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Ryukyus
 
 
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Lot 3792

Ryukyus, Miyako District, 1948, Provisional Revenue, 25s dark & pale brown, black overprint (Scott 3XR4a), o.g., but glassine interleaving adhering, Very Fine.
Scott $600.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3793

Ryukyus, Miyako District, 1946, Postmaster Tomiyama's handstamped seal on bulk mail receipt (Scott 3X5, 3X15(2), 3x20, 3X30), a lovely quality, exceptionally scarce receipt franked by 5s, 20s blue pair, 40s and 5y on 5s, all cancelled and dated 12 June 1947 c.d.s.s., a beautiful and attractive item, fresh and Very Fine, ex- Hedger Collection.
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Current Bid$750
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Lot 3794

Ryukyus, 1914 (Oct. 3), Yaeyama District, Registered cover from Iriomote to Nagasaki, franked with a pair of 5s Cherry Blossoms canceled Iriomote, Oct 3, with Oct 24 Nagasaki receiver on front, Fine. A rare cover from the Yaeyama Islands.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3795

Ryukyus, Yaeyama District, 1948, Postmaster Miyara's handstamped seal on Garambi Lighthouse, 40s dull violet & 50s olive & pale olive (Scott 5X7, 5X8), o.g. with backing paper adhering, Very Fine.
Scott $145.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Current Bid$50
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Lot 3796
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Ryukyus, Mihon Assortment, 1961-65, sixteen in total, 15 of which are overprints, plus one display; lot includes #91S, 92S (display), 124S-127S, 129S, 131S (2), 132S-135S, 136S (2) and 139S, o.g., never hinged, a fresh and lovely set of these popular items, Fine to Very Fine, #92S with Bush certificate noting "very rare…especially, with clear mihon chop".
Scott $905+.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3797
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Ryukyus, 1950, 2nd Issue, 3y Guardian Dragon, artist's drawing (Scott 11 var.), brush drawing in black on thick textured paper, signed by the artist, M. Shimozi with his personal chop, about 4" x 5", Very Fine. One of twenty produced by Mr. Shimozi.
J.S.C.A. 11.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3798
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Ryukyus, 1950, 3y Reforestation Week Proof Single (Scott 15P), pair, proof pair positions #49-50 with sheet margin at right, without gum as issued, Very Fine.
J.S.C.A. 15.
Scott $1,100.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid$375
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Lot 3799

Ryukyus, 1952, "Kai Tei" (revalued) surcharge on Shuri Castle, 100y on 2y rose violet (Scott 17), a gorgeous example of this scarce stamp, a beautiful shade against soft white paper, don't pass up this jewel, o.g., never hinged, Fine to Very Fine.
J.S.C.A. 17.
Scott $2,000.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Current Bid$500
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Lot 3800

Ryukyus, 1952, "Kai Tei" (revalued) surcharge on Shuri Castle, 100y on 2y rose violet (Scott 17), lovely and fresh, ample margins around, a beautiful addition to your collection, o.g., lightly hinged, Very Fine.
J.S.C.A. 17.
Scott $1,600.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid$375
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Lot 3801

Ryukyus, 1952, "Kai Tei" (revalued) surcharge on Shuri Castle, 100y on 2y rose violet (Scott 17), fresh stamp with deep rich color and snow white paper, a little gem! o.g., lightly hinged, Very Fine.
J.S.C.A. 17.
Scott $1,600.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Current Bid$375
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Lot 3802
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Ryukyus, 1958, U.S. Currency Provisional, ½¢ through 10¢, 9 different imperf between pairs (Scott 44b//50b), comprises horizontal pairs ½¢, 1¢, 2¢, 5¢ & 10¢, vertical pairs 1¢, 3¢, 4¢ & 10¢, without gum as issued, Very Fine.
Scott $1,825.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid$300
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Lot 3803

Ryukyus, 1961, 3¢ White Silver Temple, vertically ribbed gum (Scott 90 var.), perf 10.8 except first & fourth vertical rows 10.5, full sheet of 20, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine. An exceedingly rare variety.
J.S.C.A. 92.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid$200
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Lot 3804

Ryukyus, 1961, 3¢ White Silver Temple, right sheet margin imperforate (Scott 90 var.), o.g., never hinged; insignificant corner bend in left selvage, Very Fine.
J.S.C.A. 92.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3805
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Ryukyus, 1964, 8¢ Microwave Tower, overprint omitted (Scott 123a), regummed, beautifully centered; expertly filled thins, Extremely Fine appearance.
J.S.C.A. 126va.
Scott $3,500.
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Current Bid$500
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Lot 3806
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Ryukyus, 1964, 8¢ Microwave Tower, overprint omitted (Scott 123a), unused without gum, fresh and exceptionally well centered; minor printing flaw at bottom center, expertly filled thins, otherwise Very Fine, ex-Schoberlin, Wilson, with 2009 Sismondo certificate.
J.S.C.A. 126va.
Scott $3,500.
Estimate $600 - 800.
Current Bid$300
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Lot 3807
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Ryukyus, 1969, ½¢ on 3¢ Flower (Scott 190), specialized collection, mounted in a binder; over 250 stamps, strips, blocks & sheets, including full sheet normal printing, misplaced overprint, "Broken ½", offsets, overprint varieties, first & second printings, shades, fluorescence and paper varieties, etc.; an intensive collection built with an eye for even the smallest diversity, Very Fine, inspect thoroughly.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Current Bid$100
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Lot 3808
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Ryukyus, 1971, 4¢ Iriomote Park, small group (Scott RQ8 footnote), three mint singles (two never hinged) and two used on documents, Very Fine.
J.S.C.A. UC3.
Scott $975.
Estimate $250 - 350

Planned as part of the 1971-72 Government Parks series, it was not issued for postage, but eventually was released as a validation stamp on Emergency Conversion Confirmation Document certificates.

Current Bid$130
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Lot 3809

Ryukyus, Airmail, 1959, 3rd Issue surcharged, 9¢ on 15y blue green, surcharge inverted (Scott C14a), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
J.S.C.A. A14va.
Scott $850.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid$200
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Lot 3810

Ryukyus, Airmail, 1959, 3rd Issue surcharged, 9¢ on 15y blue green, surcharge inverted (Scott C14a), right margin single, o.g., never hinged, fresh and pristine, Very Fine, signed Sanabria, with 1969 P.F. certificate.
J.S.C.A. A14va.
Scott $850.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Current Bid$80
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Lot 3811

Ryukyus, Revenue, 1952, 100y yellow brown (Scott R6), full pane of 50, o.g., never hinged; slight perforation separations in margin and at tops of stamps at positions 5-6, Fine to Very Fine, an uncommon complete pane.
Scott $2,500 as singles.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Current Bid$200
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Lot 3812
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Ryukyus, Currency Conversion Collection (Scott 44-53), on pages and in a stockbook, with examples of each denomination in the series; unused singles, pairs, blocks (including position pieces); a few used on cover, along with a complete set on two cacheted unaddressed FDCs (½¢-4¢ on one, 5¢-$1 on the other); note blocks of 20 of #44 & 46-47; an unused "Kailua" pair; used block of 4 of #53, imprint blocks of six of #44-45, 46 (2), 47-48, 51a-52a (the last two never hinged); very light 25¢ printings (2), etc., etc.; the album pages are specialized, with perforation, paper, gum and printing types annotated, Fine to Very Fine with much better, a boon for the specialist; inspect.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Current Bid$250
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