Sale 9


China through French Colonies
 
 
Lot Photo Description Bidding
Lot 399

China, 1894, Empress Dowager 60th Birthday, 1st printing, 5ca dull orange, indistinct cancel, light crease, well-centered, fine (Scott 20).
Scott $325 Est. Cash Val. $100 - 125.
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Lot 400
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China, 1897, Large 2¢ on 3¢ Red Revenue, bright color and non-intrusive cancel on overprint, very fine (Scott 80).
Scott $400 Est. Cash Val. $200 - 225.
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Lot 401

China: Szechuan, 1933-34, "Limited for Use in Szechwan" on Dr. Sun Yat-sen, 2nd London printing, 2¢-$5 complete, l.h., very fine (Scott 4-11).
Scott $251 Est. Cash Val. $100 - 125.
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Lot 402

China: Taiwan, 1955, Pres. Chiang Kai-shek 1st Anniversary of 2nd Re-election souvenir sheet, folded horizontally and vertically well clear of stamps with file folder margin at right, without gum as issued (Scott 1114a).
Scott $350 Est. Cash Val. $100 - 125.
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Lot 403

Denmark, 1851, 2rs blue, First Printing, Pl.1, Ps. 80, original toned gum which is common on this issue, good margins except at extreme top right, toning on front from gum condition, a very rare unused stamp, fine, Holcombe Cert. (1997).
Facit 1 I. (Scott 1a).
Scott $8,250 Est. Cash Val. $750 - 1,000.
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Lot 404

Ethiopia, 1917, 4g green and carmine black overprint, with official overprint, 21 stamps in Blocks of 10 and 6 plus strip of 5, never hinged, very fine, rare, (Scott 113a var.).
Est. Cash Val. $100 - 150.
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Lot 405

Finland, 1858, 10k dark carmine, margins all around, fresh bright color, cancelled by boxed WIBORG 17 1 1857 date stamp with matching strike adjacent on folded letter sheet to Halsingford, FENN_POST HELSINKI handstamp, Oesch Cert. (1993).
Facit 2e. (Scott 2F).
Est. Cash Val. $1,250 - 1,500

A lovely fresh cover seldom seen this nice
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Lot 406
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France, 1927, Strasbourg Philatelic Exhibition Souvenir Sheet, cancelled by Exposition 9/6/27 c.d.s., with gum and hinged, very fine.
Yvert 2. (Scott 241).
Scott $1,000 Est. Cash Val. $300 - 350.
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Lot 407

France, 1929, 2fr Le Havre Philatelic Exhibition, o.g., almost very fine.
Yvert 257A. (Scott 246).
Scott $600 Est. Cash Val. $150 - 175.
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Lot 408

France, 1937, Paris Philatelic Exhibition souvenir sheet, never hinged, faint paper-clip impression in margin, fine to very fine.
Yvert 3. (Scott 329).
Scott $700 Est. Cash Val. $200 - 200.
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Lot 409

France, 1917-19, War Orphans (1st issue) complete, l.h. to o.g., #B10 wrinkles, fine to very fine.
Yvert 148-155. (Scott B3-B10).
Scott $2,521 Est. Cash Val. $400 - 500.
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Lot 410

France, Airmail, 1936, 50fr "Banknote", never hinged, very fine.
Yvert 15. (Scott C15).
Scott $1,700 Est. Cash Val. $400 - 450.
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Lot 411

French Colonies, 1878, 25c blue, unused, probable sheet margin copy, others good to large, small closed tear, extremely fine appearance, Calves Cert. (2008).
Yvert 35. (Scott 35a).
Scott $4,250 Est. Cash Val. $500 - 600.
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