Printable Version

Sale 32

China (Empire and PRC): Stamps and Postal History
including the Legend of the Dragon Collection


1888-1894 Small Dragon Issues Overprinted for Use in Taiwan
 
 
Lot Photo Description
Lot 8048
()
China, 1888, Small Dragon overprinted for use in Taiwan, 3ca mauve (Chan F9), imperforate horizontal pair from the right pane with 13mm. sheet margin at right, deep rich color on fresh white paper, large margins all around, unused, Extremely Fine.
Estimate HK$ 12,000 - 15,000.
Current BidHK$6,000
View details and enlarged photos/bid on this lot
Lot 8049
()
China, 1888, Small Dragon overprinted for use in Taiwan, 5ca olive yellow, imperf (Chan F10), a reconstructed imperforate horizontal strip of four from the right pane with 4-11mm. sheet margins at sides, comprising two pairs, vibrant color on fresh white paper, large margins, unused, Extremely Fine and a marvelous positional piece.
Estimate HK$ 30,000 - 40,000.
Current BidHK$30,000
View details and enlarged photos/bid on this lot
Lot 8050
()
China, 1888, Small Dragon overprinted for use in Taiwan, 5ca olive yellow, imperforate (Chan F10a), variety overprint misplaced, imperforate horizontal pair from the lower right corner of the sheet, large to enormous margins all around, unused, Very Fine and unusual.
Estimate HK$ 15,000 - 20,000.
Current BidHK$7,500
View details and enlarged photos/bid on this lot
Lot 8051
/
China, 1888, Small Dragon overprinted for use in Taiwan, 5ca olive yellow, perf 12 (Chan F11), horizontal pair from the top of the sheet, unused with practically full original gum, hinged in the margin only, light diagonal gum crease in top margin just crossing top right corner of right stamp, yellowed gum not affecting the fresh appearance from the front, Very Fine for this.
Estimate HK$ 12,000 - 15,000.
Current BidHK$6,000
View details and enlarged photos/bid on this lot
Lot 8052
()
China, 1888, Small Dragon overprinted for use in Taiwan, 3ca mauve (Chan F12), imperforate horizontal pair from the left pane with 11mm. sheet margin at left, deep bright color on fresh white paper, large margins all around, unused, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 12,000 - 15,000.
Current BidHK$6,000
View details and enlarged photos/bid on this lot
Lot 8053

China, 1888, Small Dragon overprinted for use in Taiwan, 3ca mauve (Chan F12a), variety "Formosa" and Chinese character overprints se-tenant in an imperforate horizontal interpanneau pair, good to large margins, unused with large part original gum, a few tiny age specks, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 24,000 - 30,000.
Current BidHK$12,000
View details and enlarged photos/bid on this lot
Lot 8054
()
China, 1888, Small Dragon overprinted for use in Taiwan, 3ca mauve (Chan F12b), variety "Formosa" overprint omitted and Chinese character overprint se-tenant in an imperforate horizontal interpanneau pair, delicate pastel-like shade, good to large margins, wonderfully fresh, unused, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 30,000 - 40,000.
Current BidHK$15,000
View details and enlarged photos/bid on this lot
Lot 8055
()
China, 1888, Small Dragon overprinted for use in Taiwan, 5ca olive yellow, imperf (Chan F13b), variety "Formosa" overprint omitted and Chinese character overprint se-tenant in an imperforate horizontal interpanneau pair, bright clear shade, large even margins, exceptionally fresh, unused, Extremely Fine and an important variety.
Estimate HK$ 40,000 - 50,000.
Current BidHK$17,000
View details and enlarged photos/bid on this lot
Lot 8056

China, 1888, Small Dragon overprinted for use in Taiwan, 5ca olive yellow, perf 12 (Chan F14), horizontal pair from the top of the sheet, fresh, unused with practically full original gum, hinged in the margin only, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 12,000 - 15,000.
Current BidHK$6,000
View details and enlarged photos/bid on this lot
Lot 8057

China, 1888, Small Dragon overprinted for use in Taiwan, 5ca olive yellow, perf 12 (Chan F14a), variety "Formosa" and Chinese character overprints se-tenant in a horizontal interpanneau pair, fresh color, particularly well centered, unused with practically full original gum, Very Fine and a noteworthy variety.
Estimate HK$ 30,000 - 40,000.
Current BidHK$30,000
View details and enlarged photos/bid on this lot










© Kelleher & Rogers, Ltd. 2020
Hong Kong
Telephone: 852.2593.1107    E-mail: stamps@kelleherasia.com