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Sale#/
Date
Lot#/
Grade
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2003-05-14
U.S. and C.S.A. Postal History
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Sale Number 860, Lot Number 532, The Sam Zimmerman Jr. Collection - Postmasters ProvisionalsMontgomery Ala., 2c Red entire (59XU7), Montgomery Ala., 2c Red entire (59XU7)Montgomery Ala., 2c Red entire (59XU7). Full strike of drop-rate provisional handstamp on local cover with Madison House green cameo corner card, some slight ink erosion in address panel, small repair on back

FINE. ONE OF TWO RECORDED EXAMPLES OF THE MONTGOMERY 2-CENT RED HANDSTAMP AND ONE OF THREE KNOWN ENTIRES IN BLUE OR RED. THIS IS THE ONLY ONE OF THE THREE ON A CORNER CARD COVER.

The Crown survey records three 2c provisional entires: two in Red and one in Blue. The example in Blue is offered in lot 533 of this sale. The other example in Red was offered in Siegel Sale 801, lot 373, where it realized $5,250 hammer.

2,500
2,100
United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
-
Confederate States and Civil-War Related
1998-06-09
Confederate States
c
Montgomery Ala., 2c Red entire (59XU7). Bold strike of drop-rate provisional handstamp on orange entire with local address and "The politeness of Mr. Dillard" sender's instructions, slightly reduced at top

VERY FINE. THE BETTER STRIKE OF TWO RECORDED EXAMPLES OF THE MONTGOMERY 2-CENT RED HANDSTAMP AND THE FINEST OF THE THREE KNOWN ENTIRES IN BLUE OR RED.

The Crown survey records three 2c provisional entires: two in Red and one in Blue (the cover offered here is illustrated in Crown). In this case the sender evidently handed his letter to "Mr. Dillard" to be delivered by hand to the post office.

Ex Brooks, MacBride and Judd. Scott Retail $2,500.00 based on realization for the other cover, which is not as clear as this strike

E. 4,000-5,000
5,250
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