China 1882 1ca green, SG4

SKU: RS6437

Sale price£700
In stock


China 1882 1ca green, 4½mm spacing on thin paper, SG4.

A fine used example by part Customs/Shanghai circular date stamp for 'Oc 21 82' in red.

The Chinese Empire Large Dragon stamps are the first stamp issue of the Chinese Empire. They are considered one of the most attractive stamp issues of all time. When you soak up the intricate detail of this piece of artwork created with precise accuracy on a minute piece of paper, you can’t help admire the skill involved.

The dragon is an important symbol of Chinese culture. It is considered a symbol of power, strength and good luck.


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