I T A L I A N   C O L O N I E S

General:

303

*

1933 Eritrean Centenary set mounted mint.  Sass. 23-31  €400

40

304

**

1933 March on Rome set unmounted mint.  Sass. 32-41  €450

40

306

**

1934 Football World Cup set unmounted mint.  Sass. 46-50  €1000   

100

310

*

Air:  1933 Eritrean Centenary set mounted mint.  Sass. A15-A21 €400

40

311

**

Air:  1933 March on Rome set unmounted mint.  Sass. A22-A29  €450

40

312

**

Air:  1934 Football World Cup set unmntd mint.  Sass. A31-A317 €1000   

100

Africa Orientale Italiana:

313

1936 Env. to Rome frkd 50c. Somalia, Perf. 14, canc. GIGGIGA * HARAR cds.   Writer at AUBARRE.

30

315

**

1938 Augustus post + air sets unmounted mint.  Sass. S.4  €35

3

317

1938 Env. (no flap) to Rome frkd 50c. + Air L1 canc. Mogadiscio.

12

320

1940 Env. to Carpi frkd L1,75 tied ‘Asmara Ferrovia Arrivi’ cd.

25

321

1940 ppc to Naples frkd L1,25 tied DIRE DAUA * HARAR cds.

20

322

1940 Env. to Spoleto frkd pair L1 cancelled ‘P.M. N54 * A.O.I.’ cds.

25

324

**

Air:  1941 L1 Axis unmounted mint.  Sass. A20  €700

70

325

o

Air:  1941 L1 Axis fine used.   Sass. A.20  €300

30

A e g e a n:

326

1912 private photo card of PSITHOS to Belluno – 14 days after the battle against the Turks.  Franked pair 5c. Italy tied ‘P.M. 6A Divisione’ cds.

20

327

o

Air:  1932 Garibaldi set fine used.  Sass. A14-A20  €1850   

150

328

o

Air:  1933 Zeppelin set fine used.  Sass. A22-A27  €3000   

300

330

*

Castelrosso:  1924 set mounted mint.  Sass. 15-24  €40

4

333

**

Cefalonia E Itaca - Air: 1941 5d. unmtd mint pair.  Variety Overprint Inverted.   Sass. 4d.   

200

334

Kalymnos:  1929 Env. to France frkd L1,25 Castle, Perf. 12, canc. ‘Calino * (Egeo)’ cds.

10

335

o

Patmos:  1932 Garibaldi set fine used.  Sass. 17-26  €400

40

336

o

Piscopi:  1912 40c. used.  Variety Incomplete at top. Sass. 6A  €350

30

C I r e n a i c a:

337

*

1923 Propaganda Fide set mounted mint.  Sass. 1-4  €50

5

338

*

1925 Holy Year set mounted mint.  Sass. 17-22  €26

2

339

*

1925-1926 Jubilee set, Perf. 11 + L1,25 Perf. 13½ mounted mint. Sass. 23-26   €712

60

340

o

1926  St. Francis set fine used.   Sass. 27-31   €200

20

341

*

1928 Colonial Institute set mounted mint.  Sass. 32-37 

1

345

*

1930 Royal Wedding set mounted mint.  Sass. 60-62

1

348

*

Air:  1932 set mounted mint.   Sass. A1-A3  €16

1

E r i t r e a:

351a

1889 Env. to Trieste, Austria, frkd (on rev.) 5c. (fault) + 20c. Umberto tied boxed “(date) MASSAUA/SERVIZIO ITALIANA/DEL MAR ROSSO”.  Also on reverse,  Napoli transit cds.    Early maritime piece.   

150

352

o

1893 set fine used.   Sass. 1-11  €1200

90

353

*

1893  5c. mounted mint.  Sass. 3  €120

10

354

*

1893  20c. mounted mint.   Sass. 5  €300

25

355

*

1893  25c. Umberto mounted mint.  Sass.  6  €1100   

100

356

o

1893 60c. Umberto fine used.  Sass. 9   €100

10

357

*

1893  L5 Umberto mounted mint.  Sass. 11  €500

50

358

o

1895-1899 set fine used.  Sass. 12-18  €65

5

359

1900 early ppc of Egypt to Genova frkd 10c. Umb. canc. Massaua cds.

