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WORLD : BRITISH OCCUP OF ITALIAN COLS
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2075
Somalia: 1941 Mogadisciu 'British Occupation' opts on Italian East Africa Pictorials set 10c/5c-10L/5L. (These opts on Italian postage stamps, & also on revenue stamps, were prepared on orders of the South African forces that had captured the region. But due to objections from London were never issued & most of the stock was destroyed). Superb fresh MLH, 3 items with margins showing portions of opt 'British Occupation Mogadisciu'. Unlisted in SG but fully listed in Italian catalogs & Michel & mentioned in Robson Lowe Encyclopedia. Sass 1-9 cat €2500+ & underpriced as it is a very rare set. 1967 Dr Giulio Bolaffi photo cert for top value, plus 2016 Ceremuga photo cert for set. (9) (P)
 SOLD at A$1300
2076
Somalia: 1941 Mogadisciu 'British Occupation / POSTAGE' opts on Italian Africa Colonies Revenues 2L- 10L inc both issues of 4L. (These opts on Italian revenue stamps, plus also on postage stamps, were prepared on orders of the South African forces that captured the region. But due to objections from London were never issued & most of the stock destroyed). VF fresh MUH. Unlisted SG, but listed in Italian & Michel cats, mentioned in Robson Lowe. Sass 11-17 cat €3000+. Rare & almost never offered. Raybaudi & Ceremuga photo certs. (7) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1200
2077
Somalia: 1941 Mogadisciu 'British Occupation / POSTAGE' opts on Italian Africa Colonies Revenues 2L- 4L, 8L/10L & 10L. VF MUH. Unlisted SG, but listed in Italian & Michel cats, mentioned in Robson Lowe. Sass 11-13 & 16-17 cat €1200+. Rare stamps. 2011 Ceremuga photo cert. (5) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
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