Items for Sale - Postmasters' Provisional Stamps - Section One

3155

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown on white #62X3, 4-margin copy used with town cancel, Fine, 2013 SCV $200. $130.

$ 130

7112

New Orleans, La. 2¢ brown on bluish #62X4 pair tied on piece of blue cover by double strike of straightline PAID as well as neat Aug 27 town cancel, 2013 SCV $475. $350.  

$ 350

7115

Memphis, Tenn 5¢ red #56X2 cut to shape and used with town cancel $150.

$ 150

7302

New Orleans, La. 5¢ yellow brown #62X5, traces original gum, heavy hinge remnant $110.

$ 110

8032

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown #62X3, used, edges slightly gum stained, 2013 SCV $200.  $100.

$ 100

8326

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown #62X3, used with town cancel, small corner crease at top otherwise Very Fine, 1998 P.F. Certificate #0325248 $200.

$ 200

8690

New Orleans, La. 5¢ yellow brown #62X5, unused, no gum, Fine, 2013 SCV $160.

$ 140

9422

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown #62X3, used with straightline PAID cancel, Fine-Very Fine, 2013 SCV $200. $160.

$ 160

9423

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown #62X3, used with straightline PAID cancel, Fine-Very Fine, 2013 SCV $200. $150.

$ 150

9424

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown #62X3, used with straightline PAID cancel, Fine-Very Fine, 2013 SCV $200. $160.

$ 160

9425

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown #62X3, used with nice town cancel, Fine-Very Fine, 2013 SCV $200. $150.

$ 150

9427

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown #62X3, used with neat town cancel, Very Fine, 2013 SCV $200. $220.

$ 220

9429

New Orleans, La. 5¢ red brown #62X3 variety, used with town cancel, a most unusual shade with a lot of red in it compared to the usual brown shade, not cataloged thus, trace of thinning at top. $500.

$ 500

9428

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown #62X3, used with nice town cancel, 2013 SCV $200. $150.

$ 150

9430

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown #62X3, wide borders, used with town cancel, pressed vertical crease in left margin, 2013 SCV $200. $180.

$ 180

9438

New Orleans, La. 5¢ red brown on bluish #62X4, used, wide margins, used with postmaster provisional handstamp applied at the riverfront station, Very desirable use. $325.

$ 325

9448

New Orleans, La. 5¢ yellow brown #62X5, used, small thin, nice margins, SCV $250. $140.

$ 140

9449

New Orleans, La. 5¢ yellow brown #62X5, used, showing part of imprint at top, three nice margins, 2013 SCV $200. $375.

$ 375

9837

New Orleans, La. 5¢ red brown on bluish #62X4,  used with straightline PAID cancel, SCV $200. $110.

$ 110

10742

New Orleans, La. 5¢ red brown on bluish #62X4 (3 margins) used with straightline New Orleans PAI[D] cancel, 2013 SCV $200.  $150.

$ 150

9429

New Orleans, La. red brown #62X3, used with town cancel, a most unusual shade with a lot of red in it compared to the usual brown shade; not cataloged nor certified thus (just says "shade of brown", trace of thinning at top. 2011 PF certificate. $500.

$ 500

10630

New Orleans, La. 5¢ yellow brown #62X5, no gum, small thin at center otherwise Fine, 2013 SCV $160. $140.

$ 140

11052

New Orleans, La. 2¢ red #62X2, used with neat town cancel dated February [1862], 2012 CSA Certificate #05720; 2013 SCV $1,000.CCV $1,500., Scarce used.  $750.

$ 750

11054

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown on bluish #62X4, used, 2013 SCV $200.  $150.

$ 150

11055

New Orleans, La. 2¢ red #62X2, no gum, fresh, bright, 2013 SCV $190.  $150.

$ 150

11308

New Orleans, La. 2¢ red #62X2, unused, no gum, 4 even margins, faint purple backstamp, 2013 SCV $190.  $170.

