Sale 30

Lot 226


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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