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


Chinese Imperial Province
 
 
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Lot 618
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1886, Official First issue on laid paper, both worn and clear impression (Chan F1, F1a), with index letter Dung, without gum as issued, Fine.
Estimate $3,000 - 4,000.
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Lot 619
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1886, Official First issue on laid paper, clear impression (Chan F2), no index letter, without gum as issued; with a straight-line toning, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
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Lot 620
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1887, Official First issue on laid paper, clear impression (Chan F2), index letter Chin, without gum as issued; small tape stain at top and minor toning, Fine.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
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Lot 621
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1888, Commercial Usage Stamp, Die 1 on laid paper (Chan F5a), used from Taipei; small thin, Fine appearance. Chan $3,000 (HK$ 23,260).
Estimate $4,000 - 6,000.
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Lot 622
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1888, Horse and Dragons, 6 different color trial proofs (Chan F15, F16 vars.), with huge margins. The consignor has said this set was the set illustrated in th ROPEX book, page 216. There is a small red stain on the lower edge of the blue color trial. An absolute show piece! Extremely Fine.
Estimate $500,000 - 750,000.
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Lot 623
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1888, Horse and Dragons, matched pair (Chan F15, F16), with both the red and green stamp with bottom margins with imprint. Only 3 other matched pair are recorded plus the one on the full sheet. Never been offered as a matched set, Very Fine.
Estimate $400,000 - 600,000.
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Lot 624
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1895, Black Flag Republic, Third Issue, 30ca blue, value omitted (Chan F44a), imperf margin at top and right (irregularly separated), without gum as issued, Fine.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
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Lot 625
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1895, Black Flag Republic, Third Issue, 100ca blue black, value doubled (Chan F47 var.), without gum as issued; couple tone spots, otherwise Fine.
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
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Lot 626
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Taiwan: Imperial Province, 1895, Black Flag Republic, Fourth Issue (unissued), 30ca-100ca set (Chan F48-F50 vars.), each showing complete "Dorling & Co London" watermark, in matched set of blocks of 10, without gum as "issued"; some tone spots, otherwise Fine and scarce.
Estimate $10,000 - 15,000.
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