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Sale 1043 — Confederate States Stamps and Postal History

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

Category — 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2456
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2456, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 20c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Bottom imprint block of 10, unused (no gum), rich color, full margins other sides, couple small flaws incl. small erosion spot at top of pos. 4, inclusion in pos. 3, Very Fine appearance, Scott Retail as original gum

1,050
475
2457
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20c Green (13). Bottom imprint block of eight, margins to in at left, some staining at bottom, sealed tears at bottom and in pos. 7, appears Fine

1,050
160
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2458
ogbl
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2458, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 20c Green, Double Transfer (13 var), 20c Green, Double Transfer (13 var)20c Green, Double Transfer (13 var). Position 35R, middle stamp in Mint N.H. block of 25, Positions 13-17/53-57R, large even margins, rich color, a few "lightning bolt" creases from handling barely worth mention, still Extremely Fine, Scott Retail for blocks and pairs plus the Double Transfer single ($300.00)

1,500
600
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2459
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2459, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 20c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Block of 30, original gum, many stamps Mint N.H., full to clear margins all around, bright color, horizontal crease between third and fourth rows, couple small light toned spots, really inconsequential, Very Fine large multiple, Scott Retail as blocks and pairs

1,455
500
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2460
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2460, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 20c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Four matching corner margin blocks of four from each of the four corners of the plate, original gum, ample margins other sides, fresh colors, one with gum creases and couple minor thin spots, Very Fine, a beautiful matching set of blocks perfect for exhibition, Scott Retail as blocks with no premium for the positions

800
475
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2461
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2461, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 20c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Block of eight with vertical gutter, original gum, large to clear margins, vertical crease in left block and couple thin specks, Very Fine appearance, Scott Retail as two gutter pairs and two pairs

900
275
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2462
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2462, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 20c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Three singles, first ample to large margins, tied to small piece by red Greensborough N.C. circular datestamp, tiny margin nick at left, still Very Fine, second margins to slightly in and tied to piece by blue Cedar Springs Va. circular datestamp, Fine, last large to ample margins, tied to yellow piece by Columbia S.C. double-circle datestamp and grid cancel, Very Fine, with 1998 C.S.A. certificate

1,450
700
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2463
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2463, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 20c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Horizontal strip of three, "Richmond Va. Dec. 3" circular datestamp cancels, faults incl. creases between and thins, Fine appearing and scarce, seldom encountered used in multiples larger than a pair, with 1985 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as used pair and single

1,300
200
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2464
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2464, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 20c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d), 20c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d)20c Green, Diagonal Half Used as 10c (13d). Bottom left diagonal half with huge sheet margin, well-tied across cut by "Savannah Ga. Paid Nov. 3" circular datestamp on large blue piece, Extremely Fine, ex Koppersmith, with 1949 P.F. and 1988 C.S.A. certificates, Scott Retail $2,000.00 for full cover

E. 500-750
375
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2465
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2465, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 20c Green, Unofficial Roulette (13 var), 20c Green, Unofficial Roulette (13 var)20c Green, Unofficial Roulette (13 var). Unused (no gum), showing left and bottom roulettes, part roulette at right, small thin spot and vertical crease, appears Fine, Scott Retail as used

1,100
0
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2466
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2466, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 20c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Group of unused stamps on an exhibit page, incl. cross-gutter block of eight (toned), corner-margin block of four, block of four showing unevenly inked plate, also four singles demonstrating the range of shades from Dark Green to Light Green, few small flaws to be found, Very Fine appearance

E. 300-400
275
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2467
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2467, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 20c Green (13), 20c Green (13)20c Green (13). Balance of seven blocks of four, one with part imprint at bottom, a few with flaws incl. toning on the part imprint block, overall appear Fine-Very Fine

1,400
225
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2468
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20c Green (13). Balance of 25 singles, two used, rest unused, mixed condition with six or so defective, several with large margins and Very Fine

1,835
225
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2469
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2469, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 1c Orange (14), 1c Orange (14)1c Orange (14). Mint N.H. block of four, large to huge margins incl. bottom left corner sheet margins, vibrant color, Extremely Fine, a beautiful block

