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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1898 Cover from Shanghai to Australia carried via French ship

Lot 40200

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1898 (May 5) Cover from Shanghai to Sydney, franked by 1892-98 20pf, tied by cds on dispatch, showing fench octagonal “LIGNE N./PAQ. FR. N°.5” ds, Colombo…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 360
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1898 Internal registered mail bearing mixed franking featuring non overprinted and overprinted stamps

Lot 40201

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1898 (May 16) Registered envelope from Shanghai to the German Consulate at Canton, paying eleven times the single rate with 1892-98 20pf vertical pair…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1898 (June 14) Cover from Shanghai to Canton, a very scarce and desirable internal usage through the German Post

Lot 40202

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1898 (June 14) Cover from Shanghai to Canton, franked by 1892-98 20pf, tied by neat cds on dispatch, British Hong Kong and Canton cds’s on reverse, very…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1898 Envelope to Berlin bearing 1892-98 20pf tied by "SHANGHAI" cds (3.9), with very fine strike of "CHEFOO./26 AUG 98" Large Dollar origin dater

Lot 40203

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1898 (Sept 3) Envelope to Berlin bearing 1892-98 20pf (one short perf. at top), tied by “SHANGHAI” cds (3.9), with very fine strike of “CHEFOO./26 AUG…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’500
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1899 incoming mail from Germany only transiting the German P.O. in Tientsin

Lot 40204

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1899 (Feb 9) Postcard from Frankfurt to Peking, bearing 10pf tied by cds (29.12.1898) on dispatch, entering the German P.O. of Tientsin with corresponding…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1899 "China" overprinted 10pf postal stationery showing usage of I.P.O. marking

Lot 40205

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1899 (July 2) “China” overprinted 10pf postal stationery card from nanking to Diedenhofen, showing bilingual cds of nanking on dispatch at left, struck…
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 9’000
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1899 "China" overprinted 10pf postal stationery combined with bilingual Chefoo and Shangai cds's

Lot 40206

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1899 (Nov 23) “China” overprinted 10pf postal stationery card to Hamburg, showing watercolour illustrated Chinese coastal scene on reverse, bearing on…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1899 Cover from Shanghai via Chefoo to Tientsin, with 1898 10pf type II, tied by ms cross applied on the "Mathilde"

Lot 40207

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1899 (Dec 28) Cover from Shanghai to Tientsin. endorsed “pr. S/S Mathilde via Chefoo”, franked by 1898 10pf type II, tied by ms cross applied on the “Mathilde”,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1900 (Dec 20) German field postcard addressed to the "S.M.S. Fürst Bismark" in Shanghai, redirected to Tsingtau

Lot 40208

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1900 (Dec 20) German field postcard addressed to the “S.M.S. Fürst Bismark” in Shanghai, redirected to Tsingtau, franked by China 1898 1c, tied by bilingual…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 100
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices Boxer War - Rebellion in Petschili. 1900 (Dec. 24) Field telegram form bearing 1900-02 Provisional "Eagle" 20pf (15)

Lot 40209

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
Boxer War – Rebellion in Petschili. 1900 (Dec 24) Field telegram form bearing 1900-02 Provisional “Eagle” 20pf in single, pair (one stamp with small wrinkle…
Estimate: 3’000 – 5’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 4’200
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices Boxer War. 1901 Postcard damaged in the German P.O. in Shanghai.

Lot 40210

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
Boxer War. 1901 (Feb 22) German illustrated postcard “Count Waldersee inspecting the Americans” sent to Schöneberg, struck with “K.D. FELDPOSTSTATION/N°…
Estimate: 500 – 750 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’400
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices Naval Mail. 1901 Stampless cover addressed to the "S.M.S. Luchs" at Tongku, struck with "DEUSTCHE SEEPOST/SHANGHAI-TIENTSIN/b" oval d

Lot 40211

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
Naval Mail. 1901 (July 21) Stampless cover addressed to the “S.M.S. Luchs” at Tongku, struck with “DEUSTCHE SEEPOST/SHANGHAI-TIENTSIN/b” oval ds then used…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1901 Commercial envelope to Germany bearing a very rare combination franking in China featuring three postal administrations

Lot 40212

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1901 (Sept 7) Commercial envelope (“ANZ & Co”) from Chefoo to Rüdolstadt (Germany), bearing 1898 overprinted 3pf dark ochre-brown and 5pf emerald-green,…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1901 Registered cover to Mexico with "China" overprinted stamps and rare U.S. registry exchange label

Lot 40213

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1901 (Sept 19) Registered cover (rough opening at top) with heading of the “Der Ostasiatische Lloyd” from Shanghai to Mexico City, franked by 1898 type…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 800
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices Boxer War - Rebellion in Petschili. 1901 Cover bearing combination of a Provisional "Petschili" franking with Chinese chop hs and bilingual cds's.

