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Sale 1192 — United States Stamps including Confederate States and Hawaii

Sale Date — Wednesday-Friday, 14-16 November, 2018

Category — Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
924
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 924, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c 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, 2010 Hartmann certificate no longer accompanies

E. 1,000-1,500
0
925
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 925, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c 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.

E. 400-500
275
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926
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 926, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Green (1), 5c Green (1)5c Green (1). Large margins, bright color, tied by "Augusta Ga. Apr. 10" (1862) double-circle datestamp on turned cover to Hog Mountain Ga., inside also bears 5c Green (1), full margins to just in at top right, tied by "Charleston S.C. Mar. 20, 1862" circular datestamp and used to Augusta, opened for display, Very Fine and attractive turned use

E. 500-750
375
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927
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 927, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Green, Stone 2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 2 (1)5c Green, Stone 2 (1). Large margins to in including sheet margin at right, cancelled by two neat penstrokes, "Dahlone Ga. Jany. 13" (1862) circular datestamp with date in manuscript on cover to Griswaldville Ga. and forwarded to Savannah, forwarding datestamp of Feb. 22, slightly reduced at right, some soiling, otherwise Fine, ex Powell

E. 300-400
300
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928
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 928, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Yellowish Green, Stone 1-2 (1), 5c Yellowish Green, Stone 1-2 (1)5c Yellowish Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Horizontal pair, cut in on three sides, pre-use crease, tied by "Bowling Green Ky. Jan. 17" (1862) circular datestamp, bolder than usual strike, on cover to Wytheville Va., few toned spots, reduced at left with minor flap fault, still Fine, very scarce use from Confederate occupied Kentucky, ex Schwartz

E. 400-500
400
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929
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 929, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Horizontal pair, margins to just in at bottom, tied by "Columbus Ky. Jan. ?" (1862) circular datestamp on cover to Mount Lebanon La., right stamp pre-use crease, cover slightly reduced at left and with light tide stain which does not seem to affect the stamps, appears Very Fine, scarce Kentucky use

E. 300-400
450
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930
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 930, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Large margins all around, rich color, tied by "Orange C.H. Va. Mar. 23" circular datestamp on small narrow cover to Appomattox C.H. Va., Extremely Fine, wonderful quality

E. 300-400
275
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931
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 931, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Two, one with large margins all around, other cut in at left and top, both with rich color, tied by "New Orleans La. 10 Feb." (1862) circular datestamps on orange-buff cover to Orange Court House Va., Very Fine and colorful

E. 300-400
160
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932
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 932, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Green, Stone 1 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1 (1)5c Green, Stone 1 (1). Ample to full margins, tied by "New Orleans La. 21 Dec." (1861) circular datestamp on blue folded letter to Plaquemine La., fresh and Very Fine

E. 200-300
110
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933
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 933, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Light Green, Stone 2 (1a), 5c Light Green, Stone 2 (1a)5c Light Green, Stone 2 (1a). Three singles, Positions 30, 35 and 27 noted on back, margins mostly clear to ample, tied by "New Orleans La. 19 Mar." (1862) circular datestamp on yellow cover to Laurel Hill La., a bit reduced at top and small mended opening tear, colorful and Very Fine appearance, scarce three-times rate, ex Meroni and Everett

E. 400-500
350
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934
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 934, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Green, Stone 2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 2 (1)5c Green, Stone 2 (1). Ample margins, slight gum toning along edges, tied by "New Orleans La. Mar. 20, 1862" river mail double-circle datestamp on cover addressed to General Dahlgren, care of St. Charles Hotel New Orleans, Very Fine appearance, ex Shenfield, covers addressed to New Orleans with the first General Issue tied by the river-boat double-circle datestamp are scarce, but enough exist to show that mail was regularly received from river boats and processed wharfside, unless the contents are present or the cover is docketed with sufficient information, it is impossible to pinpoint the origins of these inbound New Orleans river-mail covers

