Fine Stamps and Covers of China and Hong Kong

Spink
Spink China

Datum der Auktion: 20.01.2019

Zurück

Bild

Municipal Posts Shanghai 1873-75 1ca. in red on 16c. green, unused without gum; a short stamp, possibly reperforated at top. A great rarity nevertheless, one of the rarest stamps of Shanghai. F.I.A.P. Certificate (2018). Chan LS76; S.G. 49, £48,000. Photo

Los #: 1502

Limitpreis: 150.000 HK$ - 180.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

Municipal Posts Shanghai Postal Stationery Letter Cards: 1893 1c. greenish blue card in a bundle of twenty five with the original binding wrapper, Good to fine. Livingston LC1

Los #: 1503

Limitpreis: 1.500 HK$ - 2.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

Municipal Posts Chefoo 1893 2c. grey-blue variety imperforate between vertical pair, two pairs in a right margin block of eight with full original gum; there is a vertical crease which affects the right pair. A very scarce variety. S.G. 3a. Photo

Los #: 1504

Limitpreis: 8.000 HK$ - 10.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

Municipal Posts Wei-Hai-Wei 1899 5c. emerald variety imperforate between horizontal pair and imperforate between stamp and margin, unused and showing some colour suffusion through to the reverse. A fine and a splendid example of this rare variety. Livingston 4b; S.G. 4a. Photo

Los #: 1505

Limitpreis: 30.000 HK$ - 35.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Postal History Incoming Mail 1865 (16 Sept.) entire letter to Shanghai "pr Messagaries Imperials" bearing G.B. 1865-67 4d. plate 7 with 1/- green plate 4 (watermark emblems) tied by London E.C. duplex with "PD" in oval and French transit alongside and, on the reverse, French Post Office

Los #: 1506

Limitpreis: 2.000 HK$ - 2.500 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Postal History Incoming Mail 1881 (15 Sept.) envelope to Shanghai bearing German 20pf. franking tied by Eisenach c.d.s. and, on the reverse, Boulogne (17.9), Naples (18.9), Hong Kong (24.10) and Customs Shanghai (30.10) c.d.s.; part of the address has been bleached out. A good cover which has

Los #: 1507

Limitpreis: 8.000 HK$ - 10.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Postal History Incoming Mail 1894 (12 Aug.) 20r. stationery newspaper wrapper from Brazil to Shanghai cancelled by Pernambuco c.d.s. with Customs Shanghai arrival (16.11) at left with a second strike on the reverse. Fine and unusual. Photo

Los #: 1508

Limitpreis: 1.500 HK$ - 2.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons Imperforate Proofs with Extra Circle 1ca. yellowish green [16] with left margin, without gum; fresh and fine. A very desirable example of this proof provenance: Sir Percival David, July 1970 (in a block of four

Los #: 1509

Limitpreis: 40.000 HK$ - 45.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons Imperforate Proofs with Extra Circle 5ca. yellow-ochre [11] with left sheet margin, without gum; there is a light horizontal crease at top, nevertheless and impressive example of this proof. Photo provenance: Sir Percival David, October 1967 (in a block of four

Los #: 1510

Limitpreis: 50.000 HK$ - 60.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons Imperforate Proofs with Extra Circle Removed 1ca. to 5ca. set of three with lower corner margins. 1ca. bluish green [21] with lower left corner margins, large part original gum showing the line break above the right hand value; Peter Holcombe number on the reverse. 3ca. pale

Los #: 1511

Limitpreis: 250.000 HK$ - 280.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1878 Thin Paper 1ca. deep green showing broken perforation pin variety, there is a missing perf. pin at each side of this stamp; cancelled by part Ichang seal. Photo

Los #: 1512

Limitpreis: 5.000 HK$ - 8.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1882 Wide Setting 1ca. to 5ca. set of three, 1ca. pale bright green with Shanghai seal, 3ca. dull red [19] with broken claw and with blue seal cancellation, 5ca yellow-ochre with Shanghai seal. A good set. Photo

Los #: 1513

Limitpreis: 12.000 HK$ - 15.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1882 Wide Setting 1ca. to 5ca. set of three with 1ca. pale bright green [8] with faint Tientsin seal and part 1882 overseas c.d.s. in red (London?), 3ca. brownish red with light Customs Newchwang c.d.s. dated 1882 (1 Nov.) and a fragment of red c.d.s. across upper corner, 5ca

Los #: 1514

Limitpreis: 10.000 HK$ - 12.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1882 Wide Setting 1ca. light sage-green in a vertical strip of three with top margin [11/16/3] neatly cancelled by Shanghai seal; the top two stamps showing the distinctive positional frame breaks of these clichés. Well centred and extremely fresh. A stunning positional strip

Los #: 1515

Limitpreis: 40.000 HK$ - 50.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1882 Wide Setting 1ca. bright green, vertical pair [8/7] cancelled by an indistinct strike of Customs Shanghai c.d.s. in reddish with an 1882 date. Fresh and fine, a beautiful multiple from this popular setting. Photo

