Sale 815 — The Kilbourne Collection of Confederate Postmasters' Provisionals
Sale Date — Tuesday, 28 September, 1999
Category — Columbia, S.C.
VERY FINE AND FRESH. ONE OF THE FINEST OF THE SEVEN RECORDED EXAMPLES OF THE COLUMBIA OVAL PROVISIONAL SEAL STRUCK ON THE FACE.
Our records contain just seven Columbia provisional entires with the oval seal struck on front and not on the flaps, all dated in August and September 1861 with the pre-war integral rate datestamp.