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Sale 1241 — United States and Civil War Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday-Wednesday, 28-29 September, 2021

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Category — Repurposed Business Envelopes

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
1299
c
Sale Number 1241, Lot Number 1299, Repurposed Business EnvelopesSavannah Ga., 10c Black entire (101XU3), Savannah Ga., 10c Black entire (101XU3)Savannah Ga., 10c Black entire (101XU3). Clear strike of control mark and "Paid 10" in oval, "Savannah Ga. Aug. 29" (1861) circular datestamp on cover with printed address crossed out and rotated 180 degrees and addressed to Milledgeville Ga., Very Fine and very unusual, the provisional markings were prepared using the orientation of the printed address, the circular datestamp was applied inverted in relation to the provisional markings and in the correct orientation for the handwritten address, this is a clear indication that the markings were applied at different times and is a textbook case of what constitutes a provisional, ex Freeland and Weill stock

Bid on this lot

E. 300-400
Future Sale
1300
c
Sale Number 1241, Lot Number 1300, Repurposed Business Envelopes5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1), 5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1)5c Green, Stone 1-2 (1). Large even margins, bright shade, tied by "Griffin Ga. Apr. 22" circular datestamp on cover with printed return address and printed address covered by blue lined paper and readdressed, turned use, inside addressed to Griffin Ga. with pencil "Per Express", opened at sides, Very Fine and attractive

Bid on this lot

E. 400-500
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1301
c
Sale Number 1241, Lot Number 1301, Repurposed Business Envelopes5c Blue, Local (7), 5c Blue, Local (7)5c Blue, Local (7). Horizontal pair, large margins to clear, tied by "Richmond Va. Apr. ?, 1863" circular datestamp on cover with printed address to Newark N.J. covered with blue lined paper and sent to Martinsburg Va., Very Fine and unusual use

Bid on this lot

E. 300-400
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