G'day! Sign in or register

Note: MUH = MNH = UMM = **,    other abbreviations click here
Foreign currency conversions are approximate First | Previous | Next | Last | Index
WORLD: ITALY - STATES
Lot
Description
ReserveEstimateYour Bid
5644
Italy - Modena: 1852 Eagle 5c on green, 10c on rose, 15c on yellow, 25c on buff, 40c on blue & 1L on cream, all early 1890s Spiro forgeries in sheets of 25. 'VFU' with various cds, barred pr letters 'pmks'. SG ex 1-13 would cat £12,000 if genuine. Great reference items! (6 sheets = 150 stamps) (P)
  A$150
(US$96)
(€89)
(£80)
  A$300
(US$192)
(€179)
(£159)
A$
5645
Naples: 1860 Savoy Cross ½t deep blue. FU, 3 margins. SG 9 cat £4250, Sass 16 cat €6250. Rare classic. Calves photo cert. (P)
  A$250
(US$160)
(€149)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$224)
(€208)
(£186)
A$
5646
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms ½b black on dark purple. F-VF U, 3 margins. SG 6 cat £1500, Sass 1e cat €2000. Very rare shade. 2008 Dr Avi SBPV photo cert. (P)
  A$250
(US$160)
(€149)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$256)
(€238)
(£212)
A$
5647
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 1b black on bluish green type II. VF fresh M, original gum, 4 margins. SG 10 cat £150, Sass 2B cat €220 (P)
  A$50
(US$32)
(€30)
(£27)
  A$80
(US$51)
(€48)
(£42)
A$
5648
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 3b black on light leather-brown (the rare shade 'BRUNO CUOIO CHIARO'). Superb MLH, nice original gum, 4 large even margins inc double lines at base. SG 15(var), Sass 4Aca cat €32,500+ = A$53,000+. In genuine mint condition this is one of the great rarities of the issue, especially in such fantastic quality being probably the best example in existence. 2012 Dr Colla AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$8000
(US$5120)
(€4760)
(£4240)
  A$12000
(US$7680)
(€7140)
(£6360)
A$
5649
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 5b black on carmine-rose. VF MUH, nice never hinged original gum, 4 margins. SG 20 cat £300+ for M, should be at least double, £600+ MUH, Sass 6A cat €850+. Very rare to find a classic MUH. (P)
  A$170
(US$109)
(€101)
(£90)
  A$275
(US$176)
(€164)
(£146)
A$
5650
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 6b black on lavender (greyish-lilac). Superb U, 4 margins, diamond barred pmk. SG 22 cat £300, Sass 7A cat €400. (P)
  A$80
(US$51)
(€48)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$77)
(€71)
(£64)
A$
5651
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 6b black on bluish-lilac. Superb U, 4 margins, diamond barred pmk. SG 22(var) cat £300+, Sass 7Aa cat €425. (P)
  A$80
(US$51)
(€48)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$77)
(€71)
(£64)
A$
5652
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 6b black on pearl-grey. Superb U, 4 margins, diamond barred pmk. SG 22(var) cat £300+, Sass 7Aa cat €400. (P)
  A$80
(US$51)
(€48)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$77)
(€71)
(£64)
A$
5653
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 6b black on greenish-grey. Superb U, 4 margins, diamond barred pmk. SG 23 cat £110+, Sass 7 cat €120+.
  A$25
(US$16)
(€15)
(£13)
  A$40
(US$26)
(€24)
(£21)
A$
5654
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 6b black on greyish. VFU, 4 margins, barred pmk. SG 24 cat £250, Sass 7a cat €135.
  A$30
(US$19)
(€18)
(£16)
  A$50
(US$32)
(€30)
(£27)
A$
5655
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 7b black on blue. Superb U, 4 margins, unusually light barred pmk. SG 25 cat £110+, Sass 8 cat €125+.
