Auction: 19008 - The Lam Man Yin Collection of Small Dragons, Dowagers and 1897 Surcharges
1894 Dowager Empress
3ca. orange-yellow with variety much of "HINA" of "CHINA" omitted which has been replaced by a blotch of ink; cancelled by a part strike of Tientsin seal in blue; there is a closed tear at top. Very fresh appearance and a wonderful example of this striking error. Photo
三分銀，橙黃色，"CHINA"漏印"C"變體舊票，曾修繕過，保留部份藍色天津橢圓戳，票上部有微細裂口，顏色十分鮮艷，少見的慈壽變體票._x000D_ _x000D_ 源流：1999年5月Sothebys & Corinphila auction.
HK$20,000 to HK$25,000