Lot 40214

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
Boxer War – Rebellion in Petschili. 1901 (Oct 20) Cover to Lüdenscheid franked by 1900-02 Provisional “Germania” 10pf pair (one stamp with small surface…
Estimate: 500 – 750 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 8’000
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1901 Parcel card form from Shanghai to Trieste franked at 2m80pf rate

Lot 40215

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
1901 (Oct 23) Parcel card form to Trieste, franked by 1898 type II 25pf (2) and 50pf (3) applied on obverse, and 5c (6) and 50pf on reverse, each tied…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 750
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices 1902 Cover from Shanghai addressed to the "S.M.S. Fürst Bismark" in Tsingtau, showing neat "DEUSTCHE SEEPOST/SHANGHAI-TIENTSIN/c" oval ds

Lot 40216

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
Naval Mail. 1902 (Jan 16) Free of charge cover from Shanghai addressed to the “S.M.S. Fürst Bismark” in Tsingtau, showing neat “DEUSTCHE SEEPOST/SHANGHAI-TIENTSIN/c”…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 140
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices Ship Mail. 1903 (June 8) Postcard from Gibraltar to Shanghai, with a very rare "REICHSPOsTDAMPFER/PRINZ HEINRICH." provisional postmark

Lot 40217

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices
Ship Mail. 1903 (June 8) Postcard to Shanghai struck on reverse with Gibraltar cds (2 May), franked by Germania 10pf tied by framed “REICHSPOSTDAMPFER/PRINZ…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 800
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices » Kiautschou 1905 5c postal stationery card cancelled by "DEUSTCHE SEEPOST/SHANGHAI-TIENTSIN/b" oval ds

Lot 40218

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices » Kiautschou
1905 (March 6) 5c postal stationery card with rare printed illustration of the first international art exhibition in Tsingtau (25.2.05) on reverse, sent…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 180
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices » Kiautschou 1906 2c postal stationery card cancelled by "DEUSTCHE SEEPOST/SHANGHAI-TIENTSIN" oval hs without date

Lot 40219

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices » Kiautschou
1906 (Aug 14) 2c postal stationery card to Hanover, cancelled by “DEUSTCHE SEEPOST/SHANGHAI-TIENTSIN” oval hs without date, arrival cds alongside; this…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’700
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices » Kiautschou 1907 4c postal stationery card, "DEUSTCHE SEEPOST/SHANGHAI-TIENTSIN/a" oval ds

Lot 40220

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices » Kiautschou
1907 (June 13) 4c postal stationery card to Frankfurt, cancelled by “DEUSTCHE SEEPOST/SHANGHAI-TIENTSIN/a” oval ds, receiver at left, very fine.
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 80
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices » Kiautschou 1911 Official naval mail to Shanghai and redirected to Japan with German P.O. franking

Lot 40221

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices » Kiautschou
Naval Mail. 1911 (March 30) Large registered envelope with crown “MARINE SCHIFFSPOST N° 28” red wax seal on reverse addressed to a member of the “S.M.S….
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices » Kiautschou 1911 Registered internal envelope with very rare dead letter usages

Lot 40222

China » Foreign Post Offices » German Post Offices » Kiautschou
1911 (Dec 26) Large registered envelope addressed to Peking, franked by 1905-19 2c, 4c and 10c vertical pair, tied by “TSINGTAU/KIAUTSCHOU” cds’s, reverse…
Estimate: 500 – 750 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’200
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Japanese Post Offices 1900 (March 17) Cover from Tientsin to New jersey, Japan 1900 5s pair

Lot 40223

China » Foreign Post Offices » Japanese Post Offices
1900 (March 17) Cover from Tientsin via Yokohama to New jersey, franked by China 1898 10c (small cut at right) tied by bilingual dispatch cds, entering…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 150
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1902-03 Two covers from Tientsin to Vannes (France), bearing two diff. 10k frankings incl. 1899 5k pair and 10k

