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Lots 35 - 102,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #80, December 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
35    321/466

First Day Covers
Group

1957-59, 46 different complete issues on 48 unaddressed FDC, practically complete for the period, including Children's Day, Successful Harvest, Student's Demonstration, complete of 10th Anniversary of the Republic and etc., nice condition, VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25
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36    326-29, 337-40
1957-58, Yellow River and Ancient Pagodas, two complete sets of four, used on air post covers from Harbin to Moscow, second one has additional franking on reverse, both are postmarked on arrival, VF
sold
37 **/U   344, a
1958, Heroes Monument, 8f scarlet, unused and used singles and souvenir sheets, FDC with a single, two covers from Harbin to Moscow, one is franked by stamp and souvenir sheet, the other one by block of four, as well as two color PPC, fresh quality, VF
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sold
38 **   344a
1958, Heroes Monument, 8f scarlet, souvenir sheet, nice quality, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $240
sold
39    344, a
1958, Heroes Monument, 8f scarlet, two corner margin singles and souvenir sheet (on reverse), uprated stationery envelope (series 12-1958) 8f bluish green, sent by registered mail from Harbin to Moscow, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, mostly VF
sold
40 **   357a
1958, Kuan Han-ching, 4f-20f, souvenir sheet of three, completely flawless quality item, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $475
sold
41 */U   467/937
1960-66 Years, over 800 mint or used stamps and six postal history items, representing many "key" sets of the period, such as Gold Fishes, Chrysanthemums, Butterflies, Sports of 1963, 1965 and 1966, Oil Industry, Hydroelectric Power Station, Lu Hsun and many more, fresh quality overall (minor flaws possible on postally used stamps), full OG, stamps with margins usually are NH (LH on margins), others are LH, F/VF or better, C.v. is about $12,000 for mint stamps only
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42 **   518-22
1960, Pigs Breeding, complete set of five, all are corner margin singles, full original white gum, NH (LH on margins), VF, C.v. $250
sold
43 **   566a
1961, World Table Tennis Championships, 8f-22f, souvenir sheet of four, flawless item, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $900
sold
44 **   588a-89
1961, Military Museum, 8f and 10f, complete set of two, both are corner sheet margin singles, first one with error series "229" at the bottom right, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $287.50
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45 **   600-04
1961, Tibetan People, 4f-30f, complete set of five, all with right sheet margin, full original creamy gum as always exists, NH (LH on margins), VF, C.v. $310
sold
46 **   615-17
1962, Support of Cuba, 8f-22f, complete set of three, each one with sheet margin, full OG, NH (hinged on margin), VF, C.v. $280
sold
47  620-27
1962, Stage Art of Mei Lan-fang, 4f-50f, perforated complete set of eight, fresh original gum, LH, VF, C.v. $2,225
sold
48 **/*   620-27 imp
1962, Stage Art of Mei Lan-fang, 4f-50f, imperforated complete set of eight, No.2-5 have sheet or corner margins, four others with balanced margins, nice and fresh bright full original gum, NH (four stamps LH or margins only) or LH, VF, C.v. $6,500
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49  628
1962, Stage Art of Mei Lan-fang, $3 multicolored, souvenir sheet, absolutely perfect colors and sharp corners, full original gum with a few customary tiny imperfections, VF and rare item in such condition, C.v. $15,000
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50 **   655-60
1963, Cuban Revolution, 4f-10f, complete set of six, all are corner margin singles, full bright original gum (No.3 has slightly yellow gum), NH (LH on margins only), VF, C.v. $700
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51 **   684-95 imp
1963, Children's Day, 4f-20f, imperforated complete set of 12, six stamps with sheet margins, No.8 is top right corner margin single with error "ε" instead of "8" at the bottom left, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $450++
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52 **   716-31
1963, Landscapes of Yellow Mountains, 4f-50f, complete set of 16, all with sheet margins except No.3, two stamps with minor usual offset on reverse, nice condition, full OG (No.6 has slightly yellow gum), NH (LH on margins), VF, C.v. $996
sold
53 **   748-49
1964, Liberation of Cuba, complete set of two, both are bottom margin imprinted singles, full OG, NH (LH on margins), VF, C.v. $130
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54 **   760-65
1964, Views of Yenan, 8f-52f, complete set of six, right sheet margin singles, full OG, NH (LH on margins), VF, C.v. $145
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55 **   766, 850-54
1964-65, Map of Vietnam and Sino-Japanese Youth Meeting, two complete issues, six values with side or top imprinted margin, full OG, NH (LH on margins), VF
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56 **   767-81
