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Lot 304 - GREECE-  LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS -  A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

Lot 304 - GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS - A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

1874 EL from Galatz to Syros franked with 10sld blue and posted from "GALLIPOLI NEL LEVANTE*4/5" (blue). On arrival to "ΣΥΡΑ (67)*21 ΑΠΡ. 74" taxed with 2x10l. orange and cancelled with dot. "67". One of the two 10l. does not belong to the letter and added afterwards. Rare. (Hellas 18b).

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GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS
Lot 301 - GREECE-  LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS -  A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

Lot 301 - GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS - A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

1864 cover posted from "TRIEST" with manuscript "col Vapore" and postage rates "3/15" (kr) and "75" (lepta), via "ΑΘΗΝΑΙ (1)*27 ΦΕΒΡ. 64", αρρ. "ΠΑΤΡΑΙ (9)*29 ΦΕΒΡ. 64". on arrival taxed with 5l. green (coarse impression) + 10l. orange + 20l. blue + 40l. mauve on blue. An excellent 4-colour franking. VF. (Hellas 11Ib+18b+19b+20Ib).

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Lot 302 - GREECE-  LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS -  A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

Lot 302 - GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS - A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

1873 unpaid cover posted from "GALATZI*29 DEC. 73" with manuscripy "Via trieste", transit "TRIEST*2/1 74", arr. "ΚΕΡΚΥΡΑ (106)*25 ΔΕΚΕ. 73". On arrival taxed with 20l. deep blue (1871/76 issue) + 80l. carmine (1862/67 issue) and cancelled with dot. "106".

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GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS
Lot 303 - GREECE-  LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS -  A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

Lot 303 - GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS - A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

Un pre-paid cover posted from "WIEN*27/11", via "TRIEST" and "ΑΘΗΝΑΙ (1)*22 ΝΟΕΜ. 66", arr. "ΠΑΤΡΑΙ (9)*24 ΝΟΕΜ. 66". On arrival taxed with 10l. orange with yellowish cast (coarse impression) + 20l. blue + 80l. carmine (orange C.F.) and cancelled with dot. "9". Manuscript postage rates "15/15" (kr) and "110" (lepta). 15+15=30krx3=90l. + 20l. internal rate = 110l. VF. R. (Hellas 12Ib+19b+21a).

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Lot 255 - GREECE-  LARGE HERMES HEAD 1875/80 cream paper -  A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

Lot 255 - GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD 1875/80 cream paper - A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

10l. red-orange in pair (pos.93-94) with full and strong double impression. Uneven control numbers with the "0" higher (pos.93-62.14), "01" instead of "10" (pos.94-62.4) and plate flaw Greek border connected to the circle (type I-pos.93). Position 93 stamp thinned, while position 94 stamp creased vertically, however an extremelly rare case showing printing error, two control number erros and a plate flaw. Impressive. (Hellas 50cVbvar+50cVbNd).

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GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD 1875/80 cream paper
Lot 259 - GREECE-  LARGE HERMES HEAD 1875/80 cream paper -  A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

Lot 259 - GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD 1875/80 cream paper - A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

20l. blue, displaced CF (Kound. 63.16) canc. "ΑΘΗΝΑΙ". Very large/even margins all around. Superb. (Hellas 51b).

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Lot 276 - GREECE-  LARGE HERMES HEAD 1880/86 athens printing -  A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

Lot 276 - GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD 1880/86 athens printing - A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

5l. greyish green in mint block of 4. Lower pair never hinged. (Hellas 55e).

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Lot 299 - GREECE-  LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS -  A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

Lot 299 - GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD ENTIRE LETTERS & COVERS BEARING LARGE HERMES HEADS - A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

1862 unpaid cover from Triest to Calamata franked on arrival with Paris print 5l. yellow-green, first Athens 10l. yellow-orange and 20l. deep blue and 1862-67 earliest impression 40l. light mauve on blue, V.Fine and V.rare with these stamps. Certificate Simmermacher. (Hellas 3a+12Ib+13IIa+20IA).

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Lot 252 - GREECE-  LARGE HERMES HEAD 1875/80 cream paper -  A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

Lot 252 - GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD 1875/80 cream paper - A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

10l. orange (p.141), "00" on CF instead of "10" (Kound. 62.7/type I), good/even margins all around. Very fresh copy. In addition a pair (pos.141-142) with the same CF error (type II) but with brick-orange CF. Pos.141 stamp faulty but pos.142 stamp superb. Very nice lot. (Hellas 50bNeI+50b).

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GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD 1875/80 cream paper
Lot 271 - GREECE-  LARGE HERMES HEAD 1880/86 athens printing -  A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

Lot 271 - GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD 1880/86 athens printing - A. Karamitsos Public & LIVE Bid Auction 600 Coins, Medals & Banknotes

1889 cover franked with 25x1l. grey-brown (2 strips of 5, 4 pairs and 7 singles) to pay the UPU rate from Corfu to London. One strip plate flaw broken plate (pos.55). Envelope opened out. Certificate Holcombe (1983). (Hellas 53e).

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GREECE- LARGE HERMES HEAD 1880/86 athens printing