Los #: 1516

Limitpreis: 35.000 HK$ - 40.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1882 Wide Setting 3ca. brownish red [11-3] horizontal pair cancelled by a full strike of Customs Chinkiang c.d.s. dated 1885 (11 Aug.); a few toned perfs. at foot. The right stamp showing the characteristic broken frame in right value tablet. An attractive pair. Photo

Los #: 1517

Limitpreis: 20.000 HK$ - 25.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1882 Wide Setting 3ca. brownish red, two pairs rejoined in block of four [23-13/5-4] cancelled by Peking seal in blue. An attractive and desirable multiple. Photo

Los #: 1518

Limitpreis: 20.000 HK$ - 30.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1882 Wide Setting 3ca. brown-red, a reconstruction of the setting with fifteen single stamps, three with top margin, one with part Customs Wuhu double oval, and one very neatly cancelled by Customs Chinkiang c.d.s. dated 1884 (Jan.). A good reconstruction. (15). Photo

Los #: 1519

Limitpreis: 40.000 HK$ - 45.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1883 Thicker Paper, Clean Cut Perforations 1ca. bright green [22], 3ca. pale red and 5ca. chrome-yellow, part original gum; a few perf. imperfections. Photo

Los #: 1520

Limitpreis: 12.000 HK$ - 15.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1883 Thicker Paper, Clean Cut Perforations 1ca. to 5ca. set of three in used blocks of four. 1ca. light green [18-12/6-19] of Setting VII (repaired tear and other imperfections); 3ca. vermilion [23-20/9-6], this arrangement is not recorded so is from an unknown setting and 5ca

Los #: 1521

Limitpreis: 140.000 HK$ - 180.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1883 Thicker Paper, Clean Cut Perforations 1ca. light green [20] showing a printing mark above the left value tablet which appears as an "M", a light, part strike of seal cancellation. Unusual. Photo

Los #: 1522

Limitpreis: 5.000 HK$ - 6.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1883 Thicker Paper, Clean Cut Perforations 3ca. deep Venetian red [10] showing an over inking variety which shows inked-in features around the dragon's head; with a very light strike of Customs Chinkiang 1884 (5 Sept.) c.d.s. Fresh and very fine in this delightful shade. Photo

Los #: 1523

Limitpreis: 3.000 HK$ - 4.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1883 Thicker Paper, Clean Cut Perforations 3ca. dark vermilion, variety imperforate between vertical pair [24/14] from an unknown setting and cancelled by a central strike of an indistinct seal cancellation in black; there is a light fold in the margin between the stamps. This is

Los #: 1524

Limitpreis: 900.000 HK$ - 1.000.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1883 Thicker Paper, Clean Cut Perforations 5ca. chrome-yellow in a vertical block of eight from SettingV, [4-5/18-6/22 (with broken frame)-9/1-8] cancelled by neat Peking seal in blue; fresh and fine. Photo

Los #: 1525

Limitpreis: 80.000 HK$ - 90.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1883 Thicker Paper, Clean Cut Perforations 5ca. chrome-yellow in a block of six [5-3/6-12/9-15] of setting V, cancelled by Peking seal in blue; there is a tiny paper split in the lower left stamps. A fresh and highly attractive multiple. Photo provenance: James Whang, November

Los #: 1526

Limitpreis: 45.000 HK$ - 50.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1883 Thicker Paper, Rough Perforations 1ca. to 5ca. set of three in fine used blocks of four. 1ca. deep bright green [4-1/13-23] from Setting VII cancelled by Shanghai seal in black with Customs Shanghai 1885 (17 Dec.) c.d.s., fine; 3ca. vermilion with four upright strikes of

Los #: 1527

Limitpreis: 220.000 HK$ - 250.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1883 Thicker Paper, Rough Perforations 3ca. pale red [4] showing semi-circle next to the left value tablet, with some gum; well centred and of good appearance. A good example of this sought-after positional variety. Photo

Los #: 1528

Limitpreis: 20.000 HK$ - 24.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1883 Thicker Paper, Rough Perforations 3ca. bright vermilion [4] showing semi-circle on the inner frame line, with a neat strike of Peking seal in blue; weak corner perf but still a very appealing example of this popular positional variety. Photo

Los #: 1529

Limitpreis: 3.000 HK$ - 4.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons 1883 Thicker Paper, Rough Perforations 3ca. pale red [8] showing broken "A" of "CHINA" and broken lower right value tablet, used with a part strike of Tientsin seal. Fresh and attractive. Photo

Los #: 1530

Limitpreis: 3.000 HK$ - 4.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019

Bild

China Large Dragons Postmarks Chefoo 1879 (21 Jan.) a very fine strike on thin paper 5ca. dull orange, well centred; a few clipped perfs. An early date for this postmark. Photo

Los #: 1531

Limitpreis: 6.000 HK$ - 8.000 HK$

Datum: 20.01.2019