Bidboard # 1920
Lot # 244
Catalogue Value or Estimate: $5,506.25
Price Realized: $575
Italy

Aegean Islands (Calchi to Stampalia) 1932 Garibaldi Issue Sets. Thirteen different F/VF CDS used sets of 10 of the 1932 "Garibaldi" commemorative series, all Italian stamps overprinted for the different Aegean Islands. The group consists of Calino, Calchi, Caso, Coo, Lero, Lisso, Nisiro, Patmo, Piscopi, Rhodes, Scarpanto, Simi and Stampalia. Most likely these were used on overfranked philatelic covers, which are almost the only source of these stamps used). All of the sets are neatly arranged in dealer #102 style sales cards with ancient retail prices. 2021 Scott Classic US$4,405.00=