1964, Peonies, 4f-52f, complete set of 15, each one with top imprinted margin, fresh quality, full original white gum, NH (LH on margins), VF, C.v. $500
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57 **   782
1964, Glorious Crimson, $2 multicolored, souvenir sheet in completely flawless condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $2,500
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58 **   783-90
1964, Bronze Vessels, 4f-20f, complete set of eight, each one with sheet margin, full OG, NH (LH on margins), VF, C.v. $167
sold
59 **   798a
1964, 15th Anniversary of the Republic, souvenir sheet, gold and overall quality is closed to perfect, full original white gum, NH, VF, C.v. $4,250
sold
60 **   842-49
1965, People's Liberation Army, 8f multicolored, complete set of eight, all with sheet margins, full OG, NH (LH on margins), VF, C.v. $400
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61 **   886-90
1965, Women Workers, 8f multicolored, complete set of five, all with sheet margins, No.5 with pin-point natural paper inclusion, full OG, NH (LH on margins), VF, C.v. $150
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62 **   899-906
1966, Industrial Machinery, 8f-22f, complete set of eight, all with sheet margins, full OG, NH (LH on margins), VF, C.v. $315
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63 **   919
1966, Dr. Sun Yat-sen, 8f dark brown and yellow, top sheet margin imprinted single, minor marginal soiling, fresh condition, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $85
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64 **   938, 943a, 948a
1967, Chairman Mao's Thoughts, a single and two top left corner sheet margin horizontal se-tenant strips of five, each one with marginal imprint and folded once between second and third stamps, nice unblemished gold, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $4,825
sold
65  949-56
1967, Mao Tse-tung Our Great Teacher, complete set of eight, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $1,780
sold
66  957-59
1967, Mao's "Talks on Literature and Art", complete set of three, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $1,050
sold
67  960-64
1967, 46th Anniversary of Chinese Communist Party, 4f- 52f, complete set of five, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $395
sold
68 **   965-66
1967, 18th Anniversary of the Republic, 8f multicolored, complete set of two, both have top sheet imprinted margin, perfect condition, full OG, NH (VLH on margins), VF, C.v. $245
sold
69 **/*   967-80
1967-68, Poems by Chairman Mao, complete set of 14, six stamps with sheet margins, full OG, NH (No.1-5 and 14) others are VLH, VF, C.v. $3,550
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70  981/1000
1967-68, Lin Piao's Epigram, Support of Afro-Americans, Liberation Army, Mao's Directive and Red Book, five stamps, full OG, VLH, C.v. $637.50
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71 **/*   982-90
1968, Mao's Directive on Revolutionary Culture and Art, complete set of nine, three stamps with sheet margins, full OG, NH (No.2) or VLH, VF, C.v. $1,440
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72  996a
1968, Directives of Chairman Mao, 8f red, yellow and brown, bottom sheet margin unfolded horizontal strip of five, nice and fresh, full OG, very light trace of hinge on central stamp, VF, C.v. $5,250
sold
73 **   998
1968, Mao as Young Man, 8f multicolored, top left corner sheet margin single, full OG, NH (VLH on top margin), VF, C.v. $180
sold
74 **   1001-04, 1005-06
1969, Yangtze Bridge and Piano Music, two complete sets of four or two, perfect condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $237
sold
75 **   1007-10
1969, Agriculture Students, 4f-10f, complete set of four, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $185
sold
76 **   1011/46
1969-70, Defense of Damansky Islands, Border Patrol and Kin Hsun-hua in both shades, three complete issues, the total is eight stamps, five of which with sheet margins, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $212
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77 **/U   1047/3614
1971-2007 Years, about 2000 mainly mint stamps, 80 souvenir and miniature sheets, 19 covers and FDC, a lot of booklets and commemorative items, valuable stamps are in the beginning of "J" and "T" numbers, includingJ1-17, T1-7, then well completion from 1984 to 1998, some flaws possible on used material, fresh condition overall, full OG, NH (occasional hinged stamps possible), F/VF,
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78 **   1067-75
1971, 50th Anniversary of Chinese Communist Party, complete set of nine, including unfolded strip of three, perfect condition, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $402
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79 **   1084-89, 1095-98
1972, Yenan Forum and Sea Freighters, two complete sets of six or four, perfect condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $307.50
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80 **   1211-14
1974, Industrial Products, 8f multicolored, complete set of four, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
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81 **   1383a
1978, National Science Conference, souvenir sheet of three with simulated perforation, nice and fresh, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $400
sold
82 **/U   

