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ROMAN STATES

 
Picture
Inventory #
Symbol
Description
Price





{short description of image} 114085 cvr
1935.  Complete folded letter sent from Rimini to San Clemente with straight line RIMINI in front, rate mark 1, and municipal government seal in front.  On reverse is the straight line dater 30 Aprile, and another strike of the municipal seal.  Very Fine cover. 29.50





{short description of image} 114145 cvr
Large part of a folded letter sent locally by the Mayor of Fano.  In front is free frank of the mayor's office (Very Fine strike).  On reverse, is the town's remarkable seal.  Letter is in fine condition. 22.50





{short description of image} 114146 cvr
Complete printed form letter of 1847 sent locally be the town's mayor at Fano.  In front is the mayor's free frank (Superb strike).  On reverse, is the town's remarkable seal.  Letter is in absolutely Superb condition. 30.00





{short description of image} 114148
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Complete folded letter of 1848 sent locally in Fano with the straight-line postmark "FANO" in front, and manuscript paid 1 marking also in front. 24.00





{short description of image} 114153 cvr
Cover sheet of a small folded letter sent from Fossombrone to Fano.  In front is the straight-line postmark "FOSSOMBRONE".  Fine condition. 17.50





{short description of image} 114195 cvr
Complete folded letter sent from Ancona (Marche) to Paris, France dated March 5, 1862.  In front is the dispatch of Ancona, the red entry into France of March 8 (Lanslebourg 5), and the rate marking of 6 decimes.  On reverse are three transit markings and the Paris arrival of March 8.  Letter is complete and in fine condition.  The Marche were no longer part of the Roman States at this date, having been occupied by the Sardinian army. 35.00





BHA0100
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Scott #1a. 1/2 bajocco black on blue-grey. Very Fine used with sheet margin.
100.00





BHA0101
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Scott #1b. 1/2 bajocco black on violet. Very Fine used. Sassone catalogue value is 350.
195.00





114160
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Scott #2. 1 bajocco black on greenish-blue. Upper-right corner of a pane. Unused without gum. Fine++.
110.00





BHA0102
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Scott #2. 1 bajocco black on greenish-blue. Sheet margin at bottom, strip of 3. Used. Fine.
100.00





114101 o
Sassone #2.Scott #2. One bajocco black on grey-green, Very Fine used pair with sheet margin at bottom, cancelled with two strikes of "TOSCANELLA" small circular postmark (RF 4). No faults. 42.50





114102
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Sassone #2. Scott #2. One bajocco black on grey-green, Very Fine  used showing 7 1/2 lines of separation(7 1/2 "filetti"). Sheet margin at bottom. Neat grill cancellation. No faults. 30.00





114104 o
Sassone #2. Scott #2. One bajocco black on grey-green, Superb  used with huge margins, from the upper-left corner of a pane.  Neat grill cancellation. No faults. 25.00





114106
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Sassone #2. Scott #2. One bajocco black on grey-green,  Very Fine used from the upper-left corner of a pane, printed in thicker paper (0.110 mm). Unusual. No faults. 20.00





114108
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Sassone #2. Scott #2. One bajocco black on grey-green,  Fine used with 5 mm sheet margin at bottom, showing the FERRARA cross cancellation. Cut irregularly, but no faults. 15.00





114110 o
Sassone #2.Scott #2. One bajocco black on grey-green, Fine to very fine used from the lower-right corner of a pane.  Double circle "CAMERINO" cancellation. No faults. 15.00





114171 o
Sassone #2. One bajocco black on greyish green paper, Fine used.  No faults. 10.00





114100 o
Sassone #2a. Scott #2a. One bajocco black on bluish green paper. Unused, without gum, with complete margins. No faults. (Sassone 2013 is Euro 175 without gum, which is about US$ 230.00. 92.50





114177 o
Sassone #2a. Scott #2a. One bajocco black on bluish green paper. Very fine used from a lower-right corner position. Both circular cancel and grill. No faults (Sassone 2013 catalogue value is Euro 100, which is about US$ 130). 75.00





114178 o
Sassone #2a. Scott #2a. One bajocco black on bluish green paper. Very fine used showing gutter at left("interspazio di gruppo"). No faults. (Sassone 2013 catalogue value is Euro 100++, which is about US$ 130++). 62.50





114179 o
Sassone #2a. Scott #2a. One bajocco black on bluish green paper. Very fine used from the lower-left sheet corner position. Very attractive and no faults. (Sassone 2013 catalogue value is Euro 100+, which is about US$ 130+). 60.00





