CHINA: IMPERIAL PERIOD (1878-1911)

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Discounts apply to all single items or groups of items: 5% over $50, 10% over $111

 

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10* 225.00 1c small dragon perf. 12 1/2, XF OG, paper hinge and album page adherence, but a lovely bright item, 102.50 (minus discount)
     10(*) 225.00 1c small dragon perf. 12 1/2, XF no gum, small LHR light print but still very nice, 52.50 (minus discount)
 
 
10(1) 100.00 1c small dragon perf. 12 1/2, VF blue seal cancel, very nice  62.50 (minus discount)
 
 
10(2) 100.00 1c small dragon perf. 12 1/2, faded, crease in left lower corner & most perforations missing on right, light black seal cancel, 3.50
  11 130.00 3c small dragon perf. 12 1/2, XF blue seal cancel, another beauty, 89.50 (minus discount)
 
 
13* 100.00 1c small dragon perf. 12, VFapp OG LHR, light bend in upper left corner not visible from front,  32.50
  sold
 
13(1) 55.00 1c small dragon bluish green perf. 12, XF light red 1992 Chinkiang cancel, beautiful -- the stamp is darker and the paper much whiter than shown in the picture, 39.50
  removed 13(2) 55.00 1c small dragon bluish green perf. 12, VF light Chinkiang cancels, two short perfs on the left but very nice, 21.50
    14(1) 90.00 3c small dragon perf. 12, VF light blue seal cancel, very nice,  59.50 (minus discount)
 
 
14(2) 90.00 3c small dragon perf. 12, VF light blue seal cancel, almost as nice, 54.50 (minus discount)
   NEW 15(1) 150.00 5c small dragon perf. 11 1/2, XF (perfectly centered) light blue  seal cancel, 100.00 (minus discount)
  removed 15(2) 150.00 5c small dragon , VFapp black seal cancel, small thin but very nice looking, 44.50
     16* 65.00 1c orange red Empress Dowager's birthday, F-VF OG very light hinge, short corner perforation but quite nice, 39.50
     16(*) 65.00 1c orange red Empress Dowager's birthday, XF regummed paper hinge, large margins, perfectly centered, beautiful stamp, 29.50
 
 
19(1) 250.00 4c rose pink Empress Dowager's birthday, VF light black seal cancel, very nice, 162.50 (minus discount)
 
 
19(2) 250.00 4c rose pink Empress Dowager's birthday, F-VF very light black seal cancel, nice, 142.50 (minus discount)
   NEW+ 20v** 350.00+ 5c dull orange Empress Dowager's birthday without watermark (CSS #26e, $700.00), F-VF OG NH, a beautiful stamp, 375.00 (minus discount)
   NEW+ 22v(**) 175.00+ 9c dark green Empress Dowager's birthday without watermark (CSS #28bb, no price), F-VF regummed NH, 122.50 (minus discount)
   NEW+ 23v** 650.00+ 12c orange Empress Dowager's birthday without watermark (CSS #29h, $800.00), F-VFapp OG NH, non-obvious vertical crease, 250.00 (minus discount)
 
