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Kiangsi Def 001 Dr. Sun Yat-sen Issue Surcharged as Unit Postage Stamps and Overprinted with the Character "Kan" (1949)

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Stamp SN AK01
Stamp Name Kiangsi Def 001 Dr. Sun Yat-sen Issue Surcharged as Unit Postage Stamps and Overprinted with the Character "Kan" (1949)
Stamp Cat Standard Definitive Stamps
Stamp Cat Chiefs Of State, Emblems
Issue date 1949-05-03
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      Dr. Sun Yat-sen stamps of the 2nd and 3rd Shanghai Dah Tung Prints were surcharged in Kiangsi by the Dah Wen Printing Press(南昌大文印刷局), Nanchang as unit postage stamps with No. 5 Sung characters reading 〝國內平信(掛號)(快遞)郵資已付〞(domestic ordinary letter postage, registration, or registration express fee paid) overprinted in two vertical lines on both sides of the portrait. Another character 〝Kan〞(贛), meaning Kiangsi, was overprinted at the bottom in the middle of the stamp.