114180 o
Sassone #2a. Scott #2a. One bajocco black on bluish green paper. Very fine used with small part of grill cancellation and showing dividing lines on all four sides. Attractive and no faults. (Sassone 2013 catalogue value is Euro 100, which is about US$ 130. 55.00





114185 o
Sassone #2A. Scott #2 variety. One bajocco dark green, Very Fine used, upper-right sheet corner,  on small fragment cancelled with a straight-line postmark. Very Fine margins and no faults. Sassone 2013 catalogue value is Euro 120++, which is about US$ 159++. 90.00





114186 o
Sassone #2A. Scott #2 variety. One bajocco dark green, Very Fine used, lower-left sheet corner,  on small fragment cancelled with the grill postmark. Huge margins, and no faults. Sassone 2013 catalogue value is Euro 120++ which about US$ 159++. 90.00





114188 o
Sassone #2A. Scott #2 variety. One bajocco dark green, Fine used with grill cancellation, Marguns all clear. Sassone 2013 catalogue value is Euro 120, which is about US$ 159. 60.00





114205 *
Sassone #2B. Scott #2 variety. One bajocco black on deep bluish green paper, Composition II. Mint with part of Original Gum, small thin,  with margins clear of the design on all sides, and showing parts of lines of separation at foot and left. Fresh colour. No other faults. The Sassone 2013 catalogue value is Euro  180, which is about US$ 238. 42.50





114207 o
Sassone #2B. Scott #2 variety. One bajocco black on deep bluish green paper, Composition II. Fine used with sheet margin at top, with margins clear of the design on all sides, and showing parts of lines of separation at top, right and left. No faults. The Sassone 2013 catalogue value is Euro  180, which is about US$ 238. 75.00





BHA0103
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Scott #2 variety. 1 bajocco deep blue green (1864). Very Fine used pair. Sassone catalogue value is 250.
145.00





{short description of image} RSC035
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Sassone #2. Scott #2. One bajocco greenish grey, First Composition, on reverse of a complete folded letter sent from Comacchio (Romagne) to Ferrara, on 21 March, 1856.  The stamp is cancelled with the Comacchio Mute cancellation Type II (untidy St. Andrew's cross). Alongside is the straight-line COMACCHIO, in inclided letters. The stamp has complete margins and the cover was signed by Raybaudi.  Sassone 2011 Catalogue value for stamp and cancels is Euro 95.00.
70.00






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RSC041
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Sassone #2. Scott #2. One bajocco greenish grey, First Composition, on reverse of a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Comacchio (Romagne) to Ferrara, on 26 September 1855.  The stamp was cancelled with the Comacchio Mute cancellation Type II (untidy St. Andrew's cross). Alongside is the straight-line COMACCHIO, in inclided letters. The stamp has complete margins and the cover was signed by Enzo Diena. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for stamp and cancels is Euro 95.00.
70.00





{short description of image} RSC042
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Sassone #2. Scott #2. One bajocco greenish grey, First Composition, in front of a cover sheet of a small folded letter sent from Comacchio (Romagne) to Ferrara, in July of 1853 (?).  The stamp was cancelled with the straight-line COMACCHIO with inclined letters. On reverse is part of an arrival c.d.s. Straight-line COMACCHIO, in inclided letters. The stamp has complete margins. 2011 Catalogue value for stamp and cancellation is Euro 70.00, or about US$ 95.00.
52.50





{short description of image} RSC049
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Sassone #2. Scott #2. One bajocco greenish grey, First Composition, in front of a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Rimini (Romagne) to Macerata (Marche). Posted on 14 June, 1854, on reverse is the stamp cancelled and tied by the small rhombus mute cancellation of Rimini (Type II), and in front the dispatch c.d.s. On reverse is the straight-line dater and in front the postage due manuscript "2".  The cover is in Very Fine state of preservation. Sassone catalogue value is about Euro 97.50.
67.50





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RSC060
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Sassone #2a. Scott #2a. One bajocco bluish grey, First Composition, on reverse of a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Toscanella  to Arlena, with VITERBO c.d.s. of 21 April 1859 applied in transit, in front. The stamp on reverse is tied by the straight-line TOSCANELLA, (p6). Unfortunately, it was used to seal the cover and was torn when opening. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for the stamp on cover and two cancellations is Euro 650.00, which is about US$ 880.00.
80.00





114250
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Scott #3a. Sassone #3. 2 bajocchi black on olive green, mint, full original gum, margins clear but very close at lower left. Very fresh. Sassone catalogue value is 500.
245.00





