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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 139, Postmasters' Provisionals (Petersburg thru Winnsborough)Victoria Tex., 5c Red Brown on Green (88X1), Victoria Tex., 5c Red Brown on Green (88X1)Victoria Tex., 5c Red Brown on Green (88X1). Unused (no gum), huge margins at bottom and right -- presumably from the corner of the sheet -- clear to touching at top and left, bright color, some light chipping of the surface coating and small natural paper bubble at right, neither of which are mentioned on the accompanying certificate

VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE RARE VICTORIA 5-CENT POSTMASTER'S PROVISIONAL. WE RECORD ONLY FIVE EXAMPLES, ALL UNUSED.

The five recorded examples of the 5c Victoria provisional are all unused and off cover, as follows:

1) Sound with original gum, top right corner margins, ex Ferrary, Hind, Hall, "D.K." collection and Sharrer (Siegel Sale 1035, lot 92)

2) Part original gum, top left corner margins, small thins and light crease, ex Hessel and Dr. Brandon (Siegel Sale 1073, lot 350)

3) Described as having "some original gum", top right corner margins, vertical crease, ex Caspary, Lilly and Kilbourne

4) Uncancelled, left sheet margin, torn into design at bottom, Albert Steves photo

5) Unused, no gum, bottom right corner margins, light chipping and natural paper bubble, ex Felton, the stamp offered here

Illustrated in Linn's Stamp News article in 2008 when this was found. Ex Felton. With 2007 C.S.A. certificate stating "Genuine"

20,000
15,000
United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2013-06-25
2013 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 1048, Lot Number 419, Confederate StatesVictoria Tex., 5c Red Brown on Green (88X1), Victoria Tex., 5c Red Brown on Green (88X1)Victoria Tex., 5c Red Brown on Green (88X1). Unused (no gum), huge margins at bottom and right -- presumably from the corner of the sheet -- clear to touching at top and left, bright color, some light chipping of the surface coating and small natural paper bubble at right, neither of which are mentioned on the accompanying certificate

VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE RARE VICTORIA 5-CENT POSTMASTER'S PROVISIONAL. WE RECORD ONLY FIVE EXAMPLES, ALL UNUSED.

The five recorded examples of the 5c Victoria provisional are all unused and off cover, as follows: 1) Sound with original gum, top right corner margins, ex Ferrary, Hind, Hall, D.K. Collection; 2) Described as having original gum, top left corner margins, ex Hessel ("small faults"); 3) Described as having "some original gum", top right corner margins, vertical crease, ex Caspary, Lilly and Kilbourne; 4) Uncancelled, left sheet margin, torn into design at bottom, Albert Steves photo; and 5) Unused, no gum, bottom right corner margins, light chipping and natural paper bubble, from a recent find, ex Felton, the stamp offered here. No cancelled Victoria 5c stamps or on-cover examples are known.

Illustrated in Linn's Stamp News article in 2008. With 2007 C.S.A. certificate stating "Genuine"

17,500
12,000
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United States
Confederate States and Civil War-Related
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Confederate States and Civil-War Related
2011-11-15
Confederate States, U.S. Postal History, General Foreign
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Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 645, Confederate States: Postmasters Provisionals: Mobile thur VictoriaVictoria Tex., 5c Red Brown on Green (88X1), Victoria Tex., 5c Red Brown on Green (88X1)Victoria Tex., 5c Red Brown on Green (88X1). Unused (no gum), huge margins at bottom and right -- presumably from the corner of the sheet -- clear to touching at top and left, bright color, some light chipping of the surface coating and small natural paper bubble at right, neither of which are mentioned on the accompanying certificate

VERY FINE EXAMPLE OF THE RARE VICTORIA 5-CENT POSTMASTER'S PROVISIONAL. WE RECORD ONLY FIVE EXAMPLES, ALL UNUSED.

The five recorded examples of the 5-cent Victoria include: 1) Extremely Fine original gum copy with top right margins, ex Hall, Ferrary and Hind, currently in the D.K. Collection; 2) top-left margin stamp described as having original gum, ex Hessel ("small faults"); 3) original-gum stamp with vertical crease, ex Kilbourne, Lilly and Caspary; 4) left-margin uncancelled stamp, ex Steves (P.F. photo files); and 5) the stamp offered here, from a recent find. No cancelled Victoria 5c stamps or on-cover examples are known.

Illustrated in Linn's Stamp News article in 2008. With 2007 C.S.A. certificate as "Genuine"

17,500
11,500
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