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Lot 12596

Italy, 1928, Emmanuel Philibert complete (Scott 201-210), 10 values, without perf varieties, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.
Sassone 226-238. Scott $535 .
Suggested Bid $200
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Current Bid$100
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Lot 12597

Italy, 1929, Monte Cassino Abbey complete (Scott 232-238).
Sassone 262-268. Scott $105 .
Suggested Bid $20
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Current Bid$10
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Lot 12598

Italy, 1932, Fascist Government 10th Anniversary regular issues complete (Scott 290-305), o.g., F.-V.F. Scott $183 .
Suggested Bid $70
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Current Bid$38
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Lot 12599
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Italy, 1933, Holy Year regular issues complete (Scott 310-314), fresh and clean, Very Fine. Scott $248 .
Suggested Bid $60
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Current Bid$30
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Lot 12600

Italy, 1934, World Soccer Championship complete (Scott 324-328), o.g., lightly hinged, F.-V.F. Scott $95 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Current Bid$26
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Lot 12601
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Italy, 1935, Bellini regular issues complete (Scott 349-354), F.-V.F. Scott $204 .
Suggested Bid $40
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Current Bid$20
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Lot 12602

Italy, 1979, 3000L Italia, head and perforations shifted variety (Scott 1293 var), left margin single, o.g., never hinged, striking, Very Fine, signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1460b; €9,000 ($10,120).
Suggested Bid $140
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Current Bid$70
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Lot 12603

Italy, 1979, 3000L Italia, fading rose variety (Scott 1293 var), right margin vertical strip of 5, a weak print of the central vertical strip in red, most visible on the middle stamp, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F., unlisted, signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1460 var.
Suggested Bid $225
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Current Bid$120
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Lot 12604

Italy, 1979, 4000L Italia, shifted head and perforations variety (Scott 1294 var), top margin single, a pretty example, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F., unpriced in CEI, signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1461b.
Suggested Bid $120
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Current Bid$60
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Lot 12605

Italy, 1979, 4000L Italia, paste-up strip (Scott 1294 var), left margin vertical strip of 4, "re-joined paper" variety, in the original Italian; a real looker, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F., rarely found, signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1461d; €50,000 ($56,250).
Suggested Bid $750
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Current Bid$375
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Lot 12606

Italy, 1980, 50L Rocca di Calascio, yellow shifted upwards variety (Scott 1412 var), o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F., signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1527f; €3,750 ($4,220).
Suggested Bid $60
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Current Bid$30
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Lot 12607

Italy, 1980, 100L Aragonese Castle, one or more colors shifted variety (Scott 1415 var), the black strongly misregistered, giving rise to a ghost castle, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1530d; €3,250 ($3,660).
Suggested Bid $60
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Current Bid$30
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Lot 12608

Italy, 1980, 100L Aragonese Castle, color and registration variety (Scott 1415 var), right margin vertical pair, blue missing; the black out of alignment, giving rise to a ghost castle, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F.+, a fun error, unlisted, signed Avi, his 2010 SBPV certificate accompanying.
Sassone 1530 var.
Suggested Bid $140
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Current Bid$70
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Lot 12609

Italy, 1980, 450L Castle of Bosa, shifted colors variety (Scott 1425 var), bottom margin single, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F., unlisted, signed Avi, accompanied by his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1540 var.
Suggested Bid $180
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Current Bid$90
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Lot 12610

Italy, 1980, 450L Castle of Bosa, shifted perforations variety (Scott 1425 var), right margin horizontal pair, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, unpriced in CEI.
Sassone 1540b.
Suggested Bid $180
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Current Bid$90
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Lot 12611

Italy, 1980, 500L Castle of Rovereto, shifted perforations and weak print variety (Scott 1426 var), vertical strip of 4, the top two stamps a grand example of the Italian "disappearing print" (progressively, in this case), o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F., signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1541b+1541d; €12,000 ($13,500).
Suggested Bid $180
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Current Bid$90
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Lot 12612