E. 400-500
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935
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 935, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Green, Stone 1-2, 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (1, 2b), 5c Green, Stone 1-2, 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (1, 2b)5c Green, Stone 1-2, 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (1, 2b). Singles on two oatmeal covers, each tied by orange "Orange C. H. Va. Mar." circular datestamp, 5c with sheet margin at top, 10c with large margins except clipped bottom left corner, also some faint gum toning, Fine pair of covers and scarce cancelled in matching orange, Scott lists the 5c and assigns a $250.00 premium for this cancel but does not list the 10c

E. 400-500
325
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936
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 936, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Green, Stone 1-2, 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (1, 2b), 5c Green, Stone 1-2, 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (1, 2b)5c Green, Stone 1-2, 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (1, 2b). Singles on separate covers with colored cancellations, 5c with large to clear margins, tied by blue "Petersburg Va. Jan. ?" circular datestamp on buff cover to Richmond, Very Fine, 10c with large to huge margins, deep shade, tied by bright red "Petersburg Va. Sep. 21" circular datestamp on homemade cover to Yorkville S.C., slight wear and soiling, still Extremely Fine, a beautiful blue stamp and red cancel combination, with 2010 P.F. certificate

E. 500-750
375
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937
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 937, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Olive Green, Stone A-B (1c), 5c Olive Green, Stone A-B (1c)5c Olive Green, Stone A-B (1c). Two, one has three huge margins, in at left, other has ample margins to touching, both tied by blue "Bowling Green Ky. Nov. 23" (1861) circular datestamp on buff cover to B. N. Clements, Chief Appointment Bureau, Richmond Va., very slight edgewear, Very Fine, extremely early use of Confederate General Issue from Bowling Green and one of the finest known -- Kentucky's pro-Confederates seceded on Nov. 18 and were admitted on Dec. 10, 1862, but politics followed the fortunes of each side's military campaign -- ex Birkinbine, Walske and Dr. Brandon

E. 750-1,000
850
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938
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 938, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Olive Green, Stone A-B (1c), 5c Olive Green, Stone A-B (1c)5c Olive Green, Stone A-B (1c). Used with 5c Bright Green, Stone 1 (1), tied by "Orange C. H. Va. Mar. 27" circular datestamp on cover to Grove Hill Ala., small repaired opening tears at top, appears Very Fine, striking with the dramatically different shades of the first General Issue

E. 300-400
160
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939
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 939, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Green, Stone 1-2, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var), 5c Green, Stone 1-2, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var)5c Green, Stone 1-2, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var). Margins to irregular at right, clear roulettes, inside a mount affixed to envelope with printed "New Orleans, La." address, Fine, these were prepared for use but never used because Baton Rouge fell to U.S. forces, they originate from the "desk find" group acquired by Raymond Weill in 1938

E. 300-400
250
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940
 
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 940, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Green, Stone 2, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var), 5c Green, Stone 2, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var)5c Green, Stone 2, Baton Rouge Roulette (1 var). Roulettes on all four sides, margins to slightly in at top and bottom, tied by "Baton Rouge La. Apr. 14, 1862" circular datestamp on piece (full corner of folded cover), Very Fine, ex Hall and Freeman

850
225
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941
c
5c Green (1). Eight covers, many show printing varieties such as white dot before "C", Cedilla "C", print flaw at center on grocer's corner card, horizontal line at bottom, spur in upper left scroll, one with pair, one with two singles, some faults, overall appear Fine-Very Fine, interesting group

E. 1,500-2,000
1,300
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942
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 942, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues10c Blue, Paterson (2), 10c Blue, Paterson (2)10c Blue, Paterson (2). Large margins to slightly in at lower right, small sealed tear at upper left, bright shade, tied by blue "Petersburg Va. Dec. 10" circular datestamp on light rose and gray wallpaper cover to Richmond Va., top flap removed, small edge tears at top, opened for display, Fine, 10c Lithographs are scarce on wallpaper covers

E. 750-1,000
600
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943
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 943, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b), 10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b)10c Dark Blue, Hoyer & Ludwig (2b). Position 45, White Arrow ornament variety, deep rich color, large margins to clear at right, tied by "Atlanta Ga. Jan. 23, 1862" circular datestamp on buff cover to Portsmouth Va., missing backflap and cover repair at top away from stamp, Very Fine