15

360

1902 Sepia photo-card of named officers to Stia frkdd 25c. canc. Asmara.

18

361

*

1903  25c. floreale mounted mint.  Perfect centering. Sass. 24  €550

50

363

**

1903  50c. floreale unmounted mint.  Sas. 27  €550

50

364

o

1903  L5 floreale fine used.  Sass. 29  €55

5

365

**

1903  L5 floreale  unmounted mint.  Sass. 29  €100

10

366

1904 Real Carabinieri regtl. ppc to Rome frkd 2c. canc. Asmara cds.

10

367

1904 ppc of Asmara to Agordo (VE) frkd 2c. canc. Asmara cds.  Date-lined “Del Tigre” in Northern Eritrea.

18

368

1905 Regtl.  ppc to Bologna frkd 5c. tied SAGANIETI cds.

15

369

1907 photo card of cavalry to Modena frkd 5c. tied Massaua cds.

10

370

o

1910-1914 Ploughing & Palazzi set fine used.  Sass. 34-37  €65

6

371

*

1910-1914  15c. Palazzo, Perf. 13½, mounted mint.  Sass. 36  €780

60

372

1912 ppc of local Camel Corps to Milan frkd 10c. floreale canc. Cherin. Date-line SAHEL.

20

373

1913 ppc to Turin frkd 5c. Leone canc. Asmara cds. Variety Opt. above value.   Sass. 31a

15

374

**

1916  40c. Michetti unmounted mint.  Sass. 38  €250

25

376

*

1916  Red Cross set mounted mint.  Sass. 41-44  €140

10

377

*

1916 Red X surcharged pair mounted mint.  Sass. 45-46  €18

1

379

**

1918-1922  15c. Leone + 60c. Mich. unmounted mint.  Sass. 47-48  €150

15

380

1921 ppc to Bologna frkd 10c. Leone canc. Asmara cds.  

8

381

*

1922 Victory set mounted mint.  Sass. 50-53  €10

1

382

o

1922 Somalian stamps optd set fine used.  Sass. 54-60  €90

8

385

**

1923 Propaganda Fide set unmounted mint.  Sass. 61-64  €125

12

386

**

1924 1c., 2c. & 5c. with block ‘Eritrea’ opt. unmtd mint.  Sass. 77-79  €75

7

387

*

1924 Somalian stamps with opt. in colour mtd mint. Sass. 80-86 €100

10

389

**

1925-1926 Jubilee set Perf. 11 unmounted mint.  Sass. 96-98  €30

3

392

*

1926 75c., L1,25 & L2,50 floreale, block opt., mounted mint. Sass. 113-115  €500

50

393

*

1926 75c. floreale, block opt. mounted mint.  Sass. 113  €140

10

395

**

1928-1929 60c. Michetti yellow-brown unmtd mint.  Sass. 124  €550

50

396

o

1928-1929 60c. Michetti yellow-brown fine used.  Sass. 124  €380

30

397

**

1928-1929 75c. floreale optd. ‘Colonia Eritrea’ unmounted mint. Sass. 125    €350

30

398

**

1928-1929 L1,25 floreale optd.  ‘Colonia Eritrea’ unmounted mint. Sass. 126   €150

15

399

*

1928-1929  15c. Palazzo, Perf. 11, mounted mint.  Sass. 131  €70

7

400

**

1928-1929 50c. lilac Parmeggiani , block opt., unmounted mint. Sass. 136   €300

25

401

o

1928-1929  L1,75 Parmeggiani fine used.  Sass. 137  €70

6

402

*

1928-1929  L1,75 Parmeggiani mounted mint.  Sass. 137  €150

10

403

*

1928-1929 50c. Parmeggiani lilac, ‘Colonia Italiana’ opt. mounted mint. Sass. 143  €120

10

406

**

1930 “Africani” set unmounted mint.  Sass. 156-164  €550

50

408

**

1931 St. Anthony set unmounted mint.  Sass. 188-194  €60

6

409

**

1933 “Africani” set unmounted mint.  Sass. 203-212  €475

40

410

*

1934 Duke of Aosta set mounted mint.  Sass. 213-219  €200

20

411

1935 Env. to Rovigo frkd 15c. + 35c. pictorials cancelled “Massaua * Concentr.TO Militare” cds.

15

412

1935 Env. to Catania frkd L1(2) pictorial canc. ‘P.M. 2 “E” cds.

8

414

1935 FPC frkd 75c. VEIII to Sweden canc. ‘P.M. 1 E” cds.  Uncommon destination.

10

415

1935 3rd Berseglieri Regt. ptd. env. to Florence frkd 50c. VEIII cancelled ‘P.M. 55’ cds.