  A$25
(US$16)
(€15)
(£13)
  A$40
(US$26)
(€24)
(£21)
A$
5656
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 8b black on white, blk of 4. 2M/2MUH, nice original gum, all 4 margins. SG 26 cat £3000 for M singles, the MUH should be at least double, £4500+ for this, Sass 9 cat €7500 = A$12,300 for such blk of 4. Impressive classic multiple. (P)
  A$800
(US$512)
(€476)
(£424)
  A$1500
(US$960)
(€893)
(£795)
A$
5657
Papal States: 1852-84 Arms 50b dull blue. VFU appearance, central thin, 4 margins, barred pmk. SG 27 cat £2000, Sass 10 cat €3000. 2014 Scheller photo cert. (P)
  A$350
(US$224)
(€208)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$320)
(€298)
(£265)
A$
5658
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 50b dull blue. Superb fresh UN, regummed & tiny gum thins, 4 large margins. SG 27 cat £19,000, Sass 10 cat €35,000 = A$57,000 for M. Beautiful looking example of this classic UN rarity. 1993 Enzo Diena & 20007 Dr Calla AIEP photo certs. (P)
  A$1300
(US$832)
(€774)
(£689)
  A$2000
(US$1280)
(€1190)
(£1060)
A$
5659
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 50b deep blue (1864 printing from worn & rusted plates). F-VF fresh UN, 3 margins. SG 28 cat £27,000, Sass 12 cat €50,000 = A$82,000 for M. 1983 Raybaudi photo cert. (P)
  A$1300
(US$832)
(€774)
(£689)
  A$2000
(US$1280)
(€1190)
(£1060)
A$
5660
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 1Sc dull rose. VF fresh UN, almost 4 margins. SG 29 cat £4750, Sass 11 cat €6500 = A$10,500+ for M. 1995 Raybaudi & 2008 Sismondo photo certs. Rare genuine top value. (P)
  A$350
(US$224)
(€208)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$320)
(€298)
(£265)
A$
5661
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 1Sc deep dull rose. F-VF U/CTO, 3 large margins, non-contemporary diamond barred pmk. SG 29 cat £4000. Sass 11a cat €6500 = A$10,600. Rare genuine top value. (P)
  A$350
(US$224)
(€208)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$320)
(€298)
(£265)
A$
5662
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 1Sc deep dull rose. F-VFU, almost 3 margins, 'Roma 8 OCT 55' cds. SG 29 cat £4000. Sass 11a cat €9500 = A$15,500 for cds. Rare genuine postally Used top value. 2014 Scheller photo cert. (P)
  A$600
(US$384)
(€357)
(£318)
  A$600
(US$384)
(€357)
(£318)
A$
5663
Papal States: 1852-64 Arms 1Sc dull rose. VFU, sl trace of pressed crease at left, 4 margins, 'Direzione di Roma' cds from 1861. SG 29 cat £4000+. Sass 11 cat €9000 = A$14,700 for cds. Rare genuine postally Used top value. 2014 Scheller photo cert. (P)
  A$600
(US$384)
(€357)
(£318)
  A$900
(US$576)
(€536)
(£477)
A$
5664
Papal States: 1867 Arms 3c black on drab, imperf. U with light cancel, sl blemishes, VF appearance with 4 margins. SG 31 cat £9000 = A$17,000, Sass 14 cat €4000. Very rare genuine example. 2008 Dr Avi SBPU photo cert. (P)
  A$400
(US$256)
(€238)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$384)
(€357)
(£318)
A$
5665
Papal States: 1867 Arms 3b black on lilac-grey, imperf. F-VF M, original gum, 4 margins with dividing lines 3 sides. SG 32 cat £3250, Sass 14 cat €6500. Exp Alberto Diena, plus 2012 Dr Colla AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$550
(US$352)
(€327)
(£292)
  A$800
(US$512)
(€476)
(£424)
A$
5666
Papal States: 1867 Arms 3c rosy drab, imperf. Superb fresh MLH, 4 large margins for issue, frame lines all sides. SG 32 cat £3250+, Sass 14 cat €6500. Unusually nice genuine example of this rare classic. Exp A Diena & Fiecchi, plus 2007 Bottacchi AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$1200
(US$768)
(€714)
(£636)
  A$1800
(US$1152)
(€1071)
(£954)
A$
5667
Papal States: 1868-70 Arms 3c black on rosy drab, with inter-sheet gutter at base. Superb fresh MLH, nice original gum, sl bends at L. SG 44 cat £12,000, Sass 23/II cat €26,000 = A$42,500+. Major classic rarity. 2008 Dr Avi SBPU photo cert. (P)
  A$2700
(US$1728)
(€1607)
(£1431)
  A$4000
(US$2560)
(€2380)
(£2120)
A$
5668
Papal States: 1853? folded letter wrapper franked 6b on greyish imperf (4 margins) with m/s cross & tied by indistinct cds, with circular cachet & b/s '8 OTTOBRE' SG 24, cat £250+ as loose stamp, Sass 7a cat €400 on cover. (P)
  A$100
(US$64)
(€60)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$96)
(€89)
(£80)
A$
5669
Papal States: 1856 Part folded letter franked 2b on olive-green BISECT (LL half) tied by boxed 'Portomaggiore' pmk & with indistinct '1 GEN 56' cds, part of name/address obliterated. SG 11, Sass 3 cat €700. (P)
  A$80
(US$51)
(€48)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$77)
(€71)
(£64)
A$
5670
Papal States: 1857 folded letter franked 6b on greyish imperf (3 margins) & 8b single & pr (4 margins) tied by barred diamond pmks & with 'Roma 22 DEC 57' cds with boxed 'Torino 26 DEC 57' b/s. SG 24 & 26 cat £445+ as loose stamps, Sass 7a & 9 cat €655 on cover. Exp Alberto Diena. (P)
  A$120
(US$77)
(€71)
(£64)
  A$250
(US$160)
(€149)
(£133)
A$
5671
Papal States: 1867 folded letter wrapper franked 4b on yellow (2 margins) tied by barred pmk, with 'Roma 28 MAR 67' cds. To Milan with b/s of boxed 'Arrivo Milano 29 MAR 67'. SG 19 cat £110 as loose stamp, Sass cat €350 on cover. Stamp also has interesting variety 'frame breaks at left' which could be worth good premium.