$ 170

11369

Memphis, Tenn. 5¢ red #56XU2 cut square, used, 2005 PSE Certificate, 2012 SCV $3,000 as entire.  $800.

$ 800

11801

Memphis, Tenn. 5¢ red #56X2, used with light town cancell, 2012 SCV $250.  $200.

$ 200

12148

Memphis, Tenn. 2¢ blue CSA Catalog #MEM-TN-A01a  (SC #56X1) block of four with the top pair the CRACKED PLATE VARIETY, Positions 16 & 17, bottom pair with pressed creases, no gum. Lovely position piece, CCV $1,300+.. $1,200.

$ 1,200

12194

Memphis, Tenn. 2¢ blue #56X1, no gum, faint crease, fresh, CCV $150.  $150.

$ 150

12195

Memphis, Tenn. 2¢ blue #56X1 right sheet margin single, no gum, faint creasing, CCV $150.  $200.

$ 200

12250

Memphis, Tenn. 2¢ blue provisional MEM-TN-A01 (SC 56X1) left sheet margin, position 6, no gum, CCV $150.  $80.

$ 80

12251

Memphis, Tenn 2¢ blue provisional MEM-TN-A01 (SC 56X1), position 7, no gum, CCV $150.  $120.

$ 120

12252

Memphis, Tenn 2¢ blue provisional MEM-TN-A01 (SC 56X1), position 8, no gum, bit rumpled at bottom, CCV $150.  $110.

$ 110

11862

New Orleans, La. 2¢ red #62X2, unused, no gum, small corner edge thin at lower left (could be trimmed off) and a bit soiled, 2013 SCV $190.  $100.

$ 100

12156

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown on bluish #62X4 with part of imprint at top, used with town cancel, slight creasing and bit of edge thinning otherwise Very Fine, SCV $200. $180.

$ 180

12182

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown #62X3, used, Fine, SCV $200. $150.

$ 150

12184

New Orleans, La. 5¢ yellow brown #62X5, traces of original gum, heavy hinge remnant, Very Fine, SCV $160.  $160.

$ 160

6152j

New Orleans, La. 2¢ red #62X2 used with light town cancel, faulty spacefiller with upper left corner torn off and replaced, 2013 SCV $1,000, CCV $1,500. $400.

$ 400

6152k

New Orleans, La. 2¢ blue #62X1 used with light town cancel, slight stain at upper right and small tear at upper left otherwise Very Fine, 2013 SCV $550, CCV $750. $450.

$ 450

12870

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown, Scott 62X3, used with neat town postmark, fresh, SCV $200.  $150.

$ 150

12871

New Orleans, La. 5¢ reddish brown on bluish, Scott 62X4, used with neat straightline PAID, wonderful deep rich color, small thin, SCV $200.  $150.

$ 150

12872

New Orleans, La.5¢ brown pair, Scott 62X3, unused, original gum, small faults, SCV $800.  $350.

$ 350

12901

Memphis,Tenn. 2¢ blue #56X1a (MEM-TN-A01a) CRACKED PLATE, position 17, unused, no gum, 2006 CSA Certificate, CCV $500.   $250.

$ 250

12902

Memphis,Tenn. 2¢ blue #56X1 (MEM-TN-A01), unused, no gum, fresh, Very Fine, CCV $150.   $150.

$ 150

12919

New Orleans, La. 2¢ blue #62X1, original gum, heavy hinge remnants, small thins, Very Fine appearance, SCV $225.  $130.

$ 130

12920

New Orleans, La. 2¢ blue #62X1, used with bold straightline PAID cancel, guidelines at top, horizontal crease, SCV $550.  $250.

$ 250

12922

New Orleans, La. 2¢ red #62X2, scarce used single, faulty but attractive spacefiller, 2009 CSA Certificate, SCV $1,000.  $150.

$ 150

13538

New Orleans, La. 5¢ red brown #62X4, used with neat town postmark, deep rich color, Very Fine, 2014 SCV $200. $200.

