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Offices in China




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Lot 1970

Offices in China, 1919-22, 2¢ to $2 complete (Scott K1-K18), o.g., mostly lightly hinged, fresh and attractive set, Fine or better, few Very Fine.
Scott $2,255.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $500.
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Lot 1971

Offices in China, 1919, 2¢ to $2 complete (Scott K1-K16), o.g., lightly hinged, both dollar values never hinged, includes both 24¢ shades, very attractive set, generally Fine to Very Fine, many Very Fine or better.
Scott $3,255.
Estimate $800 - 1,200.
Realized $800.
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Lot 1972

Offices in China, 1919, 8¢ on 4¢ brown (Scott K4), o.g., lightly hinged, perfectly centered, enormous margins, fresh with deep rich color, absolutely the finest example, Superb Gem, Top of the Pop! there is no other K4 graded 100 and this one is a 100J, with 2019 P.S.E. certificate graded Gem 100J.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $850.
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Lot 1973
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Offices in China, 1919, 8¢ on 4¢ brown (Scott K4), tremendous boardwalk margins, magnificently well centered, amazing stamp, Extremely Fine to Superb Jumbo, priced at $2000 in a grade of 98, priced at $2000 in a grdae of 98, with 2019 P.S.A.G. certificate graded XF-SUP 95J.
SMQ XF-SUP 95J; $850 regular 95.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
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Lot 1974

Offices in China, 1919, 10¢ on 5¢ blue (Scott K5), o.g., never hinged, absolutely outstanding example of this difficult stamp, post office fresh, gigantic margins, Extremely Fine to Superb, with 2017 P.S.A.G. certificate graded XF-SUP 95.
SMQ XF-SUP 95; $1,100.
Scott $160.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
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Lot 1975

Offices in China, 1919, 12¢ on 6¢ red orange (Scott K6), o.g., never hinged, superior example of this difficult stamp, post office fresh, large balanced margins, outstanding, Extremely Fine to Superb, with 2019 P.S.E. certificate graded XF-SUP 95.
SMQ XF-SUP 95; $1,400.
Scott $210.
Estimate $1,200 - 1,501.
Realized $950.
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Lot 1976

Offices in China, 1919, 12¢ on 6¢ red orange (Scott K6), o.g., never hinged, fresh and bright, beautifully centered, Extremely Fine and choice, with 2019 P.S.E. certificate graded XF 90.
SMQ XF 90; $500.
Scott $210.
Estimate $500 - 600.
Realized $400.
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Lot 1977

Offices in China, 1919, 12¢ on 6¢ red orange (Scott K6), o.g., never hinged, fresh and bright, large margins all around, an outstanding example of this difficult stamp, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2018 P.F. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $325.
Scott $210.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $225.
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Lot 1978

Offices in China, 1919, 12¢ on 6¢ red orange (Scott K6), plate number strip of 3, o.g., never hinged, post office fresh, brilliant color, exceptionally well centered for these; slight oxidation, mostly of plate number, otherwise Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2019 P.F. certificate.
Scott $630 as singles.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $300.
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Lot 1979

Offices in China, 1919, 12¢ on 6¢ red orange (Scott K6), full wide top plate block of 6, o.g., never hinged (minor gum skips), fresh, bright color, huge wide top, scarce and desirable plate, Very Fine.
Scott $1,500.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
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Lot 1980
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Offices in China, 1919, 12¢ on 6¢ red orange (Scott K6), wavy line machine cancel, Extremely Fine, with 2000 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $210.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $200.
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Lot 1981
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Offices in China, 1919, 12¢ on 6¢ red orange (Scott K6), partial town postmark, fresh and well centered, large margins, nice unobtrusive cancel, high quality used example, Very Fine to Extremely Fine, much scarcer used than mint, with 2018 P.F. certificate graded VF-XF 85.
SMQ VF-XF 85; $300.
Scott $210.
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $200.
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Lot 1982
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Offices in China, 1919, 16¢ on 8¢ olive bister (Scott K8), Very Fine to Extremely Fine.
Scott $160.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $100.
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Lot 1983

Offices in China, 1919, 16¢ on 8¢ olive green (Scott K8a), block of 4, o.g., never hinged, exceptionally fresh and well centered, Very Fine.
Scott $600 as singles.
Estimate $350 - 500.
Realized $375.
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Lot 1984

Offices in China, 1919, 18¢ on 9¢ salmon red (Scott K9), o.g., never hinged, choice example, large centered margins, rich color, Extremely Fine to Superb, with 2017 P.S.A.G. certificate graded XF-SUP 95 and 2000 P.F. certificate.
SMQ XF-SUP 95; $1,100.
Scott $160.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
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Lot 1985

Offices in China, 1919, 20¢ on 10¢ orange yellow (Scott K10), o.g., never hinged, post office fresh, an outstanding example of this difficult stamp, Extremely Fine, with 2019 P.S.E. certificate graded XF 90.
SMQ XF 90; $425.
Scott $140.
Estimate $350 - 450.
Realized $375.
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Lot 1986
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Offices in China, 1919, 20¢ on 10¢ orange yellow (Scott K10), Very Fine to Extremely Fine, with 2001 P.F. certificate that declines opinion of cancel orgin.
Scott $140.
Estimate $200 - 300.
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Lot 1987

Offices in China, 1919, 24¢ on 12¢ brown carmine (Scott K11), bottom margin single, o.g., never hinged, bright rich shade and razor sharp impression within large balanced jumbo margins, Extremely Fine, with 2019 P.F. certificate.
Scott $190.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Realized $700.
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Lot 1988

Offices in China, 1919, 24¢ on 12¢ brown carmine (Scott K11), o.g., never hinged (faint gum wrinkle), fresh, rich color, large margins, an eye-catching example of this tough overprint, Extremely Fine.
Scott $190.
Estimate $300 - 400.
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Lot 1989

Offices in China, 1919, 40¢ on 20¢ deep ultramarine (Scott K13), o.g., never hinged, fresh, large even margins all around, a select example of this difficult issue, Extremely Fine to Superb, with 2019 P.S.A.G. certificate graded XF-SUP 95.
SMQ XF-SUP 95; $1,925.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Realized $1,200.
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Lot 1990
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Offices in China, 1922, 2¢ on 1¢ green (Scott K17), unused without gum, gigantic boardwalk margins all around, amazing for this difficult stamp, Superb, with 2019 P.S.A.G. certificate graded SUP 98.
SMQ SUP 98; $500.
Scott $100.
Estimate $350 - 500.
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Lot 1991

Offices in China, 1922, 4¢ on 2¢ carmine (Scott K18), full wide top plate block of 6, o.g., never hinged, fresh, choice centering for this difficult block, very desirable wide top plate, Extremely Fine, with 2019 P.S.E. certificate.
Scott $1,400.
Estimate $2,500 - 3,500.
Realized $2,000.
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