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Sale 834 — U.S. & C.S.A. Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday, 6 March, 2001

Category — General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1059
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1059, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)5c Olive Green, Stone A-B (1c), 5c Olive Green, Stone A-B (1c)5c Olive Green, Stone A-B (1c). Large margins all around, sharp proof-like impression and fresh color, light strike of blue town datestamp, Extremely Fine

185
230
1060
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1060, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)5c Light Green, Stone 1-2 (1a), 5c Light Green, Stone 1-2 (1a)5c Light Green, Stone 1-2 (1a). Large and even margins, pale shade, neat strike of Richmond Va. circular datestamp, fresh and Extremely Fine

150
0
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1061
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1061, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)5c Dull Green, Stone 1-2 (1), 5c Dull Green, Stone 1-2 (1)5c Dull Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Horizontal strip of four, large margins to just in, two neat strikes of "New Orleans La. 24 Dec." datestamps, faults incl. repair at top left corner, creases and sealed tear, still Fine appearance, Scott Retail as two pairs

750
425
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1062
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1062, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)5c Olive Green, Stone A-B, Baton Rouge Roulette (1c var), 5c Olive Green, Stone A-B, Baton Rouge Roulette (1c var)5c Olive Green, Stone A-B, Baton Rouge Roulette (1c var). Unused (no gum), rouletted on all sides, beautiful color and proof-like impression, thin spots and small tear at top, otherwise Fine

350
210
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1063
 
5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Sixteen, unused and used stamps, incl. two used pairs, all stones represented, interesting group of cancels incl. two in red, many position flaws identified incl. Stone 2 "rocket", some faults, some appear Fine-Very Fine

E. 500-750
1,300
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1064
P
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1064, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig, Plate Proof on Wove (2P5), 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig, Plate Proof on Wove (2P5)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig, Plate Proof on Wove (2P5). Large margins, brilliant color, Extremely Fine and choice, with 1984 P.F. certificate

1,500
675
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1065
P
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1065, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig, Plate Proof on Wove (2P5), 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig, Plate Proof on Wove (2P5)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig, Plate Proof on Wove (2P5). Rich color, full even margins, faint horizontal crease and tiny thin spot, Extremely Fine appearance, ex Burrus

425
0
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1066
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1066, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b), 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b). Horizontal pair, o.g., h.r., large and even margins, left stamp with "punch" printing flaw obliterating first "S" of "States" (unlisted in Dietz) and light vertical crease, otherwise Extremely Fine

1,175
625
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1067
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1067, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b), 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b). Large margins, rich color, light strike of town datestamp, fresh and Very Fine

240
300
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1068
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1068, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b), 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b). Large margins, dark color on bright paper, neat strike of "New Orleans La. 15 Dec." circular datestamp, small thin spot at right, otherwise Extremely Fine

240
200
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1069
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1069, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig, Baton Rouge Roulette (2 var), 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig, Baton Rouge Roulette (2 var)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig, Baton Rouge Roulette (2 var). Rouletted on all sides, bright color, neat ms. cancel, thin spot and diagonal crease, otherwise Fine, very rare -- only two covers with the 10c Baton Rouge Roulette are recorded

E. 400-500
250
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1070
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1070, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)10c Blue, Paterson (2), 10c Blue, Paterson (2)10c Blue, Paterson (2). Positions 25-26/35-36, block of four, top left stamp shows malformed "O" of "Postage", o.g., margins to in, few creases and edge faults, otherwise almost Fine, Scott Retail as a pair and two singles

1,405
450
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1071
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1071, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)10c Light Blue, Paterson (2a), 10c Light Blue, Paterson (2a)10c Light Blue, Paterson (2a). Large margins, bright shade on white paper, light strike of town datestamp, fresh and Extremely Fine

190
170
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1072
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1072, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)10c Dark Blue, Paterson (2b), 10c Dark Blue, Paterson (2b)10c Dark Blue, Paterson (2b). Position 25 showing malformed "O" of "Postage", ample to large margins (small nick at top right entirely in margin), deep rich color, tied by "Warrington Fla. Oct. 7" circular datestamp on small blue piece, Very Fine, with 1986 P.F. certificate

225
220
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1073
 
10c Blue, Paterson, Hoyer & Ludwig (2, 2b). Nine stamps, incl. Paterson (two, unused no gum and used), Stone Y (two used), Hoyer & Ludwig (three o.g. incl. Pos. 4 malformed "T" and two used), minor faults, most have Very Fine-Extremely Fine appearance

3,140
1,100
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1074
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1074, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3). Mint N.H, 2c Green (3). Mint N.H2c Green (3). Mint N.H. ample to full margins, light shade, fresh and Very Fine, with 1991 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as hinged

700
575
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1075
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1075, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). O.g., h.r., three large margins, clear to just touched at top, fresh color, Very Fine

700
400
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1076
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1076, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). O.g., full to large margins, fresh color, light horizontal crease, otherwise Very Fine

700
325
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1077
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1077, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). Position 4 showing dot in right margin between Positions 4 and 5, o.g., three large margins, in at top, fresh and Fine

700
425
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1078
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1078, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). O.g., h.r., large margins to just in, small thin spot at left, otherwise Fine

700
210
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1079
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1079, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). Positions 31-32, horizontal pair, left stamp shows mark above upper left corner, o.g., large margins all around incl. part of sheet margin at left, left stamp with thin spot, otherwise Very Fine, with 1986 P.F. certificate not mentioning thin spot

1,550
650
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1080
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1080, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). Block of four, brownish o.g., lightly hinged, large and even margins all around, right stamps affected by diagonal crease, otherwise Very Fine, rare block

3,250
1,500
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1081
ngbl
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1081, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). Block of four, full to large margins with traces of adjoining stamps at left, unused (regummed), ms. on back removed but shows thru, top pair light horizontal crease, appears Extremely Fine

3,250
1,300
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1082
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1082, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). Large to huge margins, neat strike of "Richmond Va. Feb. 18, 1863" circular datestamp, pretty shade, Extremely Fine Gem

650
525
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1083
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1083, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). Huge margins incl. part of adjoining stamp at top, ample at right, light strike of town datestamp, fresh and Very Fine

650
500
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1084
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1084, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). Large even margins, tied by "Richmond Va. Feb. 29, 1863" circular datestamp on small blue piece, fresh and Extremely Fine

650
0
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1085
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1085, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). Ample to large margins, bright shade, tied by "Augusta Ga." double-circle datestamp on small piece, fresh and Very Fine

650
500
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1086
 
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1086, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). Position 31 showing mark above upper left corner, large margins to just in, light grid cancel, thin spot at top, Fine appearance

850
170
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1087
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Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1087, General Issues Off Cover (Nos. 1 thru 3)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). Positions 21-22/31-32, block of four, bottom left stamp shows mark above upper left corner, large margins to barely in at upper right, two light strikes of "Richmond Va. Jan. 24, 1863" datestamps, small thin spot at bottom left, few creases affect top stamps, Very Fine appearance, an extremely are used block and probably among the finest of the few in existence, signed Sloane

3,500
3,500
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