Lots 149 - 155, Catalogue of Auction #24 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
149 **   3
1878, Large Imperial Dragon, 5c orange, very fresh and clean stamp, small perf irregularities at the top, full OG, NH and fine copy, C.v. $400 as hinged
150  19n
1897, Dragon and peony, 4c pale rose, left sheet margin copy, fresh, full OG, previously hinged, F/VF, C.v. $550
151  79
1897, surch (type b) 2c on 3c red revenue stamp, minor thin, nice centering and perf, full OG, LH, VF, C.v. $500
152    100
1900, PPC from Shanghai to Austria, franked with a pair of 2c scarlet, paid for local delivery, tied with "Shanghai Local Post" cds, uprated with French PO in China 10c black on lavender (#3), paid for external delivery, tied with French PO at Shanghai cds, postmarked on arrival, VF and scarce combination franking
1928, cover from Chang Sin Tien to Czechoslovakia via Moscow, franked with six values, label picturing Dr. L. Zamenhof - creator of Esperanto added upon arrival to Moscow and placed on reverse, VF
154 **   963-70
1949, Silver Yuan surcharges, cplt set of 9, fresh, no gum as issued, F/VF, C.v. $71

Chinese PO in Outer Mongolia

1915, red band from Urga (now Ulan Bator), franked with two regular values, tied with Chinese PO in Urga ds, VF, signed P. Holcombe and Dr. Orth