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China, Hong Kong, Japan and Other Asian Stamps and Postal History


Japanese Occupations
 
 
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Lot 231

Japanese Occupation of China, Outstanding and Highly Comprehensive Collection. Comprising many, many thousands, all mint and keenly assembled: virtually complete including six district overprints, strong half-value surcharges, varieties, shades, paper and perf varieties, proofs and die types, unissued values, JOs overprinted as MLOs, items like Kwangtung $400 on 1¢ (signed Livingston), $100 on $2 postage due (signed Husan), etc. Fresh, generally Very Fine, a superb collection which should be seen to be both appreciated and properly evaluated; inspection invited.
Estimate HK$ 15,000 - 20,000.
Realized HK$38,000.
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Lot 232
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Japanese Occupation of China, Extensive Collection. Mostly all mint, comprising hundreds in all, assembled on Scott pages; we note many better items such as Scott #1N1-22, 23-37 complete, 38-42, 57-58; 2N1-5, 17-18, 19-28 plus duplicates of 24-28, 73-74, 89-93; 3N20-29, 29a, 42-54, 55-57, 58-61; 4N29a-33a, 39-49, 50-63, 64-67, 68-71; 5N16-18, 24-28, 28a, 60-63, 64-68; 6N25-29, 61-64, 65-69; 7N17-26, 54-57, 58-61 and much, much more--including surcharges, etc.; also includes a small but useful group of Provinces, Fine to Very Fine, well worth a careful inspection.
Estimate HK$ 6,000 - 8,000.
Realized HK$15,000.
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Lot 233
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Japanese Occupation of China, Splendid Group of 11 Japanese Military Gunji Yubin Lettersheets, ca. 1940-45. A wonderful, nice quality group comprising ten mint and used military sheets, all showing splendid designs of the military in occupied areas; the mint examples are near pristine and all different, while the one used example duplicates one of the mint, Very Fine and choice, examine, a scarce and lovely group to be sure.
Estimate HK$ 4,000 - 5,000.
Unsold
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Lot 234
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Japanese Occupation of North China, 1941, Unissued Martyrs, New Peking printing, 1¢ to 50¢ complete (Chan JNU1-6), fresh, o.g. or without gum as issued, Very Fine, scarce.
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.
Realized HK$3,600.
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Lot 235
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Japanese Occupation of North China, 1941 Unissued 2¢-$5 Dr. Sun Yat-sen New Peking printing (Chan JNU7-9, 10-12), two sets complete, fresh, o.g. or without gum as issued, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000.
Realized HK$5,000.
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Lot 236
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Japanese Occupation of North China, 1941 Unissued Dr. Sun Yat-sen, New Peking printing, $1-$20 complete (Chan JNU13-17), fresh, o.g. or without gum as issued, Very Fine, scarce.
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000.
Realized HK$4,000.
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Lot 237

Japanese Occupation of North China, 1941, Unissued "Limited for use in Chi [Hopei] Province" imitative Martyrs (Chan JNU18-34), the set of 17 complete, wonderfully fresh, with clean o.g., Very Fine and choice, rare.
Estimate HK$ 15,000 - 20,000.
Realized HK$20,000.
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Lot 238

Japanese Occupation of Shanghai & Nanking, 1941, Unissued "Limited for use in Lu [Shantung] Province" imitative Martyrs (Chan JC35-50), the set of 16 complete, lovely and exceptionally fresh, with clean o.g., Very Fine, a very scarce set.
Estimate HK$ 15,000 - 20,000.
Realized HK$20,000.
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Lot 239

Japanese Occupation of Shanghai & Nanking, 1943-45, $1,000 on 20¢ "Temporarily Sold" surcharge on double circle Dr. Sun issue (Chan JC37), right margin pair, a choice quality example of this elusive issue, well centered, with usual slightly yellowish o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, a rare multiple.
Estimate HK$ 5,000 - 6,000.
Realized HK$2,800.
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Lot 240

Manchukuo, 1934, Henry Pu-Yi (Second Regular Issue), 15f deep rose carmine (Scott 30. Chan MK30. J.S.C.A. 30), fresh and perfectly centered, o.g., lightly hinged, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.
Realized HK$5,000.
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Lot 241

Manchukuo, Beautiful, Highly Comprehensive Collection. A stunning mint collection presented to exquisitely produced and illustrated homemade pages, complete less only the 15f Scott #30; in addition, we find some FDCs or covers, a booklet pane or two, etc., fresh and Very Fine, lovely collection; examine.
Estimate HK$ 6,000 - 8,000.
Realized HK$7,500.
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Lot 242

Manchukuo, Interesting Back-of-the-Book Lot. Attractive mounted collection on nicely annotated pages including a lovely range of Manchukuo revenues, including several on documents, high-quality banknotes, officially sealed labels, etc., Fine to Very Fine, examine, unusual mix.
Estimate HK$ 2,600 - 3,000.
Realized HK$6,500.
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Lot 243

Manchukuo, Outstanding Postal History Collection. A splendid, beautifully assembled and fully annotated mounted collection of 33 covers selected for interest, plus several picture post card usages as well; the collection spans the years 1932-45 and shows many excellent usages, etc., including printed matter rates, four lovely Chinese postage due added covers, scarce instructional markings, a beautiful and rare Karl Lewis cover, a picture postcard with design made from postage stamps example, registered/double registered covers, a scarce Salvation Army Mukden cover, various town cancels including small or uncommon origins, express mail, excellent censors with handstamps and tape examples, military post items, officially sealed examples, a lovely blue Japanese Consular seal example, etc., Fine to Very Fine, a wonderful, diverse collection; inspection invited.
Estimate HK$ 18,000 - 22,000.
Realized HK$40,000.
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