Italy, 1980, 500L Castle of Rovereto, shifted perforations variety (Scott 1426 var), o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F., signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1541b; €3,250 ($3,660).
Suggested Bid $60
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Current Bid$30
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Lot 12613

Italy, 1980, 600L Scaligero Castle, imperforate at top variety (Scott 1427 var), top margin single, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F., signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1542b; €9,000 ($10,120).
Suggested Bid $140
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Current Bid$70
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Lot 12614

Italy, 1980, 700L Castle of Ivrea, shifted perforations and missing value varieties (Scott 1428 var), vertical pair, the pair misperforated (CEI #1543b), the bottom with denomination omitted (CEI #1543c), o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F., signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1543b+1543c; €15,750 ($17,720).
Suggested Bid $180
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Current Bid$90
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Lot 12615

Italy, 1980, 700L Castle of Ivrea, perforations & colors shifted variety (Scott 1428 var), a striking registration error, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F., signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1543b; €3,250 ($3,660).
Suggested Bid $50
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Current Bid$26
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Lot 12616

Italy, 1980, 1000L Castle of Montagnana, colors & perforations shifted variety (Scott 1431 var), bottom margin single, o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F., signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1546b; €3,250 ($3,660).
Suggested Bid $60
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Current Bid$30
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Lot 12617

Italy, 1990, 750L Rocca di Urbisaglia, shifted perforations variety (Scott 1659 var), a striking double-shift of the perforations, resulting in parts of four stamps showing, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1543Ab; €3,250 ($3,660).
Suggested Bid $80
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Current Bid$40
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Lot 12618

Italy, 1990, 750L Rocca di Urbisaglia, green faulty (Scott 1659 var), upper right corner margin block of 4 showing, to varying degrees, the error, which the Italians call "stampa in basso evanescente" ("the stamp disappears at the bottom"): a weak or nearly non-existent printing of the green at the base of the design; a striking error, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, unlisted, signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1543Ag; €30,000 as singles ($33,750).
Suggested Bid $375
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Current Bid$190
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Lot 12619

Italy, 1988, 650L National Soccer Championships, error of color (Scott 1743 var), the "Milan blue"--with yellow omitted, green areas of issued stamp appear blue, o.g., never hinged, turn Italy's own goal to your collection's advantage, signed Avi, with 2005 SBPV/ASEP photo certificate.
Sassone 1954B; €27,000 ($30,380).
Suggested Bid $1,100
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Current Bid$550
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Lot 12620

Italy, 1992, 850L Castle of Arechi, shifted perforations variety (Scott 1866 var), o.g., never hinged, pristine, F.-V.F., signed Avi, with his 2010 SBPV certificate.
Sassone 1544Ab; €3,250 ($3,660).
Suggested Bid $70
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Current Bid$36
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Lot 12621

Italy, 2004, 45c Venus of Urbina, Missing Value (black) (Scott 2447 var), complete pane of 100, an astonishing variety without denomination, o.g., never hinged, Post Office Fresh, Very Fine, catalogs at €450 each stamp, with 2016 SBPV/ASEP Avi certificate.
Sassone 2370Aa; €45,000 ($50,620).
Suggested Bid $1,200
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Current Bid$600
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Lot 12622
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Italy, 1923, Black Shirts complete (Scott B17-B19), F.-V.F.
Sassone 147-149; €600 ($680). Scott $480 .
Suggested Bid $80
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Current Bid$40
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Lot 12623

