Lot 254Offices in China, 1919, 8¢ on 4¢ brown, bottom margin single, o.g., never hinged, beautifully centered amid enormous margins, fresh with rich color, an Extremely Fine to Superb jumbo; with 2017 P.S.A.G. Graded certificate (95J, SSV $1,050 for 95 and $2,250 for 98).
Scott No. K4 $150.
Lot 255Offices in China, 1919, 18¢ on 9¢ salmon red, o.g., never hinged, perfect centering within well balanced margins, rich bright color, Extremely Fine to Superb, a choice never hinged gem; with 2012 P.S.E. Graded certificate (XF-Sup 95, SMQ $1,100) with only 6 graded higher.
Scott No. K9 $170.
Lot 256Offices in China, 1919, 40¢ on 20¢ deep ultramarine, top margin plate no. "12594" block of 6, o.g., minor gum disturbance on one stamp, well centered, deep rich color, Very Fine and choice, a beautiful top margin plate block; with 2016 P.F. certificate.
Scott No. K13 $1,300.