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British Post Offices in China
 
 
 

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Lot 3427 British Offices in China, 1917-21 "China" overprint watermark multiple crown CA 1c. to $10, complete set of 16, plus 50c. emerald back shade, mint, good colours, most with tones or toned gum on reverse, the good $3 and $10 are however fine (the others are otherwise sound and of fine appearance). S.G. 1-17, 12b.
Estimate HK$ 5,000 - 6,000
  Realized HK$9,775
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Lot 3428 British Offices in China, 1922-27 "China" overprint watermark multiple crown script CA 25c. purple and magenta Requisition F horizontal strip of six from the top of the left pane with plate number and sheet and interpane margins at side, the third stamp variety broken flower, mint with lightly aged gum, paper hinge remnants and reinforced vertical perf. splitting, very good requisition number positional piece. S.G. 25/25a cat. £750 (for the variety).
Estimate HK$ 800 - 1,000
  Realized HK$1,150
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Lot 3429 British Offices in China, 1920 (24 Nov.) registered envelope from Shanghai to Basle, Switzerland (8.1.21) via London (6.1) bearing "China" overprint watermark multiple crown CA $2 carmine-red and grey-black, boldly tied by "Registered/Shanghai B.P.O." oval d.s., with "R/Shanghai B.P.O./No. 6044" violet framed h.s. adjacent, folded at foot, very fine and fresh. S.G. 14.
Estimate HK$ 5,000 - 6,000
  Unsold
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Lot 3430 British Offices in China, Postal Stationery : 1916-18 overprinted "China" 1½c. and 4c. and 1½c. on 1c. cards, unused, 4c. light toning, otherwise fine to very fine. From the Philippe Orsetti collection. Yang P34-P36.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$3,220
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Lot 3431 British Offices in China, Postal Stationery : 1916-18 overprinted "China" 1c. + 1c. reply cards (2) and 4c. and 1½c. on 1c. (2) cards, unused, some customary light toning, fine; also included is fresh unused 1917 "China" 10c. registered stationery envelope size H2, folded vertically at left (away from indicia). Yang P33, P35, P36, 51.
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 2,500
  Realized HK$3,680
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Lot 3432 British Offices in China, Postal Stationery : 1927 (2 Mar.) overprinted "China" 10c. registered stationery envelope (compensation table in francs only), size H, from Wei Hai Wei to Shanghai (7.3) bearing "China" overprint 4c. cancelled by "Wei Hai Wei/Port Edward/A" c.d.s. showing the scarce 65mm. "R/Port Edward/No. 417" framed h.s., couple trivial adhesive faults noted for accuracy, very fine usage. Yang 50.
Estimate HK$ 5,000 - 6,000
  Realized HK$6,900
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