1893 LOCAL POST NEWSPAPER WRAPPER - Cream unused wrapper with POSTAGE PAID ½ CENT printed in black and embossed relief SHANGHAI / LOCAL POST OFFICE bilingual oval. Few minor stains on right side otherwise sound and scarce.
1893 LOCAL POST NEWSPAPER WRAPPER - Cream unused wrapper with POSTAGE PAID 1 CENT printed in black and embossed relief SHANGHAI / LOCAL POST OFFICE bilingual oval. Very fine for these, sound and scarce.
1979-82 Attractive group of official illustrated First Day Covers including 1980 Deer, UNESCO, 1982 Medicinal Plants, 1980 Int. Olympics, 1981 Cattle on two covers, 1981 Team Victories, National Safety, 1980 Airport, etc, (26 FDCs).
Boxer Rebellion: 1901 Hong Kong 1c blue-green postal stationery reply card (single) used to Berlin cancelled SHANGHAI / C / MY 23 / 01 CDS and additional Japanese Occupation of China 1s brown tied rubber SHANGHAI / 24 / MAY / 01/ I.J.P.O cds cancel AND German part SHANGHAI / DEUTSCHE SEEPOST 24 / MA.. / 01 cds alongside. Manuscript Feldpost on left side and 28th August arrival Bestent / 7¼.8¼ / vom / Postamte 24 cds. Small amount of damage along the bottom otherwise extremely fine and rare combination.
1974-1983 Mainly unmounted mint collection with a good range of mainstream sets from 1976 onwards, mostly regular issues and includes setenant strips, 1981 12 Beauties long set, 1983 Female Roles set, 1982 Medicinal Plants & M/S, 1982 First All China Philatelic Fed. M/S,1981 Palace Lanterns, 1982 Birds set and M/S, Scriptures set & M/S etc, STC £1260, mainly very fine. (Approx. 360).