertization: signed Sorani.
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Lot 3574
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Parma 1854-55, 15c-40c complete (9-11), all with large margins margins and bright colors, fresh and Very Fine. Sassone 9-11 €1,850 ($2,553).
Scott $1,075

Expertization: signed Sorani.
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Lot 3575

Romagna 1859, 2b black on buff, diagonal bisect (3a), well tied across cut by clear "Argenta" straightline cancel, F.-V.F.
Scott $6,400 for full cover

Expertization: signed Em. Diena & Sorani.
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Lot 3576
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Tuscany 1860 Provisional Govt. 1c brown lilac (17), four full margins, neatly canceled, fresh and Very Fine. Sassone 17 €1,350 ($1,863).
Scott $1,400

Expertization: signed Sorani with his 2006 certificate.
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