STOCKHOLMIA 2019 Private Treaty Sale

Lot 55

Italian States: Sicily, 1859, Ferdinand II, ½g orange (Scott 10. Sassone 1), a lovely horizontal strip of 4 (positions 84-87), clear to large margins except barely shaved at upper right, tied by ornamental frame cancels on an 1860 folded letter from Catania to Messina; postmarked 1 Feb Catania c.d.s. and boxed "Affrancatura Insufficiente"; backstamped Messina on 3 Feb; magenta docketing impinges at lower right, Very Fine; signed Asinelli, Em. Diena, A. Diena, with 1973 A. Diena certificate.

Sassone €37,500 ($42,040).


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