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Sale 28

China and Other Asian Stamps and Postal History

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Lot 15

Diverse old-time postal history selection, small box of perhaps 150 items including a bit of everything from Treaty Port items to mint Foreign Post Office postal stationery, well-duplicated 1940s commemorative covers and First Day Covers, along with earlier commemorative issue covers, Japanese Occupations, First Flights and more, Fine to Very Fine or better, the ideal mix for the trader; examine.
Estimate HK$ 4,000 - 5,000.
Realized HK$45,000.
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Lot 16

Combobulated cover compilation, comprising China proper, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan; over 100 covers in all from various locales and times, displaying a number of usages; includes Macao flight covers, a range of Hong Kong cancels (including a 1963 book produced by the Hong Kong Postal History Society, annotated, with local cancels), Taiwan First Day Covers, Republic Junk covers, CNCs, Provinces, postal cards (mint from our review), Airmail covers to the US, Registered and Censored covers, etc., etc.; we even noted a Manchuria cover, generally Fine to Very Fine or better, inspect.
Estimate HK$ 4,000 - 5,000.
Realized HK$22,000.
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Lot 17

Diverse selection of ten postal history items, nice group consisting of four early PRC covers to various destinations bearing early frankings; two 1¢ postal cards, each cancelled by 1898 Shanghai Large Dollar daters, one used to Tsingtau; a 5¢ black B.R.A. surcharge locally used at Tientsin (address name excised); a clean Changhsha bisect cover, a lovely 1949 Silver Yuan meter (plus additional postage) Airmail cover to the US, plus a lovely 1927 cover from Ulanbator to New York, mostly Fine to Very Fine, nice group; examine.
Estimate HK$ 4,000 - 5,000.
Realized HK$14,000.
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