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Auction Name Autographs and Manuscripts - Internet bidstart 6/12 Total Sales (EUR) 5,072.86
Auction Date 06/21/2020 - 06/21/2020 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 3,740.00
Sale Number #62120 High Estimate of Lots Sold (EUR) 4,505.00
Total Lots 36
Sold Lots 30 Low Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 5,810.00
% of Lots Sold 83.33% High Estimate of All Lots (EUR) 6,925.00
Unsold Lots 6 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 73.25%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
37913447 Giacomo Puccini

Autograph: musical quotation signed

1908 EUR 550.00 - 650.00 EUR 654.00
38249989 (French Atelier)

Manuscript; One illuminated leaf from a book of hours - XV century

EUR 500.00 - 550.00 EUR 550.45
38182307 Gounod Charles

Belle lettre amicale

1871 EUR 500.00 - 550.00 EUR 490.50
37567553 Barnaba Tortolini

Signed Handwritten Letter to the mathematician George Boole, on Boole's works, etc

1860 EUR 400.00 - 500.00 EUR 370.60
37864617 General Sir James Henry Craig KB

Payment Colonel Lowe Royal Corsican Rangers Signed General Sir James Henry Craig

1806 Not Available EUR 365.15
38229101 Benito Mussolini

Autograph; Military Edict Grade Preservation

1928 EUR 180.00 - 250.00 EUR 223.45
38251545 Général Exelmans

Lettre Autographe Signée à un Comte

1815 EUR 180.00 - 200.00 EUR 196.20
37526137 LOUISE PHILIPPE D'ORLÉANS.

Note, with autograph signature.

1832 Not Available EUR 187.48
38211335 Agnes Nerell

Testamento de Agnes Nerell - Documento Medieval Catalán

1338 Not Available EUR 184.21
38036523 Old Koranic school Amazigh

Rhétorique de l'arabe ancien pour les manuscrits

1800 EUR 250.00 - 275.00 EUR 141.70
38083239 Giacomo Puccini ( transcription of)

Madama Butterfly atto secondo " Un bel di vedremo.." - (no date)

Not Available EUR 130.80
38234543 Sheikh Ssi Omar ellighi

Sheikh Khalil

1815 EUR 250.00 - 280.00 EUR 130.80
38262863 Pierre Quantin (Napoleonic General)

Autograph; Letter asking the exact number of Prisoners from Naples

1799 EUR 180.00 - 250.00 EUR 130.80
38140377 Gioachino Rossini / Giuseppe Verdi (Transcription From)

Musical Manuscripts; Marcia Funebre Stabat Mater / I Due Foscari riduzione per Marcia Militare

1863 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 125.35
36902683 Anoniem

Manuscript; Origineel blad uit de 16e eeuw, ca.

1550 Not Available EUR 119.90
38250233 (French Atelier)

Manuscript; One sheet from a book of hours on vellum - XV century

Not Available EUR 119.90
38141283 Maestro Francesco Morlacchi (Transcription From) - Lorenzo Mantelli

Musical Manuscript; Concerto per Ottavino Il Pastore Svizzero Del Maestro Morlacchi

1889 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 111.18
38197369 Silvio Pellico

Manuscript; Transcription from a letter regarding his imprisonment days

1850 Not Available EUR 103.55
38094157

Manuscript; Rare Persian page on parchment - XV century

Not Available EUR 100.28
37047937 Manuscript

Origineel bijbelblad uit de 13e eeuw

1250 Not Available EUR 98.10
38211059 Florio Fluminto

Manuscript; Letter from Sicily on Wars of Italy during the Renaissance

1551 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 87.20
38197681 Don Giulio Ratti

Manuscript; Relation from Massimo D'Azeglio's last days

1866 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 81.75
38144353 Braschi & Onesti Cardinals

Autograph; Papal (Pius VII) Bull: Plenary Indulgence on vellum

1794 EUR 150.00 - 200.00 EUR 71.94
38142029 Torah Bible

Manuscript; Vellum Exodus Scroll from Yemen

1850 Not Available EUR 67.58
36607027 Manuscript

blad uit een getijdenboek - ca.

1450 Not Available EUR 65.40
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