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Sale 907 — Confederate States Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Thursday, 16 March, 2006

Category — General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2843
 
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2843, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Blue (4), 5c Blue (4)5c Blue (4). Large margins to in at right, tied by "Wilmington N.C. ? May" circular datestamp on yellow rebacked cover front only with blue Jefferson Davis Medallion Patriotic cover to Olive Hill P.O. N.C., missent to Oak Hill N.C. and with ms. "forwarded from from Oak Hill N.C.", ms. "via Henderson Depot" at bottom left, some wear affects stamp, still appears Very Fine, unusual and attractive usage, with 1980 C.S.A. certificate

E. 500-750
525
2844
 
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2844, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Blue, Stone 3 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 3 (4)5c Blue, Stone 3 (4). Large margins to just barely in, cancelled by bold "Richmond Va. 1862" circular datestamp on 12-Star Confederate Flag and Cannon Patriotic cover to Hanover C.H. Va., slightly reduced at sides and few age spots, stamp does not originate, appears Fine, still an interesting reference item, with 2002 P.F. certificate

E. 300-400
350
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2845
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2845, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Large margins to just in, cancelled by ms. "X" with Va. June 6th ms. pmk. on Richmond Female Institute illustrated cover to Richmond Va., minor wear, Very Fine

E. 200-300
400
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2846
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2846, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Light Blue (4), 5c Light Blue (4)5c Light Blue (4). Large margins to clear, tied by "Little Rock Ark. Jul. 12, 1862" double-circle datestamp on folded letter to Hickory Grove Ark., some splitting along folds, some staining affects stamp, otherwise Fine

E. 300-400
475
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2847
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2847, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Light Blue (4), 5c Light Blue (4)5c Light Blue (4). Large to huge margins incl. sheet margin at top, tied by light strike of "Charleston S.C. ? 30" double-circle datestamp on adversity cover made from printed form, to military address at Richmond Va., some wear incl. stamp with crease and tiny tear at bottom right, appears Very Fine

E. 300-400
800
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2848
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2848, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Blue (4), 5c Blue (4)5c Blue (4). Full margins, tied by light strike of "Richmond Va. Jan. 10" circular datestamp on cover, Very Fine

500
150
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2849
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2849, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Blue (4), 5c Blue (4)5c Blue (4). Margins to in, prominent goose neck flaw at lower right, tied by "Richmond Va. ? 25, 1862" circular datestamp on cover to Petersburg Va., Fine example of this plate flaw on cover

E. 200-300
150
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2850
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2850, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Blue (4), 5c Blue (4)5c Blue (4). Large margins to clear, tied by "New Orleans La. ?. 29" (1862) circular datestamp on light yellow cover to Memphis Tenn., stamp affected from placement at edge of cover, minor edgewear, Very Fine, rare 5c usage before the Federal occupation of New Orleans

500
375
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2851
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2851, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Dark Blue, Stone 2 (4a), 5c Dark Blue, Stone 2 (4a)5c Dark Blue, Stone 2 (4a). Two, uncancelled, affixed to cover to Mt. Lebanon La., "Hamburg Ark. ? 7" origination circular datestamp, slightly reduced at left, minor wear, Very Fine

500
170
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2852
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2852, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Blue (2), 5c Blue (2)5c Blue (2). Two, different shades, tied by blue "Winchester Va. Oct. 4" circular datestamp on yellow cover to Dickinsonville Va., stamps with faults, Very Fine appearance, attractive usage

E. 200-300
375
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2853
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2853, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Light Milky Blue, Stone 3 (4b), 5c Light Milky Blue, Stone 3 (4b)5c Light Milky Blue, Stone 3 (4b). Two, Positions 49, 39, large margins to clear incl. one with sheet margin at bottom, brilliant color, tied by large grids, "Canton Miss. Dec. 9, 1862" circular datestamp on green cover to Williamsboro N.C., small tear at top, Very Fine, scarce and attractive usage, with 2004 C.S.A. certificate

E. 300-400
425
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2854
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2854, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Blue (4), 5c Blue (4)5c Blue (4). Horizontal pair, large margins to huge incl. sheet margin at top, tied by neat strike of "Suffolk Va. Apr. 19" circular datestamp on cover to Athens Ga., slightly reduced at left, small tear at bottom, appears Very Fine

E. 300-400
400
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2855
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2855, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Blue (4), 5c Blue (4)5c Blue (4). Horizontal pair, large margins all around, tied by blue "Emory Va. Aug. 21" circular datestamp on homemade cover to Alleghany Springs Va., fresh and Very Fine, a beautiful cover, ex Brooks

E. 400-500
475
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2856
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2856, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Milky Blue, Stone 3 (4), 5c Milky Blue, Stone 3 (4)5c Milky Blue, Stone 3 (4). Vertical pair, Positions 4/14, large margins, cancelled by single penstroke, "Rondo Ark." ms. pmk. on embossed cover to Little Rock Ark., slightly reduced at right, some slight soiling, otherwise Very Fine

E. 300-400
350
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2857
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2857, General Issues On-Cover (No. 4)5c Blue (4), 5c Blue (4)5c Blue (4). Vertical pair, large margins to in incl. sheet margin at bottom, tied by indistinct strike of Columbus Miss. circular datestamp on homemade cover to military address at Verona Miss., pencil "Aug. 15, 1862" date, Fine, with 2004 C.S.A. certificate

E. 200-300
260
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