Items for Sale - Postmasters' Provisional Stamps - Section One

Categories

 

In lot descriptions:
SCV = Scott Catalogue Value
CCV = 2012 CSA Catalog Value

CSA Catalog vs. Scott Color Designation Chart

Click on thumbnails to enlarge
and see full item information

Please use Secure Interactive Order Form and carefully read the
Ordering and Sales Policies page before ordering.


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
 

9434

New Orleans, La. 5¢ red brown on bluish #62X4, unused, full original gum, hinge remnant, 2013 SCV $325. $300.

$300
 

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.  

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
To Top