 
26* 325.00 2c on 3c small dragon, VF OG LHR, very nice, 217.50 (minus discount)
  26 120.00 2c on 3c small dragon, VF light corner "HANK" CD cancel, another beauty, 79.50 (minus discount)
   removed 49 17.50 2c on 2c Dowager, F (centered to the left but full design can be seen because part of adjacent stamp is attached) light CD cancel, 10.50
   sold 86* 5.50 1/2c Imperial Chinese Post, VF H, 3.75
   sold 86 4.50 1/2c Imperial Chinese Post, VF light corner CD cancel, 3.00
   sold 87(*)(1) 7.00 1c Imperial Chinese Post, VF regummed HR, 2.25
   sold 87(*)(2) 7.00 1c Imperial Chinese Post, F-VF regummed LHR, 2.00
   sold 87 4.00 1c Imperial Chinese Post, VF light blue "SHAN" (Shanghai treaty port) CD cancel, 2.50
   sold 88 3.75 2c Imperial Chinese Post, VF medium corner CD cancel, lovely, 2.75
   sold 89 3.75 4c Imperial Chinese Post, F-VF medium CD cancel, 2.25
   sold 90 5.00 5c Imperial Chinese Post, F-VF light corner CD cancel, 3.00
   sold 91 3.75 10c Imperial Chinese Post, VF hard-to-see cancel, 2.50
   sold 92 19.00 20c Imperial Chinese Post, F-VF medium "SHAN" (Shanghai treaty port) CD cancel, 12.50
   sold 98* 6.00 1/2c watermarked Chinese Imperial Post, F-VF LHR, 4.00
   sold 99 2.75 1c watermarked Chinese Imperial Post, VF medium "NTON" CD cancel, 1.75
   sold 100 2.75 2c watermarked Chinese Imperial Post, F-VF light "SWAT" CD cancel, couple of short perfs but nice, 1.25
   NEW+ 102 5.00 5c watermarked Chinese Imperial Post, F-VF light CD cancel, 3.00
   NEW+ 104 9.00 20c watermarked Chinese Imperial Post, VF heavyish CD cancel, 5.00
   NEW+ 106 20.00 50c watermarked Chinese Imperial Post, VF heavyish "CHE" CD and Pa Kua cancels, 12.50
   sold 110 2.75 1/2c Chinese Imperial Post, VF light CD cancel, 1.75
   sold 111 2.75 1c Chinese Imperial Post, VF medium off-the-face "SH" CD cancel, 1.75
   sold 112 2.75 2c Chinese Imperial Post, VF light off-the-faceCD cancel, 2.00
   sold 113 3.25

4c Chinese Imperial Post, VF light "TIEN" CD cancel, 2.25

   NEW+ 114 5.00

5c rose red Chinese Imperial Post, almost VF light corner CD cancel, 3.25

   NEW+ 115 6.00 5c orange Chinese Imperial Post, F-VF light "10" off-the-face CD cancel, 4.00
   sold 116 2.75 10c Chinese Imperial Post, almost VF very light blue CD cancel, 2.00
   sold 117 2.75 20c Chinese Imperial Post, F-VF light parallel lines CD cancel, 2.00
   sold 118 2.75 30c Chinese Imperial Post, F-VF medium "HANGHAI" CD cancel, 2.00
   sold 119 2.75 50c Chinese Imperial Post, VF medium "ARB?IN 16 DEC 08" CD cancel, 2.00
   sold 120 27.50 $1 Chinese Imperial Post, VF medium CD cancel, 19.00
   sold 121 60.00 $2 Chinese Imperial Post, VF light "SHANGHAI 5 AU" CD cancel, 42.50
   sold 124 3.25 2c green, VF medium CD cancel, 2.25
   sold 125 2.50 3c slate green, VF light CD cancel, lovely, 2.00
   sold 126 2.75 4c vermilion, F-VF light CD cancel, 1.75
   sold 127 2.50 5c violet, F-VF light full CD cancel, a bit faded, 1.00
   NEW+ 128 10.00 7c maroon, VF medium "NHAI" CD cancel, 6.75
   sold 129 2.75 10c ultramarine, VF light CD cancel, 2.00
   NEW+ 130 17.50 16c olive green, VF light full CD cancel, 12.50
NEW 131-33 38.50 2c to 7c Temple of Heaven, F-VF nice cancels, 21.50
sold 131* 8.50 2c Temple of Heaven, VF H, 5.50
sold 132* 10.00 3c Temple of Heaven, XF H, 6.50
NEW+ 133* 11.00 7c Temple of Heaven, XFapp hinge thin, 3.00
NEW+ J1* 14.00 1/2c 1st postage due, almost VF paper hinge remnant, 7.00
NEW+ J2 5.00 1c 1st postage due, VF light "TENG CD cancel, 3.00
  sold J5(*) 20.00 5c 1st postage due, VF missing most gum but nice, 6.00
  J7(*) 7.00 1/2c 2nd postage due, VF NG but nice, 2.25
  J7 4.00 1/2c 2nd postage due, VF CD cancel, 2.00
    J8(*) 12.00 1c 2nd postage due, VF og which gets thinner at bottom, 2.00
    J8 4.00 1c 2nd postage due, VF CD cancel, 2.00
    J9* 12.00 2c 2nd postage due, VFapp og H but thin, 3.00
J9 4.00 2c 2nd postage due, XF light off-the-face CD cancel, 2.00
  J12 9.00 10c 2nd postage due, F-VFapp light CD cancel, thin, 2.00

Revised: September 16, 2017