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

Sale Date — Tuesday, 6 March, 2001

Category — General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1199
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1199, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)2c Green (3), 2c Green (3)2c Green (3). Horizontal strip of five, large margins to just touching, tied by "Georgetown S.C. Nov. 21, 1862" circular datestamp on cover to Bennettsville S.C., rim of datestamp used to cancel other stamps in strip, end stamp at right has diagonal printing flaw, strip lightly creased at top (probably from edge of original letter, which is no longer present)

VERY FINE AND CHOICE 2-CENT LITHOGRAPH FRANKING FOR THE 10-CENT RATE.

Ex Kohn and Seybold

13,500
0
1200
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1200, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Full even margins, tied by blue "Columbia S.C. May 26" circular datestamp on fresh cover to Col. Joseph Abney, Charleston Hotel, Charleston S.C., Extremely Fine

270
160
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1201
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1201, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Large margins to clear at left, tied by blue "Columbia S.C. May 11" circular datestamp on small fresh cover to Flat Rock S.C., Very Fine

270
210
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1202
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1202, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Large margins, tied by bold blue "Petersburg Va. Jun. 31" (an obvious error) circular datestamp on fresh buff cover to Hillsboro N.C., slightly reduced at left, otherwise Extremely Fine, ex Meroni

270
220
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1203
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1203, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Ample even margins, tied by red "Camden S.C. 2 May" double-circle town datestamp on cover to Richmond Va., Very Fine and scarce with red cancel

350
160
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1204°
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1204, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Ample to clear margins, cancelled by two neat pen strokes, "Eagle Lake Tex. May 31" ms. pmk. on cover to Austin Tex., slightly reduced at left, Fine, very scarce, signed Brian Green

E. 300-400
300
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1205
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1205, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Large margins to just touching at top left, tied by "Richmond Va. Jun. 24 1862" on cover to Farmville Va., large part of backflap removed, appears Fine

250
125
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1206
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1206, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Huge margins to touched at left, with small part of adjoining stamp at right and sheet margin at top, creased, tied by blue "Columbia S.C." circular datestamp on overall illustrated Columbia Female College cover to Rockhill S.C., minor edge soiling and small internal sealed cover tear do not detract, otherwise Very Fine

E. 400-500
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1207
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1207, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Close to full margins, tied by "Spartanburg S.C." double-circle datestamp on blue adversity cover made from unused court document with military address to "Mr. Edward J. Dean, `Spartan Rifles' Jenkins Palmetto Sharp-Shooters, 2d Brigade, Longstreet's Division, Richmond Va.", additional "Forward to Regt.!" and two additional light strikes of datestamp, top backflap mostly off and tiny tear at top, otherwise Very Fine

E. 300-400
500
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1208
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1208, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Light Milky Blue, Stone 2 (4b), 5c Light Milky Blue, Stone 2 (4b)5c Light Milky Blue, Stone 2 (4b). Large margins to in, cancelled by ms. "X" on inside of turned cover to Millican Tex., no indication of origin, outside of cover bears bold strike of "Millican Paid" handstamp, addressed to San Antonio Tex., Very Fine and unusual usage

E. 200-300
350
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1209
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1209, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Horizontal pair, ample to large margins with traces of adjoining stamps at bottom, tied by "Montgomery Ala. Jun. 12" circular datestamp on small cover to Mobile Ala., small toning specks, otherwise Very Fine

450
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1210
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1210, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Blue, Stone 3, 5c Light Blue, De La Rue (4, 6), 5c Blue, Stone 3, 5c Light Blue, De La Rue (4, 6)5c Blue, Stone 3, 5c Light Blue, De La Rue (4, 6). Each with large margins to barely in at top, tied by bold "Charleston S.C. Aug. 23, 186-" circular datestamp on cream cover to Columbia S.C., embossed corner card for dealer in boots and shoes, three pinholes not affecting stamps, still fresh and Very Fine, scarce and attractive combination

E. 750-1,000
1,600
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1211
c
Sale Number 834, Lot Number 1211, General Issues On Cover (Nos. 3 and 4)5c Blue, Stone 2, 5c Light Blue, De La Rue (4, 6), 5c Blue, Stone 2, 5c Light Blue, De La Rue (4, 6)5c Blue, Stone 2, 5c Light Blue, De La Rue (4, 6). Large margins to just touched, few faults, both tied by "Richmond Va. Jun. 16, 1862" circular datestamp on cover to Athens Ga., some overall cover wear, still Very Fine, scarce combination

E. 300-400
160
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