Back of the Book
Small Collection

1950-57, 68 mint or used stamps and four covers, representing air post, including originals and reprints of the first issue, postage due, military (postally used No.M1) and money order stamps, minor flaws possible on used material, others are fresh, no gum as produced, mainly NH, VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
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83 **   M1

Military stamps

1953, Red Star, $800 yellow, vermilion and red, two corner sheet margin singles, one of which with plate No.333, nice and fresh, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $600
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84 **   Yang #M2
1953, Red Star, $800 yellow, lilac and red, top sheet margin example, control marking on margin, excellent centering, no gum as produced, NH, VF, Scott C.v. $3,000
sold
85 */U   

Liberated Areas
Collection of Definitive Issues

1949-50, Gate of Heavenly Peace, Farmers and Factory issues for North China, Northeast China and Port Arthur and Dairen, 117 mint or used stamps, three covers and one unused stationery envelope, minor flaws possible on used material, nice quality overall, no gum as issued, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
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86 */U   

Northeast China
Post World War II Transition Local Issues
Collection

1945-46, over 350 mostly mint stamps (7 - used) in singles, pairs, blocks, and one cancelled envelope (Shenyang), representing overprints on Manchukuo stamps from 37 different districts, some overprint varieties described, the Collection also includes original issues produced in Andun, Hailar and Qiqihar, beautiful quality unit, full OG, F/VF or better
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
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87 */U   1L1/132 var

Collection

1946-49, 320 mint and used stamps, including several blocks of four, starting with nice range of Mao Tse-tung definitive set, showing stamps of issues differ by color shades or types of paper with later surcharges, then practically complete with numerous shade varieties and as extra unlisted surcharges on local issues commemorating Victory over Japan, 35th Anniversary of the Republic and etc., nice quality overall with just a few defects on used stamps, no gum as issued, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
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88 **   1L36a
1947, 22nd Anniversary of Nanking Road Incident, 2y- 100y, souvenir sheet of seven, practically perfect quality item, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $375
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89 **   1L44a
1947, 10th Anniversary of the Sino-Japanese War, 10y- 100y, souvenir sheet of four, fresh condition, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $475
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90 */U   2L1/71

Port Arthur and Dairen
Collection

1946-49, 50 mostly mint stamps (17- used) and used stationery postcard (light fold), surcharges on Manchurian issues, Labor Day, Victory over Japanese, Russian Revolution, Stalin and etc., minor flaws possible on used material, mainly fresh and F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5
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91  2L50-52
1948, "Kwantung Postal Administration", surcharges in red, black or green on Manchukuo stamps, $20/2f light green, $50/4f yellow green and $100/20f, complete set of three, nice and fresh, full OG, LH, mostly VF, C.v. $1,900
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92 (*)   2L70-71
1949, Stalin's Birthday, 20y purple and 20y rose red, complete set of two, affixed over a part of commemorative booklet, mostly VF, C.v. $180++
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93 **   2L72-76
1950, Gate of Heavenly Peace, 10y-100y, complete set of five, the "key" stamp with right sheet margin, nice condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $735
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94 */U   Yang #NC5/413

North China
Collection

1937-50, 330 mint and used stamps, 16 covers and 2 unused stationery postcards, starting with Chin-Cha-Ki Border area issues, Large and Small Victory stamps with numerous varieties and later surcharges, Chairman Mao perforated and imperforated sets, Tangshan surcharges on Dr. Sun Yat-sen stamps, Bird over the Globe items, two pre-paid postal receipts in blue and gray violet (no guarantee), Farmer Plowing, Chairman Mao stamps and further surcharges, then nice range of Beijing surcharges on Dr. Sun Yat-sen stamps, Labor Day, Communist Party issues and more, minor flaws possible on used items, overall fresh condition, mainly no gum as issued, 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, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29
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95    Yang #NC19, NC25
1946, native cover with original enclosure from Hebei Prov. to Beijing, franked by two horizontal pairs of large ($4 vermilion) and small ($1 pale red) Victory issue, cancelled by "25.6.46", Beijing "29.6.46" arrival marking, minor conveyance flaws, mostly VF
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96    Yang #NC120, NC123
1949, native cover from Tangshan (suburb of Tientsin) to Beijing, franked by a single of $2000 on $500 and vertical pair of $5000 on $500, each one with large space between characters, tied by Tangshan date stamp, Beijing"25.3.49" arrival marking, mostly VF
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97    Yang #NC292-93, NC295
1949, native cover from Jinyuan (Shanxi Prov.) to Beijing, franked altogether by 13 surcharges (second set) on Farmer Plowing stamps, including $30 on $10,000 purple in block of ten and a single, all appropriate markings and arrival ds, VF and scarce
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98    Yang #NC318, NC327, NC353
1949, native cover from Baoding (Hebei Prov.) to Beijing, franked by four values, including "Chinese People Post" surcharge $12 on $200 violet red, tied by Baoding ds, Beijing "15.5.49" arrival marking, mostly VF
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99    1000 var

Unlisted Inner Mongolia Local issue

1949, red band cover from Jiuyuan district of Baotou to Beijing, franked by five (block of four and a single) Silver Yuan black surcharges 5c on Dr. Sun Yat-sen $20,000 orange, each one with text at the top obliterated by violet ink, tied by Jiuyuan date stamp "16.10.49" in Chinese, postmarked on arrival by "9.11.49" Beijing marking, opened for display, mainly VF and with high probability unique item, Chinese guarantee hs
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100 */U   4L1/68

Northwest China
Collection

1945-49, almost 100 mint or used stamps and four covers (one - defected), nice range of Pagoda in Yenan issues with further surcharges, overprints on "no value indicated" transports and Dr. Sun Yat-sen stamps, and finally Mao and Great Wall set, minor flaws possible on used material, fresh condition unit, F/VF
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2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
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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
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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
sold