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Sale 1151 — The Civil War and Confederate States

Sale Date — Friday, 3 March, 2017

Category — Wallpaper Covers, cont.

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1786
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1786, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Tied by partly clear strike of Wadesboro N.C. circular datestamp on blue, brown and white wallpaper cover to Whiteville N.C., opened for display, fresh and Extremely Fine, a beautiful design and rare in this quality

E. 1,000-1,500
2,100
1787
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1787, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Margins to barely in at right, tied by "Averysboro N.C. Jan. 13" circular datestamp on blue brown, white and maroon wallpaper cover to Chapel Hill N.C., small repaired nick at top left, still Very Fine, an outstanding wallpaper design

E. 750-1,000
1,000
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1788
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1788, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Milky Blue, Die B (12a), 10c Milky Blue, Die B (12a)10c Milky Blue, Die B (12a). Large margins to clear, cancelled by grid, "Flat Rock N.C. Jan. 12" circular datestamp on green, maroon and white wallpaper cover to Adams Run S.C., opened for display, few tears, repair at top left and left flap separated and hinged to cover, otherwise Very Fine, a most attractive cover

E. 750-1,000
550
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1789
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1789, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins to clear at left, tied by unclear strike of town cancel (probably North Carolina) on blue, green, red and white floral design wallpaper cover to Raleigh N.C., sealed tears on back are not visible on an album page, Very Fine appearance, a beautiful wallpaper design, ex Emerson

E. 750-1,000
1,000
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1790
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1790, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Greenish Blue, Die B (12c), 10c Greenish Blue, Die B (12c)10c Greenish Blue, Die B (12c). Large margins to full, cancelled by grid, "Flat Rock N.C. Oct. 17" (1863) circular datestamp on green and pink floral wallpaper cover to Columbia S.C., Middleton correspondence, docketed on back, opened for display, stamp with slight wrinkling at bottom, small edge tear at bottom left, still Very Fine, ex Matz and Myerson

E. 500-750
500
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1791
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1791, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Margins all around, cancelled by grid, "Flat Rock N.C. Mar. 12" circular datestamp on green and pink floral wallpaper cover to Columbia S.C., Middleton correspondence, piece of enclosure included, opened for display, Very Fine

E. 500-750
600
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1792
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1792, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Deep rich color, large to full margins including portion of adjoining stamp at left, tied by North Carolina town cancel (possibly Henderson) on red, green and lilac wallpaper cover, town portion of address erased, stain inside and one flap reinforced, Very Fine, a beautiful wallpaper cover with an elaborate design

E. 500-750
1,000
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1793
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1793, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Tied by North Carolina town cancel on blue, maroon and gray wallpaper cover to Fayetteville N.C., Very Fine

E. 500-750
750
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1794
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1794, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Ample to huge margins including sheet margin at left, tied by "Fayetteville N.C. Oct. 6, 1863" circular datestamp on blue white, maroon and tan wallpaper cover to Greenville N.C., opened for display, some edgewear and missing backflap, appears Very Fine, very elaborate design

E. 400-500
425
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1795
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1795, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Four margins, corner tear at top left, pen cancel and "Jackson Springs April 25" manuscript postmark on brown cover with green and red wallpaper design to Williamston N.C., opened for display, Very Fine appearance

E. 400-500
550
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1796
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1796, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Greenish Blue, Die B (12c), 10c Greenish Blue, Die B (12c)10c Greenish Blue, Die B (12c). Large margins all around, small edge tear at top, cancelled by pen, manuscript "Jacksonville N.C. Oct. 3rd" postmark on dark red and green wallpaper cover to Little Rockfish N.C., minor wear, Very Fine appearance

E. 400-500
550
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1797
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1797, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins, tied by "Goldsboro N.C." circular datestamp on small gray and dark gray wallpaper cover to Kittrells N.C., Aug. 5, 1864 receipt docketing at top, opened for display, Very Fine

E. 500-750
425
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1798
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1798, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large even margins, tied by blue "Hillsboro N.C. Oct. 4" double-circle datestamp on gray, green and white floral wallpaper cover to Milton N.C., opened for display, some slight edgewear, Very Fine appearance

E. 400-500
350
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1799
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1799, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Greenish Blue, Die B (12c), 10c Greenish Blue, Die B (12c)10c Greenish Blue, Die B (12c). Margins to just in, tied by bold strike of "Plains of Dura Ga. Mar. 12" circular datestamp on violet and gray wallpaper, reduced at right into address, otherwise Fine and attractive

E. 300-400
450
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1800
c
Sale Number 1151, Lot Number 1800, Wallpaper Covers, cont.10c Blue, Die B (12), 10c Blue, Die B (12)10c Blue, Die B (12). Large margins to close at bottom left with tiny tear, tied by "Mocksville N.C. Oct. 8" circular datestamp with date in manuscript on adversity cover with fancy gold floral bordering, perhaps a wallpaper cover but not returnable if a certificate disagrees, addressed to Chambliss' Brigade 10th Virginia Cavalry in Richmond Va., opened for display, Very Fine appearance

E. 300-400
350
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