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

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Lot 703
Japan, Military Stamp, 1921, Tsingtao Provisional, 3s rose, Boshi (substation of Tsingtao) postmark, fresh, a lovely example of this rarity, Fine to Very Fine, 1964 J.R. Hughes letter and 2008 I.S.J.P. certificate.
J.S.C.A. MP1; ¥750,000 (HK$ 56,400). Scott M4; $4,750 (HK$ 36,820).
Estimate HK$ 20,000 - 30,000.
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Lot 704

Japan, Postal Card, 1899, Chrysanthemum, 1½s violet, illustrated card with man singing and with company name of Yokohama Piano & Organ Warehouse, used 1904 (Dec) from Yokohama to Tokyo, Fine to Very Fine.
J.S.C.A. PC18.
Estimate HK$ 4,000 - 6,000

What was interesting is a piano tuner had missed Baroness Corvisart to let her know he called twice but was not being admitted to tune her piano. Her husband Lt. Col. Baron Corvisart was acting as French Military Observer with Japanese 1st Army HQ at Sha-Ho River in Manchuria during the on-going Russo Japanese War
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Lot 705

Japan, Postal Cards, 1973, Commemoration of First Issue, 19 commemoration folders, each containing 4 items, as issued condition, Very Fine.
Estimate HK$ 600 - 800.
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