Lots 199 - 203, Catalogue of Auction #34 Raritan Stamps, Inc

Lot   Cat.#
199    90
1900, registered red band cover from Kiaochow (Jiaoxian) to Lichtenthal, franked by Chinese 5c rose red in sheet margin block of four, cancelled with oval ds; uprated by two German PO in China values (#2a and #5),cancelled with circular ds, appropriate registered label, postmarked on arrival, VF and gorgeous mixed franking cover
200 (*)   99 var
1898, Chinese Imperial Post, 1c ocher, top sheet margin copy, imperforated at the top between stamp and margin, very fresh, unused, no gum, VF
201    100
1900, PPC from Shanghai to Austria, franked by a pair of 2c scarlet, paid for local delivery, tied by "Shanghai Local Post" ds, uprated with French PO in China 10c black on lavender (#3), paid for external delivery, tied by French PO at Shanghai ds, postmarked on arrival, VF and scarce combination franking card
202  219
1913, London Printing, $5 scarlet and black, intact perforation, large part of OG, previously hinged, VF, C.v. $250

Esperanto Cover

1928, cover from Chang Sin Tien to Czechoslovakia via Moscow, franked by six values, label picturing Dr. L. Zamenhof - creator of Esperanto added upon arrival to Moscow and placed on reverse, VF