lot # 48308151 - Italian Stamps
Lot Closes at 2021-06-24 20:01:00+00:00 CET
Italian Ancient States - Sardinia 1854 - 3rd issue, pair of 5 cents and inverted effigy only, very rare variety, double certificate - Sassone NN. 10, 10ea
Sardinia, 3rd issue unissued 2nd composition
Exceptional variety of proof sheets with normal specimen and another with just the portrait upside down. In very good condition with excellent colour, with original gum, no hinge!
Catalogue value: €24,000
The unissued 5 Cent displays some typical cracking to the paper due to the dry engraving machine, as stated by Diena and Cardillo on the certificate.
Insured shipping with tracking.
Estimated Price €133.0
MNH (Mint never hinged)