Lot 40224

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1902-03 Two covers from Tientsin to Vannes (France), one endorsed “Corps d’occupation en Chine”, bearing two diff. 10k frankings incl. 1899 5k pair and…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1897 (Oct 18) Cover to England bearing Arms 3k and 7k, tied by "SHANKHAI/POCHTOVAYA KONTORA" cds

Lot 40225

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1897 (Oct 18) Cover to Colchester (England) bearing Arms 3k and 7k, tied by “SHANKHAI/POCHTOVAYA KONTORA” cds (T&S type 1) in blue, repeated at left, with…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1898One of the earliest items from Port Arthur, with black "CHIFU/POCHTOV.KONTORA" (T&S type 2) and blue "SHANKHAI/POCHTOVAYA KONTORA" (T&S type 1) cds's

Lot 40226

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1898 (May 18) 3k stationery card to Hamburg, uprated with Arms 1k for the overseas rate, tied by “PORT ARTHUR/POCHT.KONT” (Type 1) cds’s, showing alongside…
Estimate: 750 – 1’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’100
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1899 Registered cover to Austria franked by 1899 overprinted 10k pair, tied by "CHIFU/POCHTOVAYA KONTORA" (T&S type 1), rarely combined with Chinese "Tchéfou, Chine" registration hs

Lot 40227

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1899 (Sept 20) Registered cover from Chefoo to Galizia (then Austria), redirected to bohemia, franked by 1899 overprinted 10k pair, tied by “CHIFU/POCHTOVAYA…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1900 (April 4) Registered envelope from Shanghai to France, 1899 overprinted 1k pair and two singles, 2k pair and single, 3k, 5k (2), 7k and 10k, tied by "SHANKHAI/POCHTOVAYA KONTORA" (T&S type 1)

Lot 40228

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1900 (April 4) Registered envelope from Shanghai to Chauny (France), franked by 1899 overprinted 1k pair and two singles, 2k pair and single, 3k, 5k (2),…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1900 (Dec 25) 7k stationery card to Breslau (Germany)  1899 overprinted 1k and 2k, tied by framed "PEKIN/19-00" ds

Lot 40229

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1900 (Dec 25) 7k stationery card to Breslau (Germany) 1899 overprinted 1k and 2k, tied by framed “PEKIN/19-00” ds (T&S type 5), Russian Port Arthur transit…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’200
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1901 (Jan 15) Registered commercial envelope from Shanghai to Bukhara, bearing unoverprinted 1889 Arms 10k in combination with 1899 overprinted 5k, tied by "SHANKHAI/POCHTOV. KONTORA" cds

Lot 40230

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1901 (Jan 15) Registered commercial envelope from Shanghai to Bukhara (Uzbekistan), endorsed via Odessa and with Farsi inscription incl. “good luck” (arrowed),…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1901 (April 12) Postcard to Shanghai franked by 1899 k, tied by tied by violet "CHIFU/POCHTOVAYA KONTORA" (T&S type 1), DUE "DOPLATIT/SHANKHAI" hs

Lot 40231

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1901 (April 12) Postcard to Shanghai franked by 1899 overprinted 3k, tied by tied by violet “CHIFU/POCHTOVAYA KONTORA” (T&S type 1), alongside showing…
Estimate: 750 – 1’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 750
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1901 (April 30) Postcard to Hungary, franked by 1899, 1k and 3k, tied by violet "CHIFU/POCHTOVAYA KONTORA" cds (T&S type 1), and due markings

Lot 40232

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1901 (April 30) Postcard to Hungary, franked by 1899 overprinted 1k and 3k, tied by violet “CHIFU/POCHTOVAYA KONTORA” cds (T&S type 1), violet “T” circle…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
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Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1901 Cover from Port Arthur to France, franked 1889-1904 10k, tied by Port Arthur cds (T&S Subtype 2A), Russian Shanghai and Chefoo cds's on back

Lot 40233

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1901 (Sept 5) Cover (opened for display with front and back rejoined by hinges) from Port Arthur to France, franked 1889-1904 10k, tied by Port Arthur…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 200
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1901 (Nov 15) Registered postcard to Haspe (Germany), 1899 overprinted 1k (2), 2k (single and strip of three and 3k (2), tied by "CHIFU/POCHTOVAYA KONTORA" cds's, usage of the registration label and marking of Chefoo in

Lot 40234

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1901 (Nov 15) Registered postcard to Haspe (Germany), bearing 1899 overprinted 1k (2), 2k (single and strip of three and 3k (2), tied by “CHIFU/POCHTOVAYA…
Estimate: 500 – 750 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 750
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1903 (June 9) Registered cover from Tientsin to Germany, bearing rare China-Russia combination franking with Russian pmks of Yingkow (Newchwang)

