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1900 (February 8) Picture Post Card from Chile to Tsingtau, franked with Chile 5c pair, tied by Talcahuano dispatch cds, depicting SMS Geier, an unprotected cruiser for the German Imperial Navy reassigned to East Asia from 1899-1905, vertical folding crease, scarce origin. 417

HK$1,000-1,500 )

1901 (February 2) Exposition de 1900 (Paris) Picture Post Card to Germany, franked with Russian 10k, tied by Chefoo dispatch cds, addressed to Kollinetz, re-directed to Schuttenhofen, Shanghai & Hong Kong transit with Schuttenhofen final arrival cds alongside "Paquebot" marking. HK$1,500-2,500 418 )

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1885 Customs Small Dragons, 12½ clean cut perforations (Chan 13-15; Scott 13-15), complete set of three, used (3). HK$1,000-1,500

1902 (October 28) Incoming Russian 10k Letter Card to Shanghai, tied by dispatch cds, on reverse Shanghai Local Post & Shanghai Deutsche Post arrival cds, torn bottom left corner, rare arrival received by Deutsche PO from Russia via Shanghai Local Post Office. HK$800-1,200 419

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1905 (February 7) Incoming Picture Post Card from Egypt to Shanghai, franked with 2m green pair, tied by Cairo dispatch cds, Suez transit and Shanghai arrival markings alongside, scarce origin. HK$500-1,000 420

1885 Customs Small Dragons, 12½ rough perforations (Chan 16-18; Scott 10-12var), complete set of three, used (3). HK$1,000-1,500

) 1894-97 Empress Dowager Issues

1907 (March 2) Incoming Cover from Egypt to Peking, franked with 5m rose, tied by Assouan (city in the south of Egypt) dispatch cds, on reverse Suez, Hong Kong, Shanghai transit and Peking arrival markings, scarce origin. 421

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1894 Empress Dowager commemorative issues, First Printing, 1ca Vermilion (Chan 22; Scott 16), gutter horizontal pair, UM (2). HK$1,000-1,500

HK$500-1,000 )

1908 (datelined June 14) Picture Post Card from Brazil to Chun Liang Cheng in Tientsin, franked with Brazil 200r, faint Rio de Janeiro dispatch cds alongside, bearing "Singapore to Hong Kong" marine sorter, Shanghai transit and Tangku transit cds, rare origin. HK$800-1,200

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1894 Empress Dowager commemorative issues, First Printing (Chan 22//30; Scott 16//24), used set of eight ex 5ca, fine to very fine (8). HK$2,000-3,000

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1921 (February 24) Victoria BC Picture Post Card to Shanghai, franked with Canada 2c, bearing rectangular boxed BPO to CPO Shanghai 27 MAR 21 arrival chop.

1894 Empress Dowager commemorative issues, First Printing, 3ca Orange yellow (Chan 24; Scott 18), block of four with right gutter margin, mint (4).

HK$800-1,000

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