Sale 840 — The Hall Collection of Confederate States

Sale Date — Monday, 17 December, 2001

Category — General Issues Off-Cover (No. 8)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
247
ogbl
Sale 840, Lot 247, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Block of fifteen, original gum, rich color, large margins to touching, scissors cuts at left and bottom in margin, natural inclusion in one stamp, Very Fine-Extremely Fine, Scott value as blocks and pairs

1,220
400
248
ogbl
Sale 840, Lot 248, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red, Horizontal Pair, Vertical Gutter Between (8 var). Block of eight with vertical gutter between, original gum, large margins, vertical crease along gutter as usual, Very Fine-Extremely Fine, Scott value as two gutter pairs and two regular pairs

950
400
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249
og
Sale 840, Lot 249, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red, Horizontal Pair, Vertical Gutter Between (8 var). Position 10L/1-2R, horizontal strip of three with top sheet margin and vertical gutter, original gum, slightly toned and creased along gutter (as usual), otherwise Extremely Fine

395
170
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250
 
Sale 840, Lot 250, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Large and even margins all around, neat blue "Minden La. Oct." circular datestamp, fresh and Extremely Fine

385
550
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251
 
Sale 840, Lot 251, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Large margins to clear, rich color, clear "Elmira N.Y. Nov. 25" double-circle datestamp, few thins, otherwise Very Fine, scarce, originally used on an outgoing prisoner's letter from Elmira Prison

E. 200-300
120
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252
 
2c Brown Red (8). Three used, large margins to just touched, one tied on small piece, small faults, otherwise Fine-Very Fine

1,050
80
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253
 
Sale 840, Lot 253, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Horizontal pair, large margins all around, tied by "Richmond Va. Jan. 5" circular datestamp on piece with a defective single, Extremely Fine pair, Scott value for pair only

1,000
525
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254
 
Sale 840, Lot 254, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Two joined together as a vertical pair by Camden (S.C.?) circular datestamp, thin speck in bottom stamp, Fine appearance, ex Knapp

700
80
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255
 
Sale 840, Lot 255, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Vertical strip of three, large margins, tied by "Aiken S.C." double-circle datestamp on piece, crease in center stamp, otherwise Extremely Fine

1,350
260
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256
 
Sale 840, Lot 256, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Vertical strip of three, double transfer in top stamp "Postage" and "2"s, large margins to slightly in, used as forwarding postage over 10c Blue, Die A (11), strip tied by Augusta Ga. circular datestamp, 10c tied by Albany Ga. circular datestamp on yellow piece, Fine-Very Fine

1,450
210
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