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Lot 1335

Hong Kong, 1941 (11 Dec.) O.H.M.S. envelope to Calcutta, bearing Centenary 5c. and K.G.VI 15c. tied by "Victoria/Hong Kong" c.d.s., showing "Detained in Hong Kong/by Japanese/from December 1941 to September 1945" framed h.s in violet, with Calcutta arrival c.d.s. (9.10.45) on reverse, fine, the latest recorded date for a "Detained" handstamp cover (and the only cover known for this date).
Estimate HK$ 20,000 - 25,000

Realized HK$ 74,750

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