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Lot 1429
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Hong Kong, Substantial all-used collection, 1876-1985, running from the decimal currency surcharges on; virtually complete and mounted in a clean Lighthouse album; Victorias boast a range of cancels, including B62, S1 and (partial) Y1 killers (most in black, one in blue), as well as Hong Kong, Victoria, Shanghae and Shanghai thimbles plus various split-circles; numerous dollar-value Victorias included; Edward missing just two stamps, the Georges onwards essentially complete—including several Queen Elizabeth II souvenir sheets; the occasional condition issue on the earliest items, but generally as fresh, clean and sound as you'll find, Fine to Very Fine with better throughout, be sure to view our images online.
Estimate HK$ 12,000 - 16,000.
Realized HK$6,000.
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Lot 1430
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Hong Kong, Semi-specialized used collection, 1862-1990s, with all items neatly mounted on homemade, annotated pages; note #1-7, 8-25 (less #17 & 23), 26-27 (2), 29-30, 31-35, plus duplicates of #60; #64-65, 67, good King Edward VII including #83-84; solid King George V, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II to the 1970s with later issues thinning out; Queen Victorias also include a group of eight lovely wing margin examples and extensive Chinese surcharges; generally fresh and sound, with great color throughout, Fine to Very Fine, an intriguing lot.
Estimate HK$ 12,000 - 16,000.
Realized HK$7,000.
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Lot 1431
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Hong Kong, Mighty mint and used collection, 1862-1996, including 1863-71 CC watermark 2¢ to 12¢ (wing margin) unused (regummed), 48¢ with inverted watermark unused, and 4¢ perf 12½ and 18¢ used; 1876 16¢ on 18¢ unused, 1879 Postcard Stamp 5¢ on 18¢ unused, 1880 5¢ on 8¢ to 10¢ on 24¢ used except for last, 1891 Jubilee 2¢ used (2, one with First Day c.d.s.), King George V $3 (2) and $5 unused (regummed), 1938-52 King George VI definitive issues mint, 1948 Silver Wedding mint, and many later issues mint, as well as Treaty Port cancellations; faults are to be expected (particularly in the earlier), even so an attractive assembly, Fine to Very Fine with better.
Estimate HK$ 8,000 - 10,000.
Realized HK$7,000.
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Lot 1432
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Hong Kong, Substantial all-used selection, 1862-1982, a stockbook of sound material, from the First Issue Victorias to the early Queen Elizabeth II years; all neatly arranged and identified; light duplication, with best coverage (unusually) in Queen Victorias and King Edward VIIs with a nice array of cancel types, colors and locales, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 4,000 - 5,000.
Realized HK$2,000.
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Lot 1433
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Hong Kong, Specialized collection of Hong Kong and Treaty Port cancels, an excellent and substantial group of hundreds of sorted and identified cancels, all arranged on manila stockpages; includes cork or "dumb" cancels, security markings, plus nice offerings of Amoy, Canton, Foochow, Hankow, a few nice Hoihow, Liu Kung Tau, Shanghai, Swatow, several Wei Hai Wei and Yokohama Treaty Port cancels; also note company security chops, perfins, some IPOs, arrival markings, etc., Fine to Very Fine, a must-see collection.
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000.
Realized HK$2,000.
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