Sale 840 — The Hall Collection of Confederate States

Sale Date — Monday, 17 December, 2001

Category — General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
257
og
Sale 840, Lot 257, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Original gum, huge bottom sheet margin, other sides full to large, brilliant color, fresh and Extremely Fine

850
625
258
og
Sale 840, Lot 258, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Original gum, pastel shade, huge margins to full at bottom, few faint toned specks, otherwise Extremely Fine

850
525
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259
og
Sale 840, Lot 259, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Original gum, large margins all around, minor thin spot, Extremely Fine appearance

850
325
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260
og
Sale 840, Lot 260, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Double transfer at bottom, original gum, full to large margins, bright color, slight crease, Very Fine and choice appearance

1,050
350
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261
og
Sale 840, Lot 261, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Original gum, huge right sheet margin, other sides large to close at bottom, rich color, slight crease, otherwise Very Fine

850
280
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262
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Sale 840, Lot 262, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Slight double transfer in bottom label, unused (no gum), large margins, Extremely Fine

650
525
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263
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Sale 840, Lot 263, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Short transfer at bottom, unused (no gum), large margins, bright shade, Extremely Fine

650
350
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264
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Sale 840, Lot 264, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Unused (no gum), large margins, beautiful shade, Extremely Fine

650
550
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265
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Sale 840, Lot 265, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Unused (no gum), huge margins, white printing flaws in vignette, tiny toned speck, still Extremely Fine

650
280
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266
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Sale 840, Lot 266, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Double transfer at bottom, short transfer at top, plate crack thru top of head, unused (no gum), full to large margins, deep shade, Very Fine and choice, Scott value for normal stamp

650
650
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267
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Sale 840, Lot 267, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Short transfer at bottom, unused (no gum), large margins, thin specks, Extremely Fine appearance

650
170
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268
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Sale 840, Lot 268, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Unused (no gum), large margins, filled thin, Extremely Fine appearance

650
180
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269
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Sale 840, Lot 269, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Two, left and right positions on plate showing major plate bruise between stamps, left stamp has original gum and slight toning, right stamp unused (no gum) with slight crease, otherwise Very Fine, rare examples of this "TEN" plate variety

2,300
425
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270
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Sale 840, Lot 270, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Horizontal pair, original gum, huge margins incl. sheet margin at right and parts of adjoining stamps at top, beautiful shade, slight gum crease at right, still Extremely Fine Gem pair, ex Knapp

1,850
1,150
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271
 
Sale 840, Lot 271, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Vertical pair, cleaned to removed cancel or staining, large margins to slightly in, faults, ink spots, otherwise Fine

700
180
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272
ogbl
Sale 840, Lot 272, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Horizontal block of ten, original gum (bottom right stamp Mint N.H.), large to huge margins except along left vertical pair, bright shade and paper without any gum toning

EXTREMELY FINE GEM BLOCK OF THE "TEN" ISSUE -- CERTAINLY ONE OF THE FINEST MULTIPLES IN EXISTENCE.

Scott value for two blocks of four

10,000
6,500
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273
 
Sale 840, Lot 273, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Enormous margins all around, perfect sharp strike of 7-bar grid cancel, beautiful pastel shade, Extremely Fine Gem

550
0
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274
 
Sale 840, Lot 274, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Enormous even margins, dark shade, bold Calhoun Ga. circular datestamp, Extremely Fine Gem

525
800
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275
 
Sale 840, Lot 275, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Large to huge margins, beautiful early shade and impression, 10-bar open grid cancel, Extremely Fine Gem

550
0
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276
 
Sale 840, Lot 276, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Huge margins to full at right, lightly cancelled, fresh and Extremely Fine

525
525
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277
 
Sale 840, Lot 277, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Large even margins all around, bright shade, tied by Shreveport La. circular datestamp on piece, faintest trace of gum stain in margin, still Extremely Fine

525
450
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278
 
Sale 840, Lot 278, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Enormous margins all around, cancelled by clear Atlanta Ga. circular datestamp, thin speck, Extremely Fine appearance

525
240
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279
 
Sale 840, Lot 279, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Plate bruise in right margin, lightly cancelled by circular datestamp, large to huge margins, bright color, tiny thin speck in right margin, Extremely Fine appearance

525
180
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280
 
Sale 840, Lot 280, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Enormous margins all around, neatly struck Richmond Va. circular datestamp, bright shade, thin speck at left and faint corner crease in bottom right margin, Extremely Fine appearance

525
230
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281
 
Sale 840, Lot 281, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Huge margins to full at top and clear at left, Richmond circular datestamp, Very Fine

525
300
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282
 
Sale 840, Lot 282, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Milky Blue, "TEN" (9a). Beautiful early shade and impression, full margins all around, green town circular datestamp, thinned in two areas, Very Fine appearance, rare with green cancel

1,125
675
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283
 
Sale 840, Lot 283, General Issues Off-Cover (No. 9)10c Blue, "TEN", Sperati Reproductions. Two, large margins, Extremely Fine, these were acquired as originals in the 1920's before Sperati's work was widely recognized

E. 100-150
300
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