Sale 1208 — The Clovis Collection of Confederate States Illustrated Covers

Sale Date — Wednesday, 25 September, 2019

Category — Captured Union Patriotics

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
172
 
Sale 1208, Lot 172, Captured Union Patriotics5c Light Blue, De La Rue (6). Horizontal pair, huge margins to full at left, slight gum toning, tied by "Guineys Va. Dec. 1" circular datestamp on captured Union Patriotic cover depicting Col. L. B. Pierce of the 12th Pa. Cavalry, addressed to a member of the 1st S.C. Volunteers at Willington S.C., sender has drawn an "X" over the portrait, flap removed, a bit worn with a few edge tears, still attractive and rare, ex Walcott, Handy, Everett and Bischel

E. 500-750
450