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Lot# 1595 - Auction 284 - 290

  • Lot# : 1595 Italy

    Lago di Garda Shipmail, 1856/1930c: Collection 30 covers / postcards with handstamps and datetamps related to Shipmail on the Lago di Garda, incl. 1856 entire letter from Riva at the Tyrolian part of the lake to Verona bearing Austrian 3 kr. red tied by decorative "Imp= Reg= Vapori" handstamp, 1859 cover from Riva to Desenzano bearing 1858 5 kr. red tied by octagonal "RIVA VAPORE". Italian cancels and datestamps did not come in use earlier than 1891, this lot includes a nice selection of them as well as few picture postcards.
    Starting bid : 250 CHF
    Hammer price : 400 CHF