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Sale 1225 — Civil War Postal History, featuring the 'Ambassador' Collection

Sale Date — Wednesday, 9 September, 2020

Category — Postmasters' Provisionals (Mt. Lebanon thru New Orleans)

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
121
 
Sale Number 1225, Lot Number 121, Postmasters' Provisionals (Mt. Lebanon thru New Orleans)New Orleans La., 5c Brown, British Papermaker's Embossed Coat of Arms (62X3 var), New Orleans La., 5c Brown, British Papermaker's Embossed Coat of Arms (62X3 var)New Orleans La., 5c Brown, British Papermaker's Embossed Coat of Arms (62X3 var). Full even margins, cancelled by "PAID" and part of New Orleans circular datestamp

VERY FINE. THIS IS THE ONLY RECORDED EXAMPLE OF A NEW ORLEANS PROVISIONAL WITH THE BRITISH PAPERMAKER'S EMBOSSED SEAL.

Ex Knapp, Brown, "D.K." collection and Pegram

E. 1,500-2,000
1,000
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