imperial china - Stamp Auctions

Lot 1979 - Overseas imperial china -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

Lot 1979 - Overseas imperial china - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

1900/06: Bean Goose $ 1 red & flesh used on registered cover from Tientsin to Ypres, Belgium tied by cds with manuscript registration at lower left, French 'Shang-Hai' transit cds on front and reverse with Tientsin cds (Nov 10), Shanghai cds, Gand / Valeurs cds (Dec 24) and Ypres arrival. A most unusual single franking.

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Lot 1993 - Overseas imperial china -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

Lot 1993 - Overseas imperial china - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

1940 (Oct 23): 4 c. in red on SYS 5 c. olive, an unused corner block of twenty-five from lower right of sheet with Dah Tung imprint, the central stamp (position 158) showing the variety "Bottom Right Character Repeated at Left", fresh and fine, unmounted og. A scarce positional multiple.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

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Lot 1988 - Overseas imperial china -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

Lot 1988 - Overseas imperial china - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

1940/41: Hong Kong Martyr issue 30 c. maroon on wmk'd paper, an unused vertical pair, variety "Imperforate Between" horizontally, fresh and fine, large part og. Unlisted by SG.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

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Lot 1985 - Overseas imperial china -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

Lot 1985 - Overseas imperial china - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

1941: Registered cover to Budapest endorsed 'via Siberia' franked on front by 3rd SYS 50 c. blue pair and on reverse with 1940/41 Provincial Surcharged 3 on 5 c. green in a marginal block of four and a corner block of six with Dah Tung imprint all tied by 'Shanghai' cds's (June 7). Struck on front with bilingual octagonal framed SAMPLE POST / OR LETTER PACKET / PASSED BY / CUSTOMS P.O. in red; slightly over-lapped by glued label with typed French "RETOUR / vu l'absence de l'exchange' tied in black by cyrillic (?) datestamp with 'Expedition' at base. Faults as are to be expected but an extraordinary cover worthy of further research.rnNote: The Molotov-Ribbentrop pact was dissolved on June 22, 1941 when the Germans launched Barbarossa.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

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Lot 1980 - Overseas imperial china -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

Lot 1980 - Overseas imperial china - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

1912: Bean Goose $ 1 red & flesh optd. 'Republic' in Shanghai, a fine used example on philatelic cover to Hong Kong cancelled by 'Canton' cds (Aug 12) in black.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

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Lot 1994 - Overseas imperial china -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

Lot 1994 - Overseas imperial china - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

1940 (Oct 23): 4 c. in red on SYS 5 c. olive, an unused corner block of fifty from lower half of the sheet with Dah Tung imprint, position 158 in the sheet of 200 showing the variety "Bottom Right Character Repeated at Left", fresh and fine, unmounted og. A scarce positional multiple.

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Lot 1989 - Overseas imperial china -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

Lot 1989 - Overseas imperial china - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

1940/41: Provincial Surcharges (Kiangsi) 3 on 5 c. yellow green, Dah Tung printing on un-watermarked paper, an unused corner marginal block of four from top left of sheet, with pre-printing corner paper fold variety showing the top left character printed on reverse of margin and partially on the first stamp, fresh and fine and most unusual, unmounted og.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 250 - 256 Day 5

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Lot 4238 - Worldwide A-Z imperial china -  Auktionshaus Schlegel 26 Public Auction

Lot 4238 - Worldwide A-Z imperial china - Auktionshaus Schlegel 26 Public Auction

1902, 1c brown red, single used reply of double card, Ascher #P3, from "CHINKIANG 14. DEZ. 02" to Shanghai with arrival of local post dated dec 15, long text, F-VF
Estimate €120

Auktionshaus Schlegel 26 Public Auction

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Lot 4233 - Worldwide A-Z imperial china -  Auktionshaus Schlegel 26 Public Auction

Lot 4233 - Worldwide A-Z imperial china - Auktionshaus Schlegel 26 Public Auction

1897, 2c on 3c red revenue, unused, inverted "s" in overprinted "cents", flawless, Scott #79b
Estimate €260

Auktionshaus Schlegel 26 Public Auction

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Lot 4239 - Worldwide A-Z imperial china -  Auktionshaus Schlegel 26 Public Auction

Lot 4239 - Worldwide A-Z imperial china - Auktionshaus Schlegel 26 Public Auction

1903, 1c brown red, single used reply of double card, Ascher #3, written in and sent from "SHANGHAI 11 OCT 03", addressed to Tsingtau, arrival dated 15.10.03, nice commercial usage
Estimate €120

Auktionshaus Schlegel 26 Public Auction

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