Sale 840 — The Hall Collection of Confederate States

Sale Date — Monday, 17 December, 2001

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

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
459
c
Sale 840, Lot 459, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Large margins to clear at top right, tied by "Richmond Va. Jun. 2" (1864) circular datestamp on Confederate States Navy Department semi-official imprint cover (Dietz Ty. VIII) to Congressman C. Anderson in Richmond, bottom edge slightly bleached of blue color (easily restorable)

EXTREMELY FINE. RARE DROP USE OF 2-CENT "RED JACK" ON A CONFEDERATE NAVY DEPARTMENT IMPRINT COVER.

Scott value for a single 2c on normal cover is $1,250.00. This use on a rare type of Navy Department imprint envelope is worth considerably more.

E. 1,500-2,000
2,200
460
c
Sale 840, Lot 460, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Huge margins all around, tied by 4-bar grid in circle, "Canton Mi. Sep. 22" circular datestamp and separate "OCT" handstamp on South Western Telegraph Co. part-printed message form, slight wear as is to be expected for this usage, Very Fine and rare

E. 1,000-1,500
900
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461
c
Sale 840, Lot 461, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Large margins, tied by "Spartanburg C.H. S.C. Apr. 4" circular datestamp on turned cover originally mailed from Spartanburg to Greenville (handstamped "Paid" on other side), carried back to Spartanburg and mailed there with 2c for drop rate, opened up and backflap removed, Very Fine, scarce

E. 1,000-1,500
750
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462
c
Sale 840, Lot 462, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Large to huge margins, knife cut along right margin far from design, tied by "Charleston S.C. Jan. 19, 186-" circular datestamp on small adversity cover made from printed military form to local street address (probably carrier delivery), backflap removed, Very Fine

1,250
525
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463
c
Sale 840, Lot 463, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Pale Red (8a). Three huge margins, touched at left, tied by "Montgomery Ala. Sep. 13" circular datestamp on printed tax notice to Talladega Ala., faint stains, stamp has sealed tear at bottom touching design, otherwise Fine

1,250
210
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464
c
Sale 840, Lot 464, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Three huge margins, touched at bottom, tied by "Richmond Va. Aug. 25" circular datestamp on legal-size cover to military surgeon in Richmond, ms. "Purveyor's Office, Official Business" endorsement, waterstains, folded in at left, Fine

1,250
250
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465
c
Sale 840, Lot 465, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8). Two huge margins, others clear to touching, tied by blue "Greensborough N.C. Feb. 24" (1864) circular datestamp on unsealed circular-rate cover to Goldsboro N.C., Fine

1,285
800
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