Lot 40235

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1903 (June 9) Registered cover from Tientsin (Karlowitz correspondence) to Osnabrück (Germany), franked on reverse with China ‘Coiling Dragon’ 5c vertical…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 400
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1903 (Aug 8) Registered cover from Hankow to Berlin

Lot 40236

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1903 (Aug 8) Registered cover from Hankow to Berlin, endorsed via Dalny-Siberia, bearing bilingual Chinese “HANKOW” cds with corresponding registration…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’400
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices vCoiver to England with China-Russia combination franking, dispatched at Kiukiang, Russian transit of Shanghai

Lot 40237

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1903 (Oct 12) Small envelope to Lincolnshire (Great Britain), franked on dispatch by China ‘Coiling Dragon’ 1c, 2c (2) and 5c, tied by bilingual “KIUKIANG”…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 400
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1906 (Feb 5) Registered cover from Kangchow to Switzerland, mixed China-Russia franking, "SHANKHAI/a" cds's

Lot 40238

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1906 (Feb 5) Registered cover to Moudon (Switzerland), dispatched at Kangchow where it was franked by ‘Coiling Dragon’ 10c pair, tied by bilingual cds,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’100
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1906 (Feb 15) Registered cover from Tangku to Switzerland, China 'Coiling Dragon' 20c tied by bilingual "TANGKU" cds, 1899 overprinted 10k pair, tied by "SHANKHAI/a" cds's

Lot 40239

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1906 (Feb 15) Registered cover from Tangku to Moudon (Switzerland), initially franked by China ‘Coiling Dragon’ 20c tied by bilingual “TANGKU” cds, black…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 900
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1907 (June 7) "Kitai" 7k stationery envelope to Doubs

Lot 40240

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1907 (June 7) “Kitai” 7k stationery envelope to Doubs (France), uprated with 1899 overprinted 3k, tied by “SHANKHAI ZAGRAN. P.K.” cds (T&S Subtype 5B),…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 180
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1908 (Apr 6) Picture postcard sent to ICELAND with "KITAI" 1k tied by Tientsin Cyrillic double circle ds

Lot 40241

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1908 (Apr 6) Picture postcard sent to ICELAND with “KITAI” 1k tied by Tientsin Cyrillic double circle ds, very fine and scarce destination.
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 280
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1912 (April 24) Registered cover from Shanghai to Berlin, 1907 overprinted 14k strip of five , tied by (Subtype 6a)

Lot 40242

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1912 (April 24) Registered cover from Shanghai to Berlin, franked by 1907 overprinted 14k strip of five, tied by “SHANGHAI POSTE RUSSE” cds’s (T&S Subtype…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 420
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1917 (March 20) Registered cover from Shanghai to Stockholm, franked on reverse by Russia 1908-18 10k pair

Lot 40243

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1917 (March 20) Registered cover from Shanghai to Stockholm, franked on reverse by Russia 1908-18 10k pair, tied by “SHANKHAI ZAGRANICHN.P.KONT.” cds (T&S…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 200
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1918-19 Two postcards to france and Switzerland bearing diff. frankings and cds's (T&S Subtypes 7B and 8B)

Lot 40244

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1918-19 Two postcards to france and Switzerland bearing diff. frankings incl. 1917 2c on 2k pair and 4c on 4k, with different cancellations of Shanghai…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 240
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1919 (Oct 27) Photo picture postcard of Vladivostok sent from Harbin to Denmark "via USA"

Lot 40245

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1919 (Oct 27) Photo picture postcard of Vladivostok sent from Harbin to Denmark “via USA” with 5k and imperf. 70k tied by double circle Cyrillic ds with…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 180
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices 1920 (Oct 4) Registered postcard to Zurich, a very rare usage of the last issue during the last month of validity

Lot 40246

China » Foreign Post Offices » Russian Post Offices
1920 (Oct 4) Registered postcard to Zurich, franked by 1917 4c on 4k and 10c on 10k (surcharged in cents to use Chinese currency instead of the highly…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 440
Stamp of China » Foreign Post Offices » USA Post Offices 1894 Cover bearing 1894 5c chocolate tied by "U.S.POSTAL AGENCY/SHANGHAI/1"

