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: Blockade-Run Mail

Lot
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Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
648
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Sale 1182, Lot 648, Confederate and Civil War: Blockade-Run MailCharleston S.C. to New York, Blockade-Run. Small cover with "Approved By Order H. W. Feilden" on inside of top flap, bold "5" rate handstamp, "Bahamas JY 3, 1864" circular datestamp, to New Rochelle N.Y., Bahamas stamp missing at right and cover repaired in that area, Fine appearance, a scarce censored blockade cover, Col. Henry W. Feilden was a British citizen who joined the Confederacy, he served as assistant adjutant general on Beauregard's staff, accompanied by biographical information on Feilden, with 2004 C.S.A. certificate

E. 750-1,000
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