Charming China – Weekly Feature #415

The high value of the ‘Twelve Beauties’ series in the form of a Souvenir Sheet on a First Day Cover.  This large-sized stamp features ‘Baoyu’ and ‘Daiyu’ from ‘The Dream of Red Mansions’ by Cao Xueqin.  The catalogue value of the Souvenir Sheet itself would be $140. used.  Since the postmark does not touch the actual stamp, consider the value in mint would be $290.  Our Price: $140.