Lot 40247

China » Foreign Post Offices » USA Post Offices
1894 (Nov 20) Cover via Peking (as denoted in the endorsement at top left) to San Francisco, bearing 1894 5c chocolate, imperf. edge at left, neatly tied…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 150
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1865-66 Shanghai Local Post - 'Large Dragons' collection

Lot 40248

China » Collections and Lots
1865-66 Shanghai Local Post – ‘Large Dragons’ collection comprising over 60 unused stamps from the Max Mayer collection, all classified according to the…
Estimate: 2’000 – 3’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 8’500
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1867-1921 Foreign P.O.'s and Incoming Mail group of 22 covers

Lot 40249

China » Collections and Lots
1867-1921 Foreign P.O.’s and Incoming Mail group of 22 covers, postcards and stationeries, including interesting French and German p.O.’s examples, as…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 950
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1878-1929 An exceptional lot comprising several hundreds

Lot 40250

China » Collections and Lots
1878-1929 An exceptional lot comprising several hundreds on stock cards, used and mint and with some duplication, including 1878 ‘Large dragons’, 1885-88…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 9’200
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1883-1897 China and Local Post Shanghai lot of 28 stamps used and unused, including 'Red Revenues'

Lot 40251

China » Collections and Lots
1883-1897 China and Local Post Shanghai lot of 28 stamps used and unused, including ‘Red Revenues’ and overprinted ‘Dowager’ issues, some faults, predominantly…
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’600
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1885-1913 Selection of cancellation usages

Lot 40252

China » Collections and Lots
1885-1913 Selection of cancellation usages on over 80 stamps, including several neatly struck seal handstamps on ‘Small Dragons’ & ‘Dowager’, as well as…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 600
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1890-1903 Local Post offices group of 22 covers

Lot 40253

China » Collections and Lots
1890-1903 Local Post offices group of 22 covers or postal stationeries, the most part related to Shanghai, but also including examples from Chinkiang,…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’500
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1892-1902 "Tchong King" group on an album page

Lot 40254

China » Collections and Lots
1892-1902, French Post Offices: “Tchong King” in small capital letters in red or black, group of 35 stamps on an album page, these stamps were sold at…
Estimate: 600 – 800 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 440
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1893-1999, China, Duplication in old stockbook, noted Imperial and Republic Post, PRC 1949-1970, etc

Lot 40255

China » Collections and Lots
1893-1999, Duplication in old stockbook (approx. 26 pages), noted Imperial Post, Republic Post, PRC 1949-1970, also div. Macau, Timor, Taiwan, foreign…
Estimate: 150 – 250 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 280
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1894-1941, Mint & used collection on Scott album pages of the French offices in China, Canton, Hoi Hao, Kwangchowan, Mongsteu, Pakoi, Yunnanfou and Tchong King

Lot 40256

China » Collections and Lots
1894-1941, French Post Offices: Mint & used collection on Scott album pages of the French offices in China, Canton, Hoi Hao, Kwangchowan, Mongsteu, Pakoi,…
Estimate: 2’000 – 2’600 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’500
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1898-1908 China Imperial Post group of 15 covers/cards and postal stationeries

Lot 40257

China » Collections and Lots
1898-1908 China Imperial Post group of 15 covers/cards and postal stationeries, including two Min-Chu items, seven commercial ‘Coiling Dragons’-France…
Estimate: 500 – 750 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’800
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1900ca. Advertising cards: Group of four advertising cards for cigarettes

Lot 40258

China » Collections and Lots
1900ca. Advertising cards: Group of four advertising cards for American “Pin Head” and British “Pirate” cigarettes, depicting Chinese paintings, one with…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’200 EUR
Read more / Unsold
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1912-49 Chinese republic lot of 40 covers including interesting

Lot 40259

China » Collections and Lots
1912-49 Chinese republic lot of 40 covers including interesting inflation and airmail examples, with abundant mail sent to europe and USA.
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’500
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1915-50 China Republic and P.R.C. choice group of 18 unusual covers

Lot 40260

China » Collections and Lots
1915-50 China Republic and P.R.C. choice group of 18 unusual covers, including rare registered airmail item to Chile, scarce 1928 express cover from Manchuria…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’600
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1921-36 'Junk' Issue, interesting assembly comprising 40 covers

Lot 40261

China » Collections and Lots
1921-36 ‘Junk’ Issue, interesting assembly comprising over 40 covers and postal stationeires, including a wide range of frankings and destinations, combinations…
Estimate: 500 – 750 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’300
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1927-29 Very interesting selection of 29 covers

