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Sale 1043 — Confederate States Stamps and Postal History

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

Category — 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2391
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2391, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6), 5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6)5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6). Bottom left corner margin block of 25, slightly crackly original gum with the typical bends and light creases but Mint N.H., ample to clear margins other two sides, Very Fine, a choice and fresh large block, Scott Retail as hinged blocks of four, pairs and a single

504
325
2392
ogbl
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2392, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6), 5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6)5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6). Top right corner margin block of 42, original gum, mostly Mint N.H., other sides ample margins to barely touched at bottom right, trivial gum stain spots not mentioned on accompanying certificate, Very Fine, with 1988 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail as hinged blocks of four, pairs and a single

711
325
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2393
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2393, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6), 5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6)5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6). Block of four, large margins to ample at bottom, "Lexington Miss." circular datestamp, tiny thin specks, Very Fine appearance, an attractive used block

290
140
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2394
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2394, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6), 5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6)5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6). Better balance of unused and used stamps, mounted on two exhibit pages and chosen by the owner for attractive presentation, incl. unused singles, corner margin block of four, top sheet margin single with manuscript De La Rue accounting marking, used incl. block of four, vertical strip of five, horizontal strip of four, pair, five singles, all with town cancels except the block with target cancels, incl. one red and two blue, couple small flaws may be found, overall Very Fine group

E. 750-1,000
700
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2395
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2395, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Bottom right corner margin block of 25, original gum with creases throughout as often seen on these issues, otherwise Very Fine, Scott Retail as blocks of four, pairs and a single

571
110
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2396
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2396, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Bright color, large margins, neat strike of green "(Salt)ville Va." circular datestamp, Extremely Fine

170
170
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2397
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2397, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Horizontal strip of nine, full to large margins except at bottom of two stamps where clear, cancelled by multiple strikes of Richmond circular datestamp, horizontal paper bending or creasing from gum, traces of which are still present, Very Fine, a scarce large used multiple

E. 300-400
375
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2398
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2398, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Two used blocks of four and horizontal pair, clear to full margins, one block with multiple strikes of blue Columbia S.C. circular datestamp, other with bold single strike of Richmond Va. circular datestamp, pair with Charleston S.C. circular datestamp, Very Fine trio

748
200
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2399
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2399, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Horizontal block of eight, large margins to close at lower right, cancelled by strikes of Mobile Ala. double-circle datestamp, tiny pinhole, Fine-Very Fine and a scarce large used multiple, Scott Retail as two blocks of four

700
375
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2400
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2400, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Horizontal block of eight, large margins to slightly in at bottom right, cancelled by bold strikes of "Mobile Ala. Feb. 18" double-circle datestamp, Fine, a desirable and attractive multiple and significantly scarcer as a used block, Scott Retail as two used blocks of four

700
325
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2401
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5c Light Blue, De La Rue, Local (6-7). Balance of three original gum multiples, incl. No. 6 in block of 64, also block of six, Local print on De La Rue paper in block of 24 showing major printing flaw in "Five" of one stamp in bottom row, Very Fine

2,052
900
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2402
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2402, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Balance of off-cover stamps on three exhibit pages, wonderful range of items and formats, unused incl. vertical gutter block of eight with bottom sheet margin, two blocks of four, few varieties incl. White Tie, scratched plate, transient ink spots, used consists largely of pairs, three on pieces incl. vertical pair tied by perfect strike of red Alexandria La. circular datestamp on top of indicia of 3c U.S. cut square, couple other colored cancels, range of shades, a flaw here or there may be found but overall a Very Fine and attractive group, worth review or a full scan request

E. 500-750
650
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2403
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2403, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Block of 36 with right sheet margin, original gum, mostly Mint N.H., a few areas of slightly uneven gum typical of C.S.A. General Issues, full to large margins other sides, lovely fresh color, couple pinpoint thin specks near top, fresh and Extremely Fine large multiple, Scott Retail as nine blocks of four

3,375
2,900
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2404
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2404, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Left margin block of six, original gum, ample to clear margins other sides, deep rich color, slight thinning at top, otherwise Very Fine, Scott Retail as block of four and pair

535
170
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2405
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Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2405, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Top margin block of eight with vertical gutter between, original gum, full to large margins other sides, vertical crease along gutter as usual, Very Fine-Extremely Fine position piece, Scott Retail as two gutter pairs and two regular pairs

970
350
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2406
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2c Brown Red (8). Three pairs and 15 singles, mostly original gum, nice range of slight shade variations, a few with small flaws, Fine-Very Fine or appear so

1,605
400
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2407
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2407, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Ample to large margins, rich color, Charleston S.C. double-circle datestamp, tiny corner tear at top right, appears Fine

350
150
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2408
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2408, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Huge margins at sides, full at top and bottom, rich color, neat strike of red Greensborough N.C. circular datestamp, couple small filled margin thins at right and top right corner, appears Extremely Fine, scarce with the red town cancel, with clear 1982 P.F. certificate

575
225
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2409
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2409, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Large margins three sides incl. portion of adjacent stamp at bottom, just in at top right, tied by "Richmond Va. May 3" circular datestamp on piece of newspaper, stamp with tiny pinhole and slight creases, the piece folded to a smaller size for display, appears Very Fine, ex Murphy, with 1987 P.F. and 1998 C.S.A. certificates, the former not mentioning the pinhole

E. 300-400
325
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2410
 
Sale Number 1043, Lot Number 2410, 5c Typographs thru 2c Engraved Off-Cover (Scott 6-8)2c Brown Red (8), 2c Brown Red (8)2c Brown Red (8). Intense shade, huge to large margins three sides, just in at top, tied by blue Greensborough N.C. circular datestamp on small piece of semi-official envelope which shows evidence of a different town cancel on back (likely turned use), Fine, an interesting piece which combines several desirable elements, with 1981 P.F. certificate, Scott Retail for No. 8 with blue town cancel $385.00

E. 300-400
300
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