Lot 2492

China. ★/⊙. Attractive collection of several hundred stamps mint and used, housed on album leaves from an old time collection, in far better condition than normally encountered. Beginning with 3x small dragons in tip top quality, followed by a range of dowager types, leading on to red revenues both 1cts on 3cts and two lines on 3cts, 1898 imperial post to $1. The 20th century good range inc all of the good sets, then back to 19th century with 2 small dragons, shanghai overprints, large special delivery, unlisted, as well as airmails, comprehensive postage dues, also second Peking printing $5 mint 1913/19, a little Tibet and then offices abroad, further better commem sets complete of 1929/30 o/ps from different regions. Also seen a little Colombia first issues onwards and back of the book Chile. However the China is one of the best sections from this wonderful old time collection, viewing highly recommended, please inspect.