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Sale 1043 — Confederate States Stamps and Postal History

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

Category — 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2092
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2092, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 2 (1)5c Green, Stone 2 (1). Positions 41-42/1-2 in the transfer group of 50 (41-42/51-52 in the pane of 100), block of four from two adjoining transfer groups, original gum, large margins virtually all around, creasing which causes couple tiny thins, few minor toned spots, Very Fine appearance, with Hartmann certificate

1,450
425
2093
ngbl
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2093, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 2 (1)5c Green, Stone 2 (1). Positions 2-3/12-13, block of four, unused (no gum), large margins to touched at right, creases, top right stamp small thin, couple light toned spots, otherwise Fine-Very Fine, with 2005 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as original gum

1,450
160
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2094
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2094, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 2, "SA" in Gutter (1), 5c Green, Stone 2, "SA" in Gutter (1)5c Green, Stone 2, "SA" in Gutter (1). Position 41, left gutter margin with "SA" (of "CSA"), three huge margins to in at bottom, tied by "Madison Ga. Feb. 22" circular datestamp on small piece, the adjoining Position 51 stamp tied on another piece is matched with its mate, Very Fine, the 2012 C.S.A. Catalogue reports only three examples of the 5c Green with vestiges of the "CSA" initials, ex Knapp and Hall, C.S.A. Catalogue value

3,000
1,400
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2095
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2095, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1, "X" in Gutter (1), 5c Green, Stone 1, "X" in Gutter (1)5c Green, Stone 1, "X" in Gutter (1). Position 31R, unused (no gum), wide left gutter margin showing "X" at top left, large to ample margins other sides, rich color, light crease as well as thinning at top, Very Fine appearance, an extremely rare unused example of this desirable Stone 1 position, the "X" in gutter appears only at the junction of Positions 30/40 of the left pane and 21/31 of the right pane, with 2010 Hartmann certificate, C.S.A. Catalogue value as unused

1,800
1,200
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2096
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2096, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1, "X" in Gutter (1), 5c Green, Stone 1, "X" in Gutter (1)5c Green, Stone 1, "X" in Gutter (1). Position 31R, with wide left gutter margin showing "X" at top left, large to ample margins other sides, tied by blue "Petersburg Va. Feb. 11" circular datestamp on blue folded cover to Danville Va., file fold thru stamp at left, otherwise Very Fine on-cover example of this scarce Stone 1 position, the "X" in gutter appears only at the junction of Positions 30/40 of the left pane and 21/31 of the right pane, with 2010 Hartmann certificate, C.S.A. Catalogue value as used $1,250.00

E. 1,000-1,500
1,200
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2097
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2097, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1 (1)5c Green, Stone 1 (1). Positions 21-22, horizontal pair, huge margins to just in at top right incl. sheet margin at left, right stamp Cedilla "C" in "Confederate", left stamp dot before "C" of "Confederate", tied by indistinct Aug. 1 circular datestamp on mourning cover to New Orleans, small edge tear at right and some slight overall wear, still Very Fine

E. 400-500
425
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2098
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2098, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1 (1)5c Green, Stone 1 (1). Position 38 with "AT" flaw in "States", full to large margins, rich color, tied by "Savannah Ga. Paid Mar. 6" circular datestamp on 1862 cover to Mrs. Lamar Cobb, "care of Col. John B. Lamar" in Macon Ga., flap with embossed "LC", Very Fine, Col. John Basil Lamar was aide-de-camp to Gen. Howell Cobb, as well as his close friend and brother-in-law, he was killed in action in Sep. 1862 at Crampton's Gap Md.

300
500
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2099
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2099, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1 (1)5c Green, Stone 1 (1). White flaw above "F" of "Five" (possibly Position 40), large margins to close at left, portion of adjoining stamp at right, bright color, neat pen cancel, red "Alexandria Va. Mar. 16" circular datestamp on 1862 Carroll Hoy & Co. cover to New Orleans, usual filing holes, Very Fine, ex Bogg

300
170
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2100
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2100, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1 (1)5c Green, Stone 1 (1). Position 50 showing flaw above "C" of "Cents", tied by Va. town datestamp as well as manuscript on cover to Flint Hill Va., tiny scissors-cut at bottom right of stamp, couple minor margin nicks at left, otherwise Fine

300
70
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2101
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2101, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Two items, first horizontal pair with huge sheet margin and short ink at right, full to large margins other sides incl. portion of adjacent stamps at bottom, right stamp light diagonal creases mostly in margin and Extremely Fine Gem appearance, second item 5c Olive Green (1c) vertical "pair" with full top stamp and half bottom stamp which shows clipped transfer, tied by blue Nashville datestamp on piece, toned spot, Fine appearance, with 2006 C.S.A. certificate

