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Lot 3481 Macao, 1837 & 1844 entire letters from Macao to London and Chichester, England, the former showing "Liverpool/Ship Letter" h.s. on reverse and rated "1/2", and the 1844 entire sent "via Marseille" and Bombay with "India" red oval h.s. and rated "2/3", fine pair of early letters showing different routings.
Estimate HK$ 2,000 - 2,500
  Realized HK$5,175
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Lot 3482 Macao, 1858 (Apr.) envelope (with original enclosure in Persian script) to Bombay (16.5) showing light, fine small "Paid/at/Hong Kong" Crowned Circle in red (Webb type 11), with "Hong Kong" (22.4) and "Bombay" double-arc d.s. on reverse, rated "4" (over "8"). Although stated to be written in Macao, this letter was probably posted in Hong Kong.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$2,185
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Lot 3483 Macao, 1882 (13 June) envelope "Via Shanghai" and Hong Kong (14.6) to the Portuguese Legation, Yokohama (22.6 Japanese P.O. on reverse) redirected to Tokyo (native h.s.) showing "Crown/Macao" double-ring origin d.s. (Webb type C, RRR) and bearing Hong Kong Q.V. 5c. pale blue (few peripheral faint tones) lightly cancelled "B62", folded vertically at centre and small part of backflap removed (not affecting markings), an extremely rare and desirable example of the last datestamp sent to Macao by the G.P.O. in London.
Estimate HK$ 30,000 - 40,000
  Realized HK$66,700
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Lot 3484 /o Macao, 1894 Don Carlos I 5r. to 300r., complete set, fine to very fine and fresh unused without gum as issued (75r. used). Yang 47-58.
Estimate HK$ 700 - 900
  Unsold
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Lot 3485 /o Macao, 1911 2a. on 4a. carmine bisect (3) comprising unused, used on piece with "2" in the surcharge misformed at foot, and unsevered used pair, one of which shows the "2" shifted to the right variety, fine to very fine. Yang 145, 145fl.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Unsold
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Lot 3486 Macao, 1922 (18 Jan.) registered envelope to Milan, Italy (28.2) bearing Ceres 1a. and 4a. and "Republica" Lisbon overprint 18a. on 300r. Don Carlos I, tied by "Correio Central/de/Macau/2A Secção" framed d.s., with black on deep salmon registration label adjacent. Yang 211, 213, 239.
Estimate HK$ 2,500 - 3,000
  Realized HK$3,450
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Lot 3487 Macao, 1908-48 envelopes (4) to Hong Kong and black-and-white real photo postcard (Macau shoreline) to Germany bearing Don Carlos I 4a., three of the envelopes (two of which are registered) bear Don Carlos I 6a. on 200r. and 3a. bisects (one in combination with 1910 surcharges on Postage Dues) while a second registered envelope bears 6a. on 200r. (8) and 3a. (8) bisects, fine (5). Yang 117a, 130b, 141-143, 333.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$4,830
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Lot 3488 Macao, 1987-93 Lunar New Year stamps airmail first day covers to Taipei, 18 covers per year, nine containing two examples (a normal plus one from a booklet) and the other nine a strip of five from a booklet (without selvage), nearly all very fine.
Estimate HK$ 5,000 - 6,000
  Unsold
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