8

416

1935 Env. sent airmail to Modena frkd L2 Elephant canc. Asmara cds.

15

417

1936 Env. (no flap) to 2nd Grenadier Regt., Italy frkd Imp. 25c. cancelled P.M. 210 cds.  Unusual franking.

10

419

1936 Env. to Rome frkd VEIII 30c. block of four + single canc. Asmara cds.

10

420

1937 Env. to Bologna frkd strip of three 50c. VEIII canc. ‘Asmaa * A.O.’ cds Writer at Decamere.

15

421

1937 Env. to Milan frkd VEIII 50c. + L1 Air canc. Asmara cds.

5

422

1937 Env. to Rome frkd pair 75c. Air canc. ‘Asmara Eritrea * Arrivi’

10

423

1937 ppc to Trieste frkd 20c. VEIII canc. ADIGRAT cds.

15

424

1939 Env. to Palermo frkd VEIII 75c. + L1 air canc. Massaua.  On reverse, a “Natante Napoli Palermo * Servizio Distribuzione” cds.   Rare combo.

25

429

*

Express:  1907-1921 set mounted mint.  Sass. E1-E3  €200

20

430

o

Express:  1907-1921 set fine used.  Sass. E1-E3  €350

30

431

o

Express:  1907-1921  30c. fine used.  Sass. E2  €300

25

432

*

Express: 1924 60c. + L2 mounted mint.  Sass. E4-E5  €36

3

433

o

Pacchi:  1916  5c fine used.  Sass. 1  €300

25

434

**

Pacchi:  1916  50c. unmounted mint.  Sass. 4  €250

20

435

*

Pacchi:  1916  50c. mounted mint.  Sass. 4  €100

10

438

o

Pacchi:  1917-1924  L2 fine used.   Sass. 28  €70

6

439

**

Segnatasse:  1903   L1, L2 & L5 unmounted mint.  Sass. 8-10  €2050   

150

440

o

Segnatasse:  1903  L1 fine used.  Sass. 8  €60

5

441

o

Segnatasse:  1903  L5 fine used.  Sass. 10  €475

40

442

o

Segnatasse:  1903   L10 fine used.  Sass. 11   €1100

70

445

UK Occupation: 1952 Airmail env. to UK frkd KGVI BMA 10c. on 1d & 45c. on 8d. canc. Asmara cds.

20

E t h i o p i a:

446

o

1936 set fine used.   Sass. 1-7  €45

4

447

1936 Env. (no flap) to Mantova frkd pair 25c. + Eritrea L1 cancelled P.M. 130 E cds.

10

448

1936 Env. to Rovigo frkd pair 75. canc. Addis Abeba cds.

30

449

1936 Env. to Rome frkd 50c. + Eritrea L1 canc. DIRE DAUA cds.

15

450

1937 ppc to Reggio Emilia frkd 20c. tied Addis Abeba cds.

10

451

1937 Env. to Reggio Emilia frdkd 25c. + VEIII L1,25 canc. HARAR cds.

18

L I B I A:

456

1912 ppc of the Governor of Eritrea at Massaua, unfrkd and used at Tobruk, addressed to Monza.  Bears 20th Inf. Regt. cachet.

15

457

*

1912-1915  15c. Michetti mounted mint.  Sass. 5  €380

25

459

*

1912-1915  L5 mounted mint.   Sass. 11  €600

50

460

o

1912-1915  L10 fine used.  Sass. 12  €275

25

461

1913 ppc of troops to Malta frkd pair 5c. canc. ‘Tripoli D’Africa * Sezione Riunite’ cds.

8

462

*

1915-1916 Red Cross set mounted mint.  Sass. 13-16  €140

10

463

o

1915-1916 10c. Red Cross fine used.  Variety Fine opt. Sass. 13a €100

10

465

*

1916  ‘Cent 20’ on 15c. Michetti mounted mint.  Sass. 17  €100

10

466

**

1917-1918 45c. Floreale – horizontal marginal strip of four unmounted mint.  Variety  Opt. misaligned high & inclined.  Sass. 18b  €800+

50

468

1918 ppc of ss. “Chrysopol” to Tobruk from Bengasi frkd 5c. Leone. Bears large censor cachet & boxed “Censor/N.1” cachet.