E. 200-300
325
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2102
 
5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Group of 18 off-cover singles, nearly all showing a collectible variety, incl. unused flaw in "AT" of "States", unused Mashie variety, unused white shirt, Stone 2 Position 21 spur variety, unused pre-print paper fold, blue Charlottesville double-circle datestamp on Jun. 30, 1862 last day of 5c rate, Stone 1 Position 50 dot after "E", broken Line, three Cedilla "C" incl. one original gum, Crescents variety, Goose Neck, unused parasite variety, flaws nearly throughout ranging from minor to more serious, Fine appearance, a fascinating gathering of varieties -- some listed in 2012 C.S.A. Catalogue and some not listed, perfect for study or expansion, seven C.S.A. certificates accompany, Scott Retail as normal stamps well over $3,000.00

E. 1,000-1,500
950
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2103
c
5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Group of 15 covers, each showing a collectible stone variety, incl. Mashie variety (Stone A), two with white shirt variety, two parasite variety incl. one with Green circular datestamp, Stone 2 spur (early use Dec. 30, 1861), smeared "E", Stone 1 two on cover, one is Position 21 dot before "C", another Position 21 dot before "C" with orange town cancel, Stone 1 Position 13 dot in "F", ragged line variety on cover with 5c Blue No. 4 (P.F. certificate), transient dot by ear, dot before "C" of "Cents", Stone 2 Goose Neck, Cedilla "C", stamp and cover flaws to be expected nearly throughout, Fine-Very Fine and an outstanding gathering of varieties, perfect for study or expansion

E. 2,000-3,000
2,000
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2104
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2104, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Two covers with singles, each with plate varieties and tied by town datestamp on grocer's embossed corner cards, Petersburg Va. and Wilmington N.C. businesses respectively, first with large right sheet margin, missing top flaps incl. first slightly reduced at top barely into corner card, Very Fine and attractive pair of covers

E. 300-400
475
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2105
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2105, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 2 (1)5c Green, Stone 2 (1). Short transfer at bottom left, margins to in at left, tied by "Fredericksburg Va. Apr. 11" circular datestamp on small brown cover to Thomasville Depot N.C. with Mounted Dragoon and Verse Patriotic design, Very Fine, a beautiful cover, ex Ashbrook with his backstamp, signed Kimbrough

2,500
1,700
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2106
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2106, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Two horizontal pairs, tied by multiple strikes of "Augusta Ga. ? 25" double-circle datestamp on cover to C.S.A. Vice President Alexander Stephens in Richmond, stamps and cover extensively repaired incl. replacement of significant portion of top of left pair and top of left stamp in right pair, usual Stephens correspondence docketing on back, a scarce usage and presentable cover despite the repairs

E. 200-300
120
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2107
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2107, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var), 5c Green, Stone 1, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var)5c Green, Stone 1, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var). Position 45 with bottom sheet margin, clear roulettes on three sides, tied by Baton Rouge circular datestamp to small piece, Very Fine, a most attractive example of the scarce Baton Rouge roulette, with 2006 C.S.A. certificate, Scott Retail as Stone 2 unofficial roulette

850
450
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2108
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2108, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var), 5c Green, Stone 1, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var)5c Green, Stone 1, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var). Full margins and clear roulettes on all four sides, bright shade, tied by Baton Rouge circular datestamp on buff cover to New Orleans, stamp with small surface scuff at left center, cover missing bottom flap, Extremely Fine appearance, a desirable on-cover example of the scarce Baton Rouge roulette, ex Malpass, with 2004 P.F. certificate

E. 750-1,000
650
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2109
c
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2109, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 2, Columbia S.C. Roulette (1 var), 5c Green, Stone 2, Columbia S.C. Roulette (1 var)5c Green, Stone 2, Columbia S.C. Roulette (1 var). Clear roulettes at sides, ample to large margins, tied by neat strike of blue "Columbia S.C. Apr. 10" circular datestamp on brown cover to Bivingsville S.C., missing top flap, Very Fine, ex Shenfield and Kohn, with 2005 C.S.A. certificate

E. 500-750
750
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2110
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2110, 5c Green Lithograph (Scott 1)5c Green, Stone 1-2, Rouletted (1 var), 5c Green, Stone 1-2, Rouletted (1 var)5c Green, Stone 1-2, Rouletted (1 var). Part original gum, clear roulettes, small faults incl. thins and light creases, Fine appearance, with 1997 C.S.A. certificate

500
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