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Lots 101 - 117,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #80, December 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
101    4L45-46
1950, native cover with enclosure from Sian (Shensi Prov.) to Beijing, franked by three "People's Post. Kansu" overprinted values, including horizontal pair of stamp in carmine, Sian "3.6.50" date stamp, Beijing arrival"8.6.50" and red dater "June.9.50" markings, mostly VF
140.00 
 
102    4L53, 4L55, 4L57
1950, native cover with enclosure from Tianshui (Kansu Prov.) to Beijing, franked by six "People's Post. Kansu" on Dr. Sun Yat-sen overprints, tied by Tianshui "7.6.50" date stamp, Beijing arrival "17.6.50" and red dater "June.17.50" markings, mostly VF
140.00 
 
103    4L65, 4L67
1950, native cover with enclosure from Sian (Shensi Prov.) to Beijing, franked by seven adhesives, including Mao Tse-tung stamps of $50 and $200 in horizontal pairs, tied by Sian "24.1.50" marking , Beijing arrival "28.1.50"ds, marked by addressee on "Feb.4.50", mostly VF
140.00 
 
104 **   Yang #NW103-06

Local issues
Yili-Tacheng-Artai Area

1949, Worker designs, $10-$500, complete set of four, printed on thick grayish white paper, no gum as issued, NH, F/VF
140.00 
 
105 */U   Yang #EC5/473

East China
Collection

1942-50, 425 mint or used stamps and four postal history items, including stationery postcard, starting with fragments of Shantung issues, then Kiangsu and Anhwei stamps with further surcharges, continues with nicely presented East China People's Post issues, surcharges on Dr. Sun Yat-sen stamps and more, used items can have quality problem, nice quality overall, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20
375.00 
 
106    Yang #EC175
1949, native cover with pre-print in green (original letter is enclosed) sent from Nanjing to Beijing, franked by black surcharge $500 on $10 brown, tied by Nanjing "22.6.49" date stamp, postmarked on arrival by "24.6.49" Beijing receiver, VF
95.00 
 
107  Yang #EC209
1942, Five Pointed Star, 20c pale green, enlarged margins single printed on thin yellowish paper, minor usual foxing, no gum as issued, VF
240.00 
 
108  Yang #EC275-77
1945, Junk, Torch and Pigeon, no value indicated stamps overprinted "For Internal Use", complete set of three, fresh and nice, no gum as issued, VF
95.00 
 
109    Yang #EC458, EC461
1950, Shanghai surcharges $400 on $200 orange red and $1600 on $2000 apple green in horizontal pairs used on native cover from Shanghai to Beijing, tied by Shanghai "2.2.50" marking, arrival date stamp reads "5.2.50", mostly VF
95.00 
 
110 */U   Yang #CC15/166, LCC39-51

Central China
Collection

1948-50, 225 mint or used stamps and seven postal history items (two defected), starting with West Honan Mao Tse-tung various issues with later surcharges, then Dr. Sun Yat-sen surcharges, Worker-Peasant-Soldier, Five Pointed Star, Liberation of Hankow perforated and imperforated sets, further surcharges of People's Posts, finally Jiangxi set, some flaws possible on used items, otherwise nice quality unit, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
375.00 
 
111    Yang #CC66, CC68, CC141-42
1949, native cover from Kaifeng (Honan Prov.) to Beijing, franked by four values, including two stamps of Liberation of Hankow with overprints "Renminbi Currency", tied by Kaifeng "4.11.49" date stamp, Beijing arrival "6.11.49"marking, mostly VF
95.00 
 
112 */U   7L1/22, 8L1/56

South and Southwest China
Collection

1949-50, South section includes Pearl River Bridge issue with later surcharges, the total is 21 stamps and one cover, Southwest section includes People's Army and Liberation issues plus range of further surcharges, as well as three nice covers, one of which from Longquan to Beijing is bearing three different types of surcharges, minor flaws should be expected on used items, fresh quality overall, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6
275.00 
 
113    8L22, 8L25
1950, native cover from Longquan (Szechuan Prov.) to Beijing, franked by Chungking surcharges on Liberation Army issue, $500 on $100 carmine and $2000 on $200 blue in horizontal and vertical pairs, tied by Longquan "5.5.50"date stamp, postmarked on arrival "18.5.50" at Beijing, VF
140.00 
 
114 */U F  

Balance of the Collection
Mainly Reference Postal Items of Revolutionary Districts in the Liberated Areas

1928-37, reprints of Hunan-Kiangsi, Soviet Posts of Central District and postage dues, ten various fiscal stamps with design closed to postage stamps and two parts of documents, as well as black-and-white photos of Communist Posts rarities, profusely described on original pages, mostly VF
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95.00 
 
115 */U   1-8, var

The Gold Medal Collection of Russian Offices in China

The First issue (stamps on horizontally laid paper overprinted "Китай")

1899- 1904, starting with pre-philatelic cover from Kashgar to Tientsin, then 60 mint or used stamps, including singles, pairs and blocks, imperforated stamp of 3k with part of perfin "Obrazets", nice range of various cancellations, all are on original well-described pages, nice condition, full OG or used, mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5
190.00 
 
116 */U   9-23, var

The Second issue (stamps on vertically laid paper overprinted "Китай")

1904-08, 48 mint or used stamps, 5r and 10r with perfin "Obrazets", one cover and seven stationery items, including No.11 postally used, provisional violet overprints on 1k, 3k, 5k and 7k, which according to Ustinovsky's note were made due to shortage of State produced overprinted stamps, numerous cancellations and more, nice looking unit, full OG or used, VF, C.v. for listed stamps is $2,100
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
700.00 
 
117    

Russo-Japanese War
Postal History Group

1904-05, 15 covers and postcards, various military markings and destinations, including TPO No.264 "Vladivostok- Harbin", letter-card with Royal pre-print in blue, sent from Mukden to Tula and many others, all neatly arranged on profusely described pages, fresh and mostly VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
475.00