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The Lee Wong Collection

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Lot 600
China (People's Republic), Massive mint stock, a huge, clean and valuable stock of thousands comprising singles, sets and part-sets, all identified by Scott number in six glassine-type boxes; literally hundreds of better items, such as Scott #351-354 (3), 355-357 (5), 360-361 (8), 362-363 (4), 364-366 (3), 370-371 (3), 374-376 (3), 402-404 (2), 445-452 (9), 453-455 (8), 456, 467-482 (3), 487-489 (3), 494-496 (2), 527-528 (3), 529-530 (8), 536-537 (2), 561-562, 569-573, 588-589 (2), 592-599 (2), 600-604, 655-665 (2), 681-683 (3), 684-695 (8), 708-710 imperforate, 716-731 (2, lightly hinged), 767-781, 834-841, 842-849, 965-966, 982-990, 991, 999, 1001-1004 (2), 1047-1052 (10), 1054-1057 (5), 1095-1098 (16), 1104-1107 (9), 1108-1113 (11), 1143-1148 (5), 1211-1214 (3), 1228-1231 (3), 1323-1238 (3), 1281-1285 (4) and much, much more; a vast and valuable stock, which is 90% never hinged, and will definitely take a bit of time to evaluate properly, mostly Very Fine, inspection invited, stocks of this nature are rapidly disappearing from the marketplace.
Estimate HK$ 100,000 - 120,000.
Realized HK$300,000.
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Lot 601
China (People's Republic), Powerful mint or used glassine stock, substantial and valuable stock comprising singles, sets, part-sets, better values, etc., with thousands in all, housed in Scott-numbered glassines; begins with the First Issue, with better used items like Scott #99, 506-517 (two sets, one with imprints), 615-617, 620-627, 655-660, 661-680, 708-710 (8), 943a, 949-956, 957-959 (an amazing 11 sets!), 991, plus mint like #35-48, 684-695, 1067-1075 (2), 1108-1113, 1143-1148, 1222-1227 (two tête-bêche sets) and much, much more, Fine to Very Fine or better, valuable lot worthy of a careful and thorough inspection.
Estimate HK$ 40,000 - 50,000.
Realized HK$70,000.
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Lot 602

China (People's Republic), Massive, mostly mint accumulation, very extensive, well-identified, nearly all-mint selection of thousands including duplicated modern sets through the 1990s in various quantities, all on #102 cards and identified by Scott number; we also find a glassine box of earlier material and blocks of 4, including mint Scott #35-48, lots of early issue blocks, 661-680 (2), 681-683 (2), 684-695 imperforate (2), 1047-1052, 1054-1057, 1190-1193, 1211-1214; lots of blocks of 4 with #1-4, 141-150 (6 reprint sets), 282-286, 629-634, North East Liberated Area, and more, Fine to Very Fine or better, substantial holding; inspection invited.
Estimate HK$ 20,000 - 26,000.
Realized HK$55,000.
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Lot 603
China (People's Republic), Miniature sheet and booklet accumulation, useful selection of hundreds of items, including dozens of duplicated complete booklets from the Earlies on, North East Liberated Area, Scott #1L36a and 1L44a (several of each, some toning), several sets of Scott PRC #245a-248a, a few #344a and 357a, plus manageable quantities of later souvenir sheets, etc., mostly Fine to Very Fine, exciting mix; examine.
Estimate HK$ 20,000 - 26,000.
Realized HK$36,000.
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Lot 604

China (People's Republic), Massive old-time sheet accumulation, 1949-52, mint sheet book holding many thousands of stamps in sheets, part-sheets or blocks; includes ungummed issues from the Liberated Areas, plus early PRC issues, with singles, part-sets, etc.; includes nice quantities of Scott #7L1-7L5 (Pearl River Bridge issue) and much, much more; worthwhile, unusual mix, o.g., never hinged, largely Very Fine, examine.
Estimate HK$ 6,000 - 8,000.
Realized HK$30,000.
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Lot 605
China (People's Republic), Extensive all-used stock selection, substantial duplicated stock of thousands, comprising singles, sets and part-sets, all housed in hundreds of Scott-numbered glassines in two homemade glassine-type boxes; coverage through the Cultural Revolution years, with some useful items noted throughout, mostly Fine to Very Fine, well worth a careful inspection.
Estimate HK$ 6,000 - 8,000.
Realized HK$16,000.
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Lot 606

China (People's Republic), Massive cover accumulation, 1950s-80s, substantial holding of many hundreds of covers, mostly commercial mail covers to the U.S.; includes some later Liberated Area usages, better and interesting franking combinations, souvenir sheets and complete booklet panes on cover, early Gate Issue covers, several nicely franked China Publishing Centre covers and more; a useful and extensive holding, condition ranges, but Fine to Very Fine on the whole, examine.
Estimate HK$ 25,000 - 35,000.
Realized HK$160,000.
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Lot 607

China (People's Republic), Very extensive and diverse postal history accumulation, wide-ranging holding of many hundreds, including lots of scarce military stampless covers, lots of covers used from Tibet and other minority areas, a couple scarce complete Cultural Revolution picture post card sets, First Day Covers (including some earlier), commercial mail, Revenues on documents, and more, Fine to Very Fine, useful mix; examine.
Estimate HK$ 6,000 - 8,000.
Realized HK$22,000.
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