114253 o
Sassone #3a. Scott #3a. Two bajocchi yellow-green, used example on piece with 12 mm sheet margin at right.Other margins are narrow. Tied by indistinct c.d.s. 10.00





114261 o
Sassone #3Aa. Scott #3. Two bajocchi greenish white, Very fine used with BRACCIANO c.d.s. (RF6). Large, even margins and absolutely no faults. 37.50





114262 o
Sassone #3Aa. Scott #3. Two bajocchi greenish white, Very fine used with grill cancellation. Complete margins, and no faults. 16.50





114263 o
Sassone #3Aa. Scott #3. Two bajocchi greenish white, Used example with 11 mm sheet margin at left. Small part of ROMA c.d.s. Rught margin touches frameline. 10.00





114265 o
Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3 variety. Two bajocchi bluish white thin paper. Very Fine used example, apparently sheet corner, tied by grill cancellation to a small fragment of cover. Complete to large margins. No faults. 22.50





114266 o
Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3 variety. Two bajocchi bluish white thin paper. Extremely Fine used example, with grill cancellation. lerge margins. Absolutely no faults. 20.00





114267 o
Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3 variety. Two bajocchi bluish white thin paper.  Used example with "interspazio di gruppo"at bottom ("interpanneaux" gutter). Cancelled with grill. No faults. 15.00





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RSC074 cvr
Sassone #3. Scott #3a. Two bajocchi black on olive green, tied by Roman States grill to a neat cover sheet of a folded letter sent from VITERBO to Sipicciano (town without post office). In front is the dispatch c.d.s. VITERBO 13 APR. 58. The stamp has clear margins and the cover is in fine condition. Sassone 2011 catalogue value is Euro 100.00, which is about US$ 135.00.
67.50





{short description of image} RSC076
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Sassone #3. Scott #3a. Two bajocchi black on olive green, tied by circular datestamp to a complete folded letter sent from Ancona to Jesi.  The stamp is tied by "ANCONA / 19 AGO. 54."  c.d.s. which is repeated alongside, and on reverse dated August 20. No arrival marking. Stamp and cover are Fine to Very Fine. Sassone 2011 catalogue value is Euro 102.50, which is about US$ 138.00.
75.00





{short description of image} RSC080
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Sassone #3a Scott #3a. Two bajocchi black on yellowish green, tied by Roman States grill to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Viterbo to Roccaleone (town without post office), with c.d.s. of June 1 1860. Both stamp and cover are in Fine to Very Fine condition. Sassone 2011 catalogue value is Euro 102.50, which is about US$ 138.00.
75.00





{short description of image} RSC086
cvr Sassone #3. Scott #3a. Two bajocchi black on olive green, tied by the straight-line dater of 20 FEBRARO to the cover sheet of a folded letter sent locally at Viterbo. In front is the straight-line VITERBO. Stamp and cover in Fine condition, with only a few minor stains or hinge marks. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for stamp and two postmarks is Euro 162.50, which is about US$ 220.00.
110.00





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RSC088
cvr Sassone #3a. Scott #3a. Two bajocchi black on yellowish green, tied by the straight-line dater of 15 MARZO  to the cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Viterbo to Arlena (small town without a post office - the address is obliterated by pen). Straight-line VITERBO in front. Stamp is with complete margins. Cover faults. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for stamp on cover and two postmarks is Euro 162.50, which is about US$ 220.00.
85.00





{short description of image} RSC089
cvr Sassone #3a. Scott #3a. Two bajocchi black on yellowish green, tied by the Roman States grill to the cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Viterbo to Arlena (small town without a post office). Double circle datestamp of Viterbo, 1854 in front. No other postal markings. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for the stamp on cover, and c.d.s. is Euro 102.50, which is about US$ 138.00.
75.00





{short description of image} RSC091
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Sassone #3a. Scott #3a. Two bajocchi black on yellowish green, tied by the Roman States grill to the cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Viterbo to Arlena (small town without a post office). Double circle datstamp of Viterbo, 6 December 1861, in front. No other postal markings. Stamp and cover in Very Fine condition. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for the stamp on cover, and c.d.s. is Euro 102.50, which is about US$ 138.00.
75.00





{short description of image} RSC092
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Sassone #3a. Scott #3a. Two bajocchi black on yellowish green, tied by the Roman States grill to the cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Viterbo to Arlena (small town without a post office). Double circle datestamp of Viterbo, 19 October 1862, in front. No other postal markings. Stamp in Very Fine condition, one tear in cover flap. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for the stamp on cover, and c.d.s. is Euro 102.50, which is about US$ 138.00.
70.00





