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Sale 1151 — The Civil War and Confederate States

Sale Date — Friday, 3 March, 2017

Category — General Issues off Cover

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1646
 
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1646, General Issues off CoverDrake's Plantation Bitters, New York N.Y., 5c Red Brown (EP72), Drake's Plantation Bitters, New York N.Y., 5c Red Brown (EP72)Drake's Plantation Bitters, New York N.Y., 5c Red Brown (EP72). Stamp with warm color, light horizontal crease, case with deep color, intact mica, Very Fine, ex Ford and Dr. Litle

600
700
1647
E
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1647, General Issues off Cover1861, 10c Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig Lithographed Essay (C.S.A. E11), 1861, 10c Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig Lithographed Essay (C.S.A. E11)1861, 10c Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig Lithographed Essay (C.S.A. E11). Horizontal pair, huge margins, pretty pastel color, faint diagonal crease, Extremely Fine appearance, with 1998 C.S.A. certificate, C.S.A. catalog value as singles

900
450
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1648°
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Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1648, General Issues off Cover2c Green (3). Mint N.H, 2c Green (3). Mint N.H2c Green (3). Mint N.H., light pencil mark on gum at bottom, large even margins, brilliant color

EXTREMELY FINE. A RARE AND CHOICE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES 2-CENT ANDREW JACKSON ISSUE.

With 2017 P.S.E. certificate (NH, XF 90; SMQ $3,600.00). Scott Retail as hinged

1,000
0
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1649°
og
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1649, General Issues off Cover5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Original gum, lightly hinged, huge Jumbo margins showing parts of five adjoining stamps, fresh color and paper, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2017 P.S.E. certificate (OGph, Superb 98 Jumbo; SMQ $1,800.00 as 98, $3,100.00 as 100)

225
1,200
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1650°
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Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1650, General Issues off Cover2c Brown Red (8). Mint N.H, 2c Brown Red (8). Mint N.H2c Brown Red (8). Mint N.H., enormous margins all around including significant portions of all eight adjoining stamps, rich color, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (Gem 100 Jumbo; SMQ $1,900.00 as 100, unpriced as 100J), this is the highest grade possible on the grading chart, Scott Retail as hinged

75
1,300
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1651°
 
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1651, General Issues off Cover10c Blue, Frameline (10), 10c Blue, Frameline (10)10c Blue, Frameline (10). Large margins showing virtually complete framelines on three sides and part of bottom frameline, neat strike of circular datestamp

EXTREMELY FINE. A BEAUTIFUL EXAMPLE OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES 10-CENT FRAMELINE ISSUE, GRADED XF-SUPERB 95 BY P.S.E.

The defining characteristic of Scott 10 is the frameline between the stamps. The lines were engraved on the plate and served as a guide for the siderographer when aligning the transfers to make the plate. Each stamp shares framelines with the adjoining positions, so four-frameline copies are exceedingly rare.

With 2013 P.S.E. certificate (XF-Superb 95; SMQ $8,250.00)

2,100
2,600
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Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1652, General Issues off Cover10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c). Mint N.H, 10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c). Mint N.H10c Greenish Blue, Die A (11c). Mint N.H., enormous margins all around including significant parts of all eight adjoining stamps, pretty shade, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (Gem 100 Jumbo; SMQ $550.00 as 100, unpriced as 100J), this is the highest grade possible on the grading chart, Scott Retail as hinged

30
500
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Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1653, General Issues off Cover10c Blue, Die B (12). Mint N.H, 10c Blue, Die B (12). Mint N.H10c Blue, Die B (12). Mint N.H., massive margins including significant portions of all eight adjoining stamps, deep rich color and proof-like impression, Extremely Fine Gem, with 2013 P.S.E. certificate (Gem 100 Jumbo; SMQ $700.00 as 100, unpriced as 100J), this is the highest grade possible on the grading chart, Scott Retail as hinged

20
500
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Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1654, General Issues off Cover1c Orange (14), 1c Orange (14)1c Orange (14). Mint N.H., huge Jumbo margins including portions of all eight adjoining stamps, bright color

EXTREMELY FINE GEM. A SUPERB MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES ONE-CENT TYPOGRAPHED ISSUE, WHICH HAS ACHIEVED THE ULTIMATE GRADE OF GEM 100 JUMBO.

With 2015 P.S.E. certificate (Gem 100 Jumbo; SMQ $2,550.00 as 100, unpriced as 100J). Scott Retail as hinged

100
1,600
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