450
900
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2470
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2470, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 10c Rose, 10c Blue, "TEN", Sperati Reproductions, 10c Rose, 10c Blue, "TEN", Sperati Reproductions10c Rose, 10c Blue, "TEN", Sperati Reproductions. Both with large margins, "TEN" with clear cancel, Sperati signature and purple handstamp on back respectively, Very Fine

E. 300-400
450
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2471°
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2471, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 10c Blue, "TEN", Sperati Reproductions, 10c Blue, "TEN", Sperati Reproductions10c Blue, "TEN", Sperati Reproductions. Huge margins, clear cancel, tiny thin, appears Extremely Fine

E. 100-150
275
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2472
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2472, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots 10c Altered Plate (6 var), 10c Altered Plate (6 var)10c Altered Plate (6 var). Block of 70 in Light Blue printed on the back of "The Old Book Store, Atlanta" illustrated advertisement, company seal at top, printed from a section of the 10c De La Rue plate altered from the 5c value, known as the "Atlanta Block", three folds, Very Fine, discussed in Kimbrough and Bush on page 100

E. 200-300
275
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2473
 
10c Altered Plate (6 var). Set of four blocks of 70 in Blue, Green, Yellow and Red, printed from a section of the 10c De La Rue plate altered from the 5c value, known as the "Atlanta Block", Very Fine, discussed in Kimbrough and Bush on page 100

E. 150-200
80
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2474
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2474, 20c Engraved, 1c Typograph Off-Cover (Scott 13-14) and Off-Cover Group Lots Confederate States, Off-Cover Balance, Confederate States, Off-Cover BalanceConfederate States, Off-Cover Balance. 13 stamps incl. Nos. 62X4 with bottom sheet margin, 1 (two from Stone 2), 4 (two, one with horizontal line above "Post"), 8 (two, Mint N.H.), 14a (two Mint N.H.), 11a, 11d (three, one ANV target cancel), nice margins and colors, Very Fine group

1,500
475
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2475
 
Confederate States, Off-Cover Balance. Large and valuable balance of unused and used stamps, complete for all C.S.A. General Issues except for 10c Frameline, incl. No. 1 unused strip of three and seven used singles, No. 2 six used, No. 3 single with pen cancel (P.F. certificate no longer accompanies), No. 4 unused and used singles, No. 5 unused pair (no gum, faults), Nos. 6-7 more than 50 stamps in singles and pairs plus a used block of four, No. 8 two blocks of four and five singles, No. 9 single, cut almost to shape, large group of more than 80 Nos. 11-12 incl. unused and many used neatly tied to pieces by full postmarks, also single perforated, No. 13 block of four and two used singles, No. 14 corner-margin block and several singles, also single Memphis Provisional and group of imitations, mixed condition on the better stamps, the 11's and 12's essentially all Very Fine, a desirable group, Scott Retail more than $12,000.00

E. 3,000-4,000
3,500
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2476
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Confederate States General Issue Lot. Unused singles, pairs and blocks, much is No. 11 or 12, with ten singles, a pair, three blocks of four and a top margin block of six, also blocks of No. 8 and 13, pair of No. 14 (crease), and a few more items incl. two covers, nearly all with original gum, Fine-Very Fine, Scott Retail is about $2,000.00

E. 400-500
475
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2477
 
Confederate States Balance. Three-ring binder of unused and used singles, multiples and a few covers, incl. group of No. 1 (39), 2 (13), 3, 4 (25), 5 (10 incl. shades), nice group of 6 and 7, 8 (six unused and one used), 9, 10, wonderful group of Nos. 11 and 12 with two imprint and plate no. strips of six and nice range of shades and few different cancels, 13 (22 singles, pair and block of four, few are used), 14 (14 singles and two blocks of four), few perforated (dubious), also a few Provisionals incl. Fredericksburg Va. 5c Blue (26X1), manuscript "16" cancel, pinhole and faint corner crease, Charleston S.C., 5c Blue (16X1) on cover, acidified and with significant soiling, edge wear and splits, some reprints and facsimiles, mixed condition, several are Very Fine, a worthwhile group

E. 5,000-7,500
7,000
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