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Sale 1182 — United States and Confederate States Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday, 22 May, 2018

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Category — Confederate and Civil War: Independent and Confederate State Use of U.S. Postage

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
183
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 183, Confederate and Civil War: Independent and Confederate State Use of U.S. PostageFrance to New Orleans, Jan. 1861, France to New Orleans, Jan. 1861France to New Orleans, Jan. 1861. Folded letter from Paris to New Orleans with France 80c Napoleon tied by diamond of dots cancel, "Paris 6e/5 Janv. 61" double-circle datestamp, red "New York Paid 15 Jan. 3" (error date, should be Jan. 23) credit datestamp, red "PD" in frame and "12" handstamps, ultramarine "Am. Service" framed handstamp, Havre backstamp (Jan. 6), Fine, datestamped in New York on Jan. 23 and arrived in New Orleans after secession (probably Feb. 1), ex Howard Green and Felton

E. 400-500
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