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The Lee Wong Collection


Taiwan
 
 
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Lot 471
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1894, Official Stamp, 2nd Issue, on vertically laid paper (Chan F4), horizontal pair, without gum as issued; few light stray age spots, Very Fine, scarce multiple.
Estimate HK$ 1,800 - 2,200.
Realized HK$3,800.
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Lot 472
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1894, Official Stamp, 2nd Issue, on laid paper (Chan F4), horizontal pair, Die I, single ideograph with Post Office chop, without gum as issued; paper lightly but evenly toned, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 1,800 - 2,200.
Realized HK$3,800.
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Lot 473
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1894, Official Stamp, 2nd Issue, on laid paper (Chan F4), block of 3, Die IA on horizontally laid paper with single ideograph, without gum as issued; few stray foxing spots, otherwise Very Fine, lovely and very scarce.
Estimate HK$ 4,000 - 5,000.
Realized HK$5,000.
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Lot 474
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1894, Official Stamp, 2nd Issue, on laid paper (Chan F4), complete sheet of 5, Die IA, ideograph 14; vertical arrangement on horizontally laid paper, pristine, without gum as issued, Very Fine, rare! .
Estimate HK$ 5,000 - 7,000.
Realized HK$22,000.
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Lot 475

Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1888, Horse and Dragon, handstamped surcharge in red, with frame, 10¢ on 20 cash red, "West" (Chan F23), fresh, o.g.; trivial gum wrinkle, Very Fine, scarce.
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000.
Realized HK$4,000.
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Lot 476
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1895, Black Flag Republic, 3rd Issue, 30 cash blue (Chan F44f), block of 12, a lovely block, showing full "Dorling & Co London" watermark, without gum as issued; couple stray toned specks of no consequence, Very Fine, scarce.
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000.
Realized HK$4,000.
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Lot 477
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1895, Black Flag Republic, 3rd Issue, 50 cash vermilion (Chan F45d), vertical block of 12, a lovely, fresh block, showing full "Dorling & Co London" watermark, without gum as issued, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000.
Realized HK$3,600.
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Lot 478
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1895, Black Flag Republic, 3rd Issue, 100 cash purple (Chan F46d), block of 12, a wonderfully fresh block, showing full impression of "Dorling & Co London" watermark, without gum as issued, Very Fine, scarce.
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000.
Realized HK$3,800.
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Lot 479
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, Wonderful old-time selection of Official stamps, a splendid accumulation which includes numerous items still on their original 1968 HR Harmer auction cards, in addition to items in glassines or mounted on annotated pages; most items are identified by Hurt numbers, as was the standard of the time, and include a lovely scarce telegram receipt, Chan #F1 (2), an old auction card with three copies of Chan #F2 with different red control chops, several Chan #F4 on laid paper with single or double ideographs, Chan #F8 (2), etc., mostly Fine to Very Fine, wonderful specialist's holding; inspection invited.
Estimate HK$ 10,000 - 12,000.
Realized HK$24,000.
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Lot 480
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, Amazing old-time First Issue Black Flag Republic selection, 1895, excellent and fascinating selection of items, including numerous premium examples still on their original HR Harmer auction cards from 1968 (!); includes a beautiful red band cover dated 12 Sept 1895 with Chan #F38-F40 complete, 50cash red (Chan #F39) block of four (light toning), a former auction lot of 30cash green (#F38) blocks of four and six, plus 50cash block of six, 100cash violet (#F40) block of six (light toning), plus several auction cards with used sets or values on piece, etc., Fine to Very Fine, a wonderful lot to delight the specialist.
Estimate HK$ 10,000 - 12,000.
Realized HK$16,000.
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Lot 481
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, Excellent vintage Black Flag Republic collection from the second printing on, 1895, lovely and substantial mint or used old-time collection on annotated album leaves, plus small stockcards, glassines, etc.; includes dozens of items in singles, pairs or blocks, with shades, metallic printings, etc., Fine to Very Fine or better, nice specialist's holding; examine.
Estimate HK$ 4,000 - 5,000.
Realized HK$14,000.
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