{short description of image} RSC094
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Sassone #3a. Scott #3a. Two bajocchi black on yellowish green, tied by the Roman States grill to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from TOSCANELLA to Arlena. In front is the transit c.d.s. of VITERBO, of October 18, 1863, and the cachet of the municipal gevernment of Toscanella.  Sassone 2011 catalogue value for stamp on cover and Viterbo c.d.s. is Euro 102.50, which is about US$ 138.00.
75.00





{short description of image} RSC104
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Sassone #3Aa. Scott #3. Two bajocchi black on pale bluish grey paper, tied by Roman States grill to a complete folded letter sent from Rome to Pesaro (Marche). Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. ROMA / 8 MAY 65.  Cover paid only to the frontier, postage due marking "2" indicating 20 centesimi Italian currency. Marche had become part of Italy by then. On reverse Narni transit and Pesaro arrival of May 10.  Sassone 2011 catalogue value for stamp on cover is Euro 75.00, which is about US$ 100.00.
75.00





{short description of image} RSC106
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Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3. Two bajocchi black on pale bluish grey paper, single tied by Roman States grill to a complete printed letter sent from Rome to Civitavacchia. Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. ROMA 21 FEB 66.  On reverse is the arrival of Civitavecchia of the same date. Stamp and cover are in fine condition. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for the stamp on cover is Euro 75.00. The printed letter is from the "Pontifical Regal Administration of Salt and Tobacco". Not being a circular, however, it paid the normal letter rate.
60.00





{short description of image} RSC108
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Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3. Two bajocchi black on pale bluish grey paper, single tied by Roman States grill to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Viterbo to Rome.  Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. VITERBO 27 MAG. 64.  On reverse is the arrival of Roma of the next day.  Stamp and cover are in Very Fine condition. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for the stamp on cover is Euro 75.00.
55.00





{short description of image} RSC109
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Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3. Two bajocchi black on pale bluish grey paper, single tied by Roman States grill to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Rome to Cori via Velletri. Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. of August 66. On reverse the Velletri transit of August 66. The stamp is in perfect condition, the postmarks are unclear. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for the stamp on cover is Euro 75.00.
50.00





{short description of image} RSC112
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Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3. Two bajocchi black on pale bluish grey paper, single tied by Roman States grill to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Velletri to Rome. Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. VELLETRI 22 AGO. 64. On reverse is the Rome arrival of the next day. Stamp and cover are in Very Fine condition. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for stamp and postmark is Euro 122.50, which is about US$ 165.00.
90.00





{short description of image} RSC113
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Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3. Two bajocchi black on pale bluish grey paper, single tied by Roman States grill to a complete folded letter sent from Civitella S. Paolo (town without a post office) to Rome. On reverse is the Rome arrival of June 9 (of 1864).  Stamp and cover are in Very Fine condition.
60.00





{short description of image} RSC122
cvr Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3. Two bajocchi black on pale bluish grey paper (sheet margin at top), tied by Roman States grill to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Rome to Vignanello per Viterbo.  Alongside is the dispatch  ROMA 7 NOV. 65.  On reverse id the arrival c.d.s. of VITERBO of the next day.
55.00





{short description of image} RSC124
cvr Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3. Two bajocchi black on pale bluish grey paper, tied by Roman States grill to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Ronciglione to Roma. Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. RONCIGLIONE / 3 SET. 65. On reverse is the Rome arrival of the next day.
55.00





{short description of image} RSC126
cvr Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3. Two bajocchi black on pale bluish grey paper, tied by Roman States grill to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Viterbo to Arlena. Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. VITERBO 14 NOV. 65. Stamp and cover are in Very Fine condition.
65.00





{short description of image} RSC127
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Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3. Two bajocchi black on pale bluish grey paper, tied by Roman States grill to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Viterbo to Arlena. Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. VITERBO 18 NOV. 64. Stamp and cover are in Very Fine condition.
65.00





{short description of image} RSC129
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Sassone #3Ab. Scott #3. Two bajocchi black on pale bluish grey paper, tied by Roman States grill to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Viterbo to Arlena. Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. VITERBO 6 FEB 65. Stamp and cover are in Very Fine condition.
65.00





