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Sale 71

Lot 2023

Chungking, 1894 "Chungking Local Post" printed public notice with large violet "Chungking L.P.O. Shanghai Agency" c.d.s. of "15 Mar. 95", text commences "This office forwards letters and parcels from Chungking by Express Courier to Ichang and thence by Steamer to the Treaty Ports and vice versa…" detailing charges and explaining the relationship between the Chungking L.P.O. and its agencies in Shanghai and Ichang, a few horizontal folds with slight splitting along edges, very fine and scarce surviving postal document.
Estimate HK$ 3,500 - 4,000

Realized HK$ 5,175

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