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2012-12-10
The Peter Sharrer Collection of Confederate Provisionals
 
Sale Number 1035, Lot Number 13, Baton Rouge La.Baton Rouge La., 2c Green, “McCcrmick” Error (11X1a), Baton Rouge La., 2c Green, “McCcrmick” Error (11X1a)Baton Rouge La., 2c Green, “McCcrmick” Error (11X1a). Position 7 according to Richard L. Calhoun’s plating studies, manuscript “X” cancel, clear margins just touching a few ornaments, few thin spots and pinholes do not affect appearance

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. ONE OF THREE RECORDED EXAMPLES OF THE BATON ROUGE 2-CENT “McCCRMICK” ERROR, OF WHICH THIS STAMP IS THE ONLY ONE CANCELLED OFF COVER. A MAJOR RARITY OF CONFEDERATE POSTMASTERS’ PROVISIONALS.

Our records contain three examples of the 2c “McCcrmick” error:

1) Unused, ex Worthington, Col. Green and D.K. collection

2) Manuscript “X” cancel, ex Ferrary and Hessel, the stamp offered here

3) Tied by Nov. 30, 1861 datestamp on cover to New Orleans, ex Caspary, Lilly, Graves and D.K. collection

Ex Ferrary and Hessel. With 1976 P.F. certificate

32,500
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