Sale 1146 — U.S. and Confederate States Postal History

Sale Date — Thursday, 15 December, 2016

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Category — Civil War: Confederate Postmasters Provisionals

Cat./Est. Value
Sale 1146, Lot 1604, Civil War: Confederate Postmasters ProvisionalsLaurens Court House S.C., 5c Black entire (116XU2). Clear strikes of "Paid" without frame and "5" handstamps, "Laurens C.H. S.C." control handstamp on back with bold "Laurens C.H. S.C. Jun. 28" circular datestamp on faulty cover to Newberry C.H. S.C., corner missing and staining, still with complete and clear markings, extremely rare, the Federal and re-appointed Confederate postmaster at Laurens C.H. was Edward Anderson, only a small number of his provisional covers are known, we have offered only one other of this type since keeping computerized records, ex Weill Brothers' Stock