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Sale 1215 — United States Postal History and Confederate States

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 17-18 December, 2019

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Category — Confederate States: Handstamped Paid and Due

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
2560
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2560, Confederate States: Handstamped Paid and DueDardanelle Ark, Dardanelle ArkDardanelle Ark. Two covers each with manuscript postmark, one with "Paid" and "5" in circle handstamps to Waterford Miss., other with "Paid" and "10" in circle handstamps to New Orleans, first missing part of bottom flap, Fine-Very Fine pair of covers

E. 300-400
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2561
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2561, Confederate States: Handstamped Paid and DueSouth Bend Ark. Oct. 19 (1862), South Bend Ark. Oct. 19 (1862)South Bend Ark. Oct. 19 (1862). Bold strike of circular datestamp with pencil "Due 10" on 1862 folded letter datelined "Post Arkansas Oct. 15, 1862" to Hallettsville Tex., endorsed by S. T. Foster, 24th Tex. Regt., Deshler's Brigade, Trans-Mississippi Army, contents include "It was understood that Gen. Curtis intended to cross over the Miss. River to reinforce Gen. Rosencrantz and fight Van Dorn....and I learn (he) has whipped van Dorn severely", Very Fine, ex Dr. Brandon

E. 300-400
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2562
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2562, Confederate States: Handstamped Paid and DueSearcy Ark. Jan. 30 (1862), Searcy Ark. Jan. 30 (1862)Searcy Ark. Jan. 30 (1862). Neat circular datestamp with matching "Paid" in oval and "10" in circle handstamps on green-lined cover to Knoxville Tenn., Very Fine

E. 200-300
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2563
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2563, Confederate States: Handstamped Paid and DueColumbus Ky. Dec. ? (1861), Columbus Ky. Dec. ? (1861)Columbus Ky. Dec. ? (1861). Partly clear strike of circular datestamp with matching "PAID" in oval handstamp and manuscript "5" on buff cover to Satartia Miss., slight edgewear including small sealed tear at top right from opening (does not affect any markings), Fine handstamped paid use

E. 300-400
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2564
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2564, Confederate States: Handstamped Paid and DueNewbern, N.C. Jun. 13 (1861), Newbern, N.C. Jun. 13 (1861)Newbern, N.C. Jun. 13 (1861). Clear strike of blue circular datestamp with matching "Paid" and "5" handstamps on blue South Carolina Palmetto Flag Patriotic cover (FSC-3A) to Stony Creek Va., Very Fine, a very scarce design, with 1971 C.S.A. certificate; ex Everett and Gross

E. 750-1,000
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2565
c
Sale Number 1215, Lot Number 2565, Confederate States: Handstamped Paid and DueWinchester Va. Jul. 14 (1861), Winchester Va. Jul. 14 (1861)Winchester Va. Jul. 14 (1861). Circular datestamp and "Paid 10" handstamp on red and blue on pink 11-Star Confederate Flag and Tent Patriotic cover (TF-1) to McKinley Ala., T. S. Reynolds of Atlanta imprint at left, manuscript "Paid 10 cts", fresh and Very Fine, a beautiful and scarce patriotic, ex Shenfield

E. 500-750
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