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Sale 120

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China
 
 
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Lot 20

China, 1894, Empress Dowager 60th Birthday, 1st Printing, 2ca Green, Imperf Proof, Pair, #17P, 2nd printing, unwatermarked corner marginal pair, horiz. fold well clear of design, excellent color, Extremely Fine and scarce. Ex M.D. Chow.
Chan #23P.
Estimate $1,500-2,000.
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$1,450
Lot 21

China, 1897, Large 4¢ on 3¢ Red Revenue, #82, full o.g., light crease, nice color, Fine.
Scott $1,650.
Estimate $350-450.
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$250
Lot 22

China, 1897, Imperial Chinese Post, 5¢ Rose Red on Cover, #90, 3/21 with missionary content, ½c (2), 1c coiling dragon stamps tied with Foochow Dollar Chop combined with Hong Kong QV 2c (3/23 cds), Boston transit and Sheldon arriving cds on the back, minor edge faults, Fine to Very Fine usage.
Estimate $300-400.
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$190
Lot 23

China, 1900 Tientsin Combination Cover to France, 11/9 with 2c coiling dragon with blue Tientsin cds, 5c French Offices in China overprint stamps with Shanghai cds 11/19, a Fine cover.
Estimate $80-100.
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$40
Lot 24

China, 1903 Foochow Local 2c Coil Dragon Bisect Cover, 10/3 with Foochow bilingual cds plus one "Postage 1 Cent Paid" chop, Fine.
Estimate $100-140.
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$60
Lot 25

China, 1907 Wuhu Cover to U.S., #99, 100, combination of 1c pair and 2c (14) via Shanghai with Jan 7 Wuhu cancels, Feb 11 receiving mark on reverse, opened at right, a Fine to Very Fine cover.
Estimate $150-200.
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$90
Lot 26

China, 1910 Missionary Usages, 2 similar cards with Paoting March dates on 1908 1c postal cards from Peking to Missionary Mrs. or Rev. H.P. Perkins in Paoting-fu, one re-addressed, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $150-250.
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$90
Lot 27

China, 1913 Red Band Cover Canton, to San Francisco, 2c overprint coiling dragons tied with 8/22 bilingual cds plus Canton Tombstone cancels, a Fine cover.
Estimate $150-200.
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Lot 28

China, 1916 Chengtu Missionary Card, to Day Mission Library in Conn., additional Junk 3c tied, reverse showing "West China Missionary News" printed subscription card dated Dec 25, 1915, Fine.
Estimate $100-150.
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$60
Lot 29

China, 1928 Shanghai to Canton First Flight Cover, 12/10, with cachet, Fine to Very Fine.
Estimate $150-200.
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$100
Lot 30

China, 1932 Registered Airmail Cover, from small village town to Shanghai., 1c (2) SYS, 4c Junk, plus 15c Airmail tied with black blue Luoshe Tombstone cancels, rare boxed rural village registered marking, Nanchang (5/18) transit, Shanghai (5/21) arriving cds, Fine.
Estimate $200-300.
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$120
Lot 31

China, 1932, Sven Hedin Expedition Cover, #307-310 (5/19) registered Peking to Sweden, with one Martyr 30c on back, signed "Sven Hedin", addressed to Alma Hedin, virtually Very Fine.
Estimate $200-250.
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$130
Lot 32

China, 1948 (12/6) Air Letter Sheet Chengdu to U.S., with Gold Yuan $1/40c (4), total $4 rate, New York arriving (12/15) cds, Fine.
Estimate $80-100.
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Lot 33

China, 1949 Registered Airmail Cover, Chengdu to Canton, 6/4, franked with each of Domestic, Airmail and Registered unit stamps, good Silver Yuan period usage, Fine.
Estimate $150-200.
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Lot 34
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China, Manchurian Provinces, 1927 Overprint Set, Blocks of 4, #1-20, n.h. (2), l.h. (2), some incl. $1, $2 with 3 n.h. values, few gum tone spots on lower values, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $1,944+. Scarce in blocks .
Estimate $500-700.
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$375
Lot 35

China, French Offices, 1907 Cover, 25c "Canton" mixed franking with 10c French Indochina issue to Cambodia, postmarked Canton 8 May 07 with Phnom-Penh receiving mark on the back, a Fine cover.
Estimate $150-200.
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$100
Lot 36
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China (People's Republic), 1950, 1st Anniversary of the People's Republic Complete, #60-64, ungummed, $800 marginal, Very Fine.
Scott $327.
Estimate $120-140.
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$70
Lot 37

China (People's Republic), 1967, "Long Live Chairman Mao Our Great Teacher" Complete, #949-956, n.h., Very Fine.
Scott $1,780.
Estimate $550-650.
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$425
Lot 38

China (People's Republic), 1967, Talks on Literature and Art Complete, #957-959, n.h., Very Fine.
Scott $1,050.
Estimate $350-400.
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$250
Lot 39

China (People's Republic), 1967-68, Poems of Chairman Mao Complete, #967-980, n.h., clean, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott $4,008.
Estimate $1,200-1,500.
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$850
Lot 40

China (People's Republic), 1968, Revolutionary Literature and Art Complete, #982-990, n.h., a Very Fine set.
Scott $1,440.
Estimate $550-650.
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$425
Lot 41

China (People's Republic), 1980, Year of the Monkey, #1586, n.h., usual slight offset, Very Fine.
Scott $1,800.
Estimate $800-1,000.
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$800








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