, also bearing Straits Settlements 1867-72 8c. orange-yellow which is tied by straight-line "Siegfried" security h.s. together with oval lozenge of dots postal h.s. in black, "SINGAPORE/PAID" despatch c.d.s. alongside, the Chinese Large Dragon 3ca. has been applied and cancelled "CUSTOMS/SHANGHAI" (20.1.80) on arrival, reverse with Hong Kong (12.1) and arrival c.d.s. B.P.A. Certificate (1978) and also signed by Peter Holcombe. A magnificent and unique franking of Chinese Large Dragon and Straits Settlements adhesives, and of the highest exhibition quality. Photo" /> cover 1878 (July) thin paper 3ca. brown-red marginal example used on cover from Singapore and addressed to<I> "William Hancock Esq., Peking, c/o Commissioner of Customs, Shanghai"</I>, also bearing Straits Settlements 1867-72 8c. orange-yellow which is tied by straight-line<I> "Siegfried"</I> security h.s. together with oval lozenge of dots postal h.s. in black, "SINGAPORE/PAID" despatch c.d.s. alongside, the Chinese <I>Large Dragon</I> 3ca. has been applied and cancelled "CUSTOMS/SHANGHAI" (20.1.80) on arrival, reverse with Hong Kong (12.1) and arrival c.d.s. B.P.A. Certificate (1978) and also signed by Peter Holcombe. A magnificent and unique franking of Chinese <I>Large Dragon</I> and Straits Settlements adhesives, and of the highest exhibition quality. Photo | Christie's