Italy, Airmail, 1930, 7.70L Balbo Trans-Atlantic Flight (Scott C27), used on piece, F.-V.F., scarce.
Sassone 25. Scott $1,600 .
Suggested Bid $600
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Current Bid$300
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Lot 12624
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Italy, Airmail, 1932, 100L Dante Alighieri Society (Scott C34), F.-V.F.
Sassone 41. Scott $950 .
Suggested Bid $300
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Current Bid$150
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Lot 12625
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Italy, Airmail, 1933, Balbo Trans-Atlantic Flight complete (Scott C48-C49), F.-V.F., C49 signed.
Sassone S.1509 var. Scott $4,000 .
Suggested Bid $1,200
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Current Bid$600
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Lot 12626
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Italy, Special Delivery, 1903-33 complete (Scott E1-E15), F.-V.F. Scott $310 .
Suggested Bid $110
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Current Bid$55
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Lot 12627
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Italy, Special Delivery, 1903-25 complete (Scott E1-E13), F.-V.F. Scott $237 .
Suggested Bid $80
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Current Bid$40
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Lot 12628
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Italy, Postage Due, 1884-1903, 50L-100L complete (Scott J21-J24), F.-V.F. Scott $210 .
Suggested Bid $80
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Current Bid$40
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Lot 12629
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Italy, Officials, 1875, 2c-10L complete (Scott O1-O8), F.-V.F.
Sassone S.1700. Scott $479 .
Suggested Bid $180
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Current Bid$90
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Lot 12630

Italy, Parcel Post Authorized Delivery, 1966, 70L green (Scott QY12), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine. Scott $45 .
Suggested Bid $10
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Current Bid$5
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Lot 12631
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Italy, Parcel Post, 1884-86, 10c-1.75L complete (Scott Q1-Q6), Fine.
Sassone S.2100. Scott $477 .
Suggested Bid $180
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Current Bid$90
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Lot 12632
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Italy, Parcel Post, 1884-86, 20c blue (Scott Q2), F.-V.F.
Sassone 2. Scott $175 .
Suggested Bid $60
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Current Bid$30
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Lot 12633

Italy, Parcel Post, 1945, overprinted issue complete (Scott Q37-Q48), o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F. Scott $150 .
Suggested Bid $60
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Current Bid$30
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Lot 12634

Italian C.L.N. Local: Arona, 1945, 1.25L ultramarine (Sassone 22), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, only 120 were issued, signed Ghiglione.
Sassone €2,700 ($3,040).
Suggested Bid $200
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Current Bid$110
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Lot 12635

Italian C.L.N. Local: Cuvio, 1945, Bandieri Brothers, both types in se-tenant pairs (Sassone 1-6/S.10-11), o.g., lightly hinged, Very Fine, only 300 mint sets were issued, plus another sets of pairs were affixed to envelopes.
Sassone €5,000 ($5,620).
Suggested Bid $400
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Current Bid$200
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Lot 12636

Italian C.L.N. Local: Ponte Chiasso, Special Delivery, 1945, 1.25L green (Sassone 14), o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F. Exceedingly rare; only 50 issued.
Sassone €9,000 ($10,120).
Suggested Bid $800
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Current Bid$400
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Lot 12637

Italy: Fiume, 1920, 1L d'Abruzzi, imperf between (Scott 95 var.), horizontal pair, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Suggested Bid $50
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Current Bid$26
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Lot 12638

Italian Post Offices Abroad, 1881, 5c to 2L complete (Scott 12-17), o.g., F.-V.F. Scott $148 .
Suggested Bid $55
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Current Bid$28
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Lot 12639
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Italian Offices in Tripoli, 1909, selection of 9 different (Scott 2//8, E1), F.-V.F.
Suggested Bid $60
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Current Bid$30
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Lot 12640

Italian Offices in Smyrna, 1922, Surcharged Issue complete (Scott 9-13), o.g., never hinged, F.-V.F. Scott $44 .
Suggested Bid $22
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Current Bid$11
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Lot 12641
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Italian Occupation of the Aegean Islands, Airmail, 1933, Balbo Flight triptych (Scott C26-C27), F.-V.F. Scott $330 .
Suggested Bid $120
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Current Bid$65
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