2019 December Auctions – 9/12/2019 – 13/12/2019

84 lots
Lot 40032
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1878-83 Large Dragon
1878 Large Dragons, thin paper, 2 1/2mm spacing, 1ca green, 3ca vermilion and 5ca yellow, each used by fine Chefoo seal in black, the 1ca with some tone…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 40033
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1878-83 Large Dragon
1878 Large Dragons, thin paper, 2 1/2mm spacing, 3ca Brown-Red in mint nh right marginal block of four (clichés 14-15/19-20), some natural gum creasing…
Estimate: 1’200 – 2’000 EUR
Lot 40034
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1878-83 Large Dragon
1878 Large Dragons, thin paper, 2 1/2mm spacing, 3ca brown-red mint part og, fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 40035
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1878-83 Large Dragon
1878 Large Dragons, thin paper, 2 1/2mm spacing, 5ca orange in a mint og vertical strip of three (cliches 8, 3 & 18), centre stamp with light wrinkling…
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 40036
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1878-83 Large Dragon
1878 Large Dragons, thin paper, 2 1/2mm spacing, 5ca orange mint og, very fine
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 40037
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1878-83 Large Dragon
1878 Large Dragons, thin paper, 2 1/2mm spacing, 3ca yellow used horizontal pair with two seal cancels in black, right stamp with corner crease at lower…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 40038
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1878-83 Large Dragon
1882 Large Dragons, thin paper, wide spacing, 3ca brown-red with light large Tientsin negative seal, small corner crease at lower right otherwise fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 40039
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1878-83 Large Dragon
1883 Large Dragons, thicker paper, 2 1/2mm spacing, 5ca chrome-yellow, used with partial Peking seal in blue, fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 40040
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1878-83 Large Dragon
1878-83 Large Dragons, thicker paper, 2 1/2mm spacing, rough perf., 1ca green, 3a vermilion and 5ca chrome-yellow, each used by part to large Peking…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 40041
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1878-83 Large Dragon
1878-83 Large Dragons small used group of 4 stamps incl. 1ca thin paper 4.5mm spacing (repaired tear), fine 3ca thin paper 4.5mm spacing, fine 5ca thin…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 40042
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1894 Dowager
1894 Empress Dowager, first printing, 1ca to 24ca mint hr set of 9, fine to very fine
Estimate: 1’000 EUR
Lot 40043
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1894 Dowager
1894 Empress Dowager, first printing, 1ca to 24ca mint og (part og to large part og) set of 9, fine to very fine
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 40044
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1894 Dowager
1894 Empress Dowager, first printing, 1ca to 24ca used set of 9, each used by part to large part Shanghai seal, the 2ca, 9ca and 12ca with the “Antique…
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 40045
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1894 Dowager
1894 Empress Dowager, first printing, 3ca orange-yellow mint og horizontal pair with ERROR IMPERFORATE BETWEEN, minor creasing at lower right corner,…
Estimate: 2’400 EUR
Lot 40046
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1894 Dowager
1894 Empress Dowager, first printing, 9ca dull green vertical TÊTE-BÊCHE PAIR, mint og, some tone spots otherwise fine and rare (SG 22d)
Estimate: 600 EUR
Lot 40047
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1894 Dowager
1897 Empress Dowager, unissued second printing, 1ca salmon-red mint large part og, unusually large margins, very fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 40048
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Customs Small Dragon Surcharged Issues
1897 Customs Small Dragon issue with small figures 1c on 1ca to 5c on 5ca mint og set of three, the 1c with tone spots on gum, fine
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 40049
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Customs Small Dragon Surcharged Issues
1897 Customs Small Dragon issue with large figures mint set of three, 2c on 5ca shows a non-constant printing flaw at foot, large part og, fine and scarce
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 40050
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Dowager Small Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, first printing, small figure, 1/2c on 3ca to 30c on 24ca mint og set of 10, very fine
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 40051
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Dowager Small Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, first printing, small figure, 1/2c on 3ca to 30c on 24ca mint og set of 10, part to large part og, some minor imperfections, fine…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 40052
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Dowager Small Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, first printing, small figure, 1c on 3a to 30c on 24ca mint og set of 10, 10c on 6ca with a paper fault, fine to very fine
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 40053
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Dowager Small Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, first printing, small figure, 1/2c on 3ca orange-yellow with variety “2” and fraction bar omitted, mint part og with some paper…
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 40054
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (Mar) Dowager Large Wide Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, first printing, large figure, wide spacing surcharge, 1/2c on 3ca orange-yellow with INVERTED SURCHARGE variety, neat partial Customs…
Estimate: 4’000 EUR
Lot 40055
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (Mar) Dowager Large Wide Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, first printing, large figure, wide spacing surcharge, 1c on 1ca reddish orange mint large part og, very fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 40056