E. 500-750
325
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944
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 944, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Horizontal pair, partially separated between, tied by '"Orange C.H. Va. Apr. ?0" circular datestamp on oatmeal cover to Santaluces Ga. with 12-Star Confederate Flag, Cannon, "God and our rights" Slogan and Verse Patriotic design (CN-3, Slogan 45, Verse 39), some slight wear and waterstaining along edges, right stamp small vertical crease in margin, backflap detached but present, appears Very Fine

E. 400-500
250
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945
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 945, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Position 21, Spur on left scroll variety, ample margins all around, tied by blue "Columbia S.C. May 2" circular datestamp on 1862 cover to Richmond Va., fresh and Very Fine, with 1980 P.F. certificate

E. 200-300
190
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946
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 946, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues5c Blue, Stone 2 (4), 5c Blue, Stone 2 (4)5c Blue, Stone 2 (4). Close margins to just in at top, rich color, tied by "New Orleans La. Mar. 31, 1862" river-mail double-circle datestamp on blue cover to Iberville La. and forwarded, stamp has scissors-cut at top, otherwise Very Fine, early use one week after date of issue, ex Dr. Skinner, also including sheet-margin horizontal pair 1c Green (1) on small piece with double strike of "New Orleans Mar. 11, 1862" river-mail double-circle datestamp, one stamp with edge faults, otherwise Fine

E. 500-750
900
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947
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 947, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues10c Rose (5), 10c Rose (5)10c Rose (5). Large margins all around, beautiful "Pinkish" shade, tied by "Salisbury N.C. Jul. 21, 1861" circular datestamp (1862, year date error as usual) on buff cover to Ivy Depot Va., forwarded to Morris Va. with manuscript "Ivy Depot Va. July 26, 1862, Forwd. 10c due" postmark, with original letter describing prison in cotton factory at the edge of town, slightly reduced at left, otherwise Extremely Fine, ex Knapp and Hall

E. 500-750
1,000
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948
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 948, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues10c Rose (5), 10c Rose (5)10c Rose (5). Rich color, manuscript "X" cancel, "Cobham Va. Aug. 18" (1862) circular datestamp with date in matching manuscript on neatly addressed cover to "Mrs. A. L. Rives, care of Captain Alfred L. Rives, Engineer Office, War Department, Richmond Va.", fresh and Very Fine, Captain Alfred Rives was the son of William C. Rives -- the famed original owner of the "Bible Block" of six of the 10c 1847 Issue -- recently sold by Siegel in the William H. Gross United States Stamp Treasures auction

E. 400-500
300
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949
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 949, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues10c Rose (5), 10c Rose (5)10c Rose (5). Full margins, showing Malformed Star at top left, tied by indistinct circular datestamp on cover to military address at Paris Tex., some slight soiling and wear, still Very Fine, with 1999 C.S.A. certificate

E. 300-400
0
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950
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 950, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues10c Rose (5), 10c Rose (5)10c Rose (5). Position 10, "G" and "E" of "Postage" joined, three full margins, slightly in at right, bright shade, tied by bold "Mobile Ala. Aug. 4" circular datestamp on buff cover to Livingston Ala., slightly reduced at right, Fine, Scott Retail for the variety off cover $600.00

E. 300-400
225
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951
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 951, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues10c Rose, Malformed "T" of "Ten" variety, "Zen" (5 var), 10c Rose, Malformed "T" of "Ten" variety, "Zen" (5 var)10c Rose, Malformed "T" of "Ten" variety, "Zen" (5 var). Position 4, large margins to clear, tied by "Charleston S.C. Jul. 16, 1862" double-circle datestamp on cover to Craigs Hill P.O. S.C., stamp with light scuff at right, otherwise Fine example of this variety on cover, Scott Retail $600.00 as off cover

E. 300-400
170
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952
c
Sale Number 1192, Lot Number 952, Confederate States: General Issues on-Cover, Lithograph Issues10c Rose (5), 10c Rose (5)10c Rose (5). Large margins, bright color, tied by "Richmond Va. Aug. 9, 1862" circular datestamp on back of home made cover to Waresboro P.O. Ga., Very Fine

E. 300-400
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