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Asian Stamps & Postal History


Taiwan: Postal History, 1937-1981
 
 
 

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Lot 3508 Taiwan, 1937-52 envelopes (7) and postcard with interesting frankings, including 1943 censored card from England to a British P.O.W. at "Taiwan Camp, Formosa, Nippon", 1950 Flying Geese $1 block of four on Northwest Airlines first flight envelope to U.S.A., and 1962 Emperor's set on envelope to Germany (8).
Estimate HK$ 1,800 - 2,200
  Realized HK$6,900
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Lot 3509 Taiwan, 1943 (28 July) unfranked envelope (with enclosure) with typewritten "Prisoner of War Post, Service des prisonniers de guerres", from Norwich, England to British P.O.W. at "Taiwan Prisoners Camp," sealed with British censor label at left and showing "Taiwan P.O.W./Censor" framed h.s. in violet with official h.s. in red.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$1,725
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Lot 3510 Taiwan, 1944 (14 May) "Prisoner of War Post, Service des prisonniers de guerres" printed Great Britain 3d. stationery card from Norwich to Taiwan, showing "Passed/P.W. 4236" octagonal h.s. in red and "Taiwan P.O.W./Censor" framed h.s. in violet with official h.s. in red.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$3,220
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Lot 3511 Taiwan, 1944-81, a small group of envelopes (14), including China 1944-46 sets on unaddressed envelopes (6) with commemorative cancellations, and Taiwan Flying Geese usages on envelopes (4), some faults or tones.
Estimate HK$ 1,200 - 1,500
  Realized HK$5,520
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Lot 3512 Taiwan, 1946-86, an accumulation of more than 1,400 covers and postal stationery items, mainly first day covers with better items, including 1951 Division of Country into Self-governing Districts $2 miniature sheet, 1958 President's Mansion, 1965 Double Carp, and a few better earlier postally used covers and large quantity of modern Republic of China postal stationery (1,400+).
Estimate HK$ 9,000 - 12,000
  Realized HK$40,250
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Lot 3513 Taiwan, 1947-49, a group of envelopes (8) from Tamsui to Toronto (4), Kaohsiung to New York, Taipei to Peiping, Xinying to Taipei, and Kaohsiung to Taipei bearing a good range of values (39), mainly fine.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$1,955
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Lot 3514 Taiwan, 1947-49, an exhibition collection of Taiwan Postal History comprising 20 envelopes, 8 postcards, parcel receipt and postal document with the unsurcharged and surcharged issues, diverse range of usages including printed matter, registered, double registered, ordinary express, airmail, registered airmail and returned mail. A comprehensive study of rates and cancellations used within Taiwan during the period. (30 items).
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000
  Realized HK$6,900
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Lot 3515 Taiwan, 1951-81, a group of first day covers or envelopes (27) and miniature sheets (3), including 1951 "Surface Mail" envelope to Illinois bearing Division of Country into Self-governing Districts imperf. 40c. and Koxinga 10c., 1955 registered airmail first day envelope from Woo Lo-Yuan to New York bearing 2nd Anniv. of Re-election of President Chiang Kai-shek souvenir sheet and imperf. 40c., 1955 60th Anniv. of Postal Service set of 2 miniature sheets with another set posted on first day covers to U.S.A., also 60th Birthday of President Chiang Kai-shek miniature sheet with tab.
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 2,500
  Realized HK$5,520
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