10

471

**

1921  5c. Unmtd mint block of four.  Variety Imperf. horizontally at centre. Sass. 23f   €3000   

250

473

*

1921  L5 mtd mint pair.  Variety Imperf. vertically. Sass. 31m €1000   

100

474

**

1921  L10, Perf. 13¼ x 14, unmtd mint.  Sass. 32  €1250   

100

475

*

1922 Victory set mounted mint.  Sass. 34-37  €10

1

476

*

1922  10c. Victory mtd mint.  Variety Opt. Inverted.  Signed Diena. Sass. 35a  €1600   

120

477

*

1922  15c. Victory mtd mint.  Variety The letters ‘LI’ missing from the overprint ‘Libia’.   Sass. 36v.   €250

25

479

**

1924 20c. Sibilla. Bottom left corner strip of four unmounted mint. Variety  Imperf at base.  Sass. 40f   €1000

80

481

P.

1924-1929 30c. galley Imperf. block of four Proof ungummed.  Signed Diena.   Sass. P.50   €2000   

200

482

**

1924-1929  50c. galley horizontal unmounted mint pair.  Variety Imperf. vertically at centre.  Sass. 51b   €1400   

100

486

*

1931 5th Tripoli Fair post + air + express sets mounted mint. Sass. S. 20€300

30

488

**

1931  L1,25 galley marginal unmounted mint.  Variety. Imperf at base. Sass. 105a   €1800   

150

490

*

1933 7th Tripoli Fair set mounted mint.   Sass. 118-124   €750

70

491

1933 7th Tripoli Fair ppc frkd 20c. tied “Fiera Campionaria * Tripoli” cds. Bears large red ‘Fair’ label.

20

492

o

1934  8th Tripoli Fair set fine used.  Sass. 125-131  €300

30

493

o

1934  8th Tripoli Fair set mounted mint.  Sass. 125-131  €200

20

494

o

1935 9th Tripoli Fair set fine used.   Sass. 132-137  €70

6

496

*

1937  11th Tripoli Fair pair mounted mint.  Sass. 142-143  €50

5

497

**

1938 12th Tripoli Fair set unmounted mint.  Sasss. 146-151  £15

1

498

1938 Env. to Rome frkd pair 25c. Victory + 50c. Augustus air cancelled Tripoli cds.

10

499

1938 Governor’s Cabinet Office ptd env. to Florence frkd pair 25c. Victory, Perf. 14 x 13½, cancelled  Tripoli cds. Very fine.

10

502

**

1939 13th Tripoli Fair set unmounted mint.  Sass. 158-161.  €15

1

504

1942 Env. to Gallarate frkd Italy Imp. 50c. air pair canc. P.M. 11 cds then at Cirene.   Late usage.

10

505

**

Air:  1928-1929 50c. & 80c. unmounted mint.  Sass. A1-A2 €300

25

506

*

Air:  1933 7th Tripoli Fair set mounted mint.  Sass. A8-A13  €250

25

507

o

Air:  1933 7th Tripoli air set fine used.  Sass. A8-A13  €550

50

508

*/**

Air: 1934 8th Tripoli Fair set mtd mint.  The Express pair unmounted. Sass. A14-A20  €1000   

100

511

*

Air:  1938 12th Tripoli Fair pair mounted mint.  Sass. A34-A35

1

512

o

Air:  1938 Augustus pair fine used.  Sass. A36-A37

1

513

*

Express:  1915-1923 Complete mounted mint.  Sass. E1-E8  €198 (8)

18

516

*

Segnatasse:  1915  10c. mtd mint. Variety orange & brown  Sass. 2a

25

516A

*

Segnatasse:  1951 set mounted mint.  Sass. 1-7  €190

15

Oltre  Giuba:

518

*

1925 set mounted mint, much unmounted.  Sass. 1-15  €550

50

519

o

1925  L1 fine used.  Sass. 12  €45

4

522

*

1925  20c. green + 30c. grey Michetti mtd. mint.  Sass. 16-17  €24

2

523

*

1925-1926  Jubilee set, Perf. 11, mounted mint.  Sass. 18-20  €18

1

524

**

1925-1926  L1 Jubilee, Perf. 13¼ mounted mint.  Sass. 22  €2750   

200

525

*

1926  St. Francis set mounted mint.  Sass. 24-28  €20

2

526

*

1926  Annexation set mounted mint.  Sass. 29-35  €12

1

527

*

1926 Colonial Institute set mounted mint.  Sass. 36-41 

1

528

*

1926  75c., L1,25 & L2,5 floreale mounted mint.  Sass. 42-44  €380

35

529

*

Express:  1926  70c. & L2,50 mounted mint.  Sass. E1-E2  €140

10

530

**

Pacchi:  1925 set unmtd mint except 10c. & L12.  Sass. 1-13   

125

531

o

Segnatasse:  1925  L2 fine used.  Sass. 9  €375

30

S o m a l i a:

