Great Britain 1884 2½d colour trial, SG190var. A very fine imperforate example printed on white gummed Crown watermarked paper in purple brown lettered IT. A very scarce stamp with only two or three of each colour existing in private hands.
China Port Arthur 1948 Guangdong Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition set of 2, $50 on 20f brown. Light bend, fresh unmounted mint original gum example of the rarest of all the Port Arthur commemorative issues.