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Hong Kong-based Interasia Auctions is a pre-eminent auctioneer of China and Asian stamps and postal history, building upon principals Jeffrey Schneider and Cecilia Vong's 30 years of experience, expertise and marketing acumen in China and Asian philately, proven track record of obtaining the best material and highest prices for China, Hong Kong, Thailand and other Asia, and long-standing personal relationships with the major collectors throughout the World. This along with its twice a year auctions in Hong Kong -- the centre of Asian philately -- bringing together buyers and sellers from Asia and North America and Europe, are vital elements in making Interasia Auctions the leading auction firm for China, Hong Kong and Asian stamps and postal history. Dr. Schneider, an internationally recognised expert in Chinese and Asian stamps and a senior member of the BPA Expertising Committee, has handled many of the noteworthy collections to come to market in the last generation, including the renowned Beckeman, Hock, Ireland, Ellery Denison, Richard C.K. Chan, and M.F. Huang collections. Ms. Vong, who speaks Cantonese and Mandarin as well as English, has developed many personal contacts with important collectors in Mainland China, one of the world's fastest growing stamp markets, as well as Hong Kong and Taiwan.
The China commences with two great classic collections: the second part of the extensive and important study of the Large Dragons issue cancellations formed by the late Wen Sun Kong and a further portion of Huang Ming-Jeng's International Grand Prix Exhibit of 19th Century Imperial Postal History.
An important section of Ching Dynasty is highlighted by an outstanding example of the Red Revenue Small One Dollar.
Republic of China includes a magnificent array of essays and proofs and an extensive range of stamps, including both the Hall of Classics $2 inverted centre and the 1923 2c. on 3c. inverted surcharge. The Chinese Provinces feature an outstanding collection of Sinkiang postal history. The sale includes a specialised Postal History section and superb Postal Stationery.
Taiwan features five fabulous 1884-85 covers from the early Customs Post in Southern Taiwan and a very fine collection of Flying Geese issues. Local Posts boast splendid proofs and rare combination covers, including a number of usages through the U.S. Postal Agency. Foreign Post Offices also have U.S. Postal Agency usages among its many fine combination covers.The strong offering of the important subject People's Republic includes multiple examples of the popular sets and miniature sheets, as well as an unused set of the 1958 Student Congress errors of inscription, Cultural Revolution complete sheets and two complete sheets of the ever-popular 1980 Year of the Monkey.Hong Kong and Treaty Ports
There is a select group of Queen Victoria multiples in outstanding condition, rare cancellations, and unusual Treaty Post covers.There is much Korea and Thailand, as well as Macau, Japan, Ryukyu Islands, and Philippines.