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Lot 6408 - europe sardinia -  Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Lot 6408 - europe sardinia - Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

1853 (Oct): 20 c. blue, two fresh and fine single adhesive with large margins, well embossed, each tied by superb "MURAZZANO 6 NOV. 53" cds in black (Sassone CN = 7 punti) to entire letter to Torino. Reverse with DOGLIANI transit (Nov 6) and TORINO arrival (Nov 7) cds's. A rare franking to pay the double rate, a most appealing entire from the second month of this issue, signed A. Diena. Sassone = € 2'400 + 600.

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Price: CHF 250.00
Lot 6424 - europe sardinia -  Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Lot 6424 - europe sardinia - Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

1855 (July): 20 c. 'cobalto verdastro', a fine and fresh adhesive with good to large margins, well embossed, tied by clear "NUORO 30 GEN 57" cds to cover to Cagliari. Reverse with arrival cds of the next day. The letter had a weight of '8' grams and was therefore underfranked, handwritten note "Francobollo insuffe" and '2' decimi due on obverse. Due to unknown reasons the cover was at one time point or another detaxed. Cover lightly tatty, shortened at left and right, still an attractive and interesting usage with this rare shade, signed Vaccari; cert. Sorani (2004) Sassone = € 3'000.

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Price: CHF 150.00
Lot 6440 - europe sardinia -  Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Lot 6440 - europe sardinia - Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Sardinian Fieldpost 1859/60: Selection 15 entire letters, despatched during the second Italian War of Independence, struck with circular datestamps of the Quartier General, also from the disions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 & 11. The text of one entire includes some dramatic descritions of the battle of S. Martino. An impressive lot to be studied. In addition six stampless covers from the years 1850/60, some from Savoy and Nizza which were ceded to France after the war.

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Price: CHF 400.00
Lot 6403 - europe sardinia -  Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Lot 6403 - europe sardinia - Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

1851 (Jan): 20 c. 'azzuro scuro' 4th report, a fresh and fine adhesive with large margins all round, tied by Rombi mute obliterator with "NIZZA MARITIMA 14 GIU 53" despatch cds in black alongside, on cover directed to Torino. Reverse with Genova transit and Torino arrival (June 16) cds's. Attractive, signed Avanzo; cert. G. Bolaffi (1980), E. Diena (1989) Sassone = € 1'650.

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Price: CHF 150.00
Lot 6419 - europe sardinia -  Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Lot 6419 - europe sardinia - Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

1857: 5 c. 'verde giallo chiaro' in a horizontal pair in combination with 40 c. 'rosso scarlatto', three fresh and fine adhesives with good to large margins, well embossed, cancelled by two strikes of "CHAMBERY 14 AOUT 57" cds in black to envelope, directed to Lyon. Obverse with oval company "CHEMIN de FER / VICTOR EMMANUEL" handstamp in black, "P.D." in red and French "SARDAIGNE 15 AOUT 57 CULOZ" entry cds in red. Reverse with LYON arival cds (Aug 15). Horizontal file fold, some water staining at right not impairing the beauty of this rare franking paying correctly the 50 c. rate to France. Signed Vaccari; cert. Raybaudi (2004) Sassone = € 3'400.

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Price: CHF 200.00
Lot 6435 - europe sardinia -  Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Lot 6435 - europe sardinia - Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

1860: 80 c. in the rare shade 'giallo arancio chiaro', a fine and fresh adhesive with good to large margins, well embossed, tied by "TORINO 2 MAR 61 8 S" cds, on cover to Tournon. "P.D." and French SARDAIGNE M. CENIS 3 MARS 61" entry cds in red alongside the franking. On reverse, "TOURNON-S-RHONE" arival cds (March 4). File folds well away from adhesive and strikes, an appealing double rate letter to France in the new tariff of January 1861. Cert. E. Diena (1990) Sassone = € 4'500.

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Price: CHF 300.00
Lot 6398 - europe sardinia -  Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Lot 6398 - europe sardinia - Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Cavallini' di Sardegna 1819 (Jan): Entire letter from Torino to Casalgrosso, internally dated '20 febb 1819', struck at base by the first type of the 15 centesimi 'Cavallini' handstamp in blue, no postmarks at all. An early usage in the second month. Cert. Sorani (1998) Sassone = € 2'800.

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Lot 6414 - europe sardinia -  Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Lot 6414 - europe sardinia - Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

1854: 40 c. 'rosso mattone chiaro', two fresh and fine single adhesives with good to large margins, well embossed, tied together by light "SESTRI LEVANTE 12 GEN 56" cds in black on entire letter to Modena with "P.D." in red alongside. Reverse with SARZANA transit cds of the next day. A most attractive franking paying correctly the double rate to the Ducato di Modena, a stunning beauty with these elusive and much sought after adhesives. Signed Vaccari; cert. E. Diena (1977) Sassone = € 36'000.

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Price: CHF 3,000.00
Lot 6430 - europe sardinia -  Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Lot 6430 - europe sardinia - Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

1859: 20 c. 'azzuro scuro' with partial double print of the blue frame, a fine and fresh example with good to large margins, well embossed, tied by crisp "BREGLIO 20 DIC. 59" cds (Sassone NI = 10 punti) to cover to Nizza. Reverse with arrival cds of the same day. Breil-sur Roya, a very rare post office situated in Savoy directly at the border to Piemont, a most appealing usage. Sassone = € 210 + 2'100.rnProvenance: Dubus collection, Robineau auction (Nov. 1987), lot 672.

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Lot 6409 - europe sardinia -  Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

Lot 6409 - europe sardinia - Corinphila Auction AG Corinphila Auction 284-290 - Day 5

1853 (Oct): 40 c. 'rosa chiaro', a fresh and fine single adhesive with large margins, well embossed, tied by clear "CAGLIARI 25 MAG. 55" cds in black to cover to Genova. Reverse with GENOVA arrival (May 28) cds. Cover lightly tatty, tear at cover's top skillfully repaired, a late double rate usage of this adhesive of the second issue, while the third issue was already in use, signed A. Diena; cert. E. Diena (1988). Sassone = € 6'500.

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Price: CHF 500.00