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Sale 1215 — United States Postal History and Confederate States

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

Category — Confederate States: General Issues On Cover

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2600
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2600, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover10c Deep Blue, Die B (12), 10c Deep Blue, Die B (12)10c Deep Blue, Die B (12). Horizontal strip of six, beautiful rich color in an early and striking shade, large to huge margins all around (scissors-cut in bottom right margin well clear of design), tied by "Augusta Ga. Jul. 4" (1863) circular datestamp on legal-size buff cover to Richmond Va., return address in manuscript "From Bible Society of the C.S.", pencil docketing on back indicating Rosa P. Trevillian and Mrs. S. B. Seddon as senders, slightest creasing in left stamp and margin at right, truly negligible considering the extraordinary quality of this large multiple

EXTREMELY FINE GEM STRIP OF SIX AND A WONDERFULLY FRESH COVER. USED 10-CENT ENGRAVED MULTIPLES LARGER THAN A PAIR ARE EXTREMELY RARE. THIS STRIP IS PROBABLY THE FINEST OF ITS SIZE EXISTING ON COVER.

Ex "Stonewall", Birkinbine and Gross

E. 1,500-2,000
5,000
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