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Sale 907 — Confederate States Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Thursday, 16 March, 2006

Category — General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2808
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2808, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Huge margins to clear incl. sheet margin at left, tied by light strike of blue "Louisa C.H. Va. Dec. 19" circular datestamp on 1861 folded letter to Richmond Va., fresh and Very Fine

E. 200-300
220
2809
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2809, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Large to huge margins incl. sheet margin at top, tied by old strike of "Guyton Ga. Mar, 31" circular datestamp with Quaker date on cover to Cuthbert Ga., stamp with light horizontal crease, otherwise Very Fine, very rare, less than five are known, ex Judd and Cole

E. 300-400
400
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2810
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2810, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Huge margins to just clear incl. part of adjoining stamp at top and sheet margin at right, tied by "Little Rock Ark. May 17" double-circle datestamp on green Liquor and Tobacco dealer's corner card cover to Dewitt P.O. Ark., some soiling around stamp from gum, Very Fine, scarce usage

E. 400-500
700
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2811
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2811, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Large margins all around, tied by well-struck "Little Rock Ark. Jul. 8, 1862" double-circle datestamp on light yellow cover to Pine Bluff Ark., ms. "Due 5", some wear, Very Fine, unusual usage, the rate increased to 10c the week before this was sent (on July 1) and so charged the extra 5c

E. 300-400
700
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2812
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2812, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Large margins, tied by blue "Lexington Va. Jan. 22" circular datestamp on mourning cover to Richmond Va., stamp with insignificant tear at top, Very Fine appearance, an attractive cover

E. 300-400
450
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2813
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2813, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Large margins to just in, tied by unusual circle of diamonds cancel, "Canton Miss. Mar. 27, 1862" circular datestamp on orange cover to New Orleans, slightly reduced at top and left, small repairs at top, appears Fine, scarce Confederate "fancy" cancel, ex Kohn, with 1997 P.S.E. certificate

E. 200-300
280
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2814
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2814, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Large margins to just touched, deep rich color with unusual deep spot of green ink at bottom left, nicely contrasted by blue "Portsmouth Va. Nov. 25" double-circle datestamp on light gray cover to Richmond Va., slightly reduced at left and minor edgewear, Very Fine

E. 200-300
170
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2815
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2815, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Large margins to clear, tied by "Grenada Mi. Mar. 29" circular datestamp on small cover to Torrence Depot Miss., cover with light stains, Very Fine, with 2004 C.S.A. certificate

E. 150-200
120
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2816
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2816, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Margins to just in, showing clear misplaced transfer at left, cancelled by pen, "Oxford Miss. Mar. 9" circular datestamp with date in ms., on cover to New Orleans, Fine

E. 200-300
1,100
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2817
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2817, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Horizontal pair, large margins to clear, tied by neat strike of "Hernando Miss. Feb. 3" circular datestamp on cover to Brinkleyville N.C., pair with insignificant toned speck, missing part of top flap, Very Fine, attractive pair

E. 300-400
375
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2818
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2818, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Light Green (1), 5c Light Green (1)5c Light Green (1). Horizontal pair, large margins to clear, tied by "Richmond Va. Dec. 10" circular datestamp on light yellow cover to Columbus Miss., pair with light horizontal crease at top, cover gently cleaned, appears Very Fine, attractive cover

E. 300-400
150
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2819
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2819, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Light Green (1), 5c Light Green (1)5c Light Green (1). Horizontal pair, large margins, tied by "Jackson Miss. Jan. 20" circular datestamp on cover to Spotsylvania C.H. Va., missing top flap,, cover with repaired tear at top center, left stamp small tear at bottom (not mentioned on accompanying certificate), appears Very Fine, with 2004 C.S.A. certificate

E. 200-300
130
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2820
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2820, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Large margins, tied by "Richmond Va. May ?" circular datestamp on Mounted Dragoon with Verse Patriotic cover to Lynchburg Va. and forwarded to Gary's Store Va., forwarding postage paid by 5c Blue (4), margins to in, tied by blue "Richmond Va. May 18" circular datestamp, expertly cleaned and restored, stamps with some slight soiling, still Fine appearance, a scarce forwarded Patriotic usage

E. 1,000-1,500
1,050
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2821
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2821, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Blue, Paterson (2), 10c Blue, Paterson (2)10c Blue, Paterson (2). Huge margins all around incl. sheet margin at top, tied by well-struck "Little Rock Ark. May 8" double-circle datestamp on cover to Paris Texas, slightly reduced at left, horizontal file fold at top affects stamp, small corner repair at top right, appears Very Fine

E. 200-300
400
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2822
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2822, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Light Blue, Paterson (2a), 10c Light Blue, Paterson (2a)10c Light Blue, Paterson (2a). Large margins all around, tied by "Jackson Miss. Nov. 14" circular datestamp on orange cover with printed "Head-Quarters Army of the Mississippi, Adjutant and Inspector-General's Office, Official Business" to Buffalo Miss., small tear at bottom right, Very Fine, with 1986 P.F. certificate

