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Sale 1043 — Confederate States Stamps and Postal History

Sale Date — Thursday-Friday, 18-19 April, 2013

Category — 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2215
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2215, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, Milky Blue, Gray Blue, "TEN" (9, 9a, 9b), 10c Blue, Milky Blue, Gray Blue, "TEN" (9, 9a, 9b)10c Blue, Milky Blue, Gray Blue, "TEN" (9, 9a, 9b). Three unused singles (no gum), one Blue and two Gray Blue, clear to full margins, also used Milky Blue with clear "Apr. 30, 1863" cancel (EDU is Apr. 23), small flaws, one Gray Blue defective corner, appear Fine, C.S.A. Catalogue value 100% premium for Apr. 1863

2,425
650
2216
og
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2216, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, "TEN" (9), 10c Blue, "TEN" (9)10c Blue, "TEN" (9). Horizontal pair, part original gum, large margins, couple minor flaws incl. small thin, crease and tiny scrape, Extremely Fine appearance, with 2005 C.S.A. certificate

2,000
475
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2217
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2217, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, "TEN", Double Transfer (9), 10c Blue, "TEN", Double Transfer (9)10c Blue, "TEN", Double Transfer (9). Clear doubling in "Ten Cents", full to large margins, "Cartersville/July 16/63" manuscript cancel and affixed as a seal to back of small folded letter to Emory Va., letter datelined "Boston Hill (Va.) July 15, 1863", stamp with minor crease, otherwise Very Fine and a wonderful use, accompanied by short history of the recipient, ex DuPuy, with 2007 C.S.A. certificate

1,600
450
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2218
ng
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2218, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, "TEN", Damaged Plate (9 var), 10c Blue, "TEN", Damaged Plate (9 var)10c Blue, "TEN", Damaged Plate (9 var). Major plate bruise in lower left corner margin, unused (no gum), large margins to close at bottom, vibrant color, faint horizontal crease, otherwise Very Fine, C.S.A. Catalogue value $1,600.00, Scott Retail as original gum

1,200
425
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2219
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2219, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, "TEN", Damaged Plate (9 var), 10c Blue, "TEN", Damaged Plate (9 var)10c Blue, "TEN", Damaged Plate (9 var). Major plate bruise in lower left corner margin, full to large margins, pen cancel with "Junction Va./July 31/63" manuscript postmark on brown cover to Catawba Station N.C., stamp with vertical creasing, otherwise Very Fine, a scarce on-cover example of this variety, Scott Retail as normal stamp on cover

1,600
475
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2220
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2220, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, Frameline (10), 10c Blue, Frameline (10)10c Blue, Frameline (10). Unused (no gum), complete framelines at top and bottom, nearly complete at right and a portion present at lower left, rich color

VERY FINE UNUSED EXAMPLE OF THE 10-CENT FRAMELINE ISSUE. RARELY SEEN WITH FRAMELINES ON FOUR SIDES.

With 2009 C.S.A. certificate

3,500
3,750
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2221
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2221, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, Frameline (10), 10c Blue, Frameline (10)10c Blue, Frameline (10). Complete framelines at bottom and right, full to large margins even on the sides without framelines, tied by perfect bold strike of "Richmond Va. Apr. 28, 1863" circular datestamp on piece of cover, Very Fine and an early use (EDU is Apr. 19), signed Kaufmann

1,900
2,000
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2222
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2222, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, Frameline (10), 10c Blue, Frameline (10)10c Blue, Frameline (10). Virtually complete framelines on three sides, rich color, neat strike of Richmond circular datestamp (Powell Ty. 3i) with clear "APR" and "2" but unclear second digit, small corner thin at top left, small internal flaw at left called a crease by P.F and a repaired tear by C.S.A., appears Very Fine, likely a first-month use as this Richmond datestamp is listed in Powell book as used in April 1863 (EDU is Apr. 23), with 2008 P.F. and 2009 C.S.A. certificates, C.S.A. Catalogue value 100% premium for Apr. 1863

1,900
650
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2223
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2223, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, Frameline (10), 10c Blue, Frameline (10)10c Blue, Frameline (10). Positions 93-94, horizontal pair, ample to large margins showing complete framelines at left and bottom, right frameline touched but essentially complete, trace of frameline at top right, bold strikes of Mobile Ala. double-circle datestamp, accompanying certificate mentions surface abrasion at lower right of left stamp which is all but undetectable and inconsequential

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A RARE USED PAIR OF THE 10-CENT FRAMELINE AND ESPECIALLY DESIRABLE WITH FULL FRAMELINES NEARLY ALL AROUND.

With 2005 C.S.A. certificate

6,000
3,750
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2224
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2224, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, Frameline (10), 10c Blue, Frameline (10)10c Blue, Frameline (10). Showing almost full framelines on two sides and parts at top and bottom, placed over indicia on large piece of U.S. 3c Red Nesbitt entire, tied by manuscript "Junction No. 3 Oct. 13, 1863" postmark, originally addressed to Cowans Ford N.C. (cut down from larger piece), stamp with small flaws, still scarce usage, ex Felton, with 2004 P.S.E. certificate before the piece was reduced, Scott Retail as used off-cover

1,900
850
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2225
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2225, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, Frameline (10), 10c Blue, Frameline (10)10c Blue, Frameline (10). Showing full or partial framelines on three sides, tied by light strike of "Culpepper C.H. Va. Apr. 28" (1863) circular datestamp on cover to Dayton P.O. Va., with original contents (soldier's letter), manuscript "Paid 10cts." at top left, minor edgewear, Fine and an early use (EDU is Apr. 19), with 2011 C.S.A. certificate, C.S.A. Catalogue value 200% premium for Apr. 1863 on-cover use ($10,500.00)

3,000
1,600
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2226
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2226, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, Frameline, Double Transfer (10 var), 10c Blue, Frameline, Double Transfer (10 var)10c Blue, Frameline, Double Transfer (10 var). Position 74 with major double transfer at top in "Postage", full framelines at right and essentially at bottom, trace at upper left, tied by light strike of Milledgeville Ga. circular datestamp on small folded letter datelined "Milledgeville Aug. 29" (1863) to Athens Ga.

VERY FINE AND CHOICE. A FRESH AND BEAUTIFUL SMALL COVER WITH THE 10-CENT FRAMELINE ISSUE FROM POSITION 74, SHOWING THE MAJOR DOUBLE TRANSFER IN "POSTAGE".

Pencil notations by Ashbrook on back and initialed by him. With 2007 C.S.A. certificate. Scott Retail for on-cover with no premium for the position

3,000
1,900
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2227
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2227, 10c TEN and 10c Frameline Engraved (Scott 9-10)10c Blue, Frameline (10), 10c Blue, Frameline (10)10c Blue, Frameline (10). Position 90, dramatic pre-print paper fold near top, portions of framelines on three sides, small repair at top right of recent vintage (adds paper to an irregular corner and could be removed), tied by neat strike of "Milledgeville Ga. Jun. 13" circular datestamp on cover to Atlanta, pencil "Due 10" at top, reduced at left and refolded, Fine appearance, ex Wiseman, signed and plated by Ashbrook

3,000
1,200
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