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Sale 1182 — United States and Confederate States Postal History

Sale Date — Tuesday, 22 May, 2018

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*A buyer’s premium of 18% of the winning bid was added as part of the total purchase price on all lots in this sale. Buyers were responsible for applicable sales tax, customs duty and any other prescribed charges. By placing a bid, bidders agreed to the terms and conditions in effect at the time of the sale.

Category — Confederate and Civil War: U.S. and Federal Occupation

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
179
c
Sale Number 1182, Lot Number 179, Confederate and Civil War: U.S. and Federal Occupation2c Black (73), 2c Black (73)2c Black (73). Tied by two strikes of "Pensacola Fla. Feb. 21, 1865" Union-occupation double-circle datestamp on 1c Blue on Buff Star Die entire (U19) to Davenport Iowa, forwarded to Decatur (or possibly Detroit) with "Davenport Io. Mar. 20, 1865" double-circle datestamp which ties the Black Jack, "Due 3" straightline, "Pensacola Bay 2/18/1865" docketing at top, Very Fine, a rare and possibly unique combination for the 3c rate from Union-occupied Pensacola, ex Dr. Briggs and Gimelson

E. 500-750
800
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