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Sale#/
Date
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Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2020-09-09
Civil War Postal History, featuring the 'Ambassador' Collection
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Sale Number 1225, Lot Number 170, C.S.A. Patriotic Covers5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Ample margins to just touching, lightly struck grid cancel, matching "Spartanburg S.C. May 10, 1862" double-circle datestamp on small cover to Glenn Springs S.C. with blue General P. G. T. Beauregard Three-Quarter Portrait in Oval design (MS-1), from the McArthur correspondence

VERY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE 5-CENT BLUE LITHOGRAPH USED TO PAY THE PRE-JULY 1, 1862 RATE ON A SMALL GENERAL BEAUREGARD PATRIOTIC COVER -- A LOVELY "BLUE ON BLUE" COMBINATION AND ONE OF ONLY TWO RECORDED EXAMPLES IN BLUE.

The C.S.A. Catalog states that only one example of the Beauregard design is known in blue. There is one other which is a stampless cover with postage due, offered in lot 171.

Signed Brian Green. Ex Murphy, Freeman and Kilbourne

E. 2,000-3,000
1,600
United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2020-09-09
Civil War Postal History, featuring the 'Ambassador' Collection
c
Sale Number 1225, Lot Number 215, Lithographed Issues (Scott 3-4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Large margins to clear, rich color, tied by "Glennville Ala. Jun. 26" circular datestamp on cover to Eufaula Ala. with "Ragland & Birch Wholesale & Retail Grocers & Commission Merchants" etc. red embossed cameo corner card, address crossed out and re-addressed to Glennville so the postage overpaid the drop letter fee, flap tears extend just into front at top of corner card, slight soiling, still Very Fine and attractive, ex Walcott and Hughes

E. 400-500
1,100
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2020-09-09
Civil War Postal History, featuring the 'Ambassador' Collection
c
Sale Number 1225, Lot Number 216, Lithographed Issues (Scott 3-4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Large margins to clear, tied by neat "Charleston S.C. Jun. 25" (1862) circular datestamp on overpaid drop rate cover addressed to "Charleston P Office S.C. At the Charleston Hotel", some slight wear, Very Fine

E. 200-300
225
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2020-09-09
Civil War Postal History, featuring the 'Ambassador' Collection
c
Sale Number 1225, Lot Number 218, Lithographed Issues (Scott 3-4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Vertical pair, large margins to just in at left including bottom right corner sheet margins, tied by "Savannah Geo. May 12" circular datestamp on Screven House gray overall illustrated hotel advertising cover to Okolona Miss., Eaves N.Y. imprint, sender's route directive "Via Mobile Ala.", slightly reduced at left, some edge tears, pair with minor toning and small tear at upper right in sheet margin only

VERY FINE. A SCARCE CORNER SHEET-MARGIN PAIR OF THE 5-CENT BLUE LITHOGRAPH ON AN OVERALL HOTEL ADVERTISING COVER.

Ex Dr. Brandon

E. 2,000-3,000
1,800
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2020-09-09
Civil War Postal History, featuring the 'Ambassador' Collection
c
Sale Number 1225, Lot Number 219, Lithographed Issues (Scott 3-4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Horizontal pair, sheet margin at right, full at bottom and slightly in at top, affixed upside down and cancelled by light strike of New Orleans double-circle datestamp on 1862 gray and light violet wallpaper cover to Opelousas La., stamp with some edge toning and "surface scrapes" described on accompanying certificate, still Very Fine, a most unusual and desirable adversity cover with the wallpaper design on the outside rather than the inside of the envelope, ex Felton, with 1995 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
1,400
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2020-09-09
Civil War Postal History, featuring the 'Ambassador' Collection
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Sale Number 1225, Lot Number 220, Lithographed Issues (Scott 3-4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Horizontal pair, stunning deep rich color, huge margins to touched with portions of adjoining stamps at bottom, tied by double-struck "Mobile Ala. Jun. 5, 1862" double-circle datestamp on buff cover to Dr. George W. Bagby in Richmond Va., fresh, Very Fine and choice, Dr. Bagby was a prominent Virginia physician, lecturer, humorist and essayist, writing under the name "Mozis Addums", ex Gross

E. 500-750
325
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2020-09-09
Civil War Postal History, featuring the 'Ambassador' Collection
c
Sale Number 1225, Lot Number 221, Lithographed Issues (Scott 3-4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Used with 5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6), both with large margins to barely in at top, tied by bold "Charleston S.C. Aug. 23 186(?)" circular datestamp on "Dunham, Taft & Co. Manufacturers & Wholesale Dealers in Boots & Shoes, Charleston S.C." colorless embossed corner card cover to Columbia S.C., pinhole in cover not affecting stamps, Very Fine, a beautiful and very scarce combination of issues on an embossed corner card cover, ex Karrer and Gimelson, with 2015 P.F. certificate

E. 750-1,000
1,700
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2019-09-25
The Clovis Collection of Confederate States Illustrated Covers
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Sale Number 1208, Lot Number 161, Confederate Patriotic Covers5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Cut in at top, tied by indistinct strike of Goldsboro N.C. circular datestamp on oatmeal cover to Lincolnton N.C. with Mounted Dragoons and Verse Patriotic design (SM-2, Verse 24), W. & J. Bonitz imprint, letter enclosure accompanies dated April 24, 1862 (splits and pages separated), cover with some minor edgewear and stamp with gum toning along edges, otherwise Fine, a scarce patriotic design, we have offered only a handful of others since keeping computerized records

E. 500-750
650
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2019-09-25
The Clovis Collection of Confederate States Illustrated Covers
c
Sale Number 1208, Lot Number 165, Captured Union Patriotics5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Full margins except slightly irregular at sides, deep rich color, tied by perfect strike of "Richmond Va. Jun. 16, 1862" circular datestamp on red General George B. McClellan captured Union Patriotic cover to Richmond post office box, addressed in pencil so probably mailed from the field, overpaid drop rate but presumably prepaid for whichever post office would be used, backflap removed, lightly cleaned and small repaired nick at top, Very Fine appearance, extremely scarce and unusual use, ex Telep and Freeman

E. 750-1,000
550
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2019-09-25
The Clovis Collection of Confederate States Illustrated Covers
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Sale Number 1208, Lot Number 201, Cameo Corner Cards5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Large margins to clear, rich color, tied by "Glennville Ala. Jun. 26" circular datestamp on cover to Eufaula Ala. with "Ragland & Birch Wholesale & Retail Grocers & Commission Merchants" etc. red embossed cameo corner card, address crossed out and re-addressed to Glennville so the postage overpaid the drop letter fee, flap tears extend just into front at top of corner card, slight soiling, still Very Fine and attractive, ex Walcott and Hughes

E. 750-1,000
0
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