{short description of image} RSC131
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Sassone #3.  Complete folded letter sent from Ferrara to Padova in 1855, franked with two bajocchi black on olive green paper, tied by the Roman States grill, and alongside the dispatch "FERRARA 12 DEC. 55", and also in front, the Lombardy Venetia entry mark "P / Stato Pontificio" (p.3).  Stamp with large margins, cover in fine condition.  The Sassone 2011 Catalogue value for this cover is euro 145.00, which is about US$ 210.00.
115.00





{short description of image} RSC132
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Sassone #3Aa.  Small envelope sent from Palestrina to Roma in 1865, franked with two bajocchi black on whitish green imperforate, cancelled and tied to the envelope by the Roman States grill, and alongside, the dispatch double ring "PALESTRINA 28 SET 65" (p.3).  On reverse is the Roma-Ceprano travelling post office, and Rome arrival of the next day.  The stamp has clear margins, three large, somewhat narrow at right.  The envelope is in good state of preservation.  The Sassone 2011 Catalogue value for this cover is euro 145.00, which is about US$ 210.00.
90.00





{short description of image} RSC133
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Sassone #3Aa.  Cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Rome to Viterbo in 1864, franked with two bajocchi black on whitish-green, cancelled and tied by the Roman States grill, with the dispatch of ROME of July 14, 1864 in front, and Viterbo arrival of the next day on reverse.  Stamp and cover are in fine condition.
70.00





{short description of image} BHA0104
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Scott #4b. Sassone #4A. 3 bajocchi black on chrome yellow, Fine used, no faults. Sassone catalogue value is 300.
167.50





{short description of image} 114288A
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Scott #5a. 4 bajocchi black on yellow, Fine mint, with original gum. Sassone catalogue value is 450.
160.00





{short description of image} 114288B
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Scott #5a. 4 bajocchi black on yellow, Very Fine unused without gum. Sassone catalogue value is 450.
85.00





{short description of image} BHA0105
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Scott #5c. Sassone #5. 4 bajocchi black on pale grey-brown, Very Fine used, corner copy.  Sassone catalogue value is 120.
75.00





{short description of image} 114297
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Scott #5 variety. Sassone #5Ab. 4 bajocchi black on pale yellow, Very Fine mint with original gum, with sheet border. Sassone catalogue value is 450.
320.00





{short description of image} BHA0106
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Scott #5 variety. Sassone #5Ab. 4 bajocchi black on pale yellow, Very Fine used. Sassone  catalogue value is 150.
85.00





{short description of image} 114307
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Scott #6. 5 bajocchi black on rose, Very Fine mint with original gum, lightly hinged, no faults. Sassone catalogue value is 450.
250.00





{short description of image} RSC219
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Sassone #6. Scott #6. Five bajocchi pale rose affixed to a complete folded letter sent from Roma to Urbino, Marche. The stamp is tied by the dispatch c.d.s. ROMA 11 GIU 53, which is repeated alongside.  Stamp is fine, letter is in exceptional state of preservation.
65.00





{short description of image} RSC222
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Sassone #6. Scott #6. Five bajocchi rose affixed to a complete folded letter sent from Bologna to Firenze, Grand Duchy of Tuscany. The stamp is tied by the dispatch c.d.s. BOLOGNA 21 GIU. 53, which is repeated alongside.  Also in front is PD.  On reverse is the arrival c.d.s. of FIRENZE 22 GIU.  53.  Neat letter in fine condition.
90.00





{short description of image} RSC226
cvr Sassone #6a. Scott #6. Five bajocchi white-rose, horizontal pair affixed to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Ascoli (Marche) to Rome.  The stamps are tied by the octagonally framed ASCOLI (2p).  Dispatch c.d.s. of 26 September, 1855 alongside.  The cover shows two vertical disinfection slits of 19 mm. On reverse is the arrival ROMA 28 SETT. 55, struck in red. Stamps are cut touching the frame-lines at places. Otherwise fine. Sassone 2011 catalogue value for the pair and framed cancellation is Euro 225.00, which is about US$ 300.00.
60.00





{short description of image} RSC228
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Sassone #6. Scott #6. Five bajocchi pale rose, affixed to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Ascoli (Marche) to Rome.  The stamp is tied by the octagonally framed ASCOLI (2p) (most unclear).  Dispatch c.d.s. of 19 May  1855 alongside.  Transit on reverse and arrival c.d.s. ROMA 22 MAG. 55, struck in red on reverse. Stamps and cover are in Very Fine state of preservation. Sassone 2011 Catalogue value for the stamp and cancellation is Euro 107.50, which is about US$ 145.00.
72.50