E. 400-500
600
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2823
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2823, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Blue, Paterson (2), 10c Blue, Paterson (2)10c Blue, Paterson (2). Large margins, rich color, tied by "Chattanoga Tenn. Feb. 9, 1863" circular datestamp on homemade cover to Griffin Ga., slightly reduced at right, Very Fine

E. 150-200
325
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2824
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2824, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Blue, Paterson (2), 10c Blue, Paterson (2)10c Blue, Paterson (2). Large margins, tied by "Richmond Va. Nov. 11, 1862" circular datestamp on yellow cover to Abingdon Va., missing part of top flap and some slight wear, Very Fine

E. 200-300
160
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2825
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2825, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Light Blue, Paterson (2a), 10c Light Blue, Paterson (2a)10c Light Blue, Paterson (2a). Huge margins to full, cancelled by black grid, "Canton Miss. Sep. 22" circular datestamp on homemade cover to Texas military address, stamp with minor surface abrasions, cancel with minor strengthening, otherwise Very Fine, attractive and scarce usage, with 2004 C.S.A. certificate

250
135
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2826
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2826, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Blue, Paterson (2), 10c Blue, Paterson (2)10c Blue, Paterson (2). Full margins to just in, cancelled by ms. "X", tied by "Winchester Va. Sep. 17" circular datestamp on 10-Star Confederate Flag and Verse Patriotic cover to Bluff Spring Miss., military docketing at bottom left, slightly reduced at left and some slight overall wear, Very Fine

1,400
550
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2827
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2827, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b), 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b). Large to huge margins, on fresh buff cover to Richmond VA tied by "Greenville C.H. S.C." double-circle datestamp, neat March 1862 docketing at left, minor light cover creases, Extremely Fine

425
700
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2828
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2828, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b), 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b). Irregular margins touching frameline, tied by "Jefferson Tex. Apr. 6" circular datestamp on orange-buff cover to Carroll Hoy & Co. in New Orleans, red and blue "Our Flag S.C." 7-Star Confederate Flag patriotic sticker affixed at upper left, not tied as often, stamp with small tear at top, neat mended opening tear along top edge, usual pinholes, Very Fine appearance, ex Packard, Everett, with 2002 C.S.A. certificate declining opinion as to whether the label originates

E. 300-400
325
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2829
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2829, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b), 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b). Large (if uneven) margins, tied by "Corinth Miss. Nov. 20" circular datestamp on cover to Lynchburg S.C., cover with sealed tear at top and part of top flap missing, stamp with light corner crease not mentioned on accompanying certificate, appears Very Fine, with 2004 C.S.A. certificate

E. 150-200
160
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2830
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2830, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Greenish Blue, Stone Y (2e), 10c Greenish Blue, Stone Y (2e)10c Greenish Blue, Stone Y (2e). Large margins, tied by boldly struck "Proctor's Creek Va. Oct. 25, 1862" circular datestamp on Mounted Dragoon patriotic cover to High Point N.C., stamp has minor tears, few toned spots, still Very Fine and extremely rare usage, ex Weatherly, Murphy

2,100
1,350
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2831
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2831, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Blue, Stone Y (2e), 10c Blue, Stone Y (2e)10c Blue, Stone Y (2e). Large margins, tied by Jul. 6 Miss. double-circle datestamp on red Standing Washington and Flag Union Patriotic cover to Port Gibson Miss., address and back with ornate drawings integrating the name and address, opened for display, minor edgewear and some skilful restoration, Very Fine appearance, scarce and attractive usage

E. 1,000-1,500
1,350
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2832
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2832, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Milky Blue, Stone Y (2e), 10c Milky Blue, Stone Y (2e)10c Milky Blue, Stone Y (2e). Large margins to clear, tied by "Little Rock Ark." double-circle datestamp on yellow cover to Willow Springs Texas, stamp with creases, cover tear at left, otherwise Fine, scarce usage of the Stone Y

E. 200-300
200
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2833
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2833, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Greenish Blue, Stone Y (2e), 10c Greenish Blue, Stone Y (2e)10c Greenish Blue, Stone Y (2e). Large margins to just touched, tied by blue "Monroe Ga. Oct. 10" circular datestamp on cover to a member of "General Howell Cobb's Brigade" in Richmond Va., stamp with light horizontal crease, some edgewear, still appears fresh and Very Fine, attractive usage, with 2000 C.S.A. certificate

E. 750-1,000
0
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2834
 
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2834, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 1 and 2)10c Greenish Blue, Stone Y (2e), 10c Greenish Blue, Stone Y (2e)10c Greenish Blue, Stone Y (2e). Two covers, one with selvage at bottom, margins to in, tied by "Richmond Va." circular datestamps on homemade covers, almost Fine

1,000
200
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