Contact Siegel
6 West 48th Street
9th Floor
New York, NY 10036
Contact by phone:
New York: (212) 753-6421
Dallas: (214) 754-5991

Sale 1016 — Confederate States, U.S. Postal History, General Foreign

Sale Date — Tuesday-Thursday, 15-17 November, 2011

Category — Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 13

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
788
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 788, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 1320c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Large margins to clear, tied by "Washington Ark. Jun. 24" circular datestamp on orange cover to Greenwood La., stamp with light diagonal crease at top right

VERY FINE APPEARANCE. THE 20-CENT GREEN IS EXCEEDINGLY RARE ON COVERS FROM ARKANSAS.

The 20c Green was issued late in the war when most of Arkansas was under Union control.

Ex Winters and Boshwit. With 1994 P.F. certificate

E. 2,000-3,000
3,000
789
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 789, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 1320c Yellow Green (13a), 20c Yellow Green (13a)20c Yellow Green (13a). Large to full margins, tied by "Mount Lebanon La. Feb. 20" circular datestamp on cover to Shreveport La., 1865 docketing at right, minor wear, fresh and Very Fine, a choice 20c in a scarcer shade, ex Boshwit, with 1981 P.F. certificate

1,250
750
Back to Top
790
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 790, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 1320c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Ample to large margins, tied by red "Petersburg Va. Dec. 17" circular datestamp on cover to Salem Va., three light stain spots, otherwise Very Fine, a beautiful and scarce cover with the 20c Green cancelled in red, ex Emerson and Brooks

1,450
650
Back to Top
791
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 791, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 1320c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Large margins to clear, tied by "Richmond Va. Mar. 25" circular datestamp on blue legal-size War Department Semi-Official imprint cover to Cottage House N.C. and forwarded to Hillsboro N.C., ms. "Cottage House N.C. April 1st Forwd. 10" ms. pmk., some overall wear, appears Very Fine, scarce usage, this is the only recorded 20c Green on a forwarded semi-official imprint cover

E. 750-1,000
750
Back to Top
792
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 792, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 1320c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Four margins, large at bottom, rich color, tied by magenta Augusta Ga. circular datestamp on blue cover to Montgomery Ala., small piece of one side flap missing, Very Fine, a most attractive cover and scarce with the violet handstamp, the Dietz Catalogue lists only five towns that used this color, ex Richey and Haas, signed Ashbrook

E. 750-1,000
850
Back to Top
793
 
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 793, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 1310c Blue, Die A, 20c Green (11, 13), 10c Blue, Die A, 20c Green (11, 13)10c Blue, Die A, 20c Green (11, 13). Two covers, each made from Fayetteville railroad schedule with illustrated locomotive, No. 12 tied by Fayetteville double-circle datestamp on greenish cover to Raleigh N.C., No. 13 tied by Fayetteville circular datestamp on yellow cover to Raleigh, both stamps are defective and repaired, also cover repairs from edge splitting, still Very Fine and attractive pair of adversity covers

E. 400-500
0
Back to Top
794
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 794, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 1320c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Large margins to clear, tied by "Richmond Va. Oct. ?, 1863" circular datestamp on orange legal-size cover to Lexington Va., red crayon "Due 10" at top right, docketed "after Reid's capture 1863 & 4", some edgewear incl. small piece out near stamp, Very Fine, probably due 10c for extra weight

1,250
275
Back to Top
795
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 795, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 1320c Green, Daigonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c), 20c Green, Daigonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c)20c Green, Daigonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c). Bottom left diagonal half, large left margin, bottom clear, tied across the cut by bold "Savannah Ga. Nov. 8" (1864) circular datestamp on folded letter to Sumter S.C., contents a business letter signed "Henry Soller, Special Agt. Treas. Dept.", Very Fine, a fresh and desirable bisect use

2,000
2,100
Back to Top
796
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 796, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 1320c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c), 20c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c)20c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c). Top right diagonal half, full margins, tied by indistinct Texas circular datestamp (from the Duncan correspondence, probably Liberty) on fresh orange cover to Galveston, Tex., Fine, with 2009 C.S.A. certificate and 1965 letter from Gordon Bleuler attesting to its authenticity

2,000
750
Back to Top
797
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 797, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 1320c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c), 20c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c)20c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c). Bottom right diagonal half, small toned spots, tied by bold strike of "Charleston S.C. Oct. 24 1863?" circular datestamp on cover to Anderson Court House S.C., edge nicks and diagonal piece out of back at bottom, still Fine appearance, signed Ashbrook and with 2006 P.F. certificate

2,000
1,200
Back to Top
798
c
Sale Number 1016, Lot Number 798, Confederate States: General Issues On Cover: Scott 1320c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c), 20c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c)20c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d, formerly 13c). Bottom left diagonal half with huge margins, tied by "Montgomery Ala. Aug. 25" circular datestamp on brown homemade cover to Hayneville Ala., opening tear just under corner of stamp but not affecting it, otherwise Very Fine and fresh, ex Kaplan, with 1997 C.S.A. certificate

2,000
950
Back to Top
Copyright 2021. All rights reserved by Siegel Auction Galleries Inc. Information and images may be used with credit to Siegel Auction Galleries or siegelauctions.com subject to guidelines and restrictions.
Website Terms of Use and Privacy Policy