{short description of image} RSC231
cvr Sassone #6. Scott #6. Five bajocchi pale rose, affixed to large part of a folded letter sent from Bologna to Firenze (Grand Duchy of Tuscany).   The stamp is tied by the Roman States grill, alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. "BOLOGNA 13 GEN. 58".  There are no other postal markings. The stamp has large margins.
55.00





{short description of image} RSC232
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Sassone #6. Scott #6. Five bajocchi pale rose, affixed to a complete folded letter sent from Foligno to Genova (Kingdom of Sardinia).  The stamp is tied by the straight-line FOLIGNO, which is repeated alongside.  Also in front is the instructional marking "VIA DI SARZANA". On reverse is the arrival datestamp "ARRIVO GENOVA 1 APR. 58 9 M.", in red. A penned postage due mark of "6" is on front. The stamp has large margins, and the cover is in fine state of preservation.
85.00





{short description of image} RSC236
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Sassone #6. Scott #6. Five bajocchi pale rose affixed to the cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Forli (Romagne) to Firenze (Grand Duchy of Tuscany). The stamp is tied by the Roman States grill.  Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. "ROMA 14 GIU 58". Above is a manuscript instruction "Via Rocca S.Carriano".  On reverse is the arrival c.d.s. of Firenze of June 15th.  The stamp is in Very Fine condition. The cover is in fair state of preservation.
75.00





{short description of image} RSC237
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Sassone #6. Scott #6. Five bajocchi pale rose affixed to a complete small folded letter sent from Fossombrone (Marche) to Naples. The stamp is tied by the Roman States grill. Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. "FOSSOMBRONE 17 GIU. 59" (p3).  Also in front is the Naples arrival fancy oval "AGDP" struck in red. The cover was assessed postage due for a single weight letter. On reverse is the Naples arrival c,d,s, of June 22nd.  The stamp has small faults. is in  Very Fine condition. The cover is in Fine state of preservation.
55.00





{short description of image} RSC238
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Sassone #6. Scott #6. Five bajocchi pale rose affixed to a front of cover sent from Rome to Genova, with c.d.s. "ROMA 12 AGO. 60".  Stamp is Very Fine.
27.50





{short description of image} RSC244
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Sassone #6A. Scott #6. Five bajocchi carmine-rose affixed to a neat and small envelope sent from Roma to Brescia. The stamp is tied by the Roman States grill. Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. "ROMA 29 DIC. 63".  On reverse is a FIRENZE transit, and two t.p.o. datestamps: "BOLOGNA - ALESSANDRIA" and "AMBULANTE PIACENZA - MILANO", as well as the arrival of Brescia of January 1, 1864.  The letter was taxed 20 centesimi Italian currency as indicated by the tampon marking "2". The stamp and envelope are in Very Fine condition.
85.00





{short description of image} RSC246
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Sassone #6A. Scott #6. Five bajocchi carmine-rose affixed to a complete folded letter sent from Roma to Napoli.  The stamp is tied by the Roman States grill. Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. "ROMA 26 SET. 64".  On reverse is a t.p.o. datestamp "ROMA-NAPOLI-AMBULANTE" of the same date, and arrival of Napoli of the next day. The letter was taxed 20 centesimi Italian currency, as indicated by the tampon marking "2". The stamp is affected by a horizontal filing crease. Otherwise a fine cover.
45.00





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Sassone #6. Scott #6. Five bajocchi pale rose affixed to a cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Roma to Avellino (Campania).  The stamp is tied by the Roman States grill. Alongside is the dispatch c.d.s. "ROMA. 11 NOV.  64" in black. On reverse is a t.p.o. datestamp "ISOLETTA-NAPOLI- 12 NOV. 64", and arrival of Napoli of the same date. The letter was taxed 20 centesimi Italian currency, as indicated by the tampon marking "2". Also AVELLINO arrival of November 13. Stamp and cover in Fine condition.
75.00





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Sassone #6.  Small folded letter sent from Ferrara to Firenze in 1854, franked with five bajocchi black on pale rose, cancelled by a perfect strike of the Ferrara cross.  Also in front is the  dispatch of "FERRARA 5 NOV. 54".  The stamp is cut unevenly, with large margins on all sides except just touching at lower right corner.  The name of the addressee was excised.  Ex- President Roosevelt collection.  The Sassone 2011 Catalogue value is euro 107.50 which is about US$ 155.00.
50.00





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Sassone #6.  Complete folded letter sent from Roma to Milano in 1863, franked with five bajocchi black on pale rose, tied by Roman States grill, with dispatch alongside of "ROMA 11 GIU 63".  On reverse is a t.p.o. Livorno Firenze of June 12, transit of Pistoia of June 13, and arrival of Milano of June 14.  The stamp has nearly complete margins, just barely touching at top, the cover is in excellent condition.
50.00





