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Sale 1215 — United States Postal History and Confederate States

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 17-18 December, 2019

Category — Civil War: Union Patriotics, Lincoln and Caricatures

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2498
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2498, Civil War: Union Patriotics, Lincoln and Caricatures3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26), 3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26)3c Dull Red, Ty. III (26). Double perfs at bottom, cancelled by target and tied by "New-York Jun. 24" circular datestamp on "Secession Trap" Caricature Patriotic cover depicting a cow with foot in a trap and two vultures saying "Look out John or you will get your foot in it" and "Bravo Jonathan", second bird labelled "Napoleon" and wearing an epaulette, addressed to Lawrence Mass., with original 1861-dated enclosure with interesting contents berating the recipient for spending summer vacation touring military camps, Very Fine and most unusual, a wonderful Patriotic design

E. 400-500
900
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