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Roman States

Italian State

Thursday, January 1, 1852

Italian State 3

RomSta1
  Roman States Scott #1  

Imperforate, colored hand-made paper, no watermark, typography.
Printed by Reverenda Tipografia Apostolica.

8 and 50 bajocchi and 1 scudo is on machine made paper only. Machine made paper was later used for all issues.

The design is printed in black, colors refer to the color of the paper
Description Date Paper Margins # printed Remainders Scott #
½ bajocco gray
1852
Handmade
½mm 3,130,000 48,563 1c
½ bajocco dull violet
1864
Machine made
1
1 bajocco gray green
1852
Handmade
½mm 6,870,000 55,536 2
1 bajocco blue green
1860 / 64
Both
2a
2 bajocchi yellow green
1852
Handmade
¾mm 8,910,000 133,258 3b
2 bajocchi greenish white
1867
Machine made
3
3 bajocchi brown
1852
Handmade
½mm 3,180,000 63,003 4,4a
3 bajocchi yellow brown
1863
Machine made
4b,4c,4d
4 bajocchi gray brown
1852
Handmade
½mm 2,025,000 22,887 5b,5c
4 bajocchi lemon
1864
Machine made
5,5a
5 bajocchi pale rose
1852
Handmade
¾mm 4,975,000 63,228 6a
5 bajocchi rose
1860
Machine made
6
6 bajocchi gray
1852
Handmade
¾mm 1,775,000 73,254 7,7a
6 bajocchi grayish lilac
1864
Machine made
7b
7 bajocchi blue
1852
Handmade
¾mm 950,000 1,234 8
8 bajocchi white
1852
Machine made
1¼mm 2,850,000 25,944 9
50 bajocchi dull blue
1852
Machine made
½mm 50,000 99 10
50 bajocchi deep blue
1864
Machine made
10,000 - 10a
1 scudo rose
1852
Machine made
½mm 50,000 24,355 11

All issue quantities are approximate.

Much more information is available in both Italian and English at Antichi Stati Italiani.

Image from David Olson.

FI ref: 35 Page credit: JA

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