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Sassone #6.  Complete folded letter sent from Roma to Milano in 1864, franked with five bajocchi black on pale rose, tied by Roman States grill, with dispatch alongside of Roma January 28, 1964.  On reverse are three t.p.o. postmarks of January 29 and 30, transit of Pistoia of January 29, and arrival of Milano of January 30.  The stamp has nearly complete margins, just barely touching at bottom.  The cover is in fine state of preservation.
50.00





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Sassone #6.  Cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Ferrara to Venezia, franked with five bajocchi black on pale rose, tied by Roman States grill.  In front is an unclear dispatch of Ferrara, and on reverse is the arrival of "VENEZIA 5/6".  Stamp and cover are both in Very Fine condition.
67.50





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Sassone #6.  Complete prices current list sent from Roma to Napoli in 1853, franked with five bajocchi black on pale rose, tied by Roma c.d.s., repeated alongside.  The dispatch is December 31 1853, and on reverse is the Naples arrival of January 2 1854.  The stamp has complete margins on all four sides, the cover is in fine condition.
60.00





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Scott #7. 6 bajocchi black on greenish grey, VF-XF used. Sassone catalogue value is 120.
85.00





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Scott #7a. 6 bajocchi grey-black on grey, used pair tied to piece, VF margins.
212.50





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Scott #8. Sassone #8. 7 bajocchi black on blue, unused without gum, has thins. Sassone catalogue value is 712.50.
225.00





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Scott #9. 8 bajocchi black, mint with original gum, but with paper hinge. Sassone catalogue value is 1000.
255.00





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Scott #9. 8 bajocchi black, Very Fine used pair with sheet margin at right. Sassone catalogue value is 160.
105.00





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Large fragment of a small morning envelope sent from Rome to England in 1854, franked with a vertical pair of eight bajocchi black on white (Sassone #9), and a horizontal pair of five bajocchi black on pale rose (Sassone #6a), cancelled and tied to the fragment by Rome c.d.s. 3 February  1854,and various transit and arrival postmarks in front and back.  The four stamps are in excellent condition.  The Sassone 2011 Catalogue value for the two pairs of stamps is euro 240.00, which is about US$ 345.00.
175.00





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Front of a cover sent from Rome to Baltimore, Maryland, USA in 1853, franked with a vertical pair of eight bajocchi black on white (Sassone #9), and three bajocchi pale greyish brown (Sassone #5), all cancelled and tied by double ring Rome c.d.s. June 14 1853.  There is a French entry mark (P.De.BEAUVOISIN) and New York City arrival of July 19.  One of the eight bajocchi stamps is affected by a file crease, the other is Very Fine.  The three bajocchi stamp is Superb from a sheet corner.  The Sassone 2011 Catalogue value for stamps only is euro 315.00, which is about US$ 450.00.
185.00





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Scott #10. 50 bajocchi blue, used, minute thin at upper-left corner. Signed by Peter Holcombe. Sassone catalogue value is 2750.
595.00





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Scott #11. 1 Scudo rose, Fine to Very Fine used, cancelled to order, No faults. Accompanied by a Raybaudi Certificate. Sassone catalogue value is 6000.
1100.00





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Sassone #26. Scott #22. Cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Rome to Frosinone, posted 7, March 1870, with 10 centesimi orange-vermilion tied by the "rhombus dots" cancellation, Rome dispatch alongside and Frosinone arrival on reverse of the same date. 37.50





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Sassone #26. Scott #22. Cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Rome to Civitavecchia, posted on May 31, 1869, with 10 centesimi orange-vermilion tied by the "rhombus dots" cancellation, Rome dispatch alongside and Civitavecchia arrival on reverse of June 1st. Stamp and cover are in fine condition. 37.50





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Sassone #26. Scott #22. Cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Rome to Civitavecchia, posted on February 10, 1870, with 10 centesimi orange-vermilion (lower-left sheet corner example), tied by the "rhombus dots" cancellation, with Rome dispatch alongside, and with Civitavecchia arrival on reverse of the same date. Stamp is in Very Fine condition, folded letter has a small tear at top, otherwise Fine. 37.50





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Sassone #26. Scott #22. Complete folded letter sent from Civitavecchia to Viterbo, posted on November 5, 1869,  with 10 centesimi orange-vermilion tied by the "Roman States grill" cancellation, with the Civitavecchia dispatch alongside, and Viterbo arrival on reverse. Stamp is oxidized, as almost always with this issue, the letter is in Very Fine condition. 37.50





