On September 1st we are proud to present two online auctions, specialising in CHINA and EGYPT. Again we are offering a reduced buyer’s premium of 15% for those who pay within two weeks of the sale. Estimates range from €20 to several thousand Euros, so there is something for collectors of all budgets.

The China auction features 198 lots, including Large Dragons, Treaty Ports, Dowager Empress issues with highlights including imperforate between varieties, Red Revenues, Gold and Silver Yuan Issues and a strong section of PRC. It starts at 10am CET on September 1st.

The Egypt auction features over 250 lots, including Foreign Offices, Egyptian Offices Abroad, classic issues with stamps, covers and varieties, a range of Fouad and Farouk definitive issues and commemoratives with Royal misperfs, imperfs and Cancelled backs, as well as back-of-the-book including Revenues. It starts at 14:00 CET on September 1st.

Lot 1126: 1968 Directives of Mao Tse-tung 8f complete se-tenant strip of five

Lot 1035: 1897 Empress Dowager, first printing, small figure, 8c on 6ca brown with error imperf. horizontally between

Lot 2136: 1944-51 Farouk “Military” Issue £E1 mint nh imperf. block of four with centre misplaced

Lot 1091: 1962 Mei Lan-Fang miniature sheet

Lot 2231: 1887 General Revenues first issue 5m die proof