  A$80
(US$51)
(€48)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$77)
(€71)
(£64)
A$
5672
Papal States: 1868 folded letter wrapper franked 10c on vermilion imperf (4 margins) tied by barred pmk & with 'Roma 22 GEN 68' cds. SG 34 cat £130 as loose stamp, Sass 17 cat €350 on cover. (P)
  A$80
(US$51)
(€48)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$77)
(€71)
(£64)
A$
5673
Papal States: 1868 folded letter wrapper franked 10c vermilion imperf (4 marg) tied by indistinct cds. 'Roma 29 GEN 68' cds b/s. SG 34 cat £130 as loose stamp, Sass 17 cat €350 on cover. (P)
  A$80
(US$51)
(€48)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$77)
(€71)
(£64)
A$
5674
Papal States: 1870 folded letter wrapper franked 20c on solferino perf -imperf at left with barred pmk & 'Roma 28 APR 70' cds. To Macerata with arrival b/s. SG 50. Sass 28 cat €125.
  A$25
(US$16)
(€15)
(£13)
  A$40
(US$26)
(€24)
(£21)
A$
5675
Parma: 1859 Provisional Government 80c bistre-yellow. Fresh UN, thin in margin only, 4 margins. Only 2400 printed of both colours & only small survival rate. Superb looking genuine example of the rarest stamp of Parma. Sass 18 cat €16,000 for M, SG 35 cat £8500 = A$16,500. 2013 Roumet photo cert. (P)
  A$800
(US$512)
(€476)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$768)
(€714)
(£636)
A$
5676
Italy - Parma: 1852 Arms 5c on yellow, 10c, 15c on pale rose-lilac, 15c red, 25c on purple & 40c on blue, sheets of 25 1890s Spiro forgeries. 'VFU' cds or grille 'pmks'. SG ex 1-9 & 13 would cat £480,000! if genuine. Great reference items! (150 in 6 sheets) (P)
  A$200
(US$128)
(€119)
(£106)
  A$400
(US$256)
(€238)
(£212)
A$
5677
Italy - Parma: 1859 Shield 5c green, 6c on rose, 9c on blue, 10c brown, 20c blue, 40c red & 80c yellow, all early 1890s Spiro forgeries in comp sheets of 25. 'VFU' with various dotted 'pmks'. SG ex 27-36 (6c & 9c unlisted) would cat £230,000+ if genuine. Great reference items! (7 sheets = 175 stamps)
  A$250
(US$160)
(€149)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$256)
(€238)
(£212)
A$
5678
Tuscany: 1851-52 Lion 60c brick-red on azure top value. VFU appearance, small expert repair in left margin, light cancel not obscuring the value. SG 23 cat £27,000 = A$52,000, Sass 9 cat €45,000 = A$74,000+. Overall an unusually nice genuine example of this major classic rarity. 2014 Bottacchi AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$3000
(US$1920)
(€1785)
(£1590)
  A$5000
(US$3200)
(€2975)
(£2650)
A$
5679
Tuscany: 1853 folded letter wrapper franked Lion 2c blue (3+ margins), tied by rare box of diamonds pmk & with 'Pisa 24 MAR 1853' cds - both in red. SG 12, Sass 5 cat €10,000+ on cover for this rare pmk combination. 2009 Colla AIEP photo cert. (P)
  A$650
(US$416)
(€387)
(£345)
  A$1000
(US$640)
(€595)
(£530)
A$
First | Previous | Next | Last | Index