Lot 40262

China » Collections and Lots
1927-29 Manchuria – very interesting selection of 29 covers bearing Junk issues with “Limited for Use in Ki-Hei” overprints, the majority originating from…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’300
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1930s-80s, Mixed accumulation in an album plus complete mint sheets of 1984 issues

Lot 40263

China » Collections and Lots
1930s-80s, Mixed accumulation in an album plus complete mint sheets of 1984 issues, with 1930s-40s covers and cards to the USA incl. US Sea Post cancel…
Estimate: 100 – 200 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 110
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1945-97, Collection in 3 dealer's stockbooks, only mint and almost all mint nh in very fine and fresh condition

Lot 40264

China » Collections and Lots
1945-97, Taiwan: Collection in 3 dealer’s stockbooks, only mint and almost all mint nh in very fine and fresh condition, with up to a dozen of each stamp,…
Estimate: 600 – 800 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’900
Stamp of China » Collections and Lots 1958-96, Lot of about 100 sheets and part sheets in mint nh very fine condition

Lot 40265

China » Collections and Lots
1958-96, Taiwan: Lot of about 100 sheets and part sheets in mint nh very fine condition, several thousand stamps and some booklets, noted 1969 double camp…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 600
Stamp of Hong Kong 1895 (Apr 10) 4c on 3c brown postal stationery card

Lot 40266

Hong Kong
1895 (Apr 10) 4c on 3c brown postal stationery card written from Hungtanh to Germany, posted in Hong Kong 15 days later with Cologne arrival, very fine.
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 100
Stamp of Hong Kong 1940 (Sep 12) Incoming envelope sent by airmail from Netherlands Indies to Hong Kong, censored, underpaid with postage dues

Lot 40267

Hong Kong
1940 (Sep 12) Incoming envelope sent by airmail from Netherlands Indies to Hong Kong, censored in Batavia with tape at side, underpaid and franked on the…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 200
Stamp of Hong Kong 1867 (Feb 11) Incoming envelope from London to Hong Kong endorsed "via Marseilles" paying double rate plus late fee

Lot 40268

Hong Kong
1867 (Feb 11) Incoming envelope from London to Hong Kong endorsed “via Marseilles” paying double rate plus late fee with 1865-67 1s pair and 4d pair plus…
Estimate: 400 – 500 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 460
Stamp of Japan 1871 100m blue on thin laid paper, plate I, vertical pair, "KENSAZUMI" cancellation

Lot 40269

Japan
1871 100m blue on thin laid paper, plate I, vertical pair, pos. 23 & 31, upper stamp barely touched in small portion at lower right, otherwise good margins,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 240
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » British Post Office 1868 (March-July) Two incoming covers from London

Lot 40270

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » British Post Office
1868 (March-July) Two incoming covers from London carried at 1s4d rate, franked by 4d. pl. 9 and 6d pl. 6 (2), one additionally bearing 1d late fee, Br….
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 600
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » British Post Office 1870 (Aug 26) Incoming cover from London via Marseilles

Lot 40271

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » British Post Office
1870 (Aug 26) Incoming cover from London via Marseilles, paying the single rate with 1870 4d pl. 12 and 1867 marginal 1s pl. 4, tied by London duplexes…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 120
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Military Mail 1871 (April 15) Cover to Bourg-sur-Gironde franked by 1863 20c, snet during the "Commune" period

Lot 40272

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Military Mail
1871 (April 15) Cover to Bourg-sur-Gironde franked by 1863 20c, tied by “5118” lozenge with “CORR.D.ARMÉES/YOKOHAMA” cds in centre, a very fine cover rarely…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 500
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Military Mail 1872 (July  13) Incoming envelope from Paris via brindisi to Captain Lebon in Tokyo

Lot 40273

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Military Mail
1872 (July 13) Incoming envelope from Paris via brindisi addressed to Captain Lebon (Chief Artillery Instructor of the Military Mission to Japan) in Yedo…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 280
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Military Mail 1874 (Feb 13) Envelope from Paris to Captain Lebon in Tokyo, transit "YOKOHAMA/BAU FRANÇAIS" cds

Lot 40274

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Military Mail
1874 (Feb 13) Incoming envelope from Paris addressed to Captain Lebon (Chief Artillery Instructor of the Military Mission to Japan) in Yedo (the old name…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 380
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Military Mail 1876 (June 28) Cover franked by perf. 'Cérès' 25c, tied by "CORR.D.ARM./LIG.S.PAQ.FR.N°3" cds

