Italy 1932 Express 1932 - Type Parmeggiani

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  • Edition : "Poste del Regno d'Italia", express stamps of the issue "Express 1932 - Type Parmeggiani" ; stamp issue with a portrait of King Victor Emanuel III in oval in the drawing by Carlo Parmeggiani (1881-1967) beside the coat of arms of Italy (with fascios) and inscriptions; watermark 1; (issue of 1 stamp)
  • Issue date : 04 June 1932
  • Catalogue Numbers: Michel: No. 414; Yvert et Tellier: No. E19; Scott: No. E14
  • Color : green
  • Watermark : Italy No. 1 (crown)
  • Nominal Value : 1.25 Lire
  • Designed by : Carlo Parmeggiani (design)
  • Printed by : "IPS Officina carte valori", Rome (IPS = "Istituto Poligrafico di Stato")
  • Print Process : rotogravure (photogravure)
  • Perforation : block perforation, B 14
  • Stamp Size : printed area of a single stamp without signature line: 37.0 x 21.0 mm


Express stamp of the issue "Express 1932 - Type Parmeggiani" (issue of 1 stamp)

Michel No. 414, 1.25 Lire, green, mint
Michel No. 414, 1.25 Lire, green postmarked in Parma, 1940


- The stamp motive shows an effigy of King Victor Emanuel III in oval on the left half of the stamp and the coat of arms of Italy (with fascios) and inscriptions on the right side.
- 1.25 L.: postmarked in Parma (region Emilia-Romagna. Italy), 04-Jun-1940