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Japanese Occupations

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Lot 3467

Japanese Occupations, Selection of five covers, 1908-35, four items from Korea, one from Tsingtao, all franked by Japanese stamps; Korean items consist of a picture post card sent to Ireland plus three covers, one sent internally (Seoul to Pyong Yang), one "via Siberia" to Scotland, plus one franked by commemoratives to Stanley Gibbons' New York office, each cover's postage tied by one or another Japanese-style comb cancel; the Tsingtao cover is from the American Consulate in the city, the corner card additionally reading "Sanitary Report", addressed to The Secretary of the Treasury/(For the United States Public Health and Marine Hospital Bureau), the 10s postage tied by a Tsingtau I.J.P.O. foreign comb with "Kobe/Japan" comb alongside, Very Fine overall, an interesting and attractive group.
Suggested Bid $200
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