Lot 40275

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Military Mail
1876 (June 28) Cover to Landerneau franked by perf. ‘Cérès’ 25c, tied by “CORR.D.ARM./LIG.S.PAQ.FR.N°3” cds (Salles 1.976/3), repeated alongside, French…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 400
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Military Mail 1870-1900 Two covers, incoming and outgoing mail

Lot 40276

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Military Mail
1870-1900 Two covers, the earlier being incoming mail from Marseilles bearing ‘Laureated Empire’ 10c, 30c & 40c with “YOKOHAMA/BAU FRANÇAIS” cds uncommonly…
Estimate: 150 – 200 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 300
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1865 (Oct 17) Entire letter from Yokohama to Vienna, an extraordinarily rare postage-due letter sent to a destination outside of France

Lot 40277

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1865 (Oct 17) Entire letter from Yokohama to Vienna, bearing very fine “YOKOHAMA/17 OCT 65/BAU FRANÇAIS” cds, charged “1f20” in ms to pay the single rate…
Estimate: 1’000 – 1’500 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 3’200
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1865 (Nov 8) Incoming and very early cover from Amsterdam to Yokohama through the French P.O.

Lot 40278

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1865 (Nov 8) Incoming cover from Amsterdam to Yokohama, displaying red dispatch cds at left, red french transit at right, and very fine strike of “YOKOHAMA/BAU…
Estimate: 600 – 800 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 600
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1866 (Feb 1) Envelope to Bordeaux, 1862 40c vertical pair

Lot 40279

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1866 (Feb 1) Single rate envelope to Bordeaux, bearing 1862 40c vertical pair cancelled by “5118” dotted lozenge, showing “YOKOHAMA/BAU FRANÇAIS” and red…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 420
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1866 (Feb 28) Cover to Lyon franked by 1862 80c

Lot 40280

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1866 (Feb 28) Cover to Lyon, paying the single rate with 1862 80c, tied by “5118” dotted lozenge, with superb “YOKOHAMA/BAU FRANÇAIS” and red French entry…
Estimate: 300 – 400 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 420
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1866 (April 7) Cover from Hakodate to Yokohama, an extraordinary mail addressed internally but carried via China

Lot 40281

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1866 (April 7) Cover from Hakodate to Yokohama, endorsed “p. ‘Laringo’/Care of Messrs Siemssen & C/Shanghai”, with corresponding “SIEMSSEN & C°/MAY 18…
Estimate: 800 – 1’200 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 3’400
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1868 (May 19) Incoming cover from Marseilles to Yokohama, with "LIGNE N/PAQ. FR. N°3" and "YOKOHAMA/6 JUIL 68/BAU FRANÇAIS" cds's

Lot 40282

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1868 (May 19) Incoming cover from Marseilles to Yokohama, franked by perf. ‘Empire’ 40c (2), tied by anchor lozenges with “LIGNE N/PAQ. FR. N°3” cds (Salles…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 400
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1868 (July 11) Stampless envelope to Rochefort-sur-Mer,

Lot 40283

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1868 (July 11) Stampless envelope to Rochefort-sur-Mer, endorsed “Voie anglaise”, bearing very fine “YOKOHAMA/BAU FRANÇAIS” cds, red French entry and correctly…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 320
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1870 (Aug 29) Entire letter to Flaviac, franked by 1863 80c

Lot 40284

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1870 (Aug 29) Single weight entire letter to Flaviac, franked by 1863 80c and tied by ‘gros chiffres’ “5118” in black, with matching “YOKOHAMA/BAU FRANÇAIS”…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 170
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1871 (Sept 4) Cover "Via Brindisi" to Lyon, bearing 1863 10c three examples, 20c pair and 30c vertical pair

Lot 40285

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1871 (Sept 4) Cover “Via Brindisi” to Lyon, bearing 1863 10c three examples, 20c pair and 30c vertical pair, tied by “5118” lozenges with superb “YOKOHAMA/BAU…
Estimate: 750 – 1’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’900
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1872 (Feb 19) Cover to Bürglen (Switzerland), 'Empire Laureated' 80c in combination with extremely rare 'Bordeaux' 40c

Lot 40286

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1872 (Feb 19) Cover sent to Bürglen (Switzerland), paying the French paquebot single rate up to 10 grams with ‘Empire Laureated’ 80c in combination with…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’200
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1873 (Dec 22) Small envelope to Bourdeaux, bearing 'Siège' 40c (2), perf. 'Cérès' 5c and 15c

