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


1945-1948 Post-War Issues
 
 
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Lot 220
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China, 1945, Chiang Kai-shek Inauguration, $2 green, red & blue sunken die proof (Chan 857. Scott 605), in issued colors on card stock, numbered "85729", lovely and pristine, fresh, Very Fine, choice.
Estimate HK$ 2,600 - 3,000.
Realized HK$2,600.
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Lot 221

China, 1946, Second Shanghai Union surcharge, $20 on 20¢ (Chan 901e-g. Scott 655 var), lovely, specialized group of three items: a lower right corner margin block of four, imperforate at bottom; an upper left corner margin block of four, imperforate at left; plus an imperforate right margin single, Fine to Very Fine or better, an attractive, eye-catching specialist's group.
Estimate HK$ 1,000 - 1,400.
Realized HK$1,800.
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Lot 222
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China, 1946, Third Shanghai Union surcharge on Dr. Sun Yat-sen, Central Trust printing, $250 on $1.50 blue, perf 11 variety (Chan 934b. Scott 683a), a fresh horizontal pair cancelled by neat partial Shanghai 1948 c.d.s., Very Fine, a lovely and scarce perforation variety. Scott $500 (HK$ 3,940).
Estimate HK$ 1,200 - 1,600.
Realized HK$1,300.
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Lot 223
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China, 1946-48, Third Shanghai Union and Shanghai Dah Yeh Sun Yat-sen surcharge, selection of varieties (Chan 943//976), comprising Chan #943, $1000 on $2 green, bottom margin block of four, the lower left stamp showing a pre-printing fold-over resulting in the omission of the left-hand column of characters and half of the value box; #944ai, $1000 on $2 blue, horizontal strip of three, imperforate left margin and imperforate between positions 1 and 2, with sheet number; #944aii, a horizontal top left corner block of eight with imperforate left margin; #948a, $2000 on $5 green, imperforate bottom margin block of four; plus #976, $2000 on $3 yellow orange, a horizontal right margin pair, margin imperforate, and a horizontal right margin block of ten with surcharge shifted to top (both unlisted), without gum as issued, Very Fine, a nice group; inspect.
Estimate HK$ 2,400 - 2,800.
Realized HK$3,800.
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Lot 224

China, 1946, Chungking Central surcharge on Dr. Sun Yat-sen, H.K. Dah Tung printing, $20 on 5¢ green (Chan 953. Scott 700A), horizontal pair, perfectly centered, o.g.; left stamp with insignificant age spot on gum, otherwise Very Fine, an exceptionally scarce multiple. Scott $1,800 (HK$ 14,170).
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000.
Realized HK$3,200.
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Lot 225

China, 1946, Chungking Central surcharge on Dr. Sun Yat-sen, H.K. Dah Tung printing, $20 on 5¢ green (Chan 953. Scott 700A), a lovely upper right corner margin block of four with sheet number "140" and partial imprint, beautifully centered, o.g., never hinged; light diagonal crease and a few minor and trivial toned specks, otherwise Very Fine, rare—and a showpiece multiple from the CNC period, signed Bih Gong, with "NB" chop and accompanying 2018 Experts & Consultants Ltd. photo certificate.
Estimate HK$ 12,000 - 14,000.
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Lot 226
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China, 1948, Dr. Sun Yat-sen "Long Box" surcharge, compilation of varieties (Chan 1063//1078), a healthy mix of listed and unlisted varieties; Chan-listed varieties comprise #1066e (4, two each from a block of ten and a block of six), 1066f (2, one in strip of three with partial imprint, the other a top margin strip of four), 1069cii, 1069e (3, two in a block of four, one a strip of three), 1076ai (3, two in a block of four)and 1078b (2, shades); unlisted varieties include #1063 (imperforate bottom margin single, imperforate pair), 1076 (horizontal pair with imperforate left margin (and sheet number), horizontal pair with imperforate right margin, top margin pair imperforate between), 1077 (lower right corner block of four with imperforate right margin, an imperforate right margin single, and a top margin block of four with partial second print of the stamp design), and 1078 (horizontal pair with imperforate right margin); generally fresh, though some show some light overall toning, without gum as issued, Very Fine overall, an interesting lot, well worth the time to review.
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000.
Realized HK$15,000.
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