Sale 296 — 1966 Rarities of the Word

Sale Date — Thursday, 24 February, 1966

Category — Confederate States

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
160
c
Sale 296, Lot 160, Confederate StatesBaton Rouge, La. 5c Green & Carmine (11X2). Ample to Huge Margins except barely touched at B., Sheet Margin at T., tied by light Baton Rouge pmk., another strike, on neat folded Oct. 28, 1861 letter to New Orleans, Fine

350
190
161
c
Sale 296, Lot 161, Confederate StatesBeaumont Texas 10c Black on Yellow (12X1). Margins to just touched, ms. "X" cancel on cover to Cypress City, Tex., ms. "Paid", cover patched and portion of back missing, stamp Fine, with P. F. Certificate

2,000
750
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162
c
Sale 296, Lot 162, Confederate StatesFredericksburg, Va. 5c Blue on Bluish (26X1). Large margins all around, trivial light marginal creases, tied Fredericksburg, Va. Paid pmk. on small mourning cover, V. F. appearance

600
525
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163
c
Sale 296, Lot 163, Confederate StatesFredericksburg, Va. 5c Blue on Bluish (26X1). Margins all around, tiny marginal creases, tied Fredericksburg, Va. Paid pmk. on small mourning cover, V. F. appearance

600
300
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164
c
Sale 296, Lot 164, Confederate StatesFredericksburg, Va. 5c Blue on Bluish (26X1). Margins all around, light corner crease, tied Fredericksburg, Va. Paid pmk. on small mourning cover, Very Fine appearance

600
400
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165
c
Sale 296, Lot 165, Confederate StatesFredericksburg, Va. 5c Blue on Bluish (26X1). Margins to barely touched very light corner crease, tied with Fredericksburg, Va. Paid pmks. on small mourning cover, Fine appearance

600
375
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166
c
Sale 296, Lot 166, Confederate StatesFredericksburg, Va. 5c Blue on Bluish (26X1). Large margins except in slightly at lower right, tied Fredericksburg, Va. Paid pmk. and "Paid" on small mourning cover, light crease, Fine appearance

600
340
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167
c
Sale 296, Lot 167, Confederate StatesFredericksburg, Va. 5c Blue on Bluish (26X1). Nearly full margins, light marginal creases, tied Fredericksburg, Va. pmk. on small mourning cover, Fine appearance

600
350
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168
c
Sale 296, Lot 168, Confederate StatesFredericksburg, Va. 5c Blue on Bluish (26X1). Large margins all around, creases, tied Fredericksburg, Va. pmk. on small cover, Attractive

600
260
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169
c
Sale 296, Lot 169, Confederate StatesFredericksburg, Va. 5c Blue on Bluish (26X1). Margins all around, light creases, tied Fredericksburg, Va. town pmk. on small mourning cover

600
240
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170
c
Sale 296, Lot 170, Confederate StatesFredericksburg, Va. 5c Blue on Bluish (26X1). Large margins all around, creases, tied indistinct Fredericksburg, Va. Paid pmk. on small mourning cover

600
200
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171
c
5c Green, 10c Blue (1 three, 11 sixteen). Nineteen covers from above Find of Fredericksburg Provisionals all addressed to Lt. Col. Maury, Kempers Brigade, Picketts Division, all but one on small Mourning covers, also one 3c 1857 U. S. cover, Richmond, University of Va. and Fredericksburg pmks., Fair-Very Fine

0
140
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172
 
Gonzales Texas (10c) Gold on Garnet Provisional (30X2). Large Margins, ms cancel, thins & creases, Fine appearance, with P. F. Certificate, Attractive Example of this Rare Stamp, Ex Ferrari

1,500
550
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173
og
Greenville, Ala. 5c Red & Blue Ty. I (33X1). Margins to barely touched, Rich Colors, nice impression, tiny corner creases, Fine appearance with P. F. Certificate

1,500
700
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174
c
Knoxville, Tenn. 5c Blue on White Entire (47XU1). Addressed to Speedwell Tennessee, No pmk., faint toning, Fine