$ 200

13697

New Orleans, La. 2¢ blue #62X1, unused, no gum, slightest edge thinning at top, 2014 SCV $225.  $200.

$ 200

13698

New Orleans, La. 2¢ red #62X2, unused, no gum, 2014 SCV $190. $210.

$ 210

13918

Charleston S.C., 5¢ Blue #16X1, Type H, large margin with all four outer frame lines complete, deep rich color, bold strike of Oct. 19 [1861] cds, small thin spots at top and right, slightly toned, Extremely Fine Gem appearance, scarce with such wide margins, Very few of the Charleston provisionals extant are sound, 2014 SCV $ 850.  $650.

$ 650

13920

Charleston S.C., 5¢ Blue #16X1, Type F, large margins showing three complete outer frame lines and half at right, light strike of circular datestamp, few toned spots, tear at right, otherwise Very Fine, Very few of the Charleston provisionals extant are sound, 2014 SCV $ 850. $600.

$ 600

13922

Charleston S.C., 5¢ Blue #16X1, Type P, large margins showing 2 1/2 outer frame lines, just in at upper left, rich color, neat Oct. 13 [1861]cds, light horizontal crease at center, Very Fine appearance, Very few of the Charleston provisionals extant are sound, 2014 SCV $ 850. $600.

$ 600

14473

Nashville, Tenn. 5¢ gray #61X4, used with blue town cancel, large to ample margins all around but repaired with bottom 2 ½ mm of stamp replaced, Very Fine appearance. SCV $1,500. $600.

$ 600

14520

Memphis, Tenn. 5¢ red #56X2, used with light town cancel, shows partial of adjacent stamp at bottom, light crease. SCV $250. $125

$ 125

14565

New Orleans, La. 2¢ blue #62X1, used with town cancel, 2 tiny thins, 2013 Weiss certificate, Very Fine appearance. $500

$ 500

14579

Memphis, Tenn. 5¢ red #56X2 used with town postmark on part of piece, small thin. SCV $250. $125.

$ 125

14670

Memphis, Tenn. 2¢ blue block of four #56X1a (CSA Catalog MEM-TN-A01-Ab) showing the partial printing caused the cracking off of the printing plate, usual faint creasing, Scarce, showy and popular, CCV for a single partial printing is $500 thus cumulative $1,300 CCV without regard to premium for the block. $850.

$ 850

14671

Memphis, Tenn. 2¢ dark blue #56X1, part original gum, usual creases, fresh, pretty dark shade. SCV $100, CCV $150. $100.

$ 100

14679

Charleston, S.C. 5¢ blue #16X1 used with neat town cancel, faulty (as are most all) with repaired defects, SCV $850. $300.

$ 300

14712

Memphis, Tenn. 5¢ blue pair #56X1, positions 47-48, unused, no gum, tiny edge nicks, faint pressed horizontal crease, SCV $200 as singles. $150.

$ 150

14913

New Orleans, La, 5¢ red brown on bluish #62X4 top imprint single used with straightline PAID cancel. $400

$ 400

15192

New Orleans, La., 5¢ yellow brown #62X5 with great margins, no gum, Very Fine. $200.

$ 200

15260

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown on bluish #62X4 imprint single with “New Orlean” at bottom, position 37 with huge margins including significant part of position 29 stamp above, almost a stamp and a half. Used with neat bold strike of PD 5 CTS. / N.O.P.O. which was used on handstamped provisional envelopes applied dockside. Very minor creases and tiny thins but Extremely Fine appearance. Scarce and flashy. $1,100.

$ 1,100

15261

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown on bluish #62X4 imprint pair, positions 35-36 used with perfectly struck town cancel, a Beauty! $600.

$ 600

15262

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown on bluish #62X4, positions 6-7 with part imprint at top, used with two PAID cancels. $500.

$ 500

15263

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown on bluish #62X4 with large side margins, tied on piece with bold strike of PD 5 CTS. / N.O.P.O. which was used on handstamped provisional envelopes applied dockside. $600.

