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Sale 1182 — United States and Confederate States Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday, 22 May, 2018

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Category — Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper Covers

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
485
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 485, Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper CoversSocial Circle Ga. Sep. 26, Social Circle Ga. Sep. 26Social Circle Ga. Sep. 26. Circular datestamp in red with matching "PAID" straightline handstamp on maroon, green and gray wallpaper cover to Augusta Miss., slight overall wear and missing one side flap, otherwise Fine and scarce use from this town

E. 300-400
300
486
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 486, Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper CoversNew Berry C.H. S.C, New Berry C.H. S.CNew Berry C.H. S.C. Address on red, green and blue wallpaper drop-rate cover, with original enclosure datelined "Near Pomonia Feb. 6th 1864", pencil "Paid 2", additional Valentine enclosure that probably originated (appropriate for a drop letter), Very Fine, rare drop-rate use of a wallpaper envelope, with 1984 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
350
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487
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 487, Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper Covers5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Horizontal pair, ample to clear margins all around, tied by blue "Charlottesville Va. Jun. 8, 1863" double-circle datestamp on purple and green wallpaper cover to Lynchburg Va., opened for display, left stamp small toned spot in margin, Very Fine and attractive use

E. 500-750
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488
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 488, Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper Covers10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Large margins to clear, tied by "Washington Ark. Feb. 19" circular datestamp on red and aquamarine wallpaper cover to San Antonio Tex., opened for display, some wrinkling and light crease, some edgewear, Very Fine, scarce wallpaper use from Arkansas, ex Matz and Dr. Brandon

E. 1,500-2,000
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489
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 489, Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper Covers10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Large to huge margins, tied by "Charleston S.C. Jan. 23, 1863" circular datestamp on small brown, tan and dark red wallpaper cover to Granetville S.C., small stains at bottom of cover are barely noticeable as they blend in with the color of the wallpaper, Extremely Fine Gem stamp on a very choice wallpaper cover

E. 750-1,000
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490
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 490, Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper Covers10c Milky Blue, Die A (11a), 10c Milky Blue, Die A (11a)10c Milky Blue, Die A (11a). Ample to full margins, tied by bold strikes of circular grid, clear strike of "Winnsborough S.C. 26 May" circular datestamp on blue, tan and white wallpaper cover to Spartanburg S.C., sealed tear at top of cover and small repair at bottom left, missing backflap, appears Very Fine, ex MacBride

E. 400-500
275
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491
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 491, Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper Covers10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Large margins, tied by "Greenville S.C. Mar. 25" circular datestamp on gray, green and white wallpaper cover to Columbia S.C., stamp with slight edge toning, still Very Fine, ex Matz, signed Brian Green

E. 400-500
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492
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 492, Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper Covers10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Huge margins to just touched, tied by bold "Tuscaloosa Ala. Jul. 19" circular datestamp on gold floral wallpaper cover to Demopolis Ala., opened for display, Very Fine, ex Dr. Agre

E. 300-400
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493
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 493, Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper Covers10c Dark Blue, Die B (12d), 10c Dark Blue, Die B (12d)10c Dark Blue, Die B (12d). Large margins to just in at left, tied by Spartanburg S.C. double-circle datestamp on small maroon and gray wallpaper cover to Pacolet Mills S.C., stamp with some minor staining, Fine

E. 300-400
400
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494
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 494, Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper Covers10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Ample to huge margins, tied by "Sumter S.C. Jul. 3" circular datestamp on brown and yellow wallpaper cover to Manchester S.C., Fine

E. 400-500
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495
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 495, Confederate and Civil War: Wallpaper Covers10c Blue, Die A (11), 10c Blue, Die A (11)10c Blue, Die A (11). Margins to in with small faults, manuscript cancel and "Chappells S.C. Dec. 13" (1864) manuscript postmark on blue, gray, white and burgundy wallpaper cover to Aiken S.C., original letter included with a fervent religious discussion, appears Fine, very rare use from Chappells S.C. with fewer than five reported

E. 300-400
375
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