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Sale 907 — Confederate States Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Thursday, 16 March, 2006

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

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2886
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2886, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Large margins to barely in incl. portion of adjoining stamp at left, tied by "Richmond Va. Apr. 19" circular datestamp on folded State of Virginia, Executive Department printed notice dated April 15, 1864, small piece out of backflap, Very Fine, signed Dietz

1,250
1,200
2887
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2887, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Large margins to clear, tied by "Richmond Va. Sep. 28" circular datestamp on cover to Wytheville Va., ms. "C S Treasury" at top left, stamp with small tear at bottom right, slightly reduced at bottom and missing bottom flap, appears Very Fine, with 1984 P.F. certificate describing this as an 1864 usage but not mentioning any faults

1,250
425
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2888
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2888, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Just touched at top left to ample margins, tied by "Goldsborough N.C. Apr. 9" circular datestamp on homemade cover to Wilmington N.C., extreme top left of stamp affected from placement at edge of cover, still a Very Fine circular rate usage, with 1992 C.S.A. certificate

1,250
1,100
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2889
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2889, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Three large margins, touched at right, worn and weak impression, tied by "Richmond Va. Sep. 15, 18--" circular datestamp on office of the Commissioner of Taxes imprint cover to local tax collector, Very Fine cover

1,250
500
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2890
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2890, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Ample margins, tied by "Danville Va. Feb. 5" circular datestamp on unsealed cover, some edgewear, Very Fine

1,250
600
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2891
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2891, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Four margins, tied by partly readable Camden S.C. circular datestamp on homemade buff cover (unsealed) to Aiken, faint trace of waterstain at right, otherwise Very Fine, ex Kohn

1,250
0
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2892
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2892, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Large margins to clear, tied by "Richmond Va. Feb. 14" circular datestamp on homemade turned cover to Albemarle C.H. Va., inside addressed to Richmond and carried outside of the mails, stamp affected by horizontal file fold at top, opened for display, Very Fine appearance, with 1984 P.F. certificate

1,250
450
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2893
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2893, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Large even margins, tied by "Richmond Va. Sep. 24" circular datestamp on brown wrapper to Sandy Grove S.C., minor waterstains, otherwise Fine, choice stamp and scarce wrapper usage, ex Keeling

1,250
400
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2894
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2894, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Large margins to clear, tied by "Richmond Va. Oct. 13, 1863" circular datestamp on folded printed circular to Black Walnut Va., some reinforcing along folds, Very Fine, attractive usage on a circular

1,250
400
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2895
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2895, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Margins to in, tied by "Richmond Va. Jun. 2" circular datestamp on back of homemade cover to Arnold's Mills S.C., soldier's docketing at top right and marked with "Due 10" handstamp, Fine

1,250
220
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2896
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2896, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Horizontal pair, large margins to in, faint crease, tied by bold "Richmond Va. Apr. 10" circular datestamp on unusual pamphlet size envelope to Lockleven Va., sealed flaps and opened at left but franked as a double circular rate, minor folds, reduced at left, Fine and fresh

3,250
1,200
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2897
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2897, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Five singles, margins to in, tied by "Charleston S.C. Oct. 4" circular datestamps on cover to Lynchburg S.C., some wear affects stamps, appears Fine, attractive franking

E. 1,000-1,500
1,400
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2898
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2898, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Horizontal strip of four with huge margin at top and slightly in at other places, used with L. sheet margin single, tied by "Richmond Va. Feb. 28" circular datestamp on blue cover to Lynchburg Va., two heavy indentations (one on strip), stained spot at T.R. barely affecting stamp, otherwise Fine, scarce (Scott Retail $4,500.00 for strip of five on cover)

E. 1,000-1,500
1,200
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2899
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2899, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Two vertical pairs and single, tied by "Clemmonsville N.C. Aug. 1" circular datestamps on homemade turned cover to Salem N.C., inside bears 10c Blue, Die A (11) tied by grid, "Salem N.C. Jul. 10" circular datestamp to Griffin Ga., one side flap removed to show stamp on inside, some edgewear, Very Fine, scarce usage, with 1994 C.S.A. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
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2900
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2900, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Vertical strip of five, ample margins, top and bottom stamps faulty from placement at edge, tied by "Richmond Va. Jul. 31" circular datestamp on 1863 blue folded letter from Wm. Smith to Wm. Starke, mail contractor at Culpepper C.H. Va., regarding the postal route between Culpepper and Warrenton, light vertical fold thru center stamp, overall Very Fine appearance and a most attractive cover, vertical strips are rare, ex Keeling

5,000
1,200
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2901
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2901, General Issues On-Cover (No. 8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Horizontal strip of five, large margins to just in at left, tied by penstrokes and "Laurens C.H. S.C. Jun. 1" circular datestamp on small cover to Pendleton S.C., few tiny toned spots, left stamp affected by vertical file fold, appears Very Fine, ex Kohn

5,000
1,250
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