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Lot# 5001

329th Auction, 9 – 30 June 2018

Starting bid: 10 000.00 HKD

Hammer price: 42 000.00 HKD

Catalogue#: -

1896 (Jan 29) England to Shanhaikwan incoming cover, f.w. GB one penny lilac × 2 and one halfpenny vermilion, tied by London cds. On reverse showing Hong Kong, Customs Newchwang, Customs Tientsin, Customs Shanghai and Shanghai British PO transits. On front and reverse bearing "RETURNED" "RETURNED TO SENDER" "ADDRESS UNKNOWN" and "Inconnu./ Not known." indicative cachets respectively. Very interesting postalhistory cover. Opened for display. VF-F.