December 2018 Auction Series – 3/12/2018 – 7/12/2018

18 lots
Lot 30173
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1864 (Apr 25) Envelope from Prestonpans, Scotland, to HONG KONG with 1862-64 4d hairlines strip of three and single tied by Berwick Station “66” duplexes,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30180
Great Britain » 1855-1900 Surface Printed
1883 (Mar 2) Envelope from London to Hong Kong with 1880-81 5d indigo tied by “EC / 62” duplex, Hong Kong arrival bs, very fine
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30689
Hong Kong
1876 Envelope sent to Germany with 1862-63 18c tied by “B62” numeral, per English Possession French packet (octagonal ds), fine and scarce franking
Estimate: 900 – 1’100 GBP
Lot 30690
Hong Kong
1880 Cover to London, franked 10c on 20c blue, tied “S1” in bars with SHANGHAE/A/NO.4.80 cds and red London ds alongside, plus Hong Kong bs, a very rare…
Estimate: 1’100 – 1’300 GBP
Lot 30691
Hong Kong
1903 CA $2 slate and scarlet, mint, fine (SG £375)
Estimate: 80 – 120 GBP
Lot 30692
Hong Kong
1907-11 $2 Carmine-Red & Black, mint og, very fine (SG £400)
Estimate: 150 – 200 GBP
Lot 30693
Hong Kong
1912 (Mar 15) Envelope sent locally with two 1907-11 1c brown tied by Hong Kong University Post Office double circle ds, very fine
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30694
Hong Kong
TAIWAN: 1933 (Jun 21) Envelope with Hong Kong 1921-37 5c pair tied by KIIRUN / TAIWAN / JAPAN maritime cds with purple boxed Kiirun “PAQUEBOT” hs adjacent,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30695
Hong Kong
1946 Victory 30c blue and red, mint nh, showing “extra stroke” variety, very fine and scarce (SG £120)
Estimate: 50 – 70 GBP
Lot 30696
Hong Kong
1948 (Dec 22) Silver Wedding fist day cover with $10 and 10c tied by registered Hong Kong double circle ds, with registration slip still attached and original…
Estimate: 100 – 150 GBP
Lot 30697
Hong Kong
1862-1973, Mint & used collection in an album, stockbook and auction folders, with 1862-63 issue incl. 18c unused and 48c used (2), 1863-71 incl. 8c unused…
Estimate: 4’000 – 6’000 GBP
Lot 30698
Hong Kong
1862-1900ca. Ranges on leaves, used and unused, including surcharge issues, mixed
Estimate: 80 – 150 GBP
Lot 30699
Hong Kong
1863-1960s, QV-QEII Cancellation collection mostly identified inc. Treaty-Ports, Branch, Sub-office, rare QV company handstamps, continues to 1980s QEII…
Estimate: 200 – 300 GBP
Lot 30700
Hong Kong
1863-1948, Mint & used collection in one stockbook with strength in Queen Victoria, better items noted include SG9 in block of four (superb), also 1880…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 GBP
Lot 30701
Hong Kong
1896-1976, Collection of 15 covers written up on pages incl. 1896 30c franking from Foochowfoo (minor faults), KGV 1 1/2c postal stationery card uprated…
Estimate: 500 – 700 GBP
Lot 30702
Hong Kong
1904-37, Mint group with 1904-06 4c and 12 pair, 1912-21 $3, $5 and $10 and 1921-37 $1, $3 and $5, very fine (SG £2’440)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30703
Hong Kong » British Post in China
1917-27, Mint group with 1917-21 20c pair, 50c, $5 and $10 (mint nh right marginal) and 1922-27 20c, 25c and $$1, very fine (SG £1’286)
Estimate: 300 – 400 GBP
Lot 30704
Hong Kong » British Post in China
1917-21 $2, $3, $5 corner pane marginal and $10, all mint hr/lh, the $10 with small mark on face and $2 with a couple of tone spots on reverse, otherwise…
Estimate: 600 – 800 GBP