collect.at Antiques and unique Collectibles Japanese Occupation in Malaysia. Registered Mail

Japanese Occupation in Malaysia. Registered Mail: Great cover with 7 surcharged stamps Japanese Occupation in Malaysia.

2 x 50 Cents, 2 x 1 Dollar, 3 x 2 Dollars. Mixed franking with stamps from Straits Settlement, Selangore, Johore. Japanese Censor-mark at the back side.

Syonan – arrival strike. Clean and fresh, very fine condition, ready for display.

Japanese Occupation in Malaysia Registered Mail
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More Malaysia Postal History: HERE

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Antique Chinese Leisure Seal pink Shoushan Side engraving

Antique Chinese Leisure Seal pink Shoushan Side engraving

Chinese Seal pink Shou-shan

Chinese Seal pink Shou-shan
Chinese Seal pink Shou-shan

 

Very attractive Chinese leisure seal, pink Shou-shan stone. Carving of landscape all around and lengthy text at one side. The text is in neat, small script and very well carved.

As actual seal 4 characters have been engraved: xian si jian xi 贤思见齐 (virtuose thoughts appear neat).

25 x 25 x 82 mm, good condition.

The seal is from the beginning of last century.

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Chinese Snuff Bottle Banded Agate

Chinese Snuff Bottle Banded Agate

Old Chinese Snuff Bottle

Chinese Snuff Bottle

Old Chinese Snuff Bottle Banded Agate

Attractive, old Chinese snuff bottle, decorative, banded Agate with colors ranging from white, over beige, ocher to dark brown. Well hollowed.

Size: 47 x 33 x 53 mm, good condition.

More Chinese snuff bottles are offered: HERE and HERE

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Art Deco Krampus Postcard: Very Scarce!

collect.at Antiques and unique Collectibles Art Deco Krampus Postcard: Very Scarce!: “Very decorative Art Nouveau / Art Deco Krampus postcard. Artist signed: R. Zimprich.

A real rod has been attached.

Used as postcard in Vienna in 1913.

Very scarce, fine condition.”

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Chinese Leisure Seal carved by Artist Zhu Zhu

Chinese Leisure Seal carved by Artist Zhu Zhu

Chinese leisure seal

Chinese leisure seal by Zhu Zhu

 

Chinese leisure seal by seal-carver Zhu Zhu 祝竹 (b. 1942, 原名廷顺,字竹斋).

As actual seal 10 characters have been engraved: se ru xu shi bai, xiang si hua ren qing 色如虚室白,香似画人清 (the colour is white like the non-existing, the smell distinct like the a painter ).

Side inscription with details. Size: 35 x 11 x 23 mm, good condition.

More such Chinese Seals: HERE

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Shanghai Opium smoker. Old, authentic Chinese photo

China: Opium Smoker. Old Photo

Old China Photo with Opium Smoker.

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Shanghai Opium smoker. Old, authentic Chinese photo, depicting a Chinese man on a bed, smoking Opium.

This is an original photo from the early 1920s.

6,5 x 45,8 inches (16,5 x 12 cm). Fixed on thin cardboard at the upper 2 corners.

More old Chinese Photoss: HERE

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Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle with Qilin 麒麟

Chinese Agate Snuff Bottle with Qilin

Attractive old Agate snuff bottle – 玛瑙鼻烟壶. Colors ranging from beige to brown and dark brown. The dark areas at the front have been well used to carve a scene. A Qilin (麒麟) is standing on a rock, watching the moon behind clouds.

Agate-metal stopper.

50 x 33 x 65 mm (without stopper), 79 gram, well hollowed.

More Chinese Snuff Bottles: HERE

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徐新周 Chinese Leisure Seal

Chinese Leisure Seal by Xu Xinzhou 徐新周

Attractive leisure seal from 1918, semi-transparent Shou Shan stone, side engraving with details to seal carver and date and a Buddha image beneath.

As actual seal 5 characters engraved: 子黄鹄比翼 zi huang hu bi-yi – along with the yellow swan I fly, wing to wing.

14 x 14 x 55 mm, fine condition.

Xu Xizhou was a member of the famous Xiling Seal Society.

More Chinese Seals: HERE

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PR China: Goldfish Set Scott# 506 – 517, used

collect.at Antiques and unique Collectibles PR China: Goldfish Set Scott# 506 – 517, used:

1960: Peoples Republic of China: Gold Fish Set, MNH.

Scott# 506 – 517, Michel# 534 – 545, mostly CTO.

Gold Fish Stamps Set

Rather well centered, one stamp ( # 517 ) has a short tooth, otherwise very fine condition.

More PR China stamps HERE

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1930: Malaya – Johor / Singapore. Registered Letter with 7 Stamps

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1930: Malaya – Johor / Singapore. Registered Letter with 7 Stamps:

1930: Malaysia. Registered letter, multicolor franking, sent Kota Tinggi to Singapore.

 

 Malaysian Registered Letter

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Multicolor franking including Block / 4 of Jahore 3 cents vals. Clear Kota Tinggi Dec. 27th 1930 cancellations.

Singapore arrival strike at back. Fine condition.

More Postal History HERE

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