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China, Hong Kong, Japan and Other Asia Stamps and Postal History


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Lot 338

Taiwan, 1950 (March 9), airmail cover from Taipeh to New York, a neat, clean cover, franked on front by 20¢ on $44 and 10¢ on $44 Taiwan surcharges on NE Province issues, along with a pair of the $1 first Flying Geese issue. Fresh, a lovely cover, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000.
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Lot 339

Taiwan, 1950 (April), registered airmail cover from Chilung, Taiwan to New York, with front showiing Chilung c.d.s. along with airmail and regestered No. 333 label, and reverse franked by 30c on $44 and 50c on $44 Taiwan surcharges on NE Province issues, along with $1 strip of 3 of the first Flying Geese issues, all tied by Chilung c.d.s.'s. Reverse also shows Taipeh April 9 transit, violet San Franciso Apr 23 transit and dual New York April 24 & 25 registry arrival markings. A delightful and scarce usage, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.
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Lot 340

Taiwan, 1950 (April 28), registered airmail cover from Taipeh to New York, with front showing matched, blue handstamp "Taipeh" and "R China No. 282" with number in manuscript. Reverse is franked by 20¢ on $44 Taiwan surcharges on NE Province, vertical strip of 4, alons with $1 first Flying Geese issue in a vertical strip of 3, along with violet San Francisco May 4 transit and dual NY registry arrival handstamp dated May 5 & 6. Full registry label still attached, a striking cover, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 3,000.
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Lot 341

Taiwan, 1950 (April 10), airmail cover from Kao-Hsiung to New York, franked on reverse by 5¢ on $44, 20¢ on $44 and 50¢ on $44 Taiean surcharges on NE province issues along with a single copy of $2 first Flying Geese issue, all tied by Kao-Hsiung c.d.s.'s. Attractive franking combination, fresh, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000.
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Lot 342

Taiwan, 1950 (Sep 13), commercial cover from Cheungfa to Taipei, with Unit stamp overprinted "For Use in Taiwan Only" (Scott 97, Chan TP89), tied with Cheungfa c.d.s. Taipei c.d.s. (Sep 14) on back. Also with a 1960 CTO printed matter cover with SYS and Lincoln 40¢ commemorative x5 overprinted SPECIMEN (Scott 1248S), rare use of SPECIMEN on a cover. Interesting pair, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 800 - 1,200.
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