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Sale 825 — U.S. Stamps and Covers, Foreign

Sale Date — Tuesday, 27 June, 2000

Category — Charleston, S.C.

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1468
 
John H. Honour Jr. Signature on Bank of South Carolina 25c Blue & Black note payable to bearer on demand, Feb. 1, 1863 imprint date, well worn and creased, desirable Civil War note signed by the supervisor of Charleston's carrier department, Dr. John H. Honour Jr.

E. 100-150
65
1469
 
John H. Honour Jr. Signature on Bank of South Carolina 50c Blue & Black note payable to bearer on demand, Feb. 1, 1863 imprint date, creased, desirable Civil War note signed by the supervisor of Charleston's carrier department, Dr. John H. Honour Jr.

E. 100-150
65
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1470
c
Honour's City Express, Charleston S.C., 2c Black on Bluish (4LB8). Margins touch or just slightly into ornaments on three sides, tied by ms. "Pd" cancel, used with 3c Dull Red (11), ample margins to just touched, tied by blue "Charleston S.C. Sep. 13 3" integral-rate circular datestamp on buff cover to Greenville S.C., light folds clear of stamps, Fine, scarce manuscript cancel, ex Caspary

E. 200-300
150
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1471
 
Honour's City Express, Charleston S.C., 2c Black on Bluish (4LB8). Five genuine stamps on page with reference material, includes one unused and four used, minor faults, Fine appearance

745
100
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1472
c
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 1472, Charleston, S.C.Honour's Penny Post, Charleston S.C., (2c) Black on Bluish (4LB11), Honour's Penny Post, Charleston S.C., (2c) Black on Bluish (4LB11)Honour's Penny Post, Charleston S.C., (2c) Black on Bluish (4LB11). Three large margins, slightly in at left, cancelled by ms. "2" (not tied), used with 3c Brownish Carmine (11), full margins to slightly in, tied by blue "Charleston S.C. Paid Jul. 3" circular datestamp on small embossed cover to Effingham S.C., from the Miller correspondence, Honour's stamp has small sealed tear and appears to have been lifted and reaffixed

FINE. A RARE COMBINATION OF THE HONOUR'S "PENNY POST" STAMP AND 3-CENT 1851 ISSUE.

The Honour's "Penny Post" stamp is extremely rare, with only 13-15 covers believed to be genuine, including 5 on which the carrier is tied.

Ex Caspary.

E. 1,500-2,000
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1473
ogbl
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 1473, Charleston, S.C.Steinmeyer's City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black on Pink (4LB20), Steinmeyer's City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black on Pink (4LB20)Steinmeyer's City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black on Pink (4LB20). Complete pane of ten, original gum, usual pinpoint paper flaws, thin spot in selvage and tiny pinholes, Very Fine appearance and rare

2,250
1,150
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1474
og
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 1474, Charleston, S.C.Steinmeyer's City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black on Pink (4LB20), Steinmeyer's City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black on Pink (4LB20)Steinmeyer's City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black on Pink (4LB20). Six, includes L-shaped block of three with additional sheet margin and corner margin singles, original gum, two signles have tiny thins, otherwise Very Fine-Extremely Fine

1,200
270
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1475
og
Sale Number 825, Lot Number 1475, Charleston, S.C.Steinmeyer's City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black on Yellow (4LB21), Steinmeyer's City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black on Yellow (4LB21)Steinmeyer's City Post, Charleston S.C., 2c Black on Yellow (4LB21). Original gum, large margins incl. right sheet margin, Extremely Fine

175
100
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