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Sale 850 — The Dr. Karl Agre Collection of Confederate States

Sale Date — Wednesday, 25 September, 2002

Category — Wallpaper and Adversity Covers

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
5910
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5910, Wallpaper and Adversity CoversMonroe La. Jun. 10, Monroe La. Jun. 10Monroe La. Jun. 10. Neat circular datestamp with matching "Paid" handstamp on green, maroon and turquoise floral wallpaper cover to Weberville Tex., opened for display, slightly reduced at right and some slight edgewear, otherwise Very Fine

E. 400-500
400
5911
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5911, Wallpaper and Adversity CoversFayetteville N.C. Aug. 22, 1863, Fayetteville N.C. Aug. 22, 1863Fayetteville N.C. Aug. 22, 1863. Bold circular datestamp with "5" used instead of first "2", matching "Paid 10" handstamp on brown and maroon floral wallpaper cover to Charlotte N.C., opened for display, fresh and Very Fine, colorful cover

E. 400-500
475
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5912
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5912, Wallpaper and Adversity Covers5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Horizontal pair, large margins to just touched incl. part of adjoining stamp at left, tied by "Goldsborough N.C." circular datestamp on gray and slate wallpaper cover to Little Yadkin P.O. N.C., opened for display, Very Fine

E. 200-300
450
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5913
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5913, Wallpaper and Adversity Covers10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Large margins incl. sheet margin at top, tied by "Staunton Va. Jan. 7" circular datestamp on adversity cover made from cotton bale price list to Trevillians Station Va., opened for display, Very Fine and choice

E. 100-150
270
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5914
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5914, Wallpaper and Adversity Covers10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Huge margins to just touched, tied by bold "Tuscaloosa Ala. Jul. 19" circular datestamp on gold floral wallpaper cover to Demopolis Ala., opened for display, Very Fine

400
240
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5915
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5915, Wallpaper and Adversity Covers10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Three large margins, just barely in at left, small corner crease at bottom right, cancelled by grid, "Flat Rock N.C. Feb. 27" circular datestamp on pink and green wallpaper cover to Columbia S.C., opened for display, Fine

375
425
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5916
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5916, Wallpaper and Adversity Covers10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins except in at bottom right, tied by "Greenville C.H. S.C. Aug. 20" circular datestamp on pink and green wallpaper cover to Flat Rock N.C., opened for display, fresh and Fine

375
600
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5917
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5917, Wallpaper and Adversity Covers10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins all around, tied by neat "Macon Ga." double-circle datestamp on red floral wallpaper cover to Pickens C.H. S.C., with original Feb. 1864-dated enclosure, opened for display, some slight edgewear, Very Fine and choice

375
600
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5918
c
Sale Number 850, Lot Number 5918, Wallpaper and Adversity Covers10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins all around, tied by "Talbotton Ga. 1863" double-circle datestamp on adversity cover made from pills advertisement, to Macon Ga., opened for display, some wear and toning, Fine and interesting usage

E. 200-300
260
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