Italy 1924 Pneumatica - Type Leoni - overprinted

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  • Edition : "Poste del Regno d'Italia", pneumatic mail stamp of the issue "Type Leoni - overprint", issue of 1 stamp (overprint of 1924)
  • Issue Dates : 06 January 1924
  • Catalogue numbers : Michel: No. 0173 (= No. 110 from 1913 with overprint); Yvert & Tellier: No. PN6 = No. PN1 from 1913 with overprint); Scott: No. D9 (= No. D1 from 1913 with overprint)
  • Color : brown with black overprint
  • Watermark : Italy No. 1 (crown)
  • Nominal value : 15 Cent. (Centesimi) on 10 Cent.
  • Postage validity : to 15 Mar 1925
  • Designed by : N.Leoni
  • Engraved by : Alberto Repettati
  • Printery : "Officina carte valori", Turin
  • Print Process : letterpress printing
  • Print Format : (printed area of a single stamp): 38.0 x 22.0
  • Perforation : comb perforation, K 14


"Pneumatica - Type Leoni - overprint", 1924 (1 stamp)

Michel No. 0173, 15 Cent. on 10 Cent., postmarked

The stamp motive shows in the left half a cameo with a side portrait of King Victor Emanuel III of Italy with view to left in standing oval with ornaments (= type Leoni) with insciptions and overprint of a new value.