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Sale 907 — Confederate States Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Thursday, 16 March, 2006

Category — General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2908
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2908, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Huge margins all around, deep rich color on bright paper, tied by well-struck "Paterson N.C. Sep. 14" circular datestamp on immaculate cover to Oaks P.O. N.C., Extremely Fine Gem, superb in every respect and a true condition rarity, with 1998 P.F. certificate

E. 1,000-1,500
0
2909
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2909, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Milky Blue, Die A (11a), 10c Milky Blue, Die A (11a)10c Milky Blue, Die A (11a). Large even margins all around, tied by "Richmond Va. Jun. 28, 1863" circular datestamp on immaculate blue cover to "Cobham Depot V.C.R.R., Albemarle Co., Va.", Extremely Fine, a magnificent cover

E. 300-400
575
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2910
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2910, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Milky Blue, Die A (11), 10c Milky Blue, Die A (11)10c Milky Blue, Die A (11). Large margins to just touched, tied by "Little Rock Ark. Jul. 23, 1863" double-circle datestamp on cover to "near Trinity Louisiana", slightly reduced at top and missing top flap, some additional wear, appears Very Fine, scarce usage, Little Rock fell to Union forces in Sept. 1863, not long after this was sent

E. 150-200
575
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2911
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2911, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Large margins, tied by "Salem Va. Nov. 9" circular datestamp on adversity cover made from printed form to Petersburg Va., some waterstaining,, opened for display, Very Fine

E. 200-300
260
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2912
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2912, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Three huge margins, in at right, tied by light strike of red "Raleigh N.C." dateless double-circle on "State of North Carolina, Executive Department" semi-official imprint cover to Graham N.C., reportedly in the handwriting of Gov. Zebulon Vance, fresh and Fine

E. 150-200
270
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2913
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2913, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Large margins all around, cancelled by ms. on blue wallpaper cover to Woodville P.O. Texas, soldier's sender's information, right side opened for display, Extremely Fine, attractive usage

400
250
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2914
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2914, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Large margins to just in, tied by "Savannah Ga. Sep. 14" datestamp on homemade cover to military address at the Army of Northern Virginia, military instructions on the outside reads "To Sergeant B. send a man up here to help with a glass if you can spare one", missing top flap and opened unevenly at top, Fine, unusual usage with military instructions written on the outside of the cover

E. 300-400
260
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2915
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2915, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A, Perforated (11e), 10c Blue, Die A, Perforated (11e)10c Blue, Die A, Perforated (11e). Full perforations on three sides, s.e. at bottom, tied by light strike of circular datestamp on light yellow cover to Scooba Miss., March 1865 docketing, some minor wear and few toned spots around stamp, Very Fine

500
280
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2916
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2916, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die A, B (11, 12), 10c Blue, Die A, B (11, 12)10c Blue, Die A, B (11, 12). First tied by railroad circular datestamp on cover to Martin's Depot S.C., second tied by partial strike of N.C. circular datestamp on cover to Salisbury S.C., both with faults, still rare markings

E. 150-200
270
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2917
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2917, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Milky Blue, Die B (12), 10c Milky Blue, Die B (12)10c Milky Blue, Die B (12). Enormous margins incl. sheet margin at right, tied by neat strike of "Warren C.H. Geo. Oct. 24" circular datestamp on homemade cover to Greensboro Ga., small corner margin crease at top right, appears Extremely Fine, with 2004 P.F. certificate

E. 200-300
260
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2918
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2918, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Full to large margins, tied by "Charleston S.C. Jan. 30" circular datestamp on buff cover with Grocer's blue embossed corner card from Augusta Ga., to Greenville S.C., fresh and Very Fine

E. 300-400
550
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2919
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2919, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Deep rich colors, large margins to clear, tied by light strike of Richmond Va. circular datestamp on yellow cover with I Think of Thee" poem at left dated 1864, to Hartwell Geo., Very Fine

E. 200-300
475
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2920
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2920, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins to clear, tied by ms. pmk. on multicolored adversity cover made from map to Greenville C.H. S.C., stamp creased at top from placement over edge of cover, opened for display, Very Fine, beautiful usage

E. 500-750
2,300
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2921
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2921, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins to just in, tied by two strikes of "Magnolia N.C. Nov. 2?" circular datestamp on purple and blue wallpaper cover to Marley's Mills N.C., opened for display, small corner crease at top right, otherwise Very Fine

375
1,000
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2922
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2922, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins to just in, tied by indistinct circular datestamp on captured Union Medical Dept. Official Business imprint cover to Richmond Va., slightly reduced at right, some slight soiling, otherwise Fine, scarce usage

E. 300-400
350
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2923
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2923, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins to clear, tied by blue "Lynchburg Va. Dec. 8" circular datestamp on 1864 cover to a member of Lieut. General Longstreet's Corps, Army of East Tennessee, neat "Free" handstamp, some edge tears, Very Fine, unusual usage

E. 300-400
900
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2924
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2924, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Enormous margins all around, tied by "Richmond Va. Jul. 31" circular datestamp on cover to Pamplin's Depot Va., ms. "S.S.R.R. in haste if you please" railroad designation for South Side Railroad, some overall staining, still Fine

E. 100-150
290
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2925
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2925, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Steel Blue, Die B (12 var), 10c Steel Blue, Die B (12 var)10c Steel Blue, Die B (12 var). Two covers each with single in the rare so-called "steel blue" shade, large margins, tied by Wilmington N.C. datestamps (Nov. 5 and 17 respectively), and addressed to Savannah Ga., some slight toning, still fresh and Very Fine

E. 200-300
160
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2926
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2926, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Milky Blue, Die B (12a), 10c Milky Blue, Die B (12a)10c Milky Blue, Die B (12a). Horizontal pair and single, pair with large margins all around, single with margins to just in, tied by neat strikes of "Atlanta Ga. Jul. 27" circular datestamp on legal-size cover to Watkinsville Ga., some edgewear, some slight toning affects stamps, appears Very Fine, ex MacBride

E. 300-400
350
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2927
c
Sale Number 907, Lot Number 2927, General Issues On-Cover (Nos. 11-12)10c Blue, Die B, Perforated (12f), 10c Blue, Die B, Perforated (12f)10c Blue, Die B, Perforated (12f). Clear perforations all around, tied by "Atlanta Ga. Jul. 4" circular datestamp on back of homemade cover to Alexander Stephens in Crawfordville Ga., stamp torn on opening and with piece out, still Fine

500
80
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