$ 600

15264

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown on bluish #62X4, position 39 with part imprint at bottom, huge margins including part stamp at left, Very Fine $300.

$ 300

15265

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown on bluish #62X4, positions 37-38 with part imprint “New Orleans Post O” at bottom, original gum, gum creasing, small hinge remnant. Showy. $550.

$ 550

15374

Fredericksburg, Va. 5¢ blue on bluish #26X1 block of 8, Positions 1-4 / 6-9, original gum (seldom seen), large to huge margins, usual slight creasing as normally seen on this very fragile paper, tiniest tear at bottom. GORGEOUS RARE MULTIPLE. Ex Wickersham, Hall and Powell. SCV as two blocks of 4 $8,000.

$ 8,000

15376

Knoxville Tenn. 5¢ brick red on grayish laid paper #47X1, plated by prior owner as position 5, bright color, light strike of town cancel and manuscript "X", tiny natural paper wrinkle at top left not mentioned on accompanying 1983 PF certificate. $1,100.

$ 1,100

15387

Nashville, Tenn. 5¢ brick red #61X2, position 6, with blue town postmark, thin spot, magenta manuscript on verso shows through slightly to face but melds well into the color of the stamp. SCV $1,000. $550.

$ 550

15434

Memphis, Tenn. 5¢ red #56X2, used with town cancel, slight soiling, SCV $250. $150.

$ 150

15436

New Orleans, La. 2¢ blue #62X1, unused, no gum, Fine-Very Fine. SCV $225. $180.

$ 180

15438

New Orleans, La. 5¢ yellow brown #62X5, unused, no gum, nice large even margins, Very Fine, $150.

$ 150

15439

New Orleans, La. 5¢ brown #62X3, used, neat town postmark, clipped at upper left, SCV $200. $100.

$ 100

15440

New Orleans, La. 5¢ yellow brown #62X5, unused, 80% OG, Fine, SCV $160. $100.

$ 100

15461

New Orleans, La. 5¢ yellow brown #62X5, unused, no gum, Very Fine, SCV $160. $150.

$ 150

15474

Memphis, Tenn. 5¢ red #56X2, used with town cancel, slight soiling, SCV $250. $200.

$ 200

15651

New Orleans, La, 5¢ brown #62X3 used with PAID straightline cancel, fresh, rich color, horizontal crease, SCV $200. $100.

$ 100

15722

Mobile, Ala, 5¢ blue #58X2 used with town double circle datestamp, tiny faults, SCV $450. $170.

$ 170

15741

Athens, Ga, 5¢ purple #5X1, huge margins all around, rich color, usual grid cancel, slight thin top right margin, Extremely Fine appearance, SCV $1,750, Ex Huys. Old BPA and APEX certificates from when still on cover. $1,600.

$ 1,600

16434

Athens, Ga, 5¢ purple #5X1, type I, upper left sheet margin single used with straightline PAID cancel, small shallow thin and tiniest edge tear at top, Very Fine appearance. SCV $1,750. $850.

$ 850

18221

New 4-2-19

Mobile Ala., 2¢ black #58X1, full to large margins three sides, close at lower left, tied by Mobile Ala. double-circle datestamp on small piece, Very Fine, ex Wishnietsky and Wall, signed Costales. SCV $1,200. $1,000.

$ 1,000

18222

New 4-2-19

Mobile Ala., 5¢ blue #58X2, pair, with large margins except where just in at top left corner, tied by MOBILE / ALA. // SEP / 11 / 1861, double-circle datestamp on small piece, small flaw at top left corner otherwise Fine-Very Fine, ex Powell. SCV $1,050.  $750.                                          

$ 750

18223

New 4-2-19

Nashville Tenn., 5¢ gray #61X4, position 5, tied by blue NASHVILLE cds on piece of pink-lined envelope, tiny toned spot at left, Fine, the TRUE GRAY SHADE IS VERY SCARCE, ex Powell. SCV $1,500. $1,200.

$ 1,200

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