533

o

1906-1907 Surcharge set fine used.  Sass. 10-16  €180

15

534

*

1916 ‘C.5’ on 50c on 5a & ‘C.20’ on L1 on 10a mtd mint.  Sass. 17-18 €80

8

535

*

1916 Red Cross set mounted mint.  Sass. 19-22  €340

30

537

*

1922 Victory set mounted mint.  Sass. 30-33  €10

1

539

*

1923 Propaganda Fide set mounted mint.  Sass. 45-48  €60

5

540

**

1923 Propaganda Fide set unmounted mint.  Sass. 45-48  €125

12

541

*

1924 Manzoni set mounted mint.  Sass. 55-60  €750

70

543

*

1925-1926  60c. Jubilee, Perf. 11, mounted mint.  Sass. 67  €300

30

544

*

1925-1926 Jubilee set, Perf. 13½, mounted mint.  Sass. 70-72  €14

1

546

o

1926 St. Francis set fine used.  Sass. 81-85  €200

20

548

*

1926 Colonial Institute set mounted mint.  Sass. 86-91 

1

549

**

1926 Definitive set unmounted mint.  Sass. 92-104  €2250   

200

553

o

1927 Pro Milizia set fine used.   Sass. 105-108  €300

30

559

*

1930 Ferrucci set mounted mint.  Sass. 133-137  €70

6

560

**

1930  50c. lilac Parmeggiani unmounted mint.  Sass. 139  €225

20

561

*

1930 Pro Milizia set mounted mint.  Sass. 140-143  €320

30

565

**

1931  Overprinted 25c. & 50c. Imperiale unmounted mint.  Sass. 165-166

10

566

*

1932  20c. Definitive Perf. 12 mounted mint.  Sass. 173  €260

20

569

*

1932  L20 Kundu, Perf. 12, mounted mint.  Sass. 183  €180

18

571

1934 ppc to Genova frkd 5c + 20c. cancelled Mogadiscio

10

573

1934 Env. to Milan frkd 50c. Perf. 12, tied Mogadiscio. Bears green two- line “Via Merca/m.s. “Capitano Dottero” cachet.

20

574

1934 Env. to Milan, frkd 50c. Perf. 12, canc. Mogadiscio & bearing MERCA transit cds.  Annotated  “Via Merca/per M.n. Genale”

20

575

1935 FPC to Frosinone cancelled Mogadiscio cds.

10

577

1936 Env. to Bellinzona frkd L2, Perf. 12 canc. P.M. NO. 123 S.  cds.

15

578

1936 Env. frkd 50c.(3) to Aide de Camp to General Prince of Piedmont at Naples canc. “P.M. * O.1.L.” cds. Sent by QM-General, Libia Division.

25

580

1936 Env. to Naples frkd 50c. + Air L1 cancelled  P.M. 98  cds.  Sent by Commandant, Somali Arab Battalion.

10

582

1936 ppc to Venice frkd 10c., Perf. 14 canc. P.M. 106 cds.  Less than 5 words.

10

583

1936 ppc to Venice frkd 15c., Perf. 14, canc. P.M. 106 cds.

10

584

1937 ppc to Turin frkd 30c. Perf. 14, canc. Mogadiscio Concen. Militare.

10

585

1938 Inland Vaglia receipt to Mogadiscio frkd block of four 50c. Perf. 14 (trimmed at base) tied “Villagio Duca Abruzzi” cds.

20

586

1939 ppc to Lugo frkd 25c. Perf. 14, canc. Mogadiscio cds.

10

587

1939 Env. to Milan frkd 75c. Perf. 14 canc. Mogadiscio cds.  Annotated “Per Via Mare”

10

590

**

Express:  1926 ‘70c’ on 30b & ‘L2,50’ on 60b. unmounted mint. Sass. E5-E6  €100

10

591

*

Pacchi:  1917-1919 20c. grey mounted mint. Key value. Sass. 3 €550

50

592

**

Pacchi:  1923 Rupia surcharge set unmounted mint.   Full Diena certificate for top five values.  Sass. 21-29  €1200   

120

593

*

Pacchi:  1931 set of three mounted mint.  Sass. 68-79  €200

20

594

o

Segnatasse: 1906 L1 fine used.  Sass. 8  €750

60

596

o

Segnatasse:  1928  L2 fine used.   Sass. 49  €60

5

597

*

Segnatasse:  1928  L10 mounted mint.  Sass. 51 €200

20

598

**

Segnatasse:  1934  L2-L20 (4) unmounted mint.  Sass. 61-64  €710

60