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Lots 56 - 107,
Catalogue of Stamp Auction #80, December 14, 2018. Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Curr.$
Bid
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
190.00 
 
57 **   782
1964, Glorious Crimson, $2 multicolored, souvenir sheet in completely flawless condition, no gum as produced, NH, VF, C.v. $2,500
950.00 
 
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
45.00 
 
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
1100.00 
 
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
140.00 
 
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
45.00 
 
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
95.00 
 
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
45.00 
 
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
1100.00 
 
65  949-56
1967, Mao Tse-tung Our Great Teacher, complete set of eight, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $1,780
325.00 
 
66  957-59
1967, Mao's "Talks on Literature and Art", complete set of three, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $1,050
240.00 
 
67  960-64
1967, 46th Anniversary of Chinese Communist Party, 4f- 52f, complete set of five, full OG, VLH, VF, C.v. $395
70.00 
 
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
95.00 
 
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
950.00 
 
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
95.00 
 
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
275.00 
 
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
1400.00 
 
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
70.00 
 
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
75.00 
 
75 **   1007-10
1969, Agriculture Students, 4f-10f, complete set of four, no gum as issued, NH, VF, C.v. $185
70.00 
 
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
95.00 
 
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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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, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80
375.00 
 
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
140.00 
 
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
95.00 
 
80 **   1211-14
1974, Industrial Products, 8f multicolored, complete set of four, nicely centered, full OG, NH, VF, C.v. $400
95.00 
 
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
190.00 
 
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
140.00 
 
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
190.00 
 
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
950.00 
 
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
190.00 
 
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
275.00 
 
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
240.00 
 
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
180.00 
 
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
190.00 
 
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
375.00 
 
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
550.00 
 
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++
90.00 
 
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
275.00 
 
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
950.00 
 
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
95.00 
 
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
140.00 
 
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
190.00 
 
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
95.00 
 
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
3750.00 
 
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
375.00 
 
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