Lot 40287

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1873 (Dec 22) Small envelope to Bourdeaux, bearing ‘Siège’ 40c (2, one with tiny corner fault in margin), perf. ‘Cérès’ 5c and 15c, tied by “5118” lozenges,…
Estimate: 250 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 480
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1874 (Aug 11) Envelope via French packet to Paris, franked by 'Siège' 40c and perf. 'Cérès' 30c pair

Lot 40288

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1874 (Aug 11) Envelope via French packet to Paris redirected to Versailles, franked by ‘Siège’ 40c and perf. ‘Cérès’ 30c pair, tied by “5118” lozenges…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 220
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1875 (Sept 21) Opened envelope from Tokyo to Lyon, a rare and fascinating mixed-franking including an exceedingly scarce overpaid French franking

Lot 40289

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1875 (Sept 21) Opened envelope from Tokyo to Lyon, franked by a member of the French Military Mission with Japan 1874 2s with syllabic (Michel 20x, Scott…
Estimate: 3’000 – 4’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 3’400
Stamp of Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office 1878 (Feb 4) Envelope to Offranville bearing 'Siège' 40c

Lot 40290

Japan » Foreign Post Offices » French Post Office
1878 (Feb 4) Envelope via Brindisi to Offranville carried at single GPU rate, bearing ‘Siège’ 40c, tied by “YOKOHAMA/BAU FRANÇAIS” cds, repeated alongside,…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 300
Stamp of Japan » Collections and Lots 1871-1964, Two amazing stockbooks with only genuine stamps

Lot 40291

Japan » Collections and Lots
1871-1964, Two amazing stockbooks with only genuine stamps, several signed by BPP experts such as Florian Eichhorn and the majority in fine condition….
Estimate: 1’500 – 2’000 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 6’500
Stamp of Japan » Collections and Lots 1871-83, Album with Dragon, Cherry Blossom, Birds and Koban issues

Lot 40292

Japan » Collections and Lots
1871-83, Album with Dragon, Cherry Blossom, Birds and Koban issues, with a large selection of these classics, all genuine and several signed by BPP experts,…
Estimate: 600 – 800 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 2’800
Stamp of Japan » Collections and Lots 1871-83, Outstanding collection of the various forgeries of the classic period

Lot 40293

Japan » Collections and Lots
1871-83, Outstanding collection of the various forgeries of the classic period on stockcards, certainly more than 1’200 examples with several of each type,…
Estimate: 500 – 700 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’500
Stamp of Japan » Collections and Lots 1874-1937, Postal Stationery collection, used and unused in well-filled album

Lot 40294

Japan » Collections and Lots
1874-1937, Postal Stationery collection, used and unused in an album full of postcards, letter cards, envelopes and wrappers, incl. netter early engraved…
Estimate: 400 – 600 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 700
Stamp of Japan » Collections and Lots 1896-1937 Assembly comprising over 50 covers, from 'Cherry 'Blossom'

Lot 40295

Japan » Collections and Lots
1896-1937 Assembly comprising over 50 items, starting from the ‘Cherry Blossom’ Issue to modern miniature sheets on covers, including Japan used in Korea,…
Estimate: 200 – 300 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 300
Stamp of Japan » Collections and Lots 1896-1937 Assembly comprising 25 items, mainly in Korea and Formosa

Lot 40296

Japan » Collections and Lots
1896-1937 Assembly comprising 25 covers and postal stationeries, mainly used abroad in Korea and Formosa, including small P.O.’s as well as 1896 field…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 120
Stamp of Japan » Collections and Lots 1915-1930 Lot comprising over 60 special postcards or postal stationeries

Lot 40297

Japan » Collections and Lots
1915-1930 Lot comprising over 60 special postcards or postal stationeries with commemorative issues, cancelled by illustrated postmarks including some…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 140
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Lot 40298

Japan » Collections and Lots
1947-1991, Several hundred mini sheets (many duplicates) in mostly mint nh, only the 1964 Olympics are used, noted 1949 PTT mint nh, 1948 Red Cross mint…
Estimate: 100 – 150 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 220
Stamp of Japan » Collections and Lots 1889-1990, Stock of stamps in sheets and mini sheets, many duplicates, in general very fine mint mnh

Lot 40299

Japan » Collections and Lots
1889-1990, Stock of stamps in sheets and mini sheets, many duplicates, in general very fine mint mnh, noted 1948 & 1949 Week of Philately mini sheets (Mi….
Estimate: 300 – 500 EUR
Read more / Sold for EUR 1’600
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