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Sassone #26. Scott #22. Cover sheet of a folded letter sent to Rome, posted on May 23rd of 1870, possibly on the train, with 10 centesimi orange-vermilion,  tied by the "Rhombus dots" cancellation.  On reverse is the Roma-Ceprano railway post office c.d.s. of May 23rd, and the Rome arrival of the same date.  The stamp and cover sheet are in  Fine condition. 70.00





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Sassone #26. Scott #22. Complete folded letter sent from Rome to Viterbo, posted on November 19, 1868,  with 10 centesimi orange-vermilion tied by the "rhombus dots" cancellation, with the Rome dispatch alongside, and Viterbo arrival on reverse of the next day. The stamp is oxidized, as almost always with this issue, the letter is in Very Fine condition. 37.50





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Sassone #26. Scott #22. Complete folded letter sent from Rome to Civitavecchia, posted on August 7, 1868,  with 10 centesimi orange-vermilion tied by the "rhombus dots" cancellation, with the Rome dispatch alongside, and Civitavecchia arrival on reverse of the next day. The stamp is lightly oxidized, as almost always with this issue, the letter is in Very Fine condition. 37.50





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Sassone #26. Scott #22. Cover sheet of a folded letter sent from Corneto to Civitavecchia, posted on March 9, 1869,  with 10 centesimi orange-vermilion tied by the "Roman States grill" cancellation, with the CORNETO straight-line inclined letters alongside, and Civitavecchia arrival on reverse. The stamp and cover are in Very Fine condition. 72.50





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cvr Sassone #26. Scott #22. Complete folded letter sent from Viterbo to Rome,  posted on April 12, 1870, with 10 centesimi orange-vermilion (upper-right sheet corner example), tied by the "Roman States grill" cancellation, with Viterbo dispatch c,d,s, alongside. The stamp and cover are both in Very Fine condition.
37.50





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cvr Sassone #26. Scott #22. Complete front of cover sent from Rome to Monte Rotondo, dated 8 March 1869, with 10 centesimi orange-vermilion, perforated, tied by the "Rhombus dots" cancellation. Fine condition.
20.00





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Sassone #27.  Complete folded letter sent from Roma to Livorno in 1868, franked with twenty centesimi black on red-brown, tied by grill of rhombus dots, with dispatch alongside of December 8, 1868.  On reverse is the Livorno arrival of the next day.  Stamp is in Very Fine condition.  The cover is fine and complete.  The Sassone 2011 Catalogue value for this cover is euro 175.00, which is about US$ 250.00.
130.00





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cvr Sassone #28. Scott #23b. Twenty centesimi "solferino" on folded letter sent from Rome to Genova (Kingdom of Sardinia), posted on April 21, 1869. The stamp shows two pre-pringing paper folds, and is tied by the "Rhombus dots" cancellation, alongside is the dispatch of Rome and a small unframed "P.D.". On reverse is the arrival of Genova of the next day. The folded letter has a substantial tear held together by adhesive tape.
95.00





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cvr Sassone #28. Scott #23b. Twenty centesimi "solferino" on a complete folded letter sent from Rome to Perugia (Umbria), posted on May 17, 1870 (sic May 27). The stamp is tied by a rhombus of lines cancellation, alongside is the dispatch of Rome, and a small unframed "P.D.". On reverse is the arrival c.d.s. of Perugia, May 18, 1870. Stamp is in fine condition, the folded letter is somewhat tattered.
90.00





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Sassone #28d.  Complete folded letter sent from Roma to Livorno in 1869, franked with twenty centesimi black on lilac rose.  The stamp is tied by the grill of rhombus dots, alongside is dispatch "ROMA 22 MAY 69".  On reverse is the arrival of Livorno of the next day, as well as a distribution mark.  Stamp and cover are in fine condition.  The Sassone 2011 Catalogue value for this cover is euro 150.00, which is about US$ 215.00.
110.00





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Sassone #28g.  Complete folded letter sent from Roma to Milano in 1869, franked with twenty centesimi black on magenta, cancelled and tied to the cover by the grill of rhombus dots.  Alongside is the dispatch of Roma, July 10 1869.  On reverse is the arrival datestamp of Milano of the next day.  The stamp has a short or pulled perf at bottom.  The Sassone 2011 Cataloguem value is euro 175.00, which is about US$ 250.00.
62.50

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