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (Mar) Dowager Large Wide Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, first printing, large figure, wide spacing surcharge, 2c on 2ca green mint og, very fine
Estimate: 100 EUR
Lot 40057
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (Mar) Dowager Large Wide Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, first printing, large figure, wide spacing surcharge, 8c on 6ca reddish brown with dollar chop cancel, fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 40058
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (Mar) Dowager Large Wide Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, second printing, large figure, wide spacing surcharge, 1/2c on 3ca to 30c on 24c deep rose-red mint set of 9, unused to large part…
Estimate: 800 EUR
Lot 40059
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (Mar) Dowager Large Wide Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, second printing, large figure, wide spacing surcharge, 1/2c on 3ca yellow with error “cen” for “cent” mint part og (slightly heavily hinged),…
Estimate: 400 EUR
Lot 40060
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (Mar) Dowager Large Wide Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, second printing, large figure, wide spacing surcharge, 1/2c on 3ca yellow vertical pair showing error imperforate horizontally with part…
Estimate: 700 EUR
Lot 40061
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (May) Dowager Large Narrow Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, later second printing, large figure, narrow spacing surcharge, 5c on 5ca chrome-yellow, 10c on 9ca grey-green and 10c on 12ca orange-yellow,…
Estimate: 120 EUR
Lot 40062
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (May) Dowager Large Narrow Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, later second printing, large figure, narrow spacing, 10c on 9ca grey-green with ERROR SURCHARGE INVERTED, mint part og, slightly…
Estimate: 700 EUR
Lot 40063
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (May) Dowager Large Narrow Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, later second printing, large figure, narrow spacing, 10c on 9ca grey-green with ERROR SURCHARGE INVERTED, mint large part og,,…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 40064
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (May) Dowager Large Narrow Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, later second printing, large figure, narrow spacing, 10c on 9ca grey-green with ERROR SURCHARGE INVERTED used with central Canton…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 40065
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 (May) Dowager Large Narrow Surcharges
1897 Empress Dowager, later second printing, large figure, narrow spacing, 10c on 9ca grey-green with ERROR SURCHARGE INVERTED, used with neat partial…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 40066
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Red Revenues
1897 Red Revenue small figures 2c on 3c deep red mint large part og, a little gum toning, fine
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 40067
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Red Revenues
1897 Red Revenue large figures 1c on 3c deep red mint large part og, very fine (SG 88)
Estimate: 240 EUR
Lot 40068
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Red Revenues
1897 Red Revenue large figures 4c on 3c mint hr, a few shortish perfs at foot otherwise fine
Estimate: 300 EUR
Lot 40069
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Red Revenues
1897 Red Revenue large figures 1c on 3c, 2c on 3c and 4c on 3c mint small part og, heavy hinges and some toning to 1c on 3c
Estimate: 200 EUR
Lot 40070
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Red Revenues
1897 Red Revenue large figures $1 on 3c deep red, mint part og, toned gum, fine and scarce
Estimate: 1’500 EUR
Lot 40071
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897 Red Revenues
1897 Red Revenue large figures $1 on 3c deep red used with “Pa Kua” cancel in brown, very fine and scarce
Estimate: 600 EUR
Lot 40072
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897-1911 Imperial Post
1897 Imperial Chinese Post 50c black green ERROR OF COLOUR in mint nh right hand marginal block of four, very fine and scarce, as only 240 examples existed…
Estimate: 5’000 EUR
Lot 40073
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897-1911 Imperial Post
1897 (Aug) Imperial Chinese Post $2 orange and yellow used commercially, cancelled by partial dollar chop, lightly toned and a few short perfs, a rare…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 40074
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897-1911 Imperial Post
1898 1c Postal stationery card uprated with 1c and 2c tied by Chefoo large bilingual double circle ds, further franked with Hong Kong 2c pair tied by Shanghai…
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 40075
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897-1911 Imperial Post
1898 London printing with wmk $2 claret and yellow mint part og, fine
Estimate: 150 EUR
Lot 40076
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897-1911 Imperial Post
1901 Postcard showing Royal Palace (printed in ink-drawn style) franked Imperial Post 1/2c brown (2) bearing oval ‘PEKING 15.4.01’ to German Empire, very…
Estimate: 120 EUR
Lot 40077
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897-1911 Imperial Post
1902 (Mar 8) CIP 1c postal stationery card from Canton uprated with 1c pair and 2c, sent to Belgium in combination with Hong Kong 4c tied by Victoria cds,…
Estimate: 280 EUR
Lot 40078
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897-1911 Imperial Post
1902-03 $5 Green & Salmon mint nh top left corner marginal single, hinged with slight thin in margin otherwise very fine
Estimate: 500 EUR
Lot 40079
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897-1911 Imperial Post
1903-04 Provisional Issue bisects on pieces, with 1c on half 2c and half of 2c, fine
Estimate: 80 EUR
Lot 40080
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897-1911 Imperial Post
1903-04 Provisional issue 1c on 2c bisect on cover sent locally in Foochow, fine
Estimate: 190 EUR
Lot 40081
China » Chinese Empire (1878-1949) » 1897-1911 Imperial Post
1905 Imperial Post 10c green (at right with ‘double perf’ from gutter) tied to envelope by very fine native cancel from Peking via Shanghai to Austria,…
Estimate: 200 EUR