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Lot# 6470 - Auction 284 - 290

  • Lot# : 6470 Sicily

    1820/58: Selection 13 entire letters / lettersheets, all sent to Palermo or Girgenti, twelve of them official letters sent primarily to the postal administration, all struck with oval "REAL SERVIZIO" handstamps in red, brownish red, greenish blue or black, in addition struck with oval despatch handstamps from Lipari, Montallegro (2), Noto, Palma, Fiume di Nisi, Licata, Parco, Ragusa, Montallegro, Terranuova, and Trapani, in the corresponding colours. Four of these official entires struck in addition with "M.S.G." (Marchese San Giacinto) control handstamps in red, one entire from Lipari disinfected. Also a registered 1858 cover from Vallelunga to Palermo with matching despatch and oval ASSICURATA handstamps. A most attractive lot with overall clean and crisp strikes.
    Starting bid : 200 CHF
    Hammer price : 750 CHF