275
130
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175
c
Sale 296, Lot 175, Confederate StatesLenoir, N. C. 5c Blue & Orange (49X1). Tied by clear Blue Lenoir, N. C Oct. 24 pmk. on cover from which it has been cut out, close to stamp, and neatly replaced, an Attractive Example of a Great Rarity

2,000
1,000
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176
c
New Orleans 2c Blue, 5c Brown on Blue (62X1, three, 62X4). Margins cut at places, tied together by clear "Paid" Cancels, "New Orleans 10ct" pmk. on cover to Virginia, sealed cover tear thru pmk., Probably Unique Combination, With 1c Overpayment of 10c Rate, Ex Seybold

E. 500-750
750
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177
c
Sale 296, Lot 177, Confederate StatesUnionville, S. C. Paid 5 (87X1). Margins except tiny nick at T., not cancelled, on Patched Cover to Pacolet Mills, S. C, Letter Enclosed, 1947 Holograph Certificate of Aug Dietz, Rare

2,750
750
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178
c
Sale 296, Lot 178, Confederate States5c Green (1). Two copies, Large margins except one touched at R, tied by clear "New Orleans 15 Mar." pmk on neat folded cover to Richmond from Rotterdam, "Forwarded by Warneken & Co. New Orleans" in ms on flap, Rare Blockade Cover from Europe, Fine

E. 350-500
450
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179
ogbl
10c Gray Blue TEN (9). Block of Twenty, Clear to Large Margins except one stamp just in at T., Rich Color, Full o. g., Horiz. & Vertical creases, both between rows, creased areas bit rubbed on surface, 2 center stamps have minor faults, A Showpiece of Great Rarity, One of the Largest Blocks Known

1,700
1,100
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180
c
Sale 296, Lot 180, Confederate States10c Milky Blue (11). Ample to Enormous Margins, Vivid Color, tied by clear Richmond, Va. June 14, 1863 pmk. on cover to Mrs. Margaret Dainerfield, Amelia C. H., Va., with R. E. Lee Genl. Frank. & addressed in his hand, A Gorgeous & Very Rare Cover, Extremely Fine, with Chas. Hamilton Guarantee

E. 1,000-2,000
1,200
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181
c
Sale 296, Lot 181, Confederate States10c Deep Blue, Keating & Ball (11). Two Vertical Pairs, Huge Margins, tied by clear Newman, Ga. pmks. on Trans Mississippi Rate Cover to Johnson County, Tex. "Per Express Mail Via Meriden, Mississippi" in ms., Return address of Soldier in 18th Tex. Cavalry, Very Fine with "Newman, Ga. Paid 5" Cover bearing same pmk.

325
525
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182
c
Sale 296, Lot 182, Confederate States10c Milky Blue (12). Margins to barely touched, tied by ms. Chandler's Springs (Alabama) pmk. on cover to Prisoner at Rock Island, Ill., Old Point Comfort, Va. transit, 3c Red (26), Uncancelled, as no longer valid, and clear Due 6 in circle, Rare & Handsome, Very Fine

E. 200-250
210
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183
c
Sale 296, Lot 183, Confederate States20c Green, "20" on Forehead (13, 13 var.). Vertical Pair, top stamp the Error, Huge Margins, cracked gum, Very Fine, catalogued used at $300, listed but unpriced unused, only Vertical pair known, Ex Ferrari, Caspary

E. 250-300
450
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184
c
Sale 296, Lot 184, Confederate StatesCharleston, S.C. Jan. 31 in clear Circle, Steam Ship in clear Oval, "12" in ms. on small neat Blockade cover addressed to Charlotte C. H., CSA, faint aging, Very Fine, A Rare & Pretty Little Cover

E. 350-500
400
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185
c
Sale 296, Lot 185, Confederate StatesAdams Ex. Co. Louisville, Ky. Aug. 12, 1861 in Clear Circle, 3c Red (26). Centered, tied by clear Blue Louisville, Ky. Aug. 13, 1861 Duplex on 3c Red Star Die Entire (U27) ms. name and Aug. 1st, 1861 at L., used to N. Y., Rare South to North thru the lines cover, A Beauty Extremely Fine

E. 200-250
280
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