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Asian Stamps & Postal History


1948-49 Gold and Silver Yuan
 
 
 

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Lot 422 China, 1948 Gold Yuan Shanghai San Yi surcharge $1 on 40c. red-brown Dr. Sun Yat-sen Central Trust printing perf. 11 block of ten (2 x 5) from the lower right corner of the sheet showing imprint, fine unused. Chan G27aiv.
Estimate HK$ 1,000 - 1,200
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Lot 423 China, 1948 Gold Yuan Shanghai Union Press surcharge $1 on $5 carmine Dr. Sun Yat-sen Paicheng printing (typographed) on soft woodfree paper, block of nine, fine and fresh unused without gum as issued. Chan G52c.
Estimate HK$ 1,200 - 1,500
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Lot 424 China, 1949 (8 Mar.) U.S. 1c. postal stationery card from Winchester, Kentucky to Shanghai (7.4), cancelled by duplex, showing "T/12 ctms." in violet, with China Gold Yuan Sien Dai Book Co. surcharge in red on Chung Min Transportation $50 on $50 pairs (2, one applied across front and back of card) applied as Dues and cancelled by "T" triangular h.s., the card has "Cancelled" bilingual framed d.s., "Unclaimed" and "Return" h.s. in violet for return to sender, the card was water stained while at the post office or during attempted delivery, with "Shanghai" bilingual c.d.s. (19.8) firmly struck covering the place where stamp(s) seem to originally have been and fallen off whilst in China before the card's return, a remarkable usage of the Gold Yuan stamps as Postage Dues on incoming mail from overseas. Chan G86.
Estimate HK$ 12,000 - 15,000
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Lot 425 China, 1949 (3 Mar.) envelope from Ningpo to Shanghai (4.3) bearing San Yi surcharge $5 on $500 Transportation pair and single with Dr. Sun Yat-sen Shanghai Dah Tung printing engraved $10 block of four and pair (one stamp creased), cancelled by native c.d.s., fine. Chan G103, G129.
Estimate HK$ 800 - 1,000
  Realized HK$920
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Lot 426 China, 1949 Gold Yuan Shanghai San Yi surcharge in red, prepared for use but not issued, $5000 on $100 olive-green from the lower left corner of the sheet, very fine unused without gum as issued. Chan GN1.
Estimate HK$ 1,200 - 1,500
  Realized HK$1,840
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Lot 427 China, 1949 Shanghai San Yi surcharge in red, prepared for use but not issued, $5000 on $100 olive-green, very fine unused without gum as issued. Chan GN1.
Estimate HK$ 1,000 - 1,200
  Realized HK$1,725
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Lot 428 China, 1949 (Apr.) Gold Yuan Hankow surcharge $50 on $10 to $5,000,000 on $20, the set of eleven, all with full or partial sheet margin, fine to very fine unused without gum as issued, uniformly fresh, the $500,000 on $20 value has clipped perf. at lower left corner. A choice set. Chan G117-G127.
Estimate HK$ 10,000 - 12,000
  Realized HK$23,000
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Lot 429 o China, 1949 (Apr.) Gold Yuan Hankow surcharge $50 on $10 to $5,000,000 on $20, the set of eleven, used, mixed quality (11). Chan G117-G127.
Estimate HK$ 3,000 - 4,000
  Realized HK$6,325
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Lot 430 China, 1949 Unit stamps perf. 12½ set of four in corner blocks of twenty showing imprints, very fine unused without gum as issued. Chan S1-S4.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$5,175
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Lot 431 China, 1949 Silver Yuan Flying Geese Dah Tung printing $10 blue-green and prepared for use but not issued 10c. violet-blue, each in an unused block of six, fine. Chan S21, SPN1.
Estimate HK$ 1,000 - 1,200
  Realized HK$1,265
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Lot 432 China, 1949 Silver Yuan Dr. Sun Yat-sen Chungking Hwa Nan Printing Co. 1c. to 500c., fine unused without gum as issued. Chan S22-S30.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$2,760
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Lot 433 China, 1949 Silver Yuan Dr. Sun Yat-sen Chungking Hwa Nan Printing Co. 1c. to 500c., fine unused without gum as issued. Chan S22-S30.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$2,990
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Lot 434 China, 1949 (7 May) Silver Yuan Unit stamps for Kansu-Ninghsia-Tsinghai handstamped overprint in violet on Domestic Ordinary Unit stamp orange and in red on Domestic Airmail Unit stamp green, fine to very fine unused without gum as issued. Rare. Chan S68-S69.
Estimate HK$ 15,000 - 20,000


Expertisation: Signed Livingston in pencil
Experts and Consultants certificate (2019).
  Realized HK$19,550
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Lot 435 China, 1949 Silver Yuan Domestic Unit stamps for West Szechwan, set of 26, fine appearance unused without gum as issued, hinge marks and light yellowing on reverse. Chan S113-S138.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$3,450
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Lot 436 () China, 1949 Silver Yuan Szechwan surcharged by hand in violet 2½c. on 4c. grey-green Dr. Sun Yat-sen block of six and vertical pair on reverse of 1949 large part back only of envelope to England (22.9) via Hong Kong (17.8), cancelled by "Chengtu" bilingual c.d.s. (6.8), fine. Chan S140.
Estimate HK$ 1,000 - 1,200
  Realized HK$1,495
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Lot 437 China, 1949 (Oct.) Silver Yuan full value surcharges for Yunnan 4c. on $20 and 12c. on $200, fine to very fine unused without gum as issued. Chan S150-S151.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$1,840
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Lot 438 China, 1949 (27 Aug.) envelope to Foochow (31.8) bearing Fukien Province 2c. on $2,000,000 Dr. Sun Yat-sen with additional "Fu" handstamp diagonal bisect (lower right half) and Fukien 4c. on $100 Dr. Sun Yat-sen Dah Tung printing, tied by "Fushek" c.d.s., fine. Chan S205.
Estimate HK$ 1,500 - 2,000
  Realized HK$1,725
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