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lot # 5 - 1871-77 Pre-adhesive 1871-77 Pre-adhesive

Price: HK$ 150,000.00
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Domestic News wrapper. 1876 (6 Jan). North China Herald. Addressed to Hancock, I-G of Customs Peking. Hong Kong QV 2c stamp with wing margin affixed between paper and wrapper, tied by S1 killer. Forwarded with bilingual “CUSTOMS HOUSE * SHANGHAI” handstamp in red to Peking. Never opened! North China Herald is the first modern newspaper of mainland China.

1876年1月6日《北華捷報》, 貼香港2仙郵票, 銷上海英局S1戳記, 交上海関轉遞北京関韓威禮, 蓋中英文“上海関”紅色戳記, 報紙未被打開。《北華捷報》1850年8月30日創刊於上海, 是中國内地第一份現代報紙, 初為周報, 1864年6月1日, 改為日報《字林西報》。

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