Chinese Seal by Xi Ling Society Vice President Fang Jiekan

Chinese Seal by Xi Ling Society Vice President Fang Jiekan 方介堪

Beautiful Chinese seal made of Xi Guan Tian stone 溪管田 ( Shou Shan ), engraved are 3 characters <朱紫虹 ( Zhu Zi Hong – red-violet rainbow).

The seal was engraved in 1935 be the known artist Fang Jiekan 方介堪 ( 1901-1987), who was Vice-president of the important seal carver society Xi-ling Yin-she 西玲印社

Details with artist’s name, date as side-carving.
0,9 x 0,9 x 4,1 inches (24 x 23 x 105 mm), 149 gram, very fine condition.

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方介堪(1901 – 1987),原名文渠,字溥如,后改名岩,字介堪,以字行,永嘉城区(今温州鹿城区)人。篆刻家,曾任西泠印社副社长、全国书法家协会名誉理事、中日兰亭书会名誉顾问。

Old Chinese Certificate with Sun Yat Sen Portrait and Building

Old Chinese Certificate with Sun Yat Sen Portrait and Building

 

China, app. 1930, probably a receipt, 27.8 x 18.2 cm (8,5 x 11 inches), blue, black, one corner repaired, vignette of Sun Zhong Shan and of an government building.
Larger red seal imprint, 2 smaller ones in red and a black fee-stamp, additional Qingdao strike in violet and some writing by hand.

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Chinese Leisure Seal by Han Dengan. 韩登安图章

Chinese Leisure Seal by Han Dengan. Slogan

Attractive Chinese seal carved by the known seal carver Han Dengan (1905 – 1976). Engraved is a slogan, (Ban Zhu Yi Zhi Qian Di Lei  – Owner of 1000 Trops of Tears,斑竹一枝千滴泪

Side-carving with rock and bamboo and the name of the seal carver, Hang Ren Han Dengan Ke 杭人韩登安刻.

Very well carved stone in very fine condition.

0,6 x 0,8  x 2,8 inches (13 x 20 x 64 mm). 44 gram.

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Set of old Chinese Patong 白铜 Paper Weights

Decorative old set of Chinese Patong (Baitong 白铜) paper weights, used by painters and calligraphers.

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The set is from the Republic period and in good condition. Some patina, artist signed.

Decorative design with fish under lotus leaves.

Size: 29 x 256 x 10 mm each, 622 gram (quite heavy).

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China 1912: Short Stamp Set. First President, mint

China Republic,1912: Short Stamp Set. First President, mint

China Republic stamp set

Republic of China 1912: Honouring the 1st president of the republic, Yuan Shi-kai. Short stamp set 1 Cent up to 1 Dollar. Scott# 190 – 199 ( less 198, 200, 201 ).

Fine lot – some stamps have original gum ( also the 1 $ val. )

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Two Scott# 1L43 A11 Stamps on Chinese Military Cover 1945 NE Region

Scare Chinese Postal History 1945 North East Michel Nr. 55B

Chinese Postal History NE cover

Postal History Scarce Chinese military cover

 

Scare Chinese Postal History 1945 North East Michel Nr. 55B

Nord-East China 1945: Military cover with 2 x 50 Yuan stamps 10th anniversary start of war against Japan Hand holding Rifle), Scott: 1L43 A11, Michel Nr. 55B (cut).
Special cancellation: 东川重慶 抗戰勝利纪念 Dong-chuan Chongqing kang zhan shengli jinian (Remember the triumphantly Dongchuan Chongqing battle (against Japan).

Imprint at reverse: 中华民国陆海空军副司都示

21,2 x 10,3 cm. Moderate wear due to age.
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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.

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Chinese Leisure Seal by Lou Xinhu 楼辛壶篆刻

Chinese Leisure Seal by Lou Xinhu

 

Small Chinese Leisure seal by the artist Lou Xinhu 楼辛壶 (1881 – 1950), who most of all was famous for his paintings.

As actual seal 5 characters have been carved: 人生行轩耳 rensheng xing xuan er (hard to translate, basically: life conducts you to end up on a carriage [old type of curtained carriage] with ears [means: no privacy, everyone can hear you] ).
Side-engraving with signature of the artist.

16 x 16 x 44 mm, good condition.

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collect.at Antiques and unique Collectibles Sun Yat Sen 2 Dollar stamp sheet. 40 Stamps. MNH

collect.at Antiques and unique Collectibles Sun Yat Sen 2 Dollar stamp sheet. 40 Stamps. MNH:.

Sun Yatsen, 2 $ Scott#377, Michel# 317c, printed at Dah Tung. Part of sheet. 40